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The Witcher books gets all Netflixie.

May 18, 2017 | By | 2 Replies More
The Witcher books gets all Netflixie.

Netflix is making a new TV series based on The Witcher, the fantasy series of novels from writer Andrzej Sapkowski. The books also spawned a video game franchise which many nestizens have gone on to play. Known as the Witcher Saga, Sapkowski’s novels focus on witchers – hunters who develop supernatural abilities at a young […]

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Star Trek Discovery: first trailer.

May 18, 2017 | By | 2 Replies More
Star Trek Discovery: first trailer.

And here’s the first trailer for the CBS TV series of Star Trek Discovery, including yet another new look for the klingons.

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The Handmaid’s Tale TV series coming to the UK via Channel 4.

May 17, 2017 | By | Reply More
The Handmaid’s Tale TV series coming to the UK via Channel 4.

Channel 4 has just acquired US sci-fi series The Handmaid’s Tale from MGM Television – that’s the one starring Elisabeth Moss and Joseph Fiennes. The series also stars Samira Wiley, Max Minghella, Yvonne Strahovski, O-T Fagbenle, Alexis Bledel, Madeline Brewer and Ann Dowd. It will air on Channel 4 later this month (May 2107). Based […]

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Tidelands: where evil mermaids rule (new Netflix horror).

May 16, 2017 | By | Reply More
Tidelands: where evil mermaids rule (new Netflix horror).

Netflix is creating a new horror TV series called Tidelands, billed as a supernatural crime drama (shooting will start in Queensland, Australia in 2018). The drama follows a former criminal as she returns home to the small fishing village of Orphelin Bay. When the body of a local fisherman washes ashore, she must uncover the […]

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The Orville (new scifi comedy TV: Galaxyquest-style).

May 16, 2017 | By | Reply More
The Orville (new scifi comedy TV: Galaxyquest-style).

Here’s the new Fox comedy space opera TV series which rips the urine out of Star Trek even more than Galaxyquest did – but does it do it with the same degree of style? We shall see! There’s a Planetary Union, some very familiar shiny ships (and the bad aliens’ quite familiar green ones), and there’s […]

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The Gifted (big trailer): Young, mutated & on the run!

May 15, 2017 | By | Reply More
The Gifted (big trailer): Young, mutated & on the run!

Marvel’s X-men young teen mutant spin-off treads early Logan territory, in a world where being a mutant lands you floating in a lab tank with your powers neutralised. Who wants that? Not this mutant teen brother and sister who must go on the run with their family – including an ex-mutant hunter dad. Purge them all, […]

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Doctor Who season 10 episode 5: Oxygen by Jamie Mathieson

May 13, 2017 | By | Reply More
Doctor Who season 10 episode 5: Oxygen by Jamie Mathieson

Don’t hold your breath! From here in there are spoilers Give scriptwriter Jamie Mathieson his due, he gave a funny script to off-balance the terror of what was happening on-board Chasm Forge Number 7 Mining Station off Ganymede digging for copper ore. Although it doesn’t look it, again, this is a bottle show with limited […]

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Judge Dredd Mega-City One to be a new TV series.

May 10, 2017 | By | Reply More
Judge Dredd Mega-City One to be a new TV series.

Judge Dredd, that Dirty Harry of the urban post-nuked Future, will soon be arriving on your TV. Oh happy day, you comic-book perps. I suspect it’s a good sign that they’ve named the TV series to include the actual city name, as in so many ways, the city and Mega-City society is the real star […]

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The Gifted trailer (X-Men spin off TV series): teen mutants on the run.

May 10, 2017 | By | Reply More
The Gifted trailer (X-Men spin off TV series): teen mutants on the run.

The Gifted TV series from Marvel has Stephen Moyer and Amy Acker (from the fab Person of Interest) as ordinary parents who have to take their family on the lam after they discover their children have mutant powers. They join an underground mutant movement who fight to survive in a hostile anti-mutant world. Here’s the […]

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Doctor Who season 10 episode 4: Knock Knock by Mike Bartlett.

May 6, 2017 | By | Reply More
Doctor Who season 10 episode 4: Knock Knock by Mike Bartlett.

Knock on wood, from here in there are spoilers! Bill (actress Pearl Mackie) is now a full-time student and with five other students looking around for accommodation at the start of a new university year together when offered a very good deal by an old man (actor David Suchet). All they see are spacious rooms […]

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