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Seasons:
1 | 2 | 3 | 6 | 11 | 19 | unknown
Release Date:
1 October 1975 (UK) See more »
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Wide-ranging arts programme.
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Awards:
10 wins & 13 nominations See more »
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Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 8 of 93)
Kenneth Tynan ... Himself / ... (8 episodes, 1975-1976)
Jonathan Miller ... Himself / ... (5 episodes, 1976-2013)

Peter Hall ... Himself / ... (5 episodes, 1975-2013)

Paul McCartney ... Himself (5 episodes, 1985-2012)

Penelope Wilton ... Herself - Narrator / ... (4 episodes, 2010-2013)
Gavin Millar ... Himself - Presenter / ... (4 episodes, 1976-1981)

Ian McKellen ... Himself / ... (4 episodes, 1993-2013)

Phil Everly ... Himself / ... (4 episodes, 1983-1992)
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Series Directed by
Anthony Wall (15 episodes, 1981-2014)
Adam Low (12 episodes, 1986-2013)
Tony Tyley (11 episodes, 1975-1976)
Nigel Finch (9 episodes, 1976-1993)
David Thompson (6 episodes, 2003-2015)
Christopher Bruce (5 episodes, 1990-1993)
Nigel Williams (4 episodes, 1982-2005)
Helen Gallacher (4 episodes, 1987-1990)
Nicola Roberts (4 episodes, 1994-2013)
Mike Sparrow (3 episodes, 1975-1976)
Alan Lewens (3 episodes, 1982-2001)
Mary Dickinson (3 episodes, 2001-2003)
Francis Hanly (3 episodes, 2004-2012)
Zimena Percival (3 episodes, 2005-2008)
Ashtar Alkhirsan (3 episodes, 2005-2007)
David Buckton (2 episodes, 1975-1976)
Julie Matheson (2 episodes, 1975)
Rosemary Bowen-Jones (2 episodes, 1976)
Denis Moriarty (2 episodes, 1976)
Charles Chabot (2 episodes, 1981-2012)
Cathe Neukum (2 episodes, 1985)
Fisher Dilke (2 episodes, 1990-2002)
Peter Lydon (2 episodes, 1991-1995)
Leslie Woodhead (2 episodes, 1992-1999)
Andrew Wright (2 episodes, 2007-2008)
 
Series Writing credits
John Read (2 episodes, 1977-1986)
Nicholas Shakespeare (2 episodes, 2001)
Harold Pinter (2 episodes, 2002-2010)
Anthony Haas (1 episode, 1995)

Series Produced by
Anthony Wall .... executive producer / series editor / ... (58 episodes, 1982-2013)
David Cheshire .... executive producer / producer (27 episodes, 1975-1977)
Nigel Finch .... executive producer / series editor / ... (20 episodes, 1985-1995)
Alan Yentob .... producer / executive producer / ... (18 episodes, 1979-1985)
Martin Rosenbaum .... producer (13 episodes, 2005-2013)
Andrew Wright .... archive producer / producer (11 episodes, 2007-2014)
Julian Jebb .... producer / assistant producer / ... (10 episodes, 1975-1977)
Mark Kidel .... producer (7 episodes, 1976-1991)
Dennis Marks .... producer (6 episodes, 1975)
Peter Adam .... producer (6 episodes, 1976)
Mary Dickinson .... producer / series producer: The Entertainers (5 episodes, 1987-2003)
Gavin Millar .... producer (4 episodes, 1976-1981)
James Marsh .... producer / series producer (4 episodes, 1993)
Jane Bywaters .... assistant producer / associate producer (4 episodes, 2001-2007)
David Thompson .... producer (4 episodes, 2003-2012)
David Buckton .... associate producer (3 episodes, 1975-1976)
Leslie Megahey .... producer (3 episodes, 1978-1982)
Rosemarie Tratt .... associate producer / producer (3 episodes, 2007-2008)
David Buckton .... associate producer (2 episodes, 1975-1976)
Charles Chabot .... associate producer / producer (2 episodes, 1981-1984)
Debbie Geller .... associate producer / executive producer (2 episodes, 1985-1998)
Rosemary Bowen-Jones .... producer (2 episodes, 1986-1987)
Patrick Dickinson .... assistant producer (2 episodes, 2002)
Jonathan Clyde .... executive producer / producer (2 episodes, 2011-2012)
Marianne Dicker .... assistant producer: National Theatre (2 episodes, 2013)
James Norton .... assistant producer: Lone Star (2 episodes, 2013)
Daniel Rosenthal .... associate producer (2 episodes, 2013)
Kate Rowles .... assistant producer: Lone Star (2 episodes, 2013)
David Sabel .... executive producer (2 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Original Music by
Brian Eno (2 episodes, 1994-2005)
Grant Olding (2 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Cinematography by
Colin Case (4 episodes, 2001-2003)
Ian Stone (3 episodes, 1985-1989)
Luke Cardiff (3 episodes, 1998-2002)
John Hooper (2 episodes, 1977-1982)
Philip Bonham-Carter (2 episodes, 1979-1985)
Mike Southon (2 episodes, 1982-1983)
Peter Smokler (2 episodes, 1982)
Colin Waldeck (2 episodes, 1985-1991)
Chris Seager (2 episodes, 1986-1990)
Mark Molesworth (2 episodes, 1991-2013)
Mike Dauncey (2 episodes, 1991-1993)
Louis Caulfield (2 episodes, 1998-2003)
Sarah McCulloch (2 episodes, 2002)
 
