t4w recommends… TV and Radio weekly top five
14/11 – 20/11/2015
The channels appear to have gone into “Keep all the good stuff for Christmas” mode but these gems appear to have escaped their notice.
Sunday 15 November 23.00-01.45
Thriller with Angelina Jolie directed by Clint Eastwood. T4W really enjoyed this sensitive and gripping tale.
Monday 16 November 22.00-23.15
Orion: The Man Who Would Be King
Could Elvis have faked his death? A genuinely fascinating look at a particular Elvis impersonator.
Wednesday 18 November 20.00-21.00
Inside the Actors Studio: Matthew McConaughey
Has any actor had a mid-career rejuvenation like this one? From Matthew Mahogany to Oscar winner. Good on him.
Sunday 15 November 15.00-16.00
The Day of the Locust
Radio play set in the dark side of 1930’s Hollywood. It is also apparently contains the first reference to Homer Simpson!
Monday 16 November 06.00am
This programme needs no recommendation from us but this is Nick Robinson’s debut. Radio history in the making.