Canadian Premieres and Finales for August 19th – 25th, 2012
This week look forward to the premieres of; America’s Next Top Model,¬†Dirty Jobs: Down Under, Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta, and more. Also, look forward to the finales of; Extreme Makeover: Weight Loss Edition, The Glass House, Political Animals,¬†and¬†more. See the other shows that are starting and ending their seasons, in this week’s Canadian Premieres and Finales.
8pm -¬†Nerve Center¬†- Premiere – Discovery -¬†¬†Cirque du Soleil’s ‘K√Ä’ is considered one of the most technically astounding live shows in the world and Nerve Center examines the show’s star – the main stage.
9pm -¬†Extreme Makeover: Weight Loss Edition¬†- Finale – ABC -¬†¬†At 548 pounds, a newlywed from Portland, Ore., wants to lose 50 percent of his body weight and live a healthier lifestyle.
9pm -¬†Grimm¬†- Premiere – Space -¬†¬†Nick tries to come to grips with the return of his mother; Monroe is determined to awaken Juliette from her mysterious coma; Hank struggles with the shocking truths he has recently learned.
9pm -¬†One Car Too Far¬†- Premiere – Discovery HD -¬†¬†Bill and Gary are dropped deep in a rainforest and have just three days to modify their vehicle and traverse the hostile environment.
9pm -¬†Political Animals¬†- Finale – Bravo Canada -¬†¬†Garcetti hinders Elaine’s plan to resign; Douglas decides to come clean about his betrayal.
9:30pm -¬†Sex: An Unnatural History¬†- Premiere – EQ HD -¬†¬†The birth of feminism, civil rights, free love and gay liberation; how the sexual revolution changed our attitudes.
10pm -¬†Lovetown, USA¬†- Premiere – OWN Canada -¬†¬†Oprah challenges Kingsland, Ga., to focus on love for 30 days.
10pm -¬†Married to Jonas¬†- Premiere – E! Canada -¬†¬†Dani is volunteered to cook dinner for the entire Jonas family.
10pm – Beyond Scared Straight¬†- Premiere – A&E -¬†Four troublesome teenage girls, including a street brawler and a thief, are thrown into a female jail to experience a taste of their possible future.
10pm -¬†The Glass House¬†- Finale – CTV Two -¬†Following the elimination, the four remaining players compete as individuals in a puzzle challenge; the challenge winner and two players chosen by viewers compete for the grand prize.
10:30pm -¬†WakeBrothers¬†- Premiere – MTV Canada -¬†¬†Professional wakeboarding brothers are very different.
9pm -¬†I (Almost) Got Away With It¬†- Premiere – Investigation Discovery Canada -¬†William Baldi is found dead in the apartment he shared with Ricky Sleight.
9pm -¬†Face Off¬†- Premiere – Space -¬†Hollywood star Sean Astin welcomes the cast; the artists create original aliens for the classic Star Wars cantina scene.
10:30pm -¬†Repo Games¬†- Finale – Spike -¬†An irate father-son team bring their attack dog and modeling skills to the table when the guys show up.
11:30pm -¬†Rat Bastards¬† – ¬†Finale – Spike -¬†Rigger hopes some Molotov cocktails will help him win the largest hunting contract in bayou history.
9pm -¬†Major Crimes¬†- Premiere – Super Channel 1 -¬†Capt. Sharon Raydor is appointed the head of Major Crimes; a string of grocery store robberies turns fatal; Detective Amy Sykes is transferred to Major Crimes; Raydor tries to protect Rusty.
10pm -¬†Dirty Jobs: Down Under¬†- Premiere – Discovery HD -¬†Mike Rowe travels down the northern coast of Australia to work and hunt with Aboriginals who have lived off the land for more than 40,000 years.
10pm -¬†NY Med¬†- Finale – ABC -¬†A mother faces a risky surgery to remove cancer from her abdomen; a husband and wife balance surgical residency and their relationship; a confident cardiac surgeon; a new kind of colon surgery gives hope to an 18-year-old with Crohn’s disease.
8pm -¬†The American Bible Challenge¬†- Premiere – GSN
9pm -¬†Beat the Chefs¬†- Premiere – GSN¬†
8pm -¬†America’s Next Top Model¬†- Premiere – CW -¬†Aspiring models walk their first catwalk in front of an audience; international supermodel Rob Evans makes his debut on the judging panel with Tyra Banks and Kelly Cutrone.
9pm – Bering Sea Gold: Under the Ice¬†- Premiere – Discovery HD -With the summer season at a close three teams of miners dredge for gold on the floor of the Bering Sea.
9pm – Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta¬†- Premiere – TLC Canada -¬†Angaleena struggles to make her voice heard; Megan continues her struggle to define her trademark.
10pm -¬†I Found the Gown¬†- Premiere – TLC Canada -¬†Three brides hope to find the wedding dress of their dreams; looking for the deal of a lifetime.
10pm – Yukon Men¬†- Premiere – Discovery HD -¬†Stan Zuray and his son, Joey, embark on a dangerous journey to replenish Tanana’s meat supply; a lone wolf terrorizes the town.
10am -¬†WWE Saturday Morning Slam¬†- Premiere – CW -¬†Access to WWE superstars; ring action.
6pm – 10 Things You Don’t Know About¬†- Premiere – History Canada -¬†Benjamin Franklin’s lesser-known activities included owning slaves, visiting sex clubs, and being suspected of serial killing.