Anderson

Monday, May 28
Carrie Ann Inaba Co-Hosts and Sharon Osbourne
CTV’s DANCING WITH THE STARS judge Carrie Ann Inaba co-hosts with ANDERSON and dishes on secrets for the upcoming “All-Stars” season. Then, TV personality Sharon Osbourne opens up about her feud with Simon Cowell (THE X FACTOR) and what it’s like working with Howard Stern. Plus, ANDERSON meets a personal trainer who gained 90 lbs. in four months to better understand obesity. Continue reading »

This week (May 21–25) on ANDERSON, CTV’s THE BIG BANG THEORY Mayim Bialik discusses the controversial method of attachment parenting. Plus, Jimmy Fallon challenges ANDERSON to a game of Jeopardy (May 23); while Oscar®-winning actor Kevin Costner (The Guardian) (May 24) discusses Whitney Houston’s untimely death. Plus, Rebecca Romijn (X-Men) (May 21) and Comedian Ana Gasteyer (SNL) (May 23) co-host with ANDERSON. 

 

Monday, May 21 

Rebecca Romijn Co-Hosts and Billy Bob Thornton

Rebecca Romijn (UGLY BETTY, X-Men) co-hosts with ANDERSON and opens up about her marriage to Jerry O’Connell (LAS VEGAS) and life with twins. Plus, Mayim Bialik (THE BIG BANG THEORY, Thursdays at 7:30 p.m. ET/PT on CTV) discusses the controversial method of attachment parenting. Then, Oscar® -nominated Actor Billy Bob Thornton (Monster’s Ball) talks about his new movie The Baytown Disco and becoming an author on his first book “The Billy Bob Tapes: A Cave Full of Ghosts.”

 

Tuesday, May 22

The “Human Barbie” and Men Who Love Dolls 

Sarah Burge, the “Human Barbie,” joins ANDERSON to discuss her excessive plastic surgery and the implications on her 8-year-old and teenage daughters. Then, ANDERSON investigates how a married man is in a relationship with a life-like robot doll. Plus, country singer Clint Black and his wife, actress Lisa Hartman (Valley of the Dolls), share their secrets for a lasting marriage. 

 

Wednesday, May 23

Ana Gasteyer Co-Hosts, Plus Jimmy Fallon 

Comedian Ana Gasteyer (SNL) co-hosts and discusses life as a Mom. Then, ANDERSON stages his own “storage war” with reality stars and auctioneers, Dan and Laura Dotson (STORAGE WARS), and a lucky audience member. Then, Jimmy Fallon (LATE NIGHT WITH JIMMY FALLON, Weeknights at 12:30 a.m. on CTV) challenges ANDERSON to a game of Jeopardy. 

 

Thursday, May 24

OSCAR® Winner Kevin Costner 

Two-time ACADEMY AWARD® winner Kevin Costner (The Guardian) joins ANDERSON to chat about his new miniseries, HATFIELDS AND McCOYS and discusses the death of Whitney Houston (The Bodyguard). 

 

Friday, May 25

Moms Behaving Badly 

ANDERSON exposes Moms who shoplift in-front of their children, drink while supervising play dates and think their behaviour is justified. Then, a group of horrified Moms weigh in on this bad behaviour. 

Monday, May 14 

Niecy Nash Co-Hosts 

Popular comedian and actress Niecy Nash co-hosts with ANDERSON. Plus, Rosie Perez (LIPSTICK JUNGLE) shows a sneak peek of her new movie, and a mother working in the pornography industry discusses her career’s impact on her 10-year-old son. 

 

Tuesday, May 15

Award-Winning Actress Jennifer Connelly 

Academy Award®-winner Jennifer Connelly (He’s Just Not That Into You) discusses how she portrays a schizophrenic in her new movie Virginia, and shares how she achieves work/life balance with three children. 

 

Wednesday, May 16

Anderson Cooper on JEOPARDY and Investigating ID Scams and Debt Collector Nightmares

ANDERSON competes on the hit show JEOPARDY for Power Players Week and his cameras go backstage for all the behind-the-scenes action. Then, ANDERSON investigates how debt-free individuals are forced into paying collectors money they didn’t owe and how to avoid ID scams. 

 

Thursday, May 17

Serena Williams and REAL HOUSEWIVES OF ATLANTA’s Kim Zolciak 

Kim Zolciak (REAL HOUSEWIVES OF ATLANTA) joins ANDERSON to discuss her wedding to NFL player Kroy Biermann and the status of her relationship with NeNe (THE REAL HOUSEWIVES OF ATLANTA). Plus, World Champion tennis player Serena Williams talks to ANDERSON about Olympic excitement and sisterly rivalry. Then, ANDERSON and Serena compete in a studio tennis match. 

