Viasat Nature/Crime Torstai 5.12.
Jakso 2, kausi 3. Britain’s animals are under threat. All too often, wildlife and domestic pets are the victims of cruelty and neglect. A dedicated group of people are trying to protect and care for them right around the clock - this is Animal 24/7. In the air, on land and in the water, Britain is teeming with animals. But when they come up against humans, their lives are often in danger. From our cramped inner cities to our fields and hedgerows; from the highest moorland to the coast, Animal 24/7’s people are working around the clock to save endangered wildlife and protect vulnerable pets. These are their stories.
Big Cat Diary
Jakso 3, kausi 6. The team returns to the Maasai Mara for more unmissable adventures with the lions, leopards and cheetahs, while the stripped, soap opera-style storytelling promises more high-octane action. Series 6 provides more intercutting between stories and more ‘as live’ content than ever using DV cameras alongside the vehicles. Some of last years most popular characters re-appear and they’re joined by a couple of new cast members whose exploits are guaranteed to grip the nation all over again.
This nature documentary series covers the natural history of the River Ganges in India and Bangladesh. As well as the variety of animals and habitats that are to be found along the river’s 2,510 km (1,557 mi) reach, the programmes also feature the cultures, traditions and religions of the very large human population that it supports. For Hindus, the Ganges is a sacred river and a place of pilgrimage, a deep influence on their religion and culture as well as being their lifeblood. Over the course of three episodes, the series is presented as a journey from the source of the river in the high Himalaya to its delta at the Bay of Bengal.
Penguin Adventure with Nigel Marven
PENGUIN ADVENTURE WITH NIGEL MARVEN takes a close-up look at the life of these beautiful creatures in their natural habitat. Living amongst a colony of 200,000 king penguins near the Antarctic ice-cap Nigel explores the real-life drama during 40 days of live-action shooting; getting to know individual penguins and experiencing the day-to-day soap opera of their lives.
Jakso 9, kausi 4. There's organised crime, terrorist activities, embassy sieges, weapons proliferation, subversives, anarchists and drug traffickers, not to mention the conflicts and power struggles that they have to deal with back in the office. A topical and edgy drama about passion, jeopardy and the intrigue of people who have to lie for a living - and who can never tell the truth to their loved ones about what it is that they do. The team continues to contend with terrorist plots, embassy sieges, weapons proliferation and anarchists; not to mention the conflicts and power struggles back in the office. Can Zoe and Danny track Tom down and prove his innocence after he shot Harry? And is the latest addition to the team, former MI6 agent Adam Carter, a help or a hindrance?
Wire in the blood
Jakso 3, kausi 1. Award winning, dark and twisting mystery TV-series based on Scottish crime writer Val McDermid’s books about clinical psychologist Dr Tony Hill (Robson Green). Set in the fictional English city of Bradfield in West Yorkshire, Dr Hill is recruited as a criminal profiler for the police department. Aiding tough Detective Chief Inspector Carol Jordan (Hermione Norris) the doctor's eccentric methods and deep understanding of the criminal mind help track down vicious serial killers and solve the most gruesome of crimes. Pääosissa: Robson Green (Dr Tony Hill), Hermione Norris (DCI Carol Jordan).
Jakso 1, kausi 2. The multi award-winning super series is back as Sherlock and John Watson return to face the ultimate test in three of their most famous cases: the Woman, the Hound, and the Fall. Becoming embroiled in the complex plans of the dangerous and desirable Irene Adler, Sherlock needs every one of his remarkable skills to survive, and an invitation to the wilds of Dartmoor brings our terrified heroes face to face with the supernatural. Meanwhile, James Moriarty, still out there in the shadows, is determined to bring Sherlock down – whatever the cost. With beguiling performances, witty scripts and some of the most intriguing characters ever created, it’s no wonder that Sherlock has proven to be a worldwide success. Pääosissa: Benedict Cumberbatch (Sherlock Holmes), Martin Freeman (Dr John Watson).