City Prime-time Programming Highlights: Monday, Feb. 8 to Sunday, Feb. 14
– The loft gets a new roommate when Reagan (Megan Fox, Transformers franchise) sublets Jess’s room while she’s away on jury duty on an all-new episode of New Girl –
– Bachelor in Paradise alumni Jade Roper and Tanner Tolbert exchange vows on a special presentation of The Bachelor at 20: A Celebration of Love, on OMNI Television –
– As part of the Searchers series, VICE examines unsolved cases of missing and murdered women in Winnipeg and Northern B.C. on two back-to-back episodes of VICE on City –
Below is a chronological listing of detailed programming highlights for February 8 to 14. All programming is subject to change.
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Monday, Feb. 8
The Bachelor (s/ABC): 8 p.m. ET on OMNI 1, 6 p.m. ET/PT/MT on OMNI 2, OMNI B.C. and OMNI Alberta
Ben and the ladies travel to the Bahamas where one bachelorette makes a puzzling confession that puts her relationship with Ben in jeopardy. Later, two rival contestants travel to a private island for a two-on-one date with Ben.
The Muppets : 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“A Tail of Two Piggies”
A wardrobe malfunction involving Miss Piggy threatens to ruin her career, but Kermit and the crew come together to defend her honour. Meanwhile, Pepe and Rizzo throw a party to lift Gonzo’s spirits.
The Middle : 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
“Film, Friends and Fruit Pies”
A piece of plastic has Frankie (Patricia Heaton) and Mike (Neil Flynn) searching for the appliance it belongs to, while Brick (Atticus Shaffer) becomes an overbearing director for his school project.
Scorpion (s/CBS): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
The team must fix a pinched gas line in order to prevent a massive explosion after a powerful earthquake hits Los Angeles.
Tuesday, Feb. 9
New Girl (s/FOX): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
Nick (Jake Johnson) and Winston (Lamorne Morris) realize it’s time they took a look at their love life and be realistic about their prospects, but their logic goes out the window when a beautiful pharmaceutical rep (Megan Fox, Transformers franchise) moves in.
Grandfathered (s/FOX): 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
Jimmy (John Stamos) and Sara (Paget Brewster) investigate who bit Edie (Layla and Emelia Golfieri) at school. Meanwhile, Ravi (Ravi Patel) introduces Gerald (Josh Peck) and Vanessa (Christina Milian) to a high-powered tech investor, but after the meeting they are unsure about going into business with him.
Brooklyn Nine-Nine (s/FOX): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
The Nine-Nine hosts the detectives from their neighboring precinct, the Nine-Eight, which reunites Jake (Andy Samberg) with his old partner (guest star Damon Wayans Jr., New Girl). Meanwhile, the rest of the precinct tries to be welcoming, but it doesn't go as well as they had planned.
The Grinder (s/FOX): 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
“The Retooling of Dean Sanderson”
After Dean (Rob Lowe) scares off an important potential client, Stewart (Fred Savage) books him an appointment with a therapist (guest star Maya Rudolph, Saturday Night Live). Following his session, Dean overcompensates and starts "therapizing" the entire family, starting with Debbie (Mary Elizabeth Ellis).
Wednesday, Feb. 10
2 Broke Girls (s/CBS): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“And the Booth Babes”
Max (Kat Dennings) and Caroline (Beth Behrs) sign up to be "Booth Babes" to get into a large gaming convention for free. Once inside, they demand compensation after discovering Han's (Matthew Moy) friend created video game characters based on them.
Mike & Molly (s/CBS): 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
“The Good Wife”
Molly's (Melissa McCarthy) leisure activities between novels become an issue with Mike (Billy Gardell), who wants her to be the perfect homemaker.
Modern Family (s/ABC): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“Clean for a Day”
Claire (Julie Bowen) wages war on clutter when she decides to get her house in order before taking over Jay's (Ed O’Neill) closet business, but Phil (Ty Burrell) and Luke (Nolan Gould) are afraid to throw anything out. Meanwhile, Gloria (Sofia Vergara) convinces Mitchell (Jesse Tyler Ferguson) to teach her how to play golf so she can spend more time with Jay.
Black-ish (s/ABC): 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
“Sink or Swim”
After Dre (Anthony Anderson) notices that his neighbour Janine (recurring guest star Nicole Sullivan) has never invited his family to any of her pool parties, he assumes she is racially stereotyping them as a family that doesn't swim. Later, Jack (Miles Brown) and Diane (Marsai Martin) envy each other’s activities at the Girls and Boys Rovers Organization.
