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.

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

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.

March 2017

No exact date/time – March 2017

Modern day ‘It’s A Knockout’ with a nature theme returns for a new series.

Dark, Season 1 – Netflix
No exact date/time – March 2017

Children go missing across time, leading to the unearthing of a small town’s secrets. German drama

01 March 2017 at 8:30 pm

Chicago-based weight-loss sitcom. Cancelled after its 6th season.

The Middle, Season 8b – Comedy Central
01 March 2017 at 8:00 pm

originally paired with Modern Family on Sky1, the Middle has been on Comedy Central since season 5.

01 March 2017 at 9:00 pm

British sitcom about an all-inclusive hotel in Benidorm returns.

Imposters, Season 1 – Virgin Media On Demand
02 March 2017

A beautiful young woman is a clever con artist, who is being tracked down by former marks who have teamed up

02 March 2017 at 9:00 pm

Priyanka Chopra returns as Alex Parrish for a new season. Having been fired by the FBI, she’s now at the CIA. Opens with a double bill.

02 March 2017 at 9:00 pm

Prequel to the hugely popular Prime Suspect.

03 March 2017 at 9:00 pm

Another tv series based on a film, this time the Mel Gibson vehicle which spawned three sequels.

05 March 2017 at 7:00 pm

Robot Wars returns to BBC2 with all new updated bots battling it out to be Robot Wars Champion!

05 March 2017 at 8:00 pm

Top Gear returns, with Matt LeBlanc, Chris Harris and Rory Reid.

08 March 2017 at 8:00 pm

The more violent US version of Robot Wars comes to the UK. Bigger, badder, and way more destructive! Read our interview with BattleBots’ exec Tom Gutteridge.

08 March 2017

Once Upon A Time is back in the UK on Netflix

09 March 2017

Kiefer Sutherland returns to our screens as a US cabinet member that finds himself becoming president after all the people above him in the presidential line are killed.

Hand of God, Season 2 – Amazon Prime
10 March 2017

Ron Perlman (Sons of Anarchy) stars as a judge who believes God wants him to dispel a particular kind of justice.

10 March 2017 at 7:00 pm

Your weekly look at the best gadgets on the market.

Beaches, Season 1 – Lifetime
12 March 2017 at 9:00 pm

Show based on the classic 1980’s movie starring Idina Menzel & Nia Long.

Big Little Lies, Season 1 – Sky Atlantic
13 March 2017

Dark comedy-drama from David E. Kelley starring Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman & Shailene Woodley about conflicts, secrets, betrayals and murder in the tranquil seaside town of Monterey, California.

13 March 2017 at 10:00 pm

Sharlto Copley and Michelle Forbes star in this new show about a special police division that investigates super-power cases. 10th March in US, later in Europe. Commissioned by, and first airing on the Playstation Network, it’s now coming to regular (but not cable) TV on Spike.

14 March 2017 at 11:55 pm

The Vampire Diaries returns for it’s final season, at midnight… (someone needs to explain to ITV that just because a show has vampires in it, you don’t need to put it in the middle of the night…) ? For those watching on NETFLIX – Season 7 lands, 1st December 2016 on the streaming service.

Midnight Sun, Season 1 – Sky Atlantic
15 March 2017 at 10:00 pm

French-Swedish coproduction, high-concept and high-end Nordic noir series about a French police officer investing a murder in remote Swedish mining community.

16 March 2017 at 9:00 pm

The Beeb does Vikings, with Wessex the eponymous last kingdom standing up to the Norse invaders.

17 March 2017 at 8:01 am

Danny Rand fights relentlessly to regain everything he’s lost in Marvel’s Iron Fist.

Hap and Leonard, Season 2 – Amazon Prime
17 March 2017

Based on novels by cult author Joe Lansdale. Stars James Purefoy, Michael K. Williams and Christina Hendricks. 6 episode series airs on Sundance in the US and on Amazon Prime in the UK, with a 2nd airing on AMC UK, with season 1 starting on 7th March 2017 at 9pm.

19 March 2017 at 8:00 pm

DCI Vera and her sharp wit are back to solve North East England’s worst crimes

20 March 2017 at 9:00 pm

J Lo stars as an NYPD Detective forced to work with the FBI’s anti-corruption task force after they catch her in a sting.

