Review: Gunpowder (S1 E2/3), Saturday 28th October, BBC One

With last week’s episode setting the historical background, explaining the politics and introducing the main conspirators, we can now look forward to the details of the plot – barrels and barrels of gunpowder will certainly be involved. 

Review: Jordskott (S2 E2/8), Thursday 26th October, ITV Encore

Last week’s series two opener of Jordskott – the bonkers Swedish crime drama with supernatural overtones – gave us something darker and more disturbing in tone: we saw a zombiefied man emerge from the lake in Stockholm and some sort of human trafficking ring at work. In the middle of it all was Moa Gammel’s Eva Thörnblad,…