Wednesday TV: A New Line of ‘Suits’

SuitsWith Meghan Markel having left for a better position (in the royal family), and Patrick J. Adams, who played her new husband on the show, gone too, “Suits” (USA, 9 p.m.) gets a major overhaul for its eighth season that starts tonight. New season regulars include such familiar faces as Katherine Heigl, Dulé Hill and Amanda Schull. And hey, the opening credits sequence has changed too.

Hollywood takes advantage of the post All-Star break to bring athletes together for The 2018 ESPYs (ABC, 8 p.m.) hosted by Danica Patrick. Because athletes need more trophies.

“Code Black” (CBS, 10 p.m.) fades to black after tonight’s series finale after three seasons that features a plane crash.

A good use of summer air time is to run documentaries. “Girl Got Game” (CW, 8 p.m.) follows one of the few all-women teams in eSports and the first to land a major sponsor, as they prepare to play “Counter-Strike: Global Offensive” at a tournament in Poland.

Speaking of eSports, the “Overwatch League Playoffs” (Disney XD, 8 p.m.) have the New York Excelsior vs. Philadelphia Fusion in game 1 of a semifinals round. It’s followed by the Los Angeles Valiant vs. London Spitfire at 10 p.m.

The famous escape from Alcatraz in 1962 gets another look in “Alcatraz Escape: The Lost Evidence” (History, 8 p.m.).

“Big Brother” (CBS, 8 p.m.) has its power of veto competition as the bros are the block.

A day before they reconvene for a panel at ComicCon Thursday, the cast of “Breaking Bad,” marking the 10th anniversary of its premiere, chat with “Conan” (TBS, 11 p.m.).

Tibetan monks and snow leopards co-exist on the mountains in “Himalaya: Kingdoms of the Sky” (PBS, 10 p.m.).

It would be a good time to miss a new “Full Frontal with Samantha Bee” (TBS, 10:30 p.m.). I mean to say would not.

The original “Catfish: The TV Show” (MTV, 9 p.m.) is followed by a variation, “Catfish: Trolls” (MTV, 10 p.m.) with Charlamagne Tha God and Raymond Braun.

New to Sharkfest is “Shark Kill Zone” (Nat Geo Wild, 9 p.m.).

The team tries to save a wrongly imprisoned boy on “Reverie” (NBC, 10 p.m.).

Contestants on “Master Chef” (Fox, 8 p.m.) work with a mystery box with seafood.

“Gordon Ramsay’s 24 Hours to Hell in Back” (Fox, 9 p.m.) tries to save a Mexican restaurant in L.A.

Families are tested on their Disney Channel knowledge on “QUIZney” (Disney, 9 p.m.).

On “Colony” (USA, 10 p.m.) Will and the Outliers fight to save Kynes.

A mysterious sickness affects Hope on “The Originals” (CW, 9 p.m.).

“The Real Housewives of New York City” (Bravo, 9 p.m.) arrive in Cartagena, Colombia.

Animals are a challenge to human survival on “Earth’s Natural Wonders” (PBS, 8 p.m., check local listings).

On “Little Women: LA” (Lifetime, 8 p.m.) Penny may need surgery.

It’s Mother’s Day on “Black Ink Crew: Chicago” (VH1, 8 p.m.).

Graves embraces his dark side on “SIX” (History, 10 p.m.).

The Philadelphia Eagles mascot wanders into “TKO: Total Knock Out” (CBS, 9 p.m.).

It’s the “Seatbelt Psychic” (Lifetime, 10 p.m.) vs. “Dr. Pimple Popper” (TLC, 10 p.m.).

On the first of two episodes of “Young & Hungry” (Freeform, 8 p.m.), Gabi gets a motorcycle as a gift, but Josh won’t let her ride it.

Somebody wants extreme summer tan injections on “Botched” (E!, 9 p.m.).

“Ozzy and Jack’s World Detour” (A&E, 9 p.m.) goes to Missouri.

Fat Joe, Blac Chyna, Charlamagne Tha God and Eva Marcille are on “Hip Hop Squares” (VH1, 9 p.m.), then Erykah Badu, Christina Milian and Eva Marcille at 9:30 p.m.

Turner Classic Movies looks at depictions of slavery in film in “Gone With the Wind” (8 p.m.), “Uncle Tom’s Cabin” (midnight), “The Littlest Rebel” (2:15 a.m.) and “A Raisin in the Sun” (3:45 a.m.). The two night focus concludes July 25.

The only baseball around is the Class AAA All-Star Game (MLB, 7 p.m.).

Auto racing has NASCAR’s Eldora Dirt Derby (Fox Sports 1, 9 p.m.).

In the WNBA with Indiana at Minnesota (NBA, 1 p.m.).

Stage 11 of the Tour de France (NBC Sports, 8 p.m.) runs from Albertville to La Rosiére Espace San Bernardo.

Daytime Talk

Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest: Kristin Chenoweth, Josh Beckerman, Beni Cwiakala. The View: Joel McHale, Daveed Diggs. The Talk: Mena Suvari, Ellen K, Dr. Habib Sadegh, Cheryl Ladd. Harry Connick: Guillermo Diaz, Billy Ray Cyrus (rerun). Steve Harvey: Howie Mandel, Snoop Dogg, Kim Zolciack, Mercedes Mason, Debbie Gibson, Mario Lopez, Jeff Lewis (rerun). Ellen DeGeneres: Kristen Bell, DNCE (rerun). Wendy Williams: Chaka Khan, Taylor Dayne.

Late Talk

Stephen Colbert: Anderson Cooper, Andy Cohen, Dominic Cooper, Beck. Jimmy Kimmel: Magic Johnson, Lakeith Stansfield, Lil Baby. Jimmy Fallon: Amanda Seyfried, Daveed Diggs, Wiz Khalifa with Swae Lee. Seth Meyers: Christine Baranski, Niecy Nash, Miranda Lambert, Emmanuelle Caplette. James Corden: Steven Tyler, Morena Saccharin, Kacey Musgraves (rerun). Carson Daly: Jesse Spencer, Makeness, Christine Evangelista (rerun). Trevor Noah: Annie Lowery. Conan O’Brien: Bryan Cranston, Aaron Paul, Anna Dunn, Dean Norris, Betsy Brant, R.J. Mitte, Giancarlo Esposito, Bob Odenkirk, Vince Gilligan.

 

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