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Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 2 months

Nadiya Hussain travels to Louisiana to explore some of America’s most vibrant cuisines, from soul food in New Orleans to living off the land in the timeless Cajun swamps. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Nadiya Hussain
Executive Producer:
Katy Fryer
Executive Producer:
Anna Miralis
Producer:
Laia Niubo
Production Manager:
Laura Tjia
Production Company:
Wall to Wall Media

Amazing Hotels: Life Beyond the Lobby

Christmas Special - St Moritz, Switzerland

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 7 months

In a Christmas special, Giles and Monica travel to Kulm Hotel, St Moritz. The Swiss Alpine hotel was the birthplace of winter tourism more than 150 years ago. Show more

Contributors

Reporter:
Giles Coren
Presenter:
Monica Galetti
Executive Producer:
Rebecca Templar
Executive Producer:
Samantha Anstiss

Race Across the World

Series 2

Episode 6

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

A frenetic race across the world. With three teams already at the checkpoint in Argentina, Dom and Lizzie are over 24 hours behind and must use all their ingenuity to claw their way back into the race Show more

Contributors

Composer:
Michael Burns
Production Manager:
Katy Goddard
Production Manager:
Anna Wood
Producer:
Kathryn Burke
Series Producer:
Lucy Curtis
Executive Producer:
Stephen Day
Executive Producer:
Tim Harcourt
Executive Producer:
Mark Saben
Executive Producer:
Matt J Smith
Producer:
Niamh Kearney
Line Producer:
Maria Kennedy
Production Company:
Studio Lambert

12 Puppies and Us

Series 1

Episode 4

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 3 months

Woody the St Bernard moves in with five-year-old Dexter, who has cerebral palsy. Mungo the cocker spaniel joins Alastair, Daron and their possessive dog Milo. Show more

The Bear Family and Me

Episode 1: Spring

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Series following wildlife cameraman Gordon Buchanan as he spends a year with a family of wild black bears. Before he can start filming, Gordon must earn the bears' trust. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Gordon Buchanan
Participant:
Lynn Rogers
Participant:
Sue Mansfield
Series Producer:
Ted Oakes
Executive Producer:
Tim Martin

Escape to the Perfect Town

Series 1

Abergavenny

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Jonnie Irwin puts the lively market town of Abergavenny in Monmouthshire under the microscope for his house hunters. Show more

Bargain Hunt

Series 57

The Experts’ Showdown

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 1 day

We’re celebrating our 20th birthday with the Bargain Hunt expert relay. It's the veterans against the new kids on the block, with presenter Natasha Raskin Sharp. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 27 minutes

on BBC Two England

Drama. Lady Susan temporarily moves in with her sister-in-law. Together with her best friend, she contrives sly plans to get her daughter and herself a husband. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Whit Stillman
Lady Susan Vernon:
Kate Beckinsale
Alicia Johnson:
Chloe Sevigny
Reginald DeCourcy:
Xavier Samuel
Mr Johnson:
Stephen Fry
Sir James Martin:
Tom Bennett
Charles Vernon:
Justin Edwards
Catherine DeCourcy Vernon:
Emma Greenwell
Sir Reginald DeCourcy:
James Fleet
Lady DeCourcy:
Jemma Redgrave
Frederica Vernon:
Morfydd Clark
Mrs Cross:
Kelly Campbell
Lord Manwaring:
Lochlann O'Mearain
Lady Lucy Manwaring:
Jenn Murray
Miss Maria Manwaring:
Sophie Radermacher

Duration: 1 hour, 54 minutes

on BBC Two England

Adaptation of the Jane Austen classic about a privileged young woman's misguided attempts at matchmaking. Show more

Contributors

Emma Woodhouse:
Gwyneth Paltrow
Mr Knightley:
Jeremy Northam
Frank Churchill:
Ewan McGregor
Harriet Smith:
Toni Collette
Rev Elton:
Alan Cumming
Mrs Weston:
Greta Scacchi
Jane Fairfax:
Polly Walker
Miss Bates:
Sophie Thompson
Mrs Bates:
Phyllida Law
Mr Weston:
James Cosmo
Mr Woodhouse:
Denys Hawthorne
Producer:
Steven Haft

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 2 months

A journey from Borneo's rich coral reefs, through lush jungles to its mountainous heart, revealing why this island is home to a greater variety of life than almost any other. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 19 days

Michael Palin revisits his second travel series – an ambitious trip from pole to pole. Fans including Sir David Attenborough and Joanna Lumley reflect on his achievements. Show more

Regional Variations (2)

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 8 months

Exploring the unique principality as it hosts the Monaco Grand Prix, going behind the scenes of the royal palace preparing for a glamorous event hosted by Prince Albert. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Fred Sirieix
Series Producer:
Michael Waldman
Producer:
Ruth Overend
Executive Producer:
Bridget Boseley
Executive Producer:
Jonathan Smith
Executive Producer:
Richard Gort
Executive Producer:
Sunil Patel
Production Manager:
Samantha Wilkinson
Production Company:
Spun Gold TV
Production Company:
Whisper

Only Connect

Series 16 Specials

Christmas: Edwards Family v Wrights

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Victoria Coren Mitchell is back in the host’s chair for a one-off special of Only Connect. Two favourite family teams from previous series return for a family-themed Christmas special. Show more

University Challenge

Christmas 2020

New College Oxford v Reading

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

It’s the last first-round match in the Christmas series for university alumni, with two teams up against each other for a place in the semi-finals. 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

The Story Of...

Series 1

Episode 1: Pulp's Common People

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC Two England

Documentary series uncovering the stories behind famous songs. This edition looks at Pulp's Common People, a song that examines class, politics and Britain in the 90s. Show more

The Ranganation

Series 1 - Short Cut

Episode 3

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 2 months

A shorter version of Romesh Ranganathan’s comedy talk show, featuring celebrity guests Jon Richardson and Jessica Hynes. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Ruth Phillips
Executive Producer:
Richard Cohen
Series Producer:
Mark Barrett

The Ranganation

Series 1 - Short Cut

Episode 4

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 2 months

A shorter version of Romesh Ranganathan’s comedy talk show, featuring celebrity guests Sara Pascoe and Tom Davis. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Ruth Phillips
Executive Producer:
Richard Cohen
Series Producer:
Mark Barrett

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Tragicomedy directed by Ben Wheatley about the difficulty of family relations. Middle-aged Colin organises a New Year's Eve gathering for his extended family.

Contributors

Colin Burstead:
Neil Maskell
David Burstead:
Sam Riley
Sandy Burstead:
Doon Mackichan
Gini Burstead:
Hayley Squires
Gordon Burstead:
Bill Paterson
Director:
Ben Wheatley

Genres

Formats

New Elizabethans with Andrew Marr

Series 1

Made in Britain

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

During the Queen’s long reign, Britain’s heavy industries have faced devastating decline. Andrew Marr picks the ‘New Elizabethans’ he believes have pioneered new British exports. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Finals week continues with the final four chefs challenged to prepare dishes for eight of the most respected chefs in the UK. Show more

BBC Two England

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