City Prime-time Programming Highlights: Monday, Feb. 22 to Sunday, Feb. 28
– Ben begins an emotionally charged week of hometown dates on The Bachelor, on OMNI Television –
– VICE examines the 2015 wildfire season in British Columbia and explores humanity’s quest to clone the woolly mammoth in Russia and South Korea on two new episodes of VICE on City –
– The competition between Nick and Winston heats up after Reagan makes an unexpected announcement on an all-new episode of New Girl –
Below is a chronological listing of detailed programming highlights for February 22 to 28. All programming is subject to change.
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Monday, Feb. 22
The Bachelor (s/ABC): 8 p.m. ET/PT on OMNI 2, OMNI B.C., 9 p.m. MT on OMNI Alberta
During hometown visits with the final four bachelorettes, one family brings Ben to tears after questioning his intentions. Later, a contestant is blindsided when Ben is forced to make a difficult decision.
The Muppets : 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“Little Green Lie”
Kermit and Miss Piggy pretend to be a couple again when Kermit’s nephew Robin returns after years of being absent. Meanwhile, Pepe and Rizzo are on the lookout for a new pal since Gonzo spends all his free time with Camilla.
Scorpion (s/CBS): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
Team Scorpion must stop an influx of drugs that are being smuggled into the country by drones. Later, Walter (Elyes Gabel) gives Happy (Jadyn Wong) and Toby (Eddie Kaye Thomas) an ultimatum.
Tuesday, Feb. 23
New Girl (s/FOX): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
Reagan (Megan Fox) causes chaos when she tells Nick (Jake Johnson) and Winston (Lamorne Morris) that she will only sleep with one of them. Meanwhile, Schmidt (Max Greenfield) is reunited with his college frenemy, Benjamin (recurring guest star David Neher), while looking at wedding venues with Cece (Hannah Simone).
Grandfathered (s/FOX): 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
“The Boyfriend Experience”
Jimmy (John Stamos) pretends to be Sara's (Paget Brewster) boyfriend at a party, which causes him to reconsider his feelings for her. Meanwhile, Edie's (Layla and Emelia Golfieri) bad behaviour has Gerald (Josh Peck) and Vanessa (Christina Milian) questioning their parenting skills.
Brooklyn Nine-Nine (s/FOX): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
Jake (Andy Samberg) is skeptical of an unstable detective (guest star Jason Mantzoukas, The League) who returns to the precinct after years undercover. Meanwhile, Holt (Andre Braugher) enlists Gina's (Chelsea Peretti) help to direct an informational video starring himself and Rosa (Stephanie Beatriz).
The Grinder (s/FOX): 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
“Delusions of Grinder”
Stewart (Fred Savage) believes there is a conspiracy against the firm and launches an investigation. Meanwhile, Dean (Rob Lowe) sheds his Grinder persona to concentrate on becoming the office intern. Dennis Haysbert (The Unit) guest stars.
Wednesday, Feb. 24
The Middle : 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“The Man Hunt”
After Brick (Atticus Shaffer) attends a Bar Mitzvah, Mike (Neil Flynn) decides to help him in his quest to manhood. Meanwhile, Axl (Charlie McDermott) and Hutch (Alphonso McAuley) move into a Winnebago.
Modern Family (s/ABC): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
A powerful storm hits Los Angeles and causes widespread power outages, so the entire Pritchett clan seeks refuge at Jay (Ed O’Neill) and Gloria's (Sofia Vergara) house. Later, Mitchell (Jesse Tyler Ferguson) and Cameron (Eric Stonestreet) desperately try to save Lily's (Aubrey Anderson-Emmons) birthday party.
Black-ish (s/ABC): 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
When the kids ask tough questions about a case involving alleged police brutality and an African-American teenager, Dre (Anthony Anderson) and Bow (Tracee Ellis Ross) are conflicted on how to respond.
Thursday, Feb. 25
Life in Pieces (s/CBS): 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
“Sexting Mall Lemonade Heartbreak”
Heather (Betsy Brandt) is horrified to discover that the sexy text message she sent to Tim (Dan Bakkedahl) went to the wrong person. Later, Samantha (Holly J. Barrett) seeks out Jen (Zoe Lister-Jones) and Greg’s (Colin Hanks) help when she suspects her boyfriend is cheating on her.
Mom (s/CBS): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“Sticky Hands and a Walk on the Wild Side”
Christy (Anna Faris), Jill (Jaime Pressly), and Wendy (Beth Hall) find themselves in a sticky situation when they agree to help Bonnie (Allison Janney) smuggle an illegal substance across the Canadian border.
2 Broke Girls (s/CBS): 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
“And the Lost Baggage”
Max (Kat Dennings) tags along with Caroline (Beth Behrs) when she travels to Los Angeles on a film studio's dime to discuss making her life story into a movie. While there, Max loses her luggage but finds a new crush.
Friday, Feb. 26
Hell’s Kitchen : 9 p.m. ET, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“11 Chefs Compete”
The 11 remaining contestants are tasked with creating unique dishes for a special wedding in the Hell’s Kitchen family. Following the team challenge, the winners zip-line across the Las Vegas strip, while the losers prepare a mountain of macaroons.
Saturday, Feb. 27
Hockey Night in Canada : 7 p.m. ET, 4 p.m. PT, 5 p.m. MT, 6 p.m. CT
“Toronto vs. Montreal”
Tune in as the Toronto Maple Leafs face off against the Montreal Canadiens in Montreal. George Stroumboulopoulos hosts.
Sunday, Feb. 28
VICE on City : 10 p.m. ET/PT, 11 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
**Two Back-to-back Episodes**
“B.C. is Burning”
The wettest place in North America is on fire. VICE investigates the causes and effects of wildfire season in British Columbia.
VICE on City : 10:30 p.m. ET/PT, 11:30 p.m. MT, 9:30 p.m. CT
“Cloning the Woolly Mammoth”
VICE travels to Russia and South Korea to track down the people working to resurrect the prehistoric woolly mammoth.
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