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Duration: 30 minutes

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

Impressions from Jon Culshaw and Debra Stephenson and their many characters. In this episode, Davina McCall gets in a mess, and Jimmy Carr is an unexpected guest at a funeral. Show more

Contributors

Various:
Jon Culshaw
Civil Servant:
Simon Greenall
Business Man:
Simon Greenall
American Executive 1:
Rosalyn Wright
American Executive 2:
Thomas Nelstrop
Pearly King:
Simon Greenall
Sir William:
Richard Lumsden
David Furnish:
Robert Forknall
Pizza Owner:
Tony Way
Man in Confessional:
Richard Lumsden
Writer:
Ben Ward
Producer:
Richard Webb
Executive Producer:
Mark Freeland
Man in Burning House:
Richard Lumsden
Ahmed Al-Falili:
Narinder Samra
Max Gridsteel:
Simon Greenall
Production Designer:
Simon Rogers

Midnight's Children

Part 5: Alpha and Omega

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Salman Rushdie's dazzling novel of love, history and magic, dramatised by Ayeesha Menon. Saleem continues to talk telepathically to all the other Midnight's Children. Show more

Contributors

Young Saleem:
Zain Syed
Young Jamila:
Misha Shah
Homi Catrack:
Kulvinder Ghir
Commander Sabarmati:
Ace Bhatti
Lila Sabarmati:
Maya Sondhi
Naseem:
Meera Syal
Young Shiva:
Nael Ameen
Young Parvati:
Nikita Mehta
Director:
Tracey Neale
Director:
Emma Harding
Producer:
Tracey Neale
Producer:
Emma Harding

Genres

Midnight's Children

Part 2: The Birth of a Nation

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Dramatisation of Salman Rushdie's dazzling novel of love, history and magic. Saleem is born on the stroke of midnight on 15 August 1947, at the exact moment of Partition. Show more

Contributors

Methwold:
Philip Fox
Commander Sabarmati:
Ace Bhatti
Wee Willie Winkie:
Ronny Jhutti
Dr Narlikar:
Emilio Doorgasingh
The Midwife:
Renu Brindle
Joseph d'Costa:
Ashley Kumar
Harmonium Player:
Kiran Thakrar
Director:
Tracey Neale
Director:
Emma Harding
Producer:
Tracey Neale
Producer:
Emma Harding

Genres

15 Minute Drama

An Everyday Story of Afghan Folk: Series 4

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Available for years

Mewa Gul and his family have fled the Pak-Afghan mountains for the home village they left during the fighting many years ago. But the returning refugees find much has changed. Show more

Tommies

10 November 1917

Duration: 44 minutes

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

From TE Lawrence and the Great Pyramid at Giza, to the Third Battle of Gaza. The war in 1917 is redrawing the Middle East. Stars Indira Varma and Lee Ross. From November 2017. Show more

Contributors

Mickey Bliss:
Lee Ross
Commentator:
Indira Varma
Zarbab Grewal:
Avin Shah
Pte Jack Bliss:
Antonio Aakeel
Celestine de Tullio:
Pippa Nixon
Capt Christi Mansoor:
Narinder Samra
‘Nephthys’ Sha’arawi:
Lara Sawalha
Habib El-Mahdy:
Amir El-Masry
Huda Hosseini:
Nathalie Armin
Agatha Grey-Egerton:
Nathalie Armin
Insp Ibrahim Habachi:
Selva Rasalingam
TE Lawrence:
David Reakes
Corporal:
Gary Duncan
Producer:
David Hunter
Director:
David Hunter
Writer:
Avin Shah

Genres

Brand

Tommies

Casualty

Series 31

Episode 27: Mobile

Duration: 49 minutes

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

Robyn tries to make David see sense as the team rush to find them, but an unexpected arrival makes her own situation all the more perilous.

Contributors

David Hide:
Jason Durr
Robyn Miller:
Amanda Henderson
Charlie Fairhead:
Derek Thompson
Lily Chao:
Crystal Yu
Jez Andrews:
Lloyd Everitt
Jacob Masters:
Charles Venn
Lisa 'Duffy' Duffin:
Cathy Shipton
Louise Tyler:
Azuka Oforka
Max Walker:
Jamie Davis
Dylan Keogh:
William Beck
Caleb Knight:
Richard Winsor
Alicia Munroe:
Chelsea Halfpenny
Ethan Hardy:
George Rainsford
Connie Beauchamp:
Amanda Mealing
Noel Garcia:
Tony Marshall
Sam Strachan:
Tom Chambers
Gemma Dean:
Rebecca Ryan
Peter Judds:
Henry Miller
Neela Aggarwal:
Amara Mughal
Haresh Aggarwal:
Narinder Samra
Drunk Singing Girl:
Caitlin McKee
Director:
Alex Jacob
Producer:
Lucy Raffety

