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Why is Tony Abbott, former Australian PM, such a controversial choice for trade adviser?
The woman who, come November, could be "just a heartbeat away" from the US presidency.
The first and only black Formula 1 driver stands on the brink of a world record.
The billionaire who has given away his fortune. With Mark Coles.
The man from Indiana who's 'a heartbeat away' from the US presidency.
The former bricklayer steering Liverpool through the latest coronavirus lockdown.
Sir Edward Lister
The chief strategic advisor to PM Boris Johnson who thrives on solving political problems.
The business woman and Bake Off judge now working to improve NHS hospital food.
Mark Coles explores the life and career of the First Minister of Wales.
Ugur Sahin and Ozlem Tureci
Mark Coles explores the lives and careers of the two doctors behind the Covid-19 vaccine.
The former journalist, now Number 10’s new White House-style spokesperson.
Professor Sarah Gilbert
The scientist leading the team behind the Oxford-AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine.
The chess prodigy and video game designer behind a breakthrough that could change medicine
Dr June Raine
Dr June Raine, the UK's top medical regulator, makes the call on approving Covid vaccines.
Becky Milligan profiles the first black actor to win an Oscar, Emmy and Tony award.
Becky Milligan charts the bumpy ride to stardom for the creator of Mrs Brown's Boys.
The activist tennis star set to light up the Tokyo Olympics - featuring Billie Jean King.
The famed make-up artist and entrepreneur is the first in her industry to be made a dame.
The fascinating life of Vaccine Deployment Minister Nadhim Zahawi, with Mark Coles.
Russell T Davies
Mark Coles on the life of the screenwriter behind some of the most popular TV series.
Anders Holch Povlsen
Danish billionaire, ASOS shareholder and Scotland’s biggest private landowner.
The first female british chef to win 3 Michelin stars at her own restaurant.
How the football manager with a criminal past has turned his life around. With Mark Coles.
The first African and first woman elected head of the World Trade Organisation.
A think tank says she is playing a 'central role' in running the country, but who is she?
The former dentist who’s just been elected the new leader of the Scottish Labour party.
The lead prosecutor in the trial for the murder of George Floyd in Minneapolis.
Journalist, controversialist, celebrity - what's next for the man who craves headlines?
AstraZeneca's CEO faces scrutiny as his company's vaccine comes under fire.
Who is Emerald Fennell - the first UK woman to be nominated for an Oscar as Best Director?
The billionaire banker, whose financial firm has gone bust, threatening thousands of jobs
Chief Constable at the Police Service of Northern Ireland, who's facing calls to resign.
Mohsin and Zuber Issa
The billionaire brothers who bought Asda after making a fortune from petrol stations.
Ursula von der Leyen
The European Commission President who says she was left standing because she is a woman.
Can Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi survive his country's current coronavirus wave?
We profile the life and career of Angela Rayner MP, deputy leader of the Labour Party.
A profile of the newly elected leader of the Democratic Unionist Party.
The life and career of Kate Bingham, former head of the UK’s Vaccine Taskforce
The new Mayor of Liverpool and the first black woman to lead a major UK city.
The multi-talented performer making BAFTA history with awards for 'I May Destroy You'.
The military commando turned tech entrepreneur who is now prime minister of Israel.
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
The award-winning author who has found herself at the heart of a social media firestorm
British wheelchair tennis champion, who's aiming for Wimbledon victory and Tokyo gold.
From Wembley schoolboy to playing for England in a final at Wembley.
The British sprint cyclist making history, against the odds, in the Tour de France.
George the Poet
The innovative spoken word artist George the Poet.
Abdul Ghani Baradar
Mark Coles profiles Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar, political leader of the Taliban.
New, private, socialist, back-to-the-workplace leader of the Unite union, Sharon Graham.
What drives the influential rapper and fashion mogul Kanye West, asks Mark Coles.
Sir Ed Davey
The Leader of the Liberal Democrats. On the weekend of their 'virtual' party conference.
The new foreign secretary with an unusual political trajectory.
An insight into the character of Olaf Scholz, expected to be Germany's new leader.
British star of The Good Wife taking on the role of Hamlet. With Mark Coles.
Top-selling singer Adele has just released her first music for six years.
Katharine Birbalsingh has been named the government’s new Social Mobility Commissioner.
The woman behind the Newcastle United deal.
The former punk rocker taking on the water companies over pollution.
The former ambulance driver trying to save Yorkshire County Cricket Club from collapse.
The distinctive and divisive Leader of the House of Commons.
Mark Coles profiles the PM’s favourite fictional pig.
Artist Lubaina Himid is currently enjoying a retrospective at London’s Tate Modern.
The far right French journalist turned politician running for president
The academic who left GlaxoSmithKline to become the government‘s chief scientific adviser.
Pharoah Sanders’s 2021 album Promises has been called a spiritual album for the dark ages.
The British curling coach hoping for golds in Beijing.
Mark Coles looks at the life and career of the Ukrainian conductor who's making history.
Adrian Goldberg profiles World No.1 tennis star and Serbian hero, Novak Djokovic.
The mystery woman leading the investigation into Downing Street parties during lockdown.
The Ukrainian comedian turned president facing the threat of Russian invasion.
Mark Coles profiles Joe Rogan, the host of Spotify’s most popular podcast.
Comedian Jimmy Carr provoked outrage after a joke about Roma victims of the Holocaust.
The defence secretary and former soldier tasked with handling the Ukraine crisis.
Sir Nick Clegg
The former deputy prime minister who’s landed a top job in Silicon Valley.
Nato secretary general tasked with preventing a third world war.
The photo-journalist documenting suspected war crimes in Ukraine.
The award-winning children’s author who’s just published her 114th novel.
Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson
Joe Biden’s nominee for the US Supreme Court, Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson.
What drives the MoneySavingExpert who wants to help millions save money?
The man who defeated Amazon, President of the Amazon Labor Union, Christian Smalls.
Marine Le Pen
The National Rally leader hoping to be the next president of France.
The creator and writer of the hit TV sitcom Derry Girls, now in its final series.
Sonia Boyce OBE
Winner of the prestigious Golden Lion award at Venice Biennale, British artist Sonia Boyce
Philippine presidential frontrunner Ferdinand Marcos Jr, son of the late dictator.
Northern Ireland’s first minister designate, Sinn Féin’s Michelle O‘Neill
Food writer and anti-poverty activist, who rose to fame with her blog 'A Girl Called Jack’
Boris Johnson’s election strategist, brought in to help the Conservatives win another term
Ben Stokes, the poster boy of English cricket and England's new captain.
Johan Lundgren, chief executive officer of Easyjet, one of Europe's biggest airlines.
Kate Bush, whose song Running up that Hill is storming the charts across the world.
As rail strikes disrupt travel across the UK, what makes the RMT leader Mick Lynch tick?
The Supreme Court Justice at the centre of overturning the right to abortion in the US.