Tuesday TV: ‘Frontline’ Exposé on Flint

Flint-water-crisis-legionnaires-diseaseA new report on the deadly Flint water crisis on “Frontline” (PBS, 10 p.m., check local listings) shows that there may have been about 70 more Legionnaires deaths during the outbreak, rather than the official number of 12, and another 20 initially survived their diagnosis have since died.

It comes after the myths behind the most famous family feud in U.S. history are exposed in a new “American Experience” (PBS, 9 p.m., check local listings) on the Hatfields and McCoys.

A third season comes for the adaptation of Stephen King’s “Mr. Mercedes” (Audience Network, 10 p.m.) starring Brendan Gleeson as a detective still looking into the murder of a dead novelist. What I’ve seen looks good, but the series is hard to find, and for AT&T DirecTV subscribers only.

Colorful former NBA star Dennis Rodman is profiled in a new ESPN “30 for 30” documentary “Rodman: For Better or Worse” (ESPN, 9 p.m.).

The documentary “Evelyn” (Netflix, streaming) chronicles filmmaker Orlando von Eiseiedel’s walk across the UK in memory of his brother.

Like “Catfish,” another new MTV show shows another facet of modern relationships defined like a slang term in the new “Ghosted: Love Gone Missing” (MTV, 9 and 10 p.m.) about friends and lovers who suddenly are out of the picture. It debuts with two episodes.

“Bill Burr: Paper Tiger” (Netflix, streaming) is his new stand-up comedy special, taped in London.

There’s a new season of the most polite international variation of “The Real Life,” “Terrace House: Tokyo 2019-2020” (Netflix, streaming).

I’ll probably disagree with what’s said about rock ’n’ roll origins on “Adam Ruins Everything” (truTV, 10 p.m.).

There’s a portrait challenge on “Ink Master” (Paramount, 10 p.m.).

Emily feels threatened by a friendship between a couple of “The Real Housewives of Orange County” (Bravo, 9 p.m.).

“Intervention” (A&E, 9 p.m.) reaches a season finale.


Semifinals continue on “America’s Got Talent” (NBC, 8 p.m.).

As “Bachelor in Paradise” (ABC, 8 p.m.) gets close to its conclusion, couples start breaking up.

EZ and Angel reconnect on “Mayans M.C.” (FX, 10 p.m.).

Both “Bring the Funny” (NBC, 10 p.m.) and “The Next Big Thing” (BET, 10 p.m.) name winners in their finale.

It’s opening day at the new BBQ business on “Undercover Billionaire” (Discovery, 10 p.m.).

The trio is trapped on an alien world on “Pandora” (CW, 8 p.m.).

“Dance Moms” (Lifetime, 8:50 p.m.) play Pictionary before the reunion at 9.

“Chopped” (Food, 9 p.m.) explores aspects of melted cheese.

It’s the season finale on “Deadliest Catch” (Discovery, 9 p.m.), and on “First Responders Live” (Fox, 9 p.m.).

“Mysteries Decoded” (CW, 9 p.m.) looks at the upcoming storming of Area 51.

An injury threatens Zoey’s Bollywood recital on “The Little Couple” (TLC, 9 p.m.).

The Tuesday night salute to Sidney Poitier continues on Turner Classic Movies with “A Raisin in the Sun” (8 p.m.), “The Slender Thread” (10:15 p.m.), “A Patch of Blue” (midnight), “Lillies of the Field” (2 a.m.), “All the Young Men” (3:45 a.m.) and “The Long Ships” (5:30 a.m.). Earlier in the day are mostly murder suspense movies, with “Fingers at the Window” (7:30 a.m.), “High Wall” (9 a.m.), “The Mad Miss Manton” (10:45 a.m.), “Bedlam” (12:15 p.m.), “Signpost to Murder” (1:45 p.m.) and “Gaslight” (6:15 p.m.). But there is also “Quo Vadis” (3:15 p.m.).

Baseball includes Atlanta at Philadelphia (MLB, 7 p.m.) and Cubs at San Diego (MLB, 10 p.m.).

Soccer has Kosovo at England (ESPN2, 2:30 p.m.) in a UEFA Euro qualifier and Uruguay at U.S. (Fox Sports 1, 8 p.m.) in an international friendly.

Daytime Talk

Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest: Ashton Kutcher, Bill Skarsgård. The View: Malcolm Gladwell. Ellen DeGeneres: Melissa McCarthy. Kelly Clarkson: Ellen DeGeneres, John Legend. Wendy Williams: Robin Thede (rerun). The Real: Deon Cole, Yvette Nicole Brown (rerun).

Late Talk

Stephen Colbert: Ansel Elgort, Jodi Kantor, Megan Twohey. Jimmy Kimmel: Ed Helms, Don Lemon. Jimmy Fallon: Jennifer Lopez, Russell Westbrook. Seth Meyers: John McEnroe, Toni Collette, the Hold Steady. James Corden: Kris Jenner, half alive. Carson Daly: Luis Guzman, Houndmouth, Jessica Parker Kennedy (rerun). Trevor Noah: Brad Smith. David Spade: Bhad Bhabie, Donnell Rowlings, Guy Barnum. Conan O’Brien: Sona Movsesian (rerun).

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