Christian Hook and a Painting of Alan

Alan has a picture of himself that Christian painted, one of many paintings Christian has done of Alan. But what's the story behind them? And how does it involve Studio 54, La Wally, and Vodka? Well you're about to find out.

Alan Cumming's Shelves is all about Alan Cumming and his shelves. There's lots of things on these shelves, oddities and artefacts from across Alan's life, and so each week he takes one of the curiosities off his shelf, and tells you all about it, with the help of some friends.


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