TV highlights: October 10 – 16

2010-10-08 08:24

Sunday, October 10 2010

The Ugly Truth

Katherine Heigl and Gerard Butler star in this predicatble comedy about looking for love in all the wrong places. At least the stars aren’t bad to look at either.

Culture Shock

Travel Channel

Nick Cheadle sets out once more to enhance his ­understanding of Eastern culture, with further journeys of discovery in Asia. First stop is Manila... sounds promising.

Monday, October 11 2010


Bona... HHP is back on the couch paying tribute to some of the greatest South Africans to have made an impact in his and other people’s lives.

Vampire Diaries

Just in case you missed the first and oh-so addictive season of flesh eating teen vampires, here’s your chance to understand what the hype is all about.

Tuesday, October 12 2010

Forgive and Forget

The beautiful Doris Msibi reprises her role as host of this emotional show that sees ordinary South Africans learn to forgive and forget the past.

The Real Housewives of New Jersey
M-Net Series

Expect cattiness, hair ­extensions, long nails and of course some serious in fighting with these frivolous housewives. We can’t wait!

Wednesday, October 13 2010


The epic tale of these ­super-humans is back to save the cheerleader and the world for the fourth and final season. Be on the look out for some unexpected twists and turns.

The Event

What if there was a cover-up so big that even the President was on a need-to-know basis? And what if some average Joe stumbled upon that truth? Sounds good to me.

Thursday, October 14 2010

Moulin Rouge

In 1899, Christian moves to the Montmartre district of Paris to help write a play Spectacular?Spectacular that he presents to a pretty ­starlet to win her love. It’s OTT and simply lovely.


Drama ensues in Horizon Deep as Rajesh confronts Cherel about whether or not she had his baby (yes, I can’t ­believe it either!) But it may be too late...

Friday, October 15 2010

The Road to Eldorado

The story is about two swindlers who get their hands on a map to the fabled city of gold, El Dorado, while pulling off some sort of scam.

101 Things removed from the Human Body
Zone reality

This medical documentary counts down the most unusual things removed from the human body including an anchor. Weird...

Saturday, October 16 2010

You Don’t Mess With the Zohan

An Israeli soldier, played by Adam Sandler, fakes his own death in order to follow his dreams of becoming a hairdresser in New York. It’s as silly as it sounds.

Jamie Foxx Comedy Special
TopOne (TopTV)

Catch Jamie Foxx before he could sing or act, doing what he does best: making people laugh with his ­ability to turn just about everything into a joke.

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