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How London Made Us

Robert Elms & Johnny Harris

Robert Elms and Johnny Harris met on December 17th, 2019 at Morley Radio and had an insightful conversation about how London has shaped their lives and careers.


Robert Elms is an English writer and broadcaster currently known for his long-running radio show on BBC London 94.9 FM. His latest book ‘London Made Us’ gives a very unique view of a forever changing London at a particular period of Elm’s life. It has been described as “a love letter to the capital”.


Johnny Harris is an English actor, screenwriter, producer and director best known for his roles in film and television, including JawboneTroy: Fall of a CityThis is England ’86Snow White and the HuntsmanFortitudeMonsters: Dark ContinentThe FadesWelcome to the Punch, and London to Brighton. The film Jawbone, written and starred by Harris has been describes as “an extraordinarily human tale of suffering and redemption against the backdrop of London.”