TV tips on Saturday (08/13/2022)
That way you won’t miss a show again. Here you will find all program highlights on Saturday at a glance.
8:15 p.m., ZDF, Erzgebirge thriller: Fatal reckoning, thriller
During a guided tour of the forest, old forester Georg Bergelt (Andreas Schmidt-Schaller) sees a climber falling down a steep rock face. The detectives discover that the man was already dead at the time of the fall. It’s about dr. Lenhard Hellmann (Robin Sondermann), the founder of an innovative and successful textile start-up in Chemnitz. His two business partners Julia Jacobi (Julia Hartmann) and Phillip Mertens (Tobias Schormann) are shocked by the death of their colleague. The inspectors Robert Winkler and Karina Szabo investigate.
8:15 p.m., Sat.1, seven minutes past midnight, drama
Single mother Elizabeth (Felicity Jones) is terminally ill with cancer. Her twelve-year-old son Conor (Lewis MacDougall) suffers greatly from this, and he is also an outsider and victim of bullying at school. He found his refuge in painting, which he learned from his mother. One night something surreal suddenly happens: at seven minutes past midnight the yew tree in front of his window comes to life.
8:15 p.m., RTL, Mario Barth live! Men are pigs – but women are also 2.0, comedy
The “King of Comedy” Mario Barth celebrates his 20th stage anniversary with a spectacular show on the Berlin Waldbühne. His fans had asked for a reload of the very first stage show “Men are pigs, but women too” by the 11-time comedy award winner on the occasion of the anniversary. Laughing non-stop in picture-perfect weather.
8:15 p.m., ZDFneo, Self/less – The stranger in me, action thriller
Billionaire Damian Hale (Ben Kingsley) is confronted with a fatal cancer diagnosis. Finding a business card, Hale gets in touch with a certain Dr. Albright (Matthew Goode) who promises him a new treatment. His consciousness is transferred to the healthy but artificial body of a young man. But Hale suffers from severe hallucinations after his transformation, for which he fakes his death in public.
8:15 p.m., ONE, The Barcelona crime thriller: Bloody concrete, crime thriller
Fina Valent (Anne Schäfer) and Xavi Bonet (Clemens Schick) are called to a crime scene on a construction site. There is fierce cut-throat competition in Barcelona. Like many major cities, the Catalan capital is suffering from gentrification. Where there used to be simple apartment buildings, luxury apartments are now being built. Among the winners of this crowding out was contractor Macario Herera (Abdelatif Hwidar). But now he was found dead on one of his construction sites.