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New Doctor Who Reviewed; Simon Pegg

Duration:
30 minutes
First broadcast:
Friday 15 August 2014

With Damian Barr

Doctor Who is about to return to the small screen, this time starring Peter Capaldi. Dr Jason Dittmer, academic and sci-fi fan, reviews the Time Lord's latest regeneration. Actor Simon Pegg on his new film about a man in search of happiness. Man Booker-nominated author Alison Moore on her follow-up novel, He Wants. Plus the artist Katie Paterson, whose latest work has been rocketed into space, and the European Space Agency engineer who sent it there.

Producer Ella-mai Robey.

Chapters

4 items
  • Doctor Who

    Dr Jason Dittmer, academic and sci-fi fan, reviews the Time Lord's latest regeneration

  • Simon Pegg

    Actor Simon Pegg on his new film about a man in search of happiness

  • Katie Paterson

    Artist Katie Paterson on her latest work that has been rocketed into space

  • Alison Moore

    Man Booker-nominated author Alison Moore on her follow-up novel, He Wants

  • Doctor Who

    Peter Capaldi as Doctor Who
    Doctor Who starring Peter Capaldi starts on Saturday 23 August 2014 at 19:50 on BBC one.
  • Simon Pegg

    Simon Pegg (Hector) & Rosamund Pike (Clara) in Hector and the Search for Happiness
    Hector and the Search for Happiness starring Simon Pegg and Rosamund Pike is released in UK cinemas on Friday 15 August 2014, certificate 15.
  • Alison Moore

    Alison Moore
    He Wants written by Alison Moore is published by Salt Publishing on Friday 15 August 2014.
  • Katie Paterson

    Katie Paterson, Casting of Campo del Cielo, 2013, Courtesy Katie Paterson and Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh

    Katie Paterson: Ideas is on at Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh as part of the 2014 Edinburgh Art Festival and GENERATION: 25 Years of Contemporary Art in Scotland until Saturday 27 September 2014.

     

     

     

     

     

    Image: Katie Paterson, Casting of Campo del Cielo, 2013, Found meteorite, cast melted and re-cast back into a new version of itself, 26.7 x 19.1 x 12.7 cm

    Courtesy Katie Paterson and Ingleby Gallery, Edinburgh

Credits

Presenter
Damian Barr
Interviewed Guest
Jason Dittmer
Interviewed Guest
Simon Pegg
Interviewed Guest
Alison Moore
Interviewed Guest
Katie Paterson
Producer
Ella-mai Robey

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