Playhouse Presents Season 2
S02 E01Apr 18, 2013
Hey Diddly Dee Apr 18, 2013 Kylie Minogue, Mathew Horne and David Harewood star in Marc Warren's dark comedy-drama, exploring egos, superstition and rivalry in the theatre.
S02 E02Apr 25, 2013
Snodgrass Apr 25, 2013 Ian Hart stars as 50-year-old John Lennon in a poignant and humorous look at how his life might have been if he had walked out of The Beatles in 1962.
S02 E03May 2, 2013
The Call Out May 2, 2013 Policeman Stephen Graham discovers life in the city can be lonely after meeting residents Vanessa Redgrave and Samantha Bond during a call to a disturbance.
S02 E04May 9, 2013
Pavement Psychologist May 9, 2013 Idris Elba writes and directs this taut drama in which accountant Anna Friel strikes up a unique relationship with homeless man Nonso Anozie.
S02 E05May 16, 2013
Mr. Understood May 16, 2013 In a funny and thought-provoking tale co-created by artist Grayson Perry, a transvestite battling with issues of self-doubt tries to overcome his fears.
S02 E06May 23, 2013
Stage Door Johnnies May 23, 2013 Five theatre enthusiasts will stop at nothing to meet the stars of the show at the stage door. Featuring Suranne Jones and Alex Macqueen.
S02 E07May 30, 2013
Psychobitches Part One May 30, 2013 Matt Smith makes his directorial debut with a tense and stylish drama about two teenagers stuck on a council estate. Written by Simon Stephens, it stars Craig Roberts.
S02 E08Jun 6, 2013
Cargese Jun 6, 2013 Matt Smith makes his directorial debut with a tense and stylish drama about two teenagers stuck on a council estate. Written by Simon Stephens, it stars Craig Roberts.
S02 E09Jun 13, 2013
Psychobitches Part Two Jun 13, 2013 The second of a five part series starring Rebecca Front as a therapist, who talks to various iconic women from history. In this episode the patients are played by Julia Davis, Sharon Horgan, Samantha Spiro, Frances Barber, Mathew Baynton, Katy Brand, Sharon D. Clarke, Selina Griffiths and Steve Pemberton.
Ragged Starring Ricky Tomlinson, this story is based on Ricky’s true experiences campaigning for justice in an effort to overturn a verdict which sent him to jail for 2 years in the early 1970s. During his time in prison and on hunger strike, Ricky’s life is changed forever by a prison governor who encourages him to read Robert Tressell’s book The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists.
Psychobitches Part Three
Psychobitches Part Four
Psychobitches Part Five