CITYTV PROGRAMMING HIGHLIGHTS: MONDAY, NOVEMBER 28 – SUNDAY, DECEMBER 4
- A prehistoric enemy must be conquered in an all-new episode of Terra Nova -
- Catch the eagerly-anticipated makeover episode of The Biggest Loser featuring celebrity stylists Jeannie Mai and Ken Paves -
- The Kardashians keep up the courage against bullying, helping the family of a bullied child on a new episode of Extreme Makeover: Home Edition -
- Charlotte Gray tells the story of the funny, frank and charismatic women’s suffragist Nellie McClung on a new Extraordinary Canadians -
(Toronto – Friday, November 25, 2011) Let the battles begin! Next week on Citytv, Commander Taylor (Stephen Lang) squares off against a prehistoric enemy onTerra Nova and Louie (Louis C.K.) throws down with a heckler on Louie, Monday night. Plus, the stars shine on Friday in Extreme Makeover: Home Edition when the team is joined by Kardashian sisters Kim, Kourtney, Khloé and teen sensations Demi Lovato and Cody Simpson, who help take a stand against bullying.
Below is a chronological listing of detailed highlights for November 28 – December 4. All programming is subject to change. Please kindly note specific changes to network airings for
How I Met Your Mother and 2 Broke Girls on Monday night.
How I Met Your Mother (s/CBS): Monday, November 28 at 7pm PT/8MT/10CT on Citytv (8pm ET on OMNI 2)
When Ted (Josh Radnor) leaves the bar early to prepare a Thanksgiving feast for his friends, the gang winds up partying all night with ‘The Blitz’ (Jorge Garcia, Lost), an old friend from college. As a result, Ted is forced to spend Thanksgiving with Zoey (Jennifer Morrison, House).
2 Broke Girls (s/CBS): Monday, November 28 at 7:30PT/8:30MT/10:30CT on Citytv (8:30pm ET on OMNI 2)
“And The Strokes of Goodwill”
Max (Kat Dennings) introduces Caroline (Beth Behrs) to the art of thrift store shopping, which takes a dangerous turn when a battle erupts over a t-shirt.
Terra Nova (s/FOX): Monday, November 28 at 8pm ET/PT (7CT, 9MT)
“Now You See Me”
Commander Taylor (Stephen Lang) and Mira (Christine Adams) square off in the jungle where he learns more about her plans and his son. Then, they must face a prehistoric enemy together. Meanwhile, the “Sixer” mole scrambles to cover its tracks as Terra Nova goes on lockdown and Jim (Jason O'Mara) closes in.
Parks and Recreation: Monday, November 28 at 9pm ET/PT (8CT, 10MT)
“Born and Raised”
While promoting her new book about Pawnee, Leslie (Amy Poehler) falls prey to some "gotcha" journalism. Meanwhile, Ann (Rashida Jones) is determined to bond with Ron (Nick Offerman) and April (Aubrey Plaza).
Louie: Monday, November 28 at 9:30pm ET/PT (10:30MT)
While performing his act on stage, Louie (Louis C.K.) is heckled mercilessly by an attractive woman. When she won’t back down, Louie fires back and taunts her with no holds barred. Meanwhile, Louie’s agent has booked him on a movie, but having sworn off acting, Louie refuses to take the part until his guilt gets the better of him.
Law & Order: UK: Monday, November 28 at 10pm ET/PT (9CT, 11MT)
A drive-by shooting leaves one police officer dead and another wounded in what appears to be a targeted attack on a witness in a murder trial. As Ronnie (Bradley Walsh) and the team investigate, they are surprised to learn the gunman was specifically targeting police officers. In a case that sees the whole team emotionally exhausted, defence barrister Doug Greer (Colin Salmon) argues that his client was the victim of police racism.
The Biggest Loser: Tuesday, November 29 at 7pm ET/PT (6CT, 9MT)
In this eagerly-anticipated makeover episode, the five remaining players head off to a luxury spa to get pampered before shopping for stylish new clothes in Beverly Hills with fashion maven Jeannie Mai. Then, in-demand Hollywood hairdresser Ken Paves crafts stylish new looks for the contestants before a limousine whisks them away to the theatre. Before the show begins, each player gets a heartwarming reunion with a loved one flown in to celebrate their big day and see their amazing transformation. Then, it’s elimination time when the contestants weigh in and one more is sent home, leaving the final four players of the season.
