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Duration: 1 hour, 45 minutes

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

Period drama. Industrious but introverted Albert hides a secret from the world, especially his fellow staff at a Dublin hotel. Show more

Bleak House

Episode 7

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Andrew Davies' adaptation of the Charles Dickens classic tale. George has to make an impossible decision when Tulkinghorn and Smallweed turn up the heat on his debts. Show more

Contributors

Charley Neckett:
Katie Angelou
Esther Summerson:
Anna Maxwell Martin
Harold Skimpole:
Nathaniel Parker
Mr Tulkinghorn:
Charles Dance
John Jarndyce:
Denis Lawson
Ada Clare:
Carey Mulligan
Harriet:
Lisa Hammond
Mrs Rouncewell:
Anne Reid
Lady Dedlock:
Gillian Anderson
Miss Flite:
Pauline Collins
Policeman:
Benedict Martin
Smallweed:
Phil Davis
Mercury:
Richard Cant
Sergeant George:
Hugo Speer

Bleak House

Episode 10

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Andrew Davies' adaptation of the Charles Dickens classic. Tulkinghorn believes Lady Dedlock is in his power, but she continues to defy him. Show more

Contributors

Mr Tulkinghorn:
Charles Dance
Lady Dedlock:
Gillian Anderson
Harriet:
Lisa Hammond
Esther Summerson:
Anna Maxwell Martin
John Jarndyce:
Denis Lawson
Hortense:
Lilo Baur
Miss Flite:
Pauline Collins
Smallweed:
Philip Davis
Prince Turveydrop:
Bryan Dick
Old Mr Turveydrop:
Matthew Kelly
Caddy Jellyby:
Natalie Press
Mrs Guppy:
Sheila Hancock
Mr Vholes:
Dermot Crowley
Harold Skimpole:
Nathaniel Parker
Sir Leicester:
Timothy West
Sgt George:
Hugo Speer
Phil Squod:
Michael Smiley

Dickensian

Episode 6

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Victorian drama. Bob Cratchit fights to clear his name and get home in time for his daughter's wedding. Compeyson's behaviour leaves Amelia confused. Show more

Contributors

Tim Cratchit:
Zaak Conway
John Bagnet:
Oliver Coopersmith
Sir Leicester Dedlock:
Richard Cordery
Ebenezer Scrooge:
Ned Dennehy
Mr Venus:
Omid Djalili
Martha Cratchit:
Phoebe Dynevor
Fanny Biggetywitch:
Ellie Haddington
Emily Cratchit:
Jennifer Hennessy
Matthew Pocket:
Sam Hoare
Amelia Havisham:
Tuppence Middleton
Frances Barbary:
Alexandra Moen
Peter Cratchit:
Brenock O'Connor
Mrs Bumble:
Caroline Quentin
Arthur Havisham:
Joseph Quinn
Inspector Bucket:
Stephen Rea
Mr Bumble:
Richard Ridings
Honoria Barbary:
Sophie Rundle
Meriwether Compeyson:
Tom Weston-Jones
Bob Cratchit:
Robert Wilfort
Constable Duff:
Jack Shalloo
Producer:
David Boulter
Production Company:
Red Planet (Dickens) Limited

Merlin

Series 3

Episode 9: Love in the Time of Dragons

Duration: 50 minutes

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

Available for 3 months

Fantasy drama. When an old flame of Gaius's arrives under the influence of a Manticore, Merlin must make a smitten Gaius see sense before it is too late. Show more

Contributors

Voice of the Manticore:
Eddie Marsan
Uther Pendragon:
Anthony Head
Geoffrey of Monmouth:
Michael Cronin
Voice of the Dragon:
John Hurt
Producer:
Johnny Capps
Producer:
Julian Murphy

Dickensian

Episode 12

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Drama series set within the world of Charles Dickens's novels. Compeyson is prevented from attending an important meeting with Amelia. Bucket makes an upsetting discovery. Show more

Contributors

Sally Compeyson:
Antonia Bernath
Sir Leicester Dedlock:
Richard Cordery
Little Boy:
Leonardo Dickens
Emily Cratchit:
Jennifer Hennessey
Amelia Havisham:
Tuppence Middleton
Frances Barbary:
Alexandra Moen
Peter Cratchit:
Brenock O'Connor
Mrs Bumble:
Caroline Quentin
Arthur Havisham:
Joseph Quinn
Inspector Bucket:
Stephen Rea
Mr Bumble:
Richard Ridings
Honoria Barbary:
Sophie Rundle
Meriwether Compeyson:
Tom Weston-Jones
Mr Norton:
Gary Oliver
Writer:
Chloe Moss
Producer:
David Boulter
Director:
Mark Brozel
Production Company:
Red Planet (Dickens) Limited

Dickensian

Episode 20

Duration: 50 minutes

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

Period drama series. As Amelia Havisham prepares for the wedding of the year, Arthur realises he is the only one who can save her - but will he act or take the coward's way out? Show more

