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Duration: 1 hour, 41 minutes

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

Drama based on the true story of Sandra Laing (Sophie Okonedo), a black woman who - due to a rare genetic irregularity - was born to white Afrikaner parents in 1950s South Africa. Show more

Contributors

Sandra Laing:
Sophie Okonedo
Abraham Laing:
Sam Neill
Sannie Laing:
Alice Krige
Van Tonder:
Danny Keogh
WNN Reporter:
Jeremy Crutchley
Petrus Zwane:
Tony Kgoroge

Genres

Formats

Murder, She Wrote

Series 1

Episode 26: Murder in the Afternoon

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Sleuthing scribe Jessica Fletcher investigates another murder. Mrs Fletcher's niece acts in a soap opera in which a pretend victim is discovered really dead. Show more

Contributors

Jessica Fletcher:
Angela Lansbury
Gordon La Monica:
Terry Kiser
Bibi Hartman:
Tricia O'Neil
Julian Tenley:
Lloyd Nolan
Nita Cochran:
Alice Krige
Joyce Holleran:
Jessica Walter
Larry Holleran:
William Atherton

Duration: 15 minutes

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

During apartheid in South Africa, a visiting Austrian geologist falls foul of the Immorality Act. Read by Alice Krige. Show more

Nadine Gordimer - A Flash of Fireflies

Episode 3: A Chip of Glass Ruby

Duration: 15 minutes

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

In apartheid South Africa, a bewildered husband struggles to cope with his wife's political activism. Read by Raad Rawi. Show more

Partners in Crime

Episode 2: The Secret Adversary, Part Two

Duration: 1 hour

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

Mystery adventure series. Tommy and Tuppence's search for the missing Jane Finn gets more dangerous as they struggle to maintain their cover. Show more

Contributors

Tommy Beresford:
David Walliams
Tuppence Beresford:
Jessica Raine
Julius Hersheimmer:
Clarke Peters
Rita Vandemeyer:
Alice Krige
James Peel KC:
Andrew Havill
Whittington:
Jonny Phillips
Clement Drennan:
Robert Horwell
Barman Frank:
Julian Rivett
Producer:
Georgina Lowe
Executive Producer:
Hilary Bevan Jones
Director:
Edward Hall
Production Company:
Endor (T & T) Limited

Duration: 1 hour, 40 minutes

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

Spy drama. Johnny (Bill Nighy) is a long-serving MI5 officer. His boss dies suddenly, leaving behind an inexplicable file which threatens the stability of the organisation. Show more

Contributors

Johnny Worricker:
Bill Nighy
Nancy Pierpan:
Rachel Weisz
Benedict Baron:
Michael Gambon
Ralph Wilson:
Tom Hughes
Jill Tankard:
Judy Davis
Anthea Catcheside:
Saskia Reeves
Rollo Maverley:
Ewen Bremner
Muna Hammami:
Rakhee Thakrar
Julianne Worricker:
Felicity Jones
Max Vallance:
Richard Lintern
Alec Beasley:
Ralph Fiennes
Allegra Betts:
Kate Burdette
Anna Herve:
Holly Aird
Brian Lord:
Andrew Cleaver
Emma Baron:
Alice Krige
Joseph Pierpan:
Bruce Myers
Leona Chew:
Marthe Keller
Melissa Legge:
Aisling Loftus
Ted Finch:
James McArdle
Master of the College:
Jay Benedict
Mrs Ashanti:
Surendra Kochar
Cambridge Don:
Bijan Daneshmand
Mini Cab Owner:
Kriss Dosanjh
Laurence:
Larry David
Radio Announcer:
Rory Morrison
Radio Announcer:
Charlotte Green
Producer:
David Heyman
Producer:
David Barron
Producer:
Rosie Alison
Producer:
Celia Duval
Writer:
David Hare
Director:
David Hare

Formats

Waking the Dead

Series 9

Part 1: Care - Part 1

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Yorkshire

Available for 4 months

Crime drama series about a team who reopen old cases. A murdered woman transpires to have been abducted from a care home as a child. Show more

