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Dreams and Things

Robert Aickman.

Last Friday I went along to the British Library for “Even Stranger Things”, an evening of talks and discussion about Robert Aickman, whose unsettling and beautifully written horror stories (though he preferred the term “strange stories”) were reissued by Faber here in the UK a couple of years ago, with a new collection set for publication in the States next year. 182 more words


Hangmen in the US

Martin McDonagh’s Hangmen is going to the US, with Reece Shearsmith reprising his role as Syd.

The acclaimed play – a dark comedy about a hangman managing an Oldham pub in the 1960s – ran at the Royal Court Theatre in London in late 2015, followed by a run at the Wyndham’s Theatre in London in early 2016. 196 more words


Psychoville – Dark, Surreal, and Completely Brilliant

Take a collection of some of the strangest characters, each of them with a terrible secret and a dark past that binds them all together and you have the denizens of Psychoville. 772 more words


Reece and Steve on the Adam Buxton Podcast

Reece Shearsmith and Steve Pemberton are guests on the latest episode of The Adam Buxton Podcast.

The episode was recorded live at the London Podcast festival last month. 132 more words


The League of Gentleman Reunion

This year marks the 20th anniversary of The League of Gentleman, with the original radio series being broadcast in 1997. Its BBC2 TV debut came in 1999, and since the final instalment – the movie, … 602 more words


Movie Reviews 101 Midnight Halloween Horror - The Cottage (2008)

Director: Paul Andrew Williams

Writer: Paul Andrew Williams (Screenplay)

Starring: Andy Serkis, Reece Shearsmith, Jennifer Ellison, Steven O’Donnell, James Bierman


Plot: In a remote part of the countryside, a bungled kidnapping turns into a living nightmare for four central characters when they cross paths with a psychopathic farmer and all hell breaks loose. 423 more words


The League Of Gentleman cast end two year wait and begin filming on three new special episodes

Don’t Worry Tubbs – the cast of The League Of Gentleman have officially announced that they have finally started filming on three brand new feature length episodes. 360 more words