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Fox Life May 2020 Hightlights

TELENOVELAS

ROAD TO DESTINY

Monday to Friday at 15:00, (repeat at 18:20) from 20 April

Luisa Fernanda Pérez, a beautiful, 18-year-old student, has two passions: mastering the violin and gardening, a skill she inherited from her father, Pedro, the former groundskeeper of the wealthy Altamirano family’s estate. A chance encounter with destiny alters her life when she is injured in a car accident caused by Luis (her biological father), a playboy lawyer. In the process, Luisa falls for his stepson, Carlos, the attractive, young doctor who treats her in hospital.

Horacio Pancheri, Candela Marquez, Paulina Goto

ALONG CAME LOVE

Monday to Friday at 15:50, from 20 April

Along Came Love follows the beautiful Luciana who, after being deported, returns to the USA to reunite with the only family she has left: her mother and brother. After arriving at the vineyard where both have worked for many years, she meets David, the landowner and finds something unexpected: love.

SECRETS OF THE HOTEL

Monday to Friday at 16:40, from 20 April

A young man of humble origins travels to the Gran Hotel on outskirts of the San Cristóbal Tlaxico village to visit his sister Cristina who works as the floor supervisor. There, Julio discovers that more than a month after being dismissed for allegedly stealing from the hotel, she has disappeared from everyone’s memory. He decides to stay on as a waiter to investigate her disappearance but does not expect the love, mystery, death and betrayal that follow.

Diana Bracho, Dominika Paleta

SHADOWS FROM THE PAST

Monday to Friday at 17:30, from 20 April

Two rival families living in the village of Santa Lucía, the Mendozas and the Alococers, are involved in a whirlwind of passion, pain, and revenge. Severiano Mendoza and Candela Santana are a rich and powerful couple who live at the ranch, “Las Ánimas”, along with their young son, Cristóbal. Roberta and Raymundo Alcocer have a daughter named Alonza. However, they do not enjoy the same luxuries as the Mendoza family, which causes frustration and resentment in Roberta as nothing is enough to fill the inferiority complex that follows her like a shadow.

TELENOVELA WEEKEND OMBINUSES

Saturday: 06:00 – 18:30 and 20:00 – 00:00
Sunday: 06:00 – 18:30, and 20:45 – 00:55

Please see schedule for details

REALITY WEEKDAYS

MARRIED TO MEDICINE S3 & S4

Monday to Friday at 19:10, from 20 April (Ends 13 May). S4 starts 14 May (Ends 4 June)

This series chronicles the lives of seven women in the Atlanta medical community with four of the women being doctors themselves, while the others are doctors’ wives. It shows the group as they balance their social circles, careers, and families.

OUTPATIENTS S2

Monday to Friday at 20:00, from 30 April (Ends 18 May)

Dr Cathy unpacks the modern approach to aesthetic surgery, and breaks through with innovative techniques and methods, treating a wide range of cases.

NIGERIAN TOP WEDDINGS

Monday to Friday at 20:00, from 19 May (Ends 3 June)

Nigerian Top Weddings features twenty-four Nigerian couples in their build up to say “I do”, with all of the vibrancy, glamour and even last-minute nerves that accompany their journey to the altar.

INTERNATIONAL DRAMA

EMPIRE S4 & S5

Monday to Friday at 20:50, S4 from 20 April (Ends 13 May). S5 from 14 May (Ends 8 June)

Season 4 of Empire starts five months after the explosion in Las Vegas which left Lucious (Terrence Howard) suffering from amnesia. He’s now preparing to celebrate Empire’s 20th anniversary while Cookie (Taraji P. Henson) helps him recover his memories. Meanwhile, Andre (Trai Byers) is under investigation by the LAPD for Giuliana’s disappearance. As the season progresses, Lucious tries to figure out what kind of person he was, knowing that he must have somehow wronged his family and friends, while also trying to prove that he can still do his job.

EMPIRE: Pictured L-R: Bryshere Gray, Trai Byers and Jussie Smollett on Season Four of EMPIRE premiering Wednesday, Sept. 27 (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX. ©2017 Fox Broadcasting Co. CR: Michael Lavine/FOX

By Andrew Germishuys

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