DRAMA HALT AND CATCH FIRE
8.4 0PM, S HOWCASE
With the storyline from last season wrapped up – they built the computer and parted ways – the action picks up 18 months later, with immature but brilliant Cameron’s (Mackenzie Davis) network game service a success. Meanwhile, Joe (Lee Pace) has settled down with a good woman, or has he?
SUPERSTAR DJS WITH ANNIE MAC 9PM, S BS2 Dutch DJ Tiësto has been manning the decks for three decades, making his name in trance before facing accusations of “selling out” thanks to a new, more commercial sound. Filmed over two years, Mac finds a man who still loves his nomadic lifestyle even as he enters middle age.
COMEDY THE BRINK K 7 PM, S HOWCASE WCASE Well worth watching but with two episodes left it’s time to o ask why this HBO geo-political satire featuring ng top notch comic talent (Jack Black, Tim Robbins, obbins, right) isn’t actually better than it is. The e satire is a little insipid, the characters too o broadly drawn, and the dramatic stuff (bombings, torture, military ary coups) doesn’t really resonate. te. Oh well, at least you get to see someone e drinking a bottle of mouthwash.