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Drama

Original British Dramatists

Episode 3: When the Night Has No Right to Be King

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Moving drama about grief and love by film actor and novelist John Lynch. A man finds himself suspended between the living and the dead. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

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

Psychological drama. A biographer, hearing the previously untold dark and disturbing life story of a dying novelist, is compelled to finally face the trauma of her own past. Show more

Contributors

Director:
James Kent
Margaret Lea:
Olivia Colman
Vida Winter:
Vanessa Redgrave
Young Adeline / Vida:
Sophie Turner
Hester Barrow:
Alexandra Roach
John the Dig:
Robert Pugh
Isabelle March:
Emily Beecham
Charlie Angelfield:
Michael Jibson
Dr Mawsley:
Tom Goodman-Hill
Ambrose Proctor:
Adam Long
Young Margaret:
Isabel Barlow
Aurelius Love:
Gordon Winter
Peter Lomax:
Martin Wimbush
Young Emmeline:
Antonia Clarke
The Missus:
Janet Amsden
Emmeline / Adeline, aged 9:
Madeleine Power
Theodora Mawsley:
Lizzie Hopley
Producer:
David Heyman
Producer:
Norma Heyman

Duration: 1 hour, 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One SouthLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Available for over a year

Drama about a widow who goes to stay with her grown up offspring. As she comes to terms with the past, she embarks on a startling new relationship with her daughter's boyfriend. Show more

Saving Lives at Sea

Series 5

Episode 6

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Available for 3 months

The RNLI volunteers race against time to try and save three people in the water in the Bristol Channel, a father and son trapped against a cliff face and a badly injured sailor. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Sarah Spencer
Series Producer:
Alex Raw
Production Manager:
Sue Innes
Director:
Luke Proctor
Production Company:
Blast Films Ltd

Saving Lives at Sea

Series 6

Episode 4

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Available for years

In London, the RNLI rush to the rescue of a man in the water in the Thames, while in Fleetwood a desperate 999 call alerts the crew to a man in danger of being swept out to sea. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
David MacKay
Executive Producer:
Sarah Spencer
Producer:
Sunny Kang
Production Company:
Blast! Films

Saving Lives at Sea

Series 6

Episode 6

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Available for years

In St Agnes, the crew are involved in a race against time to rescue two young men. They are reported to be struggling in the water near a notorious headland known as Tubby’s Head. Show more

Contributors

Series Producer:
David MacKay
Executive Producer:
Sarah Spencer
Producer:
Sunny Kang
Production Company:
Blast! Films

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on CBBC Channel

Festive urban fairy tale. A strange being with the power to find the lost finds himself in Manchester at Christmas, just as the snow begins to fall. Show more

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

Luther

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Available for 6 months

Crime drama series. Luther, back from suspension, must solve a seemingly perfect double murder and work out how, and by whom, it was committed.

Contributors

DCI John Luther:
Idris Elba
Alice Morgan:
Ruth Wilson
DCI Ian Reed:
Steven Mackintosh
Zoe Luther:
Indira Varma
Mark North:
Paul McGann
DSU Rose Teller:
Saskia Reeves
DS Justin Ripley:
Warren Brown
Henry Madsen:
Anton Saunders
DCSU Russell Cornish:
Matthew Marsh
Producer:
Katie Swinden
Director:
Brian Kirk
Writer:
Neil Cross

Luther

Series 1

Episode 3

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Available for 6 months

John Luther must catch a Satanic occult killer accused of kidnap and murder. However, with a young mother's life at stake, Luther must use all his skills to build an airtight case.

Contributors

DCI John Luther:
Idris Elba
Alice Morgan:
Ruth Wilson
DCI Ian Reed:
Steven Mackintosh
Zoe Luther:
Indira Varma
Mark North:
Paul McGann
DSU Rose Teller:
Saskia Reeves
DS Justin Ripley:
Warren Brown
DCI Martin Schenk:
Dermot Crowley
Lucien Burgess:
Paul Rhys
Kirsten Ross:
Catherine Hamilton
Richard Henley:
Andrew Tiernan
Benny Silver:
Michael Smiley
Producer:
Katie Swinden
Director:
Sam Miller
Writer:
Neil Cross

Luther

Series 1

Episode 6

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Available for 6 months

Crime drama series. Luther, suspected of murder, goes on the run and tries to prove his innocence. With Alice's assistance he sets outs to exact revenge on the real killer.

