Directed by J.A. Bayona
Both my selections on this list mark the two instances in which I’ve actively cried in a cinema out of fear, if you can believe that’s possible. Though J.A. Bayona’s ghostly tale is a beautiful throwback to Gothic conventions, which lace its hauntings with powerful emotions and warnings, that kid with the sack on its head traumatised me for life. Worse, I came back home and remembered the flat I’d newly moved in to had a cupboard with no key, and no clue as to what may be contained inside; considering [...]
Two-time Emmy Award-winning actor Robert Guillaume, who became one of the most prominent black actors on US television playing the title character in the hit 1980s series Benson before later voicing the character of Rafiki in Disney hit The Lion King, has died of complications from prostate cancer. He was 89.
The gravelly voiced Guillaume, who thrived in Broadway musicals before starring on the TV series Soap and its spinoff Benson, died at his Los Angeles home, his wife Donna Brown Guillaume said in a statement. It is not known how long he had been dealing with cancer.
Robert Guillaume first played sarcastic and irascible butler Benson DuBois on the over-the-top soap [...]
The Walking Dead has returned for an eighth season with an episode – its 100th ever – that evened the playing field in the battle between Rick Grimes and Negan.
We spoke with actor Lennie James, who stars in the show as Morgan Jones, about the episode’s events including Rick’s climactic speech and Gregory’s betrayal – as well as the one thing that’s more threatening than the Saviours in the forthcoming episodes.
James also shared his view on whether the group could survive without Grimes amid intensifying concern that Andrew Lincoln’s character will be stepping down as leader following the cryptic flash-forward scenes [...]
Start date:Netflix, TBA
Starring: Rosemarie Dewitt, Andrea Riseborough, Maxine Peake, Jesse Plemons
Created by: Charlie Brooker, Annabel Jones
The Emmy-winning anthology series returns with six new dystopian parables
Start date: 9 October, ITV2
Starring: Daniel Lawrence Taylor, Adelayo Adedayo, Kadiff Kirwan, Samson Kayo
Created by: Daniel Lawrence Taylor [...]