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Rogers Media Specialty Highlights Monday, July 30 – Sunday, August 5
Rogers Media Specialty Highlights
Monday, July 30 – Sunday, August 5
- Louie and Wilfred have tough days, and comedian Russell Brand continues the late-night laughs on FX Canada -
- New episodes of original series Mantracker, Get Stuffed, The Liquidator and The Beat continue on OLN -
- Bio chronicles the story of a man who was kidnapped, confined in a small box and tortured on a harrowing new episode on I Survived -
Below is a chronological listing of detailed programming highlights for July 30 – August 5. All programming is subject to change.
OLN takes Canadians on an outdoor journey to London 2012 with 170 hours of live coverage, for an average of 10 hours per day. OLN’s lineup offers Canadians a unique television destination for adventure and entertainment during the Games. For a complete schedule of OLN’s Olympic Games coverage, please visit OLN.ca.
Wilfred: Thursday, Aug. 2 at 10 p.m. ET/PT
A hairy situation puts Wilfred and Ryan's friendship in jeopardy.
Louie: Thursday, Aug. 2 at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT
Louie's day is ruined by a troublesome kid.
Brand X with Russell Brand: Thursday, Aug. 2 at 11 p.m. ET/PT
Comedian Russell Brand (Arthur) shares his unvarnished and unfiltered take on current events, politics and pop culture in front of a live studio audience.
Mantracker: Monday, July 30 at 10 p.m. ET/PT
“Renee & Kiani”
Mantracker Chad Savage travels to the Big Island of Hawaii on the hunt for professional wild boar trapper Renee and his beautiful daughter Kiani. Will Renee’s animal tracking experience and Kiani’s extensive knowledge of the land be enough to outsmart Savage?
Get Stuffed: Tuesday, July 31 at 10 p.m. ET/PT
Jackson, Mississippi’s Warrior Dash is often referred to as the “5K from Hell” and the Get Stuffed competitors are about to find out why., Josh and Ryan “6 Pack” must leap over fires and crawl through thick tracks of mud to get to the finish line. As always, the winner will get the glory and the loser will “Get Stuffed.”
Shipping Wars: Wednesday, Aug. 1 at 10 p.m. ET/PT
“Pain in the Caboose”
When it comes to the biggest and baddest loads, Marc can't help but throw his hat in the ring. Fighting off Scott and Susie, he lands a job hauling a train caboose from 1928. When he arrives, Marc finds more of a remodel project than a shipment, and has to get to work right away.
The Liquidator: Thursday, Aug. 2 at 10 p.m. ET/PT
Jeff hires a young librarian-in-training to help out at the store, but it takes a thick skinned individual to handle working at Direct Liquidation. Will this new hire survive working in the politically incorrect boy's club?
Ghost Hunters: Friday, Aug. 3 at 10 p.m. ET/PT
“Moonshine and Madness”
Slavery, murder and madness are behind the hauntings at the notorious Graham Mansion in Virginia. The TAPS team tries to determine the true source of the claims that have taken place at this historical location.
The Beat: Sunday, Aug. 5 at 10 p.m. ET/PT
A new club scene bordering the Downtown Eastside gives police major headaches and Sergeant Hinton is hoping hot yoga will promote team building within the unit. Later, all hands are on deck in the search for a missing person.
The Biography Channel
I Survived: Sunday, August 5 at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT
Eduardo and Jayne face a living nightmare when Eduardo is kidnapped, confined in a small box, brutally tortured, injected with tainted blood and shot twice. For seven-and-a-half desperate months, Eduardo must fight for life while Jayne fights to save him.
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.
OLNis 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.
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Meghan Hardy, FX Canada, OLN, Bio, 416.764.3197, firstname.lastname@example.org
Shannon Hall, FX Canada, OLN, Bio, 416.764.3078, email@example.com