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I Hate Suzie: HBO Max Secures US Stream Rights for Billie Piper Series

I Hate Suzie: HBO Max Secures US Stream Rights for Billie Piper Series

The show fits in the new trend for shows created, written, and directed by women that show their flaws and messes in full glory to darkly comedic affect while highlighting the emotional, psychological, and sexual issues women face.[caption id="attachment_1278371" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Billie Piper in "I Hate Suzie", HBO Max, Sky[/caption]It’s up there with Phoebe Waller-Bridge’s[...]

The Wheel of Time: Amazon Prime Adds 5 More to Series Adaptation

The Wheel of Time: Amazon Prime Adds 5 More to Series Adaptation

Not wasting any time before a discussion deep-dive into Robert Jordan‘s works, fans were asked to extend a warm and friendly welcome to Sophie Okonedo (Ratched) as Siuan Sanche, Kae Alexander (Fleabag) as Min, Clare Perkins (Doctors) as Kerene, Peter Franzen (Vikings) as Stepin, and Kate Fleetwood (Brave New World, Harlots) as Liandrin.[caption id="attachment_1253358" align="aligncenter"[...]

Stath Lets Flats Over Fleabag Tennant/Sheen &#038 More: BAFTA TV Awards

Stath Lets Flats Over Fleabag; Tennant/Sheen & More: BAFTA TV Awards

Best Drama Series went to Channel 4's The End of the F***ing World, while the Best Mini-Series title went to HBO's Chernobyl.[caption id="attachment_1244733" align="aligncenter" width="600"] 2020 BAFTA TV Awards (Image: BAFTA)[/caption]In a particularly surprising turn, Stath Lets Flats bested Derry Girls and Phoebe Waller-Bridge's Fleabag for Best Scripted Comedy The BAFTA Special Award was given to[...]

Enola Holmes To Netflix With Millie Bobby Brown &#038 Cavill As Sherlock

Enola Holmes To Netflix, With Millie Bobby Brown & Cavill As Sherlock

Harry Bradbeer (Fleabag) will make his directorial debut with the film It is written by Jack Thorn (His Dark Materials) Netflix continues to gobble up content from all over Hollywood, with Enola Holmes set up to be a possible new franchise for the streamer Slashfilm reported the news.[caption id="attachment_1197119" align="aligncenter" width="600"] L: Millie Bobby Brown[...]

Fleabag Stage Play Streaming on Amazon Prime for Good Cause

Fleabag Stage Play Streaming on Amazon Prime for Good Cause

Fleabag is one of the hottest shows in the world thanks to Amazon Prime What began as a modest little show on BBC Three in the U.K It exploded into a global phenomenon when Amazon started streaming it after its U.K premiere It turned its creator and star Phoebe Waller-Bridge into a household name and[...]

Feel Good: Netflix Dramedy Lacking in Drama Comedy

"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,[...]

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

"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[...]


SAG Awards 2020: Bleeding Cools Cant Miss TV Picks &#8211 Fleabag Game of Thrones Schitts Creek &#038 More

SAG Awards 2020: Bleeding Cool's "Can't Miss" TV Picks – "Fleabag", "Game of Thrones", "Schitt's Creek" & More!

Maybe The Crown if it rides Olivia Colman's Golden Globes coat tails - maybe Big Little Lies if it rides the Meryl Streep "love train".https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aX2ViKQFL_k● Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy SeriesBarry● FleabagThe Kominsky MethodThe Marvelous Mrs MaiselSchitt’s CreekDevil's Advocate: Do not sleep on Schitt's Creek! Even though the series is getting ready to wrap[...]


Fleabag Succession &#038 More: Your 2020 Golden Globes TV Winners

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

Granted, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) didn't exactly do itself any service by pretty much ignoring women and creators of color - and don't even get me started on on how genre shows like Watchmen got screwed.Putting our righteous indignation aside for a moment, here are our television winners (in bold):https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l9TKHvvaMfEBest Television Series –[...]

Fleabag Killing Eve &#038 More: Our Cant Miss Golden Globes 2020 Television Picks &#038 Thoughts

"Fleabag", "Killing Eve" & More: Our "Can't Miss" Golden Globes 2020 Television Picks & Thoughts

With this being the HFPA, there any a number of mindsets that could be going into each category so all bets are off this year:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XVTZhOLpXjIBest Television Series – Drama“Big Little Lies” (HBO “The Crown” (Netflix) “Killing Eve” (BBC America) “The Morning Show” (Apple TV+) “Succession” (HBO)DEVIL'S ADVOCATE: Never underestimate the HFPA's love for Meryl Streep (Big Little Lies) and[...]

Rick and Morty The Boys Fleabag &#038 More: The Bleeding Cool TV Top 10 Best of 2019

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

Whitly’s psychotic, manipulative presence - and Sheen's Whitly and Payne's Bright feel like two animals respectfully stalking each other every time they share screen time.Throw in a killer ensemble cast delivering A-level performances and an overall vibe that makes even the commercials feel creepy, and I have to ask:Why not "Prodigal Son"? - Margo Staten#7 "Fleabag"[...]


Watchmen Fleabag &#038 Unbelievable Make Pres. Obamas 2019 TV List &#8211 But Thats All

"Watchmen", "Fleabag" & "Unbelievable" Make Pres. Obama's 2019 TV List – But That's All?!?

While his other two choices were also home runs (Fleabag and Unbelievable), we do take exception with this idea of there being only three shows that were "cinema worthy".[caption id="attachment_1140348" align="alignnone" width="2000"] President Barack Obama[/caption]On behalf of all of us here at Bleeding Cool TV, we hope Michelle, Malia, and Sasha teach him the errors[...]

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

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

here, and here), Bleeding Cool's very own Rich Johnston offers his thoughts on why Phoebe Waller-Bridge's comedy-drama is deserving of all the attention (and awards) the series' been getting - and why it deserves to be on our list: #7 "Fleabag" (BBC) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aX2ViKQFL_k [caption id="attachment_1138669" align="alignnone" width="1280"] BBC[/caption]"I used to describe Fleabag to Americans as 'What if Girls was[...]

Golden Globes 2020 TV Nominees: Fleabag Killing Eve Mr. Robot &#038 More

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

here's a look at the television nominees for 77th Annual Golden Globe AwardsBest Television Series – Drama“Barry” (HBO) “Fleabag” “The Kominsky Method” (Netflix) “The Marvelous Mrs Maisel” (Amazon) “The Politician” (Netflix)Best Television Series – Musical or Comedy“Barry” (HBO) “Fleabag” “The Kominsky Method” (Netflix) “The Marvelous Mrs Maisel” (Amazon) “The Politician” (Netflix)Best Performance by an Actress In A Television Series – DramaJennifer Aniston ("The[...]

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

"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[...]

Fleabag Creator Phoebe Waller-Bridge Signs Overall Amazon Studios Deal

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

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.[caption id="attachment_1040889" align="alignnone" width="1331"] Phoebe Waller-Bridge / Photo by Featureflash Photo Agency / Shutterstock.com[/caption] “I’m insanely excited to be continuing my relationship[...]

Fleabag: Phoebe Waller-Bridges Path to World Conquest Now Includes 4 Emmy Wins

"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."[caption id="attachment_1091019" align="alignnone" width="1200"] TV Academy[/caption]Not bad[...]