UK Air Dates Archive 2020

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January 2020

Dracula, Season 1 – BBC One
01 January 2020 at 9:00 pm

A new version of the classic Dracula from Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss.

01 January 2020 at 6:55 pm

Torchwood & Broadchurch writer Chris Chibnall returns with Jodie Whittaker as The 13th Doctor.

Messiah, Season 1 – Netflix
01 January 2020

US tv series about the modern-day return of the Messiah.

The Deuce, Season 3 – Sky Atlantic
02 January 2020 at 10:00 pm

Drama about the legalisation and subsequent rise of the porn industry in New York’s Times Square in the 70s & 80s, from the creators of ‘The Wire’.

Doom Patrol, Season 1 – StarzPlay
02 January 2020

What happens when a band of super-powered freaks come together to fight for a world that wants nothing to do with them?

Chicago Fire, Season 8 – Sky Witness
03 January 2020 at 9:00 pm

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

NCIS, Season 17 – FOX (UK)
03 January 2020 at 9:00 pm

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

03 January 2020

James May stars in Amazon’s new travel series.

Chicago PD, Season 7 – Sky Witness
03 January 2020 at 10:00 pm

Police orientated Chicago Fire spinoff.

Chicago Med, Season 5 – Sky Witness
03 January 2020 at 8:00 pm

A spin-off from Chicago Fire – this one set in a hospital… which isn’t on fire… I hope… That wouldn’t be good…

05 January 2020 at 8:00 pm

The popular historical medical drama returns to the BBC.

06 January 2020 at 2:15 pm

Mark Williams stars as the crime solving priest.

06 January 2020

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.

07 January 2020 at 9:00 pm

Forensic pathologists help police solve murders in Manchester.

07 January 2020 at 10:00 pm

Comedy series created by Pamela Adlon. Stars Adlon as Sam Fox, an L.A. based actress and single mother to 3 daughters trying to juggle life, mothering, and getting her big break.

07 January 2020 at 9:00 pm

A fast-paced thriller set in the world of counterintelligence starring Jennifer Carpenter and Morris Chestnut. Cancelled after 1 Season.

Jett, Season 1 – Sky One
07 January 2020 at 10:00 pm

Action crime drama starring Carla Gugino.

08 January 2020 at 9:00 pm

Drama about the lives of a SEAL team starring David Boreanaz.

08 January 2020 at 10:00 pm

Show which follows the Lagina brothers, Rick and Marty, as they embark on a 220-year-old treasure hunt.

08 January 2020 at 2:00 am

Marvel superhero drama about 6 diverse teenagers who can barely stand one another, but who must unite against a common foe… their parents. Created by Brian K. Vaughan and Adrian Alphona.

09 January 2020 at 9:00 pm

Sky’s sporting comedy quiz returns.

09 January 2020 at 9:00 pm

More light-hearted murder investigation in the Caribbean.

Treadstone, Season 1 – Amazon Prime
10 January 2020

Drama tv spin-off from the Jason Bourne franchise.

10 January 2020

Fantasy sitcom about Eleanor (Kristen Bell), who is killed and ends up in the afterlife. Her facilitator Micheal (Ted Danson) tells her she is in ‘the good place’ due to her good deeds… Except, she hasn’t done those good deeds… It’s an admin error… Can she hide her past and manage to stay, or will she get sent to ‘the bad place’?

10 January 2020 at 10:00 pm

A new scripted comedy set in the mind of Karl Pilkington…

10 January 2020 at 9:00 pm

New 4-part drama starring David Tennant & Cush Jumbo which follows two families in the aftermath of a horrific crime.

Titans, Season 2 – Netflix
10 January 2020

Another comic book series from Greg Berlanti. This one based around the Dick Grayson led team of ‘Titans’.

10 January 2020

RuPaul stars as Ruby Red, a bigger than life but down on her luck drag queen who travels across America from club to club in a rundown 1990’s van.

10 January 2020 at 9:00 pm

A priest, who also happens to be a retired Scots Guard, teams up with a policeman in 1950s Cambridgeshire. Renewed for season 4… BUT it’ll be the final season with James Norton in the lead role.

