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11: Sky Arts

Fri Feb 03
Sherlock Holmes vs Arthur Conan...

Today 14:00 - 15:00

...Doyle. Insightful film revealing the true story behind the literary myth of Sherlock Holmes, and the writer behind the world-famous character, Conan Doyle. [S]

Landscape Artist Of The Year

Today 15:00 - 16:00

Eight new artists and a host of wildcard entries attempt to capture the picture-perfect views of Wray Castle, Cumbria. Frank Skinner and Joan Bakewell host. (S2, ep 5) [S]

Discovering: Jodie Foster

Today 16:00 - 17:00

From a child model to an Academy Award nominated performance in Taxi Driver, this is the story of Jodie Foster's life and breakthrough to Hollywood. (S13, ep 4) [S]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Today 17:00 - 17:30

Glowing Future: Jack and Betsy are lovers. That is until Jack decides to go halfway across the world to be with his new Australian lover. But Betsy isn't going to make it easy. (S4, ep 15) [S]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Today 17:30 - 18:00

Way To Do It: The casino offers Roger an escape from his domineering aunt. He has a love for both gambling and a pretty hostess. But the casino boss has a score to settle. (S4, ep 16) [S]

New: Alfred Hitchcock Presents

Today 18:00 - 18:30

Party Line: Much to her demise, a woman shares a party line with two nosy neighbours. With Arch Johnson. [S]

New: Alfred Hitchcock Presents

Today 18:30 - 19:00

Cell 227: Judgment day approaches for an innocent man who is facing the gas chamber for murder. With James Westerfield. [S]

Sheryl Crow: Live From The...

Today 19:00 - 20:00

...Artists Den. Nine-time Grammy winner Sheryl Crow delivers a stunning performance in the ornate Grand Ballroom of The Plaza hotel in New York City. [S]

Fleetwood Mac: Live In Boston

Today 20:00 - 21:15

Mick Fleetwood, John McVie, Lindsey Buckingham, Stevie Nicks and the late Christine McVie perform in Boston in 2004 as part of their sensational Say You Will tour. (2 of 2) [S]

Music Box: Jagged

Today 21:15 - 23:00

Jagged: With insight from Alanis Morissette herself, this film explores her beginnings as a pop star and her meteoric rise to the top of the male-dominated music industry. [S,AD]

Alanis Morissette: Live In...

Today 23:00 - 00:15

...Concert. An exhilarating live concert from the Brit Award-winning rock singer-songwriter. [S]

Sat Feb 04
Jeff Beck: Live At The...

Tomorrow 00:15 - 02:30

...Hollywood Bowl. In light of Jeff Beck's death, celebrate the guitarist's legacy with his 2016 Hollywood Bowl show. Setlist includes old favourites and songs from his last album. [S]

Classic Artists: Jimi Hendrix

Tomorrow 02:30 - 04:30

Friends and fans of Jimi Hendrix tell the story of one of rock's great icons, who dazzled crowds in the 60s with his outrageous electric guitar playing skills and experimental sound. [S]

Discovering: Jimi Hendrix

Tomorrow 04:30 - 05:00

Music experts discuss the life and music of Jimi Hendrix, who wowed audiences in the 1960s with his outrageous electric guitar playing skills and his experimental sound. (S5, ep 6) [S]

Discovering: Roy Orbison

Tomorrow 05:00 - 05:30

Music journalists examine the life and music of Roy Orbison, the rock'n'roll hall of fame legend behind hits Oh, Pretty Woman, Only the Lonely and Crying. (S5, ep 15) [S]

Otis Redding: Music Icons

Tomorrow 05:30 - 06:00

A look at the life and legacy of (Sittin' On) The Dock of a Bay singer Otis Redding. A soul and R&B legend, he died tragically in a plane crash at just 26 years old. (S2, ep 1) [S]

Spielberg and Williams: The...

Tomorrow 06:00 - 06:30

...Adventure Continues. A fascinating look at the enduring partnership between composer John Williams and director Steven Spielberg, from Jaws to Indiana Jones and beyond. [S]

Andre Rieu: Roses From The South

Tomorrow 06:30 - 08:30

The much-loved violinist is joined by fantastic soloists on a languid summer's night, for songs including You Raise Me Up. From the beautiful island garden of Mainau. [S]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Tomorrow 08:30 - 09:00

Sound Machine: Klausner is a botanist who has invented a machine that can translate the sounds of trees and plants into intelligible speech, but he is shocked by what he hears. (S4, ep 7) [S]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Tomorrow 09:00 - 09:30

Never Speak Ill of the Dead: David is accused of murder when his wife Irene vanishes. Her promiscuous lifestyle made her the talk of the town, but the gossip has escalated. (S4, ep 8) [S]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Tomorrow 09:30 - 10:00

Best Policy: Harry's integrity and hard work have earned him a promotion at the bank. But despite his immaculate accounts, Harry is accused of embezzlement. (S4, ep 9) [S]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Tomorrow 10:00 - 10:30

Last Bottle in the World: Kyros plans on giving his wife a priceless bottle of wine for their anniversary. But he has no intention of drinking to her health. (S4, ep 10) [S]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Tomorrow 10:30 - 11:00

Kindly Dig Your Grave: The unscrupulous Madame La Grue runs an art gallery, exploiting young artists. But she finally gets her comeuppance. (S4, ep 11) [S]

The Agatha Christie Hour

Tomorrow 11:00 - 12:00

The Red Signal: Falling for his best friend's wife, Dermot is warned of the woman's ailments by a famous psychiatrist. When the doctor is suddenly killed, suspicions rise. (S1, ep 8) [S,AD]

