Film: Julia Roberts & Lucas Hedges to guest on Jo Whiley's Radio 2 show.
Actors Julia Roberts and Lucas Hedges are to guest on Jo Whiley’s BBC Radio 2 show this week, to promote their new film Ben Is Back. The film follows a teenage boy (Lucas) who, after struggling with addiction, unexpectedly returns to his family's suburban home on Christmas Eve. The love of his mother, played by Julia, is tested as she tries to keep him safe.
Julia Roberts is Hollywood royalty and an Academy Award-winning actress known for classics such as Pretty Woman, Steel Magnolias, Erin Brockovich and August: Osage County. Lucas Hedges was Oscar-nominated in 2017 for his performance in Manchester By The Sea and has also starred in Lady Bird, Boy Erased and Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.
Plus Jo handpicks her favourite new music from all genres of the musical spectrum and quality vintage songs too. And whether you’re picking up or dropping off, Jo provides the soundtrack for the Taxi Service.
Julia and Lucas guest this Wednesday, 13 March 2019 from 7pm.