TheTVwek: Sunday 15th – Friday 20th November 2015

by | Nov 11, 2015 | All, TV Week


8.00pm Million Pound Mega Yachts Channel 4 – One-off Documentary that follows Brits who are buying, selling and serving on ‘the new manor houses’ of the super-rich. About 120 of these floating palaces, some of the biggest boats on the planet, congregate every year at the Monaco Yacht Show – as billionaire owners compete against each other to have the best boats on the water

9.00pm Monty Don’s Secret History of the Garden BBC2 – Monty Don explores the fascinating history and evolution of the British garden in this four-part series. Monty uncovers the extraordinary stories behind Britain’s 17th-century gardens.

9.00pm I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here! ITV – The reality show is back with a new batch of campmates ready to take on the jungle. Ant and Dec are at the helm once again as the celebrities are thrown in at the deep end and forced to face gruelling challenges right from the start. Then it is down to the viewers at home to choose who they want to face the first Bushtucker Trial. Continues All Week.

9.00pm On Stage: Live from Television Centre BBC4 – An evening of unpredictable and entertaining live theatre, produced by Battersea Arts Centre in partnership with Arts Council England. Kirsty Wark introduces four theatre shorts featuring comedy, dance and drama from some of the UK’s most exciting theatre-makers, as they bring live performance back to the old BBC TV HQ for the first time since its closure.


Notable Continuing Series: I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here!, 9.00pm, ITV

                                            SAS: Who Dares Wins, 9.00pm, Channel 4

                                            Fargo, 10.00pm, Channel 4


8.00pm Doctor in the House Channel 4 – When it comes to avoiding the GP, most of us have to plead guilty. We continue to put up with our daily ailments no matter how troublesome they become. But dodging the doctor might cause problems later and doesn’t help the NHS, either. The problems we leave unattended, because we’re too busy, don’t want to bother the doctor, or are actually too scared to confront – can end up costing the NHS millions. But, for one busy family, the Whites, that’s all about to stop. Not only is the doctor making a house call – he’s staying. The family is about to get a medical like no other, as Dr Xand van Tulleken moves in for the weekend. From dad Dylan’s snoring and cholesterol, to mum Nicky’s blood pressure, and teen daughters Susannah and Natasha’s skin, ear and hair worries, Dr Xand uncovers the truth about the family.

Notable Continuing Series: 24 Hours in A&E, 9.00pm, Channel 4

                                             The Moaning of Life with Karl Pilkington, 9.00pm, Sky1

                                             Catastrophe, 10.00pm, Channel 4

9.00pm Power to the People BBC4 – Series going behind the scenes at energy company SSE, as an army of workers battle to keep our power flowing.

10.00pm Footballers, Sex, Money: What’s Gone Wrong? BBC3 – Amal Fashanu, daughter of John and niece to Justin, explores the culture of football to find out whether it is cultivating a worrying attitude towards women and sex.


Notable Continuing Series: The Apprentice. 9.00pm, BBC1

                                             I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here!, 9.00pm, ITV

                                             The Affair, Sky Atlantic, 9.00pm

                                             Peep Show, 10.00pm, Channel 4

                                             Nurse Jackie, 10.10pm Sky Atlantic

10.30pm Toast of London Channel 4 – The Rose D’Or winning comedy returns for a third series. Matt Berry plays Steven Toast, an eccentric actor with a chequered past who spends more time dealing with problems off stage than performing on it. The supporting cast includes Doon Mackichan, Robert Bathurst, Tracy-Ann Oberman and Harry Peacock and special guest stars in this series include Jon Hamm, Brian Blessed and ‘Bob Monkhouse’. In the first episode, live on chat show Lorraine, Toast tells a tale that could not only topple the US government but also destroy the entire world. While Jane tries her best to evade the men in black, Toast is about to perform an outdoor version of The Scottish Play, directed by acclaimed theatrical director Peggy Plywood.


8.00pm The Secret Life of Five Year of Olds Channel 4 – This episode meets 12 five-year-olds. Drawing on the experience of their first year at school, these children have expanded their vocabularies, are learning how to make friends, and are beginning to get to grips with wider concepts like morality and identity. One of their main priorities is their emerging sense of the group, and finding their place within it.

9.00pm Doctor in the House BBC1 – Medical documentary series. In each episode a family invites a GP into their home to investigate every aspect of their lives. The doctor is called in to help 48-year-old Priti, a working mother who is struggling with multiple problems including stress, headaches, weight gain and disrupted sleep. But, after staying over and living alongside the family, the doctor discovers that it’s actually Priti’s partner, 49-year-old Sandeep, whose health is seriously at risk. He has been living with diabetes for the last decade, but his blood sugar is out of control.

9.00pm Elementary Sky Living – The slick detective series returns. With Sherlock facing possible jail time, his estranged father (John Noble) shows up to fix his problems.

Notable Continuing Series: First Dates, Channel 4, 10.00pm

                                            Detectorists, BBC4, 10.00pm


8.30pm Adele at the BBC – Accompanied by her live band, Adele performs her much-loved classics alongside new material. Plus host Graham Norton talks to Adele about her career and extraordinary life to date.

Notable Continuing Series: Gogglebox, 9.00pm, Channel 4

                                           The Returned, 9.00pm, More4

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