TV highlights: February 27 – March 5

2011-02-25 13:02

Sunday, 27 February 2011


BBC Entertainment


As the team dig deeper into Harry’s disappearance, they find a trail that leads to Iraq, and a conspiracy that involves the CIA, MI6 and some missing weapons.




A paraplegic marine ­dispatched to the moon Pandora on a unique ­mission becomes torn ­between following ­orders and protecting the world he feels he belongs.

Monday, 28 February 2011


BBC Knowledge


Starring Idris Elba as Luther, this entertaining psychological thriller is about a man who serves his own ideas of a moral order and codes of criminal law.

Academy Awards



The biggest night in America happens tonight when the stars come out to take home that gold statuette and give speeches that are often cut short.

Tuesday, 1 March 2011


M-Net Series


A drama series about a Deputy US Marshal who, following his controversial shooting of a Miami drug cartel hit man, is exiled to Eastern Kentucky.

Deadly Women Face to Face

Discovery ID (TopTV)


Candice DeLong sits face to face with some of the most notorious and dangerous ­female murderers in history. Chilling stuff.

Wednesday, 2 March 2011




Taking reality TV contests to new ghastly heights this series follows brides who compete?to?get?plastic?­surgery before their ­wedding day. Can you say Oh My God?!

I almost got away with it

Discovery ID (TopTV)


Viewers will learn how law enforcement officers use various approaches to ­capture fugitives who think they’ve gotten away with major crimes.

Thursday, 3 March 2011

Ax Man



This show returns for a third season of adrenaline-fuelled logging adventure. Six logging teams race to acquire?the?most ‘green gold’ –?timber – during logging’s most dangerous season.

Four Weddings

BBC Entertainment


Four Weddings provides a ringside?seat?for?the?planning of each wedding ­following the journey of four fiancées as they hurtle towards the big day.

Friday, 4 March 2011

Ninja Assassin



A young ninja turns his back on the orphanage that raised him, leading to a confrontation with a fellow ninja from the clan. One for martial arts fans.

Running with the Reps



The Repertoires are an ­ambitious, young, trendy, and influential entertainment group based in ­Johannesburg. This reality show (surprise, surprise) ­follows their lives.

Saturday, 5 March 2011

Fashion Police



What will Joan Rivers have to say this week? Join the hilarious cast of this series including a refined Kelly Osbourn that looks at what Hollywood wore and what they shouldn’t have.

The Office



Steve Carrel returns as the boss of a handful of listless, young and middle-aged adults who work in a paper supply company who can’t keep anything under control. And it’s oh-so hilarious!

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