OK, third time lucky. There was something clearly awry when he was on The Late Late, and some-thing else was amiss when he was on The Graham Norton Show... will he be back to his sparky self on this Review Show special? If not, why in the name of Jaysis has he been put on this extensive junket for Dustin Hoffman's directorial debut? When he's not talking about Quartet, he's address his troubled relationship with his father and his hedonistic younger days. And with an im-minent role in the Hobbit, there are some unexpected views on Tolkien fans, and Billy gives Kirsty a rare insight into his acting techniques, which include flirting with Dame Judi Dench. Muzack fans; there's a repeat of Jools Holland: My Life in Music at 11.45pm.
The Review Show with Billy Connolly. BBC2: 11.00pm
Story by Sheena McGinley | 16:29 | Friday 4th January 2013 | TV Highlights
Sitting On a Fortune
Brand new series for TV3 tonight with Brian Dowling presenting and as you may have guessed from the title, it's a game...TV3 |
The Jonathan Ross Show
Wossy got off to a flying start last week with this new series of his show, and it should be more of the same tonight...UTV |
RTE 2: 9.10pm
Daniel Day-Lewis stars in this nineties Irish flick, and when this fella is in a movie, you can pretty much guarantee...RTE 2 |
BBC One: 8.20pm
This episode sounds pretty damn great even for those that aren't a fan of the time travelling Doctor. The human race wake up...BBC One |
We have our All Ireland champions and given out the medals to our GAA All Stars, so why not have a bit of friendly...TG4 |
Friends With Benefits
Channel 4: 11.00pm
About three of these 'so you're sleeping with your mate' romantic comedies all seem to have come out at the same time...