Canadian Premieres and Finales for September 16th – 22nd, 2012

Tyler ThomsonCanadian Channels

This week look forward to the premieres of; Anger ManagementBones,  Survivor, and more. Also, look forward to the finales of; Big BrotherThe Burn With Jeff Ross,  So You Think You Can Dance, and more. See the other shows that are starting and ending their seasons, in this week’s Canadian Premieres and Finales.

8:30am – Animal Atlas – Premiere – WGN –
 Talking parrots; why horses sleep standing up; the color of a polar bear’s skin.
1pm – Q With Jian Ghomeshi – Premiere – CBC – The Beach Boys; electronic music artist, deadmau5; a performance by Nelly Furtado.
7pm – Heartland – Premiere – CBC – Amy wants to ask Ty about the engagement ring, but a couple of runaways throw everything into turmoil.
8pm – Over the Rainbow – Premiere – CBC – Composer Andrew Lloyd Webber helps select 10 actresses who could win the role of Dorothy in a stage adaptation of “The Wizard of Oz”; the hopefuls perform.
9pm – Boardwalk Empire – Premiere – HBO Canada – Nucky makes a resolution; Margaret considers a hospital expansion; Gillian builds a new business; Van Alden stumbles onto a confrontation.
9pm – Keeping Up With the Kardashians – Finale – E! Canada – The family welcomes Kourt’s new baby into the world; Khole looks into why she can’t conceive; Kim freeze her eggs.
9pm – The Mob Doctor – Premiere – CTV – Dr. Grace Devlin struggles to meet the demands of her job at Chicago’s Roosevelt Memorial Center as she also works for the mafia men to whom she is indebted.

9am – Rachael Ray – Premiere – Omni.2 – First lady Michelle Obama takes a tour of Rachael’s new studio, cooks, plays games and participates in a fitness face-off.
10am – Justice for All With Judge Cristina – Premiere – Peachtree TV
10am – Maury – Premiere – The CW – A man denies paternity of a special-needs child; a baby’s mother says her ex’s fiancee is brainwashing him into thinking he is not the father.
11am – Jerry Springer – Premiere – The CW – A female guest gets two surprises; a man decides to make a shocking confession before he proposes to his intended.
12pm – The Steve Wilkos Show – Premiere – The CW – A youngster tells a family friend that her strict stepfather molested her.
1pm – The Bill Cunningham Show – Premiere – The CW – Three women confront the man who fathered their children.
2pm – Steven and Chris – Premiere – CBC – An engagement party fiesta; Mexican food with Chuck Hughes; fall fashion trends.
3pm – Best Recipes Ever – Premiere – CBC –
Grasshopper pie; brownie baked Alaska.
3:30pm – In the Kitchen With Stefano Faita – Premiere – CBC – Linguine with clams, red pepper and almond/pesto penne, and orecchiette with sausage and rapini.

6:30pm – The Lang & O’Leary Exchange – Premiere – CBC –Inside the world of business with Amanda Lang and Kevin O’Leary.
7pm – George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight – Premiere – CBC –Rick Mercer; guest panelist Colin Mochrie.
7pm – Wheel of Fortune – Premiere – CHCH 
7:30pm – Jeopardy – Premiere – CHCH 
8pm – Bones – Premiere – Global –After Brennan is accused of murder, her father (Ryan O’Neal) helps her hide from the FBI; Booth and the team think an evil tech genius (Andrew Leeds) manipulated evidence to implicate Brennan.
8:30pm – Who Do You Think You Are? – Premiere – CBC –Sports commentator Don Cherry investigates his heritage.
9pm – Iyania, Fix My Life – Premiere – OWN Canada –Iyanla visits Evelyn Lozada (“Basketball Wives”) in her Miami home.
9pm – Murdoch Mysteries – Premiere – CBC –On suspension for interfering in an investigation and on the run for surreptitiously freeing a murderer to make amends, Murdoch leaves Toronto.
10pm – Revolution – Premiere – Citytv –In a world without electricity, an American family struggles to reunite.

ANGER MANAGEMENT Premieres Tuesday on CTV.

