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The Graham Norton Show

Series 26

Episode 15

Duration: 47 minutes

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

Together on Graham Norton's sofa, Robert Downey Jr, Emma Thompson, Hugh Laurie and Terry Gilliam. Plus singer Sara Bareilles performing She Used to Be Mine. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Graham Norton
Interviewed Guest:
Robert Downey Jr
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Thompson
Interviewed Guest:
Hugh Laurie
Interviewed Guest:
Terry Gilliam
Interviewed Guest:
Sara Bareilles
Series Producer:
Jon Magnusson
Director:
Steve Smith
Executive Producer:
Graham Stuart
Production Company:
So Television

Duration: 1 hour, 40 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC One Yorkshire

Comedy about a TV executive and his wife who are trying for a baby, but with no luck. Things get worse when the husband writes a screenplay - about a couple struggling to conceive. Show more

Contributors

Sam Bell:
Hugh Laurie
Director:
Ben Elton
Carl Phipps:
James Purefoy
Ewan Proclaimer:
Tom Hollander
Dave the Comedian:
Dave Thompson
Druscilla:
Emma Thompson
Charlene:
Dawn French

QI XL

Series F

Episode 11: Film

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Panel-based quiz where the aim is to be interesting. Stephen Fry focuses on films and fame with Emma Thompson, David Mitchell, John Sessions and Alan Davies.

Contributors

Presenter:
Stephen Fry
Participant:
Emma Thompson
Participant:
David Mitchell
Participant:
John Sessions
Participant:
Alan Davies
Director:
Ian Lorimer
Producer:
John Lloyd

Front Row Late

Lockdown Culture with Mary Beard

Episode 6

Duration: 29 minutes

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

Mary Beard hosts interviews from her studio at home. Mary and guests discuss the long-term effects of Covid-19 on our culture. Featuring appearances from Emma Thompson and Greg Wise. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mary Beard
Interviewed Guest:
Kwame Kwei-Armah
Participant:
Emma Thompson
Participant:
Greg Wise
Executive Producer:
Tanya Hudson
Series Producer:
Mark Crossan

Duration: 1 hour, 36 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Drama. Jenny (Carey Mulligan) is destined for Oxford University. However, her eyes are opened to a world of glamorous possibility when she meets David (Peter Sarsgaard). Show more

Contributors

Jenny Mellor:
Carey Mulligan
David Goldman:
Peter Sarsgaard
Jack Mellor:
Alfred Molina
Marjorie:
Cara Seymour
Miss Stubbs:
Olivia Williams
Headmistress:
Emma Thompson
Sarah Goldman:
Sally Hawkins
Director:
Lone Scherfig
Producer:
Finola Dwyer
Producer:
Amanda Posey

Genres

Formats

The Graham Norton Show

Series 14

Compilation Show

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Highlights from the current series of the talk show. Guests include Harrison Ford, Emma Thompson, Robert De Niro, Lady Gaga, Benedict Cumberbatch and Mary Berry. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Graham Norton
Interviewed Guest:
Harrison Ford
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Thompson
Interviewed Guest:
Robert De Niro
Interviewed Guest:
Mary Berry
Interviewed Guest:
Elton John
Interviewed Guest:
Lady Gaga
Interviewed Guest:
Benedict Cumberbatch
Interviewed Guest:
Michelle Pfeiffer
Interviewed Guest:
Matt Smith
Interviewed Guest:
David Tennant
Interviewed Guest:
Judi Dench
Interviewed Guest:
Paul McCartney
Interviewed Guest:
Katy Perry
Interviewed Guest:
Ben Stiller
Interviewed Guest:
Cher undefined
Series Producer:
Jon Magnusson
Director:
Steve Smith

Duration: 1 hour, 55 minutes

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

Lear divides his kingdom among his daughters. Family and state collapse into chaos and warfare. Lear and his youngest, Cordelia, are reunited; love reigns, then tragedy descends. Show more

