An intimate portrait of Thomas Cromwell, the brilliant consigliere to King Henry VIII, based on Hilary Mantel's bestselling novels and starring Mark Rylance and Damian Lewis. It is 1529, and Henry has been married to Katherine of Aragon for 20 years without producing a male heir. Requests to the Pope for an annulment have gone unheeded.
Recorded live at London's famous Hammersmith Apollo, Alan Davies' hilarious show 'Life is Pain' covers every aspect of the modern condition, delivered in Alan's own inimitable fashion. It's a glorious insight into Alan's unique worldview as he tackles diverse subjects ranging from growing up in the 1970s, losing his mother as a little boy, the vagaries of Facebook, sex toys and being a father.
The series in which two teams of amateur collectors have an hour at an antiques fair in which to acquire the best bargains possible with £300 in their pockets returnsto our screens for a new run. As usual each team has an expert for guidance as they search for items to sell at auction at the end of the show.
The multi-award-winning hit show returns for an electrifying third series that introduces a dangerous new threat to the 'clone club' sisterhood.
With award-winning premieres and returning series of well-known favourites, BBC Entertainment showcases seductive new contemporary drama and thrilling crime series, along with classic and cutting edge comedy.
It's also the home of firm favourites such as EastEnders, Doctor Who and Sherlock.