American Horror Story Monsters Among Us Season 4 Episode 1 Editor’s Rating 4 stars * * * * « Previous Next » Photo: FX Get ready for over-the-top abnormalities, intricate atrocities, and things so awful it will make you go screaming from your living room to throw yourself down on the bed and cover your ears with a pillow. No, I’m not talking about the sideshow attractions on American Horror Story: Freak Show ; I’m talking about the accents! Why does every character on Freak Show have to have some kind of absurd accent? In a cage match of craziness, which do you think would win: Kathy Bates’s open-voweled Baltimore honk or Jessica Lange’s clipped nondescript German? I’m giving Bates the award in this category. Welcome, boys and girls, ladies and gentlemen, former Glee fans of all ages, to American Horror Story: Freak Show , which I, Brian Barnum & Moylan, will be recapping for you. How am I qualified? Well, I once had a … [Read more...] about Season-Premiere Recap: 2 Heads Are Better Than 1
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The unprecedented season was good for Chloé Zhao and Anthony Hopkins, and less kind to Netflix films like Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom . Photo: From Left: Courtesy of Netflix, Getty Images, Courtesy of Sony Pictures Classics From the very beginning, it was apparent that this year’s Oscars were shaping up to be the weirdest ones we’d ever seen . For one, very few of the films in competition would be seen in actual movie theaters — instead, the field was given over to streaming and VOD releases. Awards campaigns, which have evolved into multimillion-dollar charm offenses , would happen only virtually, or not at all. Society itself had been shaken since the last ceremony, with a deadly pandemic, massive protests in support of racial justice, and an attempted insurrection in the nation’s capital. Oh, and the Oscars would be taking place not on their usual February date, but in April. Now that the 2021 Oscars are in the books, it’s time to take stock. How did all this massive … [Read more...] about What Did We Learn From This Strange Oscars Season?
April 28, 2021 - 11:02 BST Eve Crosbie The popular BBC crime drama welcomed Line of Duty's very own DI Steve Arnott actor Martin Compston - did you spot him? Death in Paradise has welcomed some huge stars over the years, but did you know a certain member of AC-12 appeared in the beloved series? MORE: 6 questions we need answering in Line of Duty series six finale Line of Duty's very own DI Steve Arnott actor Martin Compston paid a visit to the island of Saint Marie way back in season five, when Humphrey Goodman, portrayed by Kris Marshall, was still the show's main detective. In the episode titled Dishing Up Murder, Martin plays a young sous chef named Dexter, who finds himself accused of murdering his boss, a brilliant but volatile chef. Loading the player... WATCH: HELLO! Insider breaks down episode six of Line of Duty The synopsis for the episode reads: "The team enter the high-pressure world of … [Read more...] about Line of Duty: did you spot this AC-12 detective in Death in Paradise?
April 25, 2021 - 21:07 BST Diane Shipley Jamie Oliver and wife Jools Oliver share five children Jamie Oliver's wife Jools shared a sweet family photo to social media at the weekend. Taking to her Instagram Stories, the mum-of-five posted a snapshot that showed her children smiling as they enjoyed a day out at Audley End miniature railway. MORE: Jamie Oliver's incredible throwback photo gets fans talking Jools and Jamie's sons River, four, and Buddy, ten , as well as 12-year-old daughter Petal were pictured sitting close to each other in front of a white picket fence. They were also joined by two of their cousins, and Jools tagged her sister Lisa in the photo, adding the caption: "My favourite gang to hang out with" – how sweet! Loading the player... WATCH: Jamie Oliver's latest photo sparks fan question about his daughters The photo didn't show the couple's eldest children, daughters Daisy, 18, and … [Read more...] about Jamie Oliver’s wife Jools shares heartwarming photo of children on family day out
April 23, 2021 - 14:19 BST Sophie Hamilton Having a barbecue this weekend? Try making this griddled nectarine, prosciutto and burrata salad to accompany your al fresco meal It looks like the sun's out this weekend, so time to dust off your barbecue and start dining alfresco once again. We don't know about you, but the salad is often our favourite part of eating outdoors – and we have a delicious recipe for you courtesy of Gemma Simmonite, chef and co-founder of Gastrono-me , the all-day restaurant in Bury St Edmunds. Gemma's griddled nectarines with prosciutto and burrata sound pretty fabulous to us. For those of you who haven't tried burrata before, it’s an Italian cow milk cheese (occasionally buffalo milk) made from mozzarella and cream. MORE: How to make Kim Kardashian's favourite salad from KUWTK "This is a simple beauty of a dish that I first saw a version of on holiday in Parma," says Gemma. "The … [Read more...] about This burrata salad recipe is PERFECT for sunny weekend barbecues