City Alert: Programming Highlights - Monday, Mar. 23 to Sunday, Mar. 29
– Mindy questions Danny’s commitment to their relationship in the season finale of The Mindy Project –
– A team of Canadian marketing experts collaborate with Haitian artisans to shine a positive new light on both Haiti and the Vodou religion in original documentary Shopping New Vodou –
Below is a chronological listing of detailed highlights for March 23 to 29. All programming is subject to change.
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Monday, Mar. 23
2 Broke Girls (s/CBS): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“And the Fat Cat”
Max (Kat Dennings) and Caroline's (Beth Behrs) missing cat, Nancy, is returned by a handsome businessman – and she comes home with a big surprise.
Mike & Molly (s/CBS): 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
When Mike (Billy Gardell) reaches a weight-loss goal he celebrates by indulging in a slice of pie.
Scorpion (s/CBS): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“Young Hearts Spark Fire”
Team Scorpion's helicopter crashes while on a mission to save lost hikers, and the impact ignites a massive wildfire that quickly closes in on them. Meanwhile, Sylvester (Ari Stidham) tries to help the injured pilot who is unable to make it to safer ground.
Tuesday, Mar. 24
Hell’s Kitchen (s/FOX): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“15 Chefs Compete”
The Top 15 contestants face chopping more than 500 pounds of onions if they lose the first challenge, which is to prepare American comfort food for two guest judges. Later, a special family-style dinner service ends with an elimination.
The Mindy Project (s/FOX): 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
Mindy (Mindy Kaling) starts to question Danny's (Chris Messina) commitment to their relationship when he's a no-show for dinner with her parents. Meanwhile, when Morgan (Ike Barinholtz) thinks he overhears Mindy saying Danny is not the father of her baby, he gathers together all of the guys she's ever slept with in an attempt to figure out who it is.
Wednesday, Mar. 25
The Middle (s/ABC): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“The Waiting Game”
Sue (Eden Sher) and Frankie (Patricia Heaton) anxiously wait to see if Sue has been accepted to any of the colleges she applied to. Later, Mike (Neil Flynn) refuses to admit to rocking out in his car and singing at the top of his lungs – even though the whole family witnessed it.
Young Drunk Punk : 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
**City Original Series**
“First Date Funeral”
After a failed first date with his dream girl, Diane Gabaldi (Shae Keebler), Ian (Tim Carlson) has only one more chance to make things right – only it comes on the same day as his grandmother’s funeral. Meanwhile, Lloyd (Bruce McCulloch) mourns death in his own unusual way, and Belinda (Allie Macdonald) finds a kindred spirit on the family tree.
(s/ABC): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
Spring break has Claire (Julie Bowen) doing some spring cleaning, while Phil (Ty Burrell) struggles with the realization that he’s no longer a spring chicken when Luke (Nolan Gould) starts outperforming him at seemingly everything. Meanwhile, Haley (Sarah Hyland) takes Alex (Ariel Winter) to a music festival; and Gloria (Sofia Vergara) and Jay (Ed O’Neill) challenge one another to give up Spanish soap operas and cigars respectively.
(s/ABC): 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
Things begin to fall apart, in more ways than one, when Dre's (Anthony Anderson) 40th birthday approaches. As Dre worries that he's getting too old to be cool, Bow (Tracee Ellis Ross) and Ruby (Jenifer Lewis) compete over getting him the best gift, while the kids face their own present dilemma.
VICE on City
: 12 a.m. ET/CT/MT/PT
“The Fight Against Ebola”
The current Ebola outbreak in West Africa began in Guinea in December 2013. From there, it quickly spread to Liberia and Sierra Leone. Cases also appeared in Senegal and Nigeria, and there was another outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Today, Liberia is at the center of the epidemic, with more than 3,000 cases of infection. About half of them have been fatal. As President Barack Obama announced that he would be sending American military personnel to West Africa to help combat the epidemic, VICE News travelled to Monrovia to spend time with those on the front lines of the outbreak.
Thursday, Mar. 26
Cougar Town : 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“The Wrong Thing to Do”
Jules (Courteney Cox) offers to help Andy (Ian Gomez) prepare for his job interviews. Meanwhile, Ellie (Christa Miller) needs a place to hide because Andy is home all the time, but when she boards Bobby's (Brian Van Holt) boat, she finds Grayson (Josh Hopkins) is already there.
Scandal (s/ABC): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“Put a Ring On It”
When Michael (Matthew Del Negro) gets himself in a bad situation, the Gladiators launch into damage control and put pressure on Cyrus (Jeff Perry) to move up the wedding. Meanwhile, David (Josh Malina) takes the first step in executing his plan to take down B613.
: 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
“Give ‘Til it Hurts”
Evidence in the investigation of a hit-and-run that left a wealthy woman dead points to vehicular homicide and uncovers a controversy involving her charitable work. Meanwhile, Backstrom's (Rainn Wilson) unhealthy habits disturb his doctor and his ex-fiancée.
Friday, Mar. 27
Shopping New Vodou: 8:30 ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
**City Original Presentation**
This 30-minute documentary follows a team of Canadian marketing experts who have collaborated with Haitian artisans to create products entrenched in the Haitian culture. The product line, called “New Vodou,” is a collection of one-of-a-kind products crafted by master artisans of an ancient tradition that will inspire Canadians to see both Haiti, and the Vodou religion, more positively and accurately. The collection of Haitian products will come to life in this film narrative of the artisans’ lives, communities, and art.
These unique products from Haiti will be showcased on The Shopping Channel at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings) immediately following the documentary, and will be available for purchase at tsc.ca.
Saturday, Mar. 28
Hockey Night in Canada : 7 p.m. ET, 6 p.m. CT, 5 p.m. MT, 4 p.m. PT
Florida @ Montreal
The Florida Panthers take on the Montreal Canadiens live in Montreal.
Sunday, Mar. 29
Rogers Hometown Hockey:
7 p.m. ET, 6 p.m. CT, 5 p.m. MT, 5 p.m. PT
Chicago @ Winnipeg
This week, host Ron MacLean is live from Lethbridge, AB as the Chicago Blackhawks take on the Winnipeg Jets. 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.
Revenge (s/ABC): 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8:30 p.m. MT, 9:30 p.m. CT on OMNI 1 City Montreal 10:30pm ET
A grief-stricken Emily (Emily VanCamp) tries to repair her collateral damage, while Victoria (Madeleine Stowe) pursues a fresh lead with renewed vigour.
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