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City Prime-time Programming Highlights: Monday, Nov. 11 to Sunday, Nov. 17

– City honours Canada’s fallen soldiers with special Remembrance Day coverage on Monday –
– Emmy® Award-winning actor Bryan Cranston (Breaking Bad) returns as Ted’s former boss on a special flashback episode of How I Met Your Mother
– Justin Long (For a Good Time, Call…), Brad Garrett (Everybody Loves Raymond), and Jeffrey Tambor (Arrested Development) guest star on Mom, The Crazy Ones, and Raising Hope, respectively –
– Sheldon’s plan to steal Danny’s identity and apartment in order to attract classy women goes awry on a new episode of original comedy Package Deal
Below is a chronological listing of detailed highlights for November 11 to 17. All programming is subject to change.
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Monday, Nov. 11:
Special Remembrance Day Coverage
City honours Canada's fallen soldiers and veterans throughout the day, beginning with special coverage on Breakfast Television Toronto, Montreal, Winnipeg, and Edmonton. Additionally, Breakfast Television Toronto will include coverage highlights from the Sunrise Service at Prospect Cemetery from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. ET. A live stream of the full Sunrise Service will be available on bttoronto.caThen, at 10:59 a.m. local time, City stations across the country will carry live coverage of Remembrance Day ceremonies. Remembrance Day coverage highlights continue on CityNews during regular broadcasts on The Five, CityNews at Six, and CityNews Tonight.
How I Met Your Mother (s/CBS): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
In a flashback episode, the gang ponders the future of the Ted (Josh Radnor), Robin (Cobie Smulders), and Barney (Neil Patrick Harris) love triangle. Plus, Ted’s former boss Hammond Druthers (recurring guest star Bryan Cranston, Breaking Bad) has another job offer for Ted; and Barney accepts a series of challenges from Lily (Alyson Hannigan) and Robin.
2 Broke Girls (s/CBS): 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
“And the ‘It’ Hole”
When Caroline's (Beth Behrs) date is a no-show after promising to take her to one of the city’s newest restaurants, she and Max (Kat Dennings) decide to take advantage of the hard-to-get reservation.
Mike & Molly (s/CBS): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“The First and the Last Ride-Along”
Molly (Melissa McCarthy) spends a day working with Mike (Billy Gardell) on the police force to gather information about a crime novel she’s decided to write.
Mom (s/CBS): 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
“Big Sur and Strawberry Lube”
Christy (Anna Faris) is nervous about going on a romantic weekend getaway with Adam (recurring guest star Justin Long). Meanwhile, Gabriel's (Nate Corddry) wife suspects he is cheating and seeks comfort from Christy.
Law & Order: UK: 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
Detective Sergeant Sam Casey (Paul Nicholls) is suspended over the death of Finn Tyler (Aidan McArdle), leaving the investigation in Detective Inspector Wes Leyton (Paterson Joseph) and Detective Sergeant Ronnie Brooks’s (Bradley Walsh) hands.
Tuesday, Nov. 12:
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
Season 14’s child ambassadors Biingo, Lindsay, and Sunny return to the ranch along with Sam Kass, the White House senior policy advisor on nutrition, for a cooking challenge with the contestants. The child ambassadors critique nutritious and tasty meals prepared by the blue, white, and red teams, rewarding the winning team with an incredible prize. Later, the contestants take part in a special workout with a group of inspiring women affected by cancer before facing the scales at the weigh-in.
Dads (s/FOX): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“Doubles Trouble”
Eli (Seth Green) begins to doubt his friendship with Warner (Giovanni Ribisi) when he chooses Camila (Vanessa Lachey) as his partner in their annual virtual tennis tournament. Meanwhile, Crawford (Martin Mull) and David (Peter Riegert) try to prove that they’re capable of making true friends.
Brooklyn Nine-Nine (s/FOX): 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
“Old School”
Jake (Andy Samberg) looks forward to a day spent with a former crime reporter (guest star Stacy Keach, Lights Out) whom he admires, but the visit is tarnished when he learns that his comments about the precinct were considered on the record. Elsewhere, Terry (Terry Crews) and Charles (Joe Lo Truglio) work with Rosa (Stephanie Beatriz) to help her be less imposing on the witness stand.
