Monocle 24: The Foreign Desk


News & Politics

Presented by Steve Bloomfield, this is Monocle 24’s flagship global-affairs show featuring interviews with political leaders and in-depth analysis of the big issues of the day.


The Foreign Desk - Politics on the small screen

August 15th, 2015

Episode 86 of 204 episodes

In the third episode of our series on politics and the arts, we turn to television. From ‘Borgen’ to ‘The West Wing’, what makes for a great political drama? And what grabs audiences? With ‘Borgen’ producer Camilla Hammerich, ‘West Wing’ writer Michael Oates Palmer and political drama producer Richard Keddie.