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Series 1

Spencer Jones and James Acaster

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for 3 months

Spencer Jones and James Acaster perform live from BBC's Radio Theatre. Show more

Contributors

Performer:
James Acaster
Performer:
Spencer Jones
Executive Producer:
Lucy Ansbro
Series Producer:
Lindsay Jex
Studio Director:
Geri Dowd
Associate Producer:
Adele Fowler
Producer:
Edith Vickers
Production Company:
Phil McIntyre TV

Loose Ends

Clive Anderson, Nikki Bedi, Lianne La Havas, Rob Brydon, Alexei Sayle, Spencer Jones, Rebecca Ryan, Motown the Musical

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Clive Anderson and Nikki Bedi are joined by Rob Brydon, Alexei Sayle, Spencer Jones and Rebecca Ryan. With music from Lianne La Havas and 'The Supremes' of Motown the Musical. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Clive Anderson
Presenter:
Nikki Bedi
Interviewed Guest:
Rob Brydon
Interviewed Guest:
Alexei Sayle
Interviewed Guest:
Spencer Jones
Interviewed Guest:
Rebecca Ryan
Performer:
Lianne La Havas
Producer:
Sukey Firth

Loose Ends

Al Murray, Ellie Kendrick, Spencer Jones, Dave, The Surfing Magazines, Emma Freud, Clive Anderson

Duration: 49 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 Al Murray, Ellie Kendrick and Spencer Jones for an eclectic mix of conversation, music and comedy. With music from Dave. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Clive Anderson
Presenter:
Emma Freud
Interviewed Guest:
Al Murray
Interviewed Guest:
Ellie Kendrick
Interviewed Guest:
Spencer Jones
Performer:
Dave
Producer:
Sukey Firth

Duration: 28 minutes

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

Comedy impressions show. In this first episode, Miranda Hart longs to be a serious actor, while Danny Dyer takes up writing for children. Show more

Contributors

Natalie Cassidy:
Morgana Robinson
Joanna Lumley:
Morgana Robinson
Danny Dyer:
Morgana Robinson
Fearne Cotton:
Morgana Robinson
Gregg Wallace:
Morgana Robinson
Cheryl Cole:
Morgana Robinson
Vincent Mann:
Cavan Clerkin
Little Kid:
Ryan Baker
Little Kid:
Peter Singh
Simon:
Kim Wall
Sauce Woman:
Celeste Dring
Producer:
Jack Bayles
Director:
Tom McKay
Executive Producer:
Neil Webster
Executive Producer:
Ben Palmer
Production Company:
Happy Tramp Ltd

Doodlebugs

Series 1

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Sketch show where objects get a chance to air their views through voices from the comedy world, including Kayvan Novak, Cardinal Burns, Morgana Robinson and Spencer Jones. Show more

Contributors

Performer:
Kayvan Novak
Performer:
Seb Cardinal
Performer:
Emma Sidi
Performer:
Spencer Jones
Performer:
Katy Wix
Performer:
Fergus Craig
Performer:
Dan Maier
Performer:
Simon Greenall
Performer:
Lolly Adefope
Performer:
Phil Kerr
Performer:
Nico Tatarowicz
Performer:
Marek Larwood
Performer:
Kieran Hodgson
Series Producer:
Mark Lucey
Executive Producer:
Karl Warner
Executive Producer:
Shaun Parry
Production Manager:
Laura Edwards
Producer:
John A Smith
Production Company:
Electric Ray

Doodlebugs

Series 1

Episode 6

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Sketch show where objects get a chance to air their views through voices from the comedy world, including Kayvan Novak, Cardinal Burns, Morgana Robinson and Spencer Jones. Show more

Contributors

Performer:
Kayvan Novak
Performer:
Seb Cardinal
Performer:
Emma Sidi
Performer:
Spencer Jones
Performer:
Katy Wix
Performer:
Fergus Craig
Performer:
Dan Maier
Performer:
Simon Greenall
Performer:
Lolly Adefope
Performer:
Phil Kerr
Performer:
Nico Tatarowicz
Performer:
Marek Larwood
Performer:
Kieran Hodgson
Series Producer:
Mark Lucey
Executive Producer:
Karl Warner
Executive Producer:
Shaun Parry
Production Manager:
Laura Edwards
Producer:
John A Smith
Production Company:
Electric Ray

Doodlebugs

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 14 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Sketch show where objects such as washing machines, wheelie bins and suitcases at long last get a chance to air their views, through voices from the comedy world. Show more

Contributors

Performer:
Kayvan Novak
Performer:
Seb Cardinal
Performer:
Emma Sidi
Performer:
Spencer Jones
Performer:
Katy Wix
Performer:
Fergus Craig
Performer:
Dan Maier
Performer:
Simon Greenall
Performer:
Lolly Adefope
Performer:
Phil Kerr
Performer:
Nico Tatarowicz
Performer:
Marek Larwood
Performer:
Kieran Hodgson
Series Producer:
Mark Lucey
Executive Producer:
Karl Warner
Production Manager:
Laura Edwards

