Monday, 17 November 2014

TV Picks: 17-23 November 2014 - Live at the Apollo • Remember Me • Sarah Millican Live • Some Girls

Monday, 17 November 2014

Below are my picks of the most notable new shows, returning or premiering on UK screens over the next 7 days...

Dancing Cheek to Cheek: An Intimate History of Dance (BBC4, 9pm) New documentary series looking into the 400-year-old history of the nation's favourite dances. Presented by Len Goodman & Lucy Worsley. (1/3)
Some Girls (BBC3, 10pm) Series 3 of the comedy about a group of London teenagers. Starring Adelayo Adedayo, Natasha Jonas, Alice Felgate & Mandeep Dhillon. (1/6)

Secrets of the Castle with Ruth, Peter & Tom (BBC2, 9pm) New historical series uncovering the secrets of medieval castle builders. Presented by Ruth Goodman, Peter Ginn & Tom Pinfold. (1/5)

Confessions of (Channel 4, 10pm) New series taking a candid look at various professions, beginning with the police. (1/3)
Live at the Apollo (BBC1, 10.35pm) Series 10 of the stand-up show recorded live at the London Apollo theatre. Guest host is Sarah Millican with guests Joe Lycett & Russell Kane. (1/6)

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Tigers About the House (BBC2, 8.30pm) New wildlife documentary series about a zookeeper rearing two Sumatran tiger cubs. Presented by Giles Clark. (1/3)
Ben Fogle: New Lives in the Wild (Channel 4, 9pm) Series 3 of the show where the presenter joins people living in various inhospitable locations around the world. (1/8)


Remember Me (BBC1, 9pm) New supernatural thriller about a teenager's interactions with a peculiae octogenarian admitted to a nursing home with a mysteriously empty suitcase. Starring Michael Palin, Mark Addy, Jodie Comer, Julia Sawalha, Mina Anwar & Jamie Rooney-West. (1/3)
Sarah Millican: Thoroughly Modern Millican Live (Channel 5, 10pm) Stand-up comedy recorded live during the comedienne's 2012 national tour.

For a look at what the rest of the year's going to bring,