Chuck (8pm, NBC) - Chuck heads to France for his first solo assignment, but he tangles with a menacing passenger on the plane. Brandon Routh and Stone Cold Steve Austin (left) guest star.
House (8pm, Fox) - House tries to make amends to a medical school colleague he wronged.
Life Unexpected (9pm, The CW) - Social workers evaluate the homes of Cate and Baze to see if they'll make suitable guardians for Lux. Also, Cate's bosses pressure her to publicly deny she has a daughter.
Damages (10pm, FX) - In the season 3 premiere, Patty Hewes (Glenn Close) represents people cheated in a Bernie Madoff-type Ponzi scheme, while Ellen works in the DA's office. You'll be hooked in the first five minutes. The season features Lily Tomlin, Martin Short, and Campbell Scott.