Rogers Media Alert: Specialty Highlights - Monday, Sept. 23 to Sunday, Oct. 6
– Sonya (Diane Kruger) and Marco (Demian Bichir) try to wrap up their investigation in the Season 1 finale of hit drama The Bridge on FX Canada –
– Nine privileged 20-somethings depart on what they think is the vacation of a lifetime in the series premiere of OLN original reality series The Project: Guatemala –
– It’s finger licking good when new series Kentucky Bidders and proven mainstay Duck Dynasty kick off new seasons on OLN –
– The highlights and lowlights of actor Hugh Jackman’s and supermodel Kate Moss’s careers are shared in all-new biographies on Bio –
Below is a chronological listing of detailed programming highlights for September 23 to October 6. All programming is subject to change.
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Sons of Anarchy: Tuesday, Sept. 24 at 10 p.m. ET (check local listings)
The MC encounters an unlikely foe when a key component of their business goes missing.
The Bridge: Wednesday, Sept. 25 at 10 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“All About Eva”
When Linder (Thomas M. Wright) informs the police department that Eva (Stephanie Sigman) is missing, Sonya (Diane Kruger) sees an opportunity to help her partner.
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia: Thursday, Sept. 26 at 10 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“Mac and Dennis Buy a Timeshare”
The gang does their best to recoup their questionable investments by dumping the losses on Ben the soldier (Travis Schuldt, Scrubs).
The League: Thursday, Sept. 26 at 10:30 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“Rafi and Dirty Randy Show”
When their friend is murdered, Rafi (Jason Mantzoukas, Parks and Recreation) and Dirty Randy (Seth Rogen, This Is the End) head to Los Angeles to avenge his death and break into the mainstream porn business.
Sons of Anarchy: Tuesday, Oct. 1 at 10 p.m. ET (check local listings)
SAMCRO makes a run to launch a new business venture, while Gemma forms a new ally in Charming.
The Bridge: Wednesday, Oct. 2 at 10 p.m. ET (check local listings)
**Season 1 Finale**
“The Crazy Place”
In the Season 1 finale, Marco (Demian Bichir) and Sonya (Diane Kruger) try to track down Eva (Stephanie Sigman). Later, Marco attempts a side deal that could give him a shot at exacting his revenge.
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia: Thursday, Oct. 3 at 10 p.m. ET (check local listings)
Everyone in the gang gets a day to do what they want, and the others must participate willingly. Mac is the first to have his day, and the gang has no idea what’s in store for them.
The League: Thursday, Oct. 3 at 10:30 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“The Bye Week”
Ruxin (Nick Kroll) misses his flight and decides to hide out in Chicago instead of going home. Plus, Taco Corp. opens its first worldwide headquarters.
Storage Wars: Texas: Monday, Sept. 23 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
The bidders travel to Arlington, Texas, where Ricky and Bubba visit the races, and Vic eyes a unit that Bubba believes was used for immoral purposes. The Doc and the Junkster arrive with Moe at less than full strength, and things take a turn for the worse. The buyers discover that having all of your faculties is no guarantee to for success.
Storage Wars: Texas: Monday, Sept. 23 at 9:30 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“What Do Women Want?"
The buyers return to Mesquite, Texas, where Ricky and Bubba endure a terrible run of luck, and Victor sets out to discover what women want. Plus, Jenny learns something new from a rare jazz album, and Moe and Mary discover their storage locker has been home to a squatter.
The Project: Guatemala: Monday, Sept. 23 at 10 p.m. ET (check local listings)
**OLN Original Series**
The premiere episode follows the cast as they depart for rural Guatemala. After a quick meeting with host Ray Zahab (Running the Sahara), the participants party through the night and a love connection is made. The next morning, Zahab reveals what their six-week adventure really is – to build a community centre for orphaned and abandoned children in rural Guatemala – and gives everyone a chance to decide on whether or not they want to stay. Each week, following the broadcast of The Project: Guatemala, catch the series’ digital after show, The Project Live, online at OLN.ca/theproject Co-hosted by Rachel David (Rogers Your World This Week) and Adam Wylde (KISS 92.5) the half-hour program gives fans the opportunity to interact with the host and cast about what happened on The Project: Guatemala that week.
