What’s On Screen – Thursday 13th July 2017

Title: D.L. Hughley: Clear (2014)

Format: Film

Genre: Documentary, Stand Up, Comedy

Certificate: G

Platform: Netflix

Date Added: 13th July 2017

Synopsis: Streaming Again

In this 2014 standup special filmed in San Francisco, comedic genius D.L. Hughley entertains with his hilarious take on current affairs and more.

Title: Suits  (S7) (2016)

Format: Series

Genre: Drama

Platform: Netflix

Date Added: 13th July 2017

Cast: Meghan Markle, Gina Torres, Gabriel Macht, Rick Hoffman, Patrick J. Adams, Sarah Rafferty, Aaron Korsh,

Synopsis: When he impresses a big lawyer with his razor-sharp mind, a college dropout scores a coveted associate job, even though he has no legal credentials.



Title: How To Get Away With Murder – We’re Good People Now (S3/Ep1)

Format: Series

Genre: Crime; Drama

Synopsis: New series. The students enter their second year of law school – but with Wallace’s murder unsolved and Frank’s whereabouts unknown, they struggle to move on.

Cast: Viola Davis, Alfred Enoch, Aja Naomi King

Time: 9pm

Channel: Sky Living

  • Sky: Channel 107 (SD/HD); Channel 122 (+1); Channel 221 (SD) | Sky Anytime | Sky Go: Watch live (UK and Ireland only)
  • Virgin Media (UK): Channel 111 (HD); Channel 112; Channel 140 (+1) | Virgin Media Ireland: Channel 124; Channel 125 (+1); Channel 144 (HD) | Virgin TV Anywhere: Watch live (UK only)
  • WightFibre: Channel 71; Channel 62 (+1)
  • Freewire: Channel 140
  • TalkTalk TV: Channel 303
  • Now TV: Watch live (UK only)

Title: Riviera (S1/Ep5)

Format: Series

Genre: Drama

Synopsis: A frustrated Georgina uses the Clios Foundation’s lavish gala as an opportunity to pin down a person of interest, but the party receives an uninvited guest.

Cast: Adrian Lester, Julia Stiles

Time: 9pm

Channel: Sky Atlantic

  • Sky (UK): Channel 108 (SD/HD); Channel 170 (+1); Channel 222(SD) | Sky Go: Watch live (UK and Ireland only)
  • NowTV: Watch live (UK only)

Title: The Equalizer (2014)

Format: Film

Genre: Action; Thriller

Certificate: 15

Synopsis: Based on the 1980s TV series, a retired secret agent  becomes a vigilante-of-sorts and applies his experience to the task of helping (equalising) victims of injustice. When he witnesses a prostitute being beaten up by a pimp, he kills the man, an act that draws him into a battle to the death with a Russian crime syndicate.

Cast: Denzel Washington, E. Roger Mitchell, Chloë Grace Moretz

Time: 9pm

Channel: 5Star

  • Freeview: Channel 30; Channel 55 (+1)
  • Freesat: Channel 131; Channel 132 (+1)
  • Sky (UK only): Channel 176 (SD/HD); Channel 190 (+1) | Sky Go: Watch live; (UK and Ireland only)
  • Virgin Media: Channel 151; Channel 186 (+1) | *Virgin TV Anywhere: Watch live (UK only)

Title: 2017 BETX Celebrity Basketball Game

Format: TV

Genre: Entertainment; Sport

Synopsis: The BETX Celebrity Basketball Game features Snoop Dogg and Fat Joe as coaches while Chris Brown joins Nick Cannon, The Game, Joey Bada$$, Soulja Boy, Bell Biv DeVoe and others on court.

Time: 10pm

Channel: BET Intl

  • Freesat: Channel 140
  • Sky: Channel 187
  • Virgin Media: Channel 184 | Virgin TV Anywhere: Watch live (UK only)

Title: Ray (2004)

Format: Film

Genre: Bio; Music; Drama

Certificate: 15

Synopsis: Biopic of soul singer Ray Charles, exploring his battle against racial bigotry, drug addiction and personal demons on his rise to stardom. Blind by the time he was seven, the musician flirted with several styles including gospel, jazz and country, and became known as one of the music industry’s most innovative performers.

Cast: Jamie Foxx, Kerry Washington, Regina King, Clifton Powell, Harry Lennix, Bokeem Woodbine, Larenz Tate, Terrence Howard, Wendall Pierce, Aunjanue Ellis, Sharon Warren, C.J. Sanders

Time: 10:55pm

Channel: Sony Movie Channel

  • Freeview (UK): Channel 32
  • Sky (UK and Ireland): Channel 323; Channel 324 (+1)
  • Virgin Media (UK): Channel 425
  • TVPlayer (UK): Watch live

Title: True Identity (1991)

Format: Film

Genre: Comedy

Certificate: 15

Synopsis: A black actor meets a man on a plane who confesses his Mob identity because he thinks the plane is going to crash – but later regrets telling him when the accident is avoided. With mobsters on his trail, he goes into hiding and gets his make-up artist friend to make him look like a white man to avoid being recognised by his pursuers.

Cast: Lenny Henry, Charles Lane, Anne-Marie Johnson, James Earl Jones

Time: 1am

Channel: AMC

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

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