Contributors

Earl of Gloucester:
Jim Broadbent
Cordelia:
Florence Pugh
Earl of Kent:
Jim Carter
Duke of Cornwall:
Tobias Menzies
Duke of Albany:
Anthony Calf
Duke of Burgundy:
Simon Manyonda
King of France:
Chukwudi Iwuji
Lear's Gentleman:
Samuel Valentine
Lieutenant:
Arinze Kene
1st Maid:
Sharon Watts
2nd Maid:
Kaye Brown
French Officer:
Raphael Desprez
Young Captain:
Sam Redford
Sergeant Major:
Liam McKenna
Soldier:
Paul Tinto
Officer (Dover Castle):
Eric Kofi-Abrefa
Stunt coordinator:
Andreas Petrides
Executive Producer:
Colin Callender
Executive Producer:
Sonia Friedman
Executive Producer:
Scott Huff
Director:
Richard Eyre
Production Company:
Playground Television UK Ltd

Shakespeare in Italy

Episode 1: Land of Love

Duration: 1 hour

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

Francesco da Mosto takes to the Italian road in search of Shakespeare. He explores how Shakespeare used Italy to tell his most passionate stories about falling in love. Show more

The Graham Norton Show

Series 22

Episode 19: Compilation Show

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Highlights from the current series, featuring guests such as Will Smith, Judi Dench, Ryan Gosling, Helen Mirren, Tom Cruise, Kate Winslet and Idris Elba. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Graham Norton
Interviewed Guest:
Will Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Judi Dench
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Mirren
Interviewed Guest:
Ryan Gosling
Interviewed Guest:
Idris Elba
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Fonda
Interviewed Guest:
Harrison Ford
Interviewed Guest:
Tom Hanks
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Thompson
Interviewed Guest:
Elton John
Interviewed Guest:
Hugh Jackman
Interviewed Guest:
Margot Robbie
Interviewed Guest:
Hillary Clinton
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Winslet
Interviewed Guest:
Tom Cruise
Director:
Steve Smith
Series Producer:
Jon Magnusson
Executive Producer:
Graham Stuart

Woman's Hour

24/08/2018

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Emma Thompson on her role as a judge in The Children Act, reclaiming the female muses who inspired the pre-Raphaelite movement, and a live performance from rapper Sa-Roc. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Thompson
Interviewed Guest:
Kirsty Stonell Walker
Interviewed Guest:
Mikaela McKinley
Interviewed Guest:
Erin Slaven
Interviewed Guest:
Orlaith Duffy
Interviewed Guest:
undefined Sa-Roc

Woman's Hour

Weekend Woman's Hour: Emma Thompson, Gabrielle, Chloé Grace Moretz

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Emma Thompson on long-term relationships, Chloé Grace Moretz on gay conversion therapy and Gabrielle performs her new single. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jenni Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Thompson
Interviewed Guest:
Chloe Grace Moretz
Interviewed Guest:
Briege Voyle
Interviewed Guest:
Katharine Sacks-Jones
Interviewed Guest:
Joy Hibbins
Interviewed Guest:
Matilda Leyser
Interviewed Guest:
Naomi Lange
Interviewed Guest:
Lucy Simm
Interviewed Guest:
Ali Gibb
Interviewed Guest:
undefined Gabrielle

QI

Series F

Episode 11: Film

Duration: 29 minutes

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

Panel-based quiz where the aim is to be interesting. Stephen Fry focuses on films and fame with Emma Thompson, David Mitchell, John Sessions and Alan Davies.

Contributors

Presenter:
Stephen Fry
Participant:
Emma Thompson
Participant:
David Mitchell
Participant:
John Sessions
Participant:
Alan Davies
Director:
Ian Lorimer
Producer:
John Lloyd

Brand

QI

Duration: 50 minutes

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

A dramatisation of Christopher Reid's narrative poem, telling the story of a book editor who, 15 years after their break-up, meets his former love for a nostalgic lunch. Show more

Contributors

Waiter:
Andi Soric
Massimo:
Joseph Long
Noisy Boy:
Jamie Baughan
Noisy Boy:
David Hayler
Debauched Publishing Type:
James Richard Marshall
Producer:
Pier Wilkie

