Gather the family around for 2 hours of movie musical wonderment, Jack Savoretti will look back and forward to those Christmas films that we can all enjoy. Through archives and anecdotes including the classics like “Wizard of Oz”, “Gremlins”, “Home Alone” and “Muppet Christmas Carol” with many surprises along the way. He’ll be your personal guide to the films shown over the Christmas period and generally add a sprinkle of fairy dust to your day.
Jack is no stranger to Radio 2 having played numerous live sessions including Ken Bruce’s Radio 2 Piano Room, Dermot O’Leary (Saturday’s, 8am – 10pm) and Jo Whiley (7pm – 9pm). The Italian-British acoustic singer began playing guitar at the age of 16, he’s released five studio albums to date, his most recent album, Singing To Strangers, features co-writers with the likes of Bob Dylan and Kylie Minogue and went to number one in the UK Album Charts.
Jack plays 2 hours of the best in Christmas movie soundtracks.