Big Little Lies (9 p.m., HBO) – The premiere of a new drama set in an affluent community centering on a suspicious death at an elementary school fundraiser that draws attention to the friction between some of the mothers. Stars Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman and Shailene Woodley.
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NC Bookwatch (Noon, UNC-TV) – Durham’s Sara Foster talks about her book “Foster’s Market Favorites: 25th Anniversary.”
NBC’s 90th Anniversary (8 p.m., NBC) – The history of NBC is celebrated by The Paley Center with highlights of its nine decades of iconic shows. Interviews include Ted Danson, Tina Fey and more.
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The Good Fight (8 p.m., CBS) – It’s the premiere of “The Good Wife” spinoff series starring Christine Baranski as Diane Lockhart.
The Walking Dead (9 p.m., AMC) – While searching for a missing Alexandrian, Rick and his group encounter a mysterious collective.
When Calls the Heart (9 p.m., Hallmark) – In the Season 4 premiere, Elizabeth struggles to help a young boy come to terms with an old injury.
Billions (10 p.m., Showtime) – Chuck faces scrutiny from the Attorney General in the Season 2 premiere.
Crashing (10:30 p.m., HBO) – This new comedy is about an aspiring comic who must crash with people after his marriage falls apart.