TV highlights: October 3 – 9

Sunday, 3 October 2010

ldols
M-Net
5.30pm

This week’s Idols go all out as they sing their lungs out to be in the Top Five. Game On!

SpinCrowd
E! Entertainment
10.30pm

Jonathan is asked by Kelly Osbourne to put together a hot event for the charity she’s involved with. ­At home, he has to deal with increasing conflict between himself and Simon.

Monday, 4 October 2010

Oprah
SABC3
5.30pm

George Clooney, Demi Moore and Hillary Clinton share why gender equity is something we should care about. We’re listening.

The Amazing Race
SABC3
7.30pm

The Amazing Race kicks off its 13th season with a ­variety of firsts: Floating cities, new locations like ­Cambodia; and a mistake that stops a team from reaching the finish line.

Tuesday, 5 October 2010

10 things I hate about you
VUZU
8.30pm

Walter invites Patrick to dinner as a way to get to know him better. It turns out to be part of his secret plan to actually use the dinner for his own gain.

Jerseylicious
The Style Network
9pm

Season two of the reality ­drama surrounding the staff of a New Jersey beauty salon called the Gatsby  returns and we can’t wait to view all that trashy goings-on.

Wednesday, 6 October 2010

Modern Family
M-Net
7pm

This sitcom is quickly ­picking up steam in South Africa and one of the ­reasons is the hilarious “lost in translation” relationship between Phil and Claire. ­Tonight is no different.

Law and Order: Special Victims Unit
Universal
9pm

This show has aired a total of 19 seasons and is wrapping up in the States. There must be some appeal to the stories from the NYPD about sexually-oriented crimes. 

Thursday, 7 October 2010

The Weather Man
e.tv
8pm

A Chicago weather man, separated from his wife and children, debates whether professional and personal success are mutually exclusive. Starring Nicholas Cage looking his usual glum self.

Behind Bars
Discovery Channel
8.30pm

Showcasing  life for both criminals and law enforcers, this series offers unrestricted access to the cell blocks of some of the highest level security prisons in the world.  

Friday, 8 October 2010

30 Rock
M-Net
7pm

Jack’s interest in a new ­social networking site ­unexpectedly reconnects him with a high school crush...yes that’s the point of Facebook, isn’t it?

Beetle Juice
SABC3
7.30pm

A couple of recently ­deceased ghosts contract the services of a “bio-exorcist” in order to remove the obnoxious new owners of their house. It’s a classic in it’s own weird way.

Saturday, 9 October 2010

Get Over It
SABC1
8pm

When Berke Landers, a popular high school basketball star, gets dumped by his life-long girlfriend, Allison, he soon begins to lose it. It’s predictable, teen angst-ridden fun.

South African ­Traditional Music Awards
SABC1
10.15pm

It’s kind of like the Samas only a little more ... er traditional. The red carpet is rolled out for the best in traditional music in SA.

We live in a world where facts and fiction get blurred
In times of uncertainty you need journalism you can trust. For only R75 per month, you have access to a world of in-depth analyses, investigative journalism, top opinions and a range of features. Journalism strengthens democracy. Invest in the future today.
Subscribe to News24
Lockdown For
DAYS
HRS
MINS
Voting Booth
Would you choose to continue working from home after the coronavirus lockdown if given the option?
Please select an option Oops! Something went wrong, please try again later.
Results
Yes, it's much better for me
40% - 6636 votes
No ways! I can't wait to get back to the office
12% - 1950 votes
A mixture of both would suit me best
48% - 7977 votes
Vote
USD/ZAR
14.61
(0.0)
GBP/ZAR
20.02
(0.0)
EUR/ZAR
17.37
(0.0)
AUD/ZAR
11.13
(0.0)
JPY/ZAR
0.13
(0.0)
Gold
1,743.98
(0.0)
Silver
25.25
(0.0)
Platinum
1,204.50
(0.0)
Brent Crude
62.95
(-0.4)
Palladium
2,641.93
(0.0)
All Share
67,191
(+0.2)
Top 40
61,459
(+0.3)
Financial 15
12,123
(+0.8)
Industrial 25
87,544
(+0.1)
Resource 10
68,608
(+0.2)
All JSE data delayed by at least 15 minutes Iress logo