Alice Jones

Alice Jones is Deputy Arts Editor of The Independent.

Understudies in the limelight: Going from standby to star

When Kim Cattrall was forced to drop out of 'Linda' at the Royal Court, her replacement, Noma Dumezweni, stepped up to save the day and became an overnight sensation. But does the sparkle ever last beyond the next morning's headlines? 

Noel Fielding on children, Milligan, and the end of The Mighty Boosh

He worked 'incredibly hard' to elevate the Mighty Boosh to arena-filling world tours. Then they imploded, 'Luxury Comedy' got cancelled and so did 'Never Mind the Buzzcocks'. Noel Fielding frets to Alice Jones about being 'in limbo', the possibility of children and being the next Spike Milligan

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