UK Air Dates Archive 2017

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January 2017

Uncle, Season 3 – BBC Three
01 January 2017

BBC’s brilliant comedy starring Nick Helm is back for a 3rd and final season. Click to hear our interview with the show’s creators.

Sherlock, Season 4 – BBC One
01 January 2017 at 8:30 pm

Benedict Cumberbatch returns as Sir. Arthur Conan Doyle’s well known detective and Martin Freeman as his sidekick Watson.

01 January 2017 at 10:00 pm

Another season for the California spinoff.

01 January 2017 at 9:00 pm

The popular remake with the classic theme tune is back for a new season.

02 January 2017 at 9:00 pm

Forensic pathologists help police solve murders in Manchester

Beyond, Season 1 – Netflix
03 January 2017 at 8:00 am

Holden Matthews (Burkely Duffield) wakes from a 12-year coma and discovers new abilities that propel him into the middle of a dangerous conspiracy.

Rectify, Season 4 – AMC Global
03 January 2017 at 9:00 pm

Character drama about a former convicted rapist returning to his home town.

03 January 2017 at 8:00 am

TV Series based on The Mortal Instruments novels by Cassandra Clare starring The Maze Runner’s Katherine McNamara as Clary Fray, a girl who discovers on her 19th birthday she comes from a line of humans born with angelic blood who protect humanity from demons known as Shadowhunters.

04 January 2017 at 10:00 pm

More fun to come with the Winchester boys, thanks to E4. The channel are currently planning to air season 12 in January 2017!

No Offence, Season 2 – Channel 4
04 January 2017

From the creator of Shameless, this comedy drama follows a police station in a rough part of Manchester.

Bitten, Season 3 – Syfy UK
05 January 2017 at 9:00 pm

New werewolf show starring Laura Vandervoort (Smallville, V) as Elena Michaels, the only female werewolf in existence. Canadian show, which airs on Space in Canada and SyFy in the US, and most recently on Syfy in the UK from the beginning

05 January 2017 at 9:00 pm

Another American police show. This time however, it is a comedy making fun of all the other American police shows.

05 January 2017 at 9:00 pm

Nicola Walker (Spooks) leads a strong cast in this cold-case murder mystery

05 January 2017 at 9:00 pm

More light hearted murder investigation in the Caribbean.

06 January 2017 at 10:00 pm

UK version of the US’s hugely popular Lip Sync Battle.

NCIS, Season 14 – FOX (UK)
06 January 2017 at 9:00 pm

Naval Criminal Investigative Service return as the veteran police procedural continues.

06 January 2017 at 9:00 pm

Robert Rodriguez’s From Dusk till Dawn movie gets a tv overhaul for his own ‘El Rey Network’ in the US, but is airing on Netflix internationally.

Taboo, Season 1 – BBC One
07 January 2017 at 9:00 pm

Eight-episode drama set in 1814 starring Tom Hardy as a son thought long dead, who returns home to London from Africa to inherit what is left of his father’s shipping empire. Executive produced by Hardy alongside Ridley Scott and Peaky Blinder’s Steven Knight. This will be one to watch!

07 January 2017 at 9:31 am

Set 16yrs after Vader loses his legs, and 5yrs before Luke whinges about not being able to pick up power converters at Tosche Station, Star Wars Rebels is a new CGI animated series from Lucasfilm about the formation of the Rebel Alliance.

08 January 2017 at 6:00 pm

A little known cartoon… Still going strong.

08 January 2017 at 9:00 pm

Western set after the United States Civil War show returns.

08 January 2017 at 8:00 pm

The adventures of young Inspector Morse return to our screens.

08 January 2017

Teen Wolf has FINALLY found a UK home on Netflix!

09 January 2017 at 9:30 pm

Joel McHale stars as Jack, a renowned adventure reporter for an outdoor magazine who must adapt to the times when he becomes the desk-bound boss to a group of millennials in the digital department of the publication.

10 January 2017 at 8:00 pm

US sitcom set in the 1980’s, based on a fictionalised version of the childhood of the writer, Adam F. Goldberg.

