Bravo Continues to Build its Must-Watch LineUp with Premiere of Critically-Acclaimed Series, CLAWS, July 12 ### Hit Series QUEEN SUGAR, SUITS, QUEEN OF THE SOUTH and SHOOTER, also Return this July
— June 29, 2017
– QUEEN SUGAR Season 2 premieres July 3 –
– Meghan Markle returns in SUITS Season 7, followed by the debut of CLAWS, July 12 –
– QUEEN OF THE SOUTH and SHOOTER kick off July 18 –
“… [CLAWS is] striking for just how different it is” – Variety
“[QUEEN SUGAR] groundbreaking for its storytelling” – Refinery29
“[SHOOTER] does not disappoint!” – TV FanaticTORONTO (June 29, 2017) – This July, Bravo continues to fuel its summer schedule with an explosive lineup of exclusive, must-see returning favourites QUEEN SUGAR, SUITS, QUEEN OF THE SOUTH, and SHOOTER, and brand new series, CLAWS.
Already making waves with TV critics, the midnight-dark and wickedly funny CLAWS makes its exclusive Bravo premiere, Wednesday, July 12 at 10 p.m. ET. Set in a South Florida nail salon, the series follows the rise of five diverse and duplicitous Florida manicurists, who have a lot more going on than silk wraps and pedicures.
“Hot off the heels of record ratings for THE HANDMAID’S TALE debut season, and successful run of fan-favourite CHANCE, Bravo continues to deliver on its mandate of offering exceptional and exclusive, must-watch TV,” said Pat DiVittorio, Vice-President, Programming, CTV and Specialty. “With the return of brand-builders QUEEN SUGAR, QUEEN OF THE SOUTH, SHOOTER, SUITS, the debut of CLAWS, and the currently airing critical hit DAYTIME DIVAS, Bravo is poised to offer the most compelling summer viewing on the TV landscape.”
The estranged Bordelon siblings return for Season 2 of QUEEN SUGAR on Monday, July 3 at 9 p.m. ET as the family continues navigate the triumphs and struggles of their complicated lives in order to run an ailing sugarcane farm in the Deep South. Hot criminal drama QUEEN OF THE SOUTH makes its Season 2 debut Tuesday, July 18 at 9 p.m. ET, followed by Season 2 of the action packed drama SHOOTER starring Ryan Phillippe at 10 p.m. ET.
Fan-favourite SUITS returns to Bravo with Season 7 of the Manhattan law drama featuring Meghan Markle premiering Wednesday, July 12 at 9 p.m. ET.
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Catch-up viewing is available for CLAWS, QUEEN SUGAR, QUEEN OF THE SOUTH, SHOOTER, and SUITS on Bravo.ca, Bravo GO, and via On Demand partners. SHOOTER Season 1 is also available on CraveTV.
See below for premiere dates and descriptions for new and returning series. All dates are subject to change. Visit Bravo.ca to confirm local broadcast times.
Summer Programming on Bravo Includes:QUEEN SUGAR Season 2Mondays at 9 p.m. ET, beginning July 3
Inthe second season, the contemporary drama returns as the Bordelon siblings struggle to move forward with their lives as they strive to honour the legacy of their father following his unexpected passing. In the premiere “Amer the Winter”, Charley’s (Dawn-Lyen Gardner) business loan is contingent on her relationship with Davis (Timon Kyle Durrett), Micah (Nicholas L. Ashe) has a jarring encounter with a cop, and Nova (Rutin Wesley) seeks comfort in other companions.
SUITS Season 7AWednesdays at 9 p.m. ET, beginning July 12
Now that Mike (Patrick J. Adams) is officially recognized as a lawyer and has accepted Harvey’s (Gabriel Macht) offer to return to the firm, Season 7 premiere “Skin in the Game” sees the team back together again at Pearson Specter Litt — each dealing with their own struggles as they adjust to a new world order without Jessica (Gina Torres).
CLAWS Series PremiereWednesdays at 10 p.m. ET, beginning July 12
In the series premiere “La Tirana”, Desna (Niecy Nash) is entangled in a money laundering scheme, and her plan to go clean is complicated when things go south with Roller (Jack Kesy), leading her and newcomer Virginia (Karrueche Tran) to take action.
QUEEN OF THE SOUTH Season 2Tuesdays at 9 p.m. ET, beginning July 18
Season 2 continues to follow the journey of Teresa Mendoza (Alice Braga) and the sacrifices she must make not only to survive, but to make it to the top of the drug world. In the wake of Epifanio’s (Joaquim de Almeida) deadly assault on Camila’s (Veronica Falcón) cartel the season opener “El Cuerpo De Cristo”, finds Camila, Teresa, James (Peter Gadiot) and Pote (Hemky Madera) fleeing Mexico with the DEA hot on their tail. Back in Dallas, Camila works to get her decimated operation back up and running.
SHOOTER Season 2Tuesdays at 10 p.m. ET, beginning July 18
Season 2 follows the journey of Bob Lee Swagger (Ryan Phillippe), a highly decorated veteran who must confront a nemesis from his past in order to return to a life of normalcy. In the season premiere “The Hunting Party”, Swagger joins his former Marine unit for an awards ceremony in Frankfurt, Germany. There, he and his wife Julie (Shantel VanSanten) narrowly escape a deadly terrorist attack. FBI Agent Nadine Memphis (Cynthia Addai-Robinson) accepts a new job with powerful Washington insider Patricia Gregson.
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