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9.00 Number Adventures (ages 5-7) Number Puzzles 1: Didi in Wonderland (S) 1888268 9.15 Hands Up! (ages 5-7) Signed Words and Pictures:
Ridiculous! 9424249 9.30 Words and Pictures (ages 5-7) My Cat
Likes to Hide in Boxes (S)
9.45 Watch (ages 5-7) Weather: Rain (S)

Black comedy, the first of two films this week directed by and starring Charles Chaplin.
Devoted husband
Monsieur Verdoux is a man with a dark secret. Away from his cosy marital nest, he adopts a series of aliases, becoming a gigolo to rich and lonely women and he has murder on his mind.
Chaplin also narrates
(1947, PG) (BW) (S) A King in New York, Thursday at 10.50am Films: pp 62-67 *****

Contributors

Unknown:
Charles Chaplin.
Unknown:
Monsieur Verdoux
Henri Verdoux/Varney/Bonheur/Floray:
Charles Chaplin
Mona Verdoux:
Mady Correll
Peter Verdoux:
Allison Roddan
Maurice Bottello:
Robert Lewis
Annabella:
Martha Raye
Annette:
Ada-May

Another visit to the games in Sydney, presented by John Inverdale and Clare Balding.
NOTE: events may alter timings.
4.00 Volleyball Action from the women's volleyball quarter-finals. Commentary by Matt Chilton.
4.30 Football Highlights of the men's football semi-finals. Jon Champion , Barry Davies and Garth Crooks commentate.
(S) WEBSITE: www.bbc.co.uk/olympics

Contributors

Presented By:
John Inverdale
Commentary By:
Matt Chilton.
Unknown:
Jon Champion
Unknown:
Barry Davies
Unknown:
Garth Crooks

Diarmuid Gavin creates a garden on a hazardous slope for Helen and Tony Crawford. They love the decking and planters, but what about the mock space rocket? With Tessa Shaw. Director Ed Bazalgette ; Producer Rachel Innes-Lumsden (R) (S) (W) BBC BOOK: The Home Front Directory, price f 12.99. from retailers

Contributors

Unknown:
Diarmuid Gavin
Unknown:
Tony Crawford.
Unknown:
Tessa Shaw.
Director:
Ed Bazalgette
Producer:
Rachel Innes-Lumsden

Beginning a new ten-part drama about the relationships, ideals and ambitions of a group of young people struggling to develop their own internet company - www.seethru.co.uk. Site owners Mike and Luce try to nail down a financial deal with their sole investor, Joe Walsh. (S) (W)
BBC PRODUCTS: book. On the Edge: the Inside Stories of Jake and Luce. available from 23 November, price £6.99: a video of episodes 1-6 is to be released on 27 November, price £19.99
Programme of the week: p73; Oh what a tangled web they weave: p26

Contributors

Episode written by:
Richard Zajdlic
Producer:
Simon Heath
Director:
Harry Bradbeer
Luce:
Claudia Harrison
Mike:
Justin Pierre
Sophie:
Amanda Ryan
Jake:
David Walliams
Reece:
William Beck
Brandon:
Iddo Goldberg
Yvonne:
Sally Rodgers
Fran:
Poppy Miller
Katherine McGuire:
Elizabeth Marmur
Joe Walsh:
David Sibley
Oily:
Razaaq Adoti
Kieran:
Gerrard McArthur
Carrie Knowles:
Shelley Conn
Nat:
Annie Cowan
Alistair Price:
Jonathan Kemp

Regional Variations (2)

Marion and Geoff

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 10 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Comedy drama about a man whose wife has left him for another man. Keith visits Marion's parents' golden wedding party to tell them how he and Marion are 'making the divorce work'. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

The Slate

BBC Two Wales (Analogue)
BBC Two Wales

More comedy from Meera Syal , Sanjeev Bhaskar , Nina Wadia and Kulvinder Ghir , including sketches on the work of Indian film director Ratyajit Say and a visit to Club Nirvana.
Directors Christine Gemon. Nick Wood ; Producer Ani! Gupta (R) (S) (W)

Contributors

Unknown:
Meera Syal
Unknown:
Sanjeev Bhaskar
Unknown:
Nina Wadia
Unknown:
Kulvinder Ghir
Directors:
Christine Gemon.
Directors:
Nick Wood

A double bill of the US comedy series.
The Van Buren Boys. Jerry wonders why everyone thinks his girlfriend is a loser. (S)
12.10 The Susie. While Elaine suffers a case of mistaken identity, George trys to avoid a girlfriend. (S) Another episode tomorrow at 11.55pm
Followed by Weatherview

Hazel Irvine presents live coverage as the initial tennis gold medals are decided. First on court is the men's singles bronze medal match, then the finals of the women's singles and men's doubles, followed by the women's doubles bronze medal match. If, however, the Great Britain women's hockey team reaches the medal pool stage, coverage may change. With commentary by John Barrett , David Mercer and John Lloyd. Ends 6.00am.

Contributors

Unknown:
Hazel Irvine
Commentary By:
John Barrett
Commentary By:
David Mercer
Commentary By:
John Lloyd.

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