Irvine Welsh speaks to Lauren Laverne

Scottish writer Irvine Welsh joins Lauren Laverne to talk about his new book Skagboys and the film adaptation of his 1998 novel Filth, which stars James McAvoy, Eddie Marsan and Jim Broadbent.

Irvine's first novel Trainspotting, written in 1993, went on to become a critically acclaimed film starring Ewan McGregor.

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