January 2013

Wednesday, January 9 – 8pm ET/PT on Global

Kate tries to talk her way out of a delicate situation with her father. Meanwhile, Marco confronts Bob about Lorna, and Gladys’s Valentine’s Day gets a boost when she gets a surprise visit from a soldier.

Monday, January 7 – 10pm ET/PT *Series Premiere* on Global

When wealthy socialite and notorious party girl Vivian Bowers is found dead of an overdose, no one is surprised. Convinced her death was a homicide, FBI agent Will Moreno (Laz Alonso) enlists the help of Det. Joanna Locasto (Meagan Good), who grew up with Vivian. Joanna quickly begins to uncover dark secrets and clues about why Vivian’s life was in danger, rekindles an old romantic relationship, and rediscovers the allure of the luxurious lifestyle she once knew.

In the new season of Canada’s Handyman Challenge, HGTV celebrities Bryan Baeumler (Leave It To Bryan), Scott McGillivray (Income Property) and Paul Lafrance (Decked Out) are teaming up as judges along with HGTV newcomer Jennifer Robertson (Little Mosque on the Prairie, Mr. D) as host.

The competition is amplified this season as contestants battle it out for the all-new $25,000 prize. Canada’s Handyman Challenge premieres on Tuesday January 22nd at 10pm ET/PT on HGTV Canada.

“Canada’s Handyman Challenge provides talented Canadians with a unique opportunity. Not only do they showcase their skills on a national platform, but they have the once-in-a-lifetime chance to receive guidance and advice from some of the top talent in the contracting and construction industries, plus a shot at a $25,000 prize,” said Barb Williams, Senior Vice President of Content, Shaw Media. Continue reading »

Monday, Jan. 7
MAJUMDER MANOR: Inspired to give back to his hometown of Burlington, Newfoundland, Canadian comic Shaun Majumder builds a boutique, eco-luxe inn, as chronicled in a new 12-part documentary series.
ZACH BONNER: When he was seven years old, Bonner founded The Little Red Wagon, a non-profit charity to help the 1.3 million homeless children in the U.S. in the wake of Hurricane Charlie. Now 18 years old, he joins CANADA AM with the latest updates of his foundation.
LESLIE BECK: CANADA AM welcomes the nutrition expert to discuss her new book, The Plant-Based Power Diet: 10 Simple Steps to a Healthier, Leaner, Energetic You. Continue reading »