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Drama on 3

The Seagull

Duration: 1 hour, 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3Latest broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Siobhan Redmond and Paul Higgins head a Scottish cast in Chekhov's classic drama. When actress Irina Arkadina arrives at her brother's estate, tempers inevitably get frayed. Show more

Contributors

Genres

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Drama set in Edinburgh. Architects Purves and Pekkala are offered the chance to redesign a Georgian church, but the head of Scottish Heritage mysteriously falls from its tower. Show more

Genres

Line of Duty

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour

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

Available for years

Drama series. When Steve Arnott is transferred to an anti-corruption unit, he finds his target is the city's top detective, Tony Gates. Can Gates really be as good as he appears? Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 54 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC One West

Acclaimed and controversial drama depicting Scots Guards officer Robert Lawrence's devastating experiences of the Falklands War. Show more

Contributors

Robert Lawrence:
Colin Firth
Director:
Richard Eyre
Hugh Mackessac:
Paul Rhys
John Lawrence:
David Calder
Jean Lawrence:
Barbara Leigh-Hunt
Nick Lawrence:
Rupert Baker
Christopher Lawrence:
Jack Fortune
George Stubbs:
Roddy Maude-Roxby
Helen Stubbs:
Ann Bell
Louise Stubbs:
Sophie Thompson
Sgt Brodick:
Tam Dean Burn
Fraser:
Ian Michie
Saltemarsh:
Paul Higgins
Lt Col Bill Kirke:
Timothy Carlton
Adj Stewart Inglis:
Mark Wing-Davey
Maj Walsh:
Robin Dalglish
Lt Peter Fyshe:
Edward Rawle-Hicks
Noble Lord:
Charles Millham
Harry Hebers:
Ben Cole
Terry Knapp:
Clive Russell
Brigade Off:
David Conville
Group Capt:
Edwin Richfield
Wentworth:
Brian Hall
Elderly Man:
Charles Lamb
RAF Officer:
Richard Owens
Welsh Lady:
Arbel Jones
Welsh Man:
Sean Scanlan
Air Cdr:
Tony Caunter
Colour Sgt:
Iain McColl
Lt Col RAMC:
Edward Lyon
Maj Newman:
Angela Morant
CSM Brown:
Murray Ewan
Night Nurse:
Sharon D Clarke
Night Nurse:
Leila Bertrand
Chaplain:
Roy Spencer
Yeoman Warder:
Alan White
Phyllida:
Serena Gordon
Argentinian:
Francisco Morales
Argentinian:
Martin Garfield
Producer:
Richard Broke

Due South

Series 1

Episode 13: The Gift of the Wheelman

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern IrelandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Police drama series about a straight-laced Canadian mountie in Chicago. A gang of crooks dressed as Santa Claus rob a bank. Show more

Contributors

Constable Benton Fraser:
Paul Gross
Detective Ray Vecchio:
David Marciano
Gardino:
Daniel Kash
Fraser Sr:
Gordon Pinsent

Celebrity Mastermind

2018/19

Episode 6

Duration: 28 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC One West

John Humphrys puts four celebrities to the test in another episode of the classic quiz. Taking part are Neil Jones, YolanDa Brown, Paul Higgins and Holly Hamilton. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Humphrys
Participant:
Neil Jones
Participant:
YolanDa Brown
Participant:
Paul Higgins
Participant:
Holly Hamilton
Producer:
Mark Helsby

Book of the Week

The Vital Spark: Appointment in Arezzo

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Appointment in Arezzo: Journalist Alan Taylor's memoir of a friendship with Muriel Spark, one of the 20th century's great writers. Read by Paul Higgins. Show more

Book of the Week

The Vital Spark: Appointment in Arezzo

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Journalist Alan Taylor's memoir of his friendship with author Muriel Spark. Taylor meets the author's Tuscan social circle. Read by Paul Higgins. Show more

Book of the Week

The Vital Spark: Appointment in Arezzo

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Journalist Alan Taylor accompanies his friend, author Muriel Spark, as she returns to America to celebrate 75 years of the New Yorker magazine. Read by Paul Higgins. Show more

Decline and Fall

Series 1

Episode 3

Duration: 1 hour

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

Adaption of Evelyn Waugh's comedy novel. Valiantly taking the fall for Margot, Paul Pennyfeather finds himself in deep trouble with the law. Show more

Contributors

Paul Pennyfeather:
Jack Whitehall
Monsieur Galeon:
Jasper Jacob
Jane Jenkins:
Eleri Morgan
Journalist:
Ben McGregor
Peter Beste-Chetwynde:
Oscar Kennedy
Alistair Digby-Vaine-Trumpington:
Tom Stourton
Inspector Bruce:
Nicholas Murchie
Prosecution Council:
Michael Cochrane
Arthur Potts:
Matthew Beard
Chief Warder:
Paul Higgins
Philbrick:
Stephen Graham
Prison Medical Officer:
Tim Woodward
Prendergast:
Vincent Franklin
Harold:
Jack Brady
Wilfred Lucas-Dockery:
Jason Watkins
Officer Bowman:
Joseph Prowen
Margot Beste-Chetwynde:
Eva Longoria
Dr Fagan:
David Suchet
Mr Wilson:
Geoff McGivern
Writer:
James Wood
Producer:
Matthew Bird
Production Company:
Tiger Aspect Productions Ltd

