The Night Manager

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Elizabeth Debicki on playing Diana: ‘I never watched The Crown and thought, this is a documentary’
She found stardom in The Night Manager and Tenet but how will she cope with the attention that comes with playing the most scrutinised woman of all time?

Rebecca Nicholson

05, Nov, 2022 @7:00 AM

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David Farr: ‘The 60s generation created the most selfish age there has ever been’
In his new play, the screenwriter and author investigates ideas of individualism, sexual freedom and mortality through a woman who recreates herself as a cyborg

Claire Armitstead

21, Oct, 2022 @1:00 PM

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Mother of God! It’s Line of Duty already: 100 years of the BBC, part 10
From Jed Mercurio’s bent copper hit to Michaela Coel’s powerful I May Destroy You and Russell T Davies’s prescient Years and Years, the BBC shows it can still be innovative and provocative

Mark Lawson

07, Oct, 2022 @2:00 PM

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Tom Hiddleston’s year in TV: ‘I hope Loki coming out as bisexual was meaningful to people who spotted it’
The Marvel star on his new TV spin-off, Loki, growing up watching Blackadder, and the need to ration your news intake

Hannah J Davies

07, May, 2022 @10:00 AM

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Limbo star Amir El-Masry: ‘I sat on Omar Sharif’s lap! It was like I was with my granddad’
A familiar face from TV roles in The Night Manager and Industry, the Cairo-born actor is spellbinding in the upcoming independent film about asylum seekers in the Outer Hebrides. But does he owe his career to the Lawrence of Arabia star?

Ryan Gilbey

23, Jul, 2021 @7:00 AM

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Elizabeth Debicki: ‘I’m not interested in being comfortable’
Elizabeth Debicki had us all enthralled in The Night Manager (including Le Carré himself). Now she’s back in a new spy thriller. And, despite her 6ft 3in height and A-list pals, she’s still the down-to-earth girl from Melbourne…

Sophie Heawood

12, Jul, 2020 @7:00 AM

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Topless Poldark already looks quaint in our era of equal-opportunities nudity | Rebecca Nicholson
If we’re going to have flesh, then let’s have the lot, says the freelance writer Rebecca Nicholson

Rebecca Nicholson

28, Aug, 2019 @12:25 PM

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What’s hot on TV right now? Don’t ask me | Bim Adewunmi
I’m still catching up with The Night Manager and Broadchurch

Bim Adewunmi

24, Feb, 2018 @6:00 AM

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McMafia: was it TV's answer to The Godfather or a dull dud?
The organised crime drama has divided opinion, with fans enjoying its drip-drip approach, while some critics found it plodding

David Stubbs

12, Feb, 2018 @10:33 AM

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McMafia, Next of Kin and the problem with 'slow' TV
Two of 2018’s biggest dramas have deployed glacial narratives shifts to tell their stories, but in the era of Peak TV and skip buttons they could become obsolete

Jack Seale

30, Jan, 2018 @10:25 AM

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Enter the wooden horse. But this time the Trojans tell their side of fall of Troy
Night Manager creator retells Homer’s epic with a modern slant and fresh point of view in new BBC series

Sarah Hughes

27, Jan, 2018 @2:45 PM

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Too closure for comfort: the death of definitive TV endings
From Twin Peaks to Breaking Bad, television shows are no longer finished, living on in spin-offs or reboots. Why has the finale fallen out of favour?

Zoe Williams

24, Apr, 2017 @8:00 AM

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