The Long Lunch: In case you missed it

Long Lunch 24/05/2018

In case you missed it, here's a look back at some of our favourite bits from The Long Lunch with Wendyl Nissen on Thursday 24th May 2018.

Edible Paradise: Growing The Food Forest Revolution 

Photo: Rich Humphreys

Rich Humphreys is the director of the new documentary Edible Paradise: Growing The Food Forest Revolution screening at the DocEdge festival in Auckland on June 1st & 3rd. 

He talks about what drove him to devote five years of his life to documenting Canterbury’s post-quake dream to green the redzone and the quest to save valuable heritage fruit and nut varieties from the bulldozers. #edibleparadise // @localisingfood 

Health Mind and Body: How to stay fit, well and motivated this winter

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Rachel Grunwell, an award-winning writer and speaker is our Health, Mind and Body guest today.

She takes a look at the best ways to stay fit, motivated and healthy now that winter is just around the corner.

Hollywood gossip with Marc Malkin

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Marc Malkin is an entertainment and pop culture junkie.

He most recently spent more than a decade at E! News, where he earned two Emmy nominations and became one of Hollywood's most recognizable on-air correspondents.

Today's topics:

He just saw sneak peek. It’s Ryan Murphy’s new series about the ballroom scene in New York in 1980s. It features the largest cast of trans actors and the soundtrack is filled with the likes of Donna Summer and Whitney Houston.

Idris Elba as the Hunchback of Notre Dame
This was just revealed that he will star and director modern retelling of the classic Victor Hugo novel.

Book Club
Just opened in the US and willl open later this summer in New Zealand.

The cast includes Diane Keaton, Jane Fonda, Mary Steenburgen and Canidce Bergen.

It's the tale of lifelong friends whose love lives are turned upside down when they start reading 50 Shades of Grey.

Movies and Bingewatching with Kate Rodger

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Newshub's entertainment editor Kate Rodger joins The Long Lunch with her picks for a new movie - Solo, a classic film - Close Encounters, and a series to binge - Fear the Walking Dead.

What to feed your fur baby

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Shalsee Vigeant, the Associate Veterinarian at VetCare Grey Lynn joins Wendyl Nissen looking at pet food.

Find out what you should and shouldn't feed your pets.

The Long Lunch with Wendyl Nissen, 12pm - 3pm on RadioLIVE and streaming live to the rova app on Android and iPhone.