Hand in Hand: A Benefit for Hurricane Harvey Relief
All four major U.S. networks team up for this one-hour live telethon aiming to raise funds and help rebuild Texas after Hurricane Harvey. Based in Los Angeles, and with stages in New York and Nashville, the special will feature stars including George Clooney, Jamie Foxx, Beyoncé, Matthew McConaughey, Julia Roberts, Ryan Seacrest, Blake Shelton, George Strait, Barbra Streisand, Oprah Winfrey and Reese Witherspoon. Texas native George Strait, above, will perform directly from his benefit concert in San Antonio.
The Amazing Race Canada
Season 5 of the homegrown travel competition wraps up with the
Canada’s Coming Together episode Like a Piece of Cake. After trekking across the country — and travelling to China, Thailand and Panama — the final three teams race to the finish line. As always, Jon Montgomery hosts.
The popular British reality show launches season 15. The guys and gals are back for more wild adventures and drunken mishaps, and an old friend joins the family. Among the cast: Gaz Beadle, the only original member of the Geordie Shore cast; fan favourites Chloe Ferry and Sophie Kasaei; and newcomer Abbie Holborn.
The inaugural season continues with the episode Ghost. Tom (JR Bourne), shares his plan to save Serena (Aria Birch), with Laura (Paula Patton), but a doublecross turns deadly and the identity of the real killer is exposed. Nico (Devon Sawa), and Laura race to save Danny (Noel Johansen), and Serena.