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City Prime-time Programming Highlights: Monday, Oct. 21 to Sunday, Oct. 27

– Academy Award®-winning actress Octavia Spencer (The Help) guest stars as Christy’s new friend on Monday’s all-new episode of Mom –
– Danny and Sheldon enlist McKenzie (recurring guest star Eugene Levy) to distract Kim so they can focus on their karaoke tournament this week on Package Deal –
– Jess throws a Halloween party at the loft, and Amy and Charlie work undercover amongst the trick-or-treaters on special Halloween-themed episodes of New Girl and Brooklyn Nine-Nine –
– Jacki Weaver (Silver Linings Playbook) guest stars as Kimmie’s mother in a new episode of Super Fun Night –
 
Below is a chronological listing of detailed highlights for October 21 to 27. All programming is subject to change.
 
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Monday, Oct. 21:
 
How I Met Your Mother (s/CBS): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“Knight Vision”
Ted (Josh Radnor) finds himself with three different date possibilities for the wedding weekend, including Cassie (guest star Anna Camp, The Help), but ends up choosing poorly. Meanwhile, Barney (Neil Patrick Harris) and Robin (Cobie Smulders) have a confrontation with their minister (guest star Edward Herrmann, Gilmore Girls), and Marshall (Jason Segal) learns more about his driving companion Daphne (recurring guest star Sherri Shepard).
 
2 Broke Girls (s/CBS): 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
 “And the Cronuts”
When Max (Kat Dennings) and Caroline (Beth Behrs) start losing business to the “cronut” craze, they come up with their own trend – cake fries.
 
Package Deal: 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
**City Original Series**
“Kim vs. Karaoke”
After her best friend dumps her, Kim (Julia Voth) starts monopolizing Danny’s (Randal Edwards) time, leaving him with no opportunity to practice with his brothers for their annual karaoke tournament. With the help of McKenzie (recurring guest star Eugene Levy), Sheldon (Harland Williams) and Danny decide to find Kim a friend in order to get Danny’s attention back on karaoke. Meanwhile, Ryan (Jay Malone) tries speed dating in hopes of making his ex-wife jealous, but when his date makes fast friends with Kim, Danny starts to feel left out in the cold.
 
Mom (s/CBS): 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
“Six Thousand Bootleg T-Shirts and a Prada Handbag”
Christy (Anna Faris) makes a new friend, Regina (Academy Award®-winning actress Octavia Spencer, The Help), who has big problems. Meanwhile, Bonnie (Allison Janney) attempts to put someone else’s needs ahead of her own.
 
The Project: Guatemala: 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
**OLN Original Series**
“Cheating Death”
The participants visit a garbage site to gather material for eco-bricks that will support the walls of the community centre. The team is reminded of why they’re working so hard when 50 children arrive for a much-anticipated “Kids Day.” Later, host Ray Zahab takes the group on a plane adventure that proves to be a death-defying challenge for the contestants. Then, catch The Project Liveonline at OLN.ca/theprojectfollowing the show. This week, Bethany, Blair, Dallas, and Nina join co-hosts Rachel David (Rogers Your World This Week) and Adam Wylde (KiSS 92.5) to chat about what happened on The Project: Guatemala.
 
Tuesday, Oct. 22:
 
The Biggest Loser:8 p.m. ET on OMNI 1 (s/ABC), 9 p.m. MT on OMNI AB (s/ABC), 7 p.m. PT on OMNI BC
The contestants learn that only one team member's weight will count in this week’s weigh-in. Then, after a water-bucket race challenge, one contestant receives a troubling health update. Later, a child ambassador from Season 14 revisits the show for an update.
 
Dads (s/FOX): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“My Dad is Hotter Than Your Dad”
Warner (Giovanni Ribisi) hires an older woman as the new office assistant with the hope that Eli (Seth Green) won’t be attracted to her. However, his plan backfires when Crawford (Martin Mull) and David (Peter Riegert) start competing for her affection.
 
Brooklyn Nine-Nine (s/FOX): 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
“Halloween”
Amy (Melissa Fumero) is dismayed to learn that she has to wear a costume while out on undercover street patrol with Charles (Joe Lo Truglio) on Halloween. Meanwhile, back at the precinct, Jake (Andy Samberg) bets Captain Holt (Andre Braugher) that he can steal his Medal of Valour before midnight – leading him to debut costumes of his own.
 
New Girl (s/FOX): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“Keaton”
Jess (Zooey Deschanel) throws a Halloween party and teams up with Nick (Jake Johnson) and Winston (Lamorne Morris) to cheer up a gloomy Schmidt (Max Greenfield) by pretending to be his childhood hero, Michael Keaton. However, Schmidt ends up making a decision that could affect his loft mates.
 
The Mindy Project (s/FOX): 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
“Bro Club for Dudes”
Mindy's (Mindy Kaling) excited to join the guys for a boys’ night out at the MoMA, the Museum of Modern Art, but quickly realizes she misunderstood their plans – they're not going to the museum, they're going to an MMA fight. UFC President Dana White, actor Josh Peck (Drake & Josh), and reality star Kendra Wilkinson (Kendra on Top) guest star.
 
Wednesday, Oct. 23:
 
Revolution (s/NBC): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“One Riot, One Ranger”
Aaron (Zak Orth) and Rachel (Elizabeth Mitchell) speculate about the extreme effects of Nano technology, while Miles (Billy Burke) tries to convince an old comrade to help bring down the Patriots. Plus, Charlie (Tracy Spiridakos) has a surprise for Miles and her mother.
 
