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Last Week Tonight: Sky Cuts John Oliver/Queen Elizabeth II Jokes in UK
Now is that any way to treat the winner of the Emmy Award for Outstanding Variety/Talk Series? Apparently, it is if you're Comcast-owned pay television service Sky Viewers in the UK who were looking to treat themselves to a new episode of HBO's Last Week Tonight with host John Oliver almost got their wish[...]
I Hate Suzie
The first season ended with her entire life in freefall. Image: Sky TV As the official synopsis goes: "Suzie has a new agent, new PR, and a new job – dancing for likes on Dance Crazee, a reality TV competition that has the Saturday night audience hooked Having lost everyone that matters to her, Suzie returns to[...]
The Baby: HBO Limited Series Trailer Ahead Of April 24th Premiere
A horror comedy co-production with Sky, and produced by Sister and Proverbial Pictures, The Baby presents a darkly funny, raw examination of motherhood, from the perspective of a woman who doesn't want to be one. Michelle De Swarte (The Duchess) stars as 38-year-old Natasha, who is furious that her closest friends are all having babies[...]
The Baby: HBO And SKY Horror Comedy Limited Series Official Teaser
The HBO & Sky original eight-episode limited series The Baby, from creators Siân Robins-Grace and Lucy Gaymer, debuts on Sunday, April 24 (10:30-11:00 p.m ET/PT) on HBO and will be available to stream on HBO Max. Photograph by Ross Ferguson/HBO A horror comedy co-production with Sky, and produced by Sister and Proverbial Pictures, The Baby presents a[...]
Gangs of London Season 2: AMC+ Shares BTS Look, Preview Images
Gangs of London became a cult hit when its 1st season hit AMC+ last year after its premiere on Sky One in the UK Loosely adapted from the obscure Playstation Portable game, producer-director Gareth Evans turned it into a nihilistic action thriller about warring gangs in a mythical London where the highlights of the series[...]
saturday night live
Then all of a sudden, the long-running sketch comedy/music series decided to go global in a big way with Deadline Hollywood reporting that SNL reps are currently discussing a deal with Sky to bring a version of the show to the UK While the show has had international editions in China, Germany, Italy, South Korea,[...]
“Bulletproof” is an Odd Beast, A British Cop Show Made by Fans of American Cop Shows
Bulletproof, the Sky One British cop show starring Noel Clarke and Ashley Walters, has been cancelled This follows the accusations of sexual misconduct, harassment and bullying made by more than 20 women against Clarke from 2004 to 2019 The series, pitched as "Bad Boys in London", is an escapist fantasy featuring streetwise cops in South[...]
“Bulletproof” is an Odd Beast, A British Cop Show Made by Fans of American Cop Shows
BAFTA has since suspended his membership and award "immediately and until further notice." Clarke's other ongoing work, including production on the 4th season of his hit cop show for sky, Bulletproof, has been halted. Noel Clarke (l) and Ashley Walters (r) in Bulletproof, Sky, CW The Guardian published a highly detailed report on 29th April charting Clarke's[...]
A scene from the 1960s Village of the Damned (Image: MGM).
The Night Manager and Hanna writer David Farr is teaming up with Comcast-owned European broadcaster Sky for an eight-part series adaptation of John Wyndham's (The Day Of The Triffids) sci-fi novel The Midwich Cuckoos For those not familiar with the title, you might remember it better from the two movies it inspired (and the creepy[...]
What Nintendo Revealed On The March 2020 Indie World Direct Stream
Which includes Blair Witch, Ghost of a Tale, Sky, Sky Rocket, Superliminal, Wingspan, Dicey Dungeons, Bounty Battle, and Moving Out The final game they showed off coming to the Switch is one a lot of people have been looking forward to seeing, as Exit The Gungeon will be on the way, picking up where Enter[...]
Sky and Johnny Have Soulmate Troubles in Fantastic Four #20 [Preview]
Sky, Johnny Storm's alien soulmate (how many alien soulmates does this guy have?!). Unfortunately, though the relationship is still in the honeymoon phase, these two have recently gone through a rough patch, when the Fantastic Four basically destroyed Spyrian society and Sky gave Johnny the cold shoulder. Nevertheless, she's decided to travel back to Earth with him…[...]
Preacher's Dominic Cooper to Lead Comedy Series 'Peacock' for Sky One
Looks like Preacher's Dominic Cooper is taking a break from "The Search for God" to spend some time in the gym, with the actor set to lead new comedy series Peacock for Sky One Written and directed by People Just Do Nothing's Steve Stamp and Ben Murray, the pilot introduces viewers to Andy Peacock (Cooper), a[...]
