What’s on TV Thursday: ‘Grown-ish’ on Freeform; the Tokyo Summer Olympics continue

A young woman and a young man talk to her father.
Yara Shahidi, left, Trevor Jackson and Anthony Anderson in a new episode of the spinoff comedy “Grown-ish” on Freeform.
(Tiffany Roohani / Freeform)

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Big Brother (N) 8 p.m. CBS

Beat Shazam (N) 8 p.m. Fox

Grown-ish After learning that he has been expelled, Vivek (Jordan Buhat) is filled with dread at the prospect of breaking the news to his parents. In the aftermath of the debacle in Mexico, Zoey’s (Yara Shahidi) dad (guest star Anthony Anderson) questions several of her recent choices. Diggy Simmons also stars in this new episode of the spinoff comedy. 8 p.m. Freeform

After starring in a ‘Grown-ish’ subplot where art met life, the Bailey sisters reflect on creating together — even while thousands of miles apart.

March 11, 2021

What Not to Design (N) 8 p.m. HGTV

Jersey Shore: Family Vacation (N) 8 p.m. MTV

Love Island (N) 9 p.m. CBS

The Outpost Garret (Jack Stormoen) is released but his freedom means he’ll have to serve a new ruler in this new episode. Talon and Zed (Jessica Green, Reece Ritchie) discover a tragedy when they return to save the Blackbloods. Georgia May Foote also stars. 9 p.m. The CW


We open in a sort of Whole Middle Earth Marketplace. Ruffians, rapscallions, scoundrels.

July 9, 2018

Top Chef Amateurs (N) 9 p.m. Bravo

Restaurant: Impossible (N) 9 p.m. Food Network


2021 NBA Draft NBA teams select the latest class of recruits at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. The Detroit Pistons choose first, followed by the Houston Rockets, Cleveland Cavaliers and Toronto Raptors. The first pick will likely be Oklahoma State guard/forward Cade Cunningham, with G League guard Jalen Green, USC center Evan Mobley and Gonzaga point guard Jalen Suggs also expected to go early.5 p.m. ABC; 5 and 8 p.m. ESPN

In what order will Cade Cunningham, Jalen Green and Evan Mobley be selected at the start of the 2021 NBA draft on Thursday? We sort through the options.

July 27, 2021

Tokyo Olympics

The Tokyo Olympics has already offered a unique experience for the reporters who are covering the Games for the first time.

July 21, 2021

Table tennis Women’s singles finals (tape) 7 a.m. NBCSP; men’s singles semifinals (tape) 9:30 a.m. USA; men’s singles final (tape) Friday 5:45 a.m. USA

Beach volleyball Qualifying rounds: Men’s (Brazil versus Netherlands) and women’s (Brazil versus Canada) (tape) 7:30 a.m. USA; women’s group play: Ross/Klineman (U.S.) versus Keizer/Meppelink (Netherlands) (live) 5 p.m. CNBC; group play (tape) 7 p.m. USA; men’s pool play: Dalhausser/Lucena (U.S.) versus Azaad/Capogrosso (Argentina) (tape) 8 p.m. NBCSP

Women’s handball Montenegro versus Norway (tape) 8:15 a.m. NBCSP; (tape) 11 a.m. NBCSP

Badminton Women’s doubles quarterfinals and men’s singles round of 16 (tape) 9:30 a.m. NBCSP; women’s singles quarterfinals (tape) 9 p.m. CNBC

Rowing, cycling BMX, water polo, volleyball, canoe slalom, swimming Rowing finals; cycling BMX racing quarterfinals; men’s water polo (U.S. versus Italy); women’s volleyball (U.S. versus Turkey), women’s whitewater canoe slalom finals; qualifying heats in swimming (tape) 10 a.m. NBC

Archery Men’s and women’s individual preliminary rounds (tape) 10:15 a.m. NBCSP; women’s individual elimination rounds (tape) 9 p.m. USA


