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Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

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

Jacques Peretti goes back to Jackson’s beginnings, charting his rise and fall and seeking a fuller picture of this complex, contradictory character by exploring the clues that were missed. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jacques Peretti
Interviewed Guest:
Donny Osmond
Interviewed Guest:
J Randy Taraborrelli
Interviewed Guest:
Margo Jefferson
Interviewed Guest:
Kevin Smith
Interviewed Guest:
Ron Zonen
Production Manager:
Michelle Clinton
Production Manager:
Imogen Stringer

Duration: 58 minutes

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

From ADHD in children to the way GPs diagnose depression in adults, we look at the deals that have transformed the way we talk about and treat mental health. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern IrelandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Jacques Peretti learns how we went from clocking on and off to checking our work email at all hours. How did work go from being what we do to who we are? Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern IrelandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Jacques Peretti travels to the Cayman Islands to investigate the controversial British tax haven - a place with the population of Bognor Regis but a trillion pounds in the bank. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jacques Peretti
Executive Producer:
Warwick Banks
Executive Producer:
Mike Benson
Production Company:
Chalkboard TV

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Jacques Peretti investigates consumerism. This episode, Jacques looks at how consumerism is perpetually driven by product lifespans and 'upgrades'. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

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

Jacques Peretti investigates consumerism. In this episode, Jacques looks at the marketing strategies for selling to children and the how they are being applied to adults. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Jacques Peretti investigates how the super-rich are transforming Britain. In the final part, he looks at how inequality was pinpointed as a business opportunity. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jacques Peretti
Series Producer:
Mike Radford
Executive Producer:
Dermot Caulfield
Production Company:
Fresh One Productions

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Examination of the weight-loss industry. Jacques Peretti asks why the world's population continues to get fatter, despite the billions that are spent on weight loss every year. Show more

The Culture Show

2013/2014

Episode 8: YouTube - The Future of TV?

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Jacques Peretti ventures into the world of YouTube. Jacques meets the video bloggers making a living on the site, and goes behind the scenes at YouTube's European headquarters. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Jacques Peretti investigates how the super-rich are transforming Britain. He looks at why the wealthy were drawn to Britain and meets the super-rich themselves. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jacques Peretti
Series Producer:
Mike Radford
Executive Producer:
Dermot Caulfield
Production Company:
Fresh One Productions

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Amid rising obesity levels, Jacques Peretti traces those responsible for our current eating habits. He travels to America to investigate the story of high-fructose corn syrup. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Jacques Peretti continues his examination of the weight-loss industry. He explores some of the latest developments in bariatric surgery and asks how far these trends will go. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jacques Peretti
Series Producer:
Mike Radford
Executive Producer:
David Wise
Producer:
Anouk Curry
Director:
Anouk Curry

Duration: 58 minutes

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

An exploration of the story of how tech giants brought about the digital payment revolution and formulated a plan to one day kill cash. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Jacques Peretti follows a group of dissatisfied Southeastern rail commuters as they to bid to take over a train franchise and do a better job of running the service. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jacques Peretti
Executive Producer:
Mark Rubens
Production Company:
undefined Pulse Films

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Jacques Peretti explores how public bodies utilise their resources and asks whether taxpayers are getting value for money. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jacques Peretti
Executive Producer:
Emma Cooper
Executive Producer:
Mark Rubens
Producer:
Dan Trelford
Director:
Dan Trelford
Production Company:
Pulse

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Investigating the connections between obesity and weight loss. Examining the scientific reasons why so many diets fail and speaking to some of the leaders of the diet industry. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jacques Peretti
Series Producer:
Mike Radford
Executive Producer:
David Wise
Producer:
Tom Sheahan
Director:
Tom Sheahan

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Jacques Peretti examines the links between exercise and weight loss as he charts the story of the fitness industry. He also sheds light on the search for a safe weight loss pill. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jacques Peretti
Series Producer:
Mike Radford
Executive Producer:
David Wise
Producer:
Adam Boome
Director:
Adam Boome

Duration: 1 hour

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

Jacques Peretti investigates consumerism. He looks at how fear helps to drive consumer spending on everything from SUVs to health products. Show more