REVIEW: Twin (S1 E7&8/8)

Do you remember the days when every new nordic noir that popped up on our screens seemed to be pure television gold? I caught myself thinking back to that halcyon age this weekend when watching the conclusion of Twin, and how the perpetual demand for new content within this genre has – in some ways…

The 10 Best Crime Dramas This Week (Monday 27th – Sunday 3rd May)

It’s pretty much as you were this week, with one exception: series two of Irish thriller Blood, starring Adrian Dunbar, returns to Channel 5 this week and is stripped across the week. Look out for Taiwanese thriller The Victims’ Game on Netflix, too. Enjoy! 1 Save Me Too *NEW UK PREMIERE EPISODE* S2 E5/6 Grace…

REVIEW : Twin (S1 E5&6/8)

Twin has developed across the past few weeks into a quietly sober family drama, with any aspects of crime largely left in the background. With the running time starting to build toward its inevitable conclusion, things naturally shifted up a few gears this week as we dug ever deeper into the brothers’ lives, with some…

The 10 Best Crime Dramas This Week (Monday 20th – Sunday 26th April)

Couple of new series to help you through the lockdown this week: the reboot of Van Der Valk begins next weekend on ITV, Gangs Of London explodes onto Sky Atlantic, while Lincoln Rhyme: Hunt For The Bone Collector is based on the Jeffrey Deaver books. Elsewhere, there’s a new Welsh crime drama, series four of…

UKTV to stream The Bill on its VOD service UKTV Play

The Bill is on its way back to British TV. The much-loved show, which ran for 26 years from 1984 to August 2010, was renowned for giving stars who are now successful their first break. Celebrities including actress Keira Knightley, entertainer and author David Walliams, actor Sean Bean, singer Emma Bunton and comedian Russell Brand…

ITV confirms transmission date for Van Der Valk

Only a few days ago we brought you the first images from ITV Van Der Valk reboot, starring Marc Warren as the titular Dutch detective. Now we know when the three-part series is going to start. Van Der Valk is set in the lively and enigmatic city of Amsterdam and follows an engaging, unapologetic and street-smart…

Channel 5 confirms transmission date for series two of Blood

One of the low-key hits from terrestrial TV was series one of Blood. Now it’s back for a second series on the channel and we now know when it’ll play out. The Adrian Dunbar-starrer made its debut on Virgin Media One in Ireland in February. Created by Sophie Petzal, Blood explores family, memory, and the impact…

Mystery Road releases new trailers, begins in Australia this weekend

Fans of AUstralian series, Mystery Road, got excited when Bridge star, Sofia Helin, was announced as a guest star for series two. The series is set to start in its native Australia this weekend (19th April) and the publicity machine has been ramping up ahead of its premiere. The show’s home broadcaster, ABC, has now…

HBO releases trailer for Perry Mason, reveals US transmission date

One of the shows we’ve been looking forward to most in 2020 is the reboot of Perry Mason. The HBO show – which should be broadcast in the UK by Sky Atlantic – not only has a trailer but also a US transmission date. Here’s the trailer: Based on characters created by author Erle Stanley…