TV Talk

TV Talk

TV Talk

Back to the planet

HBO presents ‘Down To Earth’ on May 10 at 9 pm. The movie stars Chris Rock, Regina King, Mark Addy and Chazz Palminteri. This is a remake of 1941’s ‘Here Comes Mr Jordan’.

Comedian Lance Barton is struggling to get his career off the ground when he dies. Arriving at the Pearly Gates, he discovers he’s not supposed to die for another 50 years.

Lance is eventually sent back to Earth but for the time being, he has to inhabit the body of a middle-aged millionaire, Charles Wellington. Lance falls in love with a young community activist, but he soon finds he has bigger problems at home — the millionaire’s wife and her lover are both trying to kill him.

Life-changing inventions

Discovery Science presents ‘Popsci’s Future Of’ on May 10 at 8.30 pm. Join host Baratunde Thurston for an exciting journey into our future.

Throughout this extraordinary series, Baratunde travels forward in time to explore the pioneering technological advances and designs which are set to change our lives.

Partying till the wee hours

TLC’s popular host Jamie Aditya takes the viewers on a fascinating journey and reveals a brand new side of places that one found familiar in ‘After 12’.

The show takes viewers to the quaint corners and little-known nooks in various cities across Asia, that are abuzz with life right through the witching hour and beyond.

For the insomniacs and a generation that craves the unfamiliar, join Jamie as he travels to Singapore and unveils the fast pace city.  ‘After 12’ airs on May 10 at 10 pm.

Turning old into new

Watch ‘Wheeler Dealers’ on May 10 at 8.30 pm on Discovery Turbo. Mike Brewer and Edd China put their refurbishing skills to the test on ‘Wheeler Dealers’.

They take on restoration jobs to bring old jalopies out of retirement and salvage cars bound for the scrap yard, giving them new lease on life with cash returns for their hard work. Watch one of the most expensive cars getting in shape.