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What to watch in UHD this July

What to watch in UHD this July


Enjoy addictive dramas, stunning nature documentaries and top concerts like never before

By Virgin TV Edit

What could be better than an advert-less channel that serves up five-star US dramas and engrossing documentaries in Ultra HD? Well, one that then serves them up with a side order of captivating concerts, for a start!


Luckily for Virgin TV customers, such an offering awaits this month, with gigs from a variety of artists and multiple continents available to watch on the UK’s only dedicated Ultra HD channel. Champing at the bit for some top-notch drama, banging tunes and wild docuseries? Read on below to find out what’s on...


Big Cat Country: The Invasion Begins

Wednesday 8 July, 8pm, Virgin TV Ultra HD (CH 999)

In the heart of Africa, prides of lions are battling to keep their territories. Witness these incredible power struggles play out like never before with this stunning documentary series. You might even say it’s purr-fect viewing for fans of nature shows.


The Path

Friday 10 July, 9pm, Virgin TV Ultra HD (CH 999)

Back for a third season, Breaking Bad’s Aaron Paul stars in this addictive US drama as a man who questions his participation in a controversial religous movement. Full of twists and turns, this is a series that always keeps you guessing.


The Divine Comedy: Live In Paris

Saturday 11 July, 10.45pm, Virgin TV Ultra HD (CH 999)

Northern Ireland’s The Divine Comedy bring their stylish indie pop to Paris’ Folies Bergère for a special performance of their 2016 album Foreverland.


Brazil’s Emerald Oasis

Brazil's Emerald Oasis

Wednesday 15 July, 8.10pm, Virgin TV Ultra HD (CH 999)

While the rivers of Brazil’s Pantanal region run dry each year, discover how one lake defies nature. Attracting a variety of wildlife – including tapirs weighing up to 600 pounds – this is its fascinating story.


Skylar Grey: Live

Saturday 18 July, 10.40pm, Virgin TV Ultra HD (CH 999)

Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter. Producer. Model. Is there anything Skylar Grey can’t do? Watch her perform some of her best-known hits, plus tracks from her latest album, 2019’s Angel With Tattoos.



Monday 20 July, 9pm, Virgin TV Ultra HD (CH 999)

When an FBI agent is presumed dead, she must fight to reclaim her past while being suspected of a series of murders. Returning for season 2, find out what happens next in this gripping story.


Seriously Amazing Objects: Survivors

Wednesday 22 July, 8.10pm, Virgin TV Ultra HD (CH 999)

With incredible access to the Smithsonian’s most amazing artifacts, learn about some of nature’s greatest survivors – from historic objects to unique members of the animal kingdom


Sheryl Crow: Live

Sheryl Crow live

Saturday 25 July, 10.45pm, Virgin TV Ultra HD (CH 999)

If all you wanna do is have some fun, get ready for a night of hits from the one and only Sheryl Crow. One of modern music’s biggest-selling artists, rediscover why the US singer-songwriter is held in such high regard.


American Gods

Thursday 30 July, 9pm, Virgin TV Ultra HD (CH 999)

Based on Neil Gaiman’s fantasy novel, American Gods draws you into a world of mystery and magic like nothing else. And with Ian McShane in it, what more could you possibly want? Get ready for the next chapter with season 2 airing this month.


How to access the Virgin TV Ultra HD channel

You’ll find all the details explaining what you need here. Then simply press the up button on the EPG to easily access Virgin TV Ultra HD. Don’t have a UHD TV? Never fear, because you can also watch the Virgin TV Ultra HD channel through your HD TV. Lucky you!


Want to see more in Ultra High Definition?

Find the latest on all the stellar drama, incredible documentaries and thrilling music concerts available in 4K exclusively on Virgin TV Ultra HD with our homepage.

TV channels: Channels, content and features available depend on your chosen package. Channel line-ups and content are subject to change at any time and to regional variations.

HD: HD TV set, V HD Box, TiVo box or Virgin TV V6 connected with HDMI cables required for HD channels. Number of inclusive HD channels depends on package.

Virgin TV UHD channel: Available to Full House TV customers only. Primetime only – see channel for programming schedule each day. 4K enabled TV/device and V6 box required to watch content in UHD. Quality assumes your equipment is working at optimum standard.