Sally Wainwright

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Happy Valley finale kept secret from show’s stars
Multiple endings have been filmed, so even the cast of the BBC drama has no idea how it will conclude

Alexi Duggins

24, Jan, 2023 @11:57 AM

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Happy Valley recap: series three, episode four – pandemonium in court!
From that pulsating, propulsive closing sequence to Rob’s mysterious new suitcase, it was yet another stress-packed hour of sublime drama

Michael Hogan

22, Jan, 2023 @10:00 PM

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Happy Valley recap: series three, episode three – that confrontation scene deserves Baftas
Things came to a head for Catherine and Clare in a devastating, 11-minute two-hander. Can harmony be restored in the Cawood clan? And how is Faisal going to get out of this mess?

Michael Hogan

15, Jan, 2023 @10:00 PM

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Life in Happy Valley is grim – but there’s nowhere I’d rather spend January | Emma Brockes
Sally Wainwright’s stupendous series is back, and better than ever, says Guardian columnist Emma Brockes

Emma Brockes

05, Jan, 2023 @6:00 AM

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Happy Valley recap: series three, episode one – a sweary return for one of TV’s most unforgettable characters
After six years, we’re back with Sally Wainwright’s vision of the Calder valley, as West Yorkshire’s finest copper prepares for a nice, quiet retirement. What could go wrong?

Michael Hogan

01, Jan, 2023 @10:00 PM

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Happy Valley review – Sally Wainwright’s masterwork is back!
From its impeccable acting talent to a writer who captures the female experience like no one else, this drama’s final series is as excellent as ever

Lucy Mangan

01, Jan, 2023 @10:00 PM

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‘She has a big laugh that bounces off the houses’: How Sarah Lancashire and Happy Valley brought cheer to Yorkshire
Calder Valley locals tell of the debt the area owes to Sally Wainwright’s hard-hitting and regionally accurate cop show

Ryan Cahill

01, Jan, 2023 @9:00 AM

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The 35 must-see TV shows to look forward to in 2023
A hardy period drama from Shane Meadows, a Frasier reboot and the fourth series of Succession – here’s a rundown of all the new year’s unmissable telly

Stuart Heritage and Kate Abbott

28, Dec, 2022 @6:00 AM

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‘I had really violent dreams’: Happy Valley’s stars on its brutal, explosive final season
As one of the finest TV dramas of the 21st century prepares for its last ever series, we spoke to its stars and creator Sally Wainwright about brutality, sisterhood – and looking like Jesus

Jack Seale

02, Dec, 2022 @3:00 PM

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‘Wow, Samuel L Jackson is here!’ – how Yorkshire became Marvel’s go-to location
Why did the superhero franchise descend on the moors? What made Tom Cruise film Mission: Impossible nearby, and Shane Meadows follow suit? We report from new screen star hotspot Halifax – now being renamed Haliwood

Hollie Richardson

16, Nov, 2022 @5:14 PM

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‘Gentleman Jack has genuinely saved lives’: readers respond to the show’s cancellation
Following the announcement of the hit BBC One/HBO drama’s axing, readers tell us what the show meant to them – from helping them find love to meeting a worldwide community of friends

Guardian readers and Alexi Duggins

15, Jul, 2022 @10:24 AM

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Gentleman Jack Changed My Life review – who knew art still had such power?
Women the world over speak up about how seeing Anne Lister’s life on screen gave them the courage to come out. This is TV as a triumphant act of resistance

Lucy Mangan

24, May, 2022 @10:40 PM

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