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The Rise of the Murdoch Dynasty

Series 1

The Rebel Alliance

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Available for 10 months

An alliance forms, including Hugh Grant, that is willing to take on the Murdoch empire. A scandal threatens Rupert’s dream of passing on the family business to one of his children. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Jo Becker
Interviewed Guest:
Alastair Campbell
Interviewed Guest:
Nick Davies
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Ellison
Interviewed Guest:
Nigel Farage
Interviewed Guest:
Hugh Grant
Interviewed Guest:
Les Hinton
Interviewed Guest:
Graham Johnson
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Lewis
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew Neil
Interviewed Guest:
Peter Oborne
Interviewed Guest:
John Prescott
Interviewed Guest:
Alan Rusbridger
Interviewed Guest:
Neil Wallis
Interviewed Guest:
Tom Watson
Interviewed Guest:
David Yelland
Interviewed Guest:
Max Mosley
Director:
Jamie Roberts
Executive Producer:
David Glover
Executive Producer:
Cate Hall
Line Producer:
Sophie Wright
Series Producer:
Owen Phillips
Production Company:
72 Films

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Available for 10 months

With Rupert Murdoch’s reputation in tatters, he mounts an incredible comeback that involves Brexit and Donald Trump, and the issue of family succession finally seems to be resolved. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Les Hinton
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew Neil
Interviewed Guest:
Alan Rusbridger
Interviewed Guest:
David Yelland
Director:
Jamie Roberts
Executive Producer:
David Glover
Executive Producer:
Cate Hall
Line Producer:
Sophie Wright
Series Producer:
Owen Phillips
Production Company:
72 Films
Interviewed Guest:
Alan Sugar
Interviewed Guest:
Nigel Farage
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Ellison
Interviewed Guest:
Piers Morgan
Interviewed Guest:
Roy Greenslade
Interviewed Guest:
Ken Auletta
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Mayer
Interviewed Guest:
Gabriel Sherman
Interviewed Guest:
Steve Bannon
Interviewed Guest:
Anthony Scaramucci
Interviewed Guest:
Michael Heseltine

Equator from the Air

Series 1

SE Asia

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Gordon Buchanan discovers how eyes in the sky are helping protect endangered orangutans, elephants and people in south east Asia, where booming economies are taking a toll on the natural world. Show more

Equator from the Air

Series 1

South America

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

In South America, Gordon flies over the Amazon in search of illegal loggers, and in the Andes he meets conservationists searching for new species before their habitat is destroyed. Show more

Equator from the Air

Series 1

Pacific

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Crossing the Pacific, Gordon discovers how a view from above is helping protect hammerhead sharks and giant tortoises, and what it could reveal about the future of our coral reefs. Show more

The Trump Show

Series 1

Episode 2

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Available for 27 days

Key players, including Rudy Giuliani, Stormy Daniels, Steve Bannon and ambassador John Bolton, shed light on Trump’s second year as he faces challenges from his past. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
David Glover
Series Producer:
Kate Quine
Production Company:
72 Films
Line Producer:
Sophie Wright
Line Producer:
Venita Singh-Warner
On-line editing:
Tom Holborow
Colourist:
Perry Gibbs

The Trump Show

Series 1

Episode 3

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two England

Available for 27 days

Trump survives impeachment, but the Covid-19 virus hits America, riots break out on the streets and the economy faces trouble as Trump holds firm to his unique style of leadership. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
David Glover
Series Producer:
Kate Quine
Production Company:
72 Films
Line Producer:
Sophie Wright
Line Producer:
Venita Singh-Warner
On-line editing:
Tom Holborow
Colourist:
Perry Gibbs

Jimmy McGovern's Moving On

Series 5

Episode 5: Back By Six

Duration: 44 minutes

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

Contemporary drama. Frustrated that he cannot see his children for more than a day at a time, divorced father-of-two Andy decides to take them on an impromptu road trip. Show more

Equator from the Air

Series 1

Africa

Duration: 59 minutes

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

In Africa, Gordon takes to the skies to see how a growing human population is affecting wildlife, from flamingos and elephants in Kenya to humpback whales off the coast of Gabon. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

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

4 Extra Debut. The trapped wants and needs of protagonist Arthur Machin juxtaposed with the aggression of rugby. Stars James Purefoy, Sheridan Smith. Directed by Johnny Vegas. Show more

Contributors

Arthur Machin:
James Purefoy
Mrs Hammond:
Emily Watson
Maurice Braithwaite:
John Thomson
Judith Parkes:
Sheridan Smith
Mr Weaver:
Philip Jackson
Mrs Weaver:
Julia Davis
Lynda Hammond:
Sophie Wright
Mam (Machin):
Gwyneth Powell
Dad (Machin):
Wayne Forester
Commentator:
Ray French
Director:
Johnny Vegas
Adaptor:
Andrew Lynch

