What to Watch This Week: July 9-15

July 9, 2012

Kyra Sedgwick in The Closer. Photo credit: TNT

It’s not time for the new fall TV lineup just yet, but that doesn’t mean you can’t catch brand new seasons of your favorite shows. Take a look at what’s in store this week.

Monday, July 9 – The Closer
It’s the fifth and final season, and Brenda is in the last stretch of her battle with Philip Stroh—the lawyer who’s also a suspected rapist and murderer. But it won’t be an easy fight. Especially when Brenda pulls a move that could jeopardize her entire case. 9 p.m. on TNT.

Tuesday, July 10
White Collar
In the Season Four premiere, Peter searches for Neal on a remote island. But what if the bounty hunter finds Neal first? 9 p.m. on USA.

Covert Affairs
The agents start off Season Three in unfamiliar territory after witnessing a terrible tragedy. 10 p.m. on USA.

Wednesday, July 11 – Damages
It’s time for the fifth and final season of Damages! In the premiere, a whistle-blower case pits Patty and Ellen against one another. 9 p.m. on DIRECTV’s AUDIENCE Network®

Thursday, July 12 – The Choice
Dean Cain, Robert Nettles, Tyson Beckford, and NFL star Ndamukong Suh are tonight’s contestants in the game to find true love. 9 p.m. on FOX.

Friday, July 13 – The Ricky Gervais Show
Learn about Karl’s thoughts on insects, and watch how Stephen handles the embarrassment of buying condoms. Plus, get a look at Karl’s diary. There’s some pretty important stuff in there, like his adventures cutting avocados, visiting his parents, and dating twins. 9 p.m. on HBO.

Saturday, July 14 – My Big Redneck Vacation
The family takes a trip to the Camelot Theme Park to play some medieval games. See how they do in knight school where they learn how to joust and use swords. 9 p.m. on CMT.

Sunday, July 15
Leverage
A greedy CEO, whose cost-cutting ways cause a plane crash, is the scheme team’s first target in the Season Five premiere. 8 p.m. on TNT.

Breaking Bad
Walt is reunited with family in the Season Five premiere, but must also clean up the aftermath of the lab explosion. Meanwhile, Hank puts an end to his investigation of Gus and his empire. 10 p.m. on AMC.

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