The Ellen DeGeneres Show
(3 p.m., NBC10) - Singer Mariah Carey; author Jonathan Safran Foer (
); latest castoffs from
So You Think You Can Dance
Oprah Winfrey (4 p.m., 6ABC) - Best of Oprah: Taylor Swift performs.
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (8 p.m., 6ABC) - Will (Orlando Bloom) and Miss Elizabeth Swann (Keira Knightley) are on the outs. But there's no time to argue as they set out to save a supposedly dead Captain Jack (Johnny Depp) from the Flying Dutchman and unite the most ruthless pirates to fight the Brits.
American Masters (9 p.m., WHYY-TV12) - "Louisa May Alcott: The Woman Behind Little Women" profiles the Massachusetts author who led a literary double life, writing scandalous works about murderers and opium fiends under the pseudonym A.M. Barnard - a fact unknown until the 1940s. Moreover, while Little Women is viewed as quaint by some modern readers, Alcott herself was a fiercely intellectual free thinker with very progressive ideas about women.
Late Show With David Letterman (11:35 p.m., CBS3) - Kate Hudson; Tori Amos.
The Tonight Show With Conan O'Brien (11:35 p.m., NBC10) - Actress Drew Barrymore; jockey Joe Talamo; Paramore performs.
Jimmy Kimmel Live (12:06 a.m., 6ABC) - Rachel McAdams; Johnny Galecki; Allison Iraheta.
The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson (12:37 a.m., CBS3) - Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright; Rodrigo y Gabriela perform.
Late Night With Jimmy Fallon (12:37 a.m., NBC10) - Comic Susie Essman; Bon Jovi performs.