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La La Land

Award-winning musical. An aspiring actress and a dedicated jazz musician fall in love in modern-day Los Angeles. Starring Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling.

Mia (Emma Stone), an aspiring actress, and Sebastian (Ryan Gosling), a dedicated jazz musician, fall in love while struggling to make ends meet in a city known for crushing hopes and breaking hearts. Set in modern-day Los Angeles, this award-winning musical about everyday life explores the joy and pain of pursuing your dreams.

1 hour, 57 minutes

Last on

Christmas Day 2020 22:10

Music Played

Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes

  • 00:05

    Justin Hurwitz

    La La Land (Credits)

  • 00:06

    Thelonious Monk

    Japanese Folk Song

  • 00:09

    Justin Hurwitz

    Mia Gets Home

  • 00:10

    Justin Hurwitz

    Bathroom Mirror / You're Coming Right?

  • 00:17

    Justin Hurwitz

    Mia & Sebastian's Theme

  • 00:20

    Justin Hurwitz

    Classic Rope-A-Dope

  • 00:22

    Justin Hurwitz

    Deck The Halls

  • 00:26


    Take On Me

  • 00:27

    Brendan Peyper

    Ek Sal By Jou Staan

  • 00:28


    I Ran

  • 00:30

    Soft Cell

    Tainted Love/Where Did Our Love Go (Extended Dance Version)

  • 00:31

    Justin Hurwitz

    Stroll Up The Hill

  • 00:39

    Justin Hurwitz

    Bogart & Bergman

  • 00:44

    Justin Hurwitz

    Rialto At Ten

  • 00:47

    Ryan Gosling

    City of Stars

  • 00:51

    Ray Heindorf

    Main Title (From "Rebel Without A Cause")

    Orchestra: The Warner Bros. Studio Orchestra.
  • 00:53

    Justin Hurwitz


  • 00:57

    Justin Hurwitz

    Holy Hell!

  • 00:58

    Justin Hurwitz

    Summer Montage/Madeline

  • 01:00

    Justin Hurwitz

    It Pays

  • 01:02

    Justin Hurwitz

    Chicken On A Stick

  • 01:05

    The Messengers

    Messengers Rehearsal

  • 01:11

    John Legend

    Start A Fire

  • 01:15

    Justin Hurwitz


  • 01:16

    Justin Hurwitz

    05 Boise

  • 01:27

    Justin Hurwitz

    Engagement Party

  • 01:34

    Emma Stone

    Audition (The Fools Who Dream)

  • 01:39

    Justin Hurwitz

    You Love Jazz Now

  • 01:44

    Justin Hurwitz

    Concentus Ad Libitum

  • 01:47

    Justin Hurwitz


  • 01:55

    Justin Hurwitz

    The End


Role Contributor
Sebastian Ryan Gosling
Mia Emma Stone
Keith John Legend
Laura Rosemarie DeWitt
Bill JK Simmons
Director Damien Chazelle


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