November 2012

Monday, December 3 – 9pm ET/PT on Global

Sarah’s involvement with Hank as he works to mend his relationship with his family, puts a strain on her own relationship with Mark. Meanwhile, Julia is concerned with Victor’s frustration with school, and Crosby and Adam enter a legal battle to save the ‘Luncheonette.’

Monday, December 3 – 8pm ET/PT *150th Episode* on Global

The Jeffersonian team investigates the death of a young boy whose spirit comes into contact with psychic Avalon Harmonia (Cyndi Lauper). Avalon’s attempts to help the boy’s spirit cross over, leaves the team questioning their own beliefs about the afterlife.

Wednesday, December 5 – 10pm ET/PT *Live Special Presentation* on Global

Music superstars LL Cool J and Taylor Swift host the GRAMMY Nominations special with performances by Maroon 5, FUN, Ne-Yo and legendary rock band, The Who.

Tuesday, December 4 – 10pm ET/ PT *A Special Presentation* on Global

The beautiful Victoria’s Secret Angels take flight on the hottest lingerie fashion runway show. The special will include pink carpet interviews, model profiles and a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the world’s most celebrated fashion show. Topping off the evening will be musical performances from Rihanna, Justin Bieber and Bruno Mars.

Tuesday December 4 – 8pm ET/PT on Global

*A Special Feature Film Presentation*

It’s the popular adaptation of Dr Seuss’s famous animated tale about a short-tempered, green-skinned monster that schemes to destroy the holiday spirit and celebrations of everyone in Whoville on Christmas Eve.

After seven weeks of intense competition, unexpected challenges and emotional outcomes, Food Network Canada is calling on Canadians to take their places on the Recipe to Riches judging panel.

With just seven hometown culinary heroes left standing on this season of the hit competitive reality food series, the time has come to vote for the best of the best. Starting December 5th at 12:01pm ET until December 7th at 4:59pm ET, Canadians can cast their votes online at recipetoriches.ca.

Then on December 12th, viewers can tune in to the season finale at 9pm ET/8pm PT to see who will take home the $250,000 grand prize and the recognition of being Canada’s best home cook. Continue reading »

Fresh TV and Teletoon have proven that vampires and geeks are a winning combo in kids’ TV as My Babysitter’s a Vampire claimed the 2012 Shaw Rocket Prize at an industry gala held last evening in Ottawa.

Executive Producer Brian Irving was on hand to accept the $50,000 award on behalf of Fresh TV. The Toronto-based production company will be donating the entire cash award to the Canadian Film Centre (CFC) and the Writers Guild of Canada (WGC) to support their film and TV scholarship programs.

My Babysitter’s a Vampire took a bite out of four other competitors to claim the top prize. The TV series has previously won a GOLD Pixie Award while the companion interactive website, Humans VS Vampires, has won Kidscreen, Digi and Creativity Awards. Continue reading »

This holiday season, prime time is family time on Citytv – the destination for festive holiday fun covering everything from giving and gifting, to fashion and singing – we’ve got it wrapped.

Citytv has everything to make the season merry and bright when internationally acclaimed Canadian crooner Michael Bublé returns with another celebrity-packed Christmas special, Michael Bublé: Home for the Holidays (Dec. 10).

Plus, take the stress out of the season as Canada’s favourite daytime host Tracy Moorenavigates the holidays with Cityline’s Ultimate Holiday Guide (Dec. 10),the one-stop destination for everything including gifting, hot holiday outfits, yuletide entertaining, and festive décor. Continue reading »

Citytv and Force Four Entertainment today announced that Canadian-born actor and comedian Tom Green joins the dynamic cast of Citytv’s new original comedy series Seed in a one-time guest appearance.

Ottawa-native Green, who is currently on a world-wide comedy tour and recently starred in his own comedy special, is internationally renowned for his irreverent talk show, The Tom Green Show, and roles in cult-comedies Freddy Got Fingered, Road Trip, and Stealing Harvard.

In Seed,Green will play an arrogant but insightful psychoanalyst named Dr. Stuart Meinertzhagen that will see him counselling the show’s dysfunctional families. The good doctor’s new-age methods and alternative approach put him in direct rivalry with Anastasia’s mom Janet (Laura de Carteret, The L.A. Complex), who considers Meinertzhagen a total fraud. Continue reading »

With the holiday season just around the corner, E!’s Leah Miller, and fashion tour-de-force Jay Manuel, team up to dish out the celebrity style trends and best dressed stars of 2012 in the brand new 30-minute E! original special 2012: The Year in Style, premiering Wednesday, Dec. 26 at 8 p.m. ET.

From Gwyneth Paltrow’s killer cape to Angelina Jolie’s sexy slit, 2012 was a year in style filled with jaw-dropping red carpet moments and inspiring looks right off the runway.

Taped in New York City, Miller and Manuel single out the celebrity style makers of the year, look back on the trends of 2012 with FashionTelevisionChannel host Jeanne Beker, all while looking forward to the hottest up-and-coming fashions for 2013 with the help of celebrity designer Christian Siriano. Continue reading »