Tue, July 29
This new docu-series follows YouTube sensation Asia Monet Ray ("Dance Moms"), who came in third on the first season of "Abby's Ultimate Dance Competition," and her mother, Kristie, as they try to take the 8-year-old starlet's career to the next level. The show also features Asia's bodybuilder dad, Shawn, and younger sister, Bella Blu.
This profile of an American icon is shorter than most Ken Burns projects, but not for lack of material. The two-part documentary, ending next week, explores the legend born Samuel Langhorne Clemens -- the writer whom many consider the greatest American author, and the man whose life was beset by personal and financial losses. Interviewees include comic and activist Dick Gregory, author William Styron and veteran Twain portrayer Hal Holbrook.
In Paris on a special assignment to bring home an admiral's daughter, DiNozzo (Michael Weatherly) stumbles upon a controversial crime scene. He calls on his NCIS colleagues to help him however they can from across the miles. Mark Harmon, David McCallum, Pauley Perrette and Emily Wickersham also star in "The Admiral's Daughter."