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This Week's Must-See TV: 5 Shows You Shouldn't Miss

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This Week's Must-See TV could generously be called a mixed bag, what with amazing US drama in the form of Mad Men and The Walking Dead sitting snugly alongside a cheerful, but cheesy new Paddy McGuinness vehicle...

Plus, there's coverage of two of the biggest events in the world of British sport and music - Wimbledon, which kicks off Monday (June 24) at 11.30am on BBC Two, and the 2013 Glastonbury Festival, where the first acts take to the Pyramid Stage on Friday (June 28) at 7pm on BBC Three.

The Wanted Life: Monday (June 24) at 9pm on E!
Controversy-baiting boyband The Wanted have promised us the usual orgy of sex, partying, fighting and general debauchery in their new E! reality show The Wanted Life, which finally hits the UK this week.

They may have fame and fortune, but we're predicting antics from Max George, Tom Parker, Nathan Skyes, Jay McGuiness and Siva Kaneswaran that wouldn't look out of place in the Big Brother house as they attempt to crack America. You may turn your nose up, dear reader, but if you've ever inadvertently gasped at stories of the boys bragging about impregnating women and wanting to beat up One Direction, you will need to tune in.

Watch a trailer for The Wanted Life below:



Mad Men: Wednesday (June 26) at 10pm on Sky Atlantic
Don Draper (Jon Hamm) has been as wicked as ever in this season of Mad Men, but with only one more set of episodes left before the show gets packed away completely, are we about to see him get his comeuppance?

We're not hinting at anything there, by the way - this being Mad Men, we, of course, know nothing about what Matthew Weiner is planning for the finale, though we suspect we'll learn if Pete (Vincent Kartheiser) will keep secret the explosive truth about 'Bob Benson' (James Wolk), and discover if the dismissal of rumours about a major character dying was just a bluff.

Watch the teaser for Mad Men below:



Modern Family: Friday (June 28) at 8.30pm on Sky1
Heartwarming yet spicy sitcom Modern Family closes its fourth season this week with an episode that delivers big laughs tinged with tragedy. The finale begins with the gang travelling to Florida for the funeral of Phil's (Ty Burrell) mother - only to discover that her last wish is for her late husband (Fred Willard) to be set up with a neighbour.

As the Dunphys try to cope with their loss, Cam (Eric Stonestreet) integrates himself into a group of golden girls and immediately starts stirring the pot, Jay (Ed O'Neill) runs into the saucy cougar he lost his virginity to as a teen and Mitchell (Jesse Tyler Ferguson) ends up defending half the Sunshine State when he goes to court to fight historic pimping allegations against Gloria (SofĂ­a Vergara). Ending on an one-two punch of a truly emotional final scene and possibly the most adorable post-credits skit yet, you'll struggle to tell the tears from the tears of joy at the end of this Modern Family.

Watch a promo for Modern Family below:



Your Face Sounds Familiar: Saturday (June 29) at 7.30pm on ITV
Britain's Got Talent has locked the doors to the asylum for another year, The Voice UK has turned its back on us, Take Me Out is giving us the silent treatment - we need a new Saturday night guilty pleasure, now! Thank goodness then for mum-to-be Alesha Dixon, Paddy McGuinness and their new celebrity karaoke impression show Your Face Sounds Familiar.

In a premise that has trashy cult hit stamped all over it, Bobby Davro, Cheryl Fergison, Denise Lewis, Matt Johnson, Natalie Anderson and, for some reason, Alexander Armstrong transform at random into different music icons each week - including those of the opposite sex - and perform for judges Emma Bunton, Julian Clary and a guest panelist (this week, Donny Osmond!). It's a lot of harmless fun, and although some killjoys will probably cry about how 'TV couldn't possibly get any worse', we'll say this as a counter argument...the US version has John Barrowman.

Watch an introduction to Your Face Sounds Familiar below:



The Walking Dead: Saturday (June 29) at 11pm on Channel 5
It's taken a while for the zombies to lurch across from Fox (to be fair, the undead are notoriously slow), but now season three of The Walking Dead has finally arrived on Channel 5 for all to see. Hoorah!

Alas, Rick (Andrew Lincoln) and the rest of the survivors aren't in a celebratory mood, as they discover that their new home - the graphic novel's famous abandoned prison setting - is not the safe haven they hoped it would be. It's a great opener, but things really don't kick off until the introduction of David Morrissey's fearsome villain The Governor in two weeks time. Make sure you keep an... eye out... for him. See, that joke is lost on your Freeview lot.

Watch the trailer for The Walking Dead below:



What are you looking forward to watching this week? Leave your comments below!

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