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142 posts about BBC Two on this blog

  1. Line Of Duty: Live Q&A with Jed Mercurio

    Wednesday 19 March 2014, 09:55

    Jed Mercurio Jed Mercurio Writer

    Join writer and creator Jed Mercurio in a live Q&A after the final episode of series two from 10pm until 11pm on Wednesday, 19 March.

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  2. I Was There: The Great War Interviews

    Friday 14 March 2014, 10:19

    Detlef Siebert Detlef Siebert Director

    'I wanted to make a film about individual responses to extreme situations' - The director on using previously unseen interviews that never made it to air in the BBC’s landmark 1964 Great War series.

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  3. 37 Days: Changing my perspective of WWI

    Friday 7 March 2014, 10:42

    Mark Hayhurst Mark Hayhurst Writer and Producer

    'I traced every conference, every telephone call, private letter and telegram swirling around Europe.' How the research and the writing process revealed a new side to the First World War.

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  4. Sacred Wonders Of Britain: My first encounter

    Monday 6 January 2014, 17:14

    Neil Oliver Neil Oliver Presenter

    'What inspired a mania for monument building that lasted for a thousand years.' Archaeologist Neil Oliver on his favourite sacred site in the BBC Two history series.

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  5. Operation Grand Canyon With Dan Snow: A geologist's record

    Friday 3 January 2014, 10:31

    Dougal Jerram Dougal Jerram Geologist

    'Riding of the waves, frantic rowing and adrenalin.' Dougal Jerram shares the thrills of the rapids and the rocks in his expedition diary.

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  6. Kangaroo Dundee: Sharing my life

    Friday 13 December 2013, 18:31

    Chris 'Brolga' Barns Chris 'Brolga' Barns Conservationist

    'Having a TV crew with me at all times was only really difficult when we were filming Roger the alpha male.' Behind the scenes of the BBC Two documentary with a surrogate kangaroo mum.

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  7. Wild Burma: Nature's Lost Kingdom

    Thursday 5 December 2013, 10:18

    Susanna Handslip Susanna Handslip Series Producer

    How to film some of the least studied forests in the world? "Without roads or helicopters, our only option was to walk."

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  8. Pilgrimage With Simon Reeve: Retracing footsteps

    Tuesday 3 December 2013, 10:09

    Chris Mitchell Chris Mitchell Director and Producer

    "It's hard not to feel an enormous sense of awe." The impact of visiting sacred places on director Chris Mitchell and presenter Simon Reeve for BBC Two's documentary series.

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  9. Legacy: The score would have to deliver

    Wednesday 27 November 2013, 09:59

    Ruth Barrett Ruth Barrett Composer

    "It was definitely going to set my hair on fire." Composer Ruth Barrett reveals the fast and furious pace behind writing music for the BBC Two Cold War spy thriller.

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  10. Tudor Monastery Farm: The animals were the stars

    Wednesday 13 November 2013, 14:01

    Tom Pinfold Tom Pinfold Presenter

    'If the dog did not earn its keep, it was worthless.' Presenter Tom Pinfold on the realities of working as a tenant farmer in the 15th Century for the BBC Two farm series.

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  11. The House That £100k Built: Challenging ideas

    Wednesday 2 October 2013, 12:16

    Piers Taylor Piers Taylor Architect

    Architect Piers Taylor on how a tight budget can help inspire imaginative building solutions and offers a few tips to budding self-builders.

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  12. Peaky Blinders: Fighting to play Grace

    Thursday 19 September 2013, 11:19

    Annabelle Wallis Annabelle Wallis Actress

    Actress Annabelle Wallis on the appeal of playing a woman who is "a powerhouse of strength and a match to any man" in BBC Two's Birmingham gangland drama.

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  13. Welcome To The World Of Weight Loss

    Wednesday 21 August 2013, 10:03

    Vanessa Engle Vanessa Engle Producer/Director

    Slimming clubs and the parallels between faith and food are explored in a new BBC Two documentary by acclaimed film-maker Vanessa Engle.

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  14. Dragons' Den: I'm the new Dragon

    Friday 9 August 2013, 09:21

    Kelly Hoppen Kelly Hoppen Dragon

    "I trust my instincts and knew I would make the right choices." New Dragon Kelly Hoppen on joining the Den and what she can offer this season's hopeful entrepreneurs.

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  15. The Men Who Made Us Thin: Can you be fit and fat?

    Thursday 8 August 2013, 10:51

    Jacques Peretti Jacques Peretti Presenter and Journalist

    "They were far fitter than me in spite of their weight." Presenter Jacques Peretti found that thin doesn’t necessarily mean healthy when he joined a boot camp for his new BBC Two series The Men Who Made Us Thin.

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  16. Make Me A German: Surprises from day one

    Tuesday 6 August 2013, 09:11

    Bee Rowlatt Bee Rowlatt Writer and Presenter

    “I was a failure at the hausfrau gig.” Writer Bee Rowlatt discusses her successes and failures when she challenged BBC Two to Make Me A German.

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  17. Caligula With Mary Beard: The man behind the infamy

    Friday 26 July 2013, 12:01

    Mary Beard Mary Beard Classicist

    Perverted sadist or slandered by enemies? Classics professor Mary Beard investigates the notorious Roman emperor Caligula for BBC Two's history documentary.

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  18. Family Tree: Characters that aren't so everyday

    Tuesday 23 July 2013, 10:02

    Christopher Guest Christopher Guest Writer

    Spinal Tap’s Christopher Guest on how he created a fictional family tree for actors Chris O'Dowd and Nina Conti to improvise with in BBC Two’s new comedy.

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  19. Alive: Rankin Faces Death

    Friday 12 July 2013, 10:28

     Rankin Rankin

    Rankin reveals how different approaches gave an extended meaning to the stories behind his photography and documentary project, made in collaboration with The Culture show on BBC Two.

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  20. Top Of The Lake: Jane Campion on her crime mystery

    Wednesday 10 July 2013, 09:35

    Jane Campion Jane Campion Writer/Director

    Jane Campion, award-winning writer and director of The Piano, on her mysterious and visually stunning new drama for BBC Two, starring Holly Hunter and Elisabeth Moss.

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