TV highlights in the UAE

Don’t miss Ferris Bueller's Day Off on MBC 2

Television, Time In
Wed 24

Competitive cook-off series. It’s Halloween and the chefs must work with sweets and chicken feet. But the judges discover claws in their appetisers.
8.30pm, Food Network

Untamed Americas
Narrated by Josh Brolin. Tonight this mini-series explores America’s coasts.
8pm, Nat Geo Wild HD

CSI Las Vegas
Toxicology specialist Henry’s surprise birthday party turns into disaster when the guys discover a dead body in an out-of-the-way barbecue joint.
9pm, Fox Series

Youth in Revolt
Teen comedy with Michael Cera, adapted from CD Payne’s first novel.
11pm, OSN Movies Comedy HD

Trans World Sport
Popular weekly round-up of sports action from around the globe, featuring reports from the biggest international competitions and in-depth features.
7.30pm, OSN Sports 2 HD

Thu 25

Top Chef
Cutting-edge US chefs compete in culinary challenges in this hit reality TV series.
7pm, MBC 4

By Any Means
Charley Boorman hits the road again. Tonight, Charley passes by Kathmandu and witnesses the deposing of the Nepalese King.
8.05pm, Nat Geo Adventure

30 Rock
Jack’s resemblance to an evil telenovela character makes him unpopular with Elisa’s grandma.
8.30pm, MBC 4

The Breakfast Club
Coming-of-age ’80s Brat Pack comedy starring Emilio Estevez and Molly Ringwald. Five high-school students meet in Saturday detention.
7pm, OSN Movies Comedy HD

Live Premier League Snooker
An invitational snooker tournament featuring ten big names.
10.30pm, OSN Sports HD

Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
High-school cult classic from the ’80s with Matthew Broderick.
7am, MBC 2

Fri 26

The X Factor US
The lucky contestants who made it through the auditions are now in week three of boot camp. Will they manage to impress the judges?
3pm, OSN First +2

Shamwari: A Wild Life
Three French circus lions arrive at the Shamwari rehab centre for a new shot at life.
2.15pm, Animal Planet

American Horror Story
More is learned about the relationship between Constance, Larry and Tate, and the details of Larry’s burns are revealed.
1am, OSN First +2

Kicking & Screaming
A competitive dad takes over as coach of his son’s football team.
12.30pm, MBC Max HD

Fantasy Factory
Former skateboarder turned entrepreneur Rob Dyrdek turns fantasy into reality by converting a warehouse.
12.05pm, Extreme Sports Channel

Sat 27

Survivor: Philippines
Set in the Philippines’ Caramoan Islands, tonight one more castaway will get the boot.
Noon, OSN First HD

Aussie travellers Tim Charody and Tim Doyle travel to Peru to fish for piranha, see ancient mummies and celebrate the nation’s largest festival.
10pm, Nat Geo Adventure

Jerry tries to help out a small restaurant, and Elaine takes an IQ test for George.
Noon, OSN Comedy +2

The Heartbreak Kid
A Farrelly brothers comedy, starring Ben Stiller as a man unlucky in love.
1.30pm, MBC 2

Mind the Addiction
A unique look at the lives of 12 extreme sport athletes.
10.40pm, Extreme Sports Channel

Sun 28

Keeping Up with the Kardashians
Scott considers a vasectomy, Kourtney tries to get home projects done before the baby and Kris goes under the knife.
10.30pm, E!

The Pack
Discover the tactics used by a pride of South African lions as they hunt three different prey animals in the Singita Game Reserve in South Africa.
7pm, Nat Geo Wild

The Simpsons
While Homer, Reverend Lovejoy and Apu are on vacation with their children, Moe writes them a letter in which he threatens to run away with their wives.
8pm, FX

P.S. I Love You
A young widow discovers that her late husband has left her ten messages to help her move on.
8pm, MBC 2

Shack Therapy
Documentary following the world’s top surfers as they travel in search of the perfect swell.
12.30am, Extreme Sports Channel

Mon 29

Giuliana and Bill
Celebrity couple Giuliana and Bill get ready for the opening of their restaurant in Chicago.
9.45pm, E!

Banged Up Abroad
In 1985, Australian businessman Chris Parnell was arrested and accused of smuggling illegal substances into the resort island of Bali.
8.05pm, Nat Geo Adventure

Boardwalk Empire
From the creators of The Sopranos. Eli looks to get back in Nucky’s good books.
11pm, OSN First HD

Old School
Comedy starring Luke Wilson, Vince Vaughn and Will Ferrell as three depressed men who re-live their college days.
9pm, OSN Movies Comedy HD

Asian Tour Highlights
Golf highlights from the latest round of the Indian Open leg of the PGA Asian Tour.
7pm, OSN Sports 3

Tue 30

The Amandas
Reality series about a team of professional organisers and their clients. Amanda takes on the house of two busy doctors and their children.
2.50pm, Style Network

Wildlife SOS
Animal documentary series from the UK. Tonight, Ricky Gervais pays a visit.
9.15pm, Animal Planet

Family Guy

Hit animation from Seth McFarlane. Peter swallows nickels and goes blind.
5pm, FX

Sin City
Artfully shot crime thriller with Bruce Willis, Mickey Rourke and Jessica Alba.
4am, MBC 2

Australia Rugby Sevens
Tune in to day two of this seven-a-side rugby union comp from the Gold Coast.
9.45, OSN Sports 1

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