Louise McCreesh
Freelance journalist and creative writer

The Real Life Story Behind ITV's 'The Bletchley Circle' Is Actually Feminist AF

It may come as a surprise to some that ITV drama The Bletchley Circle is being reprised for a spin-off series, a mere four years after it last aired. But, it's totally true. Much like all great spin-offs, The Bletchley Circle: San Francisco will pinc…
By Louise McCreesh

Get Excited Because The BBC's New 'Les Mis' Adaptation Has A SERIOUSLY Cool Cast

The tale of Jean Valjean and his many French revolution acquaintances is one that has been told countless times on screen, on stage, and of course, on the written page. Lest I forget, despite its musical retelling — for which it is arguably most reno…
By Louise McCreesh

Fans Reactions To This First Look At Olivia Colman In 'The Crown' Are So On Theme

Just when you thought royal mania had reached peak saturation, Netflix released its first picture of Olivia Colman as the Queen in The Crown. When the picture dropped on Monday morning, seriously, wow. My mind was blown. Broadchurch's D.S. Ellie Mill…
By Louise McCreesh

Prince Louis' Adorable Christening Photos Are Here & You're Gonna Need A Minute

It's been a busy year so far for the British royal family, what with Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding, royal tours, and countless official engagements. And last week marked another significant event for the Windsors, Prince Louis' christening…
By Louise McCreesh

This 'Walking Dead' Theory About Jeffrey Dean Morgan's New Look Changes Everything

There are so many changes coming for The Walking Dead in its ninth season that you wouldn't think a mere haircut would get people talking. But you'd be wrong. Walking Dead conspiracy theories have been going off on Twitter thanks to Jeffrey Dean Morg…
By Louise McCreesh

Samira's Super Candid Exit Interview Proves Just How Committed She Is To Frankie

A lot of fans were shocked to wake up to the news that Samira Mighty had quit Love Island on Thursday morning. But quit she had. In scenes aired during Thursday night's episode, the West End performer made the difficult decision to bow out early from…
By Louise McCreesh

Caroline Flack's Ex-Fiancé Just Made The Most Shocking Post-Break Up Confession

It's been a tough week for Love Island's leading lady. After publicly discussing potential wedding plans, Caroline Flack and Andrew Brady called off their engagement. Now, he's being called out on social media by Flack's loyal army of fans, who are q…
By Louise McCreesh

If You Recognise 'Our Girl's Private Monk, You'll Kick Yourself When You Learn Why

It's not that easy staying alive when you're a recurring Our Girl character — I direct you to Smurf (Iwan Rheon), Elvis (Luke Pasqualino), and most recently Bones (Oliver Rix), who have all lost their lives while working for 2-Section. But one member…
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Could A MAJOR Michelle Keegan & Lacey Turner 'Our Girl' Collab Be On The Cards?

It was never going to be easy to fill the lead character shaped hole left in Our Girl when Lacey Turner decided to quit as the show's protagonist army medic Molly Dawes and return to EastEnders after just one series. However, a lot of fans are convin…
By Louise McCreesh

This Is The Chilling Story Of The Gameshow Serial Killer On ITV's 'Police Tapes'

Since it first aired in 2017, Susanna Reid's Police Tapes has become a central part of ITV's Crime and Punishment series. Not sure about you, but I for one am hooked, and am fascinated for the next episode, which investigates the the "Gameshow Serial…
By Louise McCreesh

These World Cup Defeat Meets 'Love Island' Memes Are Painfully Relatable

Spirits were pretty high before England played Croatia in the 2018 FIFA World Cup semi-final at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow on Wednesday night and I'm not exaggerating by saying almost everyone in England was watching. Nonetheless, those same spir…
By Louise McCreesh

The Creepy Story Behind BBC's New Thriller Will Make You Even More Excited To Watch

Not quite content with just taking the BBC iPlayer by storm, Welsh noir drama Keeping Faith is now coming for a prime time slot on BBC One. The eight-part series stars Broadchurch actress Eve Myles as Welsh lawyer Faith Howell, a wife and mother draw…
By Louise McCreesh

Idris' Shocking Date Convo With Laura On 'Love Island' Got The Meme Treatment & LOL

Twitter viewers are now accusing new boy Idris of lying about what went down, with the accompanying memes citing injustice and pure outrage. For one hot minute, it looked like the Love Island contestants were finally about to learn the truth; did Geo…
By Louise McCreesh

Adam & Zara's Post 'Love Island' Relationship Is Already Intense AF

Love Island viewers were pretty shocked when serial dater Adam Collard was dumped from the villa on Friday night. And, before that, they were even more surprised when he called things off with fellow dumpee Darylle Sargeant whilst in the villa before…
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Love Island's New Girl Alexandra Is Already Insta Famous For A Very 2018 Reason

It's safe to say junior doctor Alex George hasn't really got anywhere with his multiple attempts to find love during his time in the Love Island villa, so producers have once again stepped in to try and hand deliver it to him on a (presumably silver)…
By Louise McCreesh

David Walliams Seems To Be Keeping His Love Life On The DL & Frankly, Good For Him

David Walliams may today be best known as one of Britain's best-selling children's authors and one quarter of the current Britain's Got Talent judges line-up, but he was once the husband of the incredibly gorgeous supermodel, Lara Stone. The pair spl…
By Louise McCreesh

There Are So Many Clues That Mollie May Make A Return On 'Our Girl' & YIKES, Drama

Now in its third season, its hard to believe Our Girl actually started as a humble one-off BBC TV movie back in 2013, which starred Lacey Turner as fish-out-of-water army medic Molly Dawes getting used to life on the front line. Following its huge su…
By Louise McCreesh

Olivia Colman's First Ever TV Role Will Have You Feeling SO Nostalgic

You may know Olivia Colman as the forthcoming replacement of Claire Foy as Queen Elizabeth on Netflix's The Crown. But in all honesty, she was a megastar long before landing the role of Her Majesty. Broadchurch, Peep Show, Flowers, and The Night Mana…
By Louise McCreesh

Amy Adams' Creepy AF Thriller Is Coming To The UK & It's About To Be Your New Fave

Gillian Flynn's debut novel Sharp Objects arrived to critical acclaim, but not much fanfare, when it was released back in 2006. Since then, it's become a much-deserved cult favourite and is revered by many as the thriller writer's best novel to date.…
By Louise McCreesh

Danny Dyer May Have A Bone To Pick With 'Love Island's Jack After THIS Comment

It's probably fair to say Jack Fincham has behaved like the perfect gentleman while courting his now official girlfriend Dani Dyer over the course of this year's Love Island. Nonetheless, it looks like he may have fallen at the final hurdle when it c…
By Louise McCreesh