DRAMA HOME FIRES
8. 3 0PM, BBC F I RST
Set in a small English village as World War II starts to take hold, this period drama focuses not on the action, but on the women who keep things running as their men either leave or fall apart. It’s a great twist on the usual tales we see of wartime and is backed up by a brilliant cast and scripts that have both moments of heartbreak and comic relief.
UNTOUCHABLE: POWER CORRUPTS 9. 3 0PM, C I NETWORK With great power comes great responsibility … and also, sadly, the opportunity for corruption. Though re-enactments and expert comment, mment, this six-part series shows what can happen when ambition takes a dark turn. Tonight, a series ies of seemingly unrelated illnesses link nk back to a well-liked and highly respected cted doctor.
SATURDAY NIGHT CRACK-UP K-UP 7. 3 0PM, ABC Eddie Perfect (right) is, well, perfect rfect to helm this annual live variety gig. Celebrating the end of ABC’s Mental ental As week-long project, Crack-Upp encourages donations to mental al health research while simultaneously eously attempting to tickle your funny bone. Guest performers will include Julia ulia Morris, HG Nelson, Michala Banas, as, Ed Kavalee and many more famous s faces.