TV

BBC One’s Les Miserables

The BBC’s new adaptation of Victor Hugo’s classic novel, Les Misérables, exploded onto our screens at the beginning of January to much anticipation. Hugo’s epic novel takes place in the midst of a France in turmoil, following the collapse of...

Vera

On Sunday evening, the British crime-drama Vera made its long-anticipated return to our screens. The show’s ninth series opened with an investigation into the brutal murder and disposal of a young prison psychologist. With no immediate suspects...

13 Reasons Why: Beyond the Reasons

When 13 Reasons Why premiered on Netflix in March 2017, there was an almost immediate backlash to the handling of the sensitive subjects it attempted to address. The show, for anyone unfamiliar, focuses on Clay (Dylan Minnette), whose friend Hannah...

Sex Education: Heartwarming, Hilarious, Happening

Critics have praised Sex Education for its clever balance of hilarious and heartwarming moments. The highly acclaimed Netflix show centres around a 16-year-old boy named Otis who, inspired by the skills he learned from his sex therapist mother and...

The Student Newspaper 2016