Desert Island Discs Revisited

Kirsty Young presents gems from the Desert Island Discs Library.

Episodes

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20170108 (BBC7)
20170115 (BBC7)
20170122 (BBC7)

From Mahler to The Eagles. The Nobel prize-winning chemist shares his castaway choices.

4 Extra Debut. From Mahler to The Eagles. Nobel prize-winning chemist, Sir Harry shares his castaway choices with Sue Lawley. From June 2001.

From Fred Astaire to the Ink Spots. Film set designer Ken Adam's castaway choices.

4 Extra Debut. From Fred Astaire to the Ink Spots. James Bond film set designer Ken Adam's castaway choices. With Sue Lawley. From May 2004.

From Mozart to Shostakovich. Peter Maxwell Davies makes his second castaway selection.

From Mozart to Shostakovich. The composer and conductor makes his second castaway selection with Sue Lawley. From January 2005.

Anna Del Conte20111002 (BBC7)
20111003 (BBC7)

Kirsty Young explores the choices of Italian cookery writer Anna Del Conte.

Desert Island Discs Revisited with Kirsty Young explores the choices of the Italian cookery writer in the third of a series featuring chefs and cooks.

Anna Del Conte20111002 (BBC7)
20111003 (BBC7)

Kirsty Young explores the choices of Italian cookery writer Anna Del Conte.

Desert Island Discs Revisited with Kirsty Young explores the choices of the Italian cookery writer in the third of a series featuring chefs and cooks.

Anthony Gormley20121104 (BBC7)
20121105 (BBC7)

4 Extra Debut. From The Beatles to Bowie - sculptor Antony Gormley's castaway choices, in conversation with Sue Lawley. From May 1998.

From The Beatles to Bowie - sculptor Antony Gormley's castaway choices.

Anthony Gormley20121104 (BBC7)
20121105 (BBC7)

From The Beatles to Bowie - sculptor Antony Gormley's castaway choices, in conversation with Sue Lawley. From May 1998.

From The Beatles to Bowie - sculptor Antony Gormley's castaway choices.

Dame Kelly Holmes2012031120120729
20120730 (BBC7)

Kirsty Young explores the choices of Olympic gold medal winner Dame Kelly Holmes.

From January 2006.

Dame Pd James20111016 (BBC7)
20111017 (BBC7)

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the crime writer PD James.

Desert Island Discs Revisited with Kirsty Young explores the choices of the author of Cover Her Face in the first of a series featuring crime writers.

Dame Pd James20111016 (BBC7)
20111017 (BBC7)

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the crime writer PD James.

Desert Island Discs Revisited with Kirsty Young explores the choices of the author of Cover Her Face in the first of a series featuring crime writers.

Ewan Mcgregor20121028 (BBC7)
20121029 (BBC7)

From Chet Baker to Mozart - the castaway choices of actor Ewan McGregor, in conversation with Sue Lawley. From December 2001.

From Chet Baker to Mozart - the castaway choices of actor Ewan McGregor.

Ewan Mcgregor20121028 (BBC7)
20121029 (BBC7)

From Chet Baker to Mozart - the castaway choices of actor Ewan McGregor, in conversation with Sue Lawley. From December 2001.

From Chet Baker to Mozart - the castaway choices of actor Ewan McGregor.

Grayson Perry20121111 (BBC7)
20121112 (BBC7)

From Busted to Philip Glass - artist Grayson Perry's castaway choices, in conversation with Kirsty Young. From February 2007.

From Busted to Philip Glass - artist Grayson Perry's castaway choices.

Grayson Perry20121111 (BBC7)
20121112 (BBC7)

From Busted to Philip Glass - artist Grayson Perry's castaway choices, in conversation with Kirsty Young. From February 2007.

From Busted to Philip Glass - artist Grayson Perry's castaway choices.

Ian Rankin20111106 (BBC7)
20111107 (BBC7)

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the creator of Inspector Rebus, Ian Rankin.

Desert Island Discs Revisited with Kirsty Young explores the choices of the creator of Inspector Rebus, in the last of a series featuring crime writers.

Ian Rankin20111106 (BBC7)
20111107 (BBC7)

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the creator of Inspector Rebus, Ian Rankin.

Desert Island Discs Revisited with Kirsty Young explores the choices of the creator of Inspector Rebus, in the last of a series featuring crime writers.

Imelda Staunton20121021 (BBC7)
20121022 (BBC7)

4 Extra Debut. Handel and Elvis - the castaway choices of versatile actress Imelda Staunton, in conversation with Sue Lawley. From May 2005.

Handel and Elvis - the castaway choices of versatile actress Imelda Staunton.

Imelda Staunton20121021 (BBC7)
20121022 (BBC7)

Handel and Elvis - the castaway choices of versatile actress Imelda Staunton, in conversation with Sue Lawley. From May 2005.

Handel and Elvis - the castaway choices of versatile actress Imelda Staunton.

Jon Snow20111127 (BBC7)
20111128 (BBC7)

Kirsty Young explores the picks of the Channel 4 News anchor in the series on journalists.

: Kirsty Young explores the choices of the Channel 4 News anchor in the third of a series featuring journalists.

Jon Snow20111127 (BBC7)
20111128 (BBC7)

Kirsty Young explores the picks of the Channel 4 News anchor in the series on journalists.

: Kirsty Young explores the choices of the Channel 4 News anchor in the third of a series featuring journalists.

Judi Dench20121007 (BBC7)
20121008 (BBC7)

Sue Lawley learns the castaway choices of versatile actress Dame Judi Dench, including 'Lady in Red'. From April 1998.

Sue Lawley learns the castaway choices of versatile actress Dame Judi Dench.

Judi Dench20121007 (BBC7)
20121008 (BBC7)

Sue Lawley learns the castaway choices of versatile actress Dame Judi Dench, including 'Lady in Red'. From April 1998.

Sue Lawley learns the castaway choices of versatile actress Dame Judi Dench.

Martin Bell20111204 (BBC7)
20111205 (BBC7)

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the former war reporter and MP.

