Soap opera

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Tamzin Outhwaite: post your questions for the EastEnders, Bull and Masked Dancer star
We’ll put your questions to the actor known for Mel in EastEnders and the Scarecrow in The Masked Dancer, who is now in new movie Bull

Rich Pelley

25, Oct, 2021 @9:44 AM

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Michelle Gayle: ‘They said don’t leave EastEnders – I never regretted it’
From Grange Hill to the West End, via Eurovision and the Brit awards, the star has built multiple careers. She talks about stage-school pressure, TV diversity and playing Hermione in Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Arifa Akbar

13, Oct, 2021 @8:41 AM

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Jason Donovan on Kylie, coolness and cocaine: ‘I’m a survivor and I’ve made mistakes’
Fresh from a run in Joseph, and about to go on tour, the actor and singer reflects on superstardom, drug addiction and the steadying joy of fatherhood

Emine Saner

04, Oct, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Fighting woke wars at the National Trust | Brief letters
Brief letters: Woke war | The Cambrian Way | University to uni | Zipping up jeans | Soap operas

Letters

03, Oct, 2021 @2:28 PM

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Guy Pearce: ‘There’s always someone you want to punch’
Neighbours launched him, and since then the star of Memento and Zone 414 has seized his Hollywood roles with a unique intensity. He talks about death, drugs, being a dad and divorce

Ryan Gilbey

30, Sep, 2021 @3:00 PM

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Grace Dent on the golden age of soaps: ‘They gave the nation something to gossip about’
After a decade away, the former soap specialist returns to Albert Square and the Rovers to check in with its residents

Grace Dent

18, Sep, 2021 @9:00 AM

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Michael Nader obituary
Actor who starred as Dex Dexter, a match for Alexis Carrington Colby, in the glamorous 1980s TV soap Dynasty

Anthony Hayward

09, Sep, 2021 @4:38 PM

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Just when you think you’ve got physics… | Brief letters
Brief letters: The joy of physics | TV theme tunes | Weather forecasts | The cost of war

Letters

05, Sep, 2021 @3:50 PM

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A great theme tune without the drama | Brief letters
Brief letters: TV theme songs | Charles Dickens | Visas | Women authors | Festival litter

Letters

03, Sep, 2021 @2:39 PM

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Jane the Virgin: never has a TV show been so wonderfully bonkers and yet so genuinely moving
Based on a Venezuelan telenovela, this soap opera-style romcom anchors its zaniness in deep character authenticity while laughing with its genre, never at it

Jo Case

15, Aug, 2021 @5:30 PM

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10 quick questions: Neighbours, Home and Away, and classic Australian soap operas
Can you navigate the tempestuous waters of Summer Bay, or are you more at home in Ramsay Street? Take our quiz to find out

Clem Bastow

13, Aug, 2021 @8:00 PM

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‘Deafness and music are compatible’: why Rose Ayling-Ellis on Strictly matters so much
The EastEnders actor will be the first deaf person to compete on the BBC series, challenging misconceptions around who can enjoy music and dance. What a win for representation

Liam O'Dell

12, Aug, 2021 @7:53 PM

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