The Weekly List (4-10 April)

New and returning world dramas

Twin S1 BBC4 04/04/2020
Ride Upon the Storm (Herrens veje) S2 Walter P. 05/04/2020
Miss Fisher and the Crypt of Tears S4/SF Alibi 10/04/2020
The Trial (Il Processo) S1 Netflix 10/04/2020

New and returning British and US dramas

The Big Show Show S1 Netflix 06/04/2020 [*]
Alma’s Not Normal SF/P BBC2 07/04/2020 [*]
Red Dwarf: The Promised Land SP/S12.5 Dave 09/04/2020 [*]
Brews Brothers S1 Netflix 10/04/2020 [*]

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

Continuing subtitled dramas (TV only)

Babylon Berlin S3 Sky Atlantic Fri Ep. 11 & 12 (of 12)
Thou Shalt Not Kill S2 More 4(WP) Fri Ep. 4 (of 12)

Other continuing world dramas (First run TV only)

Murdoch Mysteries S13 Alibi Mon Ep. 13 (of 18)
The End S1 Sky Atlantic Mon Ep. 9 (of 10)
War of the Worlds S1 FOX UK Thu Ep. 7 (of 8)

New and returning world dramas – details

Twin S1 BBC4 04/04/2020
“A young mother responsible for the accidental death of her husband asks his twin to assume his identity”. Norwegian drama.

Ride Upon the Storm (Herrens veje) S2 Walter P. 05/04/2020
“Danish drama about a family of priests who can trace their church roots back for 250 years”.

Miss Fisher and the Crypt of Tears S4/SF Alibi 10/04/2020
“Essie Davis is back as glamorous detective Miss Phryne Fisher in this feature-length action-adventure special. Picking up the story from the end of the third series, Miss Fisher embarks on a brand new mystery that takes her far beyond the shores of Australia. Nathan Page, Miriam Margolyes, Ashleigh Cummings also return to their roles alongside guest star Rupert Penry-Jones”.

The Trial (Il Processo) S1 Netflix 10/04/2020
“The murder of a teen girl impacts a public prosecutor linked to the victim, a lawyer seeking a career-making case and a suspect who says she’s innocent”. Italian drama which is being marketed as a Netflix Original series.

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

The Big Show Show S1 Netflix 06/04/2020
“Former WWE wrestler the Big Show is out of the ring and ready for an even tougher challenge: raising three daughters with his wife in Florida”.

Alma’s Not Normal SF/P BBC2 07/04/2020
“After a recent break-up, Alma tries to get her life back on track. But with no job, no qualifications and a rebellious streak a mile wide, it is not going to be easy”. Comedy pilot.

Red Dwarf: The Promised Land SP/S12.5 Dave 09/04/2020
A new feature length special for the long running sci-fi comedy.

Brews Brothers S1 Netflix 10/04/2020
“Two rival brothers must work together to keep their brewery in business, but shenanigans keep foaming up their company with chaos”.

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)

Timbuktu (France, 2014) Sat/Sun, BBC2
Kon-Tiki (Norway, 2012) Sun, BBC2
Elle (France, 2016) Thu/Fri, Film4

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