Citytv Programming Highlights: Monday, November 29 - Sunday, December 5
Citytv Programming Highlights: Monday, November 29 - Sunday, December 5
OLYMPIC GOLD MEDALIST NASTIA LIUKIN TESTS THE LOSER’S STAMINA THIS WEEK ON THE BIGGEST LOSER
MUSICAL SENSATION JON LEGEND LENDS A HAND ON EXTREME MAKEOVER: HOME EDITION
WILL FORTE GUEST STARS IN 30 ROCK AS JENNA’S BOYFRIEND
CATCH THE EXCITING FALL FINALE OF THE EVENT
(Toronto –November 25, 2010) Tune in to Citytv for a week packed with exciting new episodes of your favourite comedy, dramatic and reality series. See below for programming highlights.
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The Event (s/NBC): Monday, November 29 at 9pm ET/PT (8pm CT, 10pm MT)***FALL FINALE***
President Martinez (Blair Underwood) confronts the traitor in his administration, only to be met with threats of exposing the cover-up of Avias Air 514. Even after testing the loyalty of Isabel (guest star Necar Zadegan, 24) and Thomas (Clifton Collins, Jr.), Sophia (Laura Innes) still suspects their deception, so she sends Simon (Ian Anthony Dale) on a fact-finding mission. Her suspicions are confirmed when Thomas unveils a shocking new plan. Meanwhile, on the hunt for Samantha, Sean (Jason Ritter) and Leila (Sarah Roemer) battle the mercenaries sent by Dempsey (guest star Hal Holbrook, Into the Wild).
Chase (s/NBC): Monday, November 29 at 10pm ET/PT (9pm CT, 8pm MT)
U.S. Marshals Annie Frost (Kelli Giddish) and Daisy Ogbaa (Rose Rollins) team up to catch small-town fugitives Karen Nelson (Yara Martinez) and Ivy Collins (Cherilyn Wilson), a duo who use their feminine wiles to lure innocent victims into participating in bank heists. Annie and Daisy become closer while working to break the fugitives’ twisted, co-dependent bond before they continue down a self-destructive road.
The Biggest Loser (s/NBC): Tuesday, November 30 at 9pm ET/PT (8pm CT, 10pm MT)
The stakes are higher than ever this week as the last six contestants find out there will be a red line and a yellow line at the weigh-in this week, and those who stay above both will be in the final four. Special guest Nastia Liukin, a five-time Olympic medalist and four-time World Champion gymnast, meets up with the players for a pop challenge that tests their stamina as they compete in five different exercises. Then, it’s time for the traditional end-of-season challenge in which the players all put their original weight back on and drop it incrementally as they lost it on the show. Later, one player tearfully says goodbye after falling below the red line at the weigh-in, and then two more are up for an elimination that really takes the player voted out by surprise.
Undercovers (s/NBC): Wednesday, December 1 at 8pm ET/PT (7pm CT, 9pm MT
When Leo (Carter MacIntyre) wakes up in a hotel in Mexico with a dead woman next to him and no memory of what transpired, Steven (Boris Kodjoe), Samantha (Gugu Mbatha-Raw) and Hoyt (Ben Schwartz) travel south of the border in hopes of putting the pieces together to prove Leo’s innocence. The stakes get even higher when Shaw (Gerald McRaney) unexpectedly arrives with news of a dangerous terrorist on the loose.
Hell’s Kitchen: Wednesday, December 1 at 10pm ET/PT (9pm CT, 8pm MT)
The remaining four chefs must re-create a dish without a recipe, using only their eyesight, sense of smell and taste. The winner gets a day at the spa while the losers do the Hell’s Kitchen laundry before it’s time for another dinner service.
Community (s/NBC): Thursday, December 2 at 8:00pm ET/PT (7:00pm CT, 9:00pm MT)
When the study group convenes to celebrate Troy’s (Donald Glover) birthday, they realize he is actually turning 21 and decide to hit the bars! While Jeff (Joel McHale) and Britta (Gillian Jacobs) ingest a few too many cocktails and get silly, Shirley (Yvette Nicole Brown) gets busy pulling down incriminating photos of herself that are posted at the bar. Annie (Alison Brie) embraces the identity on her fake ID, while Abed (Danny Pudi) delves into conversation with a fellow sci-fi nerd. When Señor Chang (Ken Jeong) finds the fresh remains of a birthday cake in the study room, he vows to find the group.
