June on CTV begins with the season premiere of SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE as well as the season finale of THE GOLDBERGS. The month also kicks off with live coverage of FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™. CTV also delivers the highly anticipated season finale of original crime drama MOTIVE, as well as all-new episodes of HOT IN CLEVELAND and MASTERCHEF.
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Programming Highlights for June 1 – 15 on CTV and CTV GO include:
• Returning judge Nigel Lythgoe is joined by Paula Abdul and Jason Derulo in the Season 12 premiere of SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE (June 1)
• In the season finale of THE GOLDBERGS, Erica (Hayley Orrantia) gets accepted into a summer arts school and Beverly (Wendi McLendon-Covey) insists on throwing her a going-away party (June 4)
• Canada takes on China in FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™ (June 6)
• In the season finale of MOTIVE, Detectives Flynn (Kristin Lehman), Vega (Louis Ferreira), and Lucas (Brendan Penny) are determined to prove that Neville Montgomery (Victor Garber, THE FLASH) is behind the murder of Maria Snow (Luisa D’Oliveira, 50/50) (June 7)
• In SURPRISED BY LOVE, a CTV movie premiere, Josie Mayfield’s (Hilarie Burton, ONE TREE HILL) life plans go astray and she must decide which direction her life – romantic and otherwise – is going to take (June 13)
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Below is a chronological listing of detailed highlights for June 1 – 15. All programming is subject to change (visit CTV.ca to confirm local broadcast times).
Monday, June 1
8 p.m. – SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE – TWO HOURS – SEASON PREMIERE
Season 12 features an intensified competition between dancers from stage and street as the judges – Nigel Lythgoe, Paula Abdul, and Jason Derulo – search New York, Dallas, Detroit, Memphis, and Los Angeles for America's favourite dancer. New this season, the dancers who advance will be placed into two teams: the Stage dancers, featuring those trained in styles such as contemporary, ballet, jazz or tap; and the Street dancers – hopefuls skilled in hip-hop, animation or breaking. Also featured is an exclusive interview with honourary All-Star First Lady Michelle Obama.
Tuesday, June 2
8 p.m. – HOT IN CLEVELAND – “Fear and Loathing in Los Angeles” – NEW EPISODE
The ladies head to L.A. to meet Zed Simms (Timm Sharp, ENLIGHTENED), the creator of Victoria’s (Wendie Malick) new TV show. Elka (Betty White) tries to convince Zed to move the production to Cleveland.
Wednesday, June 3
8 p.m. – MASTERCHEF – “Cinnamon Roll-er Coaster” – NEW EPISODE
After the apple pie elimination test, the remaining 20 home cooks face their first team challenge of the season at an amusement park. Once teams are decided, each team is tasked with creating its version of an amusement park burger and a fish and chips dish for thousands of amusement park guests. The winning team is safe from elimination, while the losing team has to face the first Pressure Test of the season, during which the home cooks must make 12 cinnamon rolls.
Thursday, June 4
9 p.m. – THE GOLDBERGS – “Goldbergs Feel Hard” – SEASON FINALE
When Erica (Hayley Orrantia) gets accepted into a summer arts school, Beverly (Wendi McLendon-Covey) insists on throwing her a going-away party. Just as she departs for 10 weeks, Beverly overly shows her affections while Murray (Jeff Garlin) struggles to tell Erica how he really feels. Meanwhile, Barry (Troy Gentile) decides to be the school mascot to get closer to Lainey (AJ Michalka, MOTIVE), but unbeknownst to him, their rival school is planning to beat up the mascot at the upcoming game.
Saturday, June 6
5 p.m. – FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™ PRE-GAME – LIVE
TSN’s James Duthie hosts pre-game coverage for the tournament’s opening game, joined on-site in Edmonton by TSN soccer analysts Kristian Jack and Kara Lang, a former Canadian women’s national team player. Pre-game coverage is highlighted by TSN Original features from Brian Williams, and reports by host Jennifer Hedger and analyst Clare Rustad from the TSN Studio.
6:00 p.m. – FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™ – Canada vs. China – LIVE
TSN’s acclaimed soccer broadcast team of play-by-play announcer Luke Wileman and analyst Jason deVos are in the broadcast booth at Edmonton’s Commonwealth Stadium as #8-ranked host Canada takes on #16-ranked China.
8 p.m. – CTV MOVIE: GARAGE SALE MYSTERY: THE DEADLY ROOM – MOVIE PREMIERE
Jennifer Shannon (Lori Loughlin, 90210) uses her sharp eye when finding rare garage sale treasures to resell at the consignment store she owns with business partner, Dani (Sarah Strange, MOTIVE). When Jennifer’s friend dies trying to disprove rumours that a multi-million dollar home she is trying to sell has a deadly curse, she puts these intuitive skills to the test. As Jennifer uncovers clues that bring her closer to the truth, she also puts her own life in danger.
Sunday, June 7
9 p.m. – THE FOLLOWING – “Boxed In” – NEW EPISODE
Ryan (Kevin Bacon) believes he has found the connection between Andrew (Michael Irby, CSI: CYBER) and Mark (Sam Underwood), but he and the FBI are still unsure if, and how, Joe Carroll (James Purefoy) might be connected. Meanwhile, tension between Mark, Kyle (Hunter Parrish, Still Alice) and Daisy (Ruth Kearney, TYRANT) mounts and Ryan soon finds himself in a dangerous situation, in which facing the truth is the only thing that will set him free.
