TV highlights: March 20 – 26

2011-03-18 08:36

Sunday, 20 March 2011

The Sum of All Fears



Ben Affleck plays CIA analyst Jack Ryan, who must thwart a potential all-out war between the US and Russia. In the words of the joker... why so serious?

Tropika Island
of Treasure


For the first few weeks of the competition, it looked like “the plebs” would prevail in voting off all the celebs, but last week’s twist evened things out. Oh-oh!

Monday, 21 March 2011

Rudy Maxa

Travel Channel


Rudy Maxa sets off for ­another fact-filled tour ­beginning with a safari in South Africa. Don’t we just love seeing our beautiful country through the eyes of others?




In the 1950’s Sandra is born to Afrikaners, unaware of their black ancestry. Through Sandra’s story the arbitary race laws take on another dimention.

Tuesday, 22 March 2011

Jamie’s Ministry of Food

BBC Lifestyle


Jamie embarks on a food revolution to get every household in Britain cooking fresh food every day. We’ll be watching closely.

10 Years Younger

BBC Lifestyle


The 10 Years Younger team of specialists are backed by doctors and dentists who do non-surgical procedures to complete a new look for one lucky man or woman.

Wednesday, 23 March 2011




Nothing quite says ‘for better for worse’ like bridezillas who are on the hunt for something borrowed and something new in the form of plastic surgery.

Nonhle Goes to ­Hollywood



In preparation for her BET screen test, Nonhle’s flat-mate gives her direction. But then Nonhle finds out she is auditioning for the same role too.

Thursday, 24 March 2011

Survivor SA: ­Maldives



This week’s reward challenge is a Maldivian Bashi, which will bring a meal to one of the tribes. With Goma running on empty, we’ll see what they’ll do to win.

Played by Fame



Thanks to Ashton Kutcher everyone is trying to be a prankster. Fans get to spend a “day in the life” with a celebrity. The celeb pulls a series of pranks throughout the day.

Friday, 25 March 2011

Extreme Cuisine

Fine Living (TopTV)


Jeff Corwin takes you on a culinary journey to explore how exotic food and
customs have helped define cultures around the world.

Basketball Wives



Suzie and Evelyn’s argument has Suzie turning to Gloria. Huh? Tami reintroduces her daughters to father Kenny Anderson after many years apart. You know what they say... better late.

Saturday, 26 March 2011

Bakugan Battle Brawlers



Dan, Marucho and Shun must defeat the evil Twelve Orders who attack the planet of Neathia. And must now turn their attention to Earth. Thank goodness.

I Didn’t Know I Was Pregnant: Meet Your New Brother

Travel and Living (TopTV)


A mother goes into labour and gives birth with the help of her young son. And she didn’t even know she was pregnant. Yeah right!

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