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The Ugly Truth, Monsters v Aliens, live UFC and more Glee …

The Ugly Truth
The Ugly Truth
Mighty Ships
Mighty Ships
UFC 130: Rampage v Hamill
UFC 130: Rampage v Hamill
Zoo Confidential
Zoo Confidential
24
24
I Love You, Man
I Love You, Man
Wildest Africa
Wildest Africa
Major League Baseball
Major League Baseball
Cake Boss
Cake Boss
Clash Of The Titans
Clash Of The Titans
Departures
Departures
Destination Art
Destination Art
Ghost Whisperer
Ghost Whisperer
Glee
Glee
He’s Just Not That Into You
He’s Just Not That Into You
How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days
How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days
Monsters vs Aliens
Monsters vs Aliens
Carpocalypse
Carpocalypse
UCI Nissan Mountain Bike World Cup 2008
UCI Nissan Mountain Bike World Cup 2008
Planet 51
Planet 51
The Proposal
The Proposal
America’s Game
America’s Game
Will and Grace
Will and Grace
WWE NXT
WWE NXT
Asia’s Deadliest Snakes
Asia’s Deadliest Snakes
Live Super League
Live Super League
Master Chef Australia
Master Chef Australia
Sons of Tucson
Sons of Tucson
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Thu 26

Real Emergency Calls
A young girl tries to save her grandparents, trapped in a burning building. Can she contact the emergency services in time?
3.30pm, Investigation Discovery

Wildest Africa
Join the team as they explore Africa and come face to face with stunning local animals in the wild.
7.20pm, Animal Planet

Monsters vs Aliens
Join Ginormica (voiced by Reese Witherspoon) and her other monster buddies as they fight off hostile aliens attacking the planet.
10am, OSN Movies Comedy

The Wolfman
This remake of the scary 1941 werewolf horror flick should petrify. Stars Emily Blunt and Benicio Del Toro.
10pm, OSN Premiere

Look-A-like
Get star style tips and tricks, this time from the best celeb stylists in the world.
7.30pm, OSN First

Master Chef Australia
Who can create the best dish, and who will face the wrath of the judges? The Aussie version of this popular cookery show continues.
8pm, Fox

WWE NXT
If you’ve missed any of your favourite matches, catch the WWE highlights here.
8pm, OSN Sports 4


Fri 27

Departures
Tonight, the programme follows locals from Rwanda to find out more about their culture, beliefs, customs and how they survive.
8pm, Nat Geo Adventure

How’s Stuff’s Made
Tune in to see the intricate machinery used to make custom-designed wire baskets.
9.05pm, Discovery Channel

Julie & Julia
Two women’s lives become entwined as budding blogger Julie tries to cook up all the recipes in Julia’s classic cookbook. Stars Meryl Streep.
11.15am, OSN Movies Festival

He’s Just Not That Into You
Based on the self-help book by Greg Behrendt, this rom-com features 15 young individuals who all mis-read their relationships. Jennifer Aniston stars.
6pm, OSN Movies Comedy

The Drew Carey Show
Mimi blames Drew when her house burns down. Is she really to blame?
7.30pm, OSN Comedy 2

Outsourced
US sitcom set in an Indian office. Todd is impressed with his staff’s performance and wants to reward them. Will he succeed?
8pm, OSN Comedy

America’s Game
Tune in to epic Super Bowl games, with occasional guest narrators including Brad Pitt.
3pm, Fox Sports


Sat 28

FBI Files
The FBI team takes on an exciting and dangerous case as they try to catch bank robbers who leave bombs at the scene of the crime.
6.50pm, Investigation Discovery

Asia’s Deadliest Snakes
Some of these reptiles can kill humans in an instant. They descend on your TV screen tonight.
11pm, Nat Geo Wild

The Proposal
Power-hungry boss Sandra Bullock forces her secretary to marry her in an attempt to retain her US visa and save her job.
9am, OSN Movies

Armageddon
Bruce Willis and Ben Affleck star in this astronaut adventure flick and go on a mission to save the earth.
1pm, OSN Movies Action

24
The Counter-Terrorist Unit must once again stop bombs, viruses and assassinations to save the USA. Kiefer Sutherland impresses as the seemingly bulletproof Jack Bauer.
4pm, MBC Action

