October 2010

8:00pm – Thursday, September 30 on /A

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

Stefan (Paul Wesley) takes drastic measures to discover the real reason Katherine (Nina Dobrev) has returned to Mystic Falls. Meanwhile, Damon (Ian Somerhalder) tries a new tactic to resolve his issues with Mason (guest star Taylor Kinney, TRAUMA), but it proves costly.

8:00pm – Thursday, September 30 on CTV

Sheldon (Emmy� Award winner, Jim Parsons) realizes he won’t live long enough to download his consciousness into a robot body and attempts to extend his lifespan.

7:00pm – Thursday, September 30 on CTV

Hysteria ensues when a shark attacks a woman in the pool at a Las Vegas casino “day club” and the CSIs must determine if the killer is human or shark. Guest stars include hip hop star Method Man and actress Holly Madison (THE GIRLS NEXT DOOR).

Canada’s #1 entertainment news program is taking on Canada’s #1 comedy when Jim Parsons (Sheldon), Simon Helberg (Howard), and Kunal Nayyar (Raj) join anchor Ben Mulroney for the half-hour special LIVE AT ETALK: THE BIG BANG THEORY.

Just weeks after premiering as Canada’s most-watched show of the Fall with 3.1 million viewers, three of the series’ stars will appear live in the parking lot of CTV’s Toronto HQ at 299 Queen St. W. on Thursday, October 7 at 2 p.m. ET.

To add to the excitement, the Barenaked Ladies will perform the program’s theme song, “The History of Everything”, live. BIG BANG fans can be part of LIVE AT ETALK’s live studio audience by emailing etalkaudience@ctv.ca for wristbands.

Fans should arrive early on October 7 to pick up their wristbands and be a part of the pre-show festivities. 299 Queen St. W. will be transformed into the centre of the universe with complimentary snacks and activities for the studio audience.

LIVE AT ETALK: THE BIG BANG THEORY, airs Monday, October 11 at 7 p.m. ET on CTV (check ctv.ca for local listings) and Monday, October 11 at 7:30 and 11:30 p.m. ET on Star!. Viewers can watch an encore presentation of LIVE AT ETALK: THE BIG BANG THEORY on demand following the television broadcast at ctv.ca.

Canada’s favourite destination for extraordinary chefs and inspiring recipes is celebrating its 10 year anniversary.

Over the last 10 years Food Network Canada has climbed steadily towards the top, broadening its appeal and tripling its audience1. To commemorate this momentous occasion, Food Network Canada has partnered with TV Guide Canada to produce a special collector’s edition magazine available October 4 on newsstands nationwide. The one-time only celebratory issue marks TV Guide Canada’s first print issue since 2007.

This must-have compilation includes more than 40 celebrity recipes as well as profiles of Food Network’s favourite personalities. From starters and side dishes to mains and desserts, the magazine is the perfect source for people who are passionate about food and entertaining.

“We are so pleased to be partnering with Food Network Canada,” exclaims TV Guide Canada publisher, Caroline Andrews. “Marrying these two iconic brands to produce this exclusive offering made perfect sense. In fact, most of our TV Guide Canada editors and writers are foodies at heart and avid fans of the network. I’m confident that Canadians across the country will love this magazine and refer to it often.”

“Over the last decade Food Network has experienced incredible success, achieving a top 10 specialty channel ranking and securing its place as the favourite channel among Canadian women2” says Muriel Solomon, Vice President Marketing Strategy, Canwest Broadcasting. “We’re excited to celebrate this milestone with TV Guide Canada.  The special collector’s edition enables us to share the channel’s wealth of desirable content with Canadians in a new way and we’re sure it will become a staple in kitchens across the country.”

In addition to mouth-watering recipes and sneak-peeks into the lives of Food Network Canada’s famous hosts, the magazine also provides tips and ideas for setting the perfect table, must-have kitchen gadgets, advice on hosting the perfect party and culinary secrets from Food Network Canada’s top chefs.

10 Years of Food Network Canada, presented by TV Guide Canada is only $7.99 and available at newsstands October 4th.a

The competition continues to narrow down as dancers with the lowest votes are eliminated.

8:30pm – Thursday, September 30 on CTV