Front Row Daily

Front Row Daily

Interviews with leading novelists, musicians, film directors, artists and more, from Radio 4's flagship arts show, presented by Kirsty Lang and John Wilson. Front Row is broadcast on BBC Radio 4 each weekday evening at 7.15 - 7.45pm. New editions will be available each night following the live broadcast.

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Recent episodes (10)

  • Sin City 2, Erasure, Tom Conti 20 Aug 14

    Wed, 20 Aug 14

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Sin City: A Dame to Kill For reviewed, Tom Conti on finding a voice for Abraham Lincoln, Andy Bell and Vince Clarke from Erasure, and unscripted crime drama from the new series of Suspects

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  • Lisa Dwan; Lucy; Mark Ravenhill; TV Quizzes

    Tue, 19 Aug 14

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Lisa Dwan on performing Beckett's Not I; Scarlett Johansson's new film Lucy; quiz show host Richard Osman on creating new tv formats; and Mark Ravenhill as Alan Turing. With John Wilson.

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  • Howard Jacobson; Helen Lederer; Bob and Roberta Smith: 18 Aug 14

    Mon, 18 Aug 14

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Man Booker prize winner Howard Jacobson on his new novel, J; Helen Lederer on making Dick Whittington's cat statue talk; artist Bob and Roberta Smith's Art Party documentary; and poetry for new doctors.

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  • New Doctor Who reviewed; Simon Pegg 15 Aug 14

    Fri, 15 Aug 14

    Duration:
    29 mins

    The new Doctor Who reviewed, actor Simon Pegg on his new film is about a man in search of fulfillment, and Man Booker-nominated author Alison Moore

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  • Edinburgh Special

    Thu, 14 Aug 14

    Duration:
    29 mins

    John Wilson hosts a special edition of Front Row, recorded in front of an audience at the Edinburgh Festival, featuring The Killing actress Sofie Gråbøl, director Laurie Sansom, comedian Al Murray and Anne Archer on playing Jane Fonda. With music from piano double-act Worbey and Farrell.

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  • Phill Jupitus, Chef, Sara Pascoe

    Wed, 13 Aug 14

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Comedian Phill Jupitus on his new show about art and drawing, Lauren Bacall remembered, Sabrina Mahfouz and Jade Anouka, the duo behind a new award-winning monologue drama Chef, and Sara Pascoe on how Darwin inspired her stand-up show.

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  • George RR Martin, Alison Jackson, The Congress

    Tue, 12 Aug 14

    Duration:
    29 mins

    George RR Martin, the creator of Game of Thrones, on the success of his epic fantasy series, photographer Alison Jackson on her celebrity look-alike opera, Terry Gilliam remembers Robin Williams and The Congress reviewed.

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  • Jung Chang, Dylan Moran, Referendum Theatre

    Mon, 11 Aug 14

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Kirsty Lang in Edinburgh with author Jung Chang, Dylan Moran and Igor Meerson on international stand-up comedy, Todd Miller on his documentary, Dinosaur 13, and theatre about the Scottish Referendum.

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  • 080814

    Fri, 8 Aug 14

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Actor Ben Whishaw on his new film Lilting and 1920s novelist Margaret Kennedy revisited.

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  • Guy Pearce, Joseph O'Neill, Edinburgh

    Thu, 7 Aug 14

    Duration:
    29 mins

    Damian Barr interviews actor Guy Pearce, novelist Joseph O'Neill. Plus Edinburgh Comedy and Geeks on TV.

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