REALITY THE REAL HOUSEWIVES OF MELBOURNE
7. 3 0PM, ARENA Most reality-TV shows save a wedding until the end of the series for maximum drama. TRHOM doesn’t need more drama so tonight it’s Gamble’s (above, with partner Rick) Byron Bay beach wedding, five episodes in. One hiccup – it looks like torrential rain and Gamble’s dressmaker is doubling as the wedding planner and has no back-up plan.
9. 3 0PM, S E VEN Don’t get too attached to this new US series – it’s already been cancelled – but for those who don’t mind death-row TV it’s a conspiracy thriller starring Peter Facinelli ( NurseJackie) and Brit Anna Friel. Friel plays Sgt Odelle Ballard, who has a role in a special ops task force in Mali and discovers a major US corporation is secretly funding terrorists.
7. 3 0PM, PREMIERERE Melissa McCarthy (right)ght) had been going through the motions otions until she signed on to this action on comedy. Director Paul Feig has s Bridesmaids and Freaks aks andGeeks on his CV, which explains why this takes more twists and turns than your average blockbuster US film.