The Catch, Season 2 – Sky Living
21 March 2017 at 10:00 pm

Drama from the stable of Shonda Rhimes (Scandal, Grey’s Anatomy, How to Get Away with Murder), about a fraud investigator who is poised to be the victim of a fraud by her fiancé.

21 March 2017

A martial arts warrior and a boy embark on a perilous journey.

Rogue, Season 4 – Amazon Prime
23 March 2017

Police drama television series starring Thandie Newton as Grace Travis, a San Jose police officer working undercover in Oakland to bring down Jimmy Laszlo’s (Marton Csokas) criminal enterprise.

24 March 2017 at 8:00 am

Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin star in this comedy about two women whose husbands (Martin Sheen and Sam Waterston) fall in love with each other.

24 March 2017 at 8:00 pm

New Zealand detective drama series.

26 March 2017 at 9:00 pm

With storylines seemingly rounded off at the end of series 3, BBC Two’s best performing ever programme returns for at least two more series, charting the work of AC-12. Will move to BBC One from series 4.

27 March 2017 at 10:00 pm

Musical drama series about a fictional hip hop music and entertainment company, Empire Enterprises. Stars Terrence Howard.

27 March 2017 at 7:30 pm

Baby Daddy means “the baby’s daddy”, and in this show the baby’s daddy has to look raise the baby by himself. Well, with his brother and his mother and some friends too.

Harlots, Season 1 – ITV Encore
27 March 2017 at 10:00 pm

Samantha Morton stars in this new drama about rival brothel owners in 18th Century London.

29 March 2017 at 9:00 pm

Spin-off from The Blacklist featuring Tom Keen & Susan ‘Scottie’ Hargrave.

29 March 2017 at 4:00 pm

Tim Allen sitcom. The first 3 seasons aired on Sky, but then was dropped. It’s now back, running from season 1 on E4.

30 March 2017 at 9:00 pm

Spin-off from ‘The Good Wife’, following Diane Lockhart to a new law firm.

30 March 2017 at 9:00 pm

Danish thriller with four adult children gathering to divide the matriarch’s estate.

Chicago Justice, Season 1 – Universal Channel
30 March 2017 at 9:00 pm

4th Chicago show, this time covering the legal system of the windy city.

Minority Report, Season 1 – Amazon Video
31 March 2017

Based on the Tom Cruise film, this new series follows a pre-cog who teams up with a detective to punish criminals before they commit crimes. Only lasted 1 season, but it’s available to buy on Amazon Video (not Prime) for the curious!

31 March 2017 at 8:00 pm

New british comedy about a boy geek who develops an app that makes his family rich, from the makers of Trollied
and Cuckoo. Van Der Beek (Dawson’s Creek) stars.

31 March 2017 at 8:00 am

Follows the story of a teenager who comes home to find a box of cassette tapes recorded by his classmate, and crush, who committed suicide, containing stories of the thirteen reasons why she decided to end her life.

April 2017

Outcast, Season 2 – FOX (UK)
03 April 2017 at 10:15 pm

Based on the Skybound/Image comic title by creator Robert Kirkman (The Walking Dead) and artist Paul Azaceta, follows Kyle Barnes, a young man who has been plagued by demonic possession all his life. Now, with the help of the Reverend Anderson, a preacher with personal demons of his own, Kyle embarks on a journey to find answers and regain the normal life he lost. But what Kyle discovers could change his fate — and the fate of the world — forever.

Saving Hope, Season 5 (final) – Sony Entertainment Television
04 April 2017 at 9:00 pm

Stargate’s Michael Shanks (husband of Continuum’s Lexa Doig) , and Smallville’s Erica Durance star in this Canadian hospital drama where a doctor becomes a patient. Seasons 1 & 2 aired on Watch who subsequently dropped the programme due to low ratings. Now airs on Sony.

05 April 2017 at 9:00 pm

Not a low-budget remake of The 4400, but a drama about a small group of youths sent back to an Earth destroyed by a nuclear war – 100 of them. The US air it as a midseason replacement which puts it in early 2017.

iZombie, Season 3 – Netflix
05 April 2017

New series from the creators of Veronica Mars about a girl who solves crimes by eating the brains of the dead victims… because she’s a zombie.

05 April 2017 at 9:00 pm

Comedy about a middle-aged King going through a mid-life crisis. From the pens of Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais

06 April 2017 at 10:00 pm

Michael Winterbottom brings the BAFTA Award-nominated ‘The Trip’ series to Sky Atlantic, reuniting Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon on a culinary coast-to-coast odyssey.