New Girl (s/FOX): Tuesday, November 29 at 9pm ET/PT (8CT/MT)
Jess (Zooey Deschanel) gets jealous when Winston (Lamorne Morris) joins her troubled youth handbell quartet and instantly becomes a natural. Meanwhile, Nick (Jake Johnson) and Schmidt (Max Greenfield) engage in class warfare when the toilet breaks and they each have their own idea of how to get it fixed.
Raising Hope (s/FOX): Tuesday, November 29 at 9:30pm ET/PT (8:30CT/MT)
When the National Invention Convention Extravaganza comes to town, Virginia (Martha Plimpton) encourages the family to submit their own inventions that could bring home a large cash prize. Burt (Garret Dillahunt) teams up with the family’s neighbour, Andrew (Ethan Suplee, My Name is Earl), and invents unusually flavoured yogurts, while Jimmy (Lucas Neff) partners with Sabrina (Shannon Woodward) to develop a new baby mop.
Body of Proof (s/ABC): Tuesday, November 29 at 10pm ET/PT (9CT, 11MT)
A medical student is Megan's (Dana Delany) key to figuring out how the body of a murdered woman turned up in place of a cadaver at a medical school.
The Middle (s/ABC): Wednesday, November 30 at 8pm ET/PT (7CT, 9MT)
With Sue (Eden Sher) now in high school, Axl (Charlie McDermott) decides to play a mischievous trick on her, which earns his perfectionist sister a collection of tardy slips. Meanwhile, Mike (Neil Flynn) sets up a meeting with Brick’s (Atticus Shaffer) new fourth grade teacher, Mr. Wilkerson, after learning that he’s allowing his son to skip gym class.
Suburgatory (s/ABC): Wednesday, November 30 at 8:30pm ET/PT (7:30CT, 9:30MT)
“Don’t Call Me Shirley”
Tessa (Jane Levy) is excited to see some action in the suburbs when Sheila Shay’s (Ana Gasteyer) Shirley Temple doll collection is stolen. But her excitement quickly wears out when Dallas (Cheryl Hines) and Dalia (Carly Chaikin) stay with her and George because they are afraid of being burglarized.
Modern Family (s/ ABC): Wednesday, November 30 at 9pm ET/PT (8CT, 10MT)
It's father-daughter time as Phil (Ty Burrell) takes Haley (Sarah Hyland) on a college tour of his old alma mater. Meanwhile. Claire (Julie Bowen), having a rare night alone, forces Mitchell (Jesse Tyler Ferguson) and Cameron (Eric Stonestreet) to take her for a fun night out with the boys; and Gloria (Sofía Vergara) and Jay (Ed O'Neill) deal with a potential situation at home that may require having “the talk” with Manny (Rico Rodriguez).
Happy Endings (s/ABC): Wednesday, November 30 at 9:30pm ET/PT (8:30CT, 10:30MT)
“Like Father, Like Gun”
Brad’s (Damon Wayans Jr.) dad, who’s in town for some medical exams, gets a clean bill of health from the doctor and proceeds to let loose much to Brad’s discomfort. Penny (Casey Wilson), who once studied in Italy, is excited when she meets a gorgeous Italian guy. But soon discovers that he speaks no English and she can only speak Italian when she’s drunk.
Revenge (s/ABC): Wednesday, November 30 at 10pm ET/PT (9CT, 8MT)
The recent scandals have the Graysons on edge, driving Conrad (Henry Czerny) to pay a secret visit to Lydia (Amber Valletta, Hitch) and Victoria (Madeleine Stowe) to submerse herself in her mothers and daughters charity event for mental health. The benefit provides the perfect opportunity for Emily (Emily VanCamp) to take down Dr. Michelle Banks (Amy Landecker, Dan in Real Life), the psychiatrist responsible for institutionalizing her as a little girl.
