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Duration: 29 minutes

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

The Vivienne Vyle show is nominated for a TV Pick Award and everyone on the team except Vivienne is confident of success. Can she muscle in on rival Chris Connor's territory? Show more

Contributors

Vivienne Vyle:
Jennifer Saunders
Jonathan:
Jason Watkins
Chris Connor:
Brian Conley
Carol, floor manager:
Helen Griffin
Damien, Researcher:
Lawry Lewin
Director:
Dave Lamb
Producer:
Jo Sargent

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Dark sitcom about a daytime talk show. The shock of winning a TV award sends Vivienne into a downward spiral. She seems to be suffering from a mystery illness. Show more

Contributors

Vivienne Vyle:
Jennifer Saunders
Jonathan:
Jason Watkins
Chris Connor:
Brian Conley
Carol, floor manager:
Helen Griffin
Damien, researcher:
Lawry Lewin
Director:
Dave Lamb
Pregnant make-up lady:
Lorna Brown
Producer:
Jo Sargent

Absolutely Fabulous

Series 4

Episode 7: Gay

Duration: 55 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Available for 3 months

Award-winning sitcom set in the world of fashion and PR. Edina goes to New York to find her long-lost son, Patsy goes to cover fashion week and a bizarre marriage takes place. Show more

Doctor Who

Series 4

Episode 4: The Sontaran Stratagem

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC Three

Available for years

Martha Jones summons the Doctor back to UNIT and modern-day Earth, but an old enemy lies in wait.

Contributors

The Doctor:
David Tennant
Donna Noble:
Catherine Tate
Martha Jones:
Freema Agyeman
Wilfred Mott:
Bernard Cribbins
Sylvia Noble:
Jacqueline King
Luke Rattigan:
Ryan Sampson
General Staal:
Christopher Ryan
Commander Skorr:
Dan Starkey
Ross Jenkins:
Christian Cooke
Producer:
Susie Liggat

Doctor Who

Series 4

Episode 5: The Poison Sky

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC Three

Available for years

As the Sontarans choke the Earth, the Doctor and UNIT battle to keep both Martha and Donna alive.

Contributors

The Doctor:
David Tennant
Donna Noble:
Catherine Tate
Martha Jones:
Freema Agyeman
Wilfred Mott:
Bernard Cribbins
Sylvia Noble:
Jacqueline King
Luke Rattigan:
Ryan Sampson
General Staal:
Christopher Ryan
Producer:
Susie Liggat
Commander Skorr:
Dan Starkey
Ross Jenkins:
Christian Cooke

The Young Ones

Series 1

Episode 5: Interesting

Duration: 32 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland (Analogue)Latest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Available for 8 months

The boys decide to throw a party, but before long it descends into chaos. A preachy Christian turns up, Rick gets annoyed when their guests arrive early. Show more

Contributors

the Balowski Family:
Alexei Sayle
Pestilence:
Keith Allen
Girl at party:
Linda Henry
Gatecrasher:
Mark Arden
Jim Morrison:
Nicholas Ball
Warlock:
Paul Bradley
Director:
Geoff Posner

The Young Ones

Series 2

Episode 5: Sick

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Scotland

Available for 8 months

Anarchic sitcom about North London students in the 80s. A bout of illness puts a strain on Vivian's usual easygoing approach to communal living. Show more

Contributors

Brian Damage:
Alexei Sayle
Mick the Manure Salesman:
Mark Arden
Grange Hill Student:
Perry Benson
Grange Hill Student:
Ben Elton
Tess the Manure Salesman:
Stephen Frost
Vyvyan's Mum:
Pauline Melville
Woman at Trial:
Carla Mendonca
Policeman:
Michael Redfern

The Young Ones

Series 2

Episode 1: Bambi

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for 8 months

Anarchic sitcom about North London students in the 80s. The reprobates from Scumbag College test their mental dexterity on a TV quiz show. Show more

Contributors

Train Driver:
Alexei Sayle
Dr Carlisle:
Robbie Coltrane
Kendal Mintcake:
Ben Elton
Lord Snot:
Stephen Fry
Lord Monty:
Hugh Laurie
Dr Not the Nine O'Clock News:
Tony Robinson
Miss Money-Sterling:
Emma Thompson
Security Guard:
Mel Smith

Doctor Who

Series 5

Episode 12: The Pandorica Opens

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Three

Available for years

The Doctor confronts an army of old enemies, and Amy battles a Cyberman. And then the Pandorica opens...