Cirque Du Soleil: Kooza

Tomorrow 12:00 - 14:00

The sensational human circus's thrilling spectacle combining two of the great circus traditions, acrobatic performance and the art of clowning, in a weird and wonderful kingdom. [S]

Landscape Artist Of The Year 2023

Tomorrow 14:00 - 15:00

Blackpool Rollercoasters: The competition continues as the contestants arrive in Blackpool - home to the UK's tallest rollercoaster. (S8, ep 3) [S,AD]

Nirvana: Classic Albums

Tomorrow 15:00 - 16:00

Nevermind: Surviving band members Krist Novoselic and Dave Grohl discuss the creation of their seminal album that defined a genre, and the legacy of Kurt Cobain. [S,AD]

Pink Floyd: Delicate Sound...

Tomorrow 16:00 - 17:55

...Of Thunder. Spectacular concert film from Pink Floyd's 1988 A Momentary Lapse of Reason tour, featuring hits like Wish You Were Here and Time. [S]

Pink Floyd: The Endless River

Tomorrow 17:55 - 19:00

New. A film from long-time Pink Floyd collaborator Ian Emes, offering a captivating and intuitive interpretation of the Rock'n'Roll legends' music. [S]

Guy Garvey: From The Vaults

Tomorrow 19:00 - 20:00

1977: Guy celebrates 1977 - a seminal year in British rock and pop, looking back at a long-lost Blondie performance, Marc Bolan's last TV appearance and the punk movement. [S]

New: Madness: The Get Up!

Tomorrow 20:00 - 21:50

New. Take one step beyond for this celebration of Madness, with live music, songs new and old and comedy capers from the nutty boys themselves. Guests include Paul Weller and Roland Gift. [S]

Madness: Before And After

Tomorrow 21:50 - 23:20

Celebrating 40 years of one of the UK's most successful bands, this concert film is an intimate portrait of Madness, with live shows at Camden's Roundhouse and the Electric Ballroom. [S]

Suggs: My Life Story

Tomorrow 23:20 - 01:20

The death of the singer's beloved cat on his 50th birthday triggers a hilarious, yet moving journey as he sets out on a quest to discover what happened to the father he never knew. [S,AD]

Sun Feb 05
The Story of The Jam: About The..

Sunday 01:20 - 03:05

...Young Idea. Documentary telling the story of pioneering mod revival band The Jam, featuring archive performances and interviews with Paul Weller, Bruce Foxton and Rick Buckler. [S]

Isle Of Wight Festival 2022

Sunday 03:05 - 04:30

Join Sky Arts' coverage of the iconic Isle of Wight festival as we capture a taste of the atmosphere with a performance from Nile Rodgers & CHIC. [S]

The Great Songwriters

Sunday 04:30 - 05:30

The Flaming Lips: The three-time Grammy Award-winning Oklahoma rockers talk about their music career and song writing process, and also perform a selection of their hits. (S2, ep 2) [S]

Discovering: Elvis Costello

Sunday 05:30 - 06:00

Music journalists examine the life and music of Elvis Costello, who exploded on to the late 70s new wave scene with raw energy and ingenious songwriting. (S5, ep 17) [S]

Ray Charles: Music Icons

Sunday 06:00 - 06:30

New. The remarkable story of Ray Charles. Blind from the age of seven, Charles became a pioneer of soul music, with hits like Hit the Road Jack and Georgia on My Mind. (S2, ep 3) [S]

Ray Charles Live In France 1961

Sunday 06:30 - 08:30

Ray Charles is joined by his original backing group The Raelettes and his legendary band for a scintillating performance at the 1961 Antibes Jazz Festival on France's Cote d'Azur. [S]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Sunday 08:30 - 09:00

Completely Foolproof: Wealthy New Yorker Joe Brisson is a self-made man with a plan to kill his disgruntled wife. Unfortunately for him, she has some deadly plans of her own. (S4, ep 12) [S]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Sunday 09:00 - 09:30

There's One Born Every Minute: Arthur and Margaret are a quiet couple. When Margaret inherits £50,000, Arthur reluctantly agrees to gamble it all on a dubious property deal. (S4, ep 13) [S]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Sunday 09:30 - 10:00

Bosom Friends: Nell and Emma are old friends who are reunited after years apart. However, things turn sour when the penniless Emma looks to drag Nell down into poverty with her. (S4, ep 14) [S]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Sunday 10:00 - 10:30

Glowing Future: Jack and Betsy are lovers. That is until Jack decides to go halfway across the world to be with his new Australian lover. But Betsy isn't going to make it easy. (S4, ep 15) [S]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Sunday 10:30 - 11:00

Way To Do It: The casino offers Roger an escape from his domineering aunt. He has a love for both gambling and a pretty hostess. But the casino boss has a score to settle. (S4, ep 16) [S]

Alfred Hitchcock Presents

Sunday 11:00 - 11:30

Craig's Will: When his rich uncle dies, as his only living relative, Thomas Craig expects to inherit millions. So he's certainly surprised when his uncle leaves everything to his pet dog. [S]

Alfred Hitchcock Presents

Sunday 11:30 - 12:00

Madame Mystery: A studio publicist takes advantage of a movie star's demise to hype her final film. [S]

Landscape Artist Of The Year 2023

Sunday 12:00 - 13:00

Blackpool Rollercoasters: The competition continues as the contestants arrive in Blackpool - home to the UK's tallest rollercoaster. (S8, ep 3) [S,AD]

The Who - The Who Sell Out:...

