The Crown

The Crown
Alex as the Duke of Windsor

Friday, November 26, 2010

Electric Ink

This Friday a new series of "Electric Ink" starts on BBC Radio 4. The comedy drama was writeen by Alistair Beaton and Tom Mitchelson with Alex playing the role of Oliver. Journalists attempt to cover major news stories at the same time as grappling with the demands of working in a multi-platform environment, watching circulation figures plummet and the recession causing half the workforce to be laid off. First episode to be broadcast 3 December from 11.30-12.00.

For more information: BBC Radio 4

An Ideal Husband

BBC Radio 7 will broadcast Oscar Wilde's "An Ideal Husband" tomorrow, Saturday 27 November at 12.30 pm and 1 am. When Sir Robert and Lady Gertrude Chiltern give a party, an unwelcome guest makes an equally unwelcome request to her host. If it is not met, she will reveal an unsavoury secret from his past. Alex stars along with Janet McTeer, Emma Field, Geoffrey Palmer and Sarah Kestelman.

Monday, November 22, 2010

The Making of ...

This Saturday Channel 4 will show a documentary on "The Habit of Art" in the series "The Making of...". The programme will be shown at 7.55 pm, and will focus on Alan Bennett and Nicholas Hytner.

Friday, November 12, 2010

Strange Meeting - Remembrance Sunday

Alex can be heard this Remembrance Sunday in Peter Wolf's Play "Strange Meeting". It was inspired by Wilfred Owen's First World War poem, and dramatises events leading up to Owen's death on the eve of the Armistice. Alex plays the Captain and Paul Rhys is Wilfred Owen. Sunday at 10.15am and 9.15pm on BBC Radio 7.