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Doctor Who: "The Hand of Fear", BBC Studios

Doctor Who "The Hand of Fear" Supercut Revisits Sarah Jane's Farewell

You never know which Doctor Who stories will get the trimmed-down supercut treatment. This week's edition is the wonderful Elizabeth Sladen's swansong from the old show, "The Hand of Fear". This is the one where The Doctor and Sarah Jane spend the first half of the story running around a nuclear plant. They actually got […]

Batwoman, BTS Army, NASCAR, WWE, Live PD & More: BCTV Sunday Slices

Lili Reinhart, Colin Kaepernick, Katy Keene & More: BCTV Sunday Slices

Welcome to BCTV Sunday Slices, our little slice of weekly heaven where I look back at Bleeding Cool's television (BCTV) coverage from the past week to bestow some incredibly not objective, totally opinionated wisdom on what has become of the television landscape. The week leading into a July 4th weekend tends to be a bit […]

The Fantasy Showrunner Game: If I Ran Doctor Who

If I Ran Doctor Who: Time for The Fantasy Showrunner Game

What if I was the showrunner of Doctor Who? That's the question our TV editor Ray Flook dared us to toy with. This is a thought exercise. We all watch our favorite shows and play fantasy football with the casting, the storylines, the plots, the ideas. That's what fandom entails. Everyone has their perfect, Platonic […]

Lucifer's Tom Ellis and Other Future Stars Who Guested on Doctor Who

Doctor Who is one of those British shows where virtually every actor who's anyone will have been guests on it at one point. The other two are Bergerac and Game of Thrones, which looked set to have employed virtually every actor in the UK before it ended. A lot of current stars were on the […]

A look at NOS4A2 "The Night Road" (Image: AMC)

NOS4A2 Season 2 Episode 3 The Night Road Preview: Threats Near & Far

As we said in our previous preview for AMC and BBC America's NOS4A2, last week's episode "Good Father" did an excellent job of fleshing out Charlie Manx's (Zachary Quinto) backstory in a way that gave viewers a better appreciation of his evil's origin and sense of the dangers that Christmasland present to Vic (Ashleigh Cummings). While […]

'Dad?' Sneak Peek Ep. 203 | NOS4A2

NOS4A2 Season 2 Preview: The Shorter Way Forces Vic to Face Her Past

Giving credit where credit is due, NOS4A2 writer David Grimm and star Zachary Quinto did an amazing job with "Good Father" in rounding out Charlie Manx's (Quinto) backstory in a way that gives viewers a better appreciation of the evil that he and Christmasland present to Vic (Ashleigh Cummings). And that's what made it work […]

Christopher Eccleston as the 9th Doctor in "Doctor Who", BBC Studios

Doctor Who: BBC Looks Back on Our 9th Doctor's Greatest Hits

Finally, the BBC has put together a supercut of the 9th Doctor's best moments. The video runs just around 49 minutes long and is been released on the official Doctor Who YouTube channel. Yes, this pretty much compiles Christopher Eccleston's best moments of his one season as The Doctor. The 9th Doctor is probably the […]

Undertaker, Blackface, South Park, Anime & More: BCTV Sunday Slices

Undertaker, Blackface, South Park, Anime & More: BCTV Sunday Slices

Welcome to this week's edition of BCTV Sunday Slices, our little slice of weekly Heaven where I highlight some of Bleeding Cool's television coverage from the past week while bestowing some incredibly not objective, totally opinionated wisdom on what the past week brought to the television landscape. In the BCTV Comments section below, you are more […]

: BCTV Top 30 Influencers 2020 Mid-Year Report Card

Star Trek, Lucifer, AHS & More: BCTV 2020 Influencers Mid-Year Report

So back at the beginning of the year, we published The Bleeding Cool Top 30 TV Series Influencers 2020, a look inside the BCTV "crystal ball" to predict the broadcast, cable, and streaming shows that would have a major influence on our viewing habits as we rolled through 2020 – and beyond. We made some changes […]

Doctor Who: HBO Max Brings Together Tennant, Smith, Whittaker (Image: BBC/HBO Max)

HBO Max Hosts Doctor Who Reunion with Whittaker, Tennant and Smith

HBO Max is now the US streaming home for the whole series of the modern series of Doctor Who, from Russell T. Davie's 2005 revival of the show to the current version starring Jodie Whittaker. To promote the show, HBO Max had IGN content director Terri Schwartz interview David Tennant, Matt Smith, and Whittaker on […]

DoctorWho" "Battlefield", BBC Studios

Doctor Who Battlefield: 7th Doctor Story, Now in 30 Minutes or Less!

