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From Angelina Jolie to Tom Hardy, the actors who can't stop stripping on TV

From Angelina Jolie to Tom Hardy, the actors who can't stop stripping on TV

HIT TV drama Normal People shows that some actors just can’t keep their clothes on. During the raunchy BBC series, Marianne and Connell, played by Daisy Edgar- [...]

Read full article: From Angelina Jolie to Tom Hardy, the ac...→
Paul Mescal wants to play Connell in Normal People again - but with a difference

Paul Mescal wants to play Connell in Normal People again - but with a difference

Irish actor Paul Mescal, 24, took the world by storm with his first role, in hit Normal People. He talks sudden fame, handling nerves, and a possible Hollywood [...]

Read full article: Paul Mescal wants to play Connell in Nor...→
Normal People's Paul Mescal cracks open the champagne

Normal People's Paul Mescal cracks open the champagne

The Irish actor been recognised for his portrayal of lovelorn student Connell Waldren in BBC Three's hugely successful adaptation of Sally Rooney's bestselling [...]

Read full article: Normal People's Paul Mescal cracks open ...→
BBC Normal People's Paul Mescal signs up to dating app hoping to find 'the one'

BBC Normal People's Paul Mescal signs up to dating app hoping to find 'the one'

During the lockdown, hunk Paul Mescal became an overnight sex symbol following his appearance as Connell on the romantic drama Normal People – and now he's rep [...]

Read full article: BBC Normal People's Paul Mescal signs up...→
Normal People hunk Paul Mescal searching for love on celeb dating app Raya

Normal People hunk Paul Mescal searching for love on celeb dating app Raya

NORMAL People hunk Paul Mescal is searching for love on exclusive, celebrity dating app Raya. The 24-year-old actor, one of the nation’s most eligible bachelor [...]

Read full article: Normal People hunk Paul Mescal searching...→
A-list gyms you can join in your living room for FREE!

A-list gyms you can join in your living room for FREE!

Claudia Connell sampled the online fitness classes that she would normally be far too intimidated (and poor) to try for real. She enjoyed Barrecore online whic [...]

Read full article: A-list gyms you can join in your living ...→
Now Daisy's real-life wears a chain, just like his TV lookalike 

Now Daisy's real-life wears a chain, just like his TV lookalike 

Tom Varey, 29, mirrors the Normal People's on screen boyfriend Connell, played by Paul Mescal, in real life by wearing a silver chain in public. Tom appeared i [...]

Read full article: Now Daisy's real-life wears a chain, jus...→
25 reasons not to miss going to clothes shops

25 reasons not to miss going to clothes shops

Department stores, clothes and shoe shops have been closed across the UK for nearly two months. Claudia Connell explains why she's in no rush to visit a clothe [...]

Read full article: 25 reasons not to miss going to clothes ...→
Normal People's Paul Mescal on becoming an overnight sex symbol and James Bond

Normal People's Paul Mescal on becoming an overnight sex symbol and James Bond

Exclusive: The rising star of Normal People's sublime screen adaption opens up on his rapid journey to success after landing the highly sought after role of Co [...]

Read full article: Normal People's Paul Mescal on becoming ...→
Normal People's star's expletive explanation of what happened to Connell's chain

Normal People's star's expletive explanation of what happened to Connell's chain

Paul Mescal, who played Connell in the BBC's hit show Normal People, gave the necklace to his co-star Daisy Edgar-Jones - and he probably regrets it

Read full article: Normal People's star's expletive explana...→
Normal People's Paul Mescal 'nervous' portraying Connell's depression

Normal People's Paul Mescal 'nervous' portraying Connell's depression

The Irish actor, 24, emotionally revealed that three people at his school killed themselves and his 'innocence was ripped away very quickly' aged 14.

Read full article: Normal People's Paul Mescal 'nervous' po...→
Connell from Normal People seems like a feminist's daydream – but are viewers missing the point?

Connell from Normal People seems like a feminist's daydream – but are viewers missing the point?

Step aside, Manic Pixie Dream Girl – the term coined for a quirky female character whose sole function is to draw out a brooding male protagonist – because the [...]

Read full article: Connell from Normal People seems like a ...→
  • #Connell
Get to know Normal People star Paul Mescal

Get to know Normal People star Paul Mescal

SINCE Normal People hit screens, Paul Mescal has been praised for his portrayal of Connell Waldron. But who is the actor, what TV shows has he been in before, [...]

Read full article: Get to know Normal People star Paul Mesc...→
Normal People viewers go WILD for Sally Rooney's adapted drama

Normal People viewers go WILD for Sally Rooney's adapted drama

The show, which is based on Sally Rooney's best-selling second novel, follows troubled lovers Connell and Marianne from their school days in Sligo to universit [...]

