Loyd Grossman catches up with more former Masterchef contestants. (S)
Drama, set at the turn of the last century starring James Brolin , about a child who leaves his Chicago orphanage to search for his natural father in America's northwest territory.
Director John Kent Harrison
(1994) (S) Films: pp 58-63 **
Anne McKenzie talks to those in the news and reviews the papers with her guests. Including at
9.00 News, with weather later. Executive editor Andrew Thompson
Editor Barney Jones (S)
In the first of short summer season of programmes recorded beyond the confines of the studio, Kevin Woodford talks to Sir John Mills about his family, faith and remarkable career in films. John Mills can be seen in Cats this afternoon at 3.55pm. Executive producer Chris Loughlin
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Sweet and Sour. Daphne and the Major dine on Chinese.
Written by Richard Ommanney (R) (S)
John Craven and the team investigate illegal veterinary drugs and GM crop trials, while ! Kate Humble tries white water rafting. (S) E-MAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org
! Science for Sale. Quincy believes that a hospital patient's death is due to a genetically-engineered virus.
A feature-length adventure for the action hero starring Richard Dean Anderson.
Trail to Doomsday. A murderous mystery greets MacGyver in England when a scientist friend is killed.
Andrew Lloyd Webber 's Cats-the longest-running musical in the history of theatre - makes j its national television debut in a i special production filmed at the Adelphi theatre in London, and starring Elaine Paige , John Mills i and Ken Page. See Choice. ! (S) W)
! Elaine Paige 's Questionnaire: page 13
Pam Rhodes is in Southport for tonight's programme. The hymns are At The Name of Jesus, Jesus Shall Take the Highest Honour, What a Wonderful Change in My Life Has Been Wrought and /'// Go in the Strength of the Lord - all accompanied by champion brass band Foden's Courtois Band. Plus music from singer/songwriter Dave Bilbrough. Producer Pamela Hossick ; Editor Hugh Faupel (S) (W)
The first in a new series often wildlife programmes.
Pussies Galore. Tonight the struggle for status and survival that constitutes the daily life of the stray cats of Rome. Narrated by David Attenborough. See Choice.
Producer Hugh Pearson ; Series producer Sara Ford (S) (W)
Action adventure starring Alec Baldwin . New York in the thirties: Lamont Cranston is a playboy millionaire with a dark past, whose alter ego the Shadow - a superhero with magical powers - wages a brutal war on crime. However, he has his work cut out with the arrival on the scene of Shiwan Khan , a ruthless adversary intent on world domination.
Director Russell Mulcahy (1994, 12) (S) Films: pp 58-63 ***
Continuing the first series of the classic comedy.
Gourmet Night. Basil'snewcheftriestotum Fawlty Towers into a gourmet's paradise. Written by John Cleese and Connie Booth
Producer John Howard Davies (R) (S)
The popular sitcom starring Geoffrey Palmer and Judi Dench. Jean takes a fancy to a long-haired character who only has eyes for Lionel. See Choice.
Written by Bob Larbey : Director/Producer Sydney Lotterby (S) (W)
Fifth of the eight-part comedy drama series.
Under Cover of the Night. The cafe is put under siege by a small psychopath with a frozen turkey. Contains some violence and strong language.
Written by Tim Firth ; Executive producer Beryl Virtue
Director Matt Lipsey Repeated tomorrow at 11.55pm (S) (W) WEBSITE: www.bbc.co.uk/bordercafe
With Nicholas Witchell. Weather Philip Avery. (S)
Supernatural thriller, based on a novel by James Herbert , starring Aidan Quinn , Kate Beckinsale and Anthony Andrews. Still troubled by a childhood tragedy in 1903, academic David Ash returns to England some 20 years later to expose as false those who believe in the paranormal. Widescreen. Director Lewis Gilbert (1995, 15) (S) (W) Films: pp 58-63 ***
Followed by Weatherview
Romantic comedy drama, starring Laura Dern ,
Robert Duvall and Diane Ladd. Georgia , 1971: when Willcox
"Buddy" Hillyer returns to his childhood home, the visit sparks memories of his adolescence - and of Rose.
Director Martha Coolidge (1991.15) (S) Films: pp 58-63 ***