Coming Up Season 4
S04 E01Sep 22, 2009
Raising Baby Rio Sep 22, 2009 Neville is struggling to bring up his son against all the odds. Having rescued baby Rio from his crack-addicted mother, Neville loses his job. How can he make ends meet, provide for his child and still do the right thing?
Pornography Sarah visits her estranged brother Mark in his London flat.Against the backdrop of the 7/7 London bombings, the tension between them escalates into something uncontainable as Mark tells Sarah that what they're doing is 'against every rule written in the history of human culture'.Adapted from one section of Simon Stephens' award-winning play Pornography.
S04 E03Sep 15, 2009
Apples And Oranges Sep 15, 2009 Urban comedy drama inspired by 60s French Nouvelle Vague. Simone James is Claudia, a carefree young black teacher who loves her job, her life, her friends and two men.Nathan Stewart-Jarrett and Alex Lanipekun play sensitive writer Sam and charismatic music producer Ashley - polar opposites who are blissfully unaware of each other. But when Claudia discovers she is pregnant, who or what will she choose?
S04 E04Sep 2, 2009
Foreign John Sep 2, 2009 A bravura performance from Johnny Harris as ordinary bloke John who is trying the stiff upper lip approach to his daughter Kelly's death by just getting on with it.However, unable to communicate with his wife Linda played by Claudie Blakley, who's in her own private world of grief, John finds himself completely adrift in the world.He quits his job, and reinvents himself within a group of Polish builders telling them he's footloose and fancy free - no wife or kids. But contact with his new boss's little girl is just too close for comfort and takes John to the edge of despair.
S04 E05Aug 26, 2009
Adha Cup Aug 26, 2009 A stylish black and white comedy in Urdu featuring Rez Kempton and Ace Bhatti as Ash and Shahid, two lazy and bored social workers who reluctantly agree to reunite the cast of a legendary amateur Bollywood musical, Pappa Kehta Hain, to be restaged at the Pakistan Centre where they work.In their search for the old cast members, they encounter a singing barber, a villainous butcher and an over-acting taxi driver, and along way they reconnect with their enthusiasm for life, love and family.But unless they can track down the elusive hero, Sajid Hussain, the show can't go on...
S04 E06Sep 30, 2009
Parliamo Glasgow Sep 30, 2009 Fifteen-year old Lilia, played by Edtya Budnik, has recently moved from Poland to Glasgow with her mum and sister. She is struggling to fit into her new environment and given her poor English, has no way to communicate with local boy Brendan, played by Jamie Quinn.Lilia's mum is also finding life difficult, but help arrives in the unlikely form of Tony, a native Glaswegian in his seventies played by veteran actor James Grant, who welcomes the opportunity to teach Lilia English - with a sideline in Scottish slang.
S04 E07Nov 5, 2009
Harvest Nov 5, 2009 Blue and Yebsley, played by Andrew Tiernan and Michael Socha, are two petty thieves who burgle a Yorkshire farm looking for guns. When they are confronted by owner William and his daughter Laura, played by Sam Kelly and June Watson, their lives change forever.