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Duration: 1 hour, 47 minutes

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

Ken Russell's flamboyant treatment of The Who's rock opera about a deaf, dumb and blind boy who achieves a messianic status as a pinball player. Show more

Contributors

Nora Walker-Hobbs:
Ann-Margret undefined
Frank Hobbs:
Oliver Reed
Pinball Wizard:
Elton John
Preacher:
Eric Clapton
Specialist:
Jack Nicholson
Captain Walker:
Robert Powell
Cousin Kevin:
Paul Nicholas
Acid Queen:
Tina Turner
Uncle Ernie:
Keith Moon
The Priest:
Arthur Brown
Sally Simpson:
Victoria Russell
Reverend Simpson:
Ben Aris
Mrs Simpson:
Mary Holland
Director:
Ken Russell
Producer:
Ken Russell
Director of photography:
Dick Bush
Director of photography:
Ronnie Taylor

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Documentary exploring Elton John's childhood, apprenticeship in the British music business, sudden stardom in the US at the dawn of the 70s and his musical heyday. Show more

Electric Proms

2010

Elton John

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Elton John in concert at the Roundhouse with friend and mentor Leon Russell, and special guests Plan B and Rumer, performing both classic hits and tracks from his and Leon's album The Union.

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One South EastLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Available for 6 months

Sue Barker presents a documentary looking at the life and career of tennis star Martina Navratilova. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sue Barker
Participant:
Chris Evert
Participant:
Elton John
Participant:
Stephen Fry
Participant:
Billie Jean King
Participant:
Novak Djokovic
Participant:
Rafael Nadal
Participant:
Pam Shriver
Participant:
Rod Laver

Wogan: The Best Of

Episode 8: Entertainers

Duration: 44 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Sir Terry Wogan presents more magical moments from his days in the hot seat of Britain's best-loved chat show, with guests including Liza Minelli and Tina Turner. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Terry Wogan
Interviewed Guest:
Liza Minnelli
Interviewed Guest:
Tina Turner
Interviewed Guest:
Robin Williams
Interviewed Guest:
Elton John
Interviewed Guest:
Sammy Davis Jr
Participant:
Geraint Evans
Series Producer:
Simon Goretzki

The Graham Norton Show

Series 18

Episode 17

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Talk show. Graham is joined by Ben Stiller, Owen Wilson, Penelope Cruz, Jack Black and Sir Elton John, who performs Blue Wonderful from his new album Wonderful Crazy Night. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Graham Norton
Performer:
Elton John
Interviewed Guest:
Ben Stiller
Interviewed Guest:
Owen Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Penelope Cruz
Interviewed Guest:
Jack Black
Series Producer:
Jon Magnusson
Director:
Steve Smith
Executive Producer:
Graham Stuart
Production Company:
So Television

Front Row

Elton John, Antonia Fraser on George Weidenfeld, Nicholas Searle

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Elton John talks about returning to his rock roots and the joy of the school run, plus an appeal to find missing works of public art and Antonia Fraser on Lord Weidenfeld. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Elton John
Interviewed Guest:
Antonia Fraser
Interviewed Guest:
Nicholas Searle
Interviewed Guest:
Kieron Gillen
Producer:
Dixi Stewart

Duration: 3 minutes

The Beach Boys' masterpiece God Only Knows remade with the help of a few friends to celebrate the launch of BBC Music.

Contributors

Performer:
Emeli Sandé
Performer:
Elton John
Performer:
Lorde
Performer:
Chris Martin
Performer:
Brian Wilson
Performer:
Florence Welch
Performer:
Kylie Minogue
Performer:
Stevie Wonder
Performer:
Eliza Carthy
Performer:
Jools Holland
Performer:
Brian May
Performer:
Jake Bugg
Performer:
Katie Derham
Performer:
Alison Balsom
Performer:
One Direction
Performer:
Jaz Dhami
Performer:
Paloma Faith
Performer:
Chrissie Hynde
Performer:
Jamie Cullum
Performer:
Baaba Maal
Performer:
Dave Grohl
Performer:
Sam Smith

Duration: 1 hour, 20 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One SouthLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Animation. Two rogues in 16th-century Spain stow away on a ship bound for South America, and end up at a fabled city of gold. With the voices of Kevin Kline and Kenneth Branagh. Show more

Contributors

Voice of Tulio:
Kevin Kline
Voice of Miguel:
Kenneth Branagh
Voice of Chel:
Rosie Perez
Voice of Tzekel-Kan:
Armand Assante
Voice of the Chief:
Edward James Olmos
Voice of Cortes:
Jim Cummings
Voice of Altivo:
Frank Welker
Voice of Zaragoza:
Tobin Bell
Narrator:
Elton John
Director:
Don Paul
Director:
Will Finn
Director:
Bibo Bergeron

The One Show

12/03/2014

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC One Scotland

Sherlock's nemesis Moriarty - actor Andrew Scott - joins Matt Baker and Alex Jones along with Patrick Kielty and Amy Williams from Sport Relief's Clash of the Titans. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Matt Baker
Presenter:
Alex Jones
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew Scott
Interviewed Guest:
Patrick Kielty
Interviewed Guest:
Amy Williams
Interviewed Guest:
Elton John
Interviewed Guest:
Ann Widdecombe
Interviewed Guest:
Vicky Pryce
Participant:
Anita Rani
Participant:
John Sergeant

The One Show

19/04/2021

Duration: 32 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One CambridgeshireLatest broadcast: on BBC One Scotland

Sir Elton John reveals his new music and spills the beans about his latest collaboration, and we talk about the gardening competition that has got keen gardeners digging for glory.

Contributors

Presenter:
Alex Jones
Presenter:
Michael Ball
Interviewed Guest:
Elton John
Executive Producer:
Rob Unsworth

The One Show

29/10/2010

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Chris and Alex are joined by Sir Elton John and blues and country legend Leon Russell in an hour-long special. Find out whether Chris or Alex becomes Gordon Ramsay's sous chef. Show more

The Graham Norton Show

Series 22

Episode 9

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Together on Graham Norton's sofa are Sir Elton John, Stephen Fry, Carey Mulligan, Robbie Williams and Pink, who performs What About Us. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Graham Norton
Interviewed Guest:
Elton John
Interviewed Guest:
Stephen Fry
Interviewed Guest:
Carey Mulligan
Interviewed Guest:
Robbie Williams
Performer:
undefined Pink
Series Producer:
Jon Magnusson
Director:
Steve Smith
Executive Producer:
Graham Stuart
Production Company:
So Television

The Graham Norton Show

Series 19

Episode 9

Duration: 44 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Graham is joined by guests Russell Crowe, Ryan Gosling, Jodie Foster, Greg Davies and Tom Daley. Plus music from Bright Light Bright Light and Sir Elton John. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Graham Norton
Interviewed Guest:
Russell Crowe
Interviewed Guest:
Ryan Gosling
Interviewed Guest:
Jodie Foster
Interviewed Guest:
Greg Davies
Interviewed Guest:
Tom Daley
Performer:
Elton John
Series Producer:
Jon Magnusson
Director:
Steve Smith
Executive Producer:
Graham Stuart
Production Company:
So Television

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on Red Button (Satellite and Cable)

Stunning performances from a year of festivals and live music - with Skepta, Suede, Biffy Clyro, Elton John, Joan Armatrading, Adele, Lady Leshurr, Coldplay and more.

Contributors

Performer:
Coldplay
Performer:
Elton John
Performer:
undefined Suede
Performer:
Paul Buchanan
Performer:
Stargaze
Performer:
Skepta
Performer:
Adele
Executive Producer:
Alison Howe