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Ali Jones is back talking to our best-loved creatives about how they caught their breaks. This week Ali chats to Nigerian-born actress Weruche Opia. Weruche stars as Terry in Michaela Coel's hit drama I May Destroy You, for which she has won the UK Entertainment Award for Best Actress. She's  been named as one of the Best Performances of 2020 by The New York Times and one of the Best Breakthrough Performances of 2020 by IndieWire. Weruche has also starred in Bad Education, Top Boy and on stage in The Royal Court's Liberian Girl. This WDIAGR episode is sponsored by Pearson.

Where Did It All Go Right‪?‬ Ali Jones

    • Arts
    • 4.7 • 14 Ratings

Ali Jones is back talking to our best-loved creatives about how they caught their breaks. This week Ali chats to Nigerian-born actress Weruche Opia. Weruche stars as Terry in Michaela Coel's hit drama I May Destroy You, for which she has won the UK Entertainment Award for Best Actress. She's  been named as one of the Best Performances of 2020 by The New York Times and one of the Best Breakthrough Performances of 2020 by IndieWire. Weruche has also starred in Bad Education, Top Boy and on stage in The Royal Court's Liberian Girl. This WDIAGR episode is sponsored by Pearson.

    S4 Episode 6 - Weruche Opia - Actress - Terry in I May Destroy You

    S4 Episode 6 - Weruche Opia - Actress - Terry in I May Destroy You

    This week Ali chats to Nigerian-born actress Weruche Opia. Weruche stars as Terry in Michaela Coel's hit drama I May Destroy You, for which she has won the UK Entertainment Award for Best Actress. She's  been named as one of the Best Performances of 2020 by The New York Times and one of the Best Breakthrough Performances of 2020 by IndieWire. Weruche has also starred in Bad Education, Top Boy and on stage in The Royal Court's Liberian Girl. This WDIAGR episode is sponsored by Pearson.

    • 51 min
    S4 Episode 5 - Andrew Cotter - Sports Broadcaster

    S4 Episode 5 - Andrew Cotter - Sports Broadcaster

    This week Ali chats to Scottish Sports Broadcaster, Andrew Cotter. A leading voice of the BBC's golf, rugby, tennis and athletics commentary, Andrew has covered everything from The Olympics, Wimbledon and The Masters to The 6 Nations, World Athletics Championships and The Boat Race. Oh and over lockdown, he's gone social media viral with his two labradors Olive and Mabel. This WDIAGR episode is sponsored by Pearson.

    • 54 min
    S4 Episode 4 - Jessica Swale - Film Maker, Director & Playwright

    S4 Episode 4 - Jessica Swale - Film Maker, Director & Playwright

    This week Ali chats to British Film Maker, Director and Playwright, Jessica Swale. Her play Nell Gwynn won the Olivier Award for Best New Comedy and Variety Magazine has listed her as a Top 10 Brit to Watch. This year, Jessica made her directorial debut in the film Summerland starring Gemma Arterton, which Jessica also happened to write! This WDIAGR episode is sponsored by Pearson.

    • 49 min
    S4 Episode 3 - Daniella Zalcman - Documentary Photographer

    S4 Episode 3 - Daniella Zalcman - Documentary Photographer

    This week Ali chats to Vietnamese-American documentary photographer & journalist Daniella Zalcman. Daniella is a multiple grantee of the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting, a contributor to National Geographic and the founder of Women Photograph - an organisation which supports female and non-binary visual journalists around the world. Her ongoing project, Signs of Your Identity, has earned global recognition including the Robert F Kennedy Journalism Award. This WDIAGR episode is sponsored by Pearson.

    • 47 min
    S4 Episode 2 - Lucy Porter - Comedian & Writer

    S4 Episode 2 - Lucy Porter - Comedian & Writer

    This week Ali chats to Comedian & Writer Lucy Porter. Lucy has toured the world with her stand up and, closer to home, is a TV & BBC Radio 4 comedy regular. She also co hosts the Fingers on Buzzers podcast, thanks to her life long love of quiz shows. Her 2020 Tour 'Be Prepared' has been rescheduled to 2021. This WDIAGR episode is sponsored by Pearson.

    • 1 hr 11 min
    S4 Episode 1 - Amar Latif - Blind Entrepreneur, TV Presenter & Founder of Traveleyes

    S4 Episode 1 - Amar Latif - Blind Entrepreneur, TV Presenter & Founder of Traveleyes

    This week Ali chats to Entrepreneur, TV Presenter & Adventurer Amar Latif. Having lost his sight as a teenager, Amar now helps blind and sighted people explore the world with his company Traveleyes. Beside this, Amar has crossed the Nicaragua jungle in BBC's Beyond Boundaries, starred on Celebrity Masterchef and directed a number of documentary films. This WDIAGR episode is sponsored by Pearson.

    • 46 min

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14 Ratings

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