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Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

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

4 Extra Debut. The trapped wants and needs of protagonist Arthur Machin juxtaposed with the aggression of rugby. Stars James Purefoy, Sheridan Smith. Directed by Johnny Vegas. Show more

Contributors

Arthur Machin:
James Purefoy
Mrs Hammond:
Emily Watson
Maurice Braithwaite:
John Thomson
Judith Parkes:
Sheridan Smith
Mr Weaver:
Philip Jackson
Mrs Weaver:
Julia Davis
Lynda Hammond:
Sophie Wright
Mam (Machin):
Gwyneth Powell
Dad (Machin):
Wayne Forester
Commentator:
Ray French
Director:
Johnny Vegas
Adaptor:
Andrew Lynch

Genres

The Graham Norton Show

Series 23

Episode 5

Duration: 50 minutes

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

The guests on Graham's sofa are Stephen Mangan, Emilia Fox and Johnny Vegas. Plus music from Jess Glynne who performs her new single I'll Be There. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Graham Norton
Interviewed Guest:
Stephen Mangan
Interviewed Guest:
Johnny Vegas
Interviewed Guest:
Emilia Fox
Performer:
Jess Glynne
Series Producer:
Jon Magnusson
Director:
Steve Smith
Executive Producer:
Graham Stuart
Production Company:
So Television

Home from Home

Series 1

Episode 5: The Chrysler Building

Duration: 29 minutes

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

Sitcom set in the Lake District. Little Neil reveals he has a huge homework project to do, and Neil is even more put out when Robert lends a hand. Show more

Contributors

Neil Hackett:
Johnny Vegas
Robert Dillon:
Adam James
Fiona Hackett:
Niky Wardley
Little Neil Hackett:
Harvey Chaisty
Garth Hackett:
Oscar Kennedy
Petra Dillon:
Olive Gray
Thistlethwaite:
Pearce Quigley
Lorraine Sykes:
Susan Calman
Director:
Paul Murphy

Phil Ellis Is Trying

Series 1

Episode 1: Phil's Bills and Bellyaches

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for 2 months

Phil's trying to keep his entertainments business afloat. He's trying to get over his divorce from Leanne. He's trying to be a better person. He's trying. Boy, is he trying. Show more

Phil Ellis Is Trying

Series 1

Episode 2: Small Big Business

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for 2 months

Phil's business fails to be nominated for a 'North West of the North West Small Business Award, so Phil gets a job hosting them. Meanwhile, Lolly must find a celebrity guest. Show more

Contributors

Tanning Salon Owner:
Katia Kvinge
Mick the Chinese Herbalist:
Mick Ferry
Morgan Freeman:
Terry Mynott
Writer:
Phil Ellis
Producer:
Sam Michell

Phil Ellis Is Trying

Series 1

Episode 3: It's a Nice Day for a White Lightning Wedding

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for 2 months

Sitcom by Phil Ellis and Fraser Steel. Phil finds himself in a quandary when he is asked to organise a wedding at short notice, but finds himself falling in love with the bride. Show more

Phil Ellis Is Trying

Series 1

Episode 4: Deliverwhoops!

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for 2 months

When Phil's money troubles finally come to a head, he is forced to get a proper job as a takeaway delivery driver - making some surprising discoveries along the way. Show more

Contributors

Mick the Chinese Herbalist:
Mick Ferry
Jamie the Builder:
Terry Mynott
Tom Baker:
Terry Mynott
Writer:
Phil Ellis
Producer:
Sam Michell

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

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

Matt Tebbutt takes a look back at some of his favourite recipes and best moments from Saturday Kitchen. Johnny Vegas faces his food heaven or food hell. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Matt Tebbutt
Participant:
Vivek Singh
Participant:
Michel Roux
Participant:
Bill Granger
Participant:
Nick Nairn
Participant:
Johnny Vegas
Executive Producer:
Amanda Ross
Series Producer:
Glyn Harrison
Production Manager:
Fiona Trebill
Production Company:
Cactus TV

Still Open All Hours

Series 3

Episode 2

Duration: 29 minutes

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

Available for 5 months

Sitcom. Granville has bought some devices that promise to jump-start people's positive emotions. Will they work? Meanwhile, Mr Newbold has an underwear problem. Show more

Contributors

Granville:
David Jason
Mrs Featherstone:
Stephanie Cole
Gastric:
Tim Healy
Kath Taylor:
Sally Lindsay
Mrs Hussein:
Nina Wadia
Mr Willis:
Roger Bingham
Squirming Man:
Peter Foster
Mrs Willis:
Val Tagger
Writer:
Roy Clarke
Executive Producer:
Gareth Edwards
Executive Producer:
David Jason

