Monthly Archives: January 2008

Why Anna Is The Real Friel

Last Friday, I was invited to a press screening for Pushing Daisies. This new US drama from Bryan Fuller (Heroes) and Barry Sonnenfeld (Men in Black) has been snapped up by ITV. It stars our very own Anna Friel (lately … Continue reading

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Britain’s Got Talent…Apparently

So there I was flicking through The Sun when I came across this: It’s a sneaky look behind the scenes of the Britain’s Got Talent auditions in Manchester. There’s a picture of a guy balanced on a ball, twirling a … Continue reading

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Ashes To Ashes; Life After Mars

I’m a child of the 80s. I remember Rubik’s cube (I never ever completed the soddin’ thing); I had a pair of leg warmers; I thought the Brixton riots would travel up the road to my manor; I was into … Continue reading

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“Tonight Graham I’m Going To Be…”

My mum adored the late Leslie Crowther, which explains why I remember him as the very first host of Stars In Their Eyes. A guilty pleasure of mine and a television institution, it started way back in 1990. Camp (especially during … Continue reading

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December Mailbag

Where would the beginning of a new month be without responding to your comments? December was a quiet month for feedback (you all clearly had turkey and tinsel on your minds). However, I did receive one e-mail from a user … Continue reading

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2008’s Telly Treats

Goodbye 2007. How was it for you? I had a lousy end to it; struck down with the lergies, all my plans vanished quicker than Cashley Cole’s disastrous autobiography (has anyone bought that book? Apart from his mum and missus … Continue reading

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