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Duration: 1 hour, 21 minutes

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

A has-been actor, once the lead in popular TV detective series Mindhorn in the 80s, is called on to re-enact his most famous role for a police sting. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Sean Foley
Richard Thorncroft/Bruce Mindhorn:
Julian Barratt
Patricia Deville:
Essie Davis
DS Elena Baines:
Andrea Riseborough
Paul Melly:
Russell Tovey
Jeffrey Moncrief:
Richard McCabe
Chief Inspector Derek Newsome:
David Schofield
Clive Parnevik:
Simon Farnaby

Formats

Duration: 1 hour, 41 minutes

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

Available for 1 month

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

Peaky Blinders

Series 2

Episode 1

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Available for years

Period crime drama set in Birmingham. As the 1920s begin to roar, business is booming for the Peaky Blinders gang. Tommy Shelby starts to expand his legal and illegal operations. Show more

Contributors

Thomas Shelby:
Cillian Murphy
Ada Shelby:
Sophie Rundle
Arthur Shelby:
Paul Anderson
Polly Gray:
Helen McCrory
John Shelby:
Joe Cole
Curly:
Ian Peck
Sergeant Moss:
Tony Pitts
Black Lion Barman:
Colin Connor
Black Lion Boy:
Harrison Vaughan
Finn Shelby:
Harry Kirton
Irene O'Donnell:
Simone Kirby
Condemned Man:
Richard Patterson
Governor:
Paul McEwan
King Maine:
Daniel Fearn
Charlie Strong:
Ned Dennehy
Lizzie Stark:
Natasha O'Keeffe
Medium:
Jane Wood
Woman at Seance:
Sam Battersea
Eamonn Duggan:
Rory Gallagher
Eden Club Doorman:
Alastair Barley
Winston Churchill:
Richard McCabe
Communist Comrade:
James Boyland
Sabini Kidnap Gangster:
Tom Mothersdale
Darby Sabini:
Noah Taylor
Producer:
Laurie Borg
Director:
Colm McCarthy

Collateral

Series 1

Episode 4

Duration: 58 minutes

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

As the net draws in, DI Kip Glaspie enters a dangerous power play with MI5. But is it too late to save everyone involved?

Contributors

DI Kip Glaspie:
Carey Mulligan
David Mars:
John Simm
Jane Oliver:
Nicola Walker
Karen Mars:
Billie Piper
Sandrine Shaw:
Jeany Spark
DSU Jack Haley:
Ben Miles
Fatima Asif:
Ahd Kamel
Deborah Clifford:
Saskia Reeves
Phoebe Dyson:
Orla Brady
Peter Westbourne:
Richard McCabe
Sam Spence:
John Heffernan
Berna Yalaz:
Maya Sansa
Major Tim Dyson:
Robert Portal
Eleanor Shaw:
Deborah Findlay
Linh Xuan Huy:
Kae Alexander
Mikey Gowans:
Brian Vernel
DC Rakhee Shah:
Vineeta Rishi
DC Euan Johnson:
Rob Jarvis
Mehmet Akman:
George Georgiou
Bhuran Demir:
Guy List
Black Cab Driver:
Lloyd Bass
Laurie Stone:
Hayley Squires
Robert Walsh:
Mark Umbers
Mona Asif:
July Namir
Jdg Guard:
Gary Shelford
Midwife:
Jane Fowler
Sarah Lawson:
Joanna Bobin
Inspector Shields:
Susannah Wise
Elfie Mars:
Molly Simm
Suki Vincent:
Kim Medcalf
Gerald:
Tom Turner
Writer:
David Hare
Director:
SJ Clarkson
Production Company:
The Forge Entertainment Ltd

The Game

Episode 6

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Cold War spy thriller. Still reeling from the KGB bombing and Alan's confession, the team finally have a promising lead in the investigation. Show more

Contributors

Joe Lambe:
Tom Hughes
Daddy:
Brian Cox
Bobby Waterhouse:
Paul Ritter
Sarah Montag:
Victoria Hamilton
Alan Montag:
Jonathan Aris
DC Jim Fenchurch:
Shaun Dooley
Wendy Straw:
Chloe Pirrie
Home Secretary:
Tim Bentinck
Colin Blakefield:
Jay Simpson
Prime Minister:
Richard McCabe
Chinese Restaurant Owner:
Liz Sutherland
Dennis Lambe:
Ian Hanmore
Night Club Man:
Mihai Arsene
Embassy Woman:
Julia Krynke
Sec to the Home Secretary:
Hermione Gulliford
Created by:
Toby Whithouse
Director:
Daniel O'Hara

