THE GRAHAM NORTON SHOW
Within minutes Graham Norton has the audience squealing over buns, breasts and vaginas. And that’s before One Direction arrive on his famous red couch. This is one of those A- list line- ups that requires two sittings – Jamie Oliver, Michael Keaton and UK comic Victoria Wood in part one, then 1D bromancing Sir Ian McKellen in part two.
COMEDY HANNIBAL BURESS: LIVE FROM CHICAGO
8.30PM, THE COMEDY CHANNEL
If you’re a fan of the New York- based comedy series Louie, settle in to get to know one of the show’s regular writers as the 32- year- old performs his stand- up in Chicago. He talks about his early days in showbiz and an odd meeting with funnyman Tracy Morgan.
DOCO A FIERCE GREEN FIRE:RE: THE BATTLE FOR A LIVING PLANET
9.30PM, HISTORY CHANNEL ANNEL
Inspired by the book of the same name by Philip Shabecoff, this program draws on the star power of Robert Redford, Meryl Streep ( right) and author Isabel Allende in exploring 50 years of environmental activism. Climate change deniers should have their shoes and angry pens at the ready.