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Charlene White Empire's Child ITV documentary

Charlene White’s emotional documentary hit viewers hard last night and here’s why

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  • Look away: Sky’s powerful documentary on #MeToo and the music industry is horrifying yet essential viewing
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    This documentary on music’s #MeToo moment is horrifying yet essential viewing

  • Monsters Inside: watch the trailer for The 24 Faces Of Billy Milligan, Netflix’s chilling true crime series
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    This chilling true crime story about a man with “24 personalities” is coming to Netflix

  • Janet Jackson’s explosive new documentary promises “the truth – take it or leave it’
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    Janet Jackson’s explosive new documentary promises “the truth – take it or leave it”

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Netflix's best true crime documentaries, from Jeffrey Epstein: Filthy Rich to The Death and Life of Marsha P. Johnson
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The 31 most important true crime documentaries on Netflix

How many of these have you seen?

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Everyone’s saying the same thing about Steve McQueen’s important new docuseries

The first episode of Uprising aired last night on BBC One.

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10 eye-opening BBC documentaries about mental health

An excellent selection of important conversations.

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This new Netflix documentary is a mix of The Last Dance and Friday Night Lights
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This new Netflix documentary is a mix of The Last Dance and Friday Night Lights

“It looks primed to win some awards.”

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Netflix’s new true crime movie tells a disturbing story of trouble in paradise

This new Netflix true crime film looks at the story of a murdered teenage girl in a Spanish tourist spot.

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The 8th is a rousing, painful look back at Ireland’s abortion referendum

Three years on from Ireland’s historic abortion vote, this unmissable documentary tracks the forces that shaped a seismic moment for women’s rights.

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Get ready to add Pink’s new documentary to your must-watch list

The iconic singer songwriter is bringing fans behind the scenes of her Beautiful Trauma World Tour.

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A screenshot from The Year The Earth Changed with a monkey by a hand sanitiser
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David Attenborough’s new film is an uplifting look at how nature adapted during lockdown

And it’s available to watch now.

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Lauren Geall
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Serena Williams has a new Amazon docuseries on the way and it already sounds inspiring

It's early days, but we're getting excited.

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Netflix's Seaspiracy: Dolphin Cove
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Viewers are urging everyone to watch this controversial new documentary

This is why so many people want you to watch Netflix’s Seaspiracy.

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The binge-worthy TV box sets coming to Disney+

Lost, Desperate Housewives, and The X Files, oh my!

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Dynasties: David Attenborough’s BBC series is returning for a second season

Get ready to meet four amazing families.

Unsolved Mysteries on Netflix
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Unsolved Mysteries: Vol 2 is coming to Netflix in time for Halloween

The hit true crime series is back this autumn, and there’s an extra-special paranormal episode in the mix...

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Kayleigh Dray
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This Netflix documentary has left Twitter users terrified

Basically, everyone is terrified after watching The Social Dilemma.

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

Watch the trailer for Robin’s Wish.

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Netflix’s Shirkers
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23 brilliant documentaries on Netflix that aren’t true crime

From Becoming to Shirkers.

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High On The Hog and Cooking With Paris: cooking shows on Netflix
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25 deliciously foodie films and TV shows to stream on Netflix

From Cooking With Paris to Bake Squad, it’s time to devour the streaming platform’s offering of foodie films and TV shows.

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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)
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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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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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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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