Next Week on CANADA AM – Andrea Martin, THE AMAZING RACE CANADA, Ken Follett, and more…

— September 19, 2014

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Watch Beverly Thomson, MarciIen, and Jeff Hutcheson on CANADA AM, weekdays beginning at 6 a.m. ET on CTV, CTVNews Channel, the CTV GO app, the CTVNews GOapp, and on the CTVMobilechannel on Bell Mobile TV. Visit CANADA AM online atwww.canadaam.ctvnews.caforfull episodes, top stories, CANADA AM extras, daily show info,featured recipes, book reviews, and contributor gift ideas. Viewers can alsowatch the best of the week’s segments with a specialSaturday episode, airingat 8 a.m. ET.


Monday,September 22

·       ANDREA MARTIN: The beloved comedian stops by the CANADAAM studios to talk about her new book Lady Parts, a collection of stories detailing hertruly amazing life.

·       AN AMAZING WIN: Fresh off of their winning performance onTHE AMAZING RACECANADA, thevictorious team sits down with Marci to talk about taking part in the epicjourney and coming out on top.

·       BEGINNINGS OF BATMAN: GOTHAM stars Ben McKenzie, Donal Logue, andRobin Lord Taylor chat about what to expect from the DC Comics-based series,premiering Monday, Sept. 22 at 8 p.m. ET on CTV.

·       HOMEWORK HELP: With school back in full swing, CANADAAM’s parenting panel weighs in on the best ways to tackle homeworkwoes.


Tuesday,September 23

·       APPETITE FOR APPLES: ChefRichard Julienvisits CANADA AM to sharea few creative ways to enjoy apples this fall.

·       CAITLIN MORAN: Hailed by Marie Clare as being “the U.K’s answer toTina Fey, Chelsea Handler, and Lena Dunham all rolled into one”, the New YorkTimes bestselling author visits CANADA AM with her first novelHow To Build AGirl.

·       CHILDHOOD ANXIETY: Clinical therapist MicheleKambolis,author of GenerationStressed,demonstrates play-based techniques that can help children overcomeanxiety.


Wednesday,September 24

·       DRAMATIC DEBUT: From Shonda Rhimes’ addictive new legal thrillerHOW TO GET AWAY WITHMURDER, starsNaomi King and Jack Falahee talk about the premiere of the much anticipatedseries, airing Thursday, Sept. 25 at 10 p.m. ET onCTV.

·       CHRISTIAN RUDDER: The data guru and co-founder of OKCupid talks toCANADA AM about his newbook Dataclysm: Who We Are* (When WeThink No One's Looking).


Thursday,September 25

·       ROAD TEST: Bevsteps out of the CANADA AMstudios and gets behind the wheel to test her drivingskills.

·       NATIONAL COFFEE DAY: CANADA AM’s resident designexpert Karl Lohnes reviews the best coffee makers in celebration ofcaffeine.

·       MUSIC MASTER: The Toronto SymphonyOrchestra’sMusic Director Peter Oundjian stops by CANADAAM to give Marci a lesson on how to conduct a stringquartet.


Friday,September 26

·       FASHION & POLITICS: CANADAAM tours theDesign Exchange Politics of Fashion exhibit to learn how politicshas dictated style over the past six decades.

·       KIM THÚY:  The 2010 Governor General’s LiteraryAward-winner chats with CANADAAM about her second novel, Mãn.

 ·      KEN FOLLETT:  Bev sits down with the acclaimed authorin a CANADA AM exclusive to chat about his third book in The Century Trilogy,Edge of Eternity.



CANADA AMis Canada’s national morning newsmagazine. Since its launch in 1972, CANADA AM has brought Canadians aunique blend of hard news and lifestyle stories, featuring in-depth interviewswith top newsmakers, celebrities and musical stars. Lis Travers is theVice-President and Executive Producer for CANADAAM and Wendy Freeman is the President of CTV News.













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