Drama

The Price of Oil

No Two Days

Duration: 45 minutes

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

On 20 April 2010, the Deepwater Horizon rig explodes, spilling millions of gallons of oil into the Mexican Gulf. An ambitious young journalist is determined to investigate. Show more

Line of Duty

Series 1

Episode 5

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Available for years

Drama series. With Gates on the run, the anti-corruption team come under pressure to close the case. Arnott is forced to make some tough decisions about where his loyalties lie. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 42 minutes

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

Period drama. Adbul Karim is whisked from his clerk's job at an Accra prison to present a ceremonial coin to Queen Victoria for her golden jubilee, along with his more reluctant companion Mohammed. Show more

Contributors

Miss Phipps:
Fenella Woolgar
Arthur Bigge:
Robin Soans
Mohammed:
Adeel Akhtar
Dr Reid:
Paul Higgins
Alick Yorke:
Julian Wadham
Writer:
Lee Hall
Lady Churchill:
Olivia Williams
Lord Salisbury:
Michael Gambon
Abdul:
Ali Fazal
Sir Henry Ponsonby:
Tim Pigott-Smith
Producer:
Beeban Kidron
Queen Victoria:
Judi Dench

Silent Witness

Series 12

Part 1: Safe, Part 1

Duration: 56 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC One Scotland

Available for 5 months

Drama series about a team of forensic pathologists. Leo does community service on a rough estate after being done for drink-driving. Show more

Contributors

Dr Harry Cunningham:
Tom Ward
Dr Nikki Alexander:
Emilia Fox
Professor Leo Dalton:
William Gaminara
Detective Sergeant Nick Wallace:
Paul Higgins
Errol Harris:
Daniel Kaluuya
Ryan McBride:
Jamie Sives
Shana Block:
Nicole Lecky
Richard Ojama:
Kerron Darby
Jerome Assante:
Karl Collins
Charlie B:
Elijah Baker
Mr Marigold:
Jonathan Coyne
Keenan Barnes:
Charles Mnene
Celia Ojama:
Golda Rosheuvel
Shana's Mother:
Marva Alexander
Mrs Harris:
Natasha Williams
Man Selling Gun:
Sidney Cole
Gang Member:
Tobi Bakare
Traffic Police Officer:
Paul Bridle
Footballer:
Zachary Scipio
Director:
Sue Tully
Producer:
George Ormond

Silent Witness

Series 12

Part 2: Safe, Part 2

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC One Scotland

Available for 5 months

Drama series about a team of forensic pathologists. Frustration builds as the team struggles to find any useful evidence from the post-mortems to help the police. Show more

Contributors

Professor Leo Dalton:
William Gaminara
Dr Nikki Alexander:
Emilia Fox
Dr Harry Cunningham:
Tom Ward
Det Sgt Nick Wallace:
Paul Higgins
Producer:
George Ormond
Ryan McBride:
Jamie Sives
Keenan Barnes:
Charles Mnene
Jerome Assante:
Karl Collins
Celia Ojama:
Golda Rosheuvel
Charlie B:
Elijah Baker
Mrs Harris:
Natasha Williams
Errol Harris:
Daniel Kaluuya
Richard Ojama:
Kerron Darby
Stabbed Boy:
Tito Fagbenle
Somali Gang:
Michael Ogunwale
Gang Member:
Tobi Bakare
Director:
Sue Tully

Duration: 1 hour, 32 minutes

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

Romantic ensemble piece about a lonely young gay man who finds love with an unexpected partner after joining a self-help group to improve his social life. Show more

Line of Duty

Series 2

Episode 1

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Available for years

Police drama series. A brutal ambush on a police convoy leaves three officers dead and a protected witness fighting for his life. AC-12 turn their spotlight on Lindsay Denton. Show more

The Wrong Mans

Series 1

Episode 1: The Wrong Mans

Duration: 29 minutes

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

Sitcom. A shocking car accident and a case of mistaken identity catapults lowly council employees Sam and Phil into the middle of a deadly criminal conspiracy. Show more

Contributors

Sergeant Ince:
Vincent Franklin
PC Hennessy:
Paul Higgins
Hospital Receptionist:
Jennifer Tollady
Patient:
Tim Plester
Anaesthetist:
Jason Watkins
Mr Smith:
Steven Elder
Operating Nurse:
Lu Corfield
Surgery Receptionist:
Chrissie Cotterill
Associate Producer:
Charlie Leech

Line of Duty

Series 1

Episode 3

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Available for years

Drama series. Arnott is convinced Gates played a part in Jackie's disappearance. The anti-corruption team try to trap Gates into revealing his role in covering up Jackie's crimes. Show more