Kelly Macdonald

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‘I’m used to flying under the radar’: Kelly Macdonald on fame, family and being herself
Kelly Macdonald loves to keep her audience guessing. After the drama of Line of Duty, the actor is now playing a secret agent in a wartime thriller. She tells Tim Lewis about big breaks and avoiding the spotlight

Tim Lewis

09, Jan, 2022 @11:00 AM

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Stephen Fry joins celebrities urging people to switch to green pensions
Actors, politicians and firms lend support to 21x Club’s call to pull investments out of industries that harm planet

Rupert Jones

04, Nov, 2021 @11:30 AM

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Will they, won’t they?: Line of Duty ‘Flemson’ dynamic draws in fans
Show has turned UK into nation of detectives, not least to dissect Kate Fleming and Jo Davidson’s relationship

Lanre Bakare Arts and culture correspondent

01, May, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Line of Duty recap series six episode one – oh AC-12, how we've missed you
Hastings, Arnott and Fleming are back with some new faces – and yet more bent coppers – but it’s far from happy families for the anti-corruption trio

Sarah Hughes

21, Mar, 2021 @10:00 PM

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Martin Compston: 'Steve Arnott thinks he's Sherlock Holmes, one of the great detectives'
The Line of Duty star on how the new series goes back to basics, the thrill of working with Kelly Macdonald, and why he wouldn’t go to drama school

Michael Hogan

21, Mar, 2021 @9:30 AM

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Kelly Macdonald: ‘I’m beyond sex scenes now. I just play detectives’
She shot to fame in Trainspotting, and has starred in Gosford Park, Boardwalk Empire and even as a Disney princess. So why did the Scottish actor panic about her new role in Line Of Duty?

Emma Brockes

06, Mar, 2021 @8:00 AM

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The 40 best TV shows coming this autumn
From royal saga The Crown to Cardi B’s rap-battling Rhythm and Flow, here are this season’s best comedy, drama and reality series

Hannah J Davies ; Phil Harrison; Luke Holland; Ellen E Jones , Jack Seale, Graeme Virtue

31, Aug, 2019 @6:01 AM

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The week in TV: The Victim; The Widow; Fleabag; Derry Girls; Don’t Forget the Driver – review
Kelly Macdonald played a grieving mother bent on revenge in the BBC’s riveting week-long legal drama, cliche runs riot in the Congo, and Toby Jones’s fine dark comedy is a slow burner

Euan Ferguson

14, Apr, 2019 @6:00 AM

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Kelly Macdonald: ‘I give good grief face’
The actor on the thrill of the Harry Potter shop, why she’d like to do more comedy and her latest role

Michael Hogan

06, Apr, 2019 @3:00 PM

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Puzzle review – Kelly Macdonald excels in gentle jigsaw drama
Little Miss Sunshine producer Marc Turtletaub directs a warm-hearted film full of carefully observed detail

Wendy Ide

09, Sep, 2018 @7:00 AM

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Puzzle review – Kelly Macdonald sees the big picture in jigsaw indie
A suburban New York mother hemmed in by chores finds unfashionably analogue freedom in jigsaw puzzles in this modest yet touching drama

Mike McCahill

20, Jun, 2018 @6:00 AM

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The week in TV: Star Trek: Discovery; The Deuce; The Child in Time and more
The new Star Trek made perfect sense, while David Simon captured the smell and the sleaze of 1970s New York

Euan Ferguson

01, Oct, 2017 @6:00 AM

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