Men’s golf First round: Justin Thomas, Rory McIlroy, Hideki Matsuyama, Collin Morikawa, Xander Schauffele, Viktor Hovland, Shane Lowry and Patrick Reed are expected to compete 11 a.m. Golf; second round (live) 3:30 p.m. and 4 a.m. Golf

Fencing Women’s team foil final (tape) 11 a.m. USA

Rowing Men’s and women’s pair and lightweight double sculls finals A-B and single sculls finals (D-F) (tape) Noon NBCSP and 8:30 p.m. USA

Shooting Women’s trap final (tape) 12:15 p.m. USA

Judo Repechage, semifinal and medal matches in the women’s 78kg and men’s 100kg weight classes (tape) 12:45 p.m. USA

Women’s volleyball Group B: China versus Russia (tape) 1 and 11 p.m. NBCSP; Group B: U.S. versus Turkey (tape) 6 p.m. NBCSP

Boxing Early-round bouts in the women’s flyweight, men’s featherweight and men’s middleweight divisions to decide quarterfinalists (tape) 1:15 p.m. USA

Canoe slalom Women’s whitewater (C-1) semifinal and final 2 p.m. USA

Women’s rugby Group play match (tape) 3 and 10 p.m. NBCSP; quarterfinal (live) 1:30 a.m. USA

Men’s basketball Spain versus Argentina 3 p.m. USA

Gymnastics, swimming, track and field Women’s gymnastics all-around event, swimming finals in the women’s 200-meter breaststroke, men’s 200-meter backstroke, women’s 100-meter freestyle and men’s 200-meter individual medley 5, 11:35 p.m. NBC


U.S. gymnast Simone Biles pulls out of two events at the Tokyo Olympics because of mental health issues. Other athletes understand the struggle.

July 28, 2021

Men’s water polo U.S. versus Italy (tape) 5 p.m. NBCSP

Track and field Men’s 400-meter hurdles; women’s 800m; men’s steeplechase; women’s 100-meter first rounds; men’s high jump qualifying and more (live) 5 p.m. USA

Rowing, women’s rugby Men’s and women’s eight finals and single sculls finals A-C; U.S. versus Australia (live) 6 p.m. CNBC

BMX racing Finals (live) 7 p.m. CNBC

Men’s volleyball Group B: Brazil versus U.S. (live) 7:55 p.m. CNBC

Women’s rugby U.S. versus Australia (tape) 8:30 p.m. NBC

Track and field, cycling BMX racing Track and field qualifying rounds, including men’s 400-meter hurdles, women’s 800m, men’s steeplechase, women’s 100-meter and men’s high jump; finals in cycling BMX racing (tape) 9:05 p.m. NBC

Women’s basketball U.S. versus Japan (live) 9:30 p.m. USA

Trampoline gymnastics Qualifications and finals: compulsory and voluntary routines (live) 10 p.m. CNBC

Women’s water polo, archery Group B: U.S. versus Russia; women’s individual archery final (live) 11:30 p.m. CNBC

Diving Women’s 3-meter springboard preliminary round (live) 11:30 p.m. USA

Women’s soccer Quarterfinal (live) 1 a.m. NBCSP; quarterfinal (live) Friday 3 a.m. NBCSP; quarterfinal (live) Friday 5 a.m. NBCSP

Swimming Heats in the 50-meter freestyle, men’s 1,500-meter freestyle and more (live) Friday 3 a.m. USA

Track and field Morning session (live) Friday 3:05 a.m. NBC

Here’s everything you need to know about the Tokyo Olympics, including Katie Ledecky and Simone Biles’ dominance and Southern California’s influence on the Games.

