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: Children's BBC: Wildlife

Ends 12.10pm.
Wildlife animal animation.

: Harry and the Hendersons

Harry Goes Ape. Harry wreaks havoc when a famous football star comes to visit.

: Bump in the Night

A double bill of clay-animated fun.

: The Real Adventures of Jonny Quest

The team protect a dying elephant on its way to the elephants' graveyard.

: Rugrats

Fun with the loveable youngsters.

: FBI

Keith Duffy , Kate Heavenor and Vernon Kay host an interactive Saturday morning of music, chat and competitions. Newsround's Kate Sanderson talks about her new show, Against All Odds, which can be seen on Tuesday afternoons, and Kate Thornton drops in to talk about BBC Music Live. Stephen Gately and new band Girl Thing are in the studio to provide the music, while FBi has the latest on S Club 7 in Italy, and Kevin and Perry star Kathy Burke goes under the spotlight in ViP. Plus sporting action with FBx and animation from Rugrats and X Men.
Producers Gail Hendrie and Simon Parsons
Executive producer Claire Mundell
FOR FURTHER DETAILS: Ceefax page Write to: FBi, P[address removed], or telephone on [number removed] (calls taken from 8.45am, charged at national rate). E-mail: fbi@bbc.co.uk Website: www.bbc.co.uk/fbi

Contributors

Unknown: Keith Duffy
Unknown: Kate Heavenor
Unknown: Vernon Kay
Talks: Kate Sanderson
Talks: Kate Thornton
Unknown: Stephen Gately
Unknown: Kathy Burke
Producer: Gail Hendrie
Producer: Simon Parsons
Producer: Claire Mundell

: LA 7

Comedy drama starring S
Club 7. Paul, Rachel and Jo are asked to look after a mansion, but when they organise a get together things get a little out of control.
Shown last Thursday

: Herbie Rides Again

Comedy sequel to The Love Bug. Herbie, the magical car, tries to help an elderly lady whose house is targeted by an unscrupulous property speculator.
Director Robert Stevenson
(1974, U) Films: pp 62-68 ***

Contributors

Director: Robert Stevenson
Mrs Steinmetz: Helen Hayes
Nicole Harris: Stefanie Powers
Willoughby Whitfield: Ken Berry
MrJudson: John McLntire

: 'Allo, 'Allo!

The Dreaded Circular Chainsaw
Rene and LeClerc are held by the communist resistance.
Written by David Croft and Jeremy Lloyd

Contributors

Written By: David Croft
Written By: Jeremy Lloyd

: My Fair Lady

r Classic musical, based on Pygmalion, starring Audrey Hepburn and Rex Harrison.
Henry Higgins , a professor of phonetics, bets his friend,
Colonel Hugh Pickering , that he can train a cockney flower girl and successfully introduce her as a lady at any social gathering. The girl, Eliza Doolittle , initially refutes the idea, but then later turns up at Higgins's house demanding to be taught.
Director George Cukor (1964, U)
Films: pp 62-68 *****

Contributors

Unknown: Audrey Hepburn
Unknown: Rex Harrison.
Unknown: Henry Higgins
Unknown: Colonel Hugh Pickering
Unknown: Eliza Doolittle
Director: George Cukor
Eliza Doolittle: Audrey Hepburn
Professor Henry Higgins: Rex Harrison
Alfred P Doolittle: Stanley Holloway
Colonel Pickering: Wilfrid Hyde White
Mrs Higgins: Gladys Cooper
Freddy Eynsford-Hill: Jeremy Brett
Zoltan Karpathy: Theodore Bikel

: Whatever You Want

Gaby Roslin offers more contestants the chance to win prizes that money can't buy. This week two fans of boy band Northern Line hope to meet their idols, a traditional family recipe goes on sale in supermarkets nationwide, and Devon villagers battle it out to win an aristocratic title. Director Jonathan Bullen ; Producers Claire Horton and Amanda Wilson

Contributors

Unknown: Gaby Roslin
Director: Jonathan Bullen
Producers: Claire Horton
Producers: Amanda Wilson

: A Question of Pop

This week's guest panellists on the family pop quiz, hosted by Jamie Theakston , are Bonnie Tyler ,
Easther Bennett of Eternal, Limahl and Embrace's Danny McNamara. Producer Robin Ashbrook Deja View with Mark Lewisohn : page 13

