In 1932, George Orwell taught in a public school. Geoffrey Stevens recalls being his pupil Read more
George Orwell's Pupil
In 1932, George Orwell taught in a public school. Geoffrey Stevens recalls being his pupil
Chet Baker's Last Tour Manager
Jim Coleman managed Chet Baker's touring schedules for the last four years of his life.
Tina Turner's Dancer
Anne Behringer was Tina Turner's dancer in her touring band during the 1980s and 90s.
Lindsay Kemp's Ballerina
Andrew McGibbon talks to Naomi Sorkin, who was Lindsay Kemp's ballerina.
Erno Goldfinger's Last Architectural Assistant
Andrew McGibbon talks to James Dunnett about working for the architect Erno Goldfinger.
I Was Philip K Dick's Reluctant Host
Michael Walsh talks about the challenging time when writer Phillip K Dick shared his home.
I Was Billie Holliday's Replacement
Andrew McGibbon talks to Annie Ross, who was Billie Holiday's stand in at Harlem's Apollo.
I Was Bob Dylan's One-Off Sparring Partner
Andrew McGibbon talks to Daniel Catfish Russ, who went two boxing rounds with Bob Dylan.
I Was Johnny Cash's Tailor
Andrew McGibbon talks to Manuel Cuevas, who created Johnny Cash's black suits.
I Was John Lennon's Trauma Surgeon
Andrew McGibbon talks to trauma surgeon Dr David Halleran, who tried to save John Lennon.
I Was Philip Larkin's Magician
Andrew McGibbon talks to Edwin Dawes, biochemist and beloved magician to Philip Larkin.
I Was Frank Sinatra's Unwanted Saxophonist
Andrew McGibbon talks to saxophonist Duncan Lamont about Sinatra - and writing Mr Benn.
I Was Batman's Catwoman
Andrew McGibbon talks to actress Julie Newmar about being Batman's Catwoman in the 1960s.
I Was Stanley Kubrick's Assistant
Andrew McGibbon meets Anthony Frewin who outed two of Stanley Kubrick's impersonators.