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Nihal meets WWE stars Alexa Bliss, Sasha Banks, Elias and Bobby Lashley.
Dr Hannah Fry
TV presenter and mathematician extraordinaire Dr Hannah Fry on logic puzzles.
Sound of 2020
Nihal speaks to 4 of the BBC’s top acts to watch in 2020.
The gymnast on preparing for Tokyo, parenting milestones and sofa workouts.
The comedian and actor on his new stand-up Special and why he loves British trains.
The actor and musician on political correctness, racism and divorce.
Liam Fray talks to Nihal about song-writing, Eminem and the band’s new album.
Nihal speaks to singer Georgia
The Saturdays singer on how opening up and talking about her mental health has helped her
Ben talks about songwriting, Everything But The Girl and having a very low-key wedding.
The Blossoms talk relationships, hot sauce and their new album “Foolish Loving Spaces”.
The star of Prick Up Your Ears and Dr. Who talks about the Pet Shop Boys cabaret ‘Musik.’
Ben Bailey Smith
The actor, singer and author on his starring role in the new BBC legal drama “The Split”
Geoff Lloyd talks to the singer and author about her second memoir.
The music legend talks to 5 Live’s Nihal Arthanayake.
Nihal talks to the comedian about her hilarious, and brutally honest, new show.
Professor Brian Greene
Nihal meets the theoretical physicist to talk about the nature of the universe.
Nihal speaks to Stacey Dooley about her new documentary.
Nihal speaks to the author about The Boy From The Woods
Nihal talks to the grime legend about his new book.
Lynda La Plante
The best-selling author talks to Nihal about her new book, Buried.
The DJ talks to Nihal about his classical album Madrugada.
The Michelin-starred chef answers listeners’ lockdown cooking questions.
The former heavyweight champion on playing in one of the world’s biggest tournaments.
Ricky joins Nihal to talk about series 2 of AfterLife. Warning: contains strong language.
Nihal Arthanayake brings you biggest names in entertainment, culture and the arts.
Nihal talks to the reggae legend about updating one of his greatest albums.
Nihal talks to the Manchester Arena bombing survivor about her recovery and fundraising.
The award winning writer talks to Nihal about her new novel.
The former Juventus striker tells Nihal about the people that inspire him.
The Years and Years star on learning to dance, art and “keeping real” in quarantine.
The pioneering YouTuber on his new album and his next fight with Jake Paul.
The Last Dance
John Amaechi, Matthew Syed, Reece Parkinson and Nihal discuss Michael Jordan’s legacy.
Tori talks about her book Resistance: A Songwriter’s Story of Hope, Change and Courage.
The Repair Shop star on living with dyslexia and finding fame restoring furniture.
The rapper on his rise to stardom and his ambition to work with Liam Gallagher.
The historian tells Nihal why humanity is less cruel than we’ve been led to believe.
The former Sugababes member tells Nihal about her experience of racism.
The BBC newsreader returns to Headliners to talk about his cancer treatment and more.
The actor and producer tells Nihal about his new podcast and charity work in Nigeria.
The multiple Grammy-winning singer songwriter talks about her new album.
The Hamilton star tells Nihal about the cultural impact of the hit musical.
The TV star tells Nihal about documenting her depression in her latest book.
The Mercury nominated singer-songwriter on family,feminism and her new album Kitchen Sink
The writer and comedian of “Dear NHS" speaks to Nihal
Mike Skinner on changing social attitudes, hot sauce and his new album.
Laura Whitmore talks to the model, actor and activist.
The Pretenders star on what she loves about the UK and why she still gets starstruck.
James talks to Nihal about meeting Eric Clapton and his forthcoming album.
The author talks Utopia Avenue and the next Matrix film with Nihal.
The pop star talks to Nihal about his new album… and head-butting the Pope’s hand.
The actor talks about the new series of his podcast and his friendship with Michael Sheen.
The Oscar-winning director talks to Nihal about his parents, Vietnam and making Platoon.
The award-winning comedian talks to Nihal about his new album, fast food and cycling.
The theoretical astrophysicist tells Laura Whitmore how she thinks the universe will end.
The actor and former Bros star tells Nihal about starring in Paydirt.
The actor, director and writer talks diversity and the state of the media with Nihal.
The comedian, writer, podcaster and actor talks to Nihal about his memoir ‘Ramble Book.’
The singer and actor talks to Nihal about his new book To be a Gay Man.
Tony Blair’s former communications director on his lifelong struggle with depression.
The footballer and film star talks to Nihal about losing Tanya, his wife of 25 years.
Chris & Rosie Ramsey
The podcasters talk relationships, flatulence and much more with Nihal.
The 20-year-old singer on her new single, artistic inspiration and mental health.
CNN’s chief international correspondent on a career spent reporting from war zones.
The former England cricket captain and TV star on living with bulimia for over 20 years.
The Public Enemy founder tells Nihal about the bands new album.
The former Liverpool and Spurs midfielder on football, family and his new memoir.
The former President of Ireland on her time in office and the peace process.
The Star Trek and Love Monster star talks to Nihal.
The England and Harlequins prop chats in depth to Nihal
The Travis frontman on songwriting, making videos and life in LA.
John Cooper Clarke
"The Bard of Salford" on punk, poetry, ambition and his new memoir I Wanna Be Yours.
The multi-platinum selling artist on songwriting and her new record Album No.8
Major Tim tells Nihal about his transition from army helicopter pilot to astronaut.
Sir David Jason
Patrick Kielty talks to the TV icon about his life.
Patrick Kielty talks to the Stephen about his new book Troy.
Nihal talks to the Oscar-winning actor about his parents, his upbringing and his outlook.
Nihal chats to Elvis about his new album Hey, Clockface.
The BBC Breakfast host on the Remarkable People he’s met during his career.
Tom Allen on growing up in 90’s suburbia, coming out and Nihal’s newest dessert recipe.
The singer-songwriter on her new role on The Voice and her new YouTube documentary.
The singer-songwriter on fast cars, football and her “more meaningful” new album.
The Trainspotting author on the return of Begbie in his new novella.
"He was painfully shy”; the singer and actress remembers hanging out with Prince.
The War On Drugs
Adam Granduciel on touring, songwriting, studios and fatherhood.
Nihal Arthanayake talks exclusively to the Spurs striker and England captain.
The England manager on “frank and direct” communication with his players.
The Grammy-winning rapper, actor and presenter talks to Nihal.
The comedian tells Nihal about his poor driving skills.
Belle and Sebastian
Stuart Murdoch and Chris Geddes on post gig football matches and their new live album.
…tells Nihal about starring in Channel 4’s The Great, and as the Master in Doctor Who.
Hugh talks to Nihal about how small changes can make a big difference to wellbeing.
Anne-Marie & KSI
The two stars on their musical collaboration, online dating, fighting and laughter.
The journalist and author on his new book Empireland.
Ruth Coker Burks
Ruth helped comfort the men dying of AIDS in Arkansas in the 1980s.
The Star Wars and Harry Potter star on the secrets of business success.
The comedian and writer discusses anti-Semitism with Nihal.
Priyanka Chopra Jonas
Nihal talks to the actress and singer about her memoir Unfinished.
The To Olivia star tells Nihal about playing Roald Dahl in Sky’s new film.
Ricky chats to Nihal about kindness, Covid and writing series 3 of Afterlife.
The chef and TV presenter on reviving the restaurant industry and his new BBC game show.