EastEnders

29/05/2014

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Ian's behaviour causes Sharon to fear the worst, leaving Phil to take action. Shirley takes matters in to her own hands to help Mick out. Show more

Contributors

David Wicks:
Michael French
Bianca Butcher:
Patsy Palmer
Sonia Fowler:
Natalie Cassidy
Carol Jackson:
Lindsey Coulson
Ian Beale:
Adam Woodyatt
Sharon Rickman:
Letitia Dean
Phil Mitchell:
Steve McFadden
Shirley Carter:
Linda Henry
Mick Carter:
Danny Dyer
Linda Carter:
Kellie Bright
Stan Carter:
Timothy West
Dean Wicks:
Matt Di Angelo
Whitney Dean:
Shona McGarty
Liam Butcher:
James Forde
Billy Mitchell:
Perry Fenwick
Tiffany Butcher:
Maisie Smith
Rebecca Fowler:
Jasmine Armfield
Rajinder Singh:
Narinder Samra
Executive Producer:
Dominic Treadwell-Collins
Director:
Reza Moradi

15 Minute Drama

An Everyday Story of Afghan Folk: Series 4

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

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

Available for years

Two families who arrived in the village many years ago to avoid the fighting now fear they must flee again. Show more

Midnight's Children

Part 1: The Perforated Sheet

Duration: 57 minutes

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

To mark the 70th anniversary of the Partition of India, an ambitious dramatisation of Salman Rushdie's dazzling novel of love, history and magic. Starring Nikesh Patel. Show more

Contributors

Mrs Aziz:
Meera Syal
Emerald:
Deeivya Meir
Nadir Khan:
Akbar Kurtha
The Hummingbird:
Sagar Arya
Major Zulfikar:
Ace Bhatti
Ramram Seth:
Sagar Arya
The Girl:
Shreya Shah
Director:
Tracey Neale
Director:
Emma Harding
Producer:
Tracey Neale
Producer:
Emma Harding

Genres

Midnight's Children

Part 3: Snakes and Ladders

Duration: 45 minutes

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

Dramatisation of Salman Rushdie's dazzling novel of love, history and magic. Born at the moment of India's Partition, Saleem grows up in the care of two adoring mothers. Show more

Contributors

Young Saleem:
Zain Syed
Young Jamila:
Misha Shah
Mrs Ibrahim:
Rina Mahoney
Dr Narlikar:
Emilio Doorgasingh
Nadir Khan:
Akbar Kurtha
Wee Willie Winkie:
Ronny Jhutti
Director:
Tracey Neale
Director:
Emma Harding
Producer:
Tracey Neale
Producer:
Emma Harding

Genres

Midnight's Children

Part 6: How Saleem Achieved Purity

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Salman Rushdie's prize-winning novel of love, history and magic, dramatised by Ayeesha Menon. The Indo-Pakistani war of 1965 changes Saleem's life forever. Starring Nikesh Patel. Show more

Contributors

Young Saleem:
Zain Syed
Young Jamila:
Misha Shah
Brigadier Iskander:
Selva Rasalingam
Sergeant Major Najmuddin:
Sagar Arya
Shaheed:
Ronny Jhutti
The Peasant:
Akbar Kurtha
Picture Singh:
Silas Carson
Parvati:
Aysha Kala
Young Shiva:
Nael Ameen
Young Parvati:
Nikita Mehta
Midnight’s Child:
Ahren Chadha
Midnight’s Child:
Shiven Shankar
Midnight’s Child:
Shreya Shah
Director:
Tracey Neale
Director:
Emma Harding
Producer:
Tracey Neale
Producer:
Emma Harding

Genres

Midnight's Children

Omnibus

Episode 1: The Perforated Sheet

Duration: 57 minutes

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

Dramatisation of Salman Rushdie's dazzling novel of love, history and magic. Dr Aziz falls in love with a woman hidden behind a perforated sheet. Dramatised by Ayeesha Menon. Show more

Midnight's Children

Omnibus

Episode 2: The Birth of a Nation

Duration: 57 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FM

Dramatisation of Salman Rushdie's dazzling novel of love, history and magic. Saleem is born on the stroke of midnight on 15 August 1947, at the exact moment of Partition. Show more