Sunday 13:00 - 14:00

...Classic Albums. Set to be re-released in 2021, this is an in-depth look at the acclaimed concept album by the iconic rockers, first released in 1967. (S1, ep 1) [S]

Orson Welles: The Directors

Sunday 14:00 - 15:00

A look at the life and career of an Academy Award-winning actor and director known for Citizen Kane and more. (S8, ep 5) [S]

Paul Simon: Live In...

Sunday 15:00 - 17:35

...Central Park 1991. Paul Simon delights a crowd filled with thousands of fans as he performs a number of hits from his albums Graceland and Rhythm of the Saints. [S]

The Story Of British...

Sunday 17:35 - 19:00

...Cinema: The Pioneer Years. Learn more about the boom in British cinema as new, pioneering techniques saw productivity skyrocket and creativity flourish within the industry. [S]

The Agatha Christie Hour

Sunday 19:00 - 20:00

Jane in Search of a Job: One girl's uncanny resemblance to a Grand Duchess threatens her existence as murderess anarchists circle in, forcing her to risk it all for a hefty sum. (S1, ep 9) [S,AD]

New: Alfred Hitchcock Presents

Sunday 20:00 - 20:30

Schartz-Metterklume Method: The arrival of a new governess at the Wellington household has surprising results. With Elspath March. [S]

New: Alfred Hitchcock Presents

Sunday 20:30 - 21:00

Letter of Credit: A writer arrives in a small town to investigate the circumstances of a bank robbery in which the money was never found. [S]

Freddie Mercury: The Great...

Sunday 21:00 - 22:40

...Pretender. With archive footage of interviews, concerts and personal material, this award-winning documentary offers a compelling insight into the solo work of Freddie Mercury. [S]

Ennio Morricone: The Maestro

Sunday 22:40 - 01:35

A portrait about the legendary film composer Ennio Morricone, as this documentary film celebrates one of the most popular and prolific contributors to the industry. [S]

Mon Feb 06
The Directors

Monday 01:35 - 02:35

A fascinating look at the life and career of Oscar-nominated director John Sturges, the mind behind classic films such as The Great Escape and The Magnificent Seven. (S3, ep 1) [S]

Isle Of Wight Festival 2022

Monday 02:35 - 04:00

Join Sky Arts' coverage from Seaclose Park as Pete Tong delivers a set of Ibiza classics. [S]

The Great Songwriters

Monday 04:00 - 05:00

Paul Anka: As well as his own hits, Canadian singer/songwriter Paul Anka also penned tracks for stars like Elvis Presley and Michael Jackson. Here, he discusses his career. (S2, ep 3) [S]

The Ramones: Music Icons

Monday 05:00 - 05:30

A fascinating look at American punk rock band the Ramones, who ignited the punk-rock movement with their eponymous 1976 debut album. (S2, ep 2) [S]

Discovering: Leonard Cohen

Monday 05:30 - 06:00

A look at the life and music of Canadian singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen, who was known for his poetic lyrics and iconic songs, such as Bird on the Wire and Hallelujah. (S5, ep 21) [S]

Beethoven: Complete...

Monday 06:00 - 06:45

...Symphonies. A stunning traditional interpretation of all Beethoven Symphonies with the Orchestra and Chorus of the Opera national de Paris conducted by Philippe Jordan. (2 of 9) [S]

Verdi's Rigoletto: On The Lake

Monday 06:45 - 09:00

Verdi's thrilling and compelling masterpiece sees the timeless tragedy performed on the Bregenz Lake Stage, directed by Philipp Stölzl. [S]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Monday 09:00 - 09:30

There's One Born Every Minute: Arthur and Margaret are a quiet couple. When Margaret inherits £50,000, Arthur reluctantly agrees to gamble it all on a dubious property deal. (S4, ep 13) [S]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Monday 09:30 - 10:00

Bosom Friends: Nell and Emma are old friends who are reunited after years apart. However, things turn sour when the penniless Emma looks to drag Nell down into poverty with her. (S4, ep 14) [S]

Alfred Hitchcock Presents

Monday 10:00 - 10:30

Party Line: Much to her demise, a woman shares a party line with two nosy neighbours. With Arch Johnson. [S]

Alfred Hitchcock Presents

Monday 10:30 - 11:00

Cell 227: Judgment day approaches for an innocent man who is facing the gas chamber for murder. With James Westerfield. [S]

Discovering: Jodie Foster

Monday 11:00 - 12:00

From a child model to an Academy Award nominated performance in Taxi Driver, this is the story of Jodie Foster's life and breakthrough to Hollywood. (S13, ep 4) [S]

Sky Arts Book Club

Monday 12:00 - 13:00

Andi Oliver and Elizabeth Day host as members of Focus Group book club from Wiltshire meet podcaster and comedian Adam Buxton to discuss his memoir. (2 of 6) [S]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Monday 13:00 - 13:30

Glowing Future: Jack and Betsy are lovers. That is until Jack decides to go halfway across the world to be with his new Australian lover. But Betsy isn't going to make it easy. (S4, ep 15) [S]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Monday 13:30 - 14:00

Way To Do It: The casino offers Roger an escape from his domineering aunt. He has a love for both gambling and a pretty hostess. But the casino boss has a score to settle. (S4, ep 16) [S]

Treasures Of The British Library

Monday 14:00 - 15:00

At the British Library Fiona Bruce revisits girlhood favourite Jane Eyre, uncovers a 400-year-old recipe and charts the impact of the Great Fire of London. (S2, ep 1) [S]

