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From Villain to Hero: Re-live Nick Viall's Bachelor Journey

ALSO: Planet Earth: A Celebration, All or Nothing: Tottenham Hotspur, American Ninja Warrior, and more.
  • Nick Viall on The Bachelor. (ABC)
    Nick Viall on The Bachelor. (ABC)

    No one in the Bachelor universe has elicited as many different reactions from viewers as Nick Viall. When the Bachelorettte villian turned Bachelor in Paradise hero was chosen for his own Bachelor season in 2017, it seemed destined to cause controversy, and deliver it did. Tonight's Bachelor: The Greatest Seasons Ever revisits Viall's season, complete with new interviews with Nick and many of his suitors. Also today: Sir. David Attenborough returns with Planet Earth: A Celebration, American Ninja Warrior presents an all-star special, and David Blaine has a high-flying trick up his sleeve. Here's what's new and noteworthy on TV this Monday:

    NEW EPISODE: After feeling the sting of rejection not once, not twice, but thrice, Bachelorette and Bachelor in Paradise reject Nick Viall was put in the driver's seat for his own season-long search for love. The Bachelor: Greatest Seasons Ever takes viewers back down Viall's long and winding road to romance. Watch a preview. 8:00 PM ET on ABC

    SPECIAL PRESENTATION: Sir. David Attenborough narrates Planet Earth: A Celebration, a one hour special showcasing eight of the most eye-catching sequences from Planet Earth II and Blue Planet II, including racer snakes vs iguana, surfing bottlenose dolphins and rare footage of the Himalayan snow leopard. Watch the trailer. 8:00 PM ET on BBC America, IFC, AMC, and SundanceTV

    DOCUSERIES PREMIERE: The latest installment of Amazon's original sports docuseries All or Nothing follows coach Jose Mourinho as he leads England's Tottenham Hotspur through an unprecedented season of changes and upheaval, one which ends with the added challenges of a global pandemic. The first three episodes drop today. Tom Hardy narrates. Watch the trailer. Streaming on Prime Video

    SPECIAL PRESENTATION: Taped in Vegas at the conclusion of Season 11, the American Ninja Warrior: All Stars Skills Challenge Special welcomes a host of top ninja competitors for a round of skills challenges and a series of team competitions on some of the most jaw-dropping obstacles the show has ever created. Watch a preview. 8:00 PM ET on NBC

    NEW EPISODE: Caleb and Calvin are the latest singles to enter the Love Island Vegas villa. James' overreaction to Calvin already drove him and Moira apart — what more chaos is on the horizon? 9:00 PM ET on CBS

    SEASON FINALE: Mystery writer Abigail Mapleworth (Paula Pell) is closing the book on the first season of Mapleworth Murders. Despite the involvement of SNL's Lorne Michaels, and a cast of comedy all-stars, it remains to be seen if the show's home — fledging streamer Quibi — will be renewing the series for a second season. Streaming on Quibi

    NEW EPISODE: Magicians Daniel K., Yukihiro Katayama, Andrew Evans, and David Stone stop by Penn & Teller: Fool Us to perform their best tricks and see if the famous duo can figure out how they're done. Alyson Hannigan hosts. 9:00 PM ET on The CW

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

    TOPICS: Nick Viall, ABC, The Bachelor, The Bachelorette, Bachelor in Paradise, The Bachelor: The Greatest Seasons — Ever!