July 18, 2021


Baseball Regional coverage, 9 a.m., 12:30, 4 and 7 p.m. MLB; the Dodgers visit the San Francisco Giants, 12:30 p.m. SportsNetLA; the Oakland Athletics visit the Angels, 6:30 p.m. BSW


2021 CONCACAF Gold Cup Qatar versus United States, 4:30 p.m. FS1; Mexico versus Canada, 7 p.m. FS1


CBS This Morning Physician Elisabeth Rosenthal; Elizabeth Banks. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS

Today COVID-19; Michael Phelps; Keir Simmons. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC

KTLA Morning News (N) 7 a.m. KTLA

Good Morning America Sofia Carson performs; Jack Whitehall; Old Dominion. (N) 7 a.m. KABC

Good Day L.A. (N) 7 a.m. KTTV

Live With Kelly and Ryan Emily Mortimer (“The Pursuit of Love”); A Great Big World performs; guest cohost Maria Menounos. (N) 9 a.m. KABC

The View Audra McDonald. (N) 10 a.m. KABC

The Talk Sarah Michelle Gellar; Daymond John guest cohosts. (N) 1 p.m. KCBS

Amanpour and Company (N) 11 p.m. KCET; midnight KVCR; 1 a.m. KLCS

The Late Show With Stephen Colbert Keegan Michael-Key; Tones And I perform. 11:35 p.m. KCBS

Jimmy Kimmel Live! Megan Fox; Jay Pharoah; Amorphous; Kelly Rowland. 11:35 p.m. KABC

The Late Late Show With James Corden David Tennant; Joy Downer performs. 12:37 a.m. KCBS

Nightline (N) 12:37 a.m. KABC


Mississippi Grind (2015) 9 a.m. TMC

Twins (1988) 9:30 a.m. Showtime

Dallas Buyers Club (2013) 9:49 a.m. Starz

The Aviator (2004) 10:30 a.m. HBO

Love Crazy (1941) 10:45 a.m. TCM

Hit! (1973) 11 a.m. TMC

In Good Company (2004) 11:09 a.m. Cinemax

Junior (1994) 11:30 a.m. Showtime

Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991) 11:30 a.m. Syfy

Young Adult (2011) 12:35 p.m. Epix

The Rover (2014) 1:15 p.m. TMC

Fashions of 1934 (1934) 2 p.m. TCM

Chaplin (1992) 2:10 p.m. Epix

Men of Honor (2000) 2:30 p.m. AMC

The Legend of Bagger Vance (2000) 3:15 p.m. Showtime

Looper (2012) 3:26 p.m. Starz

The Breakfast Club (1985) 3:30 p.m. Freeform

The Hangover (2009) 3:30 p.m. FX

Dear White People (2014) 4:35 p.m. Epix

Hell or High Water (2016) 5:30 p.m. AMC

The Last of the Mohicans (1992) 5:30 p.m. Showtime

Bill & Ted Face the Music (2020) 6:25 p.m. Epix

The Nutty Professor (1996) 7 p.m. BET

O Brother, Where Art Thou? (2000) 8 p.m. AMC

Fargo (1996) 8 p.m. Epix

Instant Family (2018) 8 and 10:30 p.m. FX

Rio (2011) 8 p.m. Nickelodeon

Mid90s (2018) 8 p.m. TMC

The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005) 9 p.m. HBO

Pretty in Pink (1986) 9 p.m. LOGO

Spring Breakers (2012) 9:30 p.m. TMC

GalaxyQuest (1999) 9:40 p.m. Epix

Hacksaw Ridge (2016) 10:05 p.m. Cinemax

Crocodile Dundee (1986) 10:30 p.m. AMC

A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood (2019) 10:33 p.m. Encore

TV highlights for July 25-31 include the Tokyo Olympics, the “Jungle Cruise” movie with Dwayne Johnson and the series finale of “Good Witch”

July 25, 2021

TV Grids for the entire week of July 25 - 31 in PDF format for easy downloading and printing

July 23, 2021

Movies on TV this week July 25: ‘Bonnie and Clyde’ on TCM; ‘Forrest Gump’ on AMC; ‘Jaws’ on Animal Planet; ‘Dead Man Walking’ on Cinemax and more

July 23, 2021

Movies on TV for the entire week, July 25 - 31 in interactive PDF format for easy downloading and printing

July 23, 2021


What’s on TV: Television listings

Looking for what to watch on TV? Here are the television listings from the Los Angeles Times in printable PDF files.

June 18, 2021