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Fall 2018 reality TV schedule and guide

Fall 2018 reality TV schedule and guide

The 2018/2019 television season is kicking off soon, and with it comes more than 50 reality TV show debuts. Those include regular network series—The Voice, Survivor, Shark Tank, Dancing with the Stars, and even Hell’s Kitchen—and also streaming and cable shows ranging from Chef’s Table to Below Deck.

This reality show schedule is updated regularly and frequently with officially announced debut dates and time slots for new and returning reality TV shows that debut this fall (and beyond).

Times are ET/PT; because TV networks change their schedules and repeat episodes, check your guide or other TV listings. For all the reality shows that premiered before Sept. 1, 2018, see the summer 2018 schedule.

Reality show descriptions in quotation marks is text from official network press releases, the show’s website, or other materials.

If you have any updates, additions, or corrections, please e-mail me. Thanks!

September 2018

  • My Cat From Hell (Animal Planet, Sept. 1, Saturdays at 8). Jackson Galaxy “tries to rehabilitate felines with behavioral issues and the cat owners who don’t understand them”
  • Wolves and Warriors (Animal Planet, Sept. 1, Saturdays at 10). “follows U.S. Navy veteran Matt Simmons and Dr. Lorin Lindner, the husband and wife team behind Lockwood Animal Rescue Center (LARC), a private sanctuary that rescues wolves and wolf-dog hybrids”
  • Married to Medicine (Bravo, Sept. 2, Sundays at 8). In season six, “friendships and marriages [are] on the line” 
  • The X Factor UK (AXS TV, Sept. 2, Sundays at 8). Season 15 of the UK singing competition, with episodes airing 24 hours after their UK debuts
  • Baked (Food Network, Sept. 3, Mondays at 10). Comedian Tom Papa’s “mission to discover what delicious treats are warming hearts and filling bellies across the country”
  • Twisted Sisters (ID, Sept. 3, Mondays at 10). “takes viewers inside the most shocking crimes ever committed by the unlikeliest of pairs”
  • Iron Resurrection (Velocity, Sept. 4, Tuesdays at 9). “takes viewers inside Martin Bros Customs where … a team of top-notch craftsmen restore life to rusted out roadsters, busted bikes and torn up trucks of all makes, models, shapes and sizes”
  • Model Squad (E!, Sept. 4, 5, 6, and Sept. 10 to 14, at 8). “follows nine high-profile, in-demand supermodels in the make-or-break fashion industry”
  • I Love You, America with Sarah Silverman (Hulu, Sept. 6). “Silverman tackles the symptoms of why we are where we are today” and “aims to venture out of our echo chambers and connect unlike-minded people”
  • Bite Club (Food Network, Sept. 6, Thursdays at 10). “Tyler Florence brings together five of a city’s most talented chefs to battle it out in a restaurant they’ve never cooked in before.” Two chefs will be the judges; the other three will compete. 
  • Rachel Hunter’s Tour of Beauty (Ovation, Sept. 6, Thursdays at 10). “international supermodel Rachel Hunter embarks on a search for the secrets to lasting beauty and a complete sense of well-being through the Americas”
  • Marriage Boot Camp Reality Stars (WE tv, Sept. 7, Fridays at 9). On season 11, “five of reality TV’s most dynamic couples” get help with their relationships.
  • Top Chef Junior (Universal Kids, Sept. 8, Saturdays at 6). “12 young chefs aged 11-14 from across the country competing for the coveted Top Chef Junior title and a $50,000 cash prize”
  • Bake It Like Buddy (Discovery Family, Sept. 8, Saturdays at 9). “two extremely talented, passionate and creative baking family duos face-off against each other in a fun head-to-head bake off at Carlo’s Bakery”
