On TV this Monday: Bones and Dancing With the Stars are back, evil comes to Sleepy Hollow, Under the Dome is sealed for the summer and three other finales air. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar.
8 pm Bones (Fox) | Season 9 premiere: Freddie Prinze, Jr. (24) and Mather Zickel (House of Lies) guest-star as the team investigates remains found in an air-conditioning unit. (Looking for scoop? Find some here, here, here and here. Also: Boreanaz video Q&A!)
8 pm Dancing With the Stars (ABC) | Season 17 premiere: Will Christina Milian be more useful on the dance floor than she is on The Voice? Will Bill Nye the Science Guy exhbit chemistry with partner Tyne Stecklein? Find out when this season’s couples take the stage for the first time. (Check out the full cast.)
8 pm How I Met Your Mother (CBS) | Repeat to Revisit: Did you miss The Mother’s big reveal? Catch this rerun of the Season 8 finale, which offers the first real glimpse of Mrs. Ted Mosby.
8 pm AwesomenessTV (Nickelodeon) | Terry the Tomboy helps navigate the pitfalls of the first day of school.
8:30 pm Monday Night Football (ESPN) | The Cincinnati Bengals host the Pittsburgh Steelers.
9 pm Sleepy Hollow (Fox) | Series premiere: Revolutionary War soldier Ichabod Crane (British actor Tom Mison) finds himself resurrected and pulled through time to modern-day Sleepy Hollow., NY. There, he teams with Detective Abbie Mills (Nicole Beharie, 42) to fight the evil that has followed him — the infamous Headless Horseman. Before it premieres, read our First Impression, check out five things we think you should know about the drama and get scoop from the stars.)
9 pm American Ninja Warrior (NBC) | Season finale: The triumphant American Ninja Warrior — and winner of $500,000 — is determined.
9 pm Breaking Pointe (CW) | Summer finale: A passionate piece brings Rex and Allison closer. Can I just say what we’re all thinking? Get back together already, you two! (Not yet renewed.)
10 pm Under the Dome (CBS) | Season finale: Big Jim wants to finally put an end to Barbie; Angie, Junior, Norrie and Joe learn the identity of “The Monarch.” See what Dean Norris said about the season and series finales. (Yep, renewed.)
10 pm Siberia (NBC) | Season finale: A reunion of the contestants marks a possibility of hope, but the eventual arrival of the rescue party turns out to be the most dangerous encounter yet. (Not yet renewed.)
COMING NEXT MONDAY: The Voice, How I Met Your Mother, 2 Broke Girls and Castle return; Mom, The Blacklist and Hostages premiere!
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