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Blood, Sex and Money by Emile Zola

Money

Episode 8: Apocalypse

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

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

By Martin Jameson. The forces of blood, sex and money come to violent fruition in the author's visceral exploration of the Franco-Prussian War. Dramatisation of Zola's La Debacle. Show more

Drama

Roderick Hudson by Henry James

Episode 2

Duration: 57 minutes

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

Available for 11 months

Still engaged to Mary, Roderick has fallen for beautiful socialite Christina Light – sparking mayhem. Stars Luke Newberry. Show more

Contributors

Henry James:
John Lynch
Roderick Hudson:
Luke Newberry
Rowland Mallett:
Derek Riddell
Christina Light:
Emily Beecham
Mary Garland:
Caitlin Thorburn
Mrs Hudson:
Susan Twist
Mme Grandoni:
Susan Twist
Mrs Light:
Lorelei King
Leavenworth:
Stephen Marzella

Genres

Drama

Roderick Hudson by Henry James

Episode 1

Duration: 57 minutes

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

Available for 12 months

4 Extra Debut. Rowland Mallet takes a young sculptor to Rome to develop his art. A story of obsession, love and desire. Stars Derek Riddell. Show more

Contributors

Henry James:
John Lynch
Roderick Hudson:
Luke Newberry
Rowland Mallett:
Derek Riddell
Christina Light:
Emily Beecham
Mary Garland:
Caitlin Thorburn
Mrs Hudson:
Susan Twist
Mme Grandoni:
Susan Twist
Cecilia:
Kate Hudson
Mrs Light:
Lorelei King

Genres

Drama

Midnight at Christmas

Duration: 44 minutes

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

A magical drama by Elliott Kerrigan. When Matt gets stuck in a snowstorm on Christmas Eve, a series of unusual strangers come to his aid. Starring Luke Newberry and Lizzie Roper. Show more

Duration: 2 hours, 3 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Four HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Christopher Eccleston and Niamh Cusack star in the Royal Shakespeare Company's 2018 production of the Bard's dark psychological thriller. Show more

Drama

Breaking Up with Bradford

Duration: 44 minutes

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

When Kasim returns to Bradford after studying at university, he struggles to navigate himself in his beloved hometown. Drama by Kamal Kaan. Show more

Contributors

Genres

Brand

Drama

Duration: 2 hours

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

Period drama telling the story of writers Charlotte, Emily and Anne Bronte and their extraordinary battle for recognition. Show more

Contributors

Patrick Bronte:
Jonathan Pryce
Charlotte Bronte:
Finn Atkins
Emily Bronte:
Chloe Pirrie
Anne Bronte:
Charlie Murphy
Branwell Bronte:
Adam Nagaitis
John Brown:
Mark Frost
Tabby Aykroyd:
June Watson
Martha Brown:
Megan Parkinson
Naopleon Bonaparte:
Jonathan Carley
Duke of Wellington:
James Norton
Captain Parry:
Matt Adams
Jack Sharp:
Matt Adams
Captain Ross:
Kris Mochrie
Young Charlotte:
Rosie Boore
Young Emily:
Talia Barnett
Young Anne:
Lara McDonnell
Young Bramwell:
Troy Tipple
George Smith:
Luke Newberry
Joe Leyland:
David Walmsley
Arhut Nicholls:
Rory Fleck Byrne
Miss Patchett:
Rebecca Callard
William Allison:
Joe Armstrong
Thomas Mallinson:
Rhys Connah
Enoch Thomas:
Jamie Dorrington
Samuel Hartley:
Thomas Howes
Dr Wheelhouse:
Thomas Nelstrop
Bailiff:
David Prosho
Mrs Robinson:
Karen Shaw
Henchman:
Paul Kynman
William Smith Williams:
Hugh Simon
Ellen Nussey:
Gracie Kelly
Producer:
Karen Lewis
Executive Producer:
Sally Wainwright
Executive Producer:
Faith Penhale

Death in Paradise

Series 6

Episode 5

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Available for 5 months

Detective drama series set on a Caribbean island. A murder investigation propels the team to London in pursuit of their suspects.

Contributors

DI Humphrey Goodman:
Kris Marshall
Officer Dwayne Myers:
Danny John-Jules
DS Florence Cassell:
Josephine Jobert
Officer JP Hooper:
Tobi Bakare
Martin West:
Nigel Betts
Lucy Chapman:
Anna Crilly
Sophie Boyd:
Amy Beth Hayes
Nelson Myers:
Ram John Holder
Tom Lewis:
John Marquez
Steve Thomas:
Luke Newberry
Dominic Green:
Henry Pettigrew
Rachel Baldwin:
Claire Rushbrook
Hema Patel:
Sunetra Sarker
Frank Henderson:
Julian Wadham
Catherine Bourdey:
Elizabeth Bourgine
Comm Selwyn Patterson:
Don Warrington
DI Jack Mooney:
Ardal O'Hanlon
Producer:
Sue Howells
Director:
Richard Signy
Production Company:
Red Planet Pictures
Idea Originator:
Robert Thorogood

Death in Paradise

Series 6

Episode 6

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Available for 5 months

Detective drama series set on a Caribbean island. The team race against the clock in London to solve two murders, after their prime suspect is found dead. Show more

Contributors

DI Humphrey Goodman:
Kris Marshall
Officer Dwayne Myers:
Danny John-Jules
DS Florence Cassell:
Josephine Jobert
Officer JP Hooper:
Tobi Bakare
Martin West:
Nigel Betts
Sophie Boyd:
Amy Beth Hayes
Nelson Myers:
Ram John Holder
Kath Baxter:
Polly Kemp
Tom Lewis:
John Marquez
Steve Thomas:
Luke Newberry
Dominic Green:
Henry Pettigrew
Siobhan Mooney:
Grace Stone
Frank Henderson:
Julian Wadham
Martha Lloyd:
Sally Bretton
Comm Selwyn Patterson:
Don Warrington
DI Jack Mooney:
Ardal O'Hanlon
Producer:
Sue Howells
Director:
Richard Signy
Production Company:
Red Planet Pictures
Idea Originator:
Robert Thorogood

Drama

Do You Like Banana, Comrades?

