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Going behind the scenes to bring you showbiz interviews, TV recommendations and our thoughts on the latest movie releases - from both sides of the Atlantic. Join Katie, Claire and Stevie for a fun look at the world of entertainment. Got a message for us? Email backstage@sky.uk

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    • 4.0 • 48 Ratings

Going behind the scenes to bring you showbiz interviews, TV recommendations and our thoughts on the latest movie releases - from both sides of the Atlantic. Join Katie, Claire and Stevie for a fun look at the world of entertainment. Got a message for us? Email backstage@sky.uk

    Line of Duty finale, The Pursuit of Love and Oxygen

    Line of Duty finale, The Pursuit of Love and Oxygen

    Welcome to Backstage, the film and TV podcast from Sky News.

    This week, Claire Gregory and Stevie Wong, are joined by Sky News Arts and Entertainment Correspondent Lucy Cotter.

    The team dissect that Line of Duty series finale and discuss the new drama that’s replacing it on Sunday nights on BBC One, The Pursuit of Love. Plus they lose their breath with new Netflix film Oxygen.

    Not one to miss! Don't forget to rate, review and subscribe and do get in touch via backstage@sky.uk – we love emails!

    Oscars debrief, Intergalactic and Without Remorse

    Oscars debrief, Intergalactic and Without Remorse

    Welcome to another week on Backstage - the film and TV podcast from Sky News.

    This week hosts Claire Gregory, Stevie Wong, and Katie Spencer have a full post-Oscars debrief, and discuss the carb-fest that was Katie’s Oscars viewing party menu – Mank-aroni cheese anyone?

    We chat about Intergalactic - Sky One’s new sci-fi, and talk about the new drama from the Theroux family on Apple TV Plus, Mosquito Coast.

    Don't forget to rate, review and subscribe and do get in touch via backstage@sky.uk – we love emails!

    Oscars Preview, Mare of Easttown and Shadow and Bone

    Oscars Preview, Mare of Easttown and Shadow and Bone

    Welcome to Backstage, the film and TV podcast from Sky News.

    This week, Claire and Stevie are joined by Chris Robertson from the Sky News entertainment team.

    On today's agenda: We’ll tell you everything you need to know ahead of the Oscars – and give our predictions for some of the most exciting categories.

    We also talk about Kate Winslet’s return to TV, and her experience as a producer on Sky Atlantic’s Mare of Easttown, plus you can hear from the star herself.

    We review Netflix's Shadow and Bone, and Rose Matafeo's BBC comedy Starstruck.

    And do you believe in life after love? Stay tuned to see why we... might?

    Don't forget to rate, review and subscribe and do get in touch via backstage@sky.uk – we love emails!

    • 51 min
    Baftas preview, Promising Young Woman and Too Close

    Baftas preview, Promising Young Woman and Too Close

    Welcome to Backstage, the film and TV podcast from Sky News.

    Today Stevie Wong and Claire Gregory are joined by Sky News arts and entertainment editor Amy Hitchcock.

    This week is a big BAFTA episode with a look at what’s in the running and thoughts on who might win.

    The trio discus Riz Ahmed's critically acclaimed film, The Sound of Metal, as well as Carey Mulligan's Promising Young Woman.

    There’s a review of new ITV psychological thriller Too Close and Claire, naturally, shudders to think as Stevie gushes about Lena Waithe's new horror series Them on Amazon Prime Video.

    Don't forget to rate, review and subscribe and do get in touch via backstage@sky.uk – we love emails!

    • 45 min
    Minari, The Mauritanian and Wellington Paranormal

    Minari, The Mauritanian and Wellington Paranormal

    Welcome to Backstage, the film and TV podcast from Sky News.

    This week, Claire and Stevie are joined by Katie Spencer to discuss a couple of the films attracting awards buzz this year.

    First up we have yet another update on what the Oscars will look like.

    We talk about the beautiful drama Minari and hear from The Mauritanian star Tahar Rahim.

    There's a New Zealand parody comedy called Wellington Paranormal to discuss and we welcome back Godzilla and King Kong as the unlikely pair look like having a box office hit with their latest adventure.

    Don't forget to rate, review and subscribe and do get in touch via backstage@sky.uk – we love emails!

    • 41 min
    Six Minutes to Midnight, The Irregulars and The Syndicate

    Six Minutes to Midnight, The Irregulars and The Syndicate

    Welcome to Backstage! This is the film and TV podcast from Sky News and this week Claire Gregory and Stevie Wong are joined by Amy Hitchcock - Sky News' Arts and Entertainment Editor to discuss what's going on in the world of showbusiness.

    There’s a discussion about changes to Disney’s release schedule, the very interesting letter to nominees regarding the Oscars and Orlando Bloom's baffling daily routine.

    We review the new Sherlock themed Netflix series The Irregulars and Stevie’s been chatting to the team behind The Falcon and the Winter Soldier.

    Plus Amy has a little quiz for us to keep us on our toes.

    Enjoy! Please do subscribe if you like what you hear and do get in touch using backstage@sky.uk – we love emails!

    • 50 min

Customer Reviews

4.0 out of 5
48 Ratings

48 Ratings

BrommersBrian ,

Need Review

Despite the fact that I’m a geek, nerd and fanatic, this is a really great listen. I’ll forgive that Star Trek isn’t liked by some of the “cast”, it’s a really good way to keep up with what’s coming on telly. We love Stevie!
Hope that the Sky Sources are correct and that Madonna is at Glastonbury!

TheWorley ,

Recommended

A good podcast featuring a roundup of the week’s entertainment releases and a great way to find new content.

jmg35383 ,

Backstage always informative and entertaining

Great podcast, we love Stevie

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