On TV this Monday: Gossip Girl and 90210 return, the Voice coaches take their battle stations, photos nearly finish Mike & Molly and Encore offers a DiCaprio-free take on Titanic‘s final voyage. As a supplement to TVLine’s original features (always linked within), here are 10 programs to keep on your radar tonight.
8 pm The Voice (NBC) | Welcome to the Battle Rounds! As the artists go head-to-head, the coaches save some, steal some and send some home.
8 pm 90210 (The CW) | Season 5 premiere: Naomi and Max get arrested and thrown in jail, Teddy doesn’t know how to handle Silver’s request to father her baby, and Annie asks Ade to return to Los Angeles to be with an unconscious Dixon. Lori Loughlin resurfaces as Debbie and Carly Rae Jepsen plays herself. (Read our full fall preview.)
8 pm Bones (Fox) | Brennan for prez! While the forensic anthropologist thinks she’d be a great pick for the Oval Office, Sweets and Daisy take on a gigantic change in their relationship.
8 pm Titanic: Blood and Steel (Encore) | This 12-part miniseries chronicles the doomed ship’s early days. Chris Noth (The Good Wife) stars as the ship’s robber-baron owner J.P. Morgan, Sir Derek Jacobi (The Borgias) plays a shipyard chairman and Neve Campbell (Party of Five) portrays an American journalist with her own reasons for reporting on the ship’s maiden voyage.
8:30 pm Partners (CBS) | Joe uncovers sexy photos of Ali with famous baseball player Derek Jeter (!) and of course tells Louis about it. (Michael Urie shares more Partners preview in our Spoiler Alert! video below.)
9 pm Gossip Girl (The CW) | Final season premiere: Chuck and Blair make a promise to each other that winds up with them apart, Dan and Georgina (?!) work together on a scathing tell-all and Serena’s gone missing — though when the group finds her, there aren’t enough OMG!s in the world to adequately describe their shock. Barry Watson (7th Heaven) and Andrea Gabriel (Lost) guest-star. (Get a look at the season ahead.)
9:30 pm Mike & Molly (CBS) | You know how sometimes a closed eye or an open mouth can ruin a photo? Yeah, that’s what happened in every single shot from Mike and Molly’s wedding. Thank goodness for Photoshop!
10 pm The Mortified Sessions (Sundance) | Season 2 premiere: Following the format of this ultrapersonal talk show, Cougar Town‘s Busy Philipps shares an awkward story from her childhood and reflects on how it made her who she is today.
10 pm Hawaii Five-0 (CBS) | For McGarrett and Danny, a relaxing day at sea takes a deadly turn when their boat is hijacked and they are left to die in the middle of the ocean. Cynthia Watros (Lost) guest-stars.
10 pm Castle (ABC) | Castle and Beckett get all Storage Wars on us when they think a repossessed storage unit may have a connection to a woman’s murder.
Which of the above is must-see for you? Also, hit Comments to offer your own tune-in suggestions.