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Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC One West

Documentary featuring a cast of British Hindus, including The One Show's Anita Rani, who reveal the meaning of each ritual and custom of the Diwali festival. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Jean-Claude Bragard
Camera Operator:
Geoff Small
Producer:
Geoff Small
Narrator:
Colin Salmon

Party Animals

Series 1

Episode 4

Duration: 48 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)Latest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Drama series set in the high stakes world of party politics. It's Jo's 40th and she asks Danny and Kirsty to organise an intimate birthday dinner for close friends. Show more

Contributors

Scott Foster:
Andrew Buchan
Ashika Chandirimani:
Shelley Conn
Kirsty Mackenzie:
Andrea Riseborough
Danny Foster:
Matt Smith
Sophie Montgomery:
Clemency Burton-Hill
James Northcote:
Patrick Baladi
Jo Porter:
Raquel Cassidy
Paul Zaslavsky:
Richard Attlee
Stephen Templeton:
Colin Salmon
George Morgan:
Peter Wight

Empire of Cricket

Episode 1: England

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)Latest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)

Series telling the story of cricket. A look at how the English invented cricket along with its moral code, and exported this elegant game to the wider British Empire. Show more

Empire of Cricket

Episode 2: West Indies

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Scotland

Series telling the story of cricket. How the game developed in the West Indies and how it overcame sporting apartheid. Interviewees include Viv Richards and Gary Sobers. Show more

Empire of Cricket

Episode 3: Australia

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Scotland

How Australia became the best cricket team in the world. Featuring interviews with cricketers including Richie Benaud, Ian Chappell, Shane Warne and Richie Richardson. Show more

Empire of Cricket

Episode 4: India

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Scotland

The story of the Indian game, from its beginnings as the sport of the English colonisers to the riches and razzmatazz of today's Indian Premier League. Show more

Merlin

Series 2

Episode 3: The Nightmare Begins

Duration: 44 minutes

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

Available for 4 months

Fantasy drama. Morgana's nightmares spill into waking hours and she becomes terrified that she has the power of magic. Merlin knows she needs the truth. Show more

Contributors

Uther Pendragon:
Anthony Head
Voice of the Dragon:
John Hurt
Sir Leon:
Rupert Young
Executive Producer:
Johnny Capps
Executive Producer:
Julian Murphy
Director:
Jeremy Webb

Doctor Who

Series 4

Episode 8: Silence in the Library

Duration: 43 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC One Scotland

Available for 4 months

The Doctor meets River Song for the first time as he and Donna face the Vashta Nerada!

Contributors

The Doctor:
David Tennant
Donna Noble:
Catherine Tate
Professor River Song:
Alex Kingston
Dr Moon:
Colin Salmon
The Girl:
Eve Newton
Director:
Euros Lyn
Strackman Lux:
Steve Pemberton
Miss Evangelista:
Talulah Riley
Other Dave:
OT Fagbenle
Proper Dave:
Harry Peacock

Doctor Who

Series 4

Episode 9: Forest of the Dead

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Available for 4 months

As the shadows rise, the Doctor forges an alliance with the mysterious River Song. But can they halt the advance of the Vashta Nerada?

Contributors

The Doctor:
David Tennant
Donna Noble:
Catherine Tate
Professor River Song:
Alex Kingston
Dr Moon:
Colin Salmon
Proper Dave:
Harry Peacock
Strackman Lux:
Steve Pemberton
Charlotte Abigail Lux:
Eve Newton
Director:
Euros Lyn
Miss Evangelista:
Talulah Riley

Party Animals

Series 1

Episode 5

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Drama series set in the high stakes world of party politics. Danny has to fend off calls from the press demanding a statement on the murder of a white prisoner by his Asian inmate. Show more

Contributors

Scott Foster:
Andrew Buchan
Ashika Chandirimani:
Shelley Conn
Kirsty Mackenvzie:
Andrea Riseborough
Danny Foster:
Matt Smith
James Northcote:
Patrick Baladi
Sophie Montgomery:
Clemency Burton-Hill
Matt Baker:
Pip Carter
Jo Porter:
Raquel Cassidy
Stephen Templeton:
Colin Salmon
George Morgan:
Peter Wight
Lord Blakely:
Trevor Bowen
Candidate:
Sam Hoare
Newsnight Presenter:
Martha Kearney
Caroline Northcote:
Belinda Stewart-Wilson

Duration: 1 hour, 19 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Scotland

Drama. Desperate to break free from the demanding study plans laid down by her ambitious mother, a bright young girl (Lucy Konadu) discovers freestyle basketball. Show more

Soul Deep: The Story of Black Popular Music

Episode 3: The Sound of Young America

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

How Motown's founder Berry Gordy ransacked Detroit's ghettos for the talent that his team of songwriters and producers turned into a winning pop formula. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 40 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC One Scotland

A young female dentist working in a high-security prison begins a secret affair with a convict after her marriage breaks up. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 55 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One North WestLatest broadcast: on BBC One North West

Thriller about a French Nazi collaborator who was involved in the Holocaust and is now living a quiet life in southern France when a new investigation is launched. Show more

Contributors

Pierre Brossard:
Michael Caine
Annemarie Livi:
Tilda Swinton
Colonel Roux:
Jeremy Northam
Armand Bertier:
Alan Bates
Old Man:
John Neville
Commissaire Vionnet:
Frank Finlay
David Manenbaum:
Matt Craven
Inspector Cholet:
Peter Wight
Cardinal of Lyon:
Malcolm Sinclair
Father Patrice:
Colin Salmon
Dom Andre:
David de Keyser
Dom Olivier:
James Greene

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