Unfiltered with James O'Brien


Welcome to Unfiltered: The inimitable James O’Brien’s new interview show. Subscribe now for a revealing and candid one hour conversation with a mystery special guest every week, featuring the best from the worlds of sport, politics and entertainment....Show More


1:05:38 | Nov 14th, 2017

Bill Browder is Vladimir Putin’s No. 1 enemy. Armed with a true life story cut straight from a bestselling thriller, listen as Bill grippingly recounts his tale from Red Notice in an extraordinary int...Show More
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danny recommended:

Holy, I didn't know the story about the guy behind the magnitsky act. Great episode.

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53:47 | Jul 30th, 2018

Adam Deacon broke into the British consciousness with his star-making turn in Kidulthood. But while his own movie Anuvahood won him a BAFTA, it led to a bleak period in his life that took over the hea...Show More
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simonscarfe recommended:

I could have recommended pretty much any of these interviews, they’re all so brilliantly incisive. James is great at finding commonality bet...Show More

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1:04:44 | Mar 19th, 2018

As the Nazis closed in on Prague, a six-year-old Alf Dubs was carried away from his native Czechoslovakia on the Kindertransport rescue operation that saved 669 predominantly Jewish children. In a re...Show More

1:02:19 | Feb 12th, 2018

Few British psychologists can also boast a successful career in the NBA, but John Amaechi can. In this enthralling and thoughtful interview with James O’Brien, John recounts his struggles growing up b...Show More

1:05:07 | Sep 24th, 2018

After 50 fantastic episodes, James O’Brien’s time at the helm of Unfiltered is sadly coming to an end. In this special episode with BBC Radio 4 presenter Fi Glover, James signs off from the interview...Show More
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