Arena Friday 20 June 2014
coming up on Thursday's show.....The Loafing Heroes in session, Noah Hawley, creator of multi award-winning tv series "Fargo", chats about his latest novel "Before The Fall" and film reviews include "Jack Reacher: Never Go Back", Ken Loach's "I, Daniel Blake" and "The Queen of Katwe"
Psychopaths in fiction
Declan Burke and Mary McGill discuss the most memorable psychopaths in literature and film
Selections include: Oliver Ryan from the book "Unravelling Oliver" by Liz Nugent, Achilles from Homer's "Iliad", Vee Parker in the tv series "Orange Is The New Black", Frank Underwood in the tv series "House of Cards", Tom Ripley from "The Talented Mr Ripley" by Patricia Highsmith, Amy Dunne from the novel "Gone Girl" by Gillian Flynn, Freddie Montgomery from "The Book of Evidence" by John Banville, the Joker from the Batman film "The Dark Knight", Lou Ford from "The Killer Inside Me" by Jim Thompson and Hannibal Lecter, the creation of Thomas Harris