TV highlights: June 12 – June 19

2011-06-10 09:11

BBC Entertainment

With inventive and sophisticated scams the team sets about righting the wrongs of the country by punishing the corrupt and giving back to the victims.

Khloe and Lamar

When Lamar ignores his best friend Jamie’s lazy behaviour, Khloé takes matters into her own hands.

Rob begins managing the girl group BG5 and he must convince them he means business.

Gok Wan: Too Fat Too Young
BBC Lifestyle

Gok Wan talks to teenagers who have been severely affected by food addiction and explores Britain’s teenage obesity crisis.

Little Prairie Dogs

This follows the adventures of a bunch of playful prairie dog pups as they explore the world around them, after emerging from the ground for the first time.

Cameramen Who Dare
National Geographic

What does it really take to capture those ‘take-yourbreath-away’ shots? How do the world’s cameramen conquer
treacherous terrain for the perfect shot? Find out!

Fairly Legal
Universal Channel

The lead singer of the 1990’s band Ultravinyl needs Kate’s mediation skills to convince his band mates to allow their one-hit-wonder song to be used in a commercial.

Fresh & Simple
The Home Channel

Fresh & Simple brings together two crucial elements of entertaining for friends:What to cook and how to cook it, and how to decorate your table and present your meal.

Masters of Rhythm

Producers scour South Africa unearthing the very best dance talent that the country has to offer.

From popping and locking to breaking and krumping, MOR unearths the best.

Win A Date with Tad

A small-town girl wins a date with a male celebrity.

When the date goes well, a love triangle forms between the girl, the celebrity, and the girl’s BFF.

4 Ingredients
BBC Lifestyle

This series is for anyone who has ever asked: “What am I going to cook for dinner tonight?”

As the title suggests, all it takes is four simple ingredients.


While Foreman takes on a pediatric case on his own, the rest of the team deals with a 16-year-old factory manager who collapses at work.


Directed by Sam Mendes, starring Jake Gyllenhaal and Jamie Foxx, it’s based on Marine Anthony Swofford’sbest-selling 2003 book about his pre-Desert Storm experiences in Saudi Arabia.

Coach Carter

Controversy surrounds high school basketball coach Ken Carter after he benches his entire team for breaking their academic contract with him.

Sky High
M-Net Stars

Set in a world where superheroes are accepted, young Will Stronghold, the son of the Commander, tries to find a balance between being a normal teenager and an extraordinary being.

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