ROGERS MEDIA SPECIALTY HIGHLIGHTS MONDAY, APRIL 2 – SUNDAY, APRIL 8
ROGERS MEDIA SPECIALTY HIGHLIGHTS
MONDAY, APRIL 2 – SUNDAY, APRIL 8
- Bio Channel depicts the heroic survival of a single mother kidnapped, stabbed, and left for dead in a new I Survived -
- Comic Gregg Rogell (Half Baked) makes a cameo appearance on FX Canada’s Louie -
- The Season 2 premiere of Top Shot kicks off with a Civil War challenge on OLN -
(TORONTO – March 29, 2012) Next week, FX Canada’s premium prime time lineup features all new-episodes of Lights Out, Sons of Anarchy, and Louie. On OLN, Season 1 of Bear Swamp Recovery ends in a food fight, and the second season of Top Shot starts off with a bang. Plus, on The Biography Channel, a new episode of I Survived relives the dramatic story of a woman kidnapped, stabbed and left for dead.
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Below is a chronological listing of detailed highlights for April 2 – April 8. All programming is subject to change.
Lights Out: Monday, April 2 at 10pm ET (7pm PT)
Lights (Holt McCallany) keeps losing weight as the Morales fight nears, and Johnny (Pablo Schreiber) thinks that their dad is overtraining him. At home, Daniella (Ryann Shane), "the good girl," gets in trouble at school, and Lights asks Theresa (Catherine McCormack) to be in his corner for the fight.
Sons of Anarchy: Tuesday, April 3 at 10pm ET (7pm PT)
Clay (Ron Perlman) moves to get back in the gun trade. Meanwhile, Hale (Taylor Sheridan) offers SAMCRO a measure of payback against the League; Opie (Ryan Hurst) has an emotional breakthrough; and the escalating rivalry with Clay has epic consequences for Jax (Charlie Hunnam).
Louie: Thursday, April 5 at 10pm ET (7pm PT)
Louie reunites with an old friend (Doug Stanhope, Rude Awakening), a combative fellow stand-up comedian who's down on his luck. As they spend some time together, Louie struggles to help him overcome depression. Comic Gregg Rogell (Half Baked) also makes a cameo appearance.
Unsupervised: Thursday, April 5 at 10:30pm ET (7:30pm PT) **Encore Presentation**
Gary (Justin Long) and Joel (David Hornsby) realize they're poor, so they attempt to set up Gary's stepmom with the rich father of a new student at their high school.
Bear Swamp Recovery: Monday, April 2 at 9:30pm ET (6:30pm PT) **Season 1 Finale**
“Scream for Ice Cream”
In the season finale, the crew's coordinated repo of three ice-cream trucks results in a food fight. Later, a young man enlists his friends in an effort to retain his jet skis.
Top Shot: Tuesday, April 3 at 9pm ET (6pm PT) **Season 2 Premiere**
The second season begins with 16 contestants – 14 men and two women – facing a Civil War challenge that soldiers had to pass using period weapons.
Python Hunters: Saturday, April 7 at 9pm ET (6pm PT)
Faced with an epic flood in Bangkok, Thailand, the hunters search for stowaway vipers, catch dragons downtown, and try to track down one of the world’s longest snakes.
Descending: Sunday, April 8 at 9pm ET (6pm PT)
“The Hunt for the Red Devil”
Scott and Ellis are in Los Angeles to see if vibrant marine life exists off the highly developed coast of Southern California. After meeting up with a pair of eco-warriors, the team scours the Sea of Cortez in search of the elusive and fearsome “diablos rojos.”
The Biography Channel
Celebrity Mistresses: Sunday, April 8 at 8pm ET (5pm PT)
This one-hour special reveals the extravagance, intrigue, and romance of Hollywood’s most famous “kept women.” Mixing sex and deception with Hollywood stars equals a worldwide scandal, and the media often plays a role in bringing “the other woman” to the forefront. Celebrity Mistresses looks behind the curtain and into the secret lives of Hollywood’s most famous adulterers and mistresses.
I Survived: Sunday, April 8 at 10pm ET (7pm PT)
A single mother is kidnapped, stabbed and left for dead by three hardened criminals in a heroic and unforgettable story of survival. Then, watch as a long-haul truck driver makes it through the biggest fire in Utah’s history. Later, a woman survives a brutal abduction by her ex-boyfriend.
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.
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. 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 www.OLN.ca.
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 visit www.thebiographychannel.ca.
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Meghan Hardy, FX Canada, OLN, Bio, 416.764.3197, firstname.lastname@example.org
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