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Olympics

2020

Day 7: Extra

Duration: 55 minutes

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

Available for 24 days

Jeanette Kwakye and Nihal Arthanayake take a look back over some of the standout action in Tokyo today, which saw Britain’s Kye Whyte go for glory in the BMX racing finals. Show more

Contributors

Olympics

2020

Day 6: Extra

Duration: 49 minutes

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

Available for 25 days

Simone Biles is the likely star of this show as Jeanette Kwakye and Nihal Arthanayake take a look back over some of the standout action in Tokyo today. Show more

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Olympics

2020

Day 15: Extra

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Available for 16 days

Jeanette Kwakye and Nihal Arthanayake introduce highlights of a men’s football final that fans hope will match the drama of the gold medal match at the last Olympics. Show more

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Olympics

2020

Day 8: Extra

Duration: 1 hour, 9 minutes

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

Available for 23 days

Join Jeanette Kwakye and Nihal Arthanayake as they find out how the GB team got on in the inaugural Olympic triathlon mixed team relay in Tokyo. Show more

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Olympics

2020

Day 5: Extra

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Available for 26 days

Jeanette Kwakye and Nihal Arthanayake cast their eye over the best of the action from another hectic day at Tokyo 2020, which featured Olympic history in the making. Show more

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The Dog Ate My Homework

Series 2

Episode 4

Duration: 28 minutes

First broadcast: on CBBC ChannelLatest broadcast: on CBBC Channel

Two teams fight it out to dodge detention. The superstudent team captains are joined by Jermain Jackman, Bobby Lockwood, comedian Katherine Ryan and presenter Nihal Arthanayake. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Iain Stirling
Team Captain:
Michael undefined
Team Captain:
Sarah undefined
Panellist:
Katherine Ryan
Panellist:
Bobby Lockwood
Panellist:
Jermain Jackman
Dinner Lady:
Susan Morrison
Dancing Dog:
Ian West
Director:
Pati Marr
Series Producer:
Margaret-Anne Docherty
Executive Producer:
Sara Harkins

CBeebies Bedtime Stories

Episode 522: Nihal Arthanayake - Dogs Don't Do Ballet

First broadcast: on CBeebiesLatest broadcast: on CBeebies

Biff is an extraordinary dog - he's a ballerina! Join Nihal Arthanayake for tonight's bedtime story about a dog who dreams of dancing. Show more

CBeebies Bedtime Stories

Episode 534: Nihal Arthanayake - When Betsy Came to Babysit

First broadcast: on CBeebies HDLatest broadcast: on CBeebies HD

A story read by Nihal Arthanayake. Ria and Josh love playing around when they have a babysitter but they may have met their match.

Saturday Review

Hull, City of Culture: Richard Bean's The Hypocrite, Helen Dunmore, Radio 4's Mars Season, Elle

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Hull, City of Culture, including Richard Bean's The Hypocrite, Helen Dunmore's Birdcage Walk, Radio 4's Mars Season, Isabel Huppert in Verhoeven's prizewinning noir thriller Elle. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Tom Sutcliffe
Interviewed Guest:
Deborah Moggach
Interviewed Guest:
Nihal Arthanayake
Interviewed Guest:
Joolz Denby
Producer:
Oliver Jones

Front Row Late

Series 1

Episode 1: Nihal Arthanayake, Viv Groskop and Wolf Alice

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Giles Coren is joined by radio DJ Nihal Arthanayake and writer and comedian Viv Groskop to cherry-pick the best of the cultural week. Wolf Alice perform live in the studio. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Giles Coren
Interviewed Guest:
Nihal Arthanayake
Interviewed Guest:
Viv Groskop
Performer:
Wolf Alice
Series Producer:
Martina Hall
Executive Producer:
Tanya Hudson

Desi DNA

Series 4

Episode 8

Duration: 40 minutes

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

Asian arts and lifestyle magazine. In current British-Asian literature, is it essential to write about identity and culture to have a bestseller? Show more

Desi DNA

Series 4

Episode 10

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Asian arts, culture and entertainment magazine, including the Hindu and Muslim groups that are setting the standard in youth activism, and a preview of the annual Indian Oscars. Show more

We Need Answers

Series 2

Episode 12: Music, Fauna and Smut

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Comedy quiz show. Daily Mail columnist Rowan Pelling competes against Radio One DJ Nihal Arthanayake in answering questions set by members of the public. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mark Watson
Presenter:
Alex Horne
Presenter:
Tim Key
Participant:
Rowan Pelling
Participant:
Nihal Arthanayake
Producer:
Simon London
Executive Producer:
Jo Sargent
Director:
Nick Wood

Celebrity MasterChef

Series 5

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One West MidlandsLatest broadcast: on BBC One West Midlands

Celebrity cooking contest, with actor Neil Stuke, athlete Tessa Sanderson, entrepreneur Richard Farleigh, Brookside actress Alex Fletcher and Radio 1 DJ Nihal Arthanayake. Show more