Blue Bloods, Season 7 – Sky Atlantic
11 January 2017 at 9:00 pm

The greatest moustache in the world returns for another outing.

Sneaky Pete, Season 1 – Amazon Prime
13 January 2017 at 8:00 am

Show about a con-man (Giovanni Ribisi) who steals the identity of his ex-cellmate as a way to avoid the wrath of a furious mob boss (Bryan Cranston).

The Whispers, Season 1 – Sky On Demand
13 January 2017

Children all over Washington DC appear to have adopted the same imaginary friend called ‘Drill’, who’s been persuading them to play dangerous games. The FBI calls in child specialist Claire Bennigan to try and figure out what’s going on.

Bull, Season 1 – FOX (UK)
13 January 2017 at 10:00 pm

Bull stars Michael Weatherly as Dr. Jason Bull in a drama inspired by the early career of ‘Dr. Phil’ McGraw.

Bob’s Burgers, Season 7 – Comedy Central
13 January 2017 at 10:00 pm

Animation about a family running a burger joint.

13 January 2017

Patrick Warburton stars as Lemony Snicket in Netflix’s adaptation of the Lemony Snicket novels, with Neil Patrick Harris playing Count Olaf.

Falling Water, Season 1 – Amazon Prime
15 January 2017

Supernatural drama where three strangers share the same dream.

Lucifer, Season 2b – Amazon Prime
17 January 2017

Tom Ellis stars in this DC adaptation as the Prince of Hell who moves to Los Angeles. Should return the day after the US on Amazon Prime.

18 January 2017 at 9:00 pm

Medical drama set in an overcrowded and understaffed ER in LA.

20 January 2017 at 9:00 pm

FBI cases consist of the weekly discovery of, well, bones, and only one person can help. Renewed in Feb 2016 for a 12 episode final season.

Frontier, Season 1 – Netflix
20 January 2017 at 8:00 am

Jason Momoa (Game Of Thrones, and DC’s new big screen Aquaman) stars in a adventure drama set around the late 18th century North American fur trade.

22 January 2017 at 8:00 pm

The popular historical medical drama returns to the BBC, with a Christmas Special on 25th Dec 2016, followed by series 6 early in the new year.

Homeland, Season 6 – Channel 4
22 January 2017 at 9:00 pm

Starring Claire Danes, the American remake of Israeli “Prisoners of War”. Returns to the US in January 2017, and shortly thereafter in the UK.

Air Crash Investigation, Season 16b – National Geographic
23 January 2017 at 9:00 pm

It’s a hard one to guess because National Geographic seems to number some of the seasons differently to its native Canada, and previous seasons have not aired consistently. There’s some confusion over the season numbering in the UK compared to the US and Canada.

24 January 2017 at 8:00 pm

Following the success of the BBC’s “Back in Time for Dinner” which saw a family’s home transformed, with each week representing a decade in the past, they’ve be decided to go even further back in time, right back to the turn of the century.

Fortunately for presenter Giles Coren who never seems to have anything pleasant to say about things outside the M25, the house and family are in London.

Fortitude, Season 2 – Sky Atlantic
26 January 2017 at 9:00 pm

A return to the slightly odd Arctic town for a 2nd season.

27 January 2017 at 8:00 am

Greg Berlanti’s rather darker take on Archie Comics.

27 January 2017 at 10:00 pm

Topical comedy show with Adam Hills, Alex Brooker and Josh Widdicombe.

27 January 2017

Christina Ricci stars as Zelda before she meets her future husband, the writer F Scott Fitzgerald

29 January 2017 at 9:00 pm

Marvel Universe series continues. Now with added Ghost Rider! Looks like they are planning to wait till the new year so they can remove the mid-season break this time around.

29 January 2017 at 10:00 pm

The clever lawyers are back on our television for a 6th season.

30 January 2017

Pirate drama from Michael Bay. First run is on Amazon, with second run on History.

31 January 2017 at 9:00 pm

From the guys behind Arrow, Grant Gustin dons the speedster outfit to take on the role of Barry Allen aka The Flash. Season will return apparently in January.

