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Deadly 60 on a Mission

Series 2

Episode 6: Florida

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Steve Backshall continues his search for the planet's deadliest predators with a visit to Florida, where he swims with a wild alligator in the Silver Springs river. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Steve Backshall
Presenter:
Steve Backshall
Camera Operator:
Richard Taylor-Jones
Camera Operator:
Richard Taylor-Jones
Camera Operator:
Mark Sharman
Camera Operator:
Mark Sharman
Series Producer:
Scott Alexander
Series Producer:
Scott Alexander
Sound Recordist:
Simon Cole
Sound Recordist:
Simon Cole
Executive Producer:
Wendy Darke
Executive Producer:
Wendy Darke
Executive Producer:
Jonny Keeling
Executive Producer:
Jonny Keeling

Supersized Earth

Episode 1: A Place to Live

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 10 months

Documentary exploring how humans have transformed our world in a generation. Dallas Campbell climbs the world's tallest building and dives beneath Mexico City. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Dallas Campbell
Producer:
Nat Sharman
Director:
Nat Sharman
Series Producer:
Simon Finch

Robot Wars

Series 9

Episode 4

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 9 months

Dara O Briain and Angela Scanlon host the robot fighting show. Competing in this round are Supernova, Frostbite, Wyrm, High 5, Crushtacean, Ironside 3, Pulsar and Apex. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Dara O Briain
Presenter:
Angela Scanlon
Commentator:
Jonathan Pearce
Executive Producer:
Andrew Robertson
Series Producer:
Kirsten Highet
Series Producer:
Henry Imbert
Production Company:
Mentorn Media
Production Manager:
Emily Ricketts

This listing contains language that some may find offensive.

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 6 months

Monty Don travels to Japan in spring to trace the history of Japanese gardens from early boating gardens, through Buddhist temples and Zen gardens, right up to a modern tea house. Show more

Best House in Town

Series 1 Cutdowns

St Albans: Wildcard

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Three St Albans wildcard properties are put to the judges. They are a converted farmyard barn with a 21st-century facelift, a zero-carbon self-build eco-home and a 1950s Scandinavian-style bungalow. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Marcus Garvey
Executive Producer:
Karen Ross
Executive Producer:
Lucy Shepherd
Series Producer:
Diccon Green
Production Manager:
Katherine Kempster
Director:
Jessica Reid
Production Company:
Sidney Street Productions

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Piers Taylor and Caroline Quentin head to Portugal. They discover four extraordinary homes, built with great design and craftsmanship and set within stunning landscapes. Show more

Duration: 2 hours, 2 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 5 months

Sports drama based on a true story. Led by their coach, Jim White, a group of underdogs with a talent for long-distance running bid to become champions against all odds. Show more

Contributors

Jim White:
Kevin Costner
Cheryl White:
Maria Bello
Thomas Valles:
Carlos Pratts
Jose Cardenas:
Johnny Ortiz
David Diaz:
Rafael Martinez
Victor Puentes:
Sergio Avelar
Sammy Rosaldo:
Danny Mora
Damiaco Diaz:
Michael Aguero
Danny Diaz:
Ramiro Rodriguez
Senora Diaz:
Diana Maria Riva
Julie White:
Morgan Saylor
Jamie White:
Elsie Fisher
Johnny Sameniego:
Hector Duran
Señor Diaz:
Omar Leyva
Principal Camillo:
Valente Rodriguez
Ernesto Valles:
Ben Bray
Dale Padilla:
Eloy Casados
Centennial Coach:
Regi Davis
Palo Alto Runner:
Connor Weil
Director:
Niki Caro

Genres

Formats

Dad's Army

Battle of the Giants

Duration: 60 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Captain Mainwaring tries to get out of attending a big church parade when the Home Guard are ordered to wear their medals from previous conflicts.

Contributors

Captain George Mainwaring:
Arthur Lowe
Sergeant Arthur Wilson:
John Le Mesurier
Lance Corporal Jack Jones:
Clive Dunn
Private James Frazer:
John Laurie
Private Joe Walker:
James Beck
Private Charles Godfrey:
Arnold Ridley
Private Frank Pike:
Ian Lavender
The Vicar:
Frank Williams
Producer:
David Croft

Front Row Late

Series 3

Episode 9: When Mary Beard Met Clive James

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

In this special edition of Front Row Late, Mary Beard is in conversation with author, critic and broadcaster Clive James. Show more

QI XL

Series Q

Quests: Part II

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Sandi Toksvig goes on the second part of QI's quest for knowledge with Susan Calman, Joe Lycett, Holly Walsh and Alan Davies.

Contributors

Presenter:
Sandi Toksvig
Panellist:
Alan Davies
Series Producer:
Piers Fletcher
Director:
Diccon Ramsay
Production Company:
FremantleMedia
Panellist:
Susan Calman
Panellist:
Joe Lycett
Panellist:
Holly Walsh

Duration: 2 hours, 6 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Classic spaghetti western. When two bounty hunters find themselves after the same notorious bandit, they make an uneasy alliance to collect the $10,000 reward.

Contributors

Formats

BBC Two HD

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