Read full article: Normal People viewers go WILD for Sally ...→
Normal People review: A pitch-perfect adaptation of Sally Rooney’s intense love story

Normal People review: A pitch-perfect adaptation of Sally Rooney’s intense love story

Daisy Edgar-Jones and Paul Mescal inhabit lovers Marianne and Connell so utterly that it is instantly impossible to imagine them being played by anyone else

Read full article: Normal People review: A pitch-perfect ad...→
James Cracknell, 48, and girlfriend Jordan Connell, 34, appear tense

James Cracknell, 48, and girlfriend Jordan Connell, 34, appear tense

The Olympian, 48, appeared stony-faced as he spoke with the New Yorker, 34, in the street before going their separate ways

Read full article: James Cracknell, 48, and girlfriend Jord...→
Dermot Kennedy and Paul Mescal review — an atmospheric and imaginative livestream show

Dermot Kennedy and Paul Mescal review — an atmospheric and imaginative livestream show

★★★★☆After playing the silent type Connell in the BBC adaptation of Sally Rooney’s Normal People, Paul Mescal appears to have beguiled roughly half the populat [...]

Read full article: Dermot Kennedy and Paul Mescal review — ...→
Normal People's Paul Mescal has signed up for celebrity dating app

Normal People's Paul Mescal has signed up for celebrity dating app

The Irish actor, 24, known for playing heartthrob Connell Waldron in the BBC series, has set up a profile with a number of photographs to attract potential lov [...]

Read full article: Normal People's Paul Mescal has signed u...→
Paul Connell of Pure Telecom is broadening horizons with moves into electricity and insurance

Paul Connell of Pure Telecom is broadening horizons with moves into electricity and insurance

Paul Connell, the boss of broadband and telecommunications provider Pure Telecom, has a confession to make: he doesn’t use his company’s services at home. Alth [...]

Read full article: Paul Connell of Pure Telecom is broadeni...→
My sex swing in The Stud was tame compared to what's on TV now, says Joan Collins

My sex swing in The Stud was tame compared to what's on TV now, says Joan Collins

LONG before Marianne and Connell from raunchy BBC drama Normal People steamed up our screens, it was Joan Collins who set the nation’s pulse racing. During the [...]

Read full article: My sex swing in The Stud was tame compar...→
Normal People stars do hilarious 'chemistry test' on Late Late Show

Normal People stars do hilarious 'chemistry test' on Late Late Show

BBC drama Normal People has caused a stir for its numerous sex scenes and the chemistry between its two leads.  Now James Corden has put those stars, Daisy Edg [...]

Read full article: Normal People stars do hilarious 'chemis...→
Normal People bosses adapt Sally Rooney's  Conversations With Friends

Normal People bosses adapt Sally Rooney's Conversations With Friends

Producers have now confirmed Conversations With Friends will be developed into a major TV series, while teasing a potential return of Connell and Marianne for [...]

Read full article: Normal People bosses adapt Sally Rooney'...→
Normal People's Paul Mescal stunned as James Corden praises BBC drama

Normal People's Paul Mescal stunned as James Corden praises BBC drama

the Normal People star, 24, who plays Connell Waldren was left stunned on Thursday as James Corden revealed on Twitter that the Sally Rooney adaptation 'change [...]

Read full article: Normal People's Paul Mescal stunned as J...→
Normal People's Paul Mescal reveals his silver chain was LOST

Normal People's Paul Mescal reveals his silver chain was LOST

Normal People's Connell Waldron's signature silver chain necklace has become famous in its own right and has already amassed an Instagram following of 36,000.

Read full article: Normal People's Paul Mescal reveals his ...→
Normal People star Paul Mescal shares his heartbreaking similarity to Connell

Normal People star Paul Mescal shares his heartbreaking similarity to Connell

Paul Mescal has shot to fame alongside his co-star Daisy Edgar-Jones in the BBC's new show Normal People, based on the popular novel by Sally Rooney

Read full article: Normal People star Paul Mescal shares hi...→
9 more love stories to read after you’ve finished Normal People

9 more love stories to read after you’ve finished Normal People

The BBC’s adaptation of Sally Rooney’s Normal People has set our hearts fluttering this week, with the nuanced will-they-won’t-they love story of Connell and M [...]

Read full article: 9 more love stories to read after you’ve...→
Normal People's lead stars talk bringing Marianne and Connell to life

Normal People's lead stars talk bringing Marianne and Connell to life

If viewers of last night’s TV adaptation of Normal People needed proof the right actors were chosen for leads, they needn’t look further than the pair’s quaran [...]

Read full article: Normal People's lead stars talk bringing...→
Who is Paul Mescal? Meet the Normal People actor playing Connell

Who is Paul Mescal? Meet the Normal People actor playing Connell

The highly anticipated adaptation of Normal People has arrived on BBC Three, introducing viewers to the complicated romance of Marianne and Connell. The 12-epi [...]

Read full article: Who is Paul Mescal? Meet the Normal Peop...→
First look clip from BBC Three's Normal People adaptation revealed

First look clip from BBC Three's Normal People adaptation revealed

It's not long until Normal People hits our screens – but the first look at the drama series suggests its been worth the wait. The preview clip of the TV adapta [...]

Read full article: First look clip from BBC Three's Normal ...→
Can you really spray away your HANGOVER?

Can you really spray away your HANGOVER?

Claudia Connell gives her verdict on the £7.50 bottles of liquid spray sold by Clean Wine. The manufacturers claim the product is able to reduce the effects of [...]

Read full article: Can you really spray away your HANGOVER?...→
Paul Mescal works up a sweat as he starts his day with a jog

Paul Mescal works up a sweat as he starts his day with a jog

The Normal People star wore a pair of snug fitting shorts not unlike those favoured the show's lovelorn protagonist Connell Waldren while getting his day off t [...]

