All the TV and films available on BBC iPlayer this Christmas

BBC iPlayer has lots to offer this Christmas. (BBC)

It's a bumper Christmas at BBC iPlayer as there will be a record number of boxsets available, with over 1,000 titles to watch.

From the year's best TV to classic favourites, there's something for everyone to enjoy including some TV highlights set to air for the first time over the festive season.

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Look out for drama series A Very British Scandal starring Claire Foy and Paul Bettany as the Duke and Duchess of Argyll, and psychological thriller The Girl Before, starring Gugu Mbatha-Raw and David Oyelowo, about a woman who moves into a strange house designed by an enigmatic architect.

Jules Verne‘s classic gets a new adaptation. (Federation Entertainment / Peu Communications / ZDF / Be-FILMS / Joe Alblas)

There is also a brand new adaptation of Jules Verne’s classic novel Around the World in 80 Days starring David Tennant, and Jamie Dornan stars in The Tourist as a man searching for his identity through the vast and unforgiving Australian outback, both of which will be available in the new year.

Family favourites to watch include new Julia Donaldson adaptation Superworm, as well as other classic titles from the author that have featured at Christmas such as The Gruffalo, The Highway Rat and Zog and the Flying Doctors.

Julia Donaldson’s ‘Superworm’ comes to the BBC. (Magic Light Pictures)

Viewers can also settle down with plenty if comedy boxsets, from recent series The Outlaws to classic sitcoms such as The Office.

Films available on iPlayer over the Christmas period will include Frozen, Spider-Man: Far From Home, Spider-Man: Homecoming, A Star is Born and Judy.

TV available to stream on BBC iPlayer this Christmas:

A Very British Scandal

The Girl Before

Around the World in 80 Days

The Tourist

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Doctor Who

Call the Midwife

Death in Paradise

Ghosts

Mandy

Not Going Out

Vigil

Time

Line of Duty

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You Don't Know Me

Showtrial

Superman & Lois

Bump

Gossip Girl

Peaky Blinders

Killing Eve

Luther

Happy Valley

Catch up on ‘Back to Life’ this Christmas. (Two Brothers Pictures/Luke Varley)

I May Destroy You

Normal People

The Outlaws

Alma's Not Normal

The Cleaner

The Office

dinnerladies

Keeping Up Appearances

In Her Skin

Back to Life

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What We Do in the Shadows

Dave

Shaun the Sheep: The Flight Before Christmas

Superworm

The Gruffalo

The Gruffalo's Child

The Highway Rat

Stick Man

The Snail and the Whale

Zog is available to watch. (BBC)

Zog and the Flying Doctors

Nova Jones

Jamie Johnson

Malory Towers

Mystic

Mr Stink

The Boy in the Dress

Gangsta Granny

Attenborough’s Wonder of Song

Attenborough and the Mammoth Graveyard

The Mating Game

Universe

Brian Cox’s ‘Universe’ will be available. (BBC/Lola Post Production)

Wonders of the Celtic Deep

The Earthshot Prize

Blair and Brown: The New Labour Revolution

The Hunt for Bible John

Fever Pitch: The Rise of the Premier League

9/11: Inside the President’s War Room

Four Hours at the Capitol

Reclaiming Amy

Ian Wright: Home Truths

Films available on BBC iPlayer this Christmas:

Spider-Man: Far From Home

Spider-Man: Homecoming

Kick-Ass

Kick-Ass 2

Ready Player One

A Star is Born

Judy

Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga in ‘A Star is Born’.

Crazy Rich Asians

Last Christmas

Late Night

Mary Poppins Returns

Blade Runner 2049

Dolittle

Beauty and the Beast

Cinderella

The BFG

Family favourites include ‘Paddington’.

The Jungle Book

Moana

Frozen

Abominable

Trolls

Paddington

Paddington 2

Festive favourite ‘Frozen’. (Disney)

Coco

Inside Out

Finding Dory

Monsters University

Brave

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