Desert Island Discs

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Eight tracks, a book and a luxury: what would you take to a desert island? Guests share the soundtrack of their lives.

Asif Kapadia, film director, shares the soundtrack of his life with Lauren Laverne
Isabella Tree, conservationist, shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne.
Stephen Graham, actor Nov. 17, 2019
Stephen Graham, actor, shares the soundtrack of his life with Lauren Laverne.
Lauren Laverne introduces extracts from some of her favourite editions.
Kimberley Motley, lawyer Nov. 10, 2019
Kimberley Motley, lawyer, shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne.
Russell T Davies, screenwriter, shares the soundtrack of his life with Lauren Laverne.
Wendell Pierce, actor Oct. 27, 2019
Wendell Pierce, actor, shares the soundtrack of his life with Lauren Laverne.
Dame Glenys Stacey shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne
Baroness Arminka Helić Oct. 14, 2019
Baroness Arminka Helić shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne.
Lin-Manuel Miranda, composer, shares the soundtrack of his life with Lauren Laverne.
Sabrina Cohen-Hatton, firefighter, shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne.
Thom Yorke, musician Sept. 22, 2019
Thom Yorke, musician, shares the soundtrack of his life with Lauren Laverne.
Another chance to hear Lemn Sissay's Desert Island Discs from October 2015.
Another chance to hear Judith Kerr's Desert Island Discs, from February 2004.
Another chance to hear Daniel Kaheneman's Desert Island Discs, from August 2013.
Another chance to hear Professor Professor Monica Grady, interviewed by Kirsty Young.
Another chance to hear the cricketer, Freddie Flintoff speaking to Kirsty Young in 2007
Jo Fairley, businesswoman, shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne
Sir Tim Waterstone, businessman, shares the soundtrack of his life with Lauren Laverne.
Dame Sally Davies, CMO of England, shares the soundtrack of her life with Lauren Laverne.