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Dan Barrett is an industry commentator & TV critic. He does radio - 4BC & ABC GC and co-hosts the Screen Watching podcast. He's a former Mediaweek deputy editor and content creator for SBS.
There's some fantastic new shows for you to watch this weekend
Sometimes Be Viewing is curated each week by Dan Barrett.
It’s weeks like this that make me really glad I write this round-up of the TV that debuted during the week. Before I started compiling the list this week, I’d only been aware of 2-3 of the below shows. But there is a whole lot of GREAT-looking shows that I’ll certainly get stuck into over the weekend.
NEW & RETURNING
These are the notable new and returning shows that aired this week - meaning you can go right ahead and stream them now…
RETURNING Last Week Tonight - season 6 Survivor - Season 38 Documentary Now - Season 3 The Oath - Season 2 Suburra - Season 2 Ransom - Season 3 Top Gear - Season 26
In a near future UK, the British government issues an expireless curfew to all of the country’s residents. Those who refuse to obey are entered into a popular but controversial street race hosted by a cunning entrepreneur for the chance to live life outside the curfew.
Set in 1945 London, Traitors is the dangerous, enthralling story of Feef, who is seduced by a rogue American spy into spying on her own country. Her task? To uncover a Russian agent in the heart of the British Government.
Welcome to Arcadia Heights. Whether its the high-rise or the high life where we live doesnt define who we are. We follow six families, navigating the challenges of everyday life in an ever-changing urban community.
Sharp and witty publicity maven Robyn is an expert at her craft but a complete self-saboteur when it comes to her personal life. Robyn's work as a crisis PR strategist living in London who must figure out how to make the best of bad situations and somehow manage to get out unscathed. Fast-paced and unpredictable as she counsels high-profile personalities in entertainment, fashion and sports.