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HARDtalk

Sir Antony Sher

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC News Channel HDLatest broadcast: on BBC News Channel HD

Interviews with newsmakers and personalities from across the globe. Stephen Sackur talks to Sir Antony Sher, widely regarded as one of the finest contemporary classical actors. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Stephen Sackur
Interviewed Guest:
Antony Sher

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Series about a murder investigated by both cops and criminals. Gatehouse finally tracks Glickman down, with explosive consequences. Gabriel gets closer to learning why he was shot. Show more

Contributors

Jonah Gabriel:
Chiwetel Ejiofor
Patterson:
Richard Lintern
Bob Harris:
Robert Pugh
Gatehouse:
Stephen Rea
Julie Bede:
Lesley Sharp
Peter Glickman:
Antony Sher
Jay Wratten:
Rafe Spall
Bulkat Babur:
Stanley Townsend
Maurice Crace:
Malcolm Storry
Ratallack:
Freddie Fox
Petra Mayler:
Eve Best
Commander Khokar:
Ace Bhatti
Laura Gabriel:
Clare Calbraith
Alison:
Agni Scott
Austin Lessing:
Nathan Osgood
Ralph MacLaverty:
Frank Dunne
Hotel Receptionist:
Ciaran Dowd
IVF Clinic Nurse:
Rachel Bavidge
Customs Clerk:
Lloyd McGuire
Evidence Room Clerk:
Philip Ralph
Male Reporter:
Martin Delaney
Writer:
Hugo Blick
Producer:
Johann Knobel
Producer:
Hugo Blick
Director:
Hugo Blick
Caroline Monroe:
Penny Downie
Commander Penney:
Nicholas Jones
Robert Beatty:
Sean Gilder
Police Constable Tiballs:
Alastair Galbraith
Marshall:
Samuel James
Ross McGovern:
Tobias Menzies
Freida Glickman:
Amelia Lowdell
Leonard Glickman:
Cavan Clerkin
Stephen's Lawyer:
Munir Khairdin

Duration: 2 hours, 48 minutes

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

Antony Sher stars as Falstaff in the RSC's 2014 production of Shakespeare’s history play, directed by the company’s artistic director, Gregory Doran. Show more

Contributors

King Henry IV:
Jasper Britton
Prince Hal:
Alex Hassell
Falstaff:
Antony Sher
Earl of Worcester:
Antony Byrne
Earl of Northumberland:
Sean Chapman
Mistress Quickly:
Paola Dionisotti
Lord Edward Mortimer:
Robert Gilbert
Lady Mortimer:
Nia Gwynne
Producer:
John Wyver
Director:
Gregory Doran

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Autumn 2015

Episode 1: Shylock's Ghost

Duration: 1 hour, 10 minutes

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

Alan Yentob travels to the ghetto in Venice with award-winning novelist Howard Jacobson as he embarks on a retelling of Shakespeare's most performed play, The Merchant of Venice. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Alan Yentob
Interviewed Guest:
Howard Jacobson
Participant:
Antony Sher
Participant:
Anthony Julius
Participant:
Stephen Greenblatt
Series Editor:
Alan Yentob

In Conversation

Episode 6: Antony Sher and Greg Doran in Conversation with Sue MacGregor

Duration: 1 hour

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

Sue MacGregor talks to Antony Sher and Greg Doran about their stage work together and their passion for Shakespeare. Over the last two decades they have collaborated on ten shows. Show more

Contributors

Interviewer:
Sue MacGregor
Interviewed Guest:
Antony Sher
Interviewed Guest:
Gregory Doran
Executive Producer:
Pauline Law

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Series about a murder investigated by cops and criminals. Gabriel reveals dark truths about Counterpoint that implicate his colleagues. Bede gets closer to leaving the drugs game. Show more

Contributors

Jonah Gabriel:
Chiwetel Ejiofor
Patterson:
Richard Lintern
Gatehouse:
Stephen Rea
Peter Glickman:
Antony Sher
Bulkat Babur:
Stanley Townsend
Petra Mayler:
Eve Best
Laura Gabriel:
Clare Calbraith
Ratallack:
Freddie Fox
Sergeant Foley:
David Schofield
Robert Beatty:
Sean Gilder
Alison:
Agni Scott
Maurice Crace:
Malcolm Storry
Commander Penney:
Nicholas Jones
Commander Khokar:
Ace Bhatti
Consultant:
Simon Chandler
IVF Clinic Nurse:
Rachel Bavidge
Sir Richard Halton:
Charles Kay
Scientist:
Andrew Buckley
Writer:
Hugo Blick
Producer:
Johann Knobel
Producer:
Hugo Blick
Director:
Hugo Blick

