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Default M-Net, M-Net Series Showcase, Reality and Zone March highlights

M-NET CHANNELS HIGHLIGHTS




Please note: This line-up is subject to change


SCHEDULE UPDATE MARCH 2014


A number of popular series are screened close to the US broadcast dates and some series are on a broadcast break in the US. These breaks have an impact on the M-Net/M-Net Series Showcase schedules and for this reason there are changes on Feb/March schedules.

Please note changes in green.

M-NET CHANNEL 101


SUNDAY NIGHT BLOCKBUSTERS ON M-NET (CHANNEL 101)
Sunday 16 March 2014
20:05 LONE RANGER, THE 13V Action Adventure
Director: Gore Verbinski
Starring: Johnny Depp and Armie Hammer

After his pursuit of a notorious outlaw goes wrong, a young man is left for dead. Rescued by a native American warrior, they team up to banish injustice and become legends.

Sunday 23 March 2014
20:05 ELYSIUM 16VL Science Fiction Action
Director: Neill Blomkamp
Starring: Matt Damon and Jodie Forster

In a future earth the people are split between those that live on an opulent space station called Elysium and those who are forced to live on a destroyed earth. One man, desperate to make it to Elysium, takes on a dangerous mission that pits him against Elysium’s forces. But if he succeeds, it could save his life and the lives of millions.

Sunday 30 March 2014
20:05 GROWN UPS 2 PG13VL Comedy
Director: Dennis Dugan
Starring: Adam Sandler and Kevin James

After moving his family back to his hometown to be with his friends and their kids, Lenny, finds out that between old bullies, new bullies, schizo bus drivers, drunk cops on skis, and 400 costumed party crashers sometimes crazy follows you.


New, Returning & Series Finales
Saturday 01 March 2014
19:30 BEAUTY AND THE BEAST 2 #214 "REDEMPTION" *SEASON 2 TAKES 7 WEEK BROADCAST BREAK FROM 1 MARCH– RETURNS ON M-NET 101 ON 26 APRIL- BEAUTY AND THE BEAST SEASON 2 REPLACEMENT: 8 AND 15 MARCH: THE VOICE – 22 MARCH UNTIL 26 APRIL SUITS SEASON 3

Friday 14 March 2014
18:00 MOM YR 1 #4X5417 "JAIL JAIL AND JAPANESE POM" *SEASON 1 RETURNS FROM BROADCAST BREAK

Wednesday 19 March 2014
21:30 BANSHEE 2 #20 "BULLETS AND TEARS" *SEASON 2 ENDS
Fuelled by painful memories that led them to the point of no return, Lucas and Carrie steel themselves for the fight of their lives against a vengeful Rabbit and his ruthless soldiers.

19:30 MODERN FAMILY 5 #5ARG17 "OTHER PEOPLE'S CHIL" *SEASON 5 TAKES 13 WEEK BREAK FROM 26 MARCH– RETURNS ON M-NET 101 ON 25 JUNE 14- MODERN FAMILY SEASON 5 REPLACEMENT: ABOUT A BOY SEASON 1

Saturday 22 March 2014
19:30 SUITS YR 3 #F6311 "BURIED SECRETS" *SEASON 3 RETURNS FROM BROADCAST BREAK (THIS SERIES IS SCREENED CLOSE TO THE US)- REPLACES: BEAUTY AND THE BEAST (SEASON 2 ON BROADCAST BREAK.)
With the Hessington Oil case behind them, Harvey and Mike try to enjoy a few moments of domestic bliss. Louis’s discovery prompts him to go snooping into Mike’s history.

20:30 ELEMENTARY 2 #218 "THE HOUND OF THE CANCER CELLS" *SEASON 2 TAKES 5 WEEK BROADCAST BREAK – RETURNS TO M-NET 101 ON 3 MAY 2014-ELEMENTARY SEASON 2 REPLACEMENT: BETRAYAL SEASON 1- FROM 29 MARCH.
A modern day Sherlock Holmes investigates some of the most perplexing cases of the NYPD. His trusty sidekick Watson also doubles as his reluctant sober companion.

Monday 24 March 2014
21:30 NASHVILLE 1 "I'LL NEVER GET OUT OF THIS WORLD ALIVE *SEASON 1 ENDS
Deacon confronts Rayna about a secret, while Juliette finds a letter from her mother. Gunnar tries to win Scarlett’s heart back.

