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Duration: 1 hour, 37 minutes

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

Action thriller that sees a disgraced intelligence chief team up with a former agent when a terrorist escapes from custody. Show more

Contributors

Harry Pearce:
Peter Firth
Will Holloway:
Kit Harington
Geraldine Maltby:
Jennifer Ehle
Aden Qasim:
Elyes Gabel
Erin Watts:
Lara Pulver
Warrender:
David Harewood
Malcolm Wynn-Jones:
Hugh Simon
Robert Vass:
Michael Wildman
Emerson:
Elliot Levey
Dani Tasuev:
Cosmo Jarvis
Ed Lansbury:
Ronan Summers
Hannah Santo:
Eleanor Matsuura

Duration: 1 hour, 19 minutes

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

Drama-documentary telling the story of Geoffrey Wellum who, at the age of just 18, was one of the youngest Spitfire pilots to go into combat in the Battle of Britain. Show more

Contributors

Dickensian

Episode 12

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Drama series set within the world of Charles Dickens's novels. Compeyson is prevented from attending an important meeting with Amelia. Bucket makes an upsetting discovery. Show more

Contributors

Sally Compeyson:
Antonia Bernath
Sir Leicester Dedlock:
Richard Cordery
Little Boy:
Leonardo Dickens
Emily Cratchit:
Jennifer Hennessey
Amelia Havisham:
Tuppence Middleton
Frances Barbary:
Alexandra Moen
Peter Cratchit:
Brenock O'Connor
Mrs Bumble:
Caroline Quentin
Arthur Havisham:
Joseph Quinn
Inspector Bucket:
Stephen Rea
Mr Bumble:
Richard Ridings
Honoria Barbary:
Sophie Rundle
Meriwether Compeyson:
Tom Weston-Jones
Mr Norton:
Gary Oliver
Writer:
Chloe Moss
Producer:
David Boulter
Director:
Mark Brozel
Production Company:
Red Planet (Dickens) Limited

War and Peace

Episode 5

Duration: 1 hour

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

Drama series set in Russia in the early 19th century, based on Tolstoy's novel. Napoleon outrages the Russian emperor by crossing the border and marching his army towards Moscow. Show more

Contributors

Pierre Bezukhov:
Paul Dano
Natasha Rostova:
Lily James
Andrei Bolkonsky:
James Norton
Prince Nikolai Bolkonsky:
Jim Broadbent
Anna Pavlovna Scherer:
Gillian Anderson
Prince Vassily Kuragin:
Stephen Rea
General Mikhail Kutuzov:
Brian Cox
Napoleon Bonaparte:
Mathieu Kassovitz
Boris Drubetskoy:
Aneurin Barnard
Marya Bolkonskaya:
Jessie Buckley
Fedya Dolokhov:
Tom Burke
Count Ilya Rostov:
Adrian Edmondson
Petya Rostov:
Otto Farrant
Bilibin:
Rory Keenan
Tsar Alexander:
Ben Lloyd-Hughes
Sonya Rostova:
Aisling Loftus
Nikolai Rostov:
Jack Lowden
Helene Bezukhova:
Tuppence Middleton
Mademoiselle Bourienne:
Olivia Ross
Countess Natalya Rostova:
Greta Scacchi
Anatole Kuragin:
Callum Turner
Director:
Tom Harper

Dickensian

Episode 20

Duration: 50 minutes

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

Period drama series. As Amelia Havisham prepares for the wedding of the year, Arthur realises he is the only one who can save her - but will he act or take the coward's way out? Show more

Contributors

Tim Cratchit:
Zaak Conway
John Bagnet:
Oliver Coopersmith
Ebenezer Scrooge:
Ned Dennehy
Oliver Twist:
Leonardo Dickens
Mr Venus:
Omid Djalili
Martha Cratchit:
Phoebe Dynevor
Fanny Biggetywitch:
Ellie Haddington
Emily Cratchit:
Jennifer Hennessy
Amelia Havisham:
Tuppence Middleton
Frances Barbary:
Alexandra Moen
Peter Cratchit:
Brenock O'Connor
Mrs Bumble:
Caroline Quentin
Arthur Havisham:
Joseph Quinn
Inspector Bucket:
Stephen Rea
Mr Bumble:
Richard Ridings
Honoria Barbary:
Sophie Rundle
Bill Sikes:
Mark Stanley
Meriwether Compeyson:
Tom Weston-Jones
Bob Cratchit:
Robert Wilfort
Jacob Marley:
Peter Firth
Producer:
David Boulter
Director:
Andy Hay
Production Company:
Red Planet (Dickens) Limited

