Chuck Barney’s TV picks for Aug. 13-19

DON’T MISS: “Halt and Catch Fire” — The addictive, Silicon Valley-based tech drama returns for its fourth and final season with a two-hour premiere. The saga now finds the former Mutineers in the 1990s, navigating the early days of the Internet and web browsers, and pondering their destinies both personally and professionally. Meanwhile, the competitive nature of the tech world continues to complicate and affect their relationships. Anna Chlumsky joins the cast for the final go-around. 9 p.m. Saturday, AMC.

Other bets:

SUNDAY: Break out the surfboards. “Teen Choice 2017” celebrates the year’s top stars from films, TV, music and more, as chosen by their young fans. Among the honorees is the pop band Maroon 5, which will receive the coveted Decade Award. 8 p.m., Fox.

SUNDAY: Partially based on the Elmore Leonard novel of the same name, the offbeat new drama “Get Shorty” follows Miles Daly (Chris O’Dowd), a mob hitman who tries to become a Hollywood movie producer as a way to leave his criminal past behind and win back his estranged family. Ray Romano also stars. 10 p.m., Epix.

MONDAY: “Bachelor in Paradise,” which temporarily shut down production for an investigation into allegations of sexual assault, returns for more drama. Let’s hope everyone behaves themselves in sunny Mexico. 8 p.m., ABC.

MONDAY: “Diana: In Her Own Words” is the latest in a long line of programs marking the 20th anniversary of the death of the beloved princess. It’s an intimate story told through rare recordings, most of which never have been broadcast. 9 p.m., National Geographic.

TUESDAY: The acclaimed docu-series “Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath” returns for its second season. Remini and others continue to explore accounts of former Scientology members whose lives have been significantly affected by the Church’s practices. 9 p.m., A&E.

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Source:: East Bay – Entertainment

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