The Crown

The Crown
Alex as the Duke of Windsor

Thursday, February 28, 2013

The Lady Vanishes

This film which was originally announced for Christmas will now be shown in the week starting 16 March. Alex plays the professor.

See the BBC website for more information.

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Untold Stories on BBC Breakfast

Alex will appear on BBC Breakfast tomorrow between 8.30 & 9am to talk about Untold Stories!

Thanks to Penny!

Monday, February 04, 2013


Alex and Maxine Peake are the readers for this Sunday's "Words and Music". They will read poems and prose by Lewis Carroll, Edward Thomas and John Clare about secrets, lost things and encrypted meaning. There's music by Elgar, Berg, Bach and Janacek. The programme will be broadcast on BBC Radio 3, next Sunday at 18.30 For more information check BBC Radio 3.

Thanks to Uli!

Benjamin Britten

Alex reads "Benjamin Britten: A Life in the Twentieth Century" on BBC Radio 4 this week. It is the book of the week. Broadcasts are at 9.45 and 0.30 on weekdays. The book was written by Paul Kildea. The website has a short interview with Alex talking about his love for Britten's music, his visit to the composer's home and on playing him at the National Theatre in "The Habit Of Art". For more information and the interview see: BBC Radio 4.

Thanks again to Uli!