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Movie still from Rocketman which includes Taron Egerton.

Premieres This May

There's something everyone this May as BFBS Extra unveils another exciting batch of network premieres. Taron Egerton dons the sparkly suit to channel the artist formerly known as Reginald Dwight in glitzy biopic Rocketman.

Kristen Stewart's work at a deepwater research facility is rudely interrupted by a mysterious earthquake in clammy thriller Underwater.

Mark Wahlberg’s troubles are trebled when he adopts three children in comedy Instant Family.

And a routine business trip goes off the rails in every way imaginable and unimaginable in Unfinished Business.

What's New This Month

Close up of character from the TV show Little Birds

Little Birds

Tangier, 1955. One of the last outposts of colonial decadence. And a cultural shock in waiting for an American debutante. 

(Sky Atlantic & BFBS Extra)


Annabelle Comes Home

While babysitting the daughter of paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren, a teenager and her friend unwittingly awaken an evil spirit trapped inside a sinister doll. For which they're probably not get paid nearly enough.

(BFBS Extra)

Still taken from TV show Jett of characters sat in prison courtyard.


World-class thief Daisy "Jett" Kowalski is just out of prison and already being forced back into what got her there, by a group of eccentric and dangerous criminals.

(Sky Atlantic & BFBS Extra)


Want to know what's on?

For an overview of what’s on this week then check out our latest TV guide to help plan your TV week!

Also this month

Close up of Celebrity Juice team Keith Lemon, Laura Whitmore and Emily Atack.

Celebrity Juice

It’s the return of the comedy quiz hosted by Keith Lemon, with Roman Kemp, Shirley Ballas, Judi Love and Jamie Laing joining captains Laura Whitmore and Emily Atack.

(ITV2 & BFBS Extra)  

Still taken from League of their Own with the team walking.

A League of Their Own Road Trip

The boys hit the road again as Jamie Redknapp, Freddie Flintoff and Romesh Ranganathan begin their trip at Loch Ness. 

(Sky One & BFBS Extra)


Football on BFBS TV

Live Football

The Premier League, EFL, and SPL continue. We will have more matches than ever live on BFBS TV.

(BFBS Sky Sports, BFBS BT Sport, & BFBS Sport)


UFC 262

All the action from the UFC 262 main card as Charles Oliviera and Michael Chandler headline in their lightweight bout at the Toyota Center in Texas, USA.

Live on BFBS BT Sport, Saturday 15th May.



Mental health support

If you or someone you know struggles with mental health problems then please know that help is available, which is why we have pulled together a list of organisations that can offer support! 

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