What’s On TV Tonight – Monday, October 16th, 2017What’s On TV Tonight – Monday, October 16th, 2017
TV tonight includes new episodes of Supergirl, 9JKL, The Brave, The Good Doctor, Valor, Lucifer, The Gifted, and The Big Bang Theory. What’s On TV Tonight – Monday, October 16th, 2017

   

8:00 The Big Bang Theory (CBS) – “The Explosion Implosion”
Wolowitz and Sheldon bond when they drive to the desert to shoot off a model rocket. Also, when Leonard’s mom, Beverly, finds a new best friend in Penny, it rubs Leonard the wrong way.

8:00 Lucifer (FOX) – “Mr. and Mrs. Mazikeen Smith”
After talking to Lucifer and Linda, Maze realizes that she is looking for more out of life and decides to head to Canada for a tricky case. Chloe however, becomes concerned when she feels that Maze is being deceived by a scheming conman. Upon further investigation, Lucifer and Chloe make a stunning realization when they find that their target may be much closer than they thought.

8:00 Supergirl (The CW) – “Triggers” Photos
Psi, a thief with psychic powers, attacks National City. Able to immobilize people by tapping into their worst fears, Psi proves a formidable opponent for Supergirl. Meanwhile, James and Lena are at an impasse, and Samantha starts her new job at L-Corp.

8:30 9JKL (CBS) – “Cool Friend Luke”
Judy forces Josh to choose between her and his new best friend, Luke, when she finds out his pal is the upstairs neighbor she claims caused water damage. Also, Andrew asks Nick the doorman to help him assemble Wyatt’s new playpen.

9:00 Family Time (Bounce TV) – “Reunited and It Feels So Good”
Lisa sets Cheryl up at Tony and Lisa’s high school reunion while Donnie crashes the party.

9:00 The Gifted (FOX) – “eXodus” Photos
In an effort to reunite with one another, Reed cuts a deal with the Sentinel Services and Caitlin and the kids seek help from someone outside the compound. Meanwhile, Thunderbird begins to teach Blink how to control her powers.

9:00 Kevin Can Wait (CBS) – “Plus One is the Loneliest Number”
After Vanessa’s relationship with a hunky doctor goes bust before her sister’s wedding, Kevin steps in as her “successful doctor” date, in an attempt to impress her judgmental father, Vincent. Also, Kyle helps Kendra and Chale make a fake photo collage of honeymoon pictures to tout on social media.

9:00 Valor (The CW) – “Espirit de Corps”
Nora and Gallo, with the secret still hanging over them, seek further information on the escaped prisoner from Somalia. With Jimmy’s rescue mission ramping up, Nora and Gallo, along with new Delta Force members, led by Sgt Adam Coogan, perform a demo mission for Ian’s mother, Simone Porter, who is a public figure with great power. Meanwhile, Jess struggles to work through her feelings.

9:30 Grown Folks (Bounce TV) – “Sticky Fingers”
Jillian brings her work – a young boy named Trevor – home with her. Everyone adores him except for Gary, who thinks Trevor is not all that he seems.

9:30 Me, Myself & I (CBS) – “Star Wars”
Mid-life Alex is devastated when he learns Ron showed Abby his favorite movie, “Star Wars,” for the first time, a moment he had been waiting for. Also, in 1991, Young Alex convinces Justin to sneak out of the house to watch “Star Wars” on the big screen, and in 2042 Older Alex finds himself working for Eleanor at the diner.

10:00 The Halcyon (Ovation) – “Episode 3”
During an air raid, Emma shepherds everyone down to the shelter, but when checking the hotel afterwards she’s surprised to find Max in the guest quarters. Meanwhile, Lady Hamilton’s attention is piqued by new guest the Comte de St Claire, accompanied by his aide, Lucian D’Aberville.

10:00 Scorpion (CBS) – “Nuke Kids on the Block”
While decommissioning an old nuclear missile, a simple accident causes Team Scorpion to endure exposure to toxic vapor while trying to prevent the nuke from detonating. Also, Paige confronts Happy about constantly tagging along with her and Walter.

10:00 The Brave (NBC) – “Break Out”
An American traitor who turned to terrorism becomes integral in preventing the next attack on U.S. soil. When the only interrogator who can do the job is brought in to stop the attack, there is an unexpected breach in the prison where Dalton is stationed.

10:00 The Good Doctor (ABC) – “Pipes”
Dr. Neil Melendez and the team have to wade through legal waters when a husband and wife have to make a life-changing decision about their unborn child. Meanwhile, Dr. Shaun Murphy struggles to adjust to his new environment at home and makes a huge step forward with his colleagues.

Shilo Adams

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