Contributors

Det Supt Peter Boyd:
Trevor Eve
Dr Grace Foley:
Sue Johnston
Dr Eve Lockhart:
Tara Fitzgerald
DI Spencer Jordan:
Wil Johnson
Det Supt Sarah Cavendish:
Eva Birthistle
Young Claire Somers:
Betsy Clark
Young Teresa Harding:
Niamh Dooner
Young David Drew:
Danny Emes
Young Tom Harding:
Callum O'Donnell
Hotel Manager:
Ian Marr
Abigail Harding:
Charlotte Hope
Karen Harding:
Alice Krige
Teresa Harding:
Georgina Rich
Claire Somers:
Anna Hope
Tom Harding:
Iddo Goldberg
Young Peter Broading:
Jack Sweeney
Peter Broading:
Philip Wright
Penny Milton:
Teresa Banham
Terry Reid:
Martin Herdman
Trish Somers:
Mary Jo Randle
Producer:
Colin Wratten

Waking the Dead

Series 9

Part 2: Care - Part 2

Duration: 1 hour

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

Available for 4 months

Crime drama. The investigation into Claire Somers' death has seemingly unleashed a predator straight from the darkest childhood nightmare, but is all as it seems? Show more

Contributors

Det Supt Peter Boyd:
Trevor Eve
Dr Grace Foley:
Sue Johnston
Dr Eve Lockhart:
Tara Fitzgerald
DI Spencer Jordan:
Wil Johnson
Det Supt Sarah Cavendish:
Eva Birthistle
Peter Broading:
Philip Wright
Trish Somers:
Mary Jo Randle
Leo Harding:
Nicholas Jones
Tom Harding:
Iddo Goldberg
Karen Harding:
Alice Krige
Abigail Harding:
Charlotte Hope
Teresa Harding:
Georgina Rich
Young Claire Somers:
Betsy Clark
Young Teresa Harding:
Niamh Dooner
Young David Drew:
Danny Emes
Young Tom Harding:
Callum O'Donnell
Teenage Claire Somers:
Heather Cave
Robert Fenchurch:
Tim Parker
Young Peter Broading:
Jack Sweeney
Claire Somers:
Anna Hope
Producer:
Colin Wratten

Spooks

Series 10

Episode 1

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for years

Drama series. Ghosts from the past come back to haunt MI5 chief Harry Pearce, prompting a shocking revelation about his time as a spy during the Cold War. Show more

Contributors

Harry Pearce:
Peter Firth
Ruth Evershed:
Nicola Walker
Dimitri Levendis:
Max Brown
Erin Watts:
Lara Pulver
Tariq Masood:
Shazad Latif
Sasha Gavrik:
Tom Weston-Jones
Elena Gavrik:
Alice Krige
Ilya Gavrik:
Jonathan Hyde
Home Secretary William Towers:
Simon Russell Beale
Jim Coaver:
William Hope
Young Harry:
Sam Reid
Director:
Alrick Riley
Producer:
Chris Fry
Young Sasha:
Ashton Callow
Young Elena:
Jenni Herzberg
Pavel Zykov:
Andrew Byron
Julia Dennison:
Josette Simon
Rosie Watts:
Amy Hendrick
Anatoly:
Joe Wredden
Veronica Duran:
Magdalena Kurek
Marcus Collison:
Ben Loyd-Holmes
Female FSB Officer:
Emma McMorrow
MI5 Woman:
Rachel Edwards
Erin's Mum:
Lavinia Bertram

Spooks

Series 10

Episode 2

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for years

Drama series. Top-level secrets are stolen when Calum is mugged outside Thames House. A random robbery or a theft-to-order? Either way there are lethal consequences for the agents. Show more

Contributors

Harry Pearce:
Peter Firth
Ruth Evershed:
Nicola Walker
Dimitri Levendis:
Max Brown
Erin Watts:
Lara Pulver
Tariq Masood:
Shazad Latif
Sasha Gavrik:
Tom Weston-Jones
Elena Gavrik:
Alice Krige
Ilya Gavrik:
Jonathan Hyde
Home Secretary William Towers:
Simon Russell Beale
Jim Coaver:
William Hope
Anatoly:
Joe Wredden
Director:
Alrick Riley
Producer:
Chris Fry
Martha Forde:
Lydia Leonard
Yefim Morosov:
Tom Bateman
Victor Elliot:
William Tapley

Spooks

Series 10

Episode 3

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for years

Drama series. MI6 receive word that radioactive material has been detected at an airport, while the home secretary invites Ruth to dinner to discuss a possible new role. Show more

