Reasons to Set Your TiVo: Hot TV Shows This Week | June 15-21, 2019
Ben Affleck and Matt Damon team up again. MTV presents its 2019 Movie & TV Awards. Stephen Curry (yes, that Stephen Curry) produces and stars in a reality competition. You’ve got to see what is hitting your TV in week three of June. Here’s what to set your TiVo® for on network TV, Netflix®, and MTV®.
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2019 NBA Draft
Live event. Thursday, June 20. ESPN. New.
Live from Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. The National Basketball Association (NBA) teams will take turns selecting US college basketball players, along with international athletes and other eligible players. To get excited for this life-changing event for young basketball players, watch Jalen Rose below as he reflects on being picked in the 1994 NBA draft.
Important: Make sure to record this one on your TiVo! The SKIP button will skip more than just the commercials – you can also use it to skip directly to the next draft pick.
City on a Hill
Drama. Sunday June 16, 9pm. Showtime. New.
Co-producers Ben Affleck and Matt Damon team up again, this time with stars Kevin Bacon, Jonathan Tucker, and Aldis Hodge. An assistant district attorney partners with a respected-but-corrupt FBI veteran, and together their investigation work grows to both leverage and undermine the power and authority of Boston’s entire criminal justice system.
2019 MTV Movie & TV Awards
Special/Live Event. Monday June 17, 9pm. MTV. New.
Last year saw Black Panther and Stranger Things leave with armfuls of awards. Who will be the big winners this year?
Reality Competition.Thursday June 20, 8pm. ABC. New.
Warriors MVP Stephen Curry puts on his executive producer hat in this head-to-head mini golf reality competition. Each episode, one putt-putter will take home $25,000, a “Golden Putter” trophy and a “Holey Moley” plaid jacket. Oh, and Curry stars as the resident golf pro on the course.
Drama. Thursday June 20, 10pm. ABC. New.
A one-hour drama that is being described as “sexy” and “action-packed.” Cat Chambers (Poppy Montgomery) is an ex-thief, now-fixer for the governor of an island paradise. Who better than an ex-criminal to understand the minds of criminals and uncover scandal? Of course as she rehashes relationships on both sides of the law, drama is soon to follow.
Comedy. Friday June 21. Netflix. New.
Stand-up legend Gabriel Iglesias stars in this feel-good series as a happy-go-lucky high school history teacher who works with gifted, outcast kids.
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