07 April 2017 at 8:00 am

Fame for Generation Y. A musical drama set in New York.

10 April 2017 at 9:00 pm

New limited series bringing back many of the original characters.

Bates Motel, Season 5 (Final) – Universal Channel
11 April 2017 at 9:00 pm

Yet another US show with a British lead, this time the young boy from Spiderwick. Taking its inspiration from Hitchcock’s Psycho, it is being brought to us Brits courtesy of Universal.

11 April 2017 at 8:00 am

Spin off from the awesome Breaking Bad, starring Bob Odenkirk reprising his role as lawyer Saul Goodman. Airing on Netflix UK just hours after the US.

Guerrilla, Season 1 – Sky Atlantic
13 April 2017 at 9:00 pm

Co-production between Sky Atlantic and Showtime starring Idris Elba about a radical underground cell in 1970s London. All episodes will be binge-watchable from the 13th April via Sky On Demand.

Baskets, Season 1 – FOX (UK)
13 April 2017 at 10:30 pm

Zach Galifianakis plays twin brother Chip and Dale Baskets. Chip dreams of becoming a professional clown, but after failing clown school in Paris, he ends up back in his hometown of Bakersfield, California.

Blindspot, Season 2b – Sky Living
13 April 2017 at 9:00 pm

Sullivan Stapleton stars in this crime drama centring on a woman with tattoos of crimes needing to be solved.

13 April 2017 at 10:00 pm

Seth McFarlane’s cartoon about the Smith family.

Bucket, Season 1 – BBC Four
13 April 2017 at 10:00 pm

Mother and daughter go on the trail of the former’s bucket list in this new Beeb comedy

14 April 2017 at 8:00 am

One man. Three bots. And a vault of B movies just begging to be riffed. Welcome to an all-new era of MST3K.

15 April 2017 at 7:00 pm

The ever popular talent show returns.

15 April 2017 at 7:20 pm

Peter Capaldi and Steven Moffat are leaving this year – Moffat’s final episode will be the 2017 Christmas Special, with Torchwood & Broadchurch writer Chris Chibnall taking over in 2018 for series 11 with THE 13TH DOCTOR.

Vikings, Season 4 – History
18 April 2017 at 10:00 pm

Historical drama from US channel History, first UK run courtesy of Amazon Prime, then airing on the History Channel UK.

The Son, Season 1 – AMC Global
18 April 2017 at 9:00 pm

Former Bond, Pierce Brosnan, stars in this slow-burning western

Veep, Season 6 – Sky Atlantic
18 April 2017 at 10:10 pm

Julia Louis-Dreyfus returns as Selina Meyer in Armando Iannucci’s fantastic comedy.

Mr. Robot, Season 2 – Universal Channel
19 April 2017 at 9:00 pm

Stars Rami Malek (Ahkmenrah in Night at the Museum, The Pacific) as young hacker and security technician Elliot Alderson and Christian Slater as Mr. Robot, a digital anarchist who recruits him to his hacker group. Premieres on Amazon in the UK (Season 3 due in October 2017), with linear broadcast on Universal channel.

19 April 2017 at 8:00 am

PLL may have vanished from normal TV, but all seasons are now on Netflix with new episodes airing less than 24hrs after the US.

20 April 2017 at 8:30 pm

Kevin James stars as retired police officer Kevin in new sitcom.

20 April 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.

20 April 2017 at 9:00 pm

A teenage psychopath falls in love for the first time in this new C4 drama

20 April 2017 at 9:30 pm

Who’s that (new) girl? It’s that Zooey Deschanel (you know, the one whose sister is in Bones!)

21 April 2017 at 9:00 pm

Paul and Ian are back with ten more episodes of the popular comedy panel show.

Bosch, Season 3 – Amazon Prime
21 April 2017

Bosch follows the eponymous detective from Michael Connolly’s books.

21 April 2017 at 8:00 am

Bill Nye The Science Guy explore a wide range of topics with celebrity guests.

Girlboss, Season 1 – Netflix
21 April 2017 at 8:00 am

Story of a girl and the rise of her multi-million dollar fashion empire.

