What to Watch Today

War & Peace Begins, Celebrity MasterChef and More

On TV this Monday: Gillian Anderson boards War & PeaceRevenge‘s big bad comes to National City, Terry Crews competes with MasterChef alumni and The Bachelor suffers a personal tragedy. Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar:

  • Acorn TV

    Series premiere (two episodes): Adrian Holmes (Continuum) and Jared Keeso (Falling Skies) star as feuding partners in the Montreal PD. (Episodes will release weekly through March 14.)

  • Fox
    MasterChef Celebrity Showdown

    Empire‘s Kaitlin Doubleday and Ta’Rhonda Jones, Brooklyn Nine-Nine‘s Terry Crews and Last Man on Earth‘s Boris Kodjoe are among the celebs competing against current and former MasterChef-testants.

  • ABC
    The Bachelor

    Ben gets tragic news from home; the bachelorettes are coached by Alex Morgan and Kelley O’Hara of the U.S. women’s soccer team for an “intense” competition.

  • CBS

    Kara stands by Winn when his dad, the supervillain Toyman (Revenge‘s Henry Czerny), breaks out of prison and contacts his son. (Get scoop, casting news.)

  • NBC

    Amy gets competitive with Jonah after Glenn congratulates him for exquisite test results; Cloud 9 employees await a secret shopper.

  • History/Lifetime/A&E
    War & Peace

    Mini-series premiere (Part 1 of 4): Pierre Bezukhov (Paul Dano, Love & Mercy) inherits his father’s fortune; Prince Andrei Bolkonsky (James Norton, Happy Valley) goes to war; Lily James (Downton Abbey), Jim Broadbent (Moulin Rouge) and Gillian Anderson (The X-Files) co-star. (Airing Mondays through Feb. 8.)

  • CBS

    Team Scorpion works alongside Sylvester’s father when an African dictator is hellbent on putting World War II-era WMDs to use. (Watch a Smash-ing sneak peek.)

  • CBS
    NCIS: Los Angeles

    The CSI: Cyber team investigates the murder of a tech entrepreneur-turned-venture capitalist who devised software for undetectable data collection.

  • truTV

    Winter premiere (two episodes): Jaleel White (Family Matters) and Jamie-Lynn Sigler (The Sopranos) stop by as a wannabe star gets trapped in a psych ward and wedding bells ring for the wrong bride.

  • BBC America
    Almost Royal

    Season 2 premiere (two episodes): Poppy and Georgie judge a baby beauty pageant and explore the great outdoors.