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All shows in the Drama category

  1. The Mill

    The Mill

    2 Series, 5 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    Powerful historical drama series, based on the lives of real people, telling the story of young 19th-century apprentices taking their lives into their own hands for the first time

  2. The 100

    The 100

    3 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    Post-apocalyptic US drama in which 100 juvenile prisoners are exiled from their dying 'Ark' in space and sent back to Earth in the hope that they can repopulate the planet

  3. Utopia

    Utopia

    2 Series, 8 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    When a group of strangers find themselves in possession of the manuscript for a legendary graphic novel, their lives brutally implode as they are pursued by a shadowy and murderous organisation...

  4. Hollyoaks

    Hollyoaks

    21 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    The daily soap that follows the loves, lives and misdemeanours of a group of people living in the Chester village of Hollyoaks where anything could, and frequently does, happen...

  5. The Mimic

    The Mimic

    2 Series, 6 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    A heart-warming comedy series centred on the fortunes of Martin Hurdle, an everyday maintenance man with an uncanny ability to mimic voices

  6. Hollyoaks

    Hollyoaks: Omnibus

    4 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    The daily soap that follows the loves, lives and misdemeanours of a group of people living in the Chester village of Hollyoaks where anything could, and frequently does happen...

  7. Fargo: Lester

    Fargo

    1 Episode

    Favourite Show

    US drama series following a new 'true crime' story with a fresh cast of characters, entrenched in the trademark humour, murder and 'Minnesota nice' that made the film of the same name a classic

  8. Nashville: Juliette and Rayna

    Nashville

    2 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    US drama following a fierce power struggle between two ambitious female singers in the cut-throat world of country music

  9. Youngers

    Youngers

    2 Series, 16 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    Original comedy drama series set in south-east London following a group of friends trying to negotiate their way through teenage life in a world that's more about swagger than straight A's

  10. The Good Wife: Alicia, Eli, Peter, Cary and Kalinda

    The Good Wife

    1 Episode

    Favourite Show

    Drama starring Julianna Margulies as Alicia Florrick, a politician's wife who transforms herself into a career woman when a scandal surrounding her husband turns her life upside down

  11. Boss: Tom Kane

    Boss

    1 Episode

    Favourite Show

    Kelsey Grammer stars as Chicago Mayor Tom Kane in the political drama series for which he won a Golden Globe award

  12. Misfits

    Misfits

    38 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    When five young outsiders on Community Service get caught in a strange storm, they discover that they have developed superpowers

  13. My Mad Fat Diary

    My Mad Fat Diary

    2 Series, 13 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    Drama looking at life from the perspective of funny, music-mad Rae. Episodes from Series 2 exclusively available now on 4oD - a whole week before they're on TV!

  14. Black Mirror

    Black Mirror

    2 Series, 6 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    Charlie Brooker, the writer of E4's Dead Set, returns with a suspenseful, satirical three-part mini-series that taps into collective unease about our modern world

  15. Derek: Ricky Gervais

    Derek

    14 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    A bittersweet comedy drama about a group of outsiders living on society's margins. Written, directed by and starring Ricky Gervais.

  16. Skins: Effy

    Skins

    6 Series, 61 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    Irreverent comedy drama from the makers of Shameless, which follows the messy lives, loves, delirious highs and inevitable lows of a group of raucous teenage friends in Bristol

  17. Misfits

    Misfits Online Episodes

    18 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    Home of all the Misfits online exclusives, from Nathan's Vegas farewell to some pretty filthy puppets. Yep, puppets.

  18. Pleasureland

    Pleasureland

    1 Episode

    Favourite Show

    Provocative drama about a group of Liverpudlian teenagers who can't wait to grow up and are hungry to experience anything they can

  19. Secret State: Gabriel Byrne

    Secret State

    4 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    Gabriel Byrne stars as deputy prime minister Tom Dawkins, who's thrust to the fore by catastrophic events, and ends up forced to take on the might of the establishment

  20. The Shooting of Thomas Hurndall

    The Shooting of Thomas Hurndall

    1 Episode

    Favourite Show

    The moving true story of a family's struggle to discover what happened to their 21-year-old son, who was shot dead by a sniper from the Israeli Defence Forces in Gaza

  21. Fresh Meat

    Fresh Meat

    26 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    Comedy drama series from the creators of Peep Show about the hilarious, and often painful, truths of being a student

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    Blackout

    1 Episode

    Favourite Show

    Drama documentary exploring the effects of a devastating cyber-attack on Britain's national electricity grid, combining fictional scenes with footage recorded during real blackouts

  23. The Hamburg Cell

    The Hamburg Cell

    1 Episode

    Favourite Show

    Based on two years of exhaustive research, The Hamburg Cell was the first major television dramatisation of the September 11 plot

  24. Dates

    Dates

    9 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    From the creator of Skins, a witty, sexy and emotional drama series about the complicated and hilarious ways that strangers interact on dates in their quest to find love

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    The Queen's Sister

    1 Episode

    Favourite Show

    A drama, starring Lucy Cohu, capturing the intimate details of Princess Margaret's private inner world as it charts her troubled life

