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.
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 […]
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, […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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
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