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Bryan Fuller interview: Hannibal season 3, Red Dragon, American Gods

Louisa Mellor Interview May 29, 2015

As Hannibal season 3 arrives, we chat to showrunner Bryan Fuller about origin stories, Francis Dolarhyde, David Bowie & more…

Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell, fantasy and childishness

Louisa Mellor Feature May 28, 2015

The BBC’s Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell isn't a silly, childish, Harry Potter rip-off. So why do people keep saying it is?

Exclusive: Bryan Fuller on American Gods casting

Louisa Mellor News May 27, 2015

Hannibal showrunner Bryan Fuller updates us on the progress of his and Michael Green’s Neil Gaiman adaptation, American Gods…

Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell episode 2 review: How Is Lady Pole?

Louisa Mellor Review May 24, 2015

How is Lady Pole? Short answer: not great. Fortunately, the show she’s in continues to be brilliant…

Mad Men season 7 episode 14 review: Person To Person

Louisa Mellor Review May 18, 2015

Mad Men has left the building, and done so with a characteristic blend of tragedy and comedy. Here's our series finale review...

Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell episode 1 review: The Friends Of English Magic

Louisa Mellor Review May 17, 2015

BBC One fantasy drama Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell is a marvel, from its cast to its magnificent world-building…

Wayward Pines: 8 reasons you might want to tune in

Louisa Mellor Feature May 14, 2015

New mystery thriller Wayward Pines feat. Matt Dillon arrives today on FOX. Here are a few reasons you might want to watch it...

Ripper Street: renewed by Amazon for series 4 and 5

Louisa Mellor News May 13, 2015

Ripper Street series 4 and 5 are coming to Amazon Prime Instant Video, in a coup for fans of the period detective drama...

Louise O’Neill interview: Only Ever Yours

Louisa Mellor Interview May 12, 2015

Louise O’Neill’s award-winning feminist sci-fi YA novel, Only Ever Yours, skewers the beauty myth with disturbing precision…

Constantine cancelled by NBC, searching for new home

Louisa Mellor Rob Leane News May 11, 2015

Constantine showrunner Daniel Cerone has revealed that NBC have officially parted ways with Constantine, but he hasn't given up yet...

Sense8: first trailer lands for Wachowski Netflix series

Louisa Mellor Trailer May 7, 2015

All 12 episodes of Sense8, the Wachowski/Straczynski Netflix sci-fi series, are due to arrive on Friday the 5th of June...

Doctor Who: Jenna Coleman explains series 9 change of heart

Louisa Mellor Rob Leane News May 5, 2015

Jenna Coleman first intended to leave Doctor Who in the series 8 finale, here's what she has to say about the fact that she stayed...

Daredevil: Steven DeKnight on taking over from Drew Goddard, Easter Eggs

Louisa Mellor News May 1, 2015

The Daredevil season 1 showrunner has been chatting about inheriting the show from Drew Goddard, Easter Eggs and more...

Game Of Thrones season 5: Sons Of The Harpy Trailer

Louisa Mellor Trailer Apr 28, 2015

See a glimpse of the Sand Snakes in this teaser trailer for next week's Game Of Thrones episode, Sons Of The Harpy...

Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell: first full trailer

Louisa Mellor Trailer Apr 27, 2015

BBC fantasy Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell is already set to be our drama of the year. See the first full trailer here to find out why...

TV comedy’s top 10 jargon abusers

Louisa Mellor Feature Apr 23, 2015

To celebrate the return of W1A, we salute the top 10 comedy characters who talk absolute mother-thumping rubbish…

16 foreign-language TV remakes: the hits and flops

Louisa Mellor Feature Apr 22, 2015

The German IT Crowd, Colombian Breaking Bad, Indian 24… which foreign-language remakes of UK and US shows worked and which didn’t?

Netflix UK: 30 underappreciated TV shows worth checking out

Louisa Mellor Feature Apr 16, 2015

You've heard of Breaking Bad, Orange Is The New Black & House Of Cards, here are some lesser-known shows on Netflix UK worth a look…

Game Of Thrones season 5 episode 1 spoiler-free review: The Wars To Come

Louisa Mellor Review Apr 10, 2015

Game Of Thrones feels as if it's slowly building towards an eventual climax in the impressive season 5 opener, The Wars To Come...

Introducing Tatau: BBC Three's new supernatural drama

Louisa Mellor Feature Apr 10, 2015

New BBC Three supernatural drama Tatau starts this Sunday. We spoke to its stars, Joe Layton and Theo Barklam-Biggs, about what to expect…

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