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the former war reporter and MP in the fourth of a series featuring journalists.

Martin Bell20111204 (BBC7)
20111205 (BBC7)

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the former war reporter and MP.

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the former war reporter and MP in the fourth of a series featuring journalists.

Michael Johnson20120325 (BBC7)
20120812 (BBC7)
20120813 (BBC7)

Olympic sprinter Michael Johnson joins Kirsty Young to make his castaway choices.

Olympic gold medal-winning sprinter Michael Johnson joins Kirsty Young to make his castaway choices. From October 2011.

Minette Walters20111030 (BBC7)
20111031 (BBC7)

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the author of The Ice House.

Desert Island Discs Revisited with Kirsty Young explores the choices of the author of The Ice House in the third of a series featuring crime writers.

Minette Walters20111030 (BBC7)
20111031 (BBC7)

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the author of The Ice House.

Desert Island Discs Revisited with Kirsty Young explores the choices of the author of The Ice House in the third of a series featuring crime writers.

Princess Margaret20120603 (BBC7)
20120604 (BBC7)

4 Extra Debut. The castaway choices of the Queen's younger sister who died in 2002. In conversation with Roy Plomley. From January 1981.

The castaway choices of the Queen's younger sister who died in 2002.

4 Extra Debut.

Another gem from the Desert Island Discs vaults.

In conversation with Roy Plomley.

From January 1981.

Princess Margaret20120603 (BBC7)
20120604 (BBC7)

The castaway choices of the Queen's younger sister who died in 2002. In conversation with Roy Plomley. From January 1981.

The castaway choices of the Queen's younger sister who died in 2002.

Another gem from the Desert Island Discs vaults.

In conversation with Roy Plomley.

From January 1981.

Princess Michael Of Kent20120617 (BBC7)
20120618 (BBC7)

Castaway choices of the royal family member who tells Roy Plomley of her love of music and interior design. From January 1984.

tells Roy Plomley of her love of music and interior design.

Princess Michael Of Kent20120617 (BBC7)
20120618 (BBC7)

Castaway choices of the royal family member who tells Roy Plomley of her love of music and interior design. From January 1984.

tells Roy Plomley of her love of music and interior design.

Robert Fisk20111218 (BBC7)
20111219 (BBC7)

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the foreign correspondent in the last of the series.

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the foreign correspondent in the last of a series featuring some of the UK's foremost journalists.

Robert Fisk20111218 (BBC7)
20111219 (BBC7)

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the foreign correspondent in the last of the series.

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the foreign correspondent in the last of a series featuring some of the UK's foremost journalists.

Sir Ian Mckellen20121014 (BBC7)
20121015 (BBC7)

Beethoven and Abba - the castaway choices of actor Sir Ian McKellen.

4 Extra Debut. Beethoven and Abba - the castaway choices of actor Sir Ian McKellen, in conversation with Sue Lawley. From February 2003.

Sir Ian Mckellen20121014 (BBC7)
20121015 (BBC7)

Beethoven and Abba - the castaway choices of actor Sir Ian McKellen.

Beethoven and Abba - the castaway choices of actor Sir Ian McKellen, in conversation with Sue Lawley. From February 2003.

Tanni Grey Thompson20120401 (BBC7)
20120402 (BBC7)

Kirsty Young explores the choices of Paralympian gold medal winner Tanni Grey Thompson.

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the Paralympian in the last of a series featuring Olympic gold medal winners.

Tanni Grey Thompson20120401 (BBC7)
20120402 (BBC7)

Kirsty Young explores the choices of Paralympian gold medal winner Tanni Grey Thompson.

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the Paralympian in the last of a series featuring Olympic gold medal winners.

The Duchess Of Kent20120610 (BBC7)
20120611 (BBC7)

The castaway choices of the Queen's cousin.

The castaway choices of the Queen's cousin, who tells Sue Lawley about her lifelong devotion to music. From December 1989.

The Duchess Of Kent20120610 (BBC7)
20120611 (BBC7)

The castaway choices of the Queen's cousin.

The castaway choices of the Queen's cousin, who tells Sue Lawley about her lifelong devotion to music. From December 1989.

Viscount Linley20120624 (BBC7)
20120625 (BBC7)

Castaway choices of the Queen's nephew who tells Sue Lawley about bespoke furniture and modern craftsmanship. From January 2002.

The Queen's nephew tells Sue Lawley about bespoke furniture and modern craftsmanship.

Viscount Linley20120624 (BBC7)
20120625 (BBC7)

Castaway choices of the Queen's nephew who tells Sue Lawley about bespoke furniture and modern craftsmanship. From January 2002.

The Queen's nephew tells Sue Lawley about bespoke furniture and modern craftsmanship.

SPECIALSir Harry Secombe2011091120110912

A special edition celebrating Sir Harry Secombe's 90th birthday.

A chance to hear a special edition of Desert Island Discs Revisited celebrating the late comedian's 90th birthday.

SPECIALSir Harry Secombe2011091120110912

A special edition celebrating Sir Harry Secombe's 90th birthday.

A chance to hear a special edition of Desert Island Discs Revisited celebrating the late comedian's 90th birthday.

ABSCENT FRIENDSIain Banks2014011920140120

From Steeleye Span to Warren Zevon, the Scottish novelist shares his castaway choices.

From Steeleye Span to Warren Zevon, Scottish novelist Iain Banks shares his castaway choices with Sue Lawley. From August 1997.

ABSENT FRIENDSArnold Wesker20170101 (BBC7)

Playwright Arnold Wesker shares his second castaway selection with Kirsty Young. From 2006

4 Extra Debut. Playwright Arnold Wesker shares his second castaway selection with Kirsty Young. From 2006.

ABSENT FRIENDSCharles Kennedy20160124 (BBC7)

From Bowie to his father playing fiddle, Charles Kennedy's castaway choices.

4 Extra Debut. From Bowie to his father playing fiddle, Charles Kennedy's castaway choices during his stint as Lib Dem Leader. With Sue Lawley. From October 2003.