Read full article: Paul Mescal works up a sweat as he start...→
Visiting parent may have infected already sick newborn baby with virus in ICU

Visiting parent may have infected already sick newborn baby with virus in ICU

Paediatrician and Chief of Medicine at the Royal Children's Hospital, Associate Professor Tom Connell has said symptoms among babies to look out for include fe [...]

Read full article: Visiting parent may have infected alread...→
How knitting got big: No, your eyes aren't deceiving you

How knitting got big: No, your eyes aren't deceiving you

'Big knitting' also known as 'extreme knitting' has become the latest craft trend being bragged about on social media. Claudia Connell ordered a kit from South [...]

Read full article: How knitting got big: No, your eyes aren...→
Andrew Lloyd Webber invites Paul Mescal aka Connell to a Phantom singalong

Andrew Lloyd Webber invites Paul Mescal aka Connell to a Phantom singalong

Two cultural icons collided last night when Andrew Lloyd Webber challenged Normal People star Paul Mescal to a singalong on Twitter.  Before Marianne and Conne [...]

Read full article: Andrew Lloyd Webber invites Paul Mescal ...→
Normal People: What did Paul Mescal find difficult about playing Connell?

Normal People: What did Paul Mescal find difficult about playing Connell?

NORMAL PEOPLE fans have fallen in love with Paul Mescal's portrayal of Connell. But what did he find hard about the role?

Read full article: Normal People: What did Paul Mescal find...→
Tracey Cox reveals how to stop toxic 'relationship recycling'

Tracey Cox reveals how to stop toxic 'relationship recycling'

Tracey Cox explains why on-and-off relationships like Connell and Marianne's tumultuous partnership in Normal People are the very oppostite of a true love stor [...]

Read full article: Tracey Cox reveals how to stop toxic 're...→
Normal People: Connell star Paul Mescal exposes awkward sex scene blunder

Normal People: Connell star Paul Mescal exposes awkward sex scene blunder

NORMAL PEOPLE continued this evening as viewers were treated to another instalment of the racy series. However, actor Paul Mescal has revealed he shared an emb [...]

Read full article: Normal People: Connell star Paul Mescal ...→
Paul Mescal reveals shock at becoming an overnight heartthrob

Paul Mescal reveals shock at becoming an overnight heartthrob

The Normal People star, 24, discussed the reaction to the BBC series and his character Connell during a recent interview with Grazia magazine.

Read full article: Paul Mescal reveals shock at becoming an...→
Where to get a men's chain as good as Connell's from Normal People

Where to get a men's chain as good as Connell's from Normal People

You sobbed through all 12 episodes of Normal People over two days, re watched that sex scene after your boyfriend nodded off, and DMed Paul Mescal on Instagram [...]

Read full article: Where to get a men's chain as good as Co...→
Normal People’s Paul Mescal interview: ‘I was really nervous portraying Connell’s depression – there were three suicides at my school’

Normal People’s Paul Mescal interview: ‘I was really nervous portraying Connell’s depression – there were three suicides at my school’

The actor bringing Sally Rooney’s smash-hit novel to life talks to Ellie Harrison about experiencing tragedy at a young age, how Normal People’s depiction of s [...]

Read full article: Normal People’s Paul Mescal interview: ‘...→

Video: Fans praise consensual sex scene in BBC's Normal People | Daily Mail Online

Normal People fans praise BBC's adaptation of Sally Rooney's hit novel as they says it's exactly like the book, gush over 'perfect example of consensual sex' s [...]

Read full article: Video: Fans praise consensual sex scene ...→
Where Normal People is filmed as filming location brings BBC drama to life

Where Normal People is filmed as filming location brings BBC drama to life

Normal People follows Marianne and Connell as they grow up in and fall in love in their fictional hometown of Carricklea in Ireland

Read full article: Where Normal People is filmed as filming...→
Anything but ordinary: The lowdown on Sally Rooney's world

Anything but ordinary: The lowdown on Sally Rooney's world

The hype began to build weeks ago. “Who is that handsome man?” people asked on Twitter after ­seeing the trailer for ­Normal People. It is of course Connell, t [...]

Read full article: Anything but ordinary: The lowdown on Sa...→
From Angelina Jolie to Tom Hardy, the actors who can't stop stripping on TV

From Angelina Jolie to Tom Hardy, the actors who can't stop stripping on TV

HIT TV drama Normal People shows that some actors just can’t keep their clothes on. During the raunchy BBC series, Marianne and Connell, played by Daisy Edgar- [...]

Read full article: From Angelina Jolie to Tom Hardy, the ac...→
Can you really spray away your HANGOVER?

Can you really spray away your HANGOVER?

Claudia Connell gives her verdict on the £7.50 bottles of liquid spray sold by Clean Wine. The manufacturers claim the product is able to reduce the effects of [...]

Read full article: Can you really spray away your HANGOVER?...→
Dermot Kennedy and Paul Mescal review — an atmospheric and imaginative livestream show

Dermot Kennedy and Paul Mescal review — an atmospheric and imaginative livestream show

★★★★☆After playing the silent type Connell in the BBC adaptation of Sally Rooney’s Normal People, Paul Mescal appears to have beguiled roughly half the populat [...]

