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Front Row

Toby Jones and Peter Bowker on Capital, Adil Ray on Saeed Jaffrey, Ticket re-selling, Hollywood's mature directors

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Arts news with John Wilson. Actor Toby Jones and screenwriter Peter Bowker discuss new TV drama Capital, and Adil Ray pays tribute to Saeed Jaffrey. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Toby Jones
Interviewed Guest:
Peter Bowker
Interviewed Guest:
Pete Moorey
Interviewed Guest:
Harvey Goldsmith
Interviewed Guest:
Adil Ray
Interviewed Guest:
Adam Smith
Producer:
Elaine Lester

Front Row

Godzilla reviewed; Ailyn Perez and Stephen Costello in La Traviata

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Godzilla reviewed, America's fastest rising opera stars Ailyn Perez and Stephen Costello in La Traviata, playwright Peter Bowker on his new TV drama on the 1996 Manchester bombing. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Antonia Quirke
Interviewed Guest:
Ailyn Perez
Interviewed Guest:
Stephen Costello
Interviewed Guest:
Peter Bowker
Interviewed Guest:
Philip Parker
Producer:
Dymphna Flynn

Front Row

The A Word, Neil LaBute, Remembering Barry Hines, Ottessa Moshfegh

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Arts news with Kirsty Lang, including Peter Bowker, writer of The A Word, Neil LaBute on Reasons to Be Happy and Ian McMillian remembering Barry Hines. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Peter Bowker
Interviewed Guest:
Neil LaBute
Interviewed Guest:
Ian McMillan
Interviewed Guest:
Ottessa Moshfegh

Loose Ends

Stormzy, Margaret Cho, Peter Bowker, Dan Stevens, Zara McFarlane, Holly Macve, Emma Freud, Clive Anderson

Duration: 37 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Clive Anderson and Emma Freud are joined by Stormzy, Margaret Cho, Peter Bowker and Dan Stevens for an eclectic mix of conversation, music and comedy. With music from Holly Macve. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Clive Anderson
Presenter:
Emma Freud
Interviewed Guest:
undefined Stormzy
Interviewed Guest:
Margaret Cho
Interviewed Guest:
Peter Bowker
Interviewed Guest:
Dan Stevens
Performer:
Zara McFarlane
Performer:
Holly Macve
Producer:
Sukey Firth

Duration: 30 minutes

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

An insight into the life and work of TV dramatist Peter Bowker, creator of Occupation, Eric and Ernie, Blackpool and his latest series From There to Here, a saga set in Manchester. Show more

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One North West

Peter Bowker, the writer of BBC1's new drama From Here to There, reveals his inspirations while Philip Glenister, Chris Eccleston and Sarah Parish examine why he is in such demand. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Drama telling the story of two Manchester families. As election fever hits Britain in May 1997, Daniel's double life begins to catch up with him while Robbo rebuilds his club. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

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

Drama telling the story of two Manchester families. The truth about Daniel's double life emerges, and the revelations threaten to rip apart all that Daniel has left. Show more

World on Fire

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 59 minutes

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

When war breaks, translator Harry Chase vows to help his Polish lover Kasia flee Warsaw, but how will he explain this to his sweetheart Lois, waiting for him at home in Manchester? Show more

Contributors

Lois Bennett:
Julia Brown
Harry Chase:
Jonah Hauer-King
Albert Fallou:
Parker Sawyers
Webster O'Connell:
Brian J Smith
Nancy Campbell:
Helen Hunt
Kasia Tomaszeski:
Zofia Wichlacz
Stefan Tomaszeski:
Tomasz Kot
Oswald Mosley:
Jonathan McGuinness
Robina Chase:
Lesley Manville
Director:
Adam Smith
Production Company:
Mammoth Screen

World on Fire

Series 1

Episode 2

Duration: 56 minutes

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

A month after the outbreak of war, Warsaw is unrecognisable, while Manchester, on the surface, appears very much the same. Will there be a warm welcome home for Harry? Show more

Contributors

Lois Bennett:
Julia Brown
Harry Chase:
Jonah Hauer-King
Albert Fallou:
Parker Sawyers
Webster O'Connell:
Brian J Smith
Nancy Campbell:
Helen Hunt
Kasia Tomaszeski:
Zofia Wichlacz
Tom Bennett:
Ewan Mitchell
Douglas Bennett:
Sean Bean
Robina Chase:
Lesley Manville
Director:
Adam Smith
Production Company:
Mammoth Screen

World on Fire

Series 1

Episode 3

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One EastLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales HD

