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The big problem with your insatiable true crime obsession

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    “25 weird reactions I got when people found out I was pregnant”

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    The first-look at Olivia Colman’s true crime series will have you on the edge of your seat

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    Deceit: Niamh Algar, the star of Channel 4’s new true crime series, on making the honeytrap drama

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Niamh Algar as Lizzie James in Channel 4's Deceit
TV

Deceit is the ‘honeytrap’ crime drama everyone will be watching this weekend

It's based on a true story.

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Life

These women are rejecting main character syndrome because they are happier in supporting roles

“I am quite happy not having a life that society considers worthy of a feature film.”

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Relationships

“I am a survivor of narcissistic abuse. This is my story”

Ronia Fraser – now a leading trauma recovery coach – lost all sense of reality when her narcissistic partner began to manipulate and control her.

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Women

“I had big dreams for my maternity leave – but then lockdown happened”

Jessica’s expectations for her maternity leave were very different to the reality that lockdown left her with. Here’s what she learned from her disappointment.

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Jessica Anais Rach
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Ruth Madeley exclusive: “Every disabled person has been waiting for a show like this”

The Years and Years actor talks to Stylist about her upcoming role in a vital new drama.

Julia Haart at e1972 during New York Fashion Week on February 08, 2020 in New York City. (Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images)
TV

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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Politics

Windrush Day 2021: how a routine passport application turned one family’s world upside down

“Despite both Sekeena and her daughter being born in the UK, they had to justify their citizenship.”

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Carly Lewis-Oduntan
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TV

The true stories that inspired this season of Line Of Duty

It seems many of the BBC crime drama’s storylines are based on real criminal cases…

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Kayleigh Dray
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Film

10 terrifying horror films based on actual true crime stories

From Scream to The Hills Have Eyes.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Money

“I fell victim to the Royal Mail texting scam – and they took every penny”

The number of people affected by scamming has surged during lockdown.

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Lauren Geall
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Life

14 women on how lockdown has changed their lives, one year on

“Lockdown was supposed to be a one-time sacrifice to regain normality.”

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Florie Mwanza and Katy Harrington
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“I became a young carer as a teenager and this is how my life changed”

"Getting out of the house to go to school was like escapism – even though I couldn’t keep up with it."

Anna Sorokin better known as Anna Delvey, the 28-year-old German national, whose family moved there in 2007 from Russia, is seen in the courtroom during her trial at New York State Supreme Court in New York on April 11, 2019.
Celebrity

Anna Delvey’s audacious story isn’t over: now she’s releasing her own series

Days after being released from prison, the ‘fake heiress’ is launching a vlog to rival Netflix’s Inventing Anna.

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Kayleigh Dray
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TV

February’s Now TV schedule is here and it’s a good one

Here’s our guide to the new dramas, comedies and films to get you through the month.

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Helen Bownass
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TV

The disturbing true story that inspired The Pembrokeshire Murders

Warning: this article contains spoilers for ITV’s The Pembrokeshire Murders.

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Kayleigh Dray
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TV

Bridgerton’s Regé-Jean Page responds to dating rumours in best possible way

Yes, a journalist actually asked Bridgerton’s Regé-Jean Page and Phoebe Dynevor if they’re dating IRL. And their response was perfection.

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Kayleigh Dray
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News

Human Trafficking Awareness Day: what it’s like to be trafficked at 5 years old

Survivor Kashi* shares her experiences in India and why things have to change.

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26 TV dramas based on true stories, from It's A Sin to Special
TV

26 TV dramas based on true stories, for anyone who lives for the real-life drama

From It's A Sin to Netflix's Special.

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Kayleigh Dray
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7 brilliant NHS staff tell us what it’s really like working the wards over Christmas

“Working on Christmas Day reminds us all of the incredible and life-changing work that we do.”

Strippers In The Attic is the podcast equivalent of Secret Diary Of A Call Girl
Podcasts

Say hello to the podcast equivalent of Secret Diary Of A Call Girl

Let Buffy and Heaven take you behind the scenes at a London stripclub via their utterly engrossing podcast, Strippers In The Attic.

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