Interview

  • Riz Ahmed Venom premier
    Films

    Riz Ahmed reveals the first thing he'd do if he was Prime Minister

    As part of new a ShortList series My Firsts we sit down with Riz Ahmed to discuss the monumental (and minor) milestones in his career so far

    Posted by
    Chris Mandle
    Published
  • Brockhampton football
    Music

    Brockhampton, the boyband championing a new masculinity

    "We want our fans to know how to be a better man"

    Posted by
    Chris Mandle
    Published
  • Casey Affleck spoke about #MeToo without addressing the allegations against him
    Films

    Casey Affleck spoke about #MeToo without addressing the allegations against himself

    Another classic non-apology here

    Posted by
    Shortlist Team
    Published
  • John Cho on joyriding and eating lunch in his underwear
    Entertainment

    "There’s a person who likes to call me ‘DILF’ frequently": John Cho on joyriding & underwear lunch

    The actor tells us about how naughty he used to be

    Posted by
    Ralph Jones
    Published
  • We spent an afternoon in Ibiza with Idris Elba 4
    Entertainment

    "There’s a misconception that I’m from the tortured streets": A sunny afternoon with Idris Elba

    Stopping to smell the flowers with Hollywood’s most in-demand man

    Posted by
    Andrew Dickens
    Published
  • Jay Ajayi
    Sport

    Jay Ajayi: The British superstar beating America at their own game

    Getting cosy with Jay Ajayi, an unstoppable, incomparable British sports titan

    Posted by
    Dan Masoliver
    Published
  • What it feels like to ‘wake up’ during surgery (by someone it happened to) 4
    News

    What it feels like to ‘wake up’ during surgery (by someone it happened to)

    “They made the cut and it felt warm and stung. Then he pulled the eye flap back and I yelled “F*ck”

    Posted by
    Tristan Cross
    Published
  • Why Ashton Sanders will be weird forever 1
    Film

    Ashton Sanders on why he will be weird forever

    The free-spirited breakout star of Moonlight explains how he owned his ‘otherness’

    Posted by
    Chris Mandle
    Published
  • Metallica's Lars Ulrich talks modern rockstars and Hygge: "It's so outdated to act like a f*ckin' dickhead"
    Music

    "It's outdated to act like a f*ckin' dickhead": Metallica's Lars Ulrich on the future of rockstars

    Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich teaches you how to live more Scandi 

    Posted by
    Chris Sayer
    Published
  • "I think in setting out to do this kind of thing you hope you’re gonna be a ‘likely sex symbol’. But we’ll accept ‘unlikely’": Jermaine Clement on being labelled 'unlikely sex symbols
    Entertainment

    "You hope you’re gonna be a ‘likely sex symbol": Jemaine Clement talks 'Flight of the Conchords'

    The fourth-most-popular folk duo in New Zealand's bassist speaks

    Posted by
    Ralph Jones
    Published