Getting in shape

Mike Brewer and Edd China are back with their refurbishing skills to the test on Wheelers Dealers.  They take on restoration jobs to bring old jalopies out of retirement and salvage cars bound for the scrap yard, giving them a new lease of life with cash returns for their hard work.

Tune into the show and watch the most expensive cars getting in shape. The programme airs on October 25 at 10.30 pm on Discovery Turbo.

An interesting watch

Tune in : A scene from Inkheart.HBO presents Inkheart on October 25 at 9 pm. The movie stars  Brendan Fraser, Paul Bettany, Helen Mirren and Sienna Guillory. When Mo Folchart reads a story, the characters leap off the page. Literally. And that’s a problem.

Mo must use his special powers to send the interlopers back to their world and
save ours. If ever a task was easier read than done, this is it. Mo and his daughter Meggie, aided by friends real and fictional, plunge into a thrilling quest that pits them against diabolical villains, fantastic beasts and dangers at every turn. The movie is based on Cornelia Funke’s best-selling fiction.

Fascinating facts about universe

Modern : How The Universe WorksDiscovery Channel presents How The Universe Works on October 25 at 7 pm.  Witness the fascinating moons, planets, stars, solar systems and galaxies that come together to create our cosmos in How the Universe Works.

This eight-part series illustrates exactly how the universe is designed and built using a dynamic cast of experts and computer generated imagery.  The first episode features the story of how stars were made.

Learn how nuclear fusion keeps them burning for billions of years and what  powers our nearest star —: the sun. The inner workings of outer space will be revealed as modern astronomy helps to demystify a series of unusual phenomena.

Winning the battle

The battle of the TRPs is over as according to some sources Kaun Banega Crorepati has recorded the biggest opening on Indian Television in recent times. Powered by its aam aadmi crorepati promise, and the charisma of Amitabh Bachchan, its iconic host and India’s biggest superstar, Kaun Banega Crorepati (KBC), emerged as India’s favourite show with a blockbuster opening of 6.2 TVRs, making it the most successful launch of recent times on Indian television.

KBC’s first week average of 5.3 TVRs being the highest recorded for any non-fiction show over the last year, is further testimony that its format of providing knowledge in an entertaining manner, is holding Indian audiences captivated.

KBC has powered Sony Entertainment Television to become one of the leading channels across many markets reaching 81 million viewers during the week.

Adventurous and exciting

The popular globe-trotting naturalist, wildlife expert and star Jeff Corwin launches an adventurous new sensory exploration of animal behaviour in Corwin’s Quest. Chimps live in a complex society, and Jeff is the latest member. These guys, however, are continuously in a power struggle to find who is the top chimp. Jeff has to keep a low profile because he doesn’t want to get attacked. Along the way, Jeff gets out of the way of a swarm of army ants and ends up getting closer than he would like.

He also witnesses the cool way Harris hawks organise themselves when it’s dinnertime. Corwin’s Quest airs on October 25 at 9 pm on Animal Planet.

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