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The Hour

Series 1

Episode 4

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Drama. It is Freddie's birthday and the effects of Tom's death are still being felt around the newsroom. Two huge news stories are breaking but Freddie has disappeared. Show more

Contributors

Freddie Lyon:
Ben Whishaw
Bel Rowley:
Romola Garai
Hector Madden:
Dominic West
Clarence Fendley:
Anton Lesser
Lix Storm:
Anna Chancellor
Angus McCain:
Julian Rhind-Tutt
Isaac Wengrow:
Joshua McGuire
Sissy Cooper:
Lisa Greenwood
Jane Kish:
Jessica Hynes
Marnie Madden:
Oona Chaplin
Wallace Sherwin:
Ken Bones
Ruth Elms:
Vanessa Kirby
Peter Darrall:
Jamie Parker
Thomas Kish:
Burn Gorman
Pretty Actress:
Nelly Harker
Jemima Sherwin:
Kate Fahy
Club Waitress:
Jessica-Louise Abidde
Voice of Newsreader:
Laurence Kennedy
Writer:
Abi Morgan

Genres

The Hour

Series 1

Episode 5

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Drama. The war in Suez has the country divided and McCain steps up his pressure on The Hour to toe a pro-government line. Show more

Contributors

Freddie Lyon:
Ben Whishaw
Bel Rowley:
Romola Garai
Hector Madden:
Dominic West
Clarence Fendley:
Anton Lesser
Lix Storm:
Anna Chancellor
Angus McCain:
Julian Rhind-Tutt
Isaac Wengrow:
Joshua McGuire
Sissy Cooper:
Lisa Greenwood
Sir Douglas Owen:
John Bowe
Wallace Sherwin:
Ken Bones
Marnie Madden:
Oona Chaplin
Malcolm Lyon:
Robert Demeger
Voice of Radio Speaker:
Timothy Bentinck
Voice of Radio Presenter:
Chris Stanton
Writer:
Abi Morgan
Director:
Jamie Payne

Genres

The Hour

Series 1

Episode 6

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Drama. There are tensions for all as they prepare to defy government instruction and deliver a controversial episode on the crisis in Suez. Freddie learns what happened to Ruth. Show more

Contributors

Freddie Lyon:
Ben Whishaw
Bel Rowley:
Romola Garai
Hector Madden:
Dominic West
Clarence Fendley:
Anton Lesser
Lix Storm:
Anna Chancellor
Angus McCain:
Julian Rhind-Tutt
Isaac Wengrow:
Joshua McGuire
Sissy Cooper:
Lisa Greenwood
Sir Douglas Owen:
John Bowe
Wallace Sherwin:
Ken Bones
Marnie Madden:
Oona Chaplin
Malcolm Lyon:
Robert Demeger
Housewife:
Karen Meagher
Rockabilly:
Sam Palladio
Rockabilly girlfriend:
Anna Doolan
Writer:
Abi Morgan
Director:
Jamie Payne
Grey suited man:
Michael Jenn
Admiral Green:
William Hoyland

Genres

Atlantis

Series 1

Episode 1: The Earth Bull

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One Scotland HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Scotland HD

Available for 1 month

Drama series. When Jason goes in search of his father, he washes up on the shores of a mysterious land filled with mythical creatures: the lost city of Atlantis. Show more

Contributors

Hercules:
Mark Addy
The Oracle:
Juliet Stevenson
Pasiphae:
Sarah Parish
Pythagoras:
Robert Emms
Ariadne:
Aiysha Hart
Ramos:
Joe Dixon
Melas:
Ken Bones
Executive Producer:
Johnny Capps
Executive Producer:
Julian Murphy

Atlantis

Series 1

Episode 5: White Lies

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One HD

Available for 1 month

Drama series. When a night-time messenger brings shocking news to the Palace, Ariadne calls on Jason to help her uncover the truth. Show more

