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City Programming Highlights: Monday, March 11 to Sunday, March 17

– Grammy® Award-winning Canadian singer Celine Dion makes a special appearance in the flaming hot season premiere of Hell’s Kitchen –
– Sean’s future hinges on a game-changing surprise during the shocking two-hour season finale of The Bachelor, followed by the one-hour “After the Final Rose” special –
– Rose struggles between her blossoming career and her impending motherhood on an all-new episode of City’s original comedy Seed –
 
Below is a chronological listing of detailed highlights for March 11 to 17, 2013. All programming is subject to change.

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Monday, March 11:
 
Cityline: 9 a.m. ET/PT/MT/CT
“Around the House”
Host Tracy Moore and lifestyle guest expert Shoana Jensen offer tips on how to efficiently pack carry-on luggage, and West Jet representative Robert Palmer drops by with travel advice.
 
The Bachelor: 8 p.m. ET on OMNI.1(s/ABC), 9 p.m. MT on OMNI AB (s/ABC), 6 p.m. PT on OMNI BC
**Two-hour Season Finale**
In the explosive Season 17 finale, Sean must choose between the two remaining bachelorettes – Catherine and Lindsay. But first, he must take both women on a final date and introduce them to his family. Later, leading up to the most important decision of his life, Sean is blind-sided by a game-changing surprise.
 
Seed: 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
**City Original Series**
“Corner Orifice”
When Rose (Carrie-Lynn Neales) competes for a big promotion at work, Harry (Adam Korson) recommends that she hide her pregnancy for the sake of her career. Janet (Laura De Carteret) lets it slip to Harry that she and Jonathan (Matt Baram ) schedule their sex life, and when Jonathan finds out, he cuts his wife off. Meanwhile, Billy (William Ainscough) and Zoey’s (Stephanie Anne Mills) night-time fears are realized when they discover their home has been broken into.
 
The Bachelor: 10 p.m. ET on OMNI.1(s/ABC), 11 p.m. MT on OMNI AB (s/ABC), 8 p.m. PT on OMNI BC
**One-hour Special**
“After the Final Rose”
It’s the riveting conclusion to Season 17, as Sean sits down with host Chris Harrison to recap one of the most-dramatic seasons of The Bachelor to date. Plus, the final two bachelorettes – Catherine and Lindsay – return to discuss the shocking outcome of the show.
 
The Carrie Diaries: 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
“The Great Unknown”
When Dorrit (Stefania Owen) goes missing under Carrie’s (AnnaSophia Robb) watch, Carrie lashes out at Sebastian (Austin Butler) - the one person who can help find her. Plus, Mouse (Ellen Wong) butts heads with a popular jock who, much to her chagrin, stole her spot as number one in the class.
 
Tuesday, March 12:
 
Cityline: 9 a.m. ET/PT/MT/CT
“Chatelaine Day”
Straight from the pages of Chatelaine, host Tracy Moore chats with chef Claire Tansey, cooks with renowned food expert Nigella Lawson, and gets the latest in health news from health and executive editor Laurie Jennings.
 
Hell’s Kitchen (s/FOX): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
**Two-hour Season Premiere**
“20 Chefs Compete, Part 1”
In the Season 11 premiere, the 20 competing chefs are surprised with a trip to Las Vegas. Once they arrive in Sin City, Chef Ramsay reveals they will be competing to win the coveted title of head chef in his new restaurant in Caesar’s Palace, “Gordon Ramsay’s Pub and Grill.” In the first challenge, contestants are split into two teams the losing team will have to ride in a school bus back to Los Angeles while the winning team will be rewarded with the full VIP treatment, including a meet-and-greet with Grammy® Award-winning Canadian singer Celine Dion. Later, the chefs begin to prepare for their first dinner service in the flaming hot fires of Hell’s Kitchen
 
Body of Proof (s/ABC): 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
“Mob Mentality”
After his son is gunned down, a New York City mob boss threatens revenge, and when an early suspect is found dead, Megan (Dana Delany) and her team suspect the carnage has only just begun.
 
