The Iris’ Weekly Australian TV Picks: 19th – 24th April

An amazing list of new shows are coming to your Foxtel screens this week and are guaranteed to be promising gems.

Tuesday 19th April 2016

The Tempest, Foxtel Arts, 8.30pm AEST

A masterpiece adaptation of Shakespeare’s arguably most original work, The Tempest is a tale of enlightenment, power, corruption and melodrama. Foyle’s War‘s  James Garnon and War and Peace‘s Jesse Buckley star in this production.

Wednesday 20th April 2016

12 Monkeys (Season 2), Syfy, 8.30pm AEST

Continuing revamping the classic film, 12 Monkeys is a showstopper with Cole and Rasme on the run, hiding from the Army of 12 Monkeys. Meanwhile in the future, Deacon and the Twelve rule the Temporal Facility.

Friday 22 April 2016

Murder, She Baked, 13th Street, 8.30pm AEST

A refreshing thriller with a touch of romance and dry comedy, the story centres on Hannah, a baker, who becomes entangled with the murder of her rival.

Inside Amy Schumer (Season 4), Comedy Central, 8.30pm AEST

The one and only Amy Schumer will make your Friday night at home worthwhile with her witty and hilarious take on sex, relationships and other aspects of life.

Saturday 23 April 2016

And Then There Were None (Season 1), BBC First, 7.30pm AEST

A story by the legend Agatha Christie never fails to disappoint. This story centres on ten strangers who come together to an isolated mansion on an isolated island. With a murderer creeping around unseen….