Gerard Gilbert is a television writer and feature writer for The Independent.
22 December 2014 02:30 PM
From David Walliams' new drama to Esio Trot starring Judi Dench and Dustin Hoffman, there's plenty of wholesome family fare to watch this Christmas
22 December 2014 01:00 PM
Tune in for Doctor Who and Mapp and Lucia too this festive period
Anna Chancellor has a lineage worthy of Tatler but has had to scrap to establish herself as one of our finest actors
20 December 2014 12:00 AM
Chancellor has come a long way since Four Weddings. The British actor talks motherhood, her new role in Mapp and Lucia, and why she shuns her aristocratic roots
13 December 2014 12:00 PM
With three hit TV shows, Sally Wainwright is the envy of the biz. Here she reveals the secrets of her success
12 December 2014 04:00 PM
Olivia Colman: 'I got to the point where I stopped going on trains and buses because everyone would ask who did it'
Christmas 2014: Can a new TV take on E F Benson’s cult Mapp and Lucia novels compare with the sublime 1985 series?
06 December 2014 12:00 PM
The BBC's new version is written by The League of Gentlemen's Steve Pemberton, who says we should expect "a genteel version of Royston Vasey"
W1A actor Jason Watkins to star in new ITV drama as the landlord falsely accused of Joanna Yeates' murder
06 December 2014 12:00 AM
22 November 2014 12:00 AM
05 November 2014 09:10 PM
03 November 2014 04:15 PM
Intruders, Toast of Britain and Gareth's All-Star choir also come recommended
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British tourists complain that impoverished boat migrants are making holidays 'awkward' in Kos
A nation of inequality: How the UK is failing to feed its most vulnerable people
Australian man punched in the face for defending Muslim women from abuse on train
David Starkey 'tells Amal Clooney to shut up and stop over-promoting human rights'
EU referendum: David Cameron to deny EU migrants and under-18s the chance to vote
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