Series 1, Episode 1
A Study in Pink
A woman in pink lies dead in a derelict house. She is the fourth in a series of seemingly impossible suicides. DI Lestrade is the best Scotland Yard has got, but even he knows that there’s only one man who can help.
- 90 Minutes
- Sue Vertue (Producer) Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman
The ride of your life
It’s the ultimate test of man against machine, or should that be dog against machine, as the Top Gear team set out on their most ambitious and arduous challenge to date. Pitting dog power against horse power may sound a one-sided contest but, given the nature of the terrain, there’s no telling who will make it to the pole first. In fact, there’s no guarantee that either team will make it at all.
- 50 Minutes
- Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May
A Touch of Class
Visitors stay at their own risk
Basil Fawlty is delighted when Lord Melbury checks into his hotel. At last a guest with class, and much better than the rough diamond Sybil is fawning over. He pays for his snobbery when Melbury asks hi to cash a cheque. Guest stars Michael Gwynn as Melbury and Robin (Poldark) Ellis as Danny Brown.
- 30 Minutes
- John Cleese, Prunella Scales, Andrew Sachs and Connie Booth
The Spice Girls
The story of girl power
From the moment Posh, Scary, Sporty, Baby and Ginger spice exploded onto the British music scene in the mid 1990’s, they became five of the most recognised names and faces in the world. They were icons of the popular culture, with an influence that defined the decade.
- Suzannah Wander (producer)
Look Back, Don't Stare
With unrestricted and highly privileged access t the recording studio throughout the last 12 months, Look Back, Don’t Stare is a raw, intimate mediation on the process of friendship and forgiveness. A story of how a new found personal honesty inspired the creation of a remarkable record, as an enduring document of a group of people inextricably bound by their pasts, in search of progress.
- 60 Minutes
- Howard Donald, Jason Orange, Robbie Williams, Gary Barlow and Mark Owen
- NOT AVAILABLE IN THE UK
Asylum of the Daleks
Adventures in space and time.
Kidnapped by his oldest foe, the Doctor is forced on an impossible mission- to a place even the Daleks are too terrified to enter….the Asylum. A planetary prison confining the most terrifying and insane of their kind, the Doctor and the Ponds must find an escape route. But with Amy and Rory’s relationship in meltdown and an army of mad Daleks closing in , it is up to the Doctor to save their life’s.
- 30 Minutes
- Nick Hurran (Director), Matt Smith, Karen Gillan and Arthur Darvill