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Monday, September 20th, 2021
When ordinary people get roped into a life of crime, the consequences can be disastrous. Remy Ma hosts My True Crime Story, a docuseries that chronicles the stories of several formerly incarcerated individuals—telling the story of the notorious crimes and their ultimate road to redemption. Tune in to the season finale on Monday, September 20th at 10/9c on VH1.
Drama, scandals, and love. The finale of VH1’s Love & Hip Hop Atlanta airs Monday, September 20th at 8/7c. New cast members Yung Baby Tate, Renni Rucci, and Omeretta The Great have shaken up the city in their aim to change the rap game. Business empires, hip hop careers, and layered family dynamics are all coming to a head in The Big A.
Wednesday, September 22nd, 2021
Chicago-based dermatologist Dr. Mercy Odueyungbo is making her rounds—treating patients with extraordinary and unique skin ailments. Whether her clients are dealing with giant cysts and lipomas or growing hair in places they shouldn’t, Dr. Mercy is ready and willing to provide them with the best care possible. Watch the series premiere on Wednesday, September 22nd at 9/8c on TLC.
Thursday, September 23rd, 2021
Multi-talented teen superstar Alaya High is starring in Nickelodeon”s newest comedy series, That Girl Lay Lay! High plays a magical avatar who tries to help a young girl named Sadie that’s struggling to make friends in school. These two go on some wild adventures, but along the way, these girls learn that they can accomplish anything when they work together. Watch the series premiere of That Girl Lay Lay on Thursday, September 23rd at 7:30pm on Nickelodeon.
Legendary rapper Da Brat has been living out loud and proud with her girlfriend, Jesseca “Judy” Dupart. This season on Brat Loves Judy, these love birds gave fans an unprecedented, never-before-seen look at their extravagant yet relatable lives—juggling everything from work and family dynamics to trying to escape drama from the past. With everything that’s been going on, Judy has been working up the courage to propose Brat. Will these two actually tie the knot? Tune in to the season finale on Thursday, September 23rd at 9/8c on WEtv.
Saturday, September 25th, 2021
A writer travels back to her hometown to find inspiration for an article she’s writing about her passion for horses. While she’s visiting the family ranch, she discovers that her ex-husband is the new horse trainer. Will the two of them uncover the truth about why their marriage ended and give love a second chance? Find out in the Hallmark movie premiere of Taking the Reins on Saturday, September 25th at 9/8c.
Get one last behind-the-scenes look at all of your favorite animals at the San Diego Zoo and the San Diego Zoo Safari Park. See how all of these exciting species live out their days and tag along with the zookeepers and veterinarians who’ve dedicated their lives to caring for these loveable animals. Watch the season finale of The Zoo: San Diego on Saturday, September 25th at 8pm on Animal Planet.
Sunday, September 26th, 2021
Black Mafia Family is inspired by one of the most influential crime families in America. It follows the organization’s founding members Demetrius “Big Meech” Flenory and Terry “Southwest T” Flenory, two brothers who rose up the ranks on the streets of southwest Detroit. Together these men used their charismatic leadership, business acumen, belief in family loyalty to go beyond the drug trade into the world of Hip Hop. Watch the series premiere on Sunday, September 26th at 9pm on STARZ.
Anna Burell and Micheal Symon are back with a new crew of America’s chefs. Together they’ll help these chefs turn their ghoulishly disastrous dishes into devilish delights. Best of all, the winning team will score $5,000 worth of kitchen upgrades and culinary redemption. Watch the premiere of Worst Cooks In America: Halloween Redemption 2 on Sunday, September 26th at 10/9c on Food Network.
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