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Marrying Mum and Dad

Series 7

Episode 1: Stunt Show

on BBC Two HD

Children organise a wedding for their unmarried parents or step-parents. Two sisters plan a stunt show-inspired wedding. Show more

Nature documentary. Adventurer Steve Backshall embarks on a dramatic expedition to explore Venezuela's tepuis - ancient, sheer-sided mountains cut off from the jungle below. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Jonathan Renouf
Executive Producer:
Cameron Balbirnie
Director:
Ben Lawrie
Presenter:
Steve Backshall
Camera Operator:
Keith Partridge
Assistant Producer:
Max Goldzweig
Camera Assistant:
Hugh Campbell

The Wonder of Animals

Episode 7: Great Apes

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 6 days

Chris Packham explores what makes animal groups successful. He looks at how the great ape's brain has been adapted by its anatomy, ingenuity and sociability. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Chris Packham
Executive Producer:
Jonny Keeling
Director:
Emily Taylor
Producer:
Emily Taylor
Series Producer:
Aaron Paul

Duration: 57 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 11 months

A lace bra and knicker set tests the sewers before they turn thermals into daywear. They must then fit a pair of luxury pyjamas to their male models Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for years

In this glorious summer special, Nadiya cooks up a delicious party feast for her loved ones, including sticky BBQ lamb with rhubarb glaze and raspberry ripple eclair pops. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Nadiya Hussain
Executive Producer:
Katy Fryer
Executive Producer:
Anna Miralis
Line Producer:
Ross Booker
Production Company:
Wall to Wall Media

Duration: 1 hour, 47 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 18 days

Musical. Hollywood star Tony Hunter has not made a movie for three years. But, with persuasion from his old friends, he agrees to take the lead in a new Broadway show.

Contributors

Tony Hunter:
Fred Astaire
Gaby Gerard:
Cyd Charisse
Paul Byrd:
James Mitchell
Lily Marton:
Nanette Fabray
Hal Benton:
Robert Gist
Lester Marton:
Oscar Levant
Jeffrey Cordova:
Jack Buchanan
Producer:
Arthur Freed

Formats

Duration: 1 hour, 42 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Musical comedy. Time is short if playboy CK Dexter-Haven is to reclaim his former wife before she remarries. Cynical reporter Mike Connor is covering the wedding.

Contributors

Uncle Willie:
Louis Calhern
Mike Connor:
Frank Sinatra
Producer:
Sol C Siegel
George Kittredge:
John Lund
Liz Imbrie:
Celeste Holm
Tracy Lord:
Grace Kelly
CK Dexter-Haven:
Bing Crosby

Talking Pictures

Bing Crosby

Duration: 38 minutes

on BBC Two HD

A look at TV appearances made over the years by Bing Crosby, with interviews from the archive and classic clips capturing the milestones and highlights of his life and career. Show more

Who Do You Think You Are?

Series 19

Richard Osman

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 10 months

Richard Osman delves into his Brighton roots and is astonished to learn that one of his ancestors turned amateur sleuth and ended up entangled in one of Brighton’s most notorious murder trials. Show more

The Farmers' Country Showdown

Series 6 - 30 Minute Versions

Mid Devon Show

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two HD

For Sharon and Andrew, showing their Coloured Ryeland sheep at the Mid Devon Show is a family affair. Gillian and Ian are among the competitors, and tears flow as results come in. Show more

Later... with Jools Holland

Series 60

Episode 5

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Jools welcomes Scottish singer-songwriter Paolo Nutini, breakthrough artist Katy J Pearson, producer William Orbit and singer Polly Scattergood, Parisian twins Ibeyi and Oxford indie rockers Foals. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 24 minutes

on BBC Two HD

Available for 7 months

In 1993, caught in a moment of indecency with one of her female classmates, teenager Cameron Post is sent to God's Promise, an evangelical gay conversion therapy centre. Show more

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