Aired Sunday March 10, 12:20am - 1:20amon Sky Arts

Classic Albums

Duran Duran: Rio

Series looking at the creation of classic albums goes behind Duran Duran's `Rio', an optimistic, celebratory and uniquely visual album which catapulted the band to global success against a backdrop of Thatcher's Britain - a time of riots, unemployment and the Falklands conflict. The programme tells the story behind the writing, recording and subsequent success of Rio through interviews with members of the band.

Documentary / Music
Original air date
Cast and crew
  • George ScottDirector