PICKS OF THE WEEK: 02-08 MAY 2022

What to watch this week.



DI Ray

Monday-Thursday, ITV

DI Rachita Ray finally achieves a promotion to homicide, only to be told her first case is a ‘Culturally Specific Homicide.’ Rachita’s heart sinks: she’s a token hire.


Davina McCall: Sex, Mind And The Menopause

Monday, Channel 4

Davina investigates how menopause can affect the mind as well as the body - and discovers that, for many women, losing your hormones can mean losing your job.



We Hunt Together

Thursday, Alibi

Conflicted odd couple cops DS Lola Franks (Eve Myles) and DI Jackson Mendy (Babou Ceesay) are dead set on nailing Freddy Lane (Hermione Corfield) for her murderous role in their last case.


The Other One

Friday, BBC One

Cat and Cathy reel from the news that they have a secret brother - who Cathy just snogged. Marilyn is furious to learn she wasn’t Colin’s only mistress and starts stalking his other lover.


Britain's Got Talent

Saturday, ITV

Having had an extra year to perfect their acts, the calibre this year is the best BGT has ever seen. Among the eye-popping talents is a dog act like no other, harmonious choirs and in a BGT first, a phantom man who left the judges spooked like never before.



The BAFTA TV Awards

Sunday, BBC One

These awards recognise and celebrate the very best in television craft and television programmes broadcast in the UK in 2021. The Virgin Media BAFTA TV Awards ceremony takes place on Sunday 8 May on BBC One and BBC One HD. This year marks Richard Ayoade's third consecutive year as host as the red carpet event returns to London's Royal Festival Hall.