8 Apr 2024

Star of Amy Winehouse biopic Back to Black on impact of paparazzi

Culture Correspondent

Now, during her life, Amy Winehouse’s story played out mercilessly in the tabloid press – since her death in 2011, in numerous books and documentaries.

Now though, a new biopic focuses on the period in which she wrote Back to Black, the record which confirmed her as one the defining artists of her generation.

We spoke to the film’s director Sam Taylor-Johnson, and Marisa Abela – who stars as Winehouse.