PICKS OF THE WEEK: 18-24 October 2021

What to watch this week.



The Trick

Monday, BBC One

Conspiracy thriller based on the events of the 'Climategate' scandal in 2009. A university professor and his team find that their work has been hacked by climate change deniers.


Succession

Monday, Sky Atlantic

As the Roy family are left reeling in the wake of his unexpected public attack on his father's empire, Kendall plans his next move.


Shetland

Wednesday, BBC One

When a prominent and controversial Shetlander is shot dead on their doorstep in broad daylight, Perez rushes back from his mother’s funeral to lead the investigation.



Extraordinary Extensions

Wednesday, Channel 4

Tinie Tempah presents this epic new series that follows homeowners across the UK as they unleash their inner architect.


The Love Trap

Wednesday, Channel 4

Joel Dommett presents this brand-new reality game show that keeps us all guessing to the end. One eligible bachelor looks for love in a mansion house full of beautiful women. But only half of the women are genuinely looking for love... the other half are in relationships and playing for a big cash prize. What lengths will they go to, to win?


Handmade: Britain's Best Woodworker

Thursday, Channel 4

Mel Giedroyc hosts this brand-new show, as nine of the country's most talented craftspeople compete to be crowned Britain's best woodworker.