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The Graham Norton Show

Series 26

Episode 15

Duration: 47 minutes

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

Together on Graham Norton's sofa, Robert Downey Jr, Emma Thompson, Hugh Laurie and Terry Gilliam. Plus singer Sara Bareilles performing She Used to Be Mine. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Graham Norton
Interviewed Guest:
Robert Downey Jr
Interviewed Guest:
Emma Thompson
Interviewed Guest:
Hugh Laurie
Interviewed Guest:
Terry Gilliam
Interviewed Guest:
Sara Bareilles
Series Producer:
Jon Magnusson
Director:
Steve Smith
Executive Producer:
Graham Stuart
Production Company:
So Television

Duration: 40 minutes

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

News, reviews and interviews with Claudia Winkleman and Danny Leigh. Featuring a review of star-studded romantic comedy New Year's Eve, and Antonio Banderas's Puss in Boots 3D. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Danny Leigh
Presenter:
Danny Leigh
Executive Producer:
Basil Comely
Executive Producer:
Basil Comely
Series Producer:
Jayne Stanger
Series Producer:
Jayne Stanger
Interviewed Guest:
Terry Gilliam
Interviewed Guest:
Terry Gilliam

Duration: 50 minutes

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

Alan Yentob looks back over the career of the flamboyant film director. Friends and admirers recall a pioneering documentary-maker, talented photographer and fearless director. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Alan Yentob
Director:
Eleanor Horne
Participant:
Terry Gilliam
Participant:
Twiggy
Participant:
Glenda Jackson
Participant:
Melvyn Bragg
Participant:
Robert Powell
Participant:
Roger Daltrey

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Summer 2014

Episode 4: Monty Python: And Now for Something Rather Similar

Duration: 1 hour, 12 minutes

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

Alan Yentob meets the five surviving members of Monty Python - John Cleese, Michael Palin, Terry Jones, Terry Gilliam and Eric Idle - as they prepare to reunite on stage. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Alan Yentob
Interviewed Guest:
John Cleese
Interviewed Guest:
Michael Palin
Interviewed Guest:
Terry Jones
Interviewed Guest:
Terry Gilliam
Interviewed Guest:
Eric Idle
Producer:
Jack Cocker
Director:
Jack Cocker
Series Editor:
Alan Yentob

The Culture Show

Rankin Shoots Rembrandt

Duration: 29 minutes

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

World-renowned photographer Rankin takes on the challenge of interpreting Rembrandt's portraits of old age, adapting the Dutch master's techniques for his camera. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Rankin
Participant:
Una Stubbs
Participant:
Terry Gilliam
Participant:
Zandra Rhodes
Participant:
Ken Loach
Director:
Lesley Smith
Series Editor:
Janet Lee

The Culture Show

Rankin Shoots Rembrandt

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS EuropeLatest broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS North America

World-renowned photographer Rankin takes on the challenge of interpreting Rembrandt's portraits of old age, adapting the Dutch master's techniques for his camera. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Rankin
Participant:
Una Stubbs
Participant:
Terry Gilliam
Participant:
Zandra Rhodes
Participant:
Ken Loach
Director:
Lesley Smith
Series Editor:
Janet Lee

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Jim Moir aka Vic Reeves goes on an irreverent trip into the world of influential avant-garde art movement Dada. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jim Moir
Participant:
Armando Iannucci
Participant:
Terry Gilliam
Participant:
Neville Brody
Participant:
Michael Landy
Participant:
Cornelia Parker
Producer:
Simon Lloyd
Director:
Simon Lloyd
Executive Producer:
Richard Bright

The Graham Norton Show

Series 14

New Year's Eve Show

Duration: 1 hour

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

Graham ends the year with a bang as he is joined by the stars of Anchorman 2, the Monty Python team, Joan and Jackie Collins, Frank Skinner and Michael Bublé. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Graham Norton
Interviewed Guest:
Will Ferrell
Interviewed Guest:
Steve Carell
Interviewed Guest:
Christina Applegate
Interviewed Guest:
Paul Rudd
Interviewed Guest:
David Koechner
Interviewed Guest:
Dame Joan Collins
Interviewed Guest:
Jackie Collins
Interviewed Guest:
John Cleese
Interviewed Guest:
Eric Idle
Interviewed Guest:
Terry Jones
Interviewed Guest:
Michael Palin
Interviewed Guest:
Terry Gilliam
Interviewed Guest:
Frank Skinner
Interviewed Guest:
Michael Buble
Series Producer:
Jon Magnusson
Director:
Steve Smith

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Documentary exploring the story of the Pythons - how the cast met, their early influences and how they went on to create groundbreaking television and later, successful movies. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
John Cleese
Participant:
Terry Jones
Participant:
Terry Gilliam
Participant:
Michael Palin
Participant:
Eric Idle
Participant:
Graham Chapman