  • Dr. K’s Exotic Animal ER (NatGeo WILD, Sept. 9, Sundays at 9). “Dr. Susan Kelleher’s South Florida exotic animal emergency room … treat[s] every animal that will fit through the door, from big cats to hedgehogs”
  • Ashlee+Evan (E!, Sept. 9, Sundays at 10). “follows Ashlee Simpson-Ross and Evan Ross as they juggle their lives as soul mates, parents, musicians and artists”
  • Aloha Builds (DIY, Sept. 10, Mondays at 10). “Hawaii-born Jaime siblings—David, a licensed contractor, and Michelle, a designer—showcase the affordability of the island lifestyle”
  • The Great American Read (PBS, Sept. 11, Tuesdays at 8). “reflections from everyday Americans, as well as figures in the entertainment, sports, news and literary worlds, culminating in the first national vote to choose America’s Best-Loved Novel”
  • Flipping Out (Bravo, Sept. 11, Tuesdays at 10). Jeff Lewis tries to “take on fewer clients and flip properties more efficiently,” but “pressures rise and tempers flare, [so] Jeff leans on his partner Gage Edward and executive assistant Jenni Pulos to help him keep it all together”
  • Dopesick Nation (Viceland, Sept. 12, Wednesdays at 10). “follows Frank and Allie, who are in recovery themselves, as they attempt to help people with addiction who have hit rock bottom and truly want help, but have no way of receiving it due to lack of health insurance or funds”
  • Flip or Flop Atlanta (HGTV, Sept. 13, Thursdays at 9). “Lackluster Southern homes get a complete overhaul from expert house flippers Ken and Anita Corsini”
  • Car Masters: Rust To Riches (Netflix, Sept. 14). “The colorful crew at Gotham Garage overhauls an eclectic collection of cars and trucks, trading up to a showstopper they can sell for big bucks”
  • World’s Most Extraordinary Homes (Netflix, Sept. 14). “Award-winning architect Piers Taylor and actress/property enthusiast Caroline Quentin travel the world touring beautifully unconventional homes”
  • Snake City (NatGeo WILD, Sept. 14, Fridays at 9). Simon Keys and Siouxsie Gillett “respond to terrified calls from people who have problem snakes in their houses and yards in the coastal city of Durban, South Africa”
  • Unspeakable Crime: The Killing of Jessica Chambers (Oxygen, Sept. 15, Saturdays at 7). “explores the murder of 19-year-old Chambers and takes an inside look into the trial of Quinton Tellis, a local black man accused of the crime”
  • Pupparazzi (NatGeo WILD, Sept. 15, Saturdays at 10). Follows “pet photographer Kaylee Greer and her partner, Sam Haddix,” who “capture unique, adorable portraits of dogs, cats and other four-legged animals”
  • Warriors of Liberty City (Starz, Sept. 16, Sundays at 8). “follows a season with the Liberty City Warriors, a youth football program founded by” Luther ‘Uncle Luke’ Campbell”  
  • The Circus (Showtime, Sept. 16, Sundays at 8). John Heilemann, Mark McKinnon and Alex Wagner “will hit the campaign trail for the midterm elections, which will not only determine control of Congress but how the Trump presidency will play out”
  • Life Below Zero (National Geographic, Sept. 18, Tuesdays at 9). Life Below Zero season 11 will follow “Alaskans living off the grid,” including Sue Aikens, the Hailstones, Jessie Holmes, Andy Bassich, Glenn Villeneuve, and new cast member Ricko DeWilde.
  • The Hunt for the Trump Tapes With Tom Arnold (Viceland, Sept. 18, Tuesdays at 10:30). “Using his network of connections, Arnold searches for the truth behind the many rumored, potentially damaging recordings of President Donald Trump.”
  • Total Divas (E!, Sept. 19, Wednesdays at 9). “Brie Bella, Nikki Bella, Naomi (Trinity), Natalya (Nattie), Lana, Nia Jax and Paige will be part of a season that promises career highs and personal lows, buoyed by life-long friendships that help them weather the storm”
