Front Row Daily

Front Row Daily

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. Front Row is broadcast on BBC Radio 4 each weekday evening at 7.15 - 7.45pm. New editions will be available each night following the live broadcast.

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Recent episodes (10)

  • Keith Huff, The Sea, Patience Agbabi

    Wed, 16 Apr 14

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Kirsty Lang reviews the film The Sea, and interviews House of Cards writer Keith Huff. Plus poet Patience Agbabi, TV show Trying Again and removing art by Banksy.

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  • Jamaica Inn; The Amazing Spider-Man 2; Rachel Kushner: 15 Apr 2014

    Tue, 15 Apr 14

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Kirsty Lang reviews Jamaica Inn; talks to classical guitarist Milos Karadaglic; offers the verdict on The Amazing Spider-Man 2; and speaks to Rachel Kushner about Telex from Cuba.

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  • FrontRow14Apr14: Matisse; Locke; Val McDermid

    Mon, 14 Apr 14

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Henri Matisse's Cut-Outs discussed by his biographer Hilary Spurling and curator Nicholas Cullinan; Locke, starring Tom Hardy, reviewed; Val McDermid on updating Jane Austen

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  • Mark Strong and Ivo van Hove; Harlan Coben 11 APR 2014

    Fri, 11 Apr 14

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Actor Mark Strong and director Ivo van Hove on their production of A View from the Bridge, author Harlan Coben on his novel Missing You and Broadway star Bernadette Peters.

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  • Emma Thompson and Celia Imrie, Chris Wheeldon, Birdland, Sam West 100414

    Thu, 10 Apr 14

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Emma Thompson and Celia Imrie discuss their new film The Love Punch, Chris Wheeldon on the world premiere of The Winter's Tale at the Royal Ballet, Birdland reviewed, and actor Sam West on a new arts funding campaign

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  • Chiwetel Ejiofor; Ben Watt; Korean Books 090414

    Wed, 9 Apr 14

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Award-winning actor Chiwetel Ejiofor on his new film Half of a Yellow Sun, musician Ben Watt, writing from South Korea at London Book Fair, and advice for the new Culture Secretary

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  • Jean Paul Gaultier; Christy Moore; Michael Palin. 8 April 14

    Tue, 8 Apr 14

    Duration:
    29 mins

    The fashion designer Jean Paul Gaultier on a retrospective of his work at the Barbican, the Irish folk singer Christy Moore on his upcoming tour, Michael Palin announces a surprise tour and Indonesian action film The Raid 2 reviewed.

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  • Brendan Gleeson; Baileys Prize shortlist 07 APR 2014

    Mon, 7 Apr 14

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Interview with actor Brendan Gleeson on Calvary; the announcement of the Baileys Prize for Fiction shortlist; Jack Thorne and John Ajvide Lindqvist on Let the Right One In on stage; new Georgians exhibition at The Queen's Gallery, Buckingham Palace.

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  • FrontRow 04Apr14: Rory Bremner, Jacqueline Wilson

    Fri, 4 Apr 14

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Kirsty Lang talks to Rory Bremner about performing in a Noel Coward play; Children's novelist Jacqueline Wilson takes us on a tour of her childhood bedroom and the joys of the dialogue free film.

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  • FrontRow 03Apr14: Richard Ayoade; The Crimson Field

    Thu, 3 Apr 14

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Richard Ayoade on his film, The Double; TV series The Crimson Field reviewed; forty years of the Sunday Times bestseller list; review of the musical, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels.

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