January 2010

Sunday, January 17 at 9:00pm ET/PT (8pm CT/MT) on Citytv

When Awesome (Ryan McPartlin) is mistaken for a super spy by the evil Sydney Price (Angie Harmon, Law & Order), Chuck (Zachary Levi) must become Awesome’s handler and show him the spy ropes. While on a mission for The Ring, they meet the mysterious Daniel Shaw (Brandon Routh, Superman Returns). Meanwhile, Morgan (Joshua Gomez) gets promoted to assistant manager at the Buy More and must deal with the latest hijinks from Jeff (Scott Krinsky) and Lester (Vik Sahay).

Sunday, January 17 – 9pm ET/PT on Global

Set in New York City, Jack Bauer is unwillingly drawn back into action just as President Allison Taylor negotiates international security with Omar Hassan, a determined Middle Eastern leader visiting the U.S. on a peacemaking mission. As the new day unfolds, an upgraded CTU operates under the command of M.B.A.-schooled, razor-sharp head honcho Brian Hastings, who supervises quirky Chloe O’Brian, expert data analyst Dana Walsh and systems analyst Arlo Glass.

Sunday, January 17 at 9 p.m. ET / 6 p.m. PT on Bravo!

Directed by Ben Affleck and based on the novel Mystic River by Dennis Lehane, Gone Baby Gone is the story of a four-year-old girl who is kidnapped when her neglectful mother leaves her alone in their Boston apartment. Starring Casey Affleck, Michelle Monaghan, and Morgan Freeman.

Join us from 8pm as we blog the winners of the 67th Annual Golden Globe Awards.

Ricky Gervais is hosting tonight’s 67th Annual Golden Globe Awards. Of course, it’s all about him vs Steve Carrell. He’s a funny guy, really.

Nicole Kidman is presenting our first award tonight. She mentions the ribbons people are wearing for the people of Haiti. George Clooney is apparently running a Telethon next week to help raise funds for the Haitian Earthquake victims.

Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Mo’nique

Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series – Comedy or Musical
Toni Collette (United States of Tara)

Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
John Lithgow

Best Animated Feature Film
Up

Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series – Drama
Michael C. Hall (Dexter)

Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series – Drama
Julianna Marguiles (The Good Wife)

Best Original Song – Motion Picture
“the Weary Kind (Theme from Crazy Heart)” — Crazy Heart

Best Original Score – Motion Picture
Michael Giacchino (Up)

Best Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Grey Gardens (HBO)

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture – Comedy or Musical
Meryl Streep (Julie & Julia)

Best Performance by an Actor in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Kevin Bacon (Taking Chance)

Best Performance by an Actress in a Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Drew Barrymore (Grey Gardens)

Best Screenplay – Motion Picture
Jason Reitman, Sheldon Turner (Up in the Air)

Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series – Comedy or Musical
Alec Baldwin (30 Rock)

Best Foreign Language Film
The White Ribbon

Best Television Series – Drama
Mad Men

Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television
Chloë Sevigny (Big Love)

Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Christoph Waltz (Inglourious Basterds)

Best Director – Motion Picture
James Cameron (Avatar)

Best Television Series – Comedy or Musical
Glee

Best Motion Picture – Comedy or Musical
The Hangover

Best Performance by an Actress in a Motion Picture – Drama
Sandra Bullock (The Blind Side)

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Comedy or Musical
Robert Downey Jr (Sherlock Holmes)

Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture – Drama
Jeff Bridges (Crazy Heart)

Best Motion Picture – Drama
Avatar

From the arrival of the first limo to the final credit rolling across the screen, CTV and /A\ are Canada’s #1 destination for the most glamourous events in 2010. Kicking things off in style is the most star-studded dinner party of the year, THE 67TH ANNUAL GOLDEN GLOBE AWARDS®, airing this Sunday, January 17, LIVE at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT on CTV. On the menu: champagne, caviar, roasted celebrities and a host for the first time in over a decade.

The three-hour live event where anything and everything can happen, is hosted by comedic powerhouse and GOLDEN GLOBE® recipient Ricky Gervais as Hollywood gets ready to celebrate the best of the silver and small screens from 2009. Marking the unofficial launch of the OSCAR® race, Canada’s #1 entertainment newsmagazine ETALK is on the scene with exclusive access to the red carpet, the wins, possible sweeps and upsets.

The big night begins with all the glamorous arrivals, fashion, excitement and nerve racked pre-show nominee interviews during THE 2010 GOLDEN GLOBE AWARDS® RED CARPET SPECIAL airing LIVE at 7 p.m. ET/ 4 p.m. PT (on /A\ in Ontario and Atlantic Canada and on CTV from Manitoba to British Columbia) before the official awards event begins at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT on CTV (visit CTV.ca for local broadcast details).