ABSENT FRIENDSDenis Healey20150201 (BBC7)
20150202 (BBC7)
20160103 (BBC7)
20160110 (BBC7)
20160117 (BBC7)

From Beethoven to Edith Piaf, Denis Healey makes his second set of castaway choices.

4 Extra Debut. From Beethoven to Edith Piaf, politician Denis Healey makes his second set of castaway choices. With Kirsty Young. From June 2009.

From Annie Lennox and Juliette Greco to Mozart, historian Lisa Jardine makes her choices.

4 Extra Debut. From Annie Lennox and Juliette Greco to Mozart, historian Lisa Jardine makes her castaway choices. With Kirsty Young. From June 2015.

From Mozart to Meatloaf, the fantasy fiction author shares his castaway choices.

4 Extra Debut. From Mozart to Meatloaf, the best-selling fantasy fiction author shares his castaway choices with Sue Lawley. From February 1997.

From Mahalia Jackson to Ray Charles, author and poet Maya Angelou shares her choices.

From Mahalia Jackson to Ray Charles, author and poet Maya Angelou shares her castaway choices with Michael Parkinson. From August 1987.

ABSENT FRIENDSDeszaha Hadid20161204 (BBC7)

From Adele to Harry Nilsson. Architect Zaha Hadid shares her castaway choices.

4 Extra Debut. From Adele to Harry Nilsson. Architect Zaha Hadid shares her castaway choices with Kirsty Young. From February 2016.

ABSENT FRIENDSPeter O'sullevan20160131 (BBC7)

From Beethoven to Edith Piaf, Peter O'Sullevan makes his castaway choices.

4 Extra Debut.

From Beethoven to Edith Piaf, horse racing commentator Peter O'Sullevan makes his castaway choices.

With Sue Lawley.

From September 1997.

ABSENT FRIENDSRichard Griffiths2014011220140113

From the Beatles to Schumann, the character actor shares castaway choices with Sue Lawley.

From the Beatles to Schumann, character actor Richard Griffiths shares his castaway choices with Sue Lawley. From January 2006.

ABSENT FRIENDSTerry Wogan20161211 (BBC7)
20161218 (BBC7)

Terry Wogan shares his third set of castaway choices with Kirsty Young.

4 Extra Debut. After Roy Plomley and Sue Lawley, Terry Wogan shares his third set of castaway choices with Kirsty Young. From January 2012.

From Gershwin to the Beatles. Producer George Martin shares his castaway choices.

4 Extra Debut. From Gershwin to the Beatles. Producer and composer George Martin shares his castaway choices with Sue Lawley. From November 1995.

ABSENT FRIENDSVictoria Wood20161225 (BBC7)

From The Doobie Brothers to Tom Waits, Victoria Wood makes her castaway choices.

From The Doobie Brothers to Tom Waits, comedy star Victoria Wood makes her castaway choices. With Kirsty Young. From December 2007.

ABSENT FRIENDS032014010520140106

From Noel Coward to Eric Coates, the broadcasting legend shares his castaway selection.

4 Extra Debut.

From Noel Coward to Eric Coates, the broadcasting legend shares his third castaway selection with Sue Lawley.

From November 2005.

ACTORS01Colin Firth2011050820110509
20110508 (BBC7)
20110511 (BBC7)
20110512 (BBC7)
20120923 (BBC7)
20120924 (BBC7)

In the first in our series of actors, we revisit the choices of BAFTA and Academy Award winning actor Colin Firth.

Kirsty Young presents gems from the Desert Island Discs archive. In the first in our series of actors, we revisit the choices of BAFTA and Academy Award winning actor Colin Firth.

We revisit the choices of BAFTA and Academy Award winning actor Colin Firth.

ACTORS01Colin Firth2011050820110509
20110511 (BBC7)
20110512 (BBC7)
20120923 (BBC7)
20120924 (BBC7)

In the first in our series of actors, we revisit the choices of BAFTA and Academy Award winning actor Colin Firth.

Kirsty Young presents gems from the Desert Island Discs archive. In the first in our series of actors, we revisit the choices of BAFTA and Academy Award winning actor Colin Firth.

We revisit the choices of BAFTA and Academy Award winning actor Colin Firth.

ACTORS02June Spencer2011051520110516
20110518 (BBC7)
20110519 (BBC7)

In the second programme featuring the castaway choices of actors, we hear from June Spencer - 'Peggy' in The Archers.

ACTORS02June Spencer2011051520110516
20110518 (BBC7)
20110519 (BBC7)

In the second programme featuring the castaway choices of actors, we hear from June Spencer - 'Peggy' in The Archers.

ACTORS03Bill Nighy2011052220110523
20110522 (BBC7)
20110525 (BBC7)
20110526 (BBC7)
20120930 (BBC7)
20121001 (BBC7)

In the third of our series featuring the castaway choices of actors, we hear from Bill Nighy.

Kirsty Young introduces the castaway choices of versatile actor Bill Nighy, in conversation with Sue Lawley. From March 2004.

Kirsty Young introduces the castaway choices of versatile actor Bill Nighy with Sue Lawley

ACTORS03Bill Nighy2011052220110523
20110525 (BBC7)
20110526 (BBC7)
20120930 (BBC7)
20121001 (BBC7)

In the third of our series featuring the castaway choices of actors, we hear from Bill Nighy.

Kirsty Young introduces the castaway choices of versatile actor Bill Nighy, in conversation with Sue Lawley. From March 2004.

Kirsty Young introduces the castaway choices of versatile actor Bill Nighy with Sue Lawley

ACTORS04Miriam Margolyes2011052920110530
20110601 (BBC7)
20110602 (BBC7)

In the fourth of our series featuring the castaway choices of actors, we hear from Miriam Margolyes.

ACTORS04Miriam Margolyes2011052920110530
20110601 (BBC7)
20110602 (BBC7)

In the fourth of our series featuring the castaway choices of actors, we hear from Miriam Margolyes.

