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Duration: 30 minutes

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

An insight into what influenced some of the nation's best-loved comedians, and what really made them belly laugh. With Graham Norton, Jack Whitehall, Phill Jupitus and Al Murray. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Graham Norton
Participant:
Jack Whitehall
Participant:
Phill Jupitus
Participant:
Al Murray
Series Producer:
Stephanie Dennis
Executive Producer:
Addison Cresswell

Genres

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

From Bach to Bauhaus and the Brothers Grimm, comedian Al Murray falls in love with the true historical, natural and cultural beauty of the much-maligned land of Germany. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

In the second of a two-part film, comedian Al Murray discovers a Germany full of warm and welcoming people and two centuries of arts and culture, from Bach to Bauhaus. Show more

Doctor Who: The Ultimate Guide

Cutdowns

Episode 10: Part 10

Duration: 10 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC ThreeLatest broadcast: on BBC Three

Celebration of Doctor Who's 50th anniversary. This episode focuses on the eighth Doctor, Paul McGann, and his successor Christopher Eccleston, the 'tough guy Timelord'. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Russell Tovey
Participant:
Sylvester McCoy
Participant:
Paul McGann
Participant:
Karen Gillan
Executive Producer:
Mark Cossey
Producer:
Tom Cohen
Participant:
Steven Moffat
Participant:
Louise Jameson
Participant:
Colin Baker
Participant:
Al Murray
Participant:
Noel Clarke
Participant:
Kayvan Novak
Participant:
Joel Dommett
Participant:
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Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes

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

Matt Tebbutt is joined by chefs Greg Marchand and Jane Baxter and special guest Al Murray. Olly Smith picks the wines to go with the studio dishes. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Matt Tebbutt
Participant:
Greg Marchand
Participant:
Jane Baxter
Interviewed Guest:
Al Murray
Expert:
Olly Smith
Participant:
Rick Stein
Participant:
Raymond Blanc
Participant:
Si King
Participant:
Dave Myers
Participant:
Nigella Lawson
Executive Producer:
Amanda Ross
Series Producer:
Charlotte Collins
Assistant Producer:
James Bedwell
Production Coordinator:
Hannah Dodd
Researcher:
Scott Anderson
Production Company:
Cactus TV

Unplucked

Proms 2017: Oh, What a Wonderful Podcast - feat. Al Murray, Marcus Brigstocke, John Wilson

Duration: 25 minutes

Available for over a year

Pub landlord Al Murray is Vikki Stone's Proms Date, Marcus Brigstocke describes his Proms debut in Oklahoma! and choirs – does size really matter?

Contributors

Presenter:
Vikki Stone
Interviewed Guest:
Al Murray
Interviewed Guest:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Marcus Brigstocke
Performer:
Alban Gerhardt

Series

Unplucked

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

Live at the Apollo

Series 5 (Extended Versions)

Episode 3

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Stand-up comedy from the world-famous Hammersmith Apollo. The pub landlord Al Murray hosts, introducing his special guests Chris Addison and punmeister Tim Vine. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Al Murray
Participant:
Chris Addison
Participant:
Tim Vine
Director:
Paul Wheeler
Executive Producer:
Addison Cresswell
Executive Producer:
Joe Norris
Executive Producer:
Andrew Beint

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Series 4

Episode 3: Mark

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Panel show about people with the same name. Josh Widdicombe is joined by Al Murray and Suzannah Lipscomb and Richard Osman is joined by Ellie Taylor and Stephen Mangan. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Sue Perkins
Panellist:
Al Murray
Panellist:
Ellie Taylor
Panellist:
Stephen Mangan
Series Producer:
Breid McLoone
Executive Producer:
Paul McGettigan
Production Company:
12 Yard Productions
Executive Producer:
Michael Mannes

Genres

Duration: 2 hours

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

Jonathan Ross debates the UK's favourite rock 'n' rollers with experts Lauren Laverne, Stewart Copeland and Mark Radcliffe, followed by a live public vote to crown the greatest. Show more

