A lot of brand new shows kicking off this week! Here’s what to look out for this week!
1. Mount Pleasant S4Ep1 (Sky Living, 9pm) Tuesday *Repeated Next Monday at 10pm too!*
The hit Sky Living comedy-drama Starring Sally Lindsay returns for a fourth run. I have had the pleasure of seeing this first episode On Demand before it’s initial broadcast and it was a warming opener to which looks set to be another strong series. Lisa and Dan await the arrival of their new baby meanwhile Greg is released from Prison.
2. 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown S4Ep3 (Channel 4, 9pm) Friday *Reruns on 4Seven Sat 20th at 9pm*
Jimmy Carr hosts the final show in the current series of the brilliantly funny crossover quiz series seeing the 8 Out of 10 Cats team take on Countdown. Sean Lock and Jon Richardson are joined by Jo Brand and Vic Reeves. Susie Dent is in dictionary corner with Adam Buxton and Rachel Riley is assisted by Rob Beckett this week as Joe Wilkinson is still on holiday!
3. Jon Richardson Grows Up Ep.1 (Channel 4,10pm) Monday *Rerun Friday at 11:05pm*
This might not actually be a comedy show, but it is definately going to fit in the entertainment/factual bracket. 8 Out of 10 Cats star and comedian, Jon Richardson (Who I’ve had the pleasure of seeing live) is given his very own 3-part series on Channel 4 starting this week. He and his best mate, comic Matt Forde travel the country in a campervan in order to answer some of life’s biggest questions about Adult life of Kids, Money and Relationships.
4. Bad Education S3Ep1 (BBC Three, 10pm) Tuesday *Reruns include Sunday at 10:45pm*
We’ve waited all year…Jack Whitehall’s hilarious school based comedy returns for a third and final series! The School is still in financial ruin as headteacher, Mr Fraser has wasted the school’s money on his very own clothing range – Dolce and GaBanter! Alfie’s Dad (Harry Enfeild) is appointed as the new Deputy head following Pickwell’s depature, his first tasks are to make classes smaller and fire a member of staff to cut costs but Miss Gulliver won’t let it happen without a fight!
5. Celebrity Juice S12Ep2 (ITV2, 10pm) Thurday *Rerun: Saturday at 10:20pm*
The twelth series continues. Keith Lemon hosts with team captains Fearne Cotton and Holly Willoughby. Guests this week include Gabby Logan.
6. Big School S2Ep4 (BBC One, 9:30pm) Friday *Rerun: None*
Series two of the school based sitcom Starring David Walliams continues. This week, Ofsted arrive at the school to conduct an inspection throwing the staff and pupils into chaos.
7. Duck Quacks Don’t Echo S2Ep3 (Sky1, 8pm) Monday *Rerun on Saturday at 8pm*
Lee Mack hosts the quiz, his guests this week are Johnny Vegas, Freddie Flintoff and Mel Geidroyc. These episodes were actually filmed way back in May 2013! and they are only now just recieving their first ever broadcasts!
8. Alan Carr: Chatty Man S13Ep2 (Channel 4, 10pm) Friday *Rerun on Saturday at 10pm on 4Seven*
The guests on Alan Carr’s sofa this week include Lee Mack, Kate Hudson and Professor Green.
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9. Rerun: Benidorm S4Ep1 (ITV4, 9pm) Tuesday
Another chance to see the fourth series of Derren Litten’s sun soaked comedy ahead of next year’s seventh series! Gavin has a new holiday companion in the form of Kenneth and Mick and Janice can’t find Madge. With a special guest appearance from Cilla Black.
10. Rerun: Hot Fuzz (Film 2007) (ITV1, 10:40pm) Saturday
Another chance to see the great “Hot Fuzz” Starring Simon Pegg and Nick Frost. PC Nicholas Angel transfers from London’s Met Police to the sleepy village of Sandford.
*More TV Picks next week!
*More repeats might be scheduled for some of the above shows, please check TV guides/EPGs for additional repeat information*