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The Beauty of Diagrams

Episode 2: Copernicus

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Available for 3 months

In 1543, a diagram drawn by a Polish priest revealed to the world a revolutionary idea, one that would change for ever man’s sense of his place in the cosmos – a sun-centred universe. Show more

Twenty Twelve

Series 1

Episode 3

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Comedy series about the team responsible for delivering the 2012 Olympics. Roman remains of potentially national significance are discovered on the site of the aquatics centre. Show more

Contributors

Ian Fletcher:
Hugh Bonneville
Sally Owen:
Olivia Colman
Siobhan Sharpe:
Jessica Hynes
Graham Hitchins:
Karl Theobald
Receptionist:
Jimmy Akingbola
Nick Jowitt:
Vincent Franklin
Richard Watson:
Simon Scardifield
Martin Soper:
Nitin Ganatra
Ben Hooper:
Jalaal Hartley
Narrator:
David Tennant
Director:
John Morton
Executive Producer:
Jon Plowman

Lead Balloon

Series 3

Episode 3: Fax

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Sitcom about ex-celebrity comedian Rick Spleen. Rick gets the worst score ever on a much-loved radio panel show. Then his e-mail crashes and he's forced to find a fax machine. Show more

Opera based on the life of the American Playboy model Anna Nicole Smith, starring Eva-Maria Westbroek. Antonio Pappano conducts the Orchestra and Chorus of the Royal Opera House. Show more

Contributors

Anna Nicole Smith:
Eva-Maria Westbroek
Howard Stern (lawyer):
Gerald Finley
J Howard Marshall II:
Alan Oke
Conductor:
Antonio Pappano

Twenty Twelve

Series 1

Episode 3

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Comedy series about the team responsible for delivering the 2012 Olympics. Roman remains of potentially national significance are discovered on the site of the aquatics centre. Show more

Contributors

Ian Fletcher:
Hugh Bonneville
Sally Owen:
Olivia Colman
Siobhan Sharpe:
Jessica Hynes
Graham Hitchins:
Karl Theobald
Receptionist:
Jimmy Akingbola
Nick Jowitt:
Vincent Franklin
Richard Watson:
Simon Scardifield
Martin Soper:
Nitin Ganatra
Ben Hooper:
Jalaal Hartley
Narrator:
David Tennant
Director:
John Morton
Executive Producer:
Jon Plowman

Twenty Twelve

Series 1

Episode 3

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Four

Comedy series about the team responsible for delivering the 2012 Olympics. Roman remains of potentially national significance are discovered on the site of the aquatics centre. Show more

Contributors

Ian Fletcher:
Hugh Bonneville
Sally Owen:
Olivia Colman
Siobhan Sharpe:
Jessica Hynes
Graham Hitchins:
Karl Theobald
Receptionist:
Jimmy Akingbola
Nick Jowitt:
Vincent Franklin
Richard Watson:
Simon Scardifield
Martin Soper:
Nitin Ganatra
Ben Hooper:
Jalaal Hartley
Narrator:
David Tennant
Director:
John Morton
Executive Producer:
Jon Plowman

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