Hitchcock's Blondes as a new play, Hitchcock's Blondes, opens at the Royal Court in London, we'll be looking at the director's often dubious attitude towards the blondes in his films.
From Grace Kelly and Ingrid Bergman to Janet Leigh why was Hitchcock so obsessed with blondes? And why did he seem to get his kicks from reducing them to victims in his films?
Emma Cochrane of Empire magazine and Joanna Pitman, author of On Blondes join Jenni to discuss. 'On Blondes' by Joanna Pitman, published by Bloomsbury; ISBN: 0747560765