Title: Orange is the New Black (Season 5)

Format: Series
Genre: Comedy; Drama
Certificate: 18
Platform: Netflix
Date Added: 9th June 2017

Cast: Laverne Cox, Danielle Brooks, Uzo Aduba

Synopsis: A privileged New Yorker ends up in a women’s prison when a past crime catches up with her. Season 5 picks up with the inmates in riot mode after the death of a major character. Actress Danielle Brooks (Taystee) has said “You will watch 13 episodes, and find out what happens in the course of three days,”

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Title: Blue Streak (1999)

Format: Film

Genre: Action; Comedy

Certificate: 12

Synopsis: A convicted jewellery thief leaves prison after 10 years and returns to the place where he hid the diamond from his last heist. Unfortunately a police station has been built at the location, he poses as a cop and joins the detective section in order to retrieve his loot.

Cast: Martin Lawrence, Dave Chappelle, Nicole Ari Parker, Tamala Jones, Luke Wilson

Time: 5pm

Channel: AMC

  • Sky (UK): Channel 192; Channel 276 (HD)
  • BT TV (UK): Channel 332; Channel 381 (HD)


Title: The Gadget show (s25/ep12)

Format: Series

Genre: Gadgets

Synopsis: This weeks programme looks at the best gadgets for this summer’s music festivals including a new type of tepee that accommodates nine people taking only three minutes to erect, a camping stove that generates electricity while its cooking and one of the team meets a sailor who has created one of the most technologically advanced boats.

Time: 7pm

Channel: Channel 5

  • Freeview: Channel 5; Channel 44 (+1); Channel 105 (HD)
  • Freesat: Channel 105 (SD/HD); Channel 12 )+1)
  • Sky (UK): Channel 105 (SD/HD); Channel 171 (SD); Channel 177(+1)
  • Virgin Media (UK): Channel 105; Channel 150 (HD); Channels 155 (+1)
  • WightFibre: Channel 5
  • TVPlayer: Watch Live (UK only)

Title: Black-ish – Maternity (s3/ep18)

Format: Series

Genre: Comedy

Synopsis: Dre considers taking paternity leave after realising Zoey benefitted from his presence at home when she was a baby.  Ruby convinces the children that the nanny is a thief and Rainbow conceals her pregnancy in the hopes of getting a promotion at work.                            

Cast: Anthony Anderson, Tracee Ellis Ross, Yara Shahidhi, Jennifer Lewis, Marcus Scribner, Marsai Martin, Miles Brown

Time: 7:30pm

Channel: E4

  • Freeview: Channel 28; Channel 29 (+1)
  • Freesat: Channel 122; Channel 123 (+1)
  • Sky (UK): Channel 136 (SD/HD); Channel 137 (+1); Channel 202 (SD) | Sky (Ireland): Channel 137; Channel 138 (+1); Channel 202 (HD)
  • Virgin Media: Channel 144; Channel 145 (HD); Channel 146 (+1) | Virgin Media Ireland: Channel 112; Channel 113 (+1)


Title: Lethal Weapon – The Murtaugh File (s1/ep14)

Format: Series

Genre: Action; Comedy

Synopsis: Riggs’ psychiatrist Cahill’s life comes under threat as a terrible car accident reveals that she is being targeted by a stalker. After finding his past file in Cahill’s office Riggs begins to obsess over his partners file. While Murtaugh and his wife Trish find their daughters I.D.

Cast: Damon Wayans, Keesha Sharp, Michelle Mitchenor, Clayne Crawford

Time: 9pm

Channel: ITV

  • Freeview: Channel 3; Channel 33 (+1); Channel 103 (HD)
  • Freesat: Channel 103; Channel 111 (HD); Channel 112 (+1)
  • Sky (UK): Channel 103 (SD); Channel 131 (+1); Channel 178 (HD) | Sky Go: Watch live (UK & Ireland only)
  • Virgin TV Anywhere: Watch live (UK only) | Virgin Media (UK): Channel 103; Channel 113 (HD)
  • ITV Hub: Watch live (UK only)
  • TVPlayer: Watch live (UK only)


Title: Live At The Apollo (s12/ep3)

Format: Series

Genre: Comedy

Synopsis: Gina Yashere introduces surreal Australian comedian Sam Simmons and rising comedy star Ellie Taylor to the stage in a gig recorded before a packed house at London’s Hammersmith Apollo.

