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We're the Millers; Terry Gilliam; Franz Ferdinand; Bob Dylan portraits

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

With John Wilson. Including a review of Jennifer Aniston in We're the Millers, interviews with director Terry Gilliam and members of Franz Ferdinand, and portraits by Bob Dylan. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Terry Gilliam
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Eccleston
Interviewed Guest:
Alex Kapranos
Interviewed Guest:
Bob Hardy
Interviewed Guest:
Kate Mossman
Producer:
Ellie Bury

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Fiona Shaw, Edward St Aubyn, Under Milk Wood

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Arts news, reviews and interviews. Razia Iqbal talks with Fiona Shaw about her role in the new play The Testament of Mary, by Colm Toibin. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Razia Iqbal
Interviewed Guest:
Fiona Shaw
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Eccleston
Interviewed Guest:
Edward St Aubyn
Interviewed Guest:
Bethan Jones
Interviewed Guest:
John McGrath

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Blue Is the Warmest Colour; Mojo revival; Sally Wainwright

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Mark Lawson interviews writer Sally Wainwright on the return of Last Tango in Halifax. Plus a review of Blue Is the Warmest Colour, and Jez Butterworth and Ian Rickson discuss Mojo. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mark Lawson
Interviewed Guest:
Sally Wainwright
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Eccleston
Interviewed Guest:
Jez Butterworth
Interviewed Guest:
Ian Rickson
Producer:
Ellie Bury

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Simon Russell Beale; Lucy Hughes-Hallett

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Mark Lawson talks to Simon Russell Beale about playing King Lear at the National Theatre, and Lucy Hughes-Hallett discusses her award-winning biography of D'Annunzio. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Mark Lawson
Interviewed Guest:
Simon Russell Beale
Interviewed Guest:
Lucy Hughes-Hallett
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Eccleston

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David Bailey; Hanif Kureishi; Isabella Rossellini

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Kirsty Lang reviews David Bailey's Stardust exhibition, Hanif Kureishi discusses The Last Word, and Isabella Rossellini talks about dressing as an insect for Green Porno. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Charlotte Mullins
Interviewed Guest:
Hanif Kureishi
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Eccleston
Interviewed Guest:
Isabella Rossellini

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Joe; David Eldridge; Clavichord; Disobedient Objects

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Samira Ahmed reviews Nicholas Cage in Joe, David Eldridge discusses play Holy Warriors, Carole Cerasi on playing the Clavichord and objects as tools of social change at the V&A. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Eccleston
Interviewed Guest:
David Eldridge
Interviewed Guest:
Carole Cerasi
Interviewed Guest:
Gavin Grindon

Front Row

A Most Wanted Man, Eliasson and Turner at Tate, Breeders

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

A review of Philip Seymour Hoffman's final film A Most Wanted Man, Olafur Eliasson and Late Turner at Tate Britain, and Tamzin Outhwaite and Ben Ockrent on their play Breeders. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Eccleston
Interviewed Guest:
Olafur Eliasson
Interviewed Guest:
Charlotte Mullins
Interviewed Guest:
Tamzin Outhwaite
Interviewed Guest:
Ben Ockrent

Front Row

Unbroken, Young Fathers, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Miranda Richardson

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

An interview with Mercury Prize winners Young Fathers, Angelina Jolie's Unbroken reviewed, dance star Mikhail Baryshnikov on his photographs, Miranda Richardson on Mapp and Lucia. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Producer:
Ellie Bury
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Eccleston
Interviewed Guest:
Mikhail Baryshnikov
Interviewed Guest:
undefined Young Fathers
Interviewed Guest:
Miranda Richardson

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Jane Horrocks, High-Rise, Russia and the Arts, Remembering Sylvia Anderson

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

In her new show Jane Horrocks re-interprets hits from the northern male artists of the 70s and 80s. Plus remembering the co-creator of Thunderbirds and a review of High-Rise. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Jane Horrocks
Interviewed Guest:
Aletta Collins
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Eccleston
Interviewed Guest:
Rosalind Blakesley
Interviewed Guest:
Mary Turner
Interviewed Guest:
David Graham
Producer:
Angie Nehring

Front Row

Kevin Costner in Criminal, Kenneth Branagh, The Comedy About A Bank Robbery, Laika the spacedog

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Kevin Costner's new movie Criminal, Kenneth Branagh on Leontes in The Winter's Tale, The Comedy About A Bank Robbery, and English Touring Opera's Laika the Spacedog. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Eccleston
Interviewed Guest:
Henry Lewis
Interviewed Guest:
Henry Shields
Interviewed Guest:
Jonathan Sayer
Interviewed Guest:
Kenneth Branagh
Interviewed Guest:
Russell Hepplewhite
Interviewed Guest:
Tim Yealland

