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NBC PRIMETIME SCHEDULE as of: 08/03/2020 Monday August 3, 2020 - Sunday August 23, 2020

"THE TITAN GAMES"

"EASTERN REGIONAL FINALS"

ORIGINAL

08/03/2020 (08:00PM - 09:00PM) (Monday) : Olympic gold-medal winning snowboarder Hannah Teter and five-time UFC champion Tyron Woodley return along with four other top competitors from the Eastern Region for one last shot at redemption. The contenders face off in a three-way battle before advancing to a classic head-to-head competition. The last competitors standing must defeat the reigning Titans on Mt. Olympus to advance to the championship round. Dwayne Johnson serves as Host while Cari Champion and Alex Mendez serve as commentators.

TV-PG



"AMERICAN NINJA WARRIOR"

"USA VS. THE WORLD"

REPEAT

08/03/2020 (09:00PM - 11:00PM) (Monday) : Top competitors from "American Ninja Warrior" will go head to head with ninjas and skilled athletes from around the globe in the two-hour special, "USA Vs. The World," which features three teams each with five ninjas: including Team USA, Team Europe and for the first time, Team Australia. The teams will compete across all four epic stages of the show's national finals course - 23 obstacles in all.

TV-PG

"AMERICA'S GOT TALENT"

"AGT: 15TH ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL"

ORIGINAL

08/04/2020 (08:00PM - 10:01PM) (Tuesday) : “America’s Got Talent” celebrates 15 years of entertainment with a retrospective featuring some of the most viral acts over the years, including winners Kodi Lee, Shin Lim and Grace Vanderwaal, as well as “AGT: The Champions” winners V. Unbeatable and Season 13 performance troupe Zurcaroh. Terry Crews hosts along with Simon Cowell, Heidi Klum, Howie Mandel and the show’s newest judge, Sofia Vergara.

TV-PG D, L, V



"WORLD OF DANCE"

"THE SEMI-FINALS 1"

ORIGINAL

08/04/2020 (10:01PM - 11:00PM) (Tuesday) : In the “Semi-Final 1,” six of the top twelve acts take to the iconic World of Dance stage for the first time this season with judges Jennifer Lopez, Derek Hough, NE-YO and host Scott Evans. The judges will now score each performance based on their artistry, technique, choreography, creativity and presentation. The top two scoring acts will move onto the “World Final” and become one step closer to winning the $1 million grand prize.

TV-PG

"CHICAGO MED"

"GUESS IT DOESN'T MATTER ANYMORE"

08/05/2020 (08:00PM - 09:00PM) (Wednesday) : Dr. Halstead's world is thrown into turmoil when a former patient resurfaces. April has a secret she considers confessing to Ethan. Dr. Charles tries to maintain his focus during a difficult time.

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"CHICAGO FIRE"

"LIGHT THINGS UP"

REPEAT

08/05/2020 (09:00PM - 10:00PM) (Wednesday) : Tension builds when a group of rabble-rousers attempt to lock down the firehouse. Brett is faced with a monumental decision. Cruz readies himself for a big day. Gallo and Ritter attempt to launch Firehouse 51 into the social media age.

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"CHICAGO PD"

"BURIED SECRETS"

REPEAT

08/05/2020 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Wednesday) : The clock is on after Ruzek witnesses a woman's kidnapping and the team races to put the pieces together. Burgess tries to connect with Ruzek outside of work but he mysteriously distances himself from her.

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"ELLEN'S GAME OF GAMES"

"SWEET FOAM ALABAMA"

REPEAT

08/06/2020 (08:00PM - 09:00PM) (Thursday) : Contestants will play “Aww Snap,” “Oh Ship,” “Runaway Bride” and special guest Usher joins Ellen DeGeneres to play “Knockin’ Boots.” The winner of the first four rounds advances to “Know or Go” and the person who wins that game advances to “Hot Hands” for a chance to win a cash prize. Stephen “tWitch” Boss serves as announcer.

