The Weekly List (1-7 February)

New and returning world dramas

You Cannot Hide S1 Netflix [Available Now]
Unauthorized Living S2 Netflix [Available Now]
Finding Joy S1 W 05/02/2020
Just One Look MS More4 07/02/2020
My Holo Love S1 Netflix 07/02/2020

New and returning British and US dramas

Snowfall S3 BBC2 01/02/2020 [*]
Baghdad Central SS C4 03/02/2020 [*]
Inside No. 9 S5 BBC2 03/02/2020 [*]
Shakespeare & Hathaway – Private Investigators S3 BBC1 03/02/2020
The Good Doctor S3P2 Sky Witness 04/02/2020
The L Word: Generation Q S1 Sky Atlantic 04/02/2020 [*]
Home S2 C4 05/02/2020 [*]
The Righteous Gemstones S1 Sky Comedy 05/02/2020 [*]
Perpetual Grace, LTD S1 StarzPlay 06/02/2020 [*]
Locke & Key S1 Netflix 07/02/2020 [*]
Mythic Quest: Raven’s Banquet S1 Apple TV+ 07/02/2020 [*]

*For shows marked with a [*] scroll down the page for more details and links to trailers where available.

Continuing subtitled dramas

The Passenger S1/LS More4 Ep. 4 (of 6) (TV Premiere)

Other continuing world dramas

Murdoch Mysteries S12 Drama Ep. 3 (of 18) Sat (Freeview Premiere)
The New Pope S1 Sky Atlantic Sun Ep. 7 & 8 (of 9)
Murdoch Mysteries S13 Alibi Mon Ep. 4 (of 18)
Frankie Drake Mysteries S3 Alibi Tue Ep. 3 (of 10)
Ms Fisher’s Modern Murder Mysteries S1 Drama Ep. 3 (of 8) (Freeview Premiere)
Rookie Blue S5 5USA Wed Ep. 5 (of 11) (Freeview Premiere)

New and returning world dramas – details

You Cannot Hide (No te puedes esconder) S1 Netflix [Available Now]
“A nurse and her daughter flee her husband’s drug-trafficking past in Mexico and assume new identities in Spain, but still face danger in Madrid”. Spanish language drama from Telemundo which is being marketed as a Netflix Original series. Follow the Netflix link above for a trailer.

Unauthorized Living (Vivir Sin Permiso) S2 Netflix [Available Now]
“When a Galician shipper and drug lord hiding his Alzheimer’s reveals plans to retire, his second-in-command plots to steal the empire from the heir”. Second and final season of the Spanish drama which is marketed as a Netflix Original series. Follow the Netflix link above for trailers for both seasons.

Finding Joy S1 W 05/02/2020
“Joy (Amy Huberman) is perfectly happy with her life. It’s neat and tidy and just how she likes it. Her long-term boyfriend Aidan may have left her, but things are totally fine the way they are. That is, until Joy unwittingly lands herself a new job filling in for Ireland’s most-beloved vlogger, Flora the Happy Hunter”. Irish comedy drama.

Just One Look (Juste un regard) MS More4 07/02/2020
“Eva Beaufils takes just one look at an old photo and it turns her whole world upside down. Suddenly, her husband Bastien disappears. Eva has only one thing left in mind: find him at all costs”. French crime drama based on the novel by Harlen Coben.

My Holo Love S1 Netflix 07/02/2020
“Unexpected love finds a lonely woman when she forms a connection with a humanlike hologram who looks exactly like his prickly creator”. Netflix Original series from Korea.

A reminder, if you’re not a member already, that we have a Facebook group with discussion threads set up for you to discuss these shows and many other world dramas.

New and returning British and US dramas – details

Snowfall S3 BBC2 01/02/2020
Third season of John Singleton’s hard-hitting drama about the beginnings of the crack epidemic in 1980s Los Angeles.

Baghdad Central SS C4 03/02/2020
“Noir thriller set in Iraq 2003, starring Waleed Zuaiter as ex-police inspector Muhsin al-Khafaji, who is searching for his missing daughter, based on the book Baghdad Central by Elliott Colla”.

Inside No. 9 S5 BBC2 03/02/2020
“Fifth season of the anthology series of darkly comic twisted tales by Steve Pemberton and Reece Shearsmith, each one taking place behind a door marked ‘number 9′”.

The L Word: Generation Q S1 Sky Atlantic 04/02/2020
“Sequel to the groundbreaking drama series The L Word set over ten years after the events of the original series and relocating the setting to Silver Lake, Los Angeles. Returning cast Jennifer Beals, Kate Moennig and Leisha Hailey will resume their original roles”.

Home S2 C4 05/02/2020
“Return of the comedy series written by and starring Rufus Jones, that deftly gets to the essence of home and family through the eyes of Syrian asylum-seeker Sami”.

The Righteous Gemstones S1 Sky Comedy 05/02/2020
“Danny McBride writes and stars in the story of a world-famous televangelist family with a long tradition of deviance, greed and charitable work – all in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ”.

Perpetual Grace, LTD S1 StarzPlay 06/02/2020
“Follows James, a young grifter, as he attempts to prey upon Pastor Byron Brown, who turns out to be far more dangerous than he suspects”.

Locke & Key S1 Netflix 07/02/2020
“After their dad’s murder, three siblings move with their mom to his ancestral estate, where they discover magical keys that unlock powers — and secrets”.

Mythic Quest: Raven’s Banquet S1 Apple TV+ 07/02/2020
“The cutting-edge comedy is set in a video game development studio and will explore the intricacies of the human condition through hilarious and innovative ways”.

A reminder, if you’re not a member already, that we have a Facebook group with discussion threads set up for you to discuss these shows and many other British and US dramas.

Subtitled film list (BBC4, Channel 4 & Film 4)

Frantz (France/Germany, 2016) Sat, BBC4
Menashe (USA (Yiddish), 2017) Sun/Mon, Film4
An Elephant Sitting Still (China, 2018) Mon/Tue, Film4
Seoul Station (Korea, 2016) Fri/Sat, Film4

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