ACTORS05Joss Ackland2011060520110606
20110608 (BBC7)
20110609 (BBC7)

In the fifth of our series featuring the castaway choices of actors, we hear from Joss Ackland from 2001.

ACTORS05Joss Ackland2011060520110606
20110608 (BBC7)
20110609 (BBC7)

In the fifth of our series featuring the castaway choices of actors, we hear from Joss Ackland from 2001.

ADVENTURERSChris Bonington20161002

From Salad Days to Joan Baez. Mountaineer Chris Bonington shares his castaway choices.

4 Extra Debut. From Salad Days to Joan Baez. Mountaineer Chris Bonington shares his castaway choices with Sue Lawley. From June 1999

ADVENTURERSJoe Simpson20161009

From Joy Division to Etta James, mountaineer Joe Simpson shares his castaway choices.

4 Extra Debut.

From Joy Division to Etta James, mountaineer and author Joe Simpson shares his castaway choices with Sue Lawley. From September 2004.

ANIMATORSGerald Scarfe2014022320140224

From Chopin to Wagner, political cartoonist and animator Gerald Scarfe reveals his choices

From Chopin to Wagner, political cartoonist and animator Gerald Scarfe reveals his castaway choices to Sue Lawley. From March 1989.

ARTISTSPaula Rego1997120720180401 (BBC7)

Sue Lawley's castaway is painter.

Kirsty Young introduces gems from the Desert Island Discs archive

BACK TO SCHOOLSir Ken Robinson20170827 (BBC7)

Educationalist Sir Ken Robinson offers his choices to host Kirsty Young.

CHILDRENS AUTHORS01J K Rowling2011040320110404
20110406 (BBC7)
20110407 (BBC7)

First up is the creator of Harry Potter.

Kirsty Young presents some gems from the Desert Island Discs Library.

The first in the series is the creator of Harry Potter, who was interviewed by Sue Lawley in 2000.

CHILDRENS AUTHORS01J K Rowling2011040320110404
20110406 (BBC7)
20110407 (BBC7)

First up is the creator of Harry Potter.

Kirsty Young presents some gems from the Desert Island Discs Library.

The first in the series is the creator of Harry Potter, who was interviewed by Sue Lawley in 2000.

CHILDRENS AUTHORS02Anthony Horowitz2011041020110411
20110413 (BBC7)
20110414 (BBC7)

Anthony Horowitz was cast away in 2007.

Featuring Anthony Horowitz, creator of the teenage spy Alex Rider.

CHILDRENS AUTHORS02Anthony Horowitz2011041020110411
20110413 (BBC7)
20110414 (BBC7)

Anthony Horowitz was cast away in 2007.

Featuring Anthony Horowitz, creator of the teenage spy Alex Rider.

CHILDRENS AUTHORS03Jacqueline Wilson2011041720110418
20110420 (BBC7)
20110421 (BBC7)

Our third guest is the author of Tracy Beaker, who was interviewed by Sue Lawley in 2005.

CHILDRENS AUTHORS03Jacqueline Wilson2011041720110418
20110420 (BBC7)
20110421 (BBC7)

Our third guest is the author of Tracy Beaker, who was interviewed by Sue Lawley in 2005.

CHILDRENS AUTHORS04Julia Donaldson2011042420110425
20110427 (BBC7)
20110428 (BBC7)

In the fourth in our series, we hear from the creator of 'The Gruffalo', who was castaway in 2009.

CHILDRENS AUTHORS04Julia Donaldson2011042420110425
20110427 (BBC7)
20110428 (BBC7)

In the fourth in our series, we hear from the creator of 'The Gruffalo', who was castaway in 2009.

CHILDRENS AUTHORS05Michael Morpurgo2011050120110502
20110504 (BBC7)
20110505 (BBC7)

The fifth in our series of children's authors is 'War Horse' creator Michael Morpurgo.

With Kirsty Young.

The fifth in our series of children's authors.

The creator of 'War Horse' was interviewed by Sue Lawley in 2004.

CHILDRENS AUTHORS05Michael Morpurgo2011050120110502
20110504 (BBC7)
20110505 (BBC7)

The fifth in our series of children's authors is 'War Horse' creator Michael Morpurgo.

With Kirsty Young.

The fifth in our series of children's authors.

The creator of 'War Horse' was interviewed by Sue Lawley in 2004.

COMEDIANS01George Michael2011071020110711

Kirsty Young presents gems from the Desert Island Discs archive.

In this series we hear the castaway choices of singer-songwriters, beginning with George Michael.

In this series we hear the choices of singer-songwriters, beginning with George Michael.

COMEDIANS01George Michael2011071020110711

Kirsty Young presents gems from the Desert Island Discs archive.

In this series we hear the castaway choices of singer-songwriters, beginning with George Michael.

In this series we hear the choices of singer-songwriters, beginning with George Michael.

COMEDIANS01Victoria Wood2011061220110613
20110612 (BBC7)
20110615 (BBC7)
20110616 (BBC7)
20120701 (BBC7)
20120702 (BBC7)

In this series we hear the castaway choices of comedians, beginning with actress, singer and stand-up Victoria Wood.

Featuring actress, singer and stand-up Victoria Wood.

The castaway choices of actress, singer and stand-up Victoria Wood.

The castaway choices of actress, singer and stand-up Victoria Wood, in conversation with Kirsty Young. From December 2007.

COMEDIANS01Victoria Wood2011061220110613
20110615 (BBC7)
20110616 (BBC7)
20120701 (BBC7)
20120702 (BBC7)

In this series we hear the castaway choices of comedians, beginning with actress, singer and stand-up Victoria Wood.

Featuring actress, singer and stand-up Victoria Wood.

The castaway choices of actress, singer and stand-up Victoria Wood.

The castaway choices of actress, singer and stand-up Victoria Wood, in conversation with Kirsty Young. From December 2007.

COMEDIANS02Bob Monkhouse2011061920110620
20110619 (BBC7)
20110622 (BBC7)
20110623 (BBC7)
20120708 (BBC7)
20120709 (BBC7)

Featuring the choices of the late Bob Monkhouse.

