REVIEW Sherwood (S1 E1/6)

Written by James Graham, Sherwood is a new, six-part primetime crime series on BBC One. When the channel announced it, along came with it a stellar ensemble cast – David Morrissey, Alun Armstrong, Lesley Manville, Joanne Froggatt, Perry Fitzpatrick, Adeel Akhtar, Claire Rusbrook, Robert Glenister… the list goes on. It fairly bursts with fantastic character…

REVIEW We Own This City (S1 E1/6)

In a parallel universe somewhere, celebrated screenwriter David Simon is making a cosy crime drama series featuring hedgerows, a whodunit, perhaps a vicar or two and an amateur sleuth deep in the English countryside. Thankfully, we don’t deal in multiverses here at The Killing Times, and Simon has – in the here and now –…

REVIEW Y Golau (S1 E5/6)

After episode four’s escalation in drama – specifically, some key reveals right at the end of the instalment – I couldn’t wait to tuck into the penultimate episode to see where this story went next. And yes, there was plenty of fall-out and a continuation of the story. But it went about it all in…