Contributors

Harry Pearce:
Peter Firth
Ruth Evershed:
Nicola Walker
Dimitri Levendis:
Max Brown
Erin Watts:
Lara Pulver
Sasha Gavrik:
Tom Weston-Jones
Elena Gavrik:
Alice Krige
Ilya Gavrik:
Jonathan Hyde
Home Secretary William Towers:
Simon Russell Beale
Jim Coaver:
William Hope
Johnny Grier:
Mel Raido
Director:
Julian Holmes
Producer:
Chris Fry
Peter Reddon:
Tim Woodward
City Boy:
Luke Neal
Naomi Wilson:
Sharlene Whyte

Spooks

Series 10

Episode 4

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for years

Drama series. Two former inmates are released from jail and set to launch an attack in London. Erin and the team must step in at the eleventh hour to prevent massive loss of life. Show more

Contributors

Harry Pearce:
Peter Firth
Ruth Evershed:
Nicola Walker
Dimitri Levendis:
Max Brown
Erin Watts:
Lara Pulver
Sasha Gavrik:
Tom Weston-Jones
Elena Gavrik:
Alice Krige
Ilya Gavrik:
Jonathan Hyde
Home Secretary William Towers:
Simon Russell Beale
Jim Coaver:
William Hope
Ashur Mohali:
Asif Khan
Mani Jones:
Benjamin Smith
Zubier Al-Saad:
Jeffery Kissoon
Ant Rashaida:
Chu Omambala
Ashur's Daughter:
Kirsty Ratnarajah
Rosie Watts:
Amy Hendrick
Erin's Mum:
Lavinia Bertram
Veronica Duran:
Magdalena Kurek
Writer:
Sean Cook
Producer:
Chris Fry
Director:
Julian Holmes

Spooks

Series 10

Episode 5

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for years

Drama series. Harry kidnaps his CIA counterpart and interrogates him. What Harry discovers alters his suspicions of who is behind the attacks on the Anglo/Russian partnership. Show more

Contributors

Harry Pearce:
Peter Firth
Ruth Evershed:
Nicola Walker
Dimitri Levendis:
Max Brown
Erin Watts:
Lara Pulver
Sasha Gavrik:
Tom Weston-Jones
Elena Gavrik:
Alice Krige
Ilya Gavrik:
Jonathan Hyde
Home Secretary William Towers:
Simon Russell Beale
Jim Coaver:
William Hope
Officer Glenn:
Jeff Mash
Tom Defoe:
Rick Kissack
Richard Croft:
John Warnaby
US Embassy Secretary:
Laurel Lefkow
US Marine:
Tommy Campbell
Young Harry:
Sam Reid
Young Elena:
Jenni Herzberg
Young Sasha:
Ashton Callow
Producer:
Chris Fry

Spooks

Series 10

Episode 6

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for years

Drama series. Harry is handed over to the CIA, ready for deportation to the US, but events are thrown into turmoil when the team receive detailed knowledge of an attack on the UK. Show more

Contributors

Harry Pearce:
Peter Firth
Ruth Evershed:
Nicola Walker
Dimitri Levendis:
Max Brown
Erin Watts:
Lara Pulver
Sasha Gavrik:
Tom Weston-Jones
Elena Gavrik:
Alice Krige
Ilya Gavrik:
Jonathan Hyde
Home Secretary William Towers:
Simon Russell Beale
Pavel Zykov:
Andrew Byron
X-ray operator:
Irena Michi
CIA Officer:
Leemore Marrett Jr
Estate Agent:
Nicola King
Mikhail Levrov:
Jeffry Wickham
Chief of Airstaff:
David Cann
Flight Attendant:
Ursula Valentinovich
FSB Officer:
Vincent Montuel
Young Harry:
Sam Reid
Young Elena:
Jenni Herzberg
Producer:
Chris Fry

Partners in Crime

Episode 1: The Secret Adversary, Part One

Duration: 1 hour

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

Mystery adventure series. In 1952, Tommy and Tuppence Beresford are thrust into a web of international espionage after a chance encounter on a train. Show more

Contributors

Tommy Beresford:
David Walliams
Tuppence Beresford:
Jessica Raine
Julius Hersheimmer:
Clarke Peters
Rita Vandemeyer:
Alice Krige
Dominic Villiers:
George Taylor
Assassin:
Simon Lenagan
Old Man:
Peter Gordon
Whittington:
Jonny Phillips
Fruit Seller:
Ian Hogan
Producer:
Georgina Lowe
Executive Producer:
Hilary Bevan Jones
Director:
Edward Hall
Production Company:
Endor (T & T) Limited

