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Martin Freeman and Daisy Haggard Are Barely Keeping it Together in Breeders

ALSO: The Bachelor, The Voice, Dispatches From Elsewhere, Better Call Saul, McMillion$, and more.
  • Daisy Haggard and Martin Freeman star in Breeders. (FX)
    Daisy Haggard and Martin Freeman star in Breeders. (FX)

    Martin Freeman (Sherlock and The Office) plays a haggard father struggling to balance parenting responsibilities with everything else in the new FX/Sky original series, Breeders. Daisy Haggard (Episodes) plays his equally overwhelmed wife. Also: Pilot Pete's Bachelor approaches the landing strip, The Voice auditions continue, Better Call Saul is getting in deep, and Dispatches from Elsewhere moves to its regular night. Here's what's new and noteworthy on TV this Monday:

    SERIES PREMIERE: Paul (Martin Freeman) and Ally (Daisy Haggard) are having a hard time with the challenges of parenting in the series premiere of Breeders. After struggling to get their kids to sleep, the exhausted couple discuss the lives they' hope to provide for their children. Primetimer's Omar Gallaga has this preview. 10:00 PM ET on FX

    NEW EPISODE: With next week's two-part season finale on the horizon, The Bachelor gives the ladies heir chance to tell all. Given the emotional turmoil this season, full disclosure may not be so pretty. 8:00 PM ET on ABC

    NEW EPISODE: The blind auditions continue on The Voice as Kelly Clarkson, John Legend, Blake Shelton and new coach Nick Jonas continue their hunt for the next breakout singing sensation. 8:00 PM ET on NBC

    TIMESLOT PREMIERE: Jason Segel's Dispatches From Elsewhere moves to its regular timeslot for the second half of the show's two-night premiere, with Peter (Segel) and Simone (Eve Lindley ) traversing the city in search of clues. 10:15 PM ET on AMC

    NEW EPISODE: Jimmy's business is moving into a strange and sketchy new world on Better Call Saul. Meanwhile, Nacho (Michael Mando) is getting pressured by Gus (Giancarlo Esposito). Watch the preview. 9:00 PM ET on AMC

    NEW EPISODE: Sofia (Cécile de France) must bring The New Pope back to the Vatican after Brannon (John Malkovich) embarrassed himself in last week's episode. Meanwhile, Voiello (Silvio Orlando) is caught off guard by an unexpected loss. 9:00 PM ET on HBO

    NEW EPISODE: The FBI snags a big piece of the McMillion$ puzzle when they intercept a call from "Uncle Jerry." Meanwhile, the race is on to file a slate of indictments as McDonalds' latest Monopoly promotion draws to a close. 10:00 PM ET on HBO

    Mike Attebery is Senior Editor at Primetimer and the author of seven mystery thrillers. Follow him on Twitter at @mikeattebery.

    TOPICS: Breeders, FX, Daisy Haggard, Martin Freeman