Birgitte's government has run out of steam - the internal differences are growing, and only compromise legislation is being passed, which does not really satisfy anyone. Opinion polls indicate that she is likely to lose the next election. She really needs a popular cause. Birgitte is therefore very tempted when the financier Joachim Crohne pops up in the Prime Minister's Office to draw Birgitte's attention to the central African country of Kharun, where a referendum on secession by the south threatens to send the country into a bloody civil war.
Borgen. BBC4: 9.00pm
Sign up to our weekly TV mail
No spam, just great tv news & highlights.
Story by Sheena McGinley | 16:32 | Saturday 26th January 2013 | TV Highlights
The X Factor
The X Factor is back once more for another series, and while last year the baby was pretty much thrown out of the bath water...TV3 |
The Truth Commissioner
A TV movie based on David Park's novel of the same name. A political thriller, it stars Roger Allam as Henry Stanfield, a...BBC Two |
UTV Ireland: 10.30pm
This stirring adaptation of Cormac McCarthy's novel sees Viggo Mortensen and his young son, Kodi Smith-McPhee, traverse a...
The Good Terrorist
Channel 4: 8.00pm
This intriguing documentary follows the story of family man and anti-apartheid activist John Harris. Harris became infamous...
Match of the Day
BBC One: 10:10pm
Gary Lineker presents highlights from the day's eight Premier League matches. Tottenham's game with Liverpool at White Hart...BBC One |
Channel 4: 9.00pm
Michael Douglas, Robert DeNiro, Morgan Freeman and Kevin Kline star in a film that's basically like a PG-13 version of The...