What Are Brits Watching?

What Are Brits Watching?: ‘Scott and Bailey’

Two partners, one friendship, a lot of drama …

What’s on: Scott and Bailey What is it: In its third season, this gritty crime drama series revolves around the professional and personal lives of detectives Janet Scott (Lesley Sharp) and Rachel Bailey (Suranne Jones) who are a part …

What Are Brits Watching?: ‘The Ice Cream Girls’

Don’t let the title mislead you; this is no sweet ride.

What’s on: The Ice Cream Girls   What is it: Adapted from Dorothy Koomson’s novel, two high school girls are accused of killing their schoolteacher in 1995. One girl, Serena (Lorraine Burroughs), is acquitted but the other, Poppy …

What Are Brits Watching?: ‘The Syndicate’

A story about ordinary people thrown into an extraordinary situation.

What’s on: The Syndicate   What is it: Five coworkers join forces, creating a syndicate, and chip in to buy lottery tickets and end up winning £18 million and some change. Each employee struggles with figuring out how to live with …

What Are Brits Watching?: ‘Jonathan Creek’

Jonathan Creek returns after its first appearance 16 years ago.

What’s on: Jonathan Creek Special What is it: Jonathan Creek (Alan Davies) consults for a magician and in his free time acts as an amateur sleuth, using his talent for deductive reasoning to solve seemingly supernatural mysteries. …

What Are Brits Watching?: ‘The Undateables’

When first hearing the name of this show viewers may think it is some sort of dating competition like The Bachelor but The Undateables is a reality show documenting the difficulties of dating when having a disability.

What Are Brits Watching?: ‘Coronation Street’

ITV initially rejected Coronation Street but, after reconsideration, the channel agreed to give it a go with a 13-episode test run. Once making it on the air the show proved its staying power with fans tuning in for 52 years and still …