Front Row

Andy Hamilton, Rattigan on stage, Studio Ghibli's last film, Blake Morrison and Gavin Bryars

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

The Power Monkeys co-creator Andy Hamilton talks about his new satire about the EU referendum, plus reviews of two new openings of Terence Rattigan plays. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Andy Hamilton
Interviewed Guest:
Henry Hitchings
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Eccleston
Interviewed Guest:
Gavin Bryars
Interviewed Guest:
Blake Morrison

Front Row

Ray Davies, Force Majeure, Gillian Ayres, Game of Thrones

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Ray Davies on Sunny Afternoon, the musical about The Kinks, plus artist Gillian Ayres on working into her 80s, Swedish family drama Force Majeure and the return of Game of Thrones. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
John Wilson
Interviewed Guest:
Ray Davies
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Eccleston
Interviewed Guest:
Janina Ramirez
Interviewed Guest:
Gillian Ayres

Front Row

Julie Taymor, The Driver's Seat, Sarah Winman

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Arts news, including Sarah Winman on her new novel, the stage adaptation of Muriel Spark's The Driver's Seat and Lion King director Julie Taymor. Kirsty Lang presents. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Julie Taymor
Interviewed Guest:
Neil Cooper
Interviewed Guest:
Sarah Winman
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Eccleston

Front Row

Brian Wilson biopic Love and Mercy, Orson Welles play, The art of Liotard, UK song map

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

A review of the Brian Wilson biopic Love and Mercy, Austin Pendleton in Orson's Shadow, the Jean-Etienne Liotard exhibition reviewed, and Natasha Solomons and the UK song map. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Eccleston
Interviewed Guest:
Austin Pendleton
Interviewed Guest:
Moira Jeffrey
Interviewed Guest:
Natasha Solomons

Front Row

Hanya Yanagihara, No Escape, Site-specific theatre, Boy Meets Girl

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Arts news, including Hanya Yanagihara discussing her novel A Little Life and Mark Eccleston reviewing the film No Escape. Plus Samira Ahmed takes a tour of site-specific theatre. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Hanya Yanagihara
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Eccleston
Interviewed Guest:
Natalie Haynes
Producer:
Anna Bailey

Front Row

Patti Cake$, Lord of the Flies, Nicole Krauss, James Ngcobo

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Patti Cake$ reviewed, Nicole Krauss on new novel Forest Dark, James Ngcobo of Johannesburg's Market Theatre on The Suitcase, and is an all-female Lord of the Flies a good idea? Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Joanne Harris
Interviewed Guest:
Karen Krizanovich
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Eccleston
Interviewed Guest:
Nicole Krauss
Interviewed Guest:
James Ngcobo
Producer:
Sarah Johnson

Front Row

Inua Ellams on Barber Shop Chronicles, Battle of the Sexes, Charles Causley, Godless

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Inua Ellams on his play Barber Shop Chronicles. Reviews of TV drama Godless and tennis film Battle of the Sexes. Plus an exploration of the work of Cornish poet Charles Causley. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Inua Ellams
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Eccleston
Interviewed Guest:
Briony Hanson
Interviewed Guest:
Cahal Dallat
Interviewed Guest:
Rory Waterman
Interviewed Guest:
Jim Causley

Front Row

Carleen Anderson, Elif Shafak, the commuter in film

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Carleen Anderson discusses her album and stage show Cage Street Memorial, Turkish writer Elif Shafak on her controversial novel The Bastard of Istanbul and the commuter on film. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Carleen Anderson
Interviewed Guest:
Elif Shafak
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Eccleston

Front Row

Mel Giedroyc on new musicals showcase, Michael Morpurgo, Bad Santa 2, Penelope Lively

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Mel Giedroyc and Gemma Whelan join Maria Friedman for a musicals gala; Penelope Lively returns to writing short stories; Bad Santa 2; Michael Morpurgo on books and war zones. Show more

Contributors

Interviewed Guest:
Mel Giedroyc
Interviewed Guest:
Gemma Whelan
Interviewed Guest:
Penelope Lively
Interviewed Guest:
Michael Morpurgo
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Eccleston
Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Producer:
Marilyn Rust

Front Row

The Shape of Water, Terracotta Warriors, Samira Ahmed, RuPaul's Drag Race

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Samira Ahmed discusses the blockbuster exhibition of China's Terracotta Warriors at the World Museum in Liverpool. Plus a review of The Shape of Water. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Mark Eccleston
Interviewed Guest:
Fiona Philpott
Interviewed Guest:
Mike Pitts
Interviewed Guest:
Samira Ahmed
Interviewed Guest:
Louis Wise