12 January 2020 at 8:00 pm

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

The New Pope, Season 1 – Sky Atlantic
12 January 2020 at 10:00 pm

Follow-up to the hugely popular ‘The Young Pope’.

Air Crash Investigation, Season 19 – National Geographic
13 January 2020 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.

The Outsider, Season Mini – Sky Atlantic
13 January 2020 at 9:00 pm

Based on the novel of the same name by Stephen King.

13 January 2020 at 9:00 pm

Canadian tv cop show set in the 1890’s following William Murdoch as he solves crime in Toronto using cutting edge (for 1890!) forensic science.

13 January 2020 at 9:00 pm

Five friends in their 50s, return to our screens as we revisit the groundbreaking comedy from the turn of the century.

13 January 2020 at 8:30 pm

America Ferrera (Ugly Betty) and Ben Feldman (Mad Men) star in a workplace comedy about a unique family of employees at a supersized megastore. Best guess is early 2020 for Season 5, but nothing confirmed yet.

15 January 2020 at 9:00 pm

Michael Sheen & David Tennant star in this adaptation of Terry Pratchett & Neil Gaiman’s ‘Good Omens’, from Amazon and the BBC. Due in “the first half” of 2019 according to Gaiman.

15 January 2020

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.

The Rookie, Season 2 – Sky Witness
16 January 2020 at 9:00 pm

Nathan Fillion stars as the oldest rookie in the LAPD.

16 January 2020 at 10:00 pm

Russell Howard returns to Sky One.

17 January 2020 at 8:30 pm

America’s biggest comedy returns.

17 January 2020 at 8:00 pm

A little known cartoon… Still going strong.

17 January 2020

An anthology series from Kumail Nanjiani, which go beyond the headlines to look at the funny, romantic, heartfelt, inspiring and unexpected lives of immigrants in America.

COBRA, Season 1 – Sky One
17 January 2020 at 9:00 pm

Robert Carlyle and Victoria Hamilton star in a new drama ‘COBRA’ for Sky One this Autumn which asks the question “what happens in the corridors of power during a time of national emergency?”

17 January 2020

Coming-of-awkward-age dramedy starring Gillian Anderson & Asa Butterfield.

17 January 2020

Genndy Tartakovsky’s stunning and epic series which follows the adventures of a caveman at the dawn of evolution and a T-Rex on the brink of extinction.

19 January 2020

The long-running sitcom about a group of misfit friends returns.

Yellowstone, Season 1 – Paramount Network
20 January 2020 at 9:00 pm

Kevin Costner stars as Josh Dutton, who owns the largest contiguous ranch in the United States whose borders are under constant attack by land developers, an Indian reservation, and America’s first National Park, Yellowstone.

21 January 2020 at 8:00 pm

Which county in the whole of Britain has by far the highest murder rate? Answer – the English county of Midsomer of course! Barnaby’s cousin continues to investigate grisly deaths in quaint locales.

21 January 2020 at 9:00 pm

A spin-off from Murdoch Mysteries, which sees Frankie Drake, the first female private detective, solving crime in 1920s Toronto.

Avenue 5, Season 1 – Sky One
22 January 2020 at 10:00 pm

Space comedy from the genius that is ‘Veep’ & ‘Thick Of It’ creator Armando Iannucci starring Hugh Laurie.

23 January 2020

Greg Berlanti’s rather darker take on Archie Comics returns!

23 January 2020

A new show from ‘Sanctuary’ creator, Damian Kindler, based on the IDW comic book series by Steve Niles.

24 January 2020

‘Sabrina The Teenage Witch’ reboot based on the ‘Chilling Adventures Of Sabrina’ comic book.

Bob’s Burgers, Season 10 – Comedy Central
24 January 2020 at 10:00 pm

Animation about a family running a burger joint.

24 January 2020

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

24 January 2020

Star Trek: The Next Generation’s Jean-Luc Picard returns for more adventures.

Shrill, Season 2 – BBC Three
25 January 2020

A comedy series starring Aidy Bryant (‘Saturday Night Live’) as Annie, a fat young woman who wants to change her life – but not her body.

26 January 2020 at 8:00 pm

Top Gear returns, with Chris Harris, Paddy McGuinness and Freddie Flintoff.

