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New Scripted Shows This Week: 1st -7th September

August 31, 2013 Leave a comment

UK SHOWS

 

Pat And Cabbage

Classification: Scripted
Genre: Family | Lifestyle
Status: New Series
Network: ITV ( United Kingdom)
Airs: Thursdays at 08:30 pm
Premiere: September 05, 2013

Pat & Cabbage is a comedy series that takes a look at the changing generation shifts in today’s world. Pat and Cabbage have become single for the first time in decades and have finally acquired financial, familial and moral freedom and they’re exploiting it to the maximum.

 

 


 

The Guilty

Classification: Scripted
Genre: Crime | Drama
Status: New Series
Network: ITV ( United Kingdom)
Airs: Thursdays at 09:00 pm
Runtime: 60 Minutes
Premiere: September 05, 2013

The Guilty is a drama series which sees lives being torn apart after a young child goes missing. The series is set across two timelines, 2008 and the present as it tells the story of DC Maggie Brandwho investigates the disappearance of Callum Reid whilst attempting to deal with her own young son’s medical diagnosis with autism.

 

New Shows This Week: 25th-31st August

August 25, 2013 Leave a comment

AU SHOWS

 

The Amazing 80’s 

Classification: Documentary
Genre: Celebrities | History | Lifestyle
Status: New Series
Network: Nine ( Australia)
Airs: Mondays at 08:00 pm
Runtime: 60 Minutes
Premiere: August 26, 2013

The show takes a look back at all the big events from music and fashion to politics and technology in Australia and around the world that happened during the 1980’s. The show also features interviews with major figures from the time.

 

 


UK SHOWS

 

What Remains

Classification: Scripted
Genre: Crime | Drama | Family
Status: New Series
Network: BBC One ( United Kingdom)
Airs: Sundays at 09:00 pm
Runtime: 60 Minutes
Premiere: August 25, 2013

What Remains is a drama series broadcast on BBC One. Michael and Vidya move into a new flat in Coulthard Street and as they prepare for the arrival of their first baby, a leak dripping through the ceiling sets off a chain of events that sees them making a stunning discovery. Nobody has lived in the top flat for years, but after Michael breaks in not everything is as it seems. Under the dust the discarded shopping sits rotting on the kitchen sideboard. The couple then discover a decomposed body in the eaves.

New Scipted Shows This Week: 18th -24th August

August 17, 2013 Leave a comment

AUS SHOWS

 

Wonderland (AU)

Classification: Scripted
Genre: Drama
Status: New Series
Network: Ten ( Australia)
Airs: Wednesdays at 08:30 pm
Runtime: 60 Minutes
Premiere: August 21, 2013
Episode Order: 22

 Set in an apartment building on the doorstep of one of Australia’s most beautiful beaches, Wonderland is a warm, light-hearted and engaging relationship drama revolving around four couples at very different stages of life.  Join a stellar ensemble cast including Michael Dorman, Brooke Satchwell, Ben Mingay, Jessica Tovey and Tracy Mann as they navigate the humorous and sometimes painful minefield of love, life and friendship in Wonderland.

 

 

 


 

UK SHOWS

 

Chickens

Classification: Scripted
Genre: Comedy
Status: New Series
Network: Sky1 ( United Kingdom)
Airs: Thursdays at 08:30 pm
Runtime: 30 Minutes
Premiere: August 22, 2013

Chickens is a new sitcom-comedy which has been written by Simon Bird, Joe Thomas and Jonny Sweet. They are also the main stars of the show.  Chickens is set in a sleepy English village during the First World War.

 

 

 


 

Big School

Classification: Scripted
Genre: Comedy | Family
Status: New Series
Network: BBC One ( United Kingdom)
Airs: Fridays at 09:00 pm
Runtime: 30 Minutes
Premiere: August 16, 2013

Big School is a comedy series set in a secondary school that features dysfunctional staff, unrequited love and interactive white boards.

 

 

 


 

US SHOWS

 

Delete

Classification: Mini-Series
Genre: Action | Drama | Family
Status: New Series
Network: ReelzChannel ( USA)
Airs: Mondays at 08:00 pm
Runtime: 120 Minutes
Premiere: August 19, 2013
Episode Order: 2

“Delete” imagines a disaster in our all too fragile digital world where all computers could become dangerously self-aware with one systematic purpose – to destroy mankind. Faced with possible extinction, there is only one way out – create a second artificial intelligence, just as alive, just as intelligent and just as dangerous. (Source: ReelzChannel)

 

 

 


 

New Shows This Week: 11th- 17th August

August 10, 2013 Leave a comment

US SHOWS

 

Low Winter Sun

Classification: Scripted
Genre: Crime | Drama | Thriller
Status: New Series
Network: AMC ( USA)
Airs: Sundays at 10:00 pm
Runtime: 60 Minutes
Premiere: August 11, 2013
Episode Order: 10