Contributors

Hercules:
Mark Addy
Pasiphae:
Sarah Parish
The Oracle:
Juliet Stevenson
Pythagoras:
Robert Emms
Ariadne:
Aiysha Hart
Heptarian:
Oliver Walker
Ramos:
Joe Dixon
Executive Producer:
Johnny Capps
Executive Producer:
Julian Murphy

Atlantis

Series 1

Episode 6: The Song of the Sirens

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One HD

Available for 1 month

Drama series. In a desperate attempt to win Medusa's heart, Hercules visits a witch whose charms prove binding in more ways than one. Show more

Contributors

Hercules:
Mark Addy
The Oracle:
Juliet Stevenson
Circe:
Lucy Cohu
Pythagoras:
Robert Emms
Melas:
Ken Bones
Executive Producer:
Johnny Capps
Executive Producer:
Julian Murphy

Atlantis

Series 1

Episode 8: The Furies

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One HD

Available for 1 month

Drama series. Blood ties and past lies prove a fatal mix when Pythagoras's brother joins the gang to escort a precious cargo across the desert. Show more

Contributors

Hercules:
Mark Addy
The Oracle:
Juliet Stevenson
Pythagoras:
Robert Emms
Philemon:
James Rastall
Executive Producer:
Johnny Capps
Executive Producer:
Julian Murphy

Front Row

Oscar Nominations Special

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

John Wilson reports on the nominations for the 2016 Academy Awards, including interviews with Leonardo DiCaprio, Alicia Vikander, Saoirse Ronan and Nick Hornby. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Leonardo DiCaprio
Interviewed Guest:
Alicia Vikander
Interviewed Guest:
Saoirse Ronan
Interviewed Guest:
Cate Blanchett
Interviewed Guest:
Jennifer Lawrence
Interviewed Guest:
Asif Kapadia
Interviewed Guest:
Sandy Powell
Interviewed Guest:
Nick Hornby
Interviewed Guest:
Larushka Ivan-Zadeh
Interviewed Guest:
Juliet Stevenson

Book of the Week

The Surreal Life of Leonora Carrington

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Joanna Moorhead tells the remarkable life story of her father's cousin, surrealist artist and writer Leonora Carrington. Show more

Book of the Week

The Surreal Life of Leonora Carrington

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

The rebellious young artist starts a new life in London and falls in love with Max Ernst. She finds herself at the centre of an extraordinary artistic movement. Show more

Book of the Week

The Surreal Life of Leonora Carrington

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Leonora moves to Paris with Max Ernst to join other artistic geniuses such as Picasso and Dali. Her family's attempts to control her continue to fail. Show more

Front Row

Playing Rosalind, Timbuktu reviewed, Literary Festivals

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Juliet Stevenson, Niamh Cusack and Michelle Terry on playing Rosalind, Timbuktu reviewed by Lindsey Hilsum, the economics of literary festivals and remakes of films from the 1980s. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Juliet Stevenson
Interviewed Guest:
Niamh Cusack
Interviewed Guest:
Michelle Terry
Interviewed Guest:
Lindsey Hilsum
Interviewed Guest:
Peter Florence
Interviewed Guest:
Fiona Razvi
Interviewed Guest:
Joanne Harris
Interviewed Guest:
Adam Smith
Producer:
Sarah Johnson

Front Row

Juliet Stevenson; The Armstrong Lie

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Available for over a year

Arts news, including Juliet Stevenson in Beckett's Happy Days, documentary The Armstrong Lie reviewed, American writer Willy Vlautin, and poets in residence in zoos. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Juliet Stevenson
Interviewed Guest:
Mike Carlson
Interviewed Guest:
Willy Vlautin
Interviewed Guest:
Ahren Warner
Interviewed Guest:
Gillian Clarke
Producer:
Dymphna Flynn

The Village

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One HD

Drama series. Bert is the second oldest man in Britain, and a film is being made about his life and his village. He takes us back to the summer of 1914, when he was 12 years old. Show more