Front Row

Edinburgh Special

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Featuring comedian Al Murray, The Killing actress Sofie Gråbøl, James Plays director Laurie Sansom, Hollywood actress Anne Archer and piano double act Worbey and Farrell. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Sofie Grabol
Interviewed Guest:
Al Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Laurie Sansom
Interviewed Guest:
Anne Archer
Interviewed Guest:
undefined Worbey & Farrell

Duration: 1 hour

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

The Grumpy Old Men and Women take a curmudgeonly look back at 'the best days of your life'. Including contributions from Neil Morrissey, Shappi Khorsandi, Al Murray and others. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Al Murray
Participant:
Ronni Ancona
Participant:
Alistair McGowan
Participant:
John Thomson
Participant:
Neil Morrissey
Participant:
Huey Morgan
Participant:
Russell Kane
Participant:
Mark Steel
Participant:
Bobby Davro
Participant:
Andi Oliver
Participant:
Penny Smith
Participant:
Ed Byrne
Participant:
Fiona Allen
Participant:
Terry Christian
Participant:
Donna McPhail
Participant:
Shappi Khorsandi
Participant:
Matt Le Tissier
Participant:
Mark Radcliffe
Director:
Pip Banyard
Producer:
Pip Banyard
Executive Producer:
Stuart Prebble

Genres

Brian Pern

Brian Pern: A Life in Rock

Episode 2

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Spoof documentary following ageing rocker Brian Pern. Brian plans to stage his entire unreleased solo album live from the peak of Mount Kilimanjaro with a host of special guests. Show more

Contributors

Brian Pern:
Simon Day
John Farrow:
Michael Kitchen
Various:
Rhys Thomas
Eddie Mount: Drummer:
Al Murray
Dame Xanadu Bramble:
Lucy Montgomery
Tony Pebblé:
Nigel Havers
Pern Band: Guitar:
Steve Burge
Pern Band: Bassist:
Dean Thomas
Pern Band: Guitar:
Stephen Holbrook
Stage Manager, Wembley:
Molly Whitehouse
Dr Foluke:
Adjoa Andoh
Staring Man:
Stewart Holbrook
Woman Breastfeeding:
Vicky Bovingdon
Man with Flaky Skin:
Simon Godley
Lennie Monkton:
Kevin Eldon
Prop Hand:
Derek Rushton
Prop Hand:
Jamie Smyth
Security Guard:
Tom Davis
Ned, Brian Pern's driver:
Tony Way
Himself:
Alan Yentob
Himself:
Roger Moore
Himself:
Dan Snow
Herself:
Alex Jones
Himself:
Paul Young
Himself:
Mark King
Himself:
Tim Rice
Writer:
Simon Day
Producer:
Rhys Thomas
Director:
Rhys Thomas
Executive Producer:
Richard Webb

Brian Pern

Brian Pern: A Life in Rock

Episode 3

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Spoof documentary following ageing rocker Brian Pern, former frontman of the prog rock group Thotch. Brian records a charity Christmas record in aid of bipolar polar bears. Show more

Contributors

Brian Pern:
Simon Day
John Farrow:
Michael Kitchen
Eddie Mount: Drummer:
Al Murray
Michael Banks:
Philip Pope
Pat Quid / Pierre Sac:
Paul Whitehouse
Tony Pebblé:
Nigel Havers
Ken LeGrange:
Roger Allam
Pepita Sanchez / Xanadu:
Lucy Montgomery
Pern Band: Bassist:
Dean Thomas
Director:
Rhys Thomas
Himself:
Alan Yentob
Himself:
Roy Wood
Himself:
Rick Parfitt
Himself:
Roger Taylor
Himself:
Tim Rice
Himself:
David Arnold
Herself:
Melanie C
Himself:
Billy Bragg
Himself:
Rick Wakeman
Himself:
Simon McCoy
Writer:
Simon Day
Producer:
Rhys Thomas
Director:
Rhys Thomas
Executive Producer:
Richard Webb