Duration: 1 hour, 40 minutes

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

Action comedy starring Nicholas Cage. Following a traumatic boyhood encounter, a shy science student is caught in the middle of a mystical battle in the heart of New York. Show more

Contributors

Balthazar Blake:
Nicolas Cage
Dave Stutler:
Jay Baruchel
Maxim Horvath:
Alfred Molina
Drake Stone:
Toby Kebbell
Morgana:
Alice Krige
Young Dave:
Jake Cherry
Sun-Lok:
Gregory Woo
Young Becky:
Peyton Roi List
Executive Producer:
Nicolas Cage
Executive Producer:
Todd Garner
Writer:
Matt Lopez
Writer:
Doug Miro

Duration: 1 hour, 52 minutes

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

Available for 3 months

The hammer-wielding hero returns for more mythology-inspired action from Marvel, this time battling a sinister race of Dark Elves to bring order to the cosmos. Show more

The Syndicate

Series 3

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour

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

Drama series. It's all hands on deck for the staff of Hazelwood Manor as the Americans arrive for the shoot. With their jobs in jeopardy, Godfrey thinks he has the answer. Show more

Contributors

Dawn Stevenson:
Elizabeth Berrington
Andy Stevenson:
Kieran O'Brien
Amy Stevenson:
Daisy Head
Noah Stevenson:
Bradley Johnson
Julie Travers:
Melanie Hill
Sarah Travers:
Cara Theobold
Sean McGary:
Richard Rankin
Lady Hazelwood:
Alice Krige
Nick Harrison:
Rob Kendrick
Godfrey Watson:
Lenny Henry
Spencer Cavendish:
Sam Phillips
Lord Hazelwood:
Anthony Andrews
Eddie Garcia:
Steven Brand
Scott Mitchell:
William Hope
Melissa Mitchell:
Lucy Russell
Tyler Mitchell:
Tom Brittney
Valerie Hardcastle:
Elaine C Smith
Lottery Presenter:
Anthony Crank
Writer:
Kay Mellor
Director:
Kay Mellor
Production Company:
Rollem Productions

Genres

The Syndicate

Series 3

Episode 2

Duration: 1 hour

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

Drama series. With Amy still missing, Dawn calls the police. All eyes turn to the last person to see her - Godfrey. Meanwhile, Lord Hazelwood's health takes a turn for the worse. Show more

Contributors

Denise Simpson:
Lorraine Bruce
Julie Travers:
Melanie Hill
Sarah Travers:
Cara Theobold
Sean McGary:
Richard Rankin
Dawn Stevenson:
Elizabeth Berrington
DI Baker:
Polly Walker
DS Houghton:
Joel Morris
Noah Stevenson:
Bradley Johnson
Andy Stevenson:
Kieran O'Brien
Godfrey Watson:
Lenny Henry
Spencer Cavendish:
Sam Phillips
Eddie Garcia:
Steven Brand
Scott Mitchell:
William Hope
Lord Hazelwood:
Anthony Andrews
Lady Hazelwood:
Alice Krige
Melissa Mitchell:
Lucy Russell
Amy Stevenson:
Daisy Head
John Kempt:
Ian Hanmore
Journalist:
Jonah Stevenson
News Reporter:
Paul Dunphy
Laura Tearny:
Kathleen McDermott
Writer:
Kay Mellor
Director:
Kay Mellor
Production Company:
Rollem Productions

Genres

The Syndicate

Series 3

Episode 3

Duration: 1 hour

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

Drama series. When a journalist uncovers new information about Amy's disappearance, a furious Andy takes the investigation into his own hands. Show more

Contributors

Sean McGary:
Richard Rankin
Sarah Travers:
Cara Theobold
Godfrey Watson:
Lenny Henry
Julie Travers:
Melanie Hill
Dawn Stevenson:
Elizabeth Berrington
Mary Campbell:
Poppy Lee Friar
Amy Stevenson:
Daisy Head
Andy Stevenson:
Kieran O'Brien
DS Houghton:
Joel Morris
DI Baker:
Polly Walker
Noah Stevenson:
Bradley Johnson
Spencer Cavendish:
Sam Phillips
Tyler Mitchell:
Tom Brittney
William Forcett:
Simon Williams
Lord Hazelwood:
Anthony Andrews
Lady Hazelwood:
Alice Krige
Laura Tearny:
Kathleen McDermott
Kitchen Fitter:
Gabriel Paul
News Reporter:
Paul Dunphy
Journalist:
Jonah Stevenson
Denise Simpson:
Lorraine Bruce