Agatha Christie

Praise Agatha Christie, Murder-Mystery Pioneer and the Original Gone Girl

With several upcoming adaptations (including "Murder on the Orient Express") and two biopics in development, Broadly pays tribute to the Queen of Crime.
Kristen Yoonsoo Kim

Why It's Nearly Impossible to Make a Good Biopic

From 'All Eyez on Me' to 'Nina' to 'Lincoln,' there are a lot of ways to tell and/or ruin a life story.
Tari Ngangura
photography book

The Ordinary Places Where Extraordinary Artists Grew Up

Photographer John MacLean captures the suburban and country sites of origin of revered artists.
Diana Shi
abstract expressionism

[Premiere] The Forgotten Master Who Brawled With Jackson Pollock

A new video by Sotheby's profiles Abstract Expressionist Roy Newell, a largely unknown character of the art world.
Kara Weisenstein

Al Capone, Bloodthirsty Mobster, Was a Pretty Good Dad

While Al Capone's criminal life has been written about endlessly, his personal life is still a mystery. In a new book, Deirdre Bair explores what the gangster was like behind the crime scenes.
Seth Ferranti
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Jared Leto Is Going to Play Andy Warhol in a New Biopic

The actor plans to play the lauded pop artist in the upcoming film 'Warhol,' which he's also helping to produce.
VICE Staff
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

Naomi Klein Explains How the Rise of Trump and Sanders Proves She Was Right All Along

"Anger has to go somewhere," she explains. "When things don't work the left traditionally blames big power, while the right blames immigrants."
Julian Morgans

Facts About David Bowie You May Not Have Known

Looking back on little-reported moments in the life of the Thin White Duke.
Gavin Haynes

My Six Years with Jimmy Savile: An Interview with His Biographer

Dan Davies interviewed Savile over six years in order to write his now award-winning biography, 'In Plain Sight.'
David Whelan

On Writing Mark Hunt’s Book, ‘Born to Fight’

The author of Mark Hunt’s new biography, which details the sexual and physical abuse of his past, his criminal history, drug use, and gambling addiction, shares what it was like to get the 'Super Samoan' to tell his story for the first time.
Ben Mckelvey

The Best Musical of the Year Is a Hip-Hop Show About Alexander Hamilton

Lin-Manuel Miranda's new Broadway play 'Hamilton: An American Musical' is inventive, educational, and also really, really good.
John Keene

No Time for Epitaphs: Behemoth’s Nergal Talks Defying Death and Embracing Life

“The here and now is what I fought for”
Jonathan Dick