Finally to cap off all the fun, ETALK will catch up with Hollywood’s hottest as Ben Mulroney doesn’t miss a beat on the coveted and only Canadian platform position on the red carpet and backstage post show at the Beverly Hilton. Yet again, ETALK is the source for everything Golden Globes® and will have the winners, the fashion and all of the best moments from the show. Don’t miss any of the behind-the-scenes moments on ETALK, Monday, January 18 at 7 p.m. ET on CTV. All of ETALK’s red carpet and backstage coverage will be available on demand on the CTV Video Player following the show.

ETALK will also be front and centre at THE 82ND ANNUAL ACADEMY AWARDS® nominations announcement. ETALK brings the Canadian perspective to all the buzz-worthy moments including the highly anticipated reveal of the Best Picture nominees which, for the first time ever, include 10 films vying for the title. The OSCAR® nominees will be announced on Tuesday, February 2 at 8:30 a.m. ET from Hollywood, CA. THE 82ND ANNUAL ACADEMY AWARDS® air live March 7 at 8 p.m. ET on CTV.

CTV takes top honours for delivering award shows audiences as proven in 2009 when 1.8 million total viewers tuned in to see THE 66TH ANNUAL GOLDEN GLOBE AWARDS®.

GOLDEN GLOBE® winners Robert De Niro and Leonardo DiCaprio bestow the highest honour the HFPA has to give when they present the Cecil B. DeMille Award to GOLDEN GLOBE® winner Martin Scorsese. De Niro and DiCaprio are among a superstar list of celebrities presenting at this year’s awards. For a complete list of the continuously growing GOLDEN GLOBES® presenters, visit the GOLDEN GLOBES® page at CTV.ca.

Sunday, January 17 – 8pm ET/PT on Global

For the first time since her divorce, Sarah has a new romantic interest who understands her all too well. Meanwhile, Kevin and Scotty await the outcome of their first try at surrogacy, and Kitty and Robert are once again at an impasse over politics when Kitty’s friend, Buffy (guest starring Curb Your Enthusiasm’s Cheryl Hines), steps in where she doesn’t belong.

Sunday, January 17 at 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT on Book Television

In this episode of GREAT CANADIAN BOOKS, Canadian comedian and actress Mary Walsh celebrates Hard Light by Michael Crummey – a powerful series of short stories and poems about the people from her home Conception Bay, Newfoundland. Featuring commentary by authors Anthony De Sa and Sally Cooper.

Book lovers looking for homegrown literary works can find it in the new series GREAT CANADIAN BOOKS, premiering Sunday, January 17 at 8 p.m. ET / 5 p.m. PT exclusively on BookTelevision. GREAT CANADIAN BOOKS calls on some of Canada’s most high-profile personalities to help celebrate and bring literary masterpieces onto the small screen. Encore presentations air Wednesdays at 8:30 p.m. ET / 5:30 p.m. PT beginning January 20.

Justin Trudeau, Mary Walsh and Rex Harrington are just a few of the Canadian personalities featured in BookTelevision’s new original series GREAT CANADIAN BOOKSEach episode of GREAT CANADIAN BOOKS features an elite Canadian figurehead including Justin Trudeau, Lisa Ray, Molly Johnson, and Canadian Olympic champion Silken Laumann presenting and reviewing their favourite Canadian literary work. In addition to the engaging celebrity readings, the series highlights animations, original art, and gorgeously filmed landscapes that make each episode a treat for both the eyes and mind. Some of the books featured include the award-winning novels Late Nights On Air, Whale Music, The Book of Negroes, and Fugitive Pieces.

Kicking off the 13-part series on January 17 is Canadian comedian and actress Mary Walsh who celebrates the novel Hard Light by Michael Crummey. Each of the GREAT CANADIAN BOOKS episodes are produced in association with Bravo!.

8:00pm – Sunday, January 17 on /A

Also airs at 9 p.m. AT on /A Atlantic and 8 p.m. MT on ACCESS

In the film The 40 Year Old Virgin, the stock supervisor of Smart Tech store Andy (Steve Carell, THE OFFICE) is a nice guy and good colleague. One night, his colleagues David (Paul Rudd, I Love You, Man), Jay (Romany Malco, WEEDS) and Cal (Seth Rogen, Funny People) invite him for a poker game where they discover that Andy is a 40 year old virgin and want to help him to score. When he meets the divorced Trish (Catherine Keener, Where the Wild Things Are), the owner of “We Sell Your Stuff on eBay” store, he thinks he’s found a solution to his situation.

8:00pm – Sunday, January 17 on CTV

The world’s biggest stars are out to celebrate the best in entertainment as comedic powerhouse Ricky Gervais hosts THE 67TH ANNUAL GOLDEN GLOBE AWARDS. Airing live across the country for the first time ever, the three-hour celebration of the big and small screens reveals the past year’s greatest works. Canadian directors shine in this year’s nominations as Jason Reitman (Up in the Air) and James Cameron (Avatar) both pick up nods.