CULTURE

Monday TV

Collateral A gentle taxi driver first meets a woman who may or may not be The One, and is then persuaded by a contract killer to drive him around Los Angeles all night as he conducts his business. Action thriller directed by Michael Mann, starring Tom Cruise, Jamie Foxx, Jada Pinkett Smith and Mark Ruffalo. Star – 21.00 Eight Below Based on a true story, a pack of clever and loyal sled dogs in Antarctica save the life of a human, only to be left to fend for themselves through the cold winter as they are forced to wait until the spring thaw to be rescued. Adventure directed by Frank Marshall, starring Paul Walker, Bruce Greenwood, Moon Bloodgood and Jason Biggs. NET – 22.00 Great Greeks The first hour-long episode devoted to the top 10 great Greeks, as voted for by viewers, will be about the life and work of Ioannis Kapodistrias, the first head of state of modern Greece, who was assassinated in 1831. Documentary directed by Costas Machairas, presented by Thanos Veremis. Skai – 22.00 My Boss’s Daughter Liking the boss’s daughter can be hard, especially when the boss just fired his secretary for making bad coffee. Tom gamely tries to win Lisa’s affections by housesitting for her while she’s away, but everything that can go wrong does. Romantic comedy directed by David Zucker, starring Ashton Kutcher, Tara Reid, Terence Stamp and Molly Shannon. Star-17.00