TV tonight: Max Clifford’s survivors tell their stories

A feature-length film focuses on their long fight for justice. Plus: MasterChef is back. Here’s what to watch this evening

Max Clifford: The Fall of a Tabloid King

9pm, Channel 4

Once touted as the PR mastermind capable of making or breaking a celebrity’s reputation, Max Clifford was found guilty in 2014 of eight counts of indecent assault on four girls and women, as part of the Operation Yewtree investigation that uncovered the historical abuse perpetrated by Jimmy Savile. This feature-length documentary features harrowing testimony from survivors of Clifford’s abuse about their long fight to make their voices heard. Ammar Kalia

Drawers Off

5.30pm, Channel 4

Jenny Eclair hosts this cheeky series that pits five amateur artists against each other; they must strip off and model for their fellow contestants before producing their finest life drawing. Up first is Shevon, a burlesque enthusiast, who strikes a pose for hopefuls including Glyn, a tattoo artist. AK

MasterChef

9pm, BBC One

Hot on the heels of their Professionals spinoff, Gregg Wallace and John Torode are back in the MasterChef kitchen for a new series of their amateur cook-off. Five out of the 40 hopefuls selected for this series are set the task of creating their signature dish, before concocting a two-course meal for last year’s winner. AK

Unforgotten

9pm, ITV

Nicola Walker (DCI Cassie Stuart) and Sanjeev Bhaskar (DS Sunny Khan)
Cold comfort ... Sanjeev Bhaskar and Nicola Walker in Unforgotten. Photograph: ITV

The fourth season of the likable and increasingly thoughtful cold-case crime drama continues, anchored as ever by the chemistry of Nicola Walker (DCI Cassie Stuart) and Sanjeev Bhaskar (DS Sunny Khan). As the murder investigation widens, the detectives are forced to explore leads within the police force. Phil Harrison

The Walking Dead

9pm, Fox

At the start of a new series, the survivors are left questioning their existence after the Whisperers have been wiped out. While Princess wrestles with her past and plans an escape, Carol and Daryl go their separate ways. But is this a temporary or permanent split? Followed by Talking Dead at 10pm. Ali Catterall

Storyville: The Hunt for Gaddafi’s Billions

10pm, BBC Four

An epic investigation, asking what happened to £9bn of Muammar Gaddafi’s black-market oil cash, which was flown out of Libya in 2010 and then vanished. The trail leads to South Africa; soon, it involves fixers, gun-runners, assassinations and some hardcore realpolitik. Jack Seale

Film choice

Hope Davis and Paul Giamatti in American Splendor
Zero to hero ... Paul Giamatti with Hope Davis in American Splendor. Photograph: Reuters

American Splendor (Shari Springer Berman and Robert Pulcini, 2003), 9pm, Sky Atlantic
Paul Giamatti stars in this quirky biopic as Harvey Pekar, the twerp of a Cleveland hospital clerk who recreated himself as a comic-strip hero. This is everyman as Superman: the most mundane of lives transformed into the stuff of pulp legend. Paul Howlett

Live sport

Snowboarding: The World Championships 12.50pm, Eurosport 2. From Slovenia.

Pakistan Super League cricket: Islamabad United v Quetta Gladiators 2pm, Sky Sports Main Event. T20 from Karachi.

Premier League football: Everton v Southampton 7pm, Sky Sports Main Event. Coverage from Goodison Park.

Contributors

Ammar Kalia, Phil Harrison, Ali Catterall, Jack Seale and Paul Howlett

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