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Tony McNamara on The Great: ‘Historians have to know we’re making mistakes on purpose’
Ahead of the season two premiere, the Australian screenwriter explains his fresh, bawdy and wilfully anachronistic take on Catherine the Great

Walter Marsh

14, Nov, 2021 @4:30 PM

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‘A story people need to know’: behind a shocking TV series about the opioid crisis
In the revealing new drama Dopesick, starring Michael Keaton, the horrifying story of the painkillers and the company that created them is brought to a wide audience

David Smith in Washington

11, Oct, 2021 @6:32 AM

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The D’Amelio Show: what do you do with TikTok fame?
The new reality show on Charli and Dixie D’Amelio attempts to transfer one kind of gargantuan fame into another with mixed results

Adrian Horton

03, Sep, 2021 @3:20 PM

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Reservation Dogs: a groundbreaking, hilarious sitcom about Native American teens
The dark comedy from Sterlin Harjo and Taika Waititi set in rural Oklahoma is a watershed for indigenous representation

Adrian Horton

02, Sep, 2021 @5:35 AM

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Only Murders in the Building review – Steve Martin’s hit-and-miss whodunnit
The actor stars with Martin Short and Selena Gomez as true crime aficionados in a mildly entertaining murder mystery with the lull of podcast voice

Adrian Horton

31, Aug, 2021 @6:02 AM

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A perfect disaster: what went wrong with Nine Perfect Strangers?
The highly buzzed mystery series boasts big stars like Nicole Kidman and Melissa McCarthy but it’s a textbook example of how not to make prestige TV

Adrian Horton

25, Aug, 2021 @6:44 PM

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Farewell to Shrill: truly radical TV that laughs in the face of fatphobia
The comedy based on Lindy West’s memoir about being overweight is back on our screens for the last time, pumped full of wit and self-love

Hannah J Davies

24, May, 2021 @3:35 PM

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‘I am now truly afraid of the woods’: behind the hunt for Sasquatch
In a new docuseries, film-maker Joshua Rofé delved into a myth of a monster that led him to a horrifying murder

Charles Bramesco

19, Apr, 2021 @6:27 AM

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'People believed it': the rise and fall of WeWork, a $47bn unicorn
A new documentary relives the highs and lows of the infamous company and its shamanic leader detailing how it went from next big thing to big trouble

Adrian Horton

31, Mar, 2021 @6:24 AM

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The saga of Tekashi 6ix9ine: inside the story of a 'supervillain' rapper
A new documentary examines the life of a SoundCloud star turned convicted criminal and a culture that makes us ‘all complicit’ in the rise of dangerous attention-seekers

Beatrice Loayza

23, Nov, 2020 @2:48 PM

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'They refused to act': inside a chilling documentary on Trump's bungled Covid-19 response
Totally Under Control recounts the early days of the pandemic in the US, revealing in clinical detail a disastrous federal response to a preventable crisis

Adrian Horton

13, Oct, 2020 @6:10 AM

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Love, Victor review: more gay teen angst in solid Love, Simon spin-off
The charming, and quietly groundbreaking, 2018 coming out film has spawned a 10-episode follow-up that’s serviceable if not quite as memorable

Benjamin Lee

16, Jun, 2020 @7:05 AM

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