What’s On Tonight: It feels a bit early, but it’s now the Dead Of Summer, apparently
Here’s what’s up in the world of TV for Tuesday, June 28. All times are Eastern.
Dead Of Summer (Freeform, 9 p.m.): For hack headline-writing purposes, a show with this title really needs to premiere in a few weeks, when we’re deep in the summer TV doldrums. (This fact clearly did not deter us from our hack headline-writing, as a quick glance up top indicates.) Anyway, this show follows seven counselors at a summer camp in the 1980s, which could be a recipe for absurdist hilarity if not for the fact that this particular camp is being reopened after being abandoned for several years. So yeah, we’re in spooky shit territory here, and the presence of Lost‘s Elizabeth Mitchell as the camp’s new owner only strengthens the sense that we’re in for some deep, dark, possibly incomprehensible mysteries. Oh, and …