Sky Max Today Saturday 20 May 2023

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Today Saturday 20 May 2023

A full run down of everything airing on Sky Max

Road Wars


Police officers combat vehicle crime

Police officers use unmarked cars fitted with on-board video cameras, offering an insight into vehicle crime and how it can be prevented. The programme also features footage of dangerous drivers

Hawaii Five-0


The cops search for an arsonist targeting couples

The team welcomes the assistance of California special agent Kathy Milford (CSI: NY regular Melina Kanakaredes) as they set about tracking down an arsonist targeting couples. Meanwhile, Danno takes Amber on a romantic getaway, but things don’t go quite to plan when her abusive ex-husband catches up with them



The team tracks Indonesian mercenaries transporting stolen nerve gas

Highway Patrol


Following Australia’s traffic enforcers

Highway Patrol


Following Australia’s traffic enforcers

The Flash


A high-voltage villain causes Barry to lose his powers

Barry runs foul of a high-voltage new villain when he is zapped and brought skidding to a halt by Blackout – a metahuman who can harness electricity. Can the gang figure out a way to restore the speedster’s powers? They don’t have any time to lose, because downtown at the police department, bad guy Tockman – who will be familiar to viewers of Arrow – has taken several people hostage, including Iris and Eddie

The Flash


Barry asks Arrow to help capture a villain

In the first of two crossover episodes between The Flash and Arrow, Barry comes up against a meddlesome metahuman named Ray G Bivolo, who possesses the power to manipulate people’s emotions. It’s clear he can’t face the villain on his own, so he gets help from Starling City’s hero. But things don’t get off to a good start when Oliver tells the speedster that he still has a lot to learn – and the friends become foes when Bivolo intervenes, sending an annoyed Flash on a rage-fuelled rampage

The Flash


Barry encounters the man who killed his mother

Years of pent-up grief bubble to the surface when Barry encounters Reverse Flash, aka Professor Zoom, the man who killed his mother. When his arch-nemesis manages to escape, the team turns to Dr Tina McGee from Mercury Labs for assistance. Meanwhile, Eddie pops a life-changing question to Iris. Superhero adventure, starring Grant Gustin

The Flash


Chilly super-villain Captain Cold is back in Central City

The superhero adventure returns after its mid-season break. Chilly super-villain Captain Cold is back in Central City – and he has company in the shape of Heat Wave. Together, this evil pairing have set their sights on stealing a multimillion dollar painting – can the super-fast hero possibly win against the forces of fire and ice? He has his reservations, especially after what happened during his last face-off with his old friend – but when a loved one is kidnapped, he quickly races to the rescue. Grant Gustin stars, with guest appearances by former Prison Break actors Wentworth Miller and Dominic Purcell

The Flash


A former protege of Dr Wells returns to town

Dr Wells receives a blast from the past when former protege Hartley Rathaway returns to town with a taste for revenge. But his is not an idle threat – caught up in the same explosion as the Flash, he now has the power to manipulate soundwaves, making him a potentially deadly enemy who wants to be known as the Pied Piper. Meanwhile, Iris is on the hunt for headlines when she joins Central City Picture News, although she’s not keen on the reporter she’s been partnered with



Walter faces being sent back to St Claire’s

Peter teams up with law enforcement official Sheriff Mathis on a serial murder investigation which has links to Newton. Walter has to deal with the possibility of being sent back to St Claire’s, and someone from the alternate universe pays a visit



Part one of two. Walter and Olivia travel to the parallel universe

Part one of two. Walter and Olivia travel to the parallel universe, resulting in a showdown with William Bell. Drama, starring Leonard Nimoy, Anna Torv and Joshua Jackson



Part two of two. Walter and Olivia enter the parallel universe

Part two of two. Walter and Olivia enter the parallel universe, and are faced with personal sacrifices to prevent the collision of the two worlds. Leonard Nimoy guest stars



Olivia fights to return home

Hawaii Five-0


McGarrett and the team investigate the murder of a neurosurgeon

The team investigates when a neurosurgeon is killed moments before performing surgery, uncovering a set of clues that also shed light on the disappearance of four schoolboys 40 years earlier. However, McGarrett’s mind is temporarily taken off the case when his beloved car is stolen. Alex O’Loughlin stars

Hawaii Five-0


A patient with a dangerous strain of bird flu is kidnapped

McGarrett’s old mentor Joe White is back on the island, although the reunion is put on the back-burner when a patient infected with a lethal strain of bird flu is kidnapped. The team members know they have little time to waste if they are to find the victim and prevent the outbreak of a deadly epidemic. US crime drama, starring Alex O’Loughlin and Scott Caan, with Terry O’Quinn

Hawaii Five-0


Kono has a close encounter with an elusive criminal

Kono is forced to make a decision about her relationship with Adam after discovering his connection with a corrupt family business – although that’s the least of her worries when she has a close encounter with a notorious criminal and she is left fighting for her life. Grace Park stars, with a guest appearance from Michael Imperioli (The Sopranos)

Hawaii Five-0


The team encounters a Congolese warlord

The team’s investigation into the death of a journalist leads them to discover a link between the victim and Koko Contee, a Congolese warlord believed to be dead. However, they soon encounter trouble when it transpires that the villain is very much alive. Meanwhile, Danny loses his cool after receiving text messages from Grace that were meant for someone else. Drama, guest starring Barkhad Abdi (Captain Phillips)

Fast & Furious: Greatest Moments Refuelled

Fans’ favourite moments from the movie franchise

Flintoff: Lord of the Fries


Freddie and Rob enjoy the sights and sounds of Scotland

Freddie and Rob arrive in Scotland, a nation that knows a thing or two about deep-fat frying – so the duo try to make a good impression on the locals by battering a few chocolate bars. There’s plenty to do on the tourist front too, including trips to see the Kelpies and the Falkirk Wheel, a night camping out under the stars and a trip to the Highland Games, where the pair get kitted out in kilts to have a go at tossing the caber

A League of Their Own: European Road Trip


Previously unseen clips from the duo’s adventure

Last King of the Cross


Fact-based Australian crime drama, starring Lincoln Younes

Wide-eyed teenager John Ibrahim is eager to emulate his older brother Sam, a legendary enforcer in the Kings Cross area of Sydney. He follows his sibling into the red-light district – a jungle with no laws, but rigid rules and hierarchy. Fact-based Australian crime drama, starring Lincoln Younes, Claude Jabbour and Tim Roth

Never Mind the Buzzcocks


With Shaun Ryder, Bez and Desiree Burch



Ashley’s favourite teacher is fired

Resident Alien


Harry and Asta attend an alien convention

Road Wars


Police officers combat vehicle crime

Documentary following the Thames Valley Police as they use unmarked cars fitted with on-board video cameras, offering an insight into vehicle crime and how it can be prevented. The programme also features shocking footage of dangerous drivers



An armoured truck heist ends in bloodshed

NCIS: Los Angeles


The team investigates when a Navy reservist is stabbed

The team investigates when a Navy reservist is stabbed and his lab full of pesticides and insects is ransacked, while Kilbride offers Sam the position of interim operations manager and Rountree thinks about his future

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