New on TV today: Tuesday 16 November

Written by Shows Editor from the blog New Shows and Seasons on 16 Nov 2021
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Channel: M-Net (DStv 101)
TX Time: 22h30
Genre: Drama


A prisoner consumed by guilt; an officer with an impossible choice.

Sean Bean and Stephen Graham star as two men on the edge in this emotional and thrilling portrayal of life in a British prison.

Mark Cobden (Bean) is newly imprisoned, consumed by guilt for his crime, and way out of his depth in the volatile world of prison life.

He meets Eric McNally (Graham), an excellent prison officer doing his best to protect those in his charge.

However, when one of the most dangerous inmates identifies his weakness, Eric faces an impossible choice; between his principles and his family.

Sky Cops

Channel: CBS Reality (DStv 132)
TX Time: 11h10
Genre: Docu-Reality

Sky Cops

Sky Cops is a thrilling docu-series that follows the adrenaline-filled world of the sky police, as they hunt down and capture hardened criminals and keep the peace, all from the sky.

Filmed using cutting-edge technology, get a never-before-seen glimpse into the unique world of policing by helicopter as seen through the eyes of the pilots and police.

A truly new perspective, Sky Cops reveals the fight against crime from the sky.

In the series premiere, "Flat Out": Dangerous drivers take desperate measures as they try to outdrive the traffic police in stolen or uninsured cars.

But, as Jamie Theakston reveals, they stand little chance of getting away from South Yorkshire's police helicopter crews and their 150mph machine.

George Clarke's Old House, New Home 2

Channel: The Home Channel (DStv 176)
TX Time: 20h00
Genre: Reality Makeover, Reality, Home Improvement

George Clarke's Old House, New Home 2

Restoration man George Clarke shows that it's possible to create a modern interior without destroying a property's historical charm.

In each episode, George tackles two very different makeovers on properties from the same architectural era.

From reconfiguring layouts, to tip-toeing around planning restrictions, he'll prove that you don't have to sacrifice character to own a functional and contemporary home.

In the Season 2 premiere, "Liverpool & Kent": George takes on an outmoded 1930s semi in Liverpool for teachers Simon and Sofie and a stunning medieval farmhouse in Kent that is like a perfectly preserved time capsule.


Actors in this post: Sean Bean, Stephen Graham

Channels in this post: M-Net, CBS Reality, The Home Channel


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