What to Watch: Monday

Watch tonight as George Takei and spouse Brad Altman boldly go where no same-sex married couple has ever gone before on The Newlywed Game.

Monday, October 12

Takei and spouse Altman set out to conquer <i>The Newlywed Game</i>!

Takei and spouse Altman set out to conquer The Newlywed Game!

7:30 pm The Newlywed Game, GSN (30 min) NEW
Tonight, Star Trek's George Takei and spouse Brad Altman compete on this classic game show featuring newly married couples competing for prizes won by guessing a spouses’ answer to a question. Their appearance marks the first time The Newlywed Game has ever included a same-sex couple.

8:00 pm How I Met Your Mother, CBS (30 min) NEW
Marshall and Lily, a little too excited about being double date friends, push Barney and Robin to the extreme and thus have to break up with them.

8:00 pm Heroes, NBC (1 hr) NEW
Gretchen has a few surprises for Claire tonight! (Hint: Check out the photo below!) Meanwhile Samuel gets ready to expand his family much to Lydia’s dismay, Peter connects with Emma, and Sylar works on his memory of his the past.

Claire and Gretchen get it on tonight on <i>Heroes</i>

Claire and Gretchen get it on tonight on Heroes

8:00 pm Dancing With the Stars, ABC (2 hrs) NEW
Thriteen celebrities remain as they try to master the art of dance in the show’s ninth season. Donny Osmond, Melissa Joan Hart, Michael Irvin, Chuck Liddell, and Aaron Carter are amongst the competitors. openly gay choreographer Bruno Tonioli returns to judge.

8:00 pm House, Fox (1 hrs) NEW
The father of tonight’s patient believes his daughter’s stomach pain is karmic retribution for his success in business. Elsewhere, Foreman and Chase prepare to face the firing squad with information on a patient they’ve been working on.

9:00 pm Trauma, NBC (1 hr) NEW
A shooting spree inside an office building not only creates hostages but also affects Boone directly and puts Rabbit to the test. He must not only work with Nancy for the first time in a year but Marisa discovers she has more in common with him then she thought.

9:00 pm Gossip Girl, The CW (1 hr) NEW
I guess Little Jenny can take care of herself as we turn to the college drama where Georgina involves Dan and Vanessa in one of her schemes. Plus Chuck realizes Carter is keeping things from Serena, Blair shares her suspicions about Bree with Nate, and Rufus and Lily push up their wedding.

9:00pm GR∑∑K, ABC Family (1 hr) NEW
Comics are cool, right? Well Calvin and Dale are about to find out just how much as they venture to a comic convention to help Rusty take his mind off of Jordan. Meanwhile Casey tries to get to the bottom of Cappie and Evan’s renewed friendship.

10:00 pm The Rachel Zoe Project, Bravo (1 hr) SEASON FINALE
Poor Rachel has come undone due all the stress. Taylor threatens to walk away yet again…will she ever just go? Plus a high-end fashion shoot and launch of the new brand are just too much for Rachel to handle as her vertigo returns.