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City Prime-time Programming Highlights: Monday, Nov. 2 to Sunday, Nov. 8

– Ellen Burstyn (Interstellar) guest stars as Bonnie’s mother on the season premiere of Mom –

– The gang deals with the aftermath of the rapture, and Dave Wheeler (Wheeler in the Morning) guest stars on the season finale of original comedy Sunnyside –

– Superstars Carrie Underwood and Braid Paisley return to host Country Music’s Biggest Night™ for The 49th Annual CMA Awards

Below is a chronological listing of detailed highlights for November 2 to 8. All programming is subject to change.

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Monday, Nov. 2

The Muppets : 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“The Ex-Factor”
Kermit is scrambling to find the perfect birthday gift for Denise, so he turns to Miss Piggy for help. Meanwhile, guest star Kristin Chenoweth agrees to do a gig with The Electric Mayhem and inadvertently causes a rift between the band members.

Scorpion (s/CBS): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“Crazy Train”
Team Scorpion must stop a sabotaged runaway subway train with Paige (Katharine McPhee) and Ralph (Riley B. Smith) on board. Meanwhile, in his attempt to impress Happy (Jadyn Wong), Toby (Eddie Kaye Thomas) has his first boxing match.

Tuesday, Nov. 3

Grandfathered (s/FOX): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“Edie’s Two Dads”
When Gerald (Josh Peck) can't make it in time for Edie's (Layla and Emelia Golfieri) interview at the most elite preschool in the area, Jimmy (John Stamos) steps in to help out – until he meets the admissions counselor (guest star Joanna Garcia Swisher, Once Upon a Time) and accidentally starts a lie that takes on a life of its own.

The Grinder (s/FOX): 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
“Une Moutre Amer (A Bittersweet Grind)”
Just as Dean (Rob Lowe) prepares to give up on what he thinks is a hopeless search for love, he is reunited with Gail (guest star Christina Applegate, Up All Night), an old flame who restores his belief in romance. Meanwhile, Deb (Mary Elizabeth Ellis) encourages Stewart (Fred Savage) to change his strict ways and let Lizzie (Hana Hayes) have a supervised date with Joel (John Owen Lowe).

Scream Queens (s/FOX): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“Beware of Young Girls”
Dean Munsch (Jamie Lee Curtis) is left in a desperate situation when a shocking event causes her to come faceto face with her ex-husband's mistress. Meanwhile, in an attempt to determine who the Red Devil killer is, the Kappas use a Ouija board to communicate with Chanel #2 (Ariana Grande) from beyond the grave and learn of a wicked plot against one of their own.

Wednesday, Nov. 4

The Mindy Project : 12 p.m. ET, 11 a.m. CT, 10 a.m. MT, 9 a.m. PT online at
**Online Sneak Peek**
Episodic information currently unavailable.

The 49th Annual CMA Awards (s/ABC): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
Superstars Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley return to host Country Music’s Biggest Night™, broadcasting live from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee. Must-see performances include Miranda Lambert, Luke Bryan, Sam Hunt, and a special collaboration from Brooks & Dunn and Reba.

Thursday, Nov. 5

Mr. D : 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
**Season 4 Premiere – New to City**
“Mafia Dad”
Gerry (Gerry Dee) is finally given an opportunity to coach the varsity boys’ basketball team but finds himself in an awkward position with a player’s dad. Meanwhile, Trudy’s (Bette MacDonald) birthday gift to Lisa (Lauren Hammersley) causes a stir; and Dwyer (Wes Williams) endures an unbelievably bad day.

Life in Pieces (s/CBS): 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
**New Time Slot**
“Ponzi Sex Bounce Paris”
When Matt (Thomas Sadoski) and Colleen (Angelique Cabral) catch Chad (recurring guest star Jordan Peele) trying to kidnap Colleen’s beloved pup, Princess, Chad uses the opportunity to pitch them his new business venture. Meanwhile, Jen (Zoe Lister-Jones) and Greg (Colin Hanks) try to be intimate for the first time since having a baby; and Heather (Betsy Brandt) "breaks up" with her long-time hairstylist, Lynette (guest star Alex Borstein, MADtv).

