DRAMA 800 WORDS
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The ability to blend comedy with heartfelt drama is 800Words’ strength. Tonight is light on comedy but it’s possibly the best episode to date. George (Erik Thomson, above centre) is struggling with parenting after Shay’s (Melina Vidler, left) arrest. As she rebels against their life in Weld, ghosts of the past threaten to break the Turner family apart.
MAKING FAMILIES HAPPY 8. 3 0PM, ABC Psychologist John Aiken turns his attention to helping four families in crisis. With Clare Rowe, he’ll use scientifically proven techniques to help them attain happiness. The best bit is there are plenty of relatable lessons for us at home to help improve our own relationships.
THE AMERICANS NS 1 0. 3 0PM, ONE Since their KGB friends nds were murdered last t week, Philip (Matthew Rhys, ys, right) and Elizabeth h (Keri Russell) are on edge. e. Has their cover been blown?own? It’s the first time we’ve seen them rattled, and the he extra layers of tension meanean the show – which is s always edge-of-yoururseat viewing – is even en more nail-biting.