I wonder whether Julien Temple is stitching up Richards in his documentary The Origin of the Species.
The real-life Daenerys?
The podcast always seems to feature a guest sweetly insisting, “This is not a bunch of baloney!”
Between "screeny" and Allegra Stratton as, effectively, Peston's Anthea Redfern, the new show isn't quite up to scratch.
This week on the pop culture podcast, we chat Maggie Nelson’s genre-defying memoir The Argonauts, TV series Jane the Virgin and the Oscar-winning documentary 20 Feet From Stardom.
No-one speaks plain English in Sky Atlantic's latest export, but with compelling characters – and a great set of eyebrows – it hardly seems to matter.
WGN beams out from Chicago – but is at as terrible as some people claim?
The War of the Roses plays are great crowd-pleasing popular hits. So why are adaptations so hard to get right?
Call me paranoid, but I've long had my suspicions – and this line-up cast all doubts aside.
Grayson Perry: All Man shows Perry's strength as an unjudgemental presenter. Plus: Chasing Dad reviewed.
On the pop culture podcast this week: Drake’s new album Views, BBC Three comedy-drama Witless and the first ever episode of The West Wing.
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