The Weekly List (9-15 March)

New world dramas

The Heart Guy (Doctor, Doctor) S3 Drama 10/03/2019
If I Hadn’t Met You (Si no t’hagues conegut) S1 Netflix 15/03/2019
The Mafia Dolls (Las Munecas de la Mafia) S2* Netflix 15/03/2019

Continuing subtitled dramas

Trapped S2 BBC4 Sat Ep. 7 & 8 (of 10)
Ride Upon the Storm S1 C4(WP) Sun Ep. 7 (of 10)
The Miracle S1 Sky Atlantic Tue Ep. 5 &6 (of 8) 
Deutschland 86 S2 More4(WP) Fri Ep. 2 (of 10)

Other continuing world dramas

Coroner S1 Universal Mon Ep. 8 (of 8)
Murdoch Mysteries S12 Alibi Mon Ep. 9 (of 18)
Rush S2 Alibi Mon to Fri Ep. 13 to 17 (of 22)
Frankie Drake Mysteries S2 Alibi Tue Ep. 8 (of 10)
Bite Club S1 Alibi (Wed) Ep. 5 (of 8)
Burden of Truth S2 Universal Thu Ep. 6 (of 8)  

*Keep reading for more details on all the new world dramas as well as
separate lists of this week’s subtitled free to air films and new British & American TV shows. We’ll have discussion threads for all the major new shows in our Fans of European and World TV Dramas facebook group. If you’re not a member already you’re very welcome to join.

New world dramas – details

The Heart Guy (Doctor Doctor) S3 Drama Channel 10/03/2019
Meet Doctor Hugh Knight – a rising star in the Sydney heart surgery ranks, who is gifted, charmed, hedonistic and infallible, until his world comes crashing down. Banned from surgery and forced to work as a local doctor, he retreats to his hometown of Whyhope, but finds that it is not the country escape he had in mind. Season 3 trailer.

If I Hadn’t Met You (Si no t’hagues conegut) S1 Netflix 15/03/2019
Eduard, a husband and father who loses his family in a tragic accident, travels to parallel universes to seek a better fate for his beloved wife. Catalan language drama.

The Mafia Dolls (Las muñecas de la mafia) S2* Netflix 15/03/2019
This dramatic telenovela follows the tumultuous lives of the women who fall in — and out of — love with Colombia’s biggest drugs traffickers. Season 1 of this Colombian telenovela aired back in 2001 but it has now been picked up for a second season in co-operation with Netflix. Trailer.

Subtitled film list (BBC, Channel 4 & Film 4)

Under the Rainbow (France, 2012) Saturday/Sunday, BBC2.
Kon-Tiki (Norway, 2012) Sunday, BBC2.
*(This is on in the afternoon and I’m assuming will be the English language version as they filmed two).
The German Doctor (Argentina, 2013) Sunday, BBC2
The New Girlfriend (France, 2014) Sunday, BBC4
Elle (France, 2016) Monday, Film4

We now have a facebook discussion group specifically for films where you can discuss these films as well as any others you may have seen recently or just favourites you want to recommend to other fans.

New British & US scripted shows starting this week

Chicago Med S4P2 Universal 10/03/2019
Midsomer Murders S20P1 ITV 10/03/2019 [*]
Now Apocalypse S1 StarzPlay 10/03/2019 [*]
American Dad! S13P2 ITV2 11/03/2019
American Gods S2 Amazon 11/03/2019 [*]
Cheat SS ITV 11/03/2019 [*]
Family Guy S17P2 ITV2 11/03/2019
Speechless S1 E4 11/03/2019 [*]
Timewasters S2 ITV2 11/03/2019 
Bounty Hunters S2 Sky1 13/03/2019 
Gone S1 5USA 13/03/2019 (Freeview Premiere) [*]
Madam Secretary S5P2 Sky Witness 14/03/2019
Porters S2 Dave 14/03/2019 
Arrested Development S5P2 Netflix 15/03/2019 [*]
Love, Death & Robots S1 Netflix 15/03/2019 [*]
Turn Up Charlie S1 Netflix 15/03/2019 [*]

You can find more info. about all the shows marked with an [*] – as well as discussion threads for many of the shows – in our British and U.S. TV Dramas facebook group

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