Tag : channel 5

Elizabeth: Our Queen – A Good Kind of Nostalgic.

7 months ago / 0 comments

This week, Channel 5 aired the first in an 8-part series detailing the life of Queen Elizabeth II. The first episode, called ‘Queen in Waiting’ details the Queen’s younger years, ending with the death of King George VI in 1952. It seems society has a desire to expose people’s private … Read More

10,000 BC: An Unrealistic Stone Age Experience

4 years ago / 0 comments

So, here we are, one year after Channel 4’s Bear Gryll’s The Island,  and Channel 5 has brought the British public the immensely original 10,000 BC. In this female inclusive version of The Island we see a bunch of twenty Brits dumped in a Bulgarian forest and left to ‘fend … Read More

TV | Celebrity Big Brother – Boobs, bigots and bedlam

5 years ago / 0 comments

As what seems like the one billionth series of Celebrity Big Brother has come to an end, and the word celebrity is used in its very loosest sense, LSi reflects on the longevity of this TV show format and whether it’s really worth watching. Certain trends often implicate the popularity … Read More