’19-2: Complete Series One’ DVD Review

Stars: Adrian Holmes, Jared Keeso, Dan Petronijevic, Benz Antoine, Mylène Dinh-Robic, Conrad Pla, Maxim Roy, Bruce Ramsay, Laurence Leboeuf | Directed by Louis Choquette, Erik Canuel, Daniel Grou ...

Winston Rekert, R.I.P.

Very sad news today. Winston Rekert lost his battle with cancer yesterday. He was 63. He played Obal Ferras in Caprica ("Unvanquished"). Before that, he appeared in a couple of episodes of ...

Brendan Cowell on Save Your Legs and The Slap

If anyone should be aware of the power of cricket to reveal the best and worst sides of human nature, it.s Brendan Cowell. After all, Cowell wrote (and stars in) the upcoming cricket comedy Save Your ...

'Dad was too much to compete with'

Ty Jeffries, son of actor Lionel Jeffries, tells Maureen Paton how he never revealed his sexuality to his father while he was alive. So what would Lionel have thought of his new drag act? The look is ...

Ten Films to Watch Now that Harry Potter’s Finished

After ten years, eight films and countless articles celebrating both, it’s all over. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2 has apparated into cinemas, broken records all over the place, and now ...

Denton launches ‘disfellowship’

Entries opened today for the Kit Denton Disfellowship, a grant and support worth $30,000 to develop an idea for the screen; be it comedy, drama or documentary, or a mix of all three. Speaking at the ...

A patronising Question Time | Libby Brooks

If the calibre of panellists on the women-only Question Time said anything, it's that the main parties aren't bothered about women Now seriously, David, where was the dry white wine? If last night's ...

Lionel Jeffries 1926 - 2010

Lionel Jeffries 1926 - 2010 The British character actor, writer and director Lionel Jeffries has died, following a long illness. He was 83.His film debut was in Alfred Hitchcock's Stage Fright in 1950, and he was an immediately ...

Lionel Jeffries obituary

Prolific actor and director who made the much-loved film The Railway Children As an actor Lionel Jeffries, who has died aged 83, was a master of comic unease. This was perhaps fuelled by the personal ...

Lionel Jeffries obituary

Prolific actor and director who made the much-loved film The Railway Children As an actor Lionel Jeffries, who has died aged 83, was a master of comic unease. This was perhaps fuelled by the personal ...

England gets Collison, Scotland gets car-crash telly

Scots saw the ads and read all the hype about Collision but got The Greatest Scot instead The English can whine about the Barnett formula all they want – but they don't know how lucky they are. Last ...

'FlashForward' opens to 3.2m for Five

FlashForward had an impressive debut for Five last night, according to early viewing figures. The series premiere, which pulled in decent figures in the States last Thursday, drew 3.19m (13.2%) for ...