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TV GORD’S WHAT’S ON for the week of March 26th-April 1st, 2017

All times eastern.  A few new and returning shows, including the Jason Jones and Samantha Bee created comedy, The Detour. I thought season one was very funny and am looking forward to the second season! The Jenna Elfman sitcom, Imaginary Mary, looks promising, too. Also, CBC launches a Canada 150 history lesson! Happy viewing! Sunday Canada: The Story of Us – …

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TV GORD’S WHAT’S ON for the week of March 19-25, 2017

  It’s a quieter week for new and returning shows, but there are some highlights worth mentioning and here they are. Happy viewing! All Times are eastern Sunday Anne – 8 to 10pm on CBC – Series Premiere The latest retelling of the Anne of Green Gables story, with Amybeth McNulty starring as young Anne, who is mistakenly sent to …

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TV GORD’S WHAT’S ON for the week of March 12-18, 2017

All Times are eastern Canada’s entertainment industry honours its own, Comedians David Spade and Adam Corolla both have new series; and some shows return for their mid-season runs (including the final season of Saving Hope). Happy viewing! Sunday Canadian Screen Awards – 8 to 10 on CBC Howie Mandel hosts the 5th annual awards ceremony honouring Canadian film and television. …

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TV GORD’S WHAT’S ON for the week of March 5-11, 2017

All Times are eastern Quite a few new and returning shows this week, including the returns of Jennifer Lopez’s Shades of Blue, a new Broadchurch series, and Susan Sarandon and Jessica Lange embody the formidable superstars Bette Davis and Joan Crawford. Happy Viewing! Sunday Little Big Shots – 8 to 9pm on NBC/City – 2nd Season Premiere Time After Time …

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TV GORD’S WHAT’S ON for the week of February 26-March 4, 2017

All Times are eastern The Oscars, a four-way crossover of NBC’s Chicago shows, and ABC turns over eight hours of prime time programming to a miniseries about the civil rights struggles of the LGBTQ community. Those are among the highlights to close out February sweeps. Happy viewing! Sunday The Oscars – 8:30 to 11:30pm (time approximate) on ABC/CTV Jimmy Kimmel …

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TV GORD’S WHAT’S ON for the week of February 19-25, 2017

all times eastern There is life after The Good Wife. More Billions. Bates Motel returns for its final season. The Blacklist branches out. There are some intriguing new entries on the TV landscape this week. Sunday The Good Fight – 8 to 9pm on CBS/Global/W – Series Premiere Picture The Good Wife without Alicia Florek (Julianna Margulies). Diane Lockhart (Christine …

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TV GORD’S WHAT’S ON for the week of February 12-18, 2017

All Times are eastern The Walking Dead, Humans and Girls are back! Downton Abbey’s Michelle Dockery and Grey’s Anatomy’s Katherine Heigl are back with new shows! @Midnight goes live! All that and the Grammy Awards! Happy viewing! Sunday The 59th Annual Grammy Awards – 8pm to 11:30 on CBS/City Mr. Carpool Karoake himself, James Corden hosts the awards that honour …

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TV GORD’S WHAT’S ON for the week of February 5-11, 2017

All Times are eastern After the big football game, there are some highlights ahead: a new era in the 24 saga. FX becomes FX-men with Legion, Smokey Robinson is honoured and CNN tackles comedy (y’know, aside from the current state of Washington DC). Happy viewing! Sunday Super Bowl LI – 6:30 on Fox/CTV While most viewers will be watching the …

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TV GORD’S WHAT’S ON for the week of January 29-February 4, 2017

All Times are eastern A Nelson Mandela miniseries, a beauty pageant, and an awards show accent the week leading up to the February ratings Sweeps (call it the calm before The Super Bowl). Happy Viewing! Sunday Miss Universe – 7 to 10pm on Fox Steve Harvey is back to co-host the pageant from the Philippines with Ashley Graham after last …

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TV GORD’S WHAT’S ON for the week of January 22-28, 2017

More new and returning shows this week, including two new Canadian dramas on the same night (Mary Kills People on Global and Cardinal on CTV), the resurrection of the ABC TGIT lineup of Grey’s Anatomy, Scandal and How To Get Away With Murder, and a new darker take on Archie and his comic book pals in Riverdale on The CW …