Landscape Artist Of The Year

Monday 15:00 - 16:00

The competition moves to Stowe, Buckinghamshire, where the artists attempt to capture views of the stunning country house and gardens. Frank Skinner and Joan Bakewell host. (S2, ep 6) [S]

Discovering: Peter Ustinov

Monday 16:00 - 17:00

A look at the life and career of the two-time Academy Award-winning star of Spartacus, Topkapi, Quo Vadis and more. (S13, ep 5) [S]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Monday 17:00 - 17:30

Hijack: A hijacker on an aeroplane takes a stewardess hostage before demanding a million dollars and a parachute. Will Captain Waterhouse give in to his demands? (S4, ep 17) [S]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Monday 17:30 - 18:00

Blue Marigold: Dropped by her agency for her diva-like behaviour, supermodel Marigold's mental health deteriorates. Years later, she plots a comeback. (S5, ep 1) [S,AD]

New: Alfred Hitchcock Presents

Monday 18:00 - 18:30

Escape to Sonoita: Two kidnappers come upon a tanker in the middle of the desert and decide to make their escape in it. With Burt Reynolds and James Bell. [S]

New: Alfred Hitchcock Presents

Monday 18:30 - 19:00

Hooked: A man schemes with a young woman to get rid of his wealthy wife. [S]

Andre Rieu: The Flying Dutchman

Monday 19:00 - 20:20

The violin sensation's stunning gala concert from the Kerkrade Stadium, featuring Somewhere Over The Rainbow, O Fortuna and Volare, as well as equestrian riders and fireworks. [S]

Andre Rieu: The Flying Dutchman

Monday 20:20 - 21:40

The violin sensation's stunning gala concert from the Kerkrade Stadium, featuring Somewhere Over The Rainbow, O Fortuna and Volare, as well as equestrian riders and fireworks. [S]

Pavarotti: The Duets - The...

Monday 21:40 - 23:15

...Best of Pavarotti and Friends. Witness the iconic operatic tenor collaborate with a host of stars within the industry as Luciano Pavarotti's legacy lives. [S]

Andrea Bocelli: Love In Portofino

Monday 23:15 - 01:15

Accompanied by 16-time Grammy Award winner David Foster and a 40-piece orchestra, Andrea Bocelli sings the world's most famous love songs in Portofino, Italy. [S]

Tue Feb 07
Bob Dylan: Urban Myths

Tuesday 01:15 - 01:45

Things take a surreal turn when Bob Dylan (Eddie Marsan) pays Dave Stewart of the Eurythmics a house call. Comedy co-starring Paul Ritter and Katherine Parkinson. (S1, ep 1) [S]

Marilyn Monroe And Billy...

Tuesday 01:45 - 02:15

...Wilder: Urban Myths. Comedy about Marilyn Monroe's bust-up with Billy Wilder. Starring Gemma Arterton, James Purefoy, Alex Pettyfer, Adam Brody, Felicity Montagu and Dougray Scott. [S,AD]

Walden

Tuesday 02:15 - 04:00

Amy Berryman's debut play, directed by Ian Rickson, explores fractured love and the tragedy of loss through the challenges of an on-going climate emergency. A Sky Original. [S]

Gail Rebuck: The South...

Tuesday 04:00 - 05:00

...Bank Show. Melvyn Bragg talks to Gail Rebuck. As one of the most influential figures in British publishing she was awarded a CBE in 2000 and made a Dame in 2009. (5 of 6) [S]

Run-DMC: Music Icons

Tuesday 05:00 - 05:30

New. The story of Run-DMC. Founded in 1981 by Joseph Simmons, Darryl McDaniels and Jason Mizell, the New York trio influenced countless hip-hop acts that followed. (S2, ep 4) [S]

Discovering: The Doors

Tuesday 05:30 - 06:00

A fascinating look at American rock band The Doors. Led by Jim Morrison, they were one of the most revolutionary and influential bands of the 60s. (S5, ep 18) [S]

Sir Simon Rattle: Beethoven...

Tuesday 06:00 - 07:25

...Symphonies No 2 & No 5. Sir Simon Rattle conducts Ludwig van Beethoven's symphonies number two and five. [S]

A Tuba To Cuba

Tuesday 07:25 - 09:00

Critically acclaimed documentary following the leader of New Orleans' renowned Preservation Hall Jazz Band, as he ventures to Cuba to trace the band's musical roots. [S]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Tuesday 09:00 - 09:30

Glowing Future: Jack and Betsy are lovers. That is until Jack decides to go halfway across the world to be with his new Australian lover. But Betsy isn't going to make it easy. (S4, ep 15) [S]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Tuesday 09:30 - 10:00

Way To Do It: The casino offers Roger an escape from his domineering aunt. He has a love for both gambling and a pretty hostess. But the casino boss has a score to settle. (S4, ep 16) [S]

Alfred Hitchcock Presents

Tuesday 10:00 - 10:30

Escape to Sonoita: Two kidnappers come upon a tanker in the middle of the desert and decide to make their escape in it. With Burt Reynolds and James Bell. [S]

Alfred Hitchcock Presents

Tuesday 10:30 - 11:00

Hooked: A man schemes with a young woman to get rid of his wealthy wife. [S]

Discovering: Peter Ustinov

Tuesday 11:00 - 12:00

A look at the life and career of the two-time Academy Award-winning star of Spartacus, Topkapi, Quo Vadis and more. (S13, ep 5) [S]

