TNT Programming Alert
Week of August 10, 2015
SUMMER FINALE: "Fifth Dynasty" – Monday, August 10, at 9 p.m. (ET/PT)
After Major Crimes identifies a murder victim as the son of State Superior Court Judge known for being tough on criminals, (Patricia Wettig), the squad hunts through her current case load, which involves an Aryan motorcycle gang and, much to their surprise, connected to the disappearance of a thirteen-year-old boy. Malcom-Jamal Warner, Ransford Doherty, Rene Rosado, Sonya Leslie, Nick Clifford, Mark Derwin and Aidan Blain guest star.
Written by Kendall Sherwood
Directed by Michael M. Robin
Created by James Duff
Murder in the First
"Nothing But The Truth" – Monday, August 10, at 10 p.m. (ET/PT) – TV-MA-LV
While Jamie deals with the fallout from her tirade, witnesses take the stand in the case against Dustin. When threats are made against her family, Hildy vows to take down The Union once-and-for-all.
Directed by Allison Anders
Written by Alison Cross
Created by Steven Bochco & Eric Lodal
Rizzoli & Isles
"Love Taps" – Tuesday, August 11, at 9 p.m. (ET/PT) – TV-MA-LV
The murder of a college student takes an odd turn when Jane and Maura discover he had 32 girlfriends. Uncovering who killed him and why leads them into a world of app developers, virtual boyfriends, and relationships built on lies. Meanwhile, Korsak finally introduces everyone to the new woman in his life.
Directed by Pete Kowalski
Teleplay by Ron McGee and Dan Hamamura
Story by Dan Hamamura
Developed by Janet Tamaro
Based on the series of novels by Tess Gerritsen
"Tsunami: Part One" – Tuesday, August 11, at 10 p.m. (ET/PT) – TV-MA-LV
Carolyn begins to lose her grip on reality as she deals with a delicate heart transplant case. Turing plans to take a very dangerous trip. Zed experiences complications in his romantic life.
Directed by Steve Shill
Written by Jessica Grasl & Beth Schacter
"The Escape" – Friday, August 14, at 8 p.m. (ET/PT) – TV-14-DLSV
Real-life crime series Cold Justice follows former prosecutor Kelly Siegler and former crime-scene investigator Yolanda McClary as they dig into small-town murder cases that have lingered for years without answers or justice. In this episode, Siegler and Detective Steve Spingola head to Oregon County, Mo., to look into a case where a young mother caught in an abusive relationship contemplates leaving her town behind. When she then disappears, it leaves the Cold Justice team to wonder if this was murder or if she was forced to run for her life.
Cold Justice: Sex Crimes
"And Justice For Flint: Part 1" – Friday, August 14, at 9 p.m. (ET/PT) – TV-14-DLSV
Cold Justice: Sex Crimes is an all-new series focusing on sexual assault cases. Like its predecessor Cold Justice, the new series follows a pair of top-notch investigators as they assist local law enforcement agencies in bringing justice for the victims of violent crime and their families. In this episode, former Harris County prosecutors Casey Garrett and Alicia O'Neill head to Flint, Mich., to help work on cases that have yet to be processed for DNA evidence. They will work closely with Flint PD officers to track down a violent rapist who terrorized a family and another who lured his victim into his home.
The Last Ship
"Friendly Fire" – Sunday, August 16, at 9 p.m. (ET/PT) – TV-14-LV
Rachel is hard at work on a new, more efficient version of the cure while Alisha decodes a message found on a cell phone recovered from the Immunes on land. A suspicious death on the ship forces Chandler to launch a murder investigation, causing dissent among the crew and threatening to upset good order and discipline. Armed with new information provided by Michener, Nathan James heads to New Orleans, only to find that the Immunes have a terrifying surprise in store for them there.
Directed by Mario Van Peebles
Written by Onalee Hunter Hughes
"Stalag 14th Virginia" – Sunday, August 16, at 10 p.m. (ET/PT) – TV-14-LV
Weaver discovers a shocking truth about an old friend and must decide how to best protect the 2nd Mass. Maggie and Isabella are forced to work together, while the remainder of the 2nd Mass attempts an escape led by Tom.
Directed by Noah Wyle
Written by Jack Kenny
Created by Robert Rodat