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Duration: 1 hour, 40 minutes

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

Available for 5 months

Bill Forsyth’s black comedy about a radio DJ who tries to settle the long-standing dispute between two Italian gangsters over the future of the lucrative ice cream market. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour

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

Coming-of-age drama in which a Northern lad from a mining community (Jamie Bell) opts for ballet rather than boxing and must convince his father of his ambitions as a dancer. Show more

Contributors

Mrs Wilkinson:
Julie Walters
Jackie Elliot:
Gary Lewis
Billy Elliot:
Jamie Bell
Tony Elliot:
Jamie Draven
Billy, aged 25:
Adam Cooper
Grandma:
Jean Heywood
Michael Caffrey:
Stuart Wells
George Watson:
Mike Elliot
Mr Braithwaite:
Billy Fane
Debbie Wilkinson:
Nicola Blackwell
Gary Poulson:
Joe Renton
Dr Crane:
Steve Mangan
Vice-Principal:
Barbara Leigh-Hunt
Writer:
Lee Hall
Producer:
Greg Brenman
Producer:
Jon Finn
Director of photography:
Brian Tufano

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Roald Dahl: Boy

Duration: 1 hour

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

Sometimes magical sometimes grotesque – the colourful story of the author’s childhood. Narrated by Patrick Malahide. From 2016. Show more

Contributors

Roald Dahl:
Patrick Malahide
Young Dahl:
Tarkan Uzun
Teenage Dahl:
Isaac Rouse
Bressington:
Daniel Noel
Thwaites:
Devon Ruckley
Matron:
Adie Allen
Dr Dunbar:
Richard Nichols
Mrs Pratchett:
Elizabeth Bennett
Carleton:
Tom Forrister
Williamson:
Sam Rix
Captain Hardcastle:
Nick Underwood
Mr Cadbury:
James Lailey
Grandfather:
Sean Baker
Author:
Roald Dahl
Director:
Helen Perry

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Brand

Drama

Five Days

Series 1

Episode 5

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One CambridgeshireLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Intricate thriller which tracks five 24-hour periods following the abduction of a young mother. Leanne's murder is eventually solved, but can the family get on with their lives? Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 19 minutes

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

Black comedy in which an ailing gameshow host looks back on his career for his biography, and recalls his clashes with a younger television personality. Show more

Contributors

JJ Curtis:
Peter O'Toole
Jonathan Stich:
Adrian Lester
Dave Turner:
Aidan Gillen
Timothy:
Ralph Brown
Dr Colworth:
Patrick Malahide
Writer:
John Hodge

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Duration: 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC One Scotland

The coming-of-age drama continues.

Contributors

Mrs Wilkinson:
Julie Walters
Jackie Elliot:
Gary Lewis
Billy Elliot:
Jamie Bell
Tony Elliot:
Jamie Draven
Billy, aged 25:
Adam Cooper
Grandma:
Jean Heywood
Michael Caffrey:
Stuart Wells
George Watson:
Mike Elliot
Mr Braithwaite:
Billy Fane
Debbie Wilkinson:
Nicola Blackwell
Gary Poulson:
Joe Renton
Dr Crane:
Steve Mangan
Vice-Principal:
Barbara Leigh-Hunt
Writer:
Lee Hall
Producer:
Greg Brenman
Producer:
Jon Finn
Director of photography:
Brian Tufano

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Five Days

Series 1

Episode 4

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Intricate thriller which tracks five 24-hour periods following the abduction of a young mother. Leanne's body is discovered in a lake, and the family begins to turn on each other. Show more

Sensitive Skin

Series 2

Episode 5: Kiss of Life

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Davina's brother in law Roger is on trial for accountancy fraud. He happens to be represented by old school mate, Leonard, who has a history with his wife. Show more

Duration: 1 hour, 43 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Coming-of-age drama in which a northern lad from a mining community (Jamie Bell) opts for ballet rather than boxing and must convince his father of his ambitions as a dancer. Show more

Contributors

Mrs Wilkinson:
Julie Walters
Jackie Elliot:
Gary Lewis
Billy Elliot:
Jamie Bell
Tony Elliot:
Jamie Draven
Billy, aged 25:
Adam Cooper
Grandma:
Jean Heywood
Michael Caffrey:
Stuart Wells
George Watson:
Mike Elliot
Mr Braithwaite:
Billy Fane
Debbie Wilkinson:
Nicola Blackwell
Gary Poulson:
Joe Renton
Dr Crane:
Steve Mangan
Vice-Principal:
Barbara Leigh-Hunt
Writer:
Lee Hall
Producer:
Greg Brenman
Producer:
Jon Finn
Director of photography:
Brian Tufano

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Duration: 1 hour, 40 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two Wales (Analogue)Latest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Supernatural thriller. While working on the re-design of a strip club, struggling architect Robert meets Heaven, a transexual stripper who can see into the future.

