Week of Monday, May 22 to Sunday, May 28
Whether you plan to have a lazy evening in front of the telly or want to catch up after a cheeky night out, Digital Spy has your TV viewing schedule covered every week.
Here are all the shows that you absolutely have to watch over the next seven days:
1. Twin Peaks – Monday at 2am / Tuesday at 9pm on Sky Atlantic
It's happening again. No, really, it's actually happening again! The cult '90s drama from the bizarre minds of David Lynch and Mark Frost is back for a third season. It remains to be seen whether it'll be any good or not, but who doesn't want another trip back to Washington? You can either stay up really late and ruin your body clock for the week, or try to avoid spoilers and wait till 9pm later that night.
2. The Handmaid's Tale – Sunday at 9pm on Channel 4
This new dystopian series based on Margaret Atwood's novel has been picking up a lot of positive buzz, and it finally lands in the UK this week. Mad Men's Elisabeth Moss stars in the drama based on a future America where declining birth rates have led to a brand new social order. The small number of fertile women are now slaves used to carry children for the new leaders. So… things could be worse, people.
3. White Gold – Wednesday at 10pm on BBC Two
If you've missed The Inbetweeners for the past few years, then this is the next best thing. Creator Damon Beesley has teamed up once more with Joe Thomas and James Buckley for this hilarious '80s-set comedy about double glazing salesmen/con men. And joining them is the suave jack-the-lad Ed Westwick. And it has a killer soundtrack.
4. The Trial: A Murder in the Family – all week at 9pm on Channel 4
Starting on Sunday 21, this intriguing new docu-drama is spread across the week, and follows a fictional murder case in a real court. Michael Gould plays the defendant against a real-life judge, jury, witnesses and QCs. It's a fascinating idea, and one that'll satisfy your true-crime itch.
5. The Met: Policing London – Wednesday at 9pm on BBC One
This documentary series about London's sprawling police force was one of the best factual shows of 2015, and it's back for a second run. The first episode sees two cops patrolling Westminster, before being called for as back up after a party in Hyde Park goes out of control. It's consistently fascinating and engrossing, and gives more than one impression about the life of the police in the modern day.
6. Broken – Tuesday at 9pm on BBC One
Jimmy McGovern's latest drama stars Sean Bean and Anna Friel, so that's a good start. Here, Bean plays a holy man who helps advise one of his parishioners who is struggling to care for her family. It doesn't sound like a barrel of laughs, but with these people involved, it's bound to be a must-see drama.
7. Paula – Thursday at 9pm on BBC Two
Denise Gough and Tom Hughes star in this new three-part drama, in which science teacher Paula hires an odd-job man to deal with rats in her basement, and they soon end up sleeping together. But James is not all he seems, and soon begins a tale of blackmail and revenge. This could be your next favourite thriller.
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