Citytv Highlights: Monday, December 7 – Sunday, December 13
Citytv Highlights: Monday, December 7 – Sunday, December 13
(Toronto – December 4) Tune in to Citytv for brand new episodes of all your favourite comedy, drama and reality series – including the exciting season finale of The Biggest Loser! Check out the festive holiday episode of Parks and Recreation and 30 Rock brings holiday laughs with special guest Julianne Moore. Plus, six time Grammy award winner Mary J. Blige gets on the bus for this weeks Extreme Makeover Home Edition. See below for programming highlights from next week’s shows!
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How I Met Your Mother (s/CBS): Monday, December 7 at 8:00pm ET/PT (7:00pm CT, 9:00pmMT)
The gang tries to help Ted (Josh Radnor) when the perfect girl is finally available, and Marshall (Jason Segel) takes action when he finds a letter written by his younger self.
The Biggest Loser (s/NBC) Season Finale! Tuesday, December 8 at 8:00pm ET/PT (7:00pm CT, 9:00pm MT)
In this must-see, live-finale episode, all of the contestants from this season return for a special reunion and a chance to weigh in one last time – and show how much weight they’ve lost since beginning their journeys. There are four contestants left, but only one of the two contestants that fell below the yellow line in last week’s episode will make it to the final three. After America’s vote is revealed and the third finalist is announced, the eliminated player will then weigh in with the other 12 eliminated contestants to compete for the $100,000 “at home” prize. Then it’s the moment viewers have been waiting for, when one of the three finalists will be named this season’s “Biggest Loser” and win the coveted grand prize of $250,000!
Cougar Town (s/ABC): Wednesday, December 9 at 9:30pm ET/PT (8:30pm CT, 10:30pm MT)
A very wealthy potential home buyer Jeff (guest star Scott Foley), feigns interest in an overpriced home in order to get Jules’ (Courteney Cox) attention. Meanwhile, Ellie (Christa Miller) begrudgingly leaves the baby with Andy (Ian Gomez) for a day to prove to herself that she trusts her husband.
Mercy (s/NBC): Wednesday, December 9 at 8:00pm ET/PT (7:00pm CT, 9:00pm MT)
Veronica (Taylor Schilling) attends a veterans’ support group to deal with her PTSD, while also grappling with her crumbling marriage and her father’s downward spiral into Alzheimer’s disease. Still, she remains focused on her charming young cystic fibrosis patient in dire need of a lung transplant. Meanwhile, Sonia (Jaime Lee Kirchner) helps a young mother wrestling with her decision to give her newborn up for adoption. Also, when Dr. Harris (James LeGros) suffers a bizarre and incapacitating injury, Chloe (Michelle Trachtenberg) gets stuck with the most difficult kind of patient – a doctor.
Parks and Recreation (s/NBC): Thursday, December 10 at 8:30pm ET/PT (7:30pm CT, 9:30pm MT)
Leslie (Amy Poehler) designs the Pawnee Winter Wonderland Festival, but has to hide from the press when a meeting with a disgraced Councilman lands her in the middle of a sex scandal. Meanwhile, Ron (Nick Offerman) offers to cover for Leslie for the day, and quickly discovers how much work she really does.
30 Rock (s/NBC): Thursday, December 10 at 9:30pm ET/PT (8:30pm CT, 10:30pm MT)
Jack’s (Alec Baldwin) interest in a new social networking site unexpectedly reconnects him with a high school crush (guest star Julianne Moore). Kenneth (Jack McBrayer) tries to organize a Secret Santa Fun Swap, but not without resistance from some of the staff members. Meanwhile, Liz (Tina Fey) battles the task of buying a gift that’s good enough for Jack, and Jenna (Jane Krakowski) is horrified at the prospect of sharing her annual Christmas solo.
Ugly Betty (s/ABC) Friday, December 11 at 9pm ET/PT (8pm CT, 10pm MT)
Against the backdrop of Ignacio's (Tony Plana) multi-culti holiday dinner that he prepares for his new flame Jean (Faith Prince), Betty (America Ferrera) and Hilda (Ana Ortiz) have pregnancy scares. Worse, they purchase their Be-Shure instant pregnancy tests from the local pharmacy where Jean works and Ignacio is shopping. Meanwhile, Hartley (Daniel Eric Gold) installs Willie's replacement, a clueless Hollywood mogul, Denise Ludwig (Nadia Dajani), whose claim to fame is a tacky movie, but Marc (Michael Urie) has a plan to get Willie back -- if only Daniel (Eric Mabius) will agree. And Claire (Judith Light) gets Amanda's (Becki Newton) help and tracks down Tyler (Neal Bledsoe), the son she long ago gave up for adoption.
Supernanny (s/ABC): Friday, December 11 at 8:00pm ET/PT (7:00pm CT, 9:00pmMT)
Nicole and Nate Beck are classic tag-team parents. Nate works full-time and Nicole stays at home, works part-time AND is a full-time student. Add to the mix three boys -- Hunter, 9; Pierson, 5; and Bronson, 3 -- who offer huge challenges. The youngest has just been expelled from pre-k, spits at Mom and calls Supernanny a curse word; the oldest has attention-deficit disorder, and homework time hangs like a black cloud over each day as the yelling just escalates; and the middle son is extremely stubborn and contradictory. Mom and Dad think they have a time-out tactic called the Penalty Box, but it’s so ineffective that Jo pulls the plug on it immediately when Bronson runs out of the house, down the street and nearly into traffic. Jo notices that Bronson has a speech problem which is probably fueling his aggression. On top of all this, she is shocked to see how the parents’ master bedroom has the kids’ scribbles all over the walls and giant piles of clothing stacked on the floor. Find out if Jo can fix the Beck family.
Extreme Makeover: Home Edition (s/ABC): Sunday, December 13 at 8:00pm ET/PT (7:00pm CT, 9:00pm MT)
Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, with celebrity volunteer six time Grammy award winner volunteer Mary J. Blige, traveled to Erie, PA to meet the indomitable Clara Ward, who has cast the adversity of her health and surroundings aside to run a nonprofit youth development and family center from her home. Having experienced a childhood of hardship, Clara vowed to make a difference for the next generation, and neither modest means nor the challenges of Myostenio Gradi, a degenerative muscular disease, have stopped her. For decades Clara has put her personal needs second to feeding, clothing and nurturing children in her home, organizing charitable drives, arranging field trips, tutoring, giving cooking lessons and much more. But the rampant disrepair of her crumbling two-story home increasingly threatens the life-long mission that means so much to her and the people in her neighborhood. Furthermore, the house lacks the wheelchair accessibility she needs, requiring her to stay with her daughter and head back and forth each day.
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