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Fear The Walking Dead (Walking Dead spin-off trailer).

June 27, 2015 | By | Reply More
Fear The Walking Dead (Walking Dead spin-off trailer).

Here’s a new trailer for the West Coast-set spin-off from Walking Dead, Fear the Walking Dead. It’s currently all rather teaser-y.

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Heroes Reborn (first TV series trailer).

June 27, 2015 | By | Reply More
Heroes Reborn (first TV series trailer).

Yes, Heroes is back on the TV screens in the USA soon as Heroes Reborn (NBC on 24th September 2015). Here’s the first trailer with a few new faces and a few old ones too. Yatta!

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Avengers actor Patrick Macnee – R.I.P (sadly).

June 25, 2015 | By | 1 Reply More
Avengers actor Patrick Macnee – R.I.P (sadly).

Avengers actor Patrick Macnee has died of natural causes at his home in Rancho Mirage, California, at age 93, with his family at his bedside, according to his son, Rupert. While working in London on the Churchill series, Macnee was offered a part originally known as Jonathan Steed. Despite numerous roles in theatre, on television […]

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The Spirit (1987) (DVD review).

June 24, 2015 | By | Reply More
The Spirit (1987) (DVD review).

Coincidences and luck happen a lot to me. When I reviewed Bob Andelman’s book ‘Will Eisner: A Spirited Life’ last month, I also commented that it would be interesting to see the 1986 TV pilot of ‘The Spirit’, saying it couldn’t be any worse than Frank Miller’s 2009 film version. A look through US Amazon, […]

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Humans: an appraisal of the first TV episode by: GF Willmetts (TV series review).

June 14, 2015 | By | Reply More
Humans: an appraisal of the first TV episode by: GF Willmetts (TV series review).

Although I never came across the original Swedish series ‘Äkta Människor’ by Lars Lundström but ‘Humans’ is the British version. In many respects, I couldn’t help wondering from the start that perhaps it should have been called ‘Planet Of The Androids’ until half-way through I discovered they were called Synths. No real difference, ‘Planet Of […]

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Star Wars Rebels Season 2: The Siege Of Lothal.

June 10, 2015 | By | Reply More
Star Wars Rebels Season 2: The Siege Of Lothal.

Here comes a short trailer for the cartoon-animated adventures of Star Wars Rebels Season 2: The Siege Of Lothal. Can a world burn? You better believe it!

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Remaking UFO: some thoughts by: GF Willmetts (article).

May 31, 2015 | By | Reply More
Remaking UFO: some thoughts by: GF Willmetts (article).

With ‘Captain Scarlet And The Mysterons’ and ‘Thunderbirds’ being remade as CGI series, there has been some talk of remaking ‘UFO’ for a few years now. It’s been over forty-five years since the original release and although the essence of the series will remain, how far can it or should be changed. One would hope […]

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London Comic Con Special: Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell, Toby Haynes & Nick Hirschkorn interviewed.

May 24, 2015 | By | Reply More
London Comic Con Special: Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell, Toby Haynes & Nick Hirschkorn interviewed.

The director of the most excellent TV series, Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell, Toby Haynes (Sherlock, The Musketeers, Doctor Who) and producer Nick Hirschkorn (Skellig, Five Children And It) discuss the future of the BBC and why it must be protected. “This show wouldn’t haven’t been made anywhere else in the world!” Thanks to AudioBoom for […]

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London Comic Con special: Charlie Higson talks Jekyll and Hyde.

May 23, 2015 | By | Reply More
London Comic Con special: Charlie Higson talks Jekyll and Hyde.

Author Charlie Higson chats about his new ITV TV series version of Robert Louis Stevenson’s The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde, which stars Tom Bateman and Richard E Grant. Thanks to AudioBoom for doing the interview honours for us. listen to ‘Jekyll and Hyde: Charlie Higson Interview #mcmldn2015 #mcmcon2015’ on audioBoom

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London Comic Con Special: Orphan Black’s Kristian Bruun makes you a promise.

May 23, 2015 | By | Reply More
London Comic Con Special: Orphan Black’s Kristian Bruun makes you a promise.

Orphan Black’s Kristian Bruun (@TheBruun) promises more action in Series 3 of the clone action TV series. Thanks to AudioBoom for doing the interview honours for us. listen to ‘Orphan Black’s Kristian Bruun promises more action in Series 3’ on audioBoom

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