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Duration: 2 hours

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

Comedian Michael McIntyre hosts the 82nd annual Royal Variety Performance from the London Palladium, with performances from the worlds of music, comedy and theatre. Show more

Mock the Week

Looks Back At...

Episode 4: Entertainment

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Specials featuring archive on a single subject from past Mock the Weeks. This time the subject is entertainment. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Frankie Boyle
Participant:
Russell Howard
Participant:
Micky Flanagan
Participant:
David Mitchell
Participant:
Greg Davies
Participant:
Frank Skinner
Participant:
Jack Whitehall
Participant:
Michael McIntyre
Series Producer:
Dan Patterson
Producer:
Mark Leveson
Producer:
Ruth Wallace
Producer:
Ewan Phillips

Mock the Week

Looks Back At...

Episode 5: Law and Order

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Specials featuring archive on a single subject from past Mock the Weeks. This time the subject is law and order. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Frankie Boyle
Participant:
Russell Howard
Participant:
Micky Flanagan
Participant:
David Mitchell
Participant:
Greg Davies
Participant:
Al Murray
Participant:
Jack Whitehall
Participant:
Michael McIntyre
Series Producer:
Dan Patterson
Producer:
Mark Leveson
Producer:
Ruth Wallace
Producer:
Ewan Phillips

Mock the Week

Looks Back At...

Episode 6: Science and Technology

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Specials featuring classic themed material from the Mock the Week archives. This time the topic is science and technology. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Frankie Boyle
Participant:
Russell Howard
Participant:
Micky Flanagan
Participant:
David Mitchell
Participant:
Greg Davies
Participant:
Al Murray
Participant:
Jack Whitehall
Participant:
Michael McIntyre
Series Producer:
Dan Patterson
Producer:
Mark Leveson
Producer:
Ruth Wallace
Producer:
Ewan Phillips
Participant:
Lauren Laverne
Participant:
Josh Widdicombe
Participant:
Ed Byrne

Mock the Week

Looks Back At...

Episode 8: Britain

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Specials featuring classic themed material from the Mock the Week archives. This time the topic is Britain, with contributions from the likes of Frankie Boyle and Russell Howard. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Frankie Boyle
Participant:
Russell Howard
Participant:
Micky Flanagan
Participant:
Greg Davies
Participant:
Adam Hills
Participant:
Jack Whitehall
Participant:
Michael McIntyre
Series Producer:
Dan Patterson
Producer:
Mark Leveson
Producer:
Ruth Wallace
Producer:
Ewan Phillips

Live at the Apollo

Series 9 (Extended Versions)

Episode 5

Duration: 44 minutes

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

Jack Whitehall presents a selection of North America's finest comics, with standup performances from Canadian comedian Katherine Ryan and American comedy legend Rich Hall. Show more

imagine...

Winter 2011

Episode 7: The Art of Stand-Up - Part One

Duration: 1 hour, 10 minutes

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

Alan Yentob presents the first of a two-part series on the art of stand-up comedy. He talks to comedians in Britain and America, exploring their backgrounds and influences. Show more

Contributors

Series Editor:
Alan Yentob
Series Editor:
Alan Yentob
Interviewed Guest:
Billy Connolly
Interviewed Guest:
Eddie Izzard
Interviewed Guest:
Jack Dee
Interviewed Guest:
Omid Djalili
Interviewed Guest:
Frank Skinner
Interviewed Guest:
David Baddiel
Interviewed Guest:
Shappi Khorsandi
Interviewed Guest:
Simon Amstell
Interviewed Guest:
Dara O Briain
Interviewed Guest:
Chris Addison
Interviewed Guest:
Jack Whitehall
Interviewed Guest:
Ed Byrne
Interviewed Guest:
Jim Davidson

imagine...

