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Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Barry Cryer talks to Mark Lawson about his career, which as well as writing for The Two Ronnies and Morecambe and Wise, included three weeks at Number One in Finland. Show more

From Fact to Fiction

Series 19

27/02/2016

Duration: 13 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

As the fixture lists start crowding in on Premier League football clubs, Mark Lawson imagines how a manager might deal with the pressure by opening a direct line to 'the man above'. Show more

Mark Lawson Talks To...

Sir Anthony Caro

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Sculptor Sir Anthony Caro reflects on his time as Henry Moore's assistant, his groundbreaking shift from figurative to abstract sculpture and his position on public art. Show more

Come Fly with Me

Episode 7: Come Fly On the Wall

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Scotland

Go behind the scenes as Lucas and Walliams create and develop Come Fly With Me and follow the trials and tribulations as they bring to life a host of new characters. Show more

Contributors

Participant:
Matt Lucas
Participant:
David Walliams
Interviewer:
Mark Lawson
Executive Producer:
Geoff Posner
Executive Producer:
Jed Leventhall

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

In a candid interview, Anne Robinson reflects on the journey from finishing school to Fleet Street, alcoholism to America and print journalism to prime-time television. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Mark Lawson talks to the comedian David Mitchell about his life and career, from his partnership with Robert Webb to panel show regular and co-host of the series 10 O'Clock Live. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Mark Lawson talks to the artist Sir Peter Blake about his life and 60-year career, including how he became an 'accidental artist' and his reputation as the godfather of Pop Art. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Mark Lawson talks to Dame Diana Rigg about her life and 50-year career, exploring her conflicted views on being a sex symbol and the pleasures of professional success in her 70s. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Mark Lawson talks to actor and comedian Rob Brydon about his life and career in entertainment, including writing and performing for radio, film, television, stand-up and theatre. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC HD

Mark Lawson talks to Michael Frayn about his life and 50-year career writing novels, plays, philosophy, memoirs, screenplays, translations, farce, tragedy, verse and drama. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four

Mark Lawson talks to Alice Cooper about his life and 45-year career as a musician and actor, including his memories of his Detroit childhood and the perils of addiction. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Four

Mark Lawson talks to comedian Frank Skinner about a career that has involved stand-up, broadcasting, writing and pop music. Skinner also talks candidly about his personal life. Show more

Mark Lawson Talks To...

Born Lippy: Mark Lawson Talks To Jo Brand

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Mark Lawson talks to comedian, writer and actress Jo Brand about the 1980s alternative comedy scene, her approach to hecklers and taboos, and her experiences as a TV personality. Show more

Mark Lawson Talks To...

Michael Morpurgo

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Michael Morpurgo reflects on the success of his novel War Horse and the theme of war in his books, and discusses his relationship with his father and friendship with Ted Hughes. Show more

Mark Lawson Talks To...

Frances de la Tour

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Mark Lawson talks to Tony and triple Olivier award-winning actress Frances de la Tour about her life and career, from Miss Jones in Rising Damp to Madame Maxime in Harry Potter. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

From Calendar Girls to Cranford, Celia Imrie has been a familiar face on both TV and film for more than four decades. The actress talks to Mark Lawson about her life and career. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Interview with the Booker Prize-winning author Kazuo Ishiguro, whose first novel in almost ten years, The Buried Giant, is published in March 2015. Show more

Mark Lawson Talks To...

Alexander McCall Smith

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

Mark Lawson talks to author Alexander McCall Smith, whose No.1 Ladies Detective Agency series of books, set in Botswana, have sold in their millions around the world. Show more

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC FourLatest broadcast: on BBC Four HD

From playing princes to professors and cardinals to comedians, Jonathan Pryce is one of Britain's most versatile actors. He talks to Mark Lawson about his life and career. Show more

Drama

Reading Europe - Poland: Entanglement

Episode 1: The Reflection Room

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

When Henryk Telak is found dead during a family constellation therapy weekend, prosecutor Szacki and his police colleague Olga have to work together to deduce who killed the man. Show more

Contributors

Teodor Szacki:
Bryan Dick
Olga Kuzniecow:
Christine Bottomley
Cezary Rudzki:
David Crellin
Hanna Kwiatowska:
Rachel Austin
Monika Grzelka:
Rachel Austin
Barbara Jarczyk:
Alexandra Mathie
Radio News Reader:
Alexandra Mathie
Euzebius Kaim:
Dermot Daly
Henryk Telak:
Glenn Cunningham
Father Pazcek:
Glenn Cunningham
Adaptor:
Mark Lawson
Director:
Polly Thomas
Producer:
Polly Thomas