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Christmas 2015 on BBC TV

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BBC Television is delighted to unveil its Christmas programming for 2015 which includes a wonderful array of unique and quality shows for all the family to enjoy. From bringing to life the characters of Charles Dickens’ iconic stories in Dickensian, Stickman and David Walliams’ Billionaire Boy, to performances of Carmen and Andrea Chenier from the Read More

BBC announces new comedy commissions

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Shane Allen, Controller, Comedy Commissioning, today announces two new commissions, Puppy Love for BBC Four and the re-commission of the critically-acclaimed Count Arthur Strong for BBC Two. Written by and starring Jo Scanlan and Vicki Pepperdine, co-creators of the RTS award-winning Getting On, Puppy Love is a story of love, dogs and the love of Read More

BBC Four acquires two new dramas

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Since the introduction of Spiral in 2006, acquired drama has found a regular home on BBC Four. Subsequent series including Wallander, The Killing, Borgen, Inspector Montalbano, Mad Men, The Slap and The Bridge have established BBC Four’s reputation for showcasing outstanding content from across the world. Richard Klein, Controller of BBC Four, comments: “These acquisitions Read More

Up The Women and Quick Cuts

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Richard Klein, Controller of BBC Four, today announces two new comedies: Up The Women, written by and starring Jessica Hynes (Spaced, Twenty Twelve), and Quick Cuts written by Georgia Pritchitt (Smack The Pony, Miranda, The Thick Of It) and starring Doon Mackichan (Smack The Pony). Up The Women, commissioned by Richard Klein and Shane Allen, Read More

How To Be A Lady

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Journalist, writer and former editor of the Lady magazine, Rachel Johnson goes on a quest to find out how to be a lady for BBC Four in How To Be A Lady – An Elegant History. But it’s not without its challenges – after all, her husband once described her as ‘the definition of everything Read More