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Duration: 1 hour, 35 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC ThreeLatest broadcast: on BBC Three

Available for 2 months

Action tale adapted from the popular video game in which the eponymous heroine (Angelina Jolie) races against time to find an ancient relic before it falls into the wrong hands. Show more

Contributors

Lara Croft:
Angelina Jolie
Lord Richard Croft:
Jon Voight
Manfred Powell:
Iain Glen
Alex West:
Daniel Craig
Distinguished Gentleman:
Richard Johnson
Director:
Simon West
Producer:
Lloyd Levin
Producer:
Colin Wilson
Writer:
Mike Werb
Writer:
Simon West

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

The tale of an unlikely friendship between Bruno (Asa Butterfield), the son of a Nazi commandant, and Shmuel (Jack Scanlon), a Jewish boy held captive in a concentration camp. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

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

All Parisian society wants to meet the mysterious, and fabulously wealthy Count. Starring Iain Glen, Toby Jones and Paul Rhys. Show more

Contributors

The Count/Edmond Dantes:
Iain Glen
Younger Haydee:
Amber Rose Revah
Baron Danglars:
Toby Jones
Gerard de Villefort:
Paul Rhys
Fernand, Count de Morcerf:
Zubin Varla
Mercedes de Morcerf:
Josette Simon
Heloise de Villefort:
Kate Fleetwood
Abbe Faria:
Richard Johnson
General Noirtier:
Karl Johnson
Hermine Danglars:
Stephanie Racine
Albert de Morcerf:
Will Howard
Jacopo:
Joe Sims
Max Morrell:
Adam Nagaitis
Valentine de Villefort:
Lizzy Watts

Duration: 1 hour

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

The full consequences of the Count's revenge shake Paris. Will anyone be saved? Stars Iain Glen, Toby Jones and Paul Rhys. Show more

Contributors

The Count/Edmond Dantes:
Iain Glen
Younger Haydee:
Amber Rose Revah
Mercedes de Morcerf:
Josette Simon
Fernand, Count de Morcerf:
Zubin Varla
Gerard de Villefort:
Paul Rhys
Heloise de Villefort:
Kate Fleetwood
Abbe Faria:
Richard Johnson
Baron Danglars:
Toby Jones
Hermine Danglars:
Stephanie Racine
Eugenie Danglars:
Eleanor Crooks
Valentine de Villefort:
Lizzy Watts
Edouard de Villefort:
Finn Monteath
Max Morrell:
Adam Nagaitis
Andrea Cavalcanti:
Will Howard
Bertuccio:
Paul Stonehouse
Jacopo:
Joe Sims

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Edmund Dantes finds buried treasure, and plots revenge on his enemies. Stars Iain Glen, Toby Jones and Jane Lapotaire. Show more

Contributors

Edmond Dantes:
Iain Glen
Abbe Faria:
Richard Johnson
Monsieur Morrell:
Robert Blythe
Danglars:
Toby Jones
Fernand:
Zubin Varla
Caderousse:
Ben Crowe
Jacopo:
Joe Sims
Captain Patin:
Patrick Brennan
Albert de Morcerf:
Will Howard
Antoine:
Will Howard
Max Morrell:
Adam Nagaitis
Mathilde:
Liza Sadovy
Julie Morrell:
Eleanor Crooks

Bleak Expectations

Series 5

An Alrightish Life Savagely Frozen to Bits

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Pip races across Antarctica to thwart his nemesis. Mark Evans' Victorian comic epic stars Tom Allen. From December 2012. Show more

Contributors

Writer:
Mark Evans
Sir Philip:
Richard Johnson
Young Pip Bin:
Tom Allen
Gently Benevolent:
Anthony Head
Harry Biscuit:
James Bachman
Clampvulture:
Geoffrey Whitehead
Pippa:
Susy Kane
Explorer:
Mark Evans

Bleak Expectations

Series 5

A Writerly Life Made Dreadfully Different

Duration: 25 minutes

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

It’s a writing showdown between Pip and Charles Dickens. Mark Evans' Victorian comic epic stars Tom Allen. From December 2012. Show more

Contributors

Writer:
Mark Evans
Sir Philip:
Richard Johnson
Young Pip Bin:
Tom Allen
Gently Benevolent:
Anthony Head
Harry Biscuit:
James Bachman
Clampvulture:
Geoffrey Whitehead
Pippa:
Susy Kane
The Real Charles Dickens:
Mark Evans

