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Twenty Twelve

Series 2

Episode 1: Boycott - Part 1

Duration: 28 minutes

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

Comedy series following the challenges faced by those responsible for delivering the 2012 Olympics. The Algerian Olympic team threatens to boycott the Games. Show more

Contributors

Ian Fletcher:
Hugh Bonneville
Sally Owen:
Olivia Colman
Nick Jowett:
Vincent Franklin
Graham Hitchins:
Karl Theobald
Siobhan Sharpe:
Jessica Hynes
Fi Healey:
Morven Christie
Narrator:
David Tennant
Director:
John Morton
Executive Producer:
Jon Plowman

Twenty Twelve

Series 2

Episode 2: Boycott - Part 2

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Comedy following the 2012 Olympics delivery team. The Algerians issue a deadline of midnight to their demand for a Shared Belief Centre which faces Mecca. Show more

Contributors

Ian Fletcher:
Hugh Bonneville
Sally Owen:
Olivia Colman
Nick Jowett:
Vincent Franklin
Graham Hitchins:
Karl Theobald
Siobhan Sharpe:
Jessica Hynes
Fi Healey:
Morven Christie
Narrator:
David Tennant
Director:
John Morton
Executive Producer:
Jon Plowman

Duration: 30 minutes

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

4 Extra Debut. An eager museum curator arrives to turn things around, but finds the incompetent staff resistant to change. Sitcom pilot stars Simon Callow and Jane Horrocks. Show more

Plum House

Series 2

Episode 1: A Sound Investment

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Comedy about the eccentric staff at the former country home of terrible 18th-century poet George Pudding. Starring Simon Callow, Jane Horrocks and Miles Jupp. Show more

Plum House

Series 2

Episode 2: Thief Encounter

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Peter and Julian are determined to retrieve a valuable pudding artefact, and they have enlisted the help of a crooked connection to do so. Show more

Plum House

Series 2

Episode 3: Black Pudding

Duration: 30 minutes

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

The offer of an honorary degree at a less than prestigious ex-polytechnic sends Peter into a depressive spiral, as he questions whether he has wasted his life. Show more

Contributors

Julian:
Miles Jupp
Doctor Bloch:
Steve Pemberton
Steve Clegg:
Alex Lowe
Vice Chancellor:
Alex Lowe
Receptionist:
Sarah Daykin
Writer:
Ben Cottam

Plum House

Series 2

Episode 4: Death Comes to Plum House

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Tom has organised a murder mystery event at Plum House. But when a storm prevents the visitors from reaching the museum, the team decide to try the game themselves. Show more

Plum House

Series 2

Episode 5: Hot Quiz

Duration: 30 minutes

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

A local pub quiz becomes the arena to decide who is best and smartest at Plum House after Tom decides that Peter and Julian should no longer be in charge of the finances. Show more

Plum House

Series 2

Episode 6: Wedding Bells

Duration: 30 minutes

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

The team are preparing to host their first wedding at the museum. With a journalist coming to cover the event, it is a publicity coup for Plum House. But the groom has cold feet. Show more

Contributors

Julian:
Miles Jupp
Sophie:
Jo Enright
Joe the Groom:
Nico Tatarowicz
Wedding Shop Assistant:
Maya Sondhi
Writer:
Ben Cottam

Boomers

Series 2

Episode 4: Mick's Return

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Comedy series following the ups and downs of three retired couples. Having separated from his younger wife Elena, Mick returns to Alan and Joyce's. Show more

Boomers

Series 2

Episode 2: Matt & Seb

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Comedy series following the ups and downs of three retired couples. The gang head to a housewarming party for new neighbours Matt and Seb. Show more

Duration: 29 minutes

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

Tim Vine must travel back in time to Tudor England in a quest to find a silver lion and bring Christmas to Henry VIII's court. With guest star Emma Bunton. Show more

Contributors

Tim/Jester:
Tim Vine
Henry VIII:
John Archer
Catherine of Aragon:
Sally Phillips
Courtier Belvedere:
Spencer Jones
Jane Seymour:
Mandeep Dhillon
Cardinal Wolsey:
Danny John-Jules
Henchman Gordon:
Marek Larwood
Emma/Anne Boleyn:
Emma Bunton
Executive Producer:
Paul Schlesinger
Executive Producer:
Christine Langan
Production Company:
Baby Cow Productions Ltd

Genres

Comedy Playhouse

Series 18

Episode 1: Tim Vine Travels in Time

Duration: 29 minutes

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

Sitcom featuring master of the pun Tim Vine. He meets Ore Oduba and travels back in time to medieval England to fix a golden arrow and Robin Hood's broken heart. Show more

Contributors

Himself:
Tim Vine
Robin Hood:
Ore Oduba
Maid Marion:
Sally Phillips
The Sheriff of Nottingham:
Tim Key
Friar Tuck:
Spencer Jones
Vague Marion:
Mandeep Dhillon
Little John:
John Archer
Writer:
Tim Vine
Producer:
John Pocock
Executive Producer:
Christine Langan
Executive Producer:
Paul Schlesinger
Production Company:
Baby Cow Productions Ltd

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

Boomers

Christmas

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Comedy series following the ups and downs of three retired couples. On Christmas Eve, the gang find themselves stranded in Calais after missing their train home. Show more

Contributors

German Maureen:
Fiona Mollison
German John:
Stephen Frost
Lorry Driver:
Rob Jarvis
Customs Officer:
Kate Bowes Renna
Security Guard:
Mark Flitton
Laure:
Laila Ali
Director:
Adam Miller
Production Company:
Hat Trick Productions

Brand

Boomers

Comedy Shorts

Nick Helm: The Killing Machine

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Comedy. Sam wants to be a killing machine. No pain, no gain. No guts, no glory. No carbs. Show more

Contributors

Donny Day:
Lloyd Everitt
Sam Miller:
Nick Helm
Director:
Jon Riche
Writer:
Nick Helm
Producer:
Joe Fraser
Executive Producer:
Paul Schlesinger
Executive Producer:
Nick Helm
Production Company:
Baby Cow Productions Ltd

Genres

Plum House

Series 1

Why Why WI?

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Eccentric museum staff at the former country home of a terrible 18th century poet expect the WI. Stars Jane Horrocks. From 2016. Show more

Plum House

Series 1

Perilously Poorly Peter

Duration: 30 minutes

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

As Peter is forced to visit town, Julian’s in charge and spies a chance to finally make his mark. Stars Simon Callow. From 2016. Show more

Plum House

Series 1

Trust the Trust

Duration: 28 minutes

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

When a mysterious visitor arrives, the team suspect he’s been sent by the Trust to spy on them. Stars Kevin Eldon. From 2016. Show more

Plum House

Series 1

Episode 4: Peter vs Prynne

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Tom puts on a summer event, but will it be remembered for the right reasons with all the goings-on? Stars Miles Jupp. From 2016. Show more