What’s Not to Miss in August

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Breaking Bad
Season 5 (the final episodes), 11 August, 8pm
AMC, WestStar Channel 53

Breaking Bad follows protagonist Walter White, a chemistry teacher who lives in New Mexico with his wife and teenage son who has cerebral palsy. White is diagnosed with Stage III cancer and given a prognosis of two years to live. With a new sense of fearlessness, and a desire to secure his family’s financial security, White chooses to enter a dangerous world of drugs and crime, where he ascends to power. In the final episodes of this award winning, critically acclaimed series the secret is out, and it’s Hank versus Walt in the ultimate showdown.
AMC will also air a special weekly, half-hour live recap and discussion show to accompany the conclusion of Breaking Bad. Talking Bad will analyze and dissect every detail of Breaking Bad’s final eight episodes. Talking Bad will air each Sunday night at 10pm.

Low Winter Sun
Season Premiere, 11 August, 9pm
AM, WestStar Channel 53

Low Winter Sun is a contemporary story of murder, deception, revenge and corruption in a world where the line between cops and criminals is blurred. Low Winter Sun begins with the murder of a cop by a fellow Detroit detective. Seemingly the perfect crime, in reality the murder activates forces that will forever alter the detective’s life, and pull him into the heart of the Detroit underworld.

English Premier League
17 August
SportsMAX, WestStar Channel 201

The 2013-14 English Premier League will kick-off Saturday 17 August. This will be the first season of EPL to use goal-line technology, and also marks the first time in Premier League history that defending champions Manchester United will go into the season without Sir Alex Ferguson as manager. You can catch all of the action on SportsMAX!

Caribbean Premier League T20
Calling all cricket fans! Catch all of the Twenty20 action this August on Cayman27, WestStar Channel 27, and on Cayman27 HD, WestStar Channel 327! 

 

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