TV-PG



"LAW & ORDER: SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT"

"I'M GOING TO MAKE YOU A STAR"

08/06/2020 (09:00PM - 10:00PM) (Thursday) : When an actress accuses a high-powered media mogul of attempted rape, Benson finds herself in a high-stakes game of cat and mouse. Changes in the squad room put Carisi between a rock and a hard place. Ian McShane, Peter Gallagher, Zuleikha Robinson and Jamie Gray Hyder guest star.

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"LAW & ORDER: SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT"

"THE THINGS WE HAVE TO LOSE"

REPEAT

08/06/2020 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Thursday) : As Carisi begins the long-anticipated trial of Sir Toby Moore, the SVU faces setbacks in several other cases. Guest starring Carmen Berkeley, Bea Cordelia, Jenna Stern, Grace Narducci, Afi Bijou and Ben Davis.

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"THE WALL"

"NELLIE AND TAYLOR"

08/07/2020 (08:00PM - 09:00PM) (Friday) : Nearly 50 years apart - grandmother and granddaughter duo Nellie and Taylor from Quarryville, Pennsylvania, take on The Wall.

TV-PG

"DATELINE NBC"

"FR2946"

ORIGINAL

08/07/2020 (09:00PM - 11:00PM) (Friday) :



"NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE"

"2020 STANLEY CUP QUALIFIERS (TEAMS TBD)"

ORIGINAL

08/08/2020 (03:00PM - 06:00PM) (Saturday) :



"NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE"

"2020 STANLEY CUP QUALIFIERS (TEAMS TBD)"

ORIGINAL

08/08/2020 (03:00PM - 06:00PM) (Saturday) :



"NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE"

"2020 STANLEY CUP QUALIFIERS (TEAMS TBD) (8/8/20)"

ORIGINAL

08/08/2020 (08:00PM - 11:00PM) (Saturday) :



"NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE"

"2020 STANLEY CUP QUALIFIERS (TEAMS TBD) (8/8/20)"

ORIGINAL

08/08/2020 (08:00PM - 11:00PM) (Saturday) :



"SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE"

"DANIEL CRAIG / THE WEEKND"

08/08/2020 (11:29PM - 01:03AM) (Saturday) :

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"NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE"

"2020 STANLEY CUP QUALIFIERS (TEAMS TBD) (8/9/20)"

ORIGINAL

08/09/2020 (03:00PM - 06:00PM) (Sunday) :



"CANNONBALL"

"CANNONBALLS AND MULLETS: NETWORK CUT"

REPEAT

08/09/2020 (07:00PM - 08:00PM) (Sunday) : Cannonball athletes compete for $10,000 in the wildest and wettest challenges ever created.

TV-PG



"THE TITAN GAMES"

"EASTERN REGIONAL FINALS"

REPEAT

08/09/2020 (08:00PM - 09:00PM) (Sunday) : Olympic gold-medal winning snowboarder Hannah Teter and five-time UFC champion Tyron Woodley return along with four other top competitors from the Eastern Region for one last shot at redemption. The contenders face off in a three-way battle before advancing to a classic head-to-head competition. The last competitors standing must defeat the reigning Titans on Mt. Olympus to advance to the championship round. Dwayne Johnson serves as Host while Cari Champion and Alex Mendez serve as commentators.

TV-PG

"AMERICA'S GOT TALENT"

"AGT: 15TH ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL"

REPEAT

08/09/2020 (09:00PM - 11:00PM) (Sunday) : “America’s Got Talent” celebrates 15 years of entertainment with a retrospective featuring some of the most viral acts over the years, including winners Kodi Lee, Shin Lim and Grace Vanderwaal, as well as “AGT: The Champions” winners V. Unbeatable and Season 13 performance troupe Zurcaroh. Terry Crews hosts along with Simon Cowell, Heidi Klum, Howie Mandel and the show’s newest judge, Sofia Vergara.

