New Thursday: Played, Doc Zone, Nature of Things, Storage Wars Canada


Played, CTV – “Girls”
A 15-year-old escort disappears at a sleek downtown hotel and he C.I.U. goes undercover to infiltrate an underage prostitution ring masterminded by two volatile brothers, Shaun (Chris Hoffman, FLASHPOINT) and Paul Devlin (Morgan Kelly, BEING ERICA). As Maria (Lisa Marcos) gets close to one of the brothers, she’s haunted by memories of a savage beating she suffered on a previous case. In a risky final play, Maria struggles to stay focused and safe as she takes on the escort ring’s vicious leader.

Doc Zone, CBC – “Deadly By Design”
Deadly By Design explores the lucrative business of illegal synthetic drugs in Canada.

The Nature of Things, CBC – “Ticked Off: The Mystery of Lyme Disease”
The tick that carries Lyme disease has been spreading across Canada with alarming speed. From the micro world of the tick and its disease-causing bacteria, to the macro world of human infection, Ticked Off explores a disease that can have devastating effects, is often misdiagnosed and mistreated, and continues to be mired in a medical controversy.

Storage Wars Canada, OLN – “Wanna Smell My Hair?”
Roy aims to disturb the peace in Scarborough, Ontario, when he poses as “crazy cousin Ray.” Meanwhile, among the sane, Rick and Cindy set their sights on a big score, Paul and Bogart try to avoid getting stung, and Ursula travels in style.