TV Highlights | 2020 Week 43

2020 week 43;
Thirty-fifth week of 2020 ratings year.

The cast of SAS Australia, premiering this week on 7 (image: Seven)

All times are local unless noted otherwise.


  • #MustWatch (bold & italics)
  • #MolkPicks (bold)
  • Everything else worth a look without guarantee or endorsement.



  • Insiders with David Speers (2020.38) – 9am ABC
  • 2020 Supercars Bathurst 1000 – 11am Ten
  • The Good Lord Bird (S01E03 of 7) – 3pm AEST Stan
  • The Comedy Store (E03 of 5) – 3pm AEST Stan
  • Seduced: Inside the NXIVM Cult (E01 of 4) – 5pm AEST Stan
  • Australia Remastered with Aaron Pedersen (S01E08 of 15) – 6pm ABC
  • The Block (S16E32) – 7pm Nine
  • Junior MasterChef (S03E04) – 7:30pm Ten
  • Restoration Australia (S03E02 of 6) – 7:40pm ABC
  • 60 Minutes (S42E37) – 8:30pm Nine
  • FBI (S02E14/E15 of 19) – 8:30pm Ten
  • The Vow: A Portrait of NXIVM (E05 of 9) – 8:30pm AEST FOX SHOWCASE


  • Lovecraft Country (S01 finale – E10 of 10) – 11am AEST FOX SHOWCASE | 5pm BINGE
  • The Circus (S05 part b – E18) – 6pm Stan
  • SAS Australia (series premiere – E01 of 12) – 7:30pm Seven
  • The Block (S16E33) – 7:30pm Nine
  • Junior MasterChef (S03E05) – 7:30pm Ten
  • Australian Story (2020.27) – 8pm ABC
  • Four Corners (S59E37 of 40) – 8:30pm ABC
  • Taskmaster (S03E02 of 5) – 8:30pm SBS VICELAND
  • Have You Been Paying Attention? (S08E25 of 30) – 8:30pm Ten
  • Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (S07E26 of 30) – 8:30pm AEST FOX8
  • The Rookie (S02 premiere – E01/E02 of 20) – 8:40pm Seven
  • Media Watch (2020.38) – 9:20pm ABC
  • Drunk History (E06 of 6) – 9:30pm Ten
  • Q&A, with Hamish McDonald (S13E38): Tristan Harris, Marc Fennell, Julie Inman Grant, Matt Ford & Jack Steele (The Inspired Unemployed), Sally Rugg, Jocelyn Brewer – 9:35pm ABC
  • Difficult People (S03E05/E06 of 10) – 10:15pm SBS VICELAND
  • Chicago Fire (S08E05 of 20) – 11:10pm Seven


  • SAS Australia (S01E02 of 12) – 7:30pm Seven
  • The Block (S16E34) – 7:30pm Nine
  • Junior MasterChef (S03E06) – 7:30pm Ten
  • Outback Ringer (series premiere – E01 of 10) – 8pm ABC
  • Big Weather And How To Survive It (E02 of 3) – 8:30pm ABC
  • DC’s Stargirl (S01E09 of 13) – 8:30pm FOX8
  • Dave Gorman: Modern Life Is Goodish (S01E03 of 6) – 8:35pm SBS VICELAND
  • Dateline (2020.25) – 9:30pm SBS
  • Bluff City Law (E08 of 10) – 9:50pm Nine
  • The Feed (S08E29) – 10pm SBS


  • The Block (S16E35) – 7:30pm Nine
  • The Bachelorette Australia (S06E05) – 7:30pm Ten
  • Gogglebox Australia (STV: S12E09 of 10) – 7:30pm Lifestyle
  • Hard Quiz (S05E30 of 40) – 8pm ABC
  • Gruen (S12E02 of 10) – 8:30pm ABC
  • Australia Come Fly With Me (E02 of 3) – 8:30pm SBS
  • The Masked Singer USA (S04E04 of 14) – 8:30pm Ten
  • neXt (S01E03 of 8) – 9pm AEST FOX ONE
  • Planet America (2020.35) – 9:30pm ABC
  • The Good Fight (S04E05 of 7) – 9:30pm SBS


  • Sammy J (S03E38 of 40) – 6:55pm ABC
  • The Bachelorette Australia (S06E06) – 7:30pm Ten
  • Raised By Wolves (S01E08 of 10) – 8:30pm AEST FOX SHOWCASE
  • Gogglebox Australia (FTA: S12E09 of 10) – 9pm Ten
  • Full Frontal with Samantha Bee (S05E26 of 35) – 9:20pm SBS VICELAND
  • Fargo (S04E05 of 10) – 9:30pm SBS
  • This Is Us (S04E11/12 of 18) – 10pm Ten


  • Borat: Subsequent Moviefilm – 5pm AEST Amazon Prime Video
  • Bruce Springsteen’s Letter To You – 5pm AEST Apple TV+
  • The Right Stuff (S01E04 of 8) – 5pm AEST Disney+
  • Becoming (S01E06 of 10) – 5pm AEST Disney+
  • Better Homes and Gardens (S26E38 of 40) – 7pm Seven
  • The Boys (S02 finale – E10 of 10) – 7pm Amazon Prime Video
  • Tehran (E05 of 8) – 7pm Apple TV+
  • Gardening Australia (S31E32) – 7:30pm ABC
  • The Living Room (S09E17) – 7:30pm Ten
  • The Graham Norton Show (S28E03) – 8:30pm Ten


  • 2020 AFL Grand Final (Richmond Tigers v Geelong Cats) – 6:30pm Seven


  • TBA


  • Autopsy: The Last Days Of…
  • Mrs Brown’s Boys
Steve Molk
Steve Molk is sharply focused on the business of TV in Australia across all its formats - FTA broadcast, commercial, subscription, catch up & SVOD. Based on the Central Coast of NSW he's a passionate advocate for Australian-made programming, particularly drama and comedy. He loves podcasting, gaming & watching too much TV. | Call/Text 0401 709 405

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