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Black Mirror: White Christmas review

Louisa Mellor Review Dec 16, 2014

Charlie Brooker’s terrific Black Mirror Christmas special with Jon Hamm & Rafe Spall tells three very human tales of tech paranoia…

Black Mirror interview: Charlie Brooker, Jon Hamm, Rafe Spall

Louisa Mellor Interview Dec 16, 2014

We chatted to Charlie Brooker, Jon Hamm and Rafe Spall about tech dystopia Black Mirror’s terrific festive episode, White Christmas…

The best Christmas 2014 TV and radio

Louisa Mellor Feature Dec 12, 2014

We’ve scanned the UK Christmas TV and radio schedules for the festive fortnight and circled a few programmes you may enjoy…

Broadchurch series 2 trailer and air date confirmed

Louisa Mellor Trailer Dec 11, 2014

Broadchurch will return to ITV on Monday the 5th of January. Here's the first full trailer for series 2...

BBC 3 online plans: ditch comedy and docs for shows that "make you laugh" and "make you think"

Louisa Mellor News Dec 10, 2014

The online BBC 3 proposal wants to ditch comedy & docs for "make you laugh" and "make you think" shows. So, comedy & docs then?

Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell: first clip of BBC One adaptation

Louisa Mellor News Dec 9, 2014

See Eddie Marsan in action in this first look at BBC One's terrific-looking Jonathan Strange And Mr Norrell...

Toast Of London renewed for series 3

Louisa Mellor News Dec 9, 2014

Channel 4 knows it's onto a good thing with Matt Berry's Toast Of London, which has just been renewed for series 3...

Supernatural will return to the UK on E4 in January 2015

Louisa Mellor News Dec 7, 2014

Huzzah! E4 have picked up Supernatural season 9 from the dusty floor Sky Living left it on. UK fans can start watching in January...

Planned geek TV cameos that never happened

Louisa Mellor Feature Dec 5, 2014

From Doctor Who to Buffy, Breaking Bad and Game Of Thrones, we look back at the TV cameos that almost happened…

Sherlock series 3: 111 things we learned from the special edition DVDs

Louisa Mellor Feature Nov 28, 2014

Discarded plots, quotes from canon, Martin Freeman's hatred of Watson's moustache... Here's a long list of Sherlock series 3 trivia...

New US sci-fi, fantasy and horror shows for 2015

Louisa Mellor Feature Nov 28, 2014

Superheroes, time travellers, aliens and zombies. Here’s our pick of forthcoming US geek TV for 2015…

Hear Neil Gaiman & Terry Pratchett cameo in Radio 4's Good Omens

Louisa Mellor News Nov 27, 2014

Tune in to BBC Radio 4 Mon 22nd to Sat 27th of December for the adaptation of Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett's Good Omens...

Sherlock Special: first pic of Cumberbatch and Freeman

Louisa Mellor News Nov 25, 2014

Here's what Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman are going to look like in the Sherlock 2015 Special...

Torchwood writer to pen Doctor Who series 9 episode

Louisa Mellor News Nov 24, 2014

Torchwood's Catherine Tregenna is writing a series 9 episode of Doctor Who...

ITV orders Charlie Higson-written Jekyll & Hyde drama

Louisa Mellor News Nov 24, 2014

A new ten-part action adventure series based on R.L. Stevenson's Dr Jekyll And Mr Hyde is coming to ITV...

UPDATED New UK sci-fi and fantasy shows to look out for in 2015

Louisa Mellor Feature Nov 21, 2014

Androids, magic, parallel worlds, ghostly crime, and the apocalypse. Here’s a raft of new forthcoming UK sci-fi and fantasy TV…

Seinfeld’s comic legacy

Louisa Mellor Feature Nov 18, 2014

Often imitated but never duplicated, US sitcom Seinfeld left behind an enduring comic legacy…

Broadchurch series 2 to air on ITV January 2015

Louisa Mellor News Nov 17, 2014

A trio of Broadchurch teasers have announced a January 2015 air date for series 2 starring Tennant, Colman and more...

Doctor Who: Ben Wheatley on Deep Breath and Into The Dalek

Louisa Mellor Feature Nov 13, 2014

At the RTS Doctor Who: Anatomy Of A Hit event, director Ben Wheatley shared his experiences of making series 8’s opening episodes…

Doctor Who: Steven Moffat on series 8, Missy, lies and leaks

Louisa Mellor Feature Nov 13, 2014

At the RTS Doctor Who: Anatomy Of A Hit event, Steven Moffat chatted about Missy, Osgood, his favourite series 8 scene, and more…

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