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Duration: 1 hour, 41 minutes

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

Available for 5 months

18th-century drama based on the tumultuous life of the duchess of Devonshire, a bright, popular aristocrat who is trapped in a failed marriage and has to face personal conflicts. Show more

Contributors

Georgiana Spencer:
Keira Knightley
The Duke of Devonshire:
Ralph Fiennes
Lady Spencer:
Charlotte Rampling
Earl Grey:
Dominic Cooper
Lady Bess Foster:
Hayley Atwell
Charles Fox:
Simon McBurney
Richard Sheridan:
Aidan McArdle
General Grey:
John Shrapnel
Dr Neville:
Patrick Godfrey
Speechmaker:
Michael Medwin
Sir James Hare:
Richard McCabe
Lady Charlotte:
Camilla Arfwedson
Director:
Saul Dibb
Writer:
Saul Dibb
Producer:
Michael Kuhn
Executive Producer:
Carolyn Marks-Blackwood
Executive Producer:
Amanda Foreman
Executive Producer:
Francois Ivernel
Executive Producer:
Christine Langan
Executive Producer:
Cameron McCracken
Executive Producer:
David M Thompson

Garrow's Law

Series 1

Episode 2

Duration: 1 hour

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

Period drama. William Garrow, now a celebrated barrister, defends a man accused of being the infamous Monster, responsible for a series of stabbings of young ladies across London. Show more

Contributors

Southouse:
Alun Armstrong
Lady Sarah:
Lyndsey Marshal
Sir Arthur:
Rupert Graves
Silvester:
Aidan McArdle
Judge Buller:
Michael Culkin
Mr Sibley:
Andy Linden
Thomas Rawlings:
Tristan Sturrock
John Julius Angerstein:
Nicholas Day
Agnes Williams:
Cara Kelly
Renwick Williams:
Joel Gillman
William Grove:
Jeremy Swift
Ann Porter:
Jessica Raine
Surgeon Tomkins:
Richard Lumsden
Crespigny:
John Warnaby
Director:
Peter Lydon

Garrow's Law

Series 1

Episode 4

Duration: 1 hour

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

Garrow wins the case of a prostitute accused of murdering her client. A desperate Mary Hamer arrives, begging for Garrow to defend her husband Joseph. Show more

Contributors

Southouse:
Alun Armstrong
Lady Sarah:
Lyndsey Marshal
Sir Arthur:
Rupert Graves
Silvester:
Aidan McArdle
Judge Buller:
Michael Culkin
Mary Hamer:
Kate Dickie
Joseph Hamer:
Paul Hilton
Thomas Rawlings:
Tristan Sturrock
Charles Lynam:
Oliver Boot
Viscount Melville:
Stephen Boxer
Thoroughgood:
Jonathan Watson
Director:
Peter Lydon

Jane Eyre

Episode 1

Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Dramatisation of Charlotte Bronte's novel. After surviving a harsh charity school, orphan Jane Eyre takes a job as a governess. But her peaceful existence is suddenly shattered. Show more

Contributors

Jane Eyre:
Ruth Wilson
Rochester:
Toby Stephens
Mrs Fairfax:
Lorraine Ashbourne
Grace Poole:
Pam Ferris
Blanche Ingram:
Christina Cole
Colonel Dent:
Arthur Cox
Mary Ingram:
Maisie Dimbleby
Eliza Reed:
Bethany Gill
Lady Lynn:
Jeanne Golding
Young Jane Eyre:
Georgie Henley
George:
Ned Irish
John Eshton:
Aidan McArdle
Mr Brocklehurst:
Richard McCabe
Helen Burns:
Hester Odgers
Headmistress:
Sally Sheridan
Doctor Carter:
Stephen Tomlin
Director:
Susanna White

Series

Jane Eyre

Duration: 1 hour, 27 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Mystery horror about a team of investigators sent from the Vatican to look into reports of paranormal activity at a remote church in the West Country. Show more

Contributors

Mrs Proudley:
Sarah Annis
Priest:
Lee Arnold
Father Calvino:
Patrick Godfrey
Father Crellick:
Luke Neal
Mr Proudley:
Marcus Cunningham
Punched Youth:
Drew Casson

Garrow's Law

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Period drama. After losing his first case to his nemesis, young, idealistic barrister William Garrow is instructed to defend a helpless serving girl accused of murdering her baby. Show more

Contributors

Southouse:
Alun Armstrong
Lady Sarah:
Lyndsey Marshal
Sir Arthur:
Rupert Graves
Silvester:
Aidan McArdle
Judge Buller:
Michael Culkin
Mr Sibley:
Andy Linden
Mary Pace:
Frances Grey
Peter Pace:
Finlay Robertson
William Grove:
Jeremy Swift
Mrs Browning:
Julie Hale
Mrs Tarling:
Teresa Churcher
Elizabeth Jarvis:
Tessa Nicholson
Dr Herring:
Mark Tandy
Obstetrician:
Martin Wimbush
Mary Langstaffe:
Pauline Knowles
Eliza Radnell:
Vicki Liddelle
Director:
Peter Lydon

