What’s On TV Tonight? – Rio Olympics Opening Ceremony on Friday

The Rio Olympics 2016 Opening Ceremony is finally here! But what else is on TV tonight? Here are the TV listings for Friday 08/05/2016:

7:30 PM ET

NICK’S PICK: Rio Olympics 2016 [LIVE] (“Opening Ceremony”) – Brazil’s iconic Maracana Stadium hosts the Opening Ceremony. This is the first-ever Olympic Games to be held in South America. (NBC)

8:00 PM ET

Kitten Summer Games – Celebrities and athletes cheer on kittens as they compete in various sporting events. (Hallmark)

9:00 PM ET

What Would You Do? – Cameras capture people’s reactions to dilemmas. (ABC)

Killjoys (“I Love Lucy”) – Dutch’s search for the green plasma puts the team on the radar of an eccentric galactic collector. (Syfy)

Tyler Perry’s Love Thy Neighbor (“Hattie’s Memoirs”) – Hattie’s decision to write her memoirs causes unrest amongst her family and friends. (OWN)

Marriage Boot Camp: Reality Stars (“Lying Up a Storm”) – Lie detector test reveals shocking truths; Memphitz is blindsided; Cody’s hit with a low blow; Tara and Dean’s secret. (WE TV)

The Great British Baking Show (“Chocolate”) – The pressure is on as the remaining bakers get a grip on one of the most difficult ingredients — chocolate. (PBS)

Bring It! (“Compton Call Out”) – Coach D accepts a rematch from the Divas of Compton; one of the parents loses control when Coach D decides to shake things up; Mimi struggles to let Camryn begin dating. (Lifetime)

10:00 PM ET

20/20 (“The Last One to See Them”) – Fifty-four years after the death of his first wife, and the disappearance of two other women, Felix Vail is accused of murder. (ABC)

Outcast (“Close to Home”) – Kyle enlists Mark’s help to find Allison; Anderson fights to keep his grip on his church. (Cinemax)

Dark Matter (“We Should Have Seen This Coming”) – Strapped for cash, the crew follows Nyx’s lead on a mission, only to find out the target is personal. (Syfy)

The Rap Game (“Fresh to Def”) – Queen Latifah gives the rappers a lesson on image; the rappers compete to be on the cover of a hip-hop magazine; one parent manager butts heads with her artist. (Lifetime)

Real Time With Bill Maher [LIVE] – Acerbic comic Bill Maher welcomes a panel of three guests from diverse parts of the political spectrum for a lively discussion of current events. Also usually included as part of the show are a comedic monologue and an interview with a newsmaker or political figure. (HBO)

Million Dollar Matchmaker (“The Pop Star and American Psycho”) – A high-powered perfectionist wants to find their match; an overtly sexual singer’s search for true love. (WE TV)

11:00 PM ET

E! News – Entertainment news. (E!)


Big Brother After Dark [LIVE] – Live camera feeds provide a late-night look at life in the “Big Brother” house. (POPSD)


The Late Show With Stephen Colbert is joined by Actress Diane Kruger; comic Mark Normand; U.S. Olympic fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad. (11:35 PM, CBS)

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon welcomes Comedian Jerry Seinfeld; actor Seth Rogen; Jason Derulo performs. (12:35 AM, NBC)

What's On TV Tonight - Rio Olympics Opening Ceremony on Friday

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