Main content

Sally Lindsay and Jonathan Harvey

Actress Sally Lindsay and playwright Jonathan Harvey talk about the books they love with Harriett Gilbert: Angela Carter, Adrian Mole and a wickedly funny spoof actor's memoir.

Actress Sally Lindsay and playwright Jonathan Harvey talk about the books they love with Harriett Gilbert: The Growing Pains of Adrian Mole by Sue Townsend, Wise Children by Angela Carter and a wickedly funny spoof actor's memoir, I, An Actor, by Nicholas Craig (in fact Christopher Douglas and Nigel Planer).
Sally is best known for her role as Shelley Unwin in Coronation Street - which Jonathan writes for. He also wrote the influential film Beautiful Thing and the TV series Gimme Gimme Gimme.
Producer Beth O'Dea.

Available now

30 minutes

Last on

Fri 13 Oct 2017 23:00

Credits

Role Contributor
Presenter Harriett Gilbert
Interviewed Guest Sally Lindsay
Interviewed Guest Jonathan Harvey
Producer Beth O'Dea

Broadcasts

  • Tue 10 Oct 2017 16:30
  • Fri 13 Oct 2017 23:00

Books

Books

Celebrating reading and the 100 novels that have shaped our world.

How many of these 100 Novels have you read?

How many of these 100 Novels have you read?

After a passionate debate, our panel has come up with this surprising literary selection.

Finding Your Story

Finding Your Story

Ten remarkable novels about identity: Which one will help you discover yourself?