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Front Row

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Society & Culture

Live magazine programme on the worlds of arts, literature, film, media and music

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The Diary of a Teenage Girl, Kathy Reichs, Stage business, Amazon Prime

July 31st, 2015

Episode 965 of 1334 episodes

Briony Hanson reviews coming of age drama The Diary of a Teenage Girl, starring Kristen Wiig and Alexander Skarsgard. Kathy Reichs discusses her latest novel and reflects on being both a bestselling crime writer and a practising forensic anthropologist. Front Row investigates the art of stage business as productions like The Red Lion and High Society lead actors to cook, clean and iron on stage. As Jeremy Clarkson signs for a new programme with Amazon Prime, Peter White of Broadcast Magazine considers whether moving to a streaming service will give the show more creative freedom. Presenter: Kirsty Lang Producer: Ellie Bury.

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