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Rogers Media Television Specialty highlights Monday, Feb. 6 – Sunday, Feb. 12

 
 
 
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Rogers Media Television Specialty highlights
Monday, FEB. 6 – Sunday, feb. 12

- SAMCRO faces a new set of challenges in the Season 2 premiere of Sons of Anarchy on FX Canada -
- FX Canada gets a lot funnier with the Season 2 premiere of Louie -
- All-new episodes of fan-favourite original series Saw Dogs and Deals From the Dark Side -
- Bio Chanel “gets jiggy with it” for the premiere of Will Smith’s biography -
 
(Toronto – February 2, 2012) Next week, FX Canada brings viewers the Season 2 premieres of critically-acclaimed series Sons of Anarchy and Louie, starring Canadian comedian Louis C.K.  OLN keeps the adrenaline pumping with new episodes of Saw Dogs, Deals From the Dark Side and Whisker Wars. Plus, Bio: The Biography Channel “gets fresh” with the Will Smith biography.

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Below is a chronological listing of detailed highlights for February 6 – February 12. All programming is subject to change.
FX Canada

Terriers: Monday, Feb. 6 at 10pm ET (7pm PT)
“Quid Quo Pro”
With help from new allies, the guys get closer to uncovering the truth behind the land-grab conspiracy, but the investigation takes a deadly turn. Meanwhile, Britt (Michael Raymond-James) offers to work for Zeitlin (Michael Gaston, Inception).

 

FX Movie – Office Space:Monday, Feb. 6 at 11pm ET (8pm PT)
When layoffs affect his two best friends at work, mad-as-hell Peter Gibbons (Ron Livingston, Dinner for Schmucks) conspires to plant a computer virus in the company's system that will embezzle corporate funds into a secret account.

 

Sons of Anarchy: Tuesday, Feb. 7 at 10pm ET (7pm PT) **Season Premiere**
“Albification”
In the Season 2 premiere, a white-separatist group moves into Charming to challenge SAMCRO. Meanwhile, Clay (Ron Pearlman) strikes a new gun deal with the IRA; Bobby (Mark Boone Junior) is released from prison; and Opie (Ryan Hurst) returns looking to avenge Donna’s murder.

 

Louie:

Thursday, Feb. 9 at 10pm ET (7pm PT) **Season Premiere**
“Pregnant”
In the season two opener, “Pregnant,” Louie's sister (Rusty Schwimmer, The Informant!) shows up unexpectedly, and with unexpected news. In stand-up segments, Louis C.K. muses on divorce, raising two young girls, and the challenges of making a new adult friend.

 

Unsupervised:

Thursday, Feb. 9 at 10:30pm ET (7:30pm PT)
“Stupid Idiots”
Gary (Justin Long) and Joel (David Hornsby) discover that they're on the slow track at school and stage a student uprising to abolish academic segregation.
OLN

 

 

 
Bear Swamp Recovery:Monday, Feb. 6 at 9:30pm ET (6:30pm PT)
Tiny Big Score
PJ, Pops and Dave chase down a young boat owner. Then, a construction site turns into a battlefield when the crew tries to repo an excavating machine.

Saw Dogs: Tuesday, Feb. 7 at 9pm ET (6pm PT)
“Race to the Finish”
A commission for a horse racing track presents unusually tough challenges to the carvers, as well as a tight deadline – the last race of the season is only a few days away. Master carvers Jeff Samudosky and Mark Colp are invited to create the sculpture of three charging horses, but first they must find ways to deal with the physical limitations of redwood in their complex and finely-detailed design. Meanwhile, Steve judges a competition where young and old carvers compete.

Deals From the Dark Side: Tuesday, Feb. 7 at 9:30pm ET (6:30pm PT)
“Cruel Shoes”
 
After visiting a private collection of artifacts, Steve finds something he’s only dreamed of owning – a pair of hand-forged German torture shoes. They’re extremely rare and it’s possible they are not the real deal. Then, a pair of Gestapo handcuffs comes to Steve’s attention – a great find to add to his collection. Were they really used in a Nazi prison? Steve unlocks the truth.

Ghost Hunters International
: Wednesday, Feb. 8 at 9pm ET (6pm PT)
“Wolf’s Lair”
The team visits the Wolf's Lair in Ketrzyn, Poland, where mysterious shadows seem to lurk and disembodied voices allegedly speak in one of Adolf Hitler's strongholds.

 

Whisker Wars: Thursday, Feb. 9 at 9pm ET (6pm PT)
“Reindeer Games”
The team competes in the Motor City Beard and Mustache Championships in Detroit.

 

The Biography Channel

Will Smith Biography:Sunday, Feb. 12 at 8pm ET (5pm PT)
Known as the “Fresh Prince,” Will Smith is outrageously funny, charming, hard-working, and walking proof of the American dream. Between 2002 and 2008, he starred in a record-setting string of eight box office sensations that raked in billions and cemented his popularity around the world. Smith is just as well known for his work off-screen as a hugely successful producer, savvy businessman and friend of U.S. President Barack Obama. He's also launched hit TV series, films and records for not only his wife and children, but also for Broadway, with the musical Fela!.

 
About FX Canada
FX Canada is a digital specialty channel that delivers critically-acclaimed dramas and hit comedies, including FX original series American Horror Story, Wilfred, The League, Lights Out, Terriers and Sons of Anarchy. Delivering compelling entertainment to Canadians, FX Canada’s unique content also features movies and original Canadian programming. FX Canada 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.
About OLN
OLN is a specialty television station in Canada offering viewers a one-stop destination for adrenaline pumping action and adventure entertainment. Larger than life personalities take viewers on intense and rugged journeys across Canada and the world in pursuit of knowledge, competition and prey. Original Canadian reality, adventure, and travel series along with US acquired programming provides viewers with different perspectives on the world around them unearthing new and exhilarating adventures at every turn. OLNwww.OLN.ca. 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
 
About The Biography Channel
The Biography Channel is a specialty television station in Canada that showcases real people, real drama, 24-hours a day. Offering 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 visitwww.thebiographychannel.ca.
 
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Media Contacts:
Meghan Hardy, FX Canada, OLN, Bio, 416.764.3197, meghan.hardy@rci.rogers.com
Sónia Brum, FX Canada, OLN, Bio, 416.764.3194, sonia.brum@rci.rogers.com

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