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Duration: 1 hour, 34 minutes

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

Biopic about the final years of playwright Oscar Wilde. An exiled Wilde looks back on his life from his deathbed in a small Parisian flat, longing for a return to happier times. Show more

Contributors

Oscar Wilde:
Rupert Everett
Reggie Turner:
Colin Firth
Constance Wilde:
Emily Watson
Alfred Bosie Douglas:
Colin Morgan
Mrs Arbuthnott:
Anna Chancellor
Father Dunne:
Tom Wilkinson
Mr Abrbuthnott:
Julian Wadham
Robbie Ross:
Edwin Thomas

Apple Tree Yard

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Psychological thriller. When a scientist meets an enigmatic stranger, she is shocked by the passion he awakens in her. However, she gradually begins to suspect more is at play. Show more

Contributors

Yvonne Carmichael:
Emily Watson
Mark Costley:
Ben Chaplin
Gary Carmichael:
Mark Bonnar
Susannah:
Susan Lynch
George Selway:
Steven Elder
Sathnam:
Assad Zaman
Select Committee Chair:
Helen Anderson
Security Guard:
Andre Nightingale
Writer:
Amanda Coe
Director:
Jessica Hobbs
Producer:
Chris Carey
Executive Producer:
Manda Levin
Executive Producer:
Amanda Coe

Apple Tree Yard

Series 1

Episode 2

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Psychological thriller. A devastated Yvonne confides in a former lover and is plunged from one nightmare into another. Show more

Contributors

Yvonne Carmichael:
Emily Watson
Mark Costley:
Ben Chaplin
Gary Carmichael:
Mark Bonnar
George Selway:
Steven Elder
Susannah:
Susan Lynch
Kevin Proctor:
Darren Morfitt
Writer:
Amanda Coe
Director:
Jessica Hobbs
Producer:
Chris Carey
Executive Producer:
Manda Levin
Executive Producer:
Amanda Coe

Apple Tree Yard

Series 1

Episode 3

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Psychological thriller. Yvonne's life is turned upside down yet again.

Contributors

Yvonne Carmichael:
Emily Watson
Mark Costley:
Ben Chaplin
Gary Carmichael:
Mark Bonnar
Jaspreet:
Adeel Akhtar
Susannah:
Susan Lynch
DI Cleveland:
Steffan Rhodri
DS Brown:
Diveen Henry
Witness A:
Adrian Lukis
Dr Weatherfield:
Abigail Davies
Sathnam:
Assad Zaman
Bail Judge:
Jane Bertish
Kate Costley:
Kezia Burrows
Tagging Officer:
Tigger Blaize
Foreperson of the Jury:
Wendy Albiston
George Selway:
Steven Elder
Writer:
Amanda Coe
Director:
Jessica Hobbs
Producer:
Chris Carey
Executive Producer:
Manda Levin
Executive Producer:
Amanda Coe

Apple Tree Yard

Series 1

Episode 4

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Psychological thriller. The murder trial continues, with Costley's defence coming under attack from the prosecution. When Yvonne takes to the stand, she confidently holds her own. Show more

Contributors

Yvonne Carmichael:
Emily Watson
Mark Costley:
Ben Chaplin
Gary Carmichael:
Mark Bonnar
DS Johns:
Denise Gough
Jaspreet:
Adeel Akhtar
George Selway:
Steven Elder
Dr Sadiq:
Anneika Rose
Dr Sanderson:
Alastair Galbraith
Susannah:
Susan Lynch
DI Cleveland:
Steffan Rhodri
Sathnam:
Assad Zaman
Kate Costley:
Kezia Burrows
Foreperson of the Jury:
Wendy Albiston
Writer:
Amanda Coe
Director:
Jessica Hobbs
Producer:
Chris Carey
Executive Producer:
Manda Levin
Executive Producer:
Amanda Coe

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

Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One North WestLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Drama based on the life of author Beatrix Potter, creator of Peter Rabbit. Potter resists her parents' wishes for her to marry and pursues her dream of writing. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Chris Noonan
Beatrix Potter:
Renee Zellweger
Norman Warne:
Ewan McGregor
Millie Warne:
Emily Watson
Rupert Potter:
Bill Paterson
Helen Potter:
Barbara Flynn
Miss Wiggin:
Matyelok Gibbs
William Heelis:
Lloyd Owen
Harold Warne:
Anton Lesser
Fruing Warne:
David Bamber
Mrs Warne:
Phyllida Law
Sir Nigel:
John Woodvine
Mr Copperthwaite:
Geoffrey Beevers

Duration: 1 hour, 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Scotland

Drama based on the Ronald Harwood play about devoted backstage hand Norman as he struggles to support Sir, the brilliant but tyrannical head of a touring theatre company. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour, 54 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Scotland

Biopic documenting Peter Sellers' turbulent rise from popular BBC radio performer to one of the world's most gifted comedic actors. Geoffrey Rush and Charlize Theron star. Show more

Contributors

Peter Sellers:
Geoffrey Rush
Britt Ekland:
Charlize Theron
Anne Sellers:
Emily Watson
Blake Edwards:
John Lithgow
Peg Sellers:
Miriam Margolyes
Bill Sellers:
Peter Vaughan
Stanley Kubrick:
Stanley Tucci
Maurice Woodruff:
Stephen Fry
Dennis Selinger:
Henry Goodman
Casting Agent:
Alison Steadman

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Parliament

Andrew Marr and guests discuss topical politics, current affairs and the arts. Guests include chancellor of the exchequer George Osborne and shadow chancellor Chris Leslie. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Marr
Interviewed Guest:
George Osborne
Interviewed Guest:
Chris Leslie
Interviewed Guest:
Emily Watson
Participant:
Nick Robinson
Participant:
Sarah Baxter
Editor:
Rob Burley
Deputy Editor:
Libby Jukes
Assistant Producer:
Hannah Copeland

