Top TV this week

Storm-chasers, Glee and Ultimate Fighting

The Informant
The Informant
Malcolm in the Middle
Malcolm in the Middle
Then Blind Side
Then Blind Side
Mantracker
Mantracker
Live Premier League Darts
Live Premier League Darts
The Drew Carey Show
The Drew Carey Show
Ultimate Journeys
Ultimate Journeys
Grey’s Anatomy
Grey’s Anatomy
Mobil 1 The Grid
Mobil 1 The Grid
Cheetah Kingdom
Cheetah Kingdom
Globe Trekker
Globe Trekker
Departures
Departures
Winter X Games Europe 2010
Winter X Games Europe 2010
Speed
Speed
Science of Storm Chasing
Science of Storm Chasing
Titanic
Titanic
The Ultimate Fighter 13 Finale
The Ultimate Fighter 13 Finale
Valentine’s Day
Valentine’s Day
Will & Grace
Will & Grace
Angels and Demons
Angels and Demons
500 Days of Summer
500 Days of Summer
Women’s Professional Soccer
Women’s Professional Soccer
Emmerdale
Emmerdale
How I Met Your Mother
How I Met Your Mother
Softball 360
Softball 360
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Thu 12

Real Emergency Calls
A fierce fire breaks out at an elderly couple’s house. See how they manage to get through to the emergency services.
4.35pm, Discovery Science

Cake Boss
Watch as the best bakers in town design a cake for Sesame Street’s 40th anniversary celebration.
7.45pm, Discovery Channel

Gone in 60 Seconds
Crime action flick starring Nicolas Cage, who must steal 50 cars in one night to save his brother’s life.
6pm, OSN Movies Action

The Informant
Matt Damon plays office worker Mark Whitacre, who becomes a snitch for the FBI.
8pm, OSN Cinemas

The Drew Carey Show
It’s over to Cleveland, Ohio for a new chapter in the lives of Drew and his friends.
7.30pm, OSN Comedy

American Idol
Steven Tyler, Randy Jackson and Jennifer Lopez whittle down the finalists, who will do everything they can to stay in the competition.
9pm, OSN First

Live Premier League Darts
Seven of the world’s greatest darts players battle it out to get their hands on a prize purse of US$245,000.
10pm, OSN Sports


Fri 13

Globe Trekker
Embark on a thrilling adventure to the beautiful state of Utah in the US with these intrepid trekkers.
5pm, Travel Channel

Triumph of Life
The team investigates some of the most powerful animals that hunt in pairs.
10pm, National Geo Wild

Ever After
A post-feminism drama based around the Cinderella fairy tale, set in Renaissance-era France. Stars Drew Barrymore.
3pm, Fox Movies

500 Days of Summer
Wacky comedy about a girl who doesn’t believe in love, but has someone who is in love with her. Stars Zooey Deschanel.
7pm, OSN Premiere

My Family
Ben (Robert Lindsay) and Susan (Zoë Wannamaker) seek refuge in a hotel after being shunned by daughter Janey.
4.05pm, BBC Entertainment

Glee
Tune in to see what’s in store for America’s teen musical comedy drama. The show has been nominated for a gaggle of awards, including 19 Emmys and four Golden Globes.
6pm, Fox

The Ultimate Fighter 13 Finale
Former WEC lightweight champ Anthony Pettis makes his big-league debut tonight against Clay Guida – it should be a fight to remember.
6.30pm, OSN Sports 4


Sat 14

Science of Storm Chasing
A group of meteorologists gather data from inside the heart of a tornado.
2.55pm, Discovery Science

Shark Men
The team unveils more mysteries surrounding the world’s largest predatory fish, a species that has existed longer than dinosaurs.
9pm, National Geo Wild

Me and Orson Welles
Zac Efron stars in this drama, set in 1937, as an aspiring actor who gets a part in Julius Caesar, where he becomes fascinated with the production assistant.
4pm, OSN Cinema

Speed
Keanu Reeves and Sandra Bullock team up in this ’90s blockbuster, where they find themselves on a speeding bus that’s about to explode.
10pm, OSN Movies Action

Strictly Come Dancing
Celebrities take to the floor with a professional ballroom dancer in this popular family show. Expect sequins and feathers aplenty as the celebs attempt to impress the judges.
3.20pm, BBC Entertainment