Mom (s/CBS): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
**Season Premiere**
“Terrorists and Gingerbread”
Christy (Anna Faris) and Bonnie (Allison Janney) have different ideas about forgiveness when Bonnie's mother, Shirley (guest star Ellen Burstyn, Interstellar), who abandoned her as a small child, suddenly wants to be a part of their lives. June Squibb (Nebraska) also guest stars.

Friday, Nov. 6

Undateable (s/NBC): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
Episodic information currently unavailable.

World’s Funniest Fails (s/FOX): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
**Season Premiere**
“The Grating Outdoors”
This week’s panelists – Ross Matthews (Chelsea Lately), Natasha Leggero (Let’s Be Cops), and Josh Wolf (Chelsea Lately) – analyze videos that have exploded across the Internet and award one with the ultimate “Fail of the Week” title. Terry Crews hosts.

Saturday, Nov. 7

Hockey Night in Canada : 7 p.m. ET, 4 p.m. PT, 5 p.m. MT, 6 p.m. CT
“Philadelphia Flyers @ Winnipeg Jets”
Tune in as the Philadelphia Flyers face off against the Winnipeg Jets in Winnipeg. George Stroumboulopoulos hosts.

Sunday, Nov. 8

Bob’s Burgers (s/FOX): 7:30 p.m. ET/PT, 8:30 p.m. MT, 6:30 p.m. CT
“Gayle Makin’ Bob Sled”
When Gayle (Megan Mullally) is injured, Linda (John Roberts) sends Bob (H. Jon Benjamin) off to pick her up so that she doesn't miss out on Thanksgiving festivities. But an unexpected snowstorm derails his trip home, and his epic plan to prepare the turkey is foiled. Bob must then put the fate of the turkey and the Belcher Thanksgiving in Linda's hands and spend time bonding with his sister-in-law.

Sunnyside : 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
**City Original Series**
**Season Finale**
“The Rapture”
When the meth girls are left behind by the Sunnyside rapture, they turn it to their advantage. Former NHL left-winger Dave Hinderchuk is determined to make a dying kid love him, whether the kid likes it or not. Meanwhile, when Dixon (Pat Thornton) finds out his tumour is actually a vestigial twin, he’s the happiest man in Sunnyside. Dave Wheeler (Wheeler in the Morning) guest stars as both himself and as Poot Dandridge, a can-collector who provides radio commentary on the happenings in Sunnyside.

Brooklyn Nine-Nine (s/FOX): 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
“Into the Woods”
Jake (Andy Samberg) and Charles (Joe Lo Truglio) convince Terry (Terry Crews) to take a weekend camping trip as a much-needed "babymoon," but they soon realize it might not be the idealistic weekend they had hoped for. Meanwhile back at the precinct, Holt (Andre Braugher) gives Rosa (Stephanie Beatriz) some important relationship advice; and Amy (Melissa Fumero) enlists Gina's (Chelsea Peretti) help to prepare her for an important presentation.

Family Guy (s/FOX): 9:00 p.m. ET/PT, 10:00 p.m. MT, 8:00 p.m. CT
“Peter, Chris and Brian”
Peter (Seth MacFarlane) gets a cheque in the mail from the sale of his mother's home and he remembers that all of his old adult magazines are still in there. When he returns to retrieve his stash, he finds a "to Peter from Peter" tape and realizes that his life has amounted to nothing. Reeling from his own failures, Peter attempts to fix Chris (Seth Green) before it's too late, and forces his son to spend time with Brian (Seth MacFarlane).

The Last Man on Earth (s/FOX): 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
“A Real Live Wire”
Tandy (Will Forte) and Todd (Mel Rodriguez) attempt to solve an end-of-the-world power problem.

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