This week Ryan spoke to Finola Doyle-O'Neill who is a broadcast historian in UCC; Shannen Joyce after she recently launched Daffodil Day for 2020; Director Ciaran Cassidy on his new documentary 'Jihad Jane'; Gordon Goodwin on what life was like growing up with dyslexia; And Gabija Gtaveckaite on discovering her grandfather's love letters.
Armando Iannucci is the man behind 'The Thick Of It', 'Veep' and 'The Death Of Stalin'. His new film is an adaptation of the novel 'David Copperfield' and Armando spoke to Ryan about bringing his typically comedy chops to a Charles Dickens' classic.
Commander Chris Hadfield was the first Canadian to walk in space. He's a former Air Force fighter pilot and has undertaken three space shuttle missions. He joined Ryan in studio to talk about his fascinating life and career.