Listen to Code of a Killer Q&A with John Simm, David Threlfall, Michael Crompton and Simon Heath
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Listen to Code of a Killer Q&A with John Simm, David Threlfall, Michael Crompton and Simon Heath

BAFTA The Guru Uncut 13 April 2015 Code of a Killer: TV Q&A ITV’s drama Code Of A Killer is based on the extraordinary true story of Alec Jeffreys’ discovery of DNA fingerprinting and its first use by Detective Chief Superintendent David Baker in catching a double murderer. This Q&A features writer Michael Crompton, executive … Continue reading

BBC Radio 4 Front Row: Harold Pinter’s The Hothouse with John Simm
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BBC Radio 4 Front Row: Harold Pinter’s The Hothouse with John Simm

BBC Radio 4 John Wilson 10 May 2013 Harold Pinter’s The Hothouse is in a rare revival on the London stage, starring John Simm and Simon Russell Beale. Writer Iain Sinclair delivers his verdict on the play about a bureaucratic mental institution run by a sadist. (00:06:05) Listen to scene clip with John Simm as … Continue reading

DVD / Reviews

DVD Review: Chiller – The Complete Series

http://www.Film-News.co.uk release date: 28 Feb 2011 certificate: Cert 18 director: Various studio: Network DVD film length 250 min total reviewer: Claudia A A rare treat is Chiller – The Complete Series, containing five blood-curdling episodes of the macabre and the supernatural. Originally produced for Yorkshire Television and broadcast on British TV in 1995, each of the five episodes (‘Prophecy’ / ‘Toby’ / ‘Here Comes The … Continue reading

Audiobooks / Audiobooks / Books / Reviews

Review: Billy Liar Audiobook

Audio books for Christmas: I’ve heard so much about you Old (and new) favourites excel in their aural exam The Independent By Sue Gaisford 5 December 2010 …John Simm’s reading of Billy Liar (CSA Word, unabridged, £19.99), the masterpiece from Keith Waterhouse, is, by contrast, flawless. The endearing fantasist Billy, his unspeakable family and everyone he … Continue reading