The World's Most Expensive Toys takes us inside the world of the craftsmen and inventors whose job it is to realise the dreams of Britain's billionaires. From rocking horses covered in over 82,000 Swarovski crystals to £25,000 doll's houses, this documentary meets the craftsmen and inventors creating toys for the children of Britain's super-rich.
The story of how our world was changed by people we have never heard of, transforming our lives without us realising it had even happened. Across three episodes topics such as health, money and work are examined, looking at the deals that have transformed the way we talk about and treat mental health, a look at how tech giants brought about the digital payment revolution, and a look at how work transformed from being what we did to who we are.
Documentary maker Louis Theroux travels to America to investigate the Church of Scientology, a religion he has long had a fascination with. Unsurprised when his request to enter the Church's headquarters or speak to members of the mysterious organisation is turned down, he instead tracks down former members of this controversial organisation and uncomfortably recreates some extreme experiences.
Sounds Like Friday Night bursts onto screens, broadcasting live from the iconic BBC Television Centre in White City, London. Fronted by Radio 1 DJ and presenter Greg James with Radio 1 Xtra's Dotty, each week they will be sharing presenting duties with a different music artist who will complete the hosting line up and sprinkling their own stardust over proceedings and making every episode a complete one-off.
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