  • Black Ink Crew (VH1, Sept. 19 at 9, then Wednesdays at 10). “After six years of inking their place in the New York tattoo scene, this season follows the crew as they set their sights on the future to grow their empires and families.”
  • Big Food Truck Tip (Food Network, Sept. 19, Wednesdays at 10). “Andrew Zimmern travels the United States in search of passionate food truck entrepreneurs who are chasing the American dream of being their own boss and sharing their food with the public”
  • My Lottery Dream Home (HGTV, Sept. 21, Fridays at 9). “With help from HGTV star David Bromstad, lucky lottery winners find and buy their first high-dollar house”
  • Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown (CNN, Sept. 23, Sundays at 9). The final season of Bourdain’s series: “one episode that includes the host’s narration (Kenya)” and “four other location-based shows: Indonesia, West Texas, Spain and New York City’s Lower East Side, plus two specials”
  • Dancing with the Stars (ABC, Sept. 24, Mondays at 8). Season 27 of the celebrity ballroom dancing competition.
  • The Voice (NBC, Sept. 24, Mondays and Tuesdays at 8). Coaching this season are Kelly Clarkson, Jennifer Hudson, Adam Levine, and Blake Shelton
  • Halloween Baking Championship (Food Network, Sept. 24, Mondays at 9). “The country’s top bakers battle it out to create Halloween’s spookiest and most irresistible treats.”
  • Shifting Gears (Discovery, Sept. 24, Mondays at 9). “Custom car builder Aaron Kaufman is back … and immerses himself in different areas of the automotive industry, including rally racing”
  • Survivor David vs. Goliath (CBS, Sept. 26, Wednesday at 8). Season 37 of the reality competition. Details here.
  • The Best Thing I Ever Ate (Cooking Channel, Sept. 27, Thursdays at 9). “your favorite chefs share the best dishes they’ve ever eaten”
  • Made in Mexico (Netflix, Sept. 28). “follows Mexico City’s wealthy socialites and their opulent lifestyles”
  • A User’s Guide to Cheating Death (Netflix, Sept. 28). “Timothy Caulfield (known for his book Is Gwyneth Paltrow Wrong About Everything?) uses his trademark humour, quick wit and authoritative science knowledge to investigate trendy diets, ancient therapies, wellness and anti-aging products to separate science fact from fiction”
  • Chef’s Table (Netflix, Sept. 28). The documentary series goes “inside the lives and kitchens of four new international chefs as the series explores their lives, talents and passion from their piece of culinary heaven”
  • Jack Whitehall: Travels with My Father (Netflix, Sept. 28). “Jovial comic Jack Whitehall invites his stuffy father, Michael, to travel with him”
  • Hell’s Kitchen (Fox, Sept. 28, Fridays at 9). Season 18 of the Gordon Ramsay-hosted cooking competition “pits veteran contestants against rookies”
  • Pit Bulls & Parolees (Animal Planet, Sept. 29, Saturdays at 9). Follows Tia Torres at the “Villalobos Rescue Center, the largest pit bull rescue center in the U.S.,” where she also employs parolees.
  • America’s Funniest Home Videos (ABC, Sept. 30, Sundays at 7). The 29th season of home videos of people.
  • Halloween Wars (Food Network, Sept. 30, Sundays at 9). “Six teams each made up of an expert pumpkin carver, a cake artist and a sugar master will battle it out as they create frighteningly fun Halloween-themed edible displays”
  • Halloween Wars: Even More Monstrous Scares  (Food Network, Sept. 30, Sundays at 10). “even more of the creepiest ghosts, scariest witches, werewolves, yummiest treats, and most mind-blowing displays in the history of Halloween Wars”