The Generation Game

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour, 2 minutes

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

Mel Giedroyc and Sue Perkins host a fun family game show, with big prizes to be won on the legendary conveyor belt as four family pairs from different generations battle it out. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mel Giedroyc
Presenter:
Sue Perkins
Participant:
Johnny Vegas
Participant:
Richard Osman
Participant:
Lorraine Kelly
Participant:
Martin Kemp
Executive Producer:
Nic McNeilis
Series Producer:
Keith Cotton

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

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

Ching-He Huang presents, with help from chefs Ben Tish and Yotam Ottolenghi. Johnny Vegas faces his food heaven or food hell. Susy Atkins picks the wines to go with the dishes. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Ching-He Huang
Participant:
Ben Tish
Participant:
Yotam Ottolenghi
Participant:
Johnny Vegas
Production Company:
Cactus TV
Executive Producer:
Amanda Ross

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC HD

An unhappy schoolgirl befriends a tramp, and goes on a journey that eventually brings her family back together. To watch in 3D set your 3D TV to 'side-by-side' mode'. Show more

Contributors

Prime Minister:
David Walliams
Presenter:
Alex Macqueen
Sir Derek Dimble:
Steve Pemberton
Prime Minister's Aide:
Danny Lee Wynter
Producer:
Jo Sargent
Director:
Declan Lowney

Duration: 27 minutes

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

Sitcom pilot. Uptight, try-hard dad Neil Hackett's decision to buy a lodge in the Lake District proves disastrous when he meets his new neighbours. Show more

Contributors

Associate Producer:
Sarah Lewis
Director:
Nick Wood
Neil Hackett:
Johnny Vegas
Fiona Hackett:
Joanna Page
Robert Dillon:
Adam James
Penny Dillon:
Emilia Fox
Little Neil:
Harvey Chaisty
Ben Thistlethwaite:
Pearce Quigley
Male Teacher:
Alex Frost
Female Teacher:
Jessica Kennedy

Jimmy McGovern's Moving On

Series 4

Episode 5: That's Amore

Duration: 44 minutes

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

Contemporary drama. When Lisa tells hapless Gary she wants a divorce, he is devastated. Unable or unwilling to move out, they become the flatmates from hell. Show more

Neil Gaiman - Neverwhere

Episode 1: London Below

Duration: 1 hour

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

An act of kindness sees Richard Mayhew catapulted into a mysterious subterranean world beneath London. Stars James McAvoy. Show more

Contributors

Richard Mayhew:
James McAvoy
Lady Door:
Natalie Dormer
Marquis de Carabas:
David Harewood
Old Bailey:
Bernard Cribbins
Jessica:
Romola Garai
Anaesthesia:
Yasmin Paige
Lord Ratspeaker:
Johnny Vegas
Letting Agent:
Stephen Marcus
Lord Portico:
John Glover
Mr Figgis:
Neil Gaiman
Fop (with no name):
Neil Gaiman
Director:
Dirk Maggs

The Graham Norton Show

Series 16

Episode 21: Comic Relief Special

Duration: 50 minutes

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

Graham celebrates 30 years of Comic Relief with guests Jennifer Saunders, David Walliams, Jack Dee, Johnny Vegas and pop princess Cheryl Fernandez-Versini. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Graham Norton
Series Producer:
Jon Magnusson
Director:
Steve Smith
Executive Producer:
Graham Stuart
Production Company:
So Television
Interviewed Guest:
Jennifer Saunders
Interviewed Guest:
David Walliams
Interviewed Guest:
Jack Dee
Interviewed Guest:
Johnny Vegas
Interviewed Guest:
undefined Cheryl

Drama

The Toffee Tip

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Semi-autobiographical childhood adventure-comedy, written and directed by Johnny Vegas. Johnny and Ian go on a quest to find a local dumping ground for shop-spoiled confectionery. Show more

QI

Series K

Episode 11: Kinky

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Quiz show. Stephen Fry comes over all kinky with Janet Street-Porter, Sandi Toksvig, Johnny Vegas and Alan Davies.

Contributors

Presenter:
Stephen Fry
Participant:
Alan Davies
Director:
Ian Lorimer
Producer:
John Lloyd
Participant:
Johnny Vegas
Participant:
Sandi Toksvig

Brand

QI

QI XL

Series K

Episode 11: Kinky

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Quiz show. Stephen Fry comes over all kinky with Janet Street-Porter, Sandi Toksvig, Johnny Vegas and Alan Davies.

Contributors

Presenter:
Stephen Fry
Participant:
Alan Davies
Director:
Ian Lorimer
Producer:
John Lloyd
Participant:
Sandi Toksvig
Participant:
Johnny Vegas