TV Picks for Monday, Sept. 1: ‘Houdini,’ ‘Teen Wolf’ and ‘MasterChef’
Tonight in Prime Time
Adrien Brody (“The Pianist”) stars in this two-part scripted miniseries that follows the illusionist from his early years as an immigrant named Erich Weiss to his worldwide fame. Part one premieres at 9 p.m. Monday, Sept. 1, on the History channel (seattletimes.com/tvlistings).
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Also on Monday
“American Ninja Warrior,” 9 p.m. (NBC): Top finishers from the regional finals tackle the stage one of the four-stage finals course in Las Vegas.
“America’s Next Top Model,” 9 p.m. (The CW): Tempers flare and relationships ignite as the 14 contestants move into their new home; the models compete in a runway challenge wearing only silly string; behind-the-scenes look on the rain-themed intro.
“My Left Foot” (1989), 9:15 p.m. (TCM): Born with cerebral palsy, Irish Christy Brown uses an unafflicted foot to paint and write.
“MasterChef,” 8 p.m. (Fox): Ramsay works alongside the cooks as they take over a high-end restaurant in Los Angeles; croquembouche pressure test.
“Teen Wolf,” 10 p.m. (MTV): Scott, along with the rest of the pack, undertakes a treacherous battle against an old enemy.
“Mistresses,” 10:01 p.m. (ABC): The ladies prepare for Joss’ engagement party; Karen awaits her test results; April relies on Daniel to keep Lucy and her safe; Savi considers revealing her change of heart.
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