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The Walking Dead season 6: Daryl, Maggie and Glenn pictures

Louisa Mellor News Jul 3, 2015

It's target practice time in The Walking Dead season 6 by the looks of these new images of a few of the show's regulars...

Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell episode 7 review: Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell

Louisa Mellor Review Jun 28, 2015

Strange & Norrell closes with a terrific finale. Are we likely to see anything as imaginative and accomplished as it again soon? Unlikely…

Patrick Macnee: 1922-2015

Louisa Mellor News Jun 25, 2015

British actor Patrick Macnee, best known for his long-running role as The Avengers’ John Steed, has died at the age of 93.

Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell episode 6 review: The Black Tower

Louisa Mellor Review Jun 21, 2015

Bubbling conflicts escalate in the penultimate episode of the tremendous Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell…

Mr Holmes review

Louisa Mellor Review Jun 17, 2015

Ian McKellen plays a retired Sherlock Holmes, in Bill Condon’s sensitive film about ageing, death, fact and fiction…

Clangers: an argument for reviving children’s classics

Louisa Mellor Feature Jun 15, 2015

The new CBeebies Clangers series is a rare thing: an advert for the wisdom of remaking old childhood properties…

Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell episode 5 review: Arabella

Louisa Mellor Review Jun 14, 2015

Bertie Carvel shines, along with the rest of the cast, in this week’s captivating, madness-themed Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell…

Constantine: Matt Ryan's message to fans

Louisa Mellor Rob Leane News Jun 12, 2015

Constantine star Matt Ryan has reacted publicly to the cancellation of the show, via Twitter...

Humans: Colin Morgan and Gemma Chan interview

Louisa Mellor Interview Jun 12, 2015

We chatted to the stars of Channel 4 and AMC’s forthcoming sci-fi drama, Humans, set in a world where Synths are the latest gadget…

29 Shaun The Sheep Movie nerdy in-jokes and references

Louisa Mellor Feature Jun 8, 2015

From cameos to Aardman traditions and movie homages, here are 29 nerdy gags to spot in the terrific Shaun The Sheep Movie...

Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell episode 4 review: All The Mirrors Of The World

Louisa Mellor Review Jun 7, 2015

Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell continues to be a rare treat of a TV drama; great characters, great performances, great storytelling...

Michelle Gomez interview: Comedy, Doctor Who

Louisa Mellor Interview Jun 5, 2015

We interview Michelle Gomez about slapstick, stand-up, Steven Moffat, playing Doctor Who's Missy, and her new web series...

Agent Carter coming to FOX in the UK

Louisa Mellor News Jun 3, 2015

Finally! The terrific Agent Carter starring Hayley Atwell has been snapped up by FOX in the UK and starts in July...

Game Of Thrones season 5: how Hardhome sets up the show's end

Louisa Mellor Feature Jun 3, 2015

This week’s Game Of Thrones episode gave us a thrilling taste of what to expect when the show finally comes to a conclusion…

Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell episode 3 review: The Education Of A Magician

Louisa Mellor Review May 31, 2015

The Education Of A Magician is a fulcrum episode of Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell, on which the tone of the whole thing turns...

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...