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Brainiac: Science Abuse
Sky 1,

2003

| Tech/Gaming
Rating: 5/5

The show that brings science to your living room. You'll love this! Which is faster - gun powder or human? Can you pop a balloon containing water with fire? This is Brainiac: Science Abuse!


The Take
Sky 1,

2009

| Drama, Crime, Mini-Series
Rating: 4/5

Freddie Jackson is just out of prison. He's done his time, made the right connections and now he's ready to use them. His wife Jackie dreams of having her husband home but she's forgotten the rows and the girls Freddie can't leave alone. His younger cousin, Jimmy, dreams of making a name for himself on Freddie's coattails. At first Freddie gets everything he ever wanted and Jimmy is taken along for the ride: a growing crime empire that gives them all the respect and money they've hungered for. But behind it all sits Ozzy - the legendary criminal godfather who manipulates Freddie and Jimmy's fates from behind the bars of his prison cell. Bitter, resentful and increasingly unstable, Jackie sees her life crumble while her little sister Maggie's star rises.


The Force: Manchester
Sky 1,

2015

| Crime, Documentary
Rating: 4/5

The cameras follow the 999 work of Greater Manchester Police who are England's second largest police force and are responsible for protecting 2.7 million people.


Rovers
Sky 1,

2016

| Comedy
Rating: 1.5/5

Rovers is an original take on the goings on in the clubhouse of a lower league football.Established in 1884, Redbridge Rovers FC are one of oldest clubs in the English club system. Attendance figures average around 27. The team are currently lying second from bottom in their league and their ground is two miles down a dirt track, next to the local rubbish tip.Running the place is matriarchal, hardworking and loose lipped Doreen. Her meat raffles are legendary and have kept punters coming through her doors all those years.Other characters include obsessive fan Pete Mott, who likes nothing more than talking stats over the scratchings with his best mate Tel - only Tel has recently thrown Pete for a loop by coming out as gay and bringing his new boyfriend Mel to the club.Then there's Pete's young lodger Tom, who has got eyes for new barmaid Sam, bossy pensioner Francis and a whole host of other loveable eccentrics.


Galapagos with David Attenborough
Sky 1,

2013

| Travel, Lifestyle, Wildlife, Documentary
Rating: 5/5

This is a documentary series which explores the unique environments and species of the Galapagos Islands.


Carters Get Rich
Sky 1,

2017

| Comedy, Family
Rating: 3/5

Harry Carter is 11 years old when he creates HONC, an app for geeky kids like him who struggle to talk to girls. As it fast becomes the next big thing in the social networking world, it gets snapped up by American billionaire Trent Zebriski for 10 million, turning the working-class Carter family, including Harry's dad Tony, mum Liz and sister Ellie, into overnight multi-millionaires. However, their new-found wealth proves tricky for the humble Carters to handle, especially when Trent installs his bumbling advisor Oliver Campbell-Legg into their lives to help them change with their sudden fame and fortune. Rifts spark in the family as bus driver Tony struggles to keep his wife, son and daughter grounded, while they go mansion shopping, hire helicopters, buy cars, hold huge house parties and, to Tony's horror, replace his much-loved old sofa. Weaving in first loves, problems at school, life lessons and a farcical challenge to Harry's HONC inventor status, Carters Get Rich is a comedy for all the family: a warm and witty look at a modern household battling to hold onto their rags in the face of corrupting riches.


Thronecast
Sky 1,

2012

| Fantasy, Talk Shows
Rating: 4/5

A companion series to Game of Thrones; each 10 minute show features interviews with members of the cast and crew, as well as with fans of the books and television series, alongside a review of the previous episode of Game of Thrones. From the second series, a duo of fans called Elio and Linda are featured via satellite and give their thoughts on the episode.


Project Catwalk
Sky 1,

2006

| Reality

Britain's answer to "Project Runway" is "Project Catwalk", a reality show centered around twelve competing fashion designers. The final three have the opportunity to create a collection for London Fashion Week, as well as a cash prize and the chance to sell their own range at one of the UK's top department stores.


King of the Nerds (UK)

This is the UK version of the popular US format, hosted by Konnie Huq, 11 of Britain's sharpest brains are put to the test in a series of challenges.


The Heist (2018)
Sky 1,

2018

| Reality, Documentary | ► Trailer
Rating: 5/5

Ten people team up to nab a life-changing stash of hard cash in this Sky original production. But the heist is just the beginning. They'll then have to hide their share of the loot from a crack team of determined detectives.