Gem Wheeler

Sherlock Holmes: 10 offbeat takes on the Great Detective

Gem Wheeler Feature
Jun 30, 2015

From spoofs to point-and-click adventure games, here are 10 of the most memorable unusual incarnations of Sherlock Holmes...

Wolf Hall: controversy, adaptation and poetic licence

Gem Wheeler Feature
Mar 4, 2015

We consider the controversies surrounding BBC Two's sumptuous Wolf Hall adaptation, feat. Damian Lewis, Mark Rylance and Claire Foy...

Celebrating Black Books' best episodes

Gem Wheeler Feature
Jan 12, 2015

Dylan Moran and Graham Linehan's Channel 4 sitcom Black Books, starring Bill Bailey and Tamsin Greig, was comedy genius. Here's why...

Lost: 10 years on

Gem Wheeler Feature
Sep 26, 2014

A decade after Lost first came to our screens, Gem goes back to the island...

Revisiting Kolchak: The Night Stalker

Gem Wheeler Feature
Oct 6, 2014

Gem fondly revisits a cult classic with an enduring legacy, Kolchak: The Night Stalker...

Endeavour series 2 episode 3 review: Sway

Gem Wheeler Review
Apr 16, 2014

Morse is on the scent of serial killer in the latest episode of Endeavour. Here's Gem's review of Sway...

Endeavour series 2 episode 2 review: Nocturne

Gem Wheeler Review
Apr 8, 2014

Endeavour delivers one of its darkest episodes to date. Here's Gem's review of Nocturne...

Endeavour series 2 episode 1 review: Trove

Gem Wheeler Review
Apr 1, 2014

The new series of Endeavour maintains the tricky balance between satisfying Morse fans and drawing in new viewers...

Looking back at Garth Marenghi's Darkplace

Gem Wheeler Feature
Apr 4, 2014

Ten years on, Gem looks back fondly on the masterwork of dreamweaver Garth Marenghi and his Darkplace...

Elementary, Sherlock and the adaptation problem

Gem Wheeler Feature
Feb 14, 2014

Gem compares Elementary and Sherlock's approach to adapting Arthur Conan Doyle's original stories...