“Low Winter Sun” is a contemporary story of murder, deception, revenge and corruption in a world where the line between cops and criminals is blurred. The story begins with the murder of a cop by a fellow Detroit detective. Seemingly the perfect crime, in reality the murder activates forces that will forever alter that detective’s life and pull him into the heart of the Detroit underworld. The pilot is based on the 2006 two-part British mini-series written by Simon Donald and starring Mark Strong. The original award-winning mini-series was produced by Tiger Aspect Productions (an Endemol Company). Chris Mundy (“Criminal Minds,” “Cold Case”) will serve as writer, executive producer and showrunner on the series. Jeremy Gold, head of creative affairs for Endemol Studios, oversees the project with Greg Brenman, head of drama for Tiger Aspect. The project is represented by CAA.

 

 


Talking Bad

Classification: Talk Shows
Genre: Celebrities | Drama | Family | Interview
Status: New Series
Network: AMC ( USA)
Airs: Sundays at 11:00 pm
Runtime: 30 Minutes
Premiere: August 11, 2013
Episode Order: 8

AMC will air a special weekly, half-hour live after show to accompany the conclusion of its Emmy Award-winning series, Breaking Bad. “Talking Bad” will analyze and dissect every detail of Breaking Bad’s final eight episodes beginning Sunday, August 11. (Source: AMC)

 


New Shows This Week: 4th-10th August

August 4, 2013 Leave a comment

UK SHOWS

Southcliffe

Classification: Scripted
Genre: Drama
Status: New Series
Network: Channel 4 ( United Kingdom)
Airs: Sundays at 09:00 pm
Runtime: 60 Minutes
Premiere: August 04, 2013

It is early morning in the market town of Southcliffe ands the sound of gunshots ring out. The residents wake to discover an inconceivable horror has left the town devastated.


 

New Shows This Week: 28th July – 3rd August 2013

July 27, 2013 Leave a comment

UK SHOWS

 The Mill

Classification: Scripted
Genre: Drama | History
Status: New Series
Network: Channel 4 ( United Kingdom)
Airs: Sundays at 08:00 pm
Runtime: 60 Minutes
Premiere: July 28, 2013

During the 1830s, children worked 12-hour shifts in the mills, and the new class of mill-owning families prospered. A third of the workforce at Quarry Bank are apprentices, sold by different workhouses to the Greg family. The apprentices have no choice but to work at the mill until they reach adulthood.

 


 

US SHOWS

 

The Writers Room

Classification: Documentary
Genre: Family | Talent
Status: New Series
Network: Sundance ( USA)
Airs: Mondays at 10:00 pm
Runtime: 30 Minutes
Premiere: July 29, 2013
Episode Order: 6

“Television today inspires communities of passionate and vocal fans who crave a never-ending amount of new information about their favorite shows,” said Barnett. “Entertainment Weekly speaks to fans of television like no other brand which makes them the perfect partner for this series. We also found the perfect host in the multi-talented Jim Rash. He brings the perspective of someone who is hugely talented both behind and in front of the camera, and he intimately understands the unique highs and lows of a being a writer.”

 

 


Capture

Classification: Reality
Genre: Family
Status: New Series
Network: The CW ( USA)
Airs: Tuesdays at 09:00 pm
Runtime: 60 Minutes
Premiere: July 30, 2013
Episode Order: 10

In this intense new wilderness competition, 12 teams of 2 will enter “The Arena,” a fenced-in enclosure in the middle of the wild, where they must live for one month and compete against each other for scarce resources. With $250,000 on the line, it’s a winner-take-all battle in which the teams must hunt each other down to survive. (Source: The CW)

 

 


Once Upon A Time: For The Fans

Classification: Reality
Genre: Celebrities | Children | Family | Interview | Talent | Teens
Status: New Series
Network: Disney XD ( USA)
Airs: Thursdays at 08:45 pm
Runtime: 15 Minutes
Premiere: August 01, 2013
Episode Order: 1

“Once Upon A Time: For the Fans” is a television premiere hosted by Lee Arenberg (“Pirates of the Caribbean” movies, “Once Upon a Time”) featuring never-before seen interviews with ABC’s “Once Upon a Time” cast, a profile of Captain Hook (“Sincerely Hook”) and a special look at the families of Storybrooke and how they’re intertwined (“A Fractured Family Tree”), along with a preview of ABC’s new fall series “Once Upon a Time in Wonderland.” (Source: Disney XD)

 

 


 

 

 

 

New Shows This Week: 21st-27th July

July 21, 2013 Leave a comment

AU SHOWS

 

Anh Does Britain

Classification: Documentary
Genre: Lifestyle | Travel
Status: New Series
Network: Seven ( Australia)
Airs: Tuesdays at 07:30 pm
Runtime: 60 Minutes
Premiere: July 23, 2013

Anh Does Britain follows thge best-selling author Anh Do as he takes a journey of discovery through the United Kingdom.

