What to Watch This Week: August 6-12

August 6, 2012

This week is all about secrets. Get a closer look at what the Ewing family’s been hiding, discover the possible identity of the PA announcer at Children’s Hospital, and get to the bottom of why Common Law’s Wes and Travis went into therapy. You’ll have a lot to find out this week, but it may just be the beginning.

Monday, August 6 – Alpha
Harken and Hicks find an Alphas fight club. Rosen tracks Stanton Parish back to 1864. 10 p.m. on Syfy.

Tuesday, August 7 – Trust Us With Your Life
Improv artists act out moments of Jane Seymour’s life in the first season finale. 9 p.m. on ABC.

Wednesday, August 8 – Dallas
In the season finale, the Ewing family is brought together through a health crisis. Then, family secrets are revealed and Christopher and Elena find out some harsh truths about their loved ones. 9 p.m. on TNT.

Thursday, August 9 – Childrens Hospital
In the Season Four premiere, Dr. Blake Downs and Dr. Owen Maestro go back in time in search of the mystery PA announcer. Is he the ghost of a child Childrens killed or is he Childrens himself? Featuring a guest appearance from John Hamm. 12 a.m. on Adult Swim.

Friday, August 10 – Common Law
In the Season One finale, Wes and Travis finally reveal why they are in therapy. 10 p.m. on USA.

Saturday, August 11 – The Women of Doctor Who
What makes the women of Dr. Who so special? Find out in this original BBCA special. 9 p.m. on BBCA.

Sunday, August 12 – Olympics Closing Ceremony
The Olympics go out with a bang. Or more like a symphony. In celebration of the UK’s rich musical history, the closing ceremony will be “A Symphony of British Music.” It will feature more than 4,100 performers, including volunteers and school children from six East London boroughs. It will also feature some of the most famous musicians around the globe along with some rising stars. 9 p.m. on NBC.

That’s all for this week. Tune in next week for your next watch list.