Novels That Shaped Our World

Series 1

The Empire Writes Back

Duration: 59 minutes

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

A look at how the novel has marched in lock step with the rise, decline and fall of the British Empire. Show more

The Novel

The Empire Writes Back

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS EuropeLatest broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS Europe

The final episode of the series examines how the British Empire was celebrated in the novels of some writers and taken apart and upended by others. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

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

In the week that follows Princess Diana's tragic death on 31 August 1997, four separate stories unfold as ordinary lives are affected in different ways by the loss of an icon. Show more

Contributors

Michael Lewis:
Laurie Davidson
Mary McDonald:
Tamsin Greig
Mrs McDonald:
Gemma Jones
Laura Phillips:
Tuppence Middleton
Jack Taylor:
Nico Mirallegro
Colin Taylor:
Neil Morrisey
Uncle Zaheer:
Roshan Seth
Producer:
Karen Lewis
Executive Producer:
Luke Alkin
Executive Producer:
Kenton Allen
Executive Producer:
Jeremy Brock
Executive Producer:
Simon Curtis
Executive Producer:
Matthew Justice
Production Company:
Big Talk Productions

Genres

BBC National Short Story Award

BBC National Short Story Award 2018

The Minutes by Nell Stevens

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Nell Stevens' shortlisted story in which art and activism unite. Things aren’t quite what they seem. Read by Tuppence Middleton. Show more

War and Peace

Episode 6

Duration: 1 hour, 20 minutes

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

Drama series set in Russia in the early 19th century, based on Tolstoy's novel. As Napoleon marches into Moscow, the Rostovs rush to leave the city. Show more

Contributors

Pierre Bezukhov:
Paul Dano
Natasha Rostova:
Lily James
Andrei Bolkonsky:
James Norton
Anna Pavlovna Scherer:
Gillian Anderson
Prince Vassily Kuragin:
Stephen Rea
General Mikhail Kutuzov:
Brian Cox
Napoleon Bonaparte:
Mathieu Kassovitz
Vassily Denisov:
Thomas Arnold
Boris Drubetskoy:
Aneurin Barnard
Marya Bolkonskaya:
Jessie Buckley
Fedya Dolokhov:
Tom Burke
Count Ilya Rostov:
Adrian Edmondson
Petya Rostov:
Otto Farrant
Anna Drubetskaya:
Rebecca Front
Bilibin:
Rory Keenan
Sonya Rostova:
Aisling Loftus
Nikolai Rostov:
Jack Lowden
Helene Bezukhova:
Tuppence Middleton
Platon Karataev:
Adrian Rawlins
Mademoiselle Bourienne:
Olivia Ross
Countess Natalya Rostova:
Greta Scacchi
Director:
Tom Harper

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

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

Available for 2 months

Thriller based on the novel The Wheel Spins. A beautiful young socialite faces danger while trying to solve the disappearance of a travelling companion. Show more

Contributors

Max Hare:
Tom Hughes
Miss Froy:
Selina Cadell
Laura Parmiter:
Keeley Hawes
Mr Todhunter:
Julian Rhind-Tutt
Evelyn Floodporter:
Stephanie Cole
Rose Floodporter:
Gemma Jones
Mrs Barnes:
Sandy McDade
Reverend Kenneth Barnes:
Pip Torrens
The Professor:
Alex Jennings
The Baroness:
Benedikte Hansen
Border Guard:
Paolo Antonio
Blonde Woman:
Marta Bolfan Uglien
Ticket Master:
Vilmos Csevernak
Frau Kummer:
Zsuzsa David
Station Porter:
Galko Balazs
Father in Carriage:
Istvan Gyurity
Mother in Carriage:
Zsuzsa Kalmar
Ticket Officer:
Gabor Krausz
Girl in Carriage:
Lili Lakos
Male Nurse:
Andras Lukacs
Customs Officer:
Balazs Mozes
Concierge:
Csaba Zold
Executive Producer:
Anne Pivcevic

