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This new Robin Williams documentary calls attention to health issues we need to talk about

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Unsolved Mysteries on Netflix
Life

Already finished Unsolved Mysteries? Here’s what to watch next

Try streaming these important true crime films and docuseries.

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CARMICHAEL, CA - JUNE 14: The weathered hands of Victor Hayes, a survivor of the East Area Rapist, photographed with old pictures of himself in the foreground during an interview in Carmichael, Calif., on Thursday, June 14, 2018. Joseph James DeAngelo who was arrested nearly two months ago is the man accused of being the East Area Rapist and later the Golden State Killer. (Randy Vazquez/Bay Area News Group via Getty Images)
Life

I’ll Be Gone In The Dark could be the most important true crime series yet

The Sky Crime series will bring Michelle McNamara’s investigation into violent predator ‘The Golden State Killer’ to life in terrifying detail.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Athlete A is now available to stream on Netflix UK
Life

The vital documentary we all need to sit up and pay attention to

The critically-acclaimed Athlete A is available to stream on Netflix from 24 June.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Michelle Obama’s Becoming is now a must-watch Netflix documentary

The documentary, will offer a ‘rare and up-close’ look at the former First Lady’s life and we've finally got the first trailer

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Kayleigh Dray
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Cooked With Cannabis is a very different kind of cooking show

Weed cuisine done right? Netflix’s Cooked With Cannabis is here to shake up the platform’s offering of foodie films and TV shows.

Stacey Dooley
People

Add Stacey Dooley’s Costa Del Narcos to your watchlist, stat

In this documentary, Stacey Dooley explores Spain’s drugs trade, gaining unique access to the police, the dealers and the smugglers who are all at war.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Netflix’s Tiger King fans, we need to talk about the new Carole Baskin spin-off documentary
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We need to talk about this new Carole Baskin documentary

She became the unlikely villain of Netflix’s Tiger King – and now Carole Baskin is set to become the focus of yet another invasive documentary.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Netflix's The Innocence Files
Life

Netflix’s The Innocence Files powerfully flips the true crime genre on its head

“These stories expose difficult truths about the state of America’s deeply flawed criminal justice system.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Reese Witherspoon
People

Fierce Queens is the nature documentary of our feminist dreams

Reese Witherspoon is about to give David Attenborough a run for his money…

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Kayleigh Dray
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The Marvelous Mrs Maisel
Life

All the best TV series and films to watch on Amazon Prime right now

Looking for a new TV series to binge-watch or film to fall in love with? Check out our list.

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Lauren Geall
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The Navarro Cheer team from Netflix's Cheer
Life

All your questions about Netflix’s Cheer, answered

Is Lexi still cheering, and will there be a season two?

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Lauren Geall
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4 ways The Cave shows how feminism can flourish in extreme circumstances

Meet the most inspiring documentary you’ll see this year

Alice Levine Exclusive Interview: My Dad Wrote A Porno, Women in Music Awards, the new Peroni Libera and more.
People

Alice Levine talks imposter syndrome, My Dad Wrote A Porno and her Lizzo obsession

Is Belinda Blumenthal a feminist icon? Alice Levine reckons she could be.

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Lauren Geall
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Life

All the chilling true crime documentaries you need to watch this autumn

Grab ALL the blankets.

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Lauren Geall
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Life

Selena Gomez’s powerful new Netflix docuseries is breaking stereotypes of immigrants

The singer wants to put a spotlight on the real people behind the immigration debate.

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Christobel Hastings
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Hail Satan - what is life really like in The Satanist Temple?
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Hail Satan? These Satanists want you to know the truth about The Satanic Temple

Sadie, Chalice and Jill engage publicly and unapologetically as Satanists. Here, they reveal what life is really like in The Satanic Temple.

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Ally Sinyard
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Life

The Family is the sort of true crime series that makes you question everything

Netflix’s new true crime series, which explores the secretive Christian sect with rumoured ties to Trump, is truly astounding.

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Christobel Hastings
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The best podcasts, TV series and books about scammers to binge now

Obsessed with 2019’s breakout fraudsters Anna Delvey and Dirty John? Here are five more must-know cultural binges

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Francesca Brown
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Louis Theroux wants to make a documentary about “prisoner” Melania Trump

She'd be a fascinating subject, for sure.

Visible Women

Netflix’s Knock Down the House reveals a very different side to Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Stylist speaks to Rachel Lears about what it was like to direct one of the most talked-about documentaries of 2019.

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