SHAMELESS, W – Season 2, FINAL Episode
9.20pm – Australian Exclusive Premiere
The Gallaghers reel from the recent events of Monica’s attempted suicide and Karen’s birth. Jimmy gets back into Fiona’s good graces and decides to let her meet his family. Frank plots to free Monica from the psychiatric institution but doesn’t go according to plan when Monica reveals has found a new lover in a fellow patient (Jenna Elfman).
Season 3 has been confirmed, but is yet to be filmed.
LIP SERVICE , SHOWCASE – Season 2
Season two begins with Cat and Sam arriving back in Glasgow with a colossal bump after a loved-up month in South America. Has Cat made her mind up once and for all about her first love, Frankie?
Monday May 14
ANATOMY OF PREJUDICE, BIO
8.30pm – Australian Exclusive Premiere
In this fascinating documentary experiment, anti-racism campaigner Jane Elliot is in her element hosting her final large scale and now world-famous racism workshops in which she divides participants according to eye colour and marginalises the blue-eyed ones. One of her best-known televised workshops was 2002′s controversial “The Australian Eye”, which spoke directly to the Australian experience, but in this film, participants are not as willing as in previous experiments.
PARANORMAL STATE, A&E – Season 4
Weekdays at 6.30am
Explore paranormal investigations through the eyes and minds of college students. This series follows the dramatic life of Penn State University college student Ryan Buell and the other student members of one of the first university sanctioned Paranormal Research Society (aka PRS) as they seek to find the truth behind terrifying real life mysteries.
REAL CRIME: FALLEN ANGEL, CRIME & INVESTIGATION NETWORK
8.30pm – Australian Exclusive Premiere
Real Crime investigates the murder of Hells Angel Gerry Tobin who was shot dead on one of the UK’s busiest motorways while riding home from the Bulldog Bash Festival in 2007.
PROJECT NATTER, HISTORY
9.30pm – Australian Exclusive Premiere
In 1944, in response to the bombing of German cities and factories by the Allies, an inventor named Erich Bachem developed ‘Projekt Natter’ (‘Viper’), an extraordinary, highly secret, vertical take off, air-to-air rocket as well as 30mm cannon. The Natter was intended to offer high-speed defence of key targets. Relatively little is known about the Natter, and this documentary offers a definitive account of this fascinating aircraft.
Tuesday May 15
FULL THROTTLE SALOON, A&E – Season 1
This is an action packed look at America’s No.1 and World’s Biggest Biker Bar, located in Sturgis, South Dakota. For 51 weeks a year it’s a sleepy little town on the plains with just 6,000 residents. But one week a year it transforms into “The Mecca for Motorcycles.” Half a million motorcyclists cruise into town for the largest, most legendary bike rally in the world. In the middle of this two-wheeled insanity is the craziest place of all, “The Full Throttle Saloon”.
Wednesday May 16
FOXTEL ON DEMAND
THE MUPPETS (G) – DAY & DATE PREMIERE
With the help of three fans, The Muppets must reunite to save their old theater from a greedy oil tycoon. Stars Amy Adams and Jason Segel.
YOUNG ADULT (MA15+) – DAY & DATE PREMIERE
Soon after her divorce, a fiction writer returns to her home in small-town Minnesota, looking to rekindle a romance with her ex-boyfriend, who is now happily married and has a newborn daughter. Stars Charlize Theron.
30 MINUTES OR LESS (MA15+) – DAY & DATE PREMIERE ON THURSDAY MAY 17
Two fledgling criminals kidnap a pizza delivery guy, strap a bomb to his chest, and inform him that he has mere hours to rob a bank or else… Stars Jesse Eisenberg
MY STREET, BIO
May 16 at 10.00pm
Sue Bourne had lived in her street for 14 years and long suspected that, behind every one of the 116 doors lining the road, there are fascinating stories to be told. So, driven by curiosity, and nosiness, she decided to make a film about her neighbours. What she found was joy, tragedy, success and heartbreak; a rich mosaic of human life. We’ll meet are millionaires next to people on benefits, a former drugs smuggler alongside a classical composer, a fragile man in his nineties and even a Margaret Thatcher impersonator.
