Tag: Darrell D’Silva

Posted in Messiah TV

TV Review: Messiah – The Promise (2004)

With its third instalment The Promise, Messiah loses its way a little bit given the high standards…

Posted in TV

TV Review: Top Boy – Summerhouse (Series 2)

Series 2 of Top Boy- Summerhouse is, quite frankly, exceptional “I don’t wanna go to Ramsgate” The…

Posted in LGBT+ TV

TV Review: Van der Valk Series 1

The location shots of Amsterdam are wonderful but Series 1 of Van der Valk is crushingly boring…

Posted in Film

Film Review: Official Secrets (2019)

Keira Knightley is excellent in the all-too-relevant Official Secrets, a film full of theatrical talent  “Just because…

Posted in John Cameron Mitchell John Logan Penny Dreadful The Good Fight TV

New TV shows to get stuck into

I get stuck into the first episodes of TV shows Van Der Valk, The Good Fight, Gangs…

Posted in Howard Brenton Spooks TV

Lockdown TV Review: Spooks Series 4

With the loss of its original core cast and the destabilising presence of Martine McCutcheon, Series 4…

Posted in Film

Film Review: Dirty Pretty Things (2002)

Written by Peaky Blinder maestro Steven Knight and directed by Stephen Frears, Dirty Pretty Things remains a…

Posted in Jack Thorne Old Vic Theatre

Too-hot-to-review: Woyzeck, Old Vic

  “We are too desperate to do anything but live our lives desperately” To be quite honest,…

Posted in Jack Thorne News Old Vic Royal Court Theatre

Round-up of news and treats and other interesting things

The news of Tim Pigott-Smith’s passing at the age of 70 yesterday was a terrible shock, not…