How I Met Your Mother
In tonight’s episode, Barney and James get hold of a letter that could help them track down their father.
8.30pm, OSN Comedy

Mobil 1 The Grid
The latest news from motorsports circuits around the globe, including American Le Mans Series, Mobil 1 Porsche SuperCup, Indy Racing League, NASCAR and Formula 1.
4pm, OSN Sports 2


Sun 15

Cheetah Kingdom
The Animal Planet team is on a mission to rescue cheetahs, then release them back into the wild.
6.25pm, Animal Planet

Crocodile King
It’s over to Australia’s Northern Territory to find out more about the deadly saltwater crocodile.
7pm, Travel Channel

The Blind Side
Sandra Bullock’s powerhouse performance is one of her best by far.
6.45pm, OSN Premiere

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
The young magician is back once again with dark, magical adventures during his sixth year at Hogwarts.
1.45pm, OSN Movies Action

Grey’s Anatomy
The five surgical interns make mistakes, confront death and deal with emotional situations once again in this popular drama.
5pm, MBC 4

The Ellen DeGeneres Show
The comedian is back with her popular talk show, featuring new musical talent and interviews.
8pm, OSN First +2

Winter X Games Europe 2010
See some of the world’s finest ski and snowboard action in this extreme-sports alternative to the Winter Olympics.
9.30pm, Extreme Sports Channel


Mon 16

Ultimate Journeys
Discover the picturesque vistas in the Australian paradise that’s home to the Great Barrier Reef.
7.40pm, Discovery Showcase

How Stuff’s Made

Find out exactly what’s involved in manufacturing a super-strong crash helmet.
9.05pm, Discovery Channel

Valentine’s Day
An all-star cast, including Julia Roberts, examine how relationships can change on February 14.
5pm, OSN Premiere

Exterminators
Three women join forces to set up a business after they meet at an anger management class.
5pm, OSN Movies Comedy HD+2

Malcolm in the Middle
Grammy Award-winning comedy starring Frankie Muniz. 4.30pm,
OSN Comedy 2

Law & Order
Nicholas and Stevens are back with more police procedural action on this long-running American drama series.
6.10pm, BBC Entertainment

Women’s Professional Soccer
The women’s pro league features players from North and South America, Asia and Europe, with top teams going head to head tonight.
Midnight, Fox Sports


Tue 17

Distant Shores
From the world’s intracoastal waterways to its beautiful sea beds, tonight is a chance to see costal areas across the globe.
5pm, Travel Channel

Departures
Put on your thermals and travel to Siberia, one of the coldest inhabitable places on earth.
8pm, National Geo Adventure

Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel
The singing chipmunks deal with the pressures of school and a rival band call The Chiplets.
5pm, OSN Movies Comedy

Titanic
This Oscar-winning romantic drama, set on the sinking ocean liner, stars Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet.
10pm, OSN Movies Festival

Will & Grace
See how best friends Will Truman and Grace Adler compromise for each other in this award-winning US sitcom.
2.30pm, OSN Comedy

CSI New York
Vampires are on the loose, people are dying and the CSI team needs to get in gear before it’s too late.
7pm, OSN First +2

Mantracker

Two friends are let loose in the Canadian wild, armed with a map. Can they track their way out in time? And will they survive?
8.40pm, Extreme Sports Channel


Wed 18

Mystery Diagnosis
This week, a mother rushes her child to hospital because she can’t walk or stand. But what’s causing her paralysis?
7.40pm, Investigation Discovery

Is It Possible?
A peek at the latest sci-fi inventions. On tonight’s show, a suit that allows man to fly like a bird.
10pm, Discovery Science

Angels and Demons
Robert Langdon (Tom Hanks) fights to save the Vatican from terrorists in this Dan Brown adaptation.
6.45pm, OSN Action HD

Clash of the Titans
Based on Greek mythology, the son of Zeus travels to the underworld to stop the ghouls heading to earth.
9.05pm, TCM

Emmerdale
Set in a northern English village, catch the latest episode of this long-running soap opera.
7pm, OSN First +2

Game of Thrones
The epic fantasy show is back. This week, Tyrion escapes one perilous encounter, only to find himself in another
10pm, OSN First Entertainment

Softball 360
See the latest highlights from the fast-paced World Softball League tonight. Will Alabama hold onto their lead at the top of the table?
4pm, Fox Sports

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