Review: Gotham (S2 E13/22), Monday 4th April, Channel 5

As the conclusion of what is essentially a two-part origin story for Mr Freeze, there are few big surprises in this episode; but there are so many incidental pleasures along the way that we’re inclined to treat it kindly.

Crime drama: the genre where you can get away with innovative devices

Tomorrow night (Wednesday 6th April), sees Channel 4’s one-off drama, The People Next Door – an intriguing story of how one couple’s relationship with their next door neighbours, who they’re convinced are abusing their child, descends into the hell of madness and obsession. If that’s not enough of an interesting concept, the drama uses a specific…

Hans Rosenfeldt: The Bridge’s fourth season will be its last

Last month we carried a story that quoted Hans Rosenfeldt, saying that a fourth series of The Bridge would indeed be forthcoming (see that story here). For such a big show within the crime drama community, it was a curiously under-the-radar moment, and even though we carried the story there was no confirmation from the…