Programme Index

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Jakers: The Adventures of Piggley Winks

Series 1

Episode 26: Lucky You

Duration: 25 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Porcine adventures with Piggley Winks and friends. Piggley, Dannan and Ferny work together towards the common goal of finding and testing three lucky horseshoe legends. Show more

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Join Basil Brush and Barney Harwood for game show mayhem where the fun comes thick and fast and so does the gunge! Teams compete against each other to win fantastic prizes. Show more

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Science game show. The teams test their knowledge of buoyancy, while Richard challenges the Lab Rats to walk on water in a giant human hamster ball filled with air. Show more

Dick and Dom's Funny Business

Episode 8: In It to Win It with Jessica Hynes

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

The dynamic duo run their own comedy business. With special guest star Jessica Hynes, star of Spaced, The Royle Family and Burke & Hare. Show more

Escape to the Country

Series 10 - 60 Minute Versions

Episode 19: Norfolk

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Denise Nurse helps a couple swap the suburbs of Southampton for semi-retirement in north Norfolk. They have a maximum budget of 450,000 pounds. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 55 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Oscar-winning screwball comedy about a small-town poet whose decision to give away his 20 million dollar inheritance makes everyone doubt his sanity. Stars Gary Cooper. Show more

Contributors

Longfellow Deeds:
Gary Cooper
Director:
Frank Capra
Louise Bennett:
Jean Arthur
Cornelius Cobb:
Lionel Stander
Judge May:
HB Warner
Mabel Dawson:
Ruth Donnelly
Farmer:
John Wray

Genres

Formats

Into the West

Episode 3: Dreams and Schemes

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Drama set in the American West during the 1800s. Gold fever brings thousands of prospectors to California, leaving a wake of destruction across sacred land. Show more

Contributors

Naomi Wheeler:
Keri Russell
Samson Wheeler:
Matthew Modine
Jedediah Smith:
Josh Brolin
Stephen Hoxie:
Beau Bridges

Faulks on Fiction

Episode 4: The Villain

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Series on the brilliance of the British novel. Sebastian Faulks looks at villains in novels and how they have evolved over the last three hundred years. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
Mary Sackville-West
Executive Producer:
Basil Comely
Director:
Adrian Sibley
Producer:
Adrian Sibley

The Tudors

Series 4

Episode 6

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Historical drama series. France and Spain each seek to woo Henry into an alliance abroad, while at home a married noblewoman inspires the King to consider courting once more.

Contributors

King Henry VIII:
Jonathan Rhys Meyers
Charles Brandon, Duke of Suffolk:
Henry Cavill
Lady Catherine Latimer:
Joely Richardson
Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey:
David O'Hara
Princess Mary:
Sarah Bolger
Ambassador de Marillac:
Lothaire Bluteau
Ambassador Chapuys:
Anthony Brophy
Bishop Gardiner:
Simon Ward
Edward Seymour, Earl of Hertford:
Max Brown
Thomas Seymour:
Andrew McNair
Anne Stanhope:
Emma Hamilton
Richard Rich:
Rod Hallett
Lady Elizabeth:
Laoise Murray
John Leigh:
Martin Ellis
Lord Latimer:
Michael Elwyn
Lord Glencairn:
Michael Wilson
Lady Bryan:
Jane Brennan
Robert Testwood:
Lee Williams

Duration: 1 hour, 35 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Drama starring Helena Bonham-Carter, Olivia Williams and Paul Bettany. In 1930s London, the affair between a man and his wife's sister has repercussions throughout all their lives. Show more

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