An Evening with Private Eye 2012
Running time: 62.57mins
Ian Hislop takes a satirical look at the events and people of 2012 with Craig Brown, Harry Enfield, Lewis Macleod, Jan Ravens and John Sessions. This a live recording of a Platform event from December 2012.
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Director Peter Hall discusses his career and his latest production, Twelfth Night, with Nicholas Hytner.
Ian Hislop takes a satirical look at the events and people of 2012 with Craig Brown, Harry Enfield, Lewis Macleod, Jan Ravens and John Sessions.
Antony Sher talks about his career and his role in Travelling Light in this Platform event from 2012.
Jonathan Miller talks about his career, his art and working with Laurence Olivier.
Peter Brook talks to Mark Lawson about his career, the theatre and directing Shakespeare.
Rory Kinnear is interviewed by Matt Wolf.
Danny Boyle and Nick Dear on Frankenstein.
Handspring talk about the creation of the puppets for War Horse.
Lenny Henry talks to Al Senter about his career and role in The Comedy of Errors.
Julie Walters talks about her acting career and role in The Last of the Haussmans.
Rory Kinnear and Helen McCrory talk about their acting careers and their roles in The Last of the Haussmans.
Christopher Eccleston talks to Al Senter about his stage, film and television career as well as his role in the National Theatre's 2012 production of Antigone.
Una Stubbs talks about her fifty-year career in film, television and on stage.
Simon Russell Beale talks about his career including his role in Timon of Athens.
John Lithgow talks to Nicholas Hytner about his career and his current role in The Magistrate.
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