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All shows in the Drama category

  1. 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...

  2. The 100

    The 100

    4 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. Masters of Sex: Masters and Johnson

    Masters of Sex

    4 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    Stylish, smart and provocative drama series set in the 1950s, chronicling the relationship of Dr William Masters and Virginia Johnson, the couple who gave birth to the sexual revolution

  4. The Mill

    The Mill

    2 Series, 8 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

  5. Hollyoaks

    Hollyoaks: Omnibus

    5 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...

  6. Utopia

    Utopia

    2 Series, 12 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...

  7. The Mimic

    The Mimic

    2 Series, 11 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

  8. 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!

  9. 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

  10. 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

  11. 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

  12. 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

  13. 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

  14. 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.

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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

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    The Fear

    4 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    Peter Mullan stars as Brighton crime boss turned entrepreneur Richie Beckett in Richard Cottan's powerful four-part drama that chronicles the disintegration of a criminal mind

  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. 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

  19. 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

  20. 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

  21. 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

  22. 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.

  23. 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.

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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...

  25. 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

  26. Cast

    Ultraviolet

    6 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    Dark forces are at large in the city in this drama series about modern vampires, starring Jack Davenport

  27. 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

  28. 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

  29. 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

  30. 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

  31. 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

  32. Southcliffe

    Southcliffe

    4 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    Tony Grisoni's powerful four-part drama starring Rory Kinnear tells the story of a fictional English town devastated by a spate of shootings that take place over a single day

  33. Spying on Hitler's Army: The Secret Recordings

    Spying on Hitler's Army: Secret Recordings

    1 Episode

    Favourite Show

    The story of an audacious British operation to eavesdrop on the private conversations of 10,000 German prisoners of war

  34. 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

  35. Beaver Falls

    Beaver Falls

    2 Series, 12 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    Three British graduates blag jobs at an elite American summer camp. The guys want a summer of fun, but they have to set an example to the gorgeous teenage offspring of California's rich and powerful.

  36. 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...

  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. Shackleton

    Shackleton

    2 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    Kenneth Branagh stars as Sir Ernest Shackleton in this epic two-part drama about the legendary British explorer, which recounts the story of his remarkable 1914 expedition to the South Pole

  39. Carly

    Mum's Gone Gay

    1 Episode

    Favourite Show

    Inspired by stories from real life, Mum's Gone Gay examines the impact on families with teenage children when a parent comes out

  40. The Relief of Belsen

    The Relief of Belsen

    1 Episode

    Favourite Show

    Powerful and moving feature-length drama, which reveals the extraordinary story of one of the most heroic medical relief operations in European history

  41. 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

  42. Cast

    Young Person's Guide to Becoming a Rock Star

    6 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    An engaging satire following the ups and downs of making it in the tough and uncompromising world of the music industry

  43. Lennie James as Lee Kingley

    Buried

    8 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    Lennie James starts in this hard-hitting drama about the daily struggle for survival in HMP Mandrake, a men's prison

  44. 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...

  45. Mammon

    Mammon

    6 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    Norwegian drama in which a journalist is drawn into a tangled web of lies and betrayal when he uncovers evidence of a financial fraud involving the country's elite

  46. St Elsewhere

    St Elsewhere

    6 Series, 137 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    A medical drama made by the Hill Street Blues team set in St Eligius, an understaffed and overburdened Boston teaching hospital, nicknamed St Elsewhere

  47. This Is England '88

    This Is England '88

    3 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    Shane Meadows' follow up to the award-winning This Is England '86 picks up the action in the Christmas of 1988 as Lol struggles to cope with what life has thrown at her

  48. White Teeth

    White Teeth

    4 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    An epic comedy, adapted by Simon Burke from the award-winning debut novel by Zadie Smith. The lives of three families are woven together across three decades in multi-cultural Britain.

  49. Big Women

    Big Women

    4 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    Fay Weldon's drama about a group of female friends who set up a feminist publishing house, starring Daniela Nardini

  50. Elizabeth

    Elizabeth I

    2 Episodes

    Favourite Show

    Helen Mirren portrays the 'Virgin Queen' in her later years in this major two-part drama by Nigel Williams. Also starring Jeremy Irons, Hugh Dancy, Ian McDiarmid and Patrick Malahide.

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