Read full article: Dermot Kennedy and Paul Mescal review — ...→
Normal People's Paul Mescal cracks open the champagne

Normal People's Paul Mescal cracks open the champagne

The Irish actor been recognised for his portrayal of lovelorn student Connell Waldren in BBC Three's hugely successful adaptation of Sally Rooney's bestselling [...]

Read full article: Normal People's Paul Mescal cracks open ...→
Visiting parent may have infected already sick newborn baby with virus in ICU

Visiting parent may have infected already sick newborn baby with virus in ICU

Paediatrician and Chief of Medicine at the Royal Children's Hospital, Associate Professor Tom Connell has said symptoms among babies to look out for include fe [...]

Read full article: Visiting parent may have infected alread...→
Normal People's Paul Mescal has signed up for celebrity dating app

Normal People's Paul Mescal has signed up for celebrity dating app

The Irish actor, 24, known for playing heartthrob Connell Waldron in the BBC series, has set up a profile with a number of photographs to attract potential lov [...]

Read full article: Normal People's Paul Mescal has signed u...→
Normal People hunk Paul Mescal searching for love on celeb dating app Raya

Normal People hunk Paul Mescal searching for love on celeb dating app Raya

NORMAL People hunk Paul Mescal is searching for love on exclusive, celebrity dating app Raya. The 24-year-old actor, one of the nation’s most eligible bachelor [...]

Read full article: Normal People hunk Paul Mescal searching...→
Andrew Lloyd Webber invites Paul Mescal aka Connell to a Phantom singalong

Andrew Lloyd Webber invites Paul Mescal aka Connell to a Phantom singalong

Two cultural icons collided last night when Andrew Lloyd Webber challenged Normal People star Paul Mescal to a singalong on Twitter.  Before Marianne and Conne [...]

Read full article: Andrew Lloyd Webber invites Paul Mescal ...→
My sex swing in The Stud was tame compared to what's on TV now, says Joan Collins

My sex swing in The Stud was tame compared to what's on TV now, says Joan Collins

LONG before Marianne and Connell from raunchy BBC drama Normal People steamed up our screens, it was Joan Collins who set the nation’s pulse racing. During the [...]

Read full article: My sex swing in The Stud was tame compar...→
Now Daisy's real-life wears a chain, just like his TV lookalike 

Now Daisy's real-life wears a chain, just like his TV lookalike 

Tom Varey, 29, mirrors the Normal People's on screen boyfriend Connell, played by Paul Mescal, in real life by wearing a silver chain in public. Tom appeared i [...]

Read full article: Now Daisy's real-life wears a chain, jus...→
Tracey Cox reveals how to stop toxic 'relationship recycling'

Tracey Cox reveals how to stop toxic 'relationship recycling'

Tracey Cox explains why on-and-off relationships like Connell and Marianne's tumultuous partnership in Normal People are the very oppostite of a true love stor [...]

Read full article: Tracey Cox reveals how to stop toxic 're...→
Normal People bosses adapt Sally Rooney's  Conversations With Friends

Normal People bosses adapt Sally Rooney's Conversations With Friends

Producers have now confirmed Conversations With Friends will be developed into a major TV series, while teasing a potential return of Connell and Marianne for [...]

Read full article: Normal People bosses adapt Sally Rooney'...→
Normal People's Paul Mescal on becoming an overnight sex symbol and James Bond

Normal People's Paul Mescal on becoming an overnight sex symbol and James Bond

Exclusive: The rising star of Normal People's sublime screen adaption opens up on his rapid journey to success after landing the highly sought after role of Co [...]

Read full article: Normal People's Paul Mescal on becoming ...→
Paul Mescal reveals shock at becoming an overnight heartthrob

Paul Mescal reveals shock at becoming an overnight heartthrob

The Normal People star, 24, discussed the reaction to the BBC series and his character Connell during a recent interview with Grazia magazine.

Read full article: Paul Mescal reveals shock at becoming an...→
Normal People's Paul Mescal reveals his silver chain was LOST

Normal People's Paul Mescal reveals his silver chain was LOST

Normal People's Connell Waldron's signature silver chain necklace has become famous in its own right and has already amassed an Instagram following of 36,000.

Read full article: Normal People's Paul Mescal reveals his ...→
Normal People's Paul Mescal 'nervous' portraying Connell's depression

Normal People's Paul Mescal 'nervous' portraying Connell's depression

The Irish actor, 24, emotionally revealed that three people at his school killed themselves and his 'innocence was ripped away very quickly' aged 14.

Read full article: Normal People's Paul Mescal 'nervous' po...→
Normal People’s Paul Mescal interview: ‘I was really nervous portraying Connell’s depression – there were three suicides at my school’

Normal People’s Paul Mescal interview: ‘I was really nervous portraying Connell’s depression – there were three suicides at my school’

The actor bringing Sally Rooney’s smash-hit novel to life talks to Ellie Harrison about experiencing tragedy at a young age, how Normal People’s depiction of s [...]

Read full article: Normal People’s Paul Mescal interview: ‘...→
9 more love stories to read after you’ve finished Normal People

9 more love stories to read after you’ve finished Normal People

The BBC’s adaptation of Sally Rooney’s Normal People has set our hearts fluttering this week, with the nuanced will-they-won’t-they love story of Connell and M [...]

