Mrs Brown's Boys D'Movie; Arcade Fire; Richard Wilson

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Tonight's Front Row considers the big-screen debut of Mrs Brown, Brendan O'Carroll's TV creation. Whilst not receiving critical acclaim, the award-winning programme regularly attracts millions of viewers - so does it work as a film?

Also in the programme - Richard Wilson on performing Beckett's monologue, Krapp's Last Tape; Arcade Fire's Will Butler speaks from Glastonbury as the band prepares to go onstage; and Michelle Magorian recalls writing her classic novel, Goodnight Mister Tom.

Plus, how artists respond creatively to bridges.

Presenter: Matthew D'Ancona
Producer: Rebecca Nicholson.

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Fri 27 Jun 2014 19:15

Mrs Brown's Boys: D'Movie

Dreda Say Mitchell reviews 'Mrs Brown’s Boys: D’Movie'.  

In cinemas now, certificate 15.

Richard Wilson

Richard Wilson

Interview with Richard Wilson, now starring in Krapp’s Last Tape at Sheffield Theatres until 19th July.

 

Arcade Fire

Arcade Fire

Interview with Will Butler of Arcade Fire.

 

Arcade Fire are on the Pyramid stage at Glastonbury 10pm tonight.  You can catch coverage of Glastonbury across the weekend on the BBC’s dedicated website.

Michelle Magorian

Michelle Magorian

Interview with Michelle Magorian

 

The new edition of Goodnight Mr Tom is out now, and Michelle’s original notebook will be part of an exhibition at Waterstones bookshop in central London from 21st July.

 

Exhibition: Bridge

Exhibition: Bridge

Curator Francis Marshall and adventure photographer Lucinda Grange discuss 'Bridge'  at the Museum Of London Docklands until 2nd November. 

 

Entrance is free.

Credits

Role Contributor
PresenterMatthew d'Ancona
Interviewed GuestDreda Say Mitchell
Interviewed GuestRichard Wilson
Interviewed GuestWill Butler
Interviewed GuestMichelle Magorian
Interviewed GuestFrancis Marshall
Interviewed GuestLucinda Grange
ProducerRebecca Nicholson

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