CBS Justice (DStv 170)
True Crime, Docu-Drama
Held at gunpoint, an explosive device, or blunt-force weapon.
These people were just going about their day, running errands and never dreaming something like this would happen... but it did and now they are in the thick of it.
I, Hostage is a torn from the headlines deep-dive series that details the people who survive hostage situations.
At the mercy of madness, these people have lived to tell the tale as the stories of survival, when their nerves were frayed and emotions pushed to the breaking point.
Each hour-long episode features interviews with survivors who reveal in detail what the seconds, minutes, hours and days felt like.
These emotionally-charged perspectives will be interwoven with the stories of those who came to their aid.
From police to firefighter to S.W.A.T. Members, getting innocent people out safely while apprehending the suspect is what their professions are about.
Tipping Point: Lucky Stars Christmas Special 2018
ITV Choice (DStv 123)
Game Show, Special
Ben Shephard invites celebrities to take part in a special edition of the quiz show, in which contestants answer questions to win turns on an arcade-style machine.
Dropping tokens down a choice of four chutes, they hope to knock piles of them off a moving shelf – and the more they collect, the better their chances of collecting the £20,000 prize for their selected charity.
In this special Ben finds out if Christopher Biggins, Lesley Joseph and Vicky Pattison have what it takes to beat the extraordinary machine and win thousands of pounds for charity.