CTV Programming Highlights: May 27 – 31

— May 26, 2015

May concludes with the season premiere of THE FOLLOWING, as well as all-new episodes of MASTERCHEF, THE GOLDBERGS, and CTV’s original crime drama MOTIVE. Plus, the CTV movie premiere of the mystery GARAGE SALE MYSTERY: ALL THAT GLITTERS. To tweet this alert:  http://bmpr.ca/1IYXaUn Programming Highlights for May 27 – 31 on CTV and CTV GO include:
  • Contestants are given 20 staple ingredients that anyone could find in their home and tasked with preparing a dish for the judges on MASTERCHEF (May 27)
  • Adam (Sean Giambrone) and Beverly (Wendi McLendon-Covey) help Erica (Hayley Orrantia) create a music video to help her application to Julliard on THE GOLDBERGS (May 28)
  • Ryan (Kevin Bacon) and his team are forced to unravel a twisted web of violence before it destroys them all on the Season 3 premiere of THE FOLLOWING (May 31)
  • Billy Boyd (The Lord of the Rings), Charles Martin Smith (Dolphin Tale), and Victor Garber (THE FLASH) guest star on MOTIVE (May 31)
** Media Note **– Download photos for CTV programming at BellMediaPR.ca. Below is a chronological listing of detailed highlights for May 27 – 31. All programming is subject to change (visit CTV.ca to confirm local broadcast times).  Wednesday, May 27 8 p.m. – MASTERCHEF – “You’re the Apple of My Eye” – NEW EPISODE After the Battle for the Apron concludes, the Top 22 home cooks in America will face their first Mystery Box Challenge. Each contestant is given 20 staple ingredients that anyone could find in their home and tasked with preparing a dish for the judges – if the judges were to show up at their homes for dinner. The winner of the Mystery Box Challenge will receive a significant advantage in the season's first pressure test, during which contestants must make their versions of an apple pie. Thursday, May 28 9 p.m. – THE GOLDBERGS – “Bill/ Murray” – NEW EPISODE As Erica (Hayley Orrantia) works on her application to Julliard, Adam (Sean Giambrone) and Beverly (Wendi McLendon-Covey) think she needs to do something big to stand out, so they decide to create a music video starring Erica. However, the music video does not go as Adam planned. Meanwhile, Murray (Jeff Garlin) ends up bonding with Lainey's dad Bill (David Koechner, Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues), and Murray learns what it means to be a real friend. Saturday, May 30 9 p.m. – CTV MOVIE: GARAGE SALE MYSTERY: ALL THAT GLITTERS – CTV MOVIE PREMIERE (8 p.m. outside of Toronto and Northern Ontario, check local listings) Jennifer Shannon (Lori Loughlin, FULL HOUSE) finds rare treasures hidden in garage sales that she resells at her consignment store. Her keen eye as a yard sale treasure hunter also gets her involved in a criminal investigation at a second-hand sale she frequents. When Jennifer's friend and self-storage facility owner Martin (Michael Kopsa, Apollo 18) turns up murdered, she is immediately pulled on the case as a key eyewitness. Working with Detective Lynwood (Kevin O'Grady, This Means War), she helps single out a prime suspect. Jennifer starts to get in over her head when there is a break-in at her store and a run-in with Martin's angry wife. They must race to save a life and put their own on the line. Sunday, May 31 9 p.m. – THE FOLLOWING – “New Blood” – SEASON PREMIERE With Joe Carroll (James Purefoy) awaiting execution on death row and all signs of his following erased, Ryan Hardy (Kevin Bacon) has moved on from the dark events of his past. But his newfound happiness is shattered when a series of brutally staged tableaus threatens to tear open old wounds. Ryan and his team are forced to unravel a twisted web of violence before it destroys them all - leading them to face a terrifying truth: Joe Carroll was just the beginning. 10 p.m. – MOTIVE – “Frampton Comes Alive” – NEW EPISODE Investigating a case involving a dead husband and a missing wife, Detectives Angie Flynn (Kirstin Lehman), Oscar Vega (Louis Ferreira), and Brian Lucas (Brendan Penny) look to a solemn collection agent (Billy Boyd, The Lord of the Rings) to help them find their killer… and the victim’s wife who has vanished without a trace. Charles Martin Smith (Dolphin Tale), and Victor Garber (THE FLASH) also guest star.

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