Current BBC America Shows

Peaky Blinders

Peaky Blinders

  • BBC America
  • 3 seasons
  • Crime, Drama, History

A British ganagster saga set in 1919 post-war Birmingham. Cillian Murphy is Thomas Shelby, leader of the most feared and powerful local gang, the Peaky Blinders. Named for their practice of sewing razor blades into the peaks of their caps, they make money from illegal betting, protection and the black market. But when a crate of guns goes missing from an arms factory, their battle-hardened leader recognizes an opportunity to move up in the world.

First aired September 12th, 2013.

Sherlock

Sherlock

  • BBC America
  • 2 seasons
  • Crime, Drama, Mystery

Sherlock is a British television crime drama that presents a contemporary update of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes detective stories. It stars Benedict Cumberbatch as Holmes and Martin Freeman as Doctor John Watson. Six episodes, broadcast since 2010, have been produced, with three more episodes scheduled to begin production in early 2013. The series has been sold to over 180 territories.

First aired July 25th, 2010.

Doctor Who

Doctor Who

  • BBC America
  • 7 seasons
  • Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

First aired March 26th, 2005.

Orphan Black

Orphan Black

  • BBC America
  • 5 seasons
  • Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

Sarah hopes that cleaning out a dead woman’s bank account will solve all her problems. Instead, her problems multiply – and so does she.

First aired March 30th, 2013.

The Musketeers

The Musketeers

  • BBC America
  • 1 season
  • Drama

Set on the streets of 17th-century Paris where law and order is more an idea than reality, the series follows Musketeers Athos, Aramis and Porthos who are far more than King Louis XIII’s personal bodyguards, but ultimately stand resolutely for social justice: for honour, for valour, for love and for the thrill of it

First aired January 19th, 2014.

Top Gear

Top Gear

  • BBC America
  • 24 seasons
  • Comedy

All three presenters get to test a car this week; Jeremy drives the BMW X6 in various 'humble' locations, Richard drives the Lexus LFA and James drives the Vauxhall Insignia VXR with Margaret Calvert, the designer of Britain's road signs.

In the studio, the boys try some electric personal transport solutions and Seasick Steve is the Star in a Reasonably Priced Car.

First aired October 20th, 2002.

Ripper Street

Ripper Street

  • BBC America
  • 5 seasons
  • Crime, Drama, Mystery

The series, created by “Mistresses” writer Richard Warlow, features a dynamic cast starring Matthew Macfadyen (“MI-5,” “Pride and Prejudice”), Jerome Flynn (“Game of Thrones”), Adam Rothenberg (“Alcatraz”), Myanna Buring (“The Twilight Saga,” “White Heat”) and David Dawson (“Luther,” “Secret Diary of a Call Girl”). The action centers on the notorious H Division, which is charged with keeping order in the all-consuming chaotic East London streets.

First aired December 30th, 2012.

The Graham Norton Show

The Graham Norton Show

  • BBC America
  • 18 seasons
  • Family

Graham Norton returns to the format he's most comfortable with since his Channel 4 days, briefly on BBC2 and now on prime time BBC1. Each week celebrity guest(s) join Graham to discuss what's being going on around the world that week. The guests poke fun and share their opinions on the main news stories that have happened. Graham is often joined by a band or artist to play the show out with. Throughout series one the show was recorded on the Wednesday at 7pm before it's transmission at 10pm on the Thursday.

Graham Norton Uncut was also aired on a Saturday or Sunday night (time changed every week), with an extended 15 minutes with that weeks guests, this part of the show is referred to as 'the Cooldown' and is available to download as a podcast after the shows transmission from the website.

First aired February 22nd, 2007.