ROGERS MEDIA TELEVISION SPECIALTY HIGHLIGHTS MONDAY, NOVEMBER 7 – SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 13
- Catch new episodes of Terriers, Sons of Anarchy, American Horror Story, Wilfred and The League on FX Canada -
- Turn up the volume on OLN with new episodes of Top Shot, Black Gold, Ghost Hunters and Deals From the Dark Side -
- Tune in to The Bio Channel for all-new special, Hot, Famous and 40 -
(Toronto – November 3, 2011) Next week, FX Canada continues to bring viewers premium specialty programming with the series premiere of Terriers, all-new episodes of critically-acclaimed series and blockbuster movies. From spine-chilling ghost hunts to endurance-testing challenges, OLN serves up more chills and thrills in prime time next week. Plus, The Bio Channel explores Hollywood’s hottest celebs over 40 in a new, one-hour special. See below for a rundown of NEW episodes airing on Rogers Media specialty channels next week.
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Below is a chronological listing of detailed highlights for November 7 – November 13. All programming is subject to change.
Terriers: Monday, November 7 at 10pm ET/PT *Series Premiere*
Hank Dolworth (Donal Logue) is a retired cop turned low-rent private investigator. His constant need to protect the people he cares about leads him to uncover a scandal that brings him more trouble than he anticipated. Britt Pollack (Micheal Raymond-James) is a former petty thief who gave up his life of crime to be with his girlfriend, Katie (Laura Allen). Together, they team up to launch an unlicensed private investigation business. The duo, both struggling with maturity issues, solves crimes while avoiding danger and responsibility. In the premiere episode, when recovering alcoholic and ex-cop turned small-time private investigator Hank Dolworth agrees to help an old friend find his missing daughter, he and his partner Britt swept up in their biggest case yet.
Weekend at Bernie’s (1989): Monday, November 7 at 11pm ET/PT
A pair of bumbling employees try to pretend that their murdered employer is really alive while trying to escape his killer. Starring Andrew McCarthy, Jonathon Silverman, and Terry Kiser.
Sons of Anarchy: Tuesday, November 8 at 10pm ET/PT
As the club deals with the aftermath of their illegal-arms warehouse attack, the Deputy Chief of Police (name) poses a new threat to SAMCRO’s reign over Charming. Meanwhile, Jax (Charlie Hunnam) continues to worry about the fate of his newborn son, and beings to question the club’s rough way of doing business; and Opie’s (Ryan Hurst) financial struggles leave him with a difficult choice.
Predator 2 (1990): Tuesday, November 8 at 11pm ET/PT
Baffled by his latest murder case, an LAPD detective uncovers the truth -- their murderer is an alien creature that hunts humans for sport. Starring Danny Glover and Gary Busey.
American Horror Story: Wednesday, November 9 at 10pm ET/PT
After putting the house back on the market, Vivien (Connie Britton) learns about its first residents. Then, Ben’s (Dylan McDermott) visitor causes him to further unravel, and Constance (Jessica Lange) and Moira’s (Frances Conroy) history is revealed.
Hot Shots! (1991): Wednesday, November 9 at 11pm ET/PT
In this Top Gun parody, a talented but unstable fighter pilot must overcome the ghosts of his father and save a mission sabotaged by greedy weapons manufacturers. Starring Charlie Sheen.
Wilfred: Thursday, November 10 at 10pm ET/PT
Ryan (Elijah Wood) betrays Wilfred’s (Jason Gann) trust to gain favour with Jenna (Fiona Gubelmann), but his deception yields an unexpected secret about her. Ryan is taken aback by this shocking development, and while it seems incredulous, he needs to find out if it’s true.
The League: Thursday, November 10 at 10:30pm ET/PT
Everyone is disappointed with their draft, but no one trusts each other enough to trade. Meanwhile, Jenny (Katie Aselton) goes back to work as a realtor; and Ruxin (Nick Kroll) tries to get Baby Geoffrey into a Jewish pre-school.
