The Sinner, The Tick, Dice and a Jersey Shore reunion top this week’s TV must-sees
Jessica Biel is out of control in the new eight-episode crime thriller based on the international bestselling novel by Petra Hammesfahr. She plays a young mother who lashes out in a fit of rage and commits an unforgiveable crime in the brand-new series. And she has no idea why. Bill Pullman plays an investigator obsessed with figuring out the driving force behind her violence and they tap into her psyche for answers.
When: Monday on Showcase
Netflix's latest original series is a sitcom from Chuck Lorre, starring Katy Bates as a lifelong marijuana legalization advocate. The old hippie runs a pot dispensary named Ruth's Alternative Living with her son and troubled security guard in the stoner comedy.
When: Friday on Netflix
The Great Food Truck Race
Summer is all about good food and the great outdoors, so a road trip to find the best food truck in America sounds like a good way to pass the time. Tyler Florence hosts the high stakes competition that pits seven teams against each other as they battle from New Orleans to Savannah in order to earn $50,000 and the title of last truck standing.
When: Sunday on Food Network Canada
An underdog accountant and a dimwitted blue superhero set out to undercover a conspiracy and save their city in the live-action comedy reboot of The Tick. Peter Serafinowicz and Griffin Newman star as oddball friends in the first season, which will be released in two parts, with part one available exclusively on Amazon Prime Video Canada this week, followed by the release of Part two in 2018.
When: Friday on Amazon Prime Video Canada
Reunion Road Trip: Return to the Jersey Shore
It was eight summers ago that the cast of Jersey Shore turned up on the seaside ready to fist-pump and GTL. And now, the cast is back in all their tanned glory to catch up during an anticipated reunion special. "We're a true family," Pauly D shared in the trailer while clinking glasses with former roommates Sammi
"Sweetheart" Giancola, Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi, Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino and Jenni "Jwoww" Farley.
When: Sunday on E!
Lynne Koplitz: Hormonal Beast
Lynne Koplitz is bold and brash and isn't afraid to unleash the full extent of her hormonal rage in a hilarious new comedy special. Netflix's latest comedy clip was filmed at the Kaye Playhouse in New York City, where Lynne shared her thoughts on the benefits of childlessness and what men really want.
When: Tuesday on Netflix
In the Season 2 premiere, Dice is cursed by his old Rabbi and he's forced to live as if The Diceman never even existed. And while coming to terms with his new foreign reality, he attempts to win over Carmen, who doesn't recognize him.
When: Sunday on CraveTV
Matt LeBlanc returns for the fifth and final season of the British-American sitcom. Andrew Paul is slated to guest star in the season that begins with everyone at rock bottom and Matt seemingly making things even worse.
When: Sunday on CraveTV
Chopped Junior: Champions
Chopped Junior has produced some incredibly talented young chefs over the past few years. Now, the best of the best will battle it out once again for the chance to be crowned the ultimate winner when the series returns for a five-part tournament in the hopes of winning the $25,000 grand prize.
When: Tuesday on The Food Network Canada
"It's a sunny city with shady people." That seems to be the motto for the eight wives and girlfriends of Miami-based sports stars when the second season of their dramatic reality series returns. The new season kicks off with rivals Claudia Sampedro and Ashley Nicole Roberts attending the game where their men play against each other.
When: Thursday on E!