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• Guest Star: New Generation, Trace Urban, 15.45
Azealia Banks, A$AP Rocky, Kendrick Lamar, Rita Ora, Carly Rae Jepsen, Kid Cudi and Wiz Khalifa... these are the new names of rap and R&B. They’re barely in their twenties but, in under a year, have already risen to stardom. But how did they become such buzz-worthy trendsetters?
• Rise of the Planet of the Apes, M-Net Movies Showcase, 19.00
A scientist tests a possible cure for Alzheimer’s on a chimp – leading to it show-ing human-like intelligence and becoming the leader of a rebel ape movement.
• Frenemies, Crime & Investigation Network, 21.00
Frenemies proves just how thin the line can be between love and hate. From the woman who sabotaged her best friend’s parachute to the man who plotted his friend’s murder over a Facebook war of words. Each episode follows the often fatal story of two friends and the twisted decisions that destroy a once unbreakable bond.
• Wildest Islands, Animal Planet, 22.00
Celebrate the world’s most spectacular locations. Journey through the thickly forested, isolated jungle islands of Brazil’s Rio Negro, trek across mountainous Vancouver Island, shelter in the windswept Falklands and get lost among the numerous islands of Japan and the Philippines, as this series investigates the rich history of these pristine paradises. Combining the stories of the people and animals who call these jewels home, each episode explores the extremes of life in these unique and dramatic landscapes.