Bleak Expectations

Series 5

A Terrifying Life Made Even Scarier a Bit Some More

Duration: 30 minutes

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

A new and terrible danger threatens Britain. Mark Evans' Victorian comic epic stars Tom Allen. From December 2012. Show more

Contributors

Writer:
Mark Evans
Sir Philip:
Richard Johnson
Young Pip Bin:
Tom Allen
Gently Benevolent:
Anthony Head
Harry Biscuit:
James Bachman
Servewell:
James Bachman
Clampvulture:
Geoffrey Whitehead
Pippa:
Susy Kane
Hector the Holy Horse:
Mark Evans

Bleak Expectations

Series 5

A Loved-Up Life Potentially Totally Annihilated

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Mister Gently Benevolent unveils an evil advent calendar. Mark Evans' Victorian comic epic stars Tom Allen. From December 2012. Show more

Contributors

Writer:
Mark Evans
Sir Philip:
Richard Johnson
Young Pip Bin:
Tom Allen
Gently Benevolent:
Anthony Head
Harry Biscuit:
James Bachman
Servewell:
James Bachman
Clampvulture:
Geoffrey Whitehead
Pippa:
Susy Kane
The Ghost of Christmice:
Mark Evans

Bleak Expectations

Series 5

Episode 1: A Pleasant Yet Dull Life Re-Evilled

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Pip receives an intriguing invitation to a house party. Mark Evans' Victorian comic epic stars Tom Allen. From November 2012. Show more

Contributors

Writer:
Mark Evans
Sir Philip:
Richard Johnson
Young Pip Bin:
Tom Allen
Gently Benevolent:
Anthony Head
Harry Biscuit:
James Bachman
Clampvulture:
Geoffrey Whitehead
Pippa:
Susy Kane
General Kartoffel-Kopf:
Mark Evans

Bleak Expectations

Series 5

A Re-Excited Life Made Distinctly Dangerous

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Can Pip thwart the plans of evil Mr Gently Benevolent? Mark Evans' Victorian comic epic stars Tom Allen. From November 2012. Show more

Contributors

Writer:
Mark Evans
Sir Philip:
Richard Johnson
Young Pip Bin:
Tom Allen
Gently Benevolent:
Anthony Head
Harry Biscuit:
James Bachman
Clampvulture:
Geoffrey Whitehead
Pippa:
Susy Kane
Viceroy Roy Weiss:
Mark Evans

Spooks

Series 7

Episode 6

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC ThreeLatest broadcast: on BBC Three

Available for years

Drama series about the British Security Service. A teenage boy accidentally stumbles upon a government conspiracy and is instantly absorbed into the world of MI5 for protection. Show more

Contributors

Harry Pearce:
Peter Firth
Ros Myers:
Hermione Norris
Lucas North:
Richard Armitage
Jo Portman:
Miranda Raison
Connie James:
Gemma Jones
Malcolm Wynn-Jones:
Hugh Simon
Ben Kaplan:
Alex Lanipekun
Bernard Qualtrough:
Richard Johnson
Rachel Beauchamp:
Jill Baker
Claude Denizet:
Stephen Greif
Producer:
Katie Swinden

Spooks

Series 7

Episode 7

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC ThreeLatest broadcast: on BBC Three

Available for years

Drama series about the British Security Service. Harry is imprisoned and accused by MI5 of being the Russian mole. Lucas goes to Moscow to get to the bottom of Harry's arrest. Show more

Contributors

Harry Pearce:
Peter Firth
Ros Myers:
Hermione Norris
Lucas North:
Richard Armitage
Jo Portman:
Miranda Raison
Connie James:
Gemma Jones
Malcolm Wynn-Jones:
Hugh Simon
Ben Kaplan:
Alex Lanipekun
Bernard Qualtrough:
Richard Johnson
Richard Dolby:
Robert East
Home Secretary:
Robert Glenister
Producer:
Katie Swinden

Duration: 1 hour, 50 minutes

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

Powerful drama, based on the novel by Penelope Mortimer, about a mother who suffers a nervous breakdown after learning of her third husband's infidelity. Starring Anne Bancroft. Show more