Genres

British New Wave

This Sporting Life

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

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

David Storey's repressed northern drama juxtaposes the trapped wants and needs of protagonist Arthur Machin with the stark aggression of the rugby pitch. Directed by Johnny Vegas. Show more

Contributors

Arthur Machin:
James Purefoy
Mrs Hammond:
Emily Watson
Maurice Braithwaite:
John Thomson
Judith Parkes:
Sheridan Smith
Mr Weaver:
Philip Jackson
Mrs Weaver:
Julia Davis
Lynda Hammond:
Sophie Wright
Mam (Machin):
Gwyneth Powell
Dad (Machin):
Wayne Forester
Commentator:
Ray French
Director:
Johnny Vegas
Adaptor:
Andrew Lynch

Genres

First broadcast: on CBBC HDLatest broadcast: on CBBC HD

Drama set during World War I. Fourteen-year-old Harriet forms her own army of misfit children to search for spies. Show more

Contributors

Harriet Grange:
Ciara Baxendale
Edward Grange:
Ben-Ryan Davies
Violet Croft:
Sophie Wright
Thomas Brown:
Elliot Baxter
Mr Grange:
William Travis
Sam Grange:
Max True
Stephen Croft:
James Baxter
Mrs Brown:
Gemma Wardle
Lewis Brown:
Adam Thomas Wright
Jimmy Cruickshank:
Matthew McGreevy
Welsh Postman:
Glyn Pritchard
Johnny Briggs:
Bradley Johnson
Mrs Stanner:
Viktoria Kay
Harriet's Army Girl:
Mia Wyles
Harbourmaster:
Paul Brown
Army Sargeant:
Jonny Bower
Captain Sikes:
Jonathan Jaynes
Producer:
Foz Allan
Writer:
Guy Burt

First broadcast: on CBBC HDLatest broadcast: on CBBC HD

Drama series set during World War I. Fourteen-year-old Harriet forms her own army of misfit children to search for spies. Show more

Contributors

Harriet Grange:
Ciara Baxendale
Edward Grange:
Ben-Ryan Davies
Violet Croft:
Sophie Wright
Thomas Brown:
Elliot Baxter
Jimmy Cruickshank:
Matthew McGreevy
Mr Grange:
William Travis
Sam Grange:
Max True
Stephen Croft:
James Baxter
Mrs Brown:
Gemma Wardle
Lewis Brown:
Adam Thomas Wright
Welsh Postman:
Glyn Pritchard
Johnny Briggs:
Bradley Johnson
Mrs Stanner:
Viktoria Kay
Harriet's Army Girl:
Mia Wyles
Producer:
Foz Allan
Writer:
Guy Burt

First broadcast: on CBBC HDLatest broadcast: on CBBC HD

Children's drama series set during World War I. From their coastal hideout, the Browns spot lights flashing in the night. Could it be spies? Show more

Contributors

Harriet Grange:
Ciara Baxendale
Edward Grange:
Ben-Ryan Davies
Violet Croft:
Sophie Wright
Thomas Brown:
Elliot Baxter
Jimmy Cruickshank:
Matthew McGreevy
Mr Grange:
William Travis
Sam Grange:
Max True
Stephen Croft:
James Baxter
Mrs Brown:
Gemma Wardle
Lewis Brown:
Adam Thomas Wright
Welsh Postman:
Glyn Pritchard
Johnny Briggs:
Bradley Johnson
Producer:
Foz Allan
Writer:
Guy Burt

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Available for 10 months

Documentary. Rupert Murdoch must decide who he wants to be Britain’s next prime minister, whilst a battle for succession begins within his own family. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
David Yelland
Interviewed Guest:
Hugh Grant
Interviewed Guest:
Alan Sugar
Interviewed Guest:
Nigel Farage
Interviewed Guest:
Les Hinton
Interviewed Guest:
Andrew Neil
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Ellison
Interviewed Guest:
Piers Morgan
Interviewed Guest:
Alastair Campbell
Interviewed Guest:
Roy Greenslade
Interviewed Guest:
John Prescott
Interviewed Guest:
Ken Auletta
Interviewed Guest:
Neil Wallis
Interviewed Guest:
Graham Johnson
Interviewed Guest:
Nick Davies
Interviewed Guest:
Peter Oborne
Director:
Jamie Roberts
Executive Producer:
David Glover
Executive Producer:
Cate Hall
Line Producer:
Sophie Wright
Series Producer:
Owen Phillips
Production Company:
72 Films