Citytv Programming Highlights: Monday, November 1 – Sunday, November 7
Citytv Programming Highlights: Monday, November 1 – Sunday, November 7
JO FROST IS BACK GETTING FAMILIES IN LINE IN THE SEASON PREMIERE OF SUPERNANNY
HILARY DUFF CHANNELS HER INNER MEAN GIRL IN COMMUNITY THIS WEEK
JENNIFER MORRISON GUEST STARS IN HOW I MET YOUR MOTHER
(Toronto –October 28, 2010) Tune in to Citytv for a week packed with exciting new episodes of your favourite comedy, dramatic and reality series. See below for programming highlights.
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How I Met Your Mother (s/CBS): Monday, November 1 at 8pm ET/PT (7pm CT, 9pm MT)
Zoey (guest star Jennifer Morrison, House) enrolls in Ted’s (Josh Radnor) class and tries to sway students into saving the Arcadian.
Rules of Engagement (s/CBS): Monday, November 1 at 8:30pm ET/PT (7:30pm CT, 9:30pm MT)
Jeff (Patrick Warburton) and Adam (Oliver Hudson) invent a game involving the heads of mannequins, and Russell (David Spade) and Timmy (Adhir Kalyan) double date.
The Biggest Loser (s/NBC): Tuesday, November 2 at 8pm ET/PT (7pm CT, 9pm MT)
It’s the adventure of a lifetime when The Biggest Loser contestants are whisked away on military trucks to Camp Pendleton, where they will live and train like Marines for the week. It’s non-stop action, from hiking with oversized backpacks to early morning rifle exercises. They must participate in an intense obstacle course challenge that pits blue team vs. black team with a prize the players want now more than ever. Then, a weigh-in full of surprising numbers is followed by another player being eliminated.
Undercovers (s/NBC): Wednesday, November 3 at 8pm ET/PT (7pm CT, 9pm MT)
Steven (Boris Kodjoe), Samantha (Gugu Mbatha-Raw) and Leo (Carter MacIntyre) get orders from Shaw (Gerald McRaney) to take on a mission in Lima, Peru where an assassination plot has been orchestrated against president-elect Alberto Loya (guest star Alex Fernandez, Commander in Chief). When Samantha gets too emotionally invested, she puts the whole mission at stake and her own life in danger. Elsewhere, Lizzy (Mekia Cox) caters a party for Samantha’s college friend (guest star Puja Mohindra, Three Rivers) and also discovers a connection with an unlikely source.
Modern Family (s/ABC): Wednesday, November 3 at 9pm ET/PT (8pm CT, 10pm MT)
Phil (Ty Burrell) is perplexed by a faulty smoke detector; Claire (Julie Bowen) and Hayley (Sarah Hyland) get sick at the same time; Gloria (Sofia Vergara) and Manny’s (Rico Rodriguez) surprise trip to Jay’s (Ed O’Neill) workplace doesn’t make his job any easier and Cameron (Eric Stonestreet ) can’t resist trying to get Lily in a commercial.
Cougar Town (s/ABC): Wednesday, November 3 at 9:30pm ET/PT (8:30pm CT,10:30pm MT)
It’s Jules (Courteney Cox) 42nd birthday, and that can only mean one thing -- gift contest! Every year, Jules holds a contest to determine who gives her the best gifts, which Ellie (Christa Miller) always wins. This year Laurie (Busy Philipps) teams up with Grayson (Josh Hopkins) in an attempt to overthrow Ellie. As Jules contemplates what to do for her birthday, Andy (Ian Gomez) suggests a night of dancing. Meanwhile, Travis (Dan Byrd) introduces Bobby (Brian Van Holt) to a Netti Pot.
