Top Airing TV Shows

Stranger Things
The Flash
The Walking Dead
Westworld
The Mandalorian
Lucifer
The Blacklist
The Witcher
Grey's Anatomy
Brooklyn Nine-Nine
Better Call Saul
The Boys
Supergirl
The Handmaid's Tale
DC's Legends of Tomorrow
Rick and Morty
The Good Doctor
Ozark
The Umbrella Academy
This Is Us
Black Mirror
Star Trek: Discovery
Riverdale
Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan
Peaky Blinders
Fear the Walking Dead
The Expanse
Young Sheldon
The Falcon and the Winter Soldier
Billions
Manifest
La Casa de Papel
Star Trek: Picard
Fargo
Titans
The Orville
His Dark Materials
American Horror Story
Legacies
Killing Eve
Lost in Space (2018)
South Park
Outlander
Family Guy
The Crown
My Hero Academia
You
Batwoman
New Amsterdam (2018)
Dexter
Olivia Colman

Olivia Colman



United Kingdom

Age: 47

Known for

In The Crown as Queen Elizabeth IIas Queen Elizabeth II

in The Crown
In The Night Manager as Angela Burras Angela Burr

in The Night Manager
In Broadchurch as D.S. Ellie Milleras D.S. Ellie Miller

in Broadchurch
In Peep Show as Sophie Chapmanas Sophie Chapman

in Peep Show

TV Series Starring Olivia Colman

LandscapersLandscapers

Landscapers explores the lives of convicted killers Susan and Christopher Edwards, and asks how this devoted and mild-mannered couple came to kill Susan's parents and bury them in the back garden of their Mansfield home, in a crime that remained undiscovered for over a decade. This blackly comic, narratively playful true crime drama is based on extensive research, hours of interviews and direct access to the accused, who have always protested their innocence of murder.


Becoming YouBecoming You

A global child development series that explores how the first 2,000 days on Earth shape the rest of our lives. Told through the eyes of over 100 children across the world, from Nepal to Japan and Borneo, each episode offers a thought-provoking look at how children learn to think, speak and move, from birth to age 5. It underscores how different our journeys can be, but ultimately tells the story of our shared humanity and community when it comes to raising children.


Les MisérablesLes Misérables
BBC One, 2018 | Drama, Romance/Dating, History | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.9/5

Based on Victor Hugo's XIX century classic, Les Misérables will go back to the original novel and delve deep into the many layers of Hugo's story, revelling in Jean Valjean and Javert's cat-and-mouse relationship, against the epic backdrop of France at a time of civil unrest. With a striking intensity and relevance to us today, the novel is testimony to the struggles of France's underclass and how far they must go to survive. The six part television adaptation of the renowned book will vividly and faithfully bring to life the vibrant and engaging characters, the spectacular and authentic imagery and, above all, the incredible yet accessible story that was Hugo's lifework.


Watership DownWatership Down
BBC One, 2018 | Animation | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.6/5

Set in the idyllic rural landscape of southern England, this tale of adventure, courage, and survival follows a band of rabbits on their flight from the intrusion of man and the certain destruction of their home. Led by a stouthearted pair of brothers, they journey forth from their native Sandleford Warren through the harrowing trials posed by predators and adversaries, towards a promised land and a more perfect society.


The CrownThe Crown
Netflix, 2016 | Drama | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.5/5

A drama charting Elizabeth the second's ascension to the throne and the political climate at the time.


The Night ManagerThe Night Manager
BBC One, 2016 | Drama, Thriller | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.2/5

The show focuses on Jonathan Pine, a former British soldier who is now working as a night manager in a luxurious hotel. After coming into possession of incriminating documents, Pine is lead into an undercover sting operation.


FlowersFlowers
Channel 4, 2016 | Comedy | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.3/5

This is a comedy about an eccentric family, the Flowers, struggling to hold themselves together. Maurice (author of twisted children's books The Grubbs) and Deborah are a husband and wife who are barely together but yet to divorce.


The Secret Life of the ZooThe Secret Life of the Zoo
Channel 4, 2016 | Documentary
Rating: 4.8/5

Chester Zoo is the most popular zoo in Britain. This observational documentary series uses micro-rig camera technology to capture, in incredible detail, the remarkable behaviour of the animals there.


The Story of CatsThe Story of Cats
ITV, 2016 | Animation
Rating: 5/5

This show tells the story of the most popular pet on earth - the cat.The series sets out to offer an eye-opening and entertaining insight into the relationship between big cats in the wild and our domestic pussycats and the feline species' journey from the jungles of South East Asia to the African savannah and ultimately into our homes.


Mr. SloaneMr. Sloane
Sky Atlantic, 2014 | Comedy | ► Trailer
Rating: 5/5

Romantic comedy series in which Nick Frost plays a buttoned-down 1960s man in crisis. Created by Curb Your Enthusiasm's Robert B Weide.


The 7.39The 7.39

After fighting for a seat on their morning commute, Sally and Carl begin talking and suddenly their daily train journey becomes a lot more interesting.


BroadchurchBroadchurch
ITV, 2013 | Drama, Mini-Series | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.3/5

This show tells the story of a small British seaside town that is deeply impacted by the murder of a young boy, and the investigation that throws the quiet town into the limelight.


RunRun

The show weaves together the stories of four seemingly unconnected people facing life-changing decisions. A series of four fast-paced narratives, Run is a compelling and surprising portrayal of modern British life and the unseen dramas which play out all around us.


Twenty TwelveTwenty Twelve
BBC Four, 2011 | Comedy, Sports
Rating: 3/5

The 2012 London Olympics are coming! But not if this lot can help it. Jessica Hynes, Hugh Bonneville and Olivia Colman star in this BBC4 six-part mockumentary about the poor organising skills of the people behind the scenes.


Rev.Rev.
BBC Three, 2010 | Comedy, Lifestyle | ► Trailer
Rating: 3/5

Tom Hollander heads up this comedy series about a reverend who's recently moved from the countryside to the city. In production this show was also called "The City Vicar" and "Handle with Prayer".


Green WingGreen Wing
Channel 4, 2004 | Comedy
Rating: 4.8/5

An offbeat comedy from the team behind 'Smack the Pony', set in a hospital, and is very much character-based, with storylines involving a staff liasion officer who hates people, a humourless consultant who thinks he's funny, and a handful of sexual predators and inadequates.


Peep ShowPeep Show
Channel 4, 2003 | Comedy | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.3/5

Essentially, a take on the 'odd-couple' sitcom, Peep Show revolves around the lives of two twentysomethings, Mark and Jeremy, who share a flat. Mark is an office worker, with a bleak outlook on life, who obsesses over his co-worker, Sophie. Jeremy in contrast, is a lazy, shallow guy trying to make it in the music industry.


The Mitchell and Webb SituationThe Mitchell and Webb Situation
Other, 2001 | Comedy
Rating: 1/5

David Mitchell and Robert Webb's riotous comedy show, The Mitchell and Webb Situation, gushes forth an hilarious stream of surreal and quirkily inventive sketches self-penned by the talented duo. Originally made for UKTV's much missed channel, Play uk, its cult success catapulted the stars into their acting roles in Channel 4's hugely successful - and Bafta-nominated - Peep Show.