“Falling Skies” 8 and 9 p.m., TNT (Both new, season premiere)
Things pick up again with Pope seizing command of a renegade contingent within the 2nd Mass unit. Meanwhile, Tom suddenly returns to the group, but people aren’t quite sure about his loyalty. Then, Tom is plagued by haunting memories of his time with the aliens and begins to wonder if they tampered with his mind.
“The Killing” 8 p.m. to 9:01 p.m., AMC (New, season finale)
Finally, finally, fans will know who killed Rosie Larsen. But Sarah and Holder get some help from a surprise source to solve the case.
“Drop Dead Diva” 8 p.m., Lifetime (New)
Jane takes on a wrongful termination case while Grayson helps Stacy and Nikki with legal matters concerning their business.
“Mythbusters” 8 p.m., Discovery (New)
The guys conduct experiments with firearms to see if eight scenarios from Hollywood movies are plausible.
“The Glades” 8 p.m., A&E (New)
Carlos unexpectedly discovers a murder victim while performing a guest autopsy for a forensics class.
“Ice Road Truckers” 8 p.m., History (New)
Drivers rush to deliver a huge oil rig to Alaska on time. Alex faces being stranded on a frozen river.
“True Blood” 8 p.m., HBO (New)
Eric (Alexander Skarsgard, above) and Bill try to keep it together when they are interrogated at the Vampire Authority headquarters.
“Fort Apache” 9:30 p.m. to 11:15 p.m., TCM (1948)
This is the first of director John Ford’s cavalry trilogy. It tells the story of a veteran war captain who is conflicted when his regime is put under the control of a young, glory-hungry lieutenant colonel. John Wayne, Henry Fonda and Shirley Temple star.
— Laura King
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