21 April 2017 at 9:00 pm

It’s LA Law, sort of, in this new spinoff from the juggernaut franchise

21 April 2017 at 9:30 pm

The BBC does French period drama

23 April 2017 at 9:00 pm

A priest, who also happens to be a retired Scots Guard, teams up with a policeman in 1950s Cambridgeshire.

Genius, Season Mini – National Geographic
23 April 2017 at 9:00 pm

Story of how Albert became Einstein, starring Geoffrey Rush.

23 April 2017 at 8:00 pm

1930’s drama starring Keeley Hawes about a family that moves from Bournemouth to the Greek island of Corfu.

Silicon Valley, Season 4 – Sky Atlantic
24 April 2017 at 10:10 pm

Described as ‘Entourage for Geeks’, and is the best half hour comedy on tv right now.

Nashville, Season 5 – Sky Living
28 April 2017 at 9:00 pm

American musical drama starring Connie Britton (Friday Night Lights, Spin City) and Hayden Panettiere (Heroes). Season 4 moves from More4 to Sky Living.

28 April 2017

Based on the acclaimed indie film, the series satirises “post-racial” America as students of colour navigate a predominantly white Ivy League college.

30 April 2017 at 11:00 pm

Romantic comedy with some darker tones from the makers of ‘Weeds’ and ‘Orange Is the New Black’.

May 2017

No exact date/time – May 2017

Martin Shaw returns a final time to investigate crime in the North East of England.

American Gods, Season 1 – Amazon Prime
01 May 2017

Norse Gods are living in America and not an almighty Johnson in sight. Based on the Neil Gaiman novel.

Lucifer, Season 2c – Amazon Prime
02 May 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.

03 May 2017 at 10:00 pm

Reality series which sees William Shatner, Henry Winkler, George Foreman and Terry Bradshaw backpack through Asia with comedian Jeff Dye to check items off their bucket lists.

Sense8, Season 2 – Netflix
05 May 2017 at 8:00 am

New sci-fi show from The Wachowskis (Matrix, V for Vendetta) and J. Michael Straczynski (Babylon 5) about 8 people around the globe who find themselves telepathically connected. Renewed for season 2, which will arrive 5th May 2017.

05 May 2017 at 9:00 pm

Set in 1619 in the early days of the first British settlers in America, Jamestown tells the story of a group of young women as they leave the Old World and their old lives behind them.

Hinterland, Season 3 – BBC Four
06 May 2017 at 9:00 pm

New detective series set on the Welsh coast. As with the first series, it’ll likely premiere in three stages, firstly in Wales on S4C (13th September 2015) and then on BBC Wales as Y Gwyll in Welsh. The English-language version will be broadcast on BBC Four to all four parts of the country later.

07 May 2017

Available in one go on the streaming service. Usually lands on Netflix UK in May. Also now airing from Season 6 on Viceland, from Monday, 27 March 2017.

Loaded, Season 1 – Channel 4
08 May 2017 at 10:00 pm

Comedy/drama about 4 friends who become multi-millionaires after selling their games company. Stars Jim Howick, Samuel Anderson, Jonny Sweet, Nick Helm.

09 May 2017 at 9:00 pm

Comedy drama about a pathologist in Florida.

I Love Dick, Season 1 – Amazon Prime
12 May 2017

Kevin Bacon stars as Dick, who he taunts the imaginations of Chris (Kathryn Hahn) and Sylvere (Griffin Dunne), and upends their preconceptions about love and monogamy.

12 May 2017 at 8:00 am

After traveling abroad, Dev (Aziz Ansari) returns to New York to take on challenges in his personal and family life, a new career opportunity, and a complex, developing relationship with someone very meaningful to him.

15 May 2017 at 10:00 pm

Not content with hosting everything on BBC2, Dara O’Briain has expanded to Dave, to bring us Dara O’Briain’s Go 8 Bit, a game-show based on classic video games! It’s now followed by a companion show ‘Go 8 Bit: DLC’ straight afterwards.

19 May 2017 at 8:00 am

A woman escapes from a cult and tries to lead a normal life.

19 May 2017 at 8:30 pm

Sitcom by Steve Delaney and Graham Linehan about a ‘show business legend’ (or possibly a self important, elderly, out of work actor…)

19 May 2017 at 10:00 pm

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

Twin Peaks, Season 3 – Sky Atlantic
22 May 2017 at 2:00 am

The classic 90’s show returns as a limited series, with both Mark Frost and David Lynch behind the scenes. Simulcast with the US, then repeated Tuesday 23 May at 9pm.