Contributors

The Doctor:
Matt Smith
Amy Pond:
Karen Gillan
River Song:
Alex Kingston
Vincent:
Tony Curran
Bracewell:
Bill Paterson
Winston Churchill:
Ian McNeice
Madame Vernet:
Chrissie Cotterill
Doctor Gachet:
Howard Lee
Commander:
Clive Wood
Commander Stark:
Christopher Ryan
Marcellus:
David Fynn
Cyberleader:
Ruari Mears
Producer:
Peter Bennett
Director:
Toby Haynes

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Dark sitcom about a daytime talk show. Vivienne defends her husband Jared when an interviewer calls him a kept man. Jared sets out to prove himself useful, with varying success. Show more

Contributors

Vivienne Vyle:
Jennifer Saunders
Jonathan:
Jason Watkins
Chris Connor:
Brian Conley
Carol, Floor Manager:
Helen Griffin
Damien, Researcher:
Lawry Lewin
Director:
Dave Lamb
Pregnant Make-Up Lady:
Lorna Brown
Producer:
Jo Sargent
Director:
Rupert Jones

Duration: 29 minutes

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

Jennifer Saunders's dark sitcom about a chat show host. Vivienne and Jared's blissful marriage looks like it could be blown apart when a newspaper threatens to run a story. Show more

Contributors

Vivienne Vyle:
Jennifer Saunders
Jonathan:
Jason Watkins
Carol, floor manager:
Helen Griffin
Damien, researcher:
Lawry Lewin
Director:
Dave Lamb
Producer:
Jo Sargent

The Green Green Grass

Series 4

Episode 2: Home Brew

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Rural sitcom. While searching through some ancient scrolls and paperwork left behind by the old squire, Boycie discovers a medieval recipe for a traditional local liquor. Show more

Absolutely Fabulous

Specials

Episode 3: Olympics

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Yorkshire

Available for 3 months

The award-winning sitcom returns for a new episode. Edina forgets that the Olympics are on, until it gets her closer to her idol.

Only Fools and Horses

Series 6

Episode 6: Little Problems

Duration: 50 minutes

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

Classic sitcom. With Rodney and Cassandra about to tie the knot, Del has some business to take care of while trying to avoid the Driscoll brothers. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 31 minutes

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

Available for 5 months

Madcap comedy based on the TV series. Eddy is on the hunt for a big new client as her PR firm runs out of money, but a setback sees her and Patsy on the run in the south of France. Show more

It's Kevin

Episode 4

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Scotland

Kevin Eldon returns, this time with special guest The Great Spagboletti, a misunderstanding with his doctor and a trip backstage with trusty studio caretaker Bob. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

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

A tribute to comedian Rik Mayall, who left a body of work that spanned four decades, including characters Rik in The Young Ones and Lord Flashheart in Blackadder. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Simon Callow
Executive Producer:
Tara Duffy
Participant:
Rik Mayall
Participant:
Alexei Sayle
Participant:
Greg Davies
Participant:
Ruby Wax
Participant:
Andy de la Tour
Participant:
Rowland Rivron
Participant:
Lloyd Peters
Participant:
Lise Mayer
Participant:
Ben Elton
Participant:
Lenny Henry
Participant:
Pauline Melville
Participant:
Michael Palin
Participant:
Tim McInnerny
Participant:
Christopher Ryan
Participant:
Jools Holland
Participant:
Simon Pegg
Participant:
Mike Redfern
Participant:
Jon Plowman
Participant:
John Lloyd

My Family

Series 2

Episode 3: Parisian Beauty

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for 10 months

Preparations are afoot for the arrival of a French exchange student. Meanwhile, Ben meets a prospective employee. Show more

Contributors

Ben Harper:
Robert Lindsay
Susan Harper:
Zoe Wanamaker
Nick Harper:
Kris Marshall
Janey Harper:
Daniela Denby-Ashe
Michael Harper:
Gabriel Thomson
Mr Hilliard:
Christopher Ryan
Producer:
John Bartlett

One Foot in the Grave

Series 1

Episode 3: The Valley of Fear

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Available for years

Victor's outing to photograph badgers ends up with him being mugged. Mrs Birkett comes to regret calling at the Meldrews' to collect items for a jumble sale.

Contributors

Victor Meldrew:
Richard Wilson
Margaret Meldrew:
Annette Crosbie
Mrs Warboys:
Doreen Mantle
Mrs Birkett:
Gabrielle Blunt
Plumber's Assistant:
David Keyes