What To Watch: Monday

by | February 7, 2011 at 10:06 AM | Tuned In: What To Watch Today

TOP PICK:The Chicago Code’ (9pm ET on Fox) **Series Premiere**

In the series premiere episode, Teresa Colvin, the city’s first female superintendent, lobbies for a city corruption task force to investigate Alderman Ronin Gibbons, a building-magnate-turned-politician. Meanwhile, Colvin’s ex-partner and larger-than-life veteran of the Chicago Police Department, Jarek Wysocki, investigates a suspicious murder in Grant Park alongside his new partner Caleb Evers.

KEY EPISODE:Pretty Little Liars‘ (8pm on ABC Family)

A crucial swim meet for the Rosewood Sharks is the setting for Aria, Emily, Hanna and Spencer to experience a lot of turmoil. Emily and Paige go for round two, as they are pitted against each other to compete for the anchor leg of the big race. And Caleb calls in his favor with a guilty Hanna as she tries to deter Aria from asking too many questions about Ella’s ticket to the museum opening. As secrets start to be revealed and antagonists become less threatening, will this become a game changer for the girls?

WATCH:Reagan‘ (9pm on HBO)

A glamorous leading man with the common touch, a dedicated “Cold Warrior” who helped negotiate the most sweeping accords in history with the Soviet Union and a staunch proponent of smaller government, Ronald Reagan remains an enigma even to many of his closest advisors. A fresh examination of the fascinating paradoxes surrounding the man, the myth and his legacy, Eugene Jarecki’s insightful documentary ‘Reagan’ follows the 40th president’s rise from small-town lifeguard to revered architect of the modern world. This textured study investigates how Reagan’s homespun political vision fueled a seismic career, one whose reverberations still shape American life.

DVR:Hawaii Five-0‘ (10pm ET on CBS)

Watch Episodes on Demand

When the sole witness in a high-profile murder case disappears, Five-0 must head into the jungle to locate and protect her from assassins who are closing in fast.

DVR:Top Gear‘ (9pm on BBC America) **Season Premiere**

Watch Episodes On Demand

The world’s most popular car show returns for a brand new U.S. premiere season as hosts Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May undertake stunts and epic challenges across the desert, through the air and up America’s East Coast.

Talk Show Listings:

  • The View: Nancy Grace
  • The Talk: Sarah Chalke
  • Live with Regis & Kelly: Matthew Perry
  • Late Show with David Letterman: Martin Lawrence
  • The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Mark Wahlberg
  • Chelsea Lately: Jennifer Aniston
  • Conan: Jeff Bridges
  • Lopez Tonight: Jamie Foxx
  • Jimmy Kimmel Live: Dr. Phil McGraw
  • Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson: Dominic Monaghan
  • Late Night with Jimmy Fallon: Brooke Shields
  • Tavis Smiley: Jennifer Beals