As festive film classic It's A Wonderful Life celebrates its 70th anniversary, Michael Alexander examines its timeless appeal and asks - what it would take for 2016 to have a similarly happy ending?
Michael Alexander meets Dundee man Archie Noone who is fronting a new TV advert campaign to help reduce the stigma of living with dementia.
As the Scottish BAFTA winning film Tommy’s Honour receives its UK premiere in St Andrews - the Home of Golf - Michael Alexander speaks to the film’s American producer Jim Kreutzer about the powerfully moving true tale of St Andrews-born father and son golfing legends ‘Old’ Tom and ‘Young’ Tommy Morris, who pioneered the modern game.
Renowned broadcaster and former ITN anchorman John Suchet is in Dundee this weekend as part of Dundee University’s 50th anniversary celebrations. Michael Alexander spoke to him.
Quidditch, the ‘sport of warlocks’, is the premier pastime of the fictional Harry Potter wizarding world. But it’s also caught on amongst broom stick riding students at St Andrews University, discovers Michael Alexander.
A high quality commercial for The Courier which hit 40 cinemas and millions of Scottish TV screens in June has been shortlisted for a prestigious national advertising award.
As the grandparents of hoax kidnap girl Shannon Matthews express anger at a BBC docudrama airing on February 7, should some topics be off limits for TV? Michael Alexander reports.
The Oscars blunder that saw La La Land wrongly announced as the best picture winner instead of Moonlight is the latest in a long line of embarrassing televised mix-ups and mistakes. Michael Alexander looked at some of the most memorable.
The director of the eagerly-awaited movie Tommy’s Honour which was shot in Fife has revealed how his Hollywood legend father Sir Sean Connery was “very complimentary” about the film when he saw it at a special screening in the Bahamas.
Michael Alexander looks at the life of Hollywood screen icon Kirk Douglas who turns 100 today.