Programme Index

Discover 10,337,819 listings and 247,821 playable programmes from the BBC

5/6. We Are Family. How the lens has captured personal relationships and private lives, as celebrated artists such as Diane Arbus, Cindy Sherman and Richard Billingham photographed strangers, celebrities, children - and themselves.
Director/Producer Tim Kirby First shown on BBC4


Diane Arbus
Cindy Sherman
Richard Billingham
Tim Kirby

Award-winning comedy drama. Christiane Kerner is a devout East German communist who slips into a coma, during which the Berlin Wall falls and the regime collapses. When she awakes, her concerned son goes to bizarre lengths to maintain the illusion that the Cold War is still in existence.
In German with English subtitles. Review page 36.
Director Wolfgang Becker (2003, 15)


Christiane Kerner
Wolfgang Becker
Alex Kerner:
Daniel Briihl
Christiane Kerner:
Katrln Sass
Chulpan Khamatova
Ariane Kerner:
Maria Simon
Florian Lukas
Alexander Beyer

Duration: 2 hours, 1 minute

on BBC Two England

Provocative comedy in which a son tries to prevent his mother from learning about the fall of the Berlin Wall when she emerges from a lengthy coma, fearing the shock may kill her. Show more



Mad Men

Series 2

Episode 5: The New Girl

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama series set in the 1960s New York advertising world. Joan finds Don the perfect secretary, while Don finds himself caught between TV comedian Jimmy and his wife. Show more


Don Draper:
Jon Hamm
Roger Sterling:
John Slattery
Peggy Olson:
Elisabeth Moss
Pete Campbell:
Vincent Kartheiser
Betty Draper:
January Jones
Joan Holloway:
Christina Hendricks
Paul Kinsey:
Michael Gladis
Herman "Duck" Phillips:
Mark Moses
Ken Cosgrove:
Aaron Staton
Harry Crane:
Rich Sommer
Salvatore Romano:
Bryan Batt
Rachel Menken:
Maggie Siff
Fred Rumsen:
Joel Murray
Bertram Cooper:
Robert Morse


Duration: 1 hour, 34 minutes

on BBC Two England

Lighthearted yarn about a woman who marries a writer only to dent his ego by penning a bestseller just as his latest opus is taking a nose dive. Show more


Stephanie 'Steve' Gaylord:
Laraine Day
Owen Waterbury:
Kirk Douglas
Ronnie Hastings:
Keenan Wynn
Charles Harris:
Rudy Vallee
Hannah Reeve:
Florence Bates

BBC Two England

About BBC Two

BBC Two is a lively channel of depth and substance, carrying a range of knowledge-building programming complemented by great drama, comedy and arts.

Appears in

About this data

This data is drawn from the data stream that informs BBC's iPlayer and Sounds. The information shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was/is subject to change and may not be accurate. More

About this data

This data is drawn from the Radio Times magazine between 1923 and 2009. It shows what was scheduled to be broadcast, meaning it was subject to change and may not be accurate. More