Michael Sheen champions Philip K Dick who has had an influence on his production of Hamlet Read more
Philip K Dick
Michael Sheen champions Philip K Dick who has had an influence on his production of Hamlet
Ludwig Wittgenstein, fascinating and misunderstood thinker, is chosen by Raymond Tallis.
Steven Pinker joins Matthew Parris to discuss the life of the philosopher Thomas Hobbes.
Ludwig II of Bavaria
Brian Sewell on his love of 'Mad' King Ludwig II of Bavaria.
Downton Abbey actor Jim Carter champions the life and work of skiffle king Lonnie Donegan.
Astronomer Royal Sir Martin Rees champions the life of his hero, physicist Joseph Rotblat.
Actress Emma Kennedy chooses the life of the American comedienne Gracie Allen.
Baroness Shirley Williams discusses her mother, the feminist and pacifist Vera Brittain.
Conservative politician Baroness Warsi nominates a 13th-century Indian princess.