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Culture

How TikTok resurrected the cult of Effy Stonem

Thirteen (!!!) years after she first emerged as a enigmatic, silent teen in season one of Skins, Gen Z is bringing Effy back as an It Girl once again.
Hatti Rex
7.9.20
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
4.9.18
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
3.22.17
Culture

your next binge watch: 'clique,' the new drama tackling female friendship, from 'skins' writer

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
1.26.17
Culture

meet the super sexy, super talented cast of 'skins' in 2009

As 'Skins' celebrates its ten year anniversary, we look back to 2009 and i-D’s P.Y.T. Issue, when we met the cast of the hit TV show making us all hot under the collar.
i-D Staff
Sean Baker
1.25.17
News

'misfits' is getting an makeover from the creator of 'the o.c'

Your favourite show about poor snarky youths is being rebooted by the creator of your favourite show about rich snarky youths.
Wendy Syfret
4.8.16
Culture

what to netflix and chill to this holiday season

We dig up the hidden gems from the streaming site, so you don’t have to.
i-D Staff
Caroline Corcoran
12.16.15
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

actor joe dempsie talks game of thrones and grand theft auto

We ask Brit boy Joe about his new film 'Monsters: Dark Continent,' and where the hell Gendry went in 'Game of Thrones.'
Felicity Kinsella
4.30.15
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
Adam Fletcher
10.9.14
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