Billy Bob Thornton, Martin Freeman and Colin Hanks star in this darkly comical new series inspired by the 1996 Coen Brothers classic. Unfortunately, after this première, the series shifts to Rogers' newly launched FXX, which is not yet available to Shaw and MTS customers in Winnipeg. FX Canada, 9 p.m.
Pioneers of Television
This new instalment of PBS's TV-retrospective series focuses on performers who've made the transition from Standup to Sitcom. Among the stars interviewed are Bob Newhart, Bill Cosby, Ray Romano and Jimmy (J.J.) Walker. PBS, 7 p.m.
About a Boy
Fiona volunteers to help the kids at Marcus's school build a mini society that's modelled after Dickensian London in this new episode. Even though Marcus is itching to be named king, Fiona designates him the slopmaster. NBC, 8 p.m.
David Letterman: Lady Gaga, Bill Murray
Jimmy Fallon: Jerry Seinfeld, Kristen Wiig
Craig Ferguson: Wendie Malick, Jim Rash
Seth Meyers: Andy Samberg, Busy Philipps
Jon Stewart: Pele
Conan O'Brien: Nathan Fillion, Tatiana Maslany