Freeform hit Cruel Summer is set to finally answer the two questions on everyone’s mind in tonight's seasom finale: how did Kate Wallis (Olivia Holt) escape captivity, and could Jeannette Turner (Chiara Aurelia) have done anything to free her sooner? The dramatic climax sees Kate and Jeannette face off in court, where only one narrative will win the day.
Also today: HBO tracks Rent star Andy Señor Jr. as he stages the first American-produced Broadway musical in Cuba in 50 years, Canadian sitcom Workin’ Moms returns to Netflix for its fifth season, and OWN celebrates Black fatherhood in an Honoring Our Kings special. Here’s what’s new and noteworthy on TV this Tuesday:
Cruel Summer: Season finale. Worlds collide as Kate (Olivia Holt) and Jeannette’s (Chiara Aurelia) court date arrives, but when the truth is finally revealed, one of them is forced to pay the ultimate price. Watch preview. 10:00 PM ET on Freeform
Revolution Rent: HBO original documentary. Broadway star Andy Señor Jr. returns to his native Cuba to direct a production of Rent, the country’s first Broadway musical produced by an American company in more than 50 years. Watch trailer. 9:00 PM ET on HBO
Workin’ Moms: Season premiere. Following its release up north earlier this year, the Canadian sitcom returns to Netflix with its complete ten-episode fifth season. Watch trailer. Streaming on Netflix
U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials: The action continues as elite athletes dive into the Men’s 200M Freestyle, Women’s and Men’s 100M Backstroke, and Women’s 100M Breaststroke finals. 8:00 PM ET/5:00 PM PT on NBC
America’s Got Talent: The auditions continue as the NBC competition airs at a special time following tonight's Olympic trials coverage. 10:00 PM ET on NBC
Honoring Our Kings: OWN Celebrates Black Fatherhood: Oprah Winfrey and Sterling K. Brown host OWN’s first-ever Father’s Day special, featuring conversations with everyday dads, special messages from celebrity fathers, and musical performances. 9:00 PM ET on OWN
Headspace: Unwind Your Mind: Choose your own mindfulness adventure in this interactive experience designed for different moods and needs. Watch trailer. Streaming on Netflix
Mr Inbetween: New episode. 10:00 PM ET on FX
Claire Spellberg Lustig is the Senior Editor at Primetimer and a scholar of The View. Follow her on Twitter at @c_spellberg.
TOPICS: Cruel Summer, Freeform, Chiara Aurelia, Olivia Holt