Features – Page 12

  • Cheryl Taylor
    Features

    Q&A: Cheryl Taylor, CBBC

    2013-10-10T09:22:00Z

    The commissioner reveals her top pitching tips and what programmes she wants

  • Jonathan Wall
    The Broadcast Interview

    Jonathan Wall, BBC Radio 5 Live

    2013-09-26T07:21:00Z

    The Radio 5 Live boss has stamped his vision on the service with an alternative view of sport and current affairs.

  • UGANDA___SF_WITH_STOSH_2
    Behind The Scenes

    Stephen Fry Out There, BBC2

    2013-08-22T07:51:00Z

    Our exploration of gay rights around the world uncovered heartbreaking stories, says Fergus O’Brien

  • Quirke
    Features

    Quirke, BBC1

    2013-08-08T08:00:00Z

    John Banville’s atmospheric novels are being brought to life for BBC1. Olly Grant talks to the drama’s producers and star Gabriel Byrne

  • That Puppet Game Show
    Behind The Scenes

    That Puppet Game Show, BBC1

    2013-08-01T07:01:00Z

    A jaded armadillo and a talking hotdog will be among the colourful characters helping BBC1 in the Saturday night ratings war over coming weeks. Olly Grant meets the show’s creators

  • Pam_Cavannagh
    Features

    Q&A: Pam Cavannagh, BBC

    2013-07-26T12:24:00Z

    Find out what programmes BBC’s commissioning executive for daytime and early peak is looking for

  • Wolfblood
    Features

    The apprentice: you’re hired

    2013-07-25T11:17:00Z

    Former trainees discuss how the BBC’s production apprenticeships helped them

  • The Burrowers
    Behind The Scenes

    The Burrowers, BBC2

    2013-07-25T09:40:00Z

    Trying to ‘cut a British hillside in half ’ was the maddest thing I’ve ever done says Fiona Pitcher

  • Clive Edwards
    News

    Q&A Clive Edwards, BBC

    2013-07-18T08:05:00Z

    Commissioner for UK current affairs, BBC reveals his commissioning wishlist

  • BBC_Drama_Writers_Toby_Whithouse_and_Steven_Moffat
    Features

    BBC TV Drama Writers’ Festival

    2013-07-11T08:05:00Z

    Will Strauss uncovers a talented but isolated community who swear a lot - but whose passion shines through.

  • Leopards: 21st Century Cats
    Features

    Leopards: 21st Century Cats, BBC2

    2013-05-16T07:00:00Z

    We used nine cameras to capture night-time footage of our leopards in as many ways as we could – and the differences in the results were startling, says Steve Gooder

  • The Fall
    Behind The Scenes

    The Fall, BBC2

    2013-05-09T07:02:00Z

    Writer Allan Cubitt was involved in everything from casting to editing on his BBC2 series The Fall. Tim Adler speaks to the producers and star Gillian Anderson about the unusual set-up

  • Faith Penhale (credit Huw John)
    Features

    Faith Penhale, BBC Wales

    2013-04-25T14:01:00Z

    BBC Wales’ head of drama tells Robin Parker about her plans for a broader, more ambitious mix of shows – and why tax breaks can galvanise writers to free their imaginations

  • The Big Reunion
    Ratings

    Digital plays supporting role

    2013-04-18T11:14:00Z

    From new shows like ITV2’s The Big Reunion to stalwarts like E4’s Hollyoaks, broadcasters’ ‘digital family’ of channels are making an important contribution.

  • Death In Paradise
    Ratings

    Big freeze boost for BBC1

    2013-04-18T11:05:00Z

    Hits from Miranda to Death In Paradise help the channel increase share in the first quarter, while Channel 4 and Channel 5 lose 12% in peak.

  • The Politician's Husband
    Behind The Scenes

    The Politician's Husband, BBC2

    2013-04-18T11:01:00Z

    Paula Milne’s forthcoming follow-up to her classic 1995 drama turns the tables to explore the shifting balance of power between husbands and wives. Paul Whitelaw reports

  • Our Girl
    Features

    Our Girl, BBC1

    2013-03-21T11:43:00Z

    A real-life army camp lent authenticity to Tony Grounds’ new BBC1 drama, Our Girl, while a few tricks transformed a Bedfordshire quarry into Afghanistan.

  • Insect
    Behind The Scenes

    Edwardian Insects On Film, BBC4

    2013-03-14T07:04:00Z

    A new BBC4 documentary from Mentorn revisits the work of amateur naturalist Percy Smith, recreating his century-old film of a performing housefly.

  • Janice Hadlow
    The Broadcast Interview

    Janice Hadlow, BBC2

    2013-03-07T07:00:00Z

    Janice Hadlow controller of Broadcast’s Channel of the Year discusses maintaining BBC2’s distinctive identity in the face of budget cuts - and why sewing is the new baking.

  • Zai Bennett
    The Broadcast Interview

    Zai Bennett, BBC3

    2013-02-07T07:01:00Z

    As BBC3 reaches its 10th birthday, Zai Bennett tells Jake Kanter how he has sharpened its focus and made the channel his own – and why the milestone won’t be celebrated on air