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DRAMA ABOUT A BOY

7. 3 0PM, FOX8

Adapted from the best-sell­ing book by Nick Hornby, which was adapted into a movie star­ring Hugh Grant, this se­ries hits all the same emo­tional marks: emo­tion­ally crip­pled bach­e­lor (David Wal­ton, above) meets boy next door (Benjamin Stock­ham) with neu­rotic mother (Min­nie Driver), with neigh­bourly love sav­ing them all. De­vel­oped for TV by Fri­dayNightLights and Par­ent­hood’s Ja­son Ka­tims.

COM­EDY

LAST WEEK TONIGHT WITH JOHN OLIVER 6. 3 0PM, T HE C OMEDY C HANNEL Af­ter his carve-up of Barn­aby Joyce over the fed­eral min­is­ter’s “war on ter­ri­ers”, John Oliver may not be on the Ab­bott Gov­ern­ment’s pre­ferred view­ing list. But it’s hard to ar­gue at the skilled way this satirist punc­tures s the in­flated egos of the pow­er­ful and sim­pli­fies key ey is­sues with good hu­mour.

DRAMA

HOW TO GET AWAY Y WITH MUR­DER 1 0.4 0PM, S E VEN Back to a new times­lot, the he Keat­ing Five re­main in the e po­lice cross­fire, ques­tioneded over An­nalise’s miss­ing hus­band. Mar­cia Gay Harden den guest stars again, fix­ing her er in­quiries on An­nalise (Vi­ola la Davis, right).

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