TV-PG D, L, V



"THE TITAN GAMES"

"THE TITAN GAMES CHAMPIONSHIP"

ORIGINAL

08/10/2020 (08:00PM - 09:00PM) (Monday) : Regional competition has come to an end and the final Titans from the Central, West and Eastern divisions have advanced to the Championship. Those six elite Titans return for the final rounds of competition. The top two men and women will advance to compete on Mount Olympus one last time. In the end, one man and one woman will be crowned Titan Champions.

TV-PG

"AMERICAN NINJA WARRIOR"

"USA VS. THE WORLD"

REPEAT

08/10/2020 (09:00PM - 11:00PM) (Monday) : Top competitors from “American Ninja Warrior” will go head-to-head with ninjas from around the globe in the two-hour special “USA vs. The World,” featuring three six-member teams, including Team USA, Team Europe and Team Australia. The teams will compete across all four epic stages of the show’s national finals course – 23 obstacles in all in this one-a-of-kind global TV event.

TV-PG



"AMERICA'S GOT TALENT"

"LIVE SHOW 1"

ORIGINAL

08/11/2020 (08:00PM - 10:01PM) (Tuesday) : Live from Universal Studios Hollywood, eleven performers compete for America’s vote and a $1 Million Dollar prize as judging is turned over to the viewing audience. Creator and executive producer, Simon Cowell, serves as judge along with Heidi Klum, Howie Mandel and Sofia Vergara. Hosted by Terry Crews.

TV-PG L

"WORLD OF DANCE"

"THE SEMI-FINALS 2"

ORIGINAL

08/11/2020 (10:01PM - 11:00PM) (Tuesday) : In the “Semi-Final 2,” the final six acts of the top twelve take to the iconic World of Dance stage for the first time this season with judges Jennifer Lopez, Derek Hough, NE-YO and host Scott Evans. The judges will once-again score each performance based on their artistry, technique, choreography, creativity and presentation. The top two scoring acts will move onto the “World Final” and become one step closer to winning the $1 grand prize.

TV-PG



"AMERICA'S GOT TALENT"

"RESULTS SHOW 1"

ORIGINAL

08/12/2020 (08:00PM - 09:01PM) (Wednesday) : Five acts from the previous night’s show will move on to the semi-finals round of the competition. Viewers will have one last chance to send their favorite performer of the night into the next round by participating in the Dunkin’ Save by using the America’s Got Talent Official App or going to NBC.com. Starring creator and executive producer Simon Cowell along with judges Heidi Klum, Howie Mandel and Sofia Vergara. Hosted by Terry Crews.

TV-PG

"WORLD OF DANCE"

"THE WORLD FINAL"

ORIGINAL

08/12/2020 (09:01PM - 10:00PM) (Wednesday) : In the season four finale of “World of Dance,” the top four acts take the stage for the last time in the “World Final” with judges Jennifer Lopez, Derek Hough, NE-YO and host Scott Evans. Competing for the title of Best in the World, the judges will score their performances based on their artistry, technique, choreography, creativity and presentation. The top overall scoring act will be crowned the “World of Dance” season four champion and win the grand prize of $1 million.

TV-PG



"CHICAGO PD"

"I WAS HERE"

08/12/2020 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Wednesday) : After receiving a distressing 911 call, Burgess enlists the team's help to track down a girl caught up in a sex-trafficking ring.

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"NBC NEWS SPECIAL"

"CORONAVIRUS & THE CLASSROOM"

ORIGINAL

08/13/2020 (08:00PM - 09:00PM) (Thursday) :





"ELLEN'S GAME OF GAMES"

"BYE BYE MS. AMERICAN PUMPKIN PIE"

REPEAT

08/13/2020 (09:00PM - 10:00PM) (Thursday) : Contestants will play “Don’t Leave me Hanging,” “Buckin’ Blasters” and “Taste Buds.” Special guests, singer/songwriters Charlie Puth and Halsey, join Ellen to play “Stink Tank.” The winner of each of the first four rounds advances to “Know or Go” and the person who wins that game advances to “Hot Hands” for a chance to win a cash prize. Stephen “tWitch” Boss serves as announcer.

