‘Big Brother Canada’ and Jared Leto’s Netflix movie ‘The Outsider’ top this week’s TV must-sees

90th Annual Academy Awards
Live Special
Jimmy Kimmel returns as the Oscars host for the second year in a row. The 90th annual Academy Awards will be presented live at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, with The Shape of Water, Lady Bird, Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri and Get Out up for some of the night’s most prestigious trophies.
When: Sunday on CTV, ABC

Big Brother Canada
Season 6
The staple reality series is back, thanks to a fan campaign, which took on a life of its own after Global briefly put Season 6 on hiatus. “We have our fabulous fans to thank for their resounding efforts in championing another season of Big Brother Canada,” Maria Hale, senior vice-president at Corus Entertainment said in a statement. Arisa Cox will return as host to unveil a new batch of unprecedented twists to a new group of houseguests.
When: Wednesday on Global

Carey Mulligan plays a focused detective determined to uncover the truth behind a devastating shooting in the four-part Netflix miniseries. The show was written by The Reader’s Davide Hare and directed by Jessica Jones filmmaker, S.J Clarkson.
When: Friday on Netflix

The Good Fight
Season 2
Diane Lockhart battles with a new partner at the firm, who is played by Emmy Award-winning Audra McDonald, when Season 2 of the spin-off series returns. On top of personal drama, she undergoes psychological pressure alongside Lucca and Maia after a client at another firm kills his lawyer for overcharging.
When: Sunday on W Network

Season 3
Will Mickey and Gus make it work or will the on-again-off-again pair of conflicted and flawed 30-somethings decide to part ways in the third and final season of Judd Apatow’s Netflix original series? “I am really excited about the third season of Love. I think it is our sweetest, funniest season and ends our story in a beautiful way,” the comedic producer said.
When: Friday on Netflix

Marvel’s Jessica Jones
Season 2
Krysten Ritter is ready to put on her trademarked leather jacket and ripped jeans to play superhero-turned private investigator Jessica Jones when Season 2 of the Netflix series arrives. There’s plenty of whiskey and aggression as the Marvel character takes on new villains and new personal issues. “Yeah, I always deal with threats head on – meaning, I punch them in the head until they’re unconscious,” the antihero said.
When: Thursday on Netflix

Series Premiere
Mindy Kaling is a triple-threat in her new comedy series, as she takes on the role as executive producer, writer and co-star. She plays Priya, a mom who reveals to her high school boyfriend Vince (Anders Holm) that she has a teenage son who’s also his and it’s about time he stepped up to share custody.
When: Thursday on NBC

Nailed It
Season 1
You aren’t the only who’s tried to recreate a Pinterest recipe, only for it to come out looking like mush. Comedian Nicole Byer and dessert king Jacques Torres host Netflix’s new six-episode baking competition that celebrates dessert failures.
When: Friday on Netflix

The Outsider
Academy Award-winner, Jared Leto stars as an American soldier who is imprisoned in Japan during the end of WWll and becomes indebted to the Yakuza, who help free him in the moody Netflix original film.
When: Friday on Netflix

A.I.C.O. Incarnation
Season 1
Netflix’s apocalyptic sci-fi anime is set in 2037 in a world that has been taken over by artificial life-forms called “Matter.” The specimen has evolved and spread through the quarantined area of Kurobe Gorge, where it originally exploded during a science experiment gone wrong. Thankfully, 15-year-old Aiko Tachibana, who lost her entire family to the bang, offers a glimmer of hope with the bravery to return to the source of the issue to put an end to it before the Matter takes over the world.
When: Friday on Netflix

Source:: Toronto Sun – Movies