Paragon Theatre Collective in association with Theatre503 presents
“Indubitably good news… A perfect prospect for Edinburgh 2019”
★★★★ Mark Lawson, The Guardian
“Hilarious… A cutting media satire which addresses relevant themes with aplomb”
★★★★ Daily Express
“Funny, original and thought-provoking”
★★★★★ London Theatre Reviews
A budding journalist lands a dream internship at the country’s biggest online news organization. There, he stumbles on an earth-shattering story and decides to click publish. There’s just one problem: it’s completely untrue.
A thrilling look at how the media really works – from someone who knows what it’s like behind the scenes: TV journalist & writer Osman Baig.
Osman Baig is an actor, journalist and playwright. As an actor, theatre includes: Our Big Love Story (Hope Theatre); Julius Caesar, Coriolanus (Royal Shakespeare Company); What Should I Be (Bradford Council); Richard III (Almeida Theatre & Ulysses Theatre, Croatia); Boy (Almeida Theatre); Jungly Jadoogar (Olympia London). Journalism includes staff roles at CNN, Sky News and Al Jazeera, as well as BBC News and Bloomberg. He was formerly a George Viner Scholar at City University, after graduating in Law from the Universities of Manchester and Burgundy, then training at Drama Studio London. Fake News is his first play.
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