Contributors

DCI John Luther:
Idris Elba
Alice Morgan:
Ruth Wilson
DCI Ian Reed:
Steven Mackintosh
Zoe Luther:
Indira Varma
Mark North:
Paul McGann
DSU Rose Teller:
Saskia Reeves
DS Justin Ripley:
Warren Brown
DCI Martin Schenk:
Dermot Crowley
DCSU Russell Cornish:
Matthew Marsh
Producer:
Katie Swinden
Writer:
Neil Cross

Wonders of the Universe

Episode 3: Falling

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Series in which Professor Brian Cox explores the laws of the universe. In this episode, Brian takes on the story of the force that sculpts the entire universe - gravity. Show more

Inside Men

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour

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

Drama series about three employees of a security depot who plan a multimillion-pound heist. John, the manager of a cash counting house, faces his worst fear - an armed robbery.

Inside Men

Episode 2

Duration: 1 hour

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

Drama series about three employees of a security depot who plan a daring heist. Marcus finds a man to provide guns for the heist, but needs cash to prove they are serious.

Luther

Series 1

Episode 2

Duration: 57 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Available for 6 months

Crime drama series. Luther must outmanoeuvre a trained sniper on a mission to kill police officers. But as the body count rises, he has to uncover the killer's true motives.

Contributors

DCI John Luther:
Idris Elba
Alice Morgan:
Ruth Wilson
DCI Ian Reed:
Steven Mackintosh
Zoe Luther:
Indira Varma
Mark North:
Paul McGann
DSU Rose Teller:
Saskia Reeves
DS Justin Ripley:
Warren Brown
Henry Madsen:
Anton Saunders
Terry Lynch:
Sean Pertwee
PC Jenny Hanson:
Diveen Henry
DCSU Russell Cornish:
Matthew Marsh
Owen Lynch:
Sam Spruell
PC Steve Gorman:
Geoffrey Lumb
PC Mardel:
Gary Shelford
Corinne Day:
Louise Rose
Producer:
Katie Swinden
Director:
Brian Kirk
Writer:
Neil Cross

Luther

Series 1

Episode 5

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Available for 6 months

When a wealthy couple are taken hostage, Luther must try to avert a disastrous chain of events. However, what he doesn't know is that it will soon become very personal.

Contributors

DCI John Luther:
Idris Elba
Alice Morgan:
Ruth Wilson
DCI Ian Reed:
Steven Mackintosh
Zoe Luther:
Indira Varma
Mark North:
Paul McGann
DSU Rose Teller:
Saskia Reeves
DS Justin Ripley:
Warren Brown
DCI Martin Schenk:
Dermot Crowley
Benny Silver:
Michael Smiley
Producer:
Katie Swinden
Writer:
Neil Cross
James Carrodus:
Thomas Lockyer
Bill Winingham:
Alexander Morton
Jessica Carrodus:
Donatienne Dupont
Patrick Holguin:
Graham Turner
Daniel Sugarman:
Ross McCall
Evangeline Nixon:
Ania Sowinski
DCSU Russell Cornish:
Matthew Marsh
Henry Madsen:
Anton Saunders
Writer:
Neil Cross

Wonders of the Universe

Episode 2: Stardust

Duration: 1 hour

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

Professor Brian Cox explores the laws of the universe. In this episode, he seeks to answer the biggest questions of all - what are we and where do we come from? Show more

Inside Men

Episode 4

Duration: 1 hour

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

Drama series about three employees of a security depot who plot to pull off a daring heist. Everyone tries to savour their old lives for the last time before things change forever.

Inside Men

Episode 3

Duration: 1 hour

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

Drama series about three employees of a security depot who decide to pull off a daring heist. As their plans come together, the men find their lives are not getting any easier.

Luther

Series 1

Episode 4

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Available for 6 months

Crime drama series. When three girls are found murdered, Luther is forced to put personal matters aside and delve into the mind of the killer. Show more

Contributors

DCI John Luther:
Idris Elba
Alice Morgan:
Ruth Wilson
DCI Ian Reed:
Steven Mackintosh
Zoe Luther:
Indira Varma
Mark North:
Paul McGann
DSU Rose Teller:
Saskia Reeves
DS Justin Ripley:
Warren Brown
DCI Martin Schenk:
Dermot Crowley
Graham Shand:
Rob Jarvis
Linda Shand:
Linda Walker
Henry Madsen:
Anton Saunders
Benny Silver:
Michael Smiley
Dennis Keaton:
Johann Meyer
Claire Weldon:
Stacey Sampson
PC Alistair Fulford:
Okorie Chukwu
Producer:
Katie Swinden
Director:
Sam Miller
Writer:
Neil Cross