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Steve McQueen: Widows director 'disturbed and upset' by Liam Neeson rape revenge comments

22/02/2019 • 11:11 Culture The Independent  

'Can you identify a racist by looking at them? Neither can …

Steve Irwin's 57th birthday: Australian 'Crocodile Hunter' TV star honoured with Google Doodle

22/02/2019 • 11:00 Culture The Independent  

Irwin would have turned 57 on 22 …

Alfred Hitchcock's 20 best films, from Vertigo to Psycho

22/02/2019 • 10:38 Culture The Independent  

Alfred Hitchcock is known as the master of suspense, but he didn't win a single Oscar. Graeme Ross chooses his top …

Reverend Ruth Scott death: BBC Radio 2 host dies from cancer, aged 60

22/02/2019 • 10:30 Culture The Independent  

The station paid tribute to its 'much loved' …

Leila Aboulela: ‘Jean Rhys’s Voyage in the Dark haunts everything I write’

22/02/2019 • 10:00 Culture The Guardian  

The author on her love for Daphne du Maurier, never finishing A Little Life and the books that helped with homesickness The book I am currently …

Human spirit climbs to another level in Free Solo

22/02/2019 • 09:42 Culture The Guardian  

The audacious documentary deserves to be an Oscar winner – not only for its physical feats and film-making but also, suggests Geoff Dyer, its call to …

Sleaford Mods: Eton Alive review – damning details of life on a frayed isle

22/02/2019 • 09:30 Culture The Guardian  

(Extreme Eating) Always recognisable and always evolving, Andrew Fearn and Jason Williamson’s barked social snapshots turn melodic Sleaford Mods’ …

Jussie Smollett 'says he's innocent' at Empire cast meeting after being accused of faking hate crime

22/02/2019 • 09:05 Culture The Independent  

The actor was seen on set filming before apologising to the …

Gunna: Drip or Drown 2 review – poised, plangent Atlantan justifies hype

22/02/2019 • 09:00 Culture The Guardian  

(Young Stoner Life/300 Entertainment) After releasing a series of underground mixtapes and being nurtured by Young Thug , 25-year-old rapper Gunna …

Mumford & Sons to headline All Points East

22/02/2019 • 08:41 Culture The Independent  

Festival takes place at Victoria Park in east London in May and …

Dave announces debut album Psychodrama and releases new video for 'Black' starring Stormzy and Raheem Sterling

22/02/2019 • 08:13 Culture The Independent  

Rapper became the youngest-ever winner of an Ivor Novello award last …

James Bulger film director Vincent Lambe: 'I was told they were evil'

22/02/2019 • 08:00 Culture The Guardian  

Detainment, about one of the most notorious murders of all time, caused outrage when it was nominated for an Oscar. So why did its director make it? …

What should we expect from Marvel's new TV universe?

22/02/2019 • 08:00 Culture The Guardian  

As the final cancellations spell a definitive end to Netflix’s Marvel properties, Disney’s new streaming service might give them a new lease of life …

World Press Photo Contest 2019: See the nominees for prestigious photography award

22/02/2019 • 07:54 Culture The Independent  

Photos from some of the biggest news stories of last year are …

Michael Jackson estate suing HBO over Leaving Neverland documentary about child sex abuse allegations

22/02/2019 • 07:44 Culture The Independent  

Estate claims HBO violated a non-disparagement clause from 1992, and that the two men interviewed in the documentary are 'financially …

Black Leopard, Red Wolf by Marlon James review – violent and cliched

22/02/2019 • 07:30 Culture The Guardian  

The Man Booker winner calls his fantasy trilogy an ‘African Game of Thrones’. The gore is there, but where’s the subtlety? Black Leopard, Red Wolf …

The art of watchmaking – in pictures

22/02/2019 • 07:00 Culture The Guardian  

A master watchmaker and an antiquarian horologist at their family-run workshop in the heart of the Jewellery Quarter in Birmingham Continue …

Anthem review – a tedious and conservative dirge

22/02/2019 • 07:00 Culture The Guardian  

PC, Xbox One, PlayStation 4; BioWare, EA BioWare’s shooter jets promisingly into battle on a stunning alien world, but what unfolds is patchy Anthem …

Jena Friedman: the outrageous talkshow host women have been waiting for

22/02/2019 • 06:00 Culture The Guardian  

Provocative and very funny, the comedian’s satirical chatshow specialises in taking on white men who have never had their values questioned Getting …

Mark Ronson: ‘I was floundering. I was drinking too much and giving orders’

22/02/2019 • 06:00 Culture The Guardian  

His new album of ‘sad bangers’ is inspired by his divorce – and has already scored one global hit single. So why does he feel he’s being pushed out …