July 2012

The Soup

10 p.m. Wednesday, August 1 on E!

Joel McHale pokes fun at pop culture and highlights the best reality TV clips of the week with biting commentary, hilarious sketches and celebrity guests.

Travel+Escape and NuvuFilms announce the start of production on season one of the original series Offbeat Roads. The 6-episode series will premiere in the winter of 2013.

Offbeat Roadsis an adrenaline infused series that takes extreme cycling to new heights. The incredibly dramatic journey follows renegade guide Scotty Robinson as he takes a group of determined cyclists on a journey through the DanakilDepression in Ethiopia. With his ‘take-no-prisoners’ approach Scotty leads his ill-prepared group through some of the hottest, toughest, and most surreal terrain on the planet. The documented 30-day trip tests the mental and physical abilities of cyclists as they try and keep up with their fearless leader. Continue reading »

In anticipation of another season of intergalactic time-travel, Space cures Time Lord-starved viewers with the ultimate crash course in all things Who.

This August, four consecutive hour-long Doctor Who specials scratch the sci-fi itch, helping viewers prepare for the return of the record-breaking series, starring the Doctor, Matt Smith.

Space prescribes tuning in Saturday’s beginning Aug. 4 at 9 p.m. ET with The Science of Doctor Who, featuring the real-life science behind the biggest concepts and most iconic ideas of the series. Continue reading »

London 2012 Olympics – Monday July 30

Basketball
Womenʼs Group B
Canada 73
United Kingdom 65

Swimming
Womenʼs 200m Freestyle Semifinals
6 CAN Samantha Cheverton 1:57.98s

Swimming
Womenʼs 200m Freestyle Semifinals
5 CAN Barbara Jardin 1:57.91s Continue reading »

London 2012 Olympics – Tuesday 31 July

Tennis: Men

Milos Raonic

Daniel Nestor and Vasek Pospisil in doubles.

 

Diving: Women’s synchronized 10-metre platform

Roseline Filion and Meaghan Benfeito Continue reading »

Weeknights – 7:30pm ET/PT on Global

ET Canada: Conversations continues this week, with interviews featuring British boy-band sensation, One Direction and pop princess, Katy Perry. Plus, ET Canada presents the best of Twilight as they talk to the stars of the mega cultural phenomenon. And ET Canada takes viewers behind the scenes for a Grammy special where they get a peek at all the drama that unfolds leading up to music’s biggest red carpet show.

Weeknights – 7pm ET/PT on Global

This week promises to sizzle as ET previews the sci-fi action film, Total Recall with Colin Farrell and Kate Beckinsale. Plus, ET takes a look at the hottest women coming to primetime this fall and Vanity Fair weighs in on fashion of the stars, revealing Hollywood’s Best & Worst Dressed List.

Friday, August 3 – 8pm ET/PT on Global

Mary and Ronnie finally attempt to mend fences while Christina burns a potential bridge with Ronnie. Meanwhile, Reiko hopes to participate in the Luxury Supercar Show, and Christina falls for a new suitor.

Thursday, August 2 – 8pm ET/PT *Special Day and Time* on Global

Contestants face obstacles including ‘Batter Up,’ ‘Panic Hammocks’ and the ‘Spin Psycho.’ Find out who will step up to the plate and make it all the way home to win $50,000.

Wednesday, August 1 – 10pm ET/PT on Global

Justin Silver helps teach a family’s fun-loving puppy to play safe after her biting starts to take a destructive turn. Later, he doubles as a couple’s counselor when a newly engaged woman fears that her small antagonistic dog may get hurt by her fiance’s two large dogs. Justin also assists a client whose “celebrity” dog is bullied by her other two canines.