Bad Robots. Image credit: Objective Productions.

Bad Robots

The hidden camera prank show which uses technology to make a fool out of humans continues. This week pet owners are driven mad by Vet B.O.T, who has his customers begging, sitting and waiting for their animals. Meanwhile, the new Tezcorp chocolate fountain ruins a priceless work of art. Fans of the show will be interested in the blog we have published which explains how the show was put together. E4, 10pm. Guide   'Making Of' blog

Also: the final episode of Taskmaster; and more from fast food sitcom Fried. Repeats include Morecambe & Wise. Schedule

Taskmaster

Taskmaster

Ahead of tonight's final episode, check out Frank Skinner and Tim Key's blooper video. Dave, 10pm Guide

Fried

Fried

New sitcom. Mary's reputation takes a huge hit when she locks herself in the freezer. BBC3, 10:30pm. Guide

Porterhouse

Porterhouse

This early ITV sitcom pilot about Edwin Porterhouse, a bungling private eye, is 50 years old today. Guide

Cradle To Grave

Cradle To Grave, the new comedy starring Peter Kay, starts on Thursday. Here's an intro from the writer, and more: Read

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Bad Robots blog

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Bill trailer

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