Canadian Premieres and Finales for September 16th – 22nd, 2012
This week look forward to the premieres of; Anger Management,¬†Bones,¬†¬†Survivor, and more. Also, look forward to the finales of; Big Brother,¬†The 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.
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.