Radio Times magazine: 3-9 Sept 2011

"It was a very dark three weeks": Dominic West on playing serial killer Fred West


This week we talk to actor Dominic West about his most controversial on-screen role to date: playing murderer Fred West in a new TV drama about the serial killer’s life. We find out how the actor felt about playing the part and the influence of the still-imprisoned Rose West on the programme’s production…


Also in the latest Radio Times:

Find out why pandas will never die out (and no, it’s nothing to do with how cute they are)

David Walliams dons his wetsuit for his latest charity challenge: swimming down the Thames

A private audience with former chief of MI5 Baroness Eliza Manningham-Buller

Meet the forgotten victims of 9/11 – twins who lost their “other half” in the terrorist attacks

Derek Thompson on 25 years in A&E, losing his temper – and women who moon

And Wossy joins us to talk about his new chat show and his dreams of meeting De Niro, Prince Charles and Camilla


Next week in RT…our exclusive Rugby World Cup wall chart, which will ensure you never miss a kick…on sale Tuesday 6 September.