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Reece Shearsmith's masterly and compelling portrayal of a mundane psychopath

This three-part real crime drama about the murderer Malcolm Webster had impressive credentials to recommend it, even before it was transmitted & the jaw-dropping, grim true story hooked viewers in (and increased its audience over the three episodes) The assured quality attached to the programme from the start was its producer/co-writer Jeff Pope and its lead actor Reece Shearsmith. 773 more words

British Television

Moone Boy & Inside No. 9 Shortlisted For Royal Television Society Awards

The Royal Television Society Awards nominations were announced this week, and two TVO-connected shows are amongst those shortlisted.

Moone Boy, The Irish sitcom, created, co-written by and co-starring… 147 more words

Chris O'Dowd

Get Inside Inside No. 9 - With Steve & Reece!

As we mentioned last month, a second series of Reece Shearsmith and Steve Pemberton‘s Inside No. 9 is in the offing – and you can see the first two episodes before everyone else at a preview screening. 167 more words

Paul Kaye

Dear Diary: Attending an execution

Say what you like about procrastination but it often leads to some very interesting discoveries. My latest find was made during a session in Newcastle Central Library’s Local Studies Section.  2,132 more words

Reece's Chain Reaction

Reece Shearsmith is interviewed by Adam Buxton in the first of the new series of BBC Radio 4’s tag team interview show Chain Reaction. Each week the interviewee from the week before becomes the interviewer. 110 more words

Graham Linehan

Rapid Review: The Cottage (2008)

“That’s chlorophyll for you.” 
- David

SYNOPSIS: 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. 400 more words