Benedict Cumberbatch, Giles Coren, Borg vs McEnroe, Will Eaves

Benedict Cumberbatch talks about bringing Ian McEwan's novel The Child in Time to TV.

Benedict Cumberbatch on bringing Ian McEwan's novel The Child in Time to BBC1, playing a children's writer whose marriage breaks down following the disappearance of his daughter.

Giles Coren talks about the new Front Row television programme which begins this Saturday, and discusses his recent remarks about theatre which caused controversy in the press.

Sports journalist Eleanor Oldroyd reviews Borg vs McEnroe, a feature film about the intense 1980's rivalry between the two tennis superstars.

BBC National Short Story Award shortlisted author Will Eaves discusses his story, Murmur.

Presenter: John Wilson
Producer: Timothy Prosser.

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30 minutes

Chapters

  • Benedict Cumberbatch

    Duration: 08:40

  • Borg Vs McEnroe

    Duration: 05:27

  • Giles Coren

    Duration: 07:42

  • Will Eaves

    Duration: 05:45

Benedict Cumberbatch

Benedict Cumberbatch

Geraldine Alexander
Benedict Cumberbatch
& Richard Durden in
The Child in Time
on BBC One on 24 Sept at 9 pm 

Main Image:
Benedict Cumberbatch 
The Child in Time
Photo credit:
Laurie Sparham

Giles Coren

Giles Coren
Giles Coren

Giles Coren presents
Front Row on BBC 2
on Sat 23 Sept at 7.30 pm 

National Short Story Award - Will Eaves

National Short Story Award - Will Eaves
Murmur is on BBC Radio 4 on Thurs 21 Sept
at 3.30 pm

Murmur
by Will Eaves
BBC National Short Story Award shortlist 2017

Credits

Role Contributor
Interviewed Guest Benedict Cumberbatch
Interviewed Guest Giles Coren
Interviewed Guest Eleanor Oldroyd
Interviewed Guest Will Eaves
Presenter John Wilson
Producer Timothy Prosser

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