Read full article: 9 more love stories to read after you’ve...→
Get to know Normal People star Paul Mescal

Get to know Normal People star Paul Mescal

SINCE Normal People hit screens, Paul Mescal has been praised for his portrayal of Connell Waldron. But who is the actor, what TV shows has he been in before, [...]

Read full article: Get to know Normal People star Paul Mesc...→
Where Normal People is filmed as filming location brings BBC drama to life

Where Normal People is filmed as filming location brings BBC drama to life

Normal People follows Marianne and Connell as they grow up in and fall in love in their fictional hometown of Carricklea in Ireland

Read full article: Where Normal People is filmed as filming...→
Who is Paul Mescal? Meet the Normal People actor playing Connell

Who is Paul Mescal? Meet the Normal People actor playing Connell

The highly anticipated adaptation of Normal People has arrived on BBC Three, introducing viewers to the complicated romance of Marianne and Connell. The 12-epi [...]

Read full article: Who is Paul Mescal? Meet the Normal Peop...→
Normal People review: A pitch-perfect adaptation of Sally Rooney’s intense love story

Normal People review: A pitch-perfect adaptation of Sally Rooney’s intense love story

Daisy Edgar-Jones and Paul Mescal inhabit lovers Marianne and Connell so utterly that it is instantly impossible to imagine them being played by anyone else

Read full article: Normal People review: A pitch-perfect ad...→
James Cracknell, 48, and girlfriend Jordan Connell, 34, appear tense

James Cracknell, 48, and girlfriend Jordan Connell, 34, appear tense

The Olympian, 48, appeared stony-faced as he spoke with the New Yorker, 34, in the street before going their separate ways

Read full article: James Cracknell, 48, and girlfriend Jord...→
Paul Mescal wants to play Connell in Normal People again - but with a difference

Paul Mescal wants to play Connell in Normal People again - but with a difference

Irish actor Paul Mescal, 24, took the world by storm with his first role, in hit Normal People. He talks sudden fame, handling nerves, and a possible Hollywood [...]

Read full article: Paul Mescal wants to play Connell in Nor...→
Paul Mescal works up a sweat as he starts his day with a jog

Paul Mescal works up a sweat as he starts his day with a jog

The Normal People star wore a pair of snug fitting shorts not unlike those favoured the show's lovelorn protagonist Connell Waldren while getting his day off t [...]

Read full article: Paul Mescal works up a sweat as he start...→
BBC Normal People's Paul Mescal signs up to dating app hoping to find 'the one'

BBC Normal People's Paul Mescal signs up to dating app hoping to find 'the one'

During the lockdown, hunk Paul Mescal became an overnight sex symbol following his appearance as Connell on the romantic drama Normal People – and now he's rep [...]

Read full article: BBC Normal People's Paul Mescal signs up...→
How knitting got big: No, your eyes aren't deceiving you

How knitting got big: No, your eyes aren't deceiving you

'Big knitting' also known as 'extreme knitting' has become the latest craft trend being bragged about on social media. Claudia Connell ordered a kit from South [...]

Read full article: How knitting got big: No, your eyes aren...→
Paul Connell of Pure Telecom is broadening horizons with moves into electricity and insurance

Paul Connell of Pure Telecom is broadening horizons with moves into electricity and insurance

Paul Connell, the boss of broadband and telecommunications provider Pure Telecom, has a confession to make: he doesn’t use his company’s services at home. Alth [...]

Read full article: Paul Connell of Pure Telecom is broadeni...→
A-list gyms you can join in your living room for FREE!

A-list gyms you can join in your living room for FREE!

Claudia Connell sampled the online fitness classes that she would normally be far too intimidated (and poor) to try for real. She enjoyed Barrecore online whic [...]

Read full article: A-list gyms you can join in your living ...→
Normal People: What did Paul Mescal find difficult about playing Connell?

Normal People: What did Paul Mescal find difficult about playing Connell?

NORMAL PEOPLE fans have fallen in love with Paul Mescal's portrayal of Connell. But what did he find hard about the role?

Read full article: Normal People: What did Paul Mescal find...→
Normal People stars do hilarious 'chemistry test' on Late Late Show

Normal People stars do hilarious 'chemistry test' on Late Late Show

BBC drama Normal People has caused a stir for its numerous sex scenes and the chemistry between its two leads.  Now James Corden has put those stars, Daisy Edg [...]

Read full article: Normal People stars do hilarious 'chemis...→
25 reasons not to miss going to clothes shops

25 reasons not to miss going to clothes shops

Department stores, clothes and shoe shops have been closed across the UK for nearly two months. Claudia Connell explains why she's in no rush to visit a clothe [...]

Read full article: 25 reasons not to miss going to clothes ...→
Normal People: Connell star Paul Mescal exposes awkward sex scene blunder

Normal People: Connell star Paul Mescal exposes awkward sex scene blunder

NORMAL PEOPLE continued this evening as viewers were treated to another instalment of the racy series. However, actor Paul Mescal has revealed he shared an emb [...]

