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June 2013 TV premieres, finales, movies and specials

The summer TV season gets in full gear this June, with so many new and returning series, specials and movies premiering I am not even sure where to start. AMC has resurrected "The Killing" (June 2) for a third season. The final seasons of "Burn Notice" (June 9), "Futurama" (June 19) and "Dexter" (June 30) begin. "Hot in Cleveland" kicks off its new season June 19 with a live episode, while ABC launches its DOA soapster "Mistresses" on June 3. Speaking of soap, Lifetime's "Devious Maids" starts finding the dirt on the rich June 23. But there's so much more. See below, all times are Central.

Saturday, June 1
8:30 a.m. | "Pound Puppies," HUB (season premiere)
11:30 a.m. | "SheZow," HUB (series premiere)
Noon | "The Aquabats! Super Show!" HUB (season premiere)
4 p.m. | "Staged to Perfection," HGTV (series premiere)
6 | "Wizards vs Aliens," HUB (series premieres)
7 | "Norman Rockwell's Shuffleton's Barbershop," Hallmark (movie premiere)
7 | "Matthew Morrison: Where It All Began--Live from the Bushnell," PBS (special; check local listings)
8 | "Orphan Black," BBC America (season 1 finale following all-day replay marathon of the season)
8 | "Fish Tank Kings," Nat Geo WILD (season 2 premiere)
8 | "Pregnant & Dating," WEtv (series premiere)
9 | "The Nerdist," BBC America (season 1 finale)
9 | "Golden Sisters," Own (series premiere; elderly sisters take Manhattan)
Sunday, June 2
7 | "Real Housewives of New Jersey," Bravo (season 5 premiere)
7 | "The Wild West," Nat Geo Wild (miniseries premiere)
8 | "The Killing," AMC (season 3 premiere)
8 | "The Women's Concert for Change: Life from London," NBC (special)
8 | "Princesses: Long Island," Bravo (series premiere)
8 | "Keeping Up with the Kardashians," E! (season 8 premiere)
8 | "The Next Food Network Star," Food (season 9 premiere)
8 | "Snapped," Oxygen (season 10 premiere)
8 | "BBQ Pitmasters," Destination America (season premiere)
9 | "Mile Wide Tornado: Oklahoma Disaster," Discovery (special)
9 | "The Wanted Life," E! (series premiere; following Brit popsters)
9 | "Iron Chef America: Tournament of Champions," Food (season finale)
9 | "Oprah's Master Class," Own (summer season premiere)
11 | "The Venture Bros." Adult Swim (season 5 premiere)
Monday, June 3
TBA | "East Los High," Hulu (series premiere; 16-year-old friends at inner city school)
8 a.m. | "The Gossip Table," VH1 (series premiere; pop culture news)
8 p.m. | "The Fosters," ABC Family (series premiere; two moms foster children)
8 | "Fatal Attraction," TV One (docu-series premiere; real-life crimes of passion)
8:30 | "Man Fire Food," Cooking Channel (season premiere)
9 | "Revolution," NBC (season 1 finale)
9 | "Mistresses," ABC (series premiere; drama! affairs!)
9 | "Teen Wolf," MTV (season 3 premiere)
9 | "Push Girls," Sundance (season 2 premiere)
9 | "Whitey Bulger: The Making of Monster," Investigation Discovery (doc premiere; infamous mobster)
Tuesday, June 4
8 | "America's Got Talent," NBC (season 8 premiere)
8 | "Bang Goes the Theory," BBC America (premiere of 3 back-to-back episodes)
8 | "Total Blackout," Syfy (season premiere)
8 | "Exit," Syfy (series premiere)
9 | "Pretty Wicked Moms," Lifetime (series premiere)
9 | "Swamp Murders," Investigation Discovery (series premiere)
9:30 | "Kathy Griffin: Calm Down Gurrl," Bravo (comedy special)
Wednesday, June 5
6:30 | "The Amazing World of Gumball," Cartoon Network (season premiere)
7 | "2013 CMT Music Awards," CMT (special)
8 | "Toddlers & Tiaras," TLC (season premiere)
8 | "Beverly Hills Pawn," Reelz (series premiere)
