City Prime-time Programming Highlights Monday, Oct. 7 to Sunday, Oct. 13
– Cam struggles to come clean about his and Mitch’s engagement to his older sister on Modern Family’s 100th episode –
– Danny and his brothers are in an all-out prank war until Kim takes things a bit too far on a new episode of original comedy Package Deal –
Below is a chronological listing of detailed highlights for October 7 to 13. All programming is subject to change.
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Monday, Oct. 7:
How I Met Your Mother (s/CBS): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“The Broken Code”
While Barney (Neil Patrick Harris) works through his anger at Ted (Josh Radnor) after finding out he still has feelings for Robin (Cobie Smulders), Marshall (Jason Segal) calls in via webcam to help settle their dispute. Meanwhile, Lily (Alyson Hannigan) realizes she is Robin's only female friend.
Package Deal: 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
**City Original Series**
Danny (Randal Edwards), Sheldon (Harland Williams), and Ryan (Jay Malone) have a long and storied tradition of pranking one another. When the brothers replace Danny’s bed with a giant vat of water, Danny officially declares the start of the prank war. Feeling completely excluded, Kim (Julia Voth) tries to join in on the fun by pranking Sheldon, but her intricate plan backfires.
2 Broke Girls (s/CBS): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“And the Kitty Kitty Spank Spank”
When Max (Kat Dennings) becomes smitten with an old stray cat that's been hanging around the apartment, Caroline (Beth Behrs) tries to convince her that it needs a better home. But just when they think they've found one, the cat's fate takes a turn.
Mom (s/CBS): 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
“A Small Nervous Breakdown and a Misplaced Fork”
Christy (Anna Faris) goes on her first date since she stopped drinking. Meanwhile, Bonnie (Allison Janney) teaches her grandson Roscoe (Blake Garrett Rosenthal) how to gamble.
The Project: Guatemala: 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
**OLN Original Series**
Host Ray Zahab rewards the group with an afternoon of shopping and relaxing after participating in an adventure relay race challenge at Lake Atitlan. However, a great day turns into disaster when things unravel on the ride home, forcing someone to leave the camp for good. Plus, catch The Project Live online at OLN.ca/theproject following the show. Co-hosted by Rachel David (Rogers Your World This Week) and Adam Wylde (KiSS 92.5), the half-hour digital after show gives fans the opportunity to interact with the host and cast about what happened on The Project: Guatemala this week.
Tuesday, Oct. 8:
Dads (s/FOX): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
Eli (Seth Green) starts dating Veronica's (Brenda Song) friend Anne (guest star Allison Munn, One Tree Hill), an attractive yet annoying comedian, and agrees to move in with her just to spite David (Peter Riegert). Meanwhile, a recording session for video company Ghost Child's new game, "Occue-Die Wall Street," gets out of hand when Crawford (Martin Mull) helps Warner (Giovanni Ribisi) with voice-over work.
Brooklyn Nine-Nine (s/FOX): 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
Much to the team's annoyance, Jake (Andy Samberg) hits on an attractive medical examiner, Dr. Rossi (guest star Mary Elizabeth Ellis, It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia), at a crime scene and holds up the autopsy report. Meanwhile, Sergeant Jeffords’s (Terry Crews) hidden artistic talents are revealed when the sketch artist is out sick.
New Girl (s/FOX): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
A vengeful Schmidt (Max Greenfield) targets Jess (Zooey Deschanel) and Nick's (Jake Johnson) relatively happy relationship. Meanwhile, Winston (Lamorne Morris) is determined to give his cat one last night of carnal glory after learning he must be neutered.
The Mindy Project (s/FOX): 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
According to Morgan (Ike Barinholtz), anyone who sleeps with him will find the love of their life immediately afterward. Curious to test this theory, Mindy (Mindy Kaling) takes Morgan up on his offer, but backs out at the last minute, humiliating Morgan and prompting him to sue her for sexual harassment. In order to end the lawsuit and get back into Morgan's good graces, Mindy makes him an offer he can't refuse.
Lucky 7 (s/ABC): 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
As the group makes plans for receiving their winnings, Leanne (Anastasia Phillips) is tormented by the possibility that she is being followed and hatches a desperate plan. Meanwhile, Denise (Lorraine Bruce) sets up a meeting with "the cable guy" – the woman she suspects is having an affair with her husband – that leads to shocking results. Plus, Detective Minetti (Jason Weinberg, Red) is convinced that he has a break in the robbery case and won't stop until he cracks someone in the Gold Star family for information.
Wednesday, Oct. 9:
Revolution (s/NBC): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
While legions of tribesmen threaten all of Willoughby, Rachel (Elizabeth Mitchell) makes a brave attempt to rescue Miles (Billy Burke) and escape with an ailing tribesman's wife. Meanwhile, Charlie (Tracy Spiridakos) and Adam (recurring guest star Patrick Heusinger) are at odds over what to do with Monroe (David Lyons); and Aaron (Zak Orth) faces death yet again.
Modern Family (s/ABC): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
Cam's (Eric Stonestreet) visit from his older sister Pam (guest star Dana Powell, Suburgatory) causes him to panic and hide his and Mitch’s engagement from her – but it turns out she has news of her own. Plus, Phil (Ty Burrell) and Claire (Julie Bowen) make a guilt-ridden decision to miss one of Luke's (Nolan Gould) volleyball games, until one of them is caught going behind the other’s back.