Dickensian

Episode 7

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One OxfordshireLatest broadcast: on BBC One Oxfordshire

Victorian drama. When a drunken prank goes dangerously wrong, Arthur realises the lengths to which Compeyson will go to achieve his aims. Show more

Contributors

Tim Cratchit:
Zaak Conway
Sir Leicester Dedlock:
Richard Cordery
Ebenezer Scrooge:
Ned Dennehy
Emily Cratchit:
Jennifer Hennessy
Matthew Pocket:
Sam Hoare
Amelia Havisham:
Tuppence Middleton
Frances Barbary:
Alexandra Moen
Mrs Bumble:
Caroline Quentin
Arthur Havisham:
Joseph Quinn
Edward Barbary:
Adrian Rawlins
Inspector Bucket:
Stephen Rea
Mr Bumble:
Richard Ridings
Honoria Barbary:
Sophie Rundle
Bill Sikes:
Mark Stanley
Captain James Hawdon:
Ben Starr
Meriwether Compeyson:
Tom Weston-Jones
Bob Cratchit:
Robert Wilfort
Constable Duff:
Jack Shalloo
Producer:
David Boulter
Production Company:
Red Planet (Dickens) Limited

Dickensian

Episode 8

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Victorian drama. Will Arthur find the courage to confide in Matthew before Compeyson continues his plans to be rid of him? Edward comes into the sights of Inspector Bucket. Show more

Contributors

Matthew Pocket:
Sam Hoare
Amelia Havisham:
Tuppence Middleton
Frances Barbary:
Alexandra Moen
Mrs Bumble:
Caroline Quentin
Arthur Havisham:
Joseph Quinn
Edward Barbary:
Adrian Rawlins
Inspector Bucket:
Stephen Rea
Mr Bumble:
Richard Ridings
Honoria Barbary:
Sophie Rundle
Bill Sikes:
Mark Stanley
Captain James Hawdon:
Ben Starr
Meriwether Compeyson:
Tom Weston-Jones
Producer:
David Boulter
Production Company:
Red Planet (Dickens) Limited

Dickensian

Episode 9

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Victorian drama. Already facing financial ruin, Edward Barbary finds his situation deteriorating when Scrooge demands his loan is repaid. Show more

Contributors

Ebenezer Scrooge:
Ned Dennehy
Mr Venus:
Omid Djalili
Fanny Biggetywitch:
Ellie Haddington
Amelia Havisham:
Tuppence Middleton
Frances Barbary:
Alexandra Moen
Peter Cratchit:
Brenock O'Connor
Mrs Bumble:
Caroline Quentin
Arthur Havisham:
Joseph Quinn
Edward Barbary:
Adrian Rawlins
Inspector Bucket:
Stephen Rea
Mr Bumble:
Richard Ridings
Honoria Barbary:
Sophie Rundle
Bill Sikes:
Mark Stanley
Captain James Hawdon:
Ben Starr
Meriwether Compeyson:
Tom Weston-Jones
Constable Duff:
Jack Shalloo
Producer:
David Boulter
Production Company:
Red Planet (Dickens) Limited

Dickensian

Episode 11

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Drama series set within the world of Charles Dickens's novels. Honoria faces up to the reality of her father's desperate situation and what it means for her relationship. Show more

Contributors

Inspector Bucket:
Stephen Rea
Mrs Bumble:
Caroline Quentin
Tim Cratchit:
Zaak Conway
Sir Leicester Dedlock:
Richard Cordery
Ebenezer Scrooge:
Ned Dennehy
Martha Cratchit:
Phoebe Dynevor
Emily Cratchit:
Jennifer Hennessey
Amelia Havisham:
Tuppence Middleton
Frances Barbary:
Alexandra Moen
Peter Cratchit:
Brenock O'Connor
Arthur Havisham:
Joseph Quinn
Edward Barbary:
Adrian Rawlins
Mr Bumble:
Richard Ridings
Honoria Barbary:
Sophie Rundle
Bill Sikes:
Mark Stanley
Captain James Hawdon:
Ben Starr
Meriwether Compeyson:
Tom Weston-Jones
Bob Cratchit:
Robert Wilfort
Producer:
David Boulter
Director:
Mark Brozel
Production Company:
Red Planet (Dickens) Limited

