Review: Jordskott (S2 E1/8), Thursday 19th October, ITV Encore

NB: SPOILERS INSIDE So Jordskott’s back, then. Henrik Björn’s Nordic Noir with a supernatural twist was one of the most read-about shows on this site during its first run, which was surprising to me – even though it sometimes looked and felt like a Nordic Noir (you can discuss what makes a Nordic Noir, aside…

Review: Gunpowder (S1 E1/3), Saturday 21st October, BBC One

NB: SPOILERS INSIDE Historical drama Gunpowder arrives with the promise of violence, treachery, conspiracy and beards, all tied up with a healthy dose of ladies’ favourite, Kit Harington. What could be a better lead-in to 5th November?