22 May 2017

Premiering on AMC Global in the UK, but seeing as only about 6 people have that channel, we’re tracking the Amazon Prime uk air date too. All 6 episodes of the show will drop at the same time. It is now available to BUY on Amazon Video if you can’t wait.

23 May 2017 at 9:00 pm

New spin-off in the Criminal Minds franchise starring Gary Sinise and Anna Gunn about a division of the FBI that helps American people in trouble abroad.

23 May 2017 at 9:00 pm

Prisoner Cell Block H remake is back for a new season.

24 May 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.

Casual, Season 3 – Amazon Prime
24 May 2017

A brother and a sister raise a teenager, while helping each other out with dating.

26 May 2017

New drama from the makers of Damages, starring Kyle Chandler and Linda Cardellini. Renewed for a 10 episode final season.

26 May 2017 at 9:00 pm

Follows the plot of the film to begin with – Time travel, deadly virus etc… Season 3 is airing over 3 consecutive days, starting on the 26th May.

28 May 2017 at 8:00 pm

Hospital drama set during the American civil war. Will be available via UKTV Play on demand from the 21st May.

28 May 2017 at 9:00 pm

Based on Margaret Atwood’s dystopian novel about a near-future USA under the grip of a totalitarian theocracy… Stars Elisabeth Moss, Joseph Fiennes, Yvonne Strahovski and Alexis Bledel. Apparently HAS been bought, or is close to a deal with a UK provider, but they’re aren’t ready to announce yet.

30 May 2017 at 8:00 am

Kevin Spacey’s tour de force as Francis J. Underwood continues, with more 2-faced backstabbing and political intrigue.

30 May 2017 at 8:00 pm

Marcus Brigstocke and his best mate, gadget-obsessed actor, broadcaster and 2016 Celebrity Masterchef winner Alexis Conran, rove the UK, pitting themselves against each other as they tackle classic scenarios, hobbies and games from opposite ends of the spectrum, and put the world’s top gadgets to the test.

Fargo, Season 3 – Channel 4
31 May 2017 at 10:00 pm

Inspired by the Coen brothers 1996 film of the same name, this time with Ewan McGregor x 2!

Animal Kingdom, Season 2 – Amazon Prime
31 May 2017

Ellen Barkin stars as Janine ‘Smurf’ Cody, matriarch of a crime family. Inspired by the David Michôd movie of the same name.

June 2017

Kingdom, Season 3 – Virgin Media On Demand
01 June 2017

A disjointed family runs a gym in California.

Cardinal, Season 1 – BBC Four
03 June 2017 at 9:00 pm

Canadian drama which follows Detective John Cardinal (Billy Campbell, The Killing) and Lise Delorme (Karine Vanasse, Revenge) as they join forces to hunt down a killer in a small Northern Ontario town.

04 June 2017 at 9:00 pm

10-hour event series that examines the dangerous aftermath of two racially charged shootings in a small Southern town, providing an explosive autopsy of the US criminal justice system.

04 June 2017 at 9:00 pm

I want a show called Fake Housewives In Wonderland…

05 June 2017 at 2:00 am

Companion show to the main Walking Dead series, this time set in LA. Airs on AMC Global, which is on a multi-year carriage deal with BT… You can get it with the BT Sports package on BT TV or Sky (around £7.50 a month with BT Broadband/£22 a month without… HD cost extra.) It will also be streamed onto Amazon Prime (and released on DVD/BD) if you’re happy to wait a little while! Season 3 is being simulcast with the US, and then repeated at 9pm.

Ransom, Season 1 – Universal Channel
05 June 2017 at 9:00 pm

Drama from The Man in the High Castle’s Frank Spotnitz, starring Luke Roberts (Black Sails, Game of Thrones) as a crisis and hostage negotiator.

06 June 2017 at 9:00 pm

Real Housewives… In Beverly Hills? I’m sure that’s an oxymoron…

06 June 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.

09 June 2017 at 8:00 am

Brilliant Netflix Original drama about a socialite who ends up incarcerated in a women’s prison. For those without Netflix, Orange Is the New Black will be coming to the Sony Channel from Season 1 on Wednesday 19th April 2017 at 9pm.

