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Duration: 1 hour, 2 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Alan Bennett's drama based on a meeting between actress Coral Browne and spy Guy Burgess. A mystery man appears in Coral's dressing room. What does he want with her face powder? Show more

Contributors

Guy Burgess:
Alan Bates
Herself:
Coral Browne
Claudius:
Charles Gray
Rosencrantz:
Harold Innocent
Guildenstern:
Vernon Dobtcheff
Hotel Receptionist:
Faina Zinova
Scarf Man:
Bibs Ekkel
Mrs Burgess:
Molly Veness
Shoe Shop Assistant:
Roger Hammond
Pyjama Shop Manager:
Trevor Baxter
Producer:
Innes Lloyd

Genres

Coming of Age

Series 2

Episode 6: Doreen

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC ThreeLatest broadcast: on BBC Three

Sitcom about a group of sixth-form students. DK makes friends with Doreen, a delinquent pensioner with a penchant for kissing strangers and blowing up ducks. Show more

Contributors

The Principal:
Ellen Thomas
Mr de Wilde:
Matthew Earley
Retirement Home Manager:
Dave Lamb
Biggie Smalls:
Roger Hammond
Himself:
Dominic Wood
Producer:
Simon London
Director:
Nick Wood
Executive Producer:
Jo Sargent

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

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

Witty update of Oscar Wilde's Lady Windermere's Fan. A gold-digging American pursues a wealthy Lord as he honeymoons with his young wife on the Amalfi coast.

Contributors

Meg Windermere:
Scarlett Johansson
Mrs Erlynne:
Helen Hunt
Lord Darlington:
Stephen Campbell Moore
Contessa Lucchino:
Milena Vukotic
Robert Windemere:
Mark Umbers
Director:
Mike Barker

Formats

Drama on 3

Sunday at Sant' Agata

Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Ronald Frame's imagined account of a summer's day at Verdi's country retreat. The composer intends a quiet Sunday, but his plans are disturbed by visitors. Starring Clive Merrison. Show more

Contributors

Giuseppe Verdi:
Clive Merrison
Giuseppina Verdi:
Gillian Barge
Teresa Stolz:
Maggie Steed
Trasatti:
Thomas Arnold
Sir John Falstaff:
Roger Hammond
Musician:
Andy Massey

Genres

One Foot in the Grave

Series 1

Episode 4: I'll Retire to Bedlam

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for 11 months

Sitcom. Victor and Margaret are trapped in their garden shed by a swarm of bees. Later, a trip to the eye clinic gives Victor a chance to moan about the NHS. Show more

Contributors

Victor Meldrew:
Richard Wilson
Margaret Meldrew:
Annette Crosbie
Mr Gillespie:
Roger Hammond
Mr Jellinek:
John Bluthal
Eye Clinic Nurse:
Cecily Hobbs