What next for GB News after Andrew Neil quits?
Andrew Neil and Nigel Farage
In Depth

What next for GB News after Andrew Neil quits?

Veteran broadcaster presented only eight programmes for the floundering station
14 Sep 2021
TV crime dramas to watch in 2021
Martin Compston in Vigil
In Review

TV crime dramas to watch in 2021

Vigil, Grace and Time are on this year’s must-binge list
8 Sep 2021
The X Factor: farewell to Simon Cowell’s talent circus
Simon Cowell being interviewed
In Brief

The X Factor: farewell to Simon Cowell’s talent circus

The talent show hadn’t actually been on air since 2018, but its death knell was officially sounded last week
6 Aug 2021
‘Time is right’ for Netflix to get into gaming 
Netflix original Stranger Things has been made into a video game series
Behind the scenes

‘Time is right’ for Netflix to get into gaming 

Streaming service looks beyond TV and film after membership growth slows
21 Jul 2021
Nigel Farage’s GB News debut: ‘juicy and dripping’ or ‘mind-numbingly boring’?
Nigel Farage on GB News
In Review

Nigel Farage’s GB News debut: ‘juicy and dripping’ or ‘mind-numbingly boring’?

Former UKIP leader drafted in to revive channel’s plummeting viewing figures
20 Jul 2021
Love Island reviews: ‘stomach-churningly fascinating’ or just all at sea?
Love Island contestants
In Review

Love Island reviews: ‘stomach-churningly fascinating’ or just all at sea?

Reality show lands zero star rating - but others argue it’s just what the doctor ordered for Covid-wearing nation
29 Jun 2021
Together: ‘an absolute wonder’
James McAvoy and Sharon Horgan in Together
In Review

Together: ‘an absolute wonder’

Sharon Horgan and James McAvoy give it ‘their understated all’ in BBC2’s feature-length drama
25 Jun 2021

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Eight TV shows to watch out for this summer
A still from Nine Perfect Strangers starring Nicole Kidman
In Depth

Eight TV shows to watch out for this summer

We can’t go on holiday and the weather is bleak - but at least we have some great telly to look forward to
22 Jun 2021
What did the critics make of Friends: The Reunion?
Friends: The Reunion
Expert’s view

What did the critics make of Friends: The Reunion?

The two-hour special aired 17 years after the hit sitcom ended
3 Jun 2021
The Mitfords: the Kardashians of their day
The Mitford sisters
In Depth

The Mitfords: the Kardashians of their day

Nancy Mitford’s comic novel The Pursuit of Love, newly adapted for the BBC, mythologised her family as a group of adorable oddballs. But what was the …
24 May 2021
Eurovision 2021: what are the rules and who’s going to win?
Malta’s Destiny Chukunyere at the semi-final on Tuesday at the Ahoy arena in Rotterdam
In Brief

Eurovision 2021: what are the rules and who’s going to win?

Bookmakers have a clear favourite to claim the title - with the UK as a rank outsider
19 May 2021
Podcasts: on crime and punishment
The Lazarus Heist
In Review

Podcasts: on crime and punishment

Featuring Life Jolt, Prison Bag, Prison Break and The Lazarus Heist
14 May 2021
Halston icon: trailblazing model Pat Cleveland
Halston starring Ewan McGregor
The big interview

Halston icon: trailblazing model Pat Cleveland

To mark the release of the new Netflix series, we speak to one of the legendary designer’s most famous ‘Halstonettes’
13 May 2021
Podcasts: middle age, sport and criminal minds
Lindsey Hilsum: a “total blast” on The Shift podcast
In Review

Podcasts: middle age, sport and criminal minds

Featuring The Shift, Letters From A Killer, Tailenders and more
7 May 2021
Podcasts: sleep, fraud and lexophilia
Cassell’s Book of Birds
In Review

Podcasts: sleep, fraud and lexophilia

Featuring The Sink: A Sleep Aid, Boring Books for Bedtime, The Improvement Association and more
30 Apr 2021
Podcasts: exploring work strife and faked deaths
Alice Fiennes and Poppy Damon: exploring pseudocide
In Review