Landscape Artist Of The Year 2023

Tuesday 12:00 - 13:00

Blackpool Rollercoasters: The competition continues as the contestants arrive in Blackpool - home to the UK's tallest rollercoaster. (S8, ep 3) [S,AD]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Tuesday 13:00 - 13:30

Hijack: A hijacker on an aeroplane takes a stewardess hostage before demanding a million dollars and a parachute. Will Captain Waterhouse give in to his demands? (S4, ep 17) [S]

The Big Design Challenge

Tuesday 13:30 - 15:00

It all comes down to this. The contestants have one last opportunity to shine - who will be crowned Britain's next design superstar? (S1, ep 5) [S,AD]

Landscape Artist Of The Year

Tuesday 15:00 - 16:00

It's the semi-final and the artists set up their easels at Margate harbour, where they attempt to capture the stunning coastline views. Frank Skinner and Joan Bakewell host. (S2, ep 7) [S]

Discovering: Ian McKellen

Tuesday 16:00 - 17:00

A glimpse into the life and six-decade long career of Sir Ian McKellen, star of Richard III and X-Men, who has won many awards for his vast work in film. (S13, ep 6) [S]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Tuesday 17:00 - 17:30

The Eavesdropper: Moira hears a woman discussing a trip to Paris with her lover Donald. Not only is her husband called Donald, but he was in France last week. Coincidence? (S5, ep 2) [S,AD]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Tuesday 17:30 - 18:00

Operation Safecrack: In an attempt to prove their safes are impregnable, a company challenges ex-safebreaker Sam to crack one for a cash prize. But are his skills sharp enough? (S5, ep 3) [S]

New: Alfred Hitchcock Presents

Tuesday 18:00 - 18:30

Pen Pal: An escaped convict visits a spinster and her niece seeking his pen pal. [S]

New: Alfred Hitchcock Presents

Tuesday 18:30 - 19:00

The Baby Blue Expression: A woman and her lover plot her husband's demise but their plans go awry because of her ineptitude. [S]

Cirque Du Soleil: Delirium

Tuesday 19:00 - 20:45

The jubilant human circus presents an intense blend of giddy acrobatics, wonderful music, colourful dancers and multimedia projections. [S]

The Great Songwriters

Tuesday 20:45 - 21:45

Paul Heaton: Prospering with both The Housemartins and The Beautiful South, Paul Heaton lifts the lid on his craft and performs a selection of tracks. (4 of 6) [S]

The Art Of Drumming

Tuesday 21:45 - 23:00

This four-part series joins some of the greatest drummers on the planet as they discuss their passion for music and the fellow drummers who inspire them. (1 of 4) [S]

Classic Literature & Cinema

Tuesday 23:00 - 00:00

Dystopia: With each passing era of reader, the predictions of writers from yesteryear are tested, sometimes capturing our greatest fears that make for perfect cinema. (1 of 3) [S,AD]

Wed Feb 08
Soundtracks: Songs That...

Wednesday 00:00 - 01:00

...Defined History. Hurricane Katrina: Following Hurricane Katrina, artists including U2 and Kanye West joined New Orleans musicians in concerts to support the community. (S1, ep 4) [S]

Ai Weiwei: Yours Truly

Wednesday 01:00 - 02:35

The story of artist Ai Weiwei, who remotely transformed Alcatraz, a former island penitentiary, into a remarkable expression of socially engaged art while under house arrest. [S]

Art And Mind

Wednesday 02:35 - 04:05

An exploration of visionary artists and the creative impulse, from the Flemish Masters of the Renaissance to the avant-garde movement of Surrealism. Featuring Bosch, Van Gogh and more. [S]

Sky Arts Book Club

Wednesday 04:05 - 05:05

Andi Oliver and Elizabeth Day host as members of OKHA Queer + Black book club meet Hafsa Zayyan and Paris Lees. Also up for discussion is Joe Dunthorne's Submarine. (3 of 6) [S]

Santana: Music Icons

Wednesday 05:05 - 05:30

New. Musician Carlos Santana became famous in the late 60s and early 70s with his band, Santana, which pioneered a fusion of rock and Latin American jazz. This is their story. (S2, ep 5) [S]

Discovering: Crosby, Stills,...

Wednesday 05:30 - 06:00

...Nash & Young. A look at the late David Crosby's folk-rock super group - Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young - famed for their vocal harmonies and fiery interpersonal relationships. (S5, ep 19) [S]

LSO: Sir John Eliot Gardiner...

Wednesday 06:00 - 07:45

...Conducts Mendelssohn. Sir John Eliot Gardiner conducts the London Symphony Orchestra and the Monteverdi Choir in this celebration of Felix Mendelssohn's work. [S]

Janine And The 12 Stadivari

Wednesday 07:45 - 09:00

A thrilling film of the album recording made by dynamic Dutch violin virtuoso Janine Jansen and Sir Antonio Pappano, on 12 of the world's most exquisite Stradivari violins. [S]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Wednesday 09:00 - 09:30

Hijack: A hijacker on an aeroplane takes a stewardess hostage before demanding a million dollars and a parachute. Will Captain Waterhouse give in to his demands? (S4, ep 17) [S]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Wednesday 09:30 - 10:00

Blue Marigold: Dropped by her agency for her diva-like behaviour, supermodel Marigold's mental health deteriorates. Years later, she plots a comeback. (S5, ep 1) [S,AD]

Alfred Hitchcock Presents

Wednesday 10:00 - 10:30

Pen Pal: An escaped convict visits a spinster and her niece seeking his pen pal. [S]

