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The Tudors

Series 1

Episode 3

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Historical drama. New alliances tempt King Henry. Spain's Charles V and young Anne Boleyn each claim his attention, while his sister Margaret must accept an arranged marriage. Show more

Contributors

Cardinal Wolsey:
Sam Neill
Sir Thomas More:
Jeremy Northam
Charles Brandon:
Henry Cavill
Princess Margaret:
Gabrielle Anwar
Anne Boleyn:
Natalie Dormer
Thomas Boleyn:
Nick Dunning
Queen Catherine:
Maria Doyle Kennedy
William Compton:
Kris Holden-Ried
Norfolk:
Henry Czerny
Anthony Knivert:
Callum Blue
Thomas Tallis:
Joe Van Moyland
Lady Blount:
Ruta Gedmintas

The Tudors

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour

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

Historical drama series. After French treachery, Henry VIII prepares for war while Cardinal Wolsey conspires for peace. However, affairs closer to home pose threats to the king. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Steve Shill
Cardinal Wolsey:
Sam Neill
Sir Thomas More:
Jeremy Northam
Queen Catherine:
Maria Doyle Kennedy
Lady Blount:
Ruta Gedmintas
Charles Brandon:
Henry Cavill
Thomas Boleyn:
Nick Dunning
Norfolk:
Henry Czerny
Anthony Knivert:
Callum Blue
Anne Boleyn:
Natalie Dormer
Thomas Tallis:
Joe Van Moyland
Ambassador Chapuys:
Anthony Brophy
Mark Smeaton:
David Alpay
George Boleyn:
Padraic Delaney
Thomas Wyatt:
Jamie Thomas King
Richard Pace:
Matt Ryan
Mary Boleyn:
Perdita Weeks
Anna Buckingham:
Anna Brewster

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC One Scotland

One-off drama. A woman fights to hold her family together after her husband is accused of downloading images of child sexual abuse from the internet. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 31 minutes

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

Tristram Shandy, played by Steve Coogan, guides viewers through the epic tale of his life and opinions, chopping back and forth in time, commenting on his tale as he tells it. Show more

Contributors

Tristram Shandy:
Steve Coogan
Capt Toby Shandy:
Rob Brydon
Elizabeth:
Keeley Hawes
Widow Wadman:
Gillian Anderson
Dr Slop:
Dylan Moran
Patrick Curator/Parson Yorick:
Stephen Fry
Executive Producer:
David M Thompson
Executive Producer:
Tracey Scoffield
Executive Producer:
Kate Ogborn
Executive Producer:
Julia Blackman
Executive Producer:
Jeff Abberley
Executive Producer:
Henry Normal

The Tudors

Series 1

Episode 4

Duration: 1 hour

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

Historical drama series. Brushes with death pinpoint Henry's desire for an heir (and Anne Boleyn), while his sister Margaret is repulsed at doing her royal duty in Portugal. Show more

Contributors

Cardinal Wolsey:
Sam Neill
Anne Boleyn:
Natalie Dormer
Princess Margaret:
Gabrielle Anwar
Charles Brandon:
Henry Cavill
Director:
Steve Shill
Sir Thomas More:
Jeremy Northam
Norfolk:
Henry Czerny
Thomas Boleyn:
Nick Dunning
Anthony Knivert:
Callum Blue
Thomas Tallis:
Joe Van Moyland
Katherine of Aragon:
Maria Doyle Kennedy
Lady Blount:
Ruta Gedmintas

Duration: 1 hour, 45 minutes

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

Paul Bettany portrays Charles Darwin during his great misgivings on completing his masterwork on evolution which contravened his wife's beliefs and would cause religious turmoil. Show more

Contributors

Charles Darwin:
Paul Bettany
Emma Darwin:
Jennifer Connelly
Reverend Innes:
Jeremy Northam
Thomas Huxley:
Toby Jones
Joseph Hooker:
Benedict Cumberbatch
Parslow:
Jim Carter
Dr Gully:
Bill Paterson
Annie Darwin:
Martha West
Technician:
Guy Henry
Nanny Brodie:
Ellie Haddington
Dr Holland:
Robert Glenister
Director:
Jon Amiel
Writer:
Jon Amiel

Duration: 1 hour, 35 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One SouthLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales HD

Sci-fi thriller. Scientist Susan Tyler (Mira Sorvino) learns that the genetic-engineering solution she devised to save New York City from a disease has come back to haunt her. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 39 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Period drama about a young naval cadet accused of stealing a five-shilling postal order, and his father, who risks fortune, health and domestic peace to seek justice. Show more

Contributors

Arthur Winslow:
Nigel Hawthorne
Sir Robert 'Bobby' Morton:
Jeremy Northam
Catherine 'Kate' Winslow:
Rebecca Pidgeon
Grace Winslow:
Gemma Jones
Dickie Winslow:
Matthew Pidgeon
Undermaid:
Lana Bilzerian
John Watherstone:
Aden Gillett
Ronald Arthur 'Ronnie' Winslow:
Guy Edwards
Director:
David Mamet
Producer:
Sarah Green
Producer:
Sally French

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The Tudors

Series 1

Episode 2

Duration: 1 hour

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

Historical drama series. Amid the pomp and pageantry of signing a treaty with the French, Henry VIII broods on his position and finds a new mistress - Mary Boleyn.