Genres

Duration: 1 hour, 37 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Available for 8 months

Drama. High Court judge Fiona Maye is given the case of a 17-year-old Jehovah's Witness who refuses to undergo a blood transfusion for leukaemia that could save his life. Show more

Contributors

Writer:
Ian McEwan
Kevin Henry:
Ben Chaplin
Mark Berner:
Anthony Calf
Fiona Maye:
Emma Thompson
Amadia Kalu QC:
Nikki Amuka-Bird
Nigel Pauling:
Jason Watkins
Director:
Richard Eyre
Professor Rodney Carter:
Nicholas Jones

Genres

Formats

Front Row Late

Series 3

Episode 6

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Special edition of the topical culture programme in which Mary Beard is in conversation with Oscar-winning actress and writer Emma Thompson.

Contributors

Presenter:
Mary Beard
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Thompson
Series Producer:
Mark Crossan
Executive Producer:
Tanya Hudson

The Graham Norton Show

Series 22

Episode 5

Duration: 50 minutes

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

Graham Norton is joined by Emma Thompson, Adam Sandler, Claire Foy and Cara Delevingne. Plus music from Morrissey. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Graham Norton
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Thompson
Interviewed Guest:
Adam Sandler
Interviewed Guest:
Claire Foy
Interviewed Guest:
Cara Delevingne
Performer:
Morrissey
Series Producer:
Jon Magnusson
Director:
Steve Smith
Executive Producer:
Graham Stuart
Production Company:
So Television

The Culture Show

The Secret Life of Mary Poppins

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Victoria Coren Mitchell explores the complex life of Mary Poppins author PL Travers, looking at her 20-year battle with Walt Disney, whose 1964 film version she loathed. Show more

The Film Programme

Emma Thompson; Leviathan; Carrie

Duration: 28 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Francine Stock talks to Emma Thompson about Saving Mr Banks, in which she plays the author PL Travers in a story of how Disney won the rights to make the film Mary Poppins. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Francine Stock
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Thompson
Interviewed Guest:
Jack Arbuthnott
Interviewed Guest:
Lucien Castaing-Taylor
Interviewed Guest:
Verena Paravel
Interviewed Guest:
Neil Mitchell
Producer:
Elaine Lester

Midweek

Emma Thompson, Richard Noble, Linda Thompson, Dr Paul Abel

Duration: 43 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Lively and diverse conversation as Libby Purves meets actor Emma Thompson, record breaker Richard Noble OBE, singer-songwriter Linda Thompson and astronomer Dr Paul Abel. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Libby Purves
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Thompson
Interviewed Guest:
Richard Noble
Interviewed Guest:
Linda Thompson
Interviewed Guest:
Paul G Abel

Brand

Midweek

Duration: 2 hours, 10 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Kenneth Branagh's Oscar-winning adaptation of Shakespeare's play telling the story of the courageous king's invasion of France and the historic Battle of Agincourt. Show more

Contributors

King Henry V:
Kenneth Branagh
King Charles VI of France:
Paul Scofield
Captain Fluellen:
Ian Holm
Princess Katherine de Valois:
Emma Thompson
Bishop of Ely:
Alec McCowen
Mistress Nell Quickly:
Judi Dench
Earl Richard of Cambridge:
Fabian Cartwright
Lord Henry Scroop:
Stephen Simms
Sir Thomas Grey:
Jay Villiers
Auncient Pistol:
Robert Stephens
Corporal Nym:
Geoffrey Hutchings
Lieutenant Bardolph:
Richard Briers
Sir John Falstaff:
Robbie Coltrane
Duke Humphrey of Gloucester:
Simon Shepherd
Duke John of Bedford:
James Larkin
Duke Thomas Beaufort of Exeter:
Brian Blessed
Archbishop of Canterbury:
Charles Kay
Macmorris:
John Sessions
Louis the Dauphin:
Michael Maloney
Duke Philippe of Burgundy:
Harold Innocent
Producer:
Bruce Sharman
Composer:
Patrick Doyle
Director of photography:
Kenneth MacMillan