‘The 45th Annual CMA Awards’
SPECIAL. Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood return as co-hosts of country music’s biggest night, which is slated to feature a performance of the pair’s No. 1 duet “Remind Me,” as well as more than 20 other stars taking the stage — “American Idol” winner Scotty McCreery, Taylor Swift, Blake Shelton and Zac Brown Band to name a few. Oh, right — and there will be statues handed out, too! Paisley, Shelton and Swift, along with Jason Aldean, all top the list of nominees with five nods each.
8 p.m., ABC
‘Up All Night’
COMEDY. Jason Lee guest stars as Chris and Reagan’s neighbor, who provides babysitting advice — and a love interest — for Ava when she watches little Amy so mom and dad can have a grown-up night out.
8 p.m., NBC
‘Prophets of Science Fiction’
MINI-SERIES. It’s only science fiction until science makes it fact in this eight-part docuseries that looks at masters of the genre and how their imagination became reality. Mary Shelley and her “Frankenstein” are up first in this series produced by Ridley Scott.
Series premiere, 10 p.m., Science Channel