Getting Personal with Hamza Shaikh
Presenter Deepa Shastri meets graduate Hamza Shaikh who is often mistaken for a child.
Interview programme. Deepa Shastri meets Hamza Shaikh, a recent graduate who is ready to step into adulthood, but is held back by how people see him; due to a growth hormone disorder, Hamza is just over three foot all and has a childlike face. Deepa finds out more about Hamza's life, his family and friends, and what his hopes for the future are. He wants to be as independent as possible, but as he can only go out with an escort, what will the ultimate solution be? Produced and directed by Cathy Heffernan; a Drummer TV production for BSLBT.
Getting Personal with Richard D France
Deepa Shastri talks to Richard D France about his life, mental health and suicide attempts. [Note: this programme deals with mental health and suicide.]
Getting Personal with Sophie Stone
Deepa Shastri meets RADA-trained actor Sophie Stone. [Note: this programme deals with abuse and addiction.]
Getting Personal with Pierce Starre
This time, presenter Deepa Shastri meets performance artist and CODA Pierce Starre. [Note: this programme mentions bullying.]
Getting Personal with Paula Garfield
Deepa Shastri meets theatre director Paula Garfield. [Note: this programme deals with mental health and suicide.]