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Drama

Gracey and Me

Duration: 45 minutes

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

4 Extra Debut. Kate returns to South Africa to meet Gracey, the woman she betrayed 25 years ago. Stars Harriet Walter and Jenny Jules. Show more

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Drama

Hunter

Episode 2

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One EastLatest broadcast: on BBC One East

Police thriller. When one of the perpetrators snatches another child, this time a young girl, the pressure mounts and Barclay's team struggle to avert a tragic outcome. Show more

Contributors

Det Super Iain Barclay:
Hugh Bonneville
Det Sergeant Amy Foster:
Janet McTeer
Dr Margaret Newell:
Clare Holman
John Elder:
Adrian Rawlins
DI Zoe Larson:
Eleanor Matsuura
ACC Jenny Griffin:
Harriet Walter
Jan Speddings:
Sophie Stanton
Hannah Crowley:
Frances Albery
Philippa Richards:
Sarah Ball
SC Sue Mailer:
Anna Koval
Jim McCauley:
Tim Woodward
Peter Richards:
Joe Tucker
Alfie Speddings:
Jamie Glover
James Richards:
Oliver Paxton
Louisa Chambers:
Ellie Graham
Ari Assad:
Silas Carson
Julie Carr:
Lisa Ellis
DC Jackie Xavier:
Yvonne Dodoo
Ella Richards:
Sinead Dossett
ICU Ward Sister:
Michelle Joseph
Newsreader:
Sophie Raworth
Producer:
Emma Benson
Director:
Colm McCarthy

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Hunter

Law and Order

Episode 4: A Prisoner's Tale

Duration: 1 hour, 25 minutes

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

Drama series about the British judicial system, seen from the viewpoints of those who keep it, those who break it and those who live off it.

Contributors

Governor Maudling:
Edward Cast
Chief Officer Carne:
Roger Booth
Principal Officer McClean:
Farrell Sheridan
Principal Officer Allen:
Gil Sutherland
Cathy Lynn:
Deirdre Costello
Dr Eynshaw:
Harriet Walter
Stephen Collins:
Ronald Bonfield
Jack Lynn:
Peter Dean
Producer:
Tony Garnett
Writer:
GF Newman
Director:
Les Blair

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

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

One-off drama inspired by the true story of Dr Anne Turner, who in 2006 took her own life in a Zurich clinic having developed an incurable degenerative disease. Show more

Fairytales

Episode 2: Cinderella

Duration: 1 hour

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

A university cleaner must convince a professor who is looking for a female assistant for an expedition to Borneo that she's the right woman for the job. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

The true story of Frankenstein's monster and the woman who created him, Mary Shelley, using her own words and dramatic reconstructions of events in her life and from the novel. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Robert Winston
Mary Shelley:
Lucy Davenport
Mary Woolstencraft:
Harriet Walter
William Goodwin:
Clive Merrison
Frankenstein's Monster:
David Schofield
Victor Frankenstein:
Ronan Vibert
Percy Bysshe Shelley:
Oliver Chris
Lord Byron:
Stephen Mangan
Claire Clairmont:
Amy Phillips
Producer:
Mary Downes
Executive Producer:
Kim Thomas

Drama

Red and Blue

Episode 1: Sacrifice

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Shoreham's latest training scenario places Yorkshire at the centre of a global pandemic alert. Its credibility rests on the successful recruitment of the formidable Dr Hoffman. Show more

Contributors

Bradley Shoreham:
Tim Woodward
Alicia Hoffman:
Harriet Walter
Director:
Toby Swift
Producer:
Toby Swift

Genres

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

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

British comedy with Rufus Hound, Robert Webb and Lucy Punch. As a couple's wedding preparations descend into chaos, the best man decides to capture the event on video. Show more

Contributors

Saskia:
Lucy Punch
The Wedding Planner:
Michelle Gomez
Reverend Dobbs:
Angus Barnett
Wine Merchant:
Kevin Eldon
Konstantin:
Olegar Fedoro
Lauren:
Ella Smith
Director:
Nigel Cole
Writer:
Tim Firth

