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Corus releases OWN programming sked

Oprah-themed programming mixes it up with a range of lifestyle shows.

Viewers who love Oprah will get to fill their plates this March as the celeb’s self-named network launches in Canada.

Corus Entertainment has released the programming lineup for the new channel, which includes a prime-time roster filled with self-help style lifestyle shows and Oprah-themed fare.

Highlights include What Would You Do? OWN Edition on Monday nights at 7 p.m., in which hidden cameras capture people’s reactions to provocative events (starting March 7), Searching For… which starts Wednesday, March 2 at 9 p.m. and follows the work of a genealogist, and Season 25: Oprah Behind the Scenes, which premieres on Tuesday, March 1 for the channel’s launch but will run in back-to-back slots on Friday nights starting at 7 p.m. for the rest of the series.

Other programming on OWN includes Ask Oprah All-Stars, Oprah Presents: Master Class, Enough Already! with Peter Walsh, The Gayle King Show, Cristina Ferrare’s Big Bowl Of Love, and In the Bedroom with Dr. Laura Berman.

Canadian shows on the net include Anna & Kristina’s Grocery Bag, Fearless in the Kitchen and Healthy Gourmet.

More information on the Canadian schedule can be found here and the network’s official US website is here.