Duration: 2 hours

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

A theatre director's artistic life is boosted by a grant. But his relationships and existence become the subject of, and contaminated by, his work. Philip Seymour Hoffman stars. Show more

Contributors

Claire Keen:
Michelle Williams
Adele Lack:
Catherine Keener
Ellen Bascomb/Millicent Weems:
Dianne Wiest
Madeleine Gravis:
Hope Davis
Sammy Barnathan:
Tom Noonan

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Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

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

Comedy drama set in 1970s Reading following three working class lads. Freddie (Christian Cooke) yearns to rise above his station and takes a job selling life insurance. Show more

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Formats

Duration: 1 hour, 38 minutes

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

Available for 8 months

The story of Margaret Humphreys, a social worker from Nottingham who, in 1986, uncovered one of the most significant social scandals of recent times. Show more

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Duration: 2 hours, 15 minutes

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

Wartime drama. It is 1914, and struggling Devon farmer Ted Narracott buys a remarkable but unsuitable horse at auction. However, events soon take the horse far away from England. Show more

Contributors

Albert Narracott:
Jeremy Irvine
Ted Narracott:
Peter Mullan
Rose Narracott:
Emily Watson
Grandfather:
Niels Arestrup
Captain James Nicholls:
Tom Hiddleston
Major Jamie Stewart:
Benedict Cumberbatch
Geordie Soldier:
Toby Kebbell
Lieutenant Charlie Waverly:
Patrick Kennedy
David Lyons:
Robert Emms
Sergeant Fry:
Eddie Marsan
Sergeant Perkins:
Geoff Bell
Army doctor:
Liam Cunningham
Trench captain:
Julian Wadham
Andrew Easton:
Matt Milne

Duration: 2 hours, 17 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Period piece set in the early 1930s with an all-star cast. A weekend shooting party at a country mansion turns into a murder mystery when the host is found dead. Show more

Contributors

Constance Trentham:
Maggie Smith
William McCordle:
Michael Gambon
Sylvia McCordle:
Kristin Scott Thomas
Lord Raymond Stockbridge:
Charles Dance
Ivor Novello:
Jeremy Northam
Morris Weissman:
Bob Balaban
Henry Denton:
Ryan Phillippe
Inspector Thompson:
Stephen Fry
Mary Maceachran:
Kelly Macdonald
Robert Parks:
Clive Owen
Mrs Wilson:
Helen Mirren
Mrs Croft:
Eileen Atkins
Jennings:
Alan Bates
Probert:
Derek Jacobi
Director:
Robert Altman
Isobel McCordle:
Camilla Rutherford
Louisa Stockbridge:
Geraldine Somerville
Anthony Meredith:
Tom Hollander
Lavinia Meredith:
Natasha Wightman
Freddie Nesbitt:
James Wilby
Mabel Nesbitt:
Claudie Blakley
Rupert Standish:
Laurence Fox
Producer:
Robert Altman
Producer:
Bob Balaban
Producer:
David Levy

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Duration: 1 hour, 40 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Coming-of-age drama set at the end of British rule over Swaziland in the 1960s. A teenage boy prepares for life as an adult. Starring Nicholas Hoult and Gabriel Byrne. Show more

Contributors

Harry Compton:
Gabriel Byrne
Lauren Compton:
Miranda Richardson
Ralph Compton:
Nicholas Hoult
Ruby Compton:
Emily Watson
Lady Hardwick:
Celia Imrie
Young Ralph:
Zac Fox
Producer:
Jeff Abberley
Producer:
Pierre Kubel

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Duration: 1 hour, 41 minutes

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

Romantic drama based on a novel by Ian McEwan. Young graduates from different social classes get married after an intense but non-physical affair, but the honeymoon proves to be a huge challenge. Show more

Contributors

Director:
Dominic Cooke
Edward Mayhew:
Billy Howle
Florence Ponting:
Saoirse Ronan
Violet Ponting:
Emily Watson
Geoffrey Ponting:
Samuel West
Lionel Mayhew:
Adrian Scarborough
Majorie Mayhew:
Anne-Marie Duff
Writer:
Ian McEwan

Duration: 1 hour, 17 minutes

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

One-off drama which tells the true story of Julie Nicholson's response to her daughter Jenny's death in the 7 July bombing at Edgware Road tube station. Show more

Loose Ends

Nikki Bedi, Arthur Smith, Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer, Simon Bird, Emily Watson, Nick Robinson, Lucy Rose, Samantha Crain

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Nikki Bedi is joined by guests including Vic Reeves, Bob Mortimer and Simon Bird for an eclectic mix of conversation, music and comedy. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Nikki Bedi
Presenter:
Arthur Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Vic Reeves
Interviewed Guest:
Bob Mortimer
Interviewed Guest:
Simon Bird
Interviewed Guest:
Emily Watson
Interviewed Guest:
Nick Robinson
Performer:
Lucy Rose
Performer:
Samantha Crain
Producer:
Sukey Firth

Loose Ends

Emily Watson, Lord John Bird, Sanjeev Bhaskar, Rick Wakeman, Eliza Carthy and The Wayward Band, Phil Gayle, Clive Anderson

Duration: 47 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Clive Anderson and Phil Gayle are joined by Emily Watson, Lord John Bird, Sanjeev Bhaskar, Rick Wakeman and Eliza Carthy for an eclectic mix of conversation, music and comedy. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Clive Anderson
Presenter:
Phil Gayle
Interviewed Guest:
Emily Watson
Interviewed Guest:
John Bird
Interviewed Guest:
Rick Wakeman
Performer:
Eliza Carthy
Producer:
Sukey Firth