True Stories

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  • The true story of Nike: Matt Damon and Ben Affleck will star in Amazon’s gripping drama following the birth of a global brand
    Entertainment

    This Amazon drama tells the fascinating true story of how Nike became the biggest brand in the world

  • The Staircase
    TV

    The Staircase is the most chilling true crime drama on TV and it’s all because of Colin Firth

  • Nobody Told Me podcast season 2
    Podcasts

    Welcome to season two of Nobody Told Me, a Stylist podcast

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Woman standing at window
Careers

“My secret life as a female MI5 spy“

A rare glimpse into the world of a real MI5 spy, from wearing disguises to dealing with threats to national security.

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Anna Fielding
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The Staircase
TV

Ready for your first look at a chillingly calm Colin Firth in Sky’s The Staircase?

“Do you really think that Kathleen Peterson knew who her husband was?”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Amy Beecham
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The Thief His Wife And The Canoe ITV
Entertainment

So you liked The Thief, His Wife And The Canoe? You’ll love these 5 shows and podcasts on the case

The case of John and Anne Darwin is the basis for even more TV shows and podcasts.

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Morgan Cormack
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Christobel Hastings
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The trailer for BBC drama Then Barbara Met Alan is the uplifting watch we all need right now

The 90s drama is a rousing portrait of resistance and solidarity.

Infinite Storm
Entertainment

The astounding true story behind Naomi Watts’ survival thriller Infinite Storm

The movie is inspired by one woman’s legendary rescue mission.

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Christobel Hastings
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Pamela Anderson
Entertainment

Pamela Anderson is about to set the record straight with her own Netflix documentary

The pop culture icon is bringing ‘the real story’ to the small screen.

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Christobel Hastings
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Alice
Film

Alice is the revenge thriller of the year but do you know the shocking true story it’s based on?

Keke Palmer is reason alone to watch this film, but the history it’s based on will leave you reeling.

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Morgan Cormack
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Netflix's best true crime documentaries, from Jeffrey Epstein: Filthy Rich to The Death and Life of Marsha P. Johnson
Entertainment

The 36 most important true crime documentaries on Netflix

How many of these have you seen?

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Kayleigh Dray
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Sweet Bobby podcast: Kirat Assi on a decade of deception, abuse and catfishing
Podcasts

Meet the woman at the centre of the biggest true crime podcast of the year

Sweet Bobby has taken the podcast world by storm.

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Amy Beecham
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Sky's Landscapers Olivia Colman
TV

Olivia Colman’s new TV series is true crime drama, but not as you know it

Landscapers promises a “darkly comic” retelling of the real life 1998 Mansfield ‘garden bodies’ murders.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Ronia Fraser
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“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.

Belfast: Jamie Dornan and Caitriona Balfe
Film

Jamie Dornan and Caitriona Balfe’s new movie looks so beautiful

Belfast might be focused on The Troubles, but it promises to be a joyful story about the power of memory.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Lady Gaga and Adam Driver are seen filming 'House of Gucci' on March 10, 2021 in Milan, Italy. (Photo by Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images)
Film

Lady Gaga’s House Of Gucci is based on this shocking true story

The stylish crime drama is all about the murder of fashion founder Guccio Gucci’s grandson, Maurizio Gucci.

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Kayleigh Dray
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The Serpent episode 8: behind-the-scenes shots of MoniqueMarie-Andrée Leclerc (JENNA COLEMAN), Charles Sobhraj (TAHAR RAHIM)
TV

This trending Netflix series teaches us a dark lesson about true crime

Warning: this article contains spoilers for The Serpent’s devastating finale.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Netflix's Good On Paper
Film

The real dating horror story behind Netflix’s latest rom-com

Good On Paper is based on these real events...

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Hollie Richardson
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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)
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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The Trial Of The Chicago 7
Film

The true story behind Netflix’s The Trial Of The Chicago 7

The Oscar nominee – which boasts a cool 94% ‘fresh’ rating on Rotten Tomatoes – revolves around a real-life trial from 1968.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Kayleigh Dray
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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.

Fashion TV moments: Jenna Coleman looking very 70s in The Serpent
TV

Was The Serpent’s Marie-Andrée truly a murderer? Or just another victim?

Warning: this article contains spoilers for episode seven of BBC One’s The Serpent.

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Kayleigh Dray
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