Garrow's Law

Series 2

Episode 3

Duration: 1 hour

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

Drama set in the late 18th century. Garrow uses the case of a British sailor to attack The Admiralty - and in particular its Under Secretary, Sir Arthur Hill. Show more

Contributors

William Garrow:
Andrew Buchan
John Southouse:
Alun Armstrong
Lady Sarah Hill:
Lyndsey Marshal
Sir ArthurHill:
Rupert Graves
Silvester:
Aidan McArdle
Judge Buller:
Michael Culkin
Earl of Sandwich:
Simon Dutton
Lord Melville:
Stephen Boxer
Charles Smith:
Phil McKee
Robert Boycott:
Brian Pettifer
Captain Baillie:
Ron Cook
Mrs Cumberland:
Elaine Mackenzie Ellis
Director:
Ashley Pearce
Producer:
Nick Pitt
John Farmer:
Anton Lesser
Land Steward:
Ian Dunn
Mary Christie:
Victoria Balnaves
Lady Elisabeth Fox:
Emma Davies

Drama

The Imperfect Education of Sabrina Sidney

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Drama by Abigail Youngman based on the true story of a most peculiar educational experiment carried out by the philanthropist and intellectual Thomas Day upon two young girls. Show more

Contributors

James Keir:
Rory Bremner
Richard Edgeworth:
Aidan McArdle
Anna Seward:
Amanda Root
Thomas Day:
Ifan Meredith
Young Sabrina:
Nerys Akers
Older Sabrina:
Hannah Genesius
Lucretia:
Sydney Wade

Genres

Brand

Drama

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Drama based on the true events in Paris in 1913, when the opening performance of Stravinsky's controversial ballet The Rite of Spring provoked a riot in the theatre. Show more

Contributors

Sergei Diaghilev:
Alex Jennings
Vaslav Nijinsky:
Adam Garcia
Igor Stravinsky:
Aidan McArdle
Gabriel Astruc:
Griff Rhys Jones
Marie Rambert:
Rachael Stirling
Romola de Pulzky:
Emma Pierson
Lady Ottoline Morrell:
Jemma Redgrave
Pierre Monteux:
Christian McKay
Grigoriev:
Richard Hope
Marcel:
Hugh Sachs
Jean Cocteau:
Jonathan Aris
Enthusiast:
Julian Firth
Old Gent:
James Greene
Violinist:
Julian Bleach

Genres

Garrow's Law

Series 3

Episode 2

Duration: 1 hour

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

Drama set in the 18th century. Two men accused of destroying silk looms in an act of industrial sabotage stand trial; Garrow must persuade a sceptical jury of their innocence. Show more

Contributors

William Garrow:
Andrew Buchan
John Southouse:
Alun Armstrong
Lady Sarah Hill:
Lyndsey Marshal
Sir Arthur Hill:
Rupert Graves
Silvester:
Aidan McArdle
Judge Buller:
Michael Culkin
George Pinnock:
Harry Melling
Matthew Bambridge:
Derek Riddell
Lady Henrietta Armistead:
Olivia Grant
Catherine Quinn:
Nora-Jane Noone
Southouse's Doctor:
Mark Prendergast
Director:
Bryn Higgins
Producer:
Nick Pitt
Thomas Capel:
David Verrey

Garrow's Law

Series 2

Episode 4

Duration: 1 hour

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

Drama series about a barrister in the 18th century. Garrow himself is in the dock, accused of adultery. He also prepares to save a 12-year-old mute boy accused of theft. Show more

Contributors

William Garrow:
Andrew Buchan
John Southouse:
Alun Armstrong
Lady Sarah Hill:
Lyndsey Marshal
Sir Arthur Hill:
Rupert Graves
Silvester:
Aidan McArdle
Judge Buller:
Michael Culkin
Edmund Curll:
Robin Pearce
John Farmer:
Anton Lesser
Alice Whiley:
Hayley Carmichael
John Davis:
Leon Vickers
Mary Christie:
Victoria Balnaves
Lord Melville:
Stephen Boxer
Director:
Ashley Pearce
Producer:
Nick Pitt
Annie Christie:
Charlene Boyd
Lady Elisabeth Fox:
Emma Davies
Thomas Erskine:
Samuel West
Westminster Clerk:
Robin Laing
George Donkin:
Billy Mack

Garrow's Law

Series 2

Episode 2

Duration: 1 hour

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

Drama set in the late 18th century. Garrow defends a man accused of sodomy, a capital offence in Georgian England, while dealing with a sexual scandal of his own. Show more

Contributors

William Garrow:
Andrew Buchan
John Southouse:
Alun Armstrong
Lady Sarah Hill:
Lyndsey Marshal
Sir ArthurHill:
Rupert Graves
Silvester:
Aidan McArdle
Judge Buller:
Michael Culkin
David Jasker:
Matthew McNulty
Isabella Jasker:
Liz White
Captain Robert Jones:
Andrew Scott
John Farmer:
Anton Lesser
Mary Christie:
Victoria Balnaves
Phebe Harris:
Florence Bell
Maria Reader:
Rachel Pickup
Director:
Ashley Pearce
Producer:
Nick Pitt

The Mallorca Files

Series 2

The Maestro

Duration: 44 minutes

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

Available for years

The team investigate the death of Jose Canasta, an opera singer who turns out to be an abusive man.