Duration: 1 hour, 25 minutes

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

Film version of classic sketches and memorable moments from the Monty Python gang's long-running television series, including Nudge Nudge, Hell's Grannies and Dead Parrot. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 35 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Surreal comedy about a man named Brian who is mistakenly hailed as the Messiah by a trio of not-so-wise men and then is doggedly followed by a troop of admiring worshippers. Show more

Comedy Connections

Series 3

Episode 1: Monty Python's Flying Circus

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Series charting the history of some of the best British comedy shows looks at the inside story of Monty Python's Flying Circus. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Doon Mackichan
Participant:
John Cleese
Participant:
Michael Palin
Participant:
Eric Idle
Participant:
Terry Gilliam
Participant:
Carol Cleveland
Participant:
John Howard Davies
Participant:
Paul Fox
Series Producer:
Toby Stevens

Duration: 1 hour, 50 minutes

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

Jacob and Will Grimm (Heath Ledger and Matt Damon) are called upon to investigate the disappearance of a number of girls from what is said to be an enchanted forest. Show more

Contributors

Jacob Grimm:
Heath Ledger
Wilhelm Grimm:
Matt Damon
Mirror Queen:
Monica Bellucci
Angelika:
Lena Headey
Delatombe:
Jonathan Pryce
Mother Grimm:
Barbara Lukesova
Young Will:
Petr Ratimec
Young Jacob:
Jeremy Robson
Sister Grimm:
Anna Rust
Director:
Terry Gilliam
Producer:
Daniel Bobker
Producer:
Charles Roven

Movie Connections

Series 2

Episode 1: Holy Grail

Duration: 40 minutes

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

Documentary series about Britain's biggest movies. Members of the Monty Python team take a critical look back at their first film, Monty Python and the Holy Grail. Show more

Contributors

Narrator:
Ashley Jensen
Participant:
John Cleese
Participant:
Michael Palin
Participant:
Eric Idle
Participant:
Terry Gilliam
Participant:
Carol Cleveland
Participant:
Neil Innes
Participant:
Mark Forstater
Director:
Ewan Torrance

Duration: 1 hour

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

Andrew Marr is joined by key figures to discuss topical politics, current affairs and the arts. His guests include Nigel Farage MEP, Lord Ashdown, Jimmy Wales and Terry Gilliam. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Marr
Interviewed Guest:
Nigel Farage
Interviewed Guest:
Paddy Ashdown
Interviewed Guest:
Jimmy Wales
Interviewed Guest:
Terry Gilliam
Interviewed Guest:
Anna Soubry
Interviewed Guest:
Trevor Phillips
Producer:
Libby Jukes
Broadcast Assistant:
Hannah Copeland

Duration: 59 minutes

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

A tribute to Sean Connery featuring archive interviews spanning over 50 years and including contributions from friends, actors and directors. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Sean Connery
Participant:
Robert Carlyle
Participant:
Dougray Scott
Participant:
Laurence Fishburne
Participant:
Terry Gilliam
Participant:
George Lucas
Director:
Pete Stanton
Producer:
Pete Stanton
Executive Producer:
Pauline Law

Duration: 40 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Peter Capaldi embarks upon a personal journey to discover the shocking history of the stars of north London's famous film studios. Including clips from rarely seen films. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Peter Capaldi
Director:
Peter Capaldi
Producer:
Adam Tandy
Participant:
Terry Gilliam
Participant:
Marcia Warren
Executive Producer:
Paul Schlesinger
Lionel Crisp:
Tim Downie
Jenny Driscoll:
Kelly Adams
Writer:
Tony Roche

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Using rare archive, recordings and interviews, a trip through the surreal, moonlit world of Tom Waits - a portrait of one of modern music's most enigmatic and influential artists. Show more

Contributors

Executive Producer:
Richard Bright
Director:
James Maycock
Production Manager:
Fiona Crawford
Production Coordinator:
Fiona Dorman
Camera Operator:
Luke Finn
Interviewed Guest:
Terry Gilliam
Interviewed Guest:
Lucinda Williams
Interviewed Guest:
Ian Rankin
Interviewed Guest:
Ed Harcourt
Interviewed Guest:
Ralph Carney
Interviewed Guest:
Bones Howe
Interviewed Guest:
Ute Lemper
Interviewed Guest:
Nitin Sawhney
Interviewed Guest:
Guy Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Jim Sclavunos

Duration: 1 hour, 31 minutes

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

Documentary featuring the work of stop-motion camera and special effects guru Ray Harryhausen. Including contributions from Peter Jackson and Guillermo Del Toro. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
John Landis
Participant:
Rick Baker
Participant:
Dennis Muren
Participant:
Terry Gilliam
Participant:
Peter Lord
Participant:
Phil Tippett
Participant:
Nick Park
Participant:
Peter Jackson
Participant:
Guillermo del Toro
Participant:
Ken Ralston
Participant:
Steven Spielberg
Participant:
James Cameron
Participant:
Robert Zemeckis
Participant:
Jean-Pierre Jeunet