27 January 2020 at 9:00 pm

Workplace anthology comedy series set in heaven starring Daniel Radcliffe & Steve Buscemi.

AP Bio, Season 1 – Sky Comedy
27 January 2020 at 9:30 pm

Comedy about a disgraced Harvard philosophy scholar Jack Griffin (Glenn Howerton) who loses out on his dream job to his rival Miles Leonard (Tom Bennett), and is forced to return to Toledo, Ohio and work as a high-school Advanced Placement Biology teacher.

28 January 2020 at 11:50 pm

The US chat show with the UK host will be coming to Sky On Demand & Now TV.

28 January 2020 at 9:00 pm

Larry David’s ground-breaking comedy show returns.

28 January 2020 at 10:50 pm

Late night chat and comedy. Was airing on E! in the UK, but they have since dropped it.

28 January 2020 at 9:35 pm

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

30 January 2020

Adaptation of the Harlan Coben novel starring Richard Armitage.

31 January 2020

Will Arnett’s voice stars in this sitcom where humans and animals live side by side.

February 2020

01 February 2020 at 7:29 am

New Star Wars animated series from ‘Star Wars Rebels’ creator Dave Filoni set prior to ‘The Force Awakens’.

Snowfall, Season 3 – BBC Two
01 February 2020 at 10:30 pm

First TV drama from ‘Boyz n the Hood’ director John Singleton, about the 80’s cocaine epidemic in NYC.

02 February 2020 at 9:00 pm

The long-running US comedy series finally has a UK home.

03 February 2020 at 2:15 pm

A comedy-drama mystery television series set in Stratford-upon-Avon.

03 February 2020 at 10:00 pm

6-part crime drama set in Baghdad in the early 2000s, based on the novel by Elliott Colla from BAFTA-nominated writer Stephen Butchard.

04 February 2020 at 9:00 pm

Medical Drama From House’s David Shore starring Bates Motel’s Freddie Highmore about a young surgeon with autism and savant syndrome.

04 February 2020 at 9:00 pm

A sequel to the original hit drama which follows a group of lesbians and their friends, connections, family, and lovers in LA.

05 February 2020 at 9:00 pm

Comedy series starring John Goodman, Adam DeVine and Danny McBride, which tells the story of a world-famous televangelist family with a long tradition of deviance, greed and charitable work.

06 February 2020

Series follows James (Jimmi Simpson), a young grifter, as he attempts to prey upon Pastor Byron Brown (Sir Ben Kingsley), who turns out to be far more dangerous than he suspects.

07 February 2020

A comedy set in a video game development studio from Charlie Day & Rob McElhenney, the people behind ‘It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia’.

07 February 2020

The horror/fantasy series revolves around 3 siblings who, after the gruesome murder of their father, move to their ancestral home in Maine only to find the house has magical keys that give them a vast array of powers.

08 February 2020

Syfy series based loosely on the Van Helsing character, with a female descendant in America hunting vampires.

09 February 2020 at 8:00 pm

The adventures of young Inspector Morse return to our screens.

10 February 2020 at 9:00 pm

The worst of American criminals continue to be dramatically showcased.

10 February 2020 at 1:00 am

The Academy Awards. Preview from midnight on Saturday night/Sunday morning.

The End, Season 1 – Sky Atlantic
10 February 2020 at 10:00 pm

Three generations of a family with separate but intersecting obsessions – trying to figure out how to die with dignity, live with none and make it count.

12 February 2020 at 9:40 pm

Abby is a 45-year-old self-identified fat, queer dyke whose misfortune and despair unexpectedly lead her to a vibrantly transformative relationship.

13 February 2020

Netflix-produced drama about drug cartels in South America.

Hunted, Season 5 – Channel 4
13 February 2020 at 9:00 pm

A reality show where a group of people have to stay undetected from modern surveillance, living “off the grid”.

Castle Rock, Season 2 – StarzPlay
13 February 2020

Psychological horror series set in the Stephen King multiverse.

16 February 2020 at 9:00 pm

Starring Claire Danes, the American remake of Israeli “Prisoners of War”. The final 8th Season is coming to the US in “Fall” 2019, so should be on Channel 4 soon after the US.