Kirsty Young presents highlights from the Desert Island Discs archive.

This second programme in our series of comedians revisits the choices of the late Bob Monkhouse.

Kirsty Young introduces the castaway choices of comedian Bob Monkhouse.

Kirsty Young introduces the castaway choices of comedian Bob Monkhouse, in conversation with Sue Lawley. From December 2007.

COMEDIANS02Bob Monkhouse2011061920110620
20110622 (BBC7)
20110623 (BBC7)
20120708 (BBC7)
20120709 (BBC7)

Featuring the choices of the late Bob Monkhouse.

Kirsty Young presents highlights from the Desert Island Discs archive.

This second programme in our series of comedians revisits the choices of the late Bob Monkhouse.

Kirsty Young introduces the castaway choices of comedian Bob Monkhouse.

Kirsty Young introduces the castaway choices of comedian Bob Monkhouse, in conversation with Sue Lawley. From December 2007.

COMEDIANS02Emmylou Harris2011071720110718

Kirsty Young presents gems from the Desert Island Discs archive.

This time it's the castaway choices of singer-songwriter Emmylou Harris.

COMEDIANS02Emmylou Harris2011071720110718

Kirsty Young presents gems from the Desert Island Discs archive.

This time it's the castaway choices of singer-songwriter Emmylou Harris.

COMEDIANS03Jo Brand2011062620110627
20110627 (BBC7)
20110629 (BBC7)
20110630 (BBC7)
20120715 (BBC7)
20120716 (BBC7)

In the third in our series of comedians, we revisit the choices of stand-up Jo Brand.

Kirsty Young presents highlights from the Desert Island Discs archive.

Kirsty Young revisits the castaway choices of stand-up comedian Jo Brand. From March 2007.

Kirsty Young presents highlights from the Desert Island Discs archive. Revisit the castaway choices of stand-up comedian Jo Brand. From March 2007.

COMEDIANS03Jo Brand2011062620110627
20110626 (BBC7)
20110627 (BBC7)
20110629 (BBC7)
20110630 (BBC7)
20120715 (BBC7)
20120716 (BBC7)

In the third in our series of comedians, we revisit the choices of stand-up Jo Brand.

Kirsty Young presents highlights from the Desert Island Discs archive.

Kirsty Young revisits the castaway choices of stand-up comedian Jo Brand. From March 2007.

Kirsty Young presents highlights from the Desert Island Discs archive. Revisit the castaway choices of stand-up comedian Jo Brand. From March 2007.

COMEDIANS04 LASTDavid Walliams2011070320110704
20110704 (BBC7)
20120722 (BBC7)
20120723 (BBC7)

In the last in our series of comedians, we revisit the choices of David Walliams.

Kirsty Young presents highlights from the Desert Island Discs archive.

The castaway choices of the Little Britain star, in conversation with Kirsty Young. From March 2007.

The castaway choices of the Little Britain star, in conversation with Kirsty Young.

COOKS01Nigella Lawson2011091820110919

Desert Island Discs Revisited with Kirsty Young explores the choices of the cookery writer and TV chef in the first of a series featuring chefs and cooks.

The choices of the cookery writer and TV chef Nigella Lawson.

COOKS01Nigella Lawson2011091820110919

Desert Island Discs Revisited with Kirsty Young explores the choices of the cookery writer and TV chef in the first of a series featuring chefs and cooks.

The choices of the cookery writer and TV chef Nigella Lawson.

COOKS02Heston Blumenthal2011092520110926

Desert Island Discs Revisited with Kirsty Young explores the choices of chef and restaurateur Heston Blumenthal in the second of a series featuring chefs and cooks.

Kirsty Young explores the choices of chef and restaurateur Heston Blumenthal.

COOKS02Heston Blumenthal2011092520110926

Desert Island Discs Revisited with Kirsty Young explores the choices of chef and restaurateur Heston Blumenthal in the second of a series featuring chefs and cooks.

Kirsty Young explores the choices of chef and restaurateur Heston Blumenthal.

COOKS04 LASTJamie Oliver2011100920111010

Kirsty Young explores the choices of cookery writer and TV chef Jamie Oliver.

Desert Island Discs Revisited with Kirsty Young explores the choices of the cookery writer and TV chef in the last of a series featuring chefs and cooks.

COOKS04 LASTJamie Oliver2011100920111010

Kirsty Young explores the choices of cookery writer and TV chef Jamie Oliver.

Desert Island Discs Revisited with Kirsty Young explores the choices of the cookery writer and TV chef in the last of a series featuring chefs and cooks.

CRICKETERS2013080420130805

From the Rolling Stones to Beethoven, cricket's all-rounder shares his castaway choices with Sue Lawley. From November 1989.

CRICKETERSDickie Bird20130728 (BBC7)
20130729 (BBC7)

From Barbara Streisand to Pavarotti, cricket umpire Dickie Bird shares castaway choices.

From Barbara Streisand to Pavarotti, cricket umpire Dickie Bird shares his castaway choices with Sue Lawley. From April 1996.

CRICKETERSFred Trueman20130721 (BBC7)
20130722 (BBC7)

From Bizet to Shirley Bassey, legendary cricketer Fred Trueman shares his castaway choices

From Bizet to Shirley Bassey, legendary cricketer Fred Trueman shares his castaway choices with Roy Plomley. From August 1978.

CRIME WRITERS02James Ellroy2011102320111024

Kirsty Young explores the choices of noir fiction author James Ellroy.

Desert Island Discs Revisited with Kirsty Young explores the choices of the author of noir fiction in the second of a series featuring crime writers.

CRIME WRITERS02James Ellroy2011102320111024

Kirsty Young explores the choices of noir fiction author James Ellroy.

Desert Island Discs Revisited with Kirsty Young explores the choices of the author of noir fiction in the second of a series featuring crime writers.

DANCERSAnton Dolin20130303 (BBC7)
20130304 (BBC7)

Ballet dancer and choreographer Sir Anton Dolin's second turn as Roy Plomley's castaway.

