Category: BBC 4

BBC announces new comedy commissions

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...

BBC Four acquires two new dramas

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...

Up The Women and Quick Cuts

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,...

How To Be A Lady

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...