On TV this Monday: Bunheads approaches intermission, 2 Broke Girls search for a sweet reprieve, Molly charges in anger and Castle discovers his dad. As a supplement to TVLine’s original features (linked within), here are 10 programs to keep on your radar.
8 pm The Carrie Diaries (The CW) | Larissa offers Carrie an internship at Interview, but the future columnist isn’t sure whether she should take it. Meanwhile, Donna LaDonna hatches a blackmail-fueled plan to keep Carrie away from Sebastian.
8 pm Switched at Birth (ABC Family) | Daphne is conflicted when Carlton’s deaf students campaign against extending the pilot program for hearing students.
8:30 pm Rules of Engagement (CBS) | Jeff’s junk-filled eating habits land him in the hospital.
9 pm Bunheads (ABC Family) | Season 1 finale: Michelle auditions for a Broadway musical (watch video); Sasha thinks the girls should take a big step in their relationships with their boyfriends. (Not yet renewed.)
9 pm Dallas (TNT) | With Drew’s help, Christopher makes a startling revelation that could change the fate of Ewing Energies.
9 pm 2 Broke Girls (CBS) | Missi Pyle (Two and a Half Men) guest-stars as Caroline’s rich – and mean! — Aunt Charity, whom Max and Caroline approach for money to save their cupcake shop.
9:30 pm Mike & Molly (CBS) | Molly spends her feelings after getting into a fight with Mike at the mall.
10 pm Castle (ABC) | In the conclusion of a two-parter, Castle takes matters into his own hands to get his kidnapped daughter back and comes into contact with his dad (guest star James Brolin). (Watch two sneak peeks and view photos.)
10 pm Deception (NBC) | During a press conference, Edward makes a confession that sends his family and their business reeling.
10 pm Monday Mornings (TNT) | Sung’s former patient sues him after a successful surgery creates an unforeseen side effect: an abnormally increased sexual appetite.
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