On tonight’s Arena Will Boast talks about his new memoir, Epilogue, and we review the latest albums from Jape, The Charlatans and Bjork.
Daily arts and popular culture show
with Abie Philbin Bowman - the 4th series of The Savage Eye premieres the first episode online, the television comedy Dad’s Army to be made into a film starring Bill Nighy and Toby Jones, the National Concert Hall hosting world premiere in October from Radiohead guitarist Johnny Greenwood
Will Forte, American comedian and actor talks about his role in the new Irish film ‘Run & Jump’, his previous film ‘Nebraska’ and his comedy improv characters
Peter Murphy reviews “Mystery & Manners: Occasional Prose”, a collection of the non-fiction writing of Flannery O’Connor (published by Faber & Faber to mark the 50th anniversary of her death)
Tony Tracey examines the religious evangelicalism that is at the core of the Classic Movie ‘Elmer Gantry’, starring Burt Lancaster and Jean Simmons
Presenter: Seán Rocks