wed 17/07/2019

Jasper Rees

Jasper Rees's picture
Bio
Jasper has written about the arts, books, the media and sport for many broadsheets and magazines. He currently writes for the Telegraph and the Spectator. In the 1990s he also wrote about football for The Independent on Sunday. He is the author of I Found My Horn and co-author of the play of the same name. Bred of Heaven, his book on Wales and Welshness, was published in August 2011 and read on BBC Radio 4's Book of the Week. His latest book is a biography of Florence Foster Jenkins

Articles By Jasper Rees

Gentleman Jack, BBC One, series finale review - Anne Lister weds with pride

Read more...

Franco Zeffirelli: 'I had this feeling that I was special'

Read more...

Armistead Maupin's Tales of the City, Netflix, review - sex and dope soap is back in San Francisco

Read more...

Hatton Garden, ITV review - ancient burglars bore again

Read more...

Mum, BBC Two, series 3 review - welcome last hurrah for adult family sitcom

Read more...

Line of Duty, BBC One, series 5 finale review - big highs and Biggeloe

Read more...

Back to Life, BBC Three review - Daisy Haggard finds laughs in prison release

Read more...

Fleabag, Series 2 finale, BBC Three review - Phoebe Waller-Bridge's miraculous situation tragedy

Read more...

This Time with Alan Partridge, Series finale, BBC One review - back to his worst

Read more...

Dead Pixels, E4, review - gamers for a laugh

Read more...

Q&A special: The making of Local Hero

Read more...

The Bay, ITV, review - Broadchurch goes north

Read more...

An encounter with John Richardson, Picasso's biographer who has died at 95

Read more...

After Life, Netflix, review - Ricky Gervais's grief emoji

Read more...

Curfew, Sky One, review - belt up for a budget-price Mad Max

Read more...

Q&A Special: Actor Bruno Ganz on playing Hitler

Read more...

Pages

latest in today

k.d.lang, Brighton Dome review - superb revival of classic a...

It’s hard to convey in an age of equal marriage and gender fluidity the impact that k.d.lang’s Ingénue had when it was released in 1992....

CD: The Flaming Lips – King’s Head

Oh to be inside the head of Wayne Coyne. The frazzle-haired frontman has always been an enigma, persistently quirky, morally dubious, and...

The Night of the Iguana, Noël Coward Theatre review - Clive...

One of the glories of contemporary London theatre is its revivals of classic American drama. Year after year, audiences are able to revisit and...

The Day We Walked on the Moon, ITV review - it was 50 years...

It was on 16 July 1969 that Apollo 11 lifted off from Florida en route for the Moon, and exactly 50 years later, as we nervously anticipate the...

Inside the Social Network: Facebook's Difficult Year, B...

Not everybody is on Facebook, yet. So far, Mark Zuckerberg’s social media monolith has only managed to scrape together about 2.3 billion users,...

Equus, Trafalgar Studios review - passionate intensity

When he gave Martin Dysart, the troubled psychiatrist protagonist of Equus, a line in which he speaks about “moments of experience” being...

Elbow and New Order, Lucca Summer Festival review – a meetin...

Thirty-three years ago, at Manchester's Festival of the Tenth Summer, I fumed that New Order had been given top billing over The...

Whitewash, Soho Theatre review - a wild-at-heart linguistic...

This witty street-smart play about a white-skinned...

CD: Sum 41 - Order In Decline

Sum 41 were one of those light-weight punk-ish bands in unfeasibly...