When’s that show you mentioned starting again, TMINE? Including Greenleaf, Emerald City, Roots and MacGyver

Every Friday, I let you know the latest announcements about when new, imported TV shows will finally be arriving on your screens – assuming anyone’s bought any, of course.

The acquisitions market kicked up a gear this week, which means there’s a whole new herd of shows charging our way now. And for some reason, half of them want to start on the same day.

MacGyver (US: CBS)
Sky1: Wednesday, February 8th, 8pm
Episode reviews: 1

Emerald City (US: NBC)
5*: Wednesday, February 8th, 9pm
Episode reviews: 1-2, 3

Roots (US: History)
BBC Four: Wednesday, February 8th, 9pm
Episode reviews: Didn’t watch it

Greenleaf (US: OWN)
Netflix UK: Friday, March 3rd
Episode reviews: Didn’t watch it – sorry

13 Reasons Why (Netflix)
Netflix UK: Friday, March 31st
Episode reviews: Hasn’t aired yet

I Love Dick (Amazon)
Amazon UK: Friday, May 12th
Episode reviews: 1


  • Rob Buckley

    I’m Rob Buckley, a journalist who writes for UK media magazines that most people have never heard of although you might have heard me on the podcast Lockdown Land or Radio 5 Live’s Saturday Edition or Afternoon Edition. I’ve edited Dreamwatch, Sprocket and Cambridge Film Festival Daily; been technical editor for TV producers magazine Televisual; reviewed films for the short-lived newspaper Cambridge Insider; written features for the even shorter-lived newspaper Soho Independent; and was regularly sarcastic about television on the blink-and-you-missed-it “web site for urban hedonists” The Tribe. Since going freelance, I've contributed to the likes of Broadcast, Total Content + Media, Action TV, Off The Telly, Action Network, TV Scoop and The Custard TV.