Saturday 17 March 2018

TV Highlight Saturday

The Saturday Night Show

RTE One, 9.45pm

Brendan O'Connor (right) returns with a brand new series of his Saturday evening chat show, mixing chat, music, debate and audience participation. Some of his guests last year included Sinead O'Connor, Donny Osmond, Sean Locke and Michael Buble, with whom Brendan sang an unforgettable duet.

The Saturday Game Live

RTE Two, 4.00pm

Michael Lyster (right) introduces coverage of the All-Ireland Senior Hurling final replay between Cork and Clare at Croke Park. The teams drew 0-25 to 3-16 in a thriller three weeks back. Throw-in at 5.00pm.

The X Factor

UTV, 8.20pm

The singers who impressed at the auditions now face an even tougher challenge as they gather at Wembley Arena. Many will be departing if they don't impress Gary Barlow, Louis Walsh, Sharon Osbourne (right) and Nicole Scherzinger.


BBC1, 8.25pm

Howard Overman's new fantasy drama is inspired by Greek mythology and stars Jack Donnelly (centre, right) as Jason, a man who sets out in search of his missing father and gets washed up on the shores of Atlantis, a sprawling city of palaces.



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