Winter 2011

Episode 8: The Art of Stand-Up - Part Two

Duration: 1 hour, 10 minutes

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

Documentary on the art of stand-up comedy. Alan Yentob talks to comedians in Britain and America, exploring the evolution of stand-up and how it transfers to other mediums. Show more

Contributors

Series Editor:
Alan Yentob
Series Editor:
Alan Yentob
Interviewed Guest:
Billy Connolly
Interviewed Guest:
Eddie Izzard
Interviewed Guest:
Jack Dee
Interviewed Guest:
Omid Djalili
Interviewed Guest:
Frank Skinner
Interviewed Guest:
David Baddiel
Interviewed Guest:
Shappi Khorsandi
Interviewed Guest:
Simon Amstell
Interviewed Guest:
Dara O Briain
Interviewed Guest:
Chris Addison
Interviewed Guest:
Jack Whitehall
Interviewed Guest:
Ed Byrne
Interviewed Guest:
Jim Davidson

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC ThreeLatest broadcast: on BBC Three

Recorded at the Festival Theatre during the Edinburgh Fringe and hosted by Shappi Khorsandi, it features Sean Lock, Jack Whitehall, Adam Hills, Emo Philips and Jon Richardson. Show more

Mock the Week

Looks Back At...

Episode 7: Travel

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Specials featuring classic themed material from the Mock the Week archives. This time the topic is travel. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Frankie Boyle
Participant:
Russell Howard
Participant:
David Mitchell
Participant:
Jack Whitehall
Series Producer:
Dan Patterson
Producer:
Mark Leveson
Producer:
Ruth Wallace
Producer:
Ewan Phillips
Participant:
Kevin Bridges
Participant:
Katherine Ryan
Participant:
Adam Hills
Participant:
Russell Kane

Comic Relief

2011

Jack and Kevin's Comic Relief Lock-In

Duration: 1 hour, 45 minutes

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

Top stand-up comedians Jack Whitehall and Kevin Bridges take Comic Relief through to the early hours with a selection of the best comedy clips of the last couple of years. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jack Whitehall
Presenter:
Kevin Bridges
Executive Producer:
Richard Curtis

Live at the Apollo

Series 7

Episode 8

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Stand Up for the Week star Jack Whitehall presents comedy from the Hammersmith Apollo, with Josh Widdicombe and Shappi Khorsandi.

Contributors

Presenter:
Jack Whitehall
Performer:
Josh Widdicombe
Director:
Paul Wheeler
Series Producer:
Anthony Caveney
Executive Producer:
Addison Cresswell
Executive Producer:
Joe Norris
Executive Producer:
Andrew Beint

Who Do You Think You Are?

Series 16

Jack and Michael Whitehall

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for 4 months

In a first for the series, father-and-son comedy double-act Jack and Michael Whitehall join forces to investigate their family tree. Show more

Live at the Apollo

Series 6

Episode 4

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Stand-up comedy from the world-famous Hammersmith Apollo. Scottish comic Kevin Bridges introduces sets from Shappi Khorsandi and Jack Whitehall.

Contributors

Presenter:
Kevin Bridges
Executive Producer:
Addison Cresswell
Executive Producer:
Joe Norris
Executive Producer:
Andrew Beint
Series Producer:
Anthony Caveney
Director:
Paul Wheeler
Performer:
Jack Whitehall

Live at the Apollo

Series 7 (Extended Versions)

Episode 8

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Stand Up for the Week star Jack Whitehall presents comedy from the Hammersmith Apollo, with Josh Widdicombe and Shappi Khorsandi.

Contributors

Presenter:
Jack Whitehall
Performer:
Josh Widdicombe
Series Producer:
Anthony Caveney
Director:
Paul Wheeler
Executive Producer:
Addison Cresswell
Executive Producer:
Joe Norris
Executive Producer:
Andrew Beint

Duration: 28 minutes

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

Kevin Bridges takes a look at his own lifestyle and a few others, looking at the truth behind his stand-up material, and has a chat with comedian Jack Whitehall. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kevin Bridges
Participant:
Jack Whitehall
Series Producer:
Graeme Hart

Good Omens

Series 1

Hard Times

Duration: 57 minutes

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

Aziraphale and Crowley's friendship goes on a journey across the ages, and Agnes Nutter's descendant Anathema arrives in Tadfield on her own mission to save the world. Show more

