What to Watch Today

A Musical Bachelor Spinoff, Baker Meets Beauty and More

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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.

  • Spectrum
    Paradise Lost

    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.

  • Quibi
    The Stranger

    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.)

  • Syndicated
    The Real

    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.

  • Fox

    Maddie and her coworkers at the call center are taken hostage. (Read preview, watch sneak peek, get Buck scoop.)

  • ABC
    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.)

  • NBC
    The Voice

    The coaches prepare their singers for the Knockouts with the help of music icon James Taylor.

  • CBS
    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.”

  • The CW
    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.

  • Fox
    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.

  • TBS
    American Dad

    Season 15 premiere: Stan is confronted by his past while he runs an errand in Little Columbia.

  • ABC
    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.)

  • NBC

    Season 2 premiere: A new crop of songwriters pitch their original material to five-time Grammy-winning country-pop trio Lady Antebellum.

  • USA Network

    Season 1 finale: “Allegra lines them up and knocks them down,” per the official episode description. (Not yet renewed.)