“ONE of the great themes of the story is family, love and loyalty.
“It asks the question, ‘How far would you go to protect the ones you love?’
“People watching will ask themselves, ‘What would I do in that situation? What decisions would you make?’”
Archie Panjabi talking to me about her role as Mona in new drama Next Of Kin.
A six part thriller which begins on ITV at 9pm on Monday (January 8).
One of the must watch television dramas of 2018. Continue reading
Damian Lewis as Anthony Carter
THERE are lots of demands on our time.
Too much to do, too little time to do it in.
But if you have time to watch one TV drama this week, then please make it be BBC1’s Stolen.
I met up with leading man Damian Lewis at BBC TV Centre in London earlier this year.
Before later seeing a special preview of the film at the BFI in London. Continue reading
Damian Lewis as Det Insp Anthony Carter
“ONCE upon a time…”
A week ago tonight I attended a preview screening of Stolen at the British Film Institute in London.
Followed by a stage Q&A with writer Stephen Butchard, director Justin Chadwick and actor Damian Lewis.
My round table interview with Damian back in February is still under embargo until nearer the time of the BBC1 film’s broadcast this summer.
But my report from last Monday’s event appeared in the Manchester Evening News a few days later – and is reproduced below, followed by some BFI extras. Continue reading