On TV this Monday: The Baker and the Beauty meet on ABC, the Bachelor franchise attempts to craft a perfect duet, and James Taylor helps kick off The Voice Knockout Rounds. Here are 13 programs to keep on your radar; all times are Eastern.
What to Watch Today
A Musical Bachelor Spinoff, Baker Meets Beauty and More
Series premiere (all 10 episodes): In this Southern gothic mystery, a prodigal son (Penny Dreadful‘s Josh Hartnett) returns to his hometown, where he struggles to choose between his past and his future; Bridget Regan (The Last Ship), Nick Nolte (Graves), Barbara Hershey (Once Upon a Time), Gail Bean (Snowfall), Danielle Deadwyler (The Haves and the Have Nots) and Shane McRae (Sneaky Pete) co-star.
Series premiere: From The Killing EP Veena Sud comes the story of a ride-share driver (Honey Boy‘s Maika Monroe) who lives out her worst nightmare after she picks up a mysterious passenger; Avan Jogia (Now Apocalypse) and Dane DeHaan (In Treatment) co-star. (For a full list of Monday’s Quibi releases, click here.)
It’s “The Real at Home!” as the daytime talker’s hosts, following weeks of original but pre-taped shows, return with episodes taped remotely from their homes.
The Bachelor Presents: Listen to Your Heart
Series premiere: In this latest extension of the franchise, 20 single musicians look for love — and musical chemistry. (Watch promo.)
The coaches prepare their singers for the Knockouts with the help of music icon James Taylor.
Bob Hearts Abishola
Dottie makes a connection with a fellow stroke survivor (played by Cheers‘ John Ratzenberger); Bob and Douglas attempt to keep tabs on Christina while she’s at an “emotional wellness spa.”
Roswell, New Mexico
Liz, Michael and Isobel are faced with the very real possibility that they won’t be able to save Max; Maria and Alex make amends.
TMZ Investigates: Tiger King - What Really Went Down?
One hour: This special promises an inside look into Carole Baskin’s husband’s disappearance, and the current status of the new investigation.
Season 15 premiere: Stan is confronted by his past while he runs an errand in Little Columbia.
The Baker and the Beauty
Series premiere: An everyman (Jack Ryan‘s Victor Rasuk) who works in his family’s bakery falls for an international superstar (Dynasty‘s first Cristal, Nathalie Kelley). (Watch trailer.)
Season 2 premiere: A new crop of songwriters pitch their original material to five-time Grammy-winning country-pop trio Lady Antebellum.
Season 1 finale: “Allegra lines them up and knocks them down,” per the official episode description. (Not yet renewed.)