New Girl (s/FOX): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
An overabundance of Chinese food take-out menus left at the loft's front door is the catalyst for an interconnected series of adventures for Jess (Zooey Deschanel) and the guys.
The Mindy Project (s/FOX): 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
“You’ve Got Sext”
Mindy (Mindy Kaling) reveals her crush to Danny (Chris Messina), who thinks she's talking about him instead of a lawyer named Cliff (recurring guest star Glenn Howerton). Meanwhile, Morgan (Ike Barinholtz) and Peter (Adam Pally) find Mindy’s phone and engage in a conversation with Cliff that may lead to unintended romantic consequences.
Wednesday, Nov. 13:
Revolution (s/NBC): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“Come Blow Your Horn”
As Miles (Billy Burke) and the gang try to escape their current situation, Rachel (Elizabeth Mitchell) and Gene (Stephen Collins) continue to struggle with their relationship, which affects Charlie (Tracy Spiridakos). Meanwhile, Neville (Giancarlo Esposito) takes a gamble with the Patriots.
Modern Family (s/ABC): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“A Fair to Remember”
A day at the school fair for the Prichett clan has its ups and downs when Gloria (Sofia Vergara) volunteers Jay (Ed O'Neill) to be part of the security crew, along with his nemesis Derrick (guest star Jordan Peele, MADtv). Meanwhile, Phil (Ty Burrell) plans a 20th-anniversary surprise for Claire (Julie Bowen) at the same time she has one waiting for him at home; and the football team's losing streak has Cameron (Eric Stonestreet) in a funk.
Super Fun Night (s/ABC): 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
“The Love Lioness”
Kimmie (Rebel Wilson) and the gang attend a relationship seminar by Jane Spencer (guest star Molly Shannon, Saturday Night Live), "The Love Lioness," who compares finding men to hunting prey in the wild. While testing the theories at a hotel bar, Kimmie picks up Parker (guest star Will Sasso, The Three Stooges) and is surprised when he invites her up to his room. 
Nashville (s/ABC): 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
“She’s Got You”
Maddie (Lennon Stella) seeks a connection with Deacon (Charles Esten) as Teddy's (Eric Close) wedding day approaches. Meanwhile, Rayna (Connie Britton) and Luke (Will Chase) bond as they discuss exes and children; and Will (Chris Carmack) learns that Brent (Derek Krantz) is dating a new man.
Thursday, Nov. 14:
Once Upon a Time in Wonderland (s/ABC): 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
“Heart of Stone”
In a flashback, Will (Michael Socha) and Anastasia/the Red Queen (Emma Rigby) realize that life in Wonderland isn’t exactly what they imagined. After being humiliated at a palace ball, Anastasia convinces Will to steal the crown jewels in order to get them out of poverty, leading them into trouble with the King. Back down the rabbit hole, the Red Queen convinces Alice (Sophie Lowe) to help her obtain magic dust in exchange for information about Cyrus’ (Peter Gadiot) whereabouts. But little do they know, Cyrus has managed to escape Jafar’s (Naveen Andrews) castle.
The Crazy Ones (s/CBS): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
“The Stan Wood Account”
Simon (Robin Williams) is intent on making things right when his business partner, Gordon Lewis (guest star Brad Garrett, Everybody Loves Raymond), forces him to give up his very first client when it conflicts with another account.
Package Deal: 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
**City Original Series**
**New Day and Time**
“Sheldon Pretends to be Danny”
It’s Kim’s (Julia Voth) birthday and Ryan (Jay Malone) helps Danny (Randal Edwards) with his gift by taking him to his favourite jewellery store – the same place he used to buy gifts for his ex-wife. When he discovers his ex’s new beau is expected to pick something up, Ryan stakes out the store for days to catch a glimpse of his “competition.” Meanwhile, Sheldon (Harland Williams) uses Danny’s apartment – and identity – to help him seduce a classier brand of women. But, the women turn out to be less-than-classy when one of them threatens to ruin Danny’s birthday plans for Kim.
