Next Episode of Urban Myths is
Our Urban Myths are stories that have been passed down over time and have now become part of urban folklore. But are they true? We take a slightly tongue in cheek, mischievous – and deliberately ambiguous – look at what might have happened...
This fictionalised comedy joins dashing Hollywood film star Cary Grant and renowned psychologist Timothy Leary on the set of Alfred Hitchcock's 1959 thriller North By Northwest.
In the early 1980s, after his recent and high profile defeat to Larry Holmes, boxing legend Muhammad Ali takes it upon himself to talk a suicidal stranger down from a ledge. Using his unique brand of wit and wisdom, he succeeds in persuading the man that life is worth living, and learns a huge amount about himself in the process.
A comedy about The Sex Pistols' infamous 1976 appearance on the early evening Bill Grundy show, when they outraged a nation with their four-letter tirade, heralding the arrival of punk rock.
Salvador Dali summons Alice Cooper to sit for him whilst he creates a hologram. A comedic exploration of the moment when these two egos - and Dali's muse Gala - collide.
Joseph Fiennes(Michael Jackson)
Aidan Gillen(Dr. Leary)
Iwan Rheon(Adolf Hitler)
Stockard Channing(Elizabeth Taylor)
Eddie Marsan(Bob Dylan)
Brian Cox(Marlon Brando)
David Threlfall(Samuel Beckett)
Ben Chaplin(Cary Grant)
Rupert Grint(Hitler's Friend)
Looks like something went completely wrong!
But don't worry - it can happen to the best of us,
- and it just happened to you.
Please try again later or contact us.