CBC Program Guide

Saturday August 23, 2014EDT

CBC Television

12:00 AM
CBC Music Backstage Pass (HD) - Eps 1 - The Sheepdogs / Nikki Yanofsky & Quincy Jones / Walk Off The Earth / Classified
The Sheepdogs travel to Sun Studio in Memphis to record an exclusive cover of Elvis Presley's 'Hound Dog'. Hollywood's legendary Quincy Jones introduces his pop/jazz protégé Nikki Yanofski. Youtube sensation Walk Off The Earth perform their song 'Red Hands'. And Halifax's Classified and David Myles give an unplugged performance of their hit song 'Inner Ninja'.
12:30 AM
Coronation Street (HD) (DV) - Eps. #8445
Neil begs Andrea to give him another chance. A hungover Peter wants to give up. Yasmeen hopes to set up the first children's story session.
1:00 AM
The Tudors (HD) (DV) - Eps 3
A new and important ally sweeps into Henry's court in the form of Charles V.
2:00 AM
CBC News Now (HD)
The best of CBC journalism with more live coverage from our bureaus across Canada and around the world.
3:00 AM
The Exchange - with Amanda Lang (HD)
Amanda Lang will take you inside the world of business, highlighting the financial stories that matter.
4:00 AM
Rick Mercer Report (HD) - Season 8 - Eps 1
Rick is in Shanghai to visit Expo 2010 and the Canadian Pavilion. He gets a city tour with Dashan AKA Mark Rowswell, the most famous Canadian in China. He's a comic who's fluent in Mandarin.
4:30 AM
22 Minutes (HD) - Series 20 - Eps 8
Jian Ghomeshi appears as guest host; famous illusionist, David Blaine (Shaun Majumder) makes magic happen at Tim Horton's; Mark Critch shares a laugh with Bob Rae, Thomas Mulcair, Tony Clement and Lisa Raitt at the annual Parliamentary Press Dinner; Movember gets a musical tribute by several well-known Canadian songsters.
5:00 AM
Steven and Chris (HD) - Series 7 - Eps 119
Contractor Frank di Leo answers home maintenance questions. Cool gadgets you can control with your phone. What to eat with the changing seasons.
6:00 AMon Air now
Our Ottawa (HD)
The stories and people that our city is talking about - every week on CBC's Our Ottawa with Lucy van Oldenbarneveld.
7:00 AM
Monster Math Squad (HD) (DV)
The Monster Math Squad put their monster minds together and use their math skills to overcome any obstacle they face.
7:15 AM
Bookaboo (HD)
A celebrity guest star shares a book with Bookaboo, a famous super star, drum playing rock puppy.
7:30 AM
Busytown Mysteries (HD) (DV)
Six unforgettable friends and many other colourful characters from the amazing world of Richard Scarry's books.
8:00 AM
Animal Mechanicals (HD) (DV)
An action/adventure series for preschoolers featuring mechanically transforming animals.
8:15 AM
Pirates: Adventures in Art (HD)
Prepare to set sail with the artsiest and craftiest crew of rollicking rogues ever to sail the Seven Seas!
8:30 AM
Super Why! (DV)
The adventures in Storybrook Village, a magical three-dimensional world behind the shelves in your library.
9:00 AM
Ruby Skye P.I. (HD)
Teenage detective Ruby Skye finds her way into the middle of the most baffling mysteries.
9:05 AM
Artzooka! (HD) (DV)
An art series hosted by an art enthusiast who takes ordinary items and recycles them into extraordinary pieces of art.
9:30 AM
Cross Country Fun Hunt (HD) (DV)
Kids interact on the Fun Hunt website with a celebrity host voting on where to find fun kids, places and stuff to do.
9:55 AM
Time Tremors (HD) (DV)
Max and Medie travel through time in search of the lost Time Treasures to defeat the greatest force of evil.
9:59 AM
Ruby Skye's How To Be A P.I. (HD)
In Ruby Skye's How To Be A P.I., Ruby offers tips to aspiring detectives.
10:00 AM
Arthur (HD) (DV)
Based on Marc Brown's popular children's book, Arthur follows the adventures of an eight-year-old aardvark.
