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149 posts about BBC One on this blog

  1. Match Of The Day At 50: My iconic theme even has a banjo

    Monday 15 December 2014, 10:57

    Barry Stoller Barry Stoller Composer

    'It had to be able to stir one’s feelings, make one feel happy, and most importantly it had to sound fresh every time one heard it played.' Composer Barry Stoller explains how the theme for BBC One's Match of the Day was recorded in his basement.

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  2. Don't miss these comedy gems this Christmas

    Tuesday 2 December 2014, 19:04

    Anna Lowman Anna Lowman BBC iPlayer

    From Miranda's finale to a Rik Mayall tribute, a round up of some comedy shows from 2014's Christmas schedule.

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  3. Remember Me: I’d only written the first episode when Michael Palin signed up

    Friday 28 November 2014, 12:08

    Gwyneth Hughes Gwyneth Hughes Writer

    'A good mystery, whether crime or otherwise, takes your mind off your own troubles.' Gwyneth Hughes talks about what attracted her to setting her BBC One drama in a Yorkshire seaside town, and why she’s always been drawn to mystery.

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  4. The Missing: Finding the location for a dark journey

    Tuesday 4 November 2014, 16:22

    Tom Shankland Tom Shankland Director

    The biggest decision about the look was always going to be what town we chose to be Chalons du Bois.’ The director on finding an atmospheric location to set BBC One’s haunting crime drama.

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  5. The Missing: Building intrigue by shooting each actor differently

    Monday 27 October 2014, 10:31

    Tom Shankland Tom Shankland Director

    "I’m amazed Jimmy didn’t catch pneumonia during the shoot – it seemed like every other day we were chucking rain at him or making him leap into freezing water." Director Tom Shankland talks about filming with The Missing's actors.

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  6. The Apprentice: Four cringey lessons in business

    Monday 13 October 2014, 08:59

    Matt Hewitt Matt Hewitt Researcher, TV Blog

    As Lord Sugar's hunt for the next big thing in business enters its tenth series, we look back on moments from previous years that best showcase the candidates' unique abilities.

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  7. The Driver: Acting again with my childhood friend

    Monday 29 September 2014, 10:37

    David Morrissey David Morrissey Actor

    'I was biting my nails right up until filming started, hoping this time it would work out.' David Morrissey on getting the right acting talent for his three-part BBC One thriller.

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  8. The Great British Bake Off: The rocky road to the quarter-finals

    Wednesday 17 September 2014, 19:56

    Tessa Delaunay-Martin Tessa Delaunay-Martin TV blog

    Can't keep track of all the bakes? Take a look back at the signatures, technicals and showstoppers that have earned the final five a place at the quarter-finals.

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  9. 21 Up New Generation: It's like my extended family

    Thursday 28 August 2014, 14:11

    Melanie Archer Melanie Archer Series Producer

    'He introduced me to one of his best mates as his "second mum."' How filming every seven years for BBC One's documentary series builds long-term relationships with contributors.

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  10. Talk To The Animals: Witnessing a chimp apology

    Tuesday 15 July 2014, 09:15

    Lucy Cooke Lucy Cooke Presenter

    'The privilege of observing their intimate conversations was more profound and moving than I could ever have imagined.' Presenter Lucy Cooke on fulfilling a childhood dream while making BBC One's two-part natural history series.

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  11. From There To Here: Recreating an iconic era

    Thursday 22 May 2014, 10:36

    James Strong James Strong Director

    'Having lived in the Manchester of the mid-90s I really wanted to accurately capture the feel of the period: the clothes, the fashion and most importantly the music.'

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  12. Jamaica Inn: Seeing sense in Aunt Patience's madness

    Thursday 17 April 2014, 15:53

    Joanne Whalley Joanne Whalley Actress

    Actress Joanne Whalley on how Emma Frosts' script for BBC One's adaptation of Daphne du Maurier's novel 'brought out the understanding that we all have now: abuse can be a cycle that you can’t break easily.'

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  13. The Crimson Field: Recreating a WW1 army hospital

    Friday 11 April 2014, 16:52

    Cristina Casali Cristina Casali Production Designer

    'Entrances and exits had been cut into the canvas wherever necessary.' Production designer Cristina Casali shares design sketches and contruction photos from the set of the army hospital in BBC One's World War One period drama.

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  14. Shetland: The relationship between Perez and Tosh

    Wednesday 2 April 2014, 17:38

    Alison ODonnell Alison ODonnell Actress

    'My relationship with Douglas Henshall is not dissimilar to the relationship between Perez and Tosh... he has become something of a mentor' - Actress Alison O'Donnell on filming BBC One's crime drama set in the Scottish islands.

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  15. Hidden Kingdoms: Finding our real-life stars

    Thursday 16 January 2014, 12:05

    Simon Bell Simon Bell Director and Producer

    'The search for small animals leading dramatic lives began in iconic locations.' Producer and director Simon Bell on how the animal stars were cast for BBC One's dramatised natural history series.

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  16. Death Comes To Pemberley: Playing Mr Darcy

    Thursday 19 December 2013, 12:37

    Matthew Rhys Matthew Rhys Actor

    Watch Matthew Rhys reveal the 'nightmare' of playing Mr Darcy and what it was like meeting P.D. James.

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  17. The Indian Doctor: Fashion in Trefelin

    Monday 4 November 2013, 12:44

    Jilly Thornley Jilly Thornley Costume Designer

    'Trefelin is not strongly influenced by Carnaby Street fashion.' Inspiration came from original 1960s photographs for the costume designer of BBC One's returning drama.

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  18. The Paradise: Katherine's need to conquer

    Thursday 24 October 2013, 10:21

    Elaine Cassidy Elaine Cassidy Actress

    'Katherine has never had a healthy, balanced relationship with anyone.' Elaine Cassidy reveals what she finds intriguing about her character in the BBC One period drama.

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  19. The Great British Year: Our magic ingredient

    Thursday 17 October 2013, 11:32

    Elizabeth White Elizabeth White Director and Producer

    'A sequence of the Northern Lights which we didn’t dare hope to achieve, became possible.' How passionate amateur photographers contributed to the BBC One natural history series about the British seasons.

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  20. Truckers: We're connected but alone

    Thursday 10 October 2013, 10:42

    William Ivory William Ivory Writer

    'Embroiled in the lives and loves of a group of people... what the show is really about, I think, is isolation.' Writer William Ivory explores the themes in his BBC One drama.

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