Home / Series / HARDtalk / Aired Order /

Season 2015

When available, episode names will be translated into your preferred language. Otherwise they will be shown using the series' origin language.
Name First Aired Runtime Image Certified
S2015E01 Rory Stewart - Chair of UK Defence Select Committee
January 6, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E02 Yehuda Glick
January 7, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E03 Costas Lapavitsas
January 8, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E04 Bruno Macaes - Portugal's secretary of state for Europe
January 13, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E05 Flemming Rose - Cultural Editor, Jyllands-Posten
January 14, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E06 Richard Barrett, Former Director of Global Counter Terrorism Operations, UK
January 15, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E07 Suha Arafat - Widow of Yasser Arafat
January 19, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E08 Werner Herzog - Film Director
January 20, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E09 Wu'er Kaixi - Chinese dissident
January 21, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E10 Luigi Zingales - economist
January 22, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E11 Robbie Rogers - Footballer
January 26, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E12 Moazzam Begg
January 27, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E13 Lukman Faily - Iraqi Ambassador to the United States
January 28, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E14 Jay Naidoo - Political and social activist
January 30, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E15 Pierre Moscovici - EU Finance Commissioner
February 2, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E16 Anne Glover - Former EU Chief Scientific Advisor
February 3, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E17 Juan Mendez, United Nations' Special Rapporteur on Torture
February 4, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E18 Andrey Kurkov
February 6, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E19 Kenneth Roth - Executive Director, Human Rights Watch
February 9, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E20 General Asad Durrani
February 11, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E21 Gebran Bassil, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Emigrants, Lebanon
February 13, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E22 Bernd Lucke - Founder, Alternative For Germany
February 17, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E23 Tef Poe - Rapper and Activist
February 18, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E24 Vadym Prystaiko - Deputy Foreign Minister, Ukraine
February 24, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E25 Michael Fuchs - Senior Economic Adviser to Chancellor Angela Merkel
February 26, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E26 Professor Robert Winston - Scientist
March 2, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E27 Aimen Dean
March 3, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E28 Baroness Warsi, Former Faith and Communities Minister, UK
March 4, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E29 Osita Chidoka - Minsiter for Aviation, Nigeria
March 6, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E30 Neil Woodford - Fund Manager
March 9, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E31 On the Road in the Philippines
March 10, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E32 Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle
March 11, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E33 Lord Levy, former Middle East envoy and Labour party fundraiser
March 13, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E34 Raja Shehadeh, Palestinian Human Rights Activist and Writer
March 16, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E35 Douglas Carswell MP, UK Independence Party
March 17, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E36 General Sir Richard Shirreff, former deputy supreme allied commander, Nato
March 17, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E37 David Laws MP, Liberal Democrat Minister
March 18, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E38 Mark Millar - Comic book author
March 24, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E39 Nick Hanauer - Venture Capitalist
March 25, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E40 Benny Tai - Hong Kong Democracy Activist
March 30, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E41 John Caudwell - Billionaire businessman
March 31, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E42 Nile Rodgers - Music Producer
April 1, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E43 Mohammed AlHussaini Al Sharif - Chief Representative of the Arab League in the USA
April 3, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E44 Valerie Amos - UN Under Sec-Gen for Humanitarian Affairs
April 7, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E45 Maria Corina Machado - Venezuelan opposition politician
April 8, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E46 Justin Forsyth - Chief Executive, Save the Children UK
April 10, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E47 Brandon Bryant - Former US Drone Operator
April 13, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E48 Jean-Claude Trichet - President European Central Bank, 2003-2011
April 14, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E49 Pippa Malmgren - Economist and technology entrepreneur
April 15, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E50 Leslee Udwin, Producer and Director of India's Daughter
April 20, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E51 Isaac Herzog - Chairman of the Labor Party, Israel
April 21, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E52 Irvine Welsh - Author
April 22, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E53 Kayode Fayemi - Chief Strategist to Nigeria's President-Elect