Doodlebugs

Series 1

Episode 2

Duration: 14 minutes

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

Sketch show where objects get a chance to air their views through voices from the comedy world, including Kayvan Novak, Cardinal Burns, Morgana Robinson and Spencer Jones. Show more

Contributors

Performer:
Kayvan Novak
Performer:
Seb Cardinal
Performer:
Emma Sidi
Performer:
Spencer Jones
Performer:
Katy Wix
Performer:
Fergus Craig
Performer:
Dan Maier
Performer:
Simon Greenall
Performer:
Lolly Adefope
Performer:
Phil Kerr
Performer:
Nico Tatarowicz
Performer:
Marek Larwood
Performer:
Kieran Hodgson
Series Producer:
Mark Lucey
Executive Producer:
Karl Warner
Production Manager:
Laura Edwards

Comedy Playhouse

Series 18

Episode 1: Tim Vine Travels in Time

Duration: 29 minutes

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

Sitcom featuring master of the pun Tim Vine. He meets Ore Oduba and travels back in time to medieval England to fix a golden arrow and Robin Hood's broken heart. Show more

Contributors

Himself:
Tim Vine
Robin Hood:
Ore Oduba
Maid Marion:
Sally Phillips
The Sheriff of Nottingham:
Tim Key
Friar Tuck:
Spencer Jones
Vague Marion:
Mandeep Dhillon
Little John:
John Archer
Writer:
Tim Vine
Producer:
John Pocock
Executive Producer:
Christine Langan
Executive Producer:
Paul Schlesinger
Production Company:
Baby Cow Productions Ltd

Duration: 29 minutes

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

Tim Vine must travel back in time to Tudor England in a quest to find a silver lion and bring Christmas to Henry VIII's court. With guest star Emma Bunton. Show more

Contributors

Tim/Jester:
Tim Vine
Henry VIII:
John Archer
Catherine of Aragon:
Sally Phillips
Courtier Belvedere:
Spencer Jones
Jane Seymour:
Mandeep Dhillon
Cardinal Wolsey:
Danny John-Jules
Henchman Gordon:
Marek Larwood
Emma/Anne Boleyn:
Emma Bunton
Executive Producer:
Paul Schlesinger
Executive Producer:
Christine Langan
Production Company:
Baby Cow Productions Ltd

Genres

Doodlebugs

Series 1

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Sketch show where objects get a chance to air their views through voices from the comedy world, including Kayvan Novak, Cardinal Burns, Morgana Robinson and Spencer Jones. Show more

Contributors

Performer:
Kayvan Novak
Performer:
Seb Cardinal
Performer:
Emma Sidi
Performer:
Spencer Jones
Performer:
Katy Wix
Performer:
Fergus Craig
Performer:
Dan Maier
Performer:
Simon Greenall
Performer:
Lolly Adefope
Performer:
Phil Kerr
Performer:
Nico Tatarowicz
Performer:
Marek Larwood
Performer:
Kieran Hodgson
Series Producer:
Mark Lucey
Executive Producer:
Karl Warner
Executive Producer:
Shaun Parry
Production Manager:
Laura Edwards
Producer:
John A Smith
Production Company:
Electric Ray

Doodlebugs

Series 1

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Sketch show where objects get a chance to air their views through voices from the comedy world, including Kayvan Novak, Cardinal Burns, Morgana Robinson and Spencer Jones. Show more

Contributors

Performer:
Kayvan Novak
Performer:
Seb Cardinal
Performer:
Emma Sidi
Performer:
Spencer Jones
Performer:
Katy Wix
Performer:
Fergus Craig
Performer:
Dan Maier
Performer:
Simon Greenall
Performer:
Lolly Adefope
Performer:
Phil Kerr
Performer:
Nico Tatarowicz
Performer:
Marek Larwood
Performer:
Kieran Hodgson
Series Producer:
Mark Lucey
Executive Producer:
Karl Warner
Executive Producer:
Shaun Parry
Production Manager:
Laura Edwards
Producer:
John A Smith
Production Company:
Electric Ray

Upstart Crow

A Crow Christmas Carol

Duration: 39 minutes

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

Available for 23 days

Shakespearian comedy. Things get Dickensian when a mysterious stranger inspires Will to get Greene to mend his evil ways with the help of three Christmas spirits. Show more

Contributors

Colin / The Stranger:
Kenneth Branagh
Ephie Watkins:
Lily Cole
Kit Marlowe:
Tim Downie
John Shakespeare:
Harry Enfield
Mrs Scratchit:
Hannah-Jane Fox
Robert Greene:
Mark Heap
Will Shakespeare:
David Mitchell
Susanna Shakespeare:
Helen Monks
Bottom:
Rob Rouse
Anne Shakespeare:
Liza Tarbuck
Job Scratchit:
Karl Theobald
Mary Shakespeare:
Paula Wilcox
Judith Shakespeare:
Rosanna Beacock
Tiny Todge:
Luka Petrovic
Writer:
Ben Elton
Director:
Richard Boden
Executive Producer:
Chris Sussman

Upstart Crow

Series 2

Episode 2: I Know Thee Not, Old Man

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Comedy. When his terrifying old teacher invites himself to stay, Will is unable to say no even though his presence stirs up some pretty awful memories. Show more

