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Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Using interviews and movie archive, Rich Hall sets his keen eye and acerbic wit on his homeland as he sifts truth from fiction in Hollywood's version of the USA's southern states. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

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Comedian Rich Hall explores the American dream and the dictum that came over with the very first pilgrims who set foot on Plymouth Rock - work hard and you will succeed. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Rich Hall
Writer:
Rich Hall
Executive Producer:
Andrew Beint
Executive Producer:
Anthony Caveney
Director:
Chris Cottam
Production Company:
Open Mike Productions

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Rich Hall takes a personal journey through the road movie, exploring what makes one and how the American social, economic and political landscape has defined the genre. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Rich Hall goes in search of the real American Indian, a people who have too often been stereotyped on film and in literature, visiting reservations to meet elders and activists. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for 7 months

Romesh Ranganathan travels to some of the most unlikely places for a holiday. Romesh heads to East Africa. Will he find a warm welcome and a place of natural beauty there? Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for 7 months

Romesh Ranganathan travels to some of the most unlikely places on earth for a holiday. Romesh finds out if there is more to Haiti than the sensational headlines on the news. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Available for 7 months

Comedian Romesh Ranganathan travels to Albania to get an insider's guide to the country and to find out whether his own preconceptions about the Eastern European outpost are right. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales HD

Available for 7 months

Romesh Ranganathan travels to Mongolia – a country which he has almost no prior knowledge of, save for the fact that it is famously in the middle of nowhere. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales HD

Available for 7 months

In a festive special, Rom visits the Sahara Desert. Guided by Bobo, a local of Berber descent, Rom discovers a place that is vast and inhospitable - at once impossibly bleak and impossibly beautiful. Show more

Contributors

Himself (Bobo):
Mohamed Boulfrifi
Production Company:
Rumpus Media
Executive Producer:
Emily Hudd
Executive Producer:
Morgan Roberts
Production Manager:
Lucy Cartledge
Producer:
Laura Senior
Director:
Chris Cottam

Duration: 1 hour, 31 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

2019 marks the 30th year since the fall of the Berlin Wall and the end of the Cold War. Rich Hall examines the relationship between the West and
the USSR in his inimitable fashion. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Rich Hall
Interviewed Guest:
Eleanor Clift
Interviewed Guest:
Thomas Doherty
Interviewed Guest:
Peter Finn
Director:
Chris Cottam

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

An examination of the sordid machinations involved in becoming US president. The 2016 presidential race is not the first time the contest has taken a nasty turn. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Rich Hall
Director:
Chris Cottam
Writer:
Rich Hall

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

From the Alamo to the oil industry and everything in between, comedian Rich Hall goes to the Lone Star state in search of the real Texas and asks what it means to be a Texan. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Rich Hall takes the viewer on a skewed but keenly eyed journey to the place built on a tectonic faultline that still deigns to call itself the Land of Dreams - California. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Rich Hall
Director:
Chris Cottam
Series Producer:
John McCormack

Duration: 22 minutes

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

Sitcom following the escapades of three Chinese girls in London - Jackie the alpha female, Elizabeth the failed Chinese daughter and Fufu the crazy rich Buddhist. Show more

Contributors

Elizabeth:
Shin-Fei Chen
Director:
Chris Cottam
Producer:
Alex Smith
Executive Producer:
Ash Atalla

Comedy Feeds

Series 4

Episode 2: Sunny D

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC ThreeLatest broadcast: on BBC Three

Comedy pilot. Dane is 29, ambitious, frustrated and very funny. He is desperate to follow his dream... and today could finally be the day when everything is about to change. Show more

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Series 2

Episode 4: C-Bomb

Duration: 20 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC ThreeLatest broadcast: on BBC Three

Comedy pilot. Yorkshire's number one dubstep DJ plans a comeback gig to raise money for his neighbour Claire, with whom he is secretly in love. But will she ever notice him? Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Available for 14 days

Romesh catches up with friends from Colombia, Haiti and Ethiopia, revisiting some highlights and introducing never-before-seen moments, like the time he embarrassed himself trying to drive a tuk-tuk. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for 14 days

Romesh catches up with friends from Zimbabwe, Bosnia and the Sahara, revisiting some highlights and introducing never-before-seen moments, like trying to recreate a horror film in the desert. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Available for 14 days

In this episode, Romesh catches up with old friends from Albania, Mongolia and the Arctic, revisiting some of the highlights and introducing never-before-seen moments. Show more