A Discovery of Witches: Sky One Renews Supernatural Drama for Two Seasons
Now that Sky has discovered just how much viewers are enjoying their series adaptation of Deborah Harkness' "All Souls Trilogy," the British pay-television giant has ordered an additional two seasons of the hit supernatural drama A Discovery of Witches Starring Matthew Goode (Watchmen, Downton Abbey) and Teresa Palmer (Hacksaw Ridge), the Bad Wolf-produced series proved to[...]
Spoiler Crimes, High Fidelity Reboot, Hogan's "All Wrestlers Matter" Problem, and More [The Weekly Static s01e34]
Presidential Election (…you know you want to…) and a "pirate" television station broadcasting "The Resistance" from international waters. can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Conor McGregor, Hogan's "All Wrestlers Matter," 'High Fidelity' and More! [The Weekly Static s01e34] ( Hulk Hogan Responds to Mark Henry, Apologizes to "All Wrestlers" for Racist Rant Jesus Christ Superstar Live[...]
Sean Bean Gets Properly Fast, Furious in Sky's Racing Drama 'Curfew'
Credit: NASA/Bill Ingalls [Public domain], Wikimedia CommonsMoving 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 Kirby (Roots), and follows[...]
Gangs Of London: The Raid's Gareth Evans Sets Series For Cinemax, Sky
Set to launch in 2019 on HBO's Cinemax and Sky Atlantic, Evans and Matt Flannery (Downton Abbey) are set to direct the series and will also handle scriptwriting, alongside Peter Berry, Clare Wilson, and Joe Murtagh. Variety reports exclusively that the series is set in a modern London as it is becoming torn apart by power struggles involving a[...]
Netflix Lands U.K. Mystery-Thriller Series 'Harlan Coben's The Five'
The series was produced and is set in the U.K., where it was originally broadcast on pay-TV service Sky: "When they were twelve years old, Mark (Tom Cullen), Pru (Sarah Solemani), Danny (O-T Fagbenle) and Slade (Lee Ingleby) were out together in the park Mark's five-year-old brother, Jesse, was annoying them They were mean – told[...]
'A Discovery Of Witches': Matthew Goode, Teresa Palmer Join Sky Series
Sky 1 has found its leads for their series adaptation of Deborah Harkness' novel A Discovery of Witches, announcing that Matthew Goode (Watchmen) and Teresa Palmer (Hacksaw Ridge) will star in the supernatural romantic drama series Juan Carlos Medina (Painless, upcoming The Limehouse Golem) will direct the series from an adaptation by showrunner Kate Brooke[...]
German Network Airs Twin Peaks Episode Early, Vortex Fields Blamed
In a move that could either make the late, great (and top-half-of-his-head-missing) William Hastings (Matthew Lillard) proud or be a page out of a David Lynch-approved viral marketing campaign, German network Sky Deutschland confirmed that it had broadcast an upcoming episode of Twin Peaks: The Return a week early. Standing as one of Europe's largest pay TV[...]
Report: Rupert Murdoch's Plans To Completely Control Sky In Europe On Track
Watch out, citizens of Europe! 21st Century Fox is looking to control the sky, and the European Commission may be willing to hand it over to them! To be clear, no corporate entity should be allowed to control the sky It belongs to all of us We here at Bleeding Cool certainly aren't going to stand[...]
Sky Pulls Controversial Urban Myths Episode
Sky has announced that it will not air an upcoming episode of Urban Myths that has Joseph Fiennes playing Michael Jackson The announcement came after the release of a trailer for the series showed Fiennes as the King of Pop was released and received a huge backlash from the Jackson family The official statement reads: We have taken[...]
Today, A Hulkbuster Comes To Old London Town
Satellite broadcaster Sky TV has a set up at the Millennium Dome, or the O2, in London You know, the one that James Bond slid down once. Part media experience, part plug for Sky, it's hosted the Iron Man virtual experience, a be-a-newsreader experience, that kind of thing. Well, now it has a Hulkbuster. Cosplayer Thomas DePetrillo visited[...]
Yonderland, A British TV Series To Utterly Fall In Love With
So the cast and crew created a new show, for Sky TV, called Yonderland A fantasy series about Debbie, a mother of a normal English house who finds herself summoned as the Chosen One to sort out a fantasy land being threatened by evil Fitting into the Gulliver's Travels mode of allegory, she does so[...]
New NBC Dracula Series Promises Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Implies Steampunk and Sex
NBC Universal and Sky Living have announced they'll be co-producing a new TV series, Dracul' starring Jonathan Rhys Meyers Superficially, the only surprising move is exactly how long it's taken for everyone other than HBO and The CW to realize that vampires are sparkly TV gold right now, and the use of the word 'provocative'[...]