April 27, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E54 Philip Nitschke - Founder and Director of Exit International
April 28, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E55 Vladimir Ashurkov - Central Council member of the Progress Party, Russia
April 29, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E56 Dr Richard Haass - President of the Council on Foreign Relations
May 5, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E57 Maria Luís Albuquerque
May 6, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E58 Amr Darrag - Former Egyptian Minister, Freedom and Justice Party
May 11, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E59 12/05/2015
May 12, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E60 Sergio Jaramillo - Colombia's High Commissioner for Peace
May 13, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E61 Don McLean - Singer-songwriter
May 14, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E62 Jonathan Moyo - Information Minister, Zimbabwe
May 18, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E63 HARDtalk on the Road - South Africa
May 19, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E64 Pravin Gordhan
May 20, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E65 Emma Sky - Political Advisor to the Commander of US Forces in Iraq (2007 - 2010)
May 22, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E66 Mohamed Ibn Chambas - UN Special Representative for West Africa
May 26, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E67 Saeb Erekat
May 27, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E68 Colm Tóibín - Author
May 29, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E69 Guy Verhofstadt, Alliance of Liberals & Democrats for Europe
June 1, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E70 Wu Jianmin, Foreign Policy Advisory Group, Chinese Foreign Ministry
June 2, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E71 Linda Thomas-Greenfield, Assistant Secretary of State for African Affairs
June 3, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E72 Mahmoud Jibril, Former interim Prime Minister
June 4, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E73 Alexei Sorokin - Chief of Russia's World Cup Organising Committee
June 8, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E74 Alexei Ulyukayev - Russia's Minister for Economic Development
June 9, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E75 Jose Manuel Barroso - President of the European Commission 2004 - 2014
June 11, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E76 Ghazi Salahuddin Atabani - President of the Reform Now Movement, Sudan
June 15, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E77 Frances O'Grady - General Secretary of Trade Union Congress, UK
June 15, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E78 Etyen Mahçupyan - Former Senior Adviser to Turkey's Prime Minister
June 16, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E79 Julia Gillard - prime minister of Australia 2010 - 2013
June 17, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E80 Susan Pollack - Holocaust Survivor
June 22, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E81 Hugh Masekela - Musician and Activist
June 23, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E82 Bernard Jenkin
June 24, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E83 Sir Martin Sorrell - Founder, WPP
June 25, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E84 Jürgen Todenhöfer - Writer and Filmmaker
June 29, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E85 Mmusi Maimane - Leader of South Africa's Democratic Alliance
June 30, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E86 Giorgos Katrougalos, Minister for Administrative Reform
July 1, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E87 Philip Gordon - White House coordinator for Middle East policy, 2013 - 2015
July 6, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E88 William Schabas - Former Head of UN Human Rights Council Commission of Inquiry into Events in Gaza in 2014
July 7, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E89 Valdis Dombrovskis
July 9, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E90 Roberto Saviano - Author
July 13, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E91 Mikheil Saakashvili - Governor of Odessa Region, Ukraine
July 14, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E92 Kellie Maloney - Boxing Promoter
July 15, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E93 HARDtalk on the Road: Russia
July 16, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E94 Jens Stoltenberg - Secretary General of NATO
July 20, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E95 Yassine Brahim - Minister for Development, Tunisia
July 21, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E96 Bryan Stevenson - Executive Director, Equal Justice Initiative
July 22, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E97 David Howman, Director General, World Anti-Doping Agency
July 23, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E98 Marc Quinn, Artist
July 27, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E99 Stathis Kouvelakis
July 28, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E100 Tim Loughton, MP for Worthing East and Shoreham, UK, in discussion with Philippe Mignonet, deputy mayor of Calais, France
August 3, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E101 Ertugrul Kurkcu - Honorary President People's Democratic Party
August 6, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E102 Sylvie Guillem - Ballet Dancer
August 10, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E103 The Future of Socialism
September 2, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E104 Barbara Hulanicki, Fashion designer
September 3, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E105 Nikola Poposki
September 3, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E106 Catherine McCartney - sister of Robert McCartney, murdered in Belfast, 2005.
