• ‘The Tunnel: Sabotage’ to test Anglo-French detective duo once again

    ‘The Tunnel: Sabotage’ to test Anglo-French detective duo once again

    The Tunnel, the British/French crime drama television series, adapted from the 2011 Danish/Swedish crime series The Bridge, will return to Sky Atlantic in April. The Tunnel: Sabotage will see the return of the brilliant Anglo-French detective duo played by Stephen Dillane (Game of Thrones) and Clémence Poésy (Harry Potter). New to the scene for series two will be Emilia Fox (Silent Witness), Clarke […]

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  • It’s a James Norton fest with both Happy Valley AND Grantchester set to return!

    It’s a James Norton fest with both Happy Valley AND Grantchester set to return!

    It doesn’t get any better than this. Not only is the second series of Grantchester set for a Sunday, March 27 return to PBS, Happy Valley is back beginning this Tuesday on BBC One. According to Happy Valley creator/writer, BAFTA-winning screenwriter Sally Wainwright who also created and penned Last Tango in Halifax and Scott and Bailey, series 2 will delve much deeper into the […]

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  • Downton Abbey cast discuss the ‘bloody good’ dinner party scene

    Downton Abbey cast discuss the ‘bloody good’ dinner party scene

    While I do feel obligated to label this with the customary ***Spoiler Alert*** heading, I think now that it has been almost a full week since last Sunday’s shocking turn of events on Downton Abbey we are safe to discuss amongst ourselves the events of Sunday, January 31, 2016. As social media will more than attest, the […]

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  • Remembering Eddie the Eagle – Calgary 1988

    Remembering Eddie the Eagle – Calgary 1988

    Having grown up where it rarely snowed, I was never a big fan of the Winter Olympics solely due to the fact I had nothing to relate to. It wasn’t until 1988 when British skier, Eddie “the Eagle” Edwards, as he came to be known, became the first competitor to represent Great Britain in Olympic ski jumping that snow or […]

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  • The real stars of ‘Downton Abbey’ behind the camera

    The real stars of ‘Downton Abbey’ behind the camera

    Well, after last night’s episode of Downton Abbey, you definitely can’t say that dinner with the Crawleys isn’t interesting. If it’s not Robert throwing Sarah Bunting, the local schoolteacher, out of Downton or the Dowager Countess and Isobel Crawley going at it over the fate of the local hospital it’s, well, if you haven’t seen last […]

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  • Get ready for a bit of ‘Wolf Hall’ separation anxiety…

    Get ready for a bit of ‘Wolf Hall’ separation anxiety…

    Unfortunately, Wolf Hall fans will have to wait at least two years before seeing the second installment of the Golden Globe winning historical drama starring Mark Rylance and Damian Lewis. The series, which told the story of the rapid rise to power of Thomas Cromwell in the court of Henry VIII, was an adaptation of author Hilary Mantel’s two novels, Wolf […]

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  • Around the world with ‘Doc Martin’

    Around the world with ‘Doc Martin’

    Depending on where your travels may take you in the coming year, chances are fairly good that you will be able to keep up with the exploits of the local version of Dr. Martin Ellingham in some form or fashion. Doc Martin has been sold to more than 70 ­countries, with seven of the biggest besides America […]

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  • BBC’s The Night Manager marks Hugh Laurie’s return to small screen

    BBC’s The Night Manager marks Hugh Laurie’s return to small screen

    Almost four years removed from his brilliant portrayal of the pain medication-dependent, unconventional, misanthropic medical genius, Dr. Gregory House, the greatness of Hugh Laurie is returning to the small screen. The Night Manager, the BBC’s television adaptation of John le Carré’s novel stars Laurie alongside Tom Hiddleston, Olivia Colman, Elizabeth Debicki, Katherine Kelly, Tom Hollander and Russell Tovey. Published […]

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