New Thursday: Played, Nature of Things, Doc Zone

Played2Played, CTV – “Money”

Daniel (Dwain Murphy) infiltrates a group of deadly bank robbers. One of the gang members, Beth (Brittany Allen, DEFIANCE), starts flirting with Daniel provoking her possessive, erratic partner Colin (Bruce Ramsay, CONTINUUM) to make a bold move. The team is forced to run a risky play to take down the heist crew.

The Nature of Things, CBC – “Myth or Science 2: The Quest for Perfection”
Dr. Jennifer Gardy is back. But this time, Dr. Gardy’s journey of scientific discovery will plumb our very hopes and dreams – our quest for self-improvement. Are raw vegetables really better for you? Can you be fat and fit? Should you ditch caffeine? Dr. Gardy puts her own body on the line in lively experiments and scientific investigations to discover whether many popular health claims are science fact or science fiction.

Doc Zone, CBC – “Not Criminally Responsible”
Julie Bouvier who was nearly stabbed to death by a man in a psychotic frenzy because “the devil told him to kill the prettiest girl in the mall” is shocked to find he is released from the psychiatric hospital and terrified that he will come after her.