Super Fun Night (s/ABC): 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
“Three Men and a Boubier”
Kimmie (Rebel Wilson) takes it upon herself to embellish hers and her roommates’ online dating profiles after they receive little interest. Soon, the ladies find themselves on a group date with three cute guys who are expecting a Russian super model, a tattoo artist, and a world-famous botanist.
Nashville (s/ABC): 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
“I Don’t Want to Talk About it Now”
Juliette (Hayden Panettiere) performs at a high-paying private gig at a billionaire couple's anniversary party, but discovers her host is interested in more than just her musical abilities. Plus, Deacon's (Charles Esten) troubled past with his own father casts a shadow over his impending relationship with Maddie (Lennon Stella); and Will (Chris Cormack) and Scarlett (Clare Bowen) undergo makeovers for the Stockholders Showcase.
Thursday, Oct. 10:
Once Upon a Time in Wonderland (s/ABC): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“Down the Rabbit Hole”
In Victorian England, a young, beautiful girl named Alice (Sophie Lowe, Beautiful Kate) tells a tale of a strange new land that exists on the other side of a rabbit hole. Doctors are sure this troubled girl is insane, trying to cure her with a treatment that will make her forget everything. Alice seems ready to put it all behind her, especially the painful memory of Cyrus (Peter Gadiot, The Forbidden Girl), the handsome genie she fell in love with and lost forever. But deep down Alice knows this world is real, and just in the nick of time, the sardonic Knave of Hearts (Michael Socha, This Is England) and the irrepressible White Rabbit (John Lithgow, 3rd Rock From the Sun) arrive to save her from a doomed fate. Together, the trio take a tumble down the rabbit hole to Wonderland where nothing is impossible.
The Crazy Ones (s/CBS): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
When a client pitch shines a negative light on Simon (Robin Williams) and Sydney's (Sarah Michelle Gellar) father-daughter relationship, Simon decides to re-teach Sydney how to drive in hopes of making up for her bad childhood memories. Meanwhile, Andrew's (Hamish Linklater) confidence suffers when Lauren (Amanda Setton) tells him that he is Zach's (James Wolk) “suckerfish.”
Parks and Recreation: 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
The Pawnee Parks employees are matched with their Eagleton counterparts, causing Leslie (Amy Poehler) to play dirty and trash-talk her equal, city councillor Ingrid de Forest (recurring guest star Kristin Bell). Meanwhile Ben (Adam Scott) and Chris (Rob Lowe) reunite for an accounting project, and Ann (Rashida Jones) reveals her plans for the future.
Scandal (s/ABC): 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
“Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner”
Olivia’s (Kerry Washington) relationship with her estranged father is revealed through a series of flashbacks, while the White House and Pope & Associates are in the middle of cleaning up the public mess they created.
Friday, Oct. 11:
The Middle: 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
After Frankie (Patricia Heaton) and Mike (Neil Flynn) return the church van, Sue (Eden Sher) is annoyed that she has to take the bus again. But when her parents give her permission to buy her own car if she gets a job, Sue accepts a position as a potato girl at a local eatery. Meanwhile, Brick’s (Atticus Shaffer) principal requests a meeting with Frankie and Mike after they’re told he’s been missing all of his classes.
Back in the Game: 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
“Play Hard or Go Home”
Terry Jr. (Maggie Lawson) attempts to find Terry “The Cannon” Sr. (James Caan) a girlfriend in hopes that he will start being nicer to her and the team. Meanwhile, Danny (Griffin Gluck) goes on a mission to tell Vanessa (Kennedy Waite) how he feels about her.
Sunday, Oct. 13:
Storage Wars Canada: 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
**OLN Original Series**
“You Just Got ‘Roy’d”
Brampton, ON, becomes a battleground as Roy blasts the buyers with rude and crude comments. Cindy does her best to throw Ursula off her game, and Paul tries to teach Bogart a thing or two.
Meet the Family: 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
**City Original Series**
Mike and Marissa are taking their relationship to the next level: meeting the family. What Mike doesn’t know is that Marisa’s family is played by actors determined to give him a hard time. Mom’s an extreme cheapskate, serving food from a dumpster, sister Hannah needs help with some “acting exercises,” and brother Jason is all right – but his puppet is a real jerk. Most frightening of all, Dad lets Mike in on his devilish secret.
Revenge (s/ABC): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
With a new lease on life, Nolan (Gabriel Mann) throws a housewarming party worthy of The Hampton's elite, but an unexpected guest leads to a stirring showdown. Meanwhile, Conrad's (Henry Czerny) mortality causes him to question his sins.
Betrayal (s/ABC): 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
“If You Want the Fruit…”
Heart-racing fantasies throw Sara (Hannah Ware) off balance as she resists the pull of her affair with Jack (Stuart Townsend). As Drew (Chris Johnson) tries to get to the bottom of Lou's murder, he has a heated face off against Jack in court for T.J.'s (Henry Thomas) bail hearing. Meanwhile, Thatcher (James Cromwell) and Jack argue about past recriminations and guilt surrounding T.J.'s car accident years ago.
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