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Walking Dead is bloodiest U.S. TV show yet, finds study.

February 13, 2013 | By | Reply More
Walking Dead is bloodiest U.S. TV show yet, finds study.

The second TV Body Count Study has discovered that the 2012 Autumn season’s deadliest TV show was the AMC series The Walking Dead which averaged 38 dead bodies per episode. 91% of these dead bodies were zombies. The next deadliest was the CINEMAX series Strike Back, with 26 dead bodies per episode. In total, the […]

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Dr Who goes 3D, and Merlin’s replaced by Atlantis.

February 12, 2013 | By | Reply More
Dr Who goes 3D, and Merlin’s replaced by Atlantis.

Atlantis is a new thirteen part 45 minute series intended to replace Merlin in the TV schedules, created and written by Howard Overman (Misfits, Dirk Gently, Vexed, Merlin) for Saturday nights this Autumn 2013 on BBC One The city of Atlantis is a mysterious, ancient place; a world of bull leaping, of snake haired goddesses […]

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Game of Thrones: Night’s Watch anti-recruitment film.

February 8, 2013 | By | Reply More
Game of Thrones: Night’s Watch anti-recruitment film.

When it’s cold, you won’t even feel the dagger slip into your back! Yes, it’s an anti-recruitment film for the Night’s Watch from the Game of Thrones TV series (via their upcoming box set for season two). Don’t you just love a broad northern accent? In this case, more Yorkshire than House Stark, methinks.

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Being Human? No more… TV series is canned.

February 8, 2013 | By | Reply More
Being Human? No more… TV series is canned.

The present TV series of Being Human will be the last, as the BBC Three supernatural drama reaches an apocalyptic end, with our heroes facing their meanest adversary yet… the Devil. Being Human first aired as a stand-alone pilot in 2008 and soon became a regular addition to BBC Three’s schedule. Rob Pursey, the show’s […]

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S.H.I.E.L.D me!

February 5, 2013 | By | Reply More
S.H.I.E.L.D me!

Here’s a behind the scenes look at Joss Whedon’s new S.H.I.E.L.D. spy-fi TV series. Shhhh, it’s secret, don’t tell anyone, okay?

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Thunderbirds are Go! (again)

February 4, 2013 | By | Reply More
Thunderbirds are Go! (again)

ITV Studios and New Zealand-based Pukeko Pictures, in collaboration with Weta Workshop (Avatar, The Lord of the Rings etc) are to co-produce Thunderbirds are Go! a new children’s series set to debut on ITV and UK’s CITV Channel in 2015. This re-invention of Gerry and Sylvia Anderson’s series will be produced using a mix of […]

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Game of Thrones goes cold in Iceland.

February 1, 2013 | By | Reply More
Game of Thrones goes cold in Iceland.

HBO’s Game of Thrones TV series sets up shop in Iceland to film the locations for ‘beyond the wall’. I wonder if they met any white walkers? Or trolls? Or Nordic gods? Or Captain America frozen in the ice? The possibilities are endless! Here’s the behind the scenes shoot from the series – put your […]

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My Favourite Character: Arnold Rimmer by Aidan Fortune (article).

February 1, 2013 | By | Reply More
My Favourite Character: Arnold Rimmer by Aidan Fortune (article).

Second Class Technician Arnold Judas Rimmer may seem like an unusual choice as a favourite character but there is logic in my madness. Having grown up watching ‘Red Dwarf’ on BBC and reading all of the related novels probably before I was old enough to do so, to me Rimmer was the first ‘real’ character […]

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Doctor Who: Colony In Space by Malcolm Hulke (dvd review).

January 31, 2013 | By | Reply More
Doctor Who: Colony In Space by Malcolm Hulke (dvd review).

Jo Grant (actress Katy Manning) has a hard time believing that all the tinkering the Doctor (actor Jon Pertwee) is doing has any real meaning, until she is finally allowed to see inside the TARDIS. Unknown to the Doctor, the Time Lords have need of him as the Master (actor Roger Delgado) had stolen the […]

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Black Mirror… on the wall, who’s the freakiest of them all?

January 29, 2013 | By | Reply More
Black Mirror… on the wall, who’s the freakiest of them all?

Another helping of the near-future TV scifi series from Charlie Brooker, Black Mirror, is coming soon (UK, Channel 4)… In a dark cyberpunk future, Brooker aims to tap into our collective unease about the modern world… but is that a good thing? Not when the technology goes wrong, it blooming ain’t!

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