Samira Ahmed presents BBC Proms 2016: Barenboim Conducts the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra on Sunday 28th August at 7pm on BBC Four.
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Congratulations to Samira Ahmed whose BBC Four series The Art of Persia drew a huge number of viewers and some significant previews and reviews in national newspapers. The series was also supported by famous fan Michael Palin who wrote to Samira to praise the programmes.
Samira Ahmed takes viewers on a remarkable journey to places rarely seen as she travels through Iran to tell the story of its complex and fascinating people, culture and history. Tune in on Monday 15th September at 9pm on BBC Four as she presents, Art of Persia.
Congratulations to Harry Wallop and Samira Ahmed for two fantastic award nominations. Harry’s Dispatches: Secrets of Cadbury for Channel 4 has been shortlisted for the Wincott Video Journalism of the Year Award whilst Samira’s interview with Terry Waite on Out of the Silence for BBC World Service…