Theroux returns

Wednesday, March 18, 2009 by · 2 Comments 

BBC2 has announced details of Louis Theroux’s next, controversial, film. Read more

Louis Theroux: The Most Hated Family in America

Sunday, April 1, 2007 by · Comments Off 

There’s perhaps been a feeling of late that Louis Theroux has just been treading the same old water for some time with his documentaries on the weirdness of the world. Read more

“A certain sense of normality”

Tuesday, January 16, 2007 by · Comments Off 

And so my slight Louis Theroux thread continues. This weekend I watched a preview copy of his new documentary,Louis Theroux – Gambling in Las Vegas. It’s going to be on BBC2 sometime w/c 3 February. Read more

Louis Louis: Slight return

Monday, March 27, 2006 by · Comments Off 

Well, it’s more than a slight return. It’s an actual return. Read more

“Louis Louis, oh no! Me gotta go!”

Saturday, December 31, 2005 by · Comments Off 

Okay, this might not be entirely on-topic (although, you could possibly file the following somewhere in the OTT Book Tower), but I’ve just finished reading Louis Theroux’s The Call of the Weird. Read more

When Louis Met… Keith Harris and Orville

Tuesday, March 19, 2002 by · Comments Off 

Another week, another victim. Well, not so much a victim, more of a contented, co-operating dupe rather than the sacrificial lambs we’ve been presented with in the not so distant past. Read more

When Louis Met… Chris

Tuesday, March 12, 2002 by · Comments Off 

The current run of When Louis Met… whilst as entertaining as ever, has progressed into a mordant battle of wills between our erstwhile host, still deploying his bumbling sixth form shtick, and his increasingly media savvy guests. Read more

When Louis Met… Jimmy

Thursday, April 13, 2000 by · Comments Off 

Fellow of the Royal College of Radiology, Papal Knight and an ex-wrestler “feared in every girls school in the country”, Jimmy Savile has endeavoured to make himself likeable to people for aeons; his latest ruse was to dress up another bout of vain self-promotion as amiable participation in a piece of investigative filmmaking: When Louis Met… Jimmy. Read more