Wednesday TV: The Original Romanovs

Last Czars“The Romanoffs” were already the subject of Matthew Weiner’s streaming series, now they are the subject of the more historical re-dramatization “The Last Czars” (Netflix, streaming), a British series filmed in Lithuania about the fall of the Russian family that stars Ben Cartwright and Susanna Herbert (pictured) but also includes a number of historian talking heads.

Mike Leigh’s new film “Peterloo” (Amazon, streaming) recreates a bloody incident 200 years ago this summer in Manchester, England, when volunteer soldiers attacked 100,000 working class protesters seeking universal suffrage. Rory Kenner, Maxine Peake and Neil Bell star.

“Nova” (PBS, 10 p.m., check local listings) takes a look into a black hole.

There’s a character named Nova on “Queen Sugar” (OWN, 9 pm.), who is having a book launch.

A second season starts for the Australian reality show “Yummy Mummies” (Netflix, streaming), which follows a trio of models turned mothers with lifestyles so indulgent it could be a Chris Lilley parody.

How excited should hospitalized kids be to meet Hootie? Darius Rucker is one of the country stars taking part in “CMT Hometown Heroes” (CMT, 10 p.m.).

“NCIS: The Cases They Can’t Forget” (CBS, 9 p.m.), the summer spin-off that discusses actual cases, focuses on the conviction of a Navy police officer in his girlfriend’s death.

The first vote for eviction on “Big Brother” (CBS, 8 p.m.) is between Ovi and Kat, and another twist is about to be revealed.

June continues to seek her daughter on “The Handmaid’s Tale” (Hulu, streaming).

A root cellar is built on the first of three consecutive episodes of “Homestead Rescue: Surviving the Wild” (Discovery, 8 p.m.).

Tami faces her ex’s health scare on “Basketball Wives” (VH1, 8 p.m.).

On “Grown-ish” (Freeform, 8 p.m.), Zoey heads home for some self-care and detoxing.

Shep gets a puppy on “Southern Charm” (Bravo, 9 p.m.).

There’s a final competition on the first season finale of “Best Room Wins” (Bravo, 10 p.m.).

Sen and Adam return to a changed Kandor on “Krypton” (Syfy, 10 p.m.).

On “The InBetween” (NBC, 10 p.m.), Tom and Damien track a killer targeting high school kids.

A woman with Tourette Syndrome and an autistic man look for jobs on “The Employables” (A&E, 10 p.m.).

It’s down to 16 on “MasterChef” (Fox, 8 p.m.), which seems like a lot.

The upcoming CNN series “The Movies” gets a boost from the sister station Turner Classic Movies by showing a night of classics likely to be covered in it, “North by Northwest” (8 p.m.), “My Fair Lady” (10:30 p.m.), “Casablanca” (1:30 a.m.), “Bringing Up Baby” (3:30 a.m.) and “The Postman Always Rings Twice” (5:15 a.m.). Earlier, its a day of detectives on TCM with the Sherlock Holmes cases, “Silver Blaze” (8 p.m.), “The Woman in Green” (9:15 a.m.) and “Sherlock Holmes in Dressed to Kill” (10:30 a.m.), followed by “Dick Tracy” (midnight), “Dick Tracy vs. Cueball” (1:15 p.m.), “The Testament of Dr. Mabuse” (2:30 p.m.), “Blackmail” (4:45 p.m.) and “Laura” (6:15 p.m.).

Baseball includes Detroit at White Sox (MLB, 2 p.m.), Yankees at Mets (ESPN, 7 p.m.) and Arizona at Dodgers (MLB, 10 p.m.).

The winner of Netherlands vs. Sweden (Fox Sports 1, NBC Sports, Telemundo, 3 p.m.) will determine the opponent to the U.S. in the women’s soccer world cup final.

Men’s soccer includes Chile vs. Peru (Telemundo, 8:30 p.m.) and Jamaica at U.S. (Fox Sports 1, 9:30 p.m.).

Second round play begins at Wimbledon (ESPN, 6 and 11 a.m.).

The NBA summer league has Golden State vs. Miami (NBA, 3 p.m.), Lakers at Sacramento (NBA, 5 p.m.), Cleveland vs. Memphis (NBA, 7 p.m.) and San Antonio at Utah (NBA, 9 p.m.).

Then there’s the FIVB world championships in beach volleyball (NBC Sports, noon).

Daytime Talk

Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest: Kate Hudson, Pitbull, Winston Duke, Daughtry. The View: Joe Biden (rerun). The Talk: Cary Elwes, Jake Busey, Vanessa Williams, Carnie Wilson. Ellen DeGeneres: Minnie Driver, Jon Strands, Maren Morris (rerun). Wendy Williams: Moby (rerun). The Real: Jamele Hill (rerun).

Late Talk

All reruns: Stephen Colbert: Mindy Kaling, Seth Green (rerun). Jimmy Kimmel: Kevin Hart, Marshmello with Chvrches. Jimmy Fallon: Amy Poehler, Ryan Eggold, Vampire Weekend. Seth Meyers: Andy Cohen, Sen. Amy Klobuchar, Regina Spektor. James Corden: Eric Bana, Billie Lourd, Emily Heller. Carson Daly: Sanaa Lathan, Jaime Wyatt, Science Fair. Conan O’Brien: Kevin Nealon.

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