Iain Glen

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This Black Beauty works well enough as a bank-holiday entertainment in the style of mid-20th century Disney television.

One can easily imagine the world’s Black Beauty stans –“Beebies”, perhaps? – reacting with cautious optimism to the news that Kate Winslet was to voic(...)

Lena Headey at a Game Of Thrones premiere in Hollywood City. Photograph: Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic for HBO

Lena Headey has been an actor for the better part of three decades, but the experience has not eased the doubt she has in her abilities. And even near(...)

Mrs Wilson: Ruth Wilson in the period drama about her own family’s history

Shortly after the death of Alexander Wilson (Iain Glen), a learned military man who worked for the British Foreign Office (or MI6, depending strictly (...)

Ryan Tubridy and some helpers on the the Late Late Toy Show. Photograph: RTE

Death and Nightingales Monday, RTÉ One, 9.35pm & Wednesday, BBC Two, 9pm Jamie Dornan and Ann Skelly in Death And Nightingales Fe(...)

When they open up an underground clinic for criminals and odd bods, it hardly seems coincidental that most of it takes place in a green-grey light

There’s a neat moment a few episodes into Valkyrien (All 4, now streaming), when a group of conspicuously dreadful film students begin shooting a movi(...)

A is for A Song of Ice and Fire Or the epic series of books by George RR Martin that Game of Thrones is based on. Readers have had an awkward relatio(...)

Rachel Weisz in My Cousin Rachel

One of many juicy moments in this agreeable adaptation of a popular Daphne du Maurier novel finds discussion of an Italo-English in-law turning to her(...)

Milla Jovovich (centre) deserves some sort of honorary Oscar for making an effort with dialogue less impressive than that which followed the pulling of Action Man’s string

I honestly don’t want to spoil the fun, but in an era of false news I am obliged to tell you that the title of this film almost certainly contains a (...)

Tyrion (Peter Dinklage) and Varys (Conleth Hill) go on a wander round Braavos

After more hype than a Conor McGregor fight, Game of Thrones rumbled busily back on to our screens, with an episode that didn’t exactly have us prais(...)