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By Any Means

Episode 4

Duration: 1 hour

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

Drama series. Jack and the gang resort to desperate measures in an attempt to catch a seemingly ordinary middle-class couple, who have embezzled millions of pounds from charity. Show more

Contributors

Producer:
Tim Key
Director:
Menhaj Huda
Writer:
Jeff Povey
Jack Quinn:
Warren Brown
Jessica Jones:
Shelley Conn
Thomas 'TomTom' Tomkins:
Andrew Lee Potts
Charlie O'Brien:
Elliot Knight
Helen Barlow:
Gina McKee
Sally Walker:
Harriet Walter
Laurence Walker:
Michael Maloney
Hollie Goodridge:
Amy Nuttall
DI Bates:
Rowena King
Assistant Commissioner:
Alison Newman

Simon Schama's Shakespeare

Episode 2: Hollow Crowns

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Simon looks at how Shakespeare's most profound tragedies may have been inspired by the bard's experiences writing for the courts of Elizabeth I and James I. Show more

Drama

Loveness and Me

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Nell Porter (Harriet Walter) decides to see if paying school fees for just one child, Loveness Matakuro, in poverty-stricken rural Zimbabwe will make a difference. Show more

Contributors

Nell Porter:
Harriet Walter
Loveness Makaturo:
Chipo Chung
Celia Makaturo:
Jenny Jules

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Brand

Drama

Drama

The Road from Herat: A Life Story

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Harriet Walter plays Clare Holtham in Abigail Youngman's docu-drama featuring the poetry and journals of this fiercely unusual writer and traveller in Turkey, Iran and Afghanistan. Show more

Contributors

Young Clare:
Harriet Walter
Poet Clare:
Harriet Walter
Producer:
Sara Davies

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Brand

Drama

Duration: 1 hour

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

Professor James Shapiro goes in search of the mysterious man behind The Duchess of Malfi, the son of a coach-maker who ended up rivalling Shakespeare. Show more

Dangerous Visions

Anita Sullivan - The Bee Maker

Duration: 45 minutes

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

4 Extra Debut. It is 2020, and the bees are nearly all gone. Human beings might be nex. A cautionary tale about our busy technology-filled lives. With Alice Lowe and Harriet Walter. Show more

Contributors

Deborah:
Alice Lowe
Hire Car Salesman:
Alun Raglan
Customs Official:
John Norton
Lost Passenger:
Claire Cage

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Poetry Please

16/02/2014

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Roger McGough introduces poems by Lewis Carroll, Billy Collins, Kipling and Rossetti and takes a look at the poetry of Raymond Carver. With readers Harriet Walter and Guy Paul. Show more

Poetry Please

A dollop of nonsense and a hint of spring

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Roger McGough introduces poems requested by listeners, including works by Mervyn Peake, Guy Wetmore Carryl and Wordsworth. Read by Harriet Walter and Guy Paul. Show more

Front Row

Tom Hollander, Emma Donoghue, Captain America: The Winter Soldier

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Arts news with John Wilson, including Tom Hollander on the return of Rev, author Emma Donoghue on her new book Frog Music, and a review of Captain America: The Winter Soldier. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Tom Hollander
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Donoghue
Interviewed Guest:
Naomi Alderman
Interviewed Guest:
Harriet Walter

Drama on 3

Time and the Conways

Duration: 2 hours

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

By JB Priestley. Not long after the end of WWI the Conway family gather for daughter Kay's 21st birthday. However, 19 years later the future is far from the one they imagined. Show more

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Home Front - Omnibus

Episode 8: 22-26 September 1914

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for years

Well-known suffragette Emmeline Pankhurst visits Folkestone, and on the Leas an amicable alliance is reached. With Keely Beresford, Michael Bertenshaw, Sean Connolly. Show more