This episode we’re joined by The Televigion Mum, long time corresponder, first time guest! We’re watching The Haunting of Hill House on Netflix, a new adaptation of the influential and highly regarded 1959 novel by Shirley Jackson. It has been adapted by Mike Flanagan of Oculus, Hush and Gerald’s Game fame and stars Carla Gugino, Michiel Huisman and Timothy Hutton.
This episode we have longtime podcast supporter and contributor Suky Khakh as our special guest and we’re all watching Rose on the BBC iPlayer , the first episode of Doctor Who’s triumphant return in 2005, inspired by the latest return of Doctor Who with Jodie Whittaker taking over as The Doctor.Read more