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The South Bank Show is a television arts magazine show that was produced by ITV between 1978 and 2010. A new series began on Sky Arts from 27 May 2012. Presented by Melvyn Bragg, the show aims to bring both high art and popular culture to a mass audience.

Series Cast

  1. Melvyn Bragg as

    Melvyn Bragg

    740 Episodes

  2. Peter Hall as

    Peter Hall

    4 Episodes

  3. Alec Guinness as

    Alec Guinness

    2 Episodes

  4. Paul McCartney as

    Paul McCartney

    1 Episode

  5. Harold Pinter as

    Harold Pinter

    1 Episode

  6. Alan Bennett as

    Alan Bennett

    1 Episode

  7. Fernando Meirelles as

    Fernando Meirelles

    1 Episode

  8. Robert Altman as

    Robert Altman

    1 Episode

  9. Gene Hackman as

    Gene Hackman

    1 Episode

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Last Season

Season 39

2013 | 1 Episode

Season 39 of The South Bank Show premiered on April 18, 2013.

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The South Bank Show
The South Bank Show


Status Returning Series


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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