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"Feel Good": Netflix Dramedy Lacking in Drama, Comedy

Feel Good is the latest British comedy series on Channel Four and Netflix hyped as another Fleabag. It features Canadian stand-up comedienne Mae Martin in a quasi-autobiographical story about a stand-up comedienne starting a new romance with a woman while spiraling in her drug addiction. For all the reviews that call it a romantic comedy, […]

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"Ripley": Showtime, Steven Zaillian Series Casts Johnny Flynn as Dickie Greenleaf

Riding high off the series' award-winning success, Fleabag co-star Andrew Scott is venturing into the world of Patricia Highsmith's bestselling Tom Ripley novels for Showtime's drama series adaptation Ripley. The eight-episode order stems from Oscar and Golden Globe winner and Emmy nominee Steven Zaillian (Schindler's List, The Night Of), who is set to write and […]




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"Fleabag", "Succession" & More: Your 2020 Golden Globes TV Winners

Returning to prowl the stage – pint in hand – for the 77th Annual Golden Globes was none other than the (in)famous Ricky Gervais (Humanity, The Office), and for those who didn't get a chance to tune in to NBC here's a look a tonight's television winners. Of course, as much as we're fans of […]


"Rick and Morty", "The Boys", "Fleabag" & More: The Bleeding Cool TV Top 10 Best of 2019

Once upon a time… working for television was labelled a "demotion," a professional death sentence for actors whose careers were considered on a no-way-back downward spiral. Today, actors of all ages and experiences (especially women and actors of color) have found more opportunities to practice their craft and tell their stories (and be recognized for […]



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The Bleeding Cool TV Top 10 Best of 2019 Countdown: #7 "Fleabag" (BBC/Prime Video)

Once upon a time… working for television was labelled a "demotion," a professional death sentence for actors whose careers were considered on a no-way-back downward spiral. Today, actors of all ages and experiences (especially women and actors of color) have found more opportunities to practice their craft and tell their stories (and be recognized for […]

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Golden Globes 2020 TV Nominees: "Fleabag", "Killing Eve", "Mr. Robot" & More

Returning to prowl the stage – pint in hand – for the 77th Annual Golden Globes is none other than the (in)famous Ricky Gervais (Humanity, The Office), so mark your calendars for Sunday, January 5, 2020 (8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT.) and aim those rabbit ears towards NBC. Of course, as much as we're fans […]

"Ripley": "Fleabag" Star Andrew Scott Set as Tom Ripley for Showtime Series

Riding high off the series' huge Emmy Awards success, Fleabag co-star Andrew Scott will be venturing into the world of Patricia Highsmith's bestselling Tom Ripley novels for Showtime's drama series adaptation Ripley. The eight-episode order stems from Oscar and Golden Globe winner and Emmy nominee Steven Zaillian (Schindler's List, The Night Of), who is set […]

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"Fleabag" Creator Phoebe Waller-Bridge Signs Overall Amazon Studios Deal

Fresh off her multiple wins at the Emmy Awards, Phoebe Waller-Bridge has signed an overall production deal with Amazon Studios. This is no surprise considering Fleabag has been a huge hit and cultural touchstone. It and The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel have won Amazon Studios multiple Emmys and helped define the identity of the streaming service. […]

“Fleabag” Series 2 has the Same Story as a Movie by Tarantino’s Favourite Director

"Fleabag": Phoebe Waller-Bridge's Path to World Conquest Now Includes 4 Emmy Wins

Phoebe Waller-Bridge won Best Comedy Writing and Best Actress in a Comedy for Fleabag tonight at the Emmy Awards. The series also won for Best Comedy Series and director Harry Bradbeer won Best Directing for a Comedy Series. That's four-for-four with Fleabag – "The Little British Feminist Comedy That Could." Not bad for what started […]

The 2019 Emmys and Bleeding Cool's First Fleabag Article Three Years Ago...

The 2019 Emmys and Bleeding Cool's First Fleabag Article Three Years Ago…

Over three years ago, Bleeding Cool ran its first article about the BBC3 show Fleabag, by Phoebe Waller-Bridge. Titled 'And With That Final Episode, Fleabag Becomes The Finest TV Drama Of 2016', I wrote, And because it has been picked up by Amazon Prime in the USA, about to drop all six episodes in three weeks […]


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"One-Punch Man" vs. "Aggretsuko"? How This "Anime War" Is Just the Opening Salvo in a Bigger Streaming Battle [OPINION]

Anime streaming service Crunchyroll and Viz Europe Media Group signed a partnership agreement on Friday. This links Crunchyroll's global platform of 50 million users with Viz Media's European network of distributors, licenses and partners under one umbrella – impressive enough to even make One-Punch Man superhero Saitama smile. Crunchyroll is owned by WarnerMedia, which is […]