Inside the Foreign Office, review: Imitates life under Boris Johnson

For the entire time span covered in the first episode of this three-part series, staff were counting down to what they called Liberation Day from Boris Johnson


Sean Penn's star power is a distraction in Channel 4's 'The First'

There is no doubting the ambition of Beau Willimon's new drama on Channel 4, but it needs to draw more on its ensemble cast

Homecoming: Julia Roberts show is a dreamy mystery in bitesize chunks

'Homecoming' has the feel of a one-hour-per-episode show, so when these credits intervene just shy of the 30-minute mark it’s disorientating – but a bit of a masterstroke


There She Goes, episode one review: Has searing emotional honesty

The series doesn’t slot easily into any given category, such as comedy, biopic, tragicomedy or drama, but that tends to make it the more intriguing and rewarding as a result

BBC One's 'Informer' is as nonsensical as 'Bodyguard'

To make a drama work, the script must sing line by line. The main response ‘Informer’ provokes is to make the viewer scream, roll their eyes and text their friends to say, ‘are you watching this?’


Wanderlust, episode 5 review: The strangest of interludes

A therapist takes Joy through every emotional trauma and sexual experience that she has ever had