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2/2. To mark today's 30th anniversary of the US release of George Lucas's phenomenally influential sci-fi adventure Star Wars, actor Anthony Daniels (C-3PO) hears from George Lucas, actors Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford and Carrie Fisher, and director Steven Spielberg. A Star Wars-themed edition of Friday Night Is Music Night follows.

Contributors

Presenter:
Anthony Daniels
Interviewee:
George Lucas
Interviewee:
Mark Hamill
Interviewee:
Harrison Ford
Interviewee:
Carrie Fisher
Interviewee:
Steven Spielberg

In a special edition to mark today's 30th anniversary of the US release of George Lucas 's Star Wars,
Richard Balcombe conducts the BBC Concert Orchestra in a programme showcasing John Williams 's Oscar-winning score, with tuba soloist Ben Thomson. Plus sympathetically themed pieces by Sibelius, Holst and Richard Strauss , film music from ET the Extra-Terrestial (Williams) and Apollo 13 (James Horner ), and Joe Meek 's Telstar.

Contributors

Unknown:
George Lucas
Unknown:
Richard Balcombe
Unknown:
John Williams
Soloist:
Ben Thomson.
Unknown:
Richard Strauss
Unknown:
James Horner
Unknown:
Joe Meek

Brian Sibley 's abridged version of his account of the love affair between author CS Lewis and Joy Davidman , read by actor Ian Richardson. 8/8. Lewis comes to terms with Joy's death.
Abridged by Brian Sibley

Contributors

Unknown:
Brian Sibley
Unknown:
Joy Davidman
Unknown:
Ian Richardson.
Abridged By:
Brian Sibley

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