Jean Paul Gaultier; Christy Moore; The Raid 2
Kirsty Lang talks to the enfant terrible of the fashion world, designer John Paul Gaultier, as a retrospective of his work opens at the Barbican Centre in London. Gaultier discusses where the inspiration for his iconic striped t-shirts and the conical bras worn by Madonna came from and explains why he has always been inspired by London style.
As Michael Palin announces his first one man show, he talks to Kirsty about going on tour at 71, trying to make audiences laugh and taking the his first lead role in a TV drama for more than 20 years.
Christy Moore, the Irish folk singer, looks back over his five-decade musical career and his 25 solo albums as he prepares to perform a series of concerts in the UK.
Welsh director Gareth Evans had a surprise hit with 2012's The Raid, an Indonesian martial arts film which took place in a run-down fifteen story apartment block. He's now followed it up with The Raid 2, catching up with the hero Rama, battling the enemies he made in the first instalment. Briony Hanson reviews.
Producer: Olivia Skinner.
To find out more information about Michael Palin's first ever one-man tour, Travelling To Work starting in September 2014, please see Michael Palin's website. An accompanying book will be published on Thursday 11 September 2014.
The Raid 2
Jean Paul Gaultier
|Interviewed Guest||Jean-Paul Gaultier|
|Interviewed Guest||Michael Palin|
|Interviewed Guest||Christy Moore|
|Interviewed Guest||Briony Hanson|