17 February 2020 at 10:00 pm

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

Outlander, Season 5 – Amazon Prime
17 February 2020

Time-travel historical romantic drama from the makers of Spartacus and Battlestar Galactica.

17 February 2020 at 7:30 pm

Matt LeBlanc plays a stay-at-home dad after his wife goes back to work, and learns parenting is not as easy as it seems.

18 February 2020

Talent show based on Pop Idol, one of the many TV talent shows, but with Americans.

19 February 2020 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.

19 February 2020 at 8:30 pm

Spin-off series from ‘ The Goldbergs’ set in the 90s.

Hunters, Season 1 – Amazon Prime
21 February 2020

Executive produced by Academy Award-winner Jordan Peele (Get Out) and led by legendary Academy Award-winner Al Pacino (The Godfather), Hunters follows a diverse band of Nazi hunters living in 1977 New York City.

21 February 2020 at 9:00 pm

GCHQ workplace comedy starring David Schwimmer.

23 February 2020 at 9:00 pm

Derek Jacobi and Anne Reid are in their seventies and rediscovering love in this romantic comedy

24 February 2020 at 9:00 pm

The US cable show about undead monsters returns.

24 February 2020

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.

25 February 2020 at 2:00 am

A rebooted version of ‘The Twilight Zone’ from ‘Get Out’s Jordan Peele.

25 February 2020 at 9:00 pm

Strike Back, strikes back! The show returns with a new cast (and more things exploding).

26 February 2020

Adaptation of Charles Forsman’s comic book by Jonathan Entwistle (‘The End of the F***king World’) & Shawn Levy (‘Stranger Things’).

26 February 2020 at 9:00 pm

German-New Zealand high-end thriller starring Kate Elliott and Ido Drent.

27 February 2020

Adaptation of the Richard Morgan scifi novel developed and produced by Logoeta Kalogridis, the writer of Shutter Island, Terminator Genisys. Show is about a future where your mind can be uploaded into a new body, which is what happens to ex-military criminal Takeshi Kovacs, who must solve a murder in a world where technology has made death practically impossible, in order to gain his freedom.

27 February 2020 at 9:00 pm

Jerry O’Connell stars as Harley Mackay, an actor who becomes a become a real-life detective after a public Hollywood meltdown.

29 February 2020

RuPaul’s reality competition returns to find the next drag superstar.

March 2020

ZeroZeroZero, Season 1 – Sky Atlantic
No exact date/time – March 2020

 (TBC)

An adaptation of Roberto Saviano’s novel from the producers on ‘Gomorrah’.

Blue Bloods, Season 10 – Sky Witness
02 March 2020 at 10:00 pm

The greatest moustache in the world returns for another outing.

02 March 2020 at 9:00 pm

New six part thriller starring Joanne Froggatt and Ioan Gruffudd.

03 March 2020 at 10:00 pm

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

04 March 2020 at 10:00 pm

Musical dramedy starring Jane Levy as Zoey, who begins to hear the innermost wants and desires of the people around her through songs.

05 March 2020 at 8:30 pm

Big Bang Theory spin-off following the exploits of a young Sheldon Cooper, growing up in Galveston, Texas.

05 March 2020

A dark medieval fantasy inspired by the classic video game series.

05 March 2020 at 9:00 pm

A modern day re-imagining of H.G. Wells’ classic sci-fi title starring Gabriel Byrne and Elizabeth McGovern.

Babylon Berlin, Season 3 – Sky Atlantic
06 March 2020 at 9:00 pm

German-language series based on bestselling series of novels by German writer Volker Kutscher. It’s a 16-part crime story set in 1920s Germany, and one of the most expensive tv shows ever made! Could be something really special! The show will run straight into season 2, starting 3rd Dec 2017.

06 March 2020

They’re bad cops. Not bad like no-nonsense. Not bad like cool. They’re the worst responders.

06 March 2020

From Steven Spielberg, a reimagining of his classic the anthology series.

Mrs Fletcher, Season 1 – Sky Comedy
10 March 2020 at 10:15 pm

A dual coming-of-age story, exploring the impact of internet porn and social media on the lives of Eve Fletcher (Kathryn Hahn), an empty-nest mother, and her college freshman son.