Community (s/NBC): Thursday, December 1 at 8pm ET/PT (7CT, 9MT)
“Foosball and Nocturnal Vigilantism”
Jeff (Joel McHale) and Shirley (Yvette Nicole Brown) bond over foosball. After breaking Abed's (Danny Pudi) limited edition “Dark Knight” DVD, Annie (Alison Brie) claims that someone broke into the apartment and stole it.
Rules of Engagement (s/CBS): Thursday, December 1 at 8:30pm ET/PT (9:30MT, 7:30CT)
“The Power Couple”
Jeff (Patrick Warburton) is bothered when Audrey (Megyn Price) gets a raise and buys a new television. Meanwhile, Russell (David Spade) is curious when Liz (Wendi McLendon-Covey) begins dating another man; and Adam (Oliver Hudson) and Jennifer (Bianca Kajlich) fake marriage proposals to get free food.
Person of Interest (s/CBS): Thursday, December 1 at 9pm ET/PT (8CT, 10MT)
***Two Back-to-back Encore Presentations***
“Cura Te Ipsum”
The Machine gives up the number of Dr. Megan Tillman (Linda Cardellini), a promising young physician, and Reese (Jim Caviezel) undertakes 24-hour surveillance of the doctor to determine the threat against her. Meanwhile, Fusco (Kevin Chapman) runs afoul of the Torero Cartel when they come looking for the drug money that his former partners stole from them.
“The Fix”: Thursday, December 1 at 10pm ET/PT (9CT, 8MT)
Reese (Jim Caviezel) works as a driver for the newest person of interest: an attractive woman who is a master of shady deals. Meanwhile, Carter (Taraji P. Henson) investigates a murder connected to the stolen evidence box for the M. Elias case.
Extreme Makeover: Home Edition (s/ABC): Friday, December 2 at 8pm ET/PT (7CT, 9MT)
***Two-part Episode*** Part One: 8pm ET/PT (7CT, 9MT); Part Two: 9pm ET/PT (8CT, 10MT)
“The Walker Family”
The Walker house is a living memory of their most horrific night, when 11-year-old Carl Walker took his own life after being victim of repeated bullying. The Extreme Makeover: Home Edition team has just seven days to build a brand new home for the Walker family, a new facility that would meet their current needs and also honour Carl in a positive way. The Walkers are whisked away on a dream vacation to Hollywood, where they are greeted by Kim and Kourtney Kardashian and Khloé Kardashian Odom. The Kardashian sisters host an anti-bullying rally in support of the Walker family and enlisted the help of their friend, Demi Lovato, who performs for the crowd. Back in the Walker’s hometown of Springfield, Massachusetts, teen sensation Cody Simpson performs, enlisting hundreds of teens to join him in a “Stand Together March” to stop bullying.
Dussault Inc.: Saturday, December 3 at 7:30pm ET/PT/MT/CT
***Citytv Original Series***
“Another Brick in the Wall”
Jason has to rehash memories from the past when he is asked to dress Robbie Wyckoff, the new singer of Roger Water’s The Wall Tour. Meanwhile, Mashiah reclaims her party girl side while still trying to be a mother and a businesswoman; and Ayden auditions to join a band with the help of his grandmother, Barb.
The Quon Dynasty: Sunday, December 4 at 8pm ET/PT (7CT, 9MT)
***Citytv Original Series***
“Moo Shoo the Merch”
Miles wants to update the Lingnan t-shirts and sell them at the restaurant. When younger bro hears of the plan, he immediately goes into full-blown Marty mode. Why stop at t-shirts when there’s an easy fortune to be made in a full line of kitschy Lingnan-branded merchandise? Amy, meanwhile, tops them all by ordering hundreds of boxes of pricey special-edition Lingnan tea.
Extraordinary Canadians: Sunday, December 4 at 8:30pm ET/PT (7:30CT, 9:30MT)
***Citytv Original Series***
“Charlotte Grey on Nellie McClung”
From humble prairie farm girl to winning womens’ right to vote, McClung’s whirlwind career as a women’s suffrage and temperance activist set her place as one of the most important women in Canadian history. Charlotte Gray tells the story of this funny, frank and charismatic woman who, through victories and family struggles, attained the rights of personhood for all Canadian women.
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