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The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power
House of the Dragon
The Handmaid's Tale
The Umbrella Academy
Rick and Morty
Star Trek: Discovery
The Good Doctor
The Book of Boba Fett
Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan
Star Trek: Picard
Fear the Walking Dead
His Dark Materials
The Wheel of Time
Superman & Lois
New Amsterdam (2018)
American Horror Story
Attack on Titan
Born: 17 Apr, 1959
TV Series Starring Sean Bean
The 80's Greatest
If you remember the 1980s, then you'll remember a decade that both shook and shocked the world.
It was the decade that throbbed to the sounds of the boombox, where Diego Maradona's Hand of God punched Argentina to footballing glory, and when the world held its breath as the Chernobyl nuclear reactor went up in flames.
80s Greatest provides a challenging and stimulating view of one of history's most enigmatic periods, shining a light on the people and events that shaped the decade, while illuminating the trends that helped design your future.
Marriage sees married couple Ian and Emma negotiate the ups and downs of their 30-year marriage. We see them dealing with the insecurities, the ambiguities, the hopes and the fears that are part of all marriages, as the drama explores the risks and the gifts of a long-term intimate relationship.
Seen through the eyes of two very different men, Time is a visceral and high-stakes portrayal of life in the modern British penal system. It is a story of guilt and forgiveness, punishment and penitence and the impact that prison has on all those who pass through it.
Snowpiercer is set seven years after the world has become a frozen wasteland, and the remnants of humanity inhabit a gigantic, perpetually moving train that circles the globe. Class warfare, social injustice and the politics of survival are questioned in this riveting television adaptation.
World on Fire
World on Fire is a heart-stopping, multi-stranded drama telling the story of World War Two through the lives of ordinary people from all sides of this global conflict. The first series of seven episodes tells the story of the first year of the war, starting with the German invasion of Poland in September 1939 and ending with the Battle of Britain.
The sees contestants race through the night from London to Scotland in their "pimped-out" vehicles to win the ultimate prize - freedom from the totalitarian government curfew that controls their lives.
The Oath centers on a gang that started out with the right intentions but its members are forced to turn on each other after being picked off by the FBI.
A primetime Liverpool-based drama series from Jimmy McGovern. Broken is described as a "state of the nation piece".It plots the perspective of a local catholic priest Father Michael Kerrigan and that of his congregation and their struggle with both Catholicism and contemporary Britain".
Alaska: A Year in the Wild
Documentary following four seasons in the north American state, beginning with winter where temperatures are cold enough to freeze the ocean, and snowfall is measured in feet not inches. Cameras follow wildlife such as American red squirrels, who battle to hang onto food caches. Meanwhile, on the treeless plains, ancient musk ox are forced to search for theirs
Giovanni de Medici, thanks to a contract stipulated with the Papacy twenty years before, has transformed his family bank into an unprecedented economic force. But then, Giovanni is mysteriously murdered, and his sons, Cosimo and Lorenzo, are forced to face a range of enemies plotting to oust the Medici from power. First in line is Rinaldo Albizzi, head of the faction of nobles, who stands opposed not only to the rise of the middle class, favored by the Medici, but also to Cosimos vision for the city, including his patronage of magnificent works of art and architecture by such great artists as Donatello and Brunelleschi.
Also in the Medici family keeping the peace is not an easy task. Lorenzo and Cosimo are nearly opposite in temperament, and Cosimos marriage to Contessina de Bardi formed as a political alliance but then matured into a formidable partnership will be severely strained during his exile in Venice. It is there that Cosimo takes up with Maddalena, a beautiful slave who becomes his mistress and the mother of his illegitimate son.
In the meantime, the mystery of who killed Giovanni continues to lurk behind the scenes, and a new arch-enemy appears on the horizon in the person of the rival banker Pazzi. All the while, the onerous guilt of the compromises made and the evil done for the good of the family weighs heavily on Cosimos soul. He must decide how far he is willing to go to preserve his vision of Florence a vision we now know as the Renaissance.
Roman Empire: Reign of Blood
This stylish mix of documentary and historical epic chronicles the reign of Commodus, the emperor whose rule marked the beginning of Rome's fall.
Wasted focuses on four mates wasting their twenties in a West Country village. Morpheus, a geeky conspiracy theorist runs a mystical souvenir shop with his unambitious sister, Sarah. His scrounger best friend Kent sleeps on their sofa rent-free, and his secret crush, Alison, runs a new age healing business at the back of the shop.
The Frankenstein Chronicles
This is a re-imagining of the Frankenstein myth incorporating elements from the investigative and horror genre. The show is set in Regency London in 1827, and follows the investigations by Inspector John Marlott.
Loch Lomond: A Year in the Wild
Nature series which follows the impact of the changing seasons on the ecosystem and diverse wildlife of Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park.
Beautifully filmed across one tough year, this is a story of birth and death, predators and prey and the struggle for survival in one of Britain's wildest locations.
The show centers on a deep-cover operative named Martin Odum, who has an uncanny ability to transform himself into a different person for each job. But his own identity comes into question when a mysterious stranger suggests that Martin isn't who he thinks he is.
A mother travels to Europe in search of her son who disappeared in Italy while studying abroad. She is an ex-CIA agent and will use all of her skills to find him alive and bring him home.
Game of Thrones
This is an HBO adaptation of American author George R.R. Martin's epic fantasy novel series A Song of Ice and Fire.
The show explores a medieval-like fantasy world with its plethora of characters all struggling in the only game that matters - the Game of Thrones. And in this game you either win or you die, there is no middle ground.
This is a spectacular drama about the career of a British soldier during the Napoleonic wars. In the first episode, Rifleman Richard Sharpe (played by Sean Bean) saves the life of the Duke of Wellington at the Battle of Talavera and is commissioned from the ranks.