Connewcting a harddrive to the TV
In straight Hdd and TV terms - no cando a certainamount of 'computing poweri is required for the one to connect to the other.
However- There are PVR's that is a DVD Recorder/players with Hard Drive built in.
And there is even a TYV with a harddrive supplied as an extra[click here]
Connecting TV as a monitor
a simple search in the PCA search box revealed
That sholud keep you head scratching for a bit