Apocalypse how? Derren Brown’s latest magical mystery

In The Apocolypse, Derren Brown pushes reality television, dubious psychological experimentation, a young man called Steven Brosnan and viewers to extreme limits. He believes that by unexpectedly immersing an apathetic, TV watching, cereal munching guy called Steven in an apocalyptic world, his subject will undergo a dramatic transformation in which he realises the full value […]

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Meth in the Madness: The cast of Breaking Bad are here to stay

Bryan Cranston. It’s a name you’re probably becoming increasingly familiar with. Many people would immediately recognise Cranston for his trademark role as Hal, the afflicted father-of-four in Fox Broadcasting hit Malcolm in the Middle. Known for running around frantically, agonising over the antics of his delinquent sons, often in tighty-wighties, Cranston’s role in Malcolm saw […]

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Life of Sigh?

Gold for Team GB in the rowing! There’s got to be a link in there somewhere to Yann Martel’s tale of a young boy lost on the Pacific ocean. Perhaps something like, ‘Thank goodness the British rowing pair were in safer waters yesterday than the character of Pi in Life of Pi‘. No, that’s awful. […]

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