Alfred Hitchcock Presents

Wednesday 10:30 - 11:00

The Baby Blue Expression: A woman and her lover plot her husband's demise but their plans go awry because of her ineptitude. [S]

Discovering: Ian McKellen

Wednesday 11:00 - 12:00

A glimpse into the life and six-decade long career of Sir Ian McKellen, star of Richard III and X-Men, who has won many awards for his vast work in film. (S13, ep 6) [S]

Film Noir

Wednesday 12:00 - 13:00

Classic Noir (1944-1958): With film noir in full flight, a slew of now-renowned noir 'bad girls' take centre stage, from Rita Hayworth in Gilda to Ava Gardner in The Killers. (2 of 3) [S,AD]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Wednesday 13:00 - 13:30

The Eavesdropper: Moira hears a woman discussing a trip to Paris with her lover Donald. Not only is her husband called Donald, but he was in France last week. Coincidence? (S5, ep 2) [S,AD]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Wednesday 13:30 - 14:00

Operation Safecrack: In an attempt to prove their safes are impregnable, a company challenges ex-safebreaker Sam to crack one for a cash prize. But are his skills sharp enough? (S5, ep 3) [S]

The Grapes Of Wrath: The Ghost...

Wednesday 14:00 - 15:00

...of Modern America. Eye-opening film examining the scandalous, cult book by John Steinbeck. 80 years later, the themes in the novel are more current than ever. [S]

Landscape Artist Of The Year

Wednesday 15:00 - 16:00

It's the final and the artists arrive in Loch Ness to capture the beauty of the Scottish Highlands before Frank Skinner and Joan Bakewell announce the winner. (S2, ep 8) [S]

Discovering: Ed Harris

Wednesday 16:00 - 17:00

Ed Harris: A look at the life and career of the Hollywood superstar, whose notable works include acclaimed performances in Apollo 13, The Truman Show and The Hours. (S13, ep 7) [S]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Wednesday 17:00 - 17:30

Run Rabbit Run: Robert visits a couple who housed him during the war. But in Paris, he discovers that the husband has died, and the hero's wife has a big secret to tell. (S5, ep 4) [S]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Wednesday 17:30 - 18:00

Stranger in Town: A stranger arrives in town and soon endears himself to the local community - although his motives prove sinister. (S5, ep 5) [S]

New: Alfred Hitchcock Presents

Wednesday 18:00 - 18:30

Man Who Found Money: A man makes a serious mistake when he tries to do the right thing. With RG Armstrong and Rod Cameron. [S]

New: Alfred Hitchcock Presents

Wednesday 18:30 - 19:00

Make My Death Bed: A woman plots her husband's death when she discovers he has been unfaithful. With Diana Van Der Vlis and Joe Flynn. [S]

Portrait Artist Of The Year...

Wednesday 19:00 - 20:00

...2014. Jilly Cooper, Melvyn Bragg and Daniel Roche: 12 artists attempt to impress the judges by capturing celebrities. One contestant uses tapestry to depict Melvyn Bragg. (S2, ep 5) [S]

New: Landscape Artist Of The...

Wednesday 20:00 - 21:00

...Year 2023. New. Ascot Picnic: The competition continues as the contestants take a trip to Ascot to capture the glamorous racegoers at the Royal Enclosure Picnic. (S8, ep 5) [S,AD]

Celebrity Special: Landscape...

Wednesday 21:00 - 22:00

...Artist Of The Year. Artists take to the town of Whitstable as six celebrities including Jordan Stephens and Rose Matafeo submit their own entries. (S7, ep 9) [S]

I Am Alfred Hitchcock

Wednesday 22:00 - 23:45

Interviews and archival footage weave together to tell the story of the Master of Suspense, one of the most influential and studied filmmakers in the history of cinema. [S,AD]

Discovering: Judy Garland

Wednesday 23:45 - 00:45

A look at the tumultuous life and glittering 40-year career of the actress, singer and entertainer. (S2, ep 8) [S,AD]

Thu Feb 09
Judy Garland By Marc Almond

Thursday 00:45 - 01:45

Marc Almond pieces together the poignant last days of his idol Judy Garland, whose tremendous talent and popularity was matched by an equally troubled home life. [S]

Emily Mortimer: Off Camera

Thursday 01:45 - 03:00

The actor and director sits down with Sam Jones for a candid chat about her life and career. (S2, ep 19) [S]

Backstage:Ralph Fiennes In...

Thursday 03:00 - 04:00

...Straight Line Crazy. Ralph Fiennes is joined in dress rehearsals as he discusses his involvement in and the themes relating to David Hare's brand-new play Straight Line Crazy. [S]

Master Of Photography

Thursday 04:00 - 05:00

Dancing Naples: The competition returns as 10 photographers compete to impress the judges in a series of creative challenges around Europe, starting in Naples. (S3, ep 1) [S,AD]

Talking Heads: Music Icons

Thursday 05:00 - 05:30

New. The spotlight falls on punk era rockers Talking Heads whose new wave sound featured the memorable lyrics and vocals of frontman David Byrne. (S2, ep 6) [S]

Discovering: Neil Young

Thursday 05:30 - 06:00

From Crazy Horse to Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, Neil Young was a driving force behind some of the biggest groups of the 60s before finding huge success on his own. (S5, ep 20) [S]

Arts Uncovered

Thursday 06:00 - 06:20

Gary James McQueen: A series of fascinating shorts taking you deeper into the world of art and the people behind it. [S]

