Back of the net! As Alan Partridge returns to TV after a 10-year absence, Steve Coogan reveals how the multi-faceted broadcaster has changed, and tells us about his three new shows coming up on Sky Atlantic, starting with Alan Partridge: Welcome to the Places of My Life.
Also this week:
• Cardiac Arrest writer Jed Mercurio is back with another hard-hitting drama, this time exploring corruption in the police force. Lennie James, Gina McKee and Martin Compston star.
• The compelling documentary strand Turn Back Time switches its focus from high street shops to The Family, as five families immerse themselves in different time periods, beginning with the Edwardian era.
• Seinfeld‘s Julia Louis-Dreyfus stars as the US vice president in Armando Ianucci‘s satirical new comedy Veep.
• Kathy Burke reflects on her teenage years in the four-part comedy drama Walking and Talking.
• Wimbledon champ Novak Djokovic tells us what it was like to grow up in the war-torn Serbian capital of Belgrade as we get excited about this year’s tournament at the All England Club.
All this, plus the very best new documentaries, the latest soap gossip, our weekly TV Spy US dramas special, and of course a round-up of the big new films and the other big sporting events to watch.