Aidan Gillen as comedian Dave Allen in Dave Allen at Peace: while he looks the part, he’s not a atural comic actor

If your life story is inadequate, a young Dave Allen is advised early in the course of his own, it’s up to you to improve it. Or, to quote the Irish c(...)

Quacks: ‘Some say the more bloody the coat, the greater the surgeon’

There’s a throwaway joke in Star Trek IV – the “save the whales” instalment – in which the crew find themselves on Earth in 1986. Bones, the ship’s do(...)