Series Film Editing by
Nigel Finch (9 episodes, 1991-1995)
Guy Crossman (8 episodes, 1989-2012)
Emma Matthews (6 episodes, 2001-2010)
Colin Knijff (5 episodes, 1982-2002)
Sean Mackenzie (5 episodes, 2001-2005)
Jeff Shaw (5 episodes, 2005-2007)
David Kitson (4 episodes, 1987-1993)
Roy Deverell (4 episodes, 1998-2013)
Joanna Crickmay (4 episodes, 2009-2013)
Peter Adam (3 episodes, 1976)
Ardan Fisher (3 episodes, 1982)
Joyce Gentle (3 episodes, 1986-1991)
Alex Jones (3 episodes, 2012-2015)
Alan Lewens (2 episodes, 1978-1982)
Ben Morris (2 episodes, 1980-1983)
Charles Chabot (2 episodes, 1982-2012)
John Veal (2 episodes, 1982-1985)
Dave Monk (2 episodes, 1993-1994)
Russell Crockett (2 episodes, 2002-2005)
David Howell (2 episodes, 2003-2005)
Lynda Featherstone (2 episodes, 2005-2007)
Chris Wyatt (2 episodes, 2006-2008)
Bob Cassidy (2 episodes, 2007-2010)
Anne Dummett (2 episodes, 2008-2012)
Martin Cooper (2 episodes, 2011-2012)

Tim Arrowsmith (unknown episodes)
 
Series Production Design by
Tony Cornell (1 episode, 1982)
Austin Ruddy (1 episode, 1982)
Victor Meredith (1 episode, 1991)
 
Series Costume Design by
Dany Everett (1 episode, 2002)
 
Series Production Management
Deborah Long .... production manager / production manager: BBC (6 episodes, 2005-2011)
Sue Wills .... unit manager (5 episodes, 1989-1991)
Guro Eide .... production manager / production manager: BBC (5 episodes, 2007-2014)
Maureen McMunn .... unit manager (3 episodes, 1986-1988)
Erica Banks .... unit manager / unit manager: Arena (3 episodes, 1999-2001)
Sue Willis .... unit manager (2 episodes, 1988)
Michelle McDwyer .... production manager (2 episodes, 2001)
Annabel Yonge .... production manager (2 episodes, 2002)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
David Lewis .... associate director (1 episode, 1994)
 
Series Art Department
Pete Wane .... graphic designer / graphic design (11 episodes, 1987-2002)
 
Series Sound Department
Hugh Mitchell-Dawson .... dubbing mixer / supervising sound editor (6 episodes, 2001-2007)
Damian Reynolds .... dubbing mixer (6 episodes, 2001-2005)
Michael Narduzzo .... dubbing mixer / sound (4 episodes, 1987-1991)
Paul Hamblin .... dubbing mixer / sound mixer (4 episodes, 1988-1991)
Godfrey Kirby .... sound / sound recordist (4 episodes, 1998-2002)
Tim White .... sound recordist (4 episodes, 2001-2010)
Richard Manton .... sound (3 episodes, 1982-1991)
Terry Elms .... film recordist / film sound / ... (3 episodes, 1990-1995)
Dave Brabants .... sound / sound recordist (3 episodes, 2001-2002)
Peter Edwards .... film recordist / sound (2 episodes, 1979-1988)
Mike Billing .... dubbing mixer (2 episodes, 1981-1982)
John Hooper .... sound (2 episodes, 1981-1982)
John Pritchard .... sound / sound recordist (2 episodes, 1982-2011)
John Taylor .... boom operator / sound recordist (2 episodes, 1985-1991)
David Old .... dubbing mixer (2 episodes, 1985-1986)
George Cassidy .... sound recordist (2 episodes, 1985)
Clive Derbyshire .... film recordist / sound (2 episodes, 1987-1990)
Mike Savage .... sound mixer / sound recordist (2 episodes, 1987-1990)
Jim Greenhorn .... sound recordist (2 episodes, 1988-1989)
Trevor Barber .... dubbing mixer (2 episodes, 1990-1994)
Don Martin .... film recordist / sound (2 episodes, 1990-1991)
Donna Bertaccini .... location sound mixer / sound recordist (2 episodes, 1991-2013)
Adrian Jacques .... sound (2 episodes, 2002)
Aidan McCarthy .... dubbing editor / sound editor (2 episodes, 2003)
Antony Meering .... sound (2 episodes, 2005-2007)
 
