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Anna Chancellor, Richard Bacon, Cerys Matthews and Claire Sweeney

45 minutes
First broadcast:
Saturday 28 April 2012

Head Boy Clive will be talking to actress Anna Chancellor, who is starring in a theatre double bill of 'South Downs' and 'The Browning Version', which examine life in boarding schools. Anna has just been nominated for a BAFTA for her role in BBC One's 'The Hour' and is still remembered as Hugh Grant's jilted fiancé Duckface in 'Four Weddings and a Funeral'. 'South Downs' and 'The Browning Version' are at Harold Pinter Theatre, London until Saturday 21st July.

Man of many talents, broadcaster Richard Bacon will be talking about his new Channel 4 series 'Hidden Talent', which discovers people with extraordinary ability they never dreamed they had. Participants push themselves to the limit in a process that could change completely their lives. The second episode of 'Hidden Talent' is on Tuesday 1st May at 21.00.

Nikki Bedi is Game On with Welsh songstress and 6Music presenter Cerys Matthews, whose Radio 4 documentary celebrates the life of one of her heroines, the great gospel singer and civil rights campaigner Mahalia Jackson. 'Conjuring Halie' is on Tuesday 1st May at 11.30 on BBC Radio 4. Hallelujah!

Clive swats up on studious actress Claire Sweeney, who is playing brash Liverpudlian hairdresser Rita in Willy Russell's award-winning comedy 'Educating Rita'. Since residing in Brookside Close for over ten years, Claire has been 'Clocking Off' and 'Legally Blonde'. 'Educating Rita' is at London's Menier Chocolate Factory until Saturday 12th May.

Music from one half of Australian musical siblings Angus & Julia Stone. Julia performs 'It's All Okay' from her solo album 'By The Horns'.

And we'll be toasting Tyne and Wear vocal harmony group The Cornshed Sisters, who perform 'Dance At My Wedding' from their album 'Tell Tales'.

Producer Jane Thurlow.

  • Anna Chancellor

    Anna Chancellor

    Anna is starring in ‘South Downs’ and ‘The Browning Version’ at London's Harold Pinter Theatre until Saturday 21st July.

  • Richard Bacon

    Richard Bacon

    The second episode of ‘Hidden Talent’ is on Channel 4 on Tuesday 1st May at 21.00.

    Richard Bacon
  • Cerys Matthews

    Cerys Matthews

    ‘Conjuring Halie’ is on Tuesday 1st May at 11.30 on BBC Radio 4.

    Cerys Matthews
  • Claire Sweeney

    Claire Sweeney

    'Educating Rita’is at London’s Menier Chocolate Factory until Saturday 12th May and then touring the UK until Saturday 21st July.

  • Julia Stone

    Julia Stone

    The single 'It's All Okay' and the album‘By The Horns’are available on 28th May on Picture Show Records.

    Julia Stone
  • The Cornshed Sisters

    The Cornshed Sisters

    ‘Tell Tales’ is available now on Memphis Industries.

    The Cornshed Sisters are playing at No Direction Home, Wellbeck Abbey on 9th June, Seahouses Festival on 23rd June and Cornshed Festival, North Yorkshire on 6th & 7th July.

    The Cornshed Sisters

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