Derek Jacobi; Naomi Watts on Diana; Orphan Black

With Mark Lawson.

Sir Derek Jacobi's acting career spans half a century. As he publishes an autobiography, he reflects on his early desire to act, stage fright, and still wanting to surprise in his 70s.

Orphan Black is a new 10 part TV drama serial which focuses on human cloning. Sarah Manning is the anti-heroine, and orphan, who stumbles into an intriguing set of circumstances that force her to realise she's not alone. Novelist Nicholas Royle reviews.

Naomi Watts discusses playing Diana, Princess of Wales, in a film which covers the final two years of her life and her relationship with Dr Hasnat Khan. She talks about preparing for the role, the problems associated with telling Diana's story and the balance between real life events and an artistic interpretation of them.

Producer Ekene Akalawu.

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Sir Derek Jacobi

Sir Derek Jacobi's autobiography As Luck Would Have It is out now in hardback and e-book. 

Orphan Black

The first episode of Orphan Black can be seen now on the BBC's iPlayer. The serial begins on Friday 20 September on BBC 3 when the first two episodes are broadcast from 9pm.


Diana is out in cinemas on Friday 20 September, certificate 12A.


Role Contributor
PresenterMark Lawson
Interviewed GuestDerek Jacobi
Interviewed GuestNaomi Watts
ProducerEkene Akalawu

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