31 January 2017 at 8:00 pm

From the team behind Flash/Arrow comes Melissa Benoist as Supergirl, Kara Zor-El, cousin of Superman, who was sent away from Krypton and taken in by by the Danvers family where she hides her identity as Kara Danvers.

February 2017

No exact date/time – February 2017

NCIS in New Orleans, starring Quantum Leap and Enterprise’s Scott Bakula, American Gothic’s Lucas Black, C. C. H. Pounder from Warehouse 13, and Zoe McLellan (Dirty Sexy Money)

02 February 2017 at 9:00 pm

Stephen Amell returns as Green Arrow to try and not ‘fail this city’.

02 February 2017 at 8:00 pm

Arthur Darvill and Brandon Routh star in DC’s stab at creating a TV series not in support of their cinematic universe. A time traveller has to bring together forces of good and bad to fight some kind of a threat. In an interesting Prison Break reunification, Dominic Purcell and Wentworth Miller also star.

Scandal, Season 6 – Sky Living
02 February 2017 at 10:00 pm

American political thriller. First two seasons aired on More4, then moved to Sky Living from season 3.

03 February 2017 at 8:00 am

It may sound like a health show, but it’s actually a comedy-horror about realtor Sheila (Drew Barrymore) who becomes a zombie, and wants to eat everyone except her husband Joel (Timothy Olyphant)!

07 February 2017 at 10:00 pm

Pirate drama from Michael Bay. First run is on Amazon, with second run on History.

Roots, Season mini – BBC Four
08 February 2017 at 9:00 pm

New version of the 1977 mini-series about an African-American family’s trials from slavery to freedom.

08 February 2017 at 8:00 pm

Remake of the classic 80’s series. Lucas Till takes the Richard Dean Anderson role. Support comes in the form of ex-CSI George Eads and bald, male Pete Thornton has become a woman played by Sandrine Holt.

08 February 2017 at 9:00 pm

The excellent James Spader returns as Raymond ‘Red’ Reddington for a new season of Blacklisty goodness (or badness… yep, probably badness if Red is involved)… NOTE: Moved to Sky 1.

08 February 2017 at 9:00 pm

The Wizard of Oz: The Series. Picked up for 10 episodes by NBC.

Legion, Season 1 – FOX (UK)
09 February 2017 at 9:00 pm

Based on the Marvel X-Men character, the show tells the story of a diagnosed schizophrenic who discovers that it’s possible the voices he hears and visions he sees may not all be in his head.

11 February 2017 at 8:00 pm

A genius computer type, eccentric of course, and some other young geniuses team up to save the world weekly via computers. Robert Patrick is also present. Season 3 continues with episode 10.

Reign, Season 4 – Netflix
12 February 2017 at 8:00 am

With the surname “Queen of Scots”, it was apparent young Mary was destined for greatness. Airs as a mid-season replacement in the US, so should return to Netflix in the UK, early 2017.

Chicago Med, Season 2b – Universal Channel
12 February 2017 at 9:00 pm

Spin off from Chicago Fire – this one set in a hospital… which isn’t on fire… I hope… That wouldn’t be good… Started in Nov in the US, and coming to Universal in the UK in 2016.

Girls, Season 6 (final) – Sky Atlantic
13 February 2017 at 10:00 pm

Comedy staring Lena Dunham following a group of friends in their 20s as they navigate life in New York City. Coming to end after its 6th season in 2017.

13 February 2017 at 10:35 pm

‘The Daily Show with more prep time’ returns for a new, hilarious and genius season!

13 February 2017 at 9:00 pm

The US cable ratings monster returns for the 2nd half of 7th season.

14 February 2017 at 9:00 pm

The cop drama with fairy tales will return for a shorter final sixth season.

24: Legacy, Season 1 – FOX (UK)
15 February 2017 at 9:00 pm

A spinoff of sorts from the original series starring Kiefer Sutherland. This time round Corey Hawkins (The Walking Dead, Straight Outta Compton) stars as a Ranger (that’s US Army, not Park) returning home and being faced with a terrorist plot (and a ticking clock).

