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Wed 7

Built For The Kill
Every young animal gets the lessons it needs for adult life as it plays with its siblings, or watches and learns from older animals.
6pm, Nat Geo Wild HD

Banged Up Abroad
Tim Schrader leaves Australia to work as a teacher in Bangkok. But he is offered a chance to make US$10,000.
9pm, National Geographic Channel HD

Cinema Verite
A dramatisation of the making of the 1973 documentary series An American Family that followed the lives of Pat and Bill Loud and their children.
6pm, OSN Movies HD

Child’s Play 2
Chuckie’s back as the doll possessed by the soul of a serial killer, butchering all who stand in the way.
8pm, OSN Movies Action

While Turk struggles to find a replacement best friend, Elliott offers some advice to an over-worked Lucy.
6.20pm, Star World HD

Falling Skies
Weaver’s mental state continues to deteriorate causing trouble for Tom and Hal on a reconnaissance.
9pm, OSN FIrst HD

V8 Supercar Series Highlights
Highlights of this season’s V8 Supercar series. Tonight, look back at race one of the Clipsal 500.
7pm, OSN Sports 4

UFC – Alves vs Kampmann
Bringing you all the hard-hitting action from this MMA match as Brazilian Thiago Alves takes on Dane Martin Kampmann.
8pm, OSN Sports 1 HD

Thu 8

Sumatra’s Last Tiger
Join us in the search for the rarest species, the Sumatran Tiger, and to help him move to a less populated area before poachers find him.
6pm, Nat Geo Wild HD

Bondi Rescue: Bali
Aussie lifeguards and Balinese lifeguards spend two months training and exchanging skills while patrolling the beach in Bali.
8.30pm, Nat Geo Adventure

Uncle Buck
Clumsy and messy Uncle Buck Russell babysits his brother’s rebellious kids while their parents are away. In doing so Buck nearly loses his girlfriend.
6pm, MBC MX

Julie & Julia
Julia Child’s story of cooking in the ’40s is intertwined with a modern blogger’s challenge to cook all the recipes in Child’s first book.
10pm, MBC 2

The Good Wife
A female-driven drama about a politician’s wife who pursues her own career as a defense attorney after her husband is sent to jail.
7pm, MBC 4

The Simpsons (Editor’s pick)
When Cheech and Chong stop in Springfield on their reunion tour, Homer impresses Cheech so much he asks him to replace Chong.
9pm, OSN Comedy +2

Futbol Mundial
Weekly topical magazine show offering unique insight into the news and stories of the week in world football.
7pm, OSN Sports 1

NRL Full Time
A round up of all the week’s NRL action. With highlights, interviews and analysis bringing you bang up to date on all the news.
9pm, OSN Sports 2

Bram Stoker’s Dracula
Starring Gary Oldman, Keanue Reeves and Anthony Hopkins.
9.45pm, OSN Movies Action

Fri 9

Real Emergency Calls
Three sisters are pinned inside a car after being hit by a truck and a boy driving a go-kart suffers severe injuries after colliding with a car.
12.10pm, Investigation Discovery

Squid vs Whale
This is the story of two marine giants, the largest predator on Earth and one of the largest squids in existence.
8pm, Nat Geo Wild HD

The Lion King
Popular animated Disney musical. The story of a lion cub’s journey to adulthood and acceptance of his royal destiny.
1pm, OSN Movies HD +2

Jurassic Park
During a preview tour, a theme park suffers a major power breakdown that allows its cloned dinosaur exhibits to run amok.
10pm, MBC 2

Just Shoot Me
Finch forgets to tell Jack about an important meeting with foreign clients, so he assumes Jack’s identity and attempts to close a deal on his own.
1pm, OSN Comedy

The League
Andre prepares for his turn as an expert witness in Ruxin’s big case.
6pm, OSN Comedy +2

Live NRL Premiership
Tune in to catch all the bruising Rugby League action directly from Down Under as the Manly Sea Eagles take on the Balmain West Tigers.
12.30pm, OSN Sports 1 HD

Final Fu
An intensive mixed martial arts competition where experts face off to find the ultimate martial artist.
5.30pm, Extreme Sports Channel

Sat 10

Man, Woman, Wild
Mykel and Ruth go in search of an island paradise, only to find themselves in a steaming jungle hell, surrounded by reptilian diners with a taste for humans.
11.55am, Discovery Channel

Deep Sea Detectives
Oil spills devastate aquatic life and kilometres of beach. We trace the root of these escalating disasters.
7pm, History