Scandal (s/ABC): 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
“Everything’s Coming Up Mellie”
Mellie (Bellamy Young) decides to do a hard-hitting news interview to help bolster her public image. Meanwhile, Huck (Guillermo Díaz) continues to push Quinn (Katie Lowes) away; Cyrus (Jeff Perry) schemes to take down Vice President Sally Langston (Kate Burton); and flashbacks reveal how Fitz (Tony Goldwyn), Mellie, and Cyrus first joined forces.
Friday, Nov. 15
Parks and Recreation: 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
**Two Back-to-back Episodes**
Leslie (Amy Poehler) throws Ben (Adam Scott) a birthday bash but is forced to leave early for an emergency late-night filibuster. Meanwhile, Tom (Aziz Ansari) tries to make some memories with his new girlfriend (Canadian guest star Tatiana Maslany, Orphan Black); and April (Aubrey Plaza) reconnects with Andy (Chris Pratt).
Parks and Recreation: 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
“Recall Vote”
Leslie (Amy Poehler) prepares a haunted Halloween house with Ben (Adam Scott), Ann (Rashida Jones), and Chris (Rob Lowe) on the day of the recall vote. Meanwhile, Tom (Aziz Ansari) fears the end of Rent-A-Swag and persuades Ron (Nick Offerman) to help him save his business.
Raising Hope (s/FOX): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
**Two Back-to-back Episodes**
**Season Premiere**
“Déjà Vu Man”
A mysterious Natesville resident (guest star Jeffrey Tambor, Arrested Development) keeps showing up in the Chance family’s lives, leading Maw Maw (Cloris Leachman) to realize a revelation about Virginia’s (Martha Plimpton) past.
Raising Hope (s/FOX): 9:30 p.m. ET/PT, 10:30 p.m. MT, 8:30 p.m. CT
“Burt Bucks”
Sabrina (Shannon Woodward) saves Jimmy's (Lucas Neff) life, leading him to question his masculinity. Meanwhile, Burt (Garret Dillahunt) and Virginia (Martha Plimpton) learn a painful economics lesson after introducing Natesville to “Burt Bucks” – a new bartering system that could be mistaken for a pyramid scheme.
Sunday, Nov. 17:
Storage Wars Canada: 8 p.m. ET/PT, 9 p.m. MT, 7 p.m. CT
**OLN Original Series**
“Fashion Passion”
Ursula finally finds the fashion locker of her dreams in Newmarket, ON – but can she win it? Meanwhile, Paul and Bogart have a close shave; Roy’s profits hang by a thread; and Cindy and Rick enjoy everyone overspending in their hometown.
Meet the Family: 8:30 p.m. ET/PT, 9:30 p.m. MT, 7:30 p.m. CT
**City Original Series**
“Dimwit Dad”
Justin and Stephanie are taking their relationship to the next level: meeting the family. What Justin doesn’t know is that Stephanie’s family is played by actors determined to give him a hard time. But it won’t be easy: Mom shows him a grisly crime scene, Dad’s a clinical moron who entertains himself by throwing sandwiches at the fan, and brother Jason has rabies. Worst of all, sister Hannah needs a new groom after being left at the altar – and Justin would be the perfect replacement.
Revenge (s/ABC): 9 p.m. ET/PT, 10 p.m. MT, 8 p.m. CT
Victoria (Madeleine Stowe) throws Emily (Emily VanCamp) a bridal shower that neither of them will soon forget. Meanwhile, Emily takes drastic measures when Daniel (Joshua Bowman) grows more distant.
Betrayal (s/ABC): 10 p.m. ET/PT, 8 p.m. MT, 9 p.m. CT
“...One More Shot”
The impact of the affair affects Sara (Hannah Ware) and Jack’s (Stuart Townsend) relationships with their families – Sara struggles with the new dynamic at home, and Jack realizes he’s become disconnected from his children after celebrating their birthdays. Meanwhile, T.J.’s (Henry Thomas) reckless behaviour following a traumatic event forces Thatcher (James Cromwell) to take drastic measures and confront his past.
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