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Dr Who star Karen Gillan

Presented by Jenni Murray. Dr Who star Karen Gillan talks about role in the hit TV show. Gay couple Barrie and Tony Drewitt-Barlow talk about their lives as parents to five kids.

Presented by Jenni Murray. Dr Who star Karen Gillan talks about her role in the hit TV show as the feisty Amy Pond. Journalists Joan Smith and Mary Ann Sieghart discuss whether the future which was once promised as being female has materialised. Gay couple Barrie and Tony Drewitt-Barlow talk about their lives as parents to five kids they had through surrogate mothers and Esther Fairfax talks about her mother Lotte Berk who became world famous as the devisor of the Lotte Berk Technique, a revolutionary fitness programme that led her to great fame and wealth during the 1960s and 70s.

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45 minutes

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Wed 21 Jul 2010 10:00

Chapters

  • Karen Gillan

    Karen Gillan on playing Dr Who's latest companion, Amy Pond

    Duration: 10:01

  • The future is not female

    Journalists Mary Ann Sieghart and Joan Smith discuss why the 'female future' we've been promised has failed to materialise.

    Duration: 09:26

  • Dad and daddy

    Gay couple Barrie and Tony Drewitt-Barlow on bringing up their family of five

    Duration: 12:07

  • Esther Fairfax

    On her mother, the 1970s fitness trainer Lotte Berk.

    Duration: 09:32

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