 


Formal Wars

Classification: Reality
Genre: Lifestyle
Status: New Series
Network: Seven ( Australia)
Airs: Thursdays at 08:00 pm
Runtime: 60 Minutes
Premiere: July 25, 2013

Formal Wars follows different groups of teens each week as they prepare for the biggest night of their lives, the high school formal. Two high school students receive $2000 towards the cost of their school formal each week. Accepting the money though means that the teens have to hand over the party planning to their parents.

 

 


 

UK SHOWS

 

Burton And Taylor

Classification: Scripted
Genre: Celebrities | Drama | Lifestyle
Status: Ended
Network: BBC FOUR ( United Kingdom)
Airs: Mondays at 09:00 pm
Runtime: 90 Minutes
Premiere: July 22, 2013

Helena Bonham Carter and Dominic West star as the couple who famously married and divorced twice in the space of 12 years.

 


 

Badults

Classification: Scripted
Genre: Comedy | Lifestyle
Status: New Series
Network: BBC THREE ( United Kingdom)
Airs: Tuesdays at 10:00 pm
Runtime: 30 Minutes
Premiere: July 23, 2013

Badults follows three flatmates – Tom, Ben and Matthew three of the most childish adults you could ever come across.

 

 


 

US SHOWS

 

Axe Cop

Classification: Animation
Genre: Animation General | Comedy | Crime | Drama | Family
Status: New Series
Network: FOX ( USA)
Airs: Saturdays at 11:00 pm
Runtime: 15 Minutes
Premiere: July 21, 2013
Episode Order: 6

The “Axe Cop” web comic was created by then five-year-old Malachai Nicolle and his 29-year-old brother, Ethan, and chronicles the adventures of an axe-wielding police officer and his loyal team of allies as they fight bad guys. Written by Malachai and drawn by Ethan, the first five installments of “Axe Cop” were put online on January 25, 2010 and went viral in a matter of days. T (Source: FOX)

 

 


 

High School USA!

Classification: Animation
Genre: Adult Cartoons
Status: New Series
Network: FOX ( USA)
Airs: Saturdays at 11:15 pm
Runtime: 15 Minutes
Premiere: July 21, 2013
Episode Order: 6

Join the super-positive, millennial students of HIGH SCHOOL USA!, as they confront all the unique challenges of growing up in a modern world. Led by the painfully naïve and always upbeat MARSH MERRIWETHER, there is nothing these kids can’t put a positive spin on, from cyber-bullying to Adderall-addiction to embarrassing sexting incidents. (Source: FOX)

 

 


 

The Vineyard

Classification: Reality
Genre: Family
Status: New Series
Network: ABC Family ( USA)
Airs: Tuesdays at 10:00 pm
Runtime: 60 Minutes
Premiere: July 23, 2013

“The Vineyard,” a dramatic coming-of-age docu-soap, follows a handful of 20-somethings in Martha’s Vineyard for the summer. Tight quarters, new friends and new rivals, all living, working and playing together, make this picturesque playground ripe for mischief and romance. “The Vineyard” is created and executive-produced by Dave Broome (“Biggest Loser”) and Brian Smith (“Masterchef”). The series is produced by 25/7 Productions.

 

 


 

Golan The Insatiable

Classification: Animation
Genre: Animation General | Comedy | Family
Status: New Series
Network: FOX ( USA)
Airs: Saturdays at 11:00 pm
Runtime: 30 Minutes
Premiere: July 27, 2013
Episode Order: 6

“GOLAN THE INSATIABLE” is the story of a mighty godlord from an alternate universe who arrives in the small town of Oak Grove, where his only friend is a 10-year-old goth girl named DYLAN. Together they fight the boredom of suburban life. GOLAN is Dylan’s ideal playmate and constantly urges him to destroy and wreak havoc on the town that makes her so miserable. (Source: FOX)

 

 


 

Lucas Brothers Moving Co.

Classification: Animation
Genre: Animation General | Comedy | Family
Status: New Series
Network: FOX ( USA)
Airs: Saturdays at 11:30 pm
Runtime: 30 Minutes
Premiere: July 27, 2013
Episode Order: 6

The stand-up comedy of New York-based identical twins Kenny and Keith Lucas (The Lucas Brothers) gets animated. After their uncle dies and leaves them his old van, the twins start a moving company called Va¢ation Boy$. Their customers are often apprehensive to hire such a scrawny duo, but the brothers like to remind them that that’s why God made two of them. A day that begins simply by moving a bed down the street may lead to the threat of city-wide catastrophe, resolved only with the help of a once-famous ’90s wrestler. (Source: FOX)

 

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