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The Graham Norton Show

Series 22

Episode 5

Duration: 50 minutes

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

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 Film Programme

Emma Thompson; Leviathan; Carrie

Duration: 28 minutes

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

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

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

Duration: 1 hour, 59 minutes

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

Uplifting drama telling the tale of how Walt Disney persuaded the guarded author of Mary Poppins to bring her creation to the big screen. Show more

Contributors

PL Travers:
Emma Thompson
Walt Disney:
Tom Hanks
Travers Goff:
Colin Farrell
Margaret Goff:
Ruth Wilson
Don DaGradi:
Bradley Whitford
Robert Sherman:
BJ Novak
Richard Sherman:
Jason Schwartzman
Aunt Ellie:
Rachel Griffiths
Diarmuid Russell:
Ronan Vibert

Duration: 1 hour

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

Andrew Marr presents live from the Labour party conference in Manchester, with guests including leader Ed Miliband, Better Together's Alistair Darling and actress Emma Thompson. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Marr
Interviewed Guest:
Ed Miliband
Interviewed Guest:
Alistair Darling
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Thompson
Interviewed Guest:
Isabel Hardman
Interviewed Guest:
Iain Macwhirter
Producer:
Libby Jukes
Broadcast Assistant:
Hannah Copeland

QI

Series F

Episode 11: Film

Duration: 29 minutes

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

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 HD

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

QI XL

Series F

Episode 11: Film

Duration: 29 minutes

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

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

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Jonathan Ross presents music and chat. He is joined by actress Emma Thompson, new Timelord Matt Smith and solar scientist Brian Cox. Plus there's music from Goldfrapp. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jonathan Ross
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Thompson
Interviewed Guest:
Matt Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Brian Cox
Producer:
Suzi Aplin
Director:
Mick Thomas
Executive Producer:
Addison Cresswell

Duration: 1 hour

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

Andrew Marr talks to Defence Secretary Liam Fox and ex-Foreign Secretary David Miliband. Annie Lennox and Charles Glass review the papers and the Manic Street Preachers perform. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Marr
Participant:
Liam Fox
Participant:
David Miliband
Participant:
Emma Thompson
Participant:
Annie Lennox
Participant:
Nicky Wire
Participant:
Sean Moore

Shakespeare in Italy

Episode 1: Land of Love

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC 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

Duration: 1 hour, 36 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

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

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 FM

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: 1 hour, 26 minutes

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

Romance about an ill-fated jingle writer who travels to London for his daughter's wedding, where he finds a kindred spirit in an airport worker. Show more

Front Row

The Future of Culture

Duration: 26 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS North AmericaLatest broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS North America

Mary Beard and her guests discuss the long-term effects of Covid-19 on the future of performance, and ask what culture might mean to us all as the world eases out of lockdown. 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

Series

Front Row

The Young Ones

Series 2

Episode 1: Bambi

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Anarchic sitcom about North London students in the 80s. The reprobates from Scumbag College test their mental dexterity on a TV quiz show. Show more

Contributors

Train Driver:
Alexei Sayle
Dr Carlisle:
Robbie Coltrane
Kendal Mintcake:
Ben Elton
Lord Snot:
Stephen Fry
Lord Monty:
Hugh Laurie
Dr Not the Nine O'Clock News:
Tony Robinson
Miss Money-Sterling:
Emma Thompson
Security Guard:
Mel Smith

Woman's Hour

24/08/2018

Duration: 58 minutes

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

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, ChloƩ Grace Moretz

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Emma Thompson on long-term relationships, ChloƩ 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