BFI & Radio Times Television Festival – full line-up of events

Here's every excellent event taking place between Friday 7th and Sunday 9th April at the biggest and best TV Festival in Britain




6-7pm Rowan Atkinson on Maigret, NFT1

8:30-10:15pm Michael Palin in Conversation, NFT1


11:45am-12:45pm Behind the scenes of Strictly Come Dancing, NFT2

1-2:30pm The Durrells, NFT1

1:15-2:15pm Joe Wicks and the Hemsley Sisters on How to Become a Social Media Star, NFT2

2:45-3:45pm Perfect Delivery! Call the Midwife, NFT3

2:45-3:45pm Susie Dent: My Life in Words, NFT2

3-4pm Dame Maggie Smith in Conversation, NFT1

3:15-4:15pm Ross Poldark: Old-fashioned Hero for a Modern World, IMAX

4:30-5:30pm TV Dinners with Tom Kerridge, NFT3

5-6pm The Unlacing of Victoria, NFT1

6:15-7:15pm Line of Duty, IMAX

6:30-8pm Victoria Wood: a Tribute, NFT1

8:30-9:30pm The Crown – the Making of a Television Epic, NFT1


11:30am-12:30pm Jack Thorne: How to Write Television Drama, NFT2

1-2pm Doctor Who, IMAX

1-2pm Judith Kerr and Michael Morpurgo in Conversation, NFT2

1-2pm The Archers: the Trial of Helen Titchener, NFT1

1:15-2:15pm How TV Turned Paralympians into National Heroes, NFT3

2:30-3:30pm Mark Gatiss: From League of Gentlemen to Sherlock, NFT1

3:30-4:30pm The Night Manager with Tom Hiddleston – Secrets of Le Carré Revealed, IMAX

3:45-4:45pm Lee Mack and Barry Cryer in Conversation, NFT1

4:45-5:45pm The Sound of Sherlock, NFT2

6-7:30pm Steven Moffat in Conversation with Frank Skinner, NFT1

8-9pm Charlie Brooker in Conversation, IMAX


8-10:25pm Guerrilla, NFT1