Contributors

Tim Cratchit:
Zaak Conway
John Bagnet:
Oliver Coopersmith
Ebenezer Scrooge:
Ned Dennehy
Oliver Twist:
Leonardo Dickens
Mr Venus:
Omid Djalili
Martha Cratchit:
Phoebe Dynevor
Fanny Biggetywitch:
Ellie Haddington
Emily Cratchit:
Jennifer Hennessy
Amelia Havisham:
Tuppence Middleton
Frances Barbary:
Alexandra Moen
Peter Cratchit:
Brenock O'Connor
Mrs Bumble:
Caroline Quentin
Arthur Havisham:
Joseph Quinn
Inspector Bucket:
Stephen Rea
Mr Bumble:
Richard Ridings
Honoria Barbary:
Sophie Rundle
Bill Sikes:
Mark Stanley
Meriwether Compeyson:
Tom Weston-Jones
Bob Cratchit:
Robert Wilfort
Jacob Marley:
Peter Firth
Producer:
David Boulter
Director:
Andy Hay
Production Company:
Red Planet (Dickens) Limited

Dickensian

Episode 7

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One OxfordshireLatest broadcast: on BBC One Oxfordshire

Victorian drama. When a drunken prank goes dangerously wrong, Arthur realises the lengths to which Compeyson will go to achieve his aims. Show more

Contributors

Tim Cratchit:
Zaak Conway
Sir Leicester Dedlock:
Richard Cordery
Ebenezer Scrooge:
Ned Dennehy
Emily Cratchit:
Jennifer Hennessy
Matthew Pocket:
Sam Hoare
Amelia Havisham:
Tuppence Middleton
Frances Barbary:
Alexandra Moen
Mrs Bumble:
Caroline Quentin
Arthur Havisham:
Joseph Quinn
Edward Barbary:
Adrian Rawlins
Inspector Bucket:
Stephen Rea
Mr Bumble:
Richard Ridings
Honoria Barbary:
Sophie Rundle
Bill Sikes:
Mark Stanley
Captain James Hawdon:
Ben Starr
Meriwether Compeyson:
Tom Weston-Jones
Bob Cratchit:
Robert Wilfort
Constable Duff:
Jack Shalloo
Producer:
David Boulter
Production Company:
Red Planet (Dickens) Limited

Dickensian

Episode 8

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC One West

Victorian drama. Will Arthur find the courage to confide in Matthew before Compeyson continues his plans to be rid of him? Edward comes into the sights of Inspector Bucket. Show more

Contributors

Matthew Pocket:
Sam Hoare
Amelia Havisham:
Tuppence Middleton
Frances Barbary:
Alexandra Moen
Mrs Bumble:
Caroline Quentin
Arthur Havisham:
Joseph Quinn
Edward Barbary:
Adrian Rawlins
Inspector Bucket:
Stephen Rea
Mr Bumble:
Richard Ridings
Honoria Barbary:
Sophie Rundle
Bill Sikes:
Mark Stanley
Captain James Hawdon:
Ben Starr
Meriwether Compeyson:
Tom Weston-Jones
Producer:
David Boulter
Production Company:
Red Planet (Dickens) Limited

Dickensian

Episode 9

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Victorian drama. Already facing financial ruin, Edward Barbary finds his situation deteriorating when Scrooge demands his loan is repaid. Show more

Contributors

Ebenezer Scrooge:
Ned Dennehy
Mr Venus:
Omid Djalili
Fanny Biggetywitch:
Ellie Haddington
Amelia Havisham:
Tuppence Middleton
Frances Barbary:
Alexandra Moen
Peter Cratchit:
Brenock O'Connor
Mrs Bumble:
Caroline Quentin
Arthur Havisham:
Joseph Quinn
Edward Barbary:
Adrian Rawlins
Inspector Bucket:
Stephen Rea
Mr Bumble:
Richard Ridings
Honoria Barbary:
Sophie Rundle
Bill Sikes:
Mark Stanley
Captain James Hawdon:
Ben Starr
Meriwether Compeyson:
Tom Weston-Jones
Constable Duff:
Jack Shalloo
Producer:
David Boulter
Production Company:
Red Planet (Dickens) Limited

Dickensian

Episode 11

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Drama series set within the world of Charles Dickens's novels. Honoria faces up to the reality of her father's desperate situation and what it means for her relationship. Show more

Contributors

Inspector Bucket:
Stephen Rea
Mrs Bumble:
Caroline Quentin
Tim Cratchit:
Zaak Conway
Sir Leicester Dedlock:
Richard Cordery
Ebenezer Scrooge:
Ned Dennehy
Martha Cratchit:
Phoebe Dynevor
Emily Cratchit:
Jennifer Hennessey
Amelia Havisham:
Tuppence Middleton
Frances Barbary:
Alexandra Moen
Peter Cratchit:
Brenock O'Connor
Arthur Havisham:
Joseph Quinn
Edward Barbary:
Adrian Rawlins
Mr Bumble:
Richard Ridings
Honoria Barbary:
Sophie Rundle
Bill Sikes:
Mark Stanley
Captain James Hawdon:
Ben Starr
Meriwether Compeyson:
Tom Weston-Jones
Bob Cratchit:
Robert Wilfort
Producer:
David Boulter
Director:
Mark Brozel
Production Company:
Red Planet (Dickens) Limited