From Callas to Coward, ballet dancer and choreographer Sir Anton Dolin's second turn as Roy Plomley's castaway. From June 1982.

DANCERSBerly Grey20130317 (BBC7)
20130318 (BBC7)

Ballerina Dame Beryl Grey shares her castaway choices with Sue Lawley. From March 2002.

From Joplin to Sibelius, ballerina Dame Beryl Grey shares her castaway choices with Sue Lawley. From March 2002.

DANCERSMonica Mason20130331 (BBC7)
20130401 (BBC7)

The Royal Ballet's director Dame Monica Mason's castaway choices.

With Kirsty Young.

4 Extra Debut.

From Holiday to Mahler, the Royal Ballet's director Dame Monica Mason's castaway choices.

From January 2012.

DIVAS01Debbie Harry2012010820120109

Desert Island Discs Revisited with Kirsty Young explores the choices of the lead singer of Blondie in the first of a series featuring divas.

Kirsty Young explores the choices of Debbie Harry in the first of a series featuring divas.

DIVAS01Debbie Harry2012010820120109

Desert Island Discs Revisited with Kirsty Young explores the choices of the lead singer of Blondie in the first of a series featuring divas.

Kirsty Young explores the choices of Debbie Harry in the first of a series featuring divas.

DIVAS02Lesley Garrett2012011520120115 (BBC7)
20120116 (BBC7)

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the opera singer in the second of a new series on divas.

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the opera singer in the second of a series on divas.

DIVAS02Lesley Garrett2012011520120116 (BBC7)

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the opera singer in the second of a new series on divas.

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the opera singer in the second of a series on divas.

DIVAS03Annie Lennox2012012220120122 (BBC7)
20120123 (BBC7)

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the singer-songwriter in the third of a series featuring divas.

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the singer-songwriter in the series featuring divas.

DIVAS03Annie Lennox2012012220120123 (BBC7)

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the singer-songwriter in the third of a series featuring divas.

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the singer-songwriter in the series featuring divas.

DIVAS04 LASTAngela Gheorghiu2012012920120129 (BBC7)
20120130 (BBC7)

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the soprano in the last of a series featuring divas.

EDINBURGH WINNERS20130811 (BBC7)
20130812 (BBC7)

From Mozart to Meat Loaf, the actor, comic and writer shares his castaway choices.

EDINBURGH WINNERSEmma Thompson20130818 (BBC7)
20130819 (BBC7)

From Joe Cocker to Eric Thompson, the actress and writer shares her castaway choices.

From Joe Cocker to Eric Thompson, actress and writer Emma Thompson shares her castaway choices with Kirsty Young. From March 2010.

EDINBURGH WINNERSSteve Coogan2013082520130826

From Siouxsie to the Smiths, comedian and actor Steve Coogan shares his castaway choices with Kirsty Young. From October 2009.

EUROVISION AT 6001Sandie Shaw20150503 (BBC7)

Singer Sandie Shaw shares her castaway choices with Kirsty Young.

Guy Mitchell to The Beatles. Singer and psychotherapist Sandie Shaw shares her castaway choices with Kirsty Young. From December 2010.

FILM STAR WINNERSJack Lemmon20130203 (BBC7)
20130204 (BBC7)
20130210 (BBC7)
20130211 (BBC7)
20130217 (BBC7)
20130218 (BBC7)
20130224 (BBC7)
20130225 (BBC7)

Oscar-winning actor Jack Lemmon shares his castaway choices with Sue Lawley.

From Beiderbecke to Gershwin, Oscar-winning actor Jack Lemmon shares his castaway choices with Sue Lawley. From October 1989.

Oscar-winning actress Shirley MacLaine shares her castaway choices with Roy Plomley.

From Cole to Webber, Oscar-winning actress Shirley MacLaine shares her castaway choices with Roy Plomley. From November 1983.

Oscar-winning actor Jeremy Irons shares his castaway choices with Sue Lawley. From 2006.

From Chenier to Cohen, Oscar-winning actor Jeremy Irons shares his castaway choices with Sue Lawley. From February 2006.

From Elvis to Dvorak, Oscar-winning actress Nicole Kidman shares her castaway choices.

From Elvis to Dvorak, Oscar-winning actress Nicole Kidman shares her castaway choices with Sue Lawley. From November 1998.

FOOTBALLERSBobby Robson20130407 (BBC7)
20130408 (BBC7)

From ABBA to Louis Armstrong, Sir Bobby Robson shares his second castaway selection.

From ABBA to Louis Armstrong, Sir Bobby Robson shares his second castaway selection with Sue Lawley. From December 2004.

FOOTBALLERSGary Lineker20130414 (BBC7)
20130415 (BBC7)

From U2 to Monty Python, ex-England captain Gary Lineker shares his castaway choices.

From U2 to Monty Python, ex-England captain Gary Lineker shares his castaway choices with Sue Lawley. From September 1990.

FOOTBALLERSJackie Charlton20130428 (BBC7)
20130429 (BBC7)

From Sinatra to The Dubliners, footballer and manager Jackie Charlton's second turn.

From Sinatra to The Dubliners, footballer and manager Jackie Charlton's second turn as Sue Lawley's castaway. From October 1996.

FOOTBALLERSTony Adams20130421 (BBC7)
20130422 (BBC7)

From Arsenal 1971 Squad to Monty Python, footballer Tony Adams shares his castaway choices

From Arsenal's 1971 squad to Monty Python, footballer Tony Adams shares his castaway choices with Kirsty Young. From June 2010.

GARDENERSAnne Scott-james20140309 (BBC7)
20140310 (BBC7)

From Bach to Bellini, the gardening writer shares her castaway choices with Sue Lawley.

From Bach to Bellini, gardening writer Anne Scott-James shares her castaway choices with Sue Lawley. From October 2004.

GARDENERSGeoffrey Smithd20140316 (BBC7)
20140317 (BBC7)

From Schubert to the Dawn Chorus, the gardener and broadcaster shares his castaway choices

From Schubert to the Dawn Chorus, gardener and broadcaster Geoffrey Smith shares his castaway choices with Sue Lawley. From June 1998.