The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (2003): Thursday, November 10 at 11pm ET/PT
A renowned adventurer leads a team of extraordinary figures with legendary powers to battle the technological terror of a madman. Starring Sean Connery, Peta Wilson and Shane West.
Hot Shots!: Part Deux (1993): Thursday, November 10 at 11pm ET/PT
In this Rambo parody, Topper Harley leads a rescue team into Iraq to save Iraqi war prisoners and all of their previous rescue teams. Starring Charlie Sheen.
Top Shot: Tuesday, November 8 at 9pm ET/PT
“Wild, Wild West”
The Wild West is the inspiration for challenges that not only test competitors' accuracy, but also their speed and strategy. In the first challenge, targets fly in an extreme shooting gallery. Halfway through the competition, a rule change forces contestants to start evaluating their own teammates.
Ghost Hunters: Wednesday, November 9 at 9pm ET/PT
“A Soldier’s Story”
The team investigates the supernatural spritis inside the Sterling Opera House in Derby, CT. Then, the ghost hunters head to North Carolina to help out a family being haunted while the father is fighting in Afghanistan.
Black Gold: Thursday, November 10 at 9pm ET/PT
Freddy tries to bribe landowner Peggy, and Tank goes to the airport to get his wife back before it's too late. Cheston is the victim of a terrifying accident.
Deals From the Dark Side: Friday, November 11 at 9pm ET/PT
Steve gets the rare chance to purchase Victorian handcuffs that were reportedly used by his idol, world-famous escape artist Houdini. His exciting journey of authentication includes stops in Scranton, PA, to meet with a quirky crew of Houdini experts and the honour of placing a new bust on Houdini’s grave in New York. Then, viewers will discover why Santini was named the “World’s Most Extreme Escape Artist” when he performs a daring escape involving power drills driving into his head.
The Biography Channel
Hot, Famous and 40: Sunday, November 13 at 8pm ET/PT *One-hour Special*
What's so incredible about celebrities who are fit and fab over 40? They seem to have it all – the wisdom of experience, the power of accomplishment, the confidence that comes with maturity and the allure of youthful good looks. This one-hour special celebrates some of the sizzling celebs who are still hot and over 40. Hot, Famous and 40 covers hunks including Rob Lowe and George Clooney; new faces such as Jon Hamm; actresses who have staged sexy comebacks, including Demi Moore and Valerie Bertinelli; and superstars who have stayed sizzling hot for years, such as Halle Berry and Jennifer Anniston,
About FX Canada
FX Canada is a digital specialty channel that delivers critically-acclaimed dramas and hit comedies, including FX original series American Horror Story, Wilfred, The League, Lights Out, Terriers and Sons of Anarchy. Delivering compelling entertainment to Canadians, FX Canada’s unique content also features movies and original Canadian programming. FX Canada is a part of Rogers Broadcasting Limited, a division of Rogers Communications Inc. (TSX: RCI and NYSE: RCI) which is a diversified Canadian communications and media company.
OLN is a specialty television station in Canada offering viewers a one-stop destination for adrenaline pumping action and adventure entertainment. Larger than life personalities take viewers on intense and rugged journeys across Canada and the world in pursuit of knowledge, competition and prey. Original Canadian reality, adventure, and travel series along with US acquired programming provides viewers with different perspectives on the world around them unearthing new and exhilarating adventures at every turn. OLN is a part of Rogers Broadcasting Limited, a division of Rogers Communications Inc. (TSX: RCI and NYSE: RCI) which is a diversified Canadian communications and media company. For more information visit www.OLN.ca
About The Biography Channel
The Biography Channel is a specialty television station in Canada that showcases real people, real drama, 24-hours a day. Offering an entertaining mix of biographies, reality series, documentaries and films; giving viewers behind-the-scenes and up close and personal access to today’s hottest celebrities, movers and shakers and pop culture icons. Available to digital cable and satellite customers, The Biography Channel in Canada is owned by Rogers Broadcasting Limited, a division of Rogers Communications Inc. (TSX: RCI and NYSE: RCI) which is a diversified Canadian communications and media company. For more information visit www.thebiographychannel.ca.