Gerard Gilbert is a television writer and feature writer for The Independent.
05 February 2014 12:55 PM
TV picks, Wednesday 5 February
05 February 2014 12:00 AM
The brothers are back in the spotlight – courtesy of the Dave Lee Travis trial
The new generation of must-see TV imports: after The Killing, Borgen and now The Bridge, will a new slate of foreign drama keep viewers riveted?
31 January 2014 05:00 PM
So just who was “mother of three”, the master-mind behind the plot to create a deadly pandemic? And will Saga and Martin ever find happiness within a romantic relationship? If you know what I’m talking about then you might also be feeling understandably anxious as the second series of The Bridge draws to its conclusion with another blistering double-episode featuring the world’s least touchy-feely fictional detective (and that includes Sherlock), the Porsche-driving, leather-trousered Saga Noren (Sofia Helin).
26 January 2014 08:48 PM
Show has given Russell Tovey his ideal role, he tells Gerard Gilbert
21 January 2014 01:05 PM
TV picks, Tuesday 21 January
14 January 2014 05:49 PM
Smoking on screen is sexy again, but even fake cigarettes have side effects for the actors, finds Gerard Gilbert
14 January 2014 03:05 PM
TV picks, Tuesday 14 January
13 January 2014 02:22 PM
Samantha Bond bakes a cake and Romanian migrants arrive in Birmingham
12 January 2014 12:00 AM
The comic's aggressive style does not match his true self, finds Gerard Gilbert
11 January 2014 12:00 AM
Emma Willis has worked her way through the divisions of popular entertainment presenting. Tonight, she takes the reins of the BBC’s revamped ‘The Voice’. Will she sink or swim?
Scottish independence: English people overwhelmingly want Scotland to stay in the UK
Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again – it would be immoral to bring it into the world'
Isis threat: Cameron wants an alliance with Iran
Crisis? What crisis? A visiting US doctor gives the NHS a rave review
Michael Brown shooting: Chaos erupts on the streets of Ferguson after autopsy shows teenager was shot six times – twice in the head
Scottish Independence Referendum: Salmond described as 'arrogant, ambitious and dishonest' by Scottish women
- 1 Richard Dawkins on babies with Down Syndrome: 'Abort it and try again – it would be immoral to bring it into the world'
- 2 ALS ice bucket challenge co-founder Corey Griffin drowns, aged 27
- 3 James Foley beheading: Fox news presenter Megyn Kelly annoyed by Ferguson update during broadcast about murdered journalist
- 4 Kajieme Powell: Missouri police release video footage of second man killed by officers
- 5 Paul Scholes: Manchester United need five experienced players who can turn round a desperate situation