What To Watch: Monday

by | October 18, 2010 at 9:20 AM | Tuned In: What To Watch Today

TOP PICK:Bret Michaels: Life As I Know It‘ (10pm on VH1) **Series Premiere**

VH1 is giving viewers a backstage pass into the life of rock icon, Bret Michaels in this new docu-series. The half-hour series will give fans a never-before-seen look into Bret’s family life – the real center of his world from which he draws his unsinkable strength. After the lights have dimmed on stage and the music stops for the night, Bret rolls off the tour bus right into the loving arms of his daughters Raine and Jorja.

KEY EPISODE:Castle‘ (10pm ET on ABC)

Mysteries abound when pallbearers at a funeral lose control of a surprisingly heavy casket only to have a second unknown woman tumble out along with the original deceased. When Castle and Beckett learn that the victim was a doctor at County Hospital, their investigation takes them into the world of amorous, bed-hopping physicians. Did jealousy turn to murder, or did the doctor’s mysterious work outside the hospital lead to her demise?

WATCH:How I Met Your Mother‘ (8pm ET on CBS)

Watch Episodes On Demand

Ted becomes conflicted about pursuing his dream job of designing the new GNB headquarters after meeting a hot girl who’s passionate about saving the landmark building that is being torn down to make room for it. Jennifer Morrison guest stars as Zoey.

DVR:Lie To Me‘ (9pm ET on Fox)

The Lightman Group is hired to examine police profiling techniques in the wake of an incident involving Wallowski (guest star Monique Curnen), and Internal Affairs attempts to leverage Lightman’s relationship with Wallowski to get him to incriminate her in the all-new “Dirty Loyal” episode.

DVR:The Event‘ (9pm ET on NBC)

Watch Episodes On Demand

The biological threat intensifies. The CDC rushes to identify the contagion and treat the infected people, while the White House and Director of National Intelligence face a difficult dilemma in their negotiation with Thomas. Meanwhile, Simon appeals to Sophia to turn on Thomas. Elsewhere, FBI Agent Collier closes in on Vicky and Carter, but appearances are not always what they seem.

Talk Show Listings:

  • Live With Regis And Kelly: David Duchovny
  • The Ellen DeGeneres Show: Russell Brand
  • Jimmy Kimmel Live: Teri Hatcher
  • Tavis Smiley: Olivia Newton-John
  • Lopez Tonight: Jim Belushi