Thursday, Feb. 11
Mr. D : 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
Something very strange is going on at Xavier Academy – the day-to-day happenings of Gerry (Gerry Dee) and the rest of the staff have been completely reversed.
Life in Pieces (s/CBS): 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
“Tattoo Valentine Guitar Pregnant”
After getting a new tattoo, Tim (Dan Bakkedahl) discovers that the artist has misspelled Heather’s (Betsy Brandt) name, so he and Tyler (Niall Cunningham) attempt to nickname her "Heater" before she notices. Meanwhile, Matt’s (Thomas Sadoski) plan to get last-minute Valentine’s Day reservations results in an unexpected foursome.
Mom (s/CBS): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“Cinderella and a Drunk MacGyver”
Christy (Anna Faris) tries to help Julian (guest star Joe Manganiello, True Blood), a handsome, newly sober AA member, but her attraction to him complicates things. Meanwhile, Bonnie (Allison Janney) jumps at the chance to attend a lavish charity gala with Jill (Jaime Pressly).
Friday, Feb. 12
Hell’s Kitchen : 9 p.m. ET, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“14 Chefs Compete”
The 14 remaining contestants work in pairs to create three main dishes with holiday themes – the Fourth of July, Cinco de Mayo and Mardi Gras. Later, tempers flare during family night and both teams face being kicked out of the kitchen.
Saturday, Feb. 13
Hockey Night in Canada : 7 p.m. ET, 4 p.m. PT, 5 p.m. MT, 6 p.m. CT
“Ottawa Senators vs. Columbus Blue Jackets”
Tune in as the Ottawa Senators face off against the Columbus Blue Jackets in Columbus. George Stroumboulopoulos hosts.
Sunday, Feb. 14
Bob’s Burgers (s/FOX): 7:30 p.m. ET/PT, 8:30 p.m. MT, 6:30 p.m. CT
“The Gene and Courtney Show”
Gene (Eugene Mirman) and Courtney (David Wain) get their big break when they are asked to be the new hosts of the morning announcements, but their romantic history threatens to get in the way. Meanwhile, Tina's (Dan Mintz) attempt to play Cupid goes terribly awry when she volunteers to spear-head the Valentine's Day carnation fundraiser.
The Bachelor at 20: A Celebration of Love (s/ABC): 8 p.m. ET/PT on OMNI 2, OMNI B.C., 9 p.m. MT on OMNI Alberta
Host Chris Harrison looks back on 20 seasons of happiness, heartbreak, and troubles on the road to bliss. Later, Bachelor in Paradise’s Jade Roper and Tanner Tolbert exchange vows at their wedding, featuring the biggest gathering of alumni in Bachelor history.
The Mindy Project : 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“The Parent Trap”
Mindy (Mindy Kaling) gets her first patient at her new fertility clinic. Meanwhile, she suspects Danny (Chris Messina) wants to have another child.
Cooper Barrett’s Guide to Surviving Life (s/FOX): 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
“How to Survive Losing Your Phone”
Cooper (Jack Cutmore-Scott) feels disconnected when he loses his phone, so the guys pull out all stops in an effort to help him find it. Later, Leslie (Liza Lapira) and Kelly’s (Meaghan Rath) karaoke duet triggers an all-out bar brawl.
Family Guy (s/FOX): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“An App a Day”
Peter (Seth MacFarlane) learns about phone apps and loads his phone with them. Meanwhile, Stewie (MacFarlane) joins a tennis club and invites Brian (MacFarlane) to be his partner.
Bordertown (s/FOX): 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
“High School Football”
Bud (Hank Azaria) becomes the high school football coach after the previous coach is forced out of the job by the local redneck fans. Desperate to win, he discovers a secret weapon – an illegal immigrant who he sees gracefully and skillfully run across the border.
VICE on City : 10 p.m. ET/PT, 11 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
**Two Back-to-back Episodes**
“Searchers: Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women”
VICE works with Drag the Red, the volunteer-run initiative responsible for searching Winnipeg’s main river for bodies of missing aboriginal women. Later, VICE meets the family of Misty Potts, a First Nations woman who disappeared in 2015, as they search for her in Edmonton’s worst drug corners, rural fields and forests.
VICE on City : 10:30 p.m. ET/PT, 11:30 p.m. MT, 9:30 p.m. CT
“Searchers: The Highway of Tears”
VICE follows former RCMP detective Ray Michalko on his search for the killers of Alberta Williams, Aielah Auger, and Ramona Wilson – some of the women and girls murdered along Northern BC’s Highway of Tears.
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