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What to watch: WGNT 27's primetime programming week of June 21

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Posted at 5:16 PM, Jun 18, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-25 15:13:41-04

SUNDAY, JUNE 21
DC’S STARGIRL
“Hourman and Dr Mid-Nite” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (TV-PG, LV) (HDTV)
HALLOWEEN IN BLUE VALLEY — As Courtney (Brec Bassinger) sets her sights on recruiting more members to the Justice Society of America, Pat (Luke Wilson) finds himself one step closer to learning which ISA members may be in Blue Valley. Meanwhile, a search for Rick (Cameron Gellman) leads Courtney, Yolanda (Yvette Monreal) and Beth (Anjelika Washington) to Cindy Burman’s (Meg DeLacy) Halloween party. David Straiton directed the episode written by Melissa Carter (#105). Amy Smart, Trae Romano, Jake Austin Walker, Hunter Sansone and Christopher James Baker also star. Original airdate 6/16/2020. Every episode of DC’s STARGIRL will be available to stream on CWTV.com and The CW App the day after broadcast for free and without a subscription, log-in or authentication required.

SUPERGIRL
“Immortal Kombat” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV-PG, V) (HDTV)
DAVID HAREWOOD DIRECTED THIS PENULTIMATE EPISODE – Supergirl (Melissa Benoist) realizes that in order to stop Lex (guest star Jon Cryer) and Leviathan she must work with the one person she never thought she’d trust again – Lena (Katie McGrath). Nia (Nicole Maines) keeps dreaming about Brainy (Jesse Rath) but struggles with what the dreams are trying to tell her. Meanwhile, Brainy realizes there is only one way to stop Lex. David Harewood directed the episode with story by Derek Simon and teleplay by Emilio Ortego Aldrich & Nicki Holcomb (#519). Original airdate 5/17/2020.

MONDAY, JUNE 22
WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY?
“Jonathan Mangum 6” — (8:00-8:30 p.m. ET) (TV-14, DL) (HDTV)
WHO’S LAUGHING — Hosted by comedian Aisha Tyler, cast members Ryan Stiles, Wayne Brady and Colin Mochrie, along with guest comedian Jonathan Mangum, put their comedic skills to the test through a series of spontaneous improv games that are prompted only by random ideas supplied by the studio audience. The four performers must use the little information they have and their wild imaginations to depict different characters and an array of scenes, as well as perform songs. After each round of improvisation, Aisha will dole out points to our four performers and declare a winner at the end of every episode. Directed by Geraldine Dowd (#704). Original airdate 6/22/2020.

WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY?
“Brad Sherwood 3” — (8:30-9:00 p.m. ET) (TV-14, DL) (HDTV)
THE COMEDY WORKS — Hosted by comedian Aisha Tyler, cast members Ryan Stiles, Wayne Brady and Colin Mochrie, along with guest comedian Brad Sherwood, put their comedic skills to the test through a series of spontaneous improv games that are prompted only by random ideas supplied by the studio audience. The four performers must use the little information they have and their wild imaginations to depict different characters and an array of scenes, as well as perform songs. After each round of improvisation, Aisha will dole out points to our four performers and declare a winner at the end of every episode. Directed by Geraldine Dowd (#607). Original airdate 9/9/2019.

SEASON PREMIERE
PENN & TELLER: FOOL US
“Third Time’s A Charm” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (Content Rating TBD) (HDTV)
WORLD-FAMOUS MAGICIANS PENN & TELLER ARE BACK FOR SEASON 7 OF FOOL US! — Aspiring magicians are invited to perform their best trick to try and fool the world-famous team of Penn & Teller, who will get to see the trick only once and have to immediately try to work it out. Anyone who succeeds wins the right to perform with Penn & Teller in their celebrated show at the Rio Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. The live studio audience and the TV audience watch along with Penn & Teller as they try to figure out the secrets. The magicians featured in the episode include Shawn Farquhar, Helen Coghlan, Ondřej Pšenička and Paul Gertner. Alyson Hannigan (“How I Met Your Mother”) serves as host (#701). Original airdate 6/22/2020.

TUESDAY, JUNE 23
DC’S STARGIRL
“The Justice Society” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (TV-PG, LV) (HDTV)
THE POWERS THAT BE — Courtney (Brec Bassinger) makes a difficult decision after Pat (Luke Wilson) confronts her about the potential consequences of recruiting new members to the JSA. Elsewhere, Barbara (Amy Smart) shows up in support of Mike’s (Trae Romano) science fair, and Courtney, Yolanda (Yvette Monreal), Beth (Anjelika Washington) and Rick (Cameron Gellman) prepare for their first major mission. Neil Jackson and Hunter Sansone also star. Chris Manley directed the episode written by Taylor Streitz (#106). Original airdate 6/23/2020. Every episode of DC’s STARGIRL will be available to stream on CWTV.com and The CW App the day after broadcast for free and without a subscription, log-in or authentication required.

ONE-HOUR SPECIAL
“Louie Anderson: Big Underwear” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (Content Rating TBD) (HDTV)
COMEDY GREATNESS – Iconic comedian Louie Anderson, a three-time Emmy Award® winner, and one of the country’s most recognized and adored comics, brings you his sixth comedy special, “Big Underwear.” LOUIE. LOUIE ANDERSON: BIG UNDERWEAR is directed by Brian Volk-Weiss and executive produced by Brian Volk-Weiss and Cisco Henson of Comedy Dynamics, A Nacelle Company. Original airdate 6/23/2020.

