“Beastly” 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Showtime (2011)
This modern take on the “Beauty and the Beast” tale involves a New York teen who is transformed into a hideous monster in order to find true love. Starring Vanessa Hudgens and Alex Pettyfer.
“Grumpier Old Men” 8 p.m. to 10:15 p.m., CMT (1995)
Jack Lemmon and Walter Matthau reprise their roles for this sequel, where the two old rivals prepare for the wedding of their children. Also starring Ann-Margret and Sophia Loren.
“Dateline NBC” 8 p.m. to 10 p.m., NBC (New)
The story of a Florida woman who is abducted, resulting in three failed attempts to deliver ransom and leading to a bizarre close to the case.
“Back to the Beginning with Christiane Amanpour” 8 p.m. to 10 p.m., ABC (New)
The reporter concludes her exploration of biblical stories and places in the Middle East involving the origins of many of the world’s religions.
“American Masters” 9 p.m. to 10:30 p.m., PBS (New)
A history of the Joffrey Ballet features archival footage and interviews with past and present dancers and excerpts from the company’s signature works and collaborations with other well-known choreographers.
“Bering Sea Gold: Back to the Dredge” 9 p.m., Discovery (New)
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