September 8, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E107 Raul Romeva, Together for Yes coalition, Catalonia, Spain
September 9, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E108 Nick Bostrom, Director of The Future of Humanity Institute
September 14, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E109 Aref Ali Nayed, Libyan Ambassador to the United Arab Emirates
September 15, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E110 Broadcaster Paul Gambaccini
September 15, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E111 Andrew Forrest, Chairman, Fortescue Metals Group
September 17, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E112 Tinatin Khidasheli
September 21, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E113 Crispin Blunt MP
September 22, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E114 Noman Benotman, President of Quilliam Foundation
September 23, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E115 Peter Szijjarto
September 24, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E116 Emmanuel Macron, Minister of Economy, France
September 28, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E117 Ayman Asfari
September 29, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E118 Michael Nazir-Ali, Anglican Bishop
September 30, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E119 Mohamed Fahmy
October 1, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E120 Jean-Marie Le Pen
October 5, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E121 Dimitris Avramopoulos, EU commissioner for Migration and Home Affairs.
October 6, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E122 Don McCullin, Photographer
October 7, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E123 Jonathan Franzen, Novelist
October 8, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E124 Ursula von der Leyen, German Defence Minister
October 12, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E125 Lord Weidenfeld, Chairman, Weidenfeld and Nicolson
October 13, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E126 Dr Joanne Liu, President of Médecins Sans Frontières
October 14, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E127 Eric Cantor - Former House Majority Leader, US Republican Party
October 15, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E128 Robert S Ford - US Ambassador to Syria (2011-2014)
October 19, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E129 Richard Leakey - Chairman of the Kenya Wildlife Service
October 21, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E130 Yair Lapid - Leader, Yesh Atid Party, Israel
October 21, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E131 Dmitry Peskov, Spokesman for Vladimir Putin
October 23, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E132 Ben Bernanke, Former Chairman, US Federal Reserve
October 26, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E133 Riyad Mansour, Palestinian Ambassador to United Nations
October 27, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E134 Matthew Barzun, US Ambassador to the UK
October 28, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E135 Lord Mandelson - Former Labour Government Minister, UK
November 3, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E136 Saeb Erekat, secretary general, Palestine Liberation Organisation
November 4, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E137 Len McCluskey, General Secretary, Unite the Union
November 9, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E138 Nicolas Henin, Journalist and Former Hostage
November 11, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E139 Nigel Owens - International Rugby Union Referee
November 12, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E140 Celso Amorim - Brazilian Government Minister (2003 - January 2015)
November 16, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E141 Admiral James Stavridis - Former NATO Supreme Allied Commander, Europe
November 17, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E142 Juan Manuel Santos, President of Colombia
November 19, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E143 HARDtalk on the Road in Puerto Rico
November 30, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E144 Julius Malema, Commander-in-Chief, Economic Freedom Fighters, South Africa
December 1, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E145 Frank Habineza, Leader, Democratic Green Party, Rwanda
December 2, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E146 Monzer Akbik, member of the Syrian National Coalition
December 3, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E147 Peter Mutharika, President of Malawi
December 7, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E148 Hage Geingob, President of Namibia
December 8, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E149 Burt Reynolds, actor
December 9, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E150 Ouided Bouchamaoui, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate
December 10, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E151 On the Road in Colombia
December 14, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E152 Tokyo Sexwale, Fifa Presidential Candidate
December 15, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E153 Archbishop Josiah Idowu-Fearon - Secretary General of the Anglican Communion
December 16, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E154 Lord Turner
December 17, 2015
BBC News
30
S2015E155 Review of the Year 2015
December 24, 2015
BBC News
30