 

Friday, May 18

Suzanne Somers 

Actress and best-selling author Suzanne Somers (THREE’S COMPANY) reveals anti-aging secrets from her new book Bombshell. Then, ANDERSON shares the most outrageous and death-defying moments ever caught on tape. 

This week (April 30- May 4) on ANDERSON, Emmy® Award-winning actress Kristen Johnston (THE EXES) (April 30) co-hosts an episode on women who undergo plastic surgery to look like celebrities; while Golden Globe and Academy Award-winning Actress Dame Judi Dench (J. Edgar)(May 1) reveals a medical condition affecting her life.

Then, PARKS AND RECREATION’s Aziz Ansari (May 2) shares what it’s like to work with co-star Amy Poehler; Emmy® Award-nominated actress Vanessa Williams (CTV’s DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES) (May 3) and her mother discuss their new memoir.

 

Monday, April 30 

Kristen Johnston Co-Hosts and PRIVATE PRACTICE’s Kate Walsh

ANDERSON’s first ever co-host is Emmy® Award-winning actress Kristen Johnston (THE EXES), who explores the topic of women who undergo plastic surgery to look like celebrities. Then, Kate Walsh (PRIVATE PRACTICE) joins ANDERSON to reveal secrets about working at her hit show and why she has a new ‘Billionaire Boyfriend,’ then Kristen and Kate face off in a game of “Buzz That Billionaire.” Plus, Kristen, a former addict herself, teaches ANDERSON about a new high school dedicated to helping teens who struggle with substance abuse. See how two teens are overcoming their addictions and learn what all parents should do if they suspect their children are abusing drugs.

 

Tuesday, May 1

Daytime Exclusive: Judi Dench, Plus Anderson Investigates: Why Are We Rude?

ANDERSON is joined by Golden Globe® and Academy Award®-winning actress Dame Judi Dench (J. Edgar) who addresses rumors of going blind, reveals the medical condition that is affecting her life and discusses the highlights of her career. Then, a hidden camera investigation reveals how everyday people respond to rude situations. Learn the best ways to deal with rudeness and find out how to be assertive without being rude.

 

Wednesday, May 2

PARKS AND RECREATION’s Aziz Ansari

Aziz Ansari (PARKS AND RECREATION) surprises ANDERSON by sending his own look-a-like out on stage to fool him. Then, Aziz shares what it’s like to work with his co-star, Amy Poehler, and what happened when he ran into rapper 50 Cent at a restaurant. Plus, ANDERSON discusses the headline making stories that are capturing the nation’s attention.

 

Thursday, May 3

DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES’s Vanessa Williams 

ANDERSON is joined by the husband of Soccer Mom Madam, Anna Gristina, to speak out for the first time in a Daytime Exclusive about the future of his family after his wife was charged with running a brothel in New York City. Then, Emmy® Award-nominated actress Vanessa Williams (DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES, Sundays at 9 p.m. ET on CTV) and her mother, Helen, discuss their new candid memoir You Have No Idea. Vanessa opens up about her childhood abuse, getting pregnant in high school and offers tips on how everyone came overcome adversity. 

 

Friday, May 4

Daytime Exclusive: Inside the Jailhouse with a Teen Killer

ANDERSON is talking with a 19-year-old girl convicted of murder from her prison cell. This teen shares what happened on the chilling night of the murder and why she found herself in these tragic circumstances. Then, the parents of the convicted teen share how they felt the moment they heard their daughter was found guilty, and the parents of the victim speak out. 

Next week (April 23-27) on ANDERSON, SMASH (Mondays at 10 p.m. ET on CTV Two) Star Debra Messing (April 23) discusses her role in the new hit musical drama; Spider Man 3’s Topher Grace (April 24) discusses his new film, The Giant Mechanical Man, with Robert De Niro; and Golden Globe® nominated-actor John Cusack discusses his relationship with famous sibling Joan Cusack.

Then, the top eight contestants (April 26) from CTV’s THE VOICE (Mondays at 8 p.m. ET on CTV) share what it’s really like working with their celebrity judges and the latest castoff (April 27) of CTV Two’s DANCING WITH THE STARS (Mondays at 8 p.m. ET on CTV Two) shares backstage drama and insight on who might be getting crowned the winner.

