Monday TV: A Boy’s Move to Fisherman

The_Rescue_List_-_Still_-_Rescued_child.max-1860x1050The documentary “The Rescue List,” making its premiere tonight on “POV” (PBS, 10 p.m., check local listings) follows a team working to rehabilitate two boys in Ghana who were trafficked into slavery into fishermen on Lake Volta. Alyssa Fedele and Zachary Fink direct.

Robert Finster plays a young “Freud” (Netflix, streaming) who is trying to investigate a murder in 19th century Vienna before he makes his breakthroughs. The imported Austrian series if from director Robert Kren.

The first feature film from the streaming service, “Miss Fisher and the Crypt of Tears” (Acorn TV, streaming), continues the story of the 1920s-era female detective played by Essie Davis in the series “Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries,” the three seasons of which are also streaming. Acorn TV has extended its free trial for new subscribers from seven to 30 days with the promo code FREE30.

Here’s a good use of ESPN at a time when there are no sports to show — a repeat of its first rate 2016 docuseries “O.J.: Made in America” (ESPN, 7 p.m.). The first two episodes of the five-part series is on tonight.

“The Daily Show with Trevor Noah” (Comedy Central, 11:30 p.m.) returns with a low tech avoid-the-virus version.

It’s Goodman v. Weller in court on “Better Call Saul” (AMC, 9 p.m.).

Winona Ryder’s character is taking a shine to the Lindbergh campaign on “The Plot Against America” (HBO, 9 p.m.).

On “My Brilliant Friend: The Story of a New Name” (HBO, 10 p.m.) a photo of Lila on her wedding day is exhibited at a shop.

Battle rounds begin on “The Voice” (NBC, 8 p.m.) and the Jonas Brothers, Dua Lipa, Ella Mai and Bebe Rexha are enlisted to be coaches.

It’s Hollywood Week on “American Idol” (ABC, 8 p.m.).

On “Dispatches from Elsewhere” (AMC, 10:10 p.m.), the game begins to have a deeper impact.

Parents must explain the death of the family gerbil on “Breeders” (FX, 10 p.m.).

Zeke’s condition worsens on “Manifest” (NBC, 10 p.m.).

In the first half of the two part season finale of “The Good Doctor” (ABC, 10 p.m.) an earthquake rocks San Jose.

“Cosmos: Possible Worlds” (National Geographic, 8 p.m.) investigates the evolution of consciousness.

A mommy blogger’s husband is stabbed on “Prodigal Son” (Fox, 9 p.m.).

On “9-1-1” (Fox, 8 p.m.) a viral stunt goes bad.

Seems like somebody should call the cops on “Street Outlaws: Memphis” (Discovery, 8 p.m.) as they begin their new season.

The wives of the stars of “Supernatural” (CW, 8 p.m.) get roles on tonight’s episode.

Sierra and Karlie argue on “Love & Hip Hop Atlanta” (VH1, 8 p.m.).

On “Below Dock Sailing Yacht” (Bravo, 9 p.m.), a fight between Adam and Jenna affects everyone.

Rosa struggles with her new life in “Roswell, New Mexico” (CW, 9 p.m.).

On “Love & Hip Hop Miami” (VH1, 9 p.m.), Trick and Joy consider restarting their relationship.

The Monday series of action at sea on Turner Classic Movies continues with submarines tonight with “Destination Tokyo” (8 p.m.), “Torpedo Run” (10:30 p.m.), “Ice Station Zebra” (12:30 a.m.) and “Operation Pacific” (3:15 a.m.). Earlier in the day are more adventures from the sea” “Mister Roberts” (6 a.m.), “They Were Expendable” (8:15 a.m.), “PT 109” (10:45 a.m.), “The Long Voyage Home” (1:15 p.m.), “Around the World Under the Sea” (3:30 p.m.) and “Up Periscope” (5:45 p.m.).

Daytime Talk

The View: Sara Haines, Rahm emanuel. The Talk: Eric Braeden (rerun). Ellen DeGeneres: Maya Rudolph, Hilaria Baldwin, Alec Baldwin. Kelly Clarkson: Joel McHale, Grace Byers, Duff Goldman. Tamron Hall: Timbaland (rerun). Wendy Williams: Tiffany Haddish (rerun).

Late Talk

All reruns: Stephen Colbert: Andrew Yang, Abby McEnany. Jimmy Kimmel: Emily Blunt, Jake Johnson, Christina Aguilera. Jimmy Fallon: David Beckham, Guy Fieri, Doja Cat. Seth Meyers: Beto O’Rourke, Retta, Hunter Schafer. James Corden: Tom Hanks, Mila Kunis. Lilly Singh: Adam Devine. Conan O’Brien: Kristin Chenoweth.

 

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