Good Will Hunting (Editor’s pick)
Will Hunting is a janitor but has a gift for mathematics: a psychologist tries to help him with his gift and the rest of his life. Starring Matt Damon.
Noon, MBC 2

A beautiful and intelligent university professor, happily married and with a daughter, is forced to come to terms with her clinical depression.
7pm, OSN Premiere +2

Dharma And Greg
Abby bans Greg from the Finkelstein home when she learns he and Edward are going fishing.
1.30pm, OSN Comedy

Warehouse 13
Pete and Myka try to locate an artefact responsible for victims losing their minds, literally. Steve and Claudia find Typhoid Mary’s knife, which can transfer illnesses from one person to another.
8pm, OSN First HD

Live Super Rugby

The southern hemisphere’s best teams battle it out to see who will emerge as champions. Today, the Reds face off with the Rebels.
12.30pm, OSN Sports 1 HD

Top 14
The best rugby teams in France go head-to-head, producing some of the tastiest Rugby Union the Northern Hemisphere has to offer. Expect free-flowing rugby with a touch of Gallic flair.
3pm, OSN Sports 3

Sun 11

In The Womb
Watch the development, from fertilisation to birth, of three dogs and their ancestor, the wolf.
6pm, National Geographic Channel HD

Nightmare In Suburbia
The terrible truth about a woman killed in a hit and run.
8pm, Crime & Investigation

The Truth About Cats & Dogs
A vet and radio show host asks her model friend to impersonate her on a date.
6pm, MBC MX

The Siege
Martial law is declared when terrorists make several attacks on New York City.
9pm, OSN Action HD

According to Jim
A very pregnant Cheryl, still on bed rest, wants to have game night, playing a game at which she never loses.
6pm, Star World HD

Body of Proof
A wedding turns into a crime scene after the bride dies.
8pm, OSN First HD

Fantasy Factory
Former skateboarder-turned-entrepeneur Rob Dyrdek has a comical make-believe world.
6.45pm, Extreme Sports Channel

Live Scottish Cup
Football league action: Motherwell v Aberdeen.
7.45pm, OSN Sports 1 HD

Mon 12

Perilous Journeys
Marsh Mokhtari attempts a treacherous winter ascent of the notoriously rugged Sani Pass in South Africa.
6pm, Nat Geo Adventure

Border Security
A passenger from Hong Kong is suspected of being a criminal.
8.10pm, Discovery Channel

An accountant becomes the prime suspect in a woman’s disappearance.
6pm, MBC 2

Terminator 2: Judgment Day
The cyborg who once tried to kill Sarah Connor must now protect her teenage son.
7.30pm, MBC 2

Mr Sunshine
When Ben dons a new fedora, the attention he gets from Heather troubles Roman.
7.30pm, OSN Comedy

Two and a Half Men
Charlie pays a visit to Dr Freeman to help deal with breaking up with Courtney.
8pm, OSN Comedy

Alli Presents
The best athletes vying for the top prizes in extreme sports.
7.10pm, Extreme Sports Channel

UFC – Edgar vs Henderson
The UFC returns to Japan as Frankie ‘The Answer’ Edgar confronts Benson ‘Smooth’ Henderson.
8pm, OSN Sports 4

Tue 13

UFO Files
Revealing details of White House documents regarding encounters with ‘Unidentified Flying Objects’.
6pm, History

Crocs of Katuma
The story of two mothers, a crocodile and a hippo in Katavi National Park.
9pm, Nat Geo Wild HD

Alabama Moon
The 11-year-old son of a reclusive extremist finds his life upended when his father dies suddenly.
6pm, OSN Cinema

Man Of The Year
A comedian who hosts a news satire programme decides to run for president.
8pm, MBC MX

The Good Guys
A kid gives Jack and Dan a tip about two identity thieves forging documents for Mexican criminals.
7pm, OSN First +2

Grey’s Anatomy
A severe car crash involving a family results in an all-hands-on situation in the ER.
8pm, OSN First

BMX Masters 2010

This recap features competitors from more than 30 nations.
6.45pm, Extreme Sports Channel

Selected talent compete to star on Raw and SmackDown.
7pm, OSN Sports 4

Public parking will be free across the city next week

‘Winter Wonderland’-themed 5km fun run will kick off in Zabeel Park

Find some of the top spots to celebrate the special occasion

Eid is expected to fall on Tuesday August 21 and run until Friday August 24


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