 

Monday, April 23

CTV’s SMASH Star Debra Messing

ANDERSON is joined by EMMY® Award-winning actress, Debra Messing (WILL & GRACE), to discuss her new hit musical drama SMASH (Mondays at 10 p.m. ET on CTV Two) and goes head-to-head with ANDERSON in a famous women trivia game. Then, ANDERSON sits down with a mother who met the recipient of her son’s kidney when he coincidentally showed up to paint her house, and another woman who found her wedding ring a year and a half later after accidentally flushing it down the toilet. 

 

Tuesday, April 24

I’ve Been Abducted By Aliens. Plus, Topher Grace

ANDERSON explores whether extraterrestrial sightings are real or fantasy as he sits down with one woman who sent a branch to a lab after she claimed a UFO sprayed her tree with “space dust”, and two women who claim to have followed a UFO down a rural highway. Then, Topher Grace (Spider Man 3) joins ANDERSON to discuss his Off-Broadway debut and his new film with Robert De Niro, The Giant Mechanical Man. Plus, find out what happened when Topher, along with De Niro, confronted a childhood bully.

 

 

Wednesday, April 25

ANDERSON’s Live Auction & John Cusack

ANDERSON hosts his first-ever live auction with all proceeds going to charity, and is joined by Lara Spencer (GOOD MORNING AMERICA) and Paul Brown (AUCTION KING), who give the best tips for finding deals at flea markets and garage sales. Golden Globe® nominated-actor John Cusak also joins in to donate a personal item and discusses his relationship with famous sibling Joan Cusack. Plus, see how much one lucky audience member paid for a $10,000 emerald ring, and another audience member that gets the surprise of her life!

 

Thursday, April 26

THE VOICE’s Top 8, Total Memory Makeover with Marilu Henner and National Geographic’s new show AMISH: OUT OF ORDER

ANDERSON sits down with the top eight contestants from CTV’s THE VOICE (Mondays at 8 p.m. ET on CTV), who share what it’s really like working with their celebrity judges and who they think is going home with the prize. Then, five-time Golden Globe® nominated-actress and author of Total Memory Makeover, Marilu Henner, shares why she can remember every day with perfect precision, what it means to have Highly Superior Autobiographical Memory and how the power to remember will help you achieve more for your future. Plus, ANDERSON speaks with several cast members from National Geographic’s new show AMISH: OUT OF ORDER, to discuss the trials and tribulations they are facing since leaving the Amish community behind.

 

Friday, April 27

DANCING WITH THE STARS Castoff, True Crime Stories & ANDERSON’s Mystery Guest 

The latest castoff from CTV Two’s DANCING WITH THE STARS (Mondays at 8 p.m. ET on CTV Two) joins ANDERSON to discuss the emotional departure, what it has meant to be a part of the show and shares the backstage drama and who might be getting crowned the winner. Then, ANDERSON investigates true crime stories, including an innocent woman who spent the last 20 years in prison before finally getting acquitted of all charges, who now faces being sent back to jail. Then, two brothers whose mother was killed in a fire and whose father was charged with murder when they were little boys find out what really happened that night when new DNA evidence is revealed. Plus, ANDERSON tries to guess his special mystery guest. Hint: She starred in the biggest movie musical of all time!

This week (April 10-13) on ANDERSON, New York Times best-selling author Charles Duhigg (April 11) teaches viewers how to effectively change bad habits, four-time Emmy Award-winning actress Edie Falco (THE SOPRANOS) discusses her pill-popping role in the television series NURSE JACKIE (April 12), and 85-year-old food critic Marilyn Hagerty (April 12) talks about life as an internet sensation.

Later in the week, the ex-wife of “the D.C. Sniper” John Muhammad (April 13), reveals the shocking reason behind her former husband’s act of terror. 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).

 

Tuesday, April 10 

Obsessed Moms and Extreme Pet Owners

ANDERSON confronts two moms whose obsessions with exercise and looking young are costing them their relationships with their daughters. Then, ANDERSON welcomes “extreme pet owners” including a woman who taught her cat how to swim and another that dyes her dogs’ fur different colours.

 

Wednesday, April 11

Simple Steps To Change A Habit & How Social Networking Can Save Lives

New York Times best-selling author, Charles Duhigg, stops by ANDERSON to teach viewers how to effectively change bad habits, including how exercise can bring down credit card debt and what people can do to stop horrible food cravings. Plus, ANDERSON shares amazing stories on how social networking has saved lives, from one wife’s Facebook post that led her to find a kidney donor for her sick husband, to a couple who used Facebook to adopt their child.

 

Thursday, April 12

Emmy® Award-Winning Actress Edie Falco. Plus, 85-year-old Food Critic Marilyn Hagerty

Four-time Emmy® Award-winning actress, Edie Falco (THE SOPRANOS), stops by ANDERSON to discuss her starring role as a pill-popping nurse in on NURSE JACKIE, her former battles with alcohol and overcoming breast cancer. Later, 85-year-old food critic, Marilyn Hagerty, talks about life as a viral sensation and is followed around her hometown by the ANDERSON crew as she completes her next restaurant review.