Contributors

John Middleton:
John Simm
Grace Middleton:
Maxine Peake
Edmund Allingham:
Rupert Evans
Clem Allingham:
Juliet Stevenson
Old Bert:
David Ryall
Young Bert:
Bill Jones
Crispin Ingham:
Stephen Walters
Alf Rutter:
Matt O'Donnell
Gerard Eyre:
Matt Stokoe
Caro Allingham:
Emily Beecham
Mrs H Housekeeper:
Katherine Dow Blyton
Peter the Landlord:
Jim Cartwright
George Allingham:
Augustus Prew
Norma Greaves:
Ainsley Howard
Arnold Hankin:
Anthony Flanagan
Recruitment Officer:
Tom Berish
Producer:
Emma Burge
Director:
Antonia Bird

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC One London

Available for 4 months

Moving family drama, based on Jacqueline Wilson's novel, following the story of a teenager who sets out to discover her origins and, along the way, discovers where she belongs. Show more

Contributors

Marion Bean:
Juliet Stevenson
Sandra:
Jenna Boyd
Elliot:
David Haig
Pat Williams:
Di Botcher
Little April:
Lucy Hutchinson
Daniel Johnson:
Ian Kelsey
Janet Johnson:
Carol Starks
Mrs Stevenson:
Jane McDowell
Mr Stevenson:
Simon Roberts
Policewoman:
Joanna Dunn
Stranger:
Ben McKay
Police Officer:
Peter Bramhill
Frankie:
Chris Ryman
Hoody Boy:
Elijah Baker
Little Pete:
Tat Whalley
Railway Woman:
Chizzy Akudolu

White Heat

Episode 1: The Past Is a Foreign Country

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Drama. Charlotte arrives at the flat of a recently deceased friend. One of seven students who once lived there, she remembers when they met in 1965. Show more

Contributors

Lilly (Present day):
Lindsay Duncan
Charlotte:
Claire Foy
Victor (Present day):
Hugh Quarshie
Charlotte (Present day):
Juliet Stevenson
Derek Bowden:
Julian Barratt
Theology Student:
Hamish MacDougall
Producer:
Elinor Day

Genres

White Heat

Episode 2: Eve of Destruction

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Drama. In 2012, Charlotte is joined by two former flatmates to clear the flat. Back in the late 60s, Lilly is in crisis, and Jack and Victor face a challenge. Show more

Contributors

Lilly (Present day):
Lindsay Duncan
Charlotte:
Claire Foy
Victor (Present day):
Hugh Quarshie
Charlotte (Present day):
Juliet Stevenson
Derek Bowden:
Julian Barratt
Student:
Ian Smith
Producer:
Elinor Day

Genres

White Heat

Episode 3: The Dark Side of the Moon

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Drama. In 2012, a fourth former flatmate arrives. In 1973, London is targeted by an IRA bombing campaign and Alan finally makes his play for Lilly. Show more

Contributors

Alan (Present day):
Paul Copley
Lilly (Present day):
Lindsay Duncan
Charlotte:
Claire Foy
Victor (Present day):
Hugh Quarshie
Charlotte (Present day):
Juliet Stevenson
Producer:
Elinor Day

Genres

White Heat

Episode 4: The Personal Is Political

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Drama. In 1979, the seven flatmates celebrate Alan and Lilly's wedding. Jay decides to tell his parents he is gay. Jack vows to join mainstream politics. Show more

Contributors

Policeman:
Peter Ashdown
Referee:
John Biggins
Estate Agent:
Dominic Coleman
Alan (Present day):
Paul Copley
Lilly (Present day):
Lindsay Duncan
Charlotte:
Claire Foy
Party Member 3:
Dominic Kemp
Skinhead 1:
Tomi May
Party Member 2:
Tim Parker
Victor (Present day):
Hugh Quarshie
Party Member 1:
Veronica Roberts
Man on heath:
Oliver Senton
Skinhead 2:
Joe Sims
Charlotte (Present day):
Juliet Stevenson
Producer:
Elinor Day

Genres