What’s on telly tonight? Our pick of the best shows on Saturday 3rd March

TV Times top picks for today

What’s on telly tonight? Here the TV Times team of expert reviewers highlight the best shows on Saturday 3rd March

Ant & Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway, 7.00pm, ITV

Ant & Dec’s fun-filled show reaches a milestone tonight as it celebrates its 100th episode! Hollywood star Cuba Gooding Jr is this week’s guest announcer, and crooner pals Michael Ball and Alfie Boe help out with the End of the Show Show. Stephen Mulhern will be in Warrington giving members of the public a chance to win a cash prize. Plus, the sequel to The Missing Crown Jewels – Saturday Knight Takeaway – starts tonight. Rating: ****

Troy: Fall of a City, 9.10pm, BBC1


There’s a lot of bonding to be done when a city is under siege and everyone’s getting hungry! Helen is doing her best to impress ordinary Trojans by demanding the royal grain store be opened to feed all, but to her surprise, her in-laws would quite like to keep the cereal in reserve. Meanwhile Hector and Paris secretly leave the city looking for allies in their battle against the Greeks, but, of course, they head straight into danger… Rating: ****

The Voice UK, 8.30pm, ITV

The Voice UK

The pressure mounts as the remaining singers on each team must perform in pairs, and coaches Tom Jones, Jennifer Hudson, will.i.am and Olly Murs have the tough job of cutting their teams down to just six for the Knockouts. Only one from each ‘duet’ can go through – but there is a lifeline for the unlucky ones as another coach can opt to steal them… Rating: ****

More previews tomorrow.