CTV’s white-hot mid-season lineup revealed

As Canada’s #1 Fall schedule wraps up for the holidays, CTV announced today highlights from its blockbuster mid-season lineup featuring Canada’s most-watched television shows, highly-anticipated new series and biggest broadcasting events.

The hot-new schedule officially kicks off the week of Jan. 3 with CTV’s hilarious Monday night comedy block, including hit-series TWO AND A HALF MEN at 9 p.m. ET and MIKE & MOLLY at 9:30 p.m. ET. Then, the new comedy block expands to two-hours with the return of a hilarious second season of Betty White’s HOT IN CLEVELAND on Monday, Jan. 24 at 8 p.m. ET followed by the premiere of Matthew Perry’s new series MR. SUNSHINE on Monday, Feb. 7 at 8:30 p.m. ET.

Additionally, the all-new AMERICAN IDOL returns to CTV with a two-hour premiere on Wednesday, Jan. 19 at 8 p.m. ET, featuring new celebrity judges Jennifer Lopez and Steven Tyler joining Randy Jackson.

CTV’s Gemini Award-winning original series FLASHPOINT makes its mid-season premiere with riveting-new episodes beginning Tuesday, Jan. 4 at 10 p.m. ET. Lauren Lee Smith (CSI) joins Season 2 of the spellbinding CTV Original Series THE LISTENER on Friday, Jan. 28 at 8 p.m. ET. As well, the highly-anticipated series debut of daytime talk show THE MARILYN DENIS SHOW premieres Monday, Jan. 10 at 10 a.m. ET on CTV. See “schedule” below for a night-by-night listing of programming. Schedule subject to change. Visit CTV.ca to confirm local broadcast times.

Catch up on full episodes of CTV series on demand on the CTV Video Player at CTV.ca.

 

Highlights from CTV’s mid-season schedule:

 

Favourite comedies TWO AND A HALF MEN and MIKE & MOLLY officially join the Monday night comedy block Jan. 3 at 9 p.m. ET and 9:30 p.m. ET respectively

Canada’s #1 series THE BIG BANG THEORY and #1 new series $#*! MY DAD SAYS  are back on Thursday nights on Jan. 6 at 8 p.m. ET and 8:30 p.m. ET

THE DEFENDERS is back on the case with new episodes beginning Jan. 12 at 10 p.m. ET

Season 2 of comedy hit HOT IN CLEVELAND joins the new Monday night comedy block on Jan. 24 at 8 p.m. ET

New series LIVE TO DANCE premieres on CTV for two weeks beginning Jan. 4 at 8 p.m. ET and Jan. 5 at 8 p.m. ET (moves to /A\ beginning Jan. 19)

America’s #1 series AMERICAN IDOL returns Jan. 19 at 8 p.m. ET

The 68th ANNUAL GOLDEN GLOBE AWARDS® launches award season Jan. 16 at 8 p.m. ET

SUPER BOWL XLV® in Dallas kicks-off Feb. 6

Highly-anticipated new comedy MR. SUNSHINE starring Matthew Perry and Allison Janney, joins the Monday night comedy block on Feb. 7 at 8:30 p.m. ET

LAW & ORDER: LOS ANGELES returns to CTV with new episodes on Feb. 8 at 10 p.m. ET

Coming off its most successful Fall season ever, THE AMAZING RACE: UNFINISHED BUSINESS airs in HD for the first time Feb. 20 at 8 p.m. ET

CTV rolls out the red carpet for THE 83rd ANNUAL ACADEMY AWARDS® Feb. 27

Catch all-new episodes from hit series CASTLE, NO ORDINARY FAMILY, LAW  & ORDER: SVU, CRIMINAL MINDS, THE DEFENDERS, CSI, GREY’S ANATOMY, THE MENTALIST, BLUE BLOODS, DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES and CSI: MIAMI.

 

SCHEDULE

 

CTV’s Midseason Schedule of new seasons and episodes unfolds as follows (all times ET; for complete series descriptions visit ctvmedia.ca):

 

Mondays

8 p.m.             HOT IN CLEVELAND **NEW SEASON**

8:30 p.m.        MR. SUNSHINE **NEW SERIES**

9 p.m.             TWO AND A HALF MEN (simulcast)

9:30 p.m.        MIKE & MOLLY (simulcast)

10 p.m.           CASTLE (simulcast)

 

Tuesdays

8 p.m.             NO ORDINARY FAMILY (simulcast)

9 p.m.             LAW & ORDER: SVU

10 p.m.           FLASHPOINT **NEW EPISODES**/LAW & ORDER: LOS ANGELES (simulcast)

 

Wednesdays

8 p.m.             AMERICAN IDOL **NEW SEASON** (simulcast)

9 p.m.             CRIMINAL MINDS (simulcast)

10 p.m.           THE DEFENDERS (simulcast)

 

Thursdays

7 p.m.             CSI

8 p.m.             THE BIG BANG THEORY (simulcast)

8:30 p.m.        $#*! MY DAD SAYS (simulcast)

9 p.m.             GREY’S ANATOMY (simulcast)

10 p.m.           THE MENTALIST (simulcast)

 

Fridays

8 p.m.             THE LISTENER **NEW SEASON**

9 p.m.             CSI: NEW YORK (simulcast)

10 p.m.           BLUE BLOODS (simulcast)

 

Saturdays

7 p.m.             W5

8 p.m.             CRIMETIME (simulcast)

9 p.m.             CRIMETIME (simulcast)

10 p.m.           LAW & ORDER: SVU (simulcast)

 

Sundays

7 p.m.             NFL ON CTV/ UNDERCOVER BOSS

8 p.m.             NFL ON CTV/ THE AMAZING RACE (simulcast)

9 p.m.             DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES (simulcast)

10 p.m.           CSI: MIAMI (simulcast)

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