PICKS OF THE WEEK: 27 DECEMBER 2021-02 JANUARY 2022

What to watch this week.



The Voice Kids

Monday-Wednesday, ITV

The search for the freshest new singing talent is on as The Voice Kids returns for a brand-new series, with an exciting new addition to the superstar coaching panel; Brit award-winning pop icon Melanie C.


The Masked Singer

Saturday, ITV

Joel Dommett hosts the only show that can claim to have moved viewers to tears with a dragon’s emotional rendition of Adele’s Make You Feel My Love, and to have blown away audiences with a leather-clad biking Badger’s performance of Wrecking Ball.


The Tourist

Saturday & Sunday, BBC One

When a man wakes up in the Australian outback with no memory, he must use the few clues he has to discover his identity before his past catches up with him.



The Great Pottery Throwdown

Sunday, Channel 4

The battle of the clay returns in a brand-new series of The Great Pottery Throw Down, hosted by Ellie Taylor, as 12 of Britain's best home potters compete to become champion.


Call The Midwife

Sunday, BBC One

Demolition work in Poplar uncovers a long-buried secret that leads to a testing and emotional case for the team. Sister Julienne takes on a sensitive delivery.


Anne

Sunday, ITV

Fifteen-year-old Kevin Williams (Campbell Wallace) is a huge Liverpool FC fan. He’s desperate to go to the semi-final against Nottingham Forest at Hillsborough stadium in Sheffield and begs his mum, Anne Williams (Maxine Peake) and step-dad Steve Williams (Stephen Walters), to let him go.