GEORGE PELECANOS – BEHIND THE WIRE

As one of America’s great crime authors and a chief scriptwriter on The Wire and Treme, George Pelecanos is at home on the wrong side of the tracks George Pelecanos novels come with the same Stephen King quote emblazoned on their covers year after year:...

CHIWETEL EJIOFOR – THE WISDOM OF SOLOMON

For years, directors wondered why British actor Chiwetel Ejiofor wasn’t a major star. His leading performance in 12 Years a Slave, the slavery epic directed by Steve McQueen, is about to change the script I am waiting in the lobby of central London’s...

SIR DAVID ATTENBOROUGH – A NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM

Sir David Attenborough’s new 3D TV spectacular reanimates the Natural History Museum’s extinct species – and proves there’s life in another old dinosaur, too In David Attenborough’s New Year’s Day extravaganza, Natural History...

Christopher Walken talkin’

An illuminating telephone conversation with the star of The Deer Hunter — and a new BBC drama directed by David Hare Many great men have been floored by Christopher Walken. Take Sean Penn, who worked with him on the 1986 film At Close Range and who doesn’t...