Community (s/NBC): Thursday, November 4 at 8:00pm ET/PT (7:00pm CT, 9:00pm MT)
After a classroom smackdown with a group of “mean girls” led by Meghan (guest star Hilary Duff, Gossip Girl), Britta (Gillian Jacobs), Shirley (Yvette Nicole Brown), and Annie (Alison Brie) bond with Abed (Danny Pudi) by turning him into the ultimate "mean girl." Meanwhile, Jeff (Joel McHale) and Troy (Donald Glover) embrace a zen-like spirituality under the guidance of a groundskeeper when they come across a secret trampoline on campus.
30 Rock (s/NBC): Thursday, November 4 at 8:30pm ET/PT (7:30pm CT, 9:30pm MT)
When Avery (guest star Elizabeth Banks, Zach and Miri Make a Porno) points out the peculiarity of Jack (Alec Baldwin) and Liz's (Tina Fey) bond, he vows to set some boundaries. With Jack keeping his distance, Liz is left to deal with her father’s (guest star Buck Henry) attempt to recapture his youth during a visit. Meanwhile, Tracy (Tracy Morgan) enlists Kenneth’s (Jack McBrayer) help to reinvent himself after viewing his own pre-produced video obituary.
Fringe (s/FOX): Thursday, November 4 at 9pm ET/PT (8pm CT, 10pm MT)
The alternate universe Fringe Division investigates a shocking breach of security when a twin frees his brother from a quarantined Amber area. As the team sets out to crack this sophisticated case, Walternate (John Noble) experiments more with Olivia (Anna Torv) as she re-enters the tank. Meanwhile, visions of Peter (Joshua Jackson) continue to haunt Olivia about returning to the “other side.”
Law and Order: UK: Thursday, November 4 at 10pm ET/PT (9pm CT, 8pm MT)
The brutal and cold blooded murder of a pregnant doctor in the carpark of the hospital where she works leads our heroes to places they never could have imagined. What initially seems like a crime of passion soon unravels into a conspiracy involving senior government officials. Risking their careers, James (Ben Dainels) and Alesha (Freema Agyeman) must get to the bottom of this case before another life is destroyed.
Supernanny (s/ABC): Friday, November 5 at 8pm ET/PT (7pm CT, 9pm MT)***Season Premiere***
When Jennifer and John Atkinson of Glen Ellyn, Illinois, married they had a dream of blending their existing families and having more children. Jennifer already had two teenagers, Amanda, 14, and Abbey, 13, and John shares custody of his daughter, Julia, age 10, from a previous marriage. The couple then had two children together: Reese, 4, and Maeve, 2 1/2 years old. The oldest, Amanda, treats her mom terribly and Reese has tremendous separation anxiety whenever John leaves the house. Jo observes that the parents are coddling the children and being inconsistent. Find out if Jo can get through to this family before it fractures.
Extreme Makeover: Home Edition (s/ABC): Sunday, November 7 at 8pm ET/PT (7pm CT, 9pm MT)
When the home of a single mother of nine caught fire in Pocatello, Idaho, breast cancer survivor Jane Marshall and her children were awakened by Betsy, the family dog. Thanks to Betsy, everyone was able to get out safely. To celebrate the Marshall-Spreier family’s enduring human spirit in the face of difficulty, Ty and the EM:HE design team not only build them a new house in just seven days, but also find ways for some of Betsy’s dog brethren to get involved in the transformation of this family’s home. Pop star Kylie Minogue provides support for Jane, a fellow breast cancer survivor.
Conviction Kitchen, Season 2 (Citytv Original): Sunday, November 7 at 9pm ET/PT (8pm CT,10pm MT)
The restaurant has just opened and it’s already in trouble. In the kitchen, Tommy’s temper puts everyone on edge. On Biana’s front-of-house team, one trainee is suffering from drug withdrawal, another ends up in jail while a third trainee’s back talk gets him fired. Biana and Marc celebrate Cassandra’s wedding dinner with an inspired vegan feast and just as Justin is overcoming the stress of serving a renowned food critic, Biana notices there’s a second critic in the dining room!
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