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The Vampire Diaries
The Vampire Diaries
Two Lovers
Two Lovers
Extraordinary Dogs
Extraordinary Dogs
Amazing Adventures of Nobody
Amazing Adventures of Nobody
Monarch of the Glen
Monarch of the Glen
Ironman
Ironman
Game of Thrones
Game of Thrones
Fantasy Factory
Fantasy Factory
FEI Equestrian World
FEI Equestrian World
EastEnders
EastEnders
Dogs 101
Dogs 101
Stuart Little 2
Stuart Little 2
Star Trek Generations
Star Trek Generations
Scottish Premier League
Scottish Premier League
Die Hard 4
Die Hard 4
CSI New York
CSI New York
Chasing Classic Cars
Chasing Classic Cars
Brew Masters
Brew Masters
Alice in Wonderland
Alice in Wonderland
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon
Trans World Sport
Trans World Sport
Pearl Harbor
Pearl Harbor
NRL Full Time
NRL Full Time
Blue Collar Dogs
Blue Collar Dogs
X Games Heroes
X Games Heroes
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Thu 5

Blue Collar Dogs
See how man and dog face the odds to save many lives.
10.15am, National Geo Wild

Chef Abroad
Join chef Michael Smith on his trip to Paris to explore fine dining.
4.30pm, Travel Channel

Stuart Little 2
Laugh along with Stuart Little, the cute mouse adopted by a human family. This second instalment promises plenty more fun for kids.
2pm, OSN Cinema

Fast and Furious
Insanely fast cars go head to head in street races in this popular action film.
8pm, OSN Movies Action

Late Night with Jimmy Fallon
Tune in to see which celebrity will be interviewed by the famous comedian and Saturday Night Live star.
8pm, OSN Comedy

Community
A cracking sitcom about a group of friends and the trials and tribulations of studying in a community college.
11.30pm, OSN Comedy

Scottish Premier League
Catch all the action tonight from this top-quality football league.
8pm, OSN Sports 2


Fri 6

Growing Up
Each hour-long episode features a different animal, from African lions to wombats, and sees how they develop during a year in captivity.
5.30pm, Animal Planet

Dogs 101
Watch out as these dogs battle it out for a strange award – the World’s Ugliest Dog. Woof!
9.10pm, Animal Planet

Vertical Limit
A female climber is stranded on mountain K2. Her skilled brother tries to save her and overcome hurdles on the way up.
2pm, OSN Movies Action

Die Hard 4
Badass John McClane, played by Bruce Willis, is back once again. This one man takes on a cyber-terrorist organisation trying to destroy the US.
11.45pm, OSN Action

The Vampire Diaries
The full moon has finally come and Tyler’s wait to transform into a werewolf is over. But will it actually happen?
4.30pm, MBC Action

Friends
Chandler is suspected of having an affair after Phoebe and Rachel see him seen getting into a car with a blonde.
6pm, OSN Comedy 2

NRL Full Time
A round-up of the week’s scores and plays, with interviews from big names in Aussie rugby.
1.30pm, OSN Sports 1


Sat 7

FBI Files
See how the entire law enforcement team seeks justice when an officer is killed on duty.
6.50pm, Investigation Discovery

Bang Goes the Theory
Witness bizarre chemical combinations and reactions as experts try to make some new discoveries.
8.30pm, Discovery Science

2012
According to the Nostradamus prophecy, the world will be come to an end in 2012. John Cusack and Amanda Peet star in this epic adventure as the date approaches.
Noon, OSN Cinema

Star Trek Generations
Sci-fi movie based on the long-running TV show, with Patrick Stewart and William Shatner.
9.30pm, OSN Movies Action

CSI New York
The CSI team have to deal with yet another complicated case. Tune in to this long-running show to find out how they solve it.
7pm, OSN First

Outsourced
Todd is homesick until he realises he can watch his football team play on TV – and soon becomes addicted.
11.30pm, OSN Comedy

Trans World Sport
Tune in to this popular weekly round-up of sports action from around the globe, featuring reports from the biggest international competitions and in-depth features on lesser-known sports.
3.30pm, OSN Sports 2


