Top TV this week

Jerry Maguire, Masters of Football and more Ugly Betty

Globe Trekker
Globe Trekker
Jerry Maguire
Jerry Maguire
Greek
Greek
IRB Junior World Championships
IRB Junior World Championships
Breed All About It
Breed All About It
Hope Springs
Hope Springs
According to Jim
According to Jim
Major League Baseball
Major League Baseball
Best Job in the World
Best Job in the World
The Collector
The Collector
Cougar Town
Cougar Town
Live Twenty20 Cricket
Live Twenty20 Cricket
The Next Great Baker
The Next Great Baker
Michael Jackson’s This is it
Michael Jackson’s This is it
Grey’s Anatomy
Grey’s Anatomy
Live Masters of Football
Live Masters of Football
Brainiac
Brainiac
My Father the Hero
My Father the Hero
Ghost Whisperer
Ghost Whisperer
Beach Sports
Beach Sports
Mighty Ships
Mighty Ships
Seabiscuit
Seabiscuit
Ugly Betty
Ugly Betty
V8 Supercar Series Highlights
V8 Supercar Series Highlights
Built for the Kill
Built for the Kill
King Arthur
King Arthur
Castle
Castle
I’ll Do Anything
I’ll Do Anything
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Thu 23

Globe Trekker
This week, the team set off to explore some of the most exotic Caribbean islands: think blue seas and palm trees.
8pm, Travel Channel

FBI Case Files
Two teenagers discover the existence of illegal weapons in their community.
9.10pm, Investigation Discovery

A Far Off Place
Family adventure drama set in South Africa, starring Reese Witherspoon.
4pm, OSN Movies Festival

Jerry Maguire
Tom Cruise’s stand-out performance as a sports agent landed this flick an Oscar nomination for Best Picture.
7.30pm, OSN Movies Festival

The Ellen DeGeneres Show
Popular American talk show hosted by the comedian and actress.
2pm, OSN First HD

Greek
US comedy-drama series based on the lives of sorority and fraternity members at the fictional Cyprus-Rhodes University in Ohio.
2pm, Fox

IRB Junior World Championships
See the world’s best under-20s rugby teams take to the field.
3.30pm, OSN Sports 2


Fri 24

Breed All About It
The basenji breed is a fast hunting dog that originated in ancient Egypt. Tune in tonight to find out more about this distinctive animal.
7.20pm, Animal Planet

Real Emergency Calls
An elderly woman is trapped in her burning house. How does she contact the emergency services?
8.55pm, Investigation Discovery

Hope Springs
Colin Firth and Heather Graham star in this rom-com, an adaptation of 2001 novel New Cardiff by Charles Webb.
7am, OSN Movies Comedy

Behind Enemy Lines
A naval officer is taken hostage by his enemies in Bosnia, and will have to join them to survive. With Gene Hackman and Owen Wilson.
8pm, MBC2

According to Jim
James Belushi fronts this US sitcom, playing an abrasive but loveable suburban father of three kids who finds himself in tricky situations.
3pm, OSN Comedy

Good Morning America
This news show broadcasts live daily from New York, offering inside information on the most important events of the day.
3pm, OSN First

Major League Baseball
Featuring the top games from both the national and American leagues.
2pm, Fox Sports


Sat 25

Best Job in the World
Could sand surfing on the highest sand dunes be the world’s best job? We’d vouch for it.
9pm, Nat Geo Adventure

Ultimate Journeys
Embark on a spiritual journey to explore the beautiful lands of Bali, pertinently known as the ‘Island of Gods’.
11pm, Discovery HD Showcase.

