Entries by Jason Holmes from 12/2012

Johnny Harris: An Actor With a Rare Depth of Character

| Posted 12.05.2012 | UK Entertainment

"An actor has to burn inside, with an outer ease," said Russian-American theatre practitioner Michael Chekhov, and this appears to be true of Johnny, whose eyes are lit from within, a gaze seeking answers in the middle distance where hang his memories.

Anna Söderström: Spinning Yarns

| Posted 12.10.2012 | UK Style

Anna is an advocate of the Drapers SOS Save Our Skills campaign which also has the backing of Arcadia boss Philip Green. Save Our Skills champions the sourcing of product categories which are no longer cost effective to produce offshore.

Megan Piper: A Rising Star in London's Art World

| Posted 12.12.2012 | Huffington Post

Megan Piper, 28, is an Islington girl, born and bred, and has been a gallerist since June 2012. 'I had a pop-up exhibition in May of last year which was the first exhibition I put on,' she tells me.

Ed Shaerf at One Blenheim Terrace: the Chef With the Retro Twist

| Posted 12.17.2012 | UK Lifestyle

To get a Michelin star, it all comes down to the food on the plates, the inherent quality. 'Yes,' he agrees, 'restaurant ambience counts for nothing. Consistent food excellence warrants a star, but it goes without saying that a restaurant must stay in business by turning a profit.'

Paul Weller, Miles Kane and Emili Sandé Raised the Roof and Money for Crisis at the Hammersmith Apollo

| Posted 12.20.2012 | UK Entertainment

Before the band departed, their fists raised, Weller barked "Thanks for coming for such a great cause on such a piss poor night! Give yourselves a round of applause!" So we did.