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From Serena at Wimbledon to ‘Stranger Things’ – here’s what to watch this week


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Sit back, relax, and get ready for a week of great viewing:


“Disney’s Summer Magic Quest”: It’s all fun and games as the seasonal competition returns. (Disney, 7 p.m.)

“BET Awards 2022”: Taraji P. Henson hosts, Lizzo performs and Sean “Diddy” Combs collects a career achievement award. (BET, other networks, 8 p.m.)

“Ice Road Killer”: A mother and daughter try to outrun a madman in this new TV movie. (Lifetime, 8 p.m.)

“Citizen Ashe”: Tennis legend and civil rights activist Arthur Ashe is profiled in this 2021 documentary. (CNN, 9 p.m.)

“Westworld”: The sci-fi drama is back, and at this point, we’re rooting for the androids. With Evan Rachel Wood and Thandiwe Newton. (HBO, 9 p.m.)

“The Chi”: This compelling drama set on the South Side of Chicago begins its fifth season. (Showtime, 9 p.m.)

“Who Is Ghislaine Maxwell?”: Deceased financier and convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein’s partner in crime is profiled in this new docuseries. (Starz, 9 p.m.)

“College Hill: Celebrity Edition”: Nene Leakes and Lamar Odom are some of the famous faces taking part in a new edition of this reality series. (BET, 11:30 p.m.)


“American Dynasty”: The Bushes, Kennedys, Vanderbilts and Gettys are among the rich and powerful families featured in this new docuseries. (Fox Nation)

“Martin Clunes: Islands of the Pacific”: The star of “Doc Martin” takes a tropical vacay in his latest travel series. (Acorn TV)

Wimbledon 2022: Live coverage of the storied tennis tournament gets underway from London. (ESPN, ESPN+, 6 a.m.; through July 10)

“Hiding in Plain Sight: Youth Mental Illness”: A critical issue is given the attention it deserves in this two-night documentary from producer Ken Burns. (PBS, 9 p.m.; also Tuesday)

Cristela Alonzo's second Netflix special, "Middle Classy," will premiere June 28. (Beth Dubber/Netflix/TNS)Cristela Alonzo’s second Netflix special, “Middle Classy,” will premiere June 28. (Beth Dubber/Netflix/TNS)


“Cristela Alonzo: Middle Classy”: The comic and former sitcom star is movin’ on up in this new stand-up special. (Netflix)

“Only Murders in the Building”: Steve Martin, Martin Short and Selena Gomez are back on the case for a second season of this mystery comedy. (Hulu)

“Endangered”: Journalists talk about how freedom of the press is under fire at home and abroad in this new documentary. (HBO, 9 p.m.)


“All Star Shore”: Cast members from “Jersey Shore,” “RuPaul’s Drag Race,” etc., co-habitate in this new series. (Paramount+)

“Baymax!”: The inflatable robot from Disney’s 2014 animated tale “Big Hero 6” gets his own show. (Disney+)

“Beauty”: A young, gifted and Black singer finds herself on the fast track to fame in this star-studded 2022 drama. (Netflix)

“The Upshaws”: This Black family sitcom is back for Season 2. With Mike Epps, Kim Fields and Wanda Sykes. (Netflix)

“Right to Offend: The Black Comedy Revolution”: Kevin Hart, Tiffany Haddish and others salute the likes of Richard Pryor and Moms Mabley in this two-night special. (A&E, 9 p.m.; also Thursday)

“Planet California”: The two-part nature documentary about the Golden State concludes. (PBS, 10 p.m.)

“More Power”: “Home Improvement’s” Tim Allen and Richard Karn reunite for a bit more tool time in this new series. (History, 10 and 10:30 p.m.)


“Bastard!! Heavy Metal, Dark Fantasy”: The title says it all in this new anime series based on a Japanese manga. (Netflix)

“The Long Night”: A yuppie couple learn the limits of Southern hospitality in this 2022 supernatural thriller. (Shudder)

“Naked Mole Rat Gets Dressed: The Underground Rock Experience”: The titular rodent gets gussied up in this animated musical based on the children’s book. (HBO Max)

“Me or the Menu”: Can their relationships survive opening a restaurant together? Find out in this new unscripted series. (Food Network, 10 p.m.)

"Stranger Things" ends Season 4 this week. From left: Caleb McLaughlin as Lucas Sinclair, Gaten Matarazzo as Dustin Henderson and Sadie Sink as Max Mayfield. (Netflix/TNS)“Stranger Things” ends Season 4 this week. From left: Caleb McLaughlin as Lucas Sinclair, Gaten Matarazzo as Dustin Henderson and Sadie Sink as Max Mayfield. (Netflix/TNS)


“Carl Weber’s The Black Hamptons”: It’s old money versus new money in this soapy new drama. (BET+)

“The Princess”: “The Kissing Booth’s” Joey King goes medieval in this rollicking 2022 action comedy/fairy tale mashup. (Hulu)

“Stranger Things”: Our young heroes try to vanquish the villainous Vecna in the closing episodes of the fantasy drama’s fourth season. (Netflix)

“The Terminal List”: “Jurassic World’s” Chris Pratt plays a Navy SEAL caught up in a conspiracy in this new action drama. With Constance Wu. (Prime Video)


“Jailbreak Lovers”: “The Good Witch’s” Catherine Bell falls for a felon in this new, fact-based TV movie. (Lifetime)

“The Contractor”: Chris Pine plays a former special forces soldier forced to find employment elsewhere in this 2022 action drama. (Showtime, 9 p.m.)

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