Monday TV Picks: Miniseries ‘Klondike’ on Discovery
TV picks for Monday, Jan. 20, 2014, include “Klondike” on Discovery, “Hollywood Game Night” on NBC and “How I Met Your Mother” on CBS.
Tonight in Prime Time
The Discovery channel stakes its claim in scripted-miniseries territory with this adaptation of Charlotte Gray’s novel “Gold Diggers: Striking it Rich in the Klondike.” The story follows two childhood friends (played by Richard Madden and Augustus Prew) as they try to survive in the 1890s Yukon Territory. Series premiere, 9 p.m. Monday Jan. 20, on Discovery (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
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Also on Monday
“Hollywood Game Night,” 8 p.m. (NBC): Contestants play party games with celebrities Martin Short, Jason Alexander, Lester Holt, Valerie Bertinelli, Beth Behrs and Julie Bowen.
“How I Met Your Mother,” 8 p.m. (CBS): Robin and Ted try to get Barney to reveal secrets after he drinks too much; Marshall tries to avoid fighting with Lily.
“Sleepy Hollow,” 8 p.m. (Fox): Ichabod and Abbie uncover a secret in George Washington’s Bible; Irving makes a decision that alters his future; the battle between good and evil comes to a head, changing Sleepy Hollow forever.
“Being Human,” 9 p.m. (Syfy): Aidan and Kat take their relationship to the next level; Aidan encounters someone from his past; Sally uses her newly acquired powers to help Nora try to free Josh.
“Archer,” 10 p.m. (FX): Archer, Pam and Lana travel to Miami to visit some old friends.
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