If you think the ABC series Resurrection lacks a certain je ne sais quoi, tune in the première of this acclaimed French drama, which tells the story of an idyllic village in the French Alps whose residents awaken one day to find their long-deceased friends and relations have returned. Space, 9 p.m.
Tune in to see Russell Crowe in a role that won him an Oscar for Best Actor. This Ridley Scott epic stars Crowe as General Maximus Decimus Meridus, a favourite of the old Emperor, but considered a threat by the new (Joaquin Phoenix). AMC, 3:30 p.m.
If you missed the pilot episode of this new comedy series, this is your chance to catch up. Ari Graynor stars as Meredith Davis, a recently divorced trophy wife who becomes a teacher in order to find her next husband. CBS, 7:30 p.m.