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When Harvey Met Bob

Feature-length drama about how singer Bob Geldof and promoter Harvey Goldsmith put together Live Aid, the global charity music event.

Feature-length dramatisation following the story of how Boomtown Rats singer Bob Geldof and promoter Harvey Goldsmith put together Live Aid, the global charity music event. Set between the winter of 1984 and the summer of 1985, it focuses on the extraordinary relationship between Geldof and Goldsmith as they created the concert to 'feed the world'.

1 hour, 30 minutes

Last on

Fri 31 Dec 2010 01:35

Credits

Role Contributor
Harvey Goldsmith Ian Hart
Bob Geldof Domhnall Gleeson
Marsha Hunt Antonia Campbell-Hughes
Paul McCartney Paul Rhys
Andy Zweck Padraic Delaney
Pete Smith Chris Dunlop
Bernard Doherty Andrew Whipp
Tony Powell Owen Roe
Mike Appleton Conor Mullen
Margaret Thatcher Ingrid Craigie
Kevin Jenden Bush Moukarzel
Simon Bates Aonghus Og McAnally
Jim (BBC Technician) Jim Roche
BBC Presenter Mark Huberman
Mike Mitchell Mark Tankersley
Barbara Aoife Duffin
Billy Connolly Dave Young
Billy Simon Coury
Paula Yates Lesley Ann Halvey
Executive Producer Robert Cooper
Executive Producer Kate Triggs
Producer Catherine Magee
Director Nicholas Renton
Director Nicholas Renton
Writer Joe Dunlop

Broadcasts

  • Boxing Day 2010 21:15
  • Fri 31 Dec 2010 01:35