Gasland
A documentary about the life of different communities in the US affected by gas drilling.
5pm, OSN Premiere 2

The Collector
An ex-con (Josh Stewart) plans to rob his new employer to pay off a debt. But he’s unaware that another criminal shares the same plan.
10pm, OSN Movies Action

Outsourced
US sitcom about an American who is sent to India to run a call centre, and tries to teach them about Western popular culture.
4pm, OSN Comedy

Cougar Town
Recently divorced Jules (Courteney Cox) divides her time between pursuing younger men and managing her teenage son.
5pm, OSN First

Live Twenty20 Cricket
See England take on Sri Lanka at the County Cricket Ground in Bristol, UK, Which team will come out on top?
5.30pm, OSN Sports 1 HD


Sun 26

Bang Goes the Theory
The experiments seem to be getting more interesting every week.
6.25am, Discovery Science

The Next Great Baker
The contestants on this reality show are tasked with creating the perfect wedding cake.
3.10pm, Discovery Channel

Michael Jackson’s
This is it This tribute to Jacko features rehearsal footage from his ill-fated This Is It tour.
6pm, OSN Movies Festival

Legion
Supernatural thriller following Archangel Michael (Paul Bettany).
11pm, OSN Premiere

Grey’s Anatomy
The doctors in this long-running medical drama often find themselves gossiping about their personal lives at the operating table.
5pm, OSN First

8 Simple Rules
A father lays down the law when his daughters start dating.
5.30pm, OSN Comedy 2

Live Masters of Football
Some of the world’s historic football matches you won’t mind watching again.
9pm, OSN Sports 3


Mon 27

How Stuff’s Made
More revealing insights into the manufacturing processes of everyday objects.
4.20pm, Discovery HD Showcase

Brainiac
What could the hardest object on land possibly be? The search continues as the scientists hunt for an answer.
6pm, Discovery Science

My Father the Hero
This mushy comedy boasts plenty of father-and-daughter moments. With Gérard Depardieu and a young Katherine Heigl.
5pm, OSN Movies Comedy

The Box
Cameron Diaz and James Marsden star in this psychological horror.
7pm, OSN Premiere

The Weakest Link
Quiz show with scary host Anne Robinson, in which participants compete to win cash prizes.
3.35pm, BBC Entertainment

Ghost Whisperer
Jennifer Love Hewitt talks to ghosts in this spooky supernatural drama.
6pm, Fox

Beach Sports
Highlights from the EVP Tour, featuring the best beach volleyball professionals in the league.
11.30pm, Fox Sports


Tue 28

Through the Wormhole with Morgan Freeman
The authoritative actor takes a closer look at the secrets of our universe. Tonight: if it was born, where did it come from?
8.30pm, Discovery Science

Mighty Ships
Join the crew aboard the Solitaire, one of the largest ships in the world.
2.05pm, Discovery Science

Seabiscuit
A true story of an undersized and overlooked thoroughbred race horse. Tobey Maguire leads the cast.
10pm, Fox Movies

Soul Men
Two estranged singers agree to make peace for a performance in honour of their deceased band leader. With Samuel L Jackson.
11pm, OSN Movies Comedy

Ugly Betty
Betty Suarez lands a job as a PA at a fashion magazine, but struggles to keep up with the other fashionable staff.
6pm, Fox

Hope & Faith
Two sisters – the older married and settled, the younger an aspiring actress – end up living together.
7.30pm, OSN Comedy

V8 Supercar Series Highlights
This year’s Aussie motorsports tour takes competitors through Australia, New Zealand and the Middle East.
7pm, OSN Sports 4


Wed 29

Built for the Kill
From snakes to sharks, this show presents a closer look at some of the most inaccessible species in the world.
5pm, Nat Geo Wild

Distant Shores
The hosts make their first stop in Norderney, one of the East Frisian islands off the northern coast of Germany.
9.30pm, Travel Channel

All About Steve
Rib-tickling comedy starring Sandra Bullock and Bradley Cooper.
4pm, OSN Cinema 2

King Arthur
Clive Owen plays Lancelot with Keira Knightley as Guinevere in this adaptation of the popular Arthurian legend.
6.15pm, OSN Movies Action

The New Adventures of Old Christine
This Emmy Award-winning series revolves around Christine, her ex-husband and his new girlfriend, who is also called Christine.
3.30pm, OSN Comedy 2

Castle
Crime novelist Richard Castle is called in by the NYPD to help solve murder cases.
5pm, Fox

I’ll Do Anything
Game show where intrepid contestants compete to win a prize for their best friend.
10.20pm, Extreme Sports Channel

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