Andrew Davies’ adaptation of Tolstoy’s War & Peace is coming to BBC First in 2016. Starring Lily James, Paul Dano and James Norton, this six-part series will bring one of the greatest novels of all time to life on a truly epic scale.
Series 4Monday at 8.30pm on February 22
A brilliant detective tormented by the darker side of humanity, Luther shines a light where others fear to tread, into the hearts and minds of psychopaths and killers, and the shadowy spaces of his own soul. Idris Elba returns to his Golden Globe-winning role as John Luther in this gripping feature length special.
Australian PremiereThursdays at 8.30pm from February 18
Multi-award winning Sean Bean stars in a new, thrilling and terrifying reimagining of the Frankenstein story, The Frankenstein Chronicles.
The BAFTA Film Awards 2016
Monday at 8.30pm on February 15
Express from the UK in 2016, for the tenth year running the historic Royal Opera House in Covent Garden will play host to the BAFTA Film Awards. Watch the stars strut their stuff in all of their finery as they arrive for the biggest night in UK film. The evening will kick off at 8.30pm on UKTV with a half hour BAFTA Red Carpet Special followed by the awards ceremony.
The Big Catch
Thursdays at 8.30pm from February 4
They're angling for victory, eight passionate enthusiasts compete in this epic fishing contest as they set out on an adventure that takes them to the most dramatic and challenging fishing destinations around the world, from the Mekong River in Laos to the snow-capped mountains of British Columbia.
Weekdays at 4.15pm
Brand new BBC children’s series Go Jetters puts the disco in discovery one landmark at a time!
Starring a one-of-a-kind disco-loving superhero unicorn, Go Jetters is the first geography pre-school series of its kind around the world. A fully animated adventure series packed with comedy, teamwork, thrilling action, awesome sights and fantastic facts about brand-new and iconic places.
Every detail tells a story
Audi - official channel sponsor of BBC First
The Audi RS 3 Sportback possesses a powerful charisma that defines its racing heritage, from the characteristic Audi Singleframe grille with honeycomb grid, to the distinctive exhaust note of its 5-cylinder engine. Every detail tells a story.
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