UK Air Dates Archive 2021

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January 2021

01 January 2021

PLL returns with all 7 Season on BBC iPlayer.

01 January 2021

Show based on the classic ‘The Karate Kid’ movies starring original actors Ralph Macchio and William Zabka. Moving from YouTube to Netflix who will air Season 3 exclusively.

02 January 2021

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

03 January 2021 at 10:00 pm

Another season for the California spinoff.

03 January 2021 at 9:00 pm

A remake of the classic 80’s P.I. drama.

03 January 2021

Limited series adaptation of the bestselling Stephen King novel.

03 January 2021

Claire Wilson, a popular young high school English teacher, has an affair with an 18-year-old student, Eric Walker. The miniseries explores the complexities and consequences of their forbidden romance

Staged, Season 2 – BBC One
04 January 2021 at 9:45 pm

David Tennant & Michael Sheen star in a comedy about the cast of a stage show trying to rehearse via video chat during the lockdown.

05 January 2021

Nicolas Cage presents the History Of Swear Words…

06 January 2021 at 9:00 pm

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

07 January 2021 at 9:00 pm

More light-hearted murder investigation in the Caribbean.

This is Us, Season 5b – Amazon Prime
07 January 2021

Some people were born on the same day as each other in this drama starring Milo Ventimiglia (Heroes, Gilmore Girls), Mandy Moore, Sterling K. Brown, Chrissy Metz, Justin Hartley, Susan Kelechi Watson, Chris Sullivan and Ron Cephas Jones. Dropped by More4 but the Season 3 has arrived on Region 2 DVD.

07 January 2021 at 10:00 pm

New Amsterdam, tracking the air date on More4 in the UK. The main listing is here.

08 January 2021 at 9:00 pm

A Discovery of Witches is a contemporary love story set against the backdrop of Oxford academic life, but in a world where a handful of witches, vampires, and daemons live and work unseen amongst humans, hiding in plain sight.

Dickinson, Season 2 – Apple TV+
08 January 2021

Hailee Steinfeld stars as Emily Dickinson. Poet. Daughter. Total rebel. In this coming-of-age story, Emily’s determined to become the world’s greatest poet.

08 January 2021 at 9:30 pm

Sitcom starring Lee Mack.

10 January 2021 at 7:00 pm

Major Crimes detective Hudson teams up with Rex, a former-K9 German Shepherd.

American Gods, Season 3 – Amazon Prime
11 January 2021

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

11 January 2021 at 9:00 pm

Luke Evans takes the lead in this true crime drama, a three-part mini-series depicting the pursuit of a cold-blooded serial killer.

Room 104, Season 4 – Sky Comedy
12 January 2021 at 10:15 pm

Not a new version of Room 101, but an HBO anthology comedy-drama about people who pass through Room 104 of an American motel.

13 January 2021 at 9:00 pm

Was supposed to be an anthology drama from Mr Robot’s Sam Esmail, but cancelled after one season, which starred Rosario Dawson.

14 January 2021 at 7:00 pm

RuPaul brings Drag Race to the UK.

Pandora, Season 2 – Syfy UK
14 January 2021 at 9:00 pm

Sci-fi action series about a resourceful young woman who has lost everything but finds a new life at Earth’s Space Training Academy.

15 January 2021 at 8:00 pm

A little known cartoon… Still going strong.

15 January 2021 at 10:00 pm

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

15 January 2021

Adult animated comedy fantasy series from ‘The Simpsons’ Matt Groening.

Servant, Season 2 – Apple TV+
15 January 2021

New series from M. Night Shyamalan about a couple in mourning after an unspeakable tragedy creates a rift in their marriage and opens the door for a mysterious force to enter their home.

15 January 2021

Elizabeth Olsen and Paul Bettany return as Scarlet Witch/Wanda Maximoff and The Vision in their MCU tv series.

16 January 2021

Spin-off series from the hugely popular ‘Pretty Little Liars’.

18 January 2021 at 8:00 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.

AP Bio, Season 3 – Sky Comedy
18 January 2021 at 9:00 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.

20 January 2021 at 9:00 pm

New police drama starring Noel Clarke & Ashley Walters.

20 January 2021 at 9:00 pm

When Family Liaison Officer Lisa Armstrong (Morven Christie, Granchester, The A Word) is assigned to a missing person’s investigation she realises with horror that she has a personal connection with this frightened family.

