- BBC1 has Strictly Come Dancing and Merlin
- ITV1 has The X Factor and I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!
- ITV2 has The Xtra Factor and I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out of Here Now!
- Ch4 has Come Dine with Me and Slumdog Millionaire
- Sky Premiere has Four Christmases, Sky Indie has A Serious Man