8:15 p.m., The First, School by the Sea: Fresh Wind, Drama
Katharina Hendriks (Anja Kling) loves her job as director of a vocational school on the Flensburg Fjord. With humor and empathy, she is responsible for 2,000 students and a 100-strong teaching staff. The fact that the city councilor Olsen (Oliver Sauer) is threatening financial cuts makes her uneasy, as does his idea of hiring his brother Erik (Oliver Mommsen) as a guest lecturer. The professionally successful school dropout and well-travelled food blogger not only likes Katharina’s assistant (Victoria Fleer), but is also very well received in the gastronomy class.
8:15 p.m., ZDF, A case for two: sewer rats, crime series
Juliana Schultheiss (Bettine Langehein) is found stabbed to death in the sewers: at the workplace of her husband Paul (Charles Booz Jakob). Benni Hornberg (Antoine Monot, Jr.) and Leo Oswald (Wanja Mues) take on the case to prove Paul’s innocence. Leo tries to find out more about the dead woman undercover at the gym where Juliana last worked. She dreamed of a future together with owner Sven Bensheim (Milton Welsh). She wanted a divorce from Paul. But he didn’t want to let his wife go.
8:15 p.m., ZDFneo, 8 Mile, music drama
Jimmy “Rabbit” Smith (Eminem), a white rapper who comes from the bottom and wants to make it in an African-American-dominated industry: Rabbit has such great stage fright during his first “rap battle” in an underground club in Detroit that the words literally get stuck in his throat. His multicultural clique of good friends still believes in him. Rabbit’s confidence is put to the test. Because he broke up with his girlfriend, he has to move back into the trailer park with his alcoholic mother (Kim Basinger).
8:15 p.m., ProSieben, Star Wars: A New Hope, Sci-Fi Saga
In the distant future: After the peoples of the galaxy have been subjugated by dark forces, a rebellion breaks out. The opponents are Darth Vader, the Emperor’s right hand, and the last Jedi Knight Obi-Wan Kenobi (Alec Guinness). Both have mysterious, magical powers. When Darth Vader wants to break the resistance with the help of the “Death Star”, there is a momentous duel between him and Obi-Wan with the lightsaber – the weapon of the Jedis.
9:15 p.m., ZDF, Last Track Berlin: Dog’s life, crime series
A dream has come true for Ilona Kovács (Romina Küper) with her training as a veterinary assistant. That’s why it doesn’t suit her at all that she disappears from the practice before her first operation. Ilona’s brother Gábor (Philipp Droste) suspects problems with their friend Paul (David Hürten), who in turn believes there is a dispute between the siblings. But then the investigators find out that Paul is a militant animal rights activist – and that Ilona was reported because of a sick puppy.