Dickensian

Episode 13

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Drama series set within the world of Charles Dickens's novels. Honoria comes to terms with letting Hawdon go. Bucket searches for reasons to keep Fagin in prison. Show more

Contributors

Tim Cratchit:
Zaak Conway
Ebenezer Scrooge:
Ned Dennehy
Martha Cratchit:
Phoebe Dynevor
Fanny Biggetywitch:
Ellie Haddington
Emily Cratchit:
Jennifer Hennessey
Amelia Havisham:
Tuppence Middleton
Frances Barbary:
Alexandra Moen
Mrs Bumble:
Caroline Quentin
Arthur Havisham:
Joseph Quinn
Edward Barbary:
Adrian Rawlins
Inspector Bucket:
Stephen Rea
Mr Bumble:
Richard Ridings
Honoria Barbary:
Sophie Rundle
Meriwether Compeyson:
Tom Weston-Jones
Bob Cratchit:
Robert Wilfort
Producer:
David Boulter
Director:
Mark Brozel
Production Company:
Red Planet (Dickens) Limited

Bleak House

Episode 5

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Andrew Davies' adaptation of the Charles Dickens classic tale. Richard's inability to settle causes a rift with John Jarndyce, much to Ada's dismay. Show more

Contributors

Mr Tulkinghorn:
Charles Dance
Hortense:
Lilo Baur
Ada Clare:
Carey Mulligan
Richard Carston:
Patrick Kennedy
John Jarndyce:
Denis Lawson
Esther Summerson:
Anna Maxwell Martin
Miss Flite:
Pauline Collins
Mrs Rouncewell:
Anne Reid
Lady Dedlock:
Gillian Anderson
Sgt George:
Hugo Speer
Phil Squod:
Michael Smiley
Smallweed:
Philip Davis
Charley Neckett:
Katie Angelou
Chancellor:
Ian Richardson
Mr Tangle:
Sevan Stephan
Mr Brownlow:
Alastair Galbraith
Caddy Jellyby:
Natalie Press
Prince Turveydrop:
Bryan Dick
Old Mr Turveydrop:
Matthew Kelly

Bleak House

Episode 8

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Andrew Davies' adaptation of the Charles Dickens classic. Tulkinghorn is close to piecing together Lady Dedlock's secret. Esther struggles to come to terms with a terrible blow. Show more

Contributors

Phil Squod:
Michael Smiley
Sergeant George:
Hugo Speer
Miss Flite:
Pauline Collins
John Jarndyce:
Denis Lawson
Ada Clare:
Carey Mulligan
Esther Summerson:
Anna Maxwell Martin
Charley Neckett:
Katie Angelou
Mr Tulkinghorn:
Charles Dance
Smallweed:
Phil Davis
Lady Dedlock:
Gillian Anderson
Mrs Rouncewell:
Anne Reid
Boythorn:
Warren Clarke
Countryman:
Alex Blake
Little girl:
Lila Sharp

Bleak House

Episode 9

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Andrew Davies' adaptation of the Charles Dickens classic. Esther is shattered by Lady Dedlock's revelation. Tulkinghorn issues Lady Dedlock with a terrible ultimatum. Show more

Contributors

Lady Dedlock:
Gillian Anderson
Esther Summerson:
Anna Maxwell Martin
Ada Clare:
Carey Mulligan
Boythorn:
Warren Clarke
John Jarndyce:
Denis Lawson
Mr Grubble:
Patrick Monckton
Richard Carstone:
Patrick Kennedy
Harold Skimpole:
Nathaniel Parker
Smallweed:
Philip Davis
Miss Flite:
Pauline Collins
Charley Neckett:
Katie Angelou
Mr Vholes:
Dermot Crowley
Mr Tulkinghorn:
Charles Dance
Chancellor:
Ian Richardson
Mr Brownlow:
Alistair McGowan
Mr Tangle:
Sevan Stephan
Sir Leicester:
Timothy West

Woman's Hour

Pauline Collins, Labelling Children, Women on Mars

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Programme that offers a female perspective on the world. Pauline Collins, now appearing in a new film with Joan Collins, talks to Jane Garvey about her long career. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Jane Garvey
Interviewed Guest:
Pauline Collins
Interviewed Guest:
Tina Tchen

Wodehouse Playhouse

Episode 3: Portrait of a Disciplinarian

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Classic comedy of manners from the pen of PG Wodehouse. Reginald and Jane have tea with their old nanny and find her personality as forceful as ever. Show more

Movie Connections

Series 2

Episode 5: Shirley Valentine

Duration: 40 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC One London

Documentary series about Britain's biggest movies. Pauline Collins, Tom Conti, Alison Steadman and others remember the making of 1980s classic Shirley Valentine. Show more