Dreamdoll, Lamar Odom, Big Freeda and Nene Leakes in College Hill: Celebrity Edition. (Photos: BET+)
School’s back in session today as Nene Leakes, Lamar Odom, Ray J, and other stars enroll as students at Texas Southern University in the BET+ reality revival College Hill: Celebrity Edition.
Plus: NBC’s Weakest Link says goodbye for the summer, PBS examines youth mental illness in Hiding in Plain Sight, new episodes of HBO’s Irma Vep, Mind Over Murder, and more. Here’s what’s new and noteworthy on TV this Monday:
College Hill: Celebrity Edition: Series premiere. BET+ revives the 2004-2009 reality series with a new season that sees eight celebrities — including Nene Leakes, Stacey Dash, and Slim Thug — enter HBCU Texas Southern University as students. The group will live together as they work toward completing a specialty certificate program alongside regular TSU students. Watch trailer. Streaming on BET+
Hiding in Plain Sight: Youth Mental Illness: Docuseries premiere. PBS follows 20 young Americans as they struggle with troubling and overwhelming emotions. Part 1 presents the insurmountable obstacles faced by those who live with mental disorders, while Part 2, airing Tuesday, centers on the hope many have found after that storm. Watch trailer. 9:00 PM ET on PBS
Irma Vep: New episode. As Mira (Alicia Vikander) accepts offers from her sponsor and agent and immerses herself in her new role, René (Vincent Macaigne) experiences a vision and a crisis. 9:00 PM ET on HBO
Mind Over Murder: New episode. HBO dives deeper into the 1985 murder of an elderly woman in Beatrice, Nebraska and the decades of controversy it provoked in the small town. 10:00 PM ET on HBO
Weakest Link: Season 2 finale. 10:00 PM ET on NBC
Don’t Forget the Lyrics: New episode. The season’s youngest singer and a father with a falsetto each attempt the Million Dollar Challenge. Niecy Nash hosts. 8:00 PM ET on FOX
In the Dark: New episode. Gene (Matt Murray) and Josh (Theodore Bhat) take a swing at tying Murphy (Perry Mattfeld) to their latest case and end up with something completely unexpected. Meanwhile, Felix (Morgan Krantz) tricks Max (Casey Diedrich) into revealing what he’s been hiding, and Leslie (Marianne Rendón) is forced to improvise when a plan she put into motion goes off course. Watch preview. 9:00 PM ET on The CW
BBQ Brawl: Season 3 premiere. The remaining contestants have one final chance to impress Bobby Flay and mentors Anne Burrell and Jet Tila. The winner will be crowned the Master of ‘Cue and will be featured in a new series on Food Network digital. 9:00 PM ET on Food Network
Breeders: New episode. Ally (Daisy Haggard) meets someone who makes her see Paul (Martin Freeman) in a new light. 10:00 PM ET on FX
Chip and Potato: Chip’s Holiday: Special presentation. When falling coconuts keep everyone awake all night on vacation, Chip and Potato come up with a plan to help the family get a good night’s sleep. Watch trailer. Streaming on Netflix
Claire Spellberg Lustig is the TV Editor at Primetimer and a scholar of The View. Follow her on Twitter at @c_spellberg.
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