PICKS OF THE WEEK: 15-22 JANUARY 2024
What to watch this week.
Taskmaster: Champion Of Champions
Sunday, Channel 4
Former champs Dara Ó Briain, Morgana Robinson, Sarah Kendall and Sophie Duker square off in a one-off face off hoping to be crowned Champion of Champions. One of them will cart home the ultimate prize of Greg Davies’s buff body forged in gold.
Sunday, Channel 4
Summer 2014, we are at Jack’s dead Dad’s 60th birthday. The gang grapple with having nowhere to live for second year whilst Jack has an eye-opening gay encounter. Meanwhile Danny tries to woo Corinne & Cousin Shannon gets a huge shock.
Sunday, BBC Three
After spending their life savings on a wedding venue mix-up, Mitchell risks losing Kayleigh. Class K come to the rescue, promoting a boxing match at Abbey Grove with dramatic consequences for Warren.
Tuesday-Friday, BBC Two
Chris Packham, Michaela Strachan, and Iolo Williams kick off the week at RSPB Arne in Dorset. Iolo also heads over to Brownsea Island, and Gillian Burke explores the isles of Orkney.
Wednesday, Channel 5
When detectorists Martin and Ashley unearth a hoard of Saxon treasure, one wrong decision sends them spiralling on a treacherous path of deceit and suspicion of murder. Caught between local bad lad Rocky and the tenacious DS Doyle from the Greater London Police, the pressure builds.
Olivia Attwood: The Price Of Perfection
Olivia will investigate the high-risk nature of going under the knife and the jeopardy that comes with any procedure, as well as the eye-watering amount of money some are willing to spend on their dream appearance. Olivia asks beyond the price tag what are the potential human costs of surgery and gets up close and personal with cosmetic surgery’s winners and losers.
I Literally Just Told You
Friday, Channel 4 In each episode of I Literally Just Told You, four contestants have the opportunity to compete for a cash prize of up to £25,000 by answering questions that have been written live as the show is being filmed.