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Rogers Media Television Specialty Rundown Monday, December 20 – Sunday, December 26



Rogers Media Television Specialty Rundown 

Monday, December 20 – Sunday, December 26


relax after christmas with an all day marathon of man v. food (OLN)






(TorontoDecember 16, 2010) Tune in to OLN, G4 and The Biography Channel for the thrills, laughter and awesome entertainment putting the special in specialties. See below for the rundown of NEW episodes airing this week.


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Ghost Hunters: Monday, December 20 – Friday, December 23 at 10pm ET/PT

You won’t find the ghost of Christmas past this week on Ghost Hunters but tune in as the team investigates into the ghosts of Mark Twain and his family, seen walking around the house he grew up in; the Pensacola Lighthouse, where visitors hear their names being called out by unknown voices; a museum with four reported deaths on the premises, where guests claim to see the ghost of a young boy and his cat; and the Old State Building in Connecticut, where people hear strange noises and footsteps everywhere.


Man v Food Marathon: From Sunday, December 26 at 10am to Monday, December 27 at 2:30am ET/PT

Grab a glass of eggnog and leftover Christmas treats and join food fanatic Adam Richman for a full day and night as he travels from coast to coast searching for the biggest and best eats, along with the craziest eating challenges around. From a seven pound seafood feast to a diabolical plate of hot wings, Adam will take on any challenge that he meets along his journey.


Follow OLN on Twitter @OLNCanada.




Childrens Hospital: Wednesday, December 22 at 9pm ET/PT
A Sultan, the richest and most powerful man in the Middle East loses his finger in a meat cutter and with Cat Black being dead, the team doesn’t have a hand specialist. After much convincing, Blake agrees to do the surgery and removes his clown makeup for the very first time. Meanwhile, the Chief falls in love with the Sultan’s assistant and they share a brief romance. Later, the team loses the Sultan’s finger and Ben cuts his off to replace it.


Delocated: Wednesday, December 22 at 9:15pm ET/PT

"Jon" is invited to a Witness Protection Convention and Kim goes undercover to spy on “Jon”. Yvgeny and Sergei go on a weekend trip to Idaho


Follow G4 on Twitter @G4Canada.


The Biography Channel


Celebrity Ghost Stories: Monday, December 20 at 10pm ET/PT

Deborah Gibson (Welcome to the Doll House) receives a message from the ghost of her idol; a murdered matriarch terrorizes Joey Pantoliano (The Matrix) and his girlfriend; Kimberly Locke (The Perfect Man) faces off with an evil spirit who has a long history with her family and Willie Garson (Sex and the City) discovers that a ring belonging to his dead father holds special powers.

Billy the Exterminator: Wednesday, December 22 at 10 &
10:30pm ET /PT

It’s like a scene out of National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation when Billy and Ricky get a call from the Dickson residence after a squirrel gets trapped in their fireplace. When they try to grab the squirrel, he gets loose in the house. Squirrels are known to be very aggressive and will bite to defend themselves. Can Billy and Ricky catch it without the house getting destroyed? Later,

Billy and Ricky get a call about a massive hornet’s nest at the Heaberlin residence. Upon arrival, Billy discovers the largest yellow jacket nest he has ever seen. Then, Billy gets called to the Juergen’s residence where a snake is terrorizing the home owner. Once Billy catches the snake he realizes it’s a python.


Santa Claus Biography: Friday, December 24 at 8pm ET/PT

He’ s making a list and checking it twice, gonna find out who’s naughty or nice…Santa Claus is coming… to Bio! Celebrate and watch the magic come to life with one of history's most beloved figures. Though a part of various religions, Santa also symbolizes the secular spirit of generosity. Loved by children worldwide, he continues to create instant laughter and joy. Join us on a jolly journey through time to reveal his roots--from the Roman Befana to the Germanic Berchta, from Saint Nicholas to Santa Claus.


Shatner’s Raw Nerve Marathon: From Sunday, December 26 at 9am to Monday, December 27 at 1am ET/PT

Missed any of William Shatner’s intense and personal interviews, with North America’s most interesting celebrities? Now is the perfect time to catch up on ALL of the one-on-one discussions. From Gene Simmons to Drew Carey, Mackenzie Phillips to Tim Allen, Shatner asks all the tough questions, bringing out the laughs, anger and tears in some of your favourite celebs.


Follow Bio on Twitter @bio_canada.


The Biography Channel is a specialty television station in Canada that showcases real people, real drama, 24-hours a day.  Distinct programming blocks (Our Stories, Famous Faces, The A-List and Celebreality) offer an entertaining mix of biographies, reality series, documentaries and films; giving viewers behind-the-scenes and up close and personal access to today’s hottest celebrities, movers and shakers and pop culture icons.  Available to digital cable and satellite customers, The Biography Channel in Canada is owned by Rogers Broadcasting Limited, a division of Rogers Communications Inc. (TSX: RCI and NYSE: RCI) which is a diversified Canadian communications and media company. For more information visit


G4 (formerly G4TechTV) is a digital television station in Canada that connects young adults to the latest in entertainment, gaming, pop culture and technology.  It's the ultimate destination for animated and live action comedy series as well as access to behind-the-scenes previews and reviews of leading edge events and trends.  Owned by Rogers Broadcasting Limited, a division of Rogers Communications Inc. (TSX: RCI and NYSE: RCI) which is a diversified Canadian communications and media company, G4 is available by subscription on digital cable and satellite.  For more information about G4 visit


OLN is a specialty television station in Canada offering viewers a one-stop destination for adrenaline pumping action and adventure entertainment.  From original Canadian hit reality, adventure, and travel series (Mantracker and Survivorman) to hit US acquired programming (Ghost Hunters and MonsterQuest). OLN takes viewers on intense, rugged journeys across Canada and around the world.  OLN is a part of Rogers Broadcasting Limited, a division of Rogers Communications Inc. (TSX: RCI and NYSE: RCI) which is a diversified Canadian communications and media company. For more information visit


Media contact:

Meghan Hardy, Rogers Media Television, 416.764.3197,     

Veronica Logue, Rogers Media Television, 416.764.3195,





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