An Idiot Abroad: The Short Way Around
Ricky Gervais dispatches Karl Pilkington on another adventure in this season premi®re. This time, actor Warwick Davis joins Pilkington as he retraces the steps of Marco Polo on an 8,000-kilometre journey from Venice to China. Discovery, 6 p.m.
Edward Norton makes a special guest-voice appearance as the new reverend in town, who recruits Homer to be a church deacon. However, when Homer goes too far, Bart asks Flanders to help him find Rev. Lovejoy. Fox, 7 p.m./Global, 9 p.m.
Aaron Sorkin's snappy-dialogue-driven look behind the scenes at a network news program returns for a second season. In the opener, the News Night team chases a mysterious tip that leads to a hugely controversial story. HBO Canada, 11 p.m.
Beckett and Castle immerse themselves in New York City's music industry as they investigate the murder of an up-and-coming DJ. In the process, Esposito takes a troubled teen under his wing in the hopes he can turn his life around before it's too late. ABC, 9 p.m./CTV, 10 p.m.