10 p.m. – MOTIVE – “A Problem Like Maria” – SEASON FINALE
In the Season 3 finale of MOTIVE, Detectives Angie Flynn (Kristin Lehman), Oscar Vega (Louis Ferreira), and Brian Lucas (Brendan Penny) are determined to prove that Neville Montgomery (Victor Garber, THE FLASH) is behind the murder of Maria Snow (Luisa D’Oliveira, 50/50). Although all signs are pointing to Neville’s son, Robert Montgomery (Richard De Klerk, Repeaters) as the primary suspect, the team knows there must be something that will reveal the truth behind the events leading up to Maria’s death.
Monday, June 8
8 p.m. – SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE – “Detroit Auditions” – NEW EPISODE
Auditions continue as the judges search the country for the next dancer to take the crown as America’s Favourite. Judges Nigel Lythgoe, Paula Abdul, and Jason Derulo head to Detroit to check out the best stage and street dancers in the Motor City.
Tuesday, June 9
8 p.m. – HOT IN CLEVELAND – “Bossy Cups” – NEW EPISODE
Inspirational coffee sleeves encourage the women to try new things. Joy (Jane Leeves) helps Victoria (Wendie Malick) create lifestyle videos for her website. Melanie (Valerie Bertinelli) tries to install shelves without Frankie’s (Will Sasso, MODERN FAMILY) help. Elka (Betty White) stirs up romance with Jim (Robert Wagner, NCIS).
Wednesday, June 108 p.m. – MASTERCHEF – “Clawing To Victory” – NEW EPISODE
In the next Mystery Box Challenge, the home cooks have to come out of their shells when they must prepare unique crab dishes for the judges. The home cook who prepares the best crab dish receives a significant advantage before the next Elimination Challenge. Then the remaining home cooks create their versions of sweet or savoury dishes, using the same surprise ingredient of corn.
Thursday, June 118:30 p.m. – FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™ PRE-GAME – LIVE
TSN’s James Duthie hosts pre-game coverage for Canada vs. New Zealand, joined on-site in Edmonton by Kara Lang. Reporting from the TSN Studio is host Jennifer Hedger alongside TSN soccer analysts Kristian Jack and Clare Rustad.
9 p.m. – FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™ – Canada vs. New Zealand – LIVE
Canada takes to the pitch for their second game of group play, facing off against #17-ranked New Zealand. Calling the action from the broadcast booth at Edmonton’s Commonwealth Stadium are TSN’s acclaimed play-by-play announcer Luke Wileman and analyst Jason deVos.
Friday, June 128 p.m. – FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™ – U.S.A. vs. Sweden – LIVE
Team U.S.A. looks to capitalize on strong fan support against Sweden, live from Investors Group Field in Winnipeg.
Saturday, June 138 p.m. – CTV MOVIE: SURPRISED BY LOVE – CTV MOVIE PREMIERE
Josie Mayfield (Hilarie Burton, ONE TREE HILL), a no-nonsense businesswoman working at her father’s successful cookware company, thinks her boyfriend, Richard (Aaron Craven, Age of Adaline), is the perfect man. The problem is that Josie’s parents, Joseph (Malcolm Stewart, BACKSTROM) and Claire (Wanda Cannon, HEARTLAND), do not agree. After Josie meets up with Gridley (Paul Campbell, SPUN OUT), an underachieving old high school flame, Richard figures out a plan to make himself look good to Josie’s parents: Gridley will be Josie’s date at Joseph and Claire’s upcoming anniversary party. When Joseph and Claire see Josie with a “loser,” they’ll give anything to have Richard back in the picture. At least, that’s the plan.
Sunday, June 149 p.m. – THE FOLLOWING – “Exposed” – NEW EPISODE
After a devastating loss, Ryan (Kevin Bacon), Weston (Shawn Ashmore), and Max (Jessica Stroup) aim to hunt down who is responsible and make them pay, leading Ryan to take a risk with deadly consequences. Meanwhile, Mark (Sam Underwood) questions the loyalty of Kyle (Hunter Parrish, Still Alice) and Daisy (Ruth Kearney, TYRANT), causing tensions to rise amongst the group.
Monday, June 157 p.m. – FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™ PRE-GAME – LIVE
TSN’s James Duthie hosts pre-game coverage for Canada vs. Netherlands, joined on-site in Montréal by Kara Lang. Reporting from the TSN Studio is host Jennifer Hedger alongside TSN soccer analysts Kristian Jack and Clare Rustad.
7:30 p.m. – FIFA WOMEN’S WORLD CUP CANADA 2015™ – Canada vs. Netherlands – LIVE
TSN’s acclaimed soccer broadcast team of play-by-play announcer Luke Wileman and analyst Jason deVos are in Montréal, as host Canada takes on Netherlands in their final matchup of group play at Olympic Stadium.
8 p.m. – SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE – “New York Auditions” – NEW EPISODE – #### NOTE: One Time Only on CTV TWO ###
In a special time slot on CTV Two, SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE judges Nigel Lythgoe, Paula Abdul, and Jason Derulo take on the Big Apple in hopes of finding some big talent as they continue their search for America's Favourite Dancer.