15 February 2017 at 9:00 pm

The long running medical show is still going.

15 February 2017 at 10:00 pm

Tea Leoni is the Secretary of State with a CIA background.

15 February 2017 at 10:00 pm

Australian mystery drama starring Elizabeth Debicki (The Great Gatsby) about a missing child.

SS-GB, Season Mini – BBC One
19 February 2017 at 9:00 pm

Set in the premise that Germany won the Battle of Britain, this adaptation of the Deighton novel follows an American journalist involved in a murder

19 February 2017 at 10:00 pm

The very long running crime drama returns to Universal.

20 February 2017 at 9:00 pm

The worst of American criminals continue to be dramatically showcased.

48 Hours, Season 28 – CBS Reality
20 February 2017 at 9:00 pm

True crime documentary/news magazine series.

Crashing, Season 1 – Sky Atlantic
21 February 2017 at 10:10 pm

Judd Apatow is back with a new comedy following a sweet but perpetually unlucky comedian as he crashes on the couches of some of New York’s top comics after his marriage falls apart.

21 February 2017 at 9:00 pm

Some students in New York discover that magic is real.

Billions, Season 2 – Sky Atlantic
21 February 2017 at 9:00 pm

Machiavellian politics & finance drama starring Damian Lewis as a brilliant but cut-throat hedge fund boss, and Paul Giamatti as a U.S. Attorney.

22 February 2017 at 9:00 pm

The term “modern-day retelling” doesn’t always fill me with delight, especially when coupled with the resurrection of a long-dead character. However, the forces behind this particular modern-day retelling with resurrection of title character are Kutzman and Orci – the geniuses behind Fringe, so in this case delight is in abundance! NOTE: CHANNEL CHANGE TO SYFY UK.

Click here to listen to our interview with the ladies of Sleepy Hollow!

22 February 2017 at 9:00 pm

Jim Caviezel and his handy billionaire return for the short (13 episodes) final season. NOTE: CHANNEL CHANGE TO 5USA.

23 February 2017 at 8:30 pm

Renewed to season 10, the costly comedy returns shortly after the U.S.

Helix, Season 2 – Spike
23 February 2017 at 11:00 pm

After a disappointing performance on Channel 5, it was dropped after 6 episodes and moved to 5*. The show was renewed for a 2nd season in the US, and has eventually been bought by Spike

High Maintenance, Season 1 – Sky Atlantic
23 February 2017 at 10:00 pm

HBO comedy about a weed delivery guy in NYC.

24 February 2017 at 9:00 pm

Lucky Man is the story of DI Harry Clayton (James Nesbitt), a cop from Central London’s notorious Murder Squad, who is given a charm that seems to confer upon the wearer the ability to control luck.

24 February 2017 at 8:00 pm

New Zealand detective drama series. It will also be on UKTV Play from Friday 17th February.

Patriot, Season 1 – Amazon Prime
24 February 2017

To prevent Iran from going nuclear, intelligence officer John Tavner (Michael Dorman) must forgo all safety nets and assume a perilous “non-official cover” – that of a mid-level employee at a Midwestern industrial piping firm.

26 February 2017 at 11:30 pm

The 89th Academy Awards. Preview from 11.30pm, with the Oscars live from 1.30am.

27 February 2017 at 9:00 pm

the second series didn’t seem to get the same plaudits as the first, but nevertheless a third series is going to be made.

Major Crimes, Season 5b – Universal Channel
27 February 2017 at 9:00 pm

Spinoff from The Closer, and performing well. Usually airs a couple of months after the US.

28 February 2017 at 8:30 pm

Sitcom about an upper-middle-class African-American family starring Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross.

Taken, Season 1 – Amazon Prime
28 February 2017

Special set of skills. Find you. Kill you. You know the drill. TV series based on the Liam Neeson films.

Catastrophe, Season 3 – Channel 4
28 February 2017 at 10:00 pm

Rob Delaney and Sharon Horgan’s critically acclaimed comedy returns for a new series.