Clarke Peters

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Dafne Keen as the headstrong, rebellious, adored Lyra Belacqua

There’s something immediately familiar about Lyra Belacqua, the young hero of Philip Pullman’s trilogy of novels, His Dark Materials (BBC One, Sunday,(...)

Mica Paris in Fame the Musical

MICA PARIS REACHED DIZZY HEIGHTS AS A POP STAR. THAT SPELL OF FAME ENDED ON A SOUR NOTE, BUT HUGE RESERVES OF TALENT AND ATTITUDE SAW HER THROUGH. S(...)

Michael B Jordan, Tray Chaney, Larry Gilliard Jr and JD Williams in season one of The Wire. Photograph: HBO/The Guardian

When, in 2001, the actor Frankie Faison accepted the role of deputy commissioner Ervin Burrell in a new HBO drama called The Wire, he thought he was s(...)