21 January 2021

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

Back, Season 2 – Channel 4
21 January 2021 at 10:00 pm

David Mitchell and Robert Webb return in new Channel 4 sitcom about a pub landlord and an interloping ex-foster child…

Will & Grace, Season 10 – Comedy Central
21 January 2021 at 8:00 pm

Will and Grace (along with Karen and Jack) are back for the first time in ten years. Dropped by Channel 5, but you can buy Season 10 (or revival Season 2!) on DVD.

NCIS, Season 18 – FOX (UK)
22 January 2021 at 9:00 pm

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

22 January 2021

An animated comedy set on the lower decks of one of Starfleet’s least important ships.

22 January 2021

Animated series which follows a group of six teenagers chosen for a once-in-a-lifetime experience at a new adventure camp on the opposite side of Isla Nublar.

22 January 2021 at 9:00 pm

Drama from Russell T Davies which follows a group of friends through the 80s AIDS epidemic. Moving, hilarious and heartbreaking in equal measure, it’s possibly the best thing RTD has ever written.

22 January 2021

Series follows the coming-of-age journey of five fairies attending Alfea, a magical boarding school.

25 January 2021 at 9:00 pm

HBO does teen drama as a group of high school students navigate love and friendships in a world of drugs, sex, trauma and social media. Zendaya stars.

26 January 2021 at 9:00 pm

British crime noir detective series starring Anna Friel.

26 January 2021 at 10:00 pm

Part live-action/part computer-animated comedy from Jon Brown (‘Loaded’, ‘Fresh Meat’, ‘Veep’) about a trio and their obsession with an MMORPG.

26 January 2021

TV series based on the acclaimed 2013 film and comic book of the same name starring Jennifer Connelly and Daveed Diggs.

26 January 2021 at 9:00 pm

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

27 January 2021 at 9:00 pm

Rio and Mike (Dax Shepard and Lake Bell) drop everything to make the move from skyscrapers to farmhouses, but soon realise that the simpler life isn’t as easy as they planned.

Damien, Season 1 – FOX (UK)
28 January 2021 at 9:00 pm

Following in the footsteps of Hannibal, Bates Motel and countless others, here’s another TV version of a film series, this time about the young antichrist.

28 January 2021 at 9:00 pm

Adaptation of the Dark Horse comic book starring Alan Tudyk.

29 January 2021

Richard Hammond and ‘MythBusters’ Tory Belleci, stranded together on a desert island.

February 2021

48 Hours, Season 33 – CBS Reality
01 February 2021

True crime documentary/news magazine series.

01 February 2021 at 9:00 pm

Jill Halfpenny and Rupert Penry-Jones star in this drama about a woman who believes she has spotted her son who has been missing for nine years.

01 February 2021 at 1:45 pm

A British police officer joins forces with a German detective to fight crime on Mallorca.

02 February 2021

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).

Private Eyes, Season 4 – Sky Witness
04 February 2021 at 9:00 pm

Canadian procedural dramedy starring Jason Priestley as ex-pro hockey player turned P.I. Seasons 1-3 available on Sky & NOW TV on demand from 15 January 2021.

ZeroZeroZero, Season 1 – Sky Atlantic
04 February 2021 at 9:00 pm

‘Zero Zero Zero’ is an adaptation of Roberto Saviano’s novel from the producers on ‘Gomorrah’.

04 February 2021 at 10:00 pm

Chloe Sevigny stars as Catherine Jenson, a recently promoted homicide detective who tracks down vicious serial killers and endlessly attempts to reveal the truth behind her brother’s disappearance, with the aid of college professor Dr Thomas Schaeffer (James D’Arcy – ‘Agent Carter’). Cancelled after one season.

Ramy, Season 1 – Channel 4
05 February 2021 at 11:05 pm

Comedy-drama which follows a first generation Egyptian-American who is on a spiritual journey in his politically-divided New Jersey neighborhood.

06 February 2021 at 9:00 pm

While participating in a birthday treasure hunt, 10-year-old Anthony Sullivan suddenly disappears. The investigation that follows uncovers many secrets buried by his family long ago.

Soulmates, Season 1 – Amazon Prime
08 February 2021

Anthology series set approximately 15 years in the future when a company has developed a test that can determine the person you were most meant to love with 100% accuracy.

Empire, Season 6 (Final) – Amazon Prime
10 February 2021

Musical drama series about a fictional hip hop music and entertainment company, Empire Enterprises. Stars Terrence Howard. Dropped by 5Star, but the final season is now on Amazon Prime Video UK.

