FENCES (2016) 12
9PM, FILM4 ★★★
A Black And Proud season on Film4 begins with Denzel Washington’s production of August Wilson’s Pulitzer Prize-winning play. Set in the 1950s, it’s a family saga, with Washington as patriarch Troy Maxson, reliving his glory days as a baseball star – as well as other, more painful memories. 9.00
Sky 113 Virgin 122 (HD 121)
8am Everybody Hates Chris
Veep (S) 10.10 Divorce (S) Curb Your Enthusiasm Modern Family (S) 1.30 Everybody Hates Chris 2.30 The Mindy Project (S) 3.30 30 Rock (S) 4.30 Parks and Recreation 5.30 Veep (S)
6.05 Veep Episode 2/8. Series 1. (S)
6.40 Sex and the City
7.15 Sex and the City
7.50 Curb Your Enthusiasm
8.25 Curb Your Enthusiasm 9.00 NEW Pen15
Anna and Maya discover they have secret powers.
9.35 NEW A.P. Bio Jack is offered a chance to leapfrog onto Mary’s Harvard phone plan.
10.05 NEW Last Week Tonight with John Oliver The comedian delivers the latest news in his own style.
10.40 NEW Our Cartoon President A momentous election year for the Cartoon President continues.
NEW Real Time with Bill Maher Lively discussion of the week’s events.
12.30am Saturday Night Live
Sky 132 Virgin 126 (HD 226)
11am Inspector Alleyn Mysteries (S) 1pm The Coroner (S) 2.00 Murdoch Mysteries (S) 3.00 Murdoch Mysteries (S) 4.00 Murdoch Mysteries (S) 5.00 Major Crimes (S) 6.00 Major Crimes (S) 7.00 Father Brown. Lady Felicia’s home comes under threat. 8.00 Death in Paradise. A dead body turns up in the police station. 9.00 Evil 10.00 Murdoch Mysteries (S) 11.00 Murdoch Mysteries (S) 12midnight The Coroner (S) 1.00 Motive
Sky 152 Virgin 138 (HD 137)
12noon Stargate SG-1 1.00 Merlin
2.00 Star Trek: Deep Space Nine 3.00 Star Trek: Voyager 4.00 Stargate Atlantis 5.00 Stargate SG-1 6.00 Warehouse 13 7.00 Star Trek: The Next Generation 8.00 Merlin
9.00 The Outpost. The Prime Order attacks and Talon risks all with a bold plan. 10.00 FILM Triassic World (2018) PG ● Horror, starring Paulina Laurant. 12midnight Fact or Faked: Paranormal Files 1.00
Star Trek: The Next Generation
Freeview 91 Freesat 155 Sky 174 Virgin 273
1pm Beautiful Serengeti 1.35 Deadliest Tornadoes 2.45 Daphne du Maurier: In Rebecca’s Footsteps 3.55 The Feud (S) 5.05 Marked Man: Martin Luther King and the FBI 6.10 Deadliest Tornadoes 7.20 Decoding Da Vinci. A look at how Leonardo da Vinci used science to create his art. (S) 8.35 The Poison Squad. Part one of two. A chemist who took on food manufacturers in the US. (S) 9.50 The Dust Bowl. The worst man-made ecological disaster in US history.