Louisa Mellor

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Robot Wars interview: presenter Angela Scanlon

Louisa Mellor Interview
Jul 25, 2016

We chat with one of the new Robot Wars presenters about carnage and camaraderie behind the scenes on the revived BBC Two show...

The Walking Dead season 7: first trailer; US/UK return dates

Louisa Mellor Rob Leane News
Jul 25, 2016

Fresh from San Diego Comic-Con, here's the first trailer for The Walking Dead season 7 as well as the US and UK air dates..

Robot Wars episode 1 review

Louisa Mellor Review
Jul 24, 2016

Robot Wars has rejigged its bots and presenters for a hugely entertaining return to BBC Two...

Sherlock series 4: first trailer is here

Louisa Mellor Rob Leane News
Jul 24, 2016

A brand new two-minute trailer for Sherlock series 4 is here, feat. Benedict Cumberbatch, Martin Freeman, Mark Gatiss and Toby Jones...

Star Trek: title and teaser for new TV series

Rob Leane Louisa Mellor News
Jul 23, 2016

Bryan Fuller's Star Trek series is called Star Trek: Discovery, and the first teaser has been released for it...

American Gods: full trailer lands online

Louisa Mellor Rob Leane News
Jul 23, 2016

Witness the impressive debut trailer for American Gods, Starz' adaptation of Neil Gaiman's novel...

Nostalgia on TV? It's nothing new

Louisa Mellor Feature
Jul 19, 2016

Netflix's Stranger Things may be a nostalgia-fest, but that's not new. TV has always let us escape into comforting stories about the past…

Netflix's Stranger Things spoiler-free review

Louisa Mellor Review
Jul 15, 2016

Sci-fi horror Stranger Things provides a welcome dose of comforting nostalgia. Here's a spoiler-free review...

25 super-powered kids on geek TV

Louisa Mellor Odd List
Jul 15, 2016

Now that Stranger Things has launched, we celebrate 25 of geek TV’s most memorable children with supernatural abilities…

Netflix's Stranger Things: Shawn Levy interview

Louisa Mellor Interview
Jul 15, 2016

We chat to the producer-director of 80s-set sci-fi horror series Stranger Things, now on Netflix, about Spielberg, nostalgia and more…

The Living And The Dead episode 3 review

Louisa Mellor Review
Jul 13, 2016

Curses and accusations abound in the latest episode of BBC supernatural period drama The Living And The Dead…

How Alien: Resurrection led to the Ice Age movies

Louisa Mellor Feature
Jul 13, 2016

Blue Sky Studios’ CGI work on Alien: Resurrection began a long and fruitful relationship with 20th Century Fox…

Robot Wars: glorious 4-minute trailer arrives

Louisa Mellor Rob Leane News
Jul 12, 2016

The BBC has given us our best look yet at the new Robot Wars, with a four-minute preview clip...

Silicon Valley season 3 interview: Judge, Middleditch & Berg

Louisa Mellor Interview
Jul 11, 2016

We chatted to the creators and star of the terrific Silicon Valley about season 3, cringe comedy and making HBO's lawyers nervous...

The Living And The Dead episode 2 review

Louisa Mellor Review
Jul 6, 2016

Colin Morgan shines in the latest instalment of BBC supernatural period drama The Living And The Dead...

TV’s utter bastards: the happiest people in the world

Louisa Mellor Feature
Jul 6, 2016

Ramsay Bolton, Lorne Malvo, Skeletor... Would that we could all share these smiling villains' lust for life.

The Ice Age movies and the story of Scrat

Louisa Mellor Feature
Jul 5, 2016

As Blue Sky delivers the 5th in the Ice Age franchise, we look at the story of sabre-toothed critter Scrat, the hit nobody expected…

17 times movies and TV shows were refused rights to songs

Louisa Mellor Feature
Jul 1, 2016

Not every artist is happy to have their song featured in a particular TV show or film. Here are 17 times the rights were refused...

Exclusive: new trailer for Netflix sci-fi Stranger Things

Louisa Mellor Trailer
Jun 30, 2016

Netflix's Amblin-inspired sci-fi series Stranger Things arrives on Friday the 15th of July. Here's an exclusive new trailer...

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