Contributors

Kit Marlowe:
Tim Downie
John Shakespeare:
Harry Enfield
Robert Greene:
Mark Heap
Susanna Shakespeare:
Helen Monks
Bottom:
Rob Rouse
Anne Shakespeare:
Liza Tarbuck
Mary Shakespeare:
Paula Wilcox
Will Shakespeare:
David Mitchell
Judith Shakespeare:
Rosanna Beacock
Hamnet Shakespeare:
Joe Willis
Writer:
Ben Elton
Director:
Richard Boden
Executive Producer:
Chris Sussman

Upstart Crow

Series 2

Episode 4: Food of Love

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Comedy. Will has invented a musical and needs help from the greatest songwriter of the age: Thomas Morley. However, success looks far from guaranteed. Show more

Contributors

Will Shakespeare:
David Mitchell
Thomas Morley:
Noel Fielding
Kit Marlowe:
Tim Downie
John Shakespeare:
Harry Enfield
Robert Greene:
Mark Heap
Susanna Shakespeare:
Helen Monks
Bottom:
Rob Rouse
Anne Shakespeare:
Liza Tarbuck
Mary Shakespeare:
Paula Wilcox
Judith Shakespeare:
Rosanna Beacock
Hamnet Shakespeare:
Joe Willis
Writer:
Ben Elton
Director:
Richard Boden
Executive Producer:
Chris Sussman

Upstart Crow

Series 2

Episode 5: Beware My Sting!

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Shakespearean sitcom. Will is thrilled with his new play, in which a strong woman is crushed into submission by a man. For some reason, Kate is less than impressed. Show more

Contributors

Kit Marlowe:
Tim Downie
John Shakespeare:
Harry Enfield
Robert Greene:
Mark Heap
Susanna Shakespeare:
Helen Monks
Bottom:
Rob Rouse
Anne Shakespeare:
Liza Tarbuck
Mary Shakespeare:
Paula Wilcox
Will Shakespeare:
David Mitchell
Judith Shakespeare:
Rosanna Beacock
Hamnet Shakespeare:
Joe Willis
Writer:
Ben Elton
Director:
Richard Boden
Executive Producer:
Chris Sussman

Upstart Crow

Series 2

Episode 6: Sweet Sorrow

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Shakespeare comedy. Romeo and Juliet is finally finished and the only problem now is who will play the young lovers. Show more

Contributors

Kit Marlowe:
Tim Downie
John Shakespeare:
Harry Enfield
Southampton:
Adam Harley
Robert Greene:
Mark Heap
Susanna Shakespeare:
Helen Monks
Bottom:
Rob Rouse
Anne Shakespeare:
Liza Tarbuck
Mary Shakespeare:
Paula Wilcox
Will Shakespeare:
David Mitchell
Judith Shakespeare:
Rosanna Beacock
Hamnet Shakespeare:
Joe Willis
Writer:
Ben Elton
Director:
Richard Boden
Executive Producer:
Chris Sussman

Upstart Crow

Series 1

Episode 1: Star Crossed Lovers

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Comedy about William Shakespeare. Will struggles to find inspiration for Romeo whilst also dealing with an angry actor and an annoying guest. Show more

Contributors

Writer:
Ben Elton
Director:
Matt Lipsey
Will Shakespeare:
David Mitchell
Anne Hathaway:
Liza Tarbuck
Mary Arden:
Paula Wilcox
Susanna:
Helen Monks
John Shakespeare:
Harry Enfield
Bottom:
Rob Rouse
Robert Greene:
Mark Heap
Burbage:
Steve Speirs

Upstart Crow

A Christmas Crow

Duration: 39 minutes

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

Shakespeare comedy. When Marlowe, Kate and the usually awful Robert Greene look to be facing a miserable Christmas in London, Will's heart gets the better of him. Show more

Contributors

Kit Marlowe:
Tim Downie
John Shakespeare:
Harry Enfield
Robert Greene:
Mark Heap
Susanna Shakespeare:
Helen Monks
Bottom:
Rob Rouse
Anne Shakespeare:
Liza Tarbuck
Queen Elizabeth:
Emma Thompson
Mary Shakespeare:
Paula Wilcox
Will Shakespeare:
David Mitchell
Judith Shakespeare:
Rosanna Beacock
Hamnet Shakespeare:
Joe Willis
Writer:
Ben Elton
Director:
Richard Boden
Executive Producer:
Chris Sussman

Upstart Crow

Series 1

Episode 2: The Play's the Thing

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Comedy about William Shakespeare. Will's controversial new play is about to be presented to Queen Elizabeth when it goes missing. Show more

Contributors

Writer:
Ben Elton
Director:
Matt Lipsey
Will Shakespeare:
David Mitchell
Anne Hathaway:
Liza Tarbuck
John Shakespeare:
Harry Enfield
Mary Arden:
Paula Wilcox
Susanna:
Helen Monks
Bottom:
Rob Rouse
Kit Marlowe:
Tim Downie
Robert Greene:
Mark Heap
Burbage:
Steve Speirs