A selection of the new and returning series coming soon to free-to-air TV in the coming weeks that we think you should know about. For IceTV members, there's no need to wait. You can already set them to automatically record at home when they arrive.
8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown
Mon, 11 Nov 2019
8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown
It's Letters and Numbers with a whole bunch of comedians. Hosted by Jimmy Carr, Rachel Riley and Susie Dent.
Jimmy Carr, Sean Lock, Jon Richardson, Rachel Riley, Susie Dent
Series, United Kingdom, English, Comedy, Entertainment, Game Show
Amazing Wedding Cakes goes behind the scenes of notable bakeries from around America including Gateaux Inc., Cleveland's White Flower Cake Shoppe, and Christopher Garren, as they take on challenges, creating high-end speciality wedding cakes for their clients. Follow the entire design process from the initial client consultation to baking and assembling the cake, through to the final delivery.
Morris Anderson, Christian Omari, Jesse Jesus Salazar
Series, United States, English, Cooking, Food/Wine, Lifestyle, Real Life
David Attneborough returns with yet another tribute to our beautiful planet, and the creatures we share it with. Travelling throughout the seven continents, he details and landscape and wildlife that makes each continent unique and a world in itself. With the use of new technology, he is able to capture aspects of the planet we have never been able to see before.
Series, United Kingdom, English, Documentary, Nature
It's day one of the first ever Child Genius Australia competition, overseen by quizmaster Dr Susan Carland. Nineteen gifted children will be tested on their knowledge of science and memory and with the two lowest scorers facing elimination, every child, and their parents are desperate to make the grade.
Dr Susan Carland
Series, Australia, English, Entertainment, Game Show, Variety
There's nothing much about cricket that Sam Pang, Mick Molloy and Andy Maher don't know. And they're expert enough and lighthearted enough to bring a touch of humour to their huge compendium of who's who in the cricket world.
Consider the numbers, almost 100% of our food, plus a respectable percentage eaten by people outside Oz, is produced by Aussie farmers under increasingly difficult conditions. It's time to think about eating sustainably. Ah, but how is it done?
The Other Side is a half-hour documentary television series that follows Jeff Richards, a mentalist who is of First Nations ancestry, and his team of paranormal investigators in their pursuit to make contact with Canada's most unsettled spirits.
Series, Canada, English, Documentary, Society & Culture
Justice is blind, they say, and sometimes it can get things wildly and tragically wrong. And then it isn't justice. Here are some stories about people whose lives have been shattered by the brutal miscarriage of justice.
Exalted by filmmakers, fantasised by Agatha Christie, the Orient Express is the most famous train in the world, but who knows its true story? From Paris to Istanbul, via Venice, this exclusive investigation tracks down the lost carriages of the legendary train that revolutionised the art of travel.
Series, France, English, Documentary, Historical, Mini Series, Science & Tech, Society & Culture
A four-part series that looks at relationships and dating for those with an Autism Spectrum Disorder. Follow young adults on the autism spectrum exploring love, dating and relationships. Michael wants to find a wife, Chloe hopes to find someone that sees beyond her disabilities. Ruth and Thomas celebrate an anniversary.
Series, Australia, English, Documentary, Real Life
An annoyed mother sends her little daughter back to the playground to retrieve a forgotten jacket. She hears a whistling behind the curtain of snow. The little girl follows the lure and vanishes without a trace a child murderer is afoot. The police are helpless and are progressing at idle speed. The Minister of the Interior exploits the incident politically for his own purposes. The press is instigating, and the people get more and more nervous the city seems full of suspects. More and more children disappear, and as the dead bodies appear in the melting snow, the situation escalates. The only focus is on finding the killer, and it soon becomes a public case. Total surveillance, fake news, agitation in the net, and arbitrary arrests. The criminal underworld is made to look like fools. In a turn of events, they actually do the work of the police and search for the murderer themselves. M: A City Hunts A Murderer is a contemporary reimagining of Fritz Lang's 1931 thriller M.
Dominik Maringer, Sarah Victoria Frick, Johanna Orsini-Rosenberg
Series, Germany, German, English Subtitles, Crime, Drama, Mini Series, Thriller
From renowned filmmaker Jos? Padilha (Elite Squad, Robocop), comes an inside look at the men who would stop at nothing to take down Pablo Escobar (Wagner Moura). From the Colombian government to the DEA agents, and the policemen who would risk their lives, to the US officials who would spin the story, Narcos is an unfiltered look into the war that would change the drug trade forever. Narcos also stars Boyd Holbrook, Joanna Christie, and Game Of Thrones' Pedro Pascal.