Wednesday, March 13:
 
Cityline: 9 a.m. ET/PT/MT/CT
**Encore Presentation**
“Family Day”
Host Tracy Moore welcomes chef Mairlyn Smith, who shares some great recipes from her recent trip to Tuscany. Plus, registered nutritionist Joey Shulman gives advice on the perfect snacks for weight loss. 
 
Cougar Town: 8:30p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
“You Tell Me”
Bobby (Brian Van Holt) has a fling with a woman he meets at a superstore, while Jules (Courteney Cox) spends time with her therapist after realizing her friends have been keeping secrets. Plus, Laurie (Busy Philipps) develops an appetite for destruction when she's confused by her mixed feelings for Travis (Dan Byrd), forcing new mayor Andy (Ian Gomez) to intervene.
 
Rules of Engagement:10 p.m. ET/PT 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
“Baby Talk”
Jeff (Patrick Warburton) thinks Audrey (Megyn Price) is trying to turn their unborn baby against him; and Russell (David Spade) plagiarizes a real estate article that Timmy (Adhir Kalyan) wrote.
 
Thursday, March 14:
 
Cityline: 9 a.m. ET/PT/MT/CT
“Home Day”
It’s “Home Day” with host Tracy Moore and her panel of guest experts: designers Shai Deluca-Tamasi, Eric McClelland, and Antonio Bellusci. The guest experts offer tips for mixing colour and pattern in fabrics, discuss vertical indoor gardening, and how to incorporate traditional furniture into a modern home.
 
Community (s/NBC): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“Advanced Documentary Filmmaking”
The group tries to secure a grant for medical research to get to the bottom of Chang's (Ken Jeong) amnesia. Abed (Danny Pudi) uses the opportunity to film a documentary, while Jeff (Joel McHale) becomes suspicious that Chang's memory loss isn't quite what it seems.
 
Parks and Recreation (s/NBC): 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
“Bailout”
Leslie (Amy Poehler) is determined to help a local video store stay in business, while Chris (Rob Lowe) offers Tom (Aziz Ansari) advice on how to deal with a difficult employee. Elsewhere, Ann (Rashida Jones) resorts to blackmail to get April (Aubrey Plaza) to be her friend.
 
Person of Interest (s/CBS): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“All In”
Episodic information currently unavailable.
 
Friday, March 15:
 
Cityline: 9 a.m. ET/PT/MT/CT
“Fashion Friday”
Host Tracy Moore and stylist Lisa Rogers showcase beautiful fashions from Brooks Brothers and Gravity Pope. Plus, hairstylist Damien Carney and make-up artist Dino Dilio wow viewers with a stunning audience makeover.
 
Last Man Standing (s/ABC): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“The Fight”
Bill McKendree (recurring guest star Richard Karn, Home Improvement) taunts Mike (Tim Allen) and his family at a baseball game, and Ryan (recurring guest star Jordan Masterson, The 40 Year Old Virgin) impresses Mike with how he handles the situation.
 
Malibu Country(s/ABC): 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
“New Plans”
Reba (Reba McEntire) thinks her music career is about to take off when she finally gets to meet Mr. Bata (guest star James Patrick Stuart, It’s Complicated) in person, but her hopes take a hit when she learns that he wants her to write commercial jingles. Meanwhile, Sage (Hudson Thames) changes his mind about applying to Stanford because he doesn't want to be away from June (Juliette Angelo), and decides to pursue a music career.
 
1600 Penn: 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“Game Theory”
Emily (Jenna Elfman) helps Skip (Josh Gad) prepare for a big date, while Becca (Martha MacIsaac) and D.B. (recurring Canadian guest star Robbie Amell, Cheaper by the Dozen 2) paint a mural for a special room. Plus, Dale (Bill Pullman) and Xander (Benjamin Stockham) face off in a game of Risk.
 
Sunday, March 17:
 
Revenge (s/ABC): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“Illumination”
Victoria (Madeleine Stowe) and Conrad (Henry Czerny) start a charity in Amanda's (Margarita Levieva) honour, but Jack (Nick Wechsler) doesn't fall for their charade. Elsewhere, Emily (Emily VanCamp) worries that her past may come to light once again.
 
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