Wednesday 26 March 2014
19:30 ABOUT A BOY 1 #F7370 "PILOT" * SEASON 1 STARTS- REPLACES MODERN FAMILY (SEASON 5 ON BROADCAST BREAK)
Will wrote a smash hit song and has managed so far to live a peaceful and comfortable lifestyle. All of that is about to be disrupted when he meets his new neighbor, a newly single female and her charming 11 year old son.

21:30 CSI SEASON 14 "THE DEVIL AND D.B RUSSELL" *SEASON 14 STARTS
D.B. Russell leads the CSI team on a hunt to find Morgan and Ellie Brass following their kidnapping by a ritualistic killer, on the 14th season premiere of CSI: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION.

Thursday 27 March 2014
19:30 REVENGE 3 0014 *SEASON 3 RETURNS FROM BROADCAST BREAK
Emily Thorne continues on her quest for revenge against the people who betrayed her father.

Friday 28 March 2014
21:30 TRUE DETECTIVE 1 #08 "FORM AND VOID" *SEASON 1 ENDS
Two Louisiana detectives reunite when a serial killer resurfaces after 17 years.

Saturday 29 March 2014
20:30 BETRAYAL 1 #F009 "...IT'S JUST YOU AND ME NOW" *SEASON 1 RETURNS FROM BROADCAST BREAK-REPLACES ELEMENTARY- SEASON 2 ON BROADCAST BREAK
Jack whisks Sara away for a romantic road trip, even as the FBI is tracking him down. As T.J. is unable to cope with Brandy’s death or find his place at Karsten Allied, his reckless behavior turns dangerous. Karsten decides to settle the score with Jack by making a deal with an unlikely ally.

Monday 31 March 2014
21:30 NASHVILLE YR 2 "I FALL TO PIECES" *SEASON 2 STARTS
After the crash, Rayna is in a coma and Deacon is left to wait on his pending jail sentence. Teddy is still shell-shocked about Peggy's pregnancy and struggles to understand where he belongs... Is it by Rayna's side with his daughters? Meanwhile, Maddie grapples with the revelation that Deacon is her father and, feeling alone, turns to Juliette, unwittingly revealing the details of what happened before the traumatic crash. And Gunnar and Scarlett's relationship becomes even more complicated after the proposal, so they turn to their friends, Will and Zoey, for support.

M-NET SERIES SHOWCASE CHANNEL 113


New, Returning & Series Finales


Wednesday 26 February 2014
18:30 HART OF DIXIE 3 #2J7663 "ACT NATURALLY" *SEASON 3 TAKES 10 WEEK BREAK FROM 5 MARCH– RETURNS ON M-NET SERIES SHOWCASE 113 ON 7 MAY 14- HART OF DIXIE SEASON 3 REPLACEMENT: RAVENSWOOD SEASON 1

Wednesday 05 March 2014
18:30 RAVENSWOOD 1 #2M6501 "PILOT" * SEASON 1 STARTS- REPLACES HART OF DIXIE (SEASON 3 ON BROADCAST BREAK)
A spin-off series of the top-rated drama thriller Pretty Little Liars, RAVENSWOOD is an original one-hour drama which centers on a town not far from Rosewood, Pennsylvania (the fictional town where Pretty Little Liars takes place), which has suffered under a deadly curse for generations. Five strangers suddenly find themselves connected by this fatal curse and need to dig into the town's mysterious and terrible history, before it's too late for each of them. The series premiere of Ravenswood reveals the town to be more than meets the eye, as it continues the mystery begun in the Halloween episode of Pretty Little Liars.

19:30 LAST MAN STANDING YR 3 #3ATP14 "RENAMING BOYD'S SCH" *SEASON 3 TAKES 10 WEEK BREAK FROM 12 MARCH– RETURNS ON M-NET SERIES SHOWCASE 113 ON 21 MAY 14- LAST MAN STANDING SEASON 3 REPLACEMENT: GROUND FLOOR SEASON 1

Wednesday 12 March 2014
19:30 GROUND FLOOR 1 #2M6451 "PILOT" * SEASON 1 STARTS- REPLACES LAST MAN STANDING (SEASON 3 ON BROADCAST BREAK)
Boy meets girl, in this case "top floor" Brody meets "ground floor" Jenny and the sparks fly. Will the two follow the advice of their friends and avoid one another, or will they follow their hearts?