Duration: 45 minutes

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

In Csaba Szekely's first play, Robert is a young man growing up in Romania under Ceausescu's regime. Adolescence is different there. And bananas have an important role to play. Show more

Genres

Brand

Drama

Home Front - Omnibus

Episode 77: 22-26 May 1917

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for years

The sixth omnibus of Season 10, Our Daily Bread, set in Folkestone, in the week, in 1917, when Britain suffered its first ever airplane bombing raid. Show more

Contributors

Esme Macknade:
Katie Angelou
Isabel Graham:
Keely Beresford
Juliet Cavendish:
Lizzie Bourne
Evelina White:
Rosie Cavaliero
May Arnold:
Lois Chimimba
Lady Penfold:
Elaine Claxton
Alfred Vane:
Charlie Clements
Ernie Moore:
Sean Connolly
Alice Macknade:
Claire Louise Cordwell
Sylvia Graham:
Joanna David
Oscar Hendrickx:
Pierre Elliot
Hilda Moore:
Bella Hamblin
Jessie Moore:
Lucy Hutchinson
Adam Wilson:
Billy Kennedy
Walter Hamilton:
Joseph Kloska
Maisie Harris:
Cassie Layton
Kitty Lumley:
Ami Metcalf
Noah Hamilton:
Finn Monteath
Ralph Winwood:
Nicholas Murchie
Olive Hargreaves:
Rhiannon Neads
Claude Crombie:
Luke Newberry
Todd Merman:
Luke Newberry
Switchboard:
Chetna Pandya
Eric Morton:
Paul Rainbow
Rob MacDonald:
Finlay Robertson
Reg Roach:
Arthur Smith
Alec Poole:
Tom Stuart
Maggie Macknade:
Hollie Thoupos
Edna Harris:
Lara West
Nancy Parker:
Jane Whittenshaw
Mayor Stephen Penfold:
John Woodvine
Cynthia Hamilton:
Fenella Woolgar

Genres

Duration: 1 hour, 31 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Ensemble comedy drama. An opera star arrives at a performers' retirement home amidst fraught preparations for a fundraising concert. Her presence adds to the tension. Show more

Contributors

Jean Horton:
Maggie Smith
Reggie Paget:
Tom Courtenay
Wilf Bond:
Billy Connolly
Cissy Robson:
Pauline Collins
Cedric Livingston:
Michael Gambon
Dr Lucy Cogan:
Sheridan Smith
Bobby Swanson:
Andrew Sachs
Anne Langley:
Gwyneth Jones
Frank White:
Michael Byrne

Formats

Duration: 1 hour, 20 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Offbeat comedy. Thrown out of home and with barely any money, a young call centre worker resorts to sleeping at the same humdrum office he spends his days. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 35 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One CambridgeshireLatest broadcast: on BBC One Cambridgeshire

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

Sonnets in the City

Episode 1: Baba Ganoush

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

In response to Shakespeare's Sonnet 29, Tom Wells's drama about a waiter who arrives late to the restaurant where he works, finding his boss in a bad mood. Reader: Maxine Peake. Show more

Contributors

Genres

Drama on 3

Sonnets in the City

Duration: 1 hour, 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Five short dramas taking place in the city from sunset to sunrise, in response to a selection of Shakespeare's sonnets. Show more

Contributors

Genres

Drama

John Gabriel Borkman

Episode 2

Duration: 1 hour

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

Reunited with his old love, will John Gabriel find happiness or is the need for power still too strong? David Threlfall stars in Ibsen's timeless play. Show more

Contributors

John Gabriel Borkman:
David Threlfall
Miss Ella Rentheim:
Susannah Harker
Mrs Gunhild Borkman:
Gillian Bevan
Vilhelm Foldal:
Philip Jackson
Erhart Borkman:
Luke Newberry
Mrs Fanny Wilton:
Jenny Rainsford
Director:
Helen Perry

Genres

Drama

John Gabriel Borkman

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour

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

4 Extra Debut. Destitute after a fraud scandal, a disgraced banker is surrounded by the living ghosts of his past. Starring David Threlfall. Show more

Contributors

John Gabriel Borkman:
David Threlfall
Miss Ella Rentheim:
Susannah Harker
Mrs Gunhild Borkman:
Gillian Bevan
Vilhelm Foldal:
Philip Jackson
Erhart Borkman:
Luke Newberry
Mrs Fanny Wilton:
Jenny Rainsford
Director:
Helen Perry

Genres

Home Front

26 April 1917 - Jessie Moore

Duration: 11 minutes

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

Available for years

On this day in 1917, the YMCA appealed for workers in their base camps in France, and Jessie Moore would rather be anywhere than here. Show more

Contributors

Jessie Moore:
Lucy Hutchinson
Ernie Moore:
Sean Connolly
Hilda Moore:
Bella Hamblin
Ivy Layton:
Lizzy Watts
Dennis Monk:
Sam Swann
Todd Merman:
Luke Newberry