The reality TV mash-up is alive and well today as Hulu premieres Chefs vs. Wild, in which chefs must forage for ingredients in the wilderness and then create five-star dishes. Two episodes of the back-to-basics cooking competition drop today.
Also today: Netflix explores infinity in a min-bending new documentary, Dancing With the Stars celebrates Elvis, The Voice blind auditions continue, and more. Here’s what’s new and noteworthy on TV this Monday:
Chefs vs. Wild: Series premiere. Hulu drops two world-class chefs into the wilderness, where they have 48 hours to survive and forage enough ingredients to create a three-course meal. Each chef will be partnered with a survivalist partner, who doubles as a sous chef when the competition heads to an impressive outdoor kitchen. With host Kiran Jethwa, a chef and adventurer, and wild foods expert Valerie Segrest. Watch trailer. Streaming on Hulu
A Trip to Infinity: Original documentary. Eminent mathematicians, particle physicists, and cosmologists attempt to explain infinity and its mind-bending implications for the universe’s future. Watch trailer. Streaming on Netflix
Dancing With the Stars: New episode. The celebrities and their partners honor Elvis Presley, the King of Rock and Roll, as they dance to his greatest hits. 8:00 PM ET on Disney+
The Voice: New episode. Coaches Blake Shelton, Camila Cabello, John Legend, and Gwen Stefani continue to fill out their teams in the third night of blind auditions. 8:00 PM ET on NBC
Quantum Leap: New episode. As Ben (Raymond Lee) finds himself headed into orbit aboard the Space Shuttle Atlantis in 1995, Addison (Caitlin Bassett) confides in Ian (Mason Alexander Park) about a discovery. Watch preview. 10:00 PM ET on NBC
Monday Night Football: With the NFC East flipped on its head, the top-ranked New York Giants (2-0) host the Dallas Cowboys (1-1). In addition to the regular MNF broadcast, the popular ManningCast will air on ESPN2. 8:00 PM ET/5:00 PM PT on ABC and ESPN
Panhandle: Series premiere. The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel’s Luke Kirby plays an eccentric, agoraphobic arm-chair detective who teams up with a reluctant traffic cop (Tiana Okoye) to solve a murder in the Florida panhandle in this dramedy. Two episodes drop today. Watch trailer. Streaming on Spectrum Originals
Legacy: The True Story of the LA Lakers: New episode. Streaming on Hulu
Best in Dough: New episodes. College students, pop-up pizza shop owners, and world champion pizzaiolos compete for the $10,000 prize in three new episodes. Streaming on Hulu
9-1-1: New episode. The 118 race to the rescue when a structure collapse at a “happiness convention” traps people under rubble. Watch preview. 8:00 PM ET on FOX
NCIS: New episode. McGee’s (Sean Murray) personal and professional lives intersect when a dad from his children’s school is linked to a break-in at a government storage bunker. Followed by a new episode of NCIS: Hawai’i. 9:00 PM ET on CBS
Kevin Can F**k Himself: New episode. Tammy’s (Candice Coke) recent discovery leads her closer to the truth as both Allison (Annie Murphy) and Patty (Mary Hollis Inboden) ask whether change is what they really want. 9:00 PM ET on AMC
Claire Spellberg Lustig is the Senior Editor at Primetimer and a scholar of The View. Follow her on Twitter at @c_spellberg.
TOPICS: Chefs vs. Wild, Hulu, Netflix, Dancing with the Stars, Monday Night Football, Quantum Leap (2022 Series), A Trip to Infinity, The Voice