October 2018

  • Food: Fact or Fiction? (Cooking Channel, Oct. 1, Mondays at 10). “Michael McKean returns to explore and unmask the mythology and fascinating food mysteries surrounding everyday dishes”
  • Brake Room (Discovery, Oct. 1, Mondays at 11). Host Nick Stevens “pits gearheads against each other to test their motor knowledge” as “celebrity contestants try to predict what happens in the craziest viral videos from the motor world”
  • Below Deck (Bravo, Oct. 2, Tuesdays at 9). Captain Lee brings M/Y Seanna to the crystal clear waters and black sand beaches of Tahiti” along with Kate and “a new crew who are all full of experience on the water”
  • Trans Am (Discovery, Oct. 2, Tuesdays at 10). “the Warmack brothers embark on a forward-looking journey, fueled by nostalgia, to restore and recreate an American staple while forging a reputation in the competitive automotive industry”
  • Unearthed (Science, Oct. 2, Tuesdays at 10). “Using scientific investigations and explosive animation to unearth the hidden secrets of iconic monuments, the series answers questions that have confounded experts for generations”
  • Man at Arms: Art of War (El Rey, Oct. 4, Thursdays at 8). Danny Trejo hosts as “expert craftsmen … craft arms and armor inspired by iconic pop culture, comic books, movies, video games, and TV shows, while the intrepid team of weapon experts will put these arms to the ultimate tests”
  • Late Nite Eats (Cooking Channel, Oct. 4, Thursdays at 10). “Chef Jordan Andino visits a brand-new city and three exceptional restaurants that reign supreme in the late night food scene”
  • Dancing Queen (Netflix, Oct. 5). “set in the dancing, prancing, world of the multi-talented, multi-layered Justin Johnson—aka Drag Superstar Alyssa Edwards—as he juggles his dance life,  drag life, family life, and love life”
  • Child Support (ABC, Oct. 5, Fridays at 9). Ricky Gervais and Fred Savage host the game show on which contestants get help from kids
  • Unprotected Sets (Epix, Oct. 5, Fridays at 11). “a raw, unfiltered look at stand up through the eyes of the funniest up and coming comedians from across the country”
  • Dr. Oakley, Yukon Vet (NatGeo WILD, Oct. 6, Saturdays at 9). Dr. Michelle Okaley “makes house calls across thousands of square miles in the Yukon Territory in northern Canada”
  • Ghost Adventures (Travel Channel, Oct. 6, Saturdays at 9). Zak Bagans, Aaron Goodwin, Billy Tolley, and Jay Wasley investigate haunted locations, concluding Halloween with “a special four-hour live investigation inside Zak Bagans’ Las Vegas Haunted Museum”
  • Dancing with the Stars: Juniors (ABC, Oct. 7, Sundays at 8). The pre-recorded competition “will pair celebrity kids with professional junior ballroom dancers”
  • Alaska: The Last Frontier (Discovery, Oct. 7, Sundays at 9). “the Kilchers endured severe weather conditions, damage to the homestead and unexpected setbacks, but with spring around the corner, the family is gearing up for new opportunities and fresh adventures”
  • Shark Tank (ABC, Oct. 7 at 10, then Sundays at 9). Season 10 of entrepreneurs pitching businesses and products to investors. Guest sharks will be Charles Barkley, Matt Higgins, former Shark Tank entrepreneur Jamie Siminoff, Sarah Blakely, Bethenny Frankel, Rohan Oza, and Alex Rodriguez.
  • Haunted Gingerbread Showdown (Food Network, Oct. 7, Sundays at 10). “Sandra Lee pits nine of the best gingerbread artists in the country against each other to create spooky gingerbread masterpieces”
  • Expedition Unknown: Search for the Afterlife (Discovery, Oct. 7, Sundays at 10). “Gates journeys across the globe to investigate into the spirit world and answer mankind’s greatest unsolved mystery — where do we go when we die?”
  • Long Island Medium (TLC, Oct. 8, Mondays at 8). Follows Theresa Caputo, who says she talks to dead people.
  • Long Lost Family (TLC, Oct. 8, Mondays at 9). “personal stories of people desperately searching for family members after years – and in some cases a lifetime – of separation”
  • The Little Couple (TLC, Oct. 9, Tuesdays at 8). The Arnold-Klein family “say[s] goodbye to their longtime home of Houston, Texas and hello to the sunny city of St. Petersburg, Florida”
  • Chopped Champions (Food Network, Oct. 9, Tuesdays at 9). “four Chopped champions are back at the stoves with renewed ambition, seeking to be named the best of the best”
  • Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat (Netflix, Oct. 11). Samin Nosrat travels around the world “to demystify and explore the central principles of what makes food delicious and how each of us can easily incorporate those elements into every dish”
  • How Far is Tattoo Far? (MTV, Oct. 11, Thursdays at 9). “puts relationships through the ultimate test of trust by asking pairs of friends, family members and couples to design tattoos for one another that won’t be revealed until after they’ve been permanently inked”
  • Scraps (FYI, Oct. 11, Thursdays at 10). “host and Sur La Table National Chef Joel Gamoran travels across the U.S. creating incredible feasts in the most breathtaking locales, using ingredients people throw away”
