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The One Show

21/11/2017

Duration: 29 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Actors and brothers James and Dave Franco join Matt Baker and Alex Jones to talk about their latest film The Disaster Artist. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Matt Baker
Presenter:
Alex Jones
Interviewed Guest:
James Franco
Interviewed Guest:
Dave Franco

Duration: 1 hour, 35 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC One Scotland

Biographical feature on the influential cinema icon who rose to stardom on the silver screen and then died tragically in a car crash, aged just 24. James Franco stars. Show more

Contributors

James Dean:
James Franco
Director:
Mark Rydell
Winton Dean:
Michael Moriarty
Pier Angeli:
Valentina Cervi
Elia Kazan:
Enrico Colantoni
Billy Rose:
John Pleshette
Nicholas Ray:
Barry Primus
Daniel Mann:
David Proval

Front Row

Chinese characters on TV, Actor James Franco, Sports Book of the Year

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Discussion on how Chinese characters are portrayed in pop culture, the William Hill Sports Book of the Year, and James Franco on directing and starring in The Disaster Artist. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
James Franco
Interviewed Guest:
Shin-Fei Chen
Interviewed Guest:
David KS Tse

Duration: 1 hour, 17 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Drama starring James Franco, telling the story of the 1957 publication of Allen Ginsberg's poem Howl and his subsequent trial for obscenity, with the poem illustrated in animation. Show more

Contributors

Allen Ginsberg:
James Franco
Jack Kerouac:
Todd Rotondi
Neal Cassady:
Jon Prescott
Peter Orlovsky:
Aaron Tveit
Ralph McIntosh:
David Strathairn
Jake Ehrlich:
Jon Hamm
Lawrence Ferlinghetti:
Andrew Rogers
Judge Clayton Horn:
Bob Balaban
Gail Potter:
Mary-Louise Parker
Mark Schorer:
Treat Williams
David Kirk:
Jeff Daniels
Director:
Rob Epstein
Producer:
Rob Epstein

Front Row

Annie Lennox; James Franco; Philippe Sands; How to Win an Oscar

Duration: 30 minutes

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

Available for over a year

Annie Lennox talks to Kirsty Lang about her new album Nostalgia, James Franco discusses his Fat Squirrel art venture, Philippe Sands on Nuremberg and Bach, and how to win an Oscar. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Kirsty Lang
Interviewed Guest:
Annie Lennox
Interviewed Guest:
James Franco
Interviewed Guest:
Philippe Sands
Key talent:
Tim Robey

Duration: 1 hour, 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One LondonLatest broadcast: on BBC One Wales

Crime drama starring Robert De Niro. A New York cop is shocked to discover that his son is the prime suspect in a murder case he has been sent to Long Beach to investigate. Show more

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Duration: 1 hour, 48 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One Northern IrelandLatest broadcast: on BBC One Scotland

Drama about a young man from a poor family who dreams of attending the prestigious United States Naval Academy in Annapolis after finishing high school. James Franco stars. Show more

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Duration: 2 hours

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Biopic about the rise and tragic fall of Harvey Milk, California's first openly gay official. Harvey struggles against a fellow supervisor and 1970s conservative America. Show more

Contributors

Harvey Milk:
Sean Penn
Cleve Jones:
Emile Hirsch
Dan White:
Josh Brolin
Jack Lira:
Diego Luna
Scott Smith:
James Franco
Director:
Gus Van Sant
Anne Kronenberg:
Alison Pill
Mayor Moscone:
Victor Garber
John Briggs:
Denis O'Hare
Dick Pabich:
Joseph Cross
Rick Stokes:
Stephen Spinella
Danny Nicoletta:
Lucas Grabeel
Art Agnos:
Jeff Koons
McConnelly:
Steven Wiig
Gordon Lau:
Kelvin Han Yee

Duration: 1 hour, 50 minutes

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

Drama starring Tommy Lee Jones. A man receives word that his son, a soldier recently returned from Iraq, is missing. He decides to investigate his son's disappearance himself. Show more

Contributors

Hank Deerfield:
Tommy Lee Jones
Detective Emily Sanders:
Charlize Theron
Joan Deerfield:
Susan Sarandon
Director:
Paul Haggis
Lieutenant Kirklander:
Jason Patric
Sergeant Dan Carnelli:
James Franco
Arnold Bickman:
Barry Corbin
Chief Buchwald:
Josh Brolin
Corporal Steve Penning:
Wes Chatham
Spc Gordon Bonner:
Jake McLaughlin
Spc Ennis Long:
Mehcad Brooks
Mike Deerfield:
Jonathan Tucker
Producer:
Paul Haggis
Composer:
Mark Isham
Director of photography:
Roger Deakins

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Duration: 2 hours, 5 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WalesLatest broadcast: on BBC One Scotland

War drama recreating the dramatic rescue of more than 500 American prisoners of war from the notorious Japanese POW camp near Cabanatuan in the Philippines. With Benjamin Bratt. Show more

Contributors

Director:
John Dahl
Lt Colonel Mucci:
Benjamin Bratt
Captain Prince:
James Franco
Captain Fisher:
Robert Mammone
2nd Lt Riley:
Craig McLachlan
1st Sgt Sid "Top" Wojo:
Max Martini
Cpl Guttierez:
Mark Consuelos
Cpl Aliteri:
James Carpinello
2nd Lt O'Grady:
Laird Macintosh
Guerilla Leader Juan Pajota:
Cesar Montano
Lt LeClaire:
Scott McLean
Captain Redding:
Marton Csokas
Major Gibson:
Joseph Fiennes
Margaret Utinsky:
Connie Nielsen
Writer:
Miro Doug
Producer:
Marty Katz

Duration: 2 hours, 1 minute

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

Fantasy prequel. A brash showman is abruptly transported to Oz, where witch Theodora believes him to be the great wizard prophecy says will save the land. Show more

Contributors

Oscar 'Oz' Diggs:
James Franco
Theodora:
Mila Kunis
Evanora:
Rachel Weisz
Annie/Glinda:
Michelle Williams
Frank/Finley:
Zach Braff
Master Tinker:
Bill Cobbs
Girl in Wheelchair/China Girl:
Joey King
Knuck:
Tony Cox
Winkie General:
Stephen R Hart
Winkie Gate Keeper:
Bruce Campbell
Director:
Sam Raimi

Duration: 1 hour, 31 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC One Scotland HD

Disgraced journalist Michael Finkel learns that Longo, a man accused of murdering his family, is claiming to be him. Intrigued, Finkel begins meeting with Longo, but soon realises how dangerous he is. Show more

Contributors

Michael Finkel:
Jonah Hill
Christian Longo:
James Franco
Jill Barker:
Felicity Jones
MaryJane Longo:
Maria Dizzia
Pat Frato:
Ethan Suplee
Zach Longo:
Conor Kikot
Sadie Longo:
Charlotte Driscoll
Madison Longo:
Stella Rae Payne
Greg Ganley:
Robert John Burke
Judge Odenkirk:
Byron Jennings
Director:
Rupert Goold
Producer:
Dede Gardner

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