 

Friday, April 13

My Husband Is A Murderer. Plus, How To Spot A Liar

Mildred Muhammad, the ex-wife of “The D.C. Sniper” John Muhammad, sits down with ANDERSON to reveal the shocking reason behind her former husband’s act of terror. Plus, ANDERSON meets other women who fell in love only to learn that their men had violent and sometimes criminal pasts. Find out how these women missed the signs and learn the top three ways to determine if someone is violent. Then, human lie detector Janine Driver teaches viewers how to read body language to spot a liar.

Monday, Nov. 28

Melissa McCarthy and Could You Forgive Someone Who Almost Killed You? The Turkey Lady’s Story

Anderson sits down with MIKE AND MOLLY star Melissa McCarthy to discuss everything from her eccentric relationship with her husband, motherhood, her rise to fame and how she maintains a positive body image in the body conscious world of Hollywood. Anderson also speaks to Victoria Ruvolo, who was left in a coma for a month after a group of teenagers threw a frozen turkey at her.

 

Tuesday, Nov. 29

Dad Gives Daughter Plastic Surgery, Bullying PSA, Anderson Works at Boston Market 

Anderson examines the new trend of parents gifting their children plastic surgery and questions the message being sent about beauty. Plus, 13-year-old singing sensation, Savannah Robinson, surprises a bullying victim and debuts her bullying PSA. Anderson continues his “Try This” segment by working at his favorite lunch place, Boston Market.

 

Wednesday, Nov. 30

Tracey Gold, Teacher Abuse Caught on Tape and Elton John

Anderson sits down with actress Tracey Gold (GROWING PAINS), who details her lifelong battle with anorexia. Anderson also speaks with the 14-year-old special needs student who recorded her teachers abusing and bullying her. Plus, superstar Elton John stops by with the surprise of a lifetime for one of his super fans! 

 

Thursday, Dec. 1

Hoarders and How to Clutter Free Your Life 

Anderson meets a woman whose hoarding ways are destroying her family. Plus, organizing expert Justin Klosky is on hand to teach viewers how to organize and live a clutter free life. 

 

Friday, Dec. 2

Michael Pearl and Extreme Child Discipline, Plus “Miracle Dog” and Healthy Cooking with Rocco DiSpirito

Anderson speaks with Michael Pearl, the controversial preacher who claims in his book, To Train Up A Child, that God wants you to spank your children. Also, Anderson meets “Miracle Dog” Daniel, a beagle mix who survived an Alabama dog pound gas chamber. Anderson also learns how to prepare healthy dishes with celebrity chef Rocco DiSpirito.

Monday, Nov. 21

Monster-In-Laws and Hottest Holiday Trends with NeNe Leakes

Anderson takes a look at an unexpected side effect of the recession, as more families are borrowing money from their in-laws and moving back in with their parents. Also, Anderson learns about the hottest holiday trends with REAL HOUSEWIVES OF ATLANTA star NeNe Leakes. 

 

Tuesday, Nov. 22

Private Lives Exposed, Ellen Barkin and the Latest DANCING WITH THE STARS Cast-Off Hope Solo 

Anderson looks at the shocking new online trend called revenge porn, where private lives are exposed by bitter exes who post sexual photos on the Internet to get revenge. Plus, actress Ellen Barkin (Ocean’s Thirteen) stops by to discuss her addiction to twitter and co-parenting with an ex, and the latest cast off from DANCING WITH THE STARS, Hope Solo stops by.

 

Wednesday, Nov. 23

Thanksgiving Dinner with Jamie Oliver and Eric Stonestreet

It’s Anderson’s first Thanksgiving show featuring world-renowned chef Jamie Oliver who stops by and teaches Anderson how to cook a proper Thanksgiving turkey dinner. Plus, Anderson sits down with MODERN FAMILY star Eric Stonestreet.

 

Thursday, Nov. 24

Abandoned at Birth: Baby Jane Doe and Miraculous Mary

Anderson speaks with two 24-year-old women who have miraculously remained resilient after facing some of the most extreme cases of neglect and abandonment as children.

 

Friday, Nov. 25

Jerry and Jessica Seinfeld

For the first time ever, Jerry and Jessica Seinfeld appear on stage together on a television show. The Seinfeld’s discuss their family, Jerry’s disdain for reality TV, twitter and more. Anderson also surprises Jerry with longtime friend, comedian George Wallace (SCRUBS), who served as best man at his wedding. 