Royal Pains, Season 8 (Final) – Universal Channel
10 June 2017 at 5:00 pm

Hank is a doctor in the wealthy Hamptons somewhat forced to help less wealthy patients.

Poldark, Season 3 – BBC One
11 June 2017 at 9:00 pm

An army officer returns from fighting nationalist rebels in the colonies only to find his former Cornish life in disarray. Aidan Turner (Being Human) stars.

11 June 2017

A fourth series of the cloning drama, and although the first three seasons came to BBC Three, it appears that it has now been bought by Netflix instead.

11 June 2017 at 9:00 pm

A murder mystery set on the shores of Loch Ness. (And it’s pronounced Loch as in Bach, not “lock”)

12 June 2017 at 8:00 pm

A crew wakes up aboard a spaceship and has to work out why they are there.

12 June 2017 at 10:00 pm

Animated character Zorn returns to earth after 10 years away at war on his home world of Zephyria to re-connect with his live-action ex-wife and son. From Wilfred staff writers Eli Jorne & Reed Agnew, and Phil Lord & Chris Miller (Lego Movie, Cloudy With A Chance Of Meatballs).

12 June 2017 at 10:00 pm

Cold war spy espionage drama set in the 1980s. First two seasons aired on ITV, with seasons three and four on ITV Encore. Renewed for a 5th & final 6th season in the US. Season 5 confirmed as coming late Spring/early Summer.

12 June 2017 at 9:00 pm

A solicitor defending a man accused of murdering a young girl comes up against the police, Mi5 and Mi6 who don’t seem to want her getting to the truth

13 June 2017 at 10:00 pm

Legendary Old West lawman Wyatt Earp’s great-granddaughter Wynonna (Melanie Scrofano – Damien) drags herself back to her home town, only to find it overrun with the ghosts of the assorted criminals and creeps dispatched by her great-granddaddy.

Riviera, Season 1 – Sky Atlantic
15 June 2017 at 9:00 pm

Drama from Neil Jordan starring Julia Stiles as a woman drawn into the criminal underworld after her billionaire husband is murdered, and she discovers his life was not all it seemed…

15 June 2017

The story of Teresa Mendoza, a woman who is forced to run and seek refuge in America after her drug-dealing boyfriend is unexpectedly murdered in Mexico.

16 June 2017

Ashton Kutcher, Danny Masterson, Sam Elliott and Debra Winger star in this series set on, you guessed it, a ranch. In Colorado.

Baskets, Season 2 – FOX (UK)
18 June 2017 at 10:00 pm

Zach Galifianakis plays twin brother Chip and Dale Baskets. Chip dreams of becoming a professional clown, but after failing clown school in Paris, he ends up back in his hometown of Bakersfield, California.

19 June 2017

Revolutionary War-era drama based on the Alexander Rose novel ‘Washington’s Spies’. Due back in spring.

19 June 2017 at 9:00 pm

Rising like a phoenix from the flames of BBC cancellation, Ripper Street will return, premiering on Amazon Prime Instant Video, then air on the BBC afterwards. Ending with its 5th season.

Chance, Season 1 – Universal Channel
20 June 2017 at 9:00 pm

Hugh Laurie is a clever psychiatrist who also has to juggle a complicated personal life, that of one of his patients and of course some past secrets.

Archer, Season 8 – Netflix
22 June 2017

More espionage fun with everybody’s favourite animated spy.

23 June 2017 at 9:00 pm

The Crystal Maze returns for a full series with Richard Ayoade as host.

25 June 2017

American medical drama about the night shift of an ER at San Antonio Medical Center. Now premiering on Netflix.

Power, Season 4 – Netflix
26 June 2017

Rapper 50 Cent (about 30p) exec produces (and occasionally pops up on screen) in this series about a drug lord who runs a nightclub starring Omari Hardwick.

Preacher, Season 2 – Amazon Prime
26 June 2017

Jesse Custer is a preacher from a small Texas town who just happens to be possessed with Genesis, a half angel, half demon entity. Stars Dominic Cooper (aka Howard Stark & Ian Fleming), and produced by Evan Goldberg & Seth Rogen.

29 June 2017 at 9:00 pm

The time-travel historical romantic drama from the makers of Spartacus and Battlestar Galactica comes to normal TV.

30 June 2017 at 9:00 pm

Back to the Dog and Dart for one final special episode.

