The nation's youngest big-city mayor is engulfed in a racially divided maelstrom in Yonkers, NY - one that threatens his city's future while undermining his own ambitions... Read more
SHOW ME A HERO
In an America generation removed from the greatest civil rights struggles of the 1960s, the young mayor of a midsized American city is faced with a federal court order that says he must build a small number of low-income housing units in the white neighborhoods of his town. His attempt to do so tears the entire city apart, paralyzes the municipal government and, ultimately, destroys the mayor and his political future.
Six-Part Miniseries begins Sunday Aug. 16 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PTLAST NIGHT TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER
More Season 2 editions of the Sunday-night series starring John Oliver, the Emmy®-winning comedian/actor/writer, whom the New York Observer called "the best thing to happen to late night since Colbert." The only weekly news-oriented comedy series provides Oliver with a unique platform to offer up his singular perspective and distinct voice to any number of social, political or existential issues.
Sundays at 11:00 p.m., with same-night encores. Hiatus: August 30TIG NOTARO: BOYISH GIRL INTERRUPTED
Tig Notaro performs in her first-ever HBO stand-up comedy special, recorded in front of a live audience at Wilbur Theatre in Boston. In this one-hour special, Notaro tells stories about a number of subjects.
Premieres on Saturday, August 22 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PTHARD KNOCKS: TRAINING CAMP WITH THE HOUSTON TEXANS
HBO's Hard Knocks kicks off its 10th season with the first three (of five) one-hour editions. This season, for the first time, the focus will be on the Houston Texans, who compiled a 9-7 record under new coach Bill O'Brien in 2014.
Season 10 Premiere: Aug. 11; Tuesdays at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT