This Week in TV: July 6-12

Monday's Picks

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Chasing Life

Rachel’s Rating:

Genre: Drama

Airs: Monday at 10:00 PM on ABC Family

This show has exceeded my expectations.

In the second-season opener, April adopts a new outlook on life and tries living in the moment as she plans her engagement party. Elsewhere, Natalie discovers her dad's hidden manuscript, which could greatly impact the Carvers.

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The Bachelorette

Alex’s Rating:

Genre: Reality

Airs: Monday at 8:00 PM on ABC

These guys are dropping like flies! This is getting serious.

Kaitlyn continues her journey to find love in Killarney, Ireland. One lucky bachelor gets a one-on-one date with Kaitlyn on Innisfallen Island. Later, she takes three suitors to Killarney National Park where one man confesses that he loves her.

Tuesday's Picks

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Inside Amy Schumer

Morgaine’s Rating:

Genre: Comedy

Airs: Tuesday at 10:30 PM on Comedy Central

Love me some funny ladies.

Amy dates a guy with a British accent and has too many buttonholes.

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Zoo

Alex Elias’s Rating:

Genre: Drama

Airs: Tuesday at 9:00 PM on CBS

The pilot of Zoo felt like an epic movie. I was glued to my TV.

After Jackson Oz rescues his best friend, Abraham Kenyatta, from a lion attack in Botswana, AbrahamÕs firsthand account of the attack reveals that the lions are no longer afraid of humans and might be killing for sport.

Wednesday's Picks

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Suits

Alison’s Rating:

Genre: Crime

Airs: Wednesday at 9:00 PM on USA Network

Crossing my fingers and toes that Donna finds her way back to Harvey... and fast!

Harvey brings in star power to help with his ongoing conflict with Jack; and Mike adds Robert Zane as co-counsel in a case. In other events, Jessica mediates between Mike and Zane; and gives Rachel an unusual assignment.

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Flipping Out

Mony’s Rating:

Genre: Reality

Airs: Wednesday at 10:00 PM on Bravo

Sassiest show on the air is back.

An overwhelmed Gage decides to hire his own assistant.

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Million Dollar Listing San Francisco

Rachel’s Rating:

Genre: Reality

Airs: Wednesday at 10:00 PM on Bravo

They should call it 10 Million Dollar Listing in SF.

San Francisco real-estate figures Justin Fichelson, Andrew Greenwell and Roh Habibi are introduced in the series premiere of this entry in the "Million Dollar Listing" reality franchise.

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Why? With Hannibal Burress

Leah’s Rating:

Genre: Comedy

Airs: Wednesday at 10:30 PM on Comedy Central

I prefer this Hannibal to the cannibal variety.

The series premiere of this comedy show in which Hannibal Buress shares his perspective via stand-up, sketches, in-studio guests and man-on-the-street interviews.

Thursday's Picks

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Suits

Alison’s Rating:

Genre: Crime

Airs: Wednesday at 9:00 PM on USA Network

Crossing my fingers and toes that Donna finds her way back to Harvey... and fast!

Harvey brings in star power to help with his ongoing conflict with Jack; and Mike adds Robert Zane as co-counsel in a case. In other events, Jessica mediates between Mike and Zane; and gives Rachel an unusual assignment.

Mony is WatchingFollow Mony on SideReel

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Flipping Out

Mony’s Rating:

Genre: Reality

Airs: Wednesday at 10:00 PM on Bravo

Sassiest show on the air is back.

An overwhelmed Gage decides to hire his own assistant.

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Million Dollar Listing San Francisco

Rachel’s Rating:

Genre: Reality

Airs: Wednesday at 10:00 PM on Bravo

They should call it 10 Million Dollar Listing in SF.

San Francisco real-estate figures Justin Fichelson, Andrew Greenwell and Roh Habibi are introduced in the series premiere of this entry in the "Million Dollar Listing" reality franchise.

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Why? With Hannibal Burress

Leah’s Rating:

Genre: Comedy

Airs: Wednesday at 10:30 PM on Comedy Central

I prefer this Hannibal to the cannibal variety.

The series premiere of this comedy show in which Hannibal Buress shares his perspective via stand-up, sketches, in-studio guests and man-on-the-street interviews.

Friday's Picks

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The Spoils Before Dying

Zaz’s Rating:

Genre: Comedy

Airs: Friday at 9:00 PM on IFC

As long as Will Ferrell makes TV movies, I'll watch 'em. Don't miss the beginning on Wednesday!

An anthology series based on books by a fictitious author-turned-director continues with a tale of a hard-luck pianist becoming the prime suspect in two murders, including that of his singer/part-time lover in Los Angeles, where he sets out to clear his name.

Saturday's Picks

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Power

Morgaine’s Rating:

Genre: Drama

Airs: Saturday at 9:00 PM on Starz

This show's quietly gaining popularity. At least according to SideReel stats.

Ghost and Tommy work to sell all of the product in time to pay Lobos, unaware that Holly is being questioned by the FBI. With every passing hour, Angela grows closer to the truth.

Sunday's Picks

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Ray Donovan

Alex’s Rating:

Genre: Drama

Airs: Sunday at 9:00 PM on Showtime

I'm excited to see Katie Holmes get into some serious badassery.

Season 3 begins with Ray being hired by a wealthy family to free their kidnapped son.

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Ballers

Ben’s Rating:

Genre: Comedy

Airs: Sunday at 10:00 PM on HBO

Ballers is compelling, because it tells the story of what it's like to compete in the world after their gridiron days are over.

Spencer sees a neurologist when Tracy threatens to go public with an unsavory story. Meanwhile, Reggie blindsides Jason and Spencer with unrealistic expectations for Vernon's contract.