September 2008

Friday, October 10
9pm

Dorothy and Kip Baulisch of Papillion, Nebraska, are deaf parents raising four hearing children. Relying too heavily on their oldest child as their surrogate “hearing” parent, is frustrating the children, Dorothy and Kip. Can Jo close the communication gap to bring the Baulisch family together?

Tuesday, September 30
10pm

Teenager Eric Byers (guest star Marshall Allman, Prison Break) turns himself in, warning the team of his unnatural desire for his younger stepbrother, Cory Kelly (guest star Aaron Mayer). Stabler and Benson’s suspicions arise, and Eric admits to looking at a website to try to curb his pedophilic urge. With no crime committed, the detectives investigate this “self-help” website for pedophiles, leading them to its creator, Jake Berlin (guest star Tom Noonan, Kidnapped). Meanwhile Eric’s stepfather (guest star Josh Charles, In Treatment), is questioned, and – shortly after – Eric goes missing. The detectives must race to piece the clues together to find and stop Eric before any crime is committed.

Tuesday, September 30
9pm

In the second week of competition, the remaining 11 couples face elimination in pursuit of the coveted mirror ball trophy.

Monday, September 29
10pm

When gasoline gets so expensive that Miami’s residents are literally killing for it, the CSIs come face to face with one of the city’s most sadistic crime rings.

Monday, September 29
8pm

After two couples were sent home in the first week of competition, the remaining 11 couples continue to compete for the prize of best celebrity dancer.

Sunday, September 28
10pm

The SRU is handling a routine VIP protection shift at a fancy downtown hotel. Ed is quickly charmed by the easy-going philanthropist and his beloved wife, in town to give away $5 million at a massive international conference. The protection routine goes awry when a bomb goes off in the hotel kitchen. The SRU soon realizes the explosion was a distraction tactic when they discover the VIP’s wife has gone missing. Kidnapping turns to horror when the SRU finds the wife alive, but, with a remote-controlled collar bomb locked around her neck – she’s a living ransom note.

Sunday, September 28
9pm

Five years have passed since Katherine shot her ex-husband and Susan, Lynette, Bree and Gaby stood together in solidarity to protect her. Susan tries to hide her relationship with a new man while Gaby questions her abilities as a mom. Meanwhile, Bree is on the verge of publishing her own cookbook as her business partner, Katherine, grows envious. Lynette catches her teenaged twins spearheading illegal activities and Edie returns to Wisteria Lane in jaw-dropping fashion, with a new man in tow.

Sunday, September 28
8 p.m.

The 11 teams competing in the 13th installment of The Amazing Race will travel over 30,000 miles spanning five continents in 23 days, all starting from the world-famous Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, site of the 1932 and 1984 Olympics. This season will also feature a variety of Race firsts: teams traveling to a real-life water world where its inhabitants live upon a floating city, first time visits for the Race to locations such as Cambodia and Kazakhstan, and one team makes an unprecedented mistake on the road that ultimately prohibits them from joining their fellow Racers at the finish line.

Saturday Sept 27
7p.m.

You have just been diagnosed with terminal cancer and given one year to live – what do you do? If you are Canadian comic icon Irwin Barker, you set out on a courageous and inspirational cross-country comedy fundraiser tour for cancer research. Shot by award-winning Halifax filmmaker Adamm Liley, the new CTV Original Documentary That’s My Time: A Comedian’s Stand Up to Cancer chronicles the past year of Barker’s journey with cancer, revealing a man’s determination to find hope and humour in the gravest of human situations. That’s My Time: A Comedian’s Stand Up to Cancer recently won the award for Best Canadian Documentary at the Atlantic Film Festival.

Friday, September 26
10pm

Goren and Eames enter into the sleight-of-hand world of prestidigitation when a celebrity illusionist vanishes during his own magic stunt. Shaun Robinson and Paul Shaffer appear as themselves.