December 1939, and Tom fights for his life on board the HMS Exeter at the Battle of River Plate. Meanwhile, Harry and Lois have a more personal battle to fight. Show more

Contributors

Lois Bennett:
Julia Brown
Harry Chase:
Jonah Hauer-King
Stan Raddings:
Blake Harrison
Nancy Campbell:
Helen Hunt
Kasia Tomaszeski:
Zofia Wichlacz
Tom Bennett:
Ewan Mitchell
Douglas Bennett:
Sean Bean
Robina Chase:
Lesley Manville
Director:
Thomas Napper
Production Company:
Mammoth Screen

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Drama telling the story of two Manchester families. It is the summer of 1996, and Daniel is trying to heal a family rift. But when a bomb explodes their lives are forever changed. Show more

Capital

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Contemporary drama. On one day, the people of one South London street all receive an anonymous postcard with the simple message 'we want what you have'. Show more

Capital

Episode 2

Duration: 1 hour

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

Drama series. When the 'We Want What You Have' campaign takes a nasty turn for the worse, the residents of Pepys Road demand greater action from the police. Show more

Capital

Episode 3

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC One HD

Contemporary drama. As the police investigation into the 'We Want What You Have' campaign leads them in an unexpected direction, DI Mill hopes to secure a confession. Show more

World on Fire

Series 1

Episode 4

Duration: 57 minutes

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

Harry’s courage is tested at Louvain as he comes face to face with a German sniper, and Kasia’s resistance activity in Warsaw intensifies. Show more

Contributors

Lois Bennett:
Julia Brown
Harry Chase:
Jonah Hauer-King
Stan Raddings:
Blake Harrison
Nancy Campbell:
Helen Hunt
Kasia Tomaszeski:
Zofia Wichlacz
Tom Bennett:
Ewan Mitchell
Douglas Bennett:
Sean Bean
Robina Chase:
Lesley Manville
Director:
Andy Wilson
Production Company:
Mammoth Screen

World on Fire

Series 1

Episode 5

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One OxfordshireLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales HD

Harry leads his unit on the route to Dunkirk as they fight to make it onto the beach and aboard a ship. Grzegorz and Tom also struggle to survive the chaos of the evacuation. Show more

Contributors

Lois Bennett:
Julia Brown
Harry Chase:
Jonah Hauer-King
Stan Raddings:
Blake Harrison
Nancy Campbell:
Helen Hunt
Kasia Tomaszeski:
Zofia Wichlacz
Tom Bennett:
Ewan Mitchell
Vernon Hunter:
Arthur Darvill
Uwe Rossler:
Johannes Zeiler
Director:
Chanya Button
Production Company:
Mammoth Screen

World on Fire

Series 1

Episode 6

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One CambridgeshireLatest broadcast: on BBC One Oxfordshire

June 1940. The Nazis have taken Paris with not a bullet fired. Webster and Albert's life in the city they love will never be the same again. Show more

Contributors

Lois Bennett:
Julia Brown
Harry Chase:
Jonah Hauer-King
Webster O'Connell:
Brian J Smith
Albert Fallou:
Parker Sawyers
Nancy Campbell:
Helen Hunt
Kasia Tomaszeski:
Zofia Wichlacz
Vernon Hunter:
Arthur Darvill
Uwe Rossler:
Johannes Zeiler
Robina Chase:
Lesley Manville
Director:
Chanya Button
Production Company:
Mammoth Screen

World on Fire

Series 1

Episode 7

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One South EastLatest broadcast: on BBC One Northern Ireland HD

On a Polish mission as part of the SOE, Harry grasps a second chance at saving Kasia from the horrors of Warsaw, while Lois looks set for happiness with new love, Vernon. Show more

Contributors

Lois Bennett:
Julia Brown
Harry Chase:
Jonah Hauer-King
Connie Knight:
Yrsa Daley Ward
Nancy Campbell:
Helen Hunt
Kasia Tomaszeski:
Zofia Wichlacz
Vernon Hunter:
Arthur Darvill
Robina Chase:
Lesley Manville
Director:
Andy Wilson
Production Company:
Mammoth Screen

The A Word

Series 3

Episode 4

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for 6 months

Alison brings the family together when she organises a sponsored walk for Joe. Paul gets a surprise from Sarah, and Maurice feels rejected by Ralph.

Contributors

Alison Hughes:
Morven Christie
Paul Hughes:
Lee Ingleby
Louise Wilson:
Pooky Quesnel
Joe Hughes:
Max Vento
Maurice Scott:
Christopher Eccleston
Ralph Wilson:
Leon Harrop
Sarah Hibbs:
Gemma Paige North
Director:
John Hardwick

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