10 February 2021

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

Chicago Fire, Season 9 – Sky Witness
12 February 2021 at 9:00 pm

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

Chicago PD, Season 8 – Sky Witness
12 February 2021 at 10:00 pm

Police orientated Chicago Fire spinoff.

Chicago Med, Season 6 – Sky Witness
12 February 2021 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…

Blue Bloods, Season 11 – Sky Witness
15 February 2021 at 9:00 pm

The greatest moustache in the world returns for another outing.

15 February 2021 at 9:30 pm

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

Younger, Season 5 – Comedy Central
15 February 2021 at 11:00 pm

40yr old tries to reboot her career by pretending to be 26. Dropped by Sony Channel then picked up by Comedy Central in the UK.

15 February 2021 at 3:55 pm

American reality singing competition.

15 February 2021 at 7:00 pm

The US version of beloved and award-winning improvisational comedy show.

Devils, Season 1 – Sky Atlantic
17 February 2021

Patrick Dempsey stars in a dark and twisted thriller based on the world of millionaire bankers.

17 February 2021 at 9:00 pm

Hugh Dennis is joined by an expert team of archaeologists to excavate back gardens around Britain.

18 February 2021

Just across the river from the real housewives from New York.

19 February 2021

From Ronald D. Moore, set in an alt-history where the USSR beats the U.S. to the moon.

21 February 2021 at 9:00 pm

James Nesbitt plays Northern Irish police detective Tom Brannick in this new original crime drama.

22 February 2021 at 9:00 pm

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

Coroner, Season 3 – Sky Witness
22 February 2021 at 10:00 pm

Canadian drama based on the Jenny Cooper series of novels by M.R. Hall staring Serinda Swan (‘Inhumans’).

Raising Hope, Season 1-4 – STAR On Disney+
23 February 2021

Dropped by Sky after 2 seasons, so the arrival on Disney+/STAR will be a UK premiere for the 3rd and 4th Seasons.

23 February 2021 at 10:45 pm

Yet another US show with a British lead, this time the young boy from Spiderwick. Taking its inspiration from Hitchcock’s Psycho, the series previously aired on Universal in the UK. Now all 5 seasons are coming to BBC One & iPlayer.

Marvel’s Helstrom, Season 1 – STAR On Disney+
23 February 2021

The series follows Daemon and Ana Helstrom, the son and daughter of a mysterious and powerful serial killer. The siblings have a complicated dynamic as they track down the worst of humanity – each with their attitude and skills. Coming to Disney+ in the UK under the new “general entertainment” section, branded “Star”.

Big Sky, Season 1 – STAR On Disney+
23 February 2021

New crime drama from ‘Big Little Lie’s creator David E. Kelley. Coming to Disney+ in the UK under the new “general entertainment” section, branded “Star”.

Love, Victor, Season 1 – STAR On Disney+
23 February 2021

YA dramedy set in the world of 2018 movie ‘Love, Simon’. Coming to Disney+ in the UK under the new “general entertainment” section, branded “Star”.

Solar Opposites, Season 1 – STAR On Disney+
23 February 2021

Solar Opposites centres around a family of aliens, Korvo, Terry, and their child-replicants Yumyulack and Jesse, from planet Shlorp who crash on Earth and must take refuge in middle America. They disagree on whether this is awful or awesome.

The Fosters, Season 1-5 – STAR On Disney+
23 February 2021

Two moms raise a multi-ethnic family, mixed with both foster and biological kids.

Terriers, Season 1 – STAR On Disney+
23 February 2021

10yrs late, but Terriers finally airs in the UK! Ex-cop and recovering alcoholic Hank Dolworth (Donal Logue) partners with his best friend, former criminal Britt Pollack (Michael Raymond-James), in an unlicensed private investigation business.

Pennyworth, Season 2 – StarzPlay
28 February 2021

Batman prequel which will follow the early life of the Wayne family butler.

March 2021

01 March 2021 at 9:00 pm

The US cable show about undead monsters returns.

01 March 2021

Comedy-drama about 3 friends who work for Scarlet, a global women’s magazine. Amazon UK dropped the series, now picked up by Netflix.

01 March 2021

Satirical comedy which follows Paul Green (Tim Downie), a journalist for the UK’s fourth most successful Jewish newspaper, as he tries to find rubbish stories to please his narrow-minded editor.

02 March 2021 at 9:00 pm

Limited series starring Bryan Cranston as a respected judge whose son is involved in a hit-and-run that leads to a high-stakes game of lies, deceit and impossible choices.

