Rogers Media Television Specialty Rundown Monday, January 17 - Sunday, January 23
Rogers Media Television Specialty Rundown
Monday, January 17 – Sunday, January 23
EXTREME MAKEOVER: HOME EDITION GOES FROM EMOTIONAL TO FUNNY ON THIS WEEK’S EPISODE OF MAD (G4)
A GIRL IS VISITED BY A YOUNG GHOST NAMED FREDDY IN PSYCHIC KIDS: CHILDREN OF THE PARANORMAL. (BIO)
(Toronto – January 14, 2011) Tune in to 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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MAD: Wednesday, January 19 at 9 & 9:15pm ET/PT
Wall-E and Extreme Makeover: Home Edition are on the chopping block as MAD targets the popular animated movie and emotional television series. Then, MAD spoofs Pirates of the Caribbean and Family Feud.
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The Biography Channel
Psychic Kids: Children of the Paranormal: Tuesday, January 18 at 10pm ET/PT
Chip and Lisa meet Faith, an 8-year-old girl who is seeing the ghost of a young boy named Freddy. Faith is scared to talk about what she sees with anyone outside of her family and her parents are extremely concerned. Chip and Lisa introduce her to Jillian and Ahli, two psychic girls of the same age who also see spirits. The girls find validation in their work with Chip, and Faith's family discovers some history about the ghost of Freddy that will forever change the way they view her abilities.
Billy the Exterminator: Wednesday, January 19 at 10 & 10:30pm ET /PT
Billy and his brother Ricky are bzzzy when called on to take care of a swarm of bees at a Baptist Church, then Billy comes face-to-face with an unusual animal - one he's never dealt with before. Later, Big Bill and Donnie agree to chase down an aggressive, lunging rat snake, which forces Donnie not only to overcome her snake phobia, but to do it in high heels!
Obsessed: Thursday, January 20, 2010 at 10pm ET/PT
Sharon obsessively taps and counts and suffers several major panic attacks a week. She believes her rituals protect her cancer-stricken mother. Meanwhile, Patricia constantly fears that she'll die a sudden death from heart attack or stroke, or that she'll get a deadly illness. She's afraid of hospitals, which makes it impossible to support her husband as he gets treatment for his multiple sclerosis. Through Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Sharon and Patricia will try to face--and conquer--their terrible fears.
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G4 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 www.G4TechTV.ca.
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 www.thebiographychannel.ca.
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