On TV this Monday: Castle returns on a high note, NCIS: LA has a computer emergency, Telenovela hosts a Desperate reunion and Samantha Bee goes Full Frontal. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar:
Castle Returns, Full Frontal Samantha Bee and More
Callie learns Jude is spending more time with Jack, an outlandish teen they met at a foster youth event; Jesus asks Ana about his and Mariana’s birth father.
Mulder and Scully investigate the murder of a city official whose death couldn’t have been carried out by a human; Scully grapples with feelings about the child she gave up for adoption. (Catch these Easter eggs?)
Mimi’s husband (Ricardo Chavira, Desperate Housewives) returns from prison a seemingly better — and more attractive — man.
War & Peace
Miniseries finale: Pierre gets an up-close look at war; Andrei is injured; Natasha aids wounded soldiers; Helene struggles to hide her pregnancy.
Jane the Virgin
Jane evaluates her feelings for Professor Chavez; Xo and Jane find Liliana’s engagement ring; Michael makes a breakthrough about Rose and Mutter.
Quentin seeks out the only person he can trust after waking up in a psychiatric hospital; Julia vows to learn more powerful spells from the Hedge Witches.
Castle and Beckett investigate the world of competitive a capella after a body turns up at the theater housing Martha’s latest show; Corbin Bleu (High School Musical) guest-stars. (Read our review.)
NCIS: Los Angeles
Part 1 of 2: The team partners with Arkady’s daughter (returning guest star Bar Paly) to determine his whereabouts and gain access to a Russian general’s computer.
Full Frontal With Samantha Bee
Series premiere: The ex-Daily Show correspondent launches a weekly half-hour that promises a unique, satirical look at stories that have been overlooked by traditional news outlets. (Get scoop.)
Season 2 finale (two episodes): The Carltons craft the perfect resumes to begin working, then learn all about American Thanksgiving. (Not yet renewed.)