PICKS OF THE WEEK: 16-20 NOVEMBER 2020
What to watch this week.
Quiz hosted by Omid Djalili in which nine contestants are assigned a number between one and nine. They are then whittled down to a final four, and the combination of numbers they are assigned represents the size of the jackpot they will play for in a final round.
I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here!
Every night, ITV
The series continues...
How To Spend It Well At Christmas with Phillip Schofield
The presenter provides festive consumer advice beginning with a guide to toys. He visits a school to see if the classic Rubik's Cube can compete with modern equivalents. Christopher Biggins joins a group of families to test out the latest board games, Angellica Bell and Dallas Campbell test out new educational toys for different age ranges, and Dancing on Ice's Matt Evers road tests inline skates. Plus, consumer journalist Harry Wallop presents a guide to advent calendars.
The Great Plague
Tuesday-Thursday, Channel 5
Xand van Tulleken, Raksha Dave and John Sergeant trace the spread of the Great Plague of 1665 week by week and discover parallels with the coronavirus.
Richard Osman's House Of Games Night
Friday, BBC One
Comedian Roisin Conaty, ex-footballer Jermaine Jenas, comedian Jason Manford and comedy actress Jennifer Saunders test their general knowledge skills in a variety of fun trivia-based games. Host Richard has some surprises up his sleeve, including a House of Games House Band, a sneaky peak at some other rooms in his House of Games and a few surprise, special guests. A weekly winner will be declared following a quick-fire round at the end of the show as the scores are tallied across the five-part series, resulting in an overall champion being crowned.