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  • Olivia Colman with her Emmy award
    TV

    4 of the biggest wins for women at last night’s Emmy Awards

  • I May Destroy You
    People

    Michaela Coel talks imposter syndrome, Adele and creating last year’s most important drama

  • Sistah Space: domestic abuse charity launch “Valerie’s Law”petition and video campaign backed by Michaela Coel and FKA Twigs
    News

    “Black victims of domestic abuse aren’t taken seriously – this new law is fighting to change that”

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Best new memoirs 2021
Books

Real-life writing to love from Michaela Coel, Bernardine Evaristo and more

From Black British icons to escaping cults, discover incredible non-fiction to read now.

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Francesca Brown
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Dominique Thorne is set to star in Black Panther 2.
Film

Dominique Thorne just joined the cast of one of 2022’s most exciting films

She will join Michaela Coel in the Marvel film.

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Lauren Geall
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Sophie Okonedo, Michaela Coel and Jodie Comer on the Baftas red carpet
Fashion

All the best red carpet fashion moments from last night’s Bafta TV awards

The stars were out in full force.

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Lauren Geall
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Michaela Coel
TV

Michaela Coel shares her “internal devastation” in searing Baftas speech

“I know what it is like to shoot without an intimacy director,” says the I May Destroy You star.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Kayleigh Dray
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How Michaela Coel honoured the “unsung heroes” of I May Destroy You

“This is me seeing you, and acknowledging all of you.”

Michaela Coel
TV

Michaela Coel is bringing another BBC drama to our screens

Exciting news for I May Destroy You fans.

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Hollie Richardson
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Kaya Scordelario
News

Female actors are sharing the fearful reality of speaking out in the industry

Kaya Scodelario has talked about a “nude audition” she was asked to attend.

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Hollie Richardson
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Michaela Coel in I May Destroy You.
People

Michaela Coel’s seven best roles, and where to watch them

Must-watch shows and films starring the creator of I May Destroy You.

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Helen Bownass
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Charlotte and Carrie in Sex and the City
Podcasts

The podcast that every millennial Sex And The City fan is obsessively listening to

And 10 other podcasts about TV shows.

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Hollie Richardson
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Michaela Coel
Books

Michaela Coel’s debut book should be at the top of everyone’s reading pile

Misfits: A Personal Manifesto should be at the top of your reading list.

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Hollie Richardson
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Michaela Coel
Celebrity

Michaela Coel just delivered yet another brilliant acceptance speech

The writer, actor and director took home an NAACP Image Award for her writing on I May Destroy You.

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Lauren Geall
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Hollie Richardson
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Michaela Coel just made one heck of a timely and powerful awards speech

She thanked #MeToo pioneer Tarana Burke.

Jane Fonda accepts the Cecil B. DeMille Award onstage at the 78th Annual Golden Globe Awards held at The Beverly Hilton and broadcast on February 28, 2021 in Beverly Hills, California. -- (Photo by Rich Polk/NBCUniversal/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
Celebrity

Jane Fonda addresses Golden Globes controversy in powerful acceptance speech

“I May Destroy You has taught me to consider sexual violence in a whole new way.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Louis Theroux and Michaela Coel
Podcasts

Michaela Coel just asked Louis Theroux this tricky question, and fans need to hear the answer

“She’s hit me in quite a tender spot…”

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Hollie Richardson
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I May Destroy You screenshot
TV

Why Michaela Coel deserved so much more from the Golden Globes

“Are we right now witnessing an absolutely criminal snub of I May Destroy You?”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Michaela Coel
Podcasts

This is what Michaela Coel told Louis Theroux when he asked about her dad

The I May Destroy You creator chatted to Louis Theroux on his podcast.

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Hollie Richardson
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Michaela Coel
People

Michaela Coel shares the real-life experiences that inspired I May Destroy You

“I sat there sort of realising that the course of my life was forever going to change.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Michaela Coel in I May Destroy You.
Life

Finished I May Destroy You? Here’s what to watch next

Try to plug the gaping Michaela Coel-shaped hole in your life with one of these brilliant TV shows…

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Kayleigh Dray
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Hollie Richardson
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Michaela Coel shares inspiration for that unforgettable I May Destroy You finale

It is, quite simply, a masterpiece.

Michaela Coel in I May Destroy You.
Life

I May Destroy You is the soundtrack you need to add to your summer 2020 playlist

Because it is tune after tune after TUNE.

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Hollie Richardson
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