Citytv Programming Highlights: Monday, February 21 – Sunday, February 27
Citytv Programming Highlights: Monday, February 21 – Sunday, February 27
JORDANA SPIRO GUEST STARS ON HARRY’S LAW
FORMER UFC HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMP BAS RUTTEN GUEST STARS, AND TWO PLAYERS ARE SENT HOME ON THE BIGGEST LOSER
JOHN CORBETT, MINKA KELLY, AND MICHAEL B. JORDAN GUEST STAR ON PARENTHOOD
CANADIAN KIM CATTRALL SETS OUT TO SOLVE A 70 YEAR-OLD FAMILY MYSTERY ON WHO DO YOU THINK YOU ARE?
CATCH CITYTV’S SPECIAL PRESENTATION OF REMEMBRANCE: THE 2010 CANADIAN ABORIGINAL MUSIC AWARDS WITH HEADLINING PERFORMER SUSAN AGLUKARK
(Toronto – February 17, 2011) Tune in to Citytv for a week packed with exciting episodes of your favourite comedy, dramatic and reality shows. See below for programming highlights.
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The Bachelor (s/ABC): Monday, February 21 at 8pm ET/PT (7CT, 9MT)
The stakes are high for Brad as he leaves on an exciting, emotionally charged trip across the country to visit the final four women's hometowns. His first stop is Seattle, the home of Chantal, the feisty bachelorette who has taken him on an emotional roller coaster ride. Next Brad flies across the country to Madawaska, Maine, where Ashley H. couldn't be more thrilled to show off where she's from. The spookiest hometown date awaits Brad in Chico, California, where he meets up with Shawntel at the mortuary where she works. Brad's final hometown date is with Emily in Charlotte, North Carolina. When Brad and the women meet in New York for a dramatic rose ceremony, the Bachelor has a difficult goodbye for one heartbroken bachelorette. With three women remaining, the group heads off for a once-in-a-lifetime trip to South Africa.
Harry’s Law (s/NBC) Monday, February 21 at 10pm ET/PT (9CT, 8MT)
“Bangers in the House”
Harry (Kathy Bates) and Malcolm (Aml Ameen) come together to mediate a gang war, but soon find themselves butting heads when a gang member decides he wants out to start a better life. Elsewhere, Rachael (Jordana Spiro, My Boys) and Adam (Nate Corddry) team up to defend against a wrongful termination lawsuit brought by an employee who claims he was let go for being too old.
The Biggest Loser: Couples (s/NBC): Tuesday, February 22 at 8pm ET/PT (7CT, 9MT)
A ball challenge that turns out to be much harder than it looks gives the winning team a big advantage at this week’s weigh-in. Trainers Bob Harper and Jillian Michaels try to teach their contestants to push beyond the limits they’ve set for themselves, while trainers Cara Castronuova and Brett Hoebel take their team for an intense workout at a Mixed Martial Arts gym owned by contestant Rulon Gardner’s former trainer, retired UFC heavyweight champion Bas Rutten. Then, a weigh-in filled with surprises is followed by two contestants leaving the ranch.
Parenthood (s/NBC): Tuesday, February 22 at 10pm ET/PT (9CT, 8MT)
“Do Not Sleep With Your Autistic Nephew’s Therapist"
Crosby (Dax Shepard) pays the price for a mistake that will change his relationships with those closest to him. Adam (Peter Krause) gets annoyed with Alex's (guest star Michael B. Jordan, Friday Night Lights) frequent visits. Meanwhile, Adam and Kristina (Monica Potter) are then forced to deal with a huge problem that will affect Max’s (Max Burkholder) progress. Elsewhere, Drew (Miles Heizer) is hit with some disappointing news from his father (guest star John Corbett, United States Tara). Minka Kelly (The Roomate) also guest stars.
Modern Family Wednesday, February 23 at 9pm ET/PT (8CT, 10MT)
Jay (Ed O’Neill) and Gloria (Sofia Vergara) step in to sort things out when a big fight between Claire (Julie Bowen) and Phil (Ty Burrell) leaves the latter in the dark about its subject matter. Meanwhile, Cameron (Eric Stonestreet) plans an important fundraiser with help from Mitchell (Jesse Tyler Ferguson) and Luke (Nolan Gould); and Jay makes an ill-advised purchase of a karaoke machine for Gloria.
Community (s/NBC): Thursday, February 24 at 8pm ET/PT (7CT, 9MT)
“Intro to Political Science”
As the school prepares for the Vice President’s visit, Dean Pelton (Jim Rash) organizes the first student elections. Annie (Alison Brie), who is determined to win, is pitted in a tough battle against Jeff (Joel McHale), Leonard (Richard Erdman) and Star Burns (Dino Stamatopoulos). Meanwhile, Abed (Danny Pudi) has noticed the secret service agents casing the school and develops a clandestine friendship with special agent Robin Vohlers (Eliza Coupe, Scrubs).
How I Met Your Mother: Thursday, February 24 at 9pm ET/PT (8CT, 10MT)
Marshall (Jason Segel) becomes obsessed with saving the environment after he sees a documentary about garbage; Ted (Josh Radnor) runs into the Captain (Kyle Maclachlon, Desperate Housewives); and Robin (Cobie Smulders) makes Barney (Neil Patrick Harris) confront his feelings for the woman who was his first Valentine's Day date.
Parks and Recreation (s/NBC): Thursday, February 24 at 9:30pm ET/PT (8:30CT, 10:30MT)
Leslie (Amy Poehler) and Ron (Nick Offerman) drive to Indianapolis to receive commendation for the upcoming Pawnee Harvest Festival. Tom (Aziz Ansari) hosts a launch party for a local cologne maker in hopes of pitching him his fragrance “Tommy Fresh.” Meanwhile, Andy (Chris Pratt) and April (Aubrey Plaza) discover how to have fun without spending any money.
Perfect Couples (s/NBC) Thursday, February 24 at 10:30pm ET/PT (9:30CT, 8:30MT)
***TIME CHANGE***“Perfect House”
When Leigh’s (Olivia Munn) injuries prevent her from participating in a doubles tennis tournament with Rex (Hayes MacArthur), Julia (Christine Woods) steps in as her replacement. Dave (Kyle Bornheimer), Vance (David Walton) and Isabella (Nicolette Robinson) set up shop in one of the houses they’re selling until Amy (Mary Elizabeth Ellis) spoils the fun.
Who Do You Think You Are? (s/NBC): Friday, February 25 at 8pm ET/PT (7CT, 9MT)
Kim Cattrall (Sex and the City) has only one obscured photo of her grandfather and is haunted by the fact that the man in that picture abandoned her mother and aunts at a young age. Searching for answers, Kim embarks on a journey to uncover the truth about what happened to her grandfather. The few clues she can find, including a British newspaper article from 1980, lead her to an unsettling truth and a deeper connection with the amazingly strong women in her family.
Fringe: Friday, February 25 at 9pm ET/ PT (8CT, 10MT)
The team revisits the past in this follow-up to last season’s “Peter” (Josh Jackson) flashback episode that reveals a poignant period of time for both the Bishops and Olivia (Anna Torv).
Remembrance: The 2010 Canadian Aboriginal Music Awards: Saturday, February 26 at 8pm ET/PT/CT/MT
Remembrance: The 2010 Canadian Aboriginal Music Awards is a one-hour special featuring music performances and field reports from the Canadian Aboriginal Festival held at Copps Coliseum in Hamilton. Featured performers this year include Eagle and Hawk, Wayne Lavallee, and headliner Susan Aglukark.
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