Mark Gatiss

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Mark Gatiss TV version brings The Amazing Mr Blunden back into print
Classic children’s ghost story, long in demand as a secondhand book, will receive its first reprint for more than 30 years thanks to the star actor – and a dogged book editor

David Barnett

26, Nov, 2021 @4:32 PM

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A Christmas Carol: A Ghost Story review – Mark Gatiss’s witty dash through Dickens
Gatiss’s delayed rework amps up the ghostly effects while drawing out the overlooked dark comedy in the classic tale

Arifa Akbar

03, Nov, 2021 @1:25 PM

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Mark Gatiss: ‘I’m currently very, very ashamed of being English’
The former League of Gentlemen star on his love of low-budget British spinechillers, his loathing of Brexit and a slew of projects opening this winter

Claire Armitstead

31, Oct, 2021 @12:00 PM

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The Father review – Anthony Hopkins superb in unbearably heartbreaking film
Hopkins gives a moving, Oscar-winning turn as a man with dementia in a film full of intelligent performances, disorienting time slips and powerful theatrical effects

Peter Bradshaw

10, Jun, 2021 @10:00 AM

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The week in theatre: Walden; Reasons You Should(n’t) Love Me; Queers
Gemma Arterton’s failed astronaut confronts her overachieving sister in Amy Berryman’s debut play; wheelchair user Amy Trigg transfixes with her witty monologue; and gay voices are given new focus by Mark Gatiss

Susannah Clapp

06, Jun, 2021 @9:30 AM

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Ghost Stories With Mark Gatiss review – Halloween horror of the creepiest kind
The actor was joined by Adrian Scarborough for a seasonal dose of phone calls from the other side and undead criminality

Arifa Akbar

01, Nov, 2020 @11:36 AM

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Hammer House of Horror: the twisted suburban tales that inspired Mark Gatiss and more
Its bloody instalments turned provincial towns into places where fear was never far away. 40 years on, it remains one of the creepiest, strangest shows ever shown on British TV

Nick Ruskell

30, Oct, 2020 @11:33 AM

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Dear NHS: 100 Stories to Say Thank You edited by Adam Kay – review
Tales of embarrassing injuries and moments of poignance, plus some poor efforts, in a revealing collection of essays

Fiona Sturges

08, Jul, 2020 @6:30 AM

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All by themselves: the best monologues in TV history
With Alan Bennett’s Talking Heads on its way back to our screens, here’s a list of TV’s greatest solo rambles, from Dot Cotton to the Doctor, Hancock to Harriet Tubman

Steve O'Brien

22, Jun, 2020 @12:03 PM

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National Theatre announces final free streams including Small Island
The NT’s popular online initiative continues with the ambitious 2019 adaptation of Andrea Levy’s Windrush novel and four more shows

Chris Wiegand

11, Jun, 2020 @11:01 AM

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Mark Gatiss: 'We talk more about mental illness but the stigma hasn't gone away'
The star of Nottingham Playhouse’s The Madness of George III, streamed for National Theatre at Home, talks about royalty, lockdown and theatre’s future

Interview by Arifa Akbar

10, Jun, 2020 @11:33 AM

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National Theatre to stream The Madness of George III with Mark Gatiss
Nottingham Playhouse revival of Alan Bennett’s play is the 11th production in the NT’s popular online initiative

Chris Wiegand

04, Jun, 2020 @10:56 AM

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