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Why now is the perfect time to rewatch Our Friends In The North – one of the greatest TV series of all time
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Why now is the perfect time to rewatch Our Friends In The North – one of the greatest TV series of all time

Our Friends In The North is about change, and once again Britain is in the midst of great change, writes Big Issue TV editor Adrian Lobb

This England: Does Kenneth Branagh let Boris Johnson off the hook?
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This England: Does Kenneth Branagh let Boris Johnson off the hook?

This England, starring Kenneth Branagh as Boris Johnson, shows the early days of the pandemic. It will trigger sorrow and fury. But are we ready?

Jeff Bridges: ‘I had cancer and Covid. I was facing my mortality’
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Jeff Bridges: ‘I had cancer and Covid. I was facing my mortality’

Ahead of Disney+’s The Old Man, Jeff Bridges talks about how he overcame a frightening health scare and why he’s fighting child hunger

‘I just want to represent real people’ – Lydia West talks Inside Man, It’s A Sin and the cost-of-living crisis
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‘I just want to represent real people’ – Lydia West talks Inside Man, It’s A Sin and the cost-of-living crisis

‘Sherwood is important. It forces people to remember that the political is personal’
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‘Sherwood is important. It forces people to remember that the political is personal’

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Kathryn Hahn: ‘Looking at Paul Rudd is like staring at the sun’
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Kathryn Hahn: ‘Looking at Paul Rudd is like staring at the sun’

Win DVD boxsets including Inspector Montalbano, The Windsors and The Fall
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Win DVD boxsets including Inspector Montalbano, The Windsors and The Fall

Christopher Eccleston: ‘TV is ignoring people with learning difficulties’
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Christopher Eccleston: ‘TV is ignoring people with learning difficulties’

Stranger Things’ Sean Astin: “We’re all living in the Upside Down right now”
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Stranger Things’ Sean Astin: “We’re all living in the Upside Down right now”

Kit Harington: ‘What do I want to do after Game of Thrones?’
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Kit Harington: ‘What do I want to do after Game of Thrones?’

Win Bones: The Complete Series 1-12 on DVD – plus an official set prop!
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Win Bones: The Complete Series 1-12 on DVD – plus an official set prop!

Richard Dormer: “Rellik constantly keeps you on your toes”
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Richard Dormer: “Rellik constantly keeps you on your toes”

Win American Horror Story: Roanoke on DVD
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Win American Horror Story: Roanoke on DVD

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Jason Bateman: “Everyone just can’t wait for Trump’s downfall”
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Jason Bateman: “Everyone just can’t wait for Trump’s downfall”

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