Contributors

Aziraphale:
Michael Sheen
Composer:
David Arnold
Voice of God:
Frances McDormand
Gabriel:
Jon Hamm
Arthur Young:
Daniel Mays
Deirdre Young:
Sian Brooke
Adam Young:
Sam Taylor Buck
Sandalphon:
Paul Chahidi
Anathema:
Adria Arjona
Madame Tracy:
Miranda Richardson
Witchfinder Sergeant Shadwell:
Michael McKean
Thou-Shalt-Not-Commit-Adultery Pulsifer/Newton Pulsifer:
Jack Whitehall
International Express Man:
Simon Merrells
Archangel Michael:
Doon Mackichan
Harmony:
Mark Gatiss
William Shakespeare:
Reece Shearsmith
R.P. Tyler:
Bill Paterson
Jesus:
Adam Bond
Roman Bartender:
Lindiwe Dim
Richard Burbage:
Adam Colborne
Oyster Woman:
Jackie Clune
Jean-Claude the Executioner:
Joe Vaz
Greta Kleinschmidt:
Niamh Walsh
Young Shadwel:
Scott Arthur
Hortense:
Nicole Smart
Power Station Manager:
Mark Cameron
Minister of State for Energy:
Simon Murray

Good Omens

Series 1

The Book

Duration: 56 minutes

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

Having monitored the wrong boy for years, Aziraphale and Crowley set out to find the true Antichrist. Might the story of Agnes Nutter and her famous prophecies hold the answer? Show more

Contributors

Aziraphale:
Michael Sheen
Composer:
David Arnold
Voice of God:
Frances McDormand
Gabriel:
Jon Hamm
Arthur Young:
Daniel Mays
Deirdre Young:
Sian Brooke
Sister Mary Loquacious:
Nina Sosanya
Adam Young:
Sam Taylor Buck
Sandalphon:
Paul Chahidi
Pepper:
Amma Ris
Wensleydale:
Alfie Taylor
Anathema:
Adria Arjona
Madame Tracy:
Miranda Richardson
Witchfinder Sergeant Shadwell:
Michael McKean
Thou-Shalt-Not-Commit-Adultery Pulsifer/Newton Pulsifer:
Jack Whitehall
International Express Man:
Simon Merrells
Prime Minister:
Chima Okafor
His Royal Highness:
Stewart Scudamore
Supreme Leader:
Moshidi Motshegwa
Peace Treaty Negotiator:
Stephen Jennings
Agnes Nutter:
Josie Lawrence
Old Goody Larmour:
Kate Anthony
John Device:
Dan Antopolski
Virtue Device:
Bryony Corrigan
Young Anathema:
Reagan Osman
Anathema's Mother:
Gabriella Cirillo
Young Newt:
Rocco Wright
Newt's Mother:
Nicola Harrison
Louisa Blatt:
Amanda Hadingue
Nigel Tompkins:
Ben Willbond
Janice Evanson:
Suzann McLean
Norman Weathered:
Andy de la Tour
Frobisher:
Louise Stewart
British Immigration Offical:
Ramanna Banger

Bad Education

Series 1

Episode 1: Parents' Evening

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC ThreeLatest broadcast: on BBC Three

Available for years

Sitcom. It's parents' evening, and Alfie is under pressure from deputy headmistress Miss Pickwell to mark his mock exam papers, or she will fail his whole class. Show more

Contributors

Miss Pickwell:
Michelle Gomez
Miss Gulliver:
Sarah Solemani
Chantelle:
Nikki Runeckles
Rem Dogg:
Jack Binstead
Miss Mollinson:
Leila Hoffman
Grayson:
Jack Bence
Joe's Mum:
Rebecca Lacey
Chantelle's Mum:
Jemma Walker
Producer:
Ben Cavey
Producer:
Pippa Brown

Bad Education

Series 3

Episode 1: Strike

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC ThreeLatest broadcast: on BBC Three

Available for years

School-based sitcom. Alfie must stand by his girlfriend Miss Gulliver when she leads the teachers on strike or sacrifice himself to save his class from failing their exams. Show more