5USA Today Saturday 21 January 2023

8 Min Read
5USA Logo

What’s On 5USA Today Saturday 21 January 2023

A full run down of everything airing on 5USA today.


Home shopping

Entertainment News on 5

Showbiz news and gossip

Murder, She Wrote


A book club promotion turns nasty

Jessica hits the road to promote a new book club, but promptly finds herself plunged into a messy case involving plagiarism, blackmail and murder. Angela Lansbury stars, with a guest appearance by Ian Ogilvy

Murder, She Wrote


Jessica teams up with a Russian detective

Jessica joins forces with a Russian detective to solve a case of art theft and murder at a book fair in Miami. Whodunit, guest starring David Ogden Stiers and Andrew Robinson

Murder, She Wrote


Jessica helps her friend Seth find his cousin’s killer

Jessica learns that her friend Seth Hazlitt’s rich cousin has been murdered and vows to get to the bottom of the mystery – and when she discovers the victim was breeding rare magnolias, she soon finds a motive for the crime. Angela Lansbury and William Windom star

Murder, She Wrote


An Egyptian relic is stolen

Jessica Fletcher tries to clear a friend implicated in the theft of a priceless Egyptian relic – and a murder to boot. Whodunit, starring Angela Lansbury, James Read and Lee Meriwether

Murder, She Wrote


Jessica uncovers a mystery in Italy

Jessica visits Genoa in Italy, where she finds her sleuthing skills called upon in the world of opera when a soprano is threatened by a stranger hidden in the foggy night. Murder mystery, starring Angela Lansbury

Murder, She Wrote


A scientist is killed

A scientist hits on the cunning idea of faking his own death, but is later murdered for real – leaving Jessica to prove the innocence of the police’s chief suspect. Shannon Tweed guest stars, with Angela Lansbury, Bradford Dillman and Bruce Weitz

Murder, She Wrote


Jessica investigates a film fan’s death

Jessica discovers a link between the death of a film fan and the supposed suicide of a leading Hollywood director 35 years previously. Murder mystery, starring Angela Lansbury and John Astin

Murder, She Wrote


Jessica enters the world of haute couture

Jessica enters the world of haute couture to solve a series of murders committed in the seedy surroundings of a Parisian sweatshop, and the lover of a model who helped her research a book is targeted by a killer in Paris. Angela Lansbury stars

Murder, She Wrote


The Cabot Cove residents fall victim to a callous development scheme

The beleaguered Cabot Cove residents fall victim to a callous development scheme – all except Jessica, who resolves to get to the bottom of the mystery. Angela Lansbury stars as the amateur sleuth, with William Windom, Ron Masak and Michael Horton

Murder, She Wrote


Jessica lectures at a private college

The heads of an Ivy League private college tempt fate by inviting Jessica to lecture to their pupils, and it is not long before the sleuth has a murder to investigate. Angela Lansbury stars

Murder, She Wrote


Jessica takes a trip to Ireland

While Jessica is enjoying her stay at a fishing lodge in Ireland, she finds out the owner is being harassed by a consortium wanting to buy his land for a strip mine. Whodunit, guest starring Rod Taylor and Martin Jarvis, with Angela Lansbury

Blue Bloods


A bank robbery turns into a hostage situation

A bank robbery turns into a hostage situation, and Danny is shocked to discover one of the perpetrators is a friend of Frank who has fallen on hard times. Meanwhile, Jamie gets a new partner. Crime drama, starring Tom Selleck and Donnie Wahlberg

Criminal Minds


The team hunts for a copycat bomber

The team is asked to create a profile of the person responsible for detonating three bombs in separate attacks on a neighbourhood, leaving two people dead. Gideon is shocked to discover the devices are identical to one that caused seven deaths – made by his adversary Adrian Bale. Crime drama, starring Mandy Patinkin, Thomas Gibson and Shemar Moore

Criminal Minds


The team hunts a rapist and murderer in San Diego

Gideon and the team visit San Diego, where they search for a man wanted for the rape and murder of six women in their own homes. Elle and Hotch visit the scene of another attempted attack, where they discover the assailant was wearing a ski mask. Drama, starring Mandy Patinkin, Lola Glaudini and Thomas Gibson

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit


A plastic surgeon is accused of rape

When a young woman accuses a celebrity plastic surgeon and his girlfriend of sexual assault, Benson and the team must determine if the woman was attacked or if it was a night of sex games gone wrong. Mariska Hargitay stars

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit


A serial rapist strikes again after two decades of silence

A serial rapist strikes again after two decades of silence, and SVU operatives are determined to uncover the elusive criminal and bring justice to his many victims. Stone discovers that his father worked on the case before it went cold. Mariska Hargitay and Philip Winchester star

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit


Benson deals with a hostage situation

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit


Benson uncovers a criminal network

The Blacklist


A plane transporting prisoners crashes under suspicious circumstances

Part two of two. Tom’s collaboration with Berlin is central to the mystery that has captivated viewers, but what exactly that entails has been unclear to Liz, until now, when a plane transporting prisoners crashes under suspicious circumstances. As the FBI sets about locating the survivors who managed to escape, the name Berlin appears on the passenger list. Tracking down this elusive figure is Liz’s main objective, though with Red in custody, her chances of locating him are slim. She needs to free her accomplice to have any hope of finding out the truth about Tom – and herself

Criminals: Caught on Camera

The use of CCTV to fight crime

Journalist Nick Wallis joins police forces around the nation to discover how CCTV and technological advances are helping to bring criminals to justice. The programme reveals how essential surveillance cameras have become in the fight against crime and features footage of people caught red-handed


Share this Article