Michaela Coel

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Louis Theroux. Photograph: Jack Rampling/Mindhouse/BBC

“There’s no getting away from the fact that, even aged 50, I’m a slightly awkward person, a fearful person, worry-prone,” says Louis Theroux, wrigglin(...)

Kelly Macdonald in Line of Duty: ‘My first thought was that this would be really challenging.’ Photograph: Steffan Hill/World Productions/BBC

Kelly Macdonald’s roles are typically quiet and fraught with internal conflict, and entailing journeys that are more reflective than active. As a(...)

‘He’s not rape-adjacent or a bit rapey. He’s a rapist’: Arabella and Zain in I May Destroy You

“Zain is a rapist,” Arabella, the main character in Michaela Coel’s BBC drama I May Destroy You, declares. “He’s not rape-adjacent or a bit (...)

‘He is a rapist. Not rape-adjacent, or a bit rapey – he’s a rapist’: Arabella (Michaela Coel) in I May Destroy You

If you haven’t yet seen BBC drama I May Destroy You, I suggest getting on the case immediately. The series, lauded by critics and audiences alike, rea(...)

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Screenwriter, musician, poet, playwright and Bafta-winning actor Michaela Coel is back on TV with her new BBC drama, I May Destroy You. It is the m(...)

Ms Alyssa Edwards tongue-clicks her way onto her own reality show in ‘Dancing Queen’ on Netflix

Operation Finale Netflix, October 3rd Starring Ben Kingsley and Oscar Isaac, Operation Finale is the story of the mission to capture Nazi war crimina(...)

Mark Rylance with his award for Best Actor at the Baftas in London. Photograph: Ian West/PA Wire

BBC Two’s period drama Wolf Hall was one of the big winners at this year’s British Academy Television Awards. The popular series, directed by Peter(...)