BRITISH WOMAN ON DEATH ROW, CRIME & INVESTIGATION NETWORK
9.30pm – Australian Exclusive Premiere
Sophie Walker, an investigator working for the charity Reprieve, has just 90 days to try and save the life of Linda Carty. Linda, a 51-year-old British grandmother, is on Death Row in Texas, having been convicted of murder. But she has always protested her innocence. In this powerful one-off documentary, Sophie tries to secure a re-trial and prevent Linda from being the first British woman to be executed since Ruth Ellis in 1955. At the least, Sophie is hoping to win a reprieve for Linda. However, only one in the last 100 Death Row cases in Texas has earned a reprieve.
Thursday May 17
REAL HOUSEWIVES OF OC, Season 7
Thursdays at 9.30pm – Australian Exclusive Premiere
The Real Housewives of Orange County, returns for Season 7 where Vicki, Tamra, Gretchen, and Alexis welcome new brunette Heather Dubrow, a former actress and now stay-at-home mother of four, who’s married to a prominent Newport Beach plastic surgeon. Still in the process of divorcing Donn, Vicki puts her house up for sale and introduces the wives to Brooks, her new Southern boyfriend. Longtime foes Tamra and Gretchen finally try to bury the hatchet and begin a blossoming friendship. Gretchen daringly takes to the stage as a singer and dancer with the Pussycat Dolls; and Alexis gets a job as a correspondent with a local morning news show, contributing to test the boundaries of independence from her husband, Jim.
THE BORGIAS, W – Season 2
Thursdays at 7.30pm – Australian Exclusive Premiere
In the second season, Rodrigo will demand his children join him in getting revenge against those that opposed his climb to the papacy. But his own family may become his biggest threat, as Cesare’s sibling rivalry with Juan grows and Lucrezia starts finding her independence. All the while, Rodrigo’s very persistent nemesis Della Rovere hasn’t given up and he’s closing in on the Vatican’s new residents.
1000 WAYS TO DIE, CRIME & INVESTIGATION NETWORK – Season 2
Thursdays at 10.30pm
1000 WAYS TO DIE combines the science of living and the randomness of death with a dash of Darwinism. What actually happens when a rattlesnake’s venom enters the bloodstream? How do Nitrogen bubbles affect the body after long exposure under water then immediately to 2 miles up into the sky? These questions will be answered in glorious CGI effects. Forensic experts, pathologists, toxicologists, herpetologists, and other experts offer eloquent explanations of mortality.
CURIOUS AND UNUSUAL DEATHS, CRIME & INVESTIGATION NETWORK – Season 2
Thursdays at 11.00pm – Australian Exclusive Premiere
A fatal phone call? Killer carrot juice? A deadly sneeze? Strange but true, these are CURIOUS AND UNUSUAL DEATHS. This 13-part series explores – and explains – the world’s strangest, weirdest or simply avoidable deaths. A fatal fastball, murder by microwave, killer kites and more are transformed from bizarre mystery into explainable fact in Season 2 of this original series. Dramatic recreations, CGI sequences and expert scientific analysis breathe life into these tragic tales of death.
Friday May 18
CASH COWBOYS, A&E – Season 2
Fridays from May 18 at 9.30pm – Australian Exclusive Premiere
Featuring a little-known side of the antiques business, join the Cash Cowboys for a second incredible coast-tocoast adventure as they rummage through barns, basements, attics and sheds in search of rusty gold. You will share their incredible stories and meet the people they encounter along the way.
PSYCHIC DETECTIVES, CRIME & INVESTIGATION NETWORK – Season 7
Fridays at 9.00pm – Australian Exclusive Premiere
When investigators have exhausted every lead and turned over every stone and are out of time and out of luck, where do they turn? PSYCHIC DETECTIVES tells the true stories of real cases where psychics help detectives solve some of law enforcement’s most baffling cases. It’s the show that’s turning skeptics into believers.
Saturday May 19
LOST, 111 HITS – Season 6
Saturdays from May 19 at 11.20pm, Continues from May 26 at 10.30pm
It’s the thrilling sixth and final season of the ground-breaking series centered around the survivors of crashed Oceanic Air Flight 815 on a Pacific Island. After enduring the island’s many mysteries and secrets, including smoke monsters, polar bears, secret tunnels and hatches, the survivors will finally uncover the truth behind their survival, building up to the unmissable final episode.