US television

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Stephen Colbert on Putin-Biden call: ‘Two old men on a Zoom’
Late-night hosts discuss a tense phone call, China’s moon rover and the pressures of the US housing market

Adrian Horton

08, Dec, 2021 @4:40 PM

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‘She was very complicated. She was a conundrum’: who was the real Lucille Ball?
Aaron Sorkin’s Oscar-tipped drama shows behind the scenes of the much-loved sitcom I Love Lucy. Here those who knew her look back on her unusual career

David Smith in Washington

08, Dec, 2021 @7:15 AM

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Being the Ricardos review – Nicole Kidman makes light comedy look like hard work in Lucille Ball biopic
Aaron Sorkin’s ingeniously structured but weirdly mannered film offers an exhausting peek behind the scenes on I Love Lucy

Peter Bradshaw

07, Dec, 2021 @5:00 PM

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Stephen Colbert: ‘Only thing spreading faster than Omicron is misinformation’
Late-night hosts discuss rightwing dismissal of the Omicron variant as a liberal hoax and Biden’s diplomatic boycott of the 2022 Olympics in Beijing

Adrian Horton

07, Dec, 2021 @4:52 PM

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Brian Clark obituary
Playwright and television writer best known for Whose Life Is It Anyway?

Anthony Hayward

05, Dec, 2021 @5:06 PM

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Chris Cuomo fired by CNN for helping brother Andrew fight sexual misconduct charges
Network says new ‘additional information’ has come to light about primetime anchor who was suspended on Tuesday

Martin Pengelly in New York

05, Dec, 2021 @1:07 PM

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Stephen Colbert on the US supreme court: ‘We don’t live in a democracy’
Late-night hosts discussed the attempt to dismantle Roe vs Wade and the latest unhinged Omicron conspiracy theories

Guardian staff

03, Dec, 2021 @3:47 PM

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Harlem review – Girls Trip creator’s Amazon series is a mixed bag
The 10-episode comedy from Tracy Oliver, which follows four thirtysomething black friends in New York, invites comparisons to Issa Rae’s superior Insecure

Adrian Horton

03, Dec, 2021 @8:01 AM

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Colbert on Mark Meadows’ new book: ‘Happy to undermine democracy, but he won’t swear’
Late-night hosts react to the former White House chief of staff’s book claim that Trump tested positive for Covid days before 2020 debate with Joe Biden

Adrian Horton

02, Dec, 2021 @4:16 PM

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Kimmel on GOP ‘scumbags’ smearing Fauci: ‘To scare Grandma, they need fresh villains’
Late-night hosts discuss GOP conspiracy theories over the Omicron variant and Fox News attacks on Fauci’s credibility

Adrian Horton

01, Dec, 2021 @4:01 PM

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Kenny G: ‘Criticism didn’t affect me then, and it doesn’t affect me now’
In the HBO documentary Listening to Kenny G, the unusual appeal of the much-maligned ‘smooth jazz’ musician is put under the spotlight

Jim Farber

01, Dec, 2021 @7:04 AM

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Edie Falco: ‘Alcohol was the answer to all my problems - and the cause of them’
One of TV’s most admired actors, she is now playing Hillary Clinton on screen. She discusses overcoming addiction, her adoration for Sopranos co-star James Gandolfini and the pure joy of adopting two children

Hadley Freeman

01, Dec, 2021 @6:00 AM

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