Read full article: Normal People: Connell star Paul Mescal ...→
Normal People's Paul Mescal stunned as James Corden praises BBC drama

Normal People's Paul Mescal stunned as James Corden praises BBC drama

the Normal People star, 24, who plays Connell Waldren was left stunned on Thursday as James Corden revealed on Twitter that the Sally Rooney adaptation 'change [...]

Read full article: Normal People's Paul Mescal stunned as J...→
Normal People's star's expletive explanation of what happened to Connell's chain

Normal People's star's expletive explanation of what happened to Connell's chain

Paul Mescal, who played Connell in the BBC's hit show Normal People, gave the necklace to his co-star Daisy Edgar-Jones - and he probably regrets it

Read full article: Normal People's star's expletive explana...→
Where to get a men's chain as good as Connell's from Normal People

Where to get a men's chain as good as Connell's from Normal People

You sobbed through all 12 episodes of Normal People over two days, re watched that sex scene after your boyfriend nodded off, and DMed Paul Mescal on Instagram [...]

Read full article: Where to get a men's chain as good as Co...→
Normal People star Paul Mescal shares his heartbreaking similarity to Connell

Normal People star Paul Mescal shares his heartbreaking similarity to Connell

Paul Mescal has shot to fame alongside his co-star Daisy Edgar-Jones in the BBC's new show Normal People, based on the popular novel by Sally Rooney

Read full article: Normal People star Paul Mescal shares hi...→
Connell from Normal People seems like a feminist's daydream – but are viewers missing the point?

Connell from Normal People seems like a feminist's daydream – but are viewers missing the point?

Step aside, Manic Pixie Dream Girl – the term coined for a quirky female character whose sole function is to draw out a brooding male protagonist – because the [...]

Read full article: Connell from Normal People seems like a ...→
  • #Connell

Video: Fans praise consensual sex scene in BBC's Normal People | Daily Mail Online

Normal People fans praise BBC's adaptation of Sally Rooney's hit novel as they says it's exactly like the book, gush over 'perfect example of consensual sex' s [...]

Read full article: Video: Fans praise consensual sex scene ...→
Normal People's lead stars talk bringing Marianne and Connell to life

Normal People's lead stars talk bringing Marianne and Connell to life

If viewers of last night’s TV adaptation of Normal People needed proof the right actors were chosen for leads, they needn’t look further than the pair’s quaran [...]

Read full article: Normal People's lead stars talk bringing...→
Normal People viewers go WILD for Sally Rooney's adapted drama

Normal People viewers go WILD for Sally Rooney's adapted drama

The show, which is based on Sally Rooney's best-selling second novel, follows troubled lovers Connell and Marianne from their school days in Sligo to universit [...]

Read full article: Normal People viewers go WILD for Sally ...→
Anything but ordinary: The lowdown on Sally Rooney's world

Anything but ordinary: The lowdown on Sally Rooney's world

The hype began to build weeks ago. “Who is that handsome man?” people asked on Twitter after ­seeing the trailer for ­Normal People. It is of course Connell, t [...]

Read full article: Anything but ordinary: The lowdown on Sa...→
First look clip from BBC Three's Normal People adaptation revealed

First look clip from BBC Three's Normal People adaptation revealed

It's not long until Normal People hits our screens – but the first look at the drama series suggests its been worth the wait. The preview clip of the TV adapta [...]

Read full article: First look clip from BBC Three's Normal ...→
From Angelina Jolie to Tom Hardy, the actors who can't stop stripping on TV

From Angelina Jolie to Tom Hardy, the actors who can't stop stripping on TV

HIT TV drama Normal People shows that some actors just can’t keep their clothes on. During the raunchy BBC series, Marianne and Connell, played by Daisy Edgar- [...]

Read full article: From Angelina Jolie to Tom Hardy, the ac...→
James Cracknell, 48, and girlfriend Jordan Connell, 34, appear tense

James Cracknell, 48, and girlfriend Jordan Connell, 34, appear tense

The Olympian, 48, appeared stony-faced as he spoke with the New Yorker, 34, in the street before going their separate ways

Read full article: James Cracknell, 48, and girlfriend Jord...→
Can you really spray away your HANGOVER?

Can you really spray away your HANGOVER?

Claudia Connell gives her verdict on the £7.50 bottles of liquid spray sold by Clean Wine. The manufacturers claim the product is able to reduce the effects of [...]

Read full article: Can you really spray away your HANGOVER?...→
Paul Mescal wants to play Connell in Normal People again - but with a difference

Paul Mescal wants to play Connell in Normal People again - but with a difference

Irish actor Paul Mescal, 24, took the world by storm with his first role, in hit Normal People. He talks sudden fame, handling nerves, and a possible Hollywood [...]

Read full article: Paul Mescal wants to play Connell in Nor...→
Dermot Kennedy and Paul Mescal review — an atmospheric and imaginative livestream show

Dermot Kennedy and Paul Mescal review — an atmospheric and imaginative livestream show

★★★★☆After playing the silent type Connell in the BBC adaptation of Sally Rooney’s Normal People, Paul Mescal appears to have beguiled roughly half the populat [...]

Read full article: Dermot Kennedy and Paul Mescal review — ...→
Paul Mescal works up a sweat as he starts his day with a jog

Paul Mescal works up a sweat as he starts his day with a jog

The Normal People star wore a pair of snug fitting shorts not unlike those favoured the show's lovelorn protagonist Connell Waldren while getting his day off t [...]

