Citytv Programming Highlights: Monday, May 3 – Sunday, May 9
Citytv Programming Highlights: Monday, May 3 – Sunday, May 9
GWYNETH PALTROW, JERRY SEINFELD AND GREG GIRALDO WEIGH IN THIS WEEK ON THE MARRIAGE REF
ASHANTI PERFORMS ON THE BIGGEST LOSER
BUZZ ALDRIN, ELIZABETH BANKS, ELAINE STRITCH AND MORE GUEST STARS ON 30 ROCK
(Toronto –April 28, 2010) Tune in to Citytv for a week packed with celebrity guest stars, inspiring reality shows and revealing family dramas. See below for highlights of brand new episodes next week.
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Chuck: Monday, May 3 at 9:00pm ET/PT (8:00pm CT, 10:00pm MT)
Chuck (Zachary Levi) and Sarah (Yvonne Strahovski) are assigned to train under Craig and Laura Turner (guest stars Fred Willard, Anchorman and Swoosie Kurtz, Pushing Daisies), a married CIA team who, despite their impeccable record, hate one another. The Turners’ stormy relationship forces Chuck and Sarah to wonder if they’re doomed with the same fate. Meanwhile, Casey (Adam Baldwin) must train the newest member of the team—Morgan (Joshua Gomez).
How I Met You Mother (s/CBS): Monday, May 3 at 8:00pm ET/PT (7:00pm CT, 9:00pm MT)
When Ted (Josh Radnor) and Barney (Neil Patrick Harris) jeopardize Robin's (Cobie Smulders) new relationship by professing their love for her, Robin realizes that she is finally over them. Meanwhile, after spending a weekend sleeping in twin beds, Marshall (Jason Segel) and Lily (Alyson Hannigan) decide to get twin beds at home.
The Biggest Loser (s/NBC): Tuesday, May 4 at 8:00pm ET/PT (7:00pm CT, 9:00pm MT)
It’s one of the most eagerly anticipated events every season – The Biggest Loser makeover episode! First, the remaining six contestants get $1,000 shopping sprees at their favorite stores before heading to the salon to meet celebrity hair stylist Jonathan Antin and begin their makeovers. Then it’s time for amazing reveals and emotional surprise reunions, when the made-over players show off their incredible new looks to their loved ones. Later the contestants and their guests are treated to an unforgettable concert from recording artist Ashanti, who shares her inspirational music. And finally, two contestants fall below the yellow line at weigh-in, leading to a very emotional elimination as another contestant is sent home.
Parenthood (s/NBC): Tuesday, May 4 at 10:00pm ET/PT (9:00pm CT, 8:00pm MT)
When Crosby (Dax Shepard) and Jasmine’s (Joy Bryant) relationship heats up, they have to decide how to explain it to Jabbar (Tyree Brown). Elsewhere, Adam (Peter Krause) and Kristina (Monica Potter) are on the search for friends but find that the process is more difficult than they thought. Sarah (Lauren Graham) learns about Zeek’s (Craig T. Nelson) financial problems. Meanwhile, Julia (Erika Christensen) becomes the new coach of Sydney’s (Savannah Paige Rae) soccer team and Haddie (Sarah Ramos) goes to Amber (Mae Whitman) for advice when her boyfriend starts pressuring her into having sex.
Cougar Town (s/ABC): Wednesday, May 5 at 9:30pm ET/PT (8:30pm CT, 10:30pm MT)
Jules (Courteney Cox) and Grayson (Josh Hopkins) consider the notion of FWB (friends with benefits). Meanwhile Andy (Ian Gomez) hires a nanny for Ellie (Christa Miller), and Travis (Dan Byrd) benefits from Bobby’s (Brian Van Holt) unconventional plans to make some extra cash.
Modern Family (s/ABC): Wednesday, May 5 at 9:00pm ET/PT (8:00pm CT, 10:00pm MT)
Gloria (Sofia Vergara) surprises Jay (Ed O’Neill ) for his birthday with a trip to Hawaii, but it's the gift that keeps on giving when the entire Pritchett clan is invited to come along.
Community (s/NBC): Thursday, May 6 at 8:00pm ET/PT (7:00pm CT, 9:00pm MT)
The sexual tension between Jeff (Joel McHale) and Britta (Gillian Jacobs) becomes a hot topic among the study group. Meanwhile, what starts out as a simple contest for a chance at early class registration turns the peaceful campus of Greendale Community College into an all-out war zone. Friendships are tested, as only one student can be victorious.
Parks and Recreation (s/NBC): Thursday, May 6 at 8:30pm ET/PT (7:30pm CT, 9:30pm MT)
Leslie (Amy Poehler) hosts a late-night shift for a local telethon, and lands former Indiana Pacer Detlef Schrempf as a celebrity guest. Meanwhile, Mark (Paul Schneider) has big plans for his relationship with Ann (Rashida Jones).
30 Rock (s/NBC): Thursday, May 6 at 9:30pm ET/PT (8:30pm CT, 10:30pm MT)
Liz Lemon (Tina Fey) meets her mother’s (guest star Anita Gillette, Shall We Dance?) old flame, while Jack Donaghy’s (Alec Baldwin) mother, Colleen (guest star Elaine Stritch, Elaine Stritch At Liberty), gets tangled in his relationships with Avery Jessup (guest star Elizabeth Banks, Zack and Miri Make a Porno) and high school love, Nancy Donovan. Jenna’s (Jane Krakowski) mother, Verna (guest star Jan Hooks, Saturday Night Live) returns, while Tracy (Tracy Morgan)learns a lesson from his “mom” (guest star Novella Nelson, An Unmarried Woman).
The Marriage Ref (s/NBC): Thursday, May 6 at 10:00pm ET/PT (9:00pm CT, 8:00pm MT)
This week, new feuding couples bring their problems to Marriage Ref, Tom Papa, in the funny and revealing comedy series about the unpredictable and hilarious institution of marriage. Gwyneth Paltrow, Jerry Seinfeld and Greg Giraldo serve on the celebrity panel this week offering their “expert” opinions to the Ref, advising and influencing his decision.
Warehouse 13 (s/NBC): Friday, May 7 at 10:00pm ET/PT (9:00pm CT, 8:00pm MT)
Pete (Eddie McClintock) and Myka (Joanne Kelly) must stop a team of bank robbers who have an unusual weapon – a LP record of an unreleased pop song written by a music genius – that causes instant bliss in those who hear it, allowing the thieves to take what they want.
Murdoch Mysteries (Citytv Original) Sunday, May 9 at 9:00pm ET/CT/PT (7:00pm MT)
The murder of a Eugenics Society member does little to discourage Murdoch’s nemesis James Pendrick (Peter Stebbings) and his flirtatious wife Sally (Kate Greenhouse) in their attempt to recruit Murdoch (Yannick Bisson) into their disturbing movement.
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