Thu, July 31
Former Oscar nominee Maggie Gyllenhaal ("Crazy Heart") stars in this new critically acclaimed eight-part miniseries, which follows the tumultuous personal journey of Nessa Stein, a powerful Anglo-Israeli businesswoman who leads an influential organization working towards equality and peace in the Middle East. The huge international cast also includes Stephen Rea ("The Crying Game"), Janet McTeer ("Damages"), Lindsay Duncan ("The Hollow Crown"), Andrew Buchan ("Broadchurch"), Katherine Parkinson ("The IT Crowd") and Eve Best ("Nurse Jackie").
The third of four World Golf Championships in 2014 tees off today in Akron, Ohio, where Firestone Country Club plays host to the Bridgestone Invitational. Known by golfers simply as "the Monster," the par-70 South Course plays at 7,283 yards and features a series of intimidating par 4s and a gargantuan 667-yard par-5 16th hole. Tiger Woods won this tournament by a whopping seven strokes over Keegan Bradley and Henrik Stenson last year.
Upset to see the guest role she filmed for "NCIS" edited out of the televised episode, Penny (Kaley Cuoco) borders on a big personal decision borne out of her disappointment in "The Hesitation Ramification." Leonard (Johnny Galecki) tries to boost her spirits, but he may end up wrecking their relationship in the process. Raj and Stuart (Kunal Nayyar, Kevin Sussman) try to improve their chances with women by practicing at the mall.