DRAMA OUR GIRL
8. 3 0PM, ABC
A working class, ditzy blonde joins the army, but the similarities to PrivateBenjamin end there for this gritty new British series. Tonight’s first episode of six sees East Londoner Molly (Lacey Turner, above) reach the end of her tether with her cheating boyfriend, dole bludging dad and bursting council house to join the military.
THE AMERICANS STREAMING, PRESTO Just renewed for season four, this excellent spy drama has flown under the radar here. Set during in the early ‘80s, we follow two Russian spies, Elizabeth (Keri Russell) and Philip Jennings (Matthew Rhys), who have so successfully integrated they even have children who think they’re American. You might even find yourself rooting for theseese strangely sympathetic traitors.
STATE OF AFFAIRS 1 0PM, S C T Tense times as Nick (Chris McKenna) has Sheikh Hakam akam in his sights. A typhoon putsuts paid to the assassination plan, so President Payton (Alfre Woodard) decides on an airstrike, e, despite the fact it will kill Nick and nd leave no proof Hakam is dead. d. But presidential adviser Charliee (Katherine Heigl, right) was once ce Nick’s lover, a fact that affects herer judgment.