Television

Amina is a punk rocker: We Are Lady Parts is C4’s triumphant new comedy
TV

Amina is a punk rocker: We Are Lady Parts is C4’s triumphant new comedy

“I wanted to show Muslim women who are complicated, idiosyncratic, but full of joy and laughter,” says We Are Lady Parts creator Nida Manzoor as C4’s brilliant new comedy launches

Thaddea Graham, star of The Irregulars: ‘Representation is important’
TV

Thaddea Graham, star of The Irregulars: ‘Representation is important’

Netflix hit The Irregulars reimagines Sherlock Holmes’ gang of street kids for the 21st century. Breakout star Thaddea Graham applauds their diverse casting.

Documentaries about prisons everyone should see
TV

Documentaries about prisons everyone should see

The Big Issue TV introduces a playlist of documentaries showcasing the best and worst of the prison system globally

Darren McGarvey: ‘Poverty is not the problem, the problem is wealth’
TV

Darren McGarvey: ‘Poverty is not the problem, the problem is wealth’

Why BBC2’s The Investigation could change true crime drama forever
TV

Why BBC2’s The Investigation could change true crime drama forever

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Omari Douglas from It’s a Sin: ‘People like Roscoe shaped the gay landscape’
TV

Omari Douglas from It’s a Sin: ‘People like Roscoe shaped the gay landscape’

Seven reasons why It’s A Sin is the most important drama of 2021
TV

Seven reasons why It’s A Sin is the most important drama of 2021

Michael Sheen: ‘There is a moment of possibility to build back better’
TV

Michael Sheen: ‘There is a moment of possibility to build back better’

Daisy Edgar-Jones on the ‘topsy-turvy’ impact of Normal People
TV

Daisy Edgar-Jones on the ‘topsy-turvy’ impact of Normal People

Small Axe has become a unique cultural event for Black Britain
Opinion

Small Axe has become a unique cultural event for Black Britain

Nick Frost: We want the horror to be frightening and the comedy to be funny
TV

Nick Frost: We want the horror to be frightening and the comedy to be funny

Hayley Squires: ‘This country has a class problem. Always has, always will’
TV

Hayley Squires: ‘This country has a class problem. Always has, always will’

David Tennant on ‘Des’: This is about a failure of society
TV

David Tennant on ‘Des’: This is about a failure of society

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David Tennant: ‘This is about a failure of society’
TV

David Tennant: ‘This is about a failure of society’

Creature Comforts? Samuel West on the politics of All Creatures Great & Small
TV

Creature Comforts? Samuel West on the politics of All Creatures Great & Small

Jimmy McGovern is the latest writer to invoke The Big Issue to represent hope
TV

Jimmy McGovern is the latest writer to invoke The Big Issue to represent hope

Harriet Walter: The arts have been keeping us going, mentally and spiritually
TV

Harriet Walter: The arts have been keeping us going, mentally and spiritually

The BBC’s Salisbury Poisoning drama helps tackle stigma around homelessness
TV

The BBC’s Salisbury Poisoning drama helps tackle stigma around homelessness

André Holland: “I don’t ever want to do anything that diminishes my culture”
TV

André Holland: “I don’t ever want to do anything that diminishes my culture”

The A Word’s Sarah Gordy “We’re as complex and individual as the next person”
TV

The A Word’s Sarah Gordy “We’re as complex and individual as the next person”

Lennie James: How ‘Save Me Too’ avoids the usual tropes about the poor
TV

Lennie James: How ‘Save Me Too’ avoids the usual tropes about the poor

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Andrew Scott talks Fleabag’s ‘hot priest’ and his Cumberbatch reunion in 1917
TV

Andrew Scott talks Fleabag’s ‘hot priest’ and his Cumberbatch reunion in 1917

Man Like Mobeen’s Guz Khan: “use of food banks transcends all demographics”
TV

Man Like Mobeen’s Guz Khan: “use of food banks transcends all demographics”

Sex Education star Ncuti Gatwa: “I was homeless and working in Harrods”
TV

Sex Education star Ncuti Gatwa: “I was homeless and working in Harrods”

World On Fire’s Peter Bowker: I won’t have WWII rewritten by isolationists
TV

World On Fire’s Peter Bowker: I won’t have WWII rewritten by isolationists

Netflix’s Top Boy shows the scorched earth of Brexit Britain
TV

Netflix’s Top Boy shows the scorched earth of Brexit Britain

Mother’s Day star Daniel Mays: Colin & Wendy Parry show the power of humanity
TV

Mother’s Day star Daniel Mays: Colin & Wendy Parry show the power of humanity

The King and I: Christopher Eccleston on Sir Anthony Hopkins
TV

The King and I: Christopher Eccleston on Sir Anthony Hopkins

John Simm: “I wish women ran the whole world, don’t you?”
TV

John Simm: “I wish women ran the whole world, don’t you?”

The End Of The F***ing World – TV so good you’ll swear by it
TV

The End Of The F***ing World – TV so good you’ll swear by it

Celebrity Big Brother – reality TV has started to look worryingly real
TV

Celebrity Big Brother – reality TV has started to look worryingly real

Television: Kiri, Breadline and the shows to look out for in 2018
TV

Television: Kiri, Breadline and the shows to look out for in 2018

Jeremy Clarkson: “Speed makes people clever”
TV

Jeremy Clarkson: “Speed makes people clever”