HARDtalk

Sir Antony Sher

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS North AmericaLatest broadcast: on BBC WORLD NEWS Latin America

Stephen Sackur talks to Sir Antony Sher, one of the finest of contemporary classical actors. How this self-styled outsider became a doyen of the British theatrical establishment? Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Stephen Sackur
Interviewed Guest:
Antony Sher

Duration: 1 hour, 25 minutes

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

Drama. A group of Auschwitz prisoners demand to know the nature of a God who can allow so much suffering, and attempt to settle their dispute by putting God on trial. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 35 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Four

Adaptation of Malcolm Bradbury's satirical novel of 1970's greybrick campus life stars a moustachioed Antony Sher as Howard Kirk, Marxist sociologist, womaniser and bully. Show more

Contributors

Howard Kirk:
Antony Sher
Barbara Kirk:
Geraldine James
Flor Beniform:
Isla Blair
Henry Beamish:
Paul Brooke
George Carmody:
Peter Hugo-Daly

Genres

Duration: 1 hour, 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Four

Adaptation of Malcolm Bradbury's satirical novel of 1970s greybrick campus life. Starring a moustachioed Antony Sher as Howard Kirk - Marxist sociologist, womaniser and bully. Show more

Contributors

Howard Kirk:
Antony Sher
Barbara Kirk:
Geraldine James
Flor Beniform:
Isla Blair
Henry Beamish:
Paul Brooke
George Carmody:
Peter Hugo-Daly

Genres

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Renowned actor, writer and artist Antony Sher chats to Mark Lawson about growing up as a white South African and working with his partner Gregory Doran. Show more

Free Thinking

Acting Arthur Miller, Free Speech on Campus

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 3

Available for over a year

Zoe Wanamaker, David Suchet and Antony Sher talk about interpreting Arthur Miller's works with Philip Dodd. Plus a discussion about free speech and debate on university campuses. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Zoe Wanamaker
Interviewed Guest:
David Suchet
Interviewed Guest:
Antony Sher
Interviewed Guest:
Matthew Tariq Wilkinson
Interviewed Guest:
Helen Lewis
Interviewed Guest:
Anthony Julius
Presenter:
Philip Dodd

Duration: 1 hour

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

Andrew Marr is joined by Alex Salmond, Nigel Farage and Sir Antony Sher to discuss politics, current affairs and the arts. Plus music from harpist Catrin Finch. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Andrew Marr
Participant:
Alex Salmond
Participant:
Nigel Farage
Participant:
Antony Sher
Performer:
Catrin Finch
Participant:
Anna Soubry
Participant:
Gloria De Piero
Editor:
Rob Burley
Deputy Editor:
Libby Jukes
Assistant Producer:
Hannah Copeland

Duration: 1 hour, 20 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC Three

Satirical comedy in which historical figure Winston Churchill (Christian Slater) is portrayed as a no-nonsense American GI, flown to Europe to thwart Hitler and save the monarchy.

Contributors

Princess Elizabeth Windsor:
Neve Campbell
Winston Churchill:
Christian Slater
Lord W'ruff:
Leslie Phillips
Denzil Eisenhower:
Romany Malco
Adolf Hitler:
Antony Sher
Jimmy Charoo:
Mackenzie Crook
Tony Blair:
Jon Culshaw
King George VI:
Harry Enfield
Baxter:
Rik Mayall
Producer:
Dixie Linder

Formats

Duration: 1 hour, 39 minutes

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

Dramatisation of one of history's most unusual love stories. A grieving Queen Victoria finds herself drawn to an unconventional Highlander. Show more

Contributors

Queen Victoria:
Judi Dench
John Brown:
Billy Connolly
Benjamin Disraeli:
Antony Sher
Henry Ponsonby:
Geoffrey Palmer
Dr Jenner:
Richard Pasco
Bertie, Prince of Wales:
David Westhead
Director:
John Madden
Archie Brown:
Gerard Butler
Lady Churchill:
Georgie Glen
Lady-in-Waiting:
Catherine O'Donnell
Princess Alexandra:
Sara Stewart
Princess Helena:
Finty Williams
Princess Louise:
Claire Nicolson
Princess Alice:
Hattie Ladbury
Prince Alfred:
Oliver Kent
Prince Arthur:
Alex Menzies
Prince Leopold:
Simon McKerrell
Bertie's Valet:
Rupert Farley
Mrs Grant:
Elaine Collins
Lord Stanley:
Jason Morell
Mary Ann Disraeli:
Cherith Mellor
Speaker of the House of Commons:
George Hall
Dean of Windsor:
Oliver Ford Davies
Society Lady:
Delia Lindsay
Sir Charles Dilke:
James Vaughan
Producer:
Sarah Curtis