Contributors

Cardinal Wolsey:
Sam Neill
Sir Thomas More:
Jeremy Northam
King Francis:
Emmanuel Leconte
Mary Boleyn:
Perdita Weeks
Queen Catherine:
Maria Doyle Kennedy
Charles Brandon:
Henry Cavill
Thomas Boleyn:
Nick Dunning
Lady Blount:
Ruta Gedmintas
Anthony Knivert:
Callum Blue
Norfolk:
Henry Czerny
Thomas Tallis:
Joe Van Moyland
Anne Boleyn:
Natalie Dormer
Cardinal Campeggio:
John Kavanagh
Queen Claude:
Gabriella Wright

Duration: 1 hour, 35 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC One Northern Ireland

Comedy in which two escaped prisoners steal a camper van and have to masquerade as the van's owners - two beauty pageant producers heading for an annual event in Happy, Texas. Show more

Contributors

Sheriff Chappy Dent:
William H Macy
Harry Sawyer, aka Steven 'Steve':
Jeremy Northam
Wayne Wayne Wayne Jr., aka David:
Steve Zahn
Doreen Schaefer:
Illeana Douglas
The Jugde:
Paul Dooley
Marshal Nalhober:
Ron Perlman
Mrs. Bromley:
Mo Gaffney

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Duration: 1 hour, 35 minutes

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

Romantic drama about two academics attempting to hold onto the discovery that a Victorian writer's romantic poems were penned for his lover, not his wife. Gwyneth Paltrow stars. Show more

Contributors

Maud Bailey:
Gwyneth Paltrow
Roland Michell:
Aaron Eckhart
Randolph Henry Ash:
Jeremy Northam
Christabel LaMotte:
Jennifer Ehle
Blanche Glover:
Lena Headey
Ellen Ash:
Holly Aird
Fergus Wolfe:
Toby Stephens
Cropper:
Trevor Eve
Blackadder:
Tom Hickey
Lady Bailey:
Anna Massey
Sir George:
Graham Crowden
Director:
Neil LaBute

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Duration: 1 hour, 54 minutes

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

Adaptation of the Jane Austen classic about a privileged young woman's misguided attempts at matchmaking. Show more

Contributors

Emma Woodhouse:
Gwyneth Paltrow
Mr Knightley:
Jeremy Northam
Frank Churchill:
Ewan McGregor
Harriet Smith:
Toni Collette
Rev Elton:
Alan Cumming
Mrs Weston:
Greta Scacchi
Jane Fairfax:
Polly Walker
Miss Bates:
Sophie Thompson
Mrs Bates:
Phyllida Law
Mr Weston:
James Cosmo
Mr Woodhouse:
Denys Hawthorne
Producer:
Steven Haft

Duration: 2 hours, 25 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One SouthLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Epic historical drama which follows a legal battle over a shipload of slaves who overpowered their captors at sea and landed on the shores of America. Morgan Freeman stars. Show more

Contributors

Theodore Joadson:
Morgan Freeman
John Quincy Adams:
Anthony Hopkins
Clinque (Sengbe):
Djimon Hounsou
Roger S Baldwin:
Matthew McConaughey
Martin Van Buren:
Nigel Hawthorne
Lewis Tappan:
Stellan Skarsgard
US Secretary of State:
David Paymer
Queen Isabella:
Anna Paquin
Ensign Covey:
Chiwetel Ejiofor
Lieutenant Gedney:
Ralph Brown
Captain Fitzgerald:
Peter Firth
Judge Coglin:
Jeremy Northam
John C Calhoun:
Arliss Howard
Producer:
Colin Wilson
Composer:
John Williams
Director of photography:
Janusz Kaminski

Duration: 1 hour, 33 minutes

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

Period comedy drama starring Peter O'Toole. In Edwardian England, a lonely son attempts to find common ground with his distant father through a surreal exploration of spiritualism. Show more

Contributors

Horatio Fisk:
Peter O'Toole
Young Fisk:
Jeremy Northam
Dean Spanley:
Sam Neill
Wrather:
Bryan Brown
Mrs Brimley:
Judy Parfitt
Swami Nala Prash:
Art Malik
Nawab of Ranjiput:
Ramon Tikaram
Harrington Fisk:
Xavier Horan
Shepherd:
Bruce Hopkins
Director:
Toa Fraser
Writer:
Alan Sharp

The Tudors

Series 2

Episode 5

Duration: 50 minutes

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

Imprisoned Sir Thomas More refuses to relent to the King's religious rulings, much to Henry's anger. A miscarriage gives Anne cause to fear she could also lose her crown. Show more

Contributors

Anne Boleyn:
Natalie Dormer
Sir Thomas More:
Jeremy Northam
Thomas Cromwell:
James Frain
Pope Paul III:
Peter O'Toole
Charles Brandon:
Henry Cavill
Thomas Boleyn:
Nick Dunning
Bishop Fisher:
Bosco Hogan
Richard Rich:
Rod Hallett
George Boleyn:
Padraic Delaney
Mary Boleyn:
Perdita Weeks
Margaret More:
Gemma Reeves
Thomas Cranmer:
Hans Matheson

The Tudors

Series 1

Episode 5

Duration: 1 hour

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

Historical drama series. Henry is angered by the actions of Emperor Charles and Brandon's marriage to Margaret, but promises patience in his relationship with Anne Boleyn.

