09 November 2012

British TV Viewing Roundup: 10-11 Nov 2012

Skyfallfinally opened in the States, and I'll be in a theater seat watching Daniel Craig and Javier Bardem go at it later today. How about you? As for weekend viewing, there are a number of exciting programs to catch on telly...

On BBC America tomorrow night, Robbie Williams, Darcey Bussell, Paul O'Grady, and Felix Baumgartner are this week's guests on The Graham Norton Show, airing at 11PM Eastern.

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Following at midnight is the premiere of the final episode of Bedlam: Season 2.Max is haunted by his father, Warren reaches rock bottom, and Ellie finally comes face to face with the truth about her past. Oh, the things that can happen at a haunted apartment building.

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There's a bit of overlap in British TV programming on Sunday evening, so get your DVRs ready.

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The evening kicks off at 7:30PM on BBC America with The Britannia Awards Red Carpet Special 2012, followed by the first-time-ever broadcast of The Britannia Awards 2012 on the network.

This year's honorees include Daniel Day-Lewis, Daniel Craig, Quentin Tarantino, Trey Parker and Matt Stone, and Will Wright. Alan Cumming hosts the two-hour special, which includes Steven Spielberg, Harrison Ford, Olivia Munn, and Josh Gad, among others, as presenters.

Then at 9PM on PBS, we have the premiere of "Somewhere Over the Rainbow," the concluding episode of Upstairs Downstairs: Season 2.Lady Agnes returns to London and learns what's really been going on under her nose and behind her back, while Sir Hallam does his best to sort things out. Meanwhile, some members of the downstairs staff are called up for service and another disappears, all while the war rages on. What's to become of everyone at 165 Eaton Place?

And lastly, it's the last weekend that Acorn TV is streaming the entirety of the costume drama, The Forsyte Saga,and Series 1 of the mystery program, Rosemary & Thyme,so catch them before they move off the program list Sunday night.














Have a fab weekend!




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