GARDENERSMonty Don20140302 (BBC7)
20140303 (BBC7)

From the Beatles to Haydn, gardener Monty Don shares his castaway choices with Sue Lawley.

From the Beatles to Haydn, gardener Monty Don shares his castaway choices with Sue Lawley. From July 2006.

GARDENERSSusana Walton20140323 (BBC7)
20140324 (BBC7)

From Piazzolla to Verdi, horticulturalist Susana Walton chats to Sue Lawley.

From Piazzolla to Verdi, horticulturalist and wife of composer William, Susana Walton chats to Sue Lawley. From January 2002.

JOURNALISTS01Andrew Neil2011111320111114

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the broadcaster and former newspaper editor.

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the broadcaster and former newspaper editor, in the first of a series featuring journalists.

JOURNALISTS01Andrew Neil2011111320111114

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the broadcaster and former newspaper editor.

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the broadcaster and former newspaper editor, in the first of a series featuring journalists.

JOURNALISTS02Dame Ann Leslie2011112020111121 (BBC7)

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the foreign correspondent.

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the foreign correspondent in the second of a series featuring journalists.

JOURNALISTS05Janet Street-porter2011121120111212

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the writer and broadcaster.

JOURNALISTS05Janet Street-porter2011121120111212

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the writer and broadcaster.

LADIES OF LETTERSFrances Partridge20130707 (BBC7)
20130708 (BBC7)

From Waller to Verdi, the Bloomsbury writer shares her castaway choices with Sue Lawley.

From Waller to Verdi, Bloomsbury writer Frances Partridge shares her castaway choices with Sue Lawley. From February 1994.

LADIES OF LETTERSSybille Bedford20130609 (BBC7)
20130610 (BBC7)

From Beethoven to Bach, the critically acclaimed writer shares her castaway choices.

From Beethoven to Bach, critically acclaimed writer Sybille Bedford shares her castaway choices with Sue Lawley. From July 1998.

LEGAL EAGLESSydney Kentridge20141130 (BBC7)
20141201 (BBC7)

From Flanders and Swann to Mozart, the lawyer shares his castaway choices.

From Flanders and Swann to Mozart, lawyer Sir Sydney Kentridge shares his castaway choices with Kirsty Young. From March 2013.

OLYMPIANS02Lord Coe20120318 (BBC7)
20120319 (BBC7)

Kirsty Young explores the choices of Lord Coe in the second of a series on Olympians.

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the Chairman of the 2012 London Olympics in the second of a series featuring Olympians.

OLYMPIANS02Lord Coe20120318 (BBC7)
20120319 (BBC7)

Kirsty Young explores the choices of Lord Coe in the second of a series on Olympians.

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the Chairman of the 2012 London Olympics in the second of a series featuring Olympians.

PLAYWRIGHTS01Sir Arnold Wesker20120212 (BBC7)

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the dramatist in the first of a series featuring playwrights.

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the dramatist in the first of a series on playwrights

PLAYWRIGHTS01Sir Arnold Wesker20120212 (BBC7)

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the dramatist in the first of a series featuring playwrights.

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the dramatist in the first of a series on playwrights

PLAYWRIGHTS02Lucy Gannon20120212 (BBC7)
20120213 (BBC7)
20120219 (BBC7)
20120220 (BBC7)

Kirsty Young explores the picks of the stage and screen writer in a series on playwrights.

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the stage and screen writer in the second of a series on playwrights.

PLAYWRIGHTS02Lucy Gannon20120212 (BBC7)
20120213 (BBC7)
20120219 (BBC7)
20120220 (BBC7)

Kirsty Young explores the picks of the stage and screen writer in a series on playwrights.

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the stage and screen writer in the second of a series on playwrights.

PLAYWRIGHTS03Kwame Kwei-armah20120226 (BBC7)
20120227 (BBC7)

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the actor and dramatist in a series on playwrights.

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the actor and dramatist in the third of a series featuring playwrights.

PLAYWRIGHTS04 LASTAnthony Minghella20120304 (BBC7)
20120305 (BBC7)

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the writer and director in the series on playwrights.

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the late writer and film director in the last of a series featuring playwrights.

PLAYWRIGHTS04 LASTAnthony Minghella20120304 (BBC7)
20120305 (BBC7)

Kirsty Young explores the choices of the writer and director in the series on playwrights.

4 Extra Debut. Kirsty Young explores the choices of the late writer and film director in the last of a series featuring playwrights.

PSYCHOLOGISTS20140420 (BBC7)
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20140427 (BBC7)
20140428 (BBC7)

From McLean to Bach, the psychologist and Nobel Laureate discusses his castaway choices.

From McLean to Bach, psychologist and Nobel Laureate Daniel Kahneman discusses his castaway choices. With Kirsty Young. From August 2013.

From Humperdinck to Strauss, the psychologist shares castaway choices with Kirsty Young.

From Humperdinck to Strauss, psychologist Uta Frith shares her castaway choices with Kirsty Young. From February 2013.

ROCK & POP STARSAlison Moyet20170924 (BBC7)

From Cilla Black to Talk Talk. Singer-songwriter Alison Moyet shares her castaway choices.

ROCK & POP STARSDebbie Harry20170910

From Nina Simone to Mahler, the singer and punk icon shares her castaway choices.

ROCK & POP STARSKeith Richards20170917 (BBC7)

From Chuck Berry to Antonio Vivaldi, the musician shares his castaway choices.

ROCK & POP STARSRoger Waters20170903 (BBC7)

From Mahler to Neil Young, the Pink Floyd co-founder shares his castaway choices.

SINGER SONGWRITERS03Christy Moore2011072420110725

Kirsty Young presents gems from the Desert Island Discs archive.

In the third in our series of singer-songwriters, we hear the choices Christy Moore, who was interviewed in 2007.

SINGER SONGWRITERS03Christy Moore2011072420110725

Kirsty Young presents gems from the Desert Island Discs archive.

