The Ultimate Guide to What to Watch in May

The Ultimate Guide to What to Watch in May

Looking for some must-watch TV? Whether you’re a reality junkie, a sports fan or a lover of drama and suspense, this watch guide has something for you. There’s a lot to watch each month, and we’re here to help you find the best shows, sports and movies to watch in May – and beyond. Explore our ultimate watch guide so you don’t have to spend your valuable time searching for what to watch next.

‘Ciao House’ – Food Network – Sundays 8/7c

Picture this: rising culinary stars living together in a stunning Italian villa, battling it out both solo and in teams to showcase their prowess in Italian cooking. It’s a spicy blend of competition and camaraderie that will leave you hungry for more.

‘French Open (Roland-Garros)’ – Tennis Channel/NBC – Now-June 9

Serve up some excitement with the French Open at Roland-Garros! This prestigious two-week tennis tournament, hosted at the iconic Stade Roland Garros in Paris, brings together the sport’s elite. Named after the famed aviator Roland Garros, this event promises a smashing good time through June 9, 2024.

‘Help! I’m in a Secret Relationship’ – MTV – May 21

Join Travis Mills and Rahne Jones on a heart-wrenching mission as they uncover the poignant stories of individuals ensnared in hidden relationships. Get ready for revelations and resolutions that will leave you on the edge of your seat.

‘Charles Schwab Challenge’ – Golf Channel – May 23-26

Swing into history at the Charles Schwab Challenge! Since 1946, the Colonial Country Club has hosted this legendary PGA tournament. Each May, the world’s top golfers compete for a spot on the Wall of Champions and a shot at the Leonard Trophy.

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‘Indianapolis 500’ – NBC – May 26

Get revved up for the 108th Indianapolis 500, presented by Gainbridge. This 500-mile race, a staple of the IndyCar Series, roars into the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on May 26, 2024. Expect high-speed thrills and a race to remember.

‘America’s Got Talent’ – NBC – May 28

Prepare for jaw-dropping acts and unforgettable moments as Simon Cowell, Sofia Vergara, Heidi Klum, Howie Mandel, and host Terry Crews return for a brand-new season of America’s Got Talent. Don’t miss the Season 19 premiere on Tuesday, May 28, at 8/7c on NBC.

‘Tyler Perry’s Sistas’ – BET – May 29

Dive into the dynamic lives of single Black women as they navigate love, careers, and friendships in the digital age. From social media mishaps to real-life drama, Tyler Perry’s Sistas is your go-to for modern relationship goals.

‘Deadly Waters with Captain Lee’ – Oxygen True Crime – June 1

From dream vacations that turned into nightmares to tales of modern-day piracy, Captain Lee’s Deadly Waters explores true crime stories that unfold on the high seas. These maritime mysteries will keep you hooked from start to finish.

‘Battle on The Beach’ – HGTV – June 3

Watch as Ty Pennington, Alison Victoria, and Taniya Nayak mentor three talented teams in a beachfront renovation showdown. It’s a fierce battle of creativity and skill, and the waves aren’t the only things crashing.

‘American Ninja Warrior’ – NBC – June 3

Witness everyday heroes from across the nation tackle the world’s most infamous obstacle course. From inspiring personal stories to heart-pounding action, American Ninja Warrior is back and more thrilling than ever.

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