Contributors

Jo Armitage:
Anne Bancroft
Director:
Jack Clayton
Jake Armitage:
Peter Finch
Bob Conway:
James Mason
Jo's Father:
Cedric Hardwicke
Jo's Mother:
Rosalind Atkinson
Psychiatrist:
Eric Porter
Beth Conway:
Janine Gray
Philpott:
Maggie Smith
Woman in Hair Salon:
Yootha Joyce

Genres

Formats

Silent Witness

Series 16

Part 1: Legacy, Part 1

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Available for 3 months

Drama series. Nikki is wooed by a science minister as she and Jack investigate a murder on an eco-building project, whilst Leo finds himself trapped in a hospital siege. Show more

Contributors

Dr Nikki Alexander:
Emilia Fox
Colin Connor:
Josef Altin
Lord James Embleton:
Ed Stoppard
Sir William Embleton:
Richard Johnson
Brian Blackburn:
Wayne Foskett
Alison Ryder:
Teresa Banham

Silent Witness

Series 16

Part 2: Legacy, Part 2

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Available for 3 months

Drama series. Conflict brews between Leo and Nikki when he suspects her new boyfriend is involved in a 50-year cover-up, leaving Leo battling alone to expose the truth. Show more

Contributors

Dr Nikki Alexander:
Emilia Fox
Brian Blackburn:
Wayne Foskett
Sir William Embleton:
Richard Johnson
Lord James Embleton:
Ed Stoppard
Alison Ryder:
Teresa Banham

Waking the Dead

Series 6

Part 1: Double Bind - Part 1

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One CambridgeshireLatest broadcast: on BBC One Cambridgeshire

Available for 6 months

The team is drawn back to a horrific double parricide from 1967 when a decomposed body is found buried in a Hampstead garden. Show more

Contributors

Det Supt Peter Boyd:
Trevor Eve
Dr Grace Foley:
Sue Johnston
Dr Eve Lockhart:
Tara Fitzgerald
DI Spencer Jordan:
Wil Johnson
DC Stella Goodman:
Felicite Du Jeu
Dr Caroline Ritter:
Jill Baker
Mark Lennon:
Hugh Mitchell
Dr Raymond Parke:
Richard Johnson

Waking the Dead

Series 6

Part 2: Double Bind - Part 2

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One CambridgeshireLatest broadcast: on BBC One Cambridgeshire

Available for 6 months

Boyd and the team investigate events at a hippy commune in 1967. Double murderer Daniel Lennon is still on the loose. Show more

Contributors

Det Supt Peter Boyd:
Trevor Eve
Dr Grace Foley:
Sue Johnston
Dr Eve Lockhart:
Tara Fitzgerald
DI Spencer Jordan:
Wil Johnson
DC Stella Goodman:
Felicite Du Jeu
Dr Caroline Ritter:
Jill Baker
Mark Lennon:
Hugh Mitchell
Dr Raymond Parke:
Richard Johnson

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Comedy adventure in the style of Charles Dickens. Jedrington Secret-Past has a successful business until a lawyer tells him he owes a massive debt. Show more

Contributors

Skulkingworm:
Stephen Fry
Jedrington Secret-Past:
Robert Webb
Miss Christmasham:
Celia Imrie
Jolliforth:
David Mitchell
Artful Codger:
Johnny Vegas
Fearshiver:
Joshua McGuire
Fruitcake/Mr Christmasham:
Terrence Hardiman
Uncle Writes Prompt Thank:
Richard Johnson
Aunt Good Spelling:
Una Stubbs
Aunt Chastity:
Judy Parfitt
Aunt Sobriety:
Phyllida Law
Scruffy Urchin/Nudger:
Sidney Johnston
Small News Boy:
Hector McCormick
Harumble/Former Customer:
Colin Hoult
Vicar of St Weddings:
Mark Evans
Skulkingworm's Mum:
Abigail Burdess
Policeman:
Dominic Coleman
Ghost of Christmas Past:
Dave Lamb
Well To Do Man:
Gus Brown
Young Miss Christmasham:
Aimee Parkes
Writer:
Mark Evans
Writer:
Mark Evans

Genres

Murder, She Wrote

Series 4

Episode 6: It Runs in the Family

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Murder mystery series. Jessica's cousin Emma, a dance-hall performer, is forced to investigate the murder of a wealthy friend. Show more

Contributors

Emma McGill:
Angela Lansbury
Inspector Frost:
Anthony Newley
Arthur Constable:
John Standing
Lord Geoffrey Constable:
Richard Johnson