Andre Rieu: The Flying Dutchman

Thursday 06:20 - 07:40

The violin sensation's stunning gala concert from the Kerkrade Stadium, featuring Somewhere Over The Rainbow, O Fortuna and Volare, as well as equestrian riders and fireworks. [S]

Andre Rieu: The Flying Dutchman

Thursday 07:40 - 09:00

The violin sensation's stunning gala concert from the Kerkrade Stadium, featuring Somewhere Over The Rainbow, O Fortuna and Volare, as well as equestrian riders and fireworks. [S]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Thursday 09:00 - 09:30

The Eavesdropper: Moira hears a woman discussing a trip to Paris with her lover Donald. Not only is her husband called Donald, but he was in France last week. Coincidence? (S5, ep 2) [S,AD]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Thursday 09:30 - 10:00

Operation Safecrack: In an attempt to prove their safes are impregnable, a company challenges ex-safebreaker Sam to crack one for a cash prize. But are his skills sharp enough? (S5, ep 3) [S]

Alfred Hitchcock Presents

Thursday 10:00 - 10:30

Man Who Found Money: A man makes a serious mistake when he tries to do the right thing. With RG Armstrong and Rod Cameron. [S]

Alfred Hitchcock Presents

Thursday 10:30 - 11:00

Make My Death Bed: A woman plots her husband's death when she discovers he has been unfaithful. With Diana Van Der Vlis and Joe Flynn. [S]

Discovering: Ed Harris

Thursday 11:00 - 12:00

Ed Harris: A look at the life and career of the Hollywood superstar, whose notable works include acclaimed performances in Apollo 13, The Truman Show and The Hours. (S13, ep 7) [S]

Tate Britain's Great Art Walks

Thursday 12:00 - 13:00

Curator Gus Casely-Hayford leads comedian Billy Connolly on a walking tour of the historic village of Cookham to shed light on the work of artist Stanley Spencer. (S2, ep 1) [S]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Thursday 13:00 - 13:30

Run Rabbit Run: Robert visits a couple who housed him during the war. But in Paris, he discovers that the husband has died, and the hero's wife has a big secret to tell. (S5, ep 4) [S]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Thursday 13:30 - 14:00

Stranger in Town: A stranger arrives in town and soon endears himself to the local community - although his motives prove sinister. (S5, ep 5) [S]

The Art Of The Garden

Thursday 14:00 - 15:00

Cleve West, Horatio's Garden, Salisbury: As part of a project to install gardens at NHS centres, Chelsea Gold winner Cleve West began at Salisbury District Hospital. (5 of 6) [S]

Landscape Artist Of The Year

Thursday 15:00 - 16:00

This special film joins the Sky Arts Landscape Artist of the Year 2016 winner at Petworth to take a look at their journey through the competition and their remarkable work. (S2, ep 9) [S]

Discovering: Gary Oldman

Thursday 16:00 - 17:00

Gary Oldman: A look at the versatile and fruitful career of the superstar, which includes an Academy Award-winning performance as Winston Churchill in Darkest Hour. (S13, ep 8) [S]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Thursday 17:00 - 17:30

The Moles: Harry H Corbett and Fulton Mackay star as two cash-strapped business owners who tunnel their way into a bank - only to find they missed a crucial notice on the door. (S5, ep 6) [S]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Thursday 17:30 - 18:00

Decoy: When a man is murdered in a park, Constable Mary Bryan is used as bait to catch the suspected killer. But what if she is tracking the wrong man? (S5, ep 7) [S]

Alfred Hitchcock Presents

Thursday 18:00 - 18:30

Revenge: An unknown attacker assaults Carl Spann's wife Elsa. Thirsty for revenge, Carl drives his incoherent wife around town in attempt to locate the thug. (S1, ep 1) [S]

Alfred Hitchcock Presents

Thursday 18:30 - 19:00

Shopping for Death: Two retired insurance salesmen confront an aggressive woman trying to save from impending disaster. (S1, ep 2) [S]

Landscape Artist Of The...

Thursday 19:00 - 20:00

...Year 2023. New. Ascot Picnic: The competition continues as the contestants take a trip to Ascot to capture the glamorous racegoers at the Royal Enclosure Picnic. (S8, ep 5) [S,AD]

Discovering: Lee Marvin

Thursday 20:00 - 21:00

An intimate look at the life and career of Academy Award-winning actor Lee Marvin, who starred in movies including Cat Ballou, The Professionals and The Dirty Dozen. (S5, ep 2) [S,AD]

Film Noir

Thursday 21:00 - 22:00

Styles of Noir (1944-1958 Continued): Private eye arrives as a noir counterpart to the femme fatale in the form of 1944's My Sweet, with Dick Powell as Philip Marlowe. (3 of 3) [S,AD]

The Movies

Thursday 22:00 - 23:00

The Seventies, Part 2: A look at the history of cinema through the 1970s, including films that pushed the boundaries of filmmaking from The Godfather to Jaws. (S1, ep 6) [S]

New: Philip Noyce: The Directors

Thursday 23:00 - 00:00

New. A look at the life and career of a celebrated Australian filmmaker, known for The Quiet American, Rabbit-Proof Fence and Dead Calm. (S8, ep 6) [S]

Fri Feb 10
I Am Richard Pryor

Friday 00:00 - 02:00

Film reflecting on the highs and lows of the Emmy-winning comedian and actor's life. Featuring in-depth interviews with Mike Epps, Tiffany Haddish and his widow, Jennifer Lee. [S]

