The Iris’ Weekly Australian TV Picks: 24 – 31 May

The Iris here with this week’s picks to make your relationship with the small screen captivating and special.

Tuesday 

Catalyst, ABC, 8:00pm AEST

Biomedical engineer Jordan Nguyen and 13 year old Riley with cerebral palsy work together on a technology that grants Riley superpowers.

Lincoln, One, 8:30pm AEST

Abraham Lincoln (Daniel Day Lewis) struggles to overcome conflicts including the Civil War and those in his own cabinet over the emancipation of slaves.

Reign, Fox8, 7:30pm AEST

Dark forces are at play as Charles’ coronation approaches. Meanwhile Queen Mary must find a suitor to secure an alliance and regain her power, and Catherine becomes a victim to a killer haunting the castle.

Game of Thrones, Showcase, 9:35pm AEST

Bran makes a shocking discovery about the White Walkers. Meanwhile Arya has an opportunity to prove herself and Brienne goes on a mission.

Wednesday

Penny Dreadful, Showcase, 8:30pm AEST

Vanessa plans to undergo a new form of therapy to discover something vital in the past.

Thursday

Murdoch Mysteries, 7TWO, 8:45pm AEST

The disappearance of a boy leads Murdoch to a robotic super weapon and spies.

Friday

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, GO!, 7:30pm AEST

Our beloved wizard returns to another year at Hogwarts and encounters something sinister lurking in the halls, putting everyone in danger.

The Magicians, Syfy, 8:30pm AEST

Quentin finds himself in a mental hospital and has to find help in the person he doesn’t trust. Meanwhile Julia decides to learn more powerful spells from the Hedge Witches.

Saturday

Fear the Walking Dead, FX, 9:30pm AEST

The family encounters obstacles and they must do whatever they can to stay close.

Sunday

Eddie Izzard: Force Majeure, ABC 2, 8:30pm AEST

Comedian Eddie Izzard takes us on a journey around the world, giving you the chance to see what’s inside his mind and life.