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Duration: 1 hour, 32 minutes

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

Romantic ensemble piece about a lonely young gay man who finds love with an unexpected partner after joining a self-help group to improve his social life. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 20 minutes

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

Drama charting the reunion of a couple a decade after their disastrous wedding day when they parted company at the altar. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 40 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC One Yorkshire

Comedy about a TV executive and his wife who are trying for a baby, but with no luck. Things get worse when the husband writes a screenplay - about a couple struggling to conceive. Show more

Contributors

Sam Bell:
Hugh Laurie
Director:
Ben Elton
Carl Phipps:
James Purefoy
Ewan Proclaimer:
Tom Hollander
Dave the Comedian:
Dave Thompson
Druscilla:
Emma Thompson
Charlene:
Dawn French

Saturday Drama

Robert M Pirsig - Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

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

4 Extra Debut. A father and son's motorcycle trip across 1960s America - a meditation on values, and evaluating the past. Stars James Purefoy. Show more

Duration: 58 minutes

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

In post-apocalyptic San Francisco, bounty hunter Deckard closes in on the rogue androids. With James Purefoy. Show more

Drama

The Virtues of Oblivion

Duration: 45 minutes

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

James Meek's metaphysical thriller. A university professor embarks on a quest for philosophic treasures. Why is he accompanied by a Russian pole dancer? Show more

Contributors

Vice Chancellor:
Brian Protheroe
Andrew Simmons:
Robert Blythe
Writer:
James Meek

Genres

Brand

Drama

Drama

The RemCo

Duration: 45 minutes

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

RemCo chair Judith Clapham is an honourable woman at the rotten heart of the City. Jonathan Maitland's new play about the world of Remuneration Committees and executive pay. Show more

Contributors

Judith Clapham:
Deborah Findlay
Camilla:
Lucy Doyle
Michael Melman:
James Purefoy
Brian Gould:
Forbes Masson
David van der Berg:
Tony Turner
Edgar Davidson:
Lewis Bray
Lucy Argent:
Jeanette Percival
Sir Tom McKelvey:
Sean Murray
Fola Ogunyemi:
Saffron Coomber
Director:
Emma Harding

Genres

Brand

Drama

Dangerous Visions

Future Home of the Living God

Episode 2

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 ExtraLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Cedar is in a high-security maternity hospital. Both her families join forces to plan a break-out. Louise Erdrich's novel read by Cherrelle Skeete. Omnibus. Show more

Dangerous Visions

Future Home of the Living God

Episode 1

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 ExtraLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

With the world in crisis as evolution goes into reverse, Cedar tries to find her birth mother. Louise Erdrich's novel read by Cherrelle Skeete. Omnibus. Show more

Drama

Baroness Orczy - The Scarlet Pimpernel

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour

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

4 Extra Debut. With revolutionary France violently uprising, the British ruling class strive to prevent the same occuring. Stars James Purefoy. Show more

Contributors

Percy Blakeney:
James Purefoy
Marguerite Blakeney:
Sienna Guillory
Andrew Ffoulkes:
Eric MacLennan
Henri Chauvelin:
Enzo Cilenti
Suzanne De Tournay:
Abi Wain
French Cavalryman:
Graeme Rose
Prince of Wales:
Mike Rogers
Worsdale:
James Camp

Genres

Drama

Baroness Orczy - The Scarlet Pimpernel

Episode 2

Duration: 1 hour

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

Chauvelin's plot is in play, but has Marguerite's honey-trap worked? And can she save her brother? Starring Sienna Guillory. Show more

Contributors

Percy Blakeney:
James Purefoy
Marguerite Blakeney:
Sienna Guillory
Andrew Ffoulkes:
Eric MacLennan
Henri Chauvelin:
Enzo Cilenti
Suzanne De Tournay:
Abi Wain
Captain Duroc:
Graeme Rose
Citizen Brogard:
Mike Rogers
Prince of Wales:
Mike Rogers
Barsad:
James Camp
Wilmot:
James Camp

Genres

Episodes

Series 2

Episode 8

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Comedy series. Matt's life continues to fall apart when he falls foul of his fierce ex-wife. Beverly prepares to go on a second date with Morning's brother Rob. Show more

Contributors

As Himself:
Matt LeBlanc
Beverly Lincoln:
Tamsin Greig
Sean Lincoln:
Stephen Mangan
Myra Licht:
Daisy Haggard
Another Executive:
David Armand
Elliot Salad:
Michael Brandon

Duration: 58 minutes

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

4 Extra Debut. Set in post-apocalyptic San Francisco, a bounty hunter is on a mission to retire rogue androids. With James Purefoy. Episode 1 of 2. Show more

Rev.

Series 2

Episode 6

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Comedy about a vicar running an inner-city church. Pedantic Lay Reader Nigel has always believed he'd be a far better priest than Adam and finally gets the chance to prove it. Show more

Contributors

The Rev. Adam Smallbone:
Tom Hollander
Alex Smallbone:
Olivia Colman
Colin Lambert:
Steve Evets
Nigel McCall:
Miles Jupp
Archdeacon Robert:
Simon McBurney
Adoha Onyeka:
Ellen Thomas
Ellie Pattman:
Lucy Liemann
Producer:
Hannah Pescod
Writer:
James Wood
Executive Producer:
Tom Hollander
Executive Producer:
Kenton Allen

Episodes

Series 2

Episode 9

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Comedy series. It's the night of Merc's 'Man of the Year' event. However, his moment of glory turns sour when Carol tells him about Matt's affair with Jamie. Show more

Contributors

As Himself:
Matt LeBlanc
Beverly Lincoln:
Tamsin Greig
Sean Lincoln:
Stephen Mangan
Sanford Shamiro:
Nigel Planer
Myra Licht:
Daisy Haggard
Elliot Salad:
Michael Brandon

Episodes

Series 2

Episode 6

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Comedy series. To boost ratings, Merc asks Matt to get a cast mate from 'Friends' to make a guest appearance. In return, Matt wants Sean and Beverly to write a speech for him. Show more

Contributors

As Himself:
Matt LeBlanc
Beverly Lincoln:
Tamsin Greig
Sean Lincoln:
Stephen Mangan
Merc Lapidus:
John Pankow
Morning Randolph:
Mircea Monroe
Assistant Director:
Trevor White
Andy Button:
Joseph May
SFX make-up guy:
Kenneth Collard
Executive Producer:
David Crane
Executive Producer:
Jeffrey Klarik
Executive Producer:
Jimmy Mulville

Rome

Series 2

Episode 5

Duration: 1 hour

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

Drama series looking at the birth of the Roman Empire through the eyes of ordinary citizens, as well as famous historical figures.

Contributors

Lucius Vorenus:
Kevin McKidd
Titus Pullo:
Ray Stevenson
Julius Caesar:
Ciaran Hinds
Mark Antony:
James Purefoy

Rome

Series 2

Episode 1

Duration: 55 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

Drama series looking at the birth of the Roman Empire. With Caesar lying dead on the Senate floor, the deadly battle for control of Rome is set to begin. Show more

Contributors

Julius Caesar:
Ciaran Hinds
Mark Antony:
James Purefoy
Lucius Vorenus:
Kevin McKidd
Titus Pullo:
Ray Stevenson

Rome

Series 2

Episode 2

Duration: 50 minutes

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

Newly appointed as Consul of Rome, Mark Antony fights to control an increasingly mutinous city. Cleopatra's arrival in the city sends Atia into a jealous rage. Show more

Contributors