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 24
THE 100
“Nakara” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (Content Rating TBD) (HDTV)
NOT EVERYTHING IS WHAT IT SEEMS – Clarke (Eliza Taylor) and her friends find themselves on a planet that is not what it seems. Bob Morley, Marie Avgeropoulos, Lindsey Morgan, Tasya Teles, Shannon Kook, JR Bourne, Shelby Flannery and Chuku Modu also star. PJ Pesce directed the episode written by Erica Meredith (#706). Original airdate 6/24/2020.

BULLETPROOF
“Episode 3” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV-14, DLSV) (HDTV)
ON THE MOVE - The search for a missing girl leads Bishop (Noel Clarke) and Pike (Ashley Walters) to Amsterdam, where they find themselves at the heart of a large human-trafficking operation run by the Markides family. Tensions between Alex (Stavros Zalmas), Mikey (Ben Tavassoli) and Eleanor (Gina Bellman) start to show, and the Unit are determined to exploit it. However, when the Dutch police refuse to play ball, Bishop and Pike must take the law into their own hands in order to keep their case alive. The episode was directed by Diarmuid Goggins and written by Noel Clarke. Original airdate 6/24/2020.

THURSDAY, JUNE 25
BURDEN OF TRUTH
“It Takes a Village” — (8:00-9:00 p.m. ET) (TV-PG, L) (HDTV)
OWEN IS PUSHED TO HIS LIMITS – In an attempt to strengthen Kodie’s (Sera-Lys McArthur) case, Joanna (Kristin Kreuk) considers a Class Action law suit. Meanwhile, Billy (Peter Mooney) gets a tip from his father about a potential break in the case. In addition, Owen’s (Meegwun Fairbrother) frustration with Sam Mercer (Paul Braunstein) reaches a fever pitch and pushes him to make a bad decision. Sherry White directed the episode written by Hayden Simpson (#306). Original airdate 6/25/2020.

IN THE DARK
“Bad People” — (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV-14, DLSV) (HDTV)
ACTS OF DESPERATION – With stakes high for everyone, Murphy (Perry Mattfeld), Jess (Brooke Markham), Felix (Morgan Krantz), Max (Casey Deidrick) and Dean (Rich Sommer) must each contend with the fallout following an attempt to cut off Nia’s (guest star Nicki Micheaux) supply and take her down. David Grossman directed the episode written by Daniel Rogers (#211). Original airdate 6/25/2020.

FRIDAY, JUNE 26
MASTERS OF ILLUSION
“Laughs, Levitations, and Lies” — (8:00-8:30 p.m. ET) (TV-PG) (HDTV)
LIGHT MAGIC — Hosted by Dean Cain, “Masters of Illusion” features amazing magic performed by cutting-edge illusionists, escape artists and performers displaying skills ranging from perplexing interactive mind magic to hilarious comedy routines — all in front of a studio audience. Magicians featured in this episode include Xavier Mortimer, Mai Wynn, Jay Jay, Murray SawChuck and Jarrett & Raja (#708). Original airdate 6/26/2020.

MASTERS OF ILLUSION
“Crossbow Roulette and Magic Just for Funovits” — (8:30-9:00 p.m. ET) (TV-PG) (HDTV)
MAGIC COCKTAIL — Hosted by Dean Cain, “Masters of Illusion” features amazing magic performed by cutting-edge illusionists, escape artists and performers displaying skills ranging from perplexing interactive mind magic to hilarious comedy routines — all in front of a studio audience. Magicians featured in this episode include Xavier Mortimer, Michael Turco, Hans Klok, Chipper Lowell, Angela Funovits and Ben Blaque (#706). Original airdate 6/12/2020.

WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY?
“Chris De’Sean Lee” — (9:00-9:30 p.m. ET) (TV-PG, DL) (HDTV)
“VAMPING” FOR LAUGHS — WITH GUEST STAR APPEARANCE BY CHRIS DE’SEAN LEE (“LEGACIES”) — Hosted by comedian Aisha Tyler, cast members Ryan Stiles, Wayne Brady and Colin Mochrie, along with guest comedian Jonathan Mangum, put their comedic skills to the test through a series of spontaneous improv games that are prompted only by random ideas supplied by the studio audience. The four performers must use the little information they have and their wild imaginations to depict different characters and an array of scenes, as well as perform songs. After each round of improvisation, Aisha will dole out points to our four performers and declare a winner at the end of every episode. Directed by Geraldine Dowd (#718). Original airdate 4/27/2020.

WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY?
“Candice Patton 2” — (9:30-10:00 p.m. ET) (TV-14, DL) (HDTV)
QUICK ON THEIR FEET — WITH GUEST STAR APPEARANCE BY CANDICE PATTON (“THE FLASH”) — Hosted by comedian Aisha Tyler, cast members Ryan Stiles, Wayne Brady and Colin Mochrie, along with guest comedian Jeff Davis, put their comedic skills to the test through a series of spontaneous improv games that are prompted only by random ideas supplied by the studio audience. The four performers must use the little information they have and their wild imaginations to depict different characters and an array of scenes, as well as perform songs. After each round of improvisation, Aisha will dole out points to our four performers and declare a winner at the end of every episode. Directed by Geraldine Dowd (#705). Original airdate 5/4/2020.