Monday’s TV Highlights: ‘Castle’ on ABC

Stana Katic and Nathan Fillion in “Castle” on ABC.
A murder seems to have a supernatural source on ABC’s “Castle,” with Stana Katic and Nathan Fillion.
(Colleen Hayes / ABC)

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Tom Reed’s for Members Only This new special recalls civil rights leader Malcolm X. 11 a.m. KSCI.

The Voice Stevie Nicks, Little Big Town, Alicia Keys and Gavin Rossdale serve as advisors when the battle rounds begin. 8 p.m. NBC


Gotham Gordon and Bullock (Ben McKenzie, Donal Logue) try to protect the elected officials, but having so many to guard at once proves challenging. Richard Kind returns in his guest role as the Mayor. Jada Pinkett Smith and Sean Pertwee also star. 8 p.m. Fox

Scorpion Against the advice of Gallo (Robert Patrick), the team heads to Las Vegas for what they’re confident is going to be a “simple” casino job, but a robbery leads to Walter’s (Elyes Gabel) arrest. Corbin Bernsen, Alicia Lagano and Chris Mulkey guest star in this new episode. 9 p.m. CBS

Jane the Virgin In this new series, a Miami hotel worker (Gina Rodriguez) who has vowed not to become an unwed mother like her own mom (Andrea Navedo) is artificially inseminated by accident, resulting in complications for her fiancé (Brett Dier) as well as for the biological parents (Justin Baldoni, Yael Grobglas). 9 p.m. KTLA

NCIS: Los Angeles The Justice Department probe of the Los Angeles office continues, and desperate measures are needed to safeguard one of the team members in this new episode. Linda Hunt and Renée Felice Smith star, and Rocky Carroll, John Heard and Eddie Shin guest star. 10 p.m. CBS

The Blacklist Red (James Spader) has concerns about his ex-wife (Mary-Louise Parker) in this new episode. Megan Booth stars and Paul Reubens guest stars. 10 p.m. NBC

Castle Castle and Beckett (Nathan Fillion, Stana Katic) try to get back to normal as they investigate a case with paranormal overtones in this new episode. 10 p.m. ABC

Independent Lens Filmmaker Lee Hirsch, who was a bullying victim himself, focuses on five situations, including that of a teen who faces consequences from arming herself, in the 2011 documentary “Bully.” 10 p.m. KOCE



CBS This Morning Dilip Joseph; Walter Isaacson. (N) 7 a.m. KCBS

Today Neil Patrick Harris; Minnie Driver; Russell Brand; Meryl Davis and Charlie White; Channing Tatum. (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. Maria Bello (“Big Driver”); author Debby Campbell (“Life With My Father Glen Campbell”). (N) 7 a.m. KTTV

Live With Kelly and Michael Author Neil Patrick Harris (“Choose Your Own Autobiography”); Maura Tierney; Jessie J performs. (N) 9 a.m. KABC

The View 10 a.m. KABC

The Dr. Oz Show Hair straighteners and relaxers; Jeff Probst. (N) 10 a.m. KCOP; 2 p.m. KTTV


The Doctors (N) 11 a.m. KCAL

The Wendy Williams Show Betsey Johnson and Tony Dovolani (“Dancing With the Stars”). (N) 11 a.m. KTTV

The Talk “Jane the Virgin"; iJustine. (N) 1 p.m. KCBS

Rachael Ray Nick Cannon; Buddy Valastro; “the Dancing Scientist” from “America’s Got Talent.” (N) 1 p.m. KABC

The Queen Latifah Show Kelly Osbourne; Michael Peña (“Fury”). (N) 2 p.m. KCBS

The Meredith Vieira Show Mark McGrath; a mother of a child with Down syndrome, reunites with a young adult with the disorder. (N) 2 p.m. KNBC

Dr. Phil A woman refuses to give up temporary guardianship of her sister’s teen girl. (N) 3 p.m. KCBS

Steve Harvey Live questions via satellite from Oregon; a role-reversal experiment. (N) 3 p.m. KNBC

The Ellen DeGeneres Show Selena Gomez; Pink is interviewed and performs with her band You & Me. (N) 4 p.m. KNBC

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

The Daily Show (N) 11 p.m. Comedy Central

Conan (N) 11 p.m. TBS

Tavis Smiley Author John Lahr; filmmaker Justin Simien. (N) 11:30 p.m. KOCE

The Colbert Report (N) 11:30 p.m. Comedy Central

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Zach Galifianakis; Casey Wilson; Andrew Orvedahl. (N) 11:34 p.m. KNBC

Late Show With David Letterman Russell Brand; Dave Grohl; Foo Fighters perform. (N) 11:35 p.m. KCBS

Late Night With Seth Meyers Minnie Driver; Ike Barinholtz; Florida Georgia Line. (N) 12:36 a.m. KNBC

The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson Carson Kressley; mixed martial arts fighter Rampage Jackson. (N) 12:37 a.m. KCBS