There's going to be a mini-Extras reunion on Ricky Gervais' new Netflix series After Life.
If you’re a fan of mindscrew TV shows that failed to stick the landing, you might be worried “Westworld” is being made up as it goes along. In fact, the HBO show’s co-creator says it would have been “irresponsible” not to have the ending mapped-out in advance. It’s very emotional, I think,” Joy told Stuff.com New Zealand.
If you’ve somehow managed to unscramble your brain after season 2’s finale of Westworld then you’ll have been left scratching your head at the show’s post-credit scene. Warning: Westworld season 2 finale spoilers to follow. Some time later, we see that she’s recreated Bernard – whom she’s has been talking to from this future timeline perspective all along – as well as Charlotte.
Peter Firmin, the creator of classic kids characters including Clangers, Bagpuss and Basil Brush, has died aged 89. Firmin died at his home in Kent, UK, after a short illness. He is survived by his wife Joan and his six daughters as well as a raft of grandchildren and great grandchildren. Firmin, who was born in Essex in 1928, was one half of legendary British production company Smallfilms, along with Oliver Postgate. The pair were responsible for creating kids series…
EXCLUSIVE : The UK has a long history of producing hit property shows such as Kevin McCloud's Grand Designs and Phil and Kirstie's Location, Location, Location. The BBC is now moving into the virtual reality-led future with its latest format in the genre. I understand that the British public broadcaster has ordered Watch This Space from Endemol Shine's Remarkable Television. For the first time on British television, cutting edge VR technology and visual effects will be…
EXCLUSIVE : Damon Lindelof’s Watchmen is adding more star power to its cast. Oscar winner Jeremy Irons has been tapped for a lead role in the HBO pilot, a take on Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons’ iconic limited comic series . He joins previously cast Regina King, Don Johnson, Tim Blake Nelson, Louis Gossett Jr., Adelaide Clemens and Andrew Howard. Set in an alternate history where "superheroes” are treated as outlaws, Watchmen embraces the nostalgia of the original…
Benedict Cumberbatch has switched up his look to play Vote Leave campaign manager Dominic Cummings for a new TV one-off drama. The Channel 4 TV movie, which currently has the working title Brexit, will focus on the data-driven political campaign during the EU referendum, including the "myriad tactics employed to swing one of the most surprising referendum results in living memory". Filming has begun on what's been promised to be an "explosive and illuminating" Brexit thriller, directed by Toby Haynes, who's worked on the likes of Sherlock, Black Mirror, and Doctor Who.
Of all the super people that make up Netflix’s Marvel mini-verse, Luke Cage is easily the least vulnerable of all of them. He’s super strong, like Jessica Jones and Danny Rand, but his defining physical trait is his impenetrable skin. You can’t shoot Luke Cage — the bullets just bounce right off him. But Luke is certainly not unkillable. So as we head into the second season of “Luke Cage,” it’s worth looking again at how a bad guy might be able to take Luke out.
With the eighth and final season looming, Game of Thrones fever has officially become a pandemic. Our list of all the relevant news and rumors will help make the wait more bearable -- if you don't mind spoilers.
ITV's Innocent had a lot of interesting ideas, and was elevated by Lee Ingleby's performance, but it didn't quite stick the landing.