TV tonight: Kylie Minogue brings the disco to Jools Holland’s studio

Kylie Minogue – pop’s Chosen One – joins longtime pal Jools for the last episode in this run of Later. Post-punk band Yard Act bring a fresh sound with a live performance from their local Leeds haunt, while Ed Sheeran provides, err, his reliable brand of best-selling music and lyrics. Rising star Priya Ragu also makes her debut, using her mother tongue of Tamil to create a genre she calls “Ragu Wavy”. Not a bad way to sign off until the Hootenanny. Hollie Richardson

Following the frightfully good Halloween spectacular (well, not so good for poor Judi and Graziano), Strictly reaches its halfway point. The competition is really heating up with Rose and Giovanni topping the scoreboard – but who will hotfoot it through to the next stage? HR

Jones wraps up his compelling case for 80s music with a double bill. First, he provides recorded performances from some of the alternative voices of the decade – the Cure, the Specials, the Selector – while recalling the political and social context. In the second episode, hip-hop and house are honoured with more from the archive – proving to be the best way of doing it, really. HR

In keeping with the channel’s favoured Saturday night history lessons, Anita Rani explores Britain’s beaches. Her trip begins in Devon where she learns the secrets of Agatha Christie, and discovers the story of a German attack on a D-day training exercise that left more than 700 people dead. HR

Time to place bets on which of four celebrities has the best general knowledge. Will TV presenter Amanda Byram or dancer Brendan Cole bring home the big bucks, or is Emmerdale star Adam Thomas a secret quizzer? Perhaps the smart money’s on BBC current affairs anchor Naga Munchetty. Jack Seale

A comedy-packed lineup joins the veteran chatshow host. Aisling Bea and Rob Delaney discuss their upcoming film, a (slightly controversial) reimagining of the Christmas classic Home Alone. Michael McIntyre also stops by and Ed Sheeran, a very busy man tonight, performs. Henry Wong

Portrait of a Lady on Fire

9pm, BBC Four

This sumptuous, sensuous drama from the great French film-maker Céline Sciamma follows Noémie Merlant’s late 18th-century artist Marianne to an island off the coast of Brittany. There, she is commissioned to create a portrait of a young lady, Héloïse (Adèle Haenel), for her intended husband – but in secret, as Héloïse refuses to marry or even sit for the painting. The ruse soon collapses and the two women begin a febrile love affair in an all-female environment free of the male gaze – with the act of seeing and being seen shifting from restrictive to liberating. Simon Wardell

Premier League Football: Man United v Man City 11.30am, Sky Sports Main Event. The derby from Old Trafford.

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