9 | "Paranormal Witness," Syfy (season 3 premiere)
9 | "Chef Roble & Co.," Bravo (season 2 premiere)
9 | "Southern Fried Homicide," Investigation Discovery (series premiere)
9 | "Through the Wormhole with Morgan Freeman," Science (season 4 premiere)
9 | "The Good Buy Girls," TLC (series premiere)
9:30 | "Redneck Island," CMT (season 3 premiere)
Thursday, June 6
7 | "The Hero," TNT (series premiere; The Rock tests contestants heroism)
8 | "Burn Notice," USA (final season premiere)
8 | "72 Hours," TNT (series premiere; survive the wild competition)
8 | "Race to the Scene," Reelz (series premiere; Dolph Lundgren hosts reality race)
9 | "Graceland," USA (series premiere; undercover DEA, FBI, ICE agents share beach house)
9 | "In the Flesh," BBC America (3-part miniseries June 6-8; rehabilitated zombies return to human population)
9 | "L.A. Hair," WEtv (season 2 premiere)
11 | "The Greatest Event in Television History #2," Adult Swim (special premiere)
Friday, June 7
7 | "Puppy Love," Hallmark (movie)
8 | "Family Addition with Leigh Anne Touhy," GMC (series premiere) 
9 | "Continuum," Syfy (season 3 premiere)
Saturday, June 8
7 | "Sam & Cat," Nickelodeon (series premiere)
7 | "The Good Mother," Lifetime (movie)
8 | "Sinbad," Syfy (series premiere; hero sets sail on quest)
9 | "Primeval: New World," Syfy (series premiere; Canadian spinoff of Brit dinosaurs-in-modern-times tale)
Sunday, June 9
7 | "HGTV Star," HGTV (season premiere; formerly "HGTV Design Star")
7 | "Xtreme Waterparks," Travel (season 2 premiere)
7:30 | "Insane Coaster Wars: World Domination," Travel (season 2 premiere)
8 | "Falling Skies," TNT (season 3 premiere)
8 | "Mountain Men," History (season premiere)
9 | "Ice Road Truckers," History (season premiere)
9 | "Storage Hunters," truTV (season 3 premiere)
Monday, June 10
4 | "Grojband," Cartoon Network (series premiere; 12-year-olds in rock band)
7 | "Switched at Birth," ABC Family (season premiere)
8 | "Pussy Riot: A Punk Prayer," HBO (doc premiere; trial of Russian art collective)
8 | "Major Crimes," TNT (season 2 premiere)
8 | "Fast N' Loud," Discovery (season premiere)
9 | "King & Maxwell," TNT (series premiere; buddy PIs)
9 | "Last Call Food Brawl," Destination America (series premiere; competition)
9 | "Street Outlaws," Discovery (series premiere; undercover street racing rings in Oklahoma City)
9:30 | "The Freshman Class," Cooking Channel (series premiere)
10 | "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart," Comedy Central (John Oliver takes over)
Tuesday, June 11
7 | "Pretty Little Liars," ABC Family (season premiere)
8 | "Twisted," ABC Family (series premiere; 16-year-old with a troubled past)
9 | "Curvy Girls," NUVO tv (season 2 premiere)
10 | "Renovate To Rent," HGTV (series premiere)
Wednesday, June 12
8 | "Royal Pains," USA (season premiere)
8 | "Ghost Hunters," Syfy (summer premiere)
8 | "Guys Choice Awards," Spike TV (special)
9 | "Necessary Roughness," USA (season premiere)
9 | "I'm Having Their Baby," Oxygen (season 2 premiere)
Thursday, June 13
11 a.m. | "Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee," Crackle (season 2 premiere)
7 p.m. | "Save Me," NBC (season finale)
8 | "Intervention," A&E (season 13; finale five episodes)
9 | "Sullivan & Son," TBS (season 2 premiere)
9 | "House of Curves," WEtv (series premiere; plus-size designer Kenyatta Jones)
9 | "World's Dumbest...," truTV (summer preview)
Friday, June 14
7 | "Crossing the Ice," Nat Geo (special)
8 | "Mystery Bear of the Arctic," Nat Geo (special)
8 | "Magic City," Starz (season 2 premiere)
10 | "Vice," HBO (season finale)

