TV Pick of the Week: Week 3


Looking to have a snuggly night in instead of going out on the lash? Procrastinating before doing that first essay? Look no further! Here are our picks for the best TV of the week.

Best Comedy

Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow- Series 2, Episode 5

Why: Comic genius from the funnyman, who this week introduces Noel Fielding – the incredible star from The Mighty Boosh, Mike Gunn, Seann Walsh and Hal Cruttenden.

Where: BBC Iplayer

Available until: 23rd October

Best Drama

The Pillars of the Earth (film)

Why: A star-studded cast, including Rufus Sewell and Ian McShane, a powerful love story and 12th Century England provide an entertaining mix in this adaptation of Ken Follett’s novel.

Where: 4oD

Broadcast on: 23rd October, 9pm

Best Documentary

The Only Way is Essex – Series 1, Episode 2

Something of a cross between a reality TV show and an observational documentary – with a healthy helping of crazy antics – this Essex-based show is sure to help you forget your tutorial woes.

Where: ITV Player

Available until: N/A

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