Brian Pern

The Life of Rock with Brian Pern

Episode 2: Middle Age of Rock

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Brian looks at rock stars who turn to acting, charity singles and protest songs. Plus, how the Russians tried to take down the Concorde containing Phil Collins. Show more

Contributors

Brian Pern:
Simon Day
Voice of SAS soldier:
Rhys Thomas
Tony Pebble:
Nigel Havers
John Farrow:
Michael Kitchen
Director:
Rhys Thomas
Producer:
Rhys Thomas
Executive Producer:
Saurabh Kakkar
Writer:
Simon Day
Nile Rodgers:
Danny John-Jules
Mulligan:
Vic Reeves
Dancer / Voice of Tracy:
Lucy Montgomery
Eddie Mount: Drummer:
Al Murray
Pern Band: Guitar:
Steve Burge
Pern Band: Bassist:
Dean Thomas
Himself:
Rick Wakeman
Himself:
Noel Edmonds
Himself:
Phil Collins
Himself:
Roger Taylor

Brian Pern

The Life of Rock with Brian Pern

Episode 3: Death of Rock

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Brian Pern looks at what breaks up bands, from drink and drugs to creative tension. Plus rock stars who want to save the world and the state of music today. Show more

Contributors

Brian Pern:
Simon Day
Tony Pebble:
Nigel Havers
John Farrow:
Michael Kitchen
Director:
Rhys Thomas
Producer:
Rhys Thomas
Executive Producer:
Saurabh Kakkar
Writer:
Simon Day
Mickey Murray:
Michael Smiley
Mulligan:
Vic Reeves
Wendy Mankowitz:
Frances Barber
Pepita / Gorilla Handler:
Lucy Montgomery
Eddie Mount: Drummer:
Al Murray
Pern Band: Guitar:
Steve Burge
Pern Band: Bassist:
Dean Thomas
Himself:
Noel Edmonds
Himself:
Roger Taylor
Himself:
Mike Read
Himself:
David Arnold

Live at the Apollo

Series 4

Episode 2

Duration: 50 minutes

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

The cream of British stand-up comedy cuts loose at London's world-famous Hammersmith Apollo. Al Murray introduces Shappi Khorsandi and Russell Kane. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Al Murray
Participant:
Shappi Khorsandi
Participant:
Russell Kane
Director:
Paul Wheeler
Executive Producer:
Addison Cresswell
Executive Producer:
Andrew Beint

Duration: 1 hour

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

A new breed of grumpies bring tales of seasonal Tourette's, inappropriate present-buying and the eating of reindeer. Featuring Ozzy Osbourne, Huey Morgan, John Thomson and more. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Pip Banyard
Director:
Pip Banyard
Executive Producer:
Stuart Prebble
Participant:
Ozzy Osbourne
Participant:
Al Murray
Participant:
Ronni Ancona
Participant:
Alistair McGowan
Participant:
John Thomson
Participant:
Neil Morrissey
Participant:
Huey Morgan
Participant:
Russell Kane
Participant:
Mark Steel
Participant:
Bobby Davro
Participant:
Andi Oliver
Participant:
Penny Smith
Participant:
Terry Christian
Participant:
Donna McPhail
Participant:
Shappi Khorsandi
Participant:
Matt Le Tissier
Participant:
Mark Radcliffe

Genres

Listomania

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 27 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 ExtraLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Susan Calman encourages Katherine Ryan, Dane Baptiste, Elis James and Aisling Bea to explore the world of lists. From 2015. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Susan Calman
Panellist:
Lucy Porter
Panellist:
Joe Lycett
Panellist:
Richard Herring
Panellist:
Katherine Ryan
Producer:
Adnan Ahmed
Producer:
Sam Bryant
Panellist:
Al Murray
Panellist:
Sara Cox
Panellist:
Sarah Millican
Panellist:
Aisling Bea
Panellist:
Ricky Wilson