Rogers Media Specialty Highlights Monday, March 18 – Sunday, March 31
– Boxing legend Mike Tyson visits the Octagon in the latest installment of The Ultimate Fighter on FX Canada –
– Jordan stumbles upon an impressive Star Wars collection on a new episode of Toy Hunter on OLN –
– Joe “Mad Dog” Sullivan’s infamous escape from Attica Correctional Facility is shared on a new episode of Mobsters –
Below is a chronological listing of detailed programming highlights for March 18 to March 31. All programming is subject to change.
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The Ultimate Fighter: Tuesday, March 19 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“The Wild Card”
Preliminary losers Bubba McDaniel and Kevin Casey battle for a chance to return to the competition when they meet in the wild card match. Later, Dana reveals the quarter-final match-ups.
The Americans: Wednesday, March 20 at 10 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“Mutually Assured Destruction”
Philip (Matthew Rhys) and Elizabeth (Keri Russell) must prevent an assassin from taking out key American scientists, while Stan (Noah Emmerich) attempts to track down the same man. Then, Grannie shocks Elizabeth with the truth about what happened between Philip and Irina in New York.
Legit: Thursday, March 21 at 10:30 p.m. ET (check local listings)
Jim (Jim Jefferies) volunteers at Billy’s (DJ Qualls) adult care facility, but his attempt goes awry when Rodney (Nick Daley) escapes, and Jim’s advances toward a female nurse annoy the patients.
The Ultimate Fighter: Tuesday, March 26 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“The Quarter-finals Begin”
As he prepares for his quarter-final showdown, Kelvin Gastelum gets a surprise visit from world champion Ronda Rousey. Then, with boxing legend Mike Tyson in attendance, last-pick Dylan Andrews tries to secure a spot in the final four when he faces Team Sonnen’s top-pick, Luke Barnatt.
Legit: Thursday, March 28 at 10:30 p.m. ET (check local listings)
Jim (Jim Jefferies), Steve (Dan Bakkedahl), Billy (DJ Qualls), and Rodney (Nick Daley) attend a minor league baseball game. When Jim refuses to remove his hat during the anthem, a political scuffle ensues.
Man v. Food Nation: Tuesday, March 19 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
Adam visits Cincinnati, Ohio, to sample extraordinary grilled cheese sandwiches and the famous Cincinnati chili over pasta. Later, he helps guide a baseball coach through a Reuben sandwich food challenge.
Operation Repo: Wednesday, March 20 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
Sonia and Ronnie discover a registered owner has turned his car into a barbecue, while Matt and Froy attempt to calm another registered owner undergoing anger management. Later, Matt and Ronnie face off against a group of medics.
Baggage Battles: Thursday, March 21 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“Blast from the Past”
Billy, Mark, and the Martins head to the Boston Estates Auction to gamble on genuine historical items. However, they quickly discover some items sold at the auction are inauthentic.
Toy Hunter: Thursday, March 21 at 9:30 p.m. ET (check local listings)
Jordan heads to the Jersey Shore to explore an outdoor shed filled with old collectible toys. Later, he raids an attic and stumbles upon a hefty Star Wars collection.
Ghost Hunters: Friday, March 22 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
TAPS investigates a converted mill in Clairmont, New Hampshire, where the new owners have witnessed flying objects and mysterious shadows. Later, the team investigates paranormal happenings at Tinker Cottage in Rockford, Illinois.
Man v. Food Nation: Tuesday, March 26 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
Adam visits the Watkins Glen International near Rochester, New York, to support NASCAR driver Joey Logano, both on the track and in a food challenge. During his trip, Adam tries a steak sandwich and plate with all the fixings.
Operation Repo: Wednesday, March 27 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
Ronnie and Sonia battle with a crazy jazz musician, while a repo from a prop master puts Froy and Matt in an explosive situation. Later, Sonia and Matt encounter a Village People cover band.
Baggage Battles: Thursday, March 28 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“Man on Fire”
Nicknamed “The Gate City”, Greensboro, North Carolina, is a major hub for import and export. Billy, Mark, and the Martins head to Greensboro hoping to turn a profit on some unclaimed southern treasure.
Toy Hunter: Thursday, March 28 at 9:30 p.m. ET (check local listings)
Jordan visits Mississippi to hunt down action figures. While there, he gets his hands on a Freddy Krueger statue and a Superman action figure.
Ghost Hunters: Friday, March 29 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“Tunnels of Terror”
TAPS travels to Lockport, New York, to investigate an underground cave system. Later, the team journeys to Skaneateles, New York, to inspect the Fuller House, a family home known for its infamous ghost room.
The Biography Channel
Mobsters: Sunday, March 24 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“Mad Dog Sullivan”
Delve deep into the life and times of Joe "Mad Dog" Sullivan, a notorious mafia hit man and the only person to ever escape from Attica Correctional Facility.
Women Behind Bars: Sunday, March 24 at 10 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“Patricia and Rebecca”
Profiling a woman who shot her abusive husband, and a mother who killed her five-year-old step-daughter during an argument.
Mobsters: Sunday, March 31 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“Tommy ‘Karate’ Pitera”
Chronicling Tommy "Karate" Pitera, a violent mafia leader whose closest friends eventually brought the mob killer to justice.
Women Behind Bars: Sunday, March 31 at 10 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“Deborah and Maryann”
Profiles include a woman who murdered her own parents, and a woman who assisted in a robbery and murder along with her husband.
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