  • Gold Rush season 9 (Discovery, Oct. 12, Fridays at 9). “the miners will stop at nothing as they risk it all in pursuit of the American Dream”
  • Fish My City with Mike Iaconelli (NatGeo WILD, Oct. 12, Fridays at 10). “Professional bass fisherman Mike Iaconelli is … visiting hot spots around the world to meet the locals and hear the urban legends that reveal the untold story of a city’s unique connection to fish”
  • American Ninja Warrior Junior (Universal Kids, Oct. 13, Saturdays at 7). “Kids are making history as they tackle challenging obstacle courses and compete to take home the title of American Ninja Warrior Junior”
  • Criminal Confessions (Oxygen, Oct. 13, Saturdays at 8). “gives an inside look into actual police interrogations around the country with detectives who will stop at nothing until they find justice”
  • Mythical Beasts (Science, Oct. 14, Sundays at 10). “the history, archaeology and truths behind legendary creatures”
  • AMC Visionaries: Eli Roth’s History of Horror (AMC, Oct. 14, Sundays at midnight). “brings together the masters of horror—icons and stars who define the genre—to explore its biggest themes and reveal the inspirations and struggles behind its past and present”
  • Good Eats: Reloaded (Cooking Channel, Oct. 15, Mondays at 9). “Alton Brown is revisiting the Good Eats library and renovating some classic episodes by adding new scenes, new science and new recipes.”
  • T-Pain’s School of Business (Fuse, Oct. 16, Tuesdays at 11). T-Pain “explores 18 of the most innovative and unique startups, created by millennials and Generation Z, that are defining the future and disrupting industries”
  • Man’s Greatest Food (Cooking Channel, Oct. 17, Wednesdays at 9). “Roger Mooking leads a culinary odyssey around the country”
  • Outrageous Acts of Science (Science, Oct. 17, Wednesdays at 10). “puts the spotlight on the web’s most ingenious, funniest, daring, outrageous and bizarre clips, while the world’s best science experts try to explain exactly what is happening”
  • Making a Murderer Part Two (Netflix, Oct. 19). “Emmy Award-winning filmmakers Laura Ricciardi and Moira Demos return to the Midwest where they have exclusive access to Steven Avery and his co-defendant and nephew Brendan Dassey” for “an in-depth look at the high-stakes postconviction process”
  • Get a Room with Carson & Thom (Bravo, Oct. 19, Fridays at 9). Carson Kressley and Thom Filicia “create breathtaking and affordable redesigns”
  • Cover Story (GSN, Oct. 21, Sundays at 7). looks at the fascinating personalities, memorable moments and outrageous scandals in and around the most popular games and shows of all time”
  • 90 Day Fiance (TLC, Oct. 21, Sundays at 8). “Six people work to bring their fiances stateside and tie the knot within 90 days, or else risk losing love as their significant others must return to their home countries”
  • T.I. & Tiny: Friends and Family Hustle (VH1, Oct. 22, Mondays at 9). “will showcase everything from complicated marriages and young love, to health scares and past baggage, to Tip and Tiny working to keep their family together”
  • Street Outlaws: Memphis (Discovery, Oct. 22, Mondays at 9). “JJ Da Boss is back with his family and friend-filled racing crew”
  • Welcome to Waverly (Bravo, Oct 22 to 25 at 10). “breaks down what happens when big city sensibility meets small town values” as seven people are paired up with a small-town resident.
  • Married at First Sight: Honeymoon Island (Lifetime, Oct. 23 at 10, then Tuesdays at 9). “a group of singles looking for love on an exotic island”
  • Ready to Love (OWN, Oct. 23, Tuesdays at 10). “explores the real-life dating interactions of sexy, successful and grown Black men and women in their 30s and 40s who are each looking for lasting love and an authentic relationship”
  • Terrorism Close Calls (Netflix, Oct. 26). “investigates the world’s deadliest terror plots with exclusive access to the agents involved in disrupting them”
  • Crikey! It’s the Irwins (Animal Planet, Oct. 28, Sundays at 8). Follows Terri, Bindi, and Robert Irwin “working together to care for more than 1,200 animals at Australia Zoo; overseeing a world class wildlife hospital, the largest of its kind in the world; and conducting high-octane global expeditions”
  • Amanda To the Rescue (Animal Planet, Oct. 29, Sundays at 9). “Amanda Giese treats the seemingly hopeless animals in her Washington state home, primarily focusing on dogs that others have given up on”
  • Race Night at Bowman Gray (Discovery, Oct. 29, Mondays at 10). “Racing gets underway” at “NASCAR’s first and longest running weekly track where the competition is intense, and the engines are powerful”
  • 7 Little Johnstons (TLC, Oct. 30, Tuesdays at 8). This season, “Trent and Amber move the brood to a new house and are excited to start making memories, but they soon discover that their new home isn’t as perfect as it looks on the outside”
  • Married at First Sight: Happily Ever After (Lifetime, Oct. 30, Tuesdays at 10). “follows the lives of three happily married couples from past seasons”
  • Monster Encounters (Travel Channel, Oct. 30, Tuesdays at 10). “Wildlife expert Casey Anderson is not afraid to get dangerously close to the largest and fiercest creatures on the planet”

