TV

James Hanton Reviews BBC4’s Roots

It has taken its time to get here, but the remake of the 1977 miniseries has finally found its way across the Atlantic. Roots comes with near-universal praise from its American reviewers. The task now is to replicate this kind of success in a...

Miss Universe: A Voyage of Discovery

I am not going to claim to know much about the world of beauty pageants. My knowledge is largely limited to having seen Miss Congeniality. But I do know that, when it comes to titles, that of Miss Universe must undoubtedly be one of the grandest....

Charles Nurick finds Revolting revolting

After success with The Revolution Will Be Televised on BBC Three, comedians Jolyon Rubinstein and Heydon Prowse have been given a promotion to BBC Two for their latest comedy vehicle: Revolting. It follows a similar basis to the former, as the two...

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