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The Dog Ate My Homework

Series 6

Ellie v Cody

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Iain is joined by child team captains Ellie and Cody and special guests Steve Bugeja, Lauren Pattison, Matthew Crosby and Thanyia Moore, who battle it out Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Iain Stirling
Interviewed Guest:
Tom Craine
Interviewed Guest:
Inel Tomlinson
Interviewed Guest:
Johnny Cochrane
Interviewed Guest:
Vic Cook
Series Producer:
Chris Hulme
Executive Producer:
Yvonne Jennings
Director:
Pati Marr

Curious Creatures

Series 1

Episode 7

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for years

Kate Humble hosts the quiz show all about the wonderful world of animals. Chris Packham and Lucy Cooke are joined by animal specialists Steve Backshall and Ajay Tegala. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kate Humble
Panellist:
Chris Packham
Panellist:
Lucy Cooke
Panellist:
Steve Backshall
Panellist:
Ajay Tegala
Production Company:
Mighty Productions Ltd
Executive Producer:
Lynn Sutcliffe
Executive Producer:
Hugh Rycroft
Series Producer:
Stuart Harrison
Production Manager:
Emma Stone

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Steve Backshall embarks on a global journey from the Arctic Circle to Antarctica. Steve boards an Arctic icebreaker in search of the Arctic's top predator, the polar bear. Show more

The Animal's Guide to Britain

Episode 2: Grassland Animals

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for 4 months

Chris Packham presents the series that examines Britain from an animal's point of view. Chris burrows into the grassland to observe the eating habits of starlings. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Animation. In 1920s New Orleans, a frog prince shares a kiss with a young waitress, hoping to lift a curse and become human again, only to find she also becomes a frog. Show more

Contributors

Prince Naveen:
Mads Hjulmand
Dr Facilier:
Michael Caroe
Charlotte La Bouff:
Szhirley Nova
Mama Odie:
Gitte Haenning
James:
Lars Bom
Lawrence:
Jesper Asholt
Director:
Ron Clements
Director:
John Musker

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Food writer and cook Nigel Slater takes a tour of the diversity in modern British home cooking. Nigel sees how custard brings out the child in us all. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Nigel Slater
Series Producer:
Emma Boswell
Executive Producer:
Pete Lawrence
Production Company:
Tigress Productions

My Life on a Plate

Episode 7: Simon Weston

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for years

Chef Brian Turner takes celebrities back to their youth, using the power of food to jog colourful memories. Simon Weston looks back on growing up in Wales. Show more

Home Front Heroes

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 45 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Series looking at how ordinary people played a part in Britain's wartime victory. Sue Johnston finds out how nurses like her aunt battled through the bombing to treat the injured. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sue Johnston
Series Producer:
Andrew Nicholson
Executive Producer:
Claire Hughes
Executive Producer:
Rob Unsworth

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for 9 days

A look back at the great British war films that boosted the nation's morale in the postwar years and launched the careers of some of our best-loved actors and directors. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 40 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Espionage thriller based on the true story of an intelligence officer who plans an elaborate hoax to fool the Nazis into thinking the Allies are about to invade Greece, not Sicily. Show more

Contributors

Lieutenant Commander Ewen Montagu:
Clifton Webb
Lucy Sherwood:
Gloria Grahame
Lieutenant George Acres:
Robert Flemyng
Patrick O'Reilly:
Stephen Boyd
Sir Bernard Spilsbury:
Andre Morell
Admiral Cross:
Laurence Naismith
General Nye:
Geoffrey Keen
General Coburn:
Michael Hordern
The Father:
Moultrie Kelsall
Taxi Driver:
Cyril Cusack
Landlady:
Joan Hickson
Club Porter:
Miles Malleson
Shop Assistant:
Richard Wattis
Director:
Ronald Neame
Producer:
Andre Hakim

Regional Variations (2)

Saving Lives at Sea

Series 4

Episode 1

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two HD

The volunteers of the RNLI race to the scene of a plane crash on a busy beach, search for a man missing at sea in the Channel Islands and battle to save a horse from drowning. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Sarah Spencer
Director:
Luke Proctor
Production Manager:
Sue Innes
Series Producer:
Alex Raw
Production Company:
Blast! Films

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Rick Stein's latest travels take him to Mexico's culinary capital Oaxaca, home to Mexico's national cheese queso oaxacana. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Rick Stein
Production Company:
Denham Productions
Camera Operator:
Chris Topliss
Graphic Designer:
Andy Smith
Music:
Crocodile
Re-recording mixer:
Thomas W Edwards
On-line editing:
Paul B Brown
Production Coordinator:
Natalie Brightman
Production Manager:
Olwyn Goldsmith
Production Manager:
Meg Keegan
Assistant Producer:
Liz Stone
Executive Producer:
Grace Kitto
Director:
Ben Southwell
Production Company:
Denham Productions

BBC Proms

Proms Encore 2019

Episode 6

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Katie Derham is joined by jazz pianist Monty Alexander, conductor Ilan Volkov and music historian Dr Hannah French for a special celebrating the 150th birthday of Proms co-founder Sir Henry Wood. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Katie Derham
Series Producer:
Tom Cuckson
Director:
Tim Verrinder
Production Company:
Livewire Pictures

Dad's Army

Series 4

Episode 11: A Wilson (Manager?)

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Classic sitcom. Sergeant Wilson is to be appointed manager of the Eastgate branch of the bank and made a lieutenant in the Eastgate Home Guard to fill a vacancy. Show more

Contributors

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

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for 4 months

Ewan McGregor narrates a captivating portrait of wild Shetland and traces the course of a breeding season as the animals on these remote islands battle for survival. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Ewan McGregor
Producer:
Jackie Savery
Executive Producer:
Nigel Pope
Composer:
Fraser Purdie
Production Manager:
Jackie Dorman

Duration: 1 hour, 49 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for 5 days

1940, London. With the country's morale at stake, Catrin, an untried screenwriter from Ebbw Vale, and a makeshift cast and crew work under fire to make a film to lift the nation's spirits. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Lone Scherfig
Catrin Cole:
Gemma Arterton
Tom Buckley:
Sam Claflin
Ambrose Hilliard:
Bill Nighy
Ellis Cole:
Jack Huston
Raymond Parfitt:
Paul Ritter
Phyl Moore:
Rachael Stirling
Roger Swain:
Richard E. Grant
Gabriel Baker:
Henry Goodman
Carl Lundbeck:
Jake Lacy
Secretary of War:
Jeremy Irons
Sammy Smith:
Eddie Marsan
Sophie Smith:
Helen McCrory

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Drama. Edward (Bill Milner) hates living in the old people's home run by his parents, until he finds an unlikely friend in a new resident, a retired magician (Michael Caine). Show more

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