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Citytv Prime Time Programming Highlights: Monday, Sept. 10 to Sunday, Sept. 16

– Prepare for more hits, more laughs and more suspense this fall on Citytv with the exclusive, behind-the-scenes Citytv Fall 2012 Preview special –
– It’s summer season finale week on Citytv as Bachelor Pad, Hell’s Kitchen and America’s Got Talent come to dramatic conclusions –
– The pressure is on to impress Eskimos assistant general manager Paul Jones at the open tryouts in the season premiere of Hail Mary –
 
Below is a chronological listing of detailed highlights for September 10 to September 16. All programming is subject to change.

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Monday, Sept. 10:
 
Bachelor Pad: 8 p.m. ET on OMNI.1 (s/ABC), 11 p.m. CT on Citytv Winnipeg, 9 p.m. MT on OMNI Alberta (s/ABC), 7 p.m. PT on Citytv Vancouver
**Season Finale**
Settle in for the most shocking finale in Bachelor Pad history, as the last two couples – Sarah and Chris and Rachel and Nick – face their former housemates, who will vote to send only one couple to the final round for a chance to win $250,000. Tensions run high and tears flow as two housemates come to blows and some of the most memorable and notorious contestants face the hot seat to hash out their drama from the season.

Hell’s Kitchen
(s/FOX):8 p.m. ET/PT, 7 p.m. CT, 9 p.m. MT
**Season Finale**
“Winner Chosen”
The final two chefs have one last chance to prove whether they can take the heat of Hell’s Kitchen, as they lead their teams through the ultimate dinner service of the season. The race to the finish is neck and neck, with each team facing their share of hiccups and triumphs along the way. Finally, following an intense deliberation by Chef Ramsay, the winner is announced and one more photo is added to the Grand Hallway of Hell’s Kitchen.
 
Tuesday, Sept. 11:
 
Great MovieThe Wedding Singer: 8 p.m. ET/PT, 7 p.m. CT, 9 p.m. MT
Robbie Hart (Adam Sandler, That’s My Boy), a wedding singer, is left standing at the altar on his own wedding day. Convinced by his friends to go back to work, Robbie befriends Julia Sullivan (Drew Barrymore, Big Miracle), a waitress who works at the same reception hall. As Robbie helps Julia plan for her own wedding, they begin to fall for each other, and he realizes that if they are ever going to be happy, he's going to have to pull off the show of a lifetime.
 
Wednesday, Sept. 12:
 
America’s Got Talent(s/NBC): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. CT, 10 p.m. MT
**Live Performance Show**
“Finals Performance Show”
It’s a pressure-packed performance show as the final six acts take the stage to compete one last time for celebrity judges Howie Mandel, Sharon Osbourne and Howard Stern. America’s votes will determine who will be left standing and who will be sent packing in the highly anticipated season finale.
 
Thursday, Sept. 13:
 
America’s Got Talent(s/NBC): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 7 p.m. CT, 9 p.m. MT
**Live Two-Hour Season Finale**
Weeks of talent and tears have all been leading up to this – the winner of America’s Got Talent is crowned in the emotional, live, two-hour season finale. The act winning the most votes and the hearts of Americans across the country will receive $1 million and take home the coveted title of the “Most Talented Act in America.”
 
Fall 2012 Citytv Preview: 10 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. CT, 11 p.m. MT
In preparation of its most anticipated fall season to date, Citytv takes viewers behind the scenes of proven hits and new, soon-to-be favourites added to the 2012 lineup. Find out straight from the stars of eagerly awaited new and returning series such as Revolution, 666 Park Avenue, Ben and Kate, Partners, Revenge, and 2 Broke Girls what’s in store for this fall season.
 
The Liquidator: 10:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. CT, 11:30 p.m. MT  
**Canadian Original Series**
“Bricks and Mortals”
In the series premiere, haggler extraordinaire and owner of Vancouver’s largest liquidation store, Jeff Schwarz, finds treasure in a trash heap as he picks through the remains of a heavy duty diesel shop. From power tools to forklifts, Schwarz has hit the motherload and decides the best way to sell and make a big profit is through an auction.
 
Friday, Sept. 14:
 
Great MovieNational Lampoon’s Vacation: 9 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. CT, 10 p.m. MT
The first film in the Vacation-comedy franchise stars Chevy Chase (Community) as Clark Griswold, an ad exec who becomes consumed with taking his family cross-country to Wally World, a California amusement park. Less a vacation than a descent into a peculiarly American kind of hell, the Griswolds suffer through an endless series of catastrophes, culminating in a run-in with the law.
 
Saturday, Sept. 15
 
Out There with Melissa DiMarco: 7:30 p.m. ET/CT/MT/PT
**Citytv Original Series**
“Repack TIFF Preview”
Melissa's private getaway goes awry when the crew kicks her out of her exclusive room. Jodie Foster's (Carnage) words of wisdom help Melissa cope. Additional guest stars include: Keira Knightley (Anna Karenina) and Terrence Howard (On the Road).
 
Hail Mary: 10 p.m. ET/PT/MT, 9 p.m. CT
**Citytv Original Series**
**Series Premiere**
Open Tryouts Cincinnati
In the series premiere, Eskimos assistant general manager Paul Jones holds an open tryout in Cincinnati – the same town where he found star running back John Goebel last year. Although Goebel is going up to Edmonton for training camp, will anybody else from this year's tryouts impress Jones enough to get the call? Plus, Goebel must now juggle the demands and pressures of camp with planning his wedding.
 
Sunday, Sept. 16:
 
Get Stuffed: 9 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. CT, 10 p.m. MT
**Canadian Original Series**
**Four Back-to-Back Episodes**
“Ostrich Races”
In the series premiere, contestants Kalyn and Erin travel to Chandler, Arizona to compete against one another in the Ostriches Races. Feathers fly when the competitors realize how hard it is to balance on a 250-pound bird at 70 kilometers per hour with no saddle or harness. Outside of the competition, Kalyn and Erin have placed an edible side bet, tasking a local chef to help them prepare an unforgettable punishing delight for the loser. The winner will get the glory, and the loser will “get stuffed.”
 
“King Trapper”: 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 8:30 p.m. CT, 10:30 p.m. MT
Competitors Ryan “6 Pack” Lapadat and Joshua Rice head to a remote northern community in Manitoba to put their outdoorsman skills to the test. Will Josh’s natural athleticism be a match for the powerful “6 Pack”? Who will be the bigger man and who will face the outrageous punishment meal?
 
“World Pizza Games”: 10 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. CT, 11 p.m. MT
To win at the World Pizza Games in Las Vegas, competitors need skill, stamina and a soft touch. Will Ryan “6 Pack” Lapadat’s brute strength help or hinder him as he squares off against the far more careful and cunning Kalyn? The winner will get the last laugh, while the loser will be forced to eat the last slice.
 
“Frozen Dead Guy Days”: 10:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. CT, 11:30 p.m. MT
Baby, it’s cold outside – as Nederland, Colorado pays tribute to a real, frozen dead guy who hopes science can one day bring him back. Kalyn and Josh try thawing a frozen t-shirt, bowling with frozen turkeys and plunging into an ice-covered pond. The winner will get glory, the loser will “get stuffed.”
 
Check out Citytv.com for full episodes and exciting extras from some of your favourite Citytv programming, available next day, post broadcast. You can now also catch up on your iPad iPhone or iPod touch by downloading the free Citytv video app on iTunes Canada. Breakfast Television Toronto and Cityline, both stream live online and on the Citytv app from 6 a.m. to 9 a.m. ET and between 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. ET respectively.

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