Monday TV: One More Whack at Waco

WACO-THE-LONGEST-SIEGEIt’s already been depicted in documentaries and a miniseries, but here’s yet another recounting of the tragedy that occurred 25 years ago this month, “Waco: The Longest Siege” (Smithsonian, 8 p.m.).

This one begins with a couple of survivors walking through a graveyard looking at who died, includes some previously unseen footage, and new interviews about the 51 day siege that claimed 75 lives, including 25 children.

“Independent Lens” (PBS, 10 p.m.) takes a look at “The Art of the Shine” in the shoe-shining world.

The first Philippine series for Netflix covers the deadly drug game there. Brillante Mendoza’s new “Ato” (Netflix, streaming) focuses on a high school student who starts as a small time meth pusher but gets caught up with drug lords, crooked police and corrupt officials.

“DC’s Legends of Tomorrow” (The CW, 8 p.m.) ends its third season, traveling to America’s Wild West. It’s been renewed for a fourth season.

The top 24 sing celebrity duets on “American Idol” (ABC, 8 p.m.). “The Voice” (NBC, 8 p.m.) reaches round three of the knockouts.

Mary tries to make amends with her daughter on “Mary Kills People” (Lifetime, 8 p.m.) before the second season finale at 9.

Survival may rely on Inuit culture on “The Terror” (AMC, 9 p.m.).

What happened to cause the situation on “The Crossing” (ABC, 10 p.m.)? We look to the year 2187 to find out.

Rio threatens more violence on “Good Girls” (NBC, 10 p.m.).

It’s the Cubs’ opening day on “Superior Donuts” (CBS, 9 p.m.).

Evel Knievel leathers are brought to “Antiques Roadshow” (PBS, 8 p.m.) in Portland, Ore.

On “Kevin Can Wait” (CBS, 8 p.m.), Kevin and Vanessa devise a plan to save Enzo’s restaurant.

Kirk and Jasmine meet face to face for the first time in a year on “Love & Hip Hop Atlanta” (VH1, 8 p.m.).

Andi plays a trick on Adam on “Man With a Plan” (CBS, 8:30 p.m.).

Teyana directs Iman’s music video on “Teyana & Iman” (VH1, 9 p.m.).

On “Vanderpump Rules” (Bravo, 9 p.m.), Kristen comes clean.

The murder of a theater actor is investigated on “iZombie” (The CW, 9 p.m.).

On “Leave It to Stevie” (VH1, 9:30 p.m.), Stevie wants his own action

Chip has an argument regarding religion vs. science on “Living Biblically” (CBS, 9:30 p.m.).

A boy is stuck in an airplane wheel well on “Scorpion” (CBS, 10 p.m.).

Turner Classic Movies’ Monday night salute to William Holden continues with the classic “Sunset Boulevard” (8 p.m.) and continues with “Stalag 17” (10 p.m.), “The Bridge on the River Kwai” (12:15 a.m.), “Toward the Unknown” (3:15 a.m.) and “Force of Arms” (5:15 a.m.).

Baseball includes Pittsburgh at Cubs (MLB, 2 p.m.) and Milwaukee at St. Louis (ESPN, 7 p.m.).

Basketball has Cleveland at New York (NBA, 7:30 p.m.) and New Orleans at Clippers (ESPN, 10:30 p.m.).

College baseball includes Duke at Wake Forest (ESPNU, 7 p.m.).

Daytime Talk

Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest: Josha Jackson, Malin Akerman. The View: Tyra Banks. The Talk: Felicity Huffman, William H. Macy, Leslie Odom Jr. Harry Connick: Andrew Zimmern, Dan Schachner, Lynette Khalfani-Cox, Joy Bauer, Joey Thurman (rerun). Steve Harvey: Miles Brown, Cari Champion, Amber Stevens West, Kim Caldwell-Harvey. Ellen DeGeneres: Alex Rodriguez, Christina Hendricks, Lea Michele, Darren Criss. Wendy Williams: Josh McBride, Melissa Garcia.

Late Talk

Stephen Colbert: Amy Schumer, Madeleine Albright, Giada De Laurentiis. Jimmy Kimmel: Zooey Deschanel, Snoop Dogg. Jimmy Fallon: John Mulaney, Cardi B. Seth Meyers: Tiffany Morgan, Ike Barinholtz. Carson Daly: Lennie James, the Aces, Cameron Cuffe. Trevor Noah: Tyra Banks. Jordan Klepper: Aparna Nancherla. Conan O’Brien: Dax Sheppard, Grant Austin, Nick Griffin.

 

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