Gypsy, Season 1 – Netflix
30 June 2017

A 10 part psychological thriller which follows Jean Halloway (Naomi Watts), a Manhattan therapist with a seemingly picturesque life who begins to develop intimate and illicit relationships with the people in her patients’ lives.

30 June 2017

A Miami woman is artificially and accidentally inseminated. Dropped by E4, but rescued by Netflix.

July 2017

Dead of Summer, Season 1 – Sky On Demand / NOW TV
01 July 2017

Supernatural horror series, cancelled after 1 season.

04 July 2017 at 10:00 pm

Nothing to do with last night’s kebab, this drama follows a small community after 100 people disappear. From Damon Lindelof (Lost, Once Upon a Time, Star Trek Into Darkness) and Tom Perrotta (writer of The Leftovers novel). Season 1 & 2 are being dropped onto Sky On Demand/NOW TV from 1st June 2017.

Killjoys, Season 3 – Syfy UK
04 July 2017 at 9:00 pm

From producers of Orphan Black, about a trio of intergalactic bounty hunters!

05 July 2017 at 9:00 pm

Josh Holloway is an FBI agent in a Los Angeles run by aliens, while is family is torn between collaboration and resistance. This Vichy pastiche also stars Prison Break/Walking Dead’s Sarah Wayne Callies.

06 July 2017 at 9:00 pm

The BBC’s fascinating genealogy show returns.

06 July 2017 at 9:00 pm

Police orientated Chicago Fire spinoff.

Dicte, Season 2 – More4
07 July 2017 at 9:00 pm

A crime reporter gets divorced then returns to her hometown of Aarhus in Denmark

Zoo, Season 3 – Sky1
07 July 2017 at 9:00 pm

Animals become smarter and start making a series of planned attacks on humans in this new series from James Patterson.

09 July 2017 at 9:00 pm

Eastender Grant Mitchell has reinvented himself as an extremely popular investigative journalist and his series, which visits some of the world’s roughest spots.

Chicago Fire, Season 5 – Sky Living
11 July 2017 at 9:00 pm

The firefighters and medics of Engine 51 are back in the UK courtesy of Sky Living.

13 July 2017 at 9:00 pm

American legal drama about a group of law students, and their professor, Annalise DeWitt (Viola Davis), who become entangled in a murder plot. Dropped by Universal Channel UK, so looking for a new home.

Suits, Season 7 – Netflix
13 July 2017

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

14 July 2017

A group of friends from Harvard played by Cobie Smulders, Keegan-Michael Key, Fred Savage, Annie Parisse, Nat Faxon and Jae Suh Park star as a group of ex-Harvard college buddies meeting up again in their 40s.

Game Of Thrones, Season 7 – Sky Atlantic
17 July 2017 at 2:00 am

From season 6 onwards, the tv series is ahead of the published books. The premiere will also be aired at 2am, earlier the same day, at the same time as the US. Seasons 7 and 8 will have fewer episodes.

Bull, Season 1 – 5USA
18 July 2017 at 9:00 pm

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

Shooter, Season 2 – Netflix
19 July 2017

Ryan Phillippe stars in a TV series based on the Marky Mark Wahlberg film (which in turn was based on a book).

Ozark, Season 1 – Netflix
21 July 2017

Drama starring Jason Bateman as a money launderer who uproots his family to Missouri Ozarks when a deal with a Mexican drug cartel goes awry.

27 July 2017 at 9:00 pm

Witches, vampires, werewolves, Angels and that sort of thing in this new series from the True Blood author.

27 July 2017 at 9:00 pm

New Zealand drama series about the investigation into the disappearance of a pregnant child. Slated to begin on the BBC in summer

Ballers, Season 3 – Sky Atlantic
27 July 2017 at 10:00 pm

The Rock brings his unique combination of charm and muscle to the small screen in this comedy about a retired sportsman.

The Last Tycoon, Season 1 – Amazon Prime
28 July 2017

From F. Scott Fitzgerald’s last work, The Last Tycoon follows Monroe Stahr, Hollywood’s Golden Boy as he battles father figure and boss Pat Brady for the soul of their studio. Stars Matt Bomer, Kelsey Grammer, and Lily Collins.

30 July 2017

A mad scientist takes his grandson on wacky adventures in this hugely popular cartoon.