Liz Forgan, new boss of BBC
Radio, in a letter to staff
We get paid too much money. I don't deserve it, but I'm damned if anyone's going to take it off me.
Sting, singer, songwriter and
rainforest campaigner, Q
Only the BBC would pay one to talk so often and for so long about things that one knows nothing about.
Derek Nimmo reflects on 25 years
of Just a Minute, Radio Times
The idea of a Mozart appearing now is virtually unthinkable because there is no common language or agreed-upon practice, as there was in his time.
Composer John Adams, Guardian
It's his vulgarity I can't take.
Critic Andrew Clements on the
same John Adams, Guardian
I just couldn't play crap convincingly.
Miranda Richardson, on rejecting
the Glenn Close part
in Fatal Attraction, Observer
Somebody could definitely be killed behind this movie. Hopefully, it won't be me.
Spike Lee on Malcolm X, Time OutReuse content