PUBLISHED : Monday, 20 October, 2003, 12:00am
UPDATED : Monday, 20 October, 2003, 12:00am

Space Odyssey: Hyperspace With Sam Neill

Discovery, 10pm

In this week-long series of programmes, Sam Neill (above) cuts the cosmos down to size and takes viewers back through time to experience the universe's creation, the immense gravitational pull of a black hole and what it is like to stand on the surface of a previously unexplored planet.


Pearl, 10.35pm

Van (Peter Facinelli) and Deaq (Bill Bellamy) infiltrate a criminal enterprise headed by Cyrus One (Anthony Criss), a gangster who hires out-of-town assassins to kill Los Angeles cops. Meanwhile, Billie (Tiffani Thiessen) fights to fend off the chief investigator from Internal Affairs, Rolland Hill (Jay Mohr), as he tries to close the operation.