The TVLine-Up: TV Worth Watching This Monday
On TV this Monday: Castle jumps on the fairytale bandwagon, the Pretty Little Liars deal with daddy issues, the James Caan is on (on Hawaii Five-0) and more. As a supplement to TVLine’s original features, here are nine programs to keep on your radar.
8 pm Pretty Little Liars (ABC Family) | One father has a guilty conscience, one has a daughter he doesn’t trust, one is hiding a secret from his little girl and the other dad is MIA. All told, it is not the ideal time for Rosewood’s annual Father-Daughter Dance.
8 pm The Voice (NBC) | The final round of blind auditions commences. Special guests Zac Efron, Betty White and The Lorax stop by.
8 pm How I Met Your Mother (CBS) | Barney tries to pursue Quinn even after learning she is a stripper; Marshall and Lily introduce Robin to life in the suburbs, while Ted tries to figure out what to do with her old room. (See photos!)
9 pm Hart of Dixie (The CW) | When George is named Bluebell’s Man of the Year, Lavon is expected to host a celebratory cocktail party for him. Awkward. Zoe steps up to help, but ends up ruining the evening by… well, you’ll see.
9 pm Alcatraz (Fox) | The only innocent man in Alcatraz (guest star Mahershala Ali, The 4400) returns to present day… but is now committing crimes. That’s called irony.
9 pm Being Human (Syfy) | The tables are turned when the Werewolf Twins set up a hunt — with Aidan as prey; Sally comes face-to-face with the mysterious force that has been hunting her.
10 pm Hawaii Five-0 (CBS) | Five-0 crosses paths with Tony Archer (guest star James Caan), a retired NYPD bomb expert who is now a private investigator on Oahu, when they investigate the death of famous talk radio DJ (SNL alum Dennis Miller).
10 pm Castle (ABC) | Things look Grimm when a woman dressed as Red Riding Hood is found dead in the woods with claw marks covering her body, and soon after a murdered Snow White is discovered with a poison apple in her hand. Sarah Jane Morris (NCIS), Taylor Kinney (The Vampire Diaries) and Jason Thompson (General Hospital) guest-star. In the meantime, we’ll be checking Mayor Regina Mills’ alibi.
10 pm Smash (NBC) | Derek hosts a party for a hot young star (guest star Nick Jonas); Eileen tries a sly new strategy for raising funds; Karen must learn to advance in the high-stakes world of Broadway. Press PLAY on this Spoiler Alert! to watch Cougar Town‘s Busy Philipps and Dan Byrd perform a scene from tonight’s episode:
Which of the above is must-see for you? Also, hit Comments to offer your own tune-in suggestions.