Goldie: The Art That Made Me

Friday 02:00 - 03:40

Renowned visual artist and musician Goldie goes on a personal and passionate journey into the world of graffiti and street art. [S]

Play In A Day

Friday 03:40 - 04:40

Drama: Newly graduated and deprived of opportunities, budding young performers backed by creative teams are given 24 hours to stage a 15 minute production. (2 of 3) [S]

Al Green: Music Icons

Friday 04:40 - 05:05

The remarkable story of Let's Stay Together soul-singing sensation Al Green, who left his musical career when it was at its pinnacle to become a reverend at his church. (S2, ep 7) [S]

Discovering: The Cure

Friday 05:05 - 06:00

A fascinating look at English rock band The Cure. Led by the inimitable Robert Smith, they are one of the most influential new wave bands in history. (S5, ep 16) [S]

Darbar Festival 2018

Friday 06:00 - 07:00

Sky Arts presents a selection of the finest performances from the 2018 Darbar festival in London, celebrating the very best in Indian classical music. (6 of 6) [S]

Northern Ballet's Casanova

Friday 07:00 - 09:00

Choreographer Kenneth Tindall's first full-length ballet tells the passionate tale of Casanova - history's most fêted libertine. From the Manchester Palace Theatre. [S]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Friday 09:00 - 09:30

Run Rabbit Run: Robert visits a couple who housed him during the war. But in Paris, he discovers that the husband has died, and the hero's wife has a big secret to tell. (S5, ep 4) [S]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Friday 09:30 - 10:00

Stranger in Town: A stranger arrives in town and soon endears himself to the local community - although his motives prove sinister. (S5, ep 5) [S]

Alfred Hitchcock Presents

Friday 10:00 - 10:30

Revenge: An unknown attacker assaults Carl Spann's wife Elsa. Thirsty for revenge, Carl drives his incoherent wife around town in attempt to locate the thug. (S1, ep 1) [S]

Alfred Hitchcock Presents

Friday 10:30 - 11:00

Shopping for Death: Two retired insurance salesmen confront an aggressive woman trying to save from impending disaster. (S1, ep 2) [S]

Discovering: Gary Oldman

Friday 11:00 - 12:00

Gary Oldman: A look at the versatile and fruitful career of the superstar, which includes an Academy Award-winning performance as Winston Churchill in Darkest Hour. (S13, ep 8) [S]

Classic Literature & Cinema

Friday 12:00 - 13:00

Dystopia: With each passing era of reader, the predictions of writers from yesteryear are tested, sometimes capturing our greatest fears that make for perfect cinema. (1 of 3) [S,AD]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Friday 13:00 - 13:30

The Moles: Harry H Corbett and Fulton Mackay star as two cash-strapped business owners who tunnel their way into a bank - only to find they missed a crucial notice on the door. (S5, ep 6) [S]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Friday 13:30 - 14:00

Decoy: When a man is murdered in a park, Constable Mary Bryan is used as bait to catch the suspected killer. But what if she is tracking the wrong man? (S5, ep 7) [S]

Celebrity Special: Landscape...

Friday 14:00 - 15:00

...Artist Of The Year. Artists take to the town of Whitstable as six celebrities including Jordan Stephens and Rose Matafeo submit their own entries. (S7, ep 9) [S]

Landscape Artist Of The Year

Friday 15:00 - 16:00

Hosts Joan Bakewell and Frank Skinner launch a nationwide search for the Landscape Artist of the Year 2017 as contestants paint iconic locations across the country. (1 of 9) [S]

Discovering: Bruce Willis

Friday 16:00 - 17:00

Bruce Willis: A glimpse into the life and career of the Die Hard star, whose other notable film works include Pulp Fiction, The Sixth Sense and Unbreakable. (S13, ep 9) [S]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Friday 17:00 - 17:30

Pattern of Guilt: Police doctor Keith Briscoe is desperate to leave his wife for an ex but loses hope when she refuses to divorce him. Then, a serial killer gives him an idea. (S5, ep 8) [S]

Tales Of The Unexpected

Friday 17:30 - 18:00

A Harmless Vanity: When Mary learns her husband is having an affair, she invites her rival to a beach party. But the evening doesn't turn out as she expected. (S5, ep 9) [S]

Alfred Hitchcock Presents

Friday 18:00 - 18:30

Premonition: When a man returns home to find his father has died, he suspects his friends are concealing the true details of that death. (S1, ep 3) [S]

Alfred Hitchcock Presents

Friday 18:30 - 19:00

Triggers in Leash: A cook stuck in the middle of a life-threatening dispute between two gunmen tries everything she can to end the dispute. (S1, ep 4) [S]

Classic Artists: Jethro Tull

Friday 19:00 - 21:30

The fascinating story of Jethro Tull, the classic rock band from Luton responsible for such classic hits as Aqualung, Living in the Past and Thick As a Brick. [S]

New: Willie Nelson & Wynton...

Friday 21:30 - 22:45

...Marsalis: Live at the Lincoln Center, New York. New. Filmed over two nights in early 2007, this magical New York show sees the iconic Willie Nelson and Wynton Marsalis join forces. [S]

Billy Joel In Black & White

Friday 22:45 - 23:45

Detailing his life and craft, Billy Joel treats the Faena Theatre audience in Florida to stories and songs including Elton John's Tiny Dancer and Procol Harum's Whiter Shade of Pale. [S]

Madness: The Get Up!

Friday 23:45 - 01:35

New. Take one step beyond for this celebration of Madness, with live music, songs new and old and comedy capers from the nutty boys themselves. Guests include Paul Weller and Roland Gift. [S]