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Citytv Prime Time Programming Highlights: Monday, Sept. 3 to Sunday, Sept. 9

– A shocking challenge victory threatens to break up an alliance on Bachelor Pad –
– America’s Got Talent welcomes Gym Class Heroes and Ryan Tedder to the stage and the
Top 6 are revealed –
– Hollywood stars, including co-founder Katie Couric, support Stand Up to Cancer’s televised fundraiser on September 7 –
Below is a chronological listing of detailed highlights for September 3 to September 9. All programming is subject to change.

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Monday, Sept. 3:
Bachelor Pad: 8 p.m. ET on OMNI.1 (s/ABC), 11 p.m. CT on Citytv Winnipeg, 9 p.m. MT on OMNI Alberta (s/ABC), 6 p.m. PT on Citytv Vancouver
This week, the competitors are faced with two challenges – a sudden-death competition that tests their knowledge of Bachelor Pad trivia and a karaoke battle in front of a large crowd. The winning couple will select who will join them in the finals, but with $250,000 up for grabs, one contestant can’t decide whether to go with loyalty or strategy.

Tuesday, Sept. 4:
 Hell’s Kitchen:7 p.m. ET/PT, 6 p.m. CT, 8 p.m. MT
“Two Chefs Compete” *Pre-release*
The heat is on as the final two chefs take off to Las Vegas for a surprise challenge. Chef Ramsay stresses the importance of the next 48 hours, as the competitors are tasked with one last dinner-service menu to be judged by a panel of world-renowned chefs.
America’s Got Talent(s/NBC): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 7 p.m. CT, 9 p.m. MT
**Two-Hour Live Performance Show**
“Semifinals Performance Show”
The next group of 12 semifinalists perform live in front of America and celebrity judges Howie Mandel, Sharon Osbourne and Howard Stern in hopes of securing a coveted spot in the finals.
Wednesday, Sept. 5:
Great MovieAddicted to Love: 8 p.m. ET/PT, 7 p.m. CT, 9 p.m. MT
Sam (Matthew Broderick, Tower Heist) is devastated when the love of his life, Linda (Kelly Preston, Casino Jack) leaves him for suave Frenchman Anton (Tchéky Karyo, A Gang Story). Determined to win her back, Sam joins forces with Anton’s hostile ex-fiancée Maggie (Meg Ryan, The Women) and the two attempt to separate the couple. But when complications arise, Sam and Maggie start to fall for each other instead.
Thursday, Sept. 6:
America’s Got Talent(s/NBC): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 7 p.m. CT, 9 p.m. MT
**Live Results Show**
“Semifinals Results Show”
The votes are in and the most popular three acts from the previous night move on to the Top 6, where they will perform one last time for their chance at the $1 million prize. Plus, rap-rockers Gym Class Heroes perform live with singer-songwriter Ryan Tedder.
Great MovieAlex and Emma: 9 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. CT, 10 p.m. MT
Alex (Luke Wilson, Meeting Evil) is an author whose writer's block and gambling debts have landed him in a jam – he must finish his novel in 30 days or face the fatal wrath of loan sharks. To help him complete his manuscript, he hires Emma (Kate Hudson, Something Borrowed) a stenographer who challenges his ideas at every turn. Her unsolicited, yet intriguing, input begins to inadvertently influence Alex and his story, and soon, real life begins to imitate art.
Friday, Sept. 7:
Stand Up to Cancer (s/NBC): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 7 p.m. CT, 9 p.m. MT
**One-hour Special Presentation**
Celebrities rally together to lend support to Stand Up to Cancer’s third televised fundraising special. Produced by Gwyneth Paltrow (The Avengers) and Joel Gallen (Zoolander), the star-studded lineup includes: Julia Roberts (Mirror, Mirror), Matt Damon (We Bought a Zoo), Michael Douglas (Haywire), Jessica Biel (Total Recall), Samuel L. Jackson (The Avengers), Jeremy Renner (The Bourne Legacy), Seth Rogen (50/50), Emma Stone (The Help), and Co-Founder Katie Couric. Taylor Swift, Coldplay, Alicia Keys and Tim McGraw perform live.
Sunday, Sept. 9:
The Beat: 9 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. CT, 10 p.m. MT
**Canadian Original Series**
**Four Back-to-Back Episodes**
“Welcome to the Downtown Eastside”
Led by 20-year veteran Sgt. Toby Hinton and adrenaline junkie Sgt. Mark Steinkampf, The Beatfollows the intersecting stories of six police officers who live for the street.  In this Season 2 premiere episode, the officers take time out from their busy street patrol to give a group of teenage hockey players a tour of “skid row” where they encounter the harsh realities of addiction, homelessness and crime.  At a nearby rooming house, other B.E.T. members are hot on the heels of a drug bust, but hidden cameras, fortified doors, and escape routes help the dealers stay a step ahead.
“Missing”: 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 8:30 p.m. CT, 10:30 p.m. MT
When details emerge of a young man’s disappearance from a Gastown bar, the squad hits the streets in hopes of reuniting him with his family before the holidays. Meanwhile, Sergeant Toby Hinton organizes an evening of hot yoga to promote team-building within the unit.
“Hope”: 10 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. CT, 11 p.m. MT
The team’s holiday spirit is put to the test when an apparent pipe beating turns out to be a more serious case of domestic abuse. On the other end of town, Sergeant Steinkampf is stuck behind a desk at the district jail, patiently awaiting his reassignment to the Beat Enforcement Team.
“Welfare Wednesday”: 10:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. CT, 11:30 p.m. MT
When word comes in of a suspected abduction, the officers believe it is over an unpaid drug debt. Meanwhile, Sergeant Hinton films an emotional interview with a longtime Eastside resident, in hopes that her story will prevent other youth from being lured into a life of drug abuse.
Check out for full episodes and exciting extras from some of your favourite Citytv programming, available next day, post broadcast. You can now also catch up on your iPad iPhone or iPod touch by downloading the free Citytv video app on iTunes Canada. Breakfast Television Toronto and Cityline, both stream live online and on the Citytv app from 6 a.m. to 9 a.m. ET and between 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. ET respectively.

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