BYBy Bethonie Butler
September 13
“Better Things” (FX at 10) Pamela Adlon returns to her Emmy-nominated role in this dramedy about a single mother raising three daughters. Adlon directed all of the season’s 10 episodes. (Beth Dubber/FX)

Project Runway (Lifetime at 9) The designers draw inspiration from Disney Channel’s “Descendants 2,” with two of the film’s stars — Dove Cameron and China Anne McClain — serving as guest judges.

Whose Line Is It Anyway? (CW at 9) Danielle Panabaker (“The Flash”) is this week’s guest.

Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce (Bravo at 10) Abby returns to her company only to discover Lady Parts is a lot different than she left it.

Premiere

Riviera (Sundance Now streaming) Neil Jordan’s British thriller, starring Julia Stiles, Lena Olin and Anthony LaPaglia, makes its U.S. streaming debut.

Documentaries

Kevyn Aucoin: Beauty & the Beast in Me (Logo at 9) This documentary chronicles the life and career of the legendary makeup artist, who died in 2002 at age 40, and his impact on celebrity glamour. The film features personal home footage documenting intimate moments with some of Aucoin’s closest friends and clients, including Amber Valetta and Cindy Crawford.

Truth and Lies: The Murder of Laci Peterson (ABC at 9) The fourth installment of ABC’s “Truth and Lies” series examines the murder of Laci Peterson, who was almost eight months pregnant when she went missing from her home in Modesto, Calif.

Returning

Bong Appétit (Viceland at 10:30) Midseason return.

Finales

Beat Shazam (Fox at 8) Music teachers from Maryland are featured in the Season 1 finale of this Jamie Foxx-hosted game show.

Love Connection (Fox at 9) The first season ends with a billionaire keeping his family’s immense wealth a secret from his potential love interests.

Late Night

Conan (TBS at 11) Jim Jefferies, Katy Tur, Taylor Tomlinson.

Daily Show (Comedy Central at 11) Jill Soloway.

Fallon (NBC at 11:34) Jake Gyllenhaal, Jane Goodall, Yo Gotti, Nicki Minaj.

Kimmel (ABC at 11:35) Stephen Colbert, Nina Dobrev, Dustin Lynch.

Corden (CBS at 12:37) Jenna Fischer, Andrea Riseborough, Jesus Trejo.

Meyers (NBC at 12:37) Jennifer Lawrence, Caitriona Balfe, Ezra Klein.

— Bethonie Butler

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