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Inhumans trailer (another Marvel TV series).

May 6, 2017 | By | Reply More
Inhumans trailer (another Marvel TV series).

Here’s the first teaser trailer for the new TV series of the Inhumans, based on the Marvels comics of the same title. Does anyone think Marvel might be over-milking the super-hero cow just a little bit too much, now? The premise behind the Inhumans is that the secret city of Attilan (created by writer/artist legend Jack […]

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BBC to bring a Victorian War Of The Worlds to the TV screen (at last!)

May 5, 2017 | By | Reply More
BBC to bring a Victorian War Of The Worlds to the TV screen (at last!)

Peter Harness of Doctor Who-fame is making the first British television adaptation of H. G. Wells’ classic science fiction novel The War Of The Worlds for a big-time screening on BBC One next year. It’s to be based on the original Victorian story – no present-day updatings, thank the gods. Horsell Common in Surrey is […]

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Defenders trailer (Marvel TV series).

May 3, 2017 | By | Reply More
Defenders trailer (Marvel TV series).

Netflix fans rejoice, the only Marvel superhero group to rival The Avengers and the X-men is now getting its TV series – and as if to prove it, here comes the first trailer of Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and Iron Fist getting jiggy with Sigourney Weaver’s bad, bad villain character, in The Defenders. Here’s […]

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The Librarians And The Mother Goose Chase by Greg Cox (book review).

May 2, 2017 | By | Reply More
The Librarians And The Mother Goose Chase by Greg Cox (book review).

I retain an affection for the TV series ‘The Librarians’ and, although it seems they have an infinitesimally small budget on screen, they make up for it by the interaction of the team. Short seasons of one hour episodes followed on from a series of TV movies for Sci-Fi Channel headed by Noah Wyle. The […]

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Doctor Who, season 10, episode 3: Thin Ice by Sarah Dolland.

April 29, 2017 | By | Reply More
Doctor Who, season 10, episode 3: Thin Ice by Sarah Dolland.

From here in there are spoilers! I’ve been very down on the first two episodes of this season but ‘Thin Ice’ is a marked step up in keeping my attention. The TARDIS has brought the Doctor (actor Peter Capaldi) and Bill Potts (actress Pearl Mackie) to 18th century London where a Frost Fair is being […]

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Doctor Who season 10 episode 2: Smile by Frank Cottrell-Boyce (review).

April 22, 2017 | By | Reply More
Doctor Who season 10 episode 2: Smile by Frank Cottrell-Boyce (review).

Smile 🙂 or Frown 🙁  From here in there are spoilers! From the start, there are references to the Doctor (actor Peter Capaldi) staying on Earth to guard the vault and yet he sneaks off for the first time with Bill Potts (actress Pearl Mackie) to explore one of the first Earth colonies off-planet, knowing that […]

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Cloak & Dagger (Marvel’s new TV series).

April 20, 2017 | By | Reply More
Cloak & Dagger (Marvel’s new TV series).

Here’s the trailer for Marvel’s Cloak and Dagger TV series, based on the comic strip of the same name. Their blurb reads… Marvel’s Cloak & Dagger is the story of Tandy Bowen (Olivia Holt) and Tyrone Johnson (Aubrey Joseph)—two teenagers from very different backgrounds, who find themselves burdened and awakened to newly acquired superpowers which are […]

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Peter Capaldi, Pearl Mackie, Matt Lucas and Steven Moffat interviewed: Dr Who series 10.

April 17, 2017 | By | Reply More
Peter Capaldi, Pearl Mackie, Matt Lucas and Steven Moffat interviewed: Dr Who series 10.

Peter Capaldi talks about his last series being The Doctor. SFcrowsnest: What is it like working with Pearl? Peter Capaldi: It was great meeting Pearl – she brought a whole new vigour and excitement to the role of The Doctor’s companion. She’s not that different to older companions in the sense that she’s a character […]

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John Simm will be The Master again in Doctor Who.

April 17, 2017 | By | Reply More
John Simm will be The Master again in Doctor Who.

John Simm will return as The Master to battle The Doctor (Peter Capaldi), new companion Bill Potts (Pearl Mackie) and Nardole (Matt Lucas) in the forthcoming series of Doctor Who. John Simm told SFcrowsnest, “I can confirm that it’s true, thanks to the power of time travel I’m back. It’s always a pleasure to work with […]

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David Morrissey in TV adaptation of China Miéville’s scifi novel, The City And The City.

April 17, 2017 | By | 1 Reply More
David Morrissey in TV adaptation of China Miéville’s scifi novel, The City And The City.

The Walking Dead‘s very own Governor, actor David Morrissey, is to play Inspector Tyador Borlú in the BBC Two adaptation of China Miéville’s fantasy scifi novel The City And The City. Morrissey (The Missing, The Walking Dead) heads a cast which includes Mandeep Dhillon (Some Girls) as Constable Corwi of the Besźel Policzai, Maria Schrader (Deutschland […]

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