CHRISTOPHER STEVENS reviews the weekend’s TV: The game show that’ll make you beg – ‘Give us a break!

CHRISTOPHER STEVENS reviews the weekend’s TV: The daft new game show that’ll make you beg – ‘Give us a break!’ By Christopher Stevens for Daily Mail Published: 02:00 BST, 12 April 2021 | Updated: 07:01 BST, 12 April 2021 I Can See Your Voice  Rating: Game of Talents  Rating: Show! Us! Your! Talent! the celebs … Read more

PETER HOSKIN: Reviews the ‘explosively charming’ Outriders

A server crash scuppered my space ranger: PETER HOSKIN reviews Outriders and Disco Elysium – The Final Cut By Peter Hoskin For The Daily Mail Published: 01:46 BST, 9 April 2021 | Updated: 02:34 BST, 9 April 2021 Outriders (PlayStation, Xbox, PC, £59.99) Verdict: Explosively charming Rating: A grenade lands at your feet. Without squandering … Read more

Josh O’Connor trades his Crown for a night with Juliet: PATRICK MARMION reviews Romeo & Juliet

Romeo & Juliet (Sky Arts/NowTV) Verdict: A little too grown up  Rating: An Elephant In The Garden (barntheatre.org.uk) Verdict: Animal healing  Rating: Where The Bugaboo Lives (littleangeltheatre.com) Verdict: Puppets enchant Zoom Rating: Prince Charles playing Romeo? Well, not quite, but it was a little disconcerting this week to see the features of the heir apparent in the … Read more

CHRISTOPHER STEVENS reviews last night’s TV: The seaside thriller fishier than pickled herring

Intruder Rating: The Syndicate  Rating: Wherever Intruder (Channel 5) is set, I want to live there. It’s clearly on the wild Irish coast — you can tell from the houses, the seascape and the rugged hills. It boasts a picturesque Celtic fishing harbour, and boozy wine bars with great seafood. There’s even a place that … Read more

CHRISTOPHER STEVENS reviews last night’s TV: We must be right mugs to hang on to this clutter

Sort your life out Rating: Louis Theroux: Shooting Joe Exotic  Rating: Look, I don’t want to sound like one of Monty Python’s four moaning Yorkshiremen, but when I was a lad I had one mug to drink from — and I counted myself lucky to have that. It’s true. My mother has never thrown it … Read more

CHRISTOPHER STEVENS reviews the weekend’s TV: 40 years on, Blunt may still be Windsors’ downfall 

CHRISTOPHER STEVENS reviews the weekend’s TV: Forty years on, traitor Blunt may still be the Windsors’ downfall By Christopher Stevens for Daily Mail Published: 02:11 BST, 5 April 2021 | Updated: 02:11 BST, 5 April 2021 Queen Elizabeth And The Spy In The Palace Rating: Line Of Duty Rating: Royal documentaries now fill so much … Read more

Double down for domestic bliss: PETER HOSKIN reviews It Takes Two 

Double down for domestic bliss: PETER HOSKIN reviews It Takes Two By Peter Hoskin For The Daily Mail Published: 02:01 BST, 2 April 2021 | Updated: 02:33 BST, 2 April 2021 It Takes Two Rating: A Way Out Rating: Keep Talking And Nobody Explodes Rating: Snipperclips Rating: Here’s the good news: with lockdown relaxing, you soon won’t … Read more

The intense emotion of sitting for an artist: PATRICK MARMION reviews Sitting

Sitting (BBC4, Wednesday 2.30pm) Verdict: You’ll be drawn in Rating: Scaramouche Jones (stream, theatre) Verdict: Richie re-born Rating: Sadie (BBC iPlayer) Verdict: Gritty but powerful Rating: People worry about the wrong things when they’re being painted. They think they’ll get bored, or restless. But what should really concern them is what they’ll say when they … Read more

CHRISTOPHER STEVENS reviews last night’s TV: Gyles gives us Austen literary tour to write home about

In Jane Austen’s Footsteps With Gyles Brandreth  Rating: This Is My House  Rating: Life wasn’t so different a couple of hundred years ago. Sunseekers rushed to the beach on the first warm day in spring — and because bathing costumes hadn’t been invented, they all went skinny-dipping. There were riots on the streets of Bristol, … Read more

Straight-talking takeaway boss hits back at bad online reviews in hilarious fashion

A straight-talking takeaway boss has won praise for hitting back at bad online reviews in a hilarious fashion. Alice Cheung, 50, runs Oriental Express in Leeds, which, despite its five star rating on Just Eat, still attracts the occasional complaint. But the restaurant owner is more than ready to put angry punters in their place.  … Read more