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Game Of Thrones season 5: first trailer officially released

Louisa Mellor Trailer Jan 30, 2015

Here's the first full trailer for Game Of Thrones season 5 - the official version, in HD...

Wolf Hall episode 2 review: Entirely Beloved

Louisa Mellor Review Jan 29, 2015

Mark Rylance’s Thomas Cromwell gains a new master and retains all the best lines as the BBC’s splendid Wolf Hall continues…

The lessons NBC’s Parenthood has taught us

Louisa Mellor Feature Jan 29, 2015

As Parenthood, Jason Katims’ follow-up to Friday Night Lights, draws to an end, here’s what the Braverman family has taught us…

Broadchurch series 2 episode 4 review

Louisa Mellor Review Jan 27, 2015

With spiralling plots and returning characters retreading old ground, Broadchurch’ second series is really starting to flounder…

16 late-arrival female TV characters we can't live without

Louisa Mellor Feature Jan 23, 2015

Paige in Charmed, Anya in Buffy, Fred in Angel… They weren’t there from the start, but these women were indispensable by the end...

Cucumber episode 1 review

Louisa Mellor Review Jan 22, 2015

Russell T Davies’ Cucumber is a raucously funny relationship drama that highlights how narrow the rest of TV’s representation is…

Russell T Davies on Cucumber, Banana, Tofu

Louisa Mellor Interview Jan 22, 2015

Russell T Davies explains how new shows Cucumber, Banana and Tofu fit together and bring new voices to television…

Wolf Hall episode 1 review: Three Card Trick

Louisa Mellor Review Jan 21, 2015

BBC Two's Wolf Hall opens its doors to reveal a splendid, well-cast and surprisingly modern political drama…

In The Flesh's cancellation: what BBC Three is missing

Louisa Mellor Feature Jan 21, 2015

In The Flesh was a rare creature that will be sorely missed. Now that it’s been cancelled, will Amazon or Netflix come to its rescue?

Broadchurch series 2 episode 3 review

Louisa Mellor Review Jan 20, 2015

Broadchurch’s many plot lines coalesce this week into an episode that, Eastenders villains aside, is thought-provoking and moving...

Sharon Horgan & Rob Delaney interview: Catastrophe

Louisa Mellor Interview Jan 20, 2015

Sharon Horgan and Rob Delaney's new Channel 4 sitcom Catastrophe is a deeply funny, down-to-earth look at relationships...

Fresh Meat series 4: final run to air in 2015

Louisa Mellor News Jan 16, 2015

Sam Bain and Jesse Armstrong's university comedy Fresh Meat will conclude later this year with its fourth and final series...

Thunderbirds Are Go! First pic of CGI Tracy Brothers

Louisa Mellor News Jan 15, 2015

Here's what the Thunderbirds' Tracy Brothers look like in their new CGI incarnation for ITV series Thunderbirds Are Go!

Community season 6 start date confirmed

Louisa Mellor News Jan 13, 2015

Community will arrive on Yahoo on the 17th of March for its sixth season (we're still waiting on that movie)...

Broadchurch series 2 episode 2 review

Louisa Mellor Review Jan 13, 2015

Broadchurch series 2 is becoming more soap-like by the episode, not that it's any less compelling viewing...

Channel 4's Humans: first pic from new sci-fi drama

Louisa Mellor News Jan 10, 2015

Based on acclaimed Swedish drama Real Humans comes a Channel 4 sci-fi starring William Hurt, Colin Morgan, Katherine Parkinson & more...

Broadchurch series 2 episode 1 review

Louisa Mellor Review Jan 6, 2015

Broadchurch series two eases back into its investigation with clockwork-precise plotting and characteristically strong performances…

36 British films to look out for in 2015

Louisa Mellor Feature Jan 6, 2015

UK cinema in 2015 has plenty to recommend it. Here are 36 UK films of all genres to look forward to this year…

The odd places It’s A Wonderful Life has turned up

Louisa Mellor Feature Dec 22, 2014

Clips of It’s A Wonderful Life appear in all sorts of TV shows and films, some predictable Christmas fare and some you might not expect…

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…

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