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Johnny Depp and Paul Bettany, Imogen Cooper, Kate Saunders, Fortitude

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Arts news with Kirsty Lang, including Johnny Depp and Paul Bettany on new film Mortdecai.

Johnny Depp and Paul Bettany on new film Mortdecai; pianist Imogen Cooper; Kate Saunders discusses her Costa Children's Book award-winner; Fortitude starring Sofie Gråbøl reviewed.

Johnny Depp and Paul Bettany discuss their new film Mortdecai, a slapstick art heist caper set amongst the British aristocracy.

Sofie Gråbøl, star of The Killing, returns to the small screen in Fortitude. Gråbøl's first British drama series focuses on a small community in the Arctic Circle where a murder has been committed. Novelist Tom Harper reviews.

Pianist Imogen Cooper discusses her new album on which she performs works by the husband-and-wife team of Robert and Clara Shumann, based on the letters they exchanged during their courtship.

Costa Children's Book Award winner Kate Saunders discusses Five Children on the Western Front, her update of E Nesbit's Five Children and It stories, which transports the children to 1914 and imagines their fortunes at war.

Presenter Kirsty Lang

Producer Jerome Weatherald.


Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest
Johnny Depp
Interviewed Guest
Paul Bettany
Interviewed Guest
Tom Harper
Interviewed Guest
Imogen Cooper
Interviewed Guest
Kate Saunders
Jerome Weatherald


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