Peter Morgan

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Gillian Anderson: said to be taking on the role of Margaret Thtacher. Photograph:  Stephane Cardinale/Corbis/Getty Images)

Gillian Anderson is to follow in the footsteps of Meryl Streep, Patricia Hodge and Jennifer Saunders by taking on the role of Margaret Thatcher, accor(...)

Rami Malek as Freddie Mercury in ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’. Photograph: Nick Delany/Twentieth Century Fox

Rami Malek is all elbows and thumbs as he gallantly pushes a chair across the room for me. “Don’t move! I got it,” he insists as he clatters into a d(...)

Matt Smith as  Philip and Claire Foy as  Elizabeth in The Crown

Early in the regal new series of The Crown (Netflix, from Friday), Peter Morgan’s riveting chronicle of the reign of Queen Elizabeth II, a young Duke (...)

Voyeur

Voyeur Netfilx, December 1st Voyeur: a “social experiment” Voyeur is a documentary based on journalist Gay Talese’s New Yorker essay (...)

Iguana: the animial features in the Bafta Must See Moment on TV in 2016, which went to footage of an iguana being chased by snakes from David Attenborough’s Planet Earth II series

The Bafta for TV’s “must see moment” of 2016 went to breathtaking footage of an iguana being chased by snakes. The footage, from David Attenborough’s (...)

 Dennis Quaid: “But TV is telling different stories with different heroes. It’ll be interesting to see how Hollywood responds.” Photograph: Michael Buckner/Getty Images

The Texan-born actor Dennis Quaid is firmly in the canine camp on the matter of cat v dog. As a boy, he enjoyed the company of Gertrude, a dog he reca(...)

 James May, Jeremy Clarkson and Richard Hammond: The first episode of ‘The Grand Tour’  was launched on Amazon Prime Video on Friday, November 18th. Photograph: Amazon Prime Video/PA Wire

What’s the difference between Amazon, founded by a libertarian American with an ambition to make it the world’s most customer-centric company, and the(...)

Claire Foy and Matt Smith in The Crown, Netflix’s lavish new regal drama

“That is sexual assault,” a journalist told Donald Trump, calmly and carefully, during the second US Presidential debate. “Do you understand that?” A(...)

Claire Foy in The Crown

At Netflix’s recent state-of-the- nation shindig in Paris, stray celebrities wander through crowds of journalists and vloggers. Outside there’s a big(...)

The Crown: BBC wanted to make the series but “could not compete” financially with Netflix.

European broadcasters may not be doing enough to protect their core businesses in the wake of “a step-change in activity from US content players” in w(...)

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