Sundays, 9pm,Channel 4 We actually had not watched The Island with Bear Grylls, the extreme survival reality show, but they’ve changed it up a bit this time round with a twist that might make it more appealing to our tastes so I thought I’d give it a show discussion post just in case. 12 contestants… Read More »
Wednesdays, 9pm,Dave and UKTV Play It’s time to go again! The comics (from left to right in this picture): Katy Wix David Baddiel Jo Brand Rose Matafeo Ed Gamble Who will win and will the tasks be up to standard?
Netflix This has been on for about two weeks, when I first heard about the idea I scoffed, it’s just Ninja Warrior for cars how original, it’ll have, like, the same obstacles over and over again like Ultimate Beastmaster. it’ll try and be achingly cool to the point of laughability. Readers, I’m six episodes in… Read More »
Sundays, 7pm,STV “If you want to win you have to crack the PIN.” Character actor Lorraine Kelly hosts a new show on STV (whilst the rest of the UK watches a new series of 5 Gold Rings) based around answering questions to crack PIN codes for big cash prizes. Actually getting to watch this outside… Read More »
This has taken me by surprise, although I knew they were coming out around this sort of time. Anyway, Tom and David are back to try out three new formats, the first one is Personal Best. I wasn’t at the testing this time round so these are basically a mystery to me (although I’ve heard… Read More »
Netflix Better late than never, today I’ve re-subbed to Netflix after a few months of there not seeming much point because I was at work all the time. Anyway I’m hoping to watch this at the weekend – you may well have watched this and have an opinion on it already. Six contestants try and… Read More »