The Iris has chosen this week’s must-see picks and here they are…
Tuesday, 17th May
Masterchef, Ch 10, 7:30pm AEST
Join in and watch the best contestants cook up a dish using only popcorn. Sounds appetising.
Wednesday, 18th May
The Flash, Fox8, 7:30pm AEST
Barry confronts an army of metahumans but is shocked when he founds that its leader is a doppelganger of fellow vigilante Black Canary.
Lucifer, FX, 8:30pm AEST
A superstar quarterback enlists Lucifer’s help after discovering a dead body in his swimming pool.
Thursday, 19th May
Turn: Washington’s Spies, Showcase, 9:30pm AEST
France and America become allies while Caleb goes on a potentially perilous journey to reach New York Harbor.
Friday, 20th May
Alice in Wonderland, Ch 7, 8:30pm AEST
Before the sequel comes out, watch the first one with a Tim Burton-style macabre-ish twist. Alice (Mia Wasikowska) returns to Wonderland and discovers that things are different than they used to be the last time she was there.
Banshee, Fox8, 8:30pm AEST
A criminal assumes the identity of a sheriff and continues to commit illegal acts, all the while avoiding mobsters whom he had double crossed in the past.
Saturday, 21st May
Jane Eyre, 7Flix, 8:30pm AEST
A very touching and arthouse adaptation of the classic. Jane Eyre (Mia Wasikowska), an outcast, goes on to work for a brooding master named Rochester (Michael Fassbender) and becomes entangled in the drama that is his past and household.
The Shannara Chronicles, Syfy, 8:30pm AEST
Amberle, Wil and Eretria struggle to overcomes their differences, making their quest difficult. Meanwhile Ander makes a tough decision and tries to recruit assassin Slanter, his brother’s killer, to find the villainous Dagda Mor.
Sunday, 22nd May
Empire Records, Ch 11, 8:30pm AEST
If you know or watched Empire Records, then you’re a true 90s kid. The story follows the employees of an independent music store try to stop a large company from taking over and soon they learn more about each other as a result.
Outlander, SoHo, 8:30pm AEST
Bleeding, Claire is brought to a hospital and doctors try to save her and her unborn baby. Meanwhile King Louis accuses two men of practicing the dark arts.