When historians examine the collapse of Western civilisation years from now, they may well pinpoint 11 January 1973 as the beginning of the end. It’s the day An American Family, often cited as the first reality TV show, originally aired in the US. Without it, MTV would never have unleashed The Real World, and without…Read more
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FLATPACK EXMPIRE examines a company founded in 1943 by Swedish entrepreneur Ingvar Kamprad. IKEA is now a global giant with 375 stores (and counting) in more than 50 countries that chews up 1% of the world’s commercial wood supply every year. An estimated 1 in 5 children in Britain were conceived on one of the…Read more
Hopping on to British TV screens with fantastic millinery, a peppy jazz soundtrack and the breathless perkiness of a moonshine fuelled Charleston are the FRANKIE DRAKE MYSTERIES. Shot in Canada and set between the wars in 1920s Toronto - it has quite the eclectic cast, featuring Brits (including Laurence Fox), Canadians and Canadian-Americans. This international…Read more
SUPERSTORE may be new to UK shores, but it’s already something of a veteran show Stateside, with three seasons and counting under its belt - a promising sign considering most new shows are cancelled after (and sometimes during) their first season. The show follows the trials and tribulations of a band of quirky employees at…Read more
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