Monday TV: Dallas S.2 Premiere, Bunheads, The Following & More

by Jason the TVaholic on January 28, 2013

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News & Notes

Get The Following Episodes via Amazon Instant VideoOn cable tonight, E! has a Fashion Police: The 2013 SAG Awards special and TNT has the second season premiere of Dallas.

Prime Picks

Switched at Birth (ABC Family): New. Toby has Lana over for dinner. Daphne is attempting to help Travis with his home problems. Plays again later. Last week’s episode, “Duel Between Two Women,” replays right before.

The Following (FOX): New. The team looks into Carrol’s past psyche. Claire’s son continues to be held. Replays Friday night. The high quality of last week’s premiere is maintained as more twists and turns are ahead.

Lost Girl (Syfy): New. A weird role reversal has Kensi and Lauren wielding Fae powers and having to work together to save their Fae friends that have lost their powers. Plays again later.

Solid Selections

The Carrie Diaries (The CW): New. Carrie finds out some shocking things about Sebastian’s past. Maggie is dealing with a breakup.

Bunheads (ABC Family): New. Michele’s brother comes for a visit. Melanie gets into roller derby. Boo is busy with child-care duties. Last week’s episode, “I’ll Be Your Meyer Lansky,” replays earlier this evening.

Deception (NBC): New. Joanna thinks Julian is hiding something about Vivian’s murder. Edward gets some news of a disturbing nature.

Other Options

  • Being Human (Syfy): New. Nora and Josh deal with a teen runaway. Sally wants to make things right with Troy. Aidan and Henry are looking for some clean blood. Plays again later. Last week’s episode, “(Dead) Girls Just Wanna Have Fun,” replays earlier this morning.
  • Bones (FOX): New. Two bodies are found in the same burial plot. Daisy is back for the first time since her breakup.
  • Continuum (Syfy): New. Victims with holes in their heads are investigated. Plays again later. Last week’s episode, “Fast Times,” replays right before and earlier this morning.
  • Dallas (TNT): Season Premiere. Two episodes play tonight. In the first episode, Christopher is attempting to get an annulment and John Ross is looking for revenge. Ann’s ex attempts to blackmail her. Runs 63 minutes. In the second episode, John Ross attempts to make a deal to get control of Ewing Energies. Pamela Barnes seeks to hurt the Ewings like her daddy wishes. Run 61 minutes. Both play again later. The new season sets up some interesting storylines with plenty of backstabbing.

Sports Notes

  • CBS and Golf Channel have coverage of the Farmers Insurance Open golf tournament today.
  • ESPN has doubleheader college basketball action with Pittsburgh at Louisville and Kansas at West Virginia.
  • ESPN2 has women’s college basketball action with Notre Dame at Tennessee.
  • NBA TV has a game tonight with the Orlando Magic at the Brooklyn Nets.
  • NBC Sports has college basketball action with Drexel at Delaware.

Monday TV Marathons

Criminal Minds (ION): Nine episodes tonight.
Diners, Drive-Ins & Dives (Food Network): Has 10 episodes tonight.
Law & Order: Criminal Intent (Oxygen): Five episodes today and three more tonight.
Law & Order: Criminal Intent (USA Network): Eight episodes early.
Martin (TV One): Has 12 episodes early.
The Mentalist (TNT): Five episodes tonight.
NCIS (USA Network): Five episodes tonight.
Roseanne (WE tv): Has 18 episodes tonight.

What will you watch on Monday TV?

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