How I Met Your Mother
In this instalment of the sitcom, Robin claims to be a true New Yorker. Her friends don’t agree.
10.30pm, OSN Comedy

Carpocalypse
Crash-addicted racers compete in crazy races at Orlando Speed World in Florida.
9.20pm, Extreme Sports Channel


Sun 29

Mighty Ships
It’s the maiden voyage of the mighty Fairplayer tonight, and she’s carrying oil.
8.30pm, Discovery Science

Life of Mammals
Discover the hunting techniques of animals and learn how carnivores hunt in packs, using speed and strength to catch their prey.
11pm, Animal Planet

Planet 51 (Editor's Pick)
Entertaining kids’ flick where aliens are attacking the planet. Or are humans attacking an alien planet?
6pm, OSN Movies First

Face-Off
John Travolta and Nicolas Cage play a cop and a killer living each other’s lives by exchanging faces.
Midnight, OSN Action HD

Law and Order
A key witness in a murder trial is found dead outside her hotel room.
8pm, OSN First

Ghost Whisperer
Jennifer Love Hewitt can see and talk to ghosts in this popular supernatural drama.
10pm, Fox

UFC 130: Rampage v Hamill
This long-awaited match sees former heavyweight champion Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson take on wrestling expert Matt Hamill.
8.30pm, OSN Sports 4


Mon 30

Zoo Confidential
She is just two weeks old. Will Baylor the elephant make it ‘big’?
7pm, Nat Geo Wild

NextWorld
Will aeroplanes replace cars in the near future? Tonight’s episode might compel you to invest in planes.
9.10pm, Discovery HD Showcase

17 Again
Ever wondered what it would be like to be a teenager again? Relive those funny moments with tween heartthrob Zac Efron.
2pm, OSN Movies Comedy

The Ugly Truth
Katherine Heigl and Gerard Butler pair up for an amusing battle of the sexes.
10pm, OSN Movies Comedy

Sons of Tucson
An older brother ends up playing dad to his brothers and sisters.
9.30pm, OSN Comedy

Men Wanted
An engaging local story about love and humanity in Dubai’s multinational community.
8pm, MBC 4

Live Super League
A dose of competitive rugby from the British league. Will the Wigan Warriors stay on top?
8pm, OSN Sports 3


Tue 31

Destination Art
A peek into the Los Angeles art scene and how it has become so established.
2pm, Travel Channel

Dirty Jobs
Mike heads to a farm in California where he learns how to milk, care for and breed dromedary camels.
3.05pm, Discovery Channel

School of Rock
A failed rock star (Jack Black) pretends to be a substitute teacher and helps his students to form a band. Expect plenty of great tunes.
10am, OSN Movies Comedy

How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days
Rom-com with Kate Hudson and Matthew McConaughey. While she’s trying to ditch him, he has other plans.
11pm, OSN Cinema

The Vampire Diaries
Stefan the vampire is keeping another secret from Elena. Will it be a life-changing one?
Noon, MBC Action

Will and Grace
Preoccupied with their own lives the pair decide to spend some time with each other tonight.
1.30pm, OSN Comedy

UCI Nissan Mountain Bike World Cup 2008
Catch some of the world’s finest two-wheel experts as they battle it out for the annual title.
7.15, Extreme Sports Channel


Wed 1

Forensic Detectives
Forensic experts crack unsolved crimes using new scientific tricks. Criminals who thought they’d got away with it better think again.
4.10pm, Investigation Discovery

Cake Boss
This week, the experts drop into the Seaport Museum in New York to get inspiration for a nautical-themed cake.
6.45pm, Discovery Channel

I Love You, Man
Paul Rudd is getting married, but he doesn’t have a best man. He’s soon on the hunt to find a new best friend.
9pm, OSN Movies HD

That Thing You Do!
Set in Pennsylvania 1964, this story of a rock ’n’ roll band and their journey to fame was directed by and stars Tom Hanks.
Midnight, OSN Movies Comedy

Casualty
More blood and guts on the British medical drama, set in the fictional Holby City Hospital.
9.45pm, BBC Entertainment

Glee (Editor's Pick)

The singers and dancers from William McKinley High battle their way to the national choir competition.
7pm, OSN First

Major League Baseball
A round-up of the best recent matches from both the National and American leagues.
8pm, Fox Sports

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