COMEDIAN Frank Skinner explores the life of his idol and boxing legend Muhammad Ali in tonight's Frank Skinner on Muhammad Ali.In the show for BBC One, Skinner will visit key locations in Ali's life and meet the great's family and friends.The programme airs on BBC One TONIGHT (June 1) at 9pm.In the show, Skinner travels around the UK and the US and, and meet Ali's younger brother Rahaman and Ali's wife Khalilah.Skinner also speaks to Ali's old sparring partner and later opponent Larry Holmes.English comedian, writer and TV personality.Skinner, 60, currently presents Room 101 and is well known from his days presenting Fantasy Football League alongside David Baddiel between 1994 and 2004.Nicknamed 'The Greatest', the American former world champion boxer and activist passed away in June last year aged 74.He was known for his quick fists, even quicker wit and his public stance against the Vietnam War. … [Read more...] about What time is Frank Skinner on Muhammad Ali on BBC One tonight? Comedian explores the life of his idol, boxing great Ali
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EVER wondered what it is like behind the closed doors of some of the world's most extravagant hotels?Thanks to the TV series, Amazing Hotels: Life Beyond the Lobby, you no longer need to rely on your imagination to find out.Here's the lowdown...The sixth and final episode airs tonight on May 8 at 9pm on BBC Two.It goes head-to-head with ITV's fact-based drama series Little Boy Blue, The Island with Bear Grylls on Channel 4 and MasterChef on BBC One.Tonight's episode visits the incredible Icehotel in Lapland which is built using two-ton ice blocks from the nearby River Torne.Around 120 miles north of the Arctic Circle, the team create a unique experience for their guests who sleep in sub-zero temperatures on a block of ice.The show gives viewers an unprecedented look behind the scenes of hotels most people would only be able to dream about staying in.It reveals the astonishing realities of the luxury buildings, including phenomenal five-star hotels built with billion pound … [Read more...] about What time is Amazing Hotels: Life Beyond the Lobby on BBC Two tonight, where is Icehotel and who are the presenters?
INCREDIBLE medicine meets incredible bodies in the BBC Two series which finishes its first series tonight.We've already seen a child whose heart is outside of her rib cage and a man who who injects himself with deadly snake venom — so what else is in store for viewers of Incredible Medicine: Dr Weston's Casebook tonight?Here's everything you need to know about the show...The final episode of the programme's jaw-dropping six-part series airs tonight at 9pm on BBC Two.Tonight's episode introduces us to engineer Tal Golesworthy, whose faulty connective tissue means he lived for years with the possibility his aorta could burst.We also meet a man who can taste words, and learn how his condition can help blind people to recognise colours.In this series, surgeon Gabriel Weston meets the people with the world's most extraordinary bodies.With the help of cutting-edge technology and top scientists, Gabriel explores why these bodies are the way they are, and what they … [Read more...] about When is Incredible Medicine: Dr Weston’s Casebook on BBC Two tonight, who is Dr Gabriel and what is it about?
IT HAS won countless awards for its hard-hitting documentaries which focus on social issues and current affairs around the world.Tonight, BBC Two’s This World series returns with a new documentary called Unarmed Black Male.In light of the increasing tension across the US surrounding the shootings of young black men, which prompted protests and rioting across the country, Unarmed Black male focuses on one particular case in point.This World: Unarmed Black Male airs on BBC Two tonight at 9pm and is 90 minutes long.The film follows the murder trail of white police officer Stephen Rankin, who shot and killed unarmed black teenager William Chapman on 22 April 2015.Rankin had responded to a report of shoplifting at a Walmart store in Portsmouth, Virginia, and minutes after arriving at the scene, he fatally shot the 18-year-old during a struggle in the car park.Rankin, 35, a US navy veteran trained in martial arts, was fired from Portsmouth Police Department and charged with … [Read more...] about What time is Unarmed Black Male on BBC Two tonight and what is the documentary about?
DAVID Attenborough fans yearning for a third series of Planet Earth can get a quick fix tonight with Cheetahs: Growing Up Fast on BBC Two.The beloved presenter narrates as cameras follow a family of cheetahs in the wild.It's the latest episode of Natural World, which has previously gotten up close and personal with leopards, frogs, giant squid, killer whales and killer bees.Cameraman Kim Wolhuter spent two years walking alongside a wild cheetah mum and her cubs, forging a bond with the furry family as he recorded their activities.Theprogramme offers insight into the animals' lives, showing viewers what it takes to turn the tiny cats into predators.Sneak peek videos on the BBC website show the youngsters taking a risky trip to a waterhole, investigating a nervous tortoise, getting stuck in a tree and practising their pounces during playtime.Cheetahs: Growing Up Fast airs on BBC Two tonight at 9pm. READ MORE What time is Spy in the Wild on BBC One … [Read more...] about What time is Cheetahs: Growing Up Fast on BBC Two tonight, and what is the new David Attenborough Natural World film about?