November 2018

  • Buying it Blind (Bravo, Nov. 2, Fridays at 8). “follows six couples on a home buying journey like never before as they purchase a property without ever setting foot inside”
  • Too Stupid To Die (MTV, Nov. 2, Fridays at 9:30). Zach Holmes and company produce “bizarre pranks, hilarious antics and outrageous stunts”
  • Master of Arms (Discovery, Nov. 2, Fridays at 10). “the best builders … battle it out in a head-to-head competition to re-create the armaments that have changed the course of history”
  • Sweet Home (Bravo, Nov. 2, Fridays at 10). “Jennifer Welch and her interior design team … transform unique spaces throughout Oklahoma”
  • Shut Up and Dribble (Showtime, Nov. 3, Saturdays at 9). an “inside look at the changing role of NBA athletes through the lens of our shifting cultural and political environment”
  • Chad Loves Michelle (OWN, Nov. 3, Saturdays at 9). “Michelle Williams of Destiny’s Child and Pastor Chad Johnson navigating the road from engagement to marriage”
  • The Real Housewives of Atlanta (Bravo, Nov. 4, Sundays at 8). “Favorite Southern sophisticates Cynthia Bailey, Kandi Burruss, NeNe Leakes and Porsha Williams are all back and will be joined by newest housewives Eva Marcille and Shamari DeVoe,” with friends Marlo Hampton and Tanya Sam.
  • Ultimate Thanksgiving Challenge (Food Network, Nov. 4, Sundays at 9). “a face-off between five talented chefs who must create mind-blowing Thanksgiving dishes”
  • Holiday Baking Championship (Food Network, Nov. 5, Mondays at 9). Nancy Fuller, Duff Goldman, and Lorraine Pascale judge “nine talented bakers as they whisk, fold and frost their way through difficult challenges”
  • Mama Medium (TLC, Nov. 5, Mondays at 9). Follows Jennie Marie, who claims she is “a medium, psychic, and fourth generation clairvoyant”
  • Christmas Cookie Challenge (Food Network, Nov. 5, Mondays at 10). “Each episode features five daring cookie makers proving their holiday skills through two rounds”
  • People Magazine Investigates (ID, Nov. 5, Mondays at 10). explores “America’s most compelling crimes, as People’s renowned journalists divulge the shocking twists and surprising facts they learned”
  • The Real Housewives of New Jersey (Bravo, Nov. 7, Wednesdays at 9). “Teresa Giudice, Melissa Gorga, Dolores Catania and Margaret Josephs are joined by new housewives Jennifer Aydin and Jackie Goldschneider along with everyone’s favorite friend Danielle Staub”
  • Storage Wars (A&E, Nov. 7, Wednesdays at 10). Buyers “use their extensive knowledge and clever strategies as they bid on abandoned storage lockers at auctions throughout Southern California”
  • Live PD: Police Patrol (A&E, Nov. 8, Thursdays at 9). Highlights from Live PD, which “brings viewers an unfiltered look at law enforcement officers in action across America”
  • Westside (Netflix, Nov. 9). “Nine struggling musicians share the spotlight in this deeply personal reality series about the thrills and spoils of staging one Hollywood showcase”
  • Holiday Cookie Builds (Cooking Channel, Nov. 9, Fridays at 10). “Salt Lake City friends and baking experts Brenda Nibley and Alisha Nuttall transform their clients’ wildest requests into edible masterpieces for the holidays”
  • Explorer (National Geographic, Nov. 12, Mondays at 10). Phil Keoghan hosts the new Explorer, which “transports viewers all over the world, reporting some of the most compelling stories on our planet today”
  • We’ll Meet Again (PBS, Nov. 13, Tuesdays at 8). “Join Ann Curry for a new season of dramatic reunions of people whose lives crossed at pivotal moments”
  • Real Country (USA, Nov. 13, Tuesdays at 10). “In every episode, three artists will compete for $10,000, a performance at Stagecoach … and a spot in the grand finale where they will then vie for a chance to win $100,000 and a highly coveted performance at Nashville’s iconic Grand Ole Opry”
  • The Curse of Oak Island (History, Nov. 13, Tuesdays at 9). “documents brothers Rick and Marty Lagina as they pursue their lifelong dream of solving the 223-year Oak Island mystery”
  • The Wine Show (Ovation, Nov. 15, Thursdays at 10). Actors James Purefoy and Matthew Goode “set off on a new challenge in every episode, uncovering some of the best wines in the world, and telling the stories that surround them”
  • Dogs (Netflix, Nov. 16). “An elegant, engaging and cinematic verite documentary series celebrating the deep emotional bonds between people and their beloved 4-legged best friends”
