BBC Radio 4

Who’s Who: Who Wants To Hear Arthur Darvill Play Keith Moon?

Bear with me, in order to write about this particular BBC Radio 4 audio presentation, there may be an excessive use of the word who—up there in the headline, for example. This is unavoidable, given the circumstances.

LISTEN: Benedict Cumberbatch Reads D-Day Bulletins For 70th Anniversary

Remember a few days ago there were those enigmatic tweets from BBC Radio 4 about Benedict Cumberbatch being in their recording studios, and drinking mint tea? Well his reason for being there has just been announced.

LISTEN: Pre-Fame Benedict Cumberbatch (and David Tennant) in Radio 4′s ‘Mansfield Park’

Oh now here’s an enticing thought: the prospect of Sherlock and the Tenth Doctor appearing in the same place and the same time, and it’s back in the era of Jane Austen.

J.K. Rowling Takes Over BBC Radio 4′s ‘Woman’s Hour’

The BBC Radio 4 show Woman’s Hour is being taken over this week with fresh ideas and input from some of the strongest female voices in British culture. The production team has thrown open the welcome mat to five women from their ...

LISTEN: Benedict Cumberbatch In BBC Radio 4′s ‘Rumpole’

This week, Benedict Cumberbatch has been putting that marvellous voice of his to good use by returning to a part that he has made his own over the past few years. He’s a campaigner for justice, a much-loved literary hero jumping ...

Benedict Cumberbatch’s Comedy ‘Cabin Pressure’ Is Up For An Award

Yeah, yeah, so there were some BAFTA nominations earlier on, and some film stars might win some trophies. But did you notice who had been cruelly overlooked?