Duck Dynasty: Tuesday, Sept. 24 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
**Season 3 Premiere**
“Duck Season Eve”
It’s the opening day of duck season, and the men carry out their tradition of camping out the night before it all begins. When Willie shows up in the Duck Commander RV, the camp becomes divided between those who want comfort, and those who will rough it. Meanwhile, Phil’s pre-season ritual of wooing Ms. Kay hits a roadblock.
Dynamo: Magician Impossible: Wednesday, Sept. 25 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
**Season 3 Finale**
In the Season 3 finale, Dynamo returns home from his travels. Later, he meets actor Samuel L Jackson (Django Unchained), British athlete Jessica Ennis-Hill, and entertainer Keith Lemon (Celebrity Juice).
Storage Wars Canada: Thursday, Sept. 26 at 9:30 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“It’s Like Archaeology, You Dig?”
North York, Ontario, becomes an archaeological dig site as buyers unearth pieces of the past that could enrich their future. Roy buries Cindy and uncovers something with major potential, while Bogart finds a familiar locker. Plus, Rick and Cindy uncover an item with First Nations ties.
Kentucky Bidders: Thursday, Sept. 26 at 9:30 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“Speakers of the House”
Family owned Sammie's Auction in Corbin, Kentucky, houses rare and outrageous items available for auction on weekends. Big Sammie is the boss, and along with his family and employees, he tries to make a buck on just about anything, including wedding dresses, live animals, condominiums, antique coins, and much more.
Ghost Hunters: Friday, Sept. 27 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
An investigation into an old Cortland, New York, house delves into the background of the mansion's original owner and his ancestors.
The Project: Guatemala: Monday, Sept. 30 at 10 p.m. ET (check local listings)
Tensions run high within the group as they begin to miss family and the modern conveniences of home. Later, the campers turn on each other and one individual threatens to leave the goodwill mission.
Duck Dynasty: Tuesday, Oct. 1 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“Ring Around the Redneck”
Jase loses his newly replaced wedding ring during a day of duck hunting. When Si tries locating the missing ring using his metal detector, he becomes distracted by some hidden treasure he buried in his yard back when he returned from Vietnam.
Storage Wars Canada: Thursday, Oct. 3 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“Ain’t No Locker Like a Birthday Locker”
Cindy looks for Rick’s birthday present in North York, Ontario, while the other buyers hope to crash the party.
Kentucky Bidders: Thursday, Oct. 3 at 9:30 p.m. ET (check local listings)
Big Sammie buys an enormous box of women's panties from a liquidator, but Little Sammie has his doubts about the new items. Later, a shady customer tries to sell a load of illegal merchandise, and Big Sammie goes on the defensive when a rival dealer tries to get the better of him.
Ghost Hunters: Friday, Oct. 4 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“All Ghosts on Deck”
The team travels to Louisville, Kentucky, to investigate one of the oldest operating steamboats in the United States.
The Biography Channel
Gangsters: America’s Most Evil: Monday, Sept. 23 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“The Queenpin: Jemeker Thompson”
Exploring the case of Jemeker Thompson, who rose to the top of the cocaine trade during the 1980s. Thompson spent two years on the lamb until she was finally captured by authorities in 1993. She was later released from prison in 2005 and now works as an evangelical minister.
Gangsters: America’s Most Evil: Monday, Sept. 23 at 10 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“Anthony Shea and the No-Name Gang”
This episode follows Anthony Shea, one of the most prolific bank and armored truck robbers. Responsible for killing two armored guards in Hudson, New Hampshire, Shea and his gang garnered the attention of the FBI Bank Robbery Task Force in 1995. Testimony by informants eventually put Shea in prison for life.
Gangsters: America’s Most Evil: Monday, Sept. 23 at 11 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“Lethal Beauties: Garcia, Beltran & Henao”
Exploring the cases of three lethal women: Rosalie Garcia, Sandra Beltran, and Beatriz Henao. Garcia, who each lead massive drug rings that eventually led to their arrests.
