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These Failed TV Pilots Paved The Way For Breakout Hits

Louisa Mellor News Feb 25, 2015

Had these pilots been given the green light, we might have been without Breaking Bad, 24, Hannibal, Community and more…

NBC to Decide on Constantine Season 2 in May

Louisa Mellor News Feb 19, 2015

Constantine showrunner Daniel Cerone will pitch season 2 to NBC in May. The show isn't cancelled yet, he says...

Game Of Thrones: should ASoIaF readers avoid the show?

Louisa Mellor Feature Feb 19, 2015

With the Game Of Thrones TV timeline set to overtake the novels, should A Song Of Ice And Fire readers avoid it to stay spoiler-free?

Game Of Thrones Season 5: George R.R. Martin Teases More Shock Deaths

Louisa Mellor News Feb 16, 2015

Be prepared for shock deaths in Game Of Thrones season 5, says George R.R. Martin...

67 Things You Didn't Know About Game of Thrones Season 4

Louisa Mellor News Feb 16, 2015

We’ve trawled the Game Of Thrones season 4 DVD commentaries for inside info what went on behind the scenes…

The Finest Geek TV Marriage Proposals

Louisa Mellor The Lists Feb 14, 2015

From Battlestar to Buffy, it’s not only rom-coms that love proposals, lots of sci-fi and fantasy TV characters have popped the question…

Game Of Thrones: 15 things we learned from George R.R. Martin’s original outline

Louisa Mellor The Lists Feb 9, 2015

George R.R. Martin originally planned different fates for Game Of Thrones’ Daenerys, Jaime, Tyrion, Sansa, Arya, Catelyn, Robb and more…

The Musketeers renewed for series 3

Louisa Mellor News Feb 5, 2015

The BBC has ordered a third series of Adrian Hodges The Musketeers, which is due to start filming in April 2015...

Game Of Thrones season 5: first official pictures

Louisa Mellor News Feb 3, 2015

Want to see what Arya, Doran Martell and the High Sparrow look like in Game Of Thrones season 5? Step this way...

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…

16 Late-Arrival Female TV Characters We Can't Live Without

Louisa Mellor The Lists 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...

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...

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!

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…

12 Geeky Things You Might Not Know About Downton Abbey

Louisa Mellor The Lists Jan 4, 2015

Get ready to impress your friends with useless knowledge as Downton Abbey season 5 premieres. Dig deep on your favorite PBS costume drama...

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

Louisa Mellor The Lists 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…

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…

8 Amazing Geek TV Cameos That Almost Happened

Louisa Mellor The Lists Dec 5, 2014

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

111 things You Might not Know About Sherlock Season 3

Louisa Mellor The Lists Nov 26, 2014

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

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