Contributors

Dr Narlikar:
Emilio Doorgasingh
Nadir Khan:
Akbar Kurtha
Methwold:
Philip Fox
Commander Sabarmati:
Ace Bhatti
Joseph d'Costa:
Ashley Kumar
Wee Willie Winkie:
Ronny Jhutti
Young Saleem:
Zain Syed
Young Jamila:
Misha Shah
Director:
Tracey Neale
Director:
Emma Harding
Producer:
Tracey Neale
Producer:
Emma Harding

Genres

Midnight's Children

Omnibus

Episode 3: All India Radio

Duration: 57 minutes

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

Dramatisation of Salman Rushdie's dazzling novel of love, history and magic. Young Saleem discovers he has the power of telepathy. Dramatised by Ayeesha Menon. Show more

Contributors

Dr Narlikar:
Emilio Doorgasingh
Nadir Khan:
Akbar Kurtha
Methwold:
Philip Fox
Commander Sabarmati:
Ace Bhatti
Joseph d'Costa:
Ashley Kumar
Wee Willie Winkie:
Ronny Jhutti
Young Saleem:
Zain Syed
Young Jamila:
Misha Shah
Director:
Tracey Neale
Director:
Emma Harding
Producer:
Tracey Neale
Producer:
Emma Harding

Genres

Midnight's Children

Omnibus

Episode 4: How Saleem Achieved Purity

Duration: 57 minutes

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

Dramatisation of Salman Rushdie's prize-winning novel of love, history and magic. The Indo-Pakistani war of 1965 changes Saleem's life forever. Dramatised by Ayeesha Menon. Show more

Contributors

Young Saleem:
Zain Syed
Young Jamila:
Misha Shah
Brigadier Iskander:
Selva Rasalingam
Sergeant Major Najmuddin:
Sagar Arya
Shaheed:
Ronny Jhutti
The Peasant:
Akbar Kurtha
Picture Singh:
Silas Carson
Parvati:
Aysha Kala
Young Shiva:
Nael Ameen
Young Parvati:
Nikita Mehta
Midnight's Child:
Ahren Chadha
Midnight's Child:
Shiven Shankar
Midnight's Child:
Shreya Shah
Director:
Tracey Neale
Director:
Emma Harding
Producer:
Tracey Neale
Producer:
Emma Harding

Genres

Midnight's Children

Omnibus

Episode 5: The Shadow of the Mosque

Duration: 57 minutes

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

Saleem is reunited with the other Midnight's Children in terrifying circumstances. Show more

Contributors

Young Saleem:
Zain Syed
Young Jamila:
Misha Shah
Brigadier Iskander:
Selva Rasalingam
Sergeant Major Najmuddin:
Sagar Arya
Shaheed:
Ronny Jhutti
The Peasant:
Akbar Kurtha
Picture Singh:
Silas Carson
Parvati:
Aysha Kala
Young Shiva:
Nael Ameen
Young Parvati:
Nikita Mehta
Midnight's Child:
Ahren Chadha
Midnight's Child:
Shiven Shankar
Midnight's Child:
Shreya Shah
Director:
Tracey Neale
Director:
Emma Harding
Producer:
Tracey Neale
Producer:
Emma Harding

Genres

Duration: 1 hour, 55 minutes

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

A chance to catch up on the week's drama in Albert Square. Chaos descends on the Butcher household as Carol and David's wedding day arrives, and Ian's behaviour worries Sharon. Show more

Contributors

David Wicks:
Michael French
Carol Jackson:
Lindsey Coulson
Bianca Butcher:
Patsy Palmer
Sonia Fowler:
Natalie Cassidy
Liam Butcher:
James Forde
Whitney Dean:
Shona McGarty
Dean Wicks:
Matt Di Angelo
Stan Carter:
Timothy West
Linda Carter:
Kellie Bright
Nancy Carter:
Maddy Hill
Johnny Carter:
Sam Strike
Mick Carter:
Danny Dyer
Shirley Carter:
Linda Henry
Phil Mitchell:
Steve McFadden
Sharon Rickman:
Letitia Dean
Billy Mitchell:
Perry Fenwick
Lola Pearce:
Danielle Harold
Peter Beale:
Ben Hardy
Ian Beale:
Adam Woodyatt
Max Branning:
Jake Wood
Terry Spraggan:
Terry Alderton
Nikki Spraggan:
Rachel Wilde
Shabnam Masood:
Rakhee Thakrar
Tamwar Masood:
Himesh Patel
Rebecca Fowler:
Jasmine Armfield
Morgan Butcher:
Devon Higgs
Tiffany Butcher:
Maisie Smith
Rajinder Singh:
Narinder Samra
Mr Frank Cavendish:
Simon Hepworth
Executive Producer:
Dominic Treadwell-Collins
Director:
Reza Moradi