Beginning Monday, September 19, ANDERSON welcomes his mother Gloria Vanderbilt, known polygamists, the Seinfelds and more to explore the topic of family. Broadcast live in front of a studio audience, ANDERSON airs weekdays at 3 p.m. ET on CTV Two and 5 p.m. ET on CTV (check CTV.ca to confirm local broadcast times).
Monday, Sept. 19
The Story of My Mom: Gloria Vanderbilt: Anderson spends the hour with his 87-year-old mother actress/author/painter/fashion designer Gloria Vanderbilt, who shares the story of her remarkable life. Anderson also surprises his mom throughout the hour with special guests, including Diane Von Furstenberg, Kathy Griffin and a special performance by Gloria’s favorite singer, Judy Collins, who performs “Amazing Grace.”
Tuesday, Sept. 20
Conjoined Twins: Anderson speaks with 4-year-old conjoined at the head twins, Tatiana and Krista Hogan, who are the only known twins to share a critical part of the brain. He also speaks with their parents who discuss the challenges and concerns associated with raising conjoined twins and society’s reaction to them. Anderson also speaks with formerly conjoined twins, 10-year-old Josie and Teresa Alvarez, who were separated over nine years ago, and their parents to discuss life after the separation.
Wednesday, Sept. 21
Outrageous Custody Battle: Anderson speaks with several parents currently caught in tumultuous child custody battles, all of whom believe they have been mistreated by the justice system. Anderson also meets Craig Schelske, ex-husband of country singer Sara Evans, who blames the loss of his children on false allegations, including claims of pornography and infidelity, filed during his divorce proceedings.
Thursday, Sept. 22
Wallace Jeffs & Making Polygamy Legal with Kody Brown & Wives: Anderson speaks with Wallace Jeffs, the half-brother of Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints leader Warren Jeffs who was recently convicted sexually assaulting underage followers and sentenced to life in prison. He also speaks with former members of the FLDS congregation. Plus, the cast of SISTER WIVES including Kody Brown and his four wives join Anderson on stage.
Friday, Sept. 23
Jerry & Jessica Seinfeld: For the first time ever, Jerry and Jessica Seinfeld appear on stage together on a television show. The Seinfelds discuss with Anderson their family, Jerry’s disdain for reality TV, twitter and more. Anderson surprises Jerry with longtime friend, comedian George Wallace, who served as best man at his wedding. Jessica teaches Anderson, who is challenged when it comes to cooking, how to cook a simple meal.