In the third in our series of singer-songwriters, we hear the choices Christy Moore, who was interviewed in 2007.

SINGER SONGWRITERS04 LASTBarry Manilow2011073120110801
20110731 (BBC7)
20110801 (BBC7)

Kirsty Young presents gems from the Desert Island Discs archive.

In the last of our series of singer-songwriters, we hear the castaway choices of Barry Manilow.

The castaway choices of Barry Manilow.

Kirsty Young presents gems from the Desert Island Discs archive. In the last of our series of singer-songwriters, we hear the castaway choices of Barry Manilow.

SINGER SONGWRITERS04 LASTBarry Manilow2011073120110801
20110801 (BBC7)

Kirsty Young presents gems from the Desert Island Discs archive.

In the last of our series of singer-songwriters, we hear the castaway choices of Barry Manilow.

The castaway choices of Barry Manilow.

Kirsty Young presents gems from the Desert Island Discs archive. In the last of our series of singer-songwriters, we hear the castaway choices of Barry Manilow.

THE GOOD LIFE20131229 (BBC7)
20131230 (BBC7)

From Bream to A Chorus Line, the Good Life star shares her castaway choices.

From Bream to A Chorus Line, the Good Life star shares her castaway choices with Roy Plomley. From April 1978.

THE GOOD LIFEPenelope Keith20131215 (BBC7)
20150906 (BBC7)

From Elgar to the Beatles, the Good Life and Manor Born star shares her castaway choices.

From Elgar to the Beatles, The Good Life star Penelope Keith shares her castaway choices with Roy Plomley. From August 1976.

THE GOOD LIFE0220131222 (BBC7)
20131223 (BBC7)

From Verdi to Mozart, the Good Life star offers his second castaway selection.

From Verdi to Mozart, the Good Life star offers his second castaway selection. With Sue Lawley. From December 2000.

THEATRE FOLKCameron Mackintosh20150419 (BBC7)

Lloyd Webber and Mackintosh senior - the impresario Sirshares his castaway choices.

Lloyd Webber and Mackintosh senior - impresario Sir Cameron Mackintosh shares his castaway choices with Sue Lawley. From December 2001.

THEATRE FOLKJude Kelly20150412

Theatre director Jude Kelly shares her castaway choices with Sue Lawley.

Sir Yehudi Menuhin, Bob Dylan and John Cage. Theatre director Jude Kelly shares her castaway choices with Sue Lawley. From May 2002.

THEATRE FOLKTrevor Nunn20150405

Theatre director Sir Trevor Nunn shares his castaway choices with Sue Lawley.

Brahms, Britten and Hallelujah. Theatre director Sir Trevor Nunn shares his castaway choices with Sue Lawley. From January 2003.

TURNER PRIZE WINNERS20121125 (BBC7)
20121126 (BBC7)

From Coward to Stravinsky - artist Sir Howard Hodgkin's castaway choices, in conversation with Sue Lawley. From November 1994.

From Coward to Stravinsky - artist Sir Howard Hodgkin's castaway choices.

TURNER PRIZE WINNERSHoward Hodgkin2012112520121126

From Coward to Stravinsky - artist Sir Howard Hodgkin's castaway choices, in conversation with Sue Lawley. From November 1994

TURNER PRIZE WINNERSRachel Whiteread20121118 (BBC7)
20121119 (BBC7)

4 Extra Debut. From PJ Harvey to Lionel Bart - artist Rachel Whiteread's castaway choices, in conversation with Sue Lawley. From February 2006.

From PJ Harvey to Lionel Bart - artist Rachel Whiteread's castaway choices.

TURNER PRIZE WINNERSRachel Whiteread2012111820121119

From PJ Harvey to Lionel Bart - artist Rachel Whiteread's castaway choices, in conversation with Sue Lawley.

From February 2006.

From PJ Harvey to Lionel Bart - artist Rachel Whiteread's castaway choices.

TV EXPERTS20130519 (BBC7)
20130520 (BBC7)

From Dylan to Handel, classicist Mary Beard shares her castaway choices with Kirsty Young.

From Dylan to Handel, classicist Mary Beard shares her castaway choices with Kirsty Young. From January 2010.

TV EXPERTSBrian Cox20130526 (BBC7)
20130527 (BBC7)

Science presenter Professor Brian Cox shares his castaway choices with Kirsty Young.

From Bowie to Joel, science presenter Professor Brian Cox shares his castaway choices with Kirsty Young. From December 2011.

TV EXPERTSJacob Bronowski20130505 (BBC7)
20130506 (BBC7)

Scientist Dr Jacob Bronowski shares his castaway choices with Roy Plomley. From Jan 1974.

From Schubert to Dietrich, scientist Dr Jacob Bronowski shares his castaway choices with Roy Plomley. From January 1974.

TV WRITERSDesert Island Discs Revisited20131103 (BBC7)
20131104 (BBC7)
20131110 (BBC7)
20131111 (BBC7)
20131117 (BBC7)
20131124 (BBC7)
20131125 (BBC7)
20131201 (BBC7)
20131202 (BBC7)

From Beethoven to Bonnie Tyler, screenwriter Andrew Davies shares his castaway choices.

From Beethoven to Bonnie Tyler, screenwriter Andrew Davies shares his castaway choices with Kirsty Young. From August 2007.

From Gray to Puccini, the Downton creator shares his castaway choices with Kirsty Young.

From Gray to Puccini, Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes shares his castaway choices with Kirsty Young. From December 2011.

From Duke Ellington to Bob Dylan, playwright Alan Bleasdale shares his castaway choices with Sue Lawley. From August 1991.

From Duke Ellington to Bob Dylan, the playwright shares castaway choices with Sue Lawley.

The journalist and playwright shares his castaway choices with Michael Parkinson.

The journalist and playwright Dennis Potter shares his castaway choices with Michael Parkinson. From February 1988.

From the Beach Boys to the Jam, screenwriter Paul Abbott shares his castaway choices.

From the Beach Boys to the Jam, screenwriter Paul Abbott shares his castaway choices with Kirsty Young. From February 2007.