Programme Index

Discover 10,249,320 listings and 227,569 playable programmes from the BBC

Mary Berry - Love to Cook

Series 1

Episode 5

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 6 months

Mary's featured recipes include an easy stir-fry hoisin chicken, a mouthwatering salmon and dill burger, and ginger biscuits. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mary Berry
Production Manager:
Mary Mullarkey
Director:
David Crerar
Director:
Sarah Myland
Executive Producer:
Karen Ross
Executive Producer:
Martha Delap
Production Company:
Sidney Street Productions

Between the Covers

Series 3

Episode 5

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 6 months

Sara Cox is joined by singer Sharleen Spiteri, TV chef and judge Prue Leith, comedian Jason Forbes and Ghosts star Ben Willbond to share their favourite books and review the two book club picks. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sara Cox
Interviewed Guest:
Jason Forbes
Interviewed Guest:
Ben Willbond
Interviewed Guest:
Sharleen Spiteri
Interviewed Guest:
Prue Leith
Producer:
Scott Jenkins
Production Manager:
Colette Talbot
Series Producer:
Pollyanne Conway
Executive Producer:
Amanda Ross
Production Company:
Cactus TV

Celebrity Antiques Road Trip

Series 10

Episode 19

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 5 months

Comedians Rufus Hound and Chris McCausland join antiques experts Margie Cooper and Ochuko Ojiri in Merseyside. There are lots of laughs and bags of buys, but will there be profits aplenty? Show more

A Very Country Christmas

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 6 months

Ellie Harrison and Angellica Bell meet a Christmas tree farmer, a candlemaker and a woman who makes a traditional Scottish delicacy as part of Advent preparations across Scotland. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ellie Harrison
Presenter:
Angellica Bell
Producer:
Andy Twaddle
Director:
Andy Twaddle
Executive Producer:
Harry Bell
Executive Producer:
Brendan Hughes

Duration: 1 hour, 24 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 6 months

When her job transfer falls through, stockbroker Sam Wallace is forced to return home to upstate New York, where she has to confront her high school sweetheart. Show more

Inside the Factory

Christmas 2016

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

In this Christmas special, Gregg Wallace, Cherry Healey and Ruth Goodman explore the fascinating factory processes and surprising history behind our favourite festive treats. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Gregg Wallace
Presenter:
Cherry Healey
Presenter:
Ruth Goodman
Executive Producer:
Alice Harper
Executive Producer:
Sanjay Singhal
Producer:
Sam Bailey
Director:
Sam Bailey
Producer:
Emma Pound
Production Company:
Voltage TV Productions Ltd

Great Alaskan Railroad Journeys

Series 1

Episode 1: Ninilchik to Spencer Whistlestop

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 6 months

Michael Portillo heads for the Last Frontier of the United States. In Seward, Michael feeds a rescued sea otter pup. Show more

Duration: 2 hours, 3 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 6 months

Classic musical. After being killed in a botched robbery, a carnival barker is allowed to return to earth to visit his widow and attend his daughter's high school graduation. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Henry King
Louise Bigelow:
Susan Luckey
Cousin Nettie:
Claramae Turner
Billy Bigelow:
Gordon MacRae
Jigger Craigin:
Cameron Mitchell
Julie Jordan:
Shirley Jones
Starkeeper / Dr Selden:
Gene Lockhart
Mr Bascombe:
John Dehner
Carrie Pipperidge:
Barbara Ruick
Heavenly Friend:
William Lemassena
Mrs Mullin:
Audrey Christie
Producer:
Henry Ephron

Formats

Duration: 2 hours, 22 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 6 months

Adaptation of Rodgers and Hammerstein's smash-hit musical set in the wartime tropics, telling the story of two love affairs in parallel. An American nurse falls in love with a local widowed planter. Show more

Contributors

Emile de Becque:
Rossano Brazzi
Bloody Mary:
Juanita Hall
The Professor:
Jack Mullaney
Stewpot:
Ken Clark
Lt Buzz Adams:
Tom Laughlin
Director:
Joshua Logan

Formats

Porridge

Christmas Special: The Desperate Hours

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 2 months

Classic sitcom. Fletcher plans to add a bit of Christmas spirit to the festive season at Slade Prison in the form of his very own homemade liquor. Show more

Contributors

Norman Stanley Fletcher:
Ronnie Barker
Mr Barrowclough:
Brian Wilde
Mr MacKay:
Fulton Mackay
Lennie Godber:
Richard Beckinsale
Reg Urwin:
Dudley Sutton
Warren:
Sam Kelly
McLaren:
Tony Osoba
Keegan:
Ken Wynne
Governor Venables:
Michael Barrington
Mrs Jamieson:
Jane Wenham