Dickensian

Episode 13

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Drama series set within the world of Charles Dickens's novels. Honoria comes to terms with letting Hawdon go. Bucket searches for reasons to keep Fagin in prison. Show more

Contributors

Tim Cratchit:
Zaak Conway
Ebenezer Scrooge:
Ned Dennehy
Martha Cratchit:
Phoebe Dynevor
Fanny Biggetywitch:
Ellie Haddington
Emily Cratchit:
Jennifer Hennessey
Amelia Havisham:
Tuppence Middleton
Frances Barbary:
Alexandra Moen
Mrs Bumble:
Caroline Quentin
Arthur Havisham:
Joseph Quinn
Edward Barbary:
Adrian Rawlins
Inspector Bucket:
Stephen Rea
Mr Bumble:
Richard Ridings
Honoria Barbary:
Sophie Rundle
Meriwether Compeyson:
Tom Weston-Jones
Bob Cratchit:
Robert Wilfort
Producer:
David Boulter
Director:
Mark Brozel
Production Company:
Red Planet (Dickens) Limited

War and Peace

Episode 3

Duration: 1 hour

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

Drama series set in Russia in the early 19th century, based on Tolstoy's novel. Pierre fights a duel. Natasha and Sonya receive unexpected proposals. Show more

Contributors

Pierre Bezukhov:
Paul Dano
Natasha Rostova:
Lily James
Andrei Bolkonsky:
James Norton
Prince Nikolai Bolkonsky:
Jim Broadbent
Anna Pavlovna Scherer:
Gillian Anderson
Prince Vassily Kuragin:
Stephen Rea
Osip Alexeevich Bazdeev:
Ken Stott
Vassily Denisov:
Thomas Arnold
Boris Drubetskoy:
Aneurin Barnard
Marya Bolkonskaya:
Jessie Buckley
Fedya Dolokhov:
Tom Burke
Count Ilya Rostov:
Adrian Edmondson
Anna Drubetskaya:
Rebecca Front
Bilibin:
Rory Keenan
Sonya Rostova:
Aisling Loftus
Nikolai Rostov:
Jack Lowden
Helene Kuragina:
Tuppence Middleton
Julie Karagina:
Chloe Pirrie
Mademoiselle Bourienne:
Olivia Ross
Countess Natalya Rostova:
Greta Scacchi
Anatole Kuragin:
Callum Turner
Director:
Tom Harper

War and Peace

Episode 4

Duration: 1 hour

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

Drama series set in Russia in the early 19th century, based on Tolstoy's novel. Natasha is shocked by Andrei's decision to delay the wedding and travel abroad for a year. Show more

Contributors

Pierre Bezukhov:
Paul Dano
Natasha Rostova:
Lily James
Andrei Bolkonsky:
James Norton
Prince Nikolai Bolkonsky:
Jim Broadbent
Uncle Mikhail:
Kenneth Cranham
Boris Drubetskoy:
Aneurin Barnard
Marya Bolkonskaya:
Jessie Buckley
Fedya Dolokhov:
Tom Burke
Count Ilya Rostov:
Adrian Edmondson
Anna Drubetskaya:
Rebecca Front
Bilibin:
Rory Keenan
Sonya Rostova:
Aisling Loftus
Nikolai Rostov:
Jack Lowden
Helene Bezukhova:
Tuppence Middleton
Julie Karagina:
Chloe Pirrie
Mademoiselle Bourienne:
Olivia Ross
Countess Natalya Rostova:
Greta Scacchi
Anatole Kuragin:
Callum Turner
Director:
Tom Harper

Duration: 1 hour, 29 minutes

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

Comedy. Four people are planning to jump off a building on New Year's Eve. They come together and try to resolve their issues.

Contributors

Martin Sharp:
Pierce Brosnan
Jess Crichton:
Imogen Poots
Chris Crichton:
Sam Neill
Shanay:
Zara White