Title: The Pursuit Of Happyness (2006)
Format: Film
Genre: Drama
Certificate: 12
Synopsis: A biographical drama film based on entrepreneur Chris Gardner a sales man who became homeless after  his wife leaves him and he takes sole custody of their son. Gardner struggles to keep his head above water but to no avail whilst taking on an unpaid position as an intern at a renowned stockbroking firm. An inspirational rags-to-riches story.
Cast: Will Smith, Jaden Smith, Thandie Newton

Time: 2pm
Channel: Sky Cinema Drama & Romance

  • 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: Secret in Their Eyes (2015)
Format: Film
Genre: Thriller
Certificate: 15
Synopsis: A team of FBI agents can not get over the rape and murder of one of the agents daughter. After 13 years the unsolved case is ignited by team member and former agent Ray (Chiwetel Ejiofor) who uncovers new evidence that re-opens the case. As the victim’s mother takes matters into her own hands the audience is served with flashbacks of how the killer avoided getting caught.
Cast: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Julia Roberts, Nicole Kidman

Time: 2:20pm
Channel: Sky Cinema Hits

  • 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: When Rome Ruled Egypt
Format: Factual
Genre: Documentary
Synopsis: Recounting the final days of Cleopatra’s reign as queen of Egypt, when warfare and betrayal were rife and Rome was driven by greed for ancient treasure in its conquest. Presented by archaeologist Steve Sidebotham

Time: 3pm
Channel: Discovery History

  • Sky: Channel 535 (SD/HD); Channel 536(+1)
  • Virgin Media (UK): Channel 262; Channel 263 (+1) | Virgin Media Ireland: Channel 212 | Virgin TV Anywhere: Watch live (UK only)
  • WightFibre: Channel 78

 


Title: Notorious (2009)
Format: Film
Genre: Drama; Semi-biographical
Certificate: 15
Synopsis: Biopic of Notorious BIG, whose rise to fame took him from being a Brooklyn street hustler and crack dealer to become a respected and influential rap artist, before he was brutally murdered at the age of 24.
Cast: Jamal Woolard, Derek Luke, Dennis LA White and Angela Bassett.

Time: 5:50pm
Channel: Sky Cinema Select

  • 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: Black-ish: Good Dre Hunting S3/Ep13

Format: Series
Genre: Family Comedy
Synopsis: Bo convinces Dre to go to anger management classes to cope with his anger issues, meanwhile, Johan becomes a life coach to the kids.
Cast: Tracee Ellis Ross, Anthony Anderson, Yara Shahidi, Marcus Scribner

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: Broken  EP1 ***NEW SERIES***
Format: Series
Genre: Drama
Cast: Sean Bean; Anna Friel; Macy Shackleton
Synopsis: Father Michael has to cope with his own frail mother, living 60 miles away, and as he deals with the effects of his own harsh, working-class upbringing and reflects on the conflicts within society at large, he questions how much of an impact he can really have on the ever-evolving spiritual landscape of modern-day Britain.

  • Rochenda Sandall (Coronation Street; Doctors) has been cast as Jean Reid.
  • Muna Otaru (Damilola Our Loved Boy; The Wire) has been cast as Helen Oyenusi
  • Danny Sapani (Chewing Gum; Danny and the Human Zoo) has been cast as Daniel Martin

Time: 9pm (times my vary according to platform)
Channel: BBC One

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Title: Later With Jools Holland
Format: Performance
Genre: Music
Synopsis: Jools Holland brings together legendary and relatively unknown artists in performance, along with some light-hearted, informal chat. Jools is joined by an array of performers including Mali’s Oumo Sangare who recently recorded track with Afro beats artist Tony Allen. He will also be joined by UK Rapper Stefflon Don. This will be the first time that the show has had an all female line-up.

Time: 10pm
Channel: BBC2

  • Freeview: Channel 2; Channel 102 (HD)
  • Freesat: Channel 102 (SD: Sco/Wal/NI; HD: England); Channel 109
    (SD: England; HD: Sco/Wal/NI); Channels 968–971 (regional variations)
  • Sky (UK): Channel 102 (SD: Sco/Wal/NI; HD: England); Channel 115 (HD: Sco/Wal/NI); Channel 141 (SD: England); Channels 969–972 (regional variations) | Sky (Ireland): Channel 142 (SD/HD); Channel 143 (SD)
  • Virgin Media (UK): Channel 102; Channel 162 (HD) | Virgin Media (Ireland): Channel 109; Channel 140 (HD)
  • BBC iPlayer

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