We hope you have enjoyed the first of a few long Bank Holiday weekends that are coming up …
If you need to be distracted by the distracted from all the talk and programming surrounding the King’s Coronation then look no further. We have comedy (Black Ops), period drama (Queen Charlotte, Tom Jones) and so much more to entertain you this week.
Let us know what you will be watching.
Clive Myrie’s Italian Road Trip – Monday 1st May | BBC iPlayer
Clive Myrie goes on a journey across Italy to explore iconic cities, discover hidden gems and experience the rich local culture in his search for la dolce vita.
Glow Up – Tuesday 2nd May @8pm | BBC iPlayer & BBC Three
10 of the most talented aspiring make-up artists will be judged on their creative skills and ability to perform under pressure, in incredible Professional Assignments, from TV special FX to the Metaverse. brand-new host, Supermodel Leomie Anderson.
Queen Charlotte: A Bridgerton Story – Thursday 4th May | Netflix
Tells the story of how the young Queen’s marriage to King George sparked both a great love story and a societal shift, creating the world of the Ton inherited by the characters in Bridgerton. Starring Golda Rosheuvel, Adjoa Andoh, Arsema Thomas, India Amarteifio & Cyril Nri.
Tom Jones – Thursday 4th May | ITVX
The period drama series follows Tom, a young man and a foundling who must learn to make his way in the world and who falls in love with a woman, but their match is forbidden because of his status. Starring Sophia Wilde and Pearle Mackie.
Black Ops – Friday 5th May @ 9.30pm | BBC One / BBC iPlayer
Dom and Kay, two Police Community Support Officers join the Met Police in the hope of cleaning up their community. However, they quickly find themselves unwittingly thrust into the murky world of deep-cover infiltration. Created by & starring Gbemisola Ikumelo & Akemnji Ndifornyen.
Bel-Air: S2 – Friday 5th May @ 9:00 pm | Sky Max
The second season picks up with Will at a crossroads as a new figure comes into his life who challenges what he’s learned in Bel-Air and competes for control of his influence. He juggles this while navigating his home life with the Banks family and trying to rebuild the trust that was broken at the end of last season. Starring Jimmy Akingbola.
Silo – Friday 5th May | Apple TV+
In a ruined and toxic future, a community exists in a giant underground silo that plunges hundreds of stories deep; there, people live in a society full of regulations they believe are meant to protect them. Starring David Oyelowo.
The Lateish Show with Mo Gilligan – Friday 5th May @ 10pm | Channel 4
Mo will be joined by an array of famous faces with musical performances and one-of-a-kind games where lucky audience members could get their hands on some incredible prizes. Mo’s guests will also have to face members of the public to answer some hilarious, risqué and never-before-asked questions.
Guardians Of The Galaxy Volume. 3 – Friday 5th May | In Cinemas
The band of misfits are settling into life on Knowhere. But it isn’t long before their lives are upended by the echoes of Rocket’s turbulent past. Peter Quill, still reeling from the loss of Gamora, must rally his team around him on a dangerous mission to save Rocket’s life. Starring Zoe Saldana, vin diesel and Chukwudi Iwuji.