Michaela Coel on falling out of love with Christianity, Chewing Gum and avoiding stardom

Michaela Coel is a writer and actor who shot to fame with her debut TV show Chewing Gum. She talks to Krishnan Guru Murphy (2019) about how she lost her faith, why celebrity treatment doesn’t interest her and how she wants to change writing rooms in the future. Watch the interview which takes place before Michaela released television drama I May Destroy You (2020) which currently airs on BBC1/ BBCi player in the UK and HBO in the US.