Vikings, Season 5b – History
10 March 2020 at 9:00 pm

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

12 March 2020 at 9:00 pm

Aidan Gillen & Michael Malarkey star in a drama based on the US Air Force’s real-life attempts to disprove the existence of little green men. Premieres at 2am with a repeat at 9pm.

Breeders, Season 1 – Sky One
12 March 2020 at 9:00 pm

Martin Freeman and Daisy Haggard star in a comedy about the trials and tribulations of parenting from Veep’s Simon Blackwell and Chris Addison. Airs on Sky One in the UK and FX/FX On Hulu in the US.

15 March 2020 at 9:00 pm

The people behind Downton Abbey bring you a story of secrets and dishonour amongst the upper echelon of London society in the 19th Century.

Westworld, Season 3 – Sky Atlantic
16 March 2020 at 2:00 am

Jonathan Nolan’s incredible retelling of the Michael Crichton film and novel returns. Again it’s being simulcast with the US at 2am, then repeated at 9pm the same day.

Sunnyside, Season 1 – Sky Comedy
16 March 2020 at 9:00 pm

Comedy starring Kal Penn as a former NYC Councilman who finds his calling helping 6 recent immigrants in search of the American Dream.

Feel Good, Season 1 – Channel 4
18 March 2020 at 10:00 pm

Semi-autobiographical, six-part comedy series starring Canadian comedian Mae Martin, with Charlotte Ritchie and Lisa Kudrow.

19 March 2020 at 7:30 pm

Matt LeBlanc plays a stay-at-home dad after his wife goes back to work, and learns parenting is not as easy as it seems.

20 March 2020 at 9:00 pm

New police drama starring Noel Clarke & Ashley Walters.

23 March 2020 at 9:00 pm

The Griffins return to ITV2.

Our Girl, Season 4 – BBC One
24 March 2020 at 9:00 pm

Michelle Keegan returns to the BBC’s army drama.

24 March 2020

A new live-action Star Wars series.

24 March 2020

Drama following a group of students at East High who stage a performance of ‘High School Musical’ for their winter theatre production, only to realize that as much drama happens offstage as onstage.

Hitmen, Season 1 – Sky One
25 March 2020 at 10:00 pm

Hitmen is about two best friends, misfits Fran and Jamie (Sue Perkins and Mel Giedroyc), who have stumbled into a career in contract killing.

26 March 2020

Black Lightning’s back… although not in the UK. Previous seasons aired next day after the US on Netflix UK, however, the 3rd Season looks to be dropping as a boxset.

26 March 2020 at 9:00 pm

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

Ozark, Season 3 – Netflix
27 March 2020

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.

Duncanville, Season 1 – Channel 4
27 March 2020 at 10:35 pm

Animated comedy from ‘The Simpson’s writers Mike & Julie Scully, with Amy Poehler about a spectacularly average 15-year-old boy, along with his friends and family.

27 March 2020

Hulu revives the much loved (former) teen PI played by Kristen Bell.

27 March 2020 at 10:00 pm

Back to the table with the Goodmans.

29 March 2020 at 10:00 pm

More fun to come with the Winchester boys. You can import Supernatural Season 14 region-free on Blu-ray (or DVD) right now, but it is also apparently coming to E4 in 2020.

Cosmos: Possible Worlds, Season 3 – National Geographic
29 March 2020 at 7:00 pm

The utterly brilliant science documentary series starring Neil deGrasse Tyson returns for a new season.

29 March 2020 at 9:00 pm

Ruby Rose comes to the Arrowverse as Batwoman.

30 March 2020 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.

31 March 2020 at 9:00 pm

Nineteenth-century crime drama about the first-ever female detective in Victorian London.

Pen15, Season 1 – Sky Comedy
31 March 2020 at 9:00 pm

Maya Erskine and Anna Konkle star in this adult comedy, playing versions of themselves as thirteen-year-old outcasts in the year 2000.

Kidding, Season 2 – Sky Comedy
31 March 2020 at 9:35 pm

Jim Carrey stars in this comedy-drama as children’s TV star Mr Pickles, whose off-screen life is much less of a fairytale than his on-screen persona.

31 March 2020 at 8:00 pm

From the guys behind Arrow, Grant Gustin dons the speedster outfit to take on the role of Barry Allen aka The Flash.