Mastermind

2021/22

Episode 16

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 5 months

Clive Myrie hosts the classic quiz where contenders take to the black chair. Tonight's subjects are Eric Cantona, Black Mirror, Rocky Horror and the novels of John Steinbeck. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Clive Myrie
Series Producer:
Jude McCaffrey
Executive Producer:
David Young
Executive Producer:
Jimmy Mulville
Executive Producer:
Kate Middleditch
Executive Producer:
Chris Jones
Production Company:
Hat Trick Productions

Only Connect

Series 17

Data Wizards v Discotheques

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 5 months

Victoria Coren Mitchell hosts the series where knowledge will only take you so far. A team of computer science workers take on three disco fans in the last of the quarter-finals. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Sian Lloyd
Producer:
Jenny Heap
Production Company:
Parasol Media

University Challenge

Christmas 2021

Edinburgh v Leicester

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 6 months

It’s the opening match of the Christmas quiz for grown-ups, with two teams doing battle for a place in the semi-finals. Jeremy Paxman asks the questions. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jeremy Paxman
Producer:
Peter Gwyn
Narrator:
Roger Tilling
Series Producer:
Clare Parody
Director:
Tracey Rooney
Production Company:
ITV Studios

QI

Series S

Seasons Greetings

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 5 months

Sandi Toksvig hosts this year's QI Christmas special with the help of Alan Davies, Bonnie Langford, Joe Lycett and Sally Phillips.

Contributors

Presenter:
Sandi Toksvig
Panellist:
Alan Davies
Panellist:
Bonnie Langford
Panellist:
Joe Lycett
Panellist:
Sally Phillips
Director:
Diccon Ramsay
Series Producer:
Piers Fletcher
Executive Producer:
John Lloyd
Production Company:
Fremantle

Brand

QI

Motherland

Christmas Special

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 5 months

It’s time for Amanda’s festive soiree (dress code: tinsel and tiaras), and nothing says Christmas like evil Santa, Anne’s Christmas cocktails and a ban on dark drinks indoors. Show more

Contributors

Amanda:
Lucy Punch
Mrs Banbury Hughes:
Margaret Cabourn-Smith
Elizabeth:
Penny Ryder
Stunt coordinator:
Gary Connery
Executive Producer:
Clelia Mountford
Executive Producer:
Sharon Horgan
Executive Producer:
Holly Walsh
Director:
Simon Hynd
Production Company:
Merman Television Ltd

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two England

Olivia Colman leads a stellar cast of actors, entertainers and comedians in a very special ‘stay-at-home’ adaptation of Cinderella for Comic Relief. Show more

Contributors

Fairy Godmother:
Olivia Colman
Buttons:
Guz Khan
Baron Hardup:
Tom Hollander
Evil Step Sister:
Daisy May Cooper
Evil Step Sister:
Charlie Cooper
Prince Charming:
Regé-Jean Page
Cinderella:
Anya Taylor-Joy
Director:
Matt Lipsey
Executive Producer:
Matt Crook
Executive Producer:
Colin Hopkins
Production Company:
Crook Productions

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two England

The tale of a young film studio assistant's brief relationship with screen goddess Marilyn Monroe, set against a backdrop of the making of The Prince and the Showgirl. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Simon Curtis
Marilyn Monroe:
Michelle Williams
Colin Clark:
Eddie Redmayne
Laurence Olivier:
Kenneth Branagh
Vivien Leigh:
Julia Ormond
Dame Sybil Thorndike:
Judi Dench
Paula Strasberg:
Zoe Wanamaker
Sir Owen Morshead:
Derek Jacobi
Arthur Jacobs:
Toby Jones
Arthur Miller:
Dougray Scott
Sir Kenneth Clark:
Pip Torrens
Lady Jane Clark:
Geraldine Somerville

Genres

Formats

Countryfile

Malvern Hills

Duration: 55 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for 5 months

Matt Baker and Anita Rani explore the beauty of the Malvern Hills and discover how this area inspired writers such as JRR Tolkien and CS Lewis and composer Edward Elgar. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Anita Rani
Presenter:
Matt Baker
Presenter:
Adam Henson
Presenter:
Tom Heap
Series Editor:
Jane Lomas
Executive Producer:
Bill Lyons

What We Do in the Shadows

Series 3

The Siren

Duration: 24 minutes

on BBC Two England

Available for years

Two travellers are shipwrecked, and a doll runs away from home.

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.

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