PICKS OF THE WEEKEND: 27-28 FEBRUARY 2021

What to watch this weekend.



Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway

Saturday, ITV

The Pandas Bam and Boo make a return to the show after their popular debut in the previous series, and this time they are trying to make their escape from a teddy bear's picnic display in Hamleys, and need the help of some young customers in making a fast getaway.


The Wall

Saturday, BBC One

Rhys and Stephanie, a couple from Tamworth in Staffordshire, face the questions and big decisions, but with a show with so many twists and turns, anything could happen. Hosted by Danny Dyer, with questions voiced by Angela Rippon.


Attenborough's Life In Colour

Sunday, BBC One

David Attenborough explores the many ways animals use colour, with cameras built specifically for this series revealing a world normally invisible to human eyes.


McDonald And Dodds

Sunday, ITV

Five friends take a hot-air balloon trip but only four come back down alive, leaving McDonald and Dodds to untangle a complex web of lies spanning 30 years. Jason Watkins and Tala Gouveia star, with guest appearances from Rob Brydon, Rupert Graves, Martin Kemp and Patsy Kensit.


Bloodlands

Sunday, BBC One

Protocol will not let Tom Brannick near the island investigation, but driven by his hunger to settle a score from his past, the detective attempts to solve the kidnapping case. With the help of Birdy he is soon in perilous pursuit of a possible connection to the crime, but the question soon arises whether it is Goliath he is hunting, or someone making a false trail.