DStv highlights - February 17, 2014Comment on this story
• Forbidden Passions, Telemundo, 16.20
The first chapter in a new telenovela begins, introducing us to Bianca Santillana, who blames her mother Flavia for the death of her father. He had a heart attack after he learnt Flavia was cheating and had only married him for his money. Bianca sets out to avenge her father.
• The Fixer, M-Net, 19.30
The team investigates congresswoman Josie Marcus. Jake and Huck get closer to the truth about Operation Remington, which could lead to devastating results.
• Hell’s Kitchen USA, BBC Entertainment, 21.00
Michelin-starred chef Gordon Ramsay takes command of the kitchen as a new crop of aspiring restaurateur hopefuls show off their cooking skills in a bid to win the life-changing prize to become a coveted head chef at a prestigious Los Angeles restaurant. Expect high drama as the 16 contenders cook up a storm under the watchful eye of the terrifying superstar chef.
• Washington Heights, MTV Base, 21.00
Follows a group of friends living, working and playing in the New York City neighbourhood of Washington Heights. Having grown up just blocks away from each other, they all share bonds that feel more like family than friends. While very proud of the community, they sometimes struggle to push past the confines of their upbringing in order to carve out bright futures for themselves.