Friday 14 March 2014
18:30 ONCE UPON A TIME IN WONDERLAND 1 0013 *SEASON 1 RETURNS FROM PRODUCTION BREAK
In Victorian England, the young and beautiful Alice tells a tale of a strange new land that exists on the other side of a rabbit hole. An invisible cat, a hookah smoking caterpillar and playing-cards that talk are just some of the fantastic things she's seen during this impossible adventure.

20:00 GLEE YR 5 "FRENEMIES" *SEASON 5 RETURNS FROM PRODUCTION BREAK
Glee follows an optimistic high school teacher as he tries to transform the school's once top-flight, but now moribund Glee Club and inspire a group of talented but unfocused performers to make it to, and win, the biggest competition of them all: Nationals.

Monday 17 March 2014
22:00 AMERICAN HORROR STORY 3 *SEASON 3 ENDS
A new Supreme rises.

Tuesday 18 March 2014
19:30 SEAN SAVES THE WORLD 1 *SEASON 3 ENDS
Sean is a divorced dad who juggles a lot his successful but demanding career, offbeat employees, pushy mom, Lorna, and weekends with his teenage daughter, Ellie. So when his 14-year-old bundle of joy moves in full time, the parenting books come out in full force.

Wednesday 19 March 2014
21:00 WHITE COLLAR 5 "AT WHAT PRICE" *SEASON 4 STARTS
With Peter in prison facing murder charges and every shred of evidence pointing to him for Senator Pratt’s untimely death, Neal must strike a deal with the devil to help try and clear Peter’s name. Nothing is off limits, even if it means owing a major debt.

Friday 21 March 2014
18:30 ONCE UPON A TIME 3 CLIPSHOW "JOURNEY TO NEVERLAND" *SEASON 3 STARTS
A recap of the last half of the second season, leading into the third season premiere


Monday 24 March 2014
22:00 DRACULA YR 1 "BLOOD IS THE LIFE-SKY" *SEASON 1 STARTS
Golden Globe winner Jonathan Rhys Meyers (The Tudors) stars in this provocative new drama as one of the world's most iconic characters. It's the late 19th century, and the mysterious Dracula has arrived in London, posing as an American entrepreneur who wants to bring modern science to Victorian society. He's especially interested in the new technology of electricity, which promises to brighten the night - useful for someone who avoids the sun. But he has another reason for his travels: he hopes to take revenge on those who cursed him with immortality centuries earlier



M-NET SERIES REALITY CHANNEL 114


New, Returning & Series Finales


Friday 14 March 2014
18:30 ELLEN DEGENERES *SEASON 11 TAKES 3 DAY BREAK FROM 14 MARCH AND 17 MARCH– NEW EPISODES CONTINUE ON M-NET SERIES REALITY 18 MARCH. REPEAT EPISODES HAVE BEEN SCHEDULED ON THE CHANNEL.


Wednesday 19 March 2014
22:30 HERO, THE YR 1 0001 “COURAGE” * SEASON 1 STARTS (AIRS MONDAYS TO FRIDAYS)
Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson welcomes nine Strangers as they move into an upscale Panamanian penthouse together, each with hopes of being voted as America's Hero. With up to a million dollars at stake, the contestants quickly realize that this will be no ordinary contest, as they must climb and hang from skyscrapers, navigate dark underground bunkers, and face tough moral dilemmas. In the end, there can only be one Hero, and America will vote on the winner. In the War Room, a sudden change of heart shocks the group. Starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson.

Thursday 27 March 2014
23:30 MARRYING THE GAME YR 1 #101 KNOW YOUR MAN * SEASON 1 STARTS
Game’s lack of involvement from day one, comes to a head when he flakes on the day of the wedding walkthrough because of an all-night session at the studio, which sends Tiff into a spiral of emotions and questioning “WILL HE CHANGE”

Monday 31 March 2014
22:30 DREAM SCHOOL SA 1 0001 * SEASON 1 STARTS (AIRS MONDAYS TO FRIDAYS)
MySchool Dream School SA re-engages fifteen students, and turns their lives around. With the help of teachers and mentors, they have the opportunity to complete their high school education.



M-NET SERIES ZONE CHANNEL 115


New, Returning & Series Finales


Thursday 06 March 2014
20:30 BIG BANG THEORY YR 6 "THE BON VOYAGE REACTION" * SEASON 6 ENDS
Sheldon and Penny are thrown for a loop when Leonard is offered an exciting new job opportunity overseas.

