Farewell to Spiral, the crème de la crème of Euro crime sagas

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Spoiler alert: this article contains details about seasons one to eight of Spiral, which concludes in the UK on BBC Four on Saturday. How do you sum up Spiral, Läs mer…

Lupin's Omar Sy: 'We wanted to show what the French are capable of'

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; “We wanted to show what the French were capable of in terms of making a series, but frankly we didn’t expect it to do what it has.” Omar Sy, Läs mer…

Bridgerton inspires rise in demand for classical pop song covers

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The success of Netflix’s Bridgerton has produced some unexpected trends, such as huge increases in people searching online for Regency fashion items including corsets. But the latest is a Läs mer…

How my Real Housewives addiction has seen me through the pandemic

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Already, 2021 has had no shortage of sobering moments. Armie Hammer (allegedly) being a cannibal. Azealia Banks boiling her dead cat. The pandemic refusing to evaporate like Cinderella’s stagecoach Läs mer…

The magic question: can a Harry Potter TV show work?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; When I saw the news, reported by the Hollywood Reporter, that HBO Max was in talks to develop live-action Harry Potter television series, all details and talent TBD, my Läs mer…

Black images matter: Shade, the powerful podcast unpicking the tumult of 2020

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Lou Mensah spent the 1990s working in PR but her favourite part of the job was not the to and fro with clients. What she really liked was meeting Läs mer…

An anonymous hotline for crimes big and small – podcasts of the week

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Picks of the week The Apology LineThe latest series from true crime powerhouse Wondery tells the story of a confessional hotline, and how it consumed the life of its Läs mer…

How to bring up children with joy and wonder – podcasts of the week

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Picks of the week Brown Baby (out from 20 Jan)Writer Nikesh Shukla, editor of the bestselling Good Immigrant anthology among other projects, hosts this new series about raising children Läs mer…

Catfish is a problematic, compelling cocktail – podcasts of the week

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Picks of the week Catfish: The PodcastThe acclaimed US indie doc turned ethical minefield of a TV series is now, as with 99% of existing intellectual property, also a Läs mer…

YouTube reverses TalkRadio ban for allegedly breaching content policy

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; YouTube has reversed a short-lived ban of the digital station TalkRadio from its platform, about 12 hours after it removed the organisation’s channel for what it said were breaches Läs mer…

Strictly sparkle delivered direct to your ears – podcasts of the week

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Picks of the week How Did We Get Here?Claudia Winkleman and psychologist Dr Tanya Byron recently concluded the second series of their podcast, with another on the way. Focusing Läs mer…