Tag : louis theroux

World Television Day 2018 – Our Favourite Episodes

2 months ago / 0 comments

In celebration of World Television Day, which this year is 21st November, our Lifestyle and Culture online editor Caitlin Tilley and writer Mia Connor tell us about their favourite episodes of TV.   Inside No.9: The Riddle of the Sphinx, season 3 episode 3 From the genius creators of League … Read More

Louis Theroux: Talking to Annorexia

1 year ago / 0 comments

Did we actually just see the deadpan documentarian, Louis Theroux with a tear in his eye? Delving into two of London’s biggest eating disorder treatment facilities, Theroux takes a sensitive approach in providing us with a saddening insight into the insidious and destructive illness that is anorexia. He describes the … Read More

Theroux and Attenborough to join forces for series on Trump, Putin, Kim and others

1 year ago / 0 comments

Louis Theroux and David Attenborough will be joining forces in the exhilarating new series, ‘Degeneration in one Generation’, The Pigeon is excited to announce. The much anticipated collaboration from Britain’s most cherished documenters will take viewers on a whirlwind journey, examining five of the world’s most controversial leaders: Donald Trump, … Read More

Louis Theroux: Dark States – Trafficking Sex

1 year ago / 0 comments

In the second of his compelling yet grim series, Theroux focuses on Houston, the number one hub for human trafficking in North America. We see Louis travelling around the city, investigating the women that work in the illegal sex industry and their pimps, whilst presenting a fantastic insight into the … Read More

Louis Theroux: Dark States – Heroin Town

1 year ago / 0 comments

Louis gets us Theroux the week with another gripping documentary exploring a town that has been ravaged by a heroin epidemic. “It’s kind of like a stick of dynamite that’s going to do absolutely nothing in the world except make you feel as good as you can possibly feel.”  That … Read More

How Television Depicts the Controversy of Operation Yewtree

2 years ago / 0 comments

National Treasure is a critically acclaimed four part TV drama concluding next week starring Robbie Coltrane and Julie Walters. The BBC drama was written by Jack Thorne, also known for Skins and This is England, as well as Harry Potter and the Cursed Child; it is the first British drama … Read More

On our radar: the films you need to see this month

2 years ago / 0 comments

With an exciting line up of films due to hit the cinemas soon, The Gryphon Arts Team have assembled their highlights of upcoming flicks. Miss Peregrine’s Home For Peculiar Children 30th September Directed by Tim Burton, it’s being heralded as his best work in years. Expect the weird, the wonderful … Read More

Review: Louis Theroux’s Drinking to Oblivion

3 years ago / 0 comments

Drinking culture has become something that enshrines Britain and the way us Brits are seen across the globe. Alcoholism itself is something covered in stigma, and a problem which most of us would merely turn a blind eye to, because quite simply we don’t want to acknowledge it as a … Read More

Louis Theroux: Transgender Kids

4 years ago / 0 comments

Talented TV documentary filmmaker, Louis Theroux, has taken on some serious topics throughout his career, and now he turns his attention to gender dysphoria. This programme takes a slightly different and more serious approach, as opposed to Weird Weekends which aimed at making viewers chuckle. Louis Theroux has not only made insightful … Read More

TV | Louis Theroux's LA Stories

5 years ago / 0 comments

Louis Theroux’s work has taken him around the globe but it is his interest in the weird and wonderful subcultures of American society that has truly defined his career. In the past Theroux has always been an Englishman abroad, peeking into a world that seems to perplex him as much … Read More