Give the boy a second chance
Jimmy McGovern’s brave imagining of Anthony Walker’s lost life leaves the viewer bereft, while China’s response to Covid-19 has echoes of Chernobyl
We, the knowing audience watching in reverse time, were ever aware of the young man who had been lost
Anthony, Panorama, Prodigal Son, Escape to the Chateau’s A Suitable Boy
Anthony Panorama: China’s Coronavirus Cover-Up Escape to the Chateau: Make Do and Mend A Suitable Boy
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It was a gutsy thing for a writer to have done, was and even such as Jimmy McGovern might have had his 2am doubts. To...
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