Series

The Game

Peaky Blinders

Series 2

Episode 2

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for years

Period crime drama set in Birmingham. Tommy offers to help Polly by searching for her children. Arthur continues to feel the devastating effects of the Great War. Show more

Contributors

Thomas Shelby:
Cillian Murphy
Major Chester Campbell:
Sam Neill
Polly Gray:
Helen McCrory
Alfie Solomons:
Tom Hardy
Ada Shelby:
Sophie Rundle
Sabini Kidnap Gangster:
Tom Mothersdale
Peaky Blinders Driver:
Darren Connolly
Birmingham Hospital Nurse:
Hayley Doherty
Charlie Strong:
Ned Dennehy
Curly:
Ian Peck
Darby Sabini:
Noah Taylor
George Sewell:
Sam Hazeldine
Sabini Officer:
Andrew Sheridan
John Shelby:
Joe Cole
Finn Shelby:
Harry Kirton
Arthur Shelby:
Paul Anderson
Lizzie Stark:
Natasha O'Keeffe
Winston Churchill:
Richard McCabe
Michael Gray:
Finn Cole
Mrs Johnson:
Wanda Opalinska
King Maine:
Daniel Fearn
Sergeant Moss:
Tony Pitts
Jimmy Jesus:
Benjamin Zephaniah
Grace Burgess:
Annabelle Wallis
Handsome Man:
Adam Lawrence
Producer:
Laurie Borg
Director:
Colm McCarthy

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

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

Drama. British astronomer Arthur Eddington realises that the theories of an obscure physicist called Albert Einstein could unlock whole new ways of thinking about time and space. Show more

Contributors

Arthur Eddington:
David Tennant
Director:
Philip Martin
Albert Einstein:
Andy Serkis
Sir Oliver Lodge:
Jim Broadbent
Frank Dyson:
Richard McCabe
Elsa Einstein:
Jodhi May
Winnie Eddington:
Rebecca Hall
Mileva Einstein:
Lucy Cohu
Max Planck:
Donald Sumpter
Fritz Haber:
Anton Lesser
Leopold Koppel:
John Bowe
Producer:
Mark Pybus

Wallander

Series 4

Episode 2: A Lesson in Love

Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes

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

Detective drama. The body of a woman is discovered in the forest. When it transpires that the victim's daughter is missing, Wallander must act quickly. Show more

Contributors

Kurt Wallander:
Kenneth Branagh
Linda Wallander:
Jeany Spark
Gustav Ericsson:
Clive Wood
Klara von Enke:
Kitty Peterkin
Hans von Enke:
Harry Hadden-Paton
Hakan von Enke:
Terrence Hardiman
Lennart Mattson:
Barnaby Kay
Manageress:
Karen Gledhill
Tobias Eliasson:
Joe Claflin
Joanna Malmberg:
Marie Critchley
Erik Malmberg:
Glenn Doherty
Pontus Ericsson:
Hugh Mitchell
Stefan Persson:
Thomas Coombes
Street Sweeper:
Felicia Womack
Rita Larsson:
Miranda Pleasence
Doctor Oberg:
John Lightbody
Louise von Enke:
Ann Bell
Maja Hahne:
Marlene Sidaway
Hannah Hjelmqvist:
Mia Goth
Fire Chief:
Robin Gott
Production Company:
Left Bank Pictures (TV) Ltd
Production Company:
Yellow Bird Rights AB

Wallander

Series 3

Episode 2: The Dogs of Riga

Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes

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

Detective drama. After two Eastern European corpses are washed ashore on a raft in Ystad, Wallander travels to Latvia on the hunt for the killers. Show more

Contributors

Kurt Wallander:
Kenneth Branagh
Inese Berzins:
Anamaria Marinca
Ann-Britt Hoglund:
Sarah Smart
Lennart Mattson:
Barnaby Kay
Kristina Albinsson:
Rebekah Staton

Wallander

Series 3

Episode 3: Before the Frost

Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes

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

Detective drama. A friend of Wallander's daughter comes begging for his help but then disappears. An elderly woman's body is found cremated in a shallow grave. Show more