Contributors

Miranda Blake:
Elen Rhys
Max Winter:
Julian Looman
Federico Ramis:
Nacho Aldeguer
Stella Taylor:
Denise McCormack
Claire Taylor:
Tanya Reynolds
Niall Taylor:
Aidan McArdle
Writer:
Dan Sefton
Director:
Bryn Higgins
Executive Producer:
Ben Donald
Executive Producer:
Dan Sefton
Executive Producer:
Murray Ferguson
Production Company:
Cosmopolitan Pictures

Comedy Specials

Series of sitcom pilots

19/02/2007

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC ThreeLatest broadcast: on BBC Three

Sitcom about the unnecessarily complicated lives and loves of late twenty-something friends Stuart, Izzy and Ricardo, neighbours in a trendy apartment block in uptown Manchester.

Comedy Specials

Series of sitcom pilots

26/02/2007

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC ThreeLatest broadcast: on BBC Three

Hoodies, hopeless shoppers, a teacher trying to be down with the kids and a disillusioned cleaner-cum-philosopher all come together at the Everglades shopping centre. Show more

Garrow's Law

Series 3

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour

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

Drama set in the late 18th century. Pioneering barrister William Garrow returns to champion the rights of prisoners. Garrow risks his reputation to defend the indefensible. Show more

Contributors

William Garrow:
Andrew Buchan
John Southouse:
Alun Armstrong
Lady Sarah Hill:
Lyndsey Marshal
Sir Arthur Hill:
Rupert Graves
Silvester:
Aidan McArdle
Judge Buller:
Michael Culkin
Lord Melville:
Stephen Boxer
James Hadfield:
Mark Letheren
Duke of York:
Tim Steed
Ann Hadfield:
Sian Brooke
Lady Henrietta Armistead:
Olivia Grant
Vincent:
Gavin Kean
Alexander Creighton:
Clive Russell
Director:
Bryn Higgins
Producer:
Nick Pitt

Drama

Roy Smiles - Goodnight from Him

Duration: 45 minutes

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

4 Extra Debut. Comedy drama about the Two Ronnies, their long-running show and even longer-running friendship. Stars Robert Daws and Aidan McCardle. From May 2013. Show more

Contributors

Ronnie Barker:
Robert Daws
Ronnie Corbett:
Aidan McArdle
David Frost:
James Lance
John Cleese:
Matt Addis
Writer:
Roy Smiles
Producer:
Liz Anstee

Genres

Brand

Drama

The Mallorca Files

Series 1

Honour Amongst Thieves

Duration: 44 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC One Scotland

British police officer DC Miranda Blake is reluctantly paired with wise-cracking German detective Max Winter to investigate a criminal gang based in Mallorca. Show more

Contributors

Miranda Blake:
Elen Rhys
Max Winter:
Julian Looman
Inés Villegas:
Maria Fernandez-Ache
Federico Ramis:
Nacho Aldeguer
Stella Taylor:
Denise McCormack
Claire Taylor:
Tanya Reynolds
Niall Taylor:
Aidan McArdle
Writer:
Dan Sefton
Director:
Bryn Higgins
Production Company:
Cosmopolitan Pictures

Jane Eyre

Episode 2

Duration: 55 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Dramatisation of Charlotte Bronte's novel. Jane finds she has a rival for Rochester's attentions. A visitor from overseas brings trouble to Thornfield. Show more

Contributors

Jane Eyre:
Ruth Wilson
Rochester:
Toby Stephens
Lady Ingram:
Francesca Annis
Mrs Fairfax:
Lorraine Ashbourne
John Eshton:
Aidan McArdle
Colonel Dent:
Arthur Cox
Blanche Ingram:
Christina Cole
Grace Poole:
Pam Ferris
Lady Lynn:
Jeanne Golding
George:
Ned Irish
Gypsy Woman:
Anne Reid
Doctor Carter:
Stephen Tomlin
Director:
Susanna White

Series

Jane Eyre

Jane Eyre

Episode 3

Duration: 55 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One SouthLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Dramatisation of Charlotte Bronte's classic novel. Returning to Thornfield, Jane expects Rochester to wed Blanche Ingram and is shocked by a very different marriage proposal. Show more

Contributors

Jane Eyre:
Ruth Wilson
Mr Rochester:
Toby Stephens
Lady Ingram:
Francesca Annis
Mrs Fairfax:
Lorraine Ashbourne
Grace Poole:
Pam Ferris
Georgiana Reed:
Alisa Arnah
St. John Rivers:
Andrew Buchan
Blanche Ingram:
Christina Cole
Colonel Dent:
Arthur Cox
Lady Lynn:
Jeanne Golding
Eliza Reed:
Cara Horgan
George:
Ned Irish
Rosamond Oliver:
Georgia King
Mary Rivers:
Emma Lowndes
John Eshton:
Aidan McArdle
Richard Mason:
Daniel Pirrie
Diana Rivers:
Annabel Scholey
Director:
Susanna White

Series

Jane Eyre