On TV this Monday: Succession‘s Sarah Snook leads the first episode of AMC anthology Soulmates, the Patriots take on the Chiefs, and Joe Biden participates in an NBC town hall. Here are 11 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.
What to Watch Today
Soulmates Offer Temptation, Joe Biden's Town Hall, COVID-Delayed NFL and More
MLB League Division Series
As the ALDS gets underway, the Houston Astros take on the Oakland Athletics (at 4 pm), and the New York Yankees face the Tampa Bay Rays (at 8 pm).
The New England Patriots take on the Kansas City Chiefs, after a series of positive COVID tests forced the NFL to postpone Sunday’s game. (CBS’ broadcast premiere of One Day at a Time and Manhunt: Deadly Games Episode 3 will instead air next week.)
Dancing With the Stars
Skai Jackson pays tribute to her former co-star, the late Cameron Boyce; AJ McLean dances the Cha Cha to Backstreet Boys’ “Larger than Life.”
Decision 2020: Biden Town Hall
NBC Nightly News anchor Lester Holt moderates a socially distanced town hall with Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden.
Syd and McKenna investigate when a body mysteriously falls out of the sky onto a busy Los Angeles street — as one does.
American Ninja Warrior
Special time: Meagan Martin, Joe Moravsky, Tiana Webberley, Michael Torres and Lance Pekus face up to six obstacles — including Off the Hook, Spinning Bridge, and Sideways — as the qualifying round winds down.
Ginger invites Margaret to appear on Wings of a Dove; Jason’s lies begin to catch up to him. (Read Gerald McRaney interview.)
The Third Day
Helen (played by Naomie Harris) surprises her two daughters with a trip to Osea, only to discover that the cottage she booked is suspiciously no longer available. (Who was Performer of the Week?)
New night, immediately following the Patriots/Chiefs game: The Head of Household reveals their nominations for eviction.
Series premiere: The anthology involves a scientific test that can reveal your perfect match; Sarah Snook (Succession) and Kingsley Ben-Adir (High Fidelity) star in Episode 1. (Matt Mitovich says “Watch!”)
We Are Who We Are
After his deployment is fast-tracked, Craig makes a spontaneous decision, while his friends plan an unforgettable sendoff.