Also airing Thursday, Aug. 4, 2016: “Rio Olympics Preview Special” on NBC and “Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll” on FX.

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‘Queen of the South’

Alice Braga stars in this new drama series as Teresa Mendoza, a woman trying to bring down the leader of a drug-trafficking ring. It’s based on the novel “La Reina Del Sur” by Arturo Pérez-Reverte. 10 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 4, on USA.

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Also on Thursday

“MLB Baseball,” 7 p.m. (ROOT): Boston Red Sox at Seattle Mariners (Live).

“King Kong” (1933), 7 p.m. (TCM): Shipped from mysterious Skull Island for display in the United States, a gigantic ape escapes from his bonds and carries a beautiful blonde to the top of the Empire State Building.

“Rio Olympics Preview Special,” 8 p.m. (NBC): Bob Costas addresses all of the topics related to the Rio Olympics and introduces the host city and country.

“Home Free,” 8 p.m. (Fox): The remaining two contestants compete to win the ultimate dream home for their chosen heroes.

“Greatest Hits,” 9 p.m. (ABC): Musical performances by Sheryl Crow, Celine Dion, Ariana Grande, Adam Lambert, Cyndi Lauper and Nelly.

“Mountain Men,” 9 p.m. (History): Eustace struggles to accept the reality of his injuries.

“Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll,” 10 p.m. (FX): When the band meets a rousing young fan, Johnny discovers he has a new talent.

“Lone Star Law,” 10:02 p.m. (Animal Planet): Hunters in Texas fill the woods trying to bag a prize buck.