Atypical Review

I’m a weirdo, that’s what everyone says.  These are the words of the protagonist of Netflix’s new comedy-drama Atypical. Sam is 18 years old, has Autism Spectrum Disorder, and is on a quest to...

National Treasure Review (CW: Rape)

What makes a woman stand by her husband when he is accused of rape? This is the question posited by Channel 4’s dark new drama, National Treasure, which portrays a fictional historic sex abuse...

The A Word: BBC One

He talks, he laughs, he looks you in the eye. How can he be autistic?  is the question posed by The A Word, a new six-part BBC drama, which follows the way in which five-year old Joe’s...

First Dates: Channel 4

First Dates has once again returned to our screens this week, and now in its sixth series it promises to be as popular as ever. As usual, we are a fly on the wall in the First Dates restaurant, able...

E4’s Aliens

Set in a dystopian version of the modern world, E4 brings us a new sci-fi comedy-drama, The Aliens. From the same producer as Channel 4’s Misfits, we are plunged into a world 40 years after aliens...

Happy Valley returns on BBC 2

Last week saw the long-awaited return of Sally Wainwright’s Bafta award-winning crime drama, Happy Valley, promising to be as gripping as ever. We re-join the drama around 18 months on, and with...

The Real Marigold Hotel: BBC Two

Inspired by John Madden’s The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, BBC 2 brings us The Real Marigold Hotel, a whole new kind of celebrity travelogue. Eight famous pensioners, including Miriam Margolyes,...