Sleater-Kinney: ‘There are other women playing music who are older, but they’re not a three-piece, all-female band who write their own songs’

With Sleater-Kinney’s first album in four years ready for release, I arrive at their record company offices in London to meet Carrie Brownstein the mu(...)

Stranger Things returns on July 4th. Photograph: Netflix

Stranger Things, Season 3 Thursday, July 4th The third installment of the sci-fi smash is set in the summer of 1985 and sees the town of Hawkins(...)

Orange is the New Black kicks off season five

Orange is the New Black (Netflix, streaming now), Jenji Kohan’s comedy-drama series, now in its fifth series and guaranteed two more, has proven itsel(...)

Orange Is the New Black: Danielle Brooks, Samira Wiley, Lea DeLaria, Laverne Cox, Lori Petty, Taryn Manning, Uzo Aduba, Taylor Schilling, Laura Prepon, Natasha Lyonne, Yael Stone, Ruby Rose, Kate Mulgrew, Selenis Leyva and Dascha Polanco in the third season of the Netflix hit

Two summers ago Orange Is the New Black brought Netflix both a hit and critical acclaim. Based on the prison memoir of Piper Kerman, it featured a (...)

 Netflix  says  the remote control  buttons are part of its broader effort to work with consumer electronics manufacturers to build televisions and other devices that improve the experience of internet television.  Photograph  Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images

Smart TVs, Blu-ray players and set-top boxes will be sold in Europe with a dedicated Netflix button on the remote controls for the first time.The but(...)

 If you’ve (somehow) missed out on all those OITNB premiere parties, now is the time to get queuing

In the olden days, you had to leave your seat every three hours to change the DVD. Now, only the demands of bladder and nutrition need force you up(...)

New recruit: A Very British Airline

Corporate training courses for new recruits always seem a bit weird to outsiders. They look like cult meetings, but with whiteboards and colour-coded (...)

Orange Is the New Black has done a good job of highlighting new talent, including Danielle Brooks, far left, who plays Taystee

This time last year, the words “women’s TV prison drama” had its own specific shorthand. From the cheap sets of Prisoner: Cellblock H to the OTT melod(...)

Threadbare drama: facts were piled in, scene on top of scene, without a decent dramatic plot to drive ‘The Mill’ forward

I spent the first five minutes of The Mill, Channel 4’s new Sunday-night drama, stabbing at the remote control trying to figure out how to make the sc(...)

Taylor Schilling, centre, who plays the lead role of Piper Chapman in Orange Is the New Black: “It’s so unusual to get sent a script where the woman is taking the hero’s journey”

In a blacked-out van, with rain bouncing off the roof, we’re crossing the Queensboro Bridge from Manhattan to Queens. The traffic, the gloom and the d(...)