ABW TV guide - 17 April 2019

Your weekly guide to the new and returning shows

TV (and movies) have long-sold escape fantasies. I don’t know about you, but right now after over a month of rarely going more than 1km away from my home, I am ready to buy into trashy fantasy shows. Maybe Outer Banks or Too Hot Too Handle is exactly what I need in life. Proof COVID-19 has already won.

Watch Too Hot To Handle season 1 online: Stream Netflix


Killing Eve (s3), Insecure (s4), American Dad (s17), Bosch (s6), What We Do In The Shadows (s2), In The Dark (s2), Fauda (s3)


Outer Banks - Netflix (US)

StarsMadison BaileyMadelyn ClineJonathan Daviss

A group of teenagers from the wrong side of the tracks stumble upon a treasure map that unearths a long buried secret.


blackAF - Netflix (US)

StarsKenya BarrisRashida JonesGil Ozeri

A father takes an irreverent and honest approach to parenting and relationships.


The Stranger - Quibi (US)

StarsRoxana BrussoDane DeHaanEuanton Dotson

An unassuming young rideshare driver is thrown into her worst nightmare when a mysterious Hollywood Hills passenger enters her car.


Run - HBO (US)

Stars: Merritt Wever, Domhnall Gleeson, Rich SommerArchie Panjabi

Two ex-lovers activate a long-planned escape to disappear together.

AUSTRALIA: Run will debut on Foxtel May 7

Quiz - ITV (UK)

StarsMichael Sheen, Matthew MacfadyenSian CliffordMark Bonnar

Quiz tells the story of Charles Ingram, a former British army major, who caused a major scandal after being caught cheating his way to winning £1 million on the game show 'Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?'


The Baker and The Beauty - ABC (US)

StarsNathalie KelleyVictor RasukCarlos Gómez

Daniel Garcia is working in the family bakery and doing everything that his loving Cuban parents and siblings expect him to do, until his life changes unexpectedly on a wild Miami night with a chance encounter with Noa Hollander at a fancy restaurant. Noa is an international superstar, the daughter of a real estate magnate and a successful model, just out of a high-profile Hollywood relationship. Sparks fly between the two and the unlikely couple must decide whether to upend their lives to be together, pulling their families into an inevitable culture clash.

Stan - AUS

Too Hot To Handle - Netflix (US)

On the shores of paradise, gorgeous singles meet and mingle. But there's a twist. To win a $100,000 grand prize, they'll have to give up sex.