Front Row Daily Archive 2012

Front Row Daily Archive 2012

Interviews with leading novelists, musicians, film directors, artists and more, from Radio 4's flagship arts show, presented by Mark Lawson, Kirsty Lang and John Wilson.

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Recent episodes (10)

  • FrontRow: Quiz with Julian Fellowes, Rumer and Maureen Lipman

    Mon, 31 Dec 12

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Mark Lawson chairs the Front Row Quiz, with Maureen Lipman, Downton Abbey writer Julian Fellowes, singer Rumer, director Asif Kapadia, writers Mark Billingham and Natalie Haynes.

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  • Front Row: British actors in America. 28 Dec 12

    Fri, 28 Dec 12

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Damian Lewis, Hugh Laurie, Thandie Newton, Adrian Lester, Clive Owen and Ashley Jensen are among the actors who discuss the highs and lows of working as British actors in America.

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  • FrontRow: Backstage stars at Strictly, Downton Abbey, and the Olympic ceremonies 271212

    Thu, 27 Dec 12

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Kirsty Lang talks to behind-the-scenes stars, including the lighting designer for the Olympic ceremonies, the costume designer from Downton Abbey, and members of the Strictly Come Dancing band

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  • Front Row: Rock Epiphanies. 26 Dec 2012

    Wed, 26 Dec 12

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Mick Jagger, Neil Young, Paul McCartney, Keith Richards, Neil Diamond, Pete Townsend, Bobby Womack and Emili Sande remember the moments in their youth that inspired them to make music.

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  • FrontRow: Working with the Family 25 DEC 2012

    Tue, 25 Dec 12

    Duration:
    29 mins

    In this Front Row Christmas special Mark Lawson considers the potential pleasures and perils to be had when mixing work with family. Including contributions and reflections from Donny Osmond, Frances de la Tour, Sarah Millican, Jack Whitehall and Niamh Cusack.

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  • FrontRow: EL James, Clare Balding, Emeli Sandé 241212

    Mon, 24 Dec 12

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Mark Lawson interviews arts headline makers of the year, including writer E L James, director Danny Boyle, writer and broadcaster Clare Balding and singer Emeli Sandé

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  • FrontRow: Judi Dench, Hilary Mantel, Sheridan Smith 211212

    Fri, 21 Dec 12

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Mark Lawson unwraps new interviews with arts headline makers of the year, including Judi Dench, Sam Mendes, Hilary Mantel, Sheridan Smith, James Graham, Rebecca Front, and alt-J

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  • FrontRow 20Dec12:The Impossible; Simon Amstell

    Thu, 20 Dec 12

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Kirsty Lang meets comedian Simon Amstell; The Impossible, starring Ewan McGregor, is reviewed; Ed Vaizey and Tom Morris discuss Arts funding; the best TV shows over Christmas

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  • FrontRow: Quartet; Katy Carr; Comedy DVDs 19 Dec 12

    Wed, 19 Dec 12

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Barry Norman reviews Quartet, Katy Carr discusses her songs about wartime Poland, photographer Jeremy Selwyn on taking pictures of the Queen and the Cabinet, Comedy DVDs reviewed and music to end the world by...

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  • FrontRow18Dec12: Salman Rushdie, Victoria Wood

    Tue, 18 Dec 12

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Mark Lawson talks to Salman Rushdie about the film of his novel, Midnight's Children, and to Victoria Wood about her TV drama about pianist Joyce Hatto; Christmas singles reviewed

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