Monday TV Picks: Eric McCormack's new 'Perception' on TNT
TV picks for Monday, July 9, 2012, include Eric McCormack's new "Perception" on TNT; "Hell's Kitchen" on Fox; and "The Glass House" on ABC.
Tonight in Prime Time
After several stints on Broadway (including his recently completed gig in Gore Vidal's "The Best Man"), Eric McCormack ("Will & Grace") returns to series television in this new series about a neuroscience professor with paranoid schizophrenia who helps the FBI solve cases. Series premiere, 10 p.m. Monday on TNT (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
Doug Knoop, Seattle Times staff
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Also on Monday
"Hell's Kitchen," 8 p.m. (Fox): The Blue Team competes against the Red Team in a challenge that forces the chefs to think on their feet; three special diners attend the dinner service.
"American Ninja Warrior," 9 p.m. (NBC): The competitors take on the first stage of the final course, including the obstacles Jumping Spider, Half Pipe Attack and Spinning Bridge.
"Bizarre Foods America," 9 p.m. (Travel): Hamburger that costs $5,000; a seafood restaurant that has an Italian fish market flown in every day; dinner for 1,800 people at Muhammad Ali's 70th birthday.
"Bunheads," 9 p.m. (ABC Family): Michelle seeks a new living arrangement to distance herself from her mother-in-law; Fanny attempts to keep a ballet company from moving their summer program to another city.
"Lost Girl," 10 p.m. (Syfy): Lauren learns that Nadia is cursed; Kenzi plans a surprise birthday party for Bo.
"The Glass House," 10:02 p.m. (ABC): After the elimination, the players compete in Lab-A-Doodle; two contestants go into limbo.
The New York Times