Jeffrey Archer Author Jeffrey Archer is one of the world’s most successful authors. In this in depth interview, he explains his indifference to literary piracy, argues Sadiq Khan will be the next Labour PM, and takes responsibility.
Heidi Blake Investigations Editor, BuzzFeed Investigative journalist Heidi Blake argues we are in the ‘golden age’ of investigative journalism, and takes us behind the scenes of some of the biggest scandals of her career
Amy Bernstein Editor, Harvard Business Review Amy Bernstein, the Editor of Harvard Business Review reveals her predictions for the Next Big Thing in Business, defends the importance of embracing failure, and explains why Africa beats Apple.
Alastair Campbell Political communicator and strategist One of the architects of New Labour, Alastair played a pivotal role in Tony Blair's landslide victory in 1997. He talks about the behind-the-scenes mechanics of running the Prime Minister's media operation and gives us his view on the future direction of the Labour Party.
Sir Lynton Crosby Political Strategist Sir Lynton is credited with winning the 2015 UK General Election for the Conservatives. In this interview, he reveals the goings-on behind the scenes during the recent election, explains why he feels Boris has the skills to lead, and says why he thinks the Labour Party has now lost its way.
Bruce Daisley VP Europe, Twitter Bruce runs Twitter's business in Europe. He talks about their work to tackle trolls, the verification process, the legal challenges of differing censorship rules in multiple jurisdictions, and his plans to grow the business.
Perez Hilton Celebrity Blogger One of the biggest bloggers in the world, Perez explains what’s made “Hollywood’s Most Hated Website’ a success, and reveals his regrets over celebrity feuds
Katie Hopkins MailOnline columnist & LBC presenter Stalwart of a number of ‘celebrity’ TV shows, the right-wing firebrand is robustly challenged on her controversial views. Does she really believe much of what she says - or is it all to grab attention?
John Humphrys BBC Journalist and Presenter Having presented Mastermind for 12 years and the Today programme for more than 25 years, John talks us through his career, outlines a typical day on Today, and gives advice on how to survive his interviews.
Sir Trevor McDonald Journalist and News Anchor One of the best-known journalists in the UK, Sir Trevor has reported from some of the most dangerous places in the world. He condemns the media for an undue over-focus on 'balance' and reveals behind-the-scenes stories from his time on News at Ten, interviewing Saddam Hussein, Muammar Gaddafi, and Nelson Mandela.
Jacqui Smith Former Home Secretary Jacqui Smith was the first woman to hold the office of Home Secretary. Now a lobbyist and NHS executive, she describes being at the center of the expenses scandal and criticises the media for targeting women politicians.
Sir Martin Sorrell CEO, WPP Running the largest marketing and PR company in the world, Sir Martin describes how he built the business, offers insights into the current media landscape, and explains why he's worth every penny of his £60m pay packet.
Paul Staines "Guido Fawkes" Paul runs political blog Guido Fawkes, whose exposés have led to multiple resignations. He challenges the "cosy relationship" between politicians and lobby journalists, and discusses potential launches in India and Australia.
Mark Thompson CEO, New York Times The former Director-General weighs in on BBC’s challenges both past and present, reveals the demands on a Brit leading an iconic American newspaper, and attacks modern political language.
Jeremy Vine BBC Journalist and Presenter Jeremy's lunchtime show on BBC Radio 2 is Europe's most-listened-to news radio programme. In this extended interview, he explains how his daily radio show works behind the scenes and has candid advice for ambitious would-be presenters.
Jimmy Wales Founder, Wikipedia Jimmy talks through Wikipedia's whole journey from inception to today, now with 270 million daily views and 40 million articles in 293 languages and shares his plans for WikiTribune, his new website to combat fake news.