Monday’s TV Highlights: ‘Eddie Murphy: The Mark Twain Prize’ on PBS

Eddie Murphy
Funny man Eddie Murphy is honored with the Mark Twain Prize for humor last year.
(Scott Suchman / PBS)



Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Dr. Phil McGraw (himself) advises Rebecca (Rachel Bloom) after she learns some information about Josh (Vincent Rodriguez III) in this new episode. 8 p.m. KTLA

Dancing With the Stars The celebrities dance with their professional partners for the last time, with the season’s winner announced in Tuesday’s finale. 8 p.m. ABC


Fashion Police Hosts Giuliana Rancic, Brad Goreski and Melissa Rivers break down fashions from the “2015 American Music Awards.” 8 p.m. E!

Home & Family Mark Steines and Cristina Ferrare welcome viewers to a holiday edition of their daily lifestyle program. Guests include Danica McKellar, Lacey Chabert and Holly Robinson-Peete. LeAnn Rimes performs. 8 p.m. Hallmark

Jane the Virgin Jane (Gina Rodriguez) is looking for a baby sitter, and trying to find a writing advisor in this new episode. 9 p.m. KTLA

Blindspot Sleeper spies will be activated unless Jane (Jaimie Alexander) and her team can act in time in the mid-season finale. 10 p.m. NBC


Castle Castle and Beckett (Nathan Fillion, Stana Katic) travel on a cruise ship — which becomes a murder scene — in this new episode. Arye Gross and Kristoffer Polaha guest star. 10 p.m. ABC

Independent Lens In the new documentary “Mimi and Dona,” a 92-year-old mother who cares for her 64-year-old intellectually disabled, possibly autistic daughter considers the future. 10:30 p.m. KOCE


Eddie Murphy: The Mark Twain Prize One of the top stars to emerge from “Saturday Night Live” is feted as the 18th recipient of the honor. Wtih Arsenio Hall, Kathy Griffin, George Lopez and fellow “SNL” alums Chris Rock, Tracy Morgan and Joe Piscopo. 9 p.m. KOCE and KPBS

Saints & Strangers Alliances are tested when a betrayal by the settlers leads to a broken agreement with the Pokanoket in the conclusion. 9 p.m. National Geographic


3 1/2 Minutes, Ten Bullets Filmmaker Marc Silver uses the shooting death of black teenager Jordan Davis to examine Florida’s “Stand Your Ground” self-defense law in this trenchant new documentary. 9 p.m. HBO



CBS This Morning (N) 7 a.m. KCBS

Today Neil deGrasse Tyson; Marlo Thomas; Jamie-Lynn Sigler; Madisen Ward and the Mama Bear perform. (N) 7 a.m. KNBC

KTLA Morning News (N) 7 a.m. KTLA

Good Morning America (N) 7 a.m. KABC

Good Day L.A. Andre Royo (“Empire”); Diane Lane (“Trumbo”); Greg and Briana Evigan (“Once Upon a Holiday”); Ron White; Katelyn Nacon (“The Walking Dead”). (N) 7 a.m. KTTV

Live With Kelly and Michael Pharrell Williams (“The Voice”); Jena Malone. (N) 9 a.m. KABC

The View 10 a.m. KABC

The Meredith Vieira Show Joy Behar (“Late Night Joy”). (N) 11 a.m. KNBC


The Doctors Cyndi Lauper; a young man in a constant state of hunger. (N) 11 a.m. KCAL

The Talk 1 p.m. KCBS

Rachael Ray Chef Scott Conant; Caroline Manzo (“Manzo’d With Children”); Tony Bennett performs. (N) 1 p.m. KABC

The Dr. Oz Show (N) 2 p.m. KTTV

Dr. Phil Police say a substitute teacher’s blood-alcohol level was three times the legal limit. (N) 3 p.m. KCBS

The Real John O’Hurley (“The National Dog Show”); Tahj Mowry. (N) 3 p.m. KTTV

The Ellen DeGeneres Show Sylvester Stallone (“Creed”). (N) 4 p.m. KNBC

Charlie Rose (N) 11 p.m. KVCR; midnight KOCE; 1 a.m. KLCS

Tavis Smiley Sasha Abramsky; Dr. Kathryn J. Edin, Ph.D. (N) 11:30 p.m. KOCE

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Kelly Ripa; Adele performs; Kool Keith with the Roots. (N) 11:34 p.m. KNBC

The Late Show With Stephen Colbert Sylvester Stallone; Ted Koppel; My Morning Jacket performs. (N) 11:35 p.m. KCBS

Jimmy Kimmel Live Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver And John Boyega, and director J.J. Abrams (“Star Wars: The Force Awakens”). (N) 11:35 p.m. KABC

The Late Late Show With James Corden Rob Lowe; David Spade; Shawn Mendes performs. (N) 12:37 a.m. KCBS

Late Night With Seth Meyers Sarah Palin; David Tennant; Holly Holm; the cast of Spring Awakening performs. (N) 12:37 a.m. KNBC

Nightline (N) 12:37 a.m. KABC


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