Review: Paranoid (S1 E1/8), Thursday 23rd September, ITV

A lot has already been written about Paranoid, mostly negative, and I have to add my voice to that negativity. Not that I do that lightly, because getting something onto the¬†screen is difficult, and it takes a herculean effort from a writer, a team of actors, and a team of technicians, who all work incredibly…

Magnum PI sequel on the cards

They ay there’s nothing new under the sun, and once again Hollywood proves this phrase to true. Back in the early 80s, when I was in my formative years, I used to tape TV themes into my little tape recorder. TV in the UK was full of US imports, like Quincy and The A-Team, and…

Interview: Gillian Anderson, The Fall

How’s this for a hot take: Gillian Anderson’s DCI Stella Gibson is a career best performance. Do you agree? Even if you don’t you have to admit she’s pretty stunning in The Fall, that often incredible cat and mouse game. It’s back this week, and we managed to get hold of an interview with Anderson,…