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This week's rundown of Must-See TV is a barrel full of laughs. We've got funny men out of their comfort zones in Rhod Gilbert's Work Experience and An Idiot Abroad, John Bishop taking a comical look back at 2012 and more bargain bin stars getting tortured for our amusement in I'm a Celebrity.

Plus, the amazing story behind possibly the greatest album of all time, Bad by the late Michael Jackson, will get your December off to one 'Hee Hee' of a good start. Read on for more details...

Rhod Gilbert's Work Experience: Thursday (November 29) at 10pm on BBC Two
The famously furious Welsh comedian leaves the stage for a new vocation in Rhod Gilbert's Work Experience, which over the next four weeks will see him plopped into a variety of different workplaces and left to flounder.

For this opening episode of series three, Rhod becomes a teacher in a Welsh primary school. Will the man who gets flustered by duvet tog ratings be able to keep his cool around screaming kids? We're not holding out much hope...

Watch the trailer for Rhod Gilbert's Work Experience below:



An Idiot Abroad: Friday (November 30) at 9pm on Sky1
Why do you keep doing it to yourself, Karl Pilkington? On the last series of An Idiot Abroad the man with a head like a f**king orange was forced into doing a five-foot bungee jump, strapped to the top of a plane and dressed up like a Thai ladyboy, and yet here he is again, taking on a final three-part adventure recreating Marco Polo's trek from Italy to China.

At least this time Ricky Gervais has found a little companion for him in Life's Too Short star Warwick Davis, but the actor's genuine enjoyment of the adventure threatens to make this Karl's most frustrating journey yet.

Watch a Digital Spy exclusive trailer for An Idiot Abroad below:



John Bishop's Big Year: Friday (November 30) at 9.30pm on BBC One
Some might argue that November 30 is a little too early to air a TV review of 2012, but John Bishop disagrees. The Scouse funnyman will be kicking of a season of retrospectives with Big Year, looking at all the great and not-so-great stuff from the past 12 months.

In addition to joking about topics like the Diamond Jubilee and 50 Shades of Grey (we hope those two aren't linked somehow), Bishop will be mixing in some stand-up and sketches to create a show that'll make you ready to see the year out in style.

Watch John Bishop finish his 'Week of Hell' Triathlon for Sport Relief earlier this year:



I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here!: Saturday (December 1) at 9.30pm on ITV1
After three weeks of being enthralled by Helen Flanagan splashing about in a bikini, Helen Flanagan sobbing uncontrollably and Helen Flanagan getting covered in a variety of critters, it's finally time to wave goodbye to I'm a Celebrity...Get Me Out of Here! 2012.

It should be pretty obvious who we here at Digital Spy are cheering on, but there's plenty of other worthy winners among this year's campers besides the Corrie babe. Whatever happens, we'll be cracking open a bottle of champagne and tucking into a party platter of kangaroo testicles when Ant and Dec crown the next King or Queen of the Jungle in Saturday's final.

Watch Helen Flanagan take on a live Bushtucker Trial on this year's I'm a Celebrity:



Michael Jackson: Bad 25: Saturday (December 1) at 9.45pm on BBC Two
Spike Lee's much-anticipated documentary takes a closer look at the King of Pop's classic Bad album on its 25th anniversary, splicing interviews of those involved in its creation with never-before-seen footage of the late singer.

Martin Scorsese, Kanye West, Mariah Carey and Cee Lo Green are among the celebrity fans providing commentary, while clips of iconic Bad tracks like 'Smooth Criminal', 'The Way You Make Me Feel', 'Man in the Mirror' and 'Dirty Diana' will still blow you away a quarter of a century later.

Watch the trailer for Michael Jackson: Bad 25 below:



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