What’s On TV Tonight – Sunday, August 20th, 2017 What’s On TV Tonight – Sunday, August 20th, 2017
TV tonight includes the two-hour season premiere of The Last Ship and a Chesapeake Shores featuring conflict between Travis and Wes. What’s On TV Tonight – Sunday, August 20th, 2017

There’s a lot of TV, everybody. So much so that it can be really difficult to keep up. As such, KSiteTV has decided to implement a daily guide to what’s on TV each night. We’re a scripted-focused site, so the listings won’t include any reality programming, while the articles themselves will feature every scripted show airing that night, the network each show airs on, the title of each episode, and episode descriptions, as well as links to articles written.

8:00 Twin Peaks (Showtime) – “Part 15”
There’s some fear in letting go.

8:00 Teen Wolf (MTV) – “Face-to-Faceless”
Scott, Lydia and Malia take drastic measures to quell the growing violence in Beacon Hills; and Liam faces his own gauntlet at the school.

8:30 Tangled: The Series (Disney) – “Pascal’s Story”
When Pascal begins feels like he doesn’t fit into Rapunzel’s new life in the castle, he runs away.

9:00 Teen Wolf (MTV) – “Pressure Test”
An unlikely ally joins the fight when Scott and the others try to protect two new werewolves.

9:00 Chesapeake Shores (Hallmark) – “Photographs and Memories”
Abby’s girls start school in their new town. Meanwhile, conflict arises between Trace and Wes about their roles in the family; a recording label taking interest in Trace’s new demo with an old flame; and Mick and his brother butt heads over family land.

tv9:00 Endeavour (PBS) – “Game”
Season premiere. Follow Endeavour in the nightmarish hunt for a serial killer.

9:00 Game of Thrones (HBO) – “Death is the Enemy”
Jon’s mission continues north of the wall, but the odds against his ragged band of misfits may be greater than he imagined.

9:00 The Last Ship (TNT) – “In Medias Res”
Season premiere, part one. Sixteen months after thwarting the coup in America, Nathan James must face yet another global disaster. The question remains, where in the world is Tom Chandler?

9:00 Power (Starz) – “That Ain’t Me”
After getting screwed in a new deal, Ghost plays dirty in the clean world. Angela explores other options after meeting her new boss. Dre moves against Tommy, who finds proof that paints Kate in a new light. Tariq makes an escape plan after his life goes out of control.

9:00 Ray Donovan (Showtime) – “Dogwalker”
Ray cleans up the mess left after Natalie shot her husband. At home, Ray struggles to reconnect to his family and complete anger management. Meanwhile, Terry visits Conor at military school; and Frank Barnes visits Mickey and it threatens to sink him back into a life of violence.

10:00 Episodes (Showtime) – “501” Watch Here
Season premiere. Matt’s game show “The Box” is a runaway hit but, unfortunately for Matt, that means he has daily contact with his producer, Merc Lapidus. Meanwhile, Sean and Beverly are forced to work for Sean’s loathsome ex-partner Tim after Helen puts him in charge of their new show; and Carol goes into a dope and real estate show induced tailspin. Season 5 premiere.

10:00 Survivor’s Remorse (Starz) – “Fallout”
Season premiere. Cam visits his father Rodney for the first time in over 20 years, as Season 4 begins, and learns that some things he grew up believing may be untrue. Meanwhile, M-Chuck tries to track down her paternity; Reggie attempts to leave his abusive dad behind; and Cassie and Chen vacation in China.

10:00 The Strain (FX) – “Tainted Love”
Fet and Quinlan have to figure out how to get the nuclear bomb back to New York, while a desperate Eichhorst draws near. Love-struck Zack tries to learn more about his new crush, but makes a devastating discovery.

tv10:00 The Last Ship (TNT) – “The Pillars of Hercules”
Season premiere, part two. Having lost their only lead, the crew of Nathan James continues their search for an item that could save the world. Chandler immerses himself in a mission for revenge.

10:00 Get Shorty (EPIX) – “The Yips”
Rick slowly begins to discover the unconventional ways Miles and Louis handle their business. Miles notices a growing distance between him and his family, and attempts to bring them to Los Angeles for the summer.

10:15 Ballers (HBO) – “Make Believe”
Spencer faces new challenges getting Wayne to finance his Vegas initiative, and ponders his place in the big picture. Looking to mend a long-festering feud between Larry and Coach Berg, Julie persuades Charles to invite both men over for a home-cooked meal. Vernon is surprised by an unscheduled visit from a league official; Joe becomes obsessed with virtual reality; Ricky loses focus and pays the price.

10:30 Dice (Showtime) – “It’s a Miserable Life” Watch Here
Season premiere. Season 2 begins with Dice cursed by his old Rabbi and forced to live his life as if “The Diceman” never existed. He struggles to grasp his new reality and tries to win over Carmen, who doesn’t recognize him anymore.

10:45 Insecure (HBO) – “Hella Shook”
Issa attempts to build a roster and butts heads with Frieda at a work retreat. Molly’s day takes an unexpected turn at her parents’ vow renewal ceremony. Lawrence stumbles upon news about Issa.

11:30 Legends of Chamberlain Heights (Comedy Central) – “Legends of Lock Up”
Season finale. The Legends get locked up after a case of mistaken identity and do whatever it takes to survive. Meanwhile, Malik loses faith in the Black Lives Matter movement.

11:30 Rick & Morty (Adult Swim) – “The Whirly Dirly Conspiracy”
Beth fails as being a mom.


Shilo Adams

Shilo Adams is a contributor to KSiteTV who has written for the likes of TVOvermind, ScreenFad, and TVHackr. You can e-mail him at [email protected], follow him on Twitter @sda0918, or contact him on Curious Cat @sda0918.