Contributors

Cardinal Wolsey:
Sam Neill
Thomas Cromwell:
James Frain
Princess Margaret:
Gabrielle Anwar
Charles Brandon:
Henry Cavill
Anne Boleyn:
Natalie Dormer
Queen Catherine:
Maria Doyle Kennedy
William Compton:
Kris Holden-Ried
Thomas Tallis:
Joe Van Moyland
Thomas Boleyn:
Nick Dunning
Sir Thomas More:
Jeremy Northam
Norfolk:
Henry Czerny
Anthony Knivert:
Callum Blue
King of Portugal:
Joseph Kelly
Ambassador Mendoza:
Declan Conlon
George Boleyn:
Padraic Delaney
Lady Blount:
Ruta Gedmintas

The Tudors

Series 1

Episode 6

Duration: 1 hour

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

Historical drama series. Henry is desperate to divorce so that he can marry Anne. Wolsey tries to stop him, but rumour and intrigue taint his position.

Contributors

Cardinal Wolsey:
Sam Neill
Anne Boleyn:
Natalie Dormer
Sir Thomas More:
Jeremy Northam
William Compton:
Kris Holden-Ried
Queen Catherine:
Maria Doyle Kennedy
Thomas Boleyn:
Nick Dunning
Thomas Wyatt:
Jamie Thomas King
King Francis:
Emmanuel Leconte
Princess Margaret:
Gabrielle Anwar
Norfolk:
Henry Czerny
Thomas Cromwell:
James Frain
Anthony Knivert:
Callum Blue
Charles Brandon:
Henry Cavill
Lady Blount:
Ruta Gedmintas

The Tudors

Series 1

Episode 7

Duration: 1 hour

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

Historical drama series. Britain faces a deadly epidemic. Henry seeks refuge from court, far away from those he holds dear.

Contributors

Cardinal Wolsey:
Sam Neill
Anne Boleyn:
Natalie Dormer
Sir Thomas More:
Jeremy Northam
Charles Brandon:
Henry Cavill
Queen Catherine:
Maria Doyle Kennedy
William Compton:
Kris Holden-Ried
Thomas Cromwell:
James Frain
Thomas Tallis:
Joe Van Moyland
Cardinal Campeggio:
John Kavanagh
Dr Linacre:
Clive Geraghty
George Boleyn:
Padraic Delaney
Pope Clement VII:
Ian McElhinney
Norfolk:
Henry Czerny
Thomas Boleyn:
Nick Dunning
Anthony Knivert:
Callum Blue
Ambassador Mendoza:
Declan Conlon
Lady Blount:
Ruta Gedmintas

The Tudors

Series 1

Episode 8

Duration: 1 hour

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

Historical drama series. The promised Papal envoy convenes a court to rule upon Henry's marriage. Old adversaries Wolsey and the Queen are put under great pressure.

Contributors

Cardinal Wolsey:
Sam Neill
Anne Boleyn:
Natalie Dormer
Sir Thomas More:
Jeremy Northam
Queen Catherine:
Maria Doyle Kennedy
Charles, Duke of Suffolk:
Henry Cavill
Thomas Cromwell:
James Frain
Cardinal Campeggio:
John Kavanagh
Princess Margaret:
Gabrielle Anwar
Thomas Tallis:
Joe Van Moyland
King Francis:
Emmanuel Leconte
Bishop Fisher:
Bosco Hogan
Norfolk:
Henry Czerny
Thomas Boleyn:
Nick Dunning
Ambassador Mendoza:
Declan Conlon
Queen Claude:
Gabriella Wright
Lady Blount:
Ruta Gedmintas

The Tudors

Series 1

Episode 9

Duration: 50 minutes

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

Historical drama series. As the Catholic church does not want to annul Henry's marriage to Catherine of Aragon, he turns against Cardinal Wolsey.

Contributors

Cardinal Wolsey:
Sam Neill
Anne Boleyn:
Natalie Dormer
Sir Thomas More:
Jeremy Northam
Charles, Duke of Suffolk:
Henry Cavill
Queen Catherine:
Maria Doyle Kennedy
Cardinal Campeggio:
John Kavanagh
Princess Margaret:
Gabrielle Anwar
Thomas Boleyn:
Nick Dunning
Norfolk:
Henry Czerny
George Boleyn:
Padraic Delaney
Knivert:
Callum Blue
Thomas Cromwell:
James Frain
Bishop Fisher:
Bosco Hogan
Ambassador Chapuys:
Anthony Brophy
Ambassador Mendoza:
Declan Conlon
Lady Blount:
Ruta Gedmintas