I Survived: Wednesday, Sept. 25 at 11 p.m. ET (check local listings)
A woman finds herself trapped and tortured during an excruciating four-hour ordeal, and a young mother is left clinging to life after breaking up with a Hollywood actor.
My Ghost Story: Caught on Camera: Thursday, Sept. 26 at 11 p.m. ET (check local listings)
Investigators capture paranormal evidence in a haunted Oklahoma house, and a couple installs night vision cameras to catch terrifying footage of ghostly events. Later, the freezing cold hallways of a Florida hotel reveal the presence of apparitions, and the spirit of a little girl haunts an old Civil War hospital.
Celebrity Ghost Stories: Friday, Sept. 27 at 11 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“Tyler Blackburn, Lainie Kazan, Shari Headley”
Actor Tyler Blackburn (Pretty Little Liars) experiences a series of terrifying encounters with a group of angry spirits, and actress Lainie Kazan (My Big Fat Greek Wedding) is visited by the ghost of a past love. Later, Shari Headley (All My Children) moves her family into a new home, but is tormented by a ghost who refuses to leave.
Hugh Jackman: Saturday, Sept. 28 at 8 p.m. ET (check local listings)
Actor and entertainer Hugh Jackman is a multi-talented star with amazing credentials on both stage and screen. From award-winning musical performances in London and on Broadway, to his launch into movie stardom, Jackman is an actor who has honed his craft in the harsh light of fame. Starring in many memorable films, his portrayal of Jean Valjean in Les Miserables solidified him as a Hollywood heavyweight.
I Killed My BFF: Sunday, Sept. 29 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
Two young mothers and best friends both begin experiencing bitter issues at home. When one friend feels her troubles are insurmountable, she makes a life-altering decision to save her family – and sacrifice her best friend.
Gangsters: America’s Most Evil: Monday, Sept. 30 at 11 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“The Shadow Kingpin – Bartolome Moya”
Bartolome Moya led a deadly narcotics and extortion racket in New York City until the law caught up with him. With a failing heart, Moya escaped conviction and was sent home to live out the rest of his days. After receiving surgery to receive a new heart, Moya had a new lease on life, and would soon disappear without a trace.
I Survived: Wednesday, Oct. 2 at 11 p.m. ET (check local listings)
A woman is viciously attacked with a screwdriver by a stranded motorist, and a mother is attacked in her home by a masked man. Later, a young girl working alone in a convenience store is attacked by a crazed customer.
My Ghost Story: Caught on Camera: Thursday, Oct. 3 at 11 p.m. ET (check local listings)
Investigators visit a mansion of tortured souls, and a woman witnesses an apparition at her bedside. Later, a teacher and her students haunt a century-old school, and an attempt to cleanse a Pennsylvania house of spirits goes awry.
Celebrity Ghost Stories: Friday, Oct. 4 at 11 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“Jordan Ladd, Adrienne Barbeau, Kyle Massey, Brett Cullen”
Actress Jordan Ladd (Robot Chicken) uncovers an unsolved crime with the help of a spirit, and Adrienne Barbeau (General Hospital) witnesses her deceased grandmother and mother reuniting in the afterlife. Later, former child actor Kyle Massey (That’s So Raven) and his family are terrorized by a spirit, and Brett Cullen (Person of Interest) is shocked to learn he’s being haunted by Civil War ghosts.
Kate Moss: Saturday, Oct. 5 at 8 p.m. ET (check local listings)
Model Kate Moss has graced the pages of every major fashion and beauty magazine, and has been credited for influencing major fashion trends. Now in her 30s, she remains one of the highest paid and sought after supermodels in the world. Despite her success, she has garnered a bad girl reputation, most noticeably for her rehab stint stemming from cocaine abuse, broken wedding engagements, and sex scandals.
I Killed My BFF: Sunday, Oct. 6 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
An organic farmer meets a lumber mill worker and quickly become close friends. When a dark secret is revealed about one of the men, it unleashes an intense anger that leads to a killing spree and an intensive manhunt.
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