LIFESTYLE GARDENING AUSTRALIA
6. 3 0PM, ABC
There’s something so charming about this stalwart show – even if you’re a total gardening dud. And if you’re spending a Saturday night in, settle in as the colourful Josh Byrne shows how to overcome a particularly tricky situation – south-facing aspects that get deep shade for most of the year.
BESSIE 8. 3 0PM, S HOWCASE This telemovie has been two decades in the making – the first script was written in the 1990s. Now the story of empress of the blues, Bessie Smith, is finally being told. Queen Latifah stars as the struggling young singer who transforms into one of the most influential music stars of the 1920s. It’s a moving and musically awesome tale of tenacity and extraordinary nary talent.
BONDI VET 6PM, T E N What’s not to love? Impossiblypossibly chiselled, beach-dwellingng vet hunk Chris Brown (right) comes mes face-toface with Ben the sheep ep – a free spirit who has been on the run, living a solitary and nomadic madic life for the past five years. All that time away from human care means ns Ben hasn’t had a haircut. And he desperately esperately needs one. Underneath h that thick, matted coat could d be all manner of health issues. s.