Culture

Hullraisers proves that Hull is intrinsically funny
TV

Hullraisers proves that Hull is intrinsically funny

Downton Abbey: A New Era – ‘It’s got such a big heart, this movie’
TV

Downton Abbey: A New Era – ‘It’s got such a big heart, this movie’

Fight Night by Miriam Toews review: The funniest, smartest novel you’ll read this year
Book review

Fight Night by Miriam Toews review: The funniest, smartest novel you’ll read this year

Ben Okri: ‘War taught me as a kid that there is no certainty in this world’
Books

Ben Okri: ‘War taught me as a kid that there is no certainty in this world’

The story of Chervona Ruta – Ukraine’s pop song of resistance
Music

The story of Chervona Ruta – Ukraine’s pop song of resistance

Channing Tatum was seemingly engineered in a lab to give uncomplicated pleasures to audiences
Film

Channing Tatum was seemingly engineered in a lab to give uncomplicated pleasures to audiences

Kit Connor: ‘Heartstopper is a love story above all else’
Heartstopper

Kit Connor: ‘Heartstopper is a love story above all else’

This week’s Big TV: Gaslit, Chivalry, Tan France: Beauty and the Bleach, Life After Life and Heartstopper
What to watch

This week’s Big TV: Gaslit, Chivalry, Tan France: Beauty and the Bleach, Life After Life and Heartstopper

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Ai-Da: Meet the robot artist exhibiting at the Venice Biennale
Art

Ai-Da: Meet the robot artist exhibiting at the Venice Biennale

Thomasin McKenzie and Sian Clifford compare acting to their new series Life After Life
TV

Thomasin McKenzie and Sian Clifford compare acting to their new series Life After Life

The Wonders by Elena Medel review: a gripping portrayal of poverty and powerlessness
Book review

The Wonders by Elena Medel review: a gripping portrayal of poverty and powerlessness

Derry Girls: ‘What Lisa McGee has done is change the path for all Derry girls going forward’
TV

Derry Girls: ‘What Lisa McGee has done is change the path for all Derry girls going forward’

Why we need to talk about Anatomy of a Scandal according to Michelle Dockery and Naomi Scott
TV

Why we need to talk about Anatomy of a Scandal according to Michelle Dockery and Naomi Scott

Peter Mullan: ‘This is a party who single-handedly created food banks. That should be on the collective Tory gravestone’
TV

Peter Mullan: ‘This is a party who single-handedly created food banks. That should be on the collective Tory gravestone’

How Anya Taylor-Joy cornered the Complex Female Character market
Film

How Anya Taylor-Joy cornered the Complex Female Character market

Jimmy Webb: ‘I came pretty close to the edge of the abyss on a number of occasions’
Music

Jimmy Webb: ‘I came pretty close to the edge of the abyss on a number of occasions’

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Sienna Miller: ‘This is the right time for a show like Anatomy of a Scandal’
Anatomy of a Scandal

Sienna Miller: ‘This is the right time for a show like Anatomy of a Scandal’

Reggae has become an international language, synonymous with peace, love and justice
Music

Reggae has become an international language, synonymous with peace, love and justice

Call Me: Johnny Marr in conversation with Debbie Harry and Chris Stein
Music

Call Me: Johnny Marr in conversation with Debbie Harry and Chris Stein

Derry Girls: ‘We did the last series for the fans. Our major ambition is to say goodbye to these characters in the way that they deserved’
TV

Derry Girls: ‘We did the last series for the fans. Our major ambition is to say goodbye to these characters in the way that they deserved’

This week’s Big TV picks: Derry Girls, Doctor Who, Muhammad Ali and Why Didn’t They Ask Evans
TV

This week’s Big TV picks: Derry Girls, Doctor Who, Muhammad Ali and Why Didn’t They Ask Evans

5 things we can learn from Freeze the Fear with Wim Hof
TV

5 things we can learn from Freeze the Fear with Wim Hof

JJ Chalmers: ‘In some ways, it’s like I was born again after Afghanistan’
TV

JJ Chalmers: ‘In some ways, it’s like I was born again after Afghanistan’

Bertie Carvel on playing Donald Trump: ‘It’s going to be a huge success. I feel confident saying that to you.’
Theatre

Bertie Carvel on playing Donald Trump: ‘It’s going to be a huge success. I feel confident saying that to you.’

Fearne Cotton, Kojey Radical and Leigh Francis artworks up for fund-raising auction for Big Issue vendors
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Fearne Cotton, Kojey Radical and Leigh Francis artworks up for fund-raising auction for Big Issue vendors

Why classical club night concerts are now the hottest ticket
Music

Why classical club night concerts are now the hottest ticket

Paddy Considine: ‘I feel like my life is a series of beautiful interventions’
Music

Paddy Considine: ‘I feel like my life is a series of beautiful interventions’

Is It Cake? on Netflix is perfect for frazzled, post-pandemic jelly-brains
TV

Is It Cake? on Netflix is perfect for frazzled, post-pandemic jelly-brains

Harrow by Joy Williams review: A nihilistic vision of a joyless future
Book review

Harrow by Joy Williams review: A nihilistic vision of a joyless future

The BBC is one of the last decent things standing. And BBC 6 Music is a jewel in its crown.
Radio

The BBC is one of the last decent things standing. And BBC 6 Music is a jewel in its crown.

‘What you really love to do will keep you going’: Remembering June Brown, EastEnders’ iconic Dot Cotton
TV

‘What you really love to do will keep you going’: Remembering June Brown, EastEnders’ iconic Dot Cotton

Lisa McGee: ‘Writing Derry Girls, I’ve realised I really like teenagers’
TV

Lisa McGee: ‘Writing Derry Girls, I’ve realised I really like teenagers’

This week’s Big TV picks: Art That Made Us, Hacks, Slow Horses and The Andy Warhol Diaries
TV

This week’s Big TV picks: Art That Made Us, Hacks, Slow Horses and The Andy Warhol Diaries

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