30 Rock (s/NBC): Thursday, December 2 at 8:30pm ET/PT (7:30pm CT, 9:30pm MT)
Jack (Baldwin) recommends that Liz (Fey) start seeing a therapist when she worries that Carol is getting bored with their relationship. In an attempt to take Jack’s advice, Liz begins talking to Kenneth (Jack McBrayer) about her problems. Jack also finds himself caught up in one of Tracy’s (Tracy Morgan) schemes when Tracy tries to convince him to invest in his son’s theme restaurant in Times Square. Meanwhile, Jenna (Jane Krakowski) and Paul (guest star Will Forte, MacGruber) celebrate their six month anniversary.
Fringe (s/FOX): Thursday, December 2 at 9pm ET/PT (8pm CT, 10pm MT)
Peter (Joshua Jackson) grapples with the aftermath of recent events as Olivia (Anna Torv) desperately searches for an ally. Meanwhile, the Fringe Team discovers a critical device that communicates between universes.
Law and Order: UK: Thursday, December 2 at 10pm ET/PT (9pm CT, 8pm MT)
The team investigates the murder of an ex-footballer Robbie Nichols. At first glance is seems like a random robbery gone wrong, but when the prime suspect becomes the star witness, it becomes clear that our heroes have only scratched the surface of a greater crime ring.
Supernanny (s/ABC): Friday, December 3 at 8pm ET/PT (7pm CT, 9pm MT)
Traveling to a secluded island off Seattle, Jo meets Rikki and Jenye Young, who forego discipline in a misguided attempt to compensate for uprooting their three young sons so often. After four moves just this year due to Rikki’s sales work, Nicco, 6, Makai, 4, and Crew, 21 months, are out of control -- and Rikki and Jenye are at their wits’ end. Rikki can’t sleep because little Crew consistently wants in his parents’ bed. And when Dad occasionally tries to inject some discipline into the boys’ lives, the result is explosive tantrums. With a fifth move looming, Rikki and Jenye increasingly worry about the long-term effects of the family frenzy on their sons’ lives. See if Jo can provide some much-needed lessons about structure and stability for this family frequently on the move.
The Whole Truth: Friday, December 3 at 9pm ET/PT (8pm CT,8pm MT)
Nothing is as it seems when a dentist is murdered in his own chair – and his “Stepford widow” is accused of the crime. After Jimmy (Rob Morrow) and Kathryn (Maura Tierny) learn that the dentist was doing more than just fixing teeth, they become entangled in lies of their own. And although the dentist had already moved on with a new fiancée, he also had past and present affairs – 11 of them. Jimmy, representing the ex-wife, and Kathryn, prosecuting for a murder conviction, battle it out in court. Tricia Helfer (Dark Blue) and Parminder Nagra (ER) guest star.
Out There with Melissa DiMarco: Saturday, December 4 at 8:30pm ET/PT/CT/MT
This week Out There with Melissa DiMarco features home grown hottie Ryan Gosling, bad boy Colin Farrell, the gorgeous Liv Tyler and veteran actor James Caan. Plus - after an embarrassing photo Melissa gets a new Out There microphone but a mortifying mistake may force her to go bareback.
Extreme Makeover (s/ABC): Sunday, December 5 at 8pm ET/PT (7pm CT, 9pm MT)
Andre and Jasmine Anderson have never allowed their visual impairment to slow them down, they established the Disability Awareness Center in Maple Heights, Ohio, to help others who are struggling with sight loss. Every day the family face challenges in their cramped and structurally dangerous two-story home, which was so crowded, it was hard to make room for Andre’s guide dog. The “EM: HE” team surprises the family with plans to give them a new “smart” home, equipped with technologies that support people with disabilities. The Cleveland Browns, the Cleveland Cavaliers and musical powerhouse John Legend deliver the ultimate upgrade to the family of four.
Conviction Kitchen, Season 2 (Citytv Original): Sunday, December 5 at 9pm ET/PT (8pm CT,10pm MT)
With just a few days to go until the end of the project, Marc and Biana plan a special dinner service for the trainees’ friends and family. Then, Justin returns with renewed determination to beat his addiction, but disappears again and Biana enters Conviction in the gay pride parade.
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