Contributors

Unknown: Jamie Theakston
Unknown: Bonnie Tyler
Unknown: Easther Bennett
Unknown: Danny McNamara.
Producer: Robin Ashbrook
Unknown: Mark Lewisohn

: Big Break

Jim Davidson hosts the game show in which snooker fans are teamed up with guest professionals in an against-the-clock bid to win top prizes. With John Virgo.
Director Duncan Cooper ; Producer David Taylor

Contributors

Unknown: Jim Davidson
Unknown: John Virgo.
Director: Duncan Cooper
Producer: David Taylor

: The National Lottery - Winning Lines

Simon Mayo hosts the quiz show where 49 contestants compete to win a round-the-world trip. Plus the winning numbers in the Thunderball and National Lottery draws.
Director Ian Hamilton ; Producer Colman Hutchinson

Contributors

Unknown: Simon Mayo
Director: Ian Hamilton
Producer: Colman Hutchinson

: City Central

Above and Beyond. Carter enlists Miller's help to trap a gang dealing in stolen videos. Meanwhile, a girl's plan to force her father to give up crime ends in disaster.
Episode written by Chris Murray ; Producer Ken Horn
Director Kenny Glenaan There's a second visit this week to City Central on Wednesday at 8pm

Contributors

Written By: Chris Murray
Producer: Ken Horn
Director: Kenny Glenaan
Ch Insp Barnard: Terence Harvey
DI Jack Carter: George Costigan
DS Janet Miller: Connie Hyde
PC Clive Gardner: Martin Walsh
Sgt Paul Dobson Philip: Martin Brown
Yvonne Mackey: Lorraine Ashboume
PC Nick Green: Sean McKenzie
PC Colin Jitlada: Ian Aspinall
PC Pete Redfern: Dave Hill
PC Richard Law: Michael Begley
DC Mary Sutcliffe: Sarah Kirkman
PC Sue Chappel: Ashley Jensen
Liz Gardner: Samantha Power
Vic Lester: Tony Pitts
Derek Reska: Charles De'Ath
Ross Traynor: Robert Maternaghan
Ally Sinclair: Gemma Phoenix
Gub Sinclair: Paul Broughton

: BBC News and Sport

With George Alagiah. Weather Helen Willetts. (5)

Contributors

Unknown: George Alagiah.
Unknown: Helen Willetts.

: Rocky

Oscar-winning sports drama written by and starring
Sylvester Stallone , the first of the five Rockyfilms being shown on consecutive Saturdays. Rocky Balboa is a down-on-his-luck boxer scraping a living as a debt collector. But when heavyweight champion Apollo Creed puts his title up for grabs in a US bicentennial publicity stunt, Balboa receives an unexpected shot at the big time.
Director John G Avildsen (1976, PG)
Film of the Week: page 51

Contributors

Unknown: Sylvester Stallone
Director: John G Avildsen
Rocky Balboa: Sylvester Stallone
Adrian: Talia Shire
Paulie: Burt Young
Apollo Creed: Carl Weathers
Mickey: Burgess Meredith
Jergens: Thayer David

: Match of the Day: FA Cup Final

Highlights of this afternoon's FA Cup final between
Chelsea and Aston Villa at Wembley. Introduced by Gary Lineker , with analysis from Alan Hansen and commentary from John Motson and Mark Lawrenson.
Producer Paul McNamara ; Executive editor Niall Sloane
Repeated tomorrow at 8.10am Alan Hansen on the FA Cup final: page 40

Contributors

Introduced By: Gary Lineker
Unknown: Alan Hansen
Unknown: John Motson
Unknown: Mark Lawrenson.
Producer: Paul McNamara
Editor: Niall Sloane
Unknown: Alan Hansen

: They Think It's All Over

Nick Hancock hosts the irreverent sports quiz. Shown last Thursday
Followed by Weatherview

Contributors

Unknown: Nick Hancock

: Avalanche

Thriller starring David Hasselhoff and Michael Gross.
Tension between a divorced writer and his children is heightened when they are trapped in his remote Alaskan cabin with a dangerous smuggler following an avalanche.
Director Paul Shapiro (1994)
Films: pp 62-68 **

Contributors

Unknown: David Hasselhoff
Unknown: Michael Gross.
Director: Paul Shapiro

: A Question Of Sport

Shown last Monday

: Top of the Pops

Shown yesterday

: BBC News 24

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