It’s an action-packed week for content. Catch our picks for this week and let us know what you think!
Futuristic shorts from some of the most talented creatives about, young people seeking new experiences in Amish country and couples meeting up after years of solely speaking online…
The Great Celebrity Bake Off for Stand Up to Cancer – Tuesday 22nd March 8pm | Channel 4
The Great Celebrity Bake Off for Stand Up To Cancer returns, as more celebrities enter Britain’s most famous tent and put their baking skills to the test, inspiring viewers to do the same and raise awareness for Stand Up To Cancer. Starring Radio One DJ Clara Amfo.
The Simpler Life – Tuesday 22nd March 9.15pm | Channel 4
In this brand-new show, 24 ordinary Brits leave behind their jobs and their homes for an extraordinary summer, cut off from the modern world, on a remote farmstead in Devon. Together, they live by the principles of a community that rejects modern values and technology – the Amish – eating what they sow and harvesting themselves and going to sleep by candlelight when the sun goes down.
Peacemaker – Tuesday 22nd March 10pm | Sky Max
Picking up where The Suicide Squad left off, Peacemaker returns home after recovering from his encounter with Bloodsport – only to discover that his freedom comes at a price. Starring Danielle Brooks and Chukwudi Iwuji.
Love in The Flesh – Wednesday 23rd March 10pm | BBC Three
Five couples who have been dating online meet in the flesh for the first time to spend a week together in a glorious Greek beach house. But will their online spark translate into a real-world love story? Couples to look out for Chibz (23) and Shazelle (21).
Boiling Point – Wednesday 23rd March | Netflix
On the busiest night of the year at one of the hottest restaurants in London, charismatic and commanding head chef Andy Jones balances along a knife’s edge as multiple personal and professional crises threaten to destroy everything he’s worked for. Starring Vinette Robinson
Lizzo’s Watch Out For The Big Grrrls – Friday 25th March | Amazon Prime Video
Lizzo searches for women to join the ranks of the Big Grrrls, her backup dancers, for her tour.
Master – available to view on Amazon Prime Video
Three women strive to find their place at an elite Northeastern university as old as the country. When anonymous racist attacks target a Black freshman — who insists she is being haunted by ghosts of the school’s past — each woman must determine where the real menace lies.
Film 4 Foresight Shorts | available to view on All 4
Five short science-fiction films that envision the future from the perspective of their Black and Brown characters, created by young Black filmmakers living in the UK and commissioned by Film4. Talent includes Akinola Davies, Wale Davies, Jeremy Ngatho Cole, Adeyemi Michael.