Richard Arnold's Armchair Guide - June 5

Soapy Dick has another jam-packed week of the best of British TV to keep you entertained through another week of lockdown. Watch the Instagram Story here: Richard Arnold's TV guide

Fancy three cheeky Mancs and their dad stomping the streets of Mumbai or how about big cash prizes with 2020's gameshow king Alan Carr?

Nice to see you... You know the rest.

The auditions for Britain's Got Talent might have finished, but fear not! You can catch all the hair-raising and heartwrenching moments on the ITV Hub until the show returns with the semi-finals.

Here's Richard's picks of the week...

Alan Carr's Epic Gameshow - Saturday 8.15pm, ITV

Alan Carr’s Epic Gameshow sees the brilliant Alan Carr at the helm of five of the nation’s all-time favourite gameshows. 

The series will see contestants hoping to win either big-cash rewards or top-of-the-range prizes. Alongside the entertaining, hilarious and nail-biting contests that viewers know and love, each episode will climax with an all-new epic endgame, bringing these iconic shows bang up to date.

From Play Your Cards Right and The Price is Right, to Take Your Pick, Strike it Lucky and Bullseye, players will be taking on each show for the chance to win some truly epic prizes.

Absolutely India - Mancs in Mumbai - You can watch every episode on the ITV Hub right now

The Thomas Brothers have been entertaining viewers for 20 years on some of the UK’s most popular TV shows. This new six-part series sees the celebrity siblings like we’ve never seen them before, as they embark on a trip of a lifetime to explore their Indian heritage. 

Joined by father Dougie, a music promoter and lead singer of 70s band Dougie James and the Soul Train, the Thomas Brothers head on the ultimate journey of discovery, exploring their Indian roots in the hope of seeking out long lost relatives. Along the way, the family will provide their distinctive take on this colourful country bringing their brotherly warmth and affection along with their infectious humour.  

Leaving life in Manchester behind, the boys experience all that India has to offer, from the iconic sights of Mumbai to the glorious beaches of Goa. As the lads immerse themselves in the culture of a country that plays a huge part in their family history, viewers also get an insight into the boy’s undeniable bond as brothers. 

You can watch all six episodes on the ITV Hub now.

Benidorm

We’re back in Benidorm for more fun, sun and sangria! Tiger brings a friend along and a new family are on holiday at the Solana.  Joyce Temple-Savage is desperate for new staff, who will come to her rescue? 

Love Island - Watch all six series on BritBox now!

Are you yearning for some factor 50?

With this summer's series of Love Island postponed to 2021, fear not as you can relive all those summer romances and heartaches with series 1-6 ready to watch in full on BritBox.

Get grafting!

Britain's Got Talent and BGT: Unseen - All episodes available on the ITV Hub now

Relive all the heart-wrenching and nerve-wrangling action from the this year's series before the live semi-finals, right now on the ITV Hub.

Now in its 14th series, the unstoppable multi-award-winning talent extravaganza is back with even more amazing, surprising and jaw-dropping acts, all vying to impress the judges and secure their place in the live semi-finals, which will be taking place later in the year.

Ross King's Lockdown: Thandie Newton - Watch on Youtube

Ross has another A-list interview from the vault this week with Thandie Newton. She reveals all about the new series of WestWorld and sheds some light on all the pranks going on behind the scenes. A must watch!