541 Sheridan Smith, Fred D'Aguiar, Maxine Peake play, UNESCO Creative Cities2017-11-10 20:23:00
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542 Christian Slater and Sam Yates, Professor Marston and the Wonder Women, Ivor Wood2017-11-09 19:57:00
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543 Hugh Grant, Stephen Fry, Hollywood and homosexuality2017-11-08 20:11:00
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Hugh Grant, Stephen Fry, Hollywood and homosexuality

Hugh Grant explains how his early career in repertory theatre has helped him play faded actor Phoenix Buchanan, the villain in Paddington 2. Stephen Fry talks about his new book Mythos, a retelling of the Greek myths, and why he finds the tales of the gods, monsters and mortals of Ancient Greece so appealing. The two lead characters in the new cinematic release Call Me By Your Name are gay, yet the actors who play them are straight. This is part of a tradition in film from Brokeback Mountain and I Love You Philip Morris. Tim Robey discusses why so often straight actors are chosen to play gay roles, when the reverse rarely happens, and why it can still be in the actor's interest not to be honest about their sexual orientation. The winner of the David Cohen Prize for Literature is announced this evening. Who will win this prestigious award for a lifetime's achievement? Front Row will be the first with the news. Presenter: Samira Ahmed Producer: Julian May.…read more

544 Front Row2017-11-07 20:09:00
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545 Kenneth Lonergan on Howards End, The Florida Project, Artists as curators2017-11-06 20:01:00
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546 Modern fairytales with Joanne Harris and Jonathan Coe; Call Me by Your Name; Catalonian culture2017-11-03 20:09:00
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547 Kenneth Branagh, Keeping TV secrets, Josie Lawrence, Parents in film2017-11-02 19:55:00
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548 Tracey Emin, Minette Walters, Gauguin biopic2017-11-01 20:20:00
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549 Lisette Oropesa, Richard Flanagan, Kate MccGwire2017-10-31 20:02:00
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550 Bill Bailey, Philip Pullman, Alias Grace2017-10-30 20:06:00
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551 Annie Leibovitz, Andy Serkis, David Bomberg2017-10-27 19:05:00
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552 Stranger Things 2, Richard Bean on Young Marx, The Essay2017-10-26 19:16:00
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553 Women and Sexism in the Arts2017-10-25 19:19:00
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554 Taika Waititi on Thor, Art in the Age of Terror, David Adjaye, Eisenstein's October2017-10-24 18:58:00
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555 Armistead Maupin, Viviana Durante on Sir Kenneth MacMillan, Mining Art Gallery2017-10-23 18:51:00
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556 Harry Hill, Liza Tarbuck, Yoshiki2017-10-20 19:22:00
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557 Daniel Radcliffe, I Am Not a Witch, Wim Wenders, Taj Mahal2017-10-19 19:03:00
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558 Beth Ditto, Jackie Kay, Domestic Noir2017-10-18 19:08:00
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559 St Vincent, Andrew Michael Hurley, The Tin Drum, Daljit Nagra2017-10-17 19:07:00
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560 Armando Iannucci on the Death of Stalin, Kwame Kwei-Armah directs Ibsen's Lady from the Sea2017-10-16 18:50:00
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