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Normal People's Paul Mescal cracks open the champagne

Normal People's Paul Mescal cracks open the champagne

The Irish actor been recognised for his portrayal of lovelorn student Connell Waldren in BBC Three's hugely successful adaptation of Sally Rooney's bestselling [...]

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Visiting parent may have infected already sick newborn baby with virus in ICU

Visiting parent may have infected already sick newborn baby with virus in ICU

Paediatrician and Chief of Medicine at the Royal Children's Hospital, Associate Professor Tom Connell has said symptoms among babies to look out for include fe [...]

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BBC Normal People's Paul Mescal signs up to dating app hoping to find 'the one'

BBC Normal People's Paul Mescal signs up to dating app hoping to find 'the one'

During the lockdown, hunk Paul Mescal became an overnight sex symbol following his appearance as Connell on the romantic drama Normal People – and now he's rep [...]

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Normal People's Paul Mescal has signed up for celebrity dating app

Normal People's Paul Mescal has signed up for celebrity dating app

The Irish actor, 24, known for playing heartthrob Connell Waldron in the BBC series, has set up a profile with a number of photographs to attract potential lov [...]

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How knitting got big: No, your eyes aren't deceiving you

How knitting got big: No, your eyes aren't deceiving you

'Big knitting' also known as 'extreme knitting' has become the latest craft trend being bragged about on social media. Claudia Connell ordered a kit from South [...]

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Normal People hunk Paul Mescal searching for love on celeb dating app Raya

Normal People hunk Paul Mescal searching for love on celeb dating app Raya

NORMAL People hunk Paul Mescal is searching for love on exclusive, celebrity dating app Raya. The 24-year-old actor, one of the nation’s most eligible bachelor [...]

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Paul Connell of Pure Telecom is broadening horizons with moves into electricity and insurance

Paul Connell of Pure Telecom is broadening horizons with moves into electricity and insurance

Paul Connell, the boss of broadband and telecommunications provider Pure Telecom, has a confession to make: he doesn’t use his company’s services at home. Alth [...]

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Andrew Lloyd Webber invites Paul Mescal aka Connell to a Phantom singalong

Andrew Lloyd Webber invites Paul Mescal aka Connell to a Phantom singalong

Two cultural icons collided last night when Andrew Lloyd Webber challenged Normal People star Paul Mescal to a singalong on Twitter.  Before Marianne and Conne [...]

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A-list gyms you can join in your living room for FREE!

A-list gyms you can join in your living room for FREE!

Claudia Connell sampled the online fitness classes that she would normally be far too intimidated (and poor) to try for real. She enjoyed Barrecore online whic [...]

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My sex swing in The Stud was tame compared to what's on TV now, says Joan Collins

My sex swing in The Stud was tame compared to what's on TV now, says Joan Collins

LONG before Marianne and Connell from raunchy BBC drama Normal People steamed up our screens, it was Joan Collins who set the nation’s pulse racing. During the [...]

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Normal People: What did Paul Mescal find difficult about playing Connell?

Normal People: What did Paul Mescal find difficult about playing Connell?

NORMAL PEOPLE fans have fallen in love with Paul Mescal's portrayal of Connell. But what did he find hard about the role?

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Now Daisy's real-life wears a chain, just like his TV lookalike 

Now Daisy's real-life wears a chain, just like his TV lookalike 

Tom Varey, 29, mirrors the Normal People's on screen boyfriend Connell, played by Paul Mescal, in real life by wearing a silver chain in public. Tom appeared i [...]

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Normal People stars do hilarious 'chemistry test' on Late Late Show

Normal People stars do hilarious 'chemistry test' on Late Late Show

BBC drama Normal People has caused a stir for its numerous sex scenes and the chemistry between its two leads.  Now James Corden has put those stars, Daisy Edg [...]

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Tracey Cox reveals how to stop toxic 'relationship recycling'

Tracey Cox reveals how to stop toxic 'relationship recycling'

Tracey Cox explains why on-and-off relationships like Connell and Marianne's tumultuous partnership in Normal People are the very oppostite of a true love stor [...]

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25 reasons not to miss going to clothes shops

25 reasons not to miss going to clothes shops

Department stores, clothes and shoe shops have been closed across the UK for nearly two months. Claudia Connell explains why she's in no rush to visit a clothe [...]

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Normal People bosses adapt Sally Rooney's  Conversations With Friends

Normal People bosses adapt Sally Rooney's Conversations With Friends

Producers have now confirmed Conversations With Friends will be developed into a major TV series, while teasing a potential return of Connell and Marianne for [...]

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Normal People: Connell star Paul Mescal exposes awkward sex scene blunder

Normal People: Connell star Paul Mescal exposes awkward sex scene blunder

NORMAL PEOPLE continued this evening as viewers were treated to another instalment of the racy series. However, actor Paul Mescal has revealed he shared an emb [...]

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Normal People's Paul Mescal on becoming an overnight sex symbol and James Bond

Normal People's Paul Mescal on becoming an overnight sex symbol and James Bond

Exclusive: The rising star of Normal People's sublime screen adaption opens up on his rapid journey to success after landing the highly sought after role of Co [...]

