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Listen: Russell Crowe Interviewed About The Water Diviner

The BBC’s Simon Mayo interviews Russell Crowe about his directorial debut, The Water Diviner. Who’d have guessed he’d be a demanding director?

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Watch: Kenneth Branagh Interviewed About Cinderella

Mark Kermode and Simon Mayo talk to actor, writer and director Kenneth Branagh about his latest movie, the live-action remake of Cinderella.

Mark Kermode

Listen: Sean Penn Interviewed By Simon Mayo

The BBC’s Simon Mayo talks to Sean Penn about his latest movie – The Gunman and tempting Mark Rylance away from the stage and towards the silver screen.



Itch again! This is the second book in the series by Simon Mayo and it does not disappoint . It has an explosive start. We start back in Cornwall after the events of the first book and with Itch and his family under heavy security. 100 more words


Listen: Sigourney Weaver Interviewed By Simon Mayo

The BBC’s Simon Mayo interviews Sigourney Weaver about her latest role is Neil Blomkamp’s Chappie, the recent Alien news and Avatar 2, 3 and 4.


Listen: Julianne Moore Interviewed By Simon Mayo and Mark Kermode

The BBC’s Simon Mayo and Mark Kermode interview Julianne Moore about her much praised role as an Alzheimer’s sufferer in Still Alice.

Mark Kermode

Stephen Fry Interviewed About Hosting The BAFTAs

The BAFTAs are almost here and Stephen Fry will be hosting for the 10th time. Simon Mayo interviews the newly married Fry about taking charge of Britain’s most prestigious film awards.