Shorts continue to be a central part of Channel’s VOD service, All 4, and May offers a promising mix. Prank series’ Girls Go Trolling provide laughs for viewers on the go, while Supercars explores worlds and subcultures in the UK that we may not know too well, along with new episodes of In Bed with Jamie.
Here’s a guide to what’s new and coming soon to the site this month:
Supercars – Available Now
Supercars is presented by British rapper, musician and supercar lover Elliot Gleave, aka. Example. In this series, he visits a raft of people around the UK obsessed with supercars. Will Elliot keep up with the petrol heads, or will their car-mania leave him feeling exhausted?
Carparazzi Supercar Spotters – Elliot meets the capital’s ‘Carparazzi’ – spotters and photographers of exotic cars. Will the search for supercars rev his engine? We follow them for a day to find out how they keep up with London’s finest cars.
Million Pound Motor Dealer – In this episode, Elliot meets one of the UK’s leading supercar dealers. From the rarest classic cars, to million-pound sports cars, this dealer means business. But can they close a sale before the day is out? We learn what it takes to be among the best in the trade.
Restorers vs Modders – Elliot meets two types of car businesses in this episode: the modders and the restorers. Whether you want your supercar wrapped in a crazy colour, or simply waxed to perfection, these guys are the best at customising to your heart’s content.
YouTube Car Star – YouTube star SeenThroughGlass is a man who documents his love of cars. Elliot goes to meet him, and brings a special surprise… a Jaguar XJ220. We find out what it takes for a vlogger to produce videos that consistently resonate with fans, and the YouTuber shares his passion for what he does.
Young and Fast – In this episode we meet a group of young people intent on owning the world’s best supercars, and have based their careers on doing so. We find out what it is that drives these aspirations, and Elliot takes them to a supercar dealership to see their reactions to some of the most beautiful cars.
Girls Go Trolling – Available now
Girls Go Trolling follows a team of pranksters hell-bent on winding up the unwitting public, placing themselves in cringeworthy and hellraising situations with hilarious results. Across six episodes, you’ll see the gang move from a wedding show and beauty show to a fashion show, wellbeing expo and an outdoor music festival – nowhere is safe from the girls’ zany antics.
Young Swingers – Available Now
Young Swingers explores the worlds of those living an uninhibited lifestyle, finding out why they’re appealing to a younger generation.
First Time Couple – Hans and Claire attend their first ever party. The morning after we hear the ins-and-outs of all that went on, and the couple discuss whether they’ll be going back.
Newly Single and Experimenting – An experienced party goer introduces her newbie best friend to her secret world.
Experienced Unicorn – The morning after a party, we hear what it is that keeps her going back for more.
Experienced Couple – A couple find themselves in disagreement, causing a rift between the two.
Weekend Unicorn – This single lady is all about working hard in the week so she can enjoy the weekend.
GF with a Hall Pass – Her boyfriend is abroad and has given her a hall pass. Paranoia sets in over whether it’s really a test from her partner.
In Bed with Jamie – New episodes available
Dive under the covers with Made in Chelsea’s very own Jamie Laing as he shares a bed with a diverse mix of guests, cheekily quizzing his companions on their bedroom exploits.
Episode 25, Sienna – Date TBC
Jamie climbs under the covers with Hollyoaks actress Anna Passey, cast as the soap’s notorious ice queen, Sienna. Jamie challenges Anna to muster an evil laugh, and discusses her character’s scandalous affair and the raunchy storylines.
Episode 26, Joe and Jake Eurovision Entrants – 10th May
Eurovision contestants Joe and Jake, who appeared on The Voice last year, clamber onto Jamie’s bed to discuss the glitz and glamour of the world’s most popular singing contest.
Episode 27, Arron Crascall – Date TBC
King of comedy Arron Crascall wakes up with Jamie, the duo spoon and banter together on girls and cockney accents, before embarking on a truly tiring game of Blow the Wool!
For more information on All 4’s range of shorts, or start streaming, visit www.channel4.com/shorts.