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Pointless

Series 23

Episode 4

Duration: 44 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

The quiz in which contestants try to score as few points as possible by plumbing the depths of their general knowledge to come up with the answers no-one else could think of. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Osman
Executive Producer:
Richard Hague
Executive Producer:
Tom Blakeson
Production Company:
Endemol UK

MasterChef

Series 16

Episode 13

Duration: 58 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for 7 months

It’s the fifth and final week of heats, with six more hopefuls getting their first chance to win an apron by cooking their signature dish. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
India Fisher
Series Editor:
Katie Attwood
Series Producer:
Diccon Green
Director:
Dave Crerar
Production Company:
Shine TV

Lambing Live

Series 3

Episode 1: Farming Families

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Ahead of the next series of Lambing Live, Kate Humble looks at what life is really like for farming families across the UK and shares her own fledgling experiences. Show more

Nature's Weirdest Events

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Chris Packham examines some of the weirdest natural events on the planet, including a car cocooned by caterpillars in Holland and a case of exploding toads in Germany. Show more

Duration: 2 hours, 7 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

A Roman centurion in charge of the crucifixion of Christ is profoundly affected by the experience and converts to Christianity.

Contributors

Marcellus Gallio:
Richard Burton
Demetrius:
Victor Mature
Director:
Henry Koster
Caligula:
Jay Robinson
Senator Gallio:
Torin Thatcher
Pontius Pilate:
Richard Boone
Emperor Tiberius:
Ernest Thesiger
Abidor:
Leon Askin
Producer:
Frank Ross
Composer:
Alfred Newman
Director of photography:
Leon Shamroy

Pointless

Series 23

Episode 5

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

The quiz in which contestants try to score as few points as possible by plumbing the depths of their general knowledge to come up with the answers no-one else could think of. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Osman
Executive Producer:
Richard Hague
Executive Producer:
Tom Blakeson
Production Company:
Endemol UK

Duration: 29 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Mathematician Rachel Riley, singer and farmer JB Gill, newscaster Katie Derham and comedian Richard Herring take on a series of challenging quiz games selected by Richard Osman. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Richard Osman
Panellist:
Rachel Riley
Panellist:
JB Gill
Panellist:
Katie Derham
Panellist:
Richard Herring
Series Producer:
Stephen Lovelock
Executive Producer:
Tamara Gilder
Executive Producer:
Richard Hague
Production Company:
Remarkable Television

Animal Park

30-Minute Editions

Episode 11

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Behind the scenes at Longleat. Will it be happy families or a brutal feud when Xena, the abandoned cheetah cub, is re-united with her mum and siblings? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kate Humble
Executive Producer:
Joff Wilson
Presenter:
Ben Fogle
Series Producer:
Jane Lomas
Presenter:
Jean Johansson
Production Company:
Remarkable Television

Duration: 59 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Mary shares her favourite Easter recipes and looks at Easter culinary specialities of Greek Orthodox, Filipino and Italian communities in the UK. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mary Berry
Executive Producer:
Tanya Shaw
Executive Producer:
Lorna-Dawn Creanor
Series Producer:
Emma Boswell
Production Manager:
Bethany Medcalf

Mastermind

2019/20

Semi-Final 4

Duration: 30 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

John Humphrys presents the fourth semi-final of the classic quiz. The specialist subjects are the Apollo space program, the Pitch Perfect films, the Appalachian Trail and Talking Heads.

Contributors

Presenter:
John Humphrys
Producer:
Chris Jones
Executive Producer:
Jimmy Mulville
Executive Producer:
David Young
Director:
Fiona Nelson

University Challenge

2019/20

Episode 36

Duration: 28 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

In the last of the semis and the penultimate match in the series, find out which team reaches a place in the grand final of the quiz for students.

Contributors

Presenter:
Jeremy Paxman
Producer:
Irene Daniels
Producer:
Peter Gwyn
Director:
Tracey Rooney
Narrator:
Roger Tilling
Production Company:
ITV Studios

Duration: 1 hour, 14 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Dolly Parton and star guests, including Lady Antebellum and Hank Williams Jr, celebrate her 50 years as the queen of country. Show more

Contributors

Performer:
Dolly Parton
Performer:
Lady Antebellum
Performer:
Emmylou Harris
Performer:
Margo Price
Executive Producer:
Justin Gorman
Executive Producer:
Hannah Dodson
Production Company:
Man Alive Entertainment

How Dolly Parton, Linda Ronstadt and Emmylou Harris's careers took off in the 1970s with distinct takes on country, but how they ended up uniting as close harmony singers on Trio. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
KT Tunstall
Producer:
Dione Newton
Director:
Dione Newton
Executive Producer:
Mark Cooper
Participant:
Dolly Parton
Participant:
Linda Ronstadt
Participant:
Emmylou Harris

The Farmers' Country Showdown

Series 4

Tendring - Cattle

Duration: 43 minutes

on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

British White Cattle farmers Vivien, a retired GP, and David and Angela are hoping to help keep their rare breeds alive by competing at the 104th Tendring Show in Essex. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Denis Lawson
Executive Producer:
Karen Ross
Executive Producer:
Lucy Shepherd
Series Producer:
Lucy Hards
Director:
Hollie Osborn
Production Manager:
Leanne Troop
Production Company:
Sidney Street Productions

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