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Exclusive interview: Comedian Alexei Sayle chats about his new memoir

A story of class and comedy, politics and love, Thatcher Stole My Trousers is the new memoir from comedian Alexei Sayle. Thatcher Stole My Trousers chronicles a time when comedy and politics came together in electrifying ways. Recounting the opening season of the Comedy Store, Alexei’s experiences with Alternative Cabaret, the Comic Strip and The Young Ones, and...

Interview: Morven Christie chats about BBC One’s ‘The A Word’

Morven Christie (Grantchester) plays mum Alison in The A Word, BBC One’s new drama about a family whose youngest son is diagnosed with autism. Adapted by Occupation writer Peter Bowker from the Israeli series by Prisoners of War creator Keren Margalit, the new six-part series is a funny and thought-provoking series about parenthood and childhood...

Interview: Christopher Eccleston chats about BBC One’s ‘The A Word’

Doctor Who star Christopher Eccleston plays grandfather Maurice in The A Word, BBC One’s new drama about a family whose youngest son is diagnosed with autism. Adapted by Occupation writer Peter Bowker from the Israeli series by Prisoners of War creator Keren Margalit, the new six-part series is a funny and thought-provoking series about parenthood...

’80s action legend Michael Dudikoff reveals his favourite TV shows

Michael Dudikoff (American Ninja, Olympus Has Fallen) leads the cast of Navy SEALS Vs Zombies, out now on DVD courtesy of Icon Film Distribution. The ’80s action legend stars as Commander Sheer, the leader of a crack team of Navy SEALS charged with extracting the Vice President from a situation gone bad in New Orleans. What...

‘The Night Manager’ interview: Hugh Laurie on playing Richard Roper

Hugh Laurie (House) stars as Richard Roper in BBC One’s new six-part adaptation of John le Carré’s 1993 espionage novel, The Night Manager. Adapted by acclaimed writer David Farr (Hanna), the first television adaptation of a le Carré novel in more than 20 years brings together love, loss and revenge in a complex story of modern criminality....

‘The Night Manager’ interview: Olivia Colman on playing Angela Burr

Olivia Colman (Broadchurch) stars as Angela Burr in BBC One’s new six-part adaptation of John le Carré’s 1993 espionage novel, The Night Manager. Adapted by acclaimed writer David Farr (Hanna), the first television adaptation of a le Carré novel in more than 20 years brings together love, loss and revenge in a complex story of modern criminality. >...

‘The Night Manager’ interview: Tom Hiddleston on playing Jonathan Pine

Tom Hiddleston (Thor) stars as Jonathan Pine in BBC One’s new six-part adaptation of John le Carré’s 1993 espionage novel, The Night Manager. Adapted by acclaimed writer David Farr (Hanna), the first television adaptation of a le Carré novel in more than 20 years brings together love, loss and revenge in a complex story of modern criminality....

‘Spectre’ interview: Special effects supervisor Chris Corbould chats Bond stunts

As Daniel Craig’s fourth James Bond adventure arrives on Blu-ray and DVD, special effects supervisor Chris Corbould explains how he created the movie’s epic action sequences. Spectre is available on Digital HD™ on 19 February and on Blu-ray and DVD on 22 February courtesy of Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment. > Buy Spectre on Blu-ray...

‘Spectre’ interview: Naomie Harris on returning as Miss Moneypenny

As Daniel Craig’s fourth James Bond adventure arrives on Blu-ray and DVD, Naomie Harris chats about returning as Miss Moneypenny following her debut in Skyfall. Spectre is available on Digital HD™ on 19 February and on Blu-ray and DVD on 22 February courtesy of Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment. > Buy Spectre on Blu-ray on...

‘Doctor Who’ star Matthew Waterhouse reveals his favourite TV shows

Matthew Waterhouse played Doctor Who companion Adric from 1980 to 1982. A young native of the planet Alzarius, which exists in the parallel universe of E-Space, Adric was the youngest male companion so far in the series and appeared in 40 episodes with the Fourth and Fifth Doctors. Matthew’s autobiography, Blue Box Boy: A Memoir...