Sun 8

Amazing Adventures of Nobody
During this audacious road trip, the team must survive on just five euros a day.
11.30am, National Geographic

India Times
Experience tranquility while discovering religion and spirituality in the southern capital of Chennai.
2pm, Travel Channel

Avatar
A paraplegic ex-marine explores planet Pandora, but it’s humankind vs. the indigenous Na’vi race.
6.30pm, OSN Premiere

The Last Song
After years apart from her father, a daughter is sent to stay with him, but their meeting turns sour.
11pm, MGM

Doctors
The doctors must deal with their lives while also tackling the challenges of the medical practice.
6.35pm, BBC Entertainment

Coronation Street
Catch a new episode of the UK’s longest-running soap, set in the northern town of Wetherfield.
9.30pm, OSN First

Fantasy Factory
Former skateboarder-turned-entrepreneur Rob Dyrdek spends his life turning fantasy into reality in this comical offbeat show.
10.45pm, Extreme Sports Channel


Mon 9

Brew Masters
Exotic ingredients make the best brews, according to Sam Calagione, founder of Dogfish Head Brewery. He travels to the US tonight.
10.55pm, Discovery Channel

How Stuff’s Made
This week, learn about a magical pen containing enough ink to write a sentence that continues for 400m.
11pm, Discovery Science

Pearl Harbor

A story of two best friends who go off to war, leaving behind the love of their lives.
5.30pm, OSN Movies Action

It’s a Wonderful Afterlife
British comedy directed by the Gurinder Chadha, who shot to fame with movie Bend it like Beckham.
8pm, OSN Cinema 2HD +2

The Office
US version of the sitcom created by Ricky Gervais. Tonight, the staff try to distract Pam as she has her first contractions.
5pm, OSN First HD

Monarch of the Glen
Hector’s old genealogist friend visits Glenbogle and discovers a secret diary in the attic.
8.10pm, BBC Entertainment

X Games Heroes
Athletes such as Tony Hawk, Shaun White and Travis Pastrana tell the story of their quest to be the best.
1.10pm, Extreme Sports Channel


Tue 10

Mighty Ships
A large ship is set to deliver millions of cubic metres of sand from the sea floor to construction sites across the world.
2.05pm, Discovery science

Chasing Classic Cars
Stay tuned – the team will unveil not one, but three mysteries tonight.
10.10pm, Investigation Discovery

Alice in Wonderland
Johnny Depp stars in this modern version of the classic novel, during which Alice goes on a bizarre journey at the bottom of a rabbit hole.
3pm, OSN Premier 2

Orphan
Scary flick where a nine-year-old adopted girl destroys the lives of a formerly happy family.
8.30pm, OSN Movies Action

Tyler Perry’s House of Payne
A blackout unites the couples, who have been constantly bickering.
4pm, OSN Comedy

EastEnders
The pressure continues to build on Masood as he struggles financially. Meanwhile, Abi wants Jay’s attention.
10.50pm, BBC Entertainment

Ironman
The event seeks the survival of the fittest. Participants are put through some insanely tough tasks to see who can emerge victorious.
12.30pm, OSN Sports 4


Wed 11

Squid vs Whale
The largest toothed predator on Earth and the largest squid in existence square up in a battle for survival.
3pm, National Geo Wild

Extraordinary Dogs
Tales of loyal dogs around the world who have shown constant support to their owners.
4.05pm, Discovery Channel

Monsters Inc
Fantastic Pixar flick in which monsters try to gain power over a city by scaring the children away.
7pm, OSN Movies Kids

Two Lovers
Joaquin Phoenix stars in this romantic drama about a bachelor torn between his parents’ wishes and his own.
10pm, OSN Cinema

Glee
Sue begins to spread rumours throughout McKinley High by reviving the school newspaper.
10pm, OSN First +2

Game of Thrones
Arryn’s death uncovers one of King Robert’s illegitimate kids in this fantasy series.
Midnight, OSN First + 2

FEI Equestrian World
Tune into some of the best horse races and events, and catch exclusive interviews with the riders.
7.30pm, OSN Sports 3

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