via press release:
DRAMATIC MID-SEASON FINALES FROM “WHITE COLLAR,” “ROYAL PAINS” AND A BOLD NEW EPISODE FROM “COVERT AFFAIRS”
Summer might be coming to a close, but USA programming is here to stay with powerful mid-season conclusions to the best drama series on television! Also, be sure to catch two LAW & ORDER: SVU marathons and a three-hour all-new WWE MONDAY NIGHT RAW!
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 16
LAW & ORDER: SVU “Battle of the ADAs” marathon – 5/4c
Working with the Special Victims Unit isn’t just tough for the detectives who pound the pavement looking for perps; the Assistant District Attorneys assigned to the squad have dealt with their fair share of violence and drama too, which is why the SVU has had a hard time hanging on to one! Regardless of which ADA is your favorite – and if you’re a longtime fan, you definitely have a favorite – you can’t argue with that fact that they’ve each put their life on the line for the job! The marathon will air from 5pm to 11pm.
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 17
WWE MONDAY NIGHT RAW – 8/7c
The Superstars and Divas from the World Wrestling Entertainment® Universe take the stage live in front of thousands in attendance at the Webster Bank Arena at Harbor Yard in Bridgeport, CT, with millions watching at home. MONDAY NIGHT RAW continues to be the most watched regularly scheduled year-round program on basic cable television and recently celebrated its 1000th episode. RAW Superstars include John Cena, CM Punk, Sheamus, AJ Lee, Daniel Bryan, Kane, Brock Lesnar, Randy Orton, The Miz, Triple H, and the sassy and sexy Divas.
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18
WHITE COLLAR “Vested Interest” – MID-SEASON FINALE! – 9/8c
In this mid-season finale, Peter (Tim DeKay) and Neal (Matt Bomer) attend an FBI conference where someone is trying to steal high valued defense technology. They soon discover the thief’s brazen plan to take something much more valuable from the FBI.
Guest stars: Treat Williams, Scott Evans, Ned Eisenberg, Jason Pendergraft and Pawel Szajda
Social TV: This week Neal’s Stash continues the national crowd-sourcing treasure hunt inviting WHITE COLLAR fans to help track down an old score stolen from them by a rival con artist. It’s accessible via desktop or tablet atnealsstash.com.
COVERT AFFAIRS “Let’s Dance”– 10/9c
The CIA attempts to obtain proof that an enemy is hiding in Russia, in the hopes of bringing them to justice.
Guest star: Sarah Clarke
AFTER A THREE WEEK HIATUS, THE CURRENT SEASON OF COVERT AFFAIRS WILL RETURN ON OCTOBER 16 WITH SIX ALL-NEW EPISODES!
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 19
ROYAL PAINS “Sand Legs” – MID-SEASON FINALE! – 9/8c
In this thrilling summer finale, Hank (Mark Feuerstein) cancels his weekend plans after treating an amateur beach volleyball player at the Hamptons Labor Day Invitational who he believes may be suffering from more than just a summer bug. Meanwhile, Evan (Paulo Costanzo) and Paige (Brooke D’Orsay) discover that Paige has much more in common with the woman claiming to be her biological mother (guest star Rosanna Arquette) than they previously thought. Divya (Reshma Shetty) confronts her new boyfriend (guest star Khotan) after a startling discovery.
Additional guest stars: Ben Shenkman, Kat Foster
Social TV: Fans can access an exclusive preview video on USA’s Character Chatter, and check-in with Viggle for points and a special Summer Extra bonus clip.
Fans can join the LIVE video webchat with Reshma Shetty (“Divya”) at 8/7c prior to the summer finale at http://www.usanetwork.com/series/royalpains/
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 21
LAW & ORDER: SVU “Red Carpet” marathon – 7/6c
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit has won and been nominated for numerous awards since the show’s inception. Mariska Hargitay earned an EMMY for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series and a Golden Globe for Best Actress in a Television Drama Series, along with multiple nominations, for her portrayal of Olivia Benson. Tune-in as we roll out the red carpet for all of the Emmy nominated episodes. The marathon will air from 7pm to 11pm and Saturday, 9/22, from 12pm to 2am.