Trailer: Gotham

This is a crime drama blog. You know that, we know that. So why are we flagging up a trailer for a new series that tells the origins of a superhero? Batman, while not a huge favourite of this author, is essentially noir in style at least, and Gotham – US network Fox’s new drama…

Interview: Karl Urban, Almost Human

First things first: Almost Human is a heck of a lot of fun. In a genre where the slow-moving, beautifully shot, sparsely populated, Scandinavian-influenced crime drama is the thing at the moment, it’s always worth noting that there’s stuff out there that’s different. One of things is Watch’s Almost Human. Set in 2048, it tells the…

Review: Hinterland (S1 E2/4), Monday 5th May

The second episode of this good-looking series started with an exquisite scene. Mathias and Mared were called to the farm of an old man called Idris Williams and as Mathias entered the homestead – all grey slate and dry-stone walls, matted hay on the paths, cow muck everywhere, disused, rusting cars submerged in the mud – we hardly…