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The Great British Bake Off: The COVID Content We Need Right About Now

The Great British Bake Off: The COVID Content We Need Right About Now

That said, I also love relaxing reality programs that are very rooted in the real world, like The Great British Bake Off (or The Great British Baking Show if you're watching on Netflix) Watching everyone trapped in little video chat boxes has just gotten a little depressing for me, so I'm super glad that they[...]

The Big Flower Fight Season 1 Eps. 5-8 Review: Fun Fairytale Finale

The Big Flower Fight Season 1 Eps. 5-8 Review: Fun Fairytale Finale

Netflix's The Big Flower Fight, hosted by comedians Vic Reeves and Natasia Demetriou, was truly an experience to watch. Magnificent oversized creations that just got more impressive as the season progressed. Highly recommended for someone who enjoys what appears to be impossible creations coming to life out of materials like soil, rock, chicken wires, grass, and […]

Hannah Berry Launches British Comic Creator Survey With £50 Prizes

Hannah Berry Launches British Comic Creator Survey, With £50 Prizes

The comics industry is a bit up in the air at the moment and the British comic book scene seems suddenly more isolated from America and Europe simultaneously It's like a double Brexit Before all this was going down, Berry was working on an anonymous survey to help get a better picture of everyone making[...]

SCOOP: New Marvel Brexit British Superhero Team Comic Launches In Empyre

SCOOP: New Marvel Brexit British Superhero Team Comic Launches In Empyre

And naturally, for a British superhero team, they will debut in the new Marvel event comic, Empyre The sun never sets  - I mean it's right there in this artwork ripped from an upcoming presentation which really looks like RB Silva's work Hey, we did it to DC yesterday, we're doing it to Marvel today[...]



The Innocents: Guy Pearce Joins Netflixs British Teen Supernatural Series

The Innocents: Guy Pearce Joins Netflix's British Teen Supernatural Series

Confidential) has his remembering skills back, because it looks like he's going to need them for his next project, Netflix's British teen supernatural drama series The Innocents Created by Hania Elkington (The North London Book of the Dead) and Simon Duric (McMafia), Pearce is set to play the character Halvorson opposite Sorcha Groundsell (Clique) and[...]

Sean Bean Gets Properly Fast Furious in Skys Racing Drama Curfew

Sean Bean Gets Properly Fast, Furious in Sky's Racing Drama 'Curfew'

[caption id="attachment_638887" align="aligncenter" width="450"] Credit: NASA/Bill Ingalls [Public domain], Wikimedia Commons[/caption]Moving ahead with a project that the network is hoping is more "Gumball Rally via Fast and the Furious" and less The Cannonball Run, British broadcaster Sky is moving ahead with futuristic racing drama Curfew.The eight-episode series stars Sean Bean (Game of Thrones) and Malachi[...]

Top Boy: Netflix And Drake Revive British Crime Drama For Season 3

Top Boy: Netflix And Drake Revive British Crime Drama For Season 3

Looks like Dushane and Sully will be running the mean streets of London for another season, as Netflix has ordered a new season of British crime drama Top Boy The first two seasons originally aired in 2011 and 2013 the U.K on Channel 4 and are currently available globally on the streaming service Now, the[...]

Fox Developing British Crime Drama From Jim Piddock Mark Gordon

Fox Developing British Crime Drama From Jim Piddock, Mark Gordon

The Mark Gordon Company will produce with 20th Century Fox Television, and Entertainment One will handle international rights.The potential one-hour drama would follow a British gangster who comes to Los Angeles with his family for the funeral of his eldest son When he learns his son didn’t die in an accident and that he was[...]

Queen Brings Political Drama Corruption And Hacktivism To Kickstarter

"Queen" Brings Political Drama, Corruption, And Hacktivism To Kickstarter

She is a struggling politician, is the Deputy Prime Minister of the British government, but her personal life is falling apart, she doesn't believe in the political system anymore and she is preparing to quietly step down from her position after the upcoming General Election.Hactivist group 'Nidus', known for releasing leaked documents to the general[...]

Is Valiant Reviving Turok As Savage Dragon Hunter Instead Of Dinosaur Hunter

Is Valiant Reviving Turok As Savage? Dragon Hunter Instead Of Dinosaur Hunter?

Which could be a rework of Turok, Valiant did abandon a trademark attempt at "Dinosaur Hunter" last year.But that's a dragon.Savage Turok: Dragon Hunter? There was a strange social media commentary tease last year....Bud do you know what that really reminds me of? A British football team coat of arms....After all, it;'s been known for[...]



A List Of Recent-ish British TV On DVD And Stuff For Bleeding Cools Boss

A List Of Recent-ish British TV On DVD And Stuff For Bleeding Cool's Boss

A very nasty pharma-conspiracy thriller.Available on Region 2 DVD and Blu-Ray.Secret StateIf you wondered why the CIA were so incompetent and powerless in Homeland, much of it was not wanting to scare the horses and let the viewers know exactly what the secret services can do if they want.Secret State, a remake from the ground[...]

Kapow 2012: The InComplete Sleaze Castle &#8211 The Comic You Must Own

Kapow 2012: The InComplete Sleaze Castle – The Comic You Must Own

On sale at Kapow this weekend, and coming through Diamond shortly, is the Incomplete Sleaze Castle from Markosia. That's if it gets the numbers it needs. Consider this an appeal to Americans. Oh sure, you think you have Anglophiliac tastes. Your shelves and/or Flash Drives full of Phonogram, Banksy, Misfits, Lucky Soul and The Thick […]

Jonathan Ross Mid-Life Crisis On Very Important People

Jonathan Ross' Mid-Life Crisis On Very Important People

Very Important People is a relatively new Channel 4 impressions sketch show from Morgana Robinson and Terry Mynott targeting modern day celebrity. And in tonight's episode, as well as a rather entertaining Charlie Brooker/David Mitchell sideswipe, they also went for Jonathan Ross and his Superfriends, Russell Brand and David Walliams, depicting them as comic book […]

Action Comics #1 To Go On Sale In The UK Fifteen Hours Before USA

Action Comics #1 To Go On Sale In The UK Fifteen Hours Before USA

This week a number of DC stores had a midnight opening to sell Justice League #1 and Flashpoint #5. The UK missed out as stores only got their comics on the day of sale, because of the Bank Holiday on Monday. So they are doing it next week instead. UK retailers will be allowed to […]

Will DC Comics Drop Their UK Print Prices To Match Digital

Will DC Comics Drop Their UK Print Prices To Match Digital?

In the UK, there's no real thing as a fixed price for an American comic book. Diamond UK sell comics to shops depending on the discount they qualify for and shops price accordingly, but unlike the US where you'll pay cover price plus tax, there's no cover price for the UK. And of course the […]

The Superhero With Irritable Bowel Syndrome

The Superhero With Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Tonight on Channel 4 in Britain, a documentary The Superheroes Of Suburbia made by Christian Watt looked at British real life superheroes and found, as with all superheroes, their Achilles heel.Or in one case, his Achilles digestive system.Will, who works in finance, in sleepy south coastal town of Torquay's only real life superhero, the Dark[...]