COMEDY SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE
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Martin Freeman wasn’t confident going into this hosting gig: “I expect all of America to turn it on and go, ‘Who the (expletive) is that?’” Never fear, Mr Freeman. We know exactly who you are – Dr Watson from Sherlock, Bilbo from TheHobbit (above). Charlie XCX is the musical guest.
PRIDE AND PREJUDICE: HAVING A BALL 1 PM, S BS1 Ladies, while the blokes are doing whatever blokes do during lunch break in the cricket, grab the remote and flick to this doco for a fix of romance. You’ll be transported back 200 years to the time of Elizabeth and Mr Darcy, as the BBC team recreates the Regency Ball.
RARE EXPORTS: A CHRISTMAS TALE 1 0.4 0PM, S BS2 The Santa Clausaus of Finnish folklore is not a friendly dly gift-giver, but a demonicnic tormentor of children. When modern miners accidentally entally drill the supernatural being out of hibernation, Santa’s straight back k into the bad-guy business. iness. One child evades ades Santa’s clutches hes and saves the e day.