Pedro Pascal, Wagner Moura, Boyd Holbrook
Series, United States, English, Biography, Crime, Drama
Starring Emmy and Golden Globe nominee Kirsten Dunst (Fargo, Bring It On), this series explores the cult of free enterprise and one woman?s relentless pursuit of the American Dream. Set in a small Orlando adjacent town in 1992, On Becoming a God in Central Florida follows Krystal Stubbs (Dunst), a minimum wage water park employee who lies, schemes, and cons her way up the ranks of Founders American Merchandise (FAM) the cultish, flag waving, multibillion dollar pyramid scheme that drove her to ruin in the first place, run by the powerful Obie Garbeau II (Ted Levine, The Silence of the Lambs).
Kirsten Dunst, Th?odore Pellerin, Mel Rodriguez, Ted Levine, Alexander Skarsg?rd
Based on the novels by Diana Gabaldon, this British-American drama series sees Caitriona Balfe as Claire Randall, a married combat nurse from 1945, who is mysteriously swept back in time to 1743 Scotland. Immediately thrown into an unknown world where her life is threatened, she ignites a passionate relationship that tears Claire's heart between two vastly different men in two irreconcilable lives.
Directed by Ronald D. Moore. Caitriona Balfe, Sam Heughan, Duncan Lacroix
Series, United Kingdom, English, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
This series brings authentic Mexican flavors, colors, textures and warmth into American kitchens. A former policy analyst focused on Latin American politics and history, Pati Jinich is also a chef, cooking teacher, food writer and mother of 3 whose true passion lies in sharing the tastes of her childhood and culinary adventures in her native country.
Series, United States, English, Cooking, Food/Wine
Perspective Shift was created in an effort to drive a change in attitudes toward disability in Australia by sharing real stories of people with disability told by people with disability. Attitude Foundation commissioned the series to highlight the challenges for people with disability including experiences of marginalisation and discrimination and the unique perspectives people with disability bring to their chosen field or industry. Attitude Foundation's CEO, Angel Dixon says, "The messages shared in Perspective Shift are the tools that society needs to move forward on the path to inclusion". Attitude Foundation has commissioned research to support the themes explored in Perspective Shift and will be encouraging education professionals to utilise the series and research.
Series, Australia, English, Documentary, Society & Culture
Farmers around Australia are facing what some are calling the worst drought in living memory, some towns having not seen rain in seven years. Join ABC NEWS as we find out first hand how big of an impact the drought is having.
Series, Australia, English, Current Affairs, Documentary
A host of culinary experts carry you on an amazing journey around the globe as they experience a wealth of delicious cuisines. Your senses are teased as these canny cooks share their tips and techniques.
Series, United Kingdom, English, Cooking, Food/Wine, Lifestyle
Tracey Spicer presents a revelatory series, shining a light on sexual harassment within vast corporations and small businesses, its impact and tackles the confusion about what is and isn't sexual harassment.
Presented annually at The British Academy Britannia Awards gala dinner in Los Angeles, where peers and colleagues celebrate the work and accomplishments of the distinguished honorees and gather to celebrate the fruitful relationship between the UK and US film and television industries.
The Impeachment Show documents the investigation into President Donald Trump and his alleged co-conspirators in the Ukraine scandal, and follows the process to its historic conclusion - the removal of a sitting president or the survival of an unstoppable populist.
Series, United States, English, Current Affairs, Documentary, News, Society & Culture
With the food from his wife's funeral from a year before, finally running out, it's time for Wade and his two girls, Grace and Natalie to move on with their lives. His friends manage to get him back onto the dating scene, and this time, as a widower, Wade is suddenly very attractive to women. In the meantime, it's also time for him to begin parenting his daughters again. And that means boundaries.
Directed by Bill Martin, Mike Schiff. Walton Goggins, Rob Corddry, Omar Benson Miller, Michaela Watkins, Omar Benson Miller, Maya Lynne Robinson, Ruby Jay, Mackenzie Moss.
Series, United States, English, Comedy, Drama, Family
Amazing chocolate history, modern day Willy Wonkas, eye popping factory tours, vats of molten treats, rare ingredients, luxury chocolate treats, and the everyday favourites we all love it's all here in this chocolate box of a series.
Series, United Kingdom, English, Cooking, Documentary, Food/Wine, Lifestyle
Tony Robinson's World By Rail sees Sir Tony take a whirlwind journey around the globe, jumping on and off trains across Europe, and then heading east through India, Thailand, Malaysia, Australia, Japan and finally the USA. Along the way, he will disembark to experience the things that fascinate him the most.
Series, United Kingdom, English, Documentary, Science & Tech, Travel
It's full speed ahead at the Rescue Bots Academy as Heatwave, Chase, Blade, and Boulder take a new class under their wing and teach them everything they know. Hot Shot, Hoist, Whirl, Wedge, and Medix are the first ever students to attend the academy, where they learn the values of teamwork and friendship.
Series, United States, English, Action, Adventure, Animation, Children