Right here’s what’s occurring on the planet of tv for Thursday, August 5. All occasions are Japanese.
Grown-ish (Freeform, 8:00 p.m.): This Kenya Barris spin-off of Black-ish hasn’t flinched from taking up stronger fare, particularly throughout Zoey’s (Yara Shahidi) senior yr of faculty. “A Boy Is A Gun” is the primary episode in a two-parter overlaying the crew’s response and response to the police homicide of an unarmed Black man.
American Horror Tales (FX on Hulu, 12:01 a.m.): The most recent installment in Ryan Murphy and Brad Falchuk’s newest FX anthology collection is titled “Ba’al,” and stars American Horror Story alums Billie Lourd and Chad James Buchanan, in addition to Jake Choi from the dearly departed Single Parents. Dane Diliegro—of the forthcoming Monsters Of California, and who was credited because the “Hero Walker” in The Walking Dead season 10—will play Ba’al in an episode that sees a spouse do “the unthinkable for an opportunity at a profitable being pregnant.” Seems like some Rosemary’s Baby meets American Gods sort shit to us; we’ll wait to study what Juan Barquin thinks. However perhaps you may glean extra from the sneak peek that FX shared on Twitter:
RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars (Paramount+, 3:01 a.m.): A fast reminder that protection on this All Stars season is embargoed till 9:15 p.m., so search for our recap then.
Departure (Peacock, 3:01 a.m.): Archie Panjabi and the late nice Christopher Plummer star on this present about transportation bureau investigators, which returns for a second season. The brand new season kicks off at the moment with six episodes, which middle on the investigation of a “derailment of an experimental high-speed prepare in rural Michigan.” Kendra Malley (Panjabi) is helming post-crash evaluation; serving to (or hindering) the group this yr are Donal Logue and Jason O’Mara.
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