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Normal People's Paul Mescal stunned as James Corden praises BBC drama

Normal People's Paul Mescal stunned as James Corden praises BBC drama

the Normal People star, 24, who plays Connell Waldren was left stunned on Thursday as James Corden revealed on Twitter that the Sally Rooney adaptation 'change [...]

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Paul Mescal reveals shock at becoming an overnight heartthrob

Paul Mescal reveals shock at becoming an overnight heartthrob

The Normal People star, 24, discussed the reaction to the BBC series and his character Connell during a recent interview with Grazia magazine.

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Normal People's star's expletive explanation of what happened to Connell's chain

Normal People's star's expletive explanation of what happened to Connell's chain

Paul Mescal, who played Connell in the BBC's hit show Normal People, gave the necklace to his co-star Daisy Edgar-Jones - and he probably regrets it

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Normal People's Paul Mescal reveals his silver chain was LOST

Normal People's Paul Mescal reveals his silver chain was LOST

Normal People's Connell Waldron's signature silver chain necklace has become famous in its own right and has already amassed an Instagram following of 36,000.

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Where to get a men's chain as good as Connell's from Normal People

Where to get a men's chain as good as Connell's from Normal People

You sobbed through all 12 episodes of Normal People over two days, re watched that sex scene after your boyfriend nodded off, and DMed Paul Mescal on Instagram [...]

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Normal People's Paul Mescal 'nervous' portraying Connell's depression

Normal People's Paul Mescal 'nervous' portraying Connell's depression

The Irish actor, 24, emotionally revealed that three people at his school killed themselves and his 'innocence was ripped away very quickly' aged 14.

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Normal People star Paul Mescal shares his heartbreaking similarity to Connell

Normal People star Paul Mescal shares his heartbreaking similarity to Connell

Paul Mescal has shot to fame alongside his co-star Daisy Edgar-Jones in the BBC's new show Normal People, based on the popular novel by Sally Rooney

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Normal People’s Paul Mescal interview: ‘I was really nervous portraying Connell’s depression – there were three suicides at my school’

Normal People’s Paul Mescal interview: ‘I was really nervous portraying Connell’s depression – there were three suicides at my school’

The actor bringing Sally Rooney’s smash-hit novel to life talks to Ellie Harrison about experiencing tragedy at a young age, how Normal People’s depiction of s [...]

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Connell from Normal People seems like a feminist's daydream – but are viewers missing the point?

Connell from Normal People seems like a feminist's daydream – but are viewers missing the point?

Step aside, Manic Pixie Dream Girl – the term coined for a quirky female character whose sole function is to draw out a brooding male protagonist – because the [...]

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9 more love stories to read after you’ve finished Normal People

9 more love stories to read after you’ve finished Normal People

The BBC’s adaptation of Sally Rooney’s Normal People has set our hearts fluttering this week, with the nuanced will-they-won’t-they love story of Connell and M [...]

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Video: Fans praise consensual sex scene in BBC's Normal People | Daily Mail Online

Normal People fans praise BBC's adaptation of Sally Rooney's hit novel as they says it's exactly like the book, gush over 'perfect example of consensual sex' s [...]

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Get to know Normal People star Paul Mescal

Get to know Normal People star Paul Mescal

SINCE Normal People hit screens, Paul Mescal has been praised for his portrayal of Connell Waldron. But who is the actor, what TV shows has he been in before, [...]

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Normal People's lead stars talk bringing Marianne and Connell to life

Normal People's lead stars talk bringing Marianne and Connell to life

If viewers of last night’s TV adaptation of Normal People needed proof the right actors were chosen for leads, they needn’t look further than the pair’s quaran [...]

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Where Normal People is filmed as filming location brings BBC drama to life

Where Normal People is filmed as filming location brings BBC drama to life

Normal People follows Marianne and Connell as they grow up in and fall in love in their fictional hometown of Carricklea in Ireland

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Normal People viewers go WILD for Sally Rooney's adapted drama

Normal People viewers go WILD for Sally Rooney's adapted drama

The show, which is based on Sally Rooney's best-selling second novel, follows troubled lovers Connell and Marianne from their school days in Sligo to universit [...]

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Who is Paul Mescal? Meet the Normal People actor playing Connell

Who is Paul Mescal? Meet the Normal People actor playing Connell

The highly anticipated adaptation of Normal People has arrived on BBC Three, introducing viewers to the complicated romance of Marianne and Connell. The 12-epi [...]

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Anything but ordinary: The lowdown on Sally Rooney's world

Anything but ordinary: The lowdown on Sally Rooney's world

The hype began to build weeks ago. “Who is that handsome man?” people asked on Twitter after ­seeing the trailer for ­Normal People. It is of course Connell, t [...]

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Normal People review: A pitch-perfect adaptation of Sally Rooney’s intense love story

Normal People review: A pitch-perfect adaptation of Sally Rooney’s intense love story

Daisy Edgar-Jones and Paul Mescal inhabit lovers Marianne and Connell so utterly that it is instantly impossible to imagine them being played by anyone else

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First look clip from BBC Three's Normal People adaptation revealed

First look clip from BBC Three's Normal People adaptation revealed

It's not long until Normal People hits our screens – but the first look at the drama series suggests its been worth the wait. The preview clip of the TV adapta [...]

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