January 2008

Wednesday, January 30

10 – 11 p.m. ET – “Real World Sydney” *Finale*

You’ve spent the past six months watching all the of the drama going on down under in the city of Sydney, Australia with Parisa, Dunbar, Cohutta, KellyAnne and the rest of the housemates – now catch the final two episodes of “Real World Sydney” and find out how it all ends. In the final hour, before the boxes can be packed and the tearful goodbyes can be shared, there is one looming problem that needs to be sorted out: the hostility between Ashli and Dunbar. When Dunbar brags to the guys in the house about his extracurricular activities with Ashli all Hell breaks loose. Cohutta and KellyAnne weather a storm regarding her flirtatious ways at the bar while Parisa continues to be the voice of reason in a house filled with craziness.

Sunday, January 27

2 – 6 p.m. ET – “Real World Sydney” *Marathon*

In anticipation of the season finale on January 30 get caught up on some of the best episodes of “Real World Sydney” back-to-back.

Tuesday, January 22
9 – 9:30 p.m. ET – “MTV Presents: Avril in Mexico” *Premiere*

Try and keep up with international songstress, Avril Lavigne as she travels through the sweaty urban jungles of Mexico. Napanee’s own superstar sensation bounces from city to city, dodges paparazzi, performs to sellout stadiums and comes face to face with some of her most passionate fans. An intimate portrait, including performance highlights, of one of Canada’s most popular artists in a truly exotic locale. Caliente!

Tuesday, January 22

3 – 5 p.m. ET – “Return to Fat Camp” *Special*
Through first person encounters, MTV’s News and Docs presents “Return to Fat Camp.”
MTV spends another summer at Camp Pocono Trails with no-nonsense Camp Director Tony Sparber and five new campers who are hoping to change their lives by shedding pounds, making friends and building self confidence before returning to another challenging year of school. Viewers will meet Logan, a 14-year-old from North Carolina, who is burdened with the knowledge that her family is sacrificing financially to send her to fat camp; Adisa, a 14-year-old returning to camp for a second summer with a goal of losing thirty pounds; Dan, a 15-year-old who has never been away from his family before; Sam, an attractive average size girl who sees herself as overweight and Justin, a 400 pound teenager who knows his weight is more than an image problem and knows he has to do something about it before it’s too late.

Monday, January 21

2 – 2 :30 p.m. ET – “Meet the Barkers” *New Afternoons*

“Meet the Barkers” is reminiscent of MTV’s “Newlyweds” but with a definite rock ‘n’ roll edge. Opposites definitely attract when it comes to Travis Barker and Shanna Moakler. The heavily tattooed, mohawked drummer of Blink-182 has found true love with a former Miss USA turned TV actress, and they’ve invited the whole world to watch as they begin their hectic lives together. In the premiere episode Travis is on tour and Shanna is left to verse the move into their brand new mansion. The fun continues with the Barkers weekdays at 2 p.m. ET.

Thursday, January 17
10 – 11 p.m. ET – “Made: Kickboxer” *New Canadian MADE*

Allyshia is a 17-year-old party girl from Orillia who lives on a farm, but avoids anything that feels like actual work. After quitting everything she has ever started, Allyshia will attempt to go through six weeks of intensive training to become a kickboxer. Will she give up her partying ways to focus on her training? How will Allyshia’s friends react to her desire to toughen up? Will she win her final fight?

Tuesday, January 15
10:30 – 11p.m. ET – “Rob & Big” *Season 3 Premiere*

When Rob and Big Black discover a “mystery poop” floating in the pool, they turn into amateur crime-solvers, eyeing Drama, Rob’s cousin/assistant, as the prime-suspect. The guys decide to beef up security at the house and hire a polygraph expert to question Drama. Making the best of a nasty situation, Rob and Big Black hire a muralist, to give their newly – drained pool some extra flair.

Tuesday, January 15
10 – 10:30 p.m. ET – “Life of Ryan” *Season 2 Premiere*

In the season 2 premiere of “Life of Ryan” Ryan is excited to move out into his own home, but the latest conflict between his parents makes him question the timing. Meanwhile, it’s the final Dew Tour Stop in Orlando, Florida and Ryan relies on the support of his friends and family as he strives to earn the title of skate park champion for the third year in a row.

Tuesday, January 15
3 – 5 p.m. ET – “Fat Camp” *New Special*

Although tens of thousands of young people struggle with obesity on a daily basis only the fortunate few go to weight loss camp for the summer to learn how to live a healthy life. But “fat camp” is hardly a restrictive prison – teenage angst is just as much the rule of the day as maintaining a proper diet. MTV News & Docs followed five teens to fat camp for a day-by-day look at their struggle to turn their lives around and found that for these overweight campers – finding love, rebelling against authority, or just trying to fit in can be all-consuming obsessions.

Monday, January 14
10:30 – 11 p.m. ET – “Diary of Enrique Iglesias” *New*

Filmed in the direct narrative documenting style that viewers have come to love, the “Diary of Enrique Iglesias” follows the international Latin singer as he goes on tour in Europe in support of his latest album. Hundreds of screaming female fans? Hickies on stage? All in a days work for Enrique Iglesias. Hear the behind-closed-doors conversations and interactions that you would normally never have the opportunity to hear and find out what it’s really like to be one of the most popular singers in the world.