401 Tiffany Haddish, Alice Clark-Platts, National Lottery Heritage Fund at 252019-02-01 19:55:00
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402 Leonardo da Vinci, Green Book, Sian Edwards, New Music Curriculum2019-01-31 20:40:00
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403 Moon and Me creator Andrew Davenport, diversity in opera2019-01-30 19:59:00
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404 Christian Dior exhibition, Costa Book Prize winner and book prize sponsorship2019-01-29 20:12:00
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405 Germaine Greer2019-01-28 20:00:00
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406 The Mule, Anne Griffin, Apichatpong Weerasethakul, Brexit Arts Funding2019-01-25 19:56:00
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407 Watercooler TV, Bill Viola/Michelangelo, Art Fund Volunteers, Diana Athill remembered2019-01-24 20:10:00
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408 Dick Cheney film Vice, Barrie Rutter and Eliza Carthy on Jack Lear, disability and casting, Detainment2019-01-23 20:26:00
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409 Oscar Nominations 20192019-01-22 20:44:00
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410 Nicole Kidman, Fanny Hill, Women artists2019-01-21 20:00:00
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411 Culture Secretary Jeremy Wright MP, Radio Breakfast Shows, Chigozie Obioma2019-01-18 19:58:00
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412 Brexit and the arts, Diane Setterfield, Charlie Luxton on beautiful buildings, composer Du Yun2019-01-17 19:56:00
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413 Film director M Night Shyamalan, DH Lawrence as dramatist, New work by Bridget Riley2019-01-16 19:59:00
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414 Steve Carell, Brian Tyler, London Borough of Culture2019-01-15 19:54:00
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415 Octavian, The Killing creator Soren Sveistrup, TS Eliot Prize-winner2019-01-14 20:16:00
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416 Steve Coogan and John C Reilly, Costa First Novel winner Stuart Turton2019-01-11 19:57:00
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417 Hugh Jackman on The Front Runner, Costa Biography Award winner Bart van Es, Da Vinci loan refusal2019-01-10 19:55:00
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Hugh Jackman on The Front Runner, Costa Biography Award winner Bart van Es, Da Vinci loan refusal

Hugh Jackman on his film The Front Runner, in which he plays Democratic contender Gary Hart, who in 1987 was ahead in the polls before an alleged affair shot down his chances of becoming US President. The winner of the Costa Biography Award, announced on Front Row this week, is The Cut Out Girl by Bart van Es. The author discusses his book which tells the story of a 9-year-old Jewish Dutch girl, Hesseline – or Lien – who was handed by her parents to Bart van Es’s grandparents in 1942 to be fostered and kept safe during the Nazi occupation of the Netherlands. Lien is now 85 and living in Amsterdam, and together they recount a remarkable story of tragedy and survival. As Italy decides not to lend three Leonardo Da Vinci paintings to the Louvre in Paris for their blockbuster exhibition of the old master's work, art journalist Anna Somers Cocks reports on how much loans of this kind are used as symbolic political gestures. Presenter: Samira Ahmed Producer: Hannah Robins…read more

418 Comedian Nish Kumar, Acoustics in architecture, 2018 Costa Children’s Book Award winner Hilary McKay2019-01-09 20:07:00
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419 Keira Knightley, Sharon Horgan and Rob Delaney, Costa Poetry Winner2019-01-08 20:03:00
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420 Charlie Brooker on Bandersnatch, Sophie Raworth reveals the Costa Book Award Winners2019-01-07 20:11:00
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