Grounded With Louis Theroux

In Grounded with Louis Theroux, Louis’s using the lockdown to track down some high-profile people he’s been longing to talk to – a fascinating mix of the celebrated, the controversial and the mysterious.

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9. Gail Porter2020062220200902 (R4)In Grounded with Louis Theroux, Louis’s using the lockdown to track down some high-profile people he’s been longing to talk to – a fascinating mix of the celebrated, the controversial and the mysterious.

In this episode, Louis speaks to television presenter and mental health campaigner Gail Porter. Gail discusses 90s lad culture, having her naked image projected onto the Houses of Parliament, and trying to contact the dead.

Produced by Paul Kobrak
A Mindhouse production for BBC Radio 4

Louis is using the lockdown to track down some of the people he's been longing to talk to.

01Jon Ronson2020042720200506 (R4)
20200509 (R4)
Louis speaks to writer and documentary-maker Jon Ronson, who is grounded in New York.

Louis is using the lockdown to track down some of the people he's been longing to talk to.

In Grounded with Louis Theroux, Louis’s using the lockdown to track down some high-profile people he’s been longing to talk to – a fascinating mix of the celebrated, the controversial and the mysterious.

Louis speaks to writer and documentary-maker Jon Ronson, who is grounded in upstate New York. They discuss their professional rivalry, inhabiting similar worlds and how Jon is handling the lockdown.

Produced by Paul Kobrak
A Mindhouse production for BBC Radio 4

02Boy George2020050420200513 (R4)
20200516 (R4)
Louis speaks to singer and musician Boy George, who is spending his lockdown in London.

Louis is using the lockdown to track down some of the people he's been longing to talk to.

Louis is using the lockdown to track down some high-profile people he’s been longing to talk to – a fascinating mix of the celebrated, the controversial and the mysterious.

In this episode, he speaks to singer and musician, George O’Dowd aka Boy George, who has chosen to lockdown in London rather than Australia. They discuss growing up in the 70s, losing his virginity and a surprise appearance in the A-Team.

A Mindhouse production for BBC Radio 4

03Helena Bonham Carter2020051120200520 (R4)
20200523 (R4)
Louis is using the lockdown to track down some of the people he's been longing to talk to.

Louis speaks to actor Helena Bonham Carter about her life and career.

Louis is using the lockdown to track down some high-profile people he’s been longing to talk to – a fascinating mix of the celebrated, the controversial and the mysterious.

In this episode, he speaks to actor Helena Bonham Carter, who is in lockdown in London. They discuss going to the same school, handling criticism and working with your significant other.

04Lenny Henry2020051820200527 (R4)
20200530 (R4)
Louis speaks to comedian, campaigner and actor Lenny Henry.

Louis is using the lockdown to track down some of the people he's been longing to talk to.

Louis is using the lockdown to track down some high-profile people he’s been longing to talk to – a fascinating mix of the celebrated, the controversial and the mysterious.

Louis speaks to Sir Lenworth George Henry, better known as comedian, campaigner and actor Lenny Henry. Lenny discusses racism in the UK, his relationship with his mother and disco ‘snog tracks’.

05Rose Mcgowan2020052520200603 (R4)
20200606 (R4)
In Grounded with Louis Theroux, Louis’s using the lockdown to track down some high-profile people he’s been longing to talk to – a fascinating mix of the celebrated, the controversial and the mysterious.

This week, Louis speaks to actor, musician and activist Rose McGowan, who is spending lockdown in Mexico. They discuss the mysterious powers of dogs, growing up in a cult and taking on Harvey Weinstein.

Produced by Paul Kobrak
A Mindhouse production for BBC Radio 4

Louis is using the lockdown to track down some of the people he's been longing to talk to.

Louis speaks to actor, musician and activist Rose McGowan, who is in lockdown in Mexico.

06Ksi2020060120200812 (R4)
20200815 (R4)
In Grounded with Louis Theroux, Louis is using the lockdown to track down some high-profile people he’s been longing to talk to – a fascinating mix of the celebrated, the controversial and the mysterious.

In this episode, Louis speaks to YouTube star, rapper and boxer, KSI. They discuss being an outsider at school, his fear of losing and internet beef.

Produced by Paul Kobrak
A Mindhouse production for BBC Radio 4

Louis is using the lockdown to track down some of the people he's been longing to talk to.

07Miriam Margolyes2020060820200819 (R4)
20200822 (R4)
In Grounded with Louis Theroux, Louis’s using the lockdown to track down some high-profile people he’s been longing to talk to – a fascinating mix of the celebrated, the controversial and the mysterious.

in this episode, Louis speaks to actor and documentary-maker, Miriam Margolyes. In a wide-ranging and provocative conversation, they discuss sexuality, anti-Semitism in the UK and her hatred of housework.

Produced by Paul Kobrak
A Mindhouse production for BBC Radio 4

Louis is using the lockdown to track down some of the people he's been longing to talk to.

08Troy Deeney2020061520200826 (R4)
20200829 (R4)
In Grounded with Louis Theroux, Louis’s using the lockdown to track down some high-profile people he’s been longing to talk to – a fascinating mix of the celebrated, the controversial and the mysterious.

In this episode, the guest is footballer and Watford FC captain, Troy Deeney. Troy tells Louis about growing up on one of the biggest council estates in Europe, his time in prison and the reason he won’t fix his teeth.

Produced by Paul Kobrak
A Mindhouse production for BBC Radio 4

Louis speaks to footballer and captain of Watford FC, Troy Deeney.

Louis is using the lockdown to track down some of the people he's been longing to talk to.

09Gail Porter2020062220200902 (R4)
20200905 (R4)
In Grounded with Louis Theroux, Louis’s using the lockdown to track down some high-profile people he’s been longing to talk to – a fascinating mix of the celebrated, the controversial and the mysterious.

In this episode, Louis speaks to television presenter and mental health campaigner Gail Porter. Gail discusses 90s lad culture, having her naked image projected onto the Houses of Parliament, and trying to contact the dead.

Produced by Paul Kobrak
A Mindhouse production for BBC Radio 4

Louis is using the lockdown to track down some of the people he's been longing to talk to.

10Chris O'dowd2020062920200909 (R4)
20200912 (R4)
In this episode, Louis speaks to actor, comedian and good friend, Chris O’Dowd, who is locked down in LA. Chris talks about singing Imagine in a viral video, getting into fights and pretending to be bitten by a dog.

Produced by Paul Kobrak
A Mindhouse production for BBC Radio 4