Friday 07 March 2014
20:30 MIDDLE THE YR 4 "LAST WHIFF OF SUMMER PT 1" * SEASON 4 STARTS
On the fourth season premiere, Frankie's plans to recreate the magic of her own childhood summers are foiled when Mike lets it slip that Axl is his favorite Heck child, and Frankie tries to coax the kids into telling them who their favorite parent is. Meanwhile, when Frankie and Mike discover that Axl failed English during the past school year, they force him to make it up in summer school, otherwise he could jeopardize any chance of getting a college sports scholarship after graduation; Brick takes up growing a tomato for his summer project; and Sue tries to bond with a reluctant Mike and attempts to get him to do numerous activities with her, which she plans to document in a giant scrapbook.

Saturday 15 March 2014
15:00 FACE, THE 1 * SEASON 1 ENDS DOUBLE EPISODE
The next generation super models will go head to head for the ultimate prize, becoming The Face of a major national brand.

17:00 JUNIOR MASTERCHEF AUSTRALIA YR 2 * SEASON 2 ENDS
Hopeful young cooks encounter extraordinary challenges alongside celebrity chefs Kylie Kwong, Adriano Zumbo and Peter Gilmore as well as baking the ultimate cake for the Prime Minister, Julia Gillard.

Friday 21 March 2014
21:00 UNDER THE DOME YR 1"CURTAINS"* SEASON 1 ENDS
Secrets of the Dome are revealed and Big Jim is determined to put an end to Barbie once and for all. Meanwhile, Junior, Angie, Joe and Norrie discover who the Monarch is after receiving a shocking visit from a familiar face, on the first season finale cliffhanger of UNDER THE DOME,

22:00 ROYAL PAINS YR 3 "TRAFFIC" * SEASON 3 STARTS
Hank, Evan and Divya spring into action after a Jitney unsuccessfully bypasses a Lamborghini. Meanwhile, Hank and Evan are ready for their independence again and Evan excitedly awaits Paige's return.

Saturday 22 March 2014
17:00 72 HOURS 1 "LANA'I, HAWAII" * SEASON 1 STARTS
Helicopters drop three teams composed of three strangers off the coast of the exotic Hawaiian island of Lana’i where they race against each other for 72 hours, trying to find a briefcase filled with $100,000 first. Starting with only a GPS device, the clothes on their backs and one bottle of water, they'll adventure across deserted beaches, dense bush, and steep canyons as the competition tests their ability to find bonds within an unfamiliar group and survive in the wilderness. A severe injury to one team member along with infighting pushes one team's lack of cohesion to the brink of a quit while another team battles the effects of overexertion after not stopping for any water.

Thursday 27 March 2014
22:00 IRONSIDE 1 "HIDDEN AGENDA" * SEASON 1 ENDS
In the gritty world of the NYPD, the most fearless cop on the streets is Detective Ironside. Though a serious injury paralysed him forever, nothing will get in the way of his quest for justice.

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Thanks for getting this to us early

We're looking forward to Vikings and Dracula, tasty stuff.

The return of CSI is very welcome. It's been so long I had actually forgotten about it, is it still HOTH?

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21:00 WHITE COLLAR 5 "AT WHAT PRICE"*SEASON 4 STARTS
Is it season 5 or 4 ?
(Not that I remember what the last season was, presuming it's new.)

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21:00 GLADES, THE YR 4 "TIN CUP" *SEASON 4 ENDS
Jim gets called back to the golf course to catch the murderer of a golf *******
I'm curious as to what that word's supposed to be.
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I'm curious as to what that word's supposed to be.
Me too??
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Thanks for getting this to us early

We're looking forward to Vikings and Dracula, tasty stuff.

The return of CSI is very welcome. It's been so long I had actually forgotten about it, is it still HOTH?



Is it season 5 or 4 ?
(Not that I remember what the last season was, presuming it's new.)
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Love the Lineup love the series and movies its the 2nd month in a row that i will watch the sunday night movie
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Thanks JP: White Collar Season 5 starts...(edited) :-)
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Some of the words moderated here are crazy!
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Some of the words moderated here are crazy!
I agree. I can understand why they might think that word needs censoring, but how often is it really going to be used in that context as opposed to how it's used above?
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Some of the words moderated here are crazy!
So would ANC election registration posters be moderated on this forum
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