Series Visual Effects by
Glen Carwithen .... graphic design (1 episode, 1978)
Rob Thomas .... visual effects (1 episode, 1991)
Dirk Greene .... on-line editor (1 episode, 1993)
Steve Bowman .... design (1 episode, 1994)
Mickey Edwards .... visual effects: opening/ending film (1 episode, 2003)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
Ken Morse .... rostrum camera / camera operator: Rostrum Camera / ... (6 episodes, 1985-1991)
Colin Waldeck .... camera operator / camera / ... (5 episodes, 1981-1988)
Remi Adefarasin .... camera operator (3 episodes, 1982-1987)
Mike Dauncey .... assistant camera / film cameraman (3 episodes, 1985-1990)
Malcolm Kipling .... rostrum camera / camera operator: Rostrum Camera (3 episodes, 1985-1989)
Mike Southon .... cameraman / film cameraman (2 episodes, 1980-1982)
Ira Brenner .... additional photography / camera (2 episodes, 1981-1995)
Ivor Richardson .... camera operator: rostrum camera / rostrum camera (2 episodes, 1985-1986)
Michael Murphy .... camera / film cameraman (2 episodes, 1988-1994)
Laurie Conlon .... camera operator: rostrum camera / rostrum camera (2 episodes, 1989-2001)
Colin Case .... camera / film cameraman (2 episodes, 1990-1994)
John Howarth .... additional photography / camera operator (2 episodes, 1993-1995)
Bert Walker .... camera operator / rostrum (2 episodes, 1993-1994)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Dennis Brack .... costumer (1 episode, 1991)
 
Series Editorial Department
Guy Yorke-Wilkinson .... on-line editor / videotape editor (6 episodes, 1993-2004)
Paul Ingvarsson .... avid ds editor / colorist / ... (3 episodes, 2001-2012)
Neil Hatton .... on-line editor (3 episodes, 2001-2002)
Rebecca Savage .... additional editing / assistant editor (3 episodes, 2007)
Michael Sanders .... colorist / colourist (2 episodes, 2005-2007)
Alex Gascoigne .... colourist (2 episodes, 2013)
 
Series Music Department
Tim White .... music recordist (2 episodes, 2007-2010)
 
Series Other crew
Anthony Wall .... series editor / filmed by (35 episodes, 1991-2015)
Andrew Wright .... film researcher / archive researcher (35 episodes, 2001-2013)
Warwick Gee .... film production consultant / programme servicing manager / ... (11 episodes, 1986-2003)
Jane Bywaters .... researcher / driver photographs (3 episodes, 1987-2007)
Kirsty Smith .... additional research / additional researcher / ... (3 episodes, 2001-2002)
Barbara Gibson .... production assistant (3 episodes, 2001)
Tricia O'Leary .... production assistant (2 episodes, 1982-1985)
May Miller .... production assistant (2 episodes, 1982)
Rosemarie Bradford .... production assistant / researcher (2 episodes, 1986-1991)
Susan Steel .... production coordinator (2 episodes, 2002)
Jane Price .... production team / researcher (2 episodes, 2005-2007)
Isobel Goodrich .... researcher (2 episodes, 2013-2014)
Emily Thomas .... film researcher (2 episodes, 2013)

Luc G. Nicknair .... production assistant (unknown episodes, 1980)
 
Series Thanks
Niamh Dilworth .... thanks / acknowledgement: For the National Theatre (3 episodes, 2010-2013)
Angus Mackechnie .... thanks / acknowledgement: For the National Theatre (3 episodes, 2010-2013)
Chris Arthur .... thanks (2 episodes, 2013)
Nigel Bewley .... thanks (2 episodes, 2013)
Gavin Clarke .... thanks (2 episodes, 2013)
Steven Dryden .... thanks (2 episodes, 2013)
Gordon Nicholson .... thanks (2 episodes, 2013)
Kimberley Thomas .... thanks (2 episodes, 2013)
 

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