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26th Dec 2012

Depp, Drama and Dublin Zoo: The Best of Tonight’s TV

With three films, a trip to the zoo and a new series to watch, you’re in for one busy evening!

Tonight’s telly involves a few of our favourite things: a musical, Johnny Depp and adorable animals…

The Sound of Music – RTÉ One (2.50pm)

Julie Andrews stars in this musical about a nun who leaves her convent and becomes a governess for a large family.

Alice in Wonderland – BBC One (6.50pm)

This Tim Burton fantasy sees a teenage girl enter into a fantastical world and learn about her true destiny. As if that’s not appealing enough, Johnny Depp is one of the leads.

The Zoo Christmas Special – RTÉ Two (8.00pm)

Tom Dunne visits Santa’s grotto at Dublin Zoo to find out about the keepers’ favourite memories. You can also expect to see quite a few cute animals.

Doors Open – BBC One (9.00pm)

In this new drama a businessman, an art expert and a banker plan to rip-off one of Scotland’s most high-profile targets.

The Full Monty – TG4 (10.55pm)

A group of unemployed men decide to make a bit of money by taking off all of their clothes but first they have to learn how to dance. Robert Carlyle stars.