Review: Save Me (S1 E2/6), Wednesday 7th March, Sky Atlantic

Last week’s opening episode of Save Me was, without doubt, one of the most impressive first episodes we’ve seen for a quite a long time. In it, we were introduced to loveable rogue Nelson ‘Nelly’ Rowe (Lennie James), who oozed that old-school, urban charismas but also displayed worrying amounts of arrogance. Alongside him were a…

Channel 4 confirms transmission date for Belgian crime drama 13 Commandments

Earlier this week, we previewed Rough Justice – a Belgian series that starts on More4 this Friday (9th March) – and now there’s news of another crime series from Belgium that has been snapped up by the Channel 4’s Walter Presents brand. It’s called 13 Commandments (13 Geboden) and we now know it’ll be on.

BBC One picks up BBC America thriller Killing Eve

Last week we got into a lather about Killing Eve, an eight-part series written by Phoebe Waller-Bridge and that stars Sandra Oh and Jodie Comer. And Kim Bodnia. Yes, THAT Kim Bodnia. It’s soon to be broadcast in the US on BBC America, and we wondered (see our story here) whether it would ever come…

Review : Before We Die (S1 E8/10), Tuesday 6th March, Channel 4

It’s easy for me to forget, but I’ve been reviewing Before We Die since early January this year, and though the labyrinthine crime drama might be slowly drawing to it’s eventual conclusion, it certainly doesn’t feel like it’s in a hurry to do so. Stretched across ten episodes, it’s glacial pace has been the show’s…