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Alanis Morissette

Alanis Morissette criticises HBO doc about her life: “I was lulled into a false sense of security”

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Lauren Geall
  • Spice Girls
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    Did the Spice Girls “trash feminism”? Channel 4’s new documentary investigates girl power

  • 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

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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”

“Love it or hate it. This is me.”

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Amy Beecham
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George W Bush in 9/11: Inside The President's War Room
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This new 9/11 doc gives a behind-the-scenes look at the reaction to the tragedy

It's available to stream now.

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Lauren Geall
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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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Kayleigh Dray
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Amazon Prime’s LuLaRich mixes true crime with comedy as it investigates the dangerous LuLaRoe pyramid scheme
TV

If you were obsessed with Fyre Fest, just wait for Amazon Prime’s latest scam documentary

It involves private planes, billions of dollars of debt and... leggings.

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Amy Beecham
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Kayleigh Dray
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Selma Blair’s MS documentary now has a trailer, and it’s incredibly moving

“I was told to make plans for dying.”

Everything you need to know about Untold, the Netflix documentary going behind the sporting world’s greatest stories
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This new Netflix docuseries uncovers some of sport’s greatest scandals

Fans of The Last Dance should definitely add this to their watchlist.

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Amy Beecham
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Everything you need to know about Pray Away, Netflix’s new documentary on the harmful legacy of 1970s gay conversion therapy
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This documentary from Ryan Murphy explores the “legacy of harm” of gay conversion therapy

The Pose creator is helping to tell another powerful LGBTQ+ story.

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Amy Beecham
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India's Rape Scandal on Channel 4.
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“It is a really terrifying time”: why India’s Rape Scandal is essential viewing

This new Channel 4 documentary is so important.

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Hollie Richardson
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Amy Winehouse
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What we must remember while watching the BBC’s Reclaiming Amy

“She didn’t let anybody down; she was a victim of addiction.”

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Nuray Bulbul
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Naomi Osaka: production still
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Naomi Osaka’s new documentary explores the pressure of life in the spotlight

“I feel like I’m struggling,” she admits in the first trailer for Netflix’s Naomi Osaka.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Michaella McCollum
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Remember the ‘Peru Two’? The BBC’s new documentary tells the story of the infamous drug scandal

How did 20-year-old Michaella McCollum and Melissa Reid find themselves smuggling £1.5 million worth of cocaine out of Peru? And what happened next?

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Lauren Geall
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Lauren Geall
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7 fascinating documentary-style podcasts you’ll want to download immediately

Satisfy your curious side with these eye-opening series.

Belle Gibson
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The new Belle Gibson documentary unravels the “wellness” industry’s darkest story

Everybody is talking about the new BBC Three show.

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Hollie Richardson
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Netflix's Heist: production still
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Heist is the wild new true crime docuseries we’ve all been waiting for

This Netflix series chronicles three of the biggest heists in modern history, as explained by the people who pulled them off.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Julia Haart at e1972 during New York Fashion Week on February 08, 2020 in New York City. (Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images)
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Everyone’s going to be obsessed with Netflix’s My Unorthodox Life

One year on from Unorthodox (aka the “best series on Netflix”), we’re getting a new show inspired by its success to get stuck into...

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Kayleigh Dray
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Netflix's Sophie: Murder In West Cork
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Netflix’s new true crime series has dropped it's first trailer

Here’s everything you need to know about Sophie: A Murder In West Cork.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Murder By The Coast Netflix true crime documentary
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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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Charley Ross
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Leigh-Anne Pinnock attends the "Top Boy" UK Premiere at Hackney Picturehouse on September 04, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Mike Marsland/WireImage)
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Leigh-Anne Pinnock was “scared to speak out” about racism

“I was really scared, actually, about speaking out, which is why I feel like I didn’t for so many years.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Kayleigh Dray
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Love true crime? You should really watch Netflix’s Sons Of Sam

Here’s what you need to know about the impressive documentary series.

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Why you need to watch Lisa Eldridge’s BBC Two documentary tonight

The three-part series explores how beauty trends were dictated by class, politics and religion.

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Hanna Ibraheem
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