Contributors

Kurt Wallander:
Kenneth Branagh
Linda Wallander:
Jeany Spark
Monika Westin:
Lindsay Duncan
Pastor Svensson:
Andrew Buckley
Lennart Mattson:
Barnaby Kay
Kristina Albinsson:
Rebekah Staton
Ann-Britt Hoglund:
Sarah Smart
Julia Hassleberg:
Lynn Farleigh
Henrik Jacobsen:
Jonathan Bullock
Margaretha Harkala:
Lily Loveless

Collateral

Series 1

Episode 2

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Crime drama series. DI Kip Glaspie knows that Abdullah's sisters hold the key to his death, but why is a sinister MI5 officer doing his best to derail the investigation? Show more

Contributors

DI Kip Glaspie:
Carey Mulligan
David Mars:
John Simm
Jane Oliver:
Nicola Walker
Karen Mars:
Billie Piper
Sandrine Shaw:
Jeany Spark
Laurie Stone:
Hayley Squires
DSU Jack Haley:
Ben Miles
Fatima Asif:
Ahd Kamel
Phoebe Dyson:
Orla Brady
Peter Westbourne:
Richard McCabe
Mikey Gowans:
Brian Vernel
Linh Xuan Huy:
Kae Alexander
Xan Schofield:
Adrian Lukis
Major Tim Dyson:
Robert Portal
Sam Spence:
John Heffernan
Mona Asif:
July Namir
JDG Minivan Driver:
Tony Green
Amanda Hall:
Alex Reid
DC Rakhee Shah:
Vineeta Rishi
Mehmet Akman:
George Georgiou
Bhuran Demir:
Guy List
Alice Stone:
Nicola Duffett
Gillian Noxolo:
Anna-Maria Nabirye
Connor:
Tony Way
Elfie Mars:
Molly Simm
Genevieve:
Alais Lawson
CO Chips Benson:
Oliver Alvin-Wilson
Sarah Lawson:
Joanna Bobin
Fuzz Gupta:
Nick Mohammed
DC Euan Johnson:
Rob Jarvis
Writer:
David Hare
Director:
SJ Clarkson
Production Company:
The Forge Entertainment Ltd

Collateral

Series 1

Episode 3

Duration: 57 minutes

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

Crime drama series. When the killers claim another victim, DI Kip Glaspie decides to break the rules to get to the bottom of the mystery. Show more

Contributors

DI Kip Glaspie:
Carey Mulligan
David Mars:
John Simm
Jane Oliver:
Nicola Walker
Karen Mars:
Billie Piper
Sandrine Shaw:
Jeany Spark
DSU Jack Haley:
Ben Miles
Fatima Asif:
Ahd Kamel
Peter Westbourne:
Richard McCabe
Phoebe Dyson:
Orla Brady
Major Tim Dyson:
Robert Portal
Sam Spence:
John Heffernan
Berna Yalaz:
Maya Sansa
Xan Schofield:
Adrian Lukis
Eleanor Shaw:
Deborah Findlay
Linh Xuan Huy:
Kae Alexander
Laurie Stone:
Hayley Squires
Mehmet Akman:
George Georgiou
Bhuran Demir:
Guy List
Amanda Hall:
Alex Reid
DC Rakhee Shah:
Vineeta Rishi
Alice Stone:
Nicola Duffett
Genevieve:
Alais Lawson
Suki Vincent:
Kim Medcalf
Jill Leong:
Vera Chok
Gillian Noxolo:
Anna Maria Nabirye
Mona Asif:
July Namir
Bishop Rufus Chambers:
Jonathan Coy
Casino Bouncer:
Andrew Burford
DC Euan Johnson:
Rob Jarvis
Fabrice Pierre:
Charlie Anson
Gerald:
Tom Turner
Abdullah Asif:
Sam Otto
Boat Captain:
Gunyol Bakoglu
Writer:
David Hare
Director:
SJ Clarkson
Production Company:
The Forge Entertainment Ltd

Drama

The 'B' Word

Duration: 44 minutes

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

Alistair McGowan writes and stars in a play about the scandalous first night of GB Shaw's Pygmalion, with Charlotte Page as his irrepressible leading lady, Mrs Patrick Campbell. Show more

