Rogers Media Specialty Highlights: Monday, April 1 - Sunday, April 14
– Adam Richman coaches a local DJ through 3.6 kg of pork and corn on OLN’s Man v. Food Nation –
– A former revenge seeking police officer is profiled in a new episode of Women Behind Bars on Bio –
Below is a chronological listing of detailed programming highlights for April 1 to April 14. All programming is subject to change.
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The Americans Marathon: Monday, April 1 from 12:00 to 8:30 p.m. ET (check local listings)
Relive FX Canada’s most talked-about drama this season with The Americans marathon. Centered on the complex marriage of two KGB spies (Kerri Russell and Matthew Rhys), this period drama series follows the couple as they pose as Americans in suburban Washington D.C. shortly after Ronald Reagan is elected President.
The Ultimate Fighter: Tuesday, April 2 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
Showboating striker Josh Samman faces the aggressive takedowns of Jimmy Quinlan in the third quarter-final fight. After three fights in one month, Bubba McDaniel worries that his body may not be up to the challenge of taking on Uriah Hall in the fourth quarter-final fight. Later, Dana reveals the semifinal match-ups.
The Americans: Wednesday, April 3 at 10 p.m. ET (check local listings)
Philip (Matthew Rhys) and Elizabeth (Keri Russell) are put to the test when a routine mission goes horribly wrong. Meanwhile, Stan (Noah Emmerich) and the FBI are pushed to their limit when one of their own goes missing.
Legit: Thursday, March 21 at 10:30 p.m. ET (check local listings)
A hot actress Jim (Jim Jefferies) meets on an audition accuses him of attempted rape after he delivers an off-colour joke in her car. Later, Steve’s (Steve Bakkedahl) wife decides to move to Cincinnati with their daughter and her new fiancée, so Jim takes Steve to a gay bar to cheer him up.
The Ultimate Fighter: Tuesday, April 9 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
Both coaches join the semifinalists on a visit to the Harley Davidson showroom. Then, the final four do battle with a spot in the live finale on the line. Josh Samman of Team Jones faces 21 year-old Kelvin Gastelum of Team Sonnen. Later, Uriah Hall guns for yet another knockout as he takes on Dylan Andrews.
The Americans: Wednesday, April 10 at 10 p.m. ET (check local listings)
Stan (Noah Emmerich) pursues a lead that puts him on the trail to one of Gregory's (Derek Luke) crew members, closing the gap between him and Elizabeth (Keri Russell), and reigniting some of the deepest conflicts between her and Philip (Matthew Rhys).
Legit: Thursday, April 11 at 10:30 p.m. ET (check local listings)
When the prostitute from the pilot episode shows up on Jim’s (Jim Jefferies) doorstep pregnant with Billy’s (DJ Squalls) baby, Billy’s mother Janice is horrified. But the nightmare soon blossoms into an opportunity for Billy to ponder the responsibility of relationships and fatherhood.
Man v. Food Nation: Tuesday, April 2 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
Adam is in Omaha, Nebraska, to try the finest cuts from the cattle country, including a massive cold cut sandwich and a whisky-soaked steak. Then, Adam coaches a local DJ through 3.6 kg serving of pork and corn in the Pig Wing Challenge.
Operation Repo: Wednesday, April 3 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
Sonia, Ronnie and Rusty go after a fake repo so Rusty can get his bounty. Later, a repo from a prop master puts Froy and Matt in an explosive situation.
Baggage Battles: Thursday, April 4 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
The auction specialists are in Greensboro, North Carolina, an essential shipping hub, to bid on lost freight. Mark and Billy battle over vintage toys, and the Martins take advantage when other buyers mistake a lucrative item for a cheap sewing machine.
Toy Hunter: Thursday, April 4 at 9:30 p.m. ET (check local listings)
Jordan takes a trip through Ohio and Pennsylvania to dig up some toy gold. While there, Jordan digs through attics, flea markets, and people’s homes and comes across some of his best finds to date.
Man v. Food Nation: Tuesday, April 9 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
Adam is on the island of Oahu for some Hawaiian-style hot dogs and spicy scampi-flavored shrimp. His trip concludes when he coaches a native Hawaiian mother in the massive Moose Omelet Challenge.
Baggage Battles: Thursday, April 11 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“Cash Is King”
Billy, Mark, and the Martins compete for the lost and unclaimed bags of the rich in London, England.
Toy Hunter: Thursday, April 11 at 9:30 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“Texas Toy Step”
Jordan does it big in the state of Texas as he tries to wrangle a huge find for one of the largest auction houses in the country. Jordan is in awe when he enters a superman-themed cave, complete with the original cape worn by Christopher Reeves.
The Biography Channel
Mobsters: Sunday, April 7 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“Louis Eppolito & Stephen Caracappa”
Former NYPD officers Louis Eppolito and Stephen Caracappa are profiled. Both men were convicted in 2006 of committing eight murders while working for a mob underboss.
Women Behind Bars: Sunday, April 7 at 10 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“Celeste and Bernice”
Profiling an unstable woman who persuaded her lover to shoot her husband.
Mobsters: Sunday, April 14 at 9 p.m. ET (check local listings)
Mobster Danny Greene, who operated in Cleveland in the 1970s, is profiled in this compelling new episode.
Women Behind Bars: Sunday, April 14 at 10 p.m. ET (check local listings)
“Roena and Connie”
Profiling a cab driver who murdered a man after he accused her of stealing, and a woman who participated in a liquor store robbery.
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About FX Canada
FX Canada is a digital specialty channel that delivers critically-acclaimed dramas and hit comedies, including FX original series American Horror Story, Wilfred, The League, Lights Out, Terriers and Sons of Anarchy. Delivering compelling entertainment to Canadians, FX Canada’s unique content also features movies and original Canadian programming. FX Canada is a part of Rogers Broadcasting Limited, a division of Rogers Communications Inc. (TSX: RCI and NYSE: RCI) which is a diversified Canadian communications and media company.
OLN is a specialty television station in Canada offering viewers a one-stop destination for adrenaline pumping action and adventure entertainment. Larger than life personalities take viewers on intense and rugged journeys across Canada and the world in pursuit of knowledge, competition and prey. Original Canadian reality, adventure, and travel series along with US acquired programming provides viewers with different perspectives on the world around them unearthing new and exhilarating adventures at every turn. OLN is a part of Rogers Broadcasting Limited, a division of Rogers Communications Inc. (TSX: RCI and NYSE: RCI) which is a diversified Canadian communications and media company. For more information visit www.OLN.ca.
About The Biography Channel
The Biography Channel is a specialty television station in Canada that showcases real people, real drama, 24-hours a day. Offering an entertaining mix of biographies, reality series, documentaries and films; giving viewers behind-the-scenes and up close and personal access to today’s hottest celebrities, movers and shakers and pop culture icons. Available to digital cable and satellite customers, The Biography Channel in Canada is owned by Rogers Broadcasting Limited, a division of Rogers Communications Inc. (TSX: RCI and NYSE: RCI) which is a diversified Canadian communications and media company. For more information visit www.thebiographychannel.ca.
Jessica Beard, FX Canada, OLN, Bio, Jessica Beard@rci.rogers.com, 416.764.3095
Sónia Brum, FX Canada, OLN, Bio, Sonia.Brum@rci.rogers.com, 416.764.3194