Toronto Star - - EN­TER­TAIN­MENT -

• In­spired by a true story, Lee Daniels’ his­tor­i­cal drama TheBut­ler views sev­eral U.S. pres­i­den­tial ad­min­is­tra­tions through the eyes of a long­time White House ser­vant played by For­est Whi­taker. Oprah Win­frey also stars. (OWN at 8 & 11) • Adam is sur­pris­ingly un­easy when he dis­cov­ers that Andi has a “work hus­band” (guest star Gary An­thony Wil­liams), a col­league with whom she works very closely, on an episode of ManWithaPlan. (Global, CBS 39 at 8:30) • An un­usu­ally poignant episode of Mom finds Christy and Bon­nie try­ing to pro­vide much needed emo­tional sup­port to Jill as their friend strug­gles to cope with the an­niver­sary of her mother’s sui­cide. (CBS 39 at 9) • On a new episode of Un­der­ground, Noah finds it dif­fi­cult to rely on Cato’s dis­cre­tion to shield Noah and Ros­alee from the mon­strous Patty Can­non, while a shaken El­iz­a­beth wres­tles with some up­set­ting new in­for­ma­tion. (Bravo at 9) • Paige is star­tled by the un­ex­pected ar­rival of her es­tranged mother, Veron­ica (guest star Lea Thomp­son), who needs the team’s help with a po­ten­tially deadly nu­clear re­ac­tor she stum­bled upon on Scor­pion. (City 44, CBS 39 at 10) • Kim takes some much-needed time off and Jimmy tries to make amends to some­one on the Sea­son 3 fi­nale of Bet­terCall Saul. Mean­while, Na­cho rolls the dice with his fu­ture and Ham­lin leans on Chuck to make a de­ci­sion. (AMC at 10) LATE NIGHT Noah at 11 & 12:05. Fal­lon at 11:34: Will Fer­rell, Ali­son Brie, Shawn Men­des per­forms (N). Col­bert at 11:35: Seth Ro­gen, Paul Shaf­fer & The World’s Most Dan­ger­ous Band (N). Kim­mel at 11:35 & 12. Co­nan at 12 & 1:37: Ac­tor Aubrey Plaza, ac­tor Demetrius Shipp Jr (N). Mey­ers at 12:37: Kirsten Dunst, Jer­rod Carmichael, Jeff Tweedy per­forms, Daru Jones sits in with the 8G Band (N). Cor­den at 12:37: Singer Lionel Richie, ac­tress Jenna De­wan Ta­tum (N). Daly at 1:38: El­iz­a­beth Moss, Tiger Army per­forms, Lau­ren Ash.

For­est Whi­taker of The But­ler

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