TV-PG

"DATELINE NBC"

"FR2947"

ORIGINAL

08/14/2020 (09:00PM - 11:00PM) (Friday) :



"DATELINE SATURDAY NIGHT MYSTERY"

"SA2947"

ORIGINAL

08/15/2020 (08:00PM - 10:00PM) (Saturday) :



"SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE"

"HARRY STYLES"

08/15/2020 (11:29PM - 01:03AM) (Saturday) :

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"THE TITAN GAMES"

"THE TITAN GAMES CHAMPIONSHIP"

REPEAT

08/16/2020 (08:00PM - 09:00PM) (Sunday) : Regional competition has come to an end and the final Titans from the Central, West and Eastern divisions have advanced to the Championship. Those six elite Titans return for the final rounds of competition. The top two men and women will advance to compete on Mount Olympus one last time. In the end, one man and one woman will be crowned Titan Champions.

TV-PG



"AMERICA'S GOT TALENT"

"LIVE SHOW 1"

REPEAT

08/16/2020 (09:00PM - 11:00PM) (Sunday) : Live from Universal Studios Hollywood, eleven performers compete for America’s vote and a $1 Million Dollar prize as judging is turned over to the viewing audience. Creator and executive producer, Simon Cowell, serves as judge along with Heidi Klum, Howie Mandel and Sofia Vergara. Hosted by Terry Crews.

TV-PG L

"NBC NEWS SPECIAL"

"2020 DEMOCRATIC CONVENTION (8/17/20)"

ORIGINAL

08/17/2020 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Monday) :



"NBC NEWS SPECIAL"

"2020 DEMOCRATIC CONVENTION (8/17/20)"

ORIGINAL

08/17/2020 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Monday) :



"AMERICA'S GOT TALENT"

"LIVE SHOW 2"

ORIGINAL

08/18/2020 (08:00PM - 10:00PM) (Tuesday) : Live from Universal Studios Hollywood, eleven performers compete for America’s vote and a $1 Million Dollar prize as judging is turned over to the viewing audience. Creator and executive producer, Simon Cowell, serves as judge along with Heidi Klum, Howie Mandel and Sofia Vergara. Hosted by Terry Crews.



"AMERICA'S GOT TALENT"

"LIVE SHOW 2"

ORIGINAL

08/18/2020 (08:00PM - 10:00PM) (Tuesday) : Live from Universal Studios Hollywood, eleven performers compete for America’s vote and a $1 Million Dollar prize as judging is turned over to the viewing audience. Creator and executive producer, Simon Cowell, serves as judge along with Heidi Klum, Howie Mandel and Sofia Vergara. Hosted by Terry Crews.



"NBC NEWS SPECIAL"

"2020 DEMOCRATIC CONVENTION (8/18/20)"

ORIGINAL

08/18/2020 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Tuesday) :



"NBC NEWS SPECIAL"

"2020 DEMOCRATIC CONVENTION (8/18/20)"

ORIGINAL

08/18/2020 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Tuesday) :



"AMERICA'S GOT TALENT"

"RESULTS SHOW 2"

ORIGINAL

08/19/2020 (08:00PM - 09:01PM) (Wednesday) : Five acts from the previous night’s show will move on to the semi-finals round of the competition. Viewers will have one last chance to send their favorite performer of the night into the next round by participating in the Dunkin’ Save by using the America’s Got Talent Official App or going to NBC.com. Starring creator and executive producer Simon Cowell along with judges Heidi Klum, Howie Mandel and Sofia Vergara. Hosted by Terry Crews.



