Actor James Nesbitt chats about his life, career and role in The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, the first instalment in Peter Jackson's latest trilogy. The origins of pantomime are investigated and there is a feature on the work of sculptor Deborah Brown. Music is provided by Derry singer-songwriter Soak.
The Arts Show.
Story by Sheena McGinley | 17:13 | Thursday 13th December 2012 | TV Highlights
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The Meaning of Life - with Gay...
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Room To Improve
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UTV Ireland: 9.00pm
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Call the Midwife
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Still Open All Hours
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