Rogers Media Release: Specialty Highlights Monday, Dec. 10 - Sunday, Dec. 23
Rogers Media Specialty Highlights
Monday, Dec. 10 – Sunday, Dec. 23
– Tensions rise as trust within SAMCRO is tested in Sons of Anarchy on FX Canada –
– Rapper Vanilla Ice makes a surprise guest appearance in Man v. Food Nation on OLN –
– Actor Eric Mabius revisits a ghost from his past in The Haunting Of on Bio –
Below is a chronological listing of detailed programming highlights for December 10 to December 23. All programming is subject to change.
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Sons of Anarchy: Tuesday, Dec. 11 at 10 p.m. ET (check local listings)
While Jax (Charlie Hunnam) and Agent Stahl (Ally Walker) continue their uneasy alliance, the MC must deal with a rat in order to renew an old truce. Later, the Sons make plans to visit Belfast, and Jax makes a decision about Tara (Maggie Siff).
American Horror Story: Asylum: Wednesday, Dec. 12 at 10 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“The Coat Hanger”
Lana (Sarah Paulson) finds herself pregnant and desperate for an abortion. Meanwhile, Sister Jude (Jessica Lange) is framed for murder, and Dr. Arden (James Cromwell) approaches Kit (Evan Peters) with a bizarre proposition.
The League: Thursday, Dec. 13 at 10 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“Our Dinner With Andre”
Kevin (Stephen Rannazzisi) is blackmailed by Ellie's (Alina Foley) boyfriend, while Taco (Jon Lajoie) helps Ruxin (Nick Kroll) with his fertility issues. Pete (Mark Duplass) re-connects with his high school crush Gina Gibiatti (Brooklyn Decker).
The League: Thursday, Dec. 13 at 10:30 p.m. ET (check local listings)
Andre (Paul Scheer) starts dating his interior decorator and discovers that the buyer of his old loft is athlete Deion Sanders. Meanwhile, Rafi (Jason Mantzoukas) and Dirty Randy (Seth Rogen) prepare for the end of the world.
Unsupervised: Thursday, Dec. 13 at 11 p.m. ET (check local listings)
When Joel's (David Hornsby) brother Brian gets out of prison, the boys get him a job as their high school head of security, only to discover some people can never be reformed.
Sons of Anarchy: Tuesday, Dec. 18 at 10 p.m. ET (check local listings)
The Grim Bastards have a problem that could jeopardize SAMCRO's new business arrangements. As alliances are tested, Gemma (Katey Sagal) receives some shocking news.
The League: Thursday, Dec. 20 at 10 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“A Krampus Carol”
Andre (Paul Scheer) and Trixie's relationship is put to the test, while Jenny (Katie Aselton) and Pete (Mark Duplass) make special offerings to Shiva (Janina Gavankar). Ruxin (Nick Kroll) has a gift for his son, and Taco (Jon Lajoie) challenges the Mall Santa.
The League: Thursday, Dec. 20 at 10:30 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“The Curse of Shiva”
Gina Gibiatti’s (Brooklyn Decker) return forces Pete (Mark Duplass) to make a decision. Ruxin (Nick Kroll) enlists Rafi (Jason Mantzoukas) to protect him during Scrote Season, and Taco (Jon Lajoie) throws a New Year’s Eve bash.
Unsupervised: Thursday, Dec. 20 at 11 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“Reggie Dog Bites”
The boys discover the true ugliness of death after they save Carol’s (Kaitlin Olson) ex from being buried in an unmarked grave and get stuck disposing of his body themselves.
Destination Truth: Monday, Dec. 10 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“Spirits of Tikal/Creature from the Black Lagoon”
The team journeys to Belize and begins their trek to the Mayan ruins of Lamanai. Then, the team travels to the city of Suva on the island of Fiji to hunt for the creature that lurks in its murky depths.
Man v. Food Nation: Tuesday, Dec. 11 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
Adam's culinary crusade takes him on a road trip along the beautiful Gulf Coast. While there, he tries legendary baby back ribs and the fresh flavours of a seafood platter. Later, he coaches local musician AJ Fratto to conquer the Muffaletta Sandwich Challenge.
The Liquidator: Thursday, Dec. 13 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“Man in the Middle”
When a client calls with a batch of tuxedos to sell, Jeff Schwarz knows exactly who to contact. With his rolodex spinning, the expert middleman brings together a series of buyers and sellers, skimming off a bit of cream each time.
Baggage Battles: Thursday, Dec. 13 at 9:30 p.m. ET (check local listings)
The buyers are in Los Angeles at the country’s biggest police auction. Mark gambles on gold, while Billy and the Martins compete for a few antique weapons, one of them autographed by a movie star.
Destination Truth: Monday, Dec. 17 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“Vampire Monsters/Island of the Damned”
The team voyages to the small town of Sighisoara, Romania, to visit the birthplace of the man who inspired the lore of Count Dracula. Then, the team travels through Sweden learning about local folklore along the way.
Man v. Food Nation: Tuesday, Dec. 18 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
Adam heads south to the Florida Keys where he trains a sorority member to compete in the Conch Republic Fritter Contest. Rapper Vanilla Ice makes a surprise guest appearance.
The Liquidator: Thursday, Dec. 20 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“On The Block”
Inspired by the contents of a bailiff-seized barn, Jeff holds a colossal auction. But a visit from local by-law officers puts the whole plan in jeopardy, and leaves Jeff struggling to seal the deal.
Baggage Battles: Thursday, Dec. 20 at 9:30 p.m. ET (check local listings)
The crew travels across the pond to Glasgow, Scotland, to attend a police auction. Billy and the Martins battle over a vintage military snuff box produced from a ram's horn, while Mark hopes to profit from a collection of Scottish farm tools.
The Biography Channel
My Ghost Story: Caught on Camera: Sunday, Dec. 16 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
A Ouija board summons a terrifying spirit named Vox, while the mysterious aroma of cigar smoke alarms guests lodging in an Oklahoma inn. Later, a dark history of murder and dog fighting is uncovered inside a haunted rectory, and a woman reveals proof that ghosts from a neighbouring cemetery are visiting her home.
The Haunting Of: Sunday, Dec. 16 at 10 p.m. ET (check local listings)
For the first time in years, actor Eric Mabius (Ugly Betty) returns to historic Allaire Village to confront the ghost he encountered as a child. While there, Mabius and psychic Kim Russo explore the grounds and uncover secrets from the past.
My Ghost Story: Caught on Camera: Sunday, Dec. 23 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
A man is convinced that the spirit of his dead wife lives on inside a music hall, while two women witness the lights of a ghost train. A fearful dog senses spirits in a haunted attic, and a small farm containing a haunted private residence is discovered in Georgia.
The Haunting Of: Sunday, Dec. 23 at 10 p.m. ET (check local listings)
Actress Connie Stevens (The Love Boat) and her daughter Joely Fisher (Zoe Busiek: Wild Card) have shared their home with a ghost for some time. Psychic Kim Russo joins the women as they uncover secrets about the house and its former owner, revealing surprising details from the other side.
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