BBC FOUR TV Shows
Anti-hero Dirk Gently operates his eponymous detective agency based on the fundamental interconnectedness of all things. Perpetually broke, hopelessly chaotic and utterly infuriati[...]March 5, 2012 (US)
Sex and Sensibility: The Allure of Art Nouveau
Series which looks at how the Art Nouveau movement flourished in the burgeoning cities of Europe at the end of the 19th century. Stephen Smith is our guide to the
[...]March 22, 2012 (US)
She-Wolves: England's Early Queens
In the medieval and Tudor world there was no question in people’s minds about the order of God’s creation – men ruled and women didn’t. A king was a warrior[...]March 7, 2012 (US)
How It Works
The secret alchemy of material science revealed – how we transform materials, and materials transform the world. Presented by Professor Mark Miodownik.
[...]April 2, 2012 (US)
Rome: A History of the Eternal City
Author and historian Simon Sebag Montefiore presents a three-part series uncovering the central role played by religion in creating and maintaining the power of the city of Rome.
[...]December 5, 2012 (US)
The Dark Ages An Age Of Light
The Dark Ages have been misunderstood. History has identified the period following the fall of the Roman Empire with a descent into barbarism – a terrible time when civilisat[...]November 7, 2012 (US)
Bob Servant Independent
Comedy series originating from the bestselling Bob Servant books and the BBC Radio Scotland comedy, The Bob Servant Emails. Bob launches his political campaign with controversial r[...]January 23, 2013 (UK)
Lost Kingdoms Of South America
Dr Jago Cooper visits South America to find out the truth behind some of the ancient civilisations that lived there.
[...]January 14, 2013 (US)
Up the Women
Sitcom set amidst the suffrage movement in early 20th Century Britain. It’s 1910 and we’re in Banbury church hall at the Banbury Intricate Craft Circle. Margaret has be[...]May 30, 2013 (US)
A quick-cutting sitcom crossed with a sketch show, set in a hairdressing salon. The owner of Quick Cuts is Sue (Doon Mackichan), who turns a blind eye to the various faults, failin[...]June 19, 2013 (US)
Comedy drama which follows the daily lives of nurses as they go about their routine tasks in an NHS hospital.
[...]July 8, 2009 (US)
Detectorists follows two friends who go in search of their hearts desires with metal detectors.
[...]October 2, 2014 (UK)
The show is a comedy featuring a government whistleblower and an internet entrepreneur who become trapped together in a London embassy.
[...]February 9, 2010 (UK)
Contest in which teams fight each other in virtual reruns of the world’s greatest battles.
[...]December 12, 2016
Pop Quiz: The Comeback
It was the Saturday night smash hit music quiz show that ran for four years between 1981 and 1984. Over 30 years later it’s back, with the original presenter Mike Read hostin[...]December 28, 2016
irrepressible Mim celebrates turning 70 by writing a
bucket list. Item one: dragging daughter Fran on the “mini
break they never had”.The mother and daughter spe[...]April 13, 2017
A Stitch in Time
Fusing biography, art and the history of fashion, Amber Butchart explores the lives of historical figures through the clothes they wore.
[...]January 3, 2018
With intimate, behind-the-stage access, Danceworks explore the creative process of extraordinary dancers and choreographers as they rehearse new work and performances.
[...]May 7, 2018
There She Goes
There She Goes is about a severely learning disabled 9-year-old girl Rosie, her dad Simon, mum Emily and brother Ben.Each episode shines a light on day-to-day life with Rosie ̵[...]October 16, 2018
BBC Young Dancer
The BBC turns the spotlight on the UK’s best young dancers with a nationwide talent search to find the first BBC Young Dancer. Dancers aged 16-20 were invited to enter one of[...]April 17, 2015
Series written and filmed in lockdown that responds to the radical way we have seen our world change during the coronavirus pandemic, featuring the UK’s most celebrated actor[...]May 26, 2020
Glastonbury Backstage Acoustics
A series of compilations of the many impromptu, stripped-down performances that have graced the BBC Two presentation tent since coverage began back in 1997.Pop stars, legendary act[...]June 26, 2020