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Lesley Manville and Richard Eyre, James Patterson, Nicholas Hytner, Ming

June 25th, 2014

Episode 434 of 1502 episodes

Kirsty Lang talks to actress Lesley Manville and director Richard Eyre about filming their award-winning production of Ibsen's Ghosts. Best-selling author James Patterson on giving away his own money to UK bookshops. National Theatre director Nicholas Hytner on Richard Bean's new play Great Britain, a satire on the press and politics. And a review of the National Museum of Scotland's exhibition Ming: The Golden Empire. With art historian Duncan McMillan.

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