TV This Week June 22 - 28: ‘Outlaw Prophet: Warren Jeffs’

Tony Goldwyn stars in “Outlaw Prophet: Warren Jeffs” on Lifetime.
Tony Goldwyn stars in the new docudrama “Outlaw Prophet: Warren Jeffs” on Lifetime.
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This week’s TV Movies



Live from Beverly Hills — but streamed, not broadcast — it’s the “41st Daytime Emmy Awards” hosted by Kathy Griffin. 5 p.m.

Muslims in Yuba City, Calif., exercise their constitutional right to freedom of religion in the new documentary “An American Mosque.” 6:30 p.m. KOCE

Josh Groban, Brad Paisley, Kesha and Ludacris — and viewers using a special app — will choose the next “Rising Star” in this singing competition. 9 p.m. ABC

It’s all for one and so on and so forth in 17th-century France in the new drama “The Musketeers” based on the tales by Alexandre Dumas. 9 p.m. BBC America


Bad times are rolling in Bon Temp when “True Blood” returns for its final season. 9 p.m. HBO

“Drop Dead Diva” gives up the ghost when this fantasy series starring Brooke Elliott presents its final episode. 9 p.m. Lifetime

Spoiler alert! Capt. “Sully” Sullenberger saves the day in the special “Miracle Landing on the Hudson.” 9 p.m. National Geographic Channel

In a world devastated by a deadly virus, “The Last Ship” may be humanity’s last hope in this new action-drama. Eric Dane, Adam Baldwin and Rhona Mitra star. 9 p.m. TNT

In a world devastated by an alien invasion, humanity soldiers on in the season premiere of “Falling Skies.” 10 p.m. TNT


“The Case Against 8" details Supreme Court decision that overturned California’s same-sex marriage ban. 9 p.m. HBO

An aspiring young filmmaker chronicles his struggle with multiple sclerosis in a new documentary on “POV.” 10 p.m. KOCE


Do-gooders do good by thinking and acting globally in the new documentary series “Operation Change.” 10 p.m. OWN


“American Experience” revisits a pivotal season in the civil rights-movement of the 1960s in “Freedom Summer.” 9 p.m. KOCE

Abby Miller of “Dance Moms” fame/infamy gets her own spin-off, “Abby’s Studio Rescue.” 9 p.m. Lifetime

“I Am Steve McQueen” salutes the super-cool star of such classic “guy flicks” as “Bullitt” and “The Great Escape.” 9 p.m. Spike

A California doctor (Adam Rayner) returns home to a Middle Eastern nation ruled by a real “Tyrant” — his own father — in this new drama. 10 p.m. FX

Piper Perabo is back in action on the return of “Covert Affairs.” 10 p.m. USA



“Big Brother” moves in for the summer. 8 p.m. CBS; also 9 p.m. Thu.

If it hops and croaks like a frog, it’s featured on a new “Nature.” 8 p.m. KOCE

A food blogger hooks up with a tech millionaire in the new sitcom “Young & Hungry.” 8 p.m. ABC Family

Jennie Garth and Tori Spelling are, like, former TV sleuths turned real-life detectives in the new sitcom “Mystery Girls.” 8:30 p.m. ABC Family

Here, boy! “Wilfred” finds a new home on FX’s sister network. Elijah Wood and Jason Gann star. 10 and 10:30 p.m. FXX

A cop and a cabbie (Chyler Leigh, Jacky Ido) fight crime in “Taxi Brooklyn.” 10 p.m. NBC


The NBA’s Jason Collins and the Netflix series “Orange is the New Black” are feted on the LGBT-themed awards show “Trailblazers 2014" 9 p.m. Logo

A new “Our America With Lisa Ling” examines the impact of HIV/AIDs in the African American community. 10 p.m. OWN


Need to control the people in your life? “Shake It Up’s” Zendaya has a smartphone app for that in the TV movie “Zapped.” 8 p.m. Disney Channel

It’s gonna get tragic, and operatic, when “Great Performances at the Met” showcases Franco Zeffirelli’s staging of Puccini’s “La Boheme.” 9 p.m. KOCE

Cory and Topanga (Ben Savage, Danielle Fishel) are all grown up with a kid of their own in the “Boy Meets World” spin-off “Girl Meets World.” 9:45 p.m. Disney Channel

Oscar winner Cate Blanchett plays a pockets-turned-out former socialite in Woody Allen’s class-conscious 2013 tale “Blue Jasmine.” Alec Baldwin also stars. 9 p.m. Starz


No bad deed goes unpunished in Ridley Scott’s 2013 crime drama “The Counselor.” Michael Fassbender, Penélope Cruz, Cameron Diaz, Brad Pitt and Javier Bardem star. 8 p.m. HBO

“Scandal’s” Tony Goldwyn trades the presidency for polygamy in the docudrama “Outlaw Prophet: Warren Jeffs.” Martin Landau also stars. 8 p.m. Lifetime

Romance, and fireworks, are in the air in the new TV movie “When Sparks Fly.” With Meghan Markle. 9 p.m. Hallmark Channel

They feel the need, the need to be nude. But they also need some place to live, hence the new real-estate series “Buying Naked.” 10 and 10:30 p.m. TLC

The new special “Whitney Cummings: I Love You” has the comedian looking for laughs at Irvine’s Barclay Theater. 11 p.m. Comedy Central

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