  • Enemies: The President, Justice & The FBI (Showtime, Nov. 18, Sundays at 8). Based on this book, “an in-depth look into the long history of conflict between American presidents and the FBI”
  • The Final Table (Netflix, Nov. 20). “a global culinary competition show featuring the world’s most talented chefs fighting for a spot at the elite Final Table made up of the greatest chefs from around the globe”
  • Brothers in Arms (History, Nov. 20, Tuesdays at 10). Rocco Vargas and Eli Cuevas “are the new owners of Banditos Armory” and want to “become the best one-stop shop for all things military”
  • My Windfall Dream Home (HGTV, Nov. 23, Fridays at 9). David Bromstad “helps clients who receive surprise cash windfalls find their new dream home”
  • The Last Alaskans (Discovery Channel, Nov. 25, Sundays at 10). These families and trappers will be challenged like never before as they look to continue the unique life they’ve built in the refuge”
  • Holiday Gingerbread Showdown (Food Network, Nov. 25, Sundays at 10). “The best gingerbread artists in the country must create the most incredible, edible gingerbread masterpieces”
  • The Great Christmas Light Fight (ABC, Nov. 26, Mondays at 8). “families from all around the country decorate their homes to the extreme in the hopes of winning the coveted Light Fight trophy and a $50,000 prize”
  • Love & Hip Hop: New York (VH1, Nov. 26, Mondays at 8). “After a four year hiatus, fan favorites Joe Budden and Cyn Santana return” and “star alongside several newcomers and series vets who are climbing their way to the top”
  • Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath (A&E, Nov. 27, Tuesdays at 9). “an explosive third season … spanning eight episodes and four specials”
  • House Hunters: Home for the Holidays (HGTV, Nov. 27, Tuesdays at 9). “heartwarming stories of families searching for a new place to celebrate a most wonderful time of the year”
  • Adam Ruins Everything (truTV, Nov. 27, Tuesdays at 10). “dispels common misconceptions and encourages the audience to think critically about the world around them”
  • The Devil Next Door (A&E, Nov. 27, Tuesdays at 10). “will provide a voice to the former members of the deeply secretive North Carolina-based Word of Faith Fellowship Church as they open up about the shocking abuse they alleged to have endured at the hands of the Church”
  • Body Cam (ID, Nov. 27, Tuesdays at 10). an “eyewitness look at the life-or-death instant decisions of policework, as told by officers’ own body camera footage”
  • Bargain Mansions (DIY, Nov. 28, Wednesdays at 9). “Kansas City’s crumbling manors get massive makeovers from home renovator Tamara Day”
  • Catfish: The TV Show (MTV, Nov 28, Wednesdays at 9). “eight new episodes will feature Nev Schulman as he auditions actors, athletes and influencers to help him track down online daters and bring them face-to-face for the first time”
  • Chrisley Knows Best (USA, Nov. 28, Wednesdays at 9). Follows the Chrisley family’s zany antics.
  • Knight Fight (History, Nov. 28, Wednesdays at 10). “Each episode will feature six fighters who will customize era-specific armor and weaponry and engage in a series of full-contact battles”
  • Kentucky Ayahuasca (Viceland, Nov. 28, Wednesdays at 10). “a deep dive into homegrown shamanism” following Steve “Hupp and his family [who] have opened a retreat deep in the Bible Belt of Kentucky, attracting people from far and wide seeking enlightenment, salvation or healing”
  • Floribama Shore (MTV, Nov. 29, Wednesdays at 9). Season two continues after a six-week break.
  • Man Fire Food (Cooking Channel, Nov. 29, Wednesdays at 9). “From small campfires to creative custom-made grills and smokers, we visit home cooks, pitmasters and chefs who are fascinated by fire and food”
  • Inside Jokes (Amazon, Nov. 30). “follows up-and-coming comedians in New York and Los Angeles as they pursue their dream of being selected for the prestigious Montreal Just for Laughs Festival New Faces showcase”
  • Death By Magic (Netflix, Nov. 30). “British magician Drummond Money-Coutts … is on a mission to uncover the stories of magicians who died performing the most dangerous stunts ever attempted”
  • Graveyard Carz (MotorTrend Network, Nov. 30, Fridays at 9). “eccentric Mopar expert Mark Worman and his team of ghouls restoring beloved Chrysler muscle cars from the late 1960s or early 1970s”

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