Thursday, May 20, 2010 | Categories: Q Weekly Update
MONDAY Sidney Poitier
TUESDAY Band of Horses
WEDNESDAY a ha
THURSDAY Katherine Jenkins
FRIDAY David Gray
Monday: Legendary, barrier-smashing actor Sidney Poitier. And, can a gay actor play a straight part? Plus, Q's sport-culture panel.
Tuesday: Band of Horses play live. And rising literary star Tom Rachman on his bestselling debut novel, The Imperfectionists. A tribute to late jazz pianist, Hank Jones. Plus, why Facebook is tracking user happiness.
Wednesday: A feature interview with Norwegian trio A-Ha. A Q debate on what to do with kid's book classics that are deemed racist. Plus, Mio Adilman's Download Down-Lo and Japan's History Girls.
Thursday: Katherine Jenkins: the Welsh singer drops by Studio Q. And we check in with two Q film faves, Cameron Bailey and Brian D. Johnson, at the Cannes festival in France. Plus, a Q Tube Team discussion on the ending of 24 and Lost.
Friday: American super-comedian Sarah Silverman talks about her new memoir, The Bedwetter: Stories of Courage, Redemption, and Pee. UK singer-songwriter David Gray is our Friday Live guest playing live throughout the show. Plus, Elvira Kurt's Hall of Shame and our Q media panel.