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‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’

For the seventh season premiere of this drag competition, 14 new contestants participate in something called “a naked runway.” Let that sink in. And with comedian Kathy Griffin as guest judge, and new permanent fixtures Carson Kressley and Ross Mathews on the judging panel, to say that things will be unpredictable is an understatement. Season premiere, 9 p.m. Monday, March 2, on Logo (

Doug Knoop, Seattle Times staff or on Twitter @dougknoop

Also on Monday

“The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring” (2001), 5 p.m. (TCM): A chosen hobbit and his loyal friends join a wizard, humans, a dwarf and an elf on a quest to destroy a powerful ring and defeat an evil lord. Based on a book by J.R.R. Tolkien.

“Mike & Molly,” 8:30 p.m. (CBS): When Peggy — somewhat mysteriously — announces her sudden retirement, Molly decides to plan a party for her.

“The Following,” 9 p.m. (Fox): With Joe Carroll locked up, Ryan has moved on with his life, but a series of brutally staged tableaus threatens to open old wounds.

“Ellen’s Design Challenge,” 9 p.m. (HGTV): The final two designers learn what their last challenge will be; Ellen reveals a surprise; the winning designer is revealed.

“The Night Shift,” 10 p.m. (NBC): T.C., Kenny and Paul try to save a woman who was accidentally shot by her husband; T.C. must perform surgery to save the life of a teenage football player at a party; a beauty queen wanders into the emergency room in severe distress.

“Better Call Saul,” 10 p.m. (AMC): Alarming news disrupts Jimmy’s efforts at drumming up new business, forcing him to make a difficult choice.