House Notes: We Meet Again

Pandemic vs prime time – what’s happening to your favourite shows?

Sets shut down, casts and crew at a distance, streaming platforms reigning supreme — we explore the pandemic’s impact on must-see TV

Variety’s Marc Malkin weighs in on Disney’s Mulan pivot

The LA-based member and Senior Film Awards, Events and Lifestyle Editor shares his insights on Disney’s decision to skip the movie theatres

Olympian Miles Chamley-Watson on the transformative powers of sport

Watson, member and the first US fencer to win an individual gold medal at the World Championships, shares how finding sport changed his life

Creative Sensemaker

The latest instalment of Creative Sensemaker, a cultural series by Tortoise Media, the slow news agency

Everything you need to know about a post-pandemic Olympics

How do you organise an international sporting event, stay at the top of your athletic game and hold on to sponsorships in the time of enforced distancing?

Raven Smith on stealing back the sexiest season

Sun-dappled days are sliced with latent horniness and lazy melodrama: let’s reclaim summer, writes our resident columnist

Amazin LeThi on inclusive spaces in sport

With the Tokyo Olympics postponed, the queer elite-level athlete and activist urges that now is the perfect moment to reassess LGBTQ+ inclusion in sports

The Tao of Tyga

The rap star behind viral hit ‘Bored In The House’, who rakes in more than 40 million monthly Spotify streams, reflects on building his empire around good times

Creative Sensemaker #10

The tenth instalment of Creative Sensemaker, a new cultural series by Tortoise Media, the slow news agency

Creative Sensemaker #9

The ninth instalment of Creative Sensemaker, a new cultural series by Tortoise Media, the slow news agency

Creative Sensemaker #8

The eighth instalment of Creative Sensemaker, a new cultural series by Tortoise Media, the slow news agency.

Actor Himesh Patel 
is making a bid to brighten up your day

Actor Himesh Patel is back to conquer your TV screen with The Luminaries and the big screen with Christopher Nolan's blockbuster Tenet

Creative Sensemaker #7

The seventh instalment of Creative Sensemaker, a new cultural series by Tortoise Media, the slow news agency

An Independence Day playlist by BMAJR

The New York-based DJ and member curates a playlist that invites everyone to ground themselves in examples of Black artistry and music

Gugu Mbatha-Raw: We need to talk

Actor Gugu Mbatha-Raw MBE discusses Black representation on screen with BAFTA-winning film-maker Amma Asante MBE, moderated by best-selling author Yomi Adegoke

Creative Sensemaker #6

The sixth instalment of Creative Sensemaker, a new cultural series by Tortoise Media, the slow news agency

Raven Smith on the ardent desire to dine out

Our resident columnist fantasises about swapping at-home hosting for one for friends and fancy tables