  26. Babylon

    Babylon

    1 Episode

    Favourite Show

    Razor-sharp comedy drama directed by Danny Boyle that takes a wry look at the people and politics of London's police force. With Paterson Joseph, James Nesbitt and Brit Marling

  27. The cast of Second Generation

    Second Generation

    2 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    An explosive two-part drama about love, family and identity - set around the tangled relationships of two Indian families with a deep-rooted, shared history

  28. Michael Sheen as Tony Blair and David Morrissey as Gordon Brown

    The Deal

    1 Episode

    Favourite Show

    A drama probing the enduring, complex and often tense relationship between Tony Blair and Gordon Brown

  29. New Worlds

    New Worlds

    4 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    Gripping drama set in the turbulent 1680s. This sequel to The Devil's Whore follows two young men and two young women who commit their lives to a fairer future, with blood, passion and urgency.

  30. The young princes in fear of their lives

    Princes in the Tower

    1 Episode

    Favourite Show

    A gripping drama looking at one of the greatest mysteries of British history - what really happened to the two little princes imprisoned by Richard III? Did one of them secretly survive?

  31. Annie's Bar

    Annie's Bar

    10 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    Political soap with scenes shot just hours before transmission. Set in and around Annie's Bar - the legendary watering hole and gossip shop in the House of Commons

  32. Daniel Feeld's frozen head

    Cold Lazarus

    4 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    Dennis Potter's last epic drama, starring Albert Finney. In 2368 a group of scientists are on the brink of a breakthrough as they begin to tap into the memory of a man who died in the 1990s.

  33. Deadset

    Dead Set

    5 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    Bloody, sharp satire from Charlie Brooker. Zombies are rampaging throughout Britain. Blissfully unaware of gory events outside, the Big Brother housemates are in for the ultimate eviction night...

  34. Cast of The Devil's Whore

    The Devil's Whore

    4 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    Colourful four-part drama about the seismic events of 17th-century England, when political disobedience turned to revolution and bloody civil war, and English history was changed forever

  35. Longford

    Longford

    1 Episode

    Favourite Show

    Compelling feature-length drama set in the last three decades of Lord Longford's life, during which time he waged a controversial campaign to win parole for Moors murderess Myra Hindley

  36. Porterhouse Blue

    Porterhouse Blue

    4 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    David Jason, Ian Richardson and Griff Rhys Jones head a distinguished cast in Malcolm Bradbury's four-part adaptation of Tom Sharpe's comic novel

  37. Cast of Queer as Folk

    Queer as Folk

    2 Series, 10 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    Set in and around the Manchester 'scene', this groundbreaking Channel 4 drama was written by Russell T Davis, and documents the lives and loves of three young gay men: Stuart, Vince and Nathan

  38. Run

    Run

    4 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    Olivia Colman and Katie Leung star in a compelling four-part drama that weaves together the stories of four seemingly unconnected people

  39. Sex Traffic

    Sex Traffic

    2 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    A powerful two-part drama about two young Moldovan sisters kidnapped and trafficked through Europe to the dark side of London, betrayed by pimps and police, and fighting for their lives.

  40. Frank

    Shameless

    12 Series, 143 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    Paul Abbott's critically acclaimed, offbeat drama about the rollercoaster lives and loves of the dysfunctional Gallagher clan

  41. Sirens

    Sirens

    6 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    A team of world-weary paramedics are forced to confront the dregs of society - not to mention their own inadequacies - in this comedy drama

  42. Skins Online Compilations: Cook

    Skins Online

    6 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    A series of exclusive classic clip compilations and mini online episodes

  43. The Somme

    The Somme

    1 Episode

    Favourite Show

    The story of the Battle of the Somme, told from an eyewitness perspective through the letters, diaries and journals written by the men who fought there

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    Teachers

    4 Series, 40 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    Irreverent comedy drama following the chaotic lives, loves and drinking sessions of a group of hapless teachers. They might be qualified to teach, but they've still got a lot to learn...

  45. Top Boy

    Top Boy

    2 Series, 8 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    A thrilling and raw four-part drama about young lives lived on the edge in east London - an honest and gripping rendition of inner-city drug and gang culture

  46. A Very British Coup

    A Very British Coup

    2 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    Based on the novel by Chris Mullin, this political thriller stars Ray McAnally as the newly elected left-wing prime minister Harry Perkins, who soon finds himself up to his neck in conspiracy

  47. Any Human Heart

    Any Human Heart

    4 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    Jim Broadbent, Matthew Macfadyen and Sam Claflin take the lead role in William Boyd's funny, moving adaptation of his novel, exploring one man's tumultuous journey through the 20th century

  48. Emilia Fox as Dawn

    Honeymoon

    1 Episode

    Favourite Show

    A woman sets off on her honeymoon, but troubling events over the course of one night make her question who her new husband really is...

  49. The characters' legs in a dance studio

    Nearly Famous

    6 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    Six-part drama from the makers of Life on Mars about the colourful lives of a bunch of talented teens at a top London stage school

  50. New Love

    New Love

    1 Episode

    Favourite Show

    A futuristic vision of relationships where men and women act out the fantasy of love instead of daring to really feel it

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