Time: 10pm

Channel: BBC Two

  • Freeview: Channel 1; Channel 101 (HD)
  • Freesat: Channel 101 (SD: England; HD: Sco/Wal/NI); Channel 108 (SD: Sco/Wal/NI; HD: England); Channels 950–967, 972, 973, 976, 978 (regional variations)
  • Sky (UK): Channel 101 (SD: England; HD: Sco/Wal/NI); Channel 115 (HD: England); Channel 141 (SD: Sco/Wal/NI); Channels 951–968, 976–979 (regional variations) | Sky (Ireland): Channel 141 (SD/HD); Channel 215 (SD
  • Virgin Media (UK): Channel 101; Channel 108 (HD); Channels 851, 861–864 (regional variations) |
  • Virgin Media (Ireland): Channel 108; Channel 139 (HD)
  • WightFibre: Channel 1
  • BBC iPlayer: Watch live (UK only)
  • TVPlayer: Watch Live (UK only)
  • Horizon Go: Watch live (Ireland only)

Title: Shaft (2000)

Format: Film

Genre: Crime

Certificate: 18

Synopsis: A maverick detective vows to catch a racist criminal suspected of murdering an innocent black man. However, the only witness is reluctant to talk, and the killer comes from a very wealthy family, prompting the tough-talking cop to quit the force and bring in the culprit on his own terms.

Cast: Samuel L Jackson, Vanessa Williams, Richard Roundtree, Jeffrey Wright, Busta Rhymes, Ruben Santiago- Hudson Toni Collette, Christian Bale

Time: 10:35pm

Channel: Sky Cinema Crime & Thriller

  • Sky: Channels 301–312 (SD/HD); Channels 314, 330–337, 339, 340 (SD) | Sky Go: Watch live (UK & Ireland only)
  • Virgin Media (UK): Channels 401, 403–412 (HD); Channels 402, 431, 433–442 | Virgin Media (Ireland): Channels 301–309, 318, 320, 321 ; Channels 331–341 (HD) | Virgin TV Anywhere: Watch live (UK only)
  • TalkTalk TV: Channels 501–511 (SD)
  • BT: Channels 501–511 (SD)
  • Now TV: Watch live (UK only)


Title: The Graham Norton Show (s21/ep10)

Format: Series

Genre: Chat show

Synopsis: Graham chats to WBA, IBF and IBO heavyweight boxing champion Anthony Joshua, who recently secured his status after an 11th round knockdown of Ukrainian opponent Wladimir Klitschko. Oscar-winning actress Rachel Weisz discusses her new film My Cousin Rachel, and actor Martin Freeman, and comedian Greg Davies are also on the sofa.  While singer Shawn Mendes performs There’s Nothing Holdin’ Me Back.

Time: 11pm

Channel: BBC One

  • Freeview: Channel 1; Channel 101 (HD)
  • Freesat: Channel 101 (SD: England; HD: Sco/Wal/NI); Channel 108 (SD: Sco/Wal/NI; HD: England); Channels 950–967, 972, 973, 976, 978 (regional variations)
  • Sky (UK): Channel 101 (SD: England; HD: Sco/Wal/NI); Channel 115 (HD: England); Channel 141 (SD: Sco/Wal/NI); Channels 951–968, 976–979 (regional variations) | Sky (Ireland): Channel 141 (SD/HD); Channel 215 (SD
  • Virgin Media (UK): Channel 101; Channel 108 (HD); Channels 851, 861–864 (regional variations) | Virgin Media (Ireland): Channel 108; Channel 139 (HD)
  • WightFibre: Channel 1
  • BBC iPlayer: Watch live (UK only)
  • TVPlayer: Watch Live (UK only)
  • Horizon Go: Watch live (Ireland only)

Title: Out Of Time (2003)

Format: Film

Genre: Crime; Thriller

Certificate: 12

Synopsis: The chief of police in a small Florida town is having an affair with a married woman who is dying of cancer. When his lover and her abusive husband are both murdered, he becomes the prime suspect in the case – and his ex-wife is appointed as the investigating officer.

Cast: Denzel Washington, Sanaa Lathan, Eva Mendes, Dean Cain

Time: 11pm

Channel: Spike

  • Freeview: Channel 31
  • Freesat: Channel 141
  • Sky (UK): Channel 160; Channel 219 (+1)
  • Virgin Media (UK): Channel 154
  • TVPlayer: Watch Live (UK only)