Peaky Blinders writer plans £100m film studio in...

Steven Knight says the 40-acre site near Birmingham will help the UK meet high demand from production companiesAfter creating the Bafta-winning gangster drama Peaky Blinders, which unveils season five...

Take note – why do women composers still take up...

Sound and Music set itself an ambitious target - gender parity by 2020. How’s it doing?Two years ago today, Sound and Music made a public pledge to achieve gender equality across all of our work with...

Captain Marvel review – Brie Larson kicks ass ac...

Marvel’s superhero adventure veers from boomingly serious to quirkily droll as Larson wages a vicious war against evil aliensThis latest tale from the Marvel cinematic universe takes us way back in t...

Devil May Cry 5 review: a triumphant return to s...

PC, Xbox One, PlayStation 4; CapcomHigh-octane challenges in this irresistible romp have resurrected an action series that’s been dormant for over a decadeDespite appearances, this frenetic, over-the...

‘Atrocious and unrepentant’: Ricky Gervais out-R...

The Office creator is back with a new series about a grieving man who does whatever he wants“Agood day is when I don’t go around wanting to shoot random strangers in the face, and then turn the gun o...

Derry Girls series two review – still magic, sti...

Lisa McGee’s comedy is that rare thing – a hysterical and moving show about life as an adolescent girl. And with a bus-load of Protestant lads pitching up, it shows no sign of fadingThe girls are bac...

Fleabag series two review – she’s back ...

Phoebe Waller-Bridge’s audacious comedy returns with a family dinner from hell, a brawl and a hot, smoking priest. We should have knownIf you are a Fleabag devotee, you could only find yourself whisp...

Fleabag review – Phoebe Waller-Bridge triumphs o...

Soho Playhouse, New YorkThe witty, filthy, tragic one-woman show arrives stateside, with all its jagged edges still intact“I’m not obsessed with sex,” Phoebe Waller-Bridge says, with that funny, n...

Badgers, piles of coke and Zac Efron: why Hollyw...

The life of the DJ is often presented as a utopia on screen. Can Idris Elba’s new show Turn Up Charlie buck the trend?Vacant-looking women in bikini tops. Huge fluffy mountains of cocaine. Pretty peo...

From Ayòbámi Adébáyò to Zadie Smith: meet the Ne...

More than 25 years after her groundbreaking Daughters of Africa anthology, Margaret Busby reflects on the next generation of black women writers around the worldTime was when the perception of publis...

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