Beginning Monday, Nov. 14, Anderson takes a look at innovative money saving secrets, and chats with THE VIEW co-host Joy Behar.

Also this week, Anderson sits down with MIKE & MOLLY star Melissa McCarthy, discusses transgender, explores the controversial new TLC series, ALL-AMERICAN MUSLIM and sits down with superstar Hugh Jackman.

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, Nov. 14

Stop Spending and Start Saving! Plus, Joy Behar

Stop spending and start saving! Anderson has packed the hour with innovative money saving secrets from experts, including how to get things every day for free. Plus, THE VIEW co-host Joy Behar stops by with her daughter, son-in-law and grandson!

 

Tuesday, Nov. 15

Melissa McCarthy and Could You Forgive Someone Who Almost Killed You? The Turkey Lady’s Story

Anderson sits down with MIKE AND MOLLY star Melissa McCarthy to discuss everything from her eccentric relationship with her husband, motherhood, her rise to fame and how she maintains a positive body image in the body conscious world of Hollywood. Anderson also speaks to Victoria Ruvolo, who was left in a coma for a month after a group of teenagers threw a frozen turkey at her.

 

Wednesday, Nov. 16

Children and Teens Caught in the Wrong Bodies

Anderson spends the hour talking to children, who believe they are trapped in the wrong bodies and their parents’ journey to acceptance.

 

Thursday, Nov. 17

ALL-AMERICAN MUSLIMS Debate: How Do You Feel About Muslims Living In The U.S.?

Anderson explores the controversial new TLC series, ALL-AMERICAN MUSLIM, which hasn’t aired yet but already has people calling for a boycott of it. Anderson speaks with several cast members, as well as opponents of the show, and has an open discussion about American Muslims living in the U.S. post 9/11. 

 

Friday, Nov. 18

Sperm Donor Reunion & Hugh Jackman

Anderson explores the reality of sperm banks, which often don’t limit the amount of donations one sperm donor can make, resulting in children of sperm donors having multiple half-siblings. Superstar Hugh Jackman also stops by and fulfills a lifelong dream by taking over Anderson’s talk show duties for a segment, hosting “The Hugh Jackman Show.”

Beginning Monday, Nov. 7, Anderson spends the hour with his mom discussing surviving loss. Also this week, Anderson sits down with the latest DANCING WITH THE STARS cast-off David Arquette, discusses revenge with Toni Braxton, chats with a Cincinnati Bengals cheerleader awarded $11 Million and catches up with DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES star Eva Longoria. 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, Nov. 7

How to Survive Loss with Gloria Vanderbilt

After the incredible reaction to Anderson’s first show with his mother, Gloria Vanderbilt, Anderson spends another hour with his mom, discussing surviving loss and re-building a life in the aftermath.

 

Tuesday, Nov. 8

Intervention of a Mom Addicted to Prescription Pills, David Arquette and Top Chef Challenge with Padma Lakshmi

Anderson, with the help of an expert, stages an intervention with a mom who is addicted to prescription pills. Plus, the latest DANCING WITH THE STARS cast- off David Arquette discusses his experience on the show, and Padma Laskshmi judges Anderson’s Top Chef Challenge. 

 

Wednesday, Nov. 9

Scorned Lovers Take Revenge on the Internet, Toni Braxton and Utah Motorcycle Rescue Reunion

Anderson talks to couples whose lives have been devastated by their scorned lovers who took revenge on the Internet by posting cheating allegations on various websites. BRAXTON FAMILY VALUES star Toni Braxton joins Anderson to share her own revenge story. Plus, meet the motorcycle rider, who was trapped under a burning car and reunited on camera for the first time with the group of good Samaritans who saved him.

 

Thursday, Nov. 10

Cincinnati Bengals Cheerleader Awarded $11 Million in Slander Retribution and My Mom Needs To Grow Up 

Anderson speaks with a family embarrassed by the wardrobe and behaviour of their 49-year-old mother and grandmother. Anderson also speaks with Captain of the Cincinnati Bengals cheerleading team, who was recently awarded $11 million after suing a website for defamation of character. 

 

Friday, Nov. 11

Spanking Your Children: Discipline or Abuse? And Eva Longoria

Anderson is tackling the controversial topic of spanking. Anderson also speaks with big newsmakers Hallie Adams and her daughter, Hillary, who recently released a video on YouTube of her father, a Texas judge, beating her at age 16. Plus, Eva Longoria stops by to discuss the last season of DESPERATE HOUSEWIVES, her love of Twitter, what she is going back-to-school for and more!