Contributors

George Bernard Shaw:
Alistair McGowan
George Alexander:
David Sturzaker
Mrs Patrick Campbell:
Charlotte Page
Sir Herbert Beerbohm Tree:
Richard McCabe
Charlotte Shaw:
Georgie Glen
Merivale:
Philip Fox
Director:
Emma Harding

Genres

Brand

Drama

Rob Newman

Rob Newman's Neuropolis

Skull and Bonce

Duration: 28 minutes

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

Comedian Rob Newman tackles the mysteries of the brain in an odyssey taking in everything from love and guilt to robot friends and the unlikely importance of prehistoric trousers. Show more

Wallander

Series 4

Episode 3: The Troubled Man

Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes

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

Detective drama about a Swedish police officer. Wallander is in a race against time as he embarks on his final case - the disappearance of Linda's father-in-law. Show more

Contributors

Kurt Wallander:
Kenneth Branagh
HÃ¥kon von Enke:
Terrence Hardiman
Linda Wallander:
Jeany Spark
Povel Wallander:
David Warner
Doctor Oberg:
John Lightbody
Louise von Enke:
Ann Bell
Nils Ytterberg:
Simon Chandler
Sten Norlander:
Christopher Fairbank
Lennart Mattson:
Barnaby Kay
Tobias Eliasson:
Joe Claflin
Klara von Enke:
Kitty Peterkin
Hans von Enke:
Harry Hadden-Paton
Steven Wilson:
Garrick Hagon
Signe von Enke:
Sandra Redlaff
Fanny Klaestrom:
Colette O'Neil
Ola Vikander:
Michael Byrne
Fisherman:
Anton Saunders

Rob Newman

Rob Newman's Neuropolis

Love on the Brain

Duration: 28 minutes

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

Rob Newman tackles the mysteries of the brain in an odyssey taking in everything from A.I. to Belinda Carlisle. From 2017. Show more

Wallander

Series 3

Episode 1: An Event in Autumn

Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes

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

Detective drama. Wallander moves into a dream home with his new girlfriend. But his happiness is shattered when the skeleton of a girl is found in the garden. Show more

Contributors

Kurt Wallander:
Kenneth Branagh
Vanja Andersson:
Saskia Reeves
Ann-Britt Hoglund:
Sarah Smart
Jan Petrus:
Con O'Neill
Eva Petrus:
Claire Hackett
Lennart Mattson:
Barnaby Kay
Kristina Albinsson:
Rebekah Staton
Director:
Toby Haynes

Death in Paradise

Series 10

Episode 2

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Available for 5 months

The team are baffled when an archaeologist is poisoned during a dig but there is no evidence to prove how it was done. Show more

Contributors

DI Neville Parker:
Ralf Little
DS Florence Cassell:
Josephine Jobert
Sergeant JP Hooper:
Tobi Bakare
Marlon Pryce:
Tahj Miles
Julius Joyce:
Jim Caesar
Professor Roger Harkness:
Richard McCabe
Commissioner Selwyn Patterson:
Don Warrington
Director:
Richard Signy
Producer:
Jim Poyser

Spooks

Series 8

Episode 2

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC ThreeLatest broadcast: on BBC Three

Available for years

Drama series. The country reaches crisis point when energy supplies are threatened by an explosion at a gas processing plant and Britain is forced to turn to Tazbekstan for help. Show more

Contributors

Harry Pearce:
Peter Firth
Ros Myers:
Hermione Norris
Lucas North:
Richard Armitage
Ruth Evershed:
Nicola Walker
Jo Portman:
Miranda Raison
Tariq Masood:
Shazad Latif
Sarah Caulfield:
Genevieve O'Reilly
Home Secretary:
Robert Glenister
Rustam Urazov:
Jonny Phillips
Producer:
Chris Fry
Bibi Saparova:
Julia Krynke
Matthew Plowden:
Richard McCabe
Gosguly Garadanow:
John Kazek
Samuel Walker:
Brian Protheroe
Director:
Alrick Riley

Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes

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

Cold War thriller set in 1974. When a trainee MI6 spy is asked to 'turn' a Russian diplomat he knew at university, he discovers a shocking revelation about his own family. Show more

Contributors

Charles Thoroughgood:
Charlie Cox
Anna March:
Romola Garai
Viktor Koslov:
Andrew Scott
Hugo March:
Christian McKay
Eva Pym:
Olivia Grant
Joyce Thoroughgood:
Tessa Peake-Jones
Annikov:
Robert Ashby
Director:
Pete Travis