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We Need Answers

Series 2

Episode 13: Exploring Ireland

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Comedy quiz show. Comic actress Sharon Horgan competes against explorer and anthropologist Benedict Allen in answering questions set by members of the public. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mark Watson
Presenter:
Alex Horne
Presenter:
Tim Key
Participant:
Benedict Allen
Participant:
Sharon Horgan
Producer:
Simon London
Executive Producer:
Jo Sargent
Director:
Nick Wood

Birds Britannia

Episode 4: Countryside Birds

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

This programme looks at countryside birds, such as the skylark, pheasant and nightingale - celebrated in poetry, used to forecast the weather and hunted for food. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Bill Paterson
Narrator:
Bill Paterson
Series Producer:
Stephen Moss
Series Producer:
Stephen Moss
Producer:
Susie Painter
Producer:
Susie Painter
Participant:
Bill Oddie
Participant:
Bill Oddie
Participant:
David Attenborough
Participant:
David Attenborough
Participant:
Tony Soper
Participant:
Tony Soper
Participant:
Kate Humble
Participant:
Kate Humble
Participant:
Burchardt Jeremy
Participant:
Burchardt Jeremy
Participant:
Andrew Motion
Participant:
Andrew Motion
Participant:
Jeremy Mynott
Participant:
Jeremy Mynott

Mad Men

Series 4

Episode 12: Blowing Smoke

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Four

Drama series set in 60s New York. Don runs into an old flame and learns her life has taken a disturbing turn. Layoffs reduce the agency's staff by 50 per cent. Show more

Contributors

Don Draper:
Jon Hamm
Peggy Olson:
Elisabeth Moss
Betty Francis:
January Jones
Pete Campbell:
Vincent Kartheiser
Lane Pryce:
Jared Harris
Ken Cosgrove:
Aaron Staton
Harry Crane:
Rich Sommer
Bertram Cooper:
Robert Morse
Roger Sterling:
John Slattery
Midge Daniels:
Rosemarie DeWitt
Trudy Campbell:
Alison Brie
Faye Miller:
Cara Buono
Danny Siegel:
Danny Strong
Geoffrey Atherton:
John Aylward
Perry Demuth:
John Ales
Director:
John Slattery

Genres

Birds Britannia

Episode 4: Countryside Birds

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

This programme looks at countryside birds, such as the skylark, pheasant and nightingale - celebrated in poetry, used to forecast the weather and hunted for food. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Bill Paterson
Narrator:
Bill Paterson
Series Producer:
Stephen Moss
Series Producer:
Stephen Moss
Producer:
Susie Painter
Producer:
Susie Painter
Participant:
Bill Oddie
Participant:
Bill Oddie
Participant:
David Attenborough
Participant:
David Attenborough
Participant:
Tony Soper
Participant:
Tony Soper
Participant:
Kate Humble
Participant:
Kate Humble
Participant:
Burchardt Jeremy
Participant:
Burchardt Jeremy
Participant:
Andrew Motion
Participant:
Andrew Motion
Participant:
Jeremy Mynott
Participant:
Jeremy Mynott

Birds Britannia

Episode 4: Countryside Birds

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

This programme looks at countryside birds, such as the skylark, pheasant and nightingale - celebrated in poetry, used to forecast the weather and hunted for food. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Bill Paterson
Narrator:
Bill Paterson
Series Producer:
Stephen Moss
Series Producer:
Stephen Moss
Producer:
Susie Painter
Producer:
Susie Painter
Participant:
Bill Oddie
Participant:
Bill Oddie
Participant:
David Attenborough
Participant:
David Attenborough
Participant:
Tony Soper
Participant:
Tony Soper
Participant:
Kate Humble
Participant:
Kate Humble
Participant:
Burchardt Jeremy
Participant:
Burchardt Jeremy
Participant:
Andrew Motion
Participant:
Andrew Motion
Participant:
Jeremy Mynott
Participant:
Jeremy Mynott

BBC Four

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