8pm – Rick Mercer Report  – Premiere – CBC – Rick flyboards in Sylvan Lake, Alberta; Science World in Vancouver.
8pm – So You Think You Can Dance  – Finale – CTV Two –
The top dancers are chosen.
8:30pm – 22 Minutes  – Premiere – CBC – Mrs. Enid discusses “50 Shades of Grey”; Don Cherry; Canada’s breakup with Iran; Milos Raonic.
9pm – Anger Management  – Premiere – CTV – The new Charlie deals with a ghost from his baseball-playing days when an unattractive woman he slept with shows up as a new patient.
10pm – Hot Set  – Premiere – CBC – Designers try to build a movie set for an astronaut who has crash-landed on an alien planet.10:30pm – The Burn With Jeff Ross  – Finale – CBC – Jeff roasts the week’s topics with the help of Amy Schumer, Chelsea Peretti, Brody Stevens and Arianny Celestes and then hits the streets to burn a 10 million dollar rock.

8pm – Dragons’ Den – Premiere – CBC – Entrepreneurs who were unsuccessful in the past try again to make their business work; a niche product draws the Dragons out of their comfort zone.
8pm – Survivor: Philippines – Premiere – Global – Three former castaways and 15 new contestants, including actress Lisa Whelchel and former professional baseball player Jeff Kent, compete.
9pm – Titanic: Blood and Steel – Premiere – CBC – American metallurgist Dr. Mark Muir is hired to work on the construction of the world’s largest ocean liner, the RMS Titanic; Mark learns the city of Belfast is divided by religious and social lines.
9pm – Top Shot – Premiere – OLN – Sharpshooters compete in challenges inspired by real events in history with $100,000 at stake.
9:30pm – Big Brother – Finale – Global – A jury of evicted contestants select the winner.
10pm – The Challenge: Battle of the Seasons – Premiere – MTV Canada – Real World cast members compete; a surprise hookup; a fight involving the entire house.

3pm – Top Guns – Premiere – H2 Canada – World class competitor Julie Golob joins Brad Engman and Maggie Reese to test Smith & Wesson pistols on the range, including the fastest revolver in existence.
4pm – Top Gear – Premiere – H2 Canada – The best 4×4 you can buy for $5,000; the guys compete in a 400 mile journey from the Mojave Desert to Las Vegas.
8:30pm – The Office – Premiere – Global – Two new, young employees throw Dwight and Jim off balance; Andy returns from leadership training with a desire for revenge.
8:30pm – Parks and Recreation – Premiere – Citytv – Leslie is overwhelmed when she and Andy visit Ben and April in Washington, D.C.; Ron throws a barbecue for the whole staff.
8:30pm – Up All Night – Premiere – NBC – When Ava’s show is canceled, her friendship with Reagan is tested; Chris decides to go back to work; Reagan hires her brother (Luka Jones) to remodel their bathroom.
9pm – American Chopper – Premiere – Discovery – Senior asks Junior to collaborate with him on a bike build; Rick’s wedding throws Senior and Junior together.
9pm – Doc Zone – Premiere – CBC
10pm – Flashpoint – Premiere – CTV – Team One is in pursuit of James Mitchell, an armed man hunting for his ex-wife.

3pm – Design All Stars – Finale – HGTV – The finalists must design the interior and exterior of a shipping container.
10pm – Secret Princes – Premiere – TLC Canada – The four princes say goodbye to their royal families and kingdoms and travel to their new home in Atlanta; they’ll take on minimum wage jobs and learn to dress, act and date as average guys.

7pm – W5 – Premiere – CTV – A weekly newsmagazine focusing on current events.
9pm – Gator Boys – Premiere – Animal Planet – Before it’s killed by a rival trapper, Paul and Jimmy are determined to capture an alligator.
9pm – Wild Bunch – Premiere – Discovery World HD – Following the lives of the hamadryus baboons of Ethiopia’s Great Rift Valley.
11pm – Living on the Edge – Premiere – Discovery World HD – A year of Montenegro’s Tara Canyon with a close-up look at the chamois living there.