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University Challenge

Christmas 2018

Episode 9: Semi-Final 2

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Four HD

It is the second of the semi-finals in the Christmas quiz for graduates. Jeremy Paxman asks the questions. Show more

Contributors

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

Secrets of Skin

Series 1

Defence

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 6 months

What is the most toxic animal on earth? Why is a rhino armour plated? Professor Ben Garrod discovers the complex ways in which skin helps defend animals against threats of all kinds. Show more

Wartime Farm

Christmas Special

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for 6 months

Ruth Goodman and Peter Ginn return to Manor Farm in Hampshire to recreate the conditions of Christmas 1944, the sixth Christmas at war, when shortages were biting deeper than ever. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ruth Goodman
Presenter:
Peter Ginn
Executive Producer:
David Upshal

Peaky Blinders

Series 3

Episode 4

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for years

Period crime drama. Tommy and Tatiana play a personal and dangerous game to acquire information from one another. Show more

Contributors

Thomas Shelby:
Cillian Murphy
Aunt Polly:
Helen McCrory
Arthur Shelby:
Paul Anderson
John Shelby:
Joe Cole
Ada Shelby:
Sophie Rundle
Michael Gray:
Finn Cole
Charlie Strong:
Ned Dennehy
Lizzie Stark:
Natasha O'Keeffe
Princess Tatiana Petrovna:
Gaite Jansen
Grand Duke Leon Petrovna:
Jan Bijvoet
Grand Duchess Izabella:
Dina Korzun
Ruben Oliver:
Alexander Siddig
Father John Hughes:
Paddy Considine
Finn Shelby:
Harry Kirton
Linda Shelby:
Kate Phillips
Patrick Jarvis MP:
Alex Macqueen
Maitre D':
Aaron Neil
James Monkland:
Sean Buckley
Producer:
Simon Maloney
Director:
Tim Mielants

Peaky Blinders

Series 3

Episode 5

Duration: 57 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for years

Period crime drama. As the Russians test the Peaky Blinders, Tommy realises that he is being seriously outmanoeuvred. But he has an ace up his sleeve. Show more

Contributors

Thomas Shelby:
Cillian Murphy
Aunt Polly:
Helen McCrory
Arthur Shelby:
Paul Anderson
Grace Shelby:
Annabelle Wallis
John Shelby:
Joe Cole
Ada Shelby:
Sophie Rundle
Princess Tatiana Petrovna:
Gaite Jansen
Grand Duke Leon Petrovna:
Jan Bijvoet
Grand Duchess Izabella:
Dina Korzun
Ruben Oliver:
Alexander Siddig
Jonny Dogs:
Packy Lee
Alfie Solomons:
Tom Hardy
Curly:
Ian Peck
William Letso:
Peter Bankole
Kavetka:
Nina Yndis
Charlie Shelby:
Billy Marwood
Producer:
Simon Maloney
Director:
Tim Mielants
Production Company:
Caryn Mandabach Production
Production Company:
Tiger Aspect Productions Ltd

Peaky Blinders

Series 3

Episode 6

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Four HD

Available for years

Period crime drama set in Birmingham. As Tommy prepares to commit the most audacious crime of his career, a blow is struck against him that could change everything. Show more

Contributors

Thomas Shelby:
Cillian Murphy
Aunt Polly:
Helen McCrory
Arthur Shelby:
Paul Anderson
John Shelby:
Joe Cole
Ada Shelby:
Sophie Rundle
Michael Gray:
Finn Cole
Charlie Strong:
Ned Dennehy
Lizzie Stark:
Natasha O'Keeffe
Princess Tatiana Petrovna:
Gaite Jansen
Ruben Oliver:
Alexander Siddig
Jonny Dogs:
Packy Lee
Father John Hughes:
Paddy Considine
Alfie Solomons:
Tom Hardy
Inspector Moss:
Tony Pitts
Curly:
Ian Peck
Finn Shelby:
Harry Kirton
Linda Shelby:
Kate Phillips
Charlotte Murray:
Stephanie Hyam
William Letso:
Peter Bankole
Monsieur Silk:
Dustin Demri-Burns
Daniel Preece:
Peter Rylands
Gilbert Palmer:
Paul Cawley
Business Man:
Bartley Burke
Bad Nurse:
Paula Wharton
Charles Shelby:
Billy Marwood
Producer:
Simon Maloney
Director:
Tim Mielants
Production Company:
Caryn Mandabach Production
Production Company:
Tiger Aspect Productions Ltd

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