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University Challenge

Christmas 2017

Episode 2: Selwyn College, Cambridge v St Andrews University

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four HD

A festive quiz featuring university alumni. The Selwyn team features Robin French, while Alistair Moffat quizzes for St Andrews. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jeremy Paxman
Series Producer:
Irene Daniels
Executive Producer:
Peter Gwyn
Director:
Tracey Rooney
Production Company:
ITV Studios

Rise of the Clans

Series 1

Brothers at War

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 28 days

Neil Oliver explores the rise of Clan Stewart to become Scotland's royal dynasty, the blood-soaked tale of a family feud that led to the assassination of King James I in 1437. Show more

A Very English Scandal

Series 1

Episode 3

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 9 months

Having survived a bungled attempt on his life, Norman Scott publicly accuses Jeremy Thorpe of being behind a plot to kill him. The men go to court with the world watching. Show more

Contributors

Jeremy Thorpe:
Hugh Grant
Norman Scott:
Ben Whishaw
Peter Bessell:
Alex Jennings
Lord Arran:
David Bamber
Emlyn Hooson:
Jason Watkins
Ursula Thorpe:
Patricia Hodge
Messenger:
Chris Ashby
Sergeant-at-arms:
Andrew French
Norman Van de Vater:
Nicholas Blane
Diana Stainton:
Naomi Battrick
Lord Kilmuir:
John Bett
Countess of Arran:
Susan Wooldridge
Returning Officer:
Nick Malinowski
Mike Steele:
Morgan Watkins
BBC Radio Interviewer:
Ben Moor
Luke Mackenzie:
Daryl McCormack
Caroline Allpass:
Alice Orr-Ewing
Executive Producer:
Russell T Davies
Producer:
Dan Winch
Executive Producer:
Graham Broadbent
Executive Producer:
Peter Czernin
Executive Producer:
Diarmuid McKeown
Executive Producer:
Dominic Treadwell-Collins
Executive Producer:
Lucy Richer
Executive Producer:
Stephen Frears

Timeshift

Series 9

Episode 3: The Men Who Built the Liners

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Documentary looking at the unique culture that grew up in the Clyde shipyards of Scotland, where the Queen Mary, the Queen Elizabeth and the QE2 were built. Show more

McMafia

Series 1

Episode 7

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 9 months

Vadim is convinced to broker peace in Istanbul. Alex learns the dreadful price of his actions, and Dmitri makes a decision that endangers them all.

Contributors

Alex Godman:
James Norton
Semiyon Kleiman:
David Strathairn
Rebecca Harper:
Juliet Rylance
Vadim Kalyagin:
Merab Ninidze
Dmitri Godman:
Aleksey Serebryakov
Oksana Godman:
Maria Shukshina
Katya Godman:
Faye Marsay
Ilya Fedorov:
Kirill Pirogov
Natasha Kalyagina:
Anna Levanova
Antonio Mendez:
Caio Blat
Lyudmilla Nikolayeva:
Sofia Lebedeva
Raisa Fedorova:
Nina Violic
Jennifer:
Eve Parmiter
Guillermo Alegre:
Fernando Cayo
Rafael Portillo:
Francisco Labbe
Producer:
Paul Ritchie
Director:
James Watkins
Executive Producer:
Hossein Amini
Executive Producer:
James Watkins
Executive Producer:
Nick Marston
Executive Producer:
Dixie Linder
Executive Producer:
Misha Glenny
Executive Producer:
Robyn Slovo
Executive Producer:
Ben Hall
Executive Producer:
Elizabeth Kilgarriff
Production Company:
Cuba Pictures

McMafia

Series 1

Episode 8

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 9 months

Drama series. Alex flies to Moscow unaware of his father's actions, Vadim and Ilya are lying in wait for him. Alex has to draw on all his resources, will he survive? Show more

Contributors

Alex Godman:
James Norton
Rebecca Harper:
Juliet Rylance
Vadim Kalyagin:
Merab Ninidze
Dmitri Godman:
Aleksey Serebryakov
Oksana Godman:
Maria Shukshina
Katya Godman:
Faye Marsay
Lyudmilla Nikolayeva:
Sofia Lebedeva
Antonio Mendez:
Caio Blat
Ilya Fedorov:
Kirill Pirogov
Lyudmilla's mother:
Irina Kara
Vadim's bodyguard:
Igor Pokrajac
Grigory Mishin:
Danila Kozlovsky
Natasha Kalyagina:
Anna Levanova
Raisa Fedorova:
Nina Violic
Producer:
Paul Ritchie
Director:
James Watkins
Executive Producer:
Hossein Amini
Executive Producer:
James Watkins
Executive Producer:
Nick Marston
Executive Producer:
Dixie Linder
Executive Producer:
Misha Glenny
Executive Producer:
Robyn Slovo
Executive Producer:
Ben Hall
Executive Producer:
Matthew Read
Executive Producer:
Elizabeth Kilgarriff
Production Company:
Cuba Pictures

Rise of the Clans

Series 1

Brothers at War

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 28 days

Neil Oliver explores the rise of Clan Stewart to become Scotland's royal dynasty, the blood-soaked tale of a family feud that led to the assassination of King James I in 1437. Show more

BBC Four HD

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