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Upcoming episode: Instant Star, CTV, Aug. 15

8:30 p.m. ET – Instant Star – “The Jean Genie”
The stage throbs with the beat of Jude and SME rocking out on Anyone But You – and the onstage electricity between Jude and adorable lead guitarist Spiederman. He wants Jude to admit that he’s more to her than just a punch line. He wants…her. Too bad Jude’s running scared. Until Jude realizes – Spiederman doesn’t just make the band more fun. He makes her life more fun.


Upcoming episode: Whistler, CTV, Aug. 13

10 p.m. ET – Whistler – “The Looks of Love”
Quinn, Isabelle, Feeney and Carrie team up for the annual Whistler underground scavenger hunt. Nicole is drawn further into Adrien’s seductive world. Lisa reemerges threatening Jen and Ethan’s apparent happiness.

After Episode 9 airs on Sunday, August 13, Whistler will move to its new time on Monday, August 14, right after Canadian Idol.

Whistler, The Soundtrack Volume One will be released on August 22 at Canadian music retailers. Check it out here.


Series synopsis: King O’ Fun, Bravo

World Television Premiere – September 13 at 8pm ET / 5pm PT

Produced in association with Bravo!, this one–man comedy stars Gemini award–winner Andy Jones as the title character who strives to recreate the funniest moment in Western civilization. As Andy pursues this comedic feat, he accidentally finds an open door leading to the “Whisgiggan Dimension.” If he walks through the doorway, he will be transported to a world which could save him from an early death caused by poor eating habits. Andy Jones showcases his unique physical comedy and Newfoundland satire in this one–hour performance special. He is also known for his work in the Newfoundland comedy troupe CODCO and as a writer for Kids in the Hall.