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‘Murder in the First’

Nearly 20 years ago, producer Steven Bochco created “Murder One,” a fascinating crime series that followed one case over the course of a season. He has done it again with this smartly written, San Francisco-set series full of intriguing and watchable actors/characters. Kathleen Robertson and Taye Diggs (pictured) lead the pack as two homicide detectives who investigate a murder and butt heads with a young Silicon Valley entrepreneur, played by Tom Felton (Draco Malfoy from the “Harry Potter” films). 10:01 p.m. Monday, June 16, on TNT (

Doug Knoop, Seattle Times staff

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Also on Monday

“MLB Baseball,” 7 p.m. (ROOT): San Diego Padres at Seattle Mariners (Live).

“The Bachelorette,” 8 p.m. (ABC): Andi and the men travel to Marseille, France; Ben Fields performs for Josh and Andi on their date; nine of the men take lessons from a mime on the group date.

“MasterChef,” 8 p.m. (Fox): The contestants tackle a seafood challenge, with the winner choosing what dessert the others will prepare in the elimination round.

“The Fosters,” 9 p.m. (ABC Family): Callie and Jude face separation; Brandon suffers guilt after sleeping with Dani; questions surround Mike’s actions on the evening of Ana’s disappearance; Emma’s relationship with Jesus causes tension with her teammates.

“Longmire,” 10 p.m. (A&E): Walt splits his time working on a murder investigation and serving as a judge for a local pageant; Cady hopes an old friend can help with Henry’s case.

“The Boondocks,” 10:30 p.m. (Cartoon Network): The clone of Stinkmeaner arrives, becoming a celebrity after a video of his fight with Granddad goes viral.

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