Programme Index

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Pixelface

Series 2

Episode 13: Hal

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series set inside a games console. An interrupted upgrade brings the consolve to life and she decides she wants to be a gaming character as well - at the expense of the others. Show more

Contributors

Aethelwynne:
Will Andrews
Rex Dynamo:
David Armand
Sgt Riley:
Gareth Tunley
Claireparker:
Anna Crilly
Kiki Nova:
Hannah Job
Voice of the Console:
Tara Flynn
Director:
Syd Macartney
Series Producer:
Jeremy Salsby

The Slammer

Series 3

Episode 14: Highlights Show

on BBC Two England

Entertainment show in which entertainers enter a mock prison. A selection of the best bits from the third series.

Contributors

The Governor:
Ted Robbins
Mr Burgess:
Ian Kirkby
Peter Nokio:
Dave Chapman
Gimbert:
Lee Barnett
Executive Producer:
Annette Williams
Series Producer:
Steve Ryde

Ministry Of Curious Stuff

Series 1

Episode 4

on BBC Two England

Sketch show. Vic and his team try to avoid bedtime, meet the world's smartest animal and investigate the worst places to go on holiday. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Vic Reeves
Presenter:
Vic Reeves
Captain Length-Width:
Dan Skinner
Miss Teaparty:
Beth Rylance
Miss Wannamaker:
Rhyanna Alexander-Davis
Mr Frazernagle:
Jack Carroll
Series Producer:
Rob Hyde
Series Producer:
Rob Hyde
Executive Producer:
Jamie Rea
Executive Producer:
Jamie Rea

Animals at Work

Series 4

Episode 7: Miss Tica Parade Pony

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series featuring working animals. Miss Tica gears up for her big chance to become a champion parade horse and a greyhound becomes a teacher's assistant. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Barrowman
Presenter:
John Barrowman
Executive Producer:
Rob Carey
Executive Producer:
Rob Carey
Executive Producer:
Leonie Hutchinson
Executive Producer:
Leonie Hutchinson
Executive Producer:
Simon Lloyd
Executive Producer:
Simon Lloyd
Series Producer:
Matt Smith
Series Producer:
Matt Smith

Splatalot

Series 1

Episode 19

on BBC Two England

Game show filled with medieval, messy madness. Attackers transform into kangaroos, platypuses, clowns and a train. And a Defender Goo Grenade high five goes wrong!

Contributors

Tinkor:
Matt Burns
Crocness:
Chenoa Deemal
Kookaburra:
James Elmer
Knightriss:
Gloria Onitiri
Gildar:
RJ Skinner
Presenter:
Dominic Wood
Presenter:
Richard McCourt
Executive Producer:
Matthew Hornburg
Executive Producer:
Mark JW Bishop
Director:
Rae Upton
Executive Producer:
Damian Kavanagh
Executive Producer:
Alison Gregory
Executive Producer:
Steve Ryde
Producer:
Jason Garbett

Duration: 2 hours, 12 minutes

on BBC Two England

Tense drama of Washington politics based on Allen Drury's bestselling novel. The appointment of a new secretary of state sparks off a fierce battle for power. With Henry Fonda. Show more

Contributors

Robert Leffingwell:
Henry Fonda
Sen Seabright 'Seab' Cooley:
Charles Laughton
Sen Brigham Anderson:
Don Murray
Sen Bob Munson:
Walter Pidgeon
Sen Lafe Smith:
Peter Lawford
Sen Fred Van Ackerman:
George Grizzard
Dolly Harrison:
Gene Tierney
The President:
Franchot Tone
The Vice-President:
Lew Ayres
Herbert Gelman:
Burgess Meredith

Formats

Duration: 1 hour, 38 minutes

on BBC Two England

Comedy western about a Texas cowboy who inherits a house of ill-repute. His plans to close the place down meet with opposition from the local townsfolk. Starring James Stewart. Show more

Contributors

John O'Hanlan:
James Stewart
Harley Sullivan:
Henry Fonda
Annie Jo:
Jackie Joseph
Pauline:
Elaine Devry
Carrie Virginnia:
Jackie Russell
Sara Jean:
Sharon Debord
Marshal JL Barrett:
Arch Johnson
Corey Bannister:
Robert J Wilke
Charlie Bannister:
Charles Tyner
Director:
Gene Kelly

Genres

Formats

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two England

Hazel Irvine introduces continued coverage from Sheffield as the 2010 champion, Australia's Neil Robertson, starts his World Championship campaign.

Contributors

Presenter:
Hazel Irvine
Participant:
Steve Davis
Participant:
Ken Doherty
Participant:
John Parrott
Commentator:
Neal Foulds
Commentator:
Terry Griffiths
Commentator:
Dennis Taylor
Commentator:
Willie Thorne
Commentator:
John Virgo

The Good Life

Series 1

Backs to the Wall

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Seventies sitcom about a couple who decide to become self-sufficient. Tom and Barbara receive help from an unexpected quarter when harvest time comes around and Tom sprains his back.

Contributors

Barbara Good:
Felicity Kendal
Jerry Leadbeatter:
Paul Eddington
Margo Leadbeatter:
Penelope Keith
Writer:
Bob Larbey

Duration: 2 hours, 13 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama set in a psychiatric hospital about a crook who inspires his fellow patients to assert themselves in the face of the hospital's oppressive routines. Show more

Contributors

RP McMurphy:
Jack Nicholson
Nurse Ratched:
Louise Fletcher
Mr Harding:
William Redfield
Chief Bromden:
Will Sampson
Billy Bibbit:
Brad Dourif
Colonel Matterson:
Peter Brocco
Martini:
Danny DeVito
Fredrickson:
Vincent Schiavelli
Washington:
Nathan George
Author:
Ken Kesey
Director:
Milos Forman

Genres

Formats

Duration: 50 minutes

on BBC Two England

Rishi Persad introduces highlights from the evening's match at the Crucible, as defending champion John Higgins aims to become the first man into the second round.

Contributors

Presenter:
Rishi Persad
Participant:
Steve Davis
Participant:
Ken Doherty
Participant:
John Parrott
Commentator:
Neal Foulds
Commentator:
Terry Griffiths
Commentator:
Dennis Taylor
Commentator:
Willie Thorne
Commentator:
John Virgo

Duration: 2 hours

on BBC Two England

Highlights of the opening day's play are introduced from the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield.

Contributors

Participant:
Steve Davis
Participant:
Ken Doherty
Participant:
John Parrott
Commentator:
Neal Foulds
Commentator:
Terry Griffiths
Commentator:
Dennis Taylor
Commentator:
Willie Thorne
Commentator:
John Virgo

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