The Hate U Give: This Is America

Starr Carter (Amanda Stenberg) is always switching between environments. The first one is the poor, working-class, mainly Black neighbourhood where she lives with her parents (Regina Hall, Russel Horsby) and brothers (Lamar Johnson, TJ Wright). The other is the rich, mostly White, private school she…

The Handmaid’s Tale: The Future Is Female

Without Margaret Atwood’s novel to fall back on, season two of The Handmaid’s Tale takes audiences to new heights. Even if you have never watched the show or read the original text, you will know from people that have certainly told you to watch it that it’s…

BBC One’s Bodyguard: Nation On The Take

From the makers of Line of Duty comes Bodyguard. It tells the story of David Budd (Richard Madden), an Afghanistan war veteran turned police officer suffering from PTSD. Working as protection for high profile people as part of of London’s Metropolitan Police Service, he is assigned to the…