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Duration: 1 hour, 44 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales HD

Drama following twin sisters Olanna and Kainene as their lives take very different courses after they are swept up in the turbulence of civil war in 1960s Nigeria. Show more

Contributors

Richard:
Joseph Mawle
Captain Dutse:
Hakeem Kae-Kazim
Aniekwena:
OC Ukeje
Redhead Charles:
Robert Davide
Professor Lehman:
Paul Hampshire
Ms Adebayo:
Genevieve Nnaji
Director:
Biyi Bandele

Troy: Fall of a City

Series 1

Episode 1: Black Blood

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Eight-part adaptation of Homer's classic tale. Following a fateful encounter with the gods, the life of young herdsman Paris changes forever. Show more

Contributors

Paris/Alexander:
Louis Hunter
Andromache:
Chloe Pirrie
Agamemnon:
Johnny Harris
Aphrodite:
Lex King
Agelaus:
Danny Keogh
Deiphobus:
Chris Fisher
Simoisius:
Garion Dowds
Clytemnestra:
Emily Child
Iphigenia:
Lauren Coe
Writer:
David Farr
Executive Producer:
Derek Wax
Executive Producer:
David Farr
Producer:
Barney Reisz
Director:
Owen Harris
Executive Producer:
Christopher Aird
Production Designer:
Rob Harris
Director of photography:
Gustav Danielsson

Troy: Fall of a City

Series 1

Episode 7: Twelve Days

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Eight-part adaptation of Homer's classic tale. Priam takes his life in his hands to visit Achilles. There is a truce, but can it hold? Helen faces a personal crisis. Show more

Contributors

Achilles:
David Gyasi
Paris/Alexander:
Louis Hunter
Xanthius:
David Avery
Penthesilea:
Nina Milner
Andromache:
Chloe Pirrie
Odysseus:
Joseph Mawle
Agamemnon:
Johnny Harris
Aphrodite:
Lex King
Evander:
Woody Norman
Deiphobus:
Chris Fisher
Diomedes:
Carl Beukes
Adrasteia:
Sivan Raphaely
Midwife/wet nurse:
Jo Frater
Gate guard:
Alex Anlos
Trojan guard:
Dylan Edy
Trojan guard:
Mark Elderkin
Idea Originator:
David Farr
Writer:
David Farr
Executive Producer:
David Farr
Executive Producer:
Derek Wax
Producer:
Barney Reisz
Executive Producer:
Christopher Aird
Production Designer:
Rob Harris
Director of photography:
Ruari O'Brien

Troy: Fall of a City

Series 1

Episode 8: Offering

Duration: 59 minutes

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

Eight-part adaptation of Homer's tale. The Trojans discover that all that remains of the Greek army in Troy is an offering to the gods in the form of a wooden horse. Show more

Troy: Fall of a City

Series 1

Episode 2: Conditions

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Eight-part adaptation of Homer's classic tale. Helen and Paris's elopement causes chaos for the Greeks and Trojans. Artemis presents Agamemnon with an agonising dilemma. Show more

Contributors

Paris/Alexander:
Louis Hunter
Odysseus:
Joseph Mawle
Agamemnon:
Johnny Harris
Achilles:
David Gyasi
Andromache:
Chloe Pirrie
Clytemnestra:
Emily Child
Iphigenia:
Lauren Coe
Xanthius:
David Avery
Aphrodite:
Lex King
Penelope:
Erica Wessels
Diomedes:
Carl Beukes
Deiphobus:
Chris Fisher
Simoisius:
Garion Dowds
Patroclus:
Lemogang Tsipa
Evander:
Woody Norman
Merchant:
Rea Rangaka
Servant:
Greg Parvess
Artemis:
Thando Hopa
Writer:
David Farr
Executive Producer:
Derek Wax
Executive Producer:
David Farr
Producer:
Barney Reisz
Director:
Owen Harris
Executive Producer:
Christopher Aird
Production Designer:
Rob Harris
Director of photography:
Gustav Danielsson

Troy: Fall of a City

Series 1

Episode 3: Siege

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Eight-part adaptation of Homer's classic tale. Hector and Paris embark on a dangerous journey in hope of securing supplies for their starving city. Show more

Contributors

Paris/Alexander:
Louis Hunter
Achilles:
David Gyasi
Andromache:
Chloe Pirrie
Odysseus:
Joseph Mawle
Agamemnon:
Johnny Harris
Xanthius:
David Avery
Patroclus:
Lemogang Tsipa
Aphrodite:
Lex King
Diomedes:
Carl Beukes
Deiphobus:
Chris Fisher
Evander:
Woody Norman
Harmon:
Joe Vaz
High Priest Chryses:
Guy de Lancey
Trojan Woman:
Toni Jean Erasmus
Idea Originator:
David Farr
Executive Producer:
Derek Wax
Executive Producer:
David Farr
Producer:
Barney Reisz
Director:
Owen Harris
Executive Producer:
Christopher Aird
Production Designer:
Rob Harris
Director of photography:
Gustav Danielsson

Troy: Fall of a City

Series 1

Episode 5: Hunted

Duration: 58 minutes

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

Eight-part adaptation of Homer's classic tale. Paris flees the city and returns to his shepherd roots, leaving Helen alone and without an ally in Troy. Show more

Contributors

Paris/Alexander:
Louis Hunter
Andromache:
Chloe Pirrie
Achilles:
David Gyasi
Xanthius:
David Avery
Odysseus:
Joseph Mawle
Agamemnon:
Johnny Harris
Agelaus:
Danny Keogh
Adrasteia:
Sivan Raphaely
Deiphobus:
Chris Fisher
Patroclus:
Lemogang Tsipa
Aphrodite:
Lex King
Evander:
Woody Norman
Diomedes:
Carl Beukes
Pandarus' Guard:
Nicholas Pauling
Autolycus:
Pierre Malherbe
Helen's Handmaiden:
Frances Sholto-Douglas
Oenone's Mother:
Corien Pelt
Idea Originator:
David Farr
Writer:
David Farr
Executive Producer:
David Farr
Executive Producer:
Derek Wax
Producer:
Barney Reisz
Director:
Mark Brozel
Executive Producer:
Christopher Aird
Production Designer:
Rob Harris
Director of photography:
Andy McDonnell
Editor:
Ian Davies

Roots

Series 1

Episode 1

Duration: 1 hour, 35 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

Drama series remake about an African slave sold in America and of his descendants. Kunta Kinte is kidnapped, sold to English slave traders and brought to Maryland in the US. Show more

Contributors

Kunta Kinte:
Malachi Kirby
Alex Haley/Narrator:
Laurence Fishburne
Silla Ba Dibba:
Derek Luke
Kintango:
Chris Obi
John Waller:
James Purefoy
Elizabeth Waller:
Katie McGuinness
Connelly:
Tony Curran
Dr William Waller:
Matthew Goode
Ephraim:
LeVar Burton
Director:
Phillip Noyce
Executive Producer:
Barry Jossen
Executive Producer:
Lawrence Konner
Executive Producer:
Will Packer
Executive Producer:
Mark Rosenthal
Executive Producer:
Marc Toberoff
Executive Producer:
Mark M Wolper
Producer:
Ann Kindberg
Producer:
Cheryl Eatock