Below are my picks of the most notable TV shows premiering/returning to UK screens this week, which includes the global Netflix release of Eli Roth's Hemlock Grove webseries. The time are a-changing! The title 'TV Picks' isn't technically correct now...
PICK OF THE DAY The Prisoners (BBC1, 9pm) Documentary series about convicts who are released from prison but tend to re-offend Originally due to air last week. (1/3)
Secrets of the Shoplifters (Channel 4, 9pm) Documentary going undercover with the retail police of South Yorkshire.
The Secret Life of Rockpools (BBC4, 9pm) Documentary on the species that exist inside humble seaside rockpools.
Royal Paintbox (ITV, 10.35pm) Documentary where the Prince of Wales examines his family's artistic roots.
Britain's Youngest Top Chef (BBC3, 9pm) Documentary on 18-year-old chef Luke Thomas, who runs a restaurant in Berkshire.
Dispatches: Syria - Across the Lines (Channel 4, 10pm) Documentary from inside Syria during the civil war. Created by Olly Lambert.
PICK OF THE DAY Brushing Up On... (BBC4, 8.30pm) Documentary taking a light hearted look at tunnels. Presented by Danny Baker.
Maureen Lipman: If My Memory Serves Me Right (BBC1, 9pm) Documentary on memory, hosted by Maureen Lipman, whose own father lost his short-term memory in the last fifteen years of his life.
Horizon: Could We Survive a Mega Tsunami? (BBC2, 9pm) Documentary investigating what would happen if a mega tsunami occurred in the Atlantic, affecting cities like New York, London, Casablanca and Lisbon.
Playhouse Presents... (Sky Art 1, 9pm) Series 2 of the comedy/drama anthology series, opening with a story about a West End biopic of Andy Warhol that takes a tragic turn. Starring David Harewood, Peter Serafinowicz, Mathew Horne & Kylie Minogue.
Oliver Stone's Untold History of the United States (Sky Atlantic, 9pm) Documentary presenting an alternative view of US history, beginning with a look at WWII and the rise of the American Empire. Co-created and narrated by filmmaker Oliver Stone. (1/10)
The Genius of Josiah Wedgwood (BBC2, 9pm) Documentary on the 18th-century potter, who was also a founding father of the Industrial Revolution.
PICK OF THE DAY Da Vinci's Demons (Fox, 10pm) New historical fantasy series retelling the life-story of legendary inventory Leonardo Da Vinci. Starring Tom Riley & Laura Haddock.
Hemlock Grove (Netflix) New webseries concerning the search for a murderer in a small-town, which may be populated by werewolves. Starring Famke Janssen, Dougray Scott, Bill Skarsgård, Aaron Douglas, Kandyse McClure & Penelope Mitchell. Created by Eli Roth. (13 episodes released)
PICK OF THE DAY America in Primetime (BBC2, 10.15pm) New documentary series looking at the history of US TV, from the 1950s to the modern "golden age" of cable drama. Featuring Ron Howard, David Lynch, Rob Reiner, David Chase, Jon Hamm & James L Brooks. Presented by Alan Yentob.
The Review Show (BBC4, 9pm) Return of the former Newsnight arts strand, now transferred to BBC4 as a monthly show. Presented by Kirsty Wark.