December 2007

Monday 31 December
8 p.m. – CTV Movie – Shrek 2

Happily ever after never seemed so far far away when a trip to meet the in-laws turns into another hilariously twisted adventure for Shrek and Fiona. With the help of his faithful steed Donkey, Shrek takes on a potion-brewing Fairy Godmother, the pompous Prince Charming, and the famed ogre-killer, Puss in Boots, a ferocious feline foe who is really just a pussycat at heart. Voiced by Mike Myers, Cameron Diaz and Eddie Murphy.

Monday, December 31

7 p.m. – Top 10 Hottest Degrassi Episodes of all time

Tonight the No. 1 hottest Degrassi: The Next Generation episode of all time will be revealed. At the top of the episode, Tanya Kim hosts an eTalk “sneak peek” with Degrassi cast members Aubrey Graham (Jimmy Brooks), Nina Dobrev (Mia Jones) and Shenae Grimes (Darcy Edwards).

Saturday 29 December
10 p.m. – The Sopranos – “The Second Coming”

Tony’s offer to settle differences between New York and New Jersey is rejected by Phil Leotardo; A.J. continues to battle depression; Meadow’s father comes to her rescue.

Saturday 29 December
8 p.m. – One X One Gala

Filmed in Toronto in September 2007, the One X One Gala, hosted by Matt Damon, features a wide variety of incredible performances including Wyclef Jean, Shakira, The African Children’s Choir and prodigy Nikki Yanofsky. Recipients honored include actor Richard Gere, Duchess of York Sarah Ferguson, supermodel Petra Nemcova, National Chief Phil Fontaine, entertainer Wyclef Jean, philanthropists Fred and Bonnie Cappuccino, and marathon runners Charlie Engle, Ray Zahab and Kevin Lin. Recipients are recognized for their contributions to making the world a better place for children – each selected by the One x One Foundation.

Saturday, December 29

7 p.m. – A Conversation with the Prime Minister

Prime Minister Stephen Harper sits down for a candid conversation with CTV’s Chief Anchor Lloyd Robertson and CTV’s Ottawa Bureau Chief Robert Fife.

Friday 28 December
10 p.m. – The Sopranos – “Kennedy and Heidi”

An asbestos-disposal dispute further strains the tenuous relationship between the families in New York and New Jersey.

Friday 28 December
8 p.m. – CTV Original Mini-Series – Lives of the Saints – Part 2

The epic story continues as the family travels back to the isolated hilltop village of Valle del Sole, Italy, where big secrets and shocking truths are revealed.

Friday 28 December
7:30 p.m. – 4REAL Kenya

Sol takes hip-hop star K’naan into Kibera, the largest slum in East Africa, to connect with local hero Salim Mohamed. Salim shows them the medical clinic he helps run and the community development soccer program he coordinates for over 4,000 kids. They see beauty and dignity in the most unsuspecting place and are forever changed by Salim’s incredible spirit as he brings education, opportunity and health to a place few people want anything to do with.

Friday 28 December
7 p.m. – Top 10 Hottest Degrassi Episodes of all time

The countdown of the Top 10 hottest Degrassi: The Next Generation episodes of all time continues. Tonight: Episode 2. At the top of the episode, Tanya Kim hosts an eTalk “sneak peek” with Degrassi cast members Aubrey Graham (Jimmy Brooks), Nina Dobrev (Mia Jones) and Shenae Grimes (Darcy Edwards).

Friday, December 28

10 a.m. – eTalk – “Favourites of 2007”

eTalk personalities pick their favourite stories of the year. Ben, Tanya, Zain, Jully, Lainey, Anna and Sophie all revisit the interviews that they consider personal highlights.