TV highlights: July 4 – 10

2010-07-03 09:48

Sunday, 4 July 2010

Sony Entertainment

The hotness that is Antonio Banderas stars alongside Salma Hayek and Quentin Tarentino in a tale of ­avenging his lover’s death at the hands of a drug lord.


A man fulfils his dreams of exploring the South ­American wilds by tying thousands of balloons to his house but discovers that an ­annoying boy has joined him.

Monday, 5 July 2010

Serial Killers
Crime & Investigation

Ronald DeFeo Jr murdered six members of his family by shooting them in their sleep. This series takes a closer look at DeFeo’s ­madness. Spooky!

My Antonio

Antonio hands out scripts for a love scene in a soap opera. The girls get catty over who will act out a love scene with Antonio. Er, what’s new?

Tuesday, 6 July 2010

10 Things about You

In the season finale, the high school gets newly ­enforced security including new uniforms for everyone to wear. Of course, Katy is appalled and revolts.

Ugly Betty

Hilda’s wedding day has ­almost arrived and the not-so-ugly Betty asks Daniel to be her plus one for the big day. Could this be the start of something beautiful?

Wednesday, 7 July 2010

Tacky House
The Style Network

Thom Filicia gives proud homeowners with ­overpowering and ­distasteful decorative styles a real wake-up call in this new series about yup, you guessed it, décor.

NCIS: Los Angeles

A case becomes personal when one of the members of the Special Force team realises that his former ­Navy Seal comrade is ­involved. Don’t ya just hate it when work gets personal?

Thursday, 8 July 2010

Steel Magnolias

Check out Julia Roberts and Sally Field 80s-style in this story about the strong bonds between a group of Southern women in ­northwest Louisiana. Keep the Kleenex close by.

The Thirsty Traveler: Peru:
Travel Channel

Host Kevin Brauch gives new meaning to Phuza Thursday in this series about global finding the best drinks in the world.

Friday, 9 July 2010

Gary Unmarried

Gary and Alison begin to worry about their son Tom and believe he may be hanging out with the wrong crowd. So, like all ­parents, they meddle in his life.


After an actress walks off his set, a demented director decides to create his own star through the wonders of technology. His new actress becomes an overnight ­success. Freaky!

Saturday, 10 July 2010

High School Musical?2

Those annoyingly good looking, singing and dancing teens are back in the sequel to the High School Musical franchise with?a double ­dose?of cheese on?the side.


Garfield may have nothing on South Africa’s fat cats but he is still cute to watch. The ginger, lasagne loving kitty must save Jon’s dog Odie much to his ­annoyance, of course.

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