10:25 AM
Big Block Singsong (HD) (DV)
Uniquely designed colourful square headed characters sing and perform.
10:30 AM
My Goldfish Is Evil (DV)
The adventures of a young boy and his pet - a talking goldfish who wants to conquer the world.
10:55 AM
Yam Roll
Yam Roll is a cab driver who uses his super-powers to defend against monsters and other perils.
11:00 AM
Surprise!...It's Edible Incredible!
A hyper cooking show for kids that move to the beat of a DJ and gives 8 to 12 year-olds a taste for healthy living.
11:30 AM
The Cat in the Hat Knows A Lot About That (HD) (DV)
Sally and Nick go on magnificent journeys of discovery with their energetic guide, Dr. Seuss' beloved Cat in the Hat.
11:55 AM
Big Block Singsong (HD) (DV)
Uniquely designed colourful square headed characters sing and perform.
12:00 PM
Absolutely Canadian (HD) - Alberta New Faces: Live From Festival Hall (Part 2)
A musical performance series featuring the new musicians behind the music being made in Alberta.
1:00 PM
Documentary Presents (HD) (DV) - Chasing The Royals
As wedding frenzy strikes, a look inside the schemes and strategies used by the tabloids in their endless quest for a royal scoop.
2:00 PM
the fifth estate (HD) - Series 39 - Eps 19 - After the Cameras Went Away
Even after a story airs on television, the fifth estate does not stop investigating. Gillian Findlay reveals the latest on the controversial religious sect Lev Tahor, Mark Kelley checks in with a survivor of the collapse of a garment factory in Bangladesh, and finally, Bob McKeown finds out how the Toronto Zoo elephants are adapting to sunny California.
3:00 PM
Best Recipes Ever (HD) - Series IV - Eps 89 - Make-Ahead Appetizers
Thai Chicken Salad Croustades; Honey Goat Cheese Spread; Grilled Panzanella Bites; Village Salad Bites.
3:30 PM
In the Kitchen with Stefano Faita (HD) - Series 3 - Eps 39 - Classic Orange Recipes
Stefano's Duck a l'Orange; Crêpes Suzette.
4:00 PM
The Exchange - with Amanda Lang (HD)
Amanda Lang will take you inside the world of business, highlighting the financial stories that matter.
5:00 PM
Dragons' Den (HD) - Series VI - Eps 12
Past pitchers are back for a second chance. A men's underwear line is back with a cheekier pitch; a helmet wrap recovers from its last appearance; and a dog festival is now fit for a Dragon. Plus a second chance leads to a first in the Den for one all-natural Soap Company.
6:00 PM
CBC News: Ottawa at Six (HD)
Ottawa's best source for local breaking news and weather.
6:30 PM
Marketplace (HD) - 41-01 - Barking Mad
Canada's consumer watch dog goes undercover, testing veterinarians to reveal five ways you may be paying too much at your vet.
7:00 PM
Ottawa Docs (HD)
Ottawa Docs features a collection of short documentaries by local Ottawa producers.
8:00 PM
The Best Laid Plans (HD) (DV) - Series 1 - Eps 4 - You Had An Option, Sir
Daniel begs forgiveness from Lindsay. Quimby prepares for the debates. The Angus campaign is in full swing at the Seniors Home. Eric Cameron is caught in a compromising situation. Jonas Chernick, Kenneth Welsh, Mark McKinney.
9:00 PM
Movie (HD) - The Baby Formula (2009) (HD)
Two women in love desperate to have their own baby try an experimental scientific process and both end up pregnant.
11:00 PM
Just For Laughs Gags (HD)
A camera, some clever practical jokes and a few unsuspecting "victims," and you've got Just For Laughs Gags.
11:30 PM
Ha!ifax Comedy Festival (HD) - Season 17 - Eps 6
Hosted by Mark Critch. Featuring Jonny Harris, David Crowe, Gilson Lubin, Nathan MacIntosh, Ryan Belleville, Chuck Byrn, Dave Merheje, Tim Nutt, Greg Proops, Ian Black, Peter Kelamis, Samantha Bee, Dave Hemstad, and Alyson Smith.

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