Modern Family (s/ABC): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“The Help”
When Gloria (Sofia Vergara) hires a too-good-to-be-true male nanny named Andy (guest star Adam DeVine, Pitch Perfect), Jay (Ed O'Neill) and Manny (Rico Rodriguez) are strongly against it. Meanwhile, Mitch (Jesse Tyler Ferguson) and Cam (Eric Stonestreet) recruit Pepper (recurring guest star Nathan Lane) to plan their dream wedding.
 
Super Fun Night (s/ABC): 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
“Engagement Party”
While trying to organize her sister Jazmine’s (guest star Ashley Tisdale, High School Musical) engagement party, Kimmie’s (Rebel Wilson) mother Pamela (guest star Jacki Weaver, Silver Linings Playbook) takes control and changes the party to a luau theme – and everyone must wear bathing suits. To make matters worse for Kimmie, Pamela has invited Richard (Kevin Bishop) to the party.
 
Nashville (s/ABC): 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
“Don’t Open That Door”
Scarlett (Clare Bowen) feels uncomfortable performing at a benefit concert after Jeff (recurring guest star Oliver Hudson) orders his new stars to flaunt their sex appeal. Meanwhile, Rayna (Connie Britton) plots to buy the rights to her music from Edgehill.
 
Thursday, Oct. 24:
 
Once Upon a Time in Wonderland (s/ABC): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“Forget Me Not”
In a flashback, Will’s (Michael Socha) journey towards becoming the nifty Knave of Hearts is revealed. Meanwhile in Wonderland, Cyrus (Peter Gadiot) successfully tricks Jafar (Naveen Andrews) and the Red Queen (Emma Rigby) into sending a Bandersnatch after Alice (Sophie Lowe), leading her to expose something the White Rabbit (John Lithgow) has been hiding.
 
The Crazy Ones (s/CBS): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“She’s so European”
When Roberts & Roberts’ sophisticated British client visits (guest star Saffron Burrows, Law & Order: Criminal Intent), Simon (Robin Williams), Zach (James Wolk), and Sydney (Sarah Michelle Gellar) rally for her attention, blurring professional and personal boundaries. Meanwhile, Andrew (Hamish Linklater) is left alone to deal with a difficult veteran voiceover artist.

Scandal (s/ABC): 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT

“Say Hello to My Little Friend”
Struggling to find clients, Pope & Associates decides to take on a philandering senator who enjoys taking photos of his private areas. Meanwhile, Mellie (Bellamy Young) gets involved in her own scandal with Democratic Congresswoman Josephine Marcus (guest star Lisa Kudrow, Friends).
 
Friday, Oct. 25:
 
Meet the Family: 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
**City Original Series**
**Encore Presentation**
“Cheeseman”
Mack and Kristen are taking their relationship to the next level: meeting the family. What Mack doesn’t know is that Kristen’s family is played by actors determined to give him a hard time. Mom blames Mack for losing her cat, and trouble-making sister Hannah needs his help to escape. Meanwhile, fire-chief Dad has a real axe to grind.
 
The Middle: 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
**100th Episode**
“The 100th
During Orson, Indiana’s 100th anniversary event, Frankie (Patricia Heaton) and Mike (Neil Flynn) find themselves driving a giant cow float in the parade. Meanwhile, Brick (Atticus Shaffer) tries to earn his place in Orson history by working on a new town motto, and Axl (Charlie McDermott) and his pals try to earn some cash by reviving Boss Co.
 
Back in the Game: 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
“She.Could.Go.All.The.Way!”
“The Cannon” (James Caan) and Dick (Benjamin Koldyke) team up to sabotage Terry’s (Maggie Lawson) blossoming relationship with a new boyfriend. Plus, “The Cannon” shows some tough love after he learns that Danny (Griffin Gluck) has been letting other kids cheat off his tests.
 
Sunday, Oct. 27:
 
Storage Wars Canada: 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
**OLN Original Series**
“It’s Like Archaeology, You Dig?”
North York, ON, becomes an archaeological dig site as buyers unearth pieces of the past that could enrich their future. Roy buries Cindy and uncovers something with major potential, while Bogart finds a familiar locker. Plus, Rick and Cindy uncover an item with First Nations ties.
 
Meet the Family: 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
**City Original Series**
“Germaphobe”
Joel and Maia are taking their relationship to the next level: meeting the family. What Joel doesn’t know is that Maia’s family is played by actors determined to give him a hard time. Sister Hannah’s a messy speed-eater, brother Jason’s dating a granny, Mom’s mood has more swings than a playground, and Dad’s an extreme germaphobe who thinks Joel’s filthy.
 
Revenge (s/ABC): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“Control”
Daniel (Joshua Bowman) makes a surprising announcement at the Voulez magazine launch party, throwing Emily’s (Emily VanCamp) plans off course. Meanwhile, a new enemy targets Jack (Nick Wechsler), forcing him to make a tough choice in the interest of his family.
 
Betrayal (s/ABC): 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
“...Nice Photos”
Sara (Hannah Ware) emits a new sense of self-confidence and Jack (Stuart Townsend) makes a better effort at home after their secret romance blossoms. Meanwhile, T.J.'s (Henry Thomas) friend Rodney (Kamal Angelo Bolden) finds a crucial piece of evidence in the investigation.
 
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