"AMERICA'S GOT TALENT"

"RESULTS SHOW 2"

ORIGINAL

08/19/2020 (08:00PM - 09:01PM) (Wednesday) : Five acts from the previous night’s show will move on to the semi-finals round of the competition. Viewers will have one last chance to send their favorite performer of the night into the next round by participating in the Dunkin’ Save by using the America’s Got Talent Official App or going to NBC.com. Starring creator and executive producer Simon Cowell along with judges Heidi Klum, Howie Mandel and Sofia Vergara. Hosted by Terry Crews.



"ELLEN'S GAME OF GAMES"

"HIGHWAY TO THE DANGER WORD"

08/19/2020 (09:01PM - 10:00PM) (Wednesday) : Contestants will play “Blindfolded Musical Chairs,” “Danger Word,” “Dizzy Dash” and brand-new game, “Runaway Bride.” The winner of each of the first four rounds advances to “Know or Go” and the person who wins that game advances to “Hot Hands” for a chance to win a cash prize. Stephen “tWitch” Boss serves as announcer.

TV-PG

"ELLEN'S GAME OF GAMES"

"HIGHWAY TO THE DANGER WORD"

08/19/2020 (09:01PM - 10:00PM) (Wednesday) : Contestants will play “Blindfolded Musical Chairs,” “Danger Word,” “Dizzy Dash” and brand-new game, “Runaway Bride.” The winner of each of the first four rounds advances to “Know or Go” and the person who wins that game advances to “Hot Hands” for a chance to win a cash prize. Stephen “tWitch” Boss serves as announcer.

TV-PG

"NBC NEWS SPECIAL"

"2020 DEMOCRATIC CONVENTION (8/19/20)"

ORIGINAL

08/19/2020 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Wednesday) :



"NBC NEWS SPECIAL"

"2020 DEMOCRATIC CONVENTION (8/19/20)"

ORIGINAL

08/19/2020 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Wednesday) :



"ELLEN'S GAME OF GAMES"

"AIN'T NO MT. SAINT ELLEN HIGH ENOUGH"

08/20/2020 (08:00PM - 09:00PM) (Thursday) : Host Ellen DeGeneres puts contestants to the test with a brand-new game called “Buckin’ Blasters,” along with “Mount Saint Ellen,” “See You Later Alligator” and “Aww Snap.” The winner of each of the first four rounds advances to “Know or Go” and the person who wins that round advances to “Hot Hands” for a chance to win a cash prize. Stephen “tWitch” Boss serves as announcer.

TV-PG

"ELLEN'S GAME OF GAMES"

"AIN'T NO MT. SAINT ELLEN HIGH ENOUGH"

08/20/2020 (08:00PM - 09:00PM) (Thursday) : Host Ellen DeGeneres puts contestants to the test with a brand-new game called “Buckin’ Blasters,” along with “Mount Saint Ellen,” “See You Later Alligator” and “Aww Snap.” The winner of each of the first four rounds advances to “Know or Go” and the person who wins that round advances to “Hot Hands” for a chance to win a cash prize. Stephen “tWitch” Boss serves as announcer.

TV-PG

"NBC NEWS SPECIAL"

"2020 DEMOCRATIC CONVENTION (8/20/20)"

ORIGINAL

08/20/2020 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Thursday) :



"NBC NEWS SPECIAL"

"2020 DEMOCRATIC CONVENTION (8/20/20)"

ORIGINAL

08/20/2020 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Thursday) :



"DATELINE NBC"

"FR2948"

ORIGINAL

08/21/2020 (10:00PM - 11:00PM) (Friday) :



"DATELINE SATURDAY NIGHT MYSTERY"

"SA2948"

ORIGINAL

08/22/2020 (08:00PM - 10:00PM) (Saturday) :



"SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE"

"ADAM DRIVER / HALSEY"

08/22/2020 (11:29PM - 01:03AM) (Saturday) :

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