8:15 p.m., the first, nightshade – the Usedom crime thriller, crime thriller
16-year-olds drugged to the point of unconsciousness in a holiday bungalow, one of them dead in the sauna – this is how the new tourism season begins in a Usedom imperial spa. It was Karin Lossow’s (Katrin Sass) grandnephew Ben’s (Emil Belton) party that escalated there. His father Rainer (Till Firit) arrives, Karin’s long-unseen nephew who works at the Munich Criminal Police Office. He promptly gets involved in Ellen Norgaard’s (Rikke Lylloff) investigation because his son is a suspect: Did Ben kill his friend?
20:15 Uhr, VOX, The Great Wall, Fantasyaction
European mercenaries are attacked by a mysterious creature while searching for gunpowder in the Chinese Empire. The survivors, including William Garin (Matt Damon), escape with their lives, but soon end up in a cell in the Great Wall of China. Behind bars, they learn the true secret of the world cultural heritage: It serves as protection against something unimaginably terrible that threatens to wipe out humanity beyond the borders of China.
8:15 p.m., ZDF, Wendehammer: No smoke without fire, family series
Meike (Meike Droste) is determined to run for the mayoral election and uses the honey blossom festival to catch votes, where she collides with incumbent Fischer (Aykut Kayacik) – which is filmed by Nadine (Friederike Linke) and made viral. This continues to try to raise money to pay the debts to the tax office. Meanwhile, Samira (Elmira Rafizadeh) has completely different problems: She feels a lump in her throat and desperately tries to get a doctor’s appointment. Julia (Alice Dwyer) receives a proposal – or something like that.
9:45 p.m., arte, Commissioner Marthaler: The Sterntaler conspiracy, thriller
When Charlotte von Wangenheim (Liane Forestieri), the new detective boss, takes the case of an unknown dead person away from her team, Marthaler (Matthias Koeberlin) is pissed off. The arrogant LKA officer Axel Rotteck (André M. Hennicke) has taken over the case and forbids Marthaler to get involved. Marthaler and his team are forced to focus on another case. Baron Freiherr von Münzenberg, a member of the Landtag, shot himself in his castle with his hunting rifle. But was it actually a suicide?
10:10 p.m., VOX, Terminator Salvation, sci-fi action drama
The world is in ruins. Led by John Connor (Christian Bale), the humans fight against the artificial intelligence of the Skynet network and its Terminators. One day the enigmatic Marcus Wright (Sam Worthington) appears, who was sentenced to death in 2003 – after that Marcus has no memory until he woke up in this cruel world. Connor isn’t sure if he can trust Marcus. When Skynet launches the final devastating blow, he has to make a decision.