Jess Denham

Jess Denham reports on Arts + Entertainment for The Independent website

i Newspaper
 
TheIPaper
The Independent around the web
Terry Pratchett, creator of the Discworld series of books

Terry Pratchett: Final Discworld novel to be about teenage witch Tiffany Aching

The popular author finished writing The Shepherd's Crown last summer

George RR Martin is currently working on the next Game of Thrones book, The Winds of Winter

George RR Martin raises Game of Thrones fans' hopes with hint about when to expect long-awaited new book The Winds of Winter

The author has said he will not attend conventions to 'focus on his writing'

Nick Jenkins, Sarah Willingham and Touker Suleyman are joining Dragons' Den

Dragons' Den: Moonpig founder Nick Jenkins joins Sarah Willingham and Touker Suleyman on new BBC2 panel

Deborah Meaden and Peter Jones are staying on for a thirteenth series

Disney's Western-centric skew revealed by map of where popular animated movies are set

Just four of the 124 films are located in South America and only seven in Africa

Kanye West performing on the Main Stage at the Wireless Festival in Finsbury Park, north London

Glastonbury 2015 line-up: Petition to ban Kanye West from headlining reaches 55,000 signatures

Most people complaining do not think hip-hop music belongs at the festival

Game of Thrones season 5: New teaser sees Daenerys' dragons looking fighting fit

The new series has its global premiere at the Tower of London tomorrow night

This is not the first time Jeremy Clarkson has courted controversy

Jeremy Clarkson to host BBC's Have I Got News For You despite Top Gear exit

The controversial presenter is booked to make a guest appearance next month

Grayson Perry at his studio in North London / Summer 2014 (Richard Ansett/Channel 4 images)

Grayson Perry 'Who Are You?' portraits set National Portrait Gallery record

More than 850,000 people are thought to have seen at least one of his artworks

Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman in the first look picture from next year's Sherlock special

Sherlock series 4: Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman to star in Victorian special

Co-creator Steven Moffat has confirmed the drama is heading back in time

Emma Thompson will play Mrs Potts in the live-action remake of Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast movie: Emma Thompson to play Mrs Potts alongside Emma Watson

Bill Condon's live action remake has been given a March 2017 release date

Latest stories from i100
Have you tried new the Independent Digital Edition apps?

Day In a Page

General Election 2015: The masterminds behind the scenes

The masterminds behind the election

How do you get your party leader to embrace a message and then stick to it? By employing these people
Machine Gun America: The amusement park where teenagers go to shoot a huge range of automatic weapons

Machine Gun America

The amusement park where teenagers go to shoot a huge range of automatic weapons
The ethics of pet food: Why are we are so selective in how we show animals our love?

The ethics of pet food

Why are we are so selective in how we show animals our love?
How Tansy Davies turned 9/11 into her opera 'Between Worlds'

How a composer turned 9/11 into her opera 'Between Worlds'

Tansy Davies makes her operatic debut with a work about the attack on the Twin Towers. Despite the topic, she says it is a life-affirming piece
11 best bedside tables

11 best bedside tables

It could be the first thing you see in the morning, so make it work for you. We find night stands, tables and cabinets to wake up to
Italy vs England player ratings: Did Andros Townsend's goal see him beat Harry Kane and Wayne Rooney to top marks?

Italy vs England player ratings

Did Townsend's goal see him beat Kane and Rooney to top marks?
Danny Higginbotham: An underdog's tale of making the most of it

An underdog's tale of making the most of it

Danny Higginbotham on being let go by Manchester United, annoying Gordon Strachan, utilising his talents to the full at Stoke and plunging into the world of analysis
Audley Harrison's abusers forget the debt he's due, but Errol Christie will always remember what he owes the police

Steve Bunce: Inside Boxing

Audley Harrison's abusers forget the debt he's due, but Errol Christie will always remember what he owes the police
No postcode? No vote

Floating voters

How living on a houseboat meant I didn't officially 'exist'
Louis Theroux's affable Englishman routine begins to wear thin

By Reason of Insanity

Louis Theroux's affable Englishman routine begins to wear thin
Power dressing is back – but no shoulderpads!

Power dressing is back

But banish all thoughts of Eighties shoulderpads
Spanish stone-age cave paintings 'under threat' after being re-opened to the public

Spanish stone-age cave paintings in Altamira 'under threat'

Caves were re-opened to the public
'I was the bookies’ favourite to be first to leave the Cabinet'

Vince Cable interview

'I was the bookies’ favourite to be first to leave the Cabinet'
Election 2015: How many of the Government's coalition agreement promises have been kept?

Promises, promises

But how many coalition agreement pledges have been kept?
The Gaza fisherman who built his own reef - and was shot dead there by an Israeli gunboat

The death of a Gaza fisherman

He built his own reef, and was fatally shot there by an Israeli gunboat