03 March 2021 at 9:00 pm

Anthology horror series from executive producer Ridley Scott. Season 2 is set in a Japanese-American internment camp during WWII.

04 March 2021

Anime series set in the Pacific Rim universe. As Kaiju rising from the sea overrun Australia, two siblings search for their parents as they fight to survive, together.

05 March 2021 at 9:00 pm

Stylish thriller, the sequel to Deutschland 83 and 86.

Dollface, Season 1 – STAR On Disney+
05 March 2021

Stars Kat Dennings (‘2 Broke Girls’) as a young woman who, after being dumped by her longtime boyfriend, must deal with her own imagination in order to literally and metaphorically re-enter the world of women.

12 March 2021 at 10:00 pm

Join the foul-mouthed boys and their friends in the quiet little mountain town.

12 March 2021

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

The One, Season 1 – Netflix
12 March 2021

Sci-fi drama where a DNA test can find your perfect partner. Based on the novel by John Marrs from ‘Misfits’ creator Howard Overman.

neXt, Season 1 – STAR On Disney+
12 March 2021

Propulsive, fact-based thriller about the emergence of a deadly, rogue artificial intelligence.

14 March 2021 at 8:00 pm

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

16 March 2021 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.

18 March 2021 at 8:00 pm

A family of Taiwanese origin moves from Washington to Florida.

18 March 2021 at 9:00 pm

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

Taskmaster, Season 11 – Channel 4
18 March 2021 at 9:00 pm

Greg Davies issues more comedic and bizarre tasks to five contestants. Now moved from Dave to Channel 4.

18 March 2021

Zack Snyder’s long-awaited #Snydercut of the Justice League, which will be released as a 4hr movie. Coming to Sky Cinema and NOW TV.

Bob’s Burgers, Season 11 – Comedy Central
19 March 2021 at 10:00 pm

Animation about a family running a burger joint.

19 March 2021

Anthony Mackie and Sebastian Stan reprise their MCU roles. Was set to premiere Aug 2020, but after the pandemic shut everything down, it’s now moved to an as-yet-unannounced new date.

19 March 2021 at 9:00 pm

Based on Chris Bohjalian’s novel of the same name, the series stars Kaley Cuoco as Cassie, a flight attendant who wakes up in the wrong hotel, in the wrong bed, with a dead man.

21 March 2021 at 9:00 pm

The epic hit charting the work of AC-12 returns.

25 March 2021

An all-new anime series based on the popular DOTA 2 video-game franchise by Valve.

26 March 2021

A new supernatural twisted take on the Sherlock Homles story.

26 March 2021

Tv series based on the movie about a scrappy underdog youth hockey team.

Invincible, Season 1 – Amazon Prime
26 March 2021

Animated series based on Robert Kirkman’s comic book, voice (mainly) by the cast of ‘The Walking Dead’!

Hausen, Season 1 – Sky Atlantic
26 March 2021 at 9:00 pm

Ground-breaking haunted house series from Sky Germany and Sky Studios.

28 March 2021 at 9:00 pm

A remake of the classic 80’s P.I. drama.

Younger, Season 6 – Comedy Central
29 March 2021 at 11:00 pm

40yr old tries to reboot her career by pretending to be 26. Dropped by Sony Channel then picked up by Comedy Central in the UK.

Station 19, Season 4 – Sky Witness
31 March 2021 at 10:00 pm

‘Grey’s Anatomy’ spin-off series about the heroic firefighters at Seattle Fire Station 19.

April 2021

Creepshow, Season 2 – Shudder
01 April 2021

Based on the 1982 horror-comedy classic, from ‘The Walking Dead’s Greg Nicotero.

04 April 2021 at 10:00 pm

Another season for the California spinoff.

04 April 2021 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.

Air Crash Investigation, Season 20 – National Geographic
05 April 2021 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.

05 April 2021 at 9:00 pm

The Griffins return for another season.

05 April 2021 at 9:00 pm

Cult mockumentary comedy from Grammy and Emmy award-winning Jemaine Clement and Oscar-winning Taika Waititi.

07 April 2021 at 9:00 pm

The long running medical show is still going.

The Grinder, Season 1 – FOX (UK)
07 April 2021 at 9:00 pm

Famous TV lawyer Dean (Rob Lowe) join his brother (Fred Savage) at their family’s law firm after his hit series is cancelled. Cancelled after 1 Season.

