What’s on TV: Sunday, December 29

What’s on TV: Sunday, December 29

Grand Designs House of the Year ABC, 7.40pm At some point in our history, we decided that gawping at other people's houses was an essential part of our entertainment diet. We could not be fully satisfied, it was declared, unless…

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Nicky Hilton: What’s in My Bag?

Nicky Hilton: What’s in My Bag?

Nicky Hilton likes to leave her mark. “I’m obsessed with anything monogrammed,” the fashion designer, 36, says of her Goyard bag, which has her initials imprinted on it. “I would monogram my headboard if I could.” The mom of Lily,…

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What’s on TV: Sunday, November 10

What’s on TV: Sunday, November 10

The Block (finale) Nine, 7pm According to the promos, it's gonna be the Biggest. Block. Finale. Ever! Hyperbole aside, we're expecting tonight's auctions to be properly thrilling – especially since a particularly likeable group of contestants means we're wishing them…

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What’s on TV: Wednesday, November 6

What’s on TV: Wednesday, November 6

Frayed ABC, 9.10pm Four episodes into its six-part first season, creator and writer Sarah Kendall's cleverly calibrated comedy continues to demonstrate impressive flair, moving easily from vomit gags to knowing discussions about the correct pronunciation of Moet. The more dramatic…

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What’s on TV: Monday, November 4

What’s on TV: Monday, November 4

The Rookie Seven, 9pm This nimble US police drama started its debut season with a blast of energy and a likeable lead in Nathan Fillion (Castle), who plays a mature-age recruit to the LAPD. Now 13 episodes in, it's maintained…

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What’s on TV: Friday, October 4

What’s on TV: Friday, October 4

60 Days In SBS Viceland, 8.30pm The hype has died down in the three years since the first airing of this prison expose, which follows seven people volunteering to go undercover in Clark County Jail in Indiana. Now streaming in…

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What’s on TV: Wednesday, October 2

What’s on TV: Wednesday, October 2

Bride & Prejudice Seven, Wednesday, 7.30pm If you feel that Married at First Sight is too low-key and naturalistic, please be assured that Seven's pretender to the reality relationship throne has no such issues. In pitting five couples against the…

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What’s on TV: Thursday, September 5

What’s on TV: Thursday, September 5

Bosch SBS, 10.30pm A sturdy procedural, in terms of investigating both crimes and enduring trauma, the adaptation of Michael Connelly's esteemed crime fiction character, Los Angeles Police Department detective Hieronymus "Harry" Bosch, has built an engrossing body of work. Bosch….

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What’s on TV: Sunday, June 30

What’s on TV: Sunday, June 30

The Bikes of Wrath ABC, 9.35pm The bicycles are a backdrop in this Australian feature documentary, which has a group of filmmakers and crew pedalling the 2600-kilometre route – from Sallisaw, Oklahoma to Bakersfield, California – that the impoverished Joad…

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What’s on TV: Tuesday, June 18

What’s on TV: Tuesday, June 18

Mr Black (season final) Ten, 8.40pm This local comedy ends its premiere season with a double episode. The title character (Stephen Curry) continues his campaign to sabotage the relationship between his journalist daughter, Angela (Sophie Wright), and advertising copywriter Fin…

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