Alice Lowe

Lowe Signs Up To Scrabble Film

Alice Lowe has been confirmed as a cast member in the forthcoming British film, Triple Word Score, which stars Bill Nighy. The supernatural comedy-drama follows the story of Alan (Nighy), a tailor who closes his shop to move in with his surly son Peter and grandson Jack. Alan and Jack begin to [...]

September 13, 2017 // 0 Comments

Alice Lowe plans Timestalker

Following on from the success of Prevenge, Alice Lowe’s next film will be a ‘metaphysical rom-com’. As in Prevenge, multi-talented Alice is going to write, direct and star in Timestalker, about a woman who is reincarnated every time she falls in love with the wrong man.  [...]

September 7, 2017 // 0 Comments

Ghosted appearances

Festival goers will have two chances to see short film Ghosted featuring Alice Lowe and Richard Glover in the coming weeks. The film, which was shot last year and premiered at the LA Comedy Festival back in November, is a supernatural rom-com from writer Jamie Russell and director Neville [...]

August 29, 2017 // 0 Comments

Alice in Wild Honey Pie

Alice Lowe is among the cast of new comedy-drama film Wild Honey Pie. Wild Honey Pie follows a woman (played by Jemima Kirke from Girls) who is pressured to move beyond her meandering writing career and get a more stable job. She decides to mount a Shakespeare by the Sea festival, an ambitious [...]

August 14, 2017 // 0 Comments

Holness Nominated for Genre Rising Star Award

Matt Holness has been nominated for FrightFest’s Screen International Genre Rising Star Award. The award was established last year to celebrate the work of emerging UK genre talent, and its first winner was none other than Alice Lowe for Prevenge! Matt has been shortlisted due to his [...]

August 9, 2017 // 0 Comments

Lowe on Distraction Pieces

Alice Lowe is the latest guest on Scroobius Pip’s Distraction Pieces podcast. In the new episode, Alice chats to Pip about everything from Prevenge and pregnancy to the nature of good vs evil. The conversation also covers her childhood in Kenilworth, love of Vic & Bob, and early work [...]

August 2, 2017 // 0 Comments

Hynes Directs Lowe and Phillips

Jessica Hynes is directing her first film, in which she will star alongside Alice Lowe and Sally Phillips. The Fight will be the debut film from Jessica’s Inch Worm Productions and is currently shooting in Folkestone, Kent. In addition to TVO favourites Alice Lowe and Sally Phillips, the [...]

August 2, 2017 // 0 Comments

The Ghoul available to pre-order

The Ghoul – the incredible directorial debut of Gareth Tunley starring Tom Meeten and a cavalcade of TVO regulars – is now available to pre-order on DVD and Blu-Ray. The film, which saw limited screenings last year and earlier in 2017, is due to hit cinemas on 4th August. It tells [...]

August 1, 2017 // 0 Comments

The Blood On Satan’s Claw

Reece Shearsmith, Mark Gatiss and Alice Lowe star in a new audio adaptation of classic 1971 horror film The Blood on Satan’s Claw. In addition to Shearsmith, Gatiss and Lowe, the cast of the new adaptation includes John Heffernan, Ralph Ineson, Philip Hill-Pearson and star of the original [...]

July 24, 2017 // 0 Comments

Chubby Funny out now!

Chubby Funny – the new independent comedy which features Alice Lowe in its ensemble cast – is screening over the next few weeks. The film is the brainchild of writer/director/star Harry Michell: an award-winning comedian and filmmaker who is part of sketch troup Minor Delays, and [...]

July 4, 2017 // 0 Comments

Onion Talking: Alice Lowe on Prevenge’s final push

Prevenge – the directorial feature debut from Alice Lowe – is available on dvd and blu-ray now. To celebrate, TVO cornered Alice once more to talk in depth about the Prevenge experience from conception to completion. With major spoilers (you have been warned), this is the [...]

June 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

Five years since TVO Live!

Today marks five years since The Velvet Onion Live, and as luck would have it, we recently managed to salvage some footage previously thought lost forever from the star-studded one-off live event. On 31st May 2012, we packed 21 Velvet Onion regulars, and the disembodied voice of one other, into [...]

May 31, 2017 // 1 Comment

Review: Prevenge on DVD & Blu-Ray

Alice Lowe’s smash hit film Prevenge is released on DVD and Blu-Ray in the UK on 5th June, which gave TVO an ample excuse to revisit a film we’d previously called “a startling debut from an incredibly talented individual”. With the film also available to download from [...]

May 29, 2017 // 0 Comments

This Is Jinsy Series 2 On DVD

Jinsy praise him! The second series of This Is Jinsy is out now on DVD. Sky Atlantic’s much-missed surreal comedy took place on the fictional island of Jinsy, which creators/stars Chris Bran and Justin Chubb based on their own home Guernsey. With its original, distinctive style and a [...]

May 21, 2017 // 0 Comments

Double The Fun In Dalston

The Rio Cinema in Dalston, London, will be showing a Velvet Onion-flavoured double bill this Sunday, with a combined screening and Q&A for Aaaaaaaah! and Prevenge. With both films emerging from of the hearts and minds of two of our favourite people, and each of them featuring a whole host of [...]

May 10, 2017 // 0 Comments

Pre-Order Prevenge

Alice Lowe‘s sensational directorial debut Prevenge will be released on dvd and blu-ray in June. For the uninitiated the film stars its writer and director as Ruth, a downtrodden mum-to-be who lost her partner on the very day she found out she was pregnant, and now believes that their [...]

April 3, 2017 // 0 Comments

The Sound of Prevenge

Coverage for Alice Lowe‘s Prevenge keeps coming! And this time, it has a musical twist… James Griffith of Toydrum, the Brighton-based composing duo (and former UNKLE band members) who created the soundtrack for the film, has been interviewed by horror website, Dread Central. In the [...]

April 1, 2017 // 0 Comments

Alice on Ctrl Alt Delete

Alice Lowe talks Prevenge and more on podcast Ctrl Alt Delete.  In the podcast episode, host Emma Gannon asks Alice all about Prevenge, taking a particular focus on her position as a woman in the rather male-dominated film industry. The conversation covers Alice’s experience of writing, [...]

March 22, 2017 // 0 Comments

Prevenge in New York: Free for Pregnant Women

Horror streaming platform Shudder is holding a New York screening of Alice Lowe’s Prevenge on Monday, with free admission for pregnant women! Alice Lowe herself will be at the screening for a Q&A about the film which she wrote, directed and starred in while pregnant. The screening will [...]

March 17, 2017 // 1 Comment