Contributors

Dr Melrose:
Patrick Malahide
Jennifer Marling:
Joanna Going
Producer:
Sue Rogers

Duration: 1 hour, 39 minutes

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

Quirky comedy in which a Scottish DJ with personal problems is landed with a whole lot more when he becomes involved in a feud between two rival families of ice cream sellers.

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Drama

Michael Butt - Albert Speer's Walk Around the World

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Known as Prisoner Number Five in Spandau prison, Albert Speer invented global journeys to keep sane. Stars Patrick Malahide, Daniel Weyman and Basher Savage. Show more

Contributors

Albert Speer:
Patrick Malahide
Narrator:
Daniel Weyman
Margaret Hess:
Mia Soteriou
American Tourist:
Patrick Brennan

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Brand

Drama

Luther

Series 5

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour

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

Available for 3 months

Crime drama. A new spate of murders brings DCI John Luther to once again face the depths of human depravity on the streets of London, while dealing with trouble of his own making. Show more

Contributors

DCI John Luther:
Idris Elba
DSU Martin Schenk:
Dermot Crowley
DS Benny Silver:
Michael Smiley
DS Catherine Halliday:
Wunmi Mosaku
Vivien Lake:
Hermione Norris
George Cornelius:
Patrick Malahide
William Lucas:
Lewis Young
Daria Shubik:
Sonita Henry
Lee Peck:
Luke Westlake
Ronald Massey:
Lex Daniel
Errol Minty:
Michael Obiora
Derek Hayes:
Delroy Atkinson
Donnie McKinnie:
Gary Hailes
Clare Evans:
Katharine Orchard
James Hauser:
Jami Reid-Quarrell
Celia Lavender:
Roberta Taylor
Writer:
Neil Cross
Producer:
Derek Ritchie
Director:
Jamie Payne
Executive Producer:
Marcus Wilson

Duration: 1 hour, 50 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales (Analogue)

Drama following the fluctuating fortunes of businessman Paul over the last 20 years of the 20th century, and Lizzie who comes to work for him as his secretary. Show more

Front Row

Vic and Bob, Angela Gheorghiu, Theatre ghost stories

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer on their return to TV with Vic and Bob's Big Night Out. Legendary Romanian soprano Angela Gheorghiu. And stories of the ghosts that haunt our theatres. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Vic Reeves
Interviewed Guest:
Bob Mortimer
Interviewed Guest:
Angela Gheorghiu
Interviewed Guest:
Patrick Malahide

Duration: 2 hours, 15 minutes

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

The true story of reporter Sidney Schanberg's efforts to find his Cambodian translator Dith Pran, who fell into the hands of the Khmer Rouge. Show more

Contributors

Sydney Schanberg:
Sam Waterston
Dith Pran:
Haing S Ngor
Military Attache:
Craig T Nelson
Al Rockoff:
John Malkovich
Dr Sundesval:
Athol Fugard
Director:
Roland Joffe
Jon Swain:
Julian Sands
US Consul:
Spalding Gray
Dr MacEntire:
Bill Paterson
US Military Adviser:
Tom Bird
Producer:
David Puttnam
Composer:
Mike Oldfield
Director of photography:
Chris Menges

Drama

Roald Dahl: Going Solo

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio Wales FM

Celebrating the centenary year of his birth, a dramatization of Dahl's autobiographical adventures beginning as he sets sail for Africa, aged 22. Narrated by Patrick Malahide. Show more

Contributors

Roald Dahl:
Patrick Malahide
Young Dahl:
John Heffernan
Major Griffiths:
Brian Protheroe
Mrs Griffiths:
Clare Perkins
Miss Trefusis:
Elizabeth Bennett
Parkinson:
Tom Forrister
Mackintosh:
Sam Rix
Snakeman:
Sean Baker
Sergeant:
Jason Barnett
Author:
Roald Dahl
Director:
Helen Perry

Genres

Drama

Roald Dahl: Going Solo

Episode 2

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio Wales FM

Celebrating the centenary year of his birth, a dramatization of Dahl's autobiographical adventures. With war underway, pilot Dahl takes to the air in a series of daring deeds. Show more

Contributors

Roald Dahl:
Patrick Malahide
Young Dahl:
John Heffernan
Squadron Leader:
James Lailey
Medical Examiner:
Tom Forrister
Commodore:
Sean Baker
Pat Pattle:
Brian Protheroe
Operator:
Clare Perkins
Author:
Roald Dahl
Director:
Helen Perry

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