Rachel Cooke trained as a reporter on The Sunday Times. She is now a writer at The Observer. In the 2006 British Press Awards, she was named Interviewer of the Year.

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TV and Radio
01 July 2010
Rev (Mondays, 10pm) is a sitcom about the vicar of an inner-city parish. It's not particularly funny. It's sweet, it...
TV and Radio
24 June 2010
Lennon Naked
TV and Radio
17 June 2010
So, BBC1 has begun showing the US version of the British genealogy show Who Do You Think You Are? (broadcast dates and...
Culture
11 June 2010
Valentino: the Last EmperorBBC4Mostly, I watched Valentino: the Last Emperor (7 June, 10pm) as if in a dream. If I was...
Culture
04 June 2010
There is something about Maxine Peake. She is a wonderful actor, and I love watching her, but that's not what I mean....
Culture
27 May 2010
Money
Culture
21 May 2010
Worried About the Boy
Culture
12 May 2010
Ship of fools
Culture
05 May 2010
The leaders' debatesITV1, Sky News, BBC1Did the prime ministerial debates help you to make up your mind? They didn't...
Culture
03 May 2010
I'm sad that Malcolm McLaren is dead, and I was moved by the pictures of his funeral cortège making its way through...
TV and Radio
23 April 2010
The PrisonerITV1, Saturdays, 9.30pmThe ITV remake of The Prisoner is - if you can imagine such a thing - the bastard...
Culture
16 April 2010
Welcome, then, to Lagos, which to European eyes can look a little like something imagined by Hieronymus Bosch. Please...
Culture
02 April 2010
Canoe Man (31 March, 9pm, BBC4): great title. Like Ronseal, it does what it says on the tin. Everyone knows who Canoe...
TV and Radio
25 March 2010
Sophie Dahl
Culture
18 March 2010
Fat Man in a White Hat

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