Nearly 20 years and 10 series later, The Real Housewives franchise ventures outside the United States in The Real Housewives of Dubai, Bravo’s first original internationally-set iteration of the series. RHODubai introduces a new group of women living in the United Arab Emirates, a billionaire’s playground known for its over-the-top opulence.
Also today: South Park wades into The Streaming Wars in a new special, Discovery+ bows teenage drag docuseries Generation Drag, Peacock kicks off Pride Month with City of Queens, and more. Here’s what’s new and noteworthy on TV this Wednesday:
The Real Housewives of Dubai: Series premiere. Bravo brings its marquee franchise to the UAE in a new series that follows six glamorous, wealthy women in Dubai. Cast members include Caroline Stanbury (of Bravo’s Ladies of London fame), Lebanese businesswoman Nina Ali, model Chanel Ayan, and Emrati entrepreneur Sara Al Madani. Watch trailer. 9:00 PM ET on Bravo
South Park: The Streaming Wars: Original special. As Cartman locks horns with his mom in a battle of wills, an epic conflict unfolds that threatens South Park’s very existence. Watch trailer. Streaming on Paramount+
Generation Drag: Complete first season. Five LGBTQ+ teens and their families prepare for Dragutante, a first-of-its-kind drag ball event for teens and tweens, in this new six-episode docuseries. Watch trailer. Streaming on Discovery+
City of Queens: Original documentary. RuPaul’s Drag Race star Bimini Bon Boulash and six other London drag queens offer a glimpse into the people behind the acts and their community at large. The British documentary was acquired by Peacock after it aired in the UK. Watch trailer. Streaming on Peacock
Capital One’s The Match: NFL quarterbacks Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers play Patrick Mahomes and Josh Allen in a 12-hole golf event at Wynn Las Vegas. Coverage begins at 6:30 PM ET/3:30 PM PT on TNT
Obi-Wan Kenobi: New episode. The Star Wars spinoff moves to Wednesdays as it drops Episode 3. Streaming on Disney+
Glee: Complete series. All six seasons of Ryan Murphy’s hit musical comedy land on Hulu and Disney+ today. The show previously streamed on Netflix, but left the service in December 2021. Streaming on Hulu and Disney+
Let’s Make a Deal Primetime: Special presentation. New and legacy contestants compete for amazing prizes, including a cruise around the world, and remember classic moments from the game show’s history. The special is one of two primetime Let's Make a Deal events this month. With host Wayne Brady. 8:00 PM ET on CBS
Scripps National Spelling Bee: The annual event makes its primetime TV debut on ION for the semifinals. The finals air tomorrow night. 8:00 PM ET on ION and Bounce TV
Sistas: Season 4 summer premiere. After a three-month hiatus, Tyler Perry’s BET series returns as the ladies continue to navigate life, love, and careers in their 30s. Watch trailer. 9:00 PM ET on BET
NHL Playoffs: The Eastern Conference finals begin as the New York Rangers host the Tampa Bay Lightning. 8:00 PM ET/5:00 PM PT on ESPN
Claire Spellberg Lustig is the Senior Editor at Primetimer and a scholar of The View. Follow her on Twitter at @c_spellberg.
TOPICS: The Real Housewives of Dubai, Bravo, Paramount+, City of Queens, Generation Drag, South Park