The BBC just released the latest Doctor Who supercut: the 7th Doctor adventure "Battlefield" has been cut down to 30 minutes and uploaded to the official Doctor Who YouTube Channel. The would-be epic story for Season 26, broadcast in 1989, is one of the most ambitious and also most flawed stories in the history of […]

Doctor Who, Lucifer, Randy Orton, Alienist & More: BCTV Sunday Slices (Image: Netflix)

Doctor Who, Lucifer, Randy Orton, Alienist & More: BCTV Sunday Slices

Three weeks in a row and BCTV Sunday Slices is already our longest and most meaningful relationship (make of that what you will). Just like how things went down the past two weeks, this weekly little slice of Heaven is where I highlight some of Bleeding Cool's television coverage from the past week while bestowing […]

Doctor Who star David Tennant on Late, Late Show with James Corden (Image: ViacomCBS)

Doctor Who: David Tennant Finally Confirms a Steven Moffat Theory

Late-night host and Doctor Who alum James Corden more than did his part this week to bring a little happiness into the lives of Doctor Who fans, and he has former Doctors Jodie Whittaker and David Tennant. to thank for making it happen. The pair appeared on CBS' The Late Late Show with James Corden, […]

Jodie Whittaker & David Tennant: Doctors Stick Together

Doctor Who: Jodie Whittaker, David Tennant Now At-Home Cosplay Judges

It's been a bit of a shaky week for Doctor Who fans when it comes to the show's Series 13 future. While the late 2020/early 2021 holiday special "Revolution of the Daleks" is ready and waiting for airing, things aren't sounding so promising when it comes to Series 13 resuming production any time soon (more […]

In the Evening Heartbroken Girl Sitting on a Sofa, Crying, Using Tissues, Eating Ice Cream and Watching Drama on TV. Her Room is in Mess. (Shutterstock.com)

To The Pain: 10 Television Episodes Guaranteed to Make You Ugly Cry

Never underestimate the healing power of a good cry. Life has a way of piling upon us, with one thing after another going wrong. Busy, stressful days rarely offer us an opportunity to sit down and express our feelings. But every once in a while, we really need to – as I tell my kids […]

Jodie Whittaker's Doctor from Doctor Who Series 12, courtesy of BBC.

Doctor Who: BBC Exec Says Social Distancing Could Delay Series 13

Though Doctor Who fans have had the satisfaction of knowing that the late 2020/early 2021 holiday special "Revolution of the Daleks" was filmed and in the can, Rhodri Talfan Davies, Director of BBC Wales, isn't sounding too optimistic about any new Who coming any time soon after that. Television productions across the pop culture landscape […]

Doctor Who: “The Masque of Mandragora” Condensed Into 30 Minutes!

Doctor Who Presents The Masque of Mandragora, Now In Only 30 Minutes!

Here's something new. "The Masque of Mandragora", one of the serials from the 1970s era of Doctor Who, has been edited down to a half-hour version and posted on the official BBC Doctor Who Channel on Youtube. The story is from producer Philip Hinchcliffe's tenure on the show, which drew on many gothic horror novels […]

John Cleese Guilts BBC into Restoring Fawlty Towers to Streaming (Image: BBC)

John Cleese Guilts BBC into Restoring Fawlty Towers to Streamer

Earlier this week, the BBC pulled "The Germans", an episode of the classic sitcom Fawlty Towers from its UKTV streaming service for containing "racial slurs".  However, the episode will now be reinstated to the service after creator, star, and co-writer John Cleese took to Twitter to criticize their decision. In the episode, the major uses […]

Batwoman and Supergirl disagree on "Crisis on Infinite Earths", courtesy of The CW.

Batwoman, BTS Army, NASCAR, WWE, Live PD & More: BCTV Sunday Slices

Welcome back to our second edition of BCTV Sunday Slices (yes, we do read your feedback every now and then), where I highlight some of our television coverage from the past week and offer my wise and incredibly witty three cents (so impressive are my thoughts that they earn an extra penny each). Then in […]

A look at the season three finale of Killing Eve, courtesy of BBC America and AMC.

Killing Eve Writers' Room Faces Backlash Over Lack of Diversity

Being nominated for four BAFTA TV Awards is definitely the kind of attention BBC America's Killing Eve likes getting, but the attention its writers' room is receiving is something the team behind the award-winning series should be very concerned about. On Friday, series writer Kayleigh Llewellyn tweeted an image (now deleted) from a Zoom meeting […]