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City Prime-time Programming Highlights: Monday, Jan. 12 to Sunday, Jan. 18

— Terry Crews (Brooklyn Nine-Nine) hosts the new unscripted comedy World’s Funniest Fails, showcasing the best “epic fail” viral videos in the most entertaining ways possible —

— The Pawnee gang is back as Parks and Recreation kicks off it’s seventh and final season with back-to-back episodes —

— A social media prank goes awry and a bachelorette party just doesn’t know when to stop on an all-new episode of original series Sunnyside —

Below is a chronological listing of detailed highlights for January 12 to 18. All programming is subject to change.

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Monday, Jan . 12:

The Bachelor (s/ABC): 8 p.m. ET on OMNI 2. 9 p.m. on OMNI AB, 8 p.m. PT on OMNI BC
An eliminated bachelorette pleads for a second chance, and six women join bachelor Chris for a rooftop pool party. On another group date, the ladies have a tractor race and the winner gets some coveted one-on-one time with Chris. Later, one woman causes trouble at the cocktail party.

Mike & Molly (s/CBS): 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
“The Last Temptation of Mike”
When Mike's (Billy Gardell) flirtations with a rookie police officer are met with reciprocation, he begins to feel guilty.

Tuesday, Jan. 13

Parks & Recreation : 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
**Season Premiere**
**Two Back-to-back Episodes**

Leslie (Amy Poehler) competes with a tech company for a large parcel of land, which she wants to turn into a national park. Meanwhile, Andy (Chris Pratt) and April (Aubrey Plaza) try to recapture their spontaneity; Ben (Adam Scott) is spotted at a gala where Tom (Aziz Ansari) is giving a speech in his honour.

Parks & Recreation
: 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“Ron and Jammy”
Leslie (Amy Poehler) and Ron (Nick Offerman) briefly put aside their feud to help old foe Jeremy Jamm (Jon Glaser) escape the clutches of the diabolical Tammy 2. Meanwhile, Ben (Adam Scott) vows to help April (Aubrey Plaza) discover her true passion in life, while Andy (Chris Pratt) and Tom (Aziz Ansari) travel to Chicago.

New Girl (s/FOX): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“Coming Out”
Jess (Zooey Deschanel) struggles not to show favouritism to Ryan (recurring guest star Julian Morris) now that they are officially a couple

The Mindy Project
(s/FOX): 9:30 p.m.ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
“San Francisco Bae”
Mindy (Mindy Kaling) runs into a nerd-turned-billionaire ex-flame from Princeton. Meanwhile, back in New York City, Danny (Chris Messina) and Morgan (Ike Barinholts) hone their espionage skills when they think Lauren (Tracey Wigfield) is cheating on Jeremy (Ed Weeks) with Peter (Adam Pally).

Wednesday, Jan. 14

The Middle (s/ABC): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“A Quarry Story”
Upon discovering an old, uncashed paycheck from Ehlert Motors, Frankie (Patricia Heaton) is forced to work for one day on the lot to collect her pay. Meanwhile, Sue (Eden Sher) gets offered a part-time job at the quarry and Mike (Neil Flynn) tries to convince Axl (Charlie McDermott) to replace the family's damaged kitchen sink.

The Middle (s/ABC): 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
“The Christmas Wall”
An unappreciated Frankie (Patricia Heaton) takes a simplistic approach to Christmas. Meanwhile, Axl (Charlie McDermott) and Sean (Beau Wirick) get into an intense quarrel, which threatens their business relationship.

Modern Family (s/ABC): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“The Big Guns”
Phil (Ty Burrell) calls in his father (recurring guest star Fred Willard) and his retired friends to help with a war against his neighbours. Meanwhile, Jay (Ed O’Neill) and Gloria (Sofia Vergara) clash over baby Joe’s potty training; and Cameron (Eric Stonestreet) takes Lily (Aubrey Anderson-Emmons) to clown school, but doesn’t tell Mitch (Jesse Tyler Ferguson) about it.

Empire (s/FOX): 9 p.m. ET on OMNI 2, 10 p.m. MT on OMNI AB, 9 p.m. PT on OMNI BC
“Outspoken King”
Lucious (Terrence Howard) goes into damage control when controversy arises ahead of Empire's IPO launch. Meanwhile, Cookie (Taraji. P. Henson) turn a crisis into a triumph, but Lucious's plan to stage a huge performance for Hakeem (Bryshere Gray), but not Jamal (Jussie Smollett), doesn't sit well with her. Plus, the police begin to investigate Bunkie's (Antoine McKay) murder.

Blackish (s/ABC) :9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
“Martin Luther Skiing Day”
Dre (Anthony Anderson) decides to teach his kids the importance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. while on their annual MLK holiday ski trip. For Junior (Marcus Scribner), this means a unique lesson on intolerance in the real world – or in his case, the ski lodge.

Thursday, Jan. 15

Sunnyside: 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
**City Original Series**
“The Ponies”
You can change your life in a big way, or just a small one – for a fee – at Sunnyside’s new Alternate Reality store. Plus, Carla (Kathleen Phillips) and Graham’s (Rob Norman) joke, pretending to have a baby on social media, gets a little carried away; and a bachelorette party just doesn’t know when to stop.

Mom (s/CBS): 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
“Nudes and a Six day Cleanse”
After realizing she’s been a waitress longer than she planned, Christy (Anna Farris) takes steps towards a new career. Also, Bonnie (Allison Janney) and Alvin (Kevin Pollak) try to recapture their youth.

Friday, Jan. 16

Worlds Funniest Fails (s/FOX): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“Dance Like No Paramedics Are Watching”
Terry Crews (Brooklyn Nine-Nine) hosts this new unscripted comedy of World’s Funniest Fails. The irreverent one-hour series is based on the hit YouTube channel, FailArmy, which showcases the best “epic fail” viral videos in the most entertaining ways possible. Each week, a panel of comedians will analyze the videos which have exploded across the Internet with the goal of awarding one with the ultimate “Fail of the Week” title.

Glee (s/FOX): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“Jagged Little Tapestry” Rachel (Lea Michele) and Kurt (Chris Colfer) struggle as they try to rebuild and co-direct the Glee Club at McKinley

Saturday, Jan. 17

Hockey Night in Canada: 7 p.m. ET, 6 p.m. CT, 5 p.m. MT, 4 p.m. PT
Carolina @ Ottawa
The Ottawa Senators take on the Carolina Hurricanes live in Ottawa.

Sunday, Jan. 18

Rogers Hometown Hockey : 7 p.m. ET, 6 p.m. CT, 5 p.m. MT, 4 p.m. PT
Arizona @ Winnipeg
This week, host Ron MacLean is live from Charlottetown, PEI, as the Winnipeg Jets take on the Arizona Coyotes. Featuring MacLean, along with other Sportsnet personalities, the broadcast will include interviews with celebrities, NHL alumni, and special guests with connections to the community, including features on local NHL players and grassroots stories.

(s/CBS): 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
“Forget Me Nots”
The team must help an injured former Secret Service agent regain his memory in order to stop the launching of weapons of mass destruction.

Revenge (s/ABC): 10 p.m. ET on OMNI 2, 11 p.m. MT on OMNI AB, 10 p.m. PT on OMNI BC
In order to survive, Emily (Emily VanCamp) and Victoria (Madeline Stowe) must set aside their grudge, while Jack (Nick Wechsler) and David (James Tupper) race to save them before they kill each other.

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