The next 2 weeks see the premiere of 5 new series, the return of American Housewife, Mom, Private Eyes, Superstore, The Good Doctor, The Mandalorian, This is Us & Young Sheldon and the finale of History’s mini-series Grant. New series premiering in the next two weeks include Netflix’s new anime series Blood of Zeus, Amazon Prime’s new comedy Truth Seekers, HBO’s new limited series The Undoing and CBS’s new comedy B Positive. In addition, Archer, Tehran and We Are Who We Are conclude their current seasons.
Other highlights include the premiere of new horror anthology series True Terror with Robert Englund and popular daytime game shows Let’s Make A Deal & The Price is Right move to prime time for one night with all-new special episodes. On the reality front, fan favourites American Ninja Warrior, Big Brother and The Wall conclude their current seasons.
SUNDAY OCTOBER 25
THE UNDOING – SERIES PREMIERE (HBO Canada @ 9pm ET) **6-part miniseries**
From writer David E. Kelley, the new limited series focuses on Nicole Kidman’s Grace Fraser, a successful therapist, and her devoted husband, Jonathan (Hugh Grant), and their young son who attends an elite private school in New York City. A chasm opens in Grace’s seemingly perfect life: a violent death, a missing spouse and a chain of terrible revelations.
NO ACTIVITY – SERIES PREMIERE (Showcase @ 10pm ET)
The misadventures of players connected to a major drug cartel bust, including two low-ranking cops, two criminals, two dispatch workers and two Mexican tunnelers.
Good Eats – SEASON 16 PREMIERE (Food Network Canada @ 10pm ET)
MONDAY OCTOBER 26
Grant – MINI-SERIES FINALE (History Canada @ 8pm ET)
TUESDAY OCTOBER 27
The Price is Right – Prime time Special (Citytv @ 7pm ET and CBS @ 8pm ET)
Let’s Make A Deal – Prime time Special (CBS @ 9pm ET and Citytv @ 10pm ET)
This is Us – SEASON 5 PREMIERE (CTV and NBC @ 9pm ET)
TRUE TERROR WITH ROBERT ENGLUND – SERIES PREMIERE (DTour @ 10pm ET)
Hidden away in the dark shadows of America’s history are tales so terrifying, they must be true. Veteran actor and legendary horror movie icon Robert Englund scours news reports of yesteryear to bring viewers twisted tales ripped straight from the headlines. Weaving together a trilogy of spine-tingling tales, guided by newspaper accounts and layered with commentary from historians and experts, proves that truth is always stranger than fiction.
WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 28
The Wall – SEASON 3 FINALE (NBC @ 8pm ET)
American Housewife – SEASON 5 PREMIERE (CTV2 and ABC @ 8:30pm ET)
Big Brother – SEASON 22 FINALE (Global and CBS @ 9pm ET) **2hr Finale**
THURSDAY OCTOBER 29
Celebrity Family Feud – SEASON 7 FINALE (Citytv and ABC @ 8pm ET)
Superstore – SEASON 6 PREMIERE (Global and NBC @ 8pm ET)
Press Your Luck – SEASON 2 FINALE (Citytv and ABC @ 9pm ET)
Match Game – SEASON 5 FINALE (CTV and ABC @ 10pm ET)
FRIDAY OCTOBER 30
The Mandalorian – SEASON 2 PREMIERE (Disney+)
Somebody Feed Phil – SEASON 4 PREMIERE (Netflix)
Tehran – SEASON 1 FINALE (Apple TV+)
TRUTH SEEKERS – SERIES PREMIERE (Amazon Prime Video)
Broadband installer by day, paranormal investigator by night, Gus is annoyed to be partnered with “noob” Elton, but comes to appreciate having someone along for the ride as they uncover a spike in supernatural activity. They’re soon joined by Astrid, who has ghost problems of her own, and the gang embark upon creating a ghost-hunting YouTube channel, uncovering a terrifying conspiracy as they go.
SATURDAY OCTOBER 31
Archer – SEASON 11 FINALE (Adult Swim Canada @ 12am ET)
SUNDAY NOVEMBER 1
Holiday Wars – SEASON 2 PREMIERE (Food Network Canada @ 10pm ET)
MONDAY NOVEMBER 2
Private Eyes – SEASON 4 PREMIERE (Global @ 8pm ET)
Holiday Baking Championship – SEASON 7 PREMIERE (Food Network Canada @ 9pm ET)
Below Deck – SEASON 8 PREMIERE (Slice @ 9pm ET)
The Good Doctor – SEASON 4 PREMIERE (CTV and ABC @ 10pm ET)
We Are Who We Are – SEASON 1 FINALE (HBO Canada @ 10pm ET)
TUESDAY NOVEMBER 3
Gold Rush – SEASON 11 PREMIERE (Discovery Channel Canada @ 9pm ET)
Wall of Chefs – SEASON 1 FINALE (Food Network Canada @ 10pm ET)
WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 4
American Ninja Warrior – SEASON 12 FINALE (CTV2 and NBC @ 9pm ET)
THURSDAY NOVEMBER 5
Young Sheldon – SEASON 4 PREMIERE (CTV and CBS @ 8pm ET)
B POSITIVE – SERIES PREMIERE (CTV and CBS @ 8:30pm ET)
“B Positive” revolves around Drew, a therapist and newly divorced dad who is faced with finding a kidney donor when he runs into Gina, a rough-around-the-edges woman from his past who volunteers her own kidney. Together, they form an unlikely and life-affirming friendship as they begin a journey that will forever impact both of their lives.
Mom – SEASON 8 PREMIERE (Citytv and CBS @ 9pm ET)
FRIDAY NOVEMBER 6
The Nature of Things – SEASON 60 PREMIERE (CBC @ 9pm ET)