Robbie Coltrane gets through all four episodes without conveying a single human emotion on his face – give that man a Bafta!
Finally we hear from one of Finchley’s accusers – and are given a break all from that distractingly artsy camera work.
Flashbacks, visual cliches and caricatures in episode two of the wildly over-hyped drama.
THE problem I have with this drama, about a well-loved celebrity accused of rape post-Yewtree, is that I just don’t buy Robbie Coltrane as a comedian turned quiz show host. Paul Finchley is no Bob Monkhouse or Les Dawson, and maybe that’s deliberate – after all, it would be unfair to besmirch the reputation of any actual performer byContinue reading “National Treasure, Episode 1: Robbie Coltrane fails to convince”