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City Prime-time Programming Highlights: Monday, Oct. 19 to Sunday, Oct. 25

– A Kappa Kappa Tau slumber party turns deadly on an all-new episode of Scream Queens –

–Adam Rodriguez (Magic Mike) and R&B singer/songwriter Ne-Yo guest star this week on Empire –

– Jimmy throws a big family bash, but things get tense when he is confronted about past decisions; and magician Criss Angel guest stars on a new episode of Grandfathered –

Below is a chronological listing of detailed highlights for October 19 to 25. All programming is subject to change.

Images available at RogersMediaTV.ca

Monday, Oct. 19

Life in Pieces (s/CBS): 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
“Babe Secret Phone Germs”
Jen (Zoe Lister-Jones) and Greg (Colin Hanks) vow not to become germaphobes; and John (James Brolin) buys his granddaughter Sophia (Giselle Eisenberg) a cell phone behind her parents' backs.

Scorpion (s/CBS): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“Super Fun Guys”
Team Scorpion goes undercover on the Super Fun Guy movie set in Kazakhstan in order to disable a Soviet era nuclear missile being sold by terrorists.

Tuesday, Oct. 20

Grandfathered (s/FOX): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“Deadbeat”
After Jimmy (John Stamos) misses Edie's (Layla and Emelia Golfieri) second birthday party, he decides to throw a big bash at his restaurant to make it up to the family. When Sara's (Paget Brewster) brother shows up, he brings the party to a screeching halt by confronting Jimmy about leaving Sara to raise Gerald (Josh Peck) on her own. Magician Criss Angel guest stars.

The Grinder (s/FOX): 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
“Little Mitchard No More”
When a new couple, guest stars Nat Faxon (Married) and Alexie Gilmore (Labor Day) comes into their life, Stewart (Fred Savage) and Deb (Mary Elizabeth Ellis) deal with “The Dean Effect” – people liking you only because you have a famous brother. Meanwhile, Dean (Rob Lowe) finds himself in a similar situation with Claire (Natalie Morales), the first person he’s ever met who isn’t affected by his celebrity.

Scream Queens (s/FOX): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“Seven Minutes in Hell”
In an attempt to protect herself from the killer, Chanel (Emma Roberts) makes a surprising decision, which leaves Zayday (Keke Palmer) in a position of power. To stay close to each other, the girls of Kappa Kappa Tau host a slumber party, but not everyone will survive the night.

Wednesday, Oct. 21

The Mindy Project : 12 p.m. ET, 11 a.m. CT, 10 a.m. MT, 9 a.m. PT online at Citytv.com
**Online Sneak Peek**
“Road Trip”
Danny (Chris Messina) is forced to take Morgan (Ike Barinholtz) on a road trip to California, and they make a surprise stop.

Empire : 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“Be True”
Over at Lyon Dynasty, Cookie (Taraji P. Henson) and Anika (Grace Gealey) work together with Laz (guest star Adam Rodriguez, Magic Mike) to throw "Cookie Lyon's Block Party," a big event to launch their company, showcase their artists, and premiere a signature Dynasty anthem written by Hakeem (Bryshere Y. Gray). Meanwhile, Jamal (Jussie Smollett) gets busy working on his music with recording artist Ne-Yo; Hakeem begins a tender romance with the lead singer of his girl group; and Andre (Trai Byers) takes steps to rid his soul of past sins.

Modern Family (s/ABC): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“The Verdict”
Gloria's (Sofía Vergara) picked for jury duty and can't wait to practice her U.S. citizenship, but Jay (Ed O’Neill) isn't too happy to be helping out at Joe's (Jeremy Maguire) preschool by himself. Meanwhile, Claire's plans for "Bring Your Daughter to Work Day" hit an obstacle; and Phil (Ty Burrell) participates in community service with Luke (Nolan Gould) and Manny's (Rico Rodriguez) class.

Black-ish (s/ABC): 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
“Churched”
Despite the family’s busy Sunday activities, Dre (Anthony Anderson) agrees to attend Sunday Mass at the Church after being invited by the neighbours. When they end up having one of the best Sundays they can remember, they realize they should say "yes" to things more often. Meanwhile, Jack (Miles Brown) and Diane (Marsai Martin) find out they were never baptized, taking it upon themselves to do whatever they want.

Thursday, Oct. 22

Thursday Night NFL (s/CBS): 8 p.m. ET, 6 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT, 5 p.m. PT
“Seattle Seahawks vs. San Francisco 49ers”
Catch all the action as the Seattle Seahawks and the San Francisco 49ers go head to head on the road to the playoffs. Join announcers Jim Nantz and Phil Simms for all regular-season coverage.

Friday, Oct. 23

Undateable (s/NBC): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“A Truth Hug Walks Into a Bar”
Episodic information currently unavailable.

The Middle : 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
“Land of the Lost”
Frankie (Patricia Heaton) becomes worried about Mike (Neil Flynn) and calls on Reverend TimTom (Paul Hipp) to come over and try to find out what's troubling him. Meanwhile, Sue (Eden Sher) invites an excited Brick (Atticus Shaffer) to spend a weekend with her at college.

Fail Army : 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
**Two Back-to-back Episodes**
“Gone Fishin’”
Get ready for non-stop laughter with the funniest 'fail' videos, bloopers, pranks, and all-around entertaining videos from the hugely popular YouTube channel of the same name. Fail Army has become an international sensation with more than one billion total views on YouTube and more than 8 million combined followers on social media.

Fail Army : 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
“Animals Rule!”
Get ready for non-stop laughter with the funniest 'fail' videos, bloopers, pranks, and all-around entertaining videos from the hugely popular YouTube channel of the same name. Fail Army has become an international sensation with more than one billion total views on YouTube and more than 8 million combined followers on social media.

Saturday, Oct. 24

Hockey Night in Canada : 7 p.m. ET, 4 p.m. PT, 5 p.m. MT, 6 p.m. CT
“Ottawa Senators vs. the Arizona Coyotes”
Tune in as the Ottawa Senators face off against the Arizona Coyotes in Arizona. George Stroumboulopoulos hosts.

Sunday, Oct. 25

Sunnyside : 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
**City Original Series**
“Shaytan’s Nemesis”

When Jesus appears in Sunnyside, evil barista Shaytan (Pat Thornton) is not thrilled. Calliope (Kathleen Phillips) has a lovely date with the Sunnyside Jester (guest star Gavin Crawford, The Gavin Crawford Show), but is this really Mr. Right? Meanwhile, when a lawyer is murdered, the cops strongly suspect the Hole (voiced by Norm McDonald), especially when he keeps confessing.

Brooklyn Nine-Nine (s/FOX): 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
“Halloween III”
The third installment of Captain Holt (Andre Braugher) and Jake's (Andy Samberg) Halloween heist culminates with a tie-breaking competition to claim the title of "Amazing Detective Slash Genius." This year, Jake and Holt split the squad into two teams to help them win.

Family Guy (s/FOX): 9:00 p.m. ET/PT, 10:00 p.m. MT, 8:00 p.m. CT

“Peternormal Activity”
The guys go to an abandoned asylum seeking inspiration for a new horror movie idea, but end up accidentally killing a man they think is keeping them hostage. Wracked with guilt, they each try to pin the murder on someone else. Meanwhile, Stewie (Seth MacFarlane) is on a mission to destroy Brian's (Seth MacFarlane) glasses because he's annoyed by how pretentious Brian's been acting when he wears them.

The Last Man on Earth (s/FOX): 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT

“Crickets”
A big secret is revealed that is out of proportion with the world's small population.

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