Current BBC America Shows

Peaky Blinders

  • BBC America
  • 4 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

  • 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.

The Last Kingdom

  • BBC America
  • 3 seasons
  • Action, History, Romance

The Last Kingdom, is a show of heroic deeds and epic battles but with a thematic depth that embraces politics, religion, warfare, courage, love, loyalty and our universal search for identity. Combining real historical figures and events with fictional characters, it is the story of how a people combined their strength under one of the most iconic kings of history in order to reclaim their land for themselves and build a place they call home

First aired October 10th, 2015.

His Dark Materials

  • BBC America
  • 1 season
  • Fantasy

Two children embark on a magical adventure through parallel universes.

First aired 2019.

Top Gear

  • BBC America
  • 26 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.

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.

Atlantis

  • BBC America
  • 2 seasons
  • Drama, Adventure, Fantasy

Far from home and desperate for answers, Jason washes up on the shores of an ancient land. A mysterious place; a world of bull leaping, of snake haired Goddesses and of palaces so vast it was said they were built by giants – this is the lost city of Atlantis. The series follows the adventures of Jason (Jack Donnelly, Dancing on the Edge), Hercules (Mark Addy, Game of Thrones) and Pythagoras (Robert Emms, War Horse) who battle against some of the most famous names of Greek legend, often in unexpected guises. The show also stars Jemima Rooper (One Chance) as Medusa, Aiysha Hart (About Time) as Ariadne, Sarah Parish (Hatfields & McCoys) as Pasiphae and Juliet Stevenson (The Hour) as The Oracle. All of these characters will return in season two.

First aired September 28th, 2013.