08 April 2021 at 9:00 pm

Sky’s sporting comedy quiz returns.

08 April 2021 at 10:00 pm

Stand-up comedians Richardson and Beaumont play exaggerated versions of themselves as viewers get a glimpse into their home and work lives, surrounded by their celebrity friends and their Hebden Bridge neighbours.

09 April 2021 at 9:30 pm

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

Filthy Rich, Season 1 – STAR On Disney+
09 April 2021

When the wealthy CEO of the world’s largest Christian network dies in a plane crash, his wife and adult children are stunned to discover he has grown, illegitimate kids who also are in his will. Southern gothic dramedy starring Kim Cattrall.

Solar Opposites, Season 2 – STAR On Disney+
09 April 2021

Solar Opposites centres around a family of aliens, Korvo, Terry, and their child-replicants Yumyulack and Jesse, from planet Shlorp who crash on Earth and must take refuge in middle America. They disagree on whether this is awful or awesome.

Them, Season 1 – Amazon Prime
09 April 2021

Terror anthology series from breakout creator Little Marvin.

11 April 2021 at 7:00 pm

Major Crimes detective Hudson teams up with Rex, a former-K9 German Shepherd.

12 April 2021 at 9:00 pm

Gritty, action-packed drama that follows a rising star in Los Angeles’ elite Gang Task Force who has a dark past. Cancelled after 1 Season.

12 April 2021 at 9:00 pm

Companion show to the main Walking Dead series. Airs on AMC Global, which is on a multi-year carriage deal with BT… It will also be streamed onto Amazon Prime (and released on DVD/BD) if you’re happy to wait a little while!

13 April 2021 at 9:00 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.

Harrow, Season 3 – Alibi
14 April 2021 at 9:00 pm

Ioan Gruffudd stars as Dr Daniel Harrow. Brilliant, unorthodox and mysterious, Dr Harrow’s total disregard for authority and his unfailing empathy for the dead help him solve even the most bizarre of cases. Season 3 only began airing Feb 2021 in it’s native Australia.

14 April 2021

Jamie Foxx returns to his sitcom roots in a new comedy.

Grown-ish, Season 1-2 – STAR On Disney+
16 April 2021

Spin-off from Black-ish which sees teenage daughter Zoey (Yara Shahidi) head to college.

16 April 2021

A comedy set in a video game development studio from Charlie Day & Rob McElhenney, the people behind ‘It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia’. Another special episode dropping in April 2021 prior to season 2 launching in May 2021.

Leonardo, Season 1 – Amazon Prime
16 April 2021

Aidan Turner stars as Leonardo da Vinci in a new series from ‘The Man in the High Castle’s Frank Spotnitz.

18 April 2021 at 8:00 pm

The popular historical medical drama returns to the BBC.

18 April 2021 at 8:00 pm

Batwoman returns for a 2nd season… with a new Batwoman!

19 April 2021 at 7:30 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.

19 April 2021 at 6:00 pm

Drama set in a multicultural academy school.

19 April 2021

Kate Winslet executive produces and stars in this limited series as a small-town Pennsylvania detective who investigates a local murder as her life crumbles around her.

Rush, Season 1 – FOX (UK)
22 April 2021 at 10:00 pm

A once top attending surgeon Dr William P. Rush (Tom Ellis) can attest to as he finds himself tending to the wounds of L.A.’s dark and seedy underbelly. Cancelled after 1 Season.

NCIS, Season 18b – FOX (UK)
23 April 2021 at 9:00 pm

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

23 April 2021

Adaptation of Leigh Bardugo’s best-selling Grishaverse novel series ‘Shadow and Bone’ & ‘Six of Crows’.

Starstruck, Season 1 – BBC Three
25 April 2021

A comedy written, created by and starring 2018 Edinburgh Comedy Award winner Rose Matafeo, about the awkward morning-after-the-night-before when she discovers the complications of accidentally sleeping with a film star.

25 April 2021

Four diverse strangers searching for meaning stumble into a mysterious game hidden in plain sight.

26 April 2021 at 12:00 am

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

29 April 2021 at 9:00 pm

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

The Rookie, Season 3 – Sky Witness
29 April 2021 at 9:00 pm

Nathan Fillion stars as the oldest rookie in the LAPD.

30 April 2021 at 9:00 pm

Steve Coogan’s alter-ego returns to the BBC with a new series on BBC One.

30 April 2021

New action-sci-fi about prisoners who escape from their off-planet prison and go on the run.