Podcasts: exploring work strife and faked deaths

Featuring Pseudocide, How’s Work?, and The Rob Auton Daily Podcast
23 Apr 2021
Podcasts: spies, grief and rock ‘n’ roll 
Spy Affair’s Maria Butina: a tale of ‘sex, lies and guns’
In Review

Podcasts: spies, grief and rock ‘n’ roll 

Featuring Spy Affair, Griefcast, Criminal, and Laura Barton’s Notes on Music
16 Apr 2021
Podcasts: Private Eye, cinema, and being human 
I Was There Too: celebrating the bit-part stars of films like Speed
In Review

Podcasts: Private Eye, cinema, and being human 

Featuring I Was There Too, Page 94, The Rewatchables, and Boot Camp for the Brain
9 Apr 2021
Lupin: the French series taking Netflix by storm
Lupin Netflix
In Review

Lupin: the French series taking Netflix by storm

It’s good, slick escapism, and easily binged in a day
5 Feb 2021
How Netflix netted 200 million subscribers
The Crown season four Netflix
Behind the scenes

How Netflix netted 200 million subscribers

Popular shows like The Crown are helping to drive revenues and profits - but the competition is also growing
20 Jan 2021
Bridgerton review: where Jane Austen meets Dallas
Bridgerton Netflix
In Review

Bridgerton review: where Jane Austen meets Dallas

What the critics think of Netflix’s regency romance
15 Jan 2021
Five ways David Bowie changed the world
Wall portrait of David Bowie
In Review

Five ways David Bowie changed the world

Looking back on a legendary legacy on the singer’s birthday and the anniversary of his death
8 Jan 2021
Sports documentaries and TV shows you can stream right now
The Last Dance
In Focus

Sports documentaries and TV shows you can stream right now

There’s hours of sports entertainment to binge-watch at home
18 Dec 2020
Sport on TV: Christmas and New Year listings
Football fixtures Christmas 2020
The big match

Sport on TV: Christmas and New Year listings

Enjoy a feast of festive football in the action-packed sporting season
15 Dec 2020
Ten sports films to watch on Netflix and Amazon
Taron Egerton and Hugh Jackman star in Eddie the Eagle
In Focus

Ten sports films to watch on Netflix and Amazon

From Eddie the Eagle to Happy Gilmore there’s many sporting movies to enjoy
15 Dec 2020
The best documentaries of 2020
Tiger King
In Depth

The best documentaries of 2020

From Tiger King to The Last Dance - here’s the must-watch list
14 Dec 2020
Best Netflix shows of 2020
the_crown_season_four_netflix_review.jpg
In Brief

Best Netflix shows of 2020

From The Crown to The Money Heist we pick out what to stream
20 Nov 2020
BBC to investigate Princess Diana 1995 tell-all interview
Martin Bashir
In Brief

BBC to investigate Princess Diana 1995 tell-all interview

Martin Bashir accused of using faked bank statements to secure the Panorama chat
4 Nov 2020
Is the BBC really biased?
BBC
In Depth

Is the BBC really biased?

Broadcasting boss says age plays a role in perception of left- and right-wing favour
21 Oct 2020
Why everyone’s talking about Alex Scott and QoS
Ex-Arsenal Ladies and England footballer Alex Scott is a pundit for BBC Sport and Sky Sports
In Depth

Why everyone’s talking about Alex Scott and QoS

Scott is being ‘lined up’ to replace Sue Barker as host of the BBC’s sports quiz show
17 Sep 2020
Sky Arts: must-watch shows and documentaries
Goldie: The Art That Made Me
In Depth

Sky Arts: must-watch shows and documentaries

TV channel dedicated to arts and culture goes free-to-air this week
15 Sep 2020
New BBC chief warns ‘partisan’ staff of Twitter crackdown
BBC
In Brief

New BBC chief warns ‘partisan’ staff of Twitter crackdown

Director-general Tim Davie says ‘campaigners’ not welcome at the corporation
4 Sep 2020
TV licence: what are the pros and cons?
BBC
In Depth

TV licence: what are the pros and cons?

As streaming increases and enforcement declines fewer people are paying up
11 May 2020
When will the world run out of new movies and TV shows?
Stranger Things
In Depth

When will the world run out of new movies and TV shows?

Entertainment industry in crisis as coronavirus pandemic brings filming to a halt worldwide
11 May 2020
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