On tap for this week’s roundup, new series are on the way for series on A&E, Bravo Media, TLC and Lifetime.
Returning to A&E is the original docuseries Escaping Polygamy from RIVR Media. The third season follows Andrea, Jessia and Shanell, three sisters who escaped polygamy in their youth and now devote their lives to helping others get out and navigate a life away from the only world they’ve ever known. Escaping Polygamy airs Aug. 7 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on A&E.
A new season of TLC’s The Little Couple returns Sept. 19 at 9 p.m. ET/PT. Last season, married couple Bill and Jen were navigating life after adopting two children from overseas, Jen’s battle with cancer and Bill’s back surgery. Now, viewers get to check up on the family as they embark on new adventures. The Little Couple is produced for TLC by Discovery Studios.
Elsewhere, Bravo Media’s The Real Housewives of Dallas (pictured) returns for a second season on Aug. 14 at 10 p.m. ET/PT.
Produced by Goodbye Pictures, in this season of Real Housewives, Dallas socialites, D’Andra Simmons and Kameron Westcott join returning housewives Cary Deuber, Stephanie Hollman, LeeAnne Locken and Brandi Redmond. As the ladies navigate the high-pressured world of big Texas money and power, new and old friendships are put to the test, leading to shifting alliances, betrayals and scandals.
And finally, season 16 of fashion competition program Project Runway returns to Lifetime.
The new season aims to be more diverse by including size-inclusive models on the catwalk. Designers must show off their skills and ability to make stunning creations for any size. The new season debuts Aug. 17 at 8 p.m. ET/PT. Project Runway is produced by The Weinstein Company, Bunim/Murray Productions, Full Picture Entertainment, and Heidi Klum Company