Thursday TV: Amy Schumer’s Pregnancy

expecting-amy-hboComedian Amy Schumer shares her pregnancy and demonstrates how she puts a stand-up special together on the three-part documentary “Expecting Amy” (HBO Max, streaming). It accompanies another new offering for the relatively new streaming service, the animated comedy “Close Enough” (HBO Max, streaming) about 30-something roommates in L.A. From “Regular Show” animator J.G. Quintel, it was  originally developed (and dropped) by TBS.

The new anime series “Japan Sinks: 2020” (Netflix, streaming), based on a sci-fi novel by Sakyo Komatsu, follows a family affected by a string of earthquakes.

Animation is mixed with live action in the comedy sketch compendium “Cake” (FXX, 10 p.m.), which returns for a third season.

The latest physical challenge show based on a childhood game begins its regular cable run. “Cannonball” (USA, 8 p.m.) is hosted by Rocsi Diaz and the WWE’s Mike “The Miz” Mizanin. It joins the similarly raucous “Holey Moley II: The Sequel” (ABC, 8 p.m.) and “Don’t” (ABC, 9 p.m.).

There’s yet another house flipping show starting. This one travels: “Flipping Across America” (HGTV, 9 p.m.).

TLC has had a lot of shows about women of the 600-pound variety, now there’s one about the “World’s Smallest Woman” (TLC, 10 p.m.). The 24-inch-tall Jyoti Amge was first seen on “American Horror Story,” now she shares her own life in a special.

“Chrisley Knows Best” (USA, 9 p.m.) begins an 11th season, and everyone is getting very old.

The relationships of the women in “The Bold Type” (Freeform, 10 p.m.) are explored, one by one.

“Burden of Truth” (CW, 8 p.m.) reaches its season finale with a big court showdown.

There are a pair of episodes of “Blindspot” (NBC, 8 and 9 p.m.) as it approaches its finale later this month.

“The Real Housewives of New York City” (Bravo, 9 p.m.) go to the Berkshires.

Fourth of July TV fare is consumed by “Celebrity Watch Party” (Fox, 8 p.m.). Besides fireworks, there was probably “Hamilton.”

On “Double Shot at Love with DJ Pauly & Vinny” (MTV, 8 p.m.), Pauly and Nikki rekindle their fling. Then they return to help out a mean “Revenge Prank” (MTV, 9:30 p.m.).

Competitors on “Treasure Island with Bear Grylls” (Discovery, 8 p.m.) are nearing their end.

Betrayal runs deep in the season finale of “In the Dark” (CW, 9 p.m.); a third season will be coming, despite its low ratings.

It’s hometown visit day for the three finalists on “Labor of Love” (Fox, 9 p.m.).

Mike dodges bears to pick up his goat kill on “Mountain Men” (History, 9 p.m.).

Russell Peters, Yara Shahidi, Michelle Buteau and Jeremy Sisto play “To Tell the Truth” (ABC, 10 p.m.).

Turner Classic Movies pays tribute to actor Max Von Sydow, who died in March at 90, with “Hannah and Her Sisters” (8 p.m.), “The Seventh Seal” (10 p.m.), “The Emigrants” (midnight), “The Virgin Spring” (2:45 a.m.) and “Hour of the Wolf” (4:15 a.m.). During the day is a marathon of films featuring the 1940s detective The Falcon: “The Falcon Strikes Back” (7:30 a.m.), “The Falcon in Danger” (8:45 a.m.), “The Falcon and the Co-Eds” (10 a.m.), “The Falcon Out West” (11:30 a.m.), “The Falcon in Mexico” (1 p.m.), “The Falcon in Hollywood” (2:30 p.m.), “The Falcon in San Francisco” (4 p.m.), “The Falcon’s Alibi” (5:30 p.m.) and “The Falcon’s Adventure” (6:45 p.m.).

The MLS Tournament continues with New York City FC vs. Philadelphia (ESPN, 9 a.m.).

There’s first round play in the PGA’s Workday Charity Open (Golf, 3 p.m.).

NASCAR runs its Shady Rays 200 (Fox Sports 1, 8 p.m.).

Daytime Talk

Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest: Regina Hall, Gabby Barrett. The View: Rep. Mike Kelly, Rebecca Jarvis (rerun). The Talk: Peter Gallagher,  Karamo Brown. Kelly Clarkson: Mayim Bialik, Max Greenfield, Chloe x Halle, Craig Susser. Wendy Williams: Mally Roncal, Sharon Carpenter (rerun). The Real: Patricia Heaton, CeeLo Green, Shani James (rerun).

Late Talk

Stephen Colbert: Wesley Lowery, Judd Apatow (rerun). Jimmy Kimmel: Billy Porter, Kim Petras, Billy Eichner. Jimmy Fallon: Alex Rodriguez, Rhett & Link, Tones and I (rerun). Seth Meyers: Amanda Peet, Ramy Youssef, Patrisse Cullors, Tim McGraw (rerun). James Corden: Terry Crews, Old Dominion (rerun). Lilly Singh: Abby Elliott, Adam Pally (rerun). Conan O’Brien: Jameela Jamil.

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