Don't miss: 'I Am Cait'
Fresh off her stirring speech at the Espy Awards, Caitlyn Jenner (formerly Bruce Jenner) invites viewers into her life via this eight-part reality series. The show promises to tell her "intimate story" as she seeks out her "new normal" as perhaps the most famous transgender woman in the world. It also will explore what Cait's transition means for the people in her life and how those relationships are affected, while offering a better understanding of her life's many challenges. 9 p.m. Sunday, E!
Sunday: Alas, the demolition and destruction must come to an end on BattleBots. In the season finale, we'll see which lean, mean fighting machine reigns supreme. 9 p.m., ABC.
Sunday: The animated title characters of Rick and Morty return for a second season of sci-fi adventures and domestic dysfunction. Clearly, these nut jobs are poised to cause more chaos than ever. 11:30 p.m., Adult Swim.
Monday: A crazier-than-usual season of The Bachelorette wraps up as Kaitlyn struggles to choose between bitter enemies Shawn and Nick. May we suggest: "Eeny, meeny, miny, moe"? 8 p.m., ABC.
Monday: The Newport Effect: Newport Folk Festival. Learn the history of the renowned festival, started in 1959, and its profound impact on the world of folk music. Kentuckian Jean Ritchie, who died in June, was one of its founders. 9 p.m., KET.
Tuesday: The Bomb is a new documentary that debuts just as the 70th anniversary of the bombing of Hiroshima approaches. It explores how America developed the most destructive invention in human history and how it changed the world. 8 p.m., KET.
Tuesday: Season 9 of Face Off launches as 16 special-effects makeup artists are challenged to construct original alien animals. Plus, a surprise announcement has everyone on edge. 9 p.m., Syfy.
Wednesday: America's Got Talent celebrates 10 years of sizzle and fizzle with a special retrospective episode. They revisit past winners, memorable moments and favorite performances. 8 p.m., NBC.
Thursday: Critic Forrest MacNeil (Andy Daly) is back for Season 2 of the mockumentary Review. Forrest doesn't review boring things like film or art, but intense real-life experiences. In the opener, he gets into a fight with a stranger. 10 p.m., Comedy Central.
Thursday: Oh, this should be fun — or dangerous. On a new episode of Married, Russ (Nat Faxon) and Lina (Judy Greer) go on separate dates. 10:30 p.m., FX.
Friday: In the new live-action TV film The Descendants, the teen sons and daughters of Disney's most infamous villains struggle with the challenges of living up to parental and peer pressures while attending prep school. Will they turn to the dark side or not? 8 p.m., Disney Channel.
Friday: The world's best young pianists try to make a name for themselves at a high-stakes piano competition on Virtuosity: The Cliburn. 10 p.m., KET.
Saturday: Can a pane of glass falling from a high-rise cut a person in half? On a new episode of MythBusters, Adam and Jamie attempt to find out. We suggest you don't try this at home. 9 p.m., Discovery.
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