Kennedy Center Honors (9pm, CBS) - This is always one of my favorite shows of the year! This year, the Kennedy Center honors David Letterman, Dustin Hoffman, Buddy Guy, Natalia Makarova and the members of Led Zeppelin. Performers and presenters include Alec Baldwin, Robert De Niro, Tina Fey, Foo Fighters, Morgan Freeman, Ray Romano, Naomi Watts, Jimmy Kimmel, Jeff Beck and Jack Black.
Border Wars (9pm, National Geographic Channel) - Tonight's episode focuses on law enforcement animals, including horses and dogs.
The Hour (9pm, BBC America) - Bel is shaken by news of a source's murder and tries to stop the team's pursuit of corrupt Cilenti.
Ghost Hunters (9pm, Syfy) - The Friars Club in New York City is investigated.
Hot in Cleveland (10pm, TV Land) - Marnie gets flirting lessons from Elka on a trip to the vet, and Victoria discusses second chances in life in an interview with her daughter.
Top Chef (10pm, Bravo) - The chefs harvest oysters and then prepare them for judge Emeril Lagasse. Later, they serve up fare for a Seattle sports team, and host Padma Lakshmi makes an appearance on roller skates.