Welcome back to Tune In: our weekly newsletter offering a guide to the best of the week’s TV.
Each week, Variety’s TV team combs through the week’s schedule, selecting our picks of what to watch and when/how to watch them. This week, “Descendants 2” will premiere across six networks simultaneously and Michael Phelps will race a great white shark.
Ryan Phillippe returns as former Marine sniper Bob Lee Swagger, who is coaxed out of retirement spent in seclusion when his former commanding officer (Omar Epps) uncovered a plot to assasinate the President of the United States. The series is based on the best-selling novel “Point of Impact” by Stephen Hunter and the 2007 Paramount film starring Mark Wahlberg, who executive produces the series.
The long-awaited sequel to Disney’s hit TV movie “Descendants” revolves around the kids of Disney villains, sepcifically »
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