Paul Raymond

So Long, Soho?

Lliana Bird | Posted 30.11.2014 | UK Entertainment
Lliana Bird

Soho was built on sex, art and culture - and we should cherish its idiosyncratic creativity, not strive to stifle it. And don't we have enough alternative areas in London for those looking for a sterilised and family friendly night out? Dylan Thomas once called Swansea an "ugly, lovely town" and in many ways this is how I grew up seeing London. Its areas like Soho providing a beautiful dose of grit and grime in its cracked walls and faces.

'The Look of Love': My Take on the Paul Raymond Biopic

Immodesty Blaize | Posted 18.10.2013 | UK Entertainment
Immodesty Blaize

Everything quintessentially Sixties eccentric London is present and correct in The Look of Love, an absorbing biopic of Paul Raymond, the impressario, porn king and property magnate once dubbed 'the richest man in England'.

11 Things We've Learned About Paul Raymond

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 25.06.2013 | UK Entertainment

Paul Raymond is the subject of 'The Look of Love', in UK cinemas now, a sometimes funny, sometimes seedy, ultimately tragic tale detailing the rollerc...

WATCH: What Attracted Coogan To Role Of Porn Baron? At Least He's Honest...

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.06.2013 | UK Entertainment

Steve Coogan is shortly to appear on the big screen in the role of Paul Raymond, landlord supreme of London's Soho district, magazine publisher and al...

PICTURES: Steve Coogan On His Strip Club 'Research'

PA | Posted 16.04.2013 | UK Entertainment

Steve Coogan has admitted that he visited a lot of strip clubs to research his latest role as porn baron Paul Raymond. The Alan Partridge star atte...

Spotted: Anna Friel Hanging Around Outside A Sex Shop (For A Movie, Obv!)

MyDaily | Posted 13.05.2012 | UK Style

There were just so many tempting headlines for this - "First look: Anna Friel stars in porn movie",...

Coogan To Play Porn King

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 17.02.2012 | UK Entertainment

Steve Coogan really is back in business. The comedic actor has already announced he will be taking his much-loved radio anti-hero Alan Partridge t...

Prince Of Soho: Howard Raymond Sets The Record Straight

Huffington Post UK | Peter Guest | Posted 28.11.2011 | UK

It took three years, but Howard Raymond has finally got his kingdom. The son of Paul Raymond, the real estate magnate, club owner and pornographer dub...