What’s On Screen – Thursday 15th June 2017

Title: Gimme the Loot (2012)

Format: Film

Genre: Independent; drama; comedy

Certificate: 15

Platform: Netflix

Date Added: 15th June 2017

Cast: Adam Leon, Tashiana Washington, Ty Hickson, Zoë Lescaze, Sam Soghor, Joshua Rivera, Adam Metzger, Meeko

Synopsis: When rivals cover their work with a portrait of the Mets’ Home Run Apple, two talented graffiti artists scheme to tag the real Home Run Apple.

Title: Brewster’s Millions (1985)

Format: Film

Genre: Comedy

Certificate: PG

Synopsis: A baseball player is stunned to learn he has come into a massive inheritance. Unfortunately, there is one condition – he must somehow find a way to spend $30million in just one month, or he will lose the lot. Meanwhile, two scheming lawyers, who stand to get the money if he fails, are determined to sabotage his efforts.

Cast: Richard Pryor, John Candy, Lonette McKee, Jerry Orbach

Time: 6:10pm

Channel: Sky Cinema Comedy

  • 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- All Groan Up (S3/Ep22)

Format: Series

Genre: Sitcom

Synopsis: Zoey is accepted into several colleges around the country, causing Dre and Rainbow to feel sentimental and wonder what life will be like without her round all the time.

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

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: Robocop (2014)

Format: Film

Genre: Action; Crime

Certificate: 12

Synopsis: A corporation that creates military robots seizes a chance to diversify into law enforcement when a Detroit cop is critically injured in a bombing. He is rebuilt as a crime-fighting cyborg, but struggles to regain his free will from his creators’ control.

Cast: Marianne Jean-Baptiste, Samuel L. Jackson, Michael Kenneth Williams, Jackie Earle Haley, Michael Keaton, Joel Kinnaman

Time: 9pm

Channel: Film 4

  • Sky: Channel 315 (SD/HD); Channel 316 (+1); Channel 342 (SD) | Sky Go: Watch live (UK & Ireland only)
  • Virgin Media (UK): Channel 428; Channel 429 (HD); Channel 430 (+1) | Virgin Media (Ireland): Channel 323; Channel 324 (+1) | Virgin TV Anywhere: Watch live (UK only)
  • TalkTalk TV: Channels 501–511 (SD)
  • WightFibre: Channel 29; Channel 30 (+1)
  • BT: Programmes available on demand
  • All 4: Watch live
  • FilmOn: Watch live

Title: Complicit (2013)

Format: Film

Genre: Thriller

Certificate: 15

Synopsis: An MI5 Officer tries to foil what he believes is another 7/7 style atrocity planned by British terror suspect Waleed despite the lack of evidence.

Cast: David Oyelowo, Arsher Ali

Time: 10pm

Channel: London Live

  • Freeview: Channel 8
  • Sky: Channel 117
  • Virgin Media (UK): Channel 159
  • LondonLive.co.uk/tv


Title: How To Rock: Denim

Format: TV

Genre: Fashion

Synopsis: Fashion-forward show  where Hip Hop’s finest showcase the trendiest denim styles on the runway. Hosted by Karrueche Tran and Quincy Combs, with performances by Desiigner, Dej Loaf and Kent Jones.

Time: 11:00pm

Channel: BET

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


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