New on M-Net Action
in October, 2010:24 Season 8Premiere date:
Wednesday, 6 October 2010 at 19h00
The final season!
In the premiere: Jack, now retired, is unwillingly drawn back into action. President Taylor negotiates peace in the Mideast with Omar Hassan, whose life is threatened by an assassin.
For more about the season, see: TVSA's 24 Season 8 Show Page
Persons UnknownPremiere date:
Thursday, 7 October 2010 at 18h00
Mystery drama about a group of strangers taken from their everyday lives and placed in a deserted town with no recollection of how they got there - and no way out.
For more about the series, see: TVSA's Persons Unknown Mini-Site
The Closer 5Premiere date:
Monday, 11 October 2010 at 19h00
In the Season 5 premiere: A family is killed in their home. The team discovers they were innocent victims in the attempted execution of a trial witness - the killer went to the wrong address.
For more about the season, see: TVSA's The Closer 5 Show Page
Dark Blue Premiere date:
Friday, 15 October 2010 at 18h00
Originally broadcast on M-Net Series, Dark Blue moves to M-Net Action with a re-broadcast of Season 1.
The series synposis: Dylan McDermott is Carter Shaw, the leader of a crack undercover team of police officers whose relentless pursuit of LA’s worst criminals has cost him any semblance of a personal life.
His team consists of Ty Curtis (Omari Hardwick), a recently married cop who struggles to maintain his dual existence; Dean Bendis (Logan Marshall-Green), a shoot-from-the-hip officer whose activities make fellow team members question his loyalties; and Jaimie Allen (Nicki Aycox), a green patrol cop with a hidden past.
For more, see: TVSA's Dark Blue Mini-Site
The Contender: AustraliaPremiere date:
Monday, 18 October 2010 at 18h00
The Australian version of the Mark Burnett reality show featuring 14 Australian and New Zealand boxers. The series was filmed in Sydney in 2009 and the Contender Tournament of the season was in the Super Middleweight division.
Eureka 4Premiere date:
Wednesday, 20 October 2010 at 18h00
In the season premiere ... the 60th anniversary of Eureka is life-changing in many ways. A marriage proposal is eclipsed by a mysterious transport to a military site and a new face in the crowd.
For more about the series see: TVSA's Eureka 4 Show Page
TVSA Recommends!Breaking Bad 3Premiere date:
Friday, 22 October 2010 at 19h00
As the season begins ... the city of Albuquerque is in shock after the mid-air collision at the end of the second season. Walter and Skyler have separated and Jesse is in rehab following Jane's death.
For more about the show, see: TVSA's Breaking Bad Mini-Site
True Blood 3Premiere date:
Friday, 22 October 2010 at 22h00
This season: Sookie teams up with a werewolf in a quest to find Bill who find's himself in True Trouble with the vampire King.
M-Net Action is on DStv, channel 106.