skins

Music

lily allen’s new album signifies a millennial coming of age

The noughties icon represents a time of Skins, Kate Nash, youthful carelessness and no responsibilities. So does her new album, No Shame, mark the end of our innocence?
Brian O'Flynn
6.12.18
News

queer girls are more likely to be expelled

And it’s probably because of homophobia, the study argues.
André-Naquian Wheeler
4.10.18
Culture

how skins provided teens with vital, nuanced depictions of mental illness

With plot lines about eating disorders, depression, and addiction, the show changed the landscape of teen dramas 10 years ago.
André-Naquian Wheeler
3.23.17
Culture

your next binge watch: clique, the new drama tackling female friendship, uni life and the class divide

We speak to Jess Brittain, creator of BBC Three’s new thriller tackling female friendship and the college class divide.
Colin Crummy
3.3.17
Culture

10 years of skins: where are Ü now?

This is where the kids from Skins are at now. Feel old yet?
Tish Weinstock
1.25.17
documentaries

street, sound and style: episode six skins and scooter boys

Our history of British style tribes looks at how skinhead culture morphed into scooter boys in the early 80s.
i-D Staff
7.28.15
Film

joe dempsie talks skins, game of thrones, monsters and grand theft auto

We ask Brit boy Joe how he un-typecast himself as Chris in Skins, where the fuck Gendry went in Game of Thrones, and why a week in Detroit was more unsettling than a month in the desert filming Monsters: Dark Continent.
Felicity Kinsella
4.30.15
Film

jack o'connell, starred up

Meet the winner of EE's Rising Star award at this year's Baftas.
Sarah Raphael
2.9.15
Film

love is a maze and life is a riddle for actress kaya scodelario

She rose to fame at fourteen as the beautiful teenage tearaway Effy in cult TV show Skins, but Kaya Scodelario’s got something else up her sleeve as she stars as the only girl in upcoming blockbuster, The Maze Runner.
Tom Seymour
10.9.14