Interview! Rising star Robert De Domenici on acting, transformation, and enjoying the process

May 14 2023
Portrait photo of Rising star Robert De Domenici

When Javier Bardem cancelled my interview while in town promoting Little Mermaid last week, I found myself with a free interview slot to fill in the mad circus of journalists. So, I asked a newcomer and promising young actor of Italian origins, Robert De Domenici, known for his role in Tony and Tina’s Wedding, to step in for Javier. He said yes, so we spent three hours chatting away before and during Raquel Reno’s gig at Middle Eight Covent Garden. Here’s how it went.

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Childhood adventures with Daphne Guinness

Apr 29 2023
daphne guinness

As Daphne Guinness adds a new album to her portfolio of achievements, I was reminded of some enjoyable weekends away with her when we were 11 years old.  She had a pretty face, sparky eyes and good nature, which you can see in her wedding photos. We were in the same class from 8-12 years old, then she went to boarding school and we have not been in touch since. Her nickname was Digit – for DG.

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Exclusive chat! Dave Hemingway of Sunbirds, former co-founder of The Beautiful South and The Housemartins

Mar 20 2023
sunbirds and beautiful south singer dave hemingway with the band

The man who once told us he loved us from the bottom of his pencil case, founder Beautiful South member Dave Hemingway returns with his new band Sunbirds announcing their dates for 2023. Although born and bred in England, the band’s sound predominantly features instrumentation of traditional Americana roots music combined with the occasional outburst of guitar heavy melody more associated with Seattle in the late 80’s/early 90’s.

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