Saturday, June 15
7 | "Zero Hour," ABC (unaired episodes of canceled show)
7 | "Gone Missing," Lifetime (movie)
8 | "666 Park Avenue," ABC (unaired episodes of canceled show)
8 | "Notes From Dad," Hallmark (movie)
8 | "AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to Mel Brooks," TNT (special)
Sunday, June 16
7 | "Miss USA," NBC (special)
7 | "A Penguin's Life," Nat geo Wild (special)
8 | "Inspector Lewis, Series VI," PBS ("Masterpiece Mystery!" premiere; 3 new movies)
9 | "True Blood," HBO (season premiere)
9 | "3rd Annual Critics' Choice Television Awards," Reelz (special)

Monday, June 17
8 | "Love, Marilyn," HBO (doc premiere)
9 | "Independent Lens," PBS (season premiere; check local listings)
9 | "Honey Do," TLC (2-part special delayed from May)
Tuesday, June 18
7 | "Sex: How It Works," Nat Geo (special)
8 | "The Voice," NBC (season finale)
8:30 | "Hardcore Pawn: Chicago," truTV (summer season premiere)
9 | "Blood and Oil," Discovery (series premiere; Ohio family fights to keep oil company alive)

Wednesday, June 19
8 | "Franklin & Bash," TNT (season 3 premiere)
8 | "John Walsh Investigates: Abduction in the Heartland," Lifetime (special)
9 | "Hot in Cleveland," TV Land (season 4 premiere)
9 | "Futurama," Comedy Central (final season premiere)
9:30 | "The Soup Investigates," E! (series premiere)
9:30 | "The Exes," TV Land (season premiere)
10 | "The Soul Man," TV Land (season premiere)

Thursday, June 20
9 | "Wilfred," FX (season 3 premiere; see teasers here)
9 | "Hannibal," NBC (season finale)
10 | "Gigolos," Showtime (season finale)

Friday, June 21
7 | "Secrets of the Lost Gold," Nat Geo (special)
7 | "A Kiss at Midnight," Hallmark (movie)
8 | "Kate & Will: Happily Ever After," E! (special)
8 | "The 400 Million Dollar Emerald," Nat Geo (special)
9 | "Sherri Shepherd: It's My Time to Talk," Epix (standup special)
9:30 | "Tripping Out with Alice & Georgia," Cooking Channel (series premiere)
10 | "Dave Foley: Relatively Well," Showtime (standup special)

Saturday, June 22
7 | "Jodi Arias: Dirty Little Secret," Lifetime (movie; biopic about woman found guilty of killing her former lover)
7 | "Madonna: The MDNA Show," Epix (concert special)
9 | "Mountain Monsters," Destination America (series premiere; looking for monsters in Appalachian Mountains)
11 | "Kumail Nanjiani: Beta Male," Comedy Central (standup special)
Sunday, June 23
7 | "Celebrity Wife Swap," ABC (season premiere)
8 | "Drop Dead Diva," Lifetime (season premiere)
8 | "Whodunnit?" ABC (reality series premiere)
8 | "Crossing Lines," NBC (series premiere; detectives of the International Criminal Court hunt cross-border criminals)
8 | "CMT Crossroads: Willie and Friends," CMT (special)
9 | "Devious Maids," Lifetime (series premiere; soapy drama)
9 | "Copper," BBC America (season 2 premiere)
9 | "Naked & Afraid," Discovery (series premiere; naked man and woman try to survive in wilderness)
Monday, June 24
8 | "Miss You Can Do It," HBO (doc premiere)
9 | "Under the Dome," CBS (miniseries premiere; town closed off by invisible dome)
9 | "POV," PBS (season premiere; check local listings)
Tuesday, June 25
8 | "Rizzoli & Isles," TNT (season 3 premiere)
9 | "Perception," TNT (season 2 premiere)
9 | "Catfish," MTV (season 2 premiere)
9 | "What's in the Barn?" Velocity (series premiere; vintage motorcycles and cars)

Wednesday, June 26
8 | "Big Brother," CBS (season premiere)
Thursday, June 27
7 | "Funniest Commercials: Summer Countdown," truTV (special)
8 | "Independence Day-Saster," Syfy (movie; pair of unlikely heroes are all that stand between Earth and aliens)
9 | "Hannibal," NBC (season finale)

Friday, June 28
7 | "Journey to the Edge of teh Universe," Nat Geo (special)
7 & 8 | "Cult," CW (burning off never aired episodes of canceled show)
8 | "Annie: It's the Hard-Knock Life, From Script to Stage," PBS (special; check local listings)
9 | "Lidia Celebrates America: Freedom and Independence," PBS (special; check local listings)
11 | "Owen Benjamin: High Five Til It Hurts," Comedy Central (standup special)

Saturday, June 29
7 | "Anna Nicole," Lifetime (movie; biopic of Anna Nicole Smith)
8 | "Banner 4th of July," Hallmark (movie)
8 | "CMT's 20 Greatest Redneck Videos," CMT (special)
9 | "Do No Harm," NBC (unaired episodes of canceled show)

Sunday, June 30
7 | "Secrets of Henry VIII's Palace," PBS (special; check local listings)
7 | "BET Awards," BET (special)
7 | "Wild China," Nat Geo Wild (special)
7 | "Fantomworks," Velocity (series premiere; car resotration)
8 | "Dexter," Showtime (final season premiere; see trailer here)
9 | "Ray Donovan," Showtime (series premiere; pro fixer must fix his own life)
9 | "Naked & Afraid," Discovery (timeslot premiere)

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