What to Watch Monday: 90210 Hits 100, Castle's Christmas, Hawaii Five-0's Sexy Secret and More

902-100On TV this Monday: 90210 shimmies its way to a milestone, Castle investigates Santa’s slay(ing), Blake Shelton heads up a Not-So-Family Christmas and Hawaii Five-0 is on model behavior when a Victoria’s Secret catwalker is in town. As a supplement to TVLine’s original features (linked within), here are 10 programs to keep on your radar.

PREVIEW | Bones Exclusive Video and Photos: Cyndi Lauper Returns for Twisty 150th Episode

8 pm 90210 (The CW) | In the series’ 100th episode (somewhere, Fringe winces), Naomi hosts a high-end charity lingerie show at the Playboy Mansion to gain entrée into the elite West Beverly alumni group – and Silver performs burlesque at said event. Speaking of buxom babes, Denise Richards (Two and a Half Men) and Carmen Electra (Baywatch) are on hand for the festivities.

8 pm How I Met Your Mother (CBS) | Robin is determined to get Barney back no matter what it takes; Ted fills in as Marvin’s nanny.

PREVIEW | Gossip Girl Sneak Peek: Serena and Dan Host a Dysfunctional Thanksgiving

9 pm The Mob Doctor (Fox) | Michael Madsen (Reservoir Dogs) guest-stars as a master thief who shows up in Chicago for a big heist but soon finds himself in Grace’s care and in need of emergency surgery.

9 pm Top Gear (BBC America) | In this first of four season-in-review episodes, the car-obsessed hosts travel to Italy to find the world’s best hatchback.

9 pm The Mayan Apocalypse 2012 (NatGeo) | As if one impending December deadline weren’t enough…

9 pm 2 Broke Girls (CBS) | Max and Caroline hire an intern (Saturday Night Live alum Abby Elliott) to do some undesirable tasks in preparation for opening their new cupcake shop.

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10 pm Castle (ABC) | At long last, the answer to Ask Ausiello’s Christmas-themed Castle quiz! A bearded fat man in a red suit falls from the sky in Central Park, so Castle and Beckett have to figure out who might’ve wanted this Kris Kringle dead. (Check out preview photos!)

10 pm Hawaii Five-0 (CBS) | A stalker goes after a Victoria’s Secret model (Behati Prinsloo), so Danny has to protect her. (Tough gig.) Rumer Willis (90210) and C. Thomas Howell (Southland) also guest-star.

10 pm Blake Shelton’s Not-So-Family Christmas (NBC) | The country crooner presides over a special full of holiday music, comedy bits and guest-stars (including fellow Voice coach Christina Aguilera, The Tonight Show‘s Jay Leno and Malibu Country‘s Reba).

10 pm Hotel Impossible (Travel) | Season 2 premiere: Anthony Melchiorri returns to help a new batch of struggling hotels pull themselves together.

Hit the comments with your must-see picks from tonight’s lineup!



Comments (36)

  • GG,2Broke Girls,90210

    Comment by Brandy – December 3, 2012 07:16 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • So excited for Castles Christmas episode!

    Comment by Andrea – December 3, 2012 07:26 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Castle, 2 Broke Girls and I think I’ll check out the Blake Shelton thing

    Comment by mia – December 3, 2012 07:27 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Castle!

    Comment by April – December 3, 2012 07:34 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Bones and Castle Christmas!!!

    Comment by Becks – December 3, 2012 07:36 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • I’m always happy to see old faces. But I’d like to be surprised by a face of a popular character in 9O21O’s 100th and not just Jasper and Emily.

    Comment by jayy008 – December 3, 2012 07:36 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • What to watch with no Dancing With the Stars till March!!! Ready for the The Bachelor to start! In the meantime, The Voice it is, thank you Adam Levine, the only reason to watch, well him and Amanda Brown!

    Comment by Eric – December 3, 2012 07:45 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Oh… My Mondays are BAD:
    HIMYM
    The Voice
    90210
    Gossip Girl
    Castle
    Parenthood (Here in Canada it is on Mondays)
    Hawaii 5-0
    Plus Extreme Makeover Home Edition Speical!

