Noughts & Crosses

Noughts and Crosses is the title of the bestselling young-adult book series by Malorie Blackman. The first novel has been adapted by the BBC into an eagerly awaited new TV show, starring Masali Baduza as Sephy and Jack Rowan as Callum.

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Noughts & Crosses: the show focuses on the relationship between Callum McGregor (Jack Rowan) and Sephy Hadley (Masali Baduza).
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Noughts & Crosses: the truth about mysterious Yaro, revealed

It took a lot of armchair detective work, but we think we’ve figured out who Yaro really is...

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Noughts & Crosses: Picture shows Sephy Hadley (MASALI BADUZA), Callum McGregor (JACK ROWAN)
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Noughts & Crosses: who left that mysterious envelope for Meggie, and why?

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“Our image was hijacked – Noughts and Crosses finally allows us to represent ourselves”

Eunice Olumide talks about what it means to be part of the Noughts and Crosses cast.

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Noughts & Crosses: Picture shows Sephy Hadley (MASALI BADUZA), Callum McGregor (JACK ROWAN)
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We’ve been waiting almost 20 years for an adaptation of Noughts & Crosses, and now it’s almost here

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Exclusive: Malorie Blackman talks Meghan, Trump and her new book Crossfire

“Crossfire is responding to politics and how it’s got so dirty,” explains Malorie Blackman.

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There’s so much good news about Malorie Blackman’s Noughts & Crosses series

Stormzy is appearing in the BBC adaptation, she’s working on a new novel, and we’re very, very excited.

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LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 23: Malorie Blackman attends the BAFTA Academy Children's Awards at the Roundhouse on November 23, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by David M. Benett/Getty Images)
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Doctor Who fans, Malorie Blackman’s role in the TV show has been confirmed

The former Children's Laureate has described her Dr Who adventure as “a dream come true”

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