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It's Time for the Quarterfinals on America's Got Talent

ALSO: Bachelor in Paradise, Tiffany Haddish Presents: They Ready, Mysteries Decoded, and more
  • Benicio Bryant in the performance that earned him a spot on the quarterfinals on tonight's America's Got Talent (NBC)
    Benicio Bryant in the performance that earned him a spot on the quarterfinals on tonight's America's Got Talent (NBC)
    Primetimer's editors break down what's new and noteworthy on television today.

    There's a refreshing mix of summer programming on tap tonight involving some very talented performers, a fist full of roses, six comedy sets, some unsolved mysteries, and a trip to the supermarket. Here are our tops picks.   

    NEW EPISODE: It's crunch time on America's Got Talent, with the week's performers learning which will move on the to the semi-finals. Plus, viewers get one more chance to send their favorites to the next stage of the competition. Though the drama can feel contrived at times, even the most cynical among us gets chills when a talent like last week's Benicio Bryant learns they're one step closer to seeing their dreams come true. 8:00 PM ET on NBC

    NEW EPISODE: For paradise, there's certainly a lot of drama, and apparently there's plenty more to comeBachelor in Paradise continues tonight, with Kristina asking for an explanation before she'll talk to Blake. After the rose ceremony, three people are going home. 8:00 PM ET on ABC

    SERIES PREMIERE: It's not easy to break into comedy, but with Tiffany Haddish Presents: They Ready, the Girls Trip star is doing her part to help out. Haddish hands the mic to six comedians, including Chaunté Wayans, April Macie, Tracey Ashley, Aida Rodriguez, Flame Monroe, and Marlo Williamson, to let them show viewers exactly what they can do. Watch the preview. Streaming on Netflix

    SERIES PREMIERE: The CW's new  series Mysteries Decoded examines some of America's best kept secrets and unsolved mysteries, including Area 51, Lizzie Borden, the Mothman, and the Salem Witch Trials. Watch the preview. 9:00 PM ET on The CW

    ALSO TONIGHT

    • Supermarket Stakeout premieres with a new approach to cooking: Ambushing strangers in the parking lot, bargaining for their groceries, and running to a pop-up kitchen to see what you can make. 10:00 PM ET on Food Network
    • Adam Ruins Everything enters its sixth season, with host Adam Conver giving viewers a new perspective on... everything. 10:00 PM ET on truTV
    • The Real Housewives Of Orange County host a fiery housewarming as they tear into week two.  9:00 PM ET on BRAVO
    • Animal Kingdom airs its second to last episode of Season 4, with ER's John Wells directing. 9:00 PM ET on TNT

    Mike Attebery is Senior Editor at Primetimer and the author of seven mystery thrillers. Follow him on Twitter at @mikeattebery.

    TOPICS: America's Got Talent, NBC, Reality TV