Television & radio

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Ellen DeGeneres to end TV show next year
The long-running daytime talkshow’s ratings have tanked recently following allegations of bullying and a toxic workplace

Richard Luscombe

12, May, 2021 @4:00 PM

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'You’re toxic!' Can TV shows survive when their star becomes a scandal?
From Jeffrey Tambor to Joss Whedon, high-profile accusations of improper behaviour are a minefield for TV makers – especially if the A-listers go rogue

Rachel Aroesti

12, May, 2021 @12:29 PM

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TV tonight: courtroom drama recounts real-life case of Iraq war soldier Brian Wood
Toby Jones plays the human rights lawyer who questions the line between war and unlawful killing. Plus: Davina McCall: Sex Myths and the Menopause. Here’s what to watch this evening

Ammar Kalia, Ellen E Jones, Hannah Verdier and Paul Howlett

12, May, 2021 @5:20 AM

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Hospital review – guaranteed to make you scream at your screen
The BBC series homes in on University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire Trust, where a pandemic backlog and dire lack of funds has led to agony all round. Show them the money!

Lucy Mangan

11, May, 2021 @9:00 PM

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Angellica Bell: ‘My puppet sidekick became real to me’
The TV presenter and host of Leonardo: The Official Podcast on her love of Bullseye and Dallas – and what happened when Victoria Beckham came to CBBC

As told to Hannah J Davies

11, May, 2021 @1:30 PM

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‘We’ve all been called murderers’: Three Families and the truth about abortion in Northern Ireland
The TV drama about terminations reflects the cruel, nightmarish story of thousands of women in Northern Ireland – who are still waiting for change

Susan McKay

11, May, 2021 @9:58 AM

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TV tonight: behind the scenes on a Covid ward in Coventry
The docuseries Hospital takes its cameras into a critical care unit. Plus: the Brit Awards. Here’s what to watch this evening

Ammar Kalia, Hannah Verdier, Phil Harrison, Jack Seale and Paul Howlett

11, May, 2021 @5:20 AM

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Three Families review – a surface-level study of abortion anguish
Gwyneth Hughes’s drama about women affected by draconian anti-termination laws in Northern Ireland was emotive but ultimately superficial

Lucy Mangan

10, May, 2021 @9:00 PM

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Marcel Stellman obituary
Record producer and lyricist known for Tulips from Amsterdam who brought the TV show Countdown to the UK

Spencer Leigh

10, May, 2021 @5:06 PM

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John Oliver on black hair: ‘White people really don’t need to have an opinion’
The Last Week Tonight host discussed the discrimination faced by black people because of their hair

Guardian staff

10, May, 2021 @2:40 PM

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A bad call: why do characters never say bye on the phone?
Watch any film or TV show and you’ll notice that nobody ever says goodbye. Are they too busy – or just rude?

Louis Staples

10, May, 2021 @12:00 PM

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‘We had a therapist on set’ – William Jackson Harper on The Underground Railroad
The Good Place star plays a free man helping slaves to escape in Barry Jenkins’ epic series. The actor talks about the trauma of re-enacting such violent times – and the need to face up to history

Steve Rose

10, May, 2021 @7:00 AM

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