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NEXT WEEK ON USA…
CATCH THE SEASON FINALE OF “NECESSARY ROUGHNESS”
A ROMANCE CAUSES A SECRET PACT ON “SUMMER CAMP”
QUESTIONABLE TACTICS TAKE CENTER STAGE ON “COVERT AFFAIRS” & “SUITS”
MISCALCULATIONS ABOUND ON “ROYAL PAINS”
RELATIONSHIPS ARE TESTED ON “BURN NOTICE” & “GRACELAND”
Summer time is our sweet spot at USA! Savor new episodes from our original series, including our new reality series, SUMMER CAMP, as well as our bold dramas like COVERT AFFAIRS, SUITS, ROYAL PAINS, NECESSARY ROUGHNESS (season finale), BURN NOTICE and GRACELAND. We sweeten the deal with marathons from NCIS and LAW & ORDER: SVU as well as an adrenaline-filled episode of WWE MONDAY NIGHT RAW.
SUNDAY, AUGUST 18
NCIS marathon – 2/1c
As the summer heat rises, tempers will flare. When suspects won’t admit their crimes or when loyalty goes into question, you can bet there’ll be some drama. Tune-in from 2pm to 11pm.
MONDAY, AUGUST 19
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 Honda Center in Anaheim, CA and millions watching at home. MONDAY NIGHT RAW continues to be the most watched regularly scheduled year-round program on basic cable television. RAW Superstars include John Cena, CM Punk, AJ Lee, Daniel Bryan, Kane, The Miz, Eve and Zack Ryder.
SUMMER CAMP – “Secret Pact” – 11:05/10:05c
At the Camp Social talent show romance ignites leading to a secret pact between camps. In an off-roading Color War one team’s shot at winning is nearly blown away. Come elimination, one camp will decide whether or not to honor the secret deal or backstab an unsuspecting camper.
Host: Matt Rogers, “American Idol” finalist
Social TV: As the competition at camp heats up, fans can grab their computer or mobile device for exclusive second screen content on USA Sync. They can visit sync.usanetwork.com, or sync with their favorite app including NextGuide, Shazam, Viggle or zeebox for exclusive content while they watch.
TUESDAY, AUGUST 20
LAW & ORDER: SVU “Legal Affairs” – 6/5c
Enjoy an extra special “Legal Affairs” stack of LAW & ORDER: SVU episodes that air from 6m to 9pm.
COVERT AFFAIRS – “Space (I Believe In)” – 9/8c
Annie (Piper Perabo) infiltrates an FBI investigation in order to keep her questionable actions from catching up to her. Meanwhile, Henry (guest star Gregory Itzin) offers Annie the opportunity of a lifetime.
The series also stars Christopher Gorham, Kari Matchett, Peter Gallagher and Hill Harper.
Social TV: Sights Unseen: Auggie Undercover is the second prequel in the webisode series from COVERT AFFAIRS. Over the course of six weeks, fans will unlock the never-before-told story about Auggie’s (Christopher Gorham) past, prior to losing his sight, and his affair with Russian hacker Natasha (Liane Balaban), who was featured in the show’s first season. COVERT AFFAIRS fans can join Auggie by logging on to sightsunseen.usanetwork.com
SUITS – “The Other Time” – 10/9c
Cameron’s (guest star Gary Cole) continuing use of shady tactics on Ava’s (guest star Michelle Fairley) case brings up memories of why Harvey (Gabriel Macht) left the DA’s office to work for Jessica (Gina Torres). As Rachel (Meghan Markle) visits law schools, Mike (Patrick J. Adams) looks back on what cost him his one chance at a degree.
Guest Stars: Rebecca Schull, Max Beesley, Tom Lipinski
The series also stars Sarah Rafferty and Rick Hoffman.
Social TV: As you turn on your TV to watch the legal drama at Person Darby, use your mobile device to access exclusive second screen content on USA Sync. Visit sync.usanetwork.com, or sync with your favorite app including NextGuide, Shazam, Viggle or zeebox for exclusive content while you watch.
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 21
NCIS “The Summer of Gibbs” – 6/5c
Sunburned? Grab your aloe, lather up, and tune in from 6pm to 9pm. Spend your summer evenings with your favorite NCIS special agent – Leroy Jethro Gibbs (Mark Harmon).
ROYAL PAINS – “Game of Phones” – 9/8c
When a distraught Molly (guest star Alexandra Socha) disappears, it’s up to Hank (Mark Feuerstein) and Don (guest star Brad Beyer) to bring her home safely, but the rescue effort takes a dangerous turn. Divya (Reshma Shetty) travels to Italy to see her mother and share the good news of her pregnancy. Evan (Paulo Costanzo), confusing the trip for a big birthday surprise, tags along. Divya learns she’s not the only Katdare lady with big news to share, and Evan finds that he’s made a very big miscalculation. Paige (Brooke D’Orsay) is frustrated to find herself buried under an unexpected workload, and out of step with Evan, while he roams the Tuscan countryside with Divya.
Guest Stars: Matt Molloy, Stephen Spinella, Laura Benanti, Anna George
The series also stars Ben Shenkman.
Social TV: As you turn on your TV to watch the Hampton’s favorite doctor, pick up your mobile device for exclusive second screen content on USA Sync. Visit sync.usanetwork.com, or sync with your favorite app including NextGuide, Shazam, Viggle or zeebox for exclusive content while you watch.
NECESSARY ROUGHNESS – “Sympathy for the Devil” – SEASON FINALE – 10/9c
Dr. Dani (Callie Thorne) searches for her missing client as the V3 scandal comes to a head. TK’s (Mehcad Brooks) injury may leave him benched in what could be the biggest game of his career. Nico (Scott Cohen) has an unexpected visitor.
Guest stars: Kate Miner, David Andrews, Travis Smith, Jonathan Keltz, India De Beaufort, Yara Martinez, Autumn Reeser, Gregory Alan Williams
The series also stars John Stamos, David Anders and Karissa Lee Staples.
Social TV: Watch NECESSARY ROUGHNESS on your TV and engage with exclusive second screen content about Dr. Dani and the rest of the cast on USA Sync. Visit sync.usanetwork.com, or sync with your favorite app including NextGuide, Shazam, Viggle or zeebox for exclusive content while you watch.
THURSDAY, AUGUST 22
BURN NOTICE – “Tipping Point” – 9/8c
As Michael (Jeffrey Donovan) becomes ever more conflicted with his mission, he travels to Mexico with Sonya (guest star Alona Tal) in order to help James (guest star John Pyper-Gerguson) with an important job. Anxious to finish the operation, Strong (guest star Jack Coleman) hires freelance mercenaries to extract James on site… but brings along an unexpected guest.
Guest Stars: Garrett Dillahunt
The series also stars Gabrielle Anwar, Bruce Campbell, Sharon Gless and Coby Bell.
Social TV: Behind the Burn is a special second screen experience looking back at the explosive moments in the show along with exclusive content about the episode in real time. Fans can visit sync.usanetwork.com, or sync with their favorite app including NextGuide, Shazam, Viggle or zeebox for exclusive content while they watch.
GRACELAND – “King’s Castle” – 10/9c
Tempers flare and relationships are pushed to the brink when Charlie (Vanessa Ferlito) discovers a secret about Briggs (Daniel Sunjata) and begins working with a Federale to find the truth. Mike discovers that Juan is missing and that the FBI has a suspect: Paul Briggs.
Guest Stars: Vincent Laresca, Ciera Payton, Dameon Clarke
The series also stars Aaron Tveit, Serinda Swan, Brandon Jay McLaren and Manny Montana.
Social TV: Graceland: Undercover is a new second screen experience giving fans a window into the secret lives of federal agents as the plot unfolds on-air. Viewers can engage every week of the season via the web at www.gracelandundercover.tv or the new mobile and tablet apps for iOS, available in the Apple App Store.
SATURDAY, AUGUST 24
NCIS – “Finest Moments” marathon –1/12c
Enjoy some of the best moments of the hit series with a marathon that airs from 1pm to 11pm.