    Comment by Heather – December 3, 2012 07:56 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
    • I’m from Canada too – Monday’s are bad for me too !! It’s all too much for my PVR lol !!

      Comment by JO – December 3, 2012 10:21 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • HIMYM, 2 Broke Girls, Bones, and Castle!

    Comment by Blake – December 3, 2012 08:09 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • 90210!

    Comment by Jared – December 3, 2012 08:29 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Monday’s are so bad. Thank goodness for DVR! BONES, Castle, Hawaii 5-0

    Comment by Linda – December 3, 2012 08:31 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Bones 150th episode. :)

    Comment by Sarah – December 3, 2012 08:33 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • That 90210 plot, frankly, sounds idiotic. And I watch the show…

    Comment by pantheralumguy – December 3, 2012 08:40 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Bones, 2 Broke Girls and Hawaii 5-0 are on my list tonight.

    Comment by Justin – December 3, 2012 08:44 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • 90210, Gossip Girl (only two episodes left)

    Comment by Prue – December 3, 2012 09:07 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Bones
    two broke girls
    mike and molly
    hawaiii 5-0

    Comment by L – December 3, 2012 09:08 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Bones 150th episode
    2 broke girls
    Castle! Kate and Castle’s first Xmas as a couple.

    Comment by Nicole – December 3, 2012 09:11 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Bones!

    Comment by madbengalsfan85 – December 3, 2012 09:13 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • And a sitcom based on School for Scoundrels with Barney Stinson as teacher for HIMYM’s spin-off

    Comment by Sykk – December 3, 2012 09:16 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • himym 2 broke girls and castle

    Comment by ollie – December 3, 2012 09:36 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • HIMYM, Bones, Castle, &H5-0,

    Comment by BenM – December 3, 2012 09:45 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • HIMYM always!!!!!

    Comment by xime – December 3, 2012 09:58 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Bones, Castle for sure. Dvr 90210, gossip girl & hawaii five-0.

    CASKETT!!!

    Comment by Vannesa – December 3, 2012 10:12 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Bones, quick shower, Mike & Molly, Castle, DVR Blake Shelton”s special.

    Comment by Templar – December 3, 2012 10:20 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • HIMYM
    The Mayan Apocalypse 2012 (sounds interesting)
    2 Broke Girls
    Castle

    Comment by ChuckS – December 3, 2012 11:10 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • The Hot Hatchbacks ep of Top Gear was great fun! I’ll be tuned in to BBCA later, for Richard Hammond’s Crash Course — tonight, zookeeper, rattlesnake wangler.

    Comment by JP – December 3, 2012 11:58 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Love 2 Broke Girls, in fact it is like my favourite show, but considering the trajectory in recent episodes, is anyone else worried they are forgetting the “BROKE” part of the title.

    Comment by Martin – December 3, 2012 12:08 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Also:

    HIMYM
    2BG
    M&M
    Hawaii 5-0
    90210

    Comment by Martin – December 3, 2012 12:19 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Always like C. Thomas Howell in everything he does, so I’m definately gonna watch H50.

    Comment by Daisy – December 3, 2012 01:31 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Caskett first Christmas together!

    Comment by Mari – December 3, 2012 02:11 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Excited for the first ever Castle Christmas episode!!!!

    Comment by nick1372 – December 3, 2012 03:35 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
    • And Extreme Makeover Holiday Edition too.

      Comment by nick1372 – December 3, 2012 03:35 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • 90210
    2 Broke Girls
    The Real Housewives Of Beverly Hills

    Comment by Dave – December 3, 2012 04:42 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • How I Met Your Morther. Can’t wait finally Barney and Robin getting back together. They are my favorite tv couple now.

    Comment by Marie – December 3, 2012 05:20 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Bones, Mob Doctor, Gossip Girl, Castle

    Comment by bobbie – December 3, 2012 05:43 PM PDT  Reply To This Post

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