The End of the F***ing World

Alex Beckett 1982 – 2018

The Velvet Onion is tremendously saddened to be writing about the death of actor Alex Beckett at the age of just 36. Beckett, who died suddenly this week, was perhaps best known to comedy audiences for his role as hipster PR man Barney Lumsden in John Morton’s Twenty Twelve and W1A alongside [...]

April 13, 2018 // 0 Comments

First look at The End of the World

Channel 4 has given us a first look at new dark comedy drama The End of the F***ing World, which has Gemma Whelan and Steve Oram among its cast. The End of the F***ing World will launch as a complete box set exclusively on All 4 later this month, with the first episode premiering on Channel 4. The [...]

October 3, 2017 // 0 Comments