Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson's retired superstar mentors the current crowd in this fresh half-hour.
The producers generally choose men who are interesting in one way or another, and the often frank and humorous banter between these guests and host Meng Fei is quite amusing.
Together in this dark comedy: Jack Black, Tim Robbins, Pablo Schreiber, Aasif Mandvi.
"The Spoils Before Dying" (July 8-10, IFC): The three-part spoof from the ? folks finds bloviating filmmaker Eric Jonrosh (Will Ferrell) putting out the film of the title, a genre mashup of 1950s cinema including French New Wave.
"The Eighties" has been ordered.) Tyrant (June 16 at 10, FX) Considering current crises in the Middle East, this drama's Season 2 steps into a minefield: Adam Rayner's long-Americanized member of a ruling family finds himself dragged deeper into moral and political crosscurrents.
True Detective (June 21 at 9, HBO) Last year's closed-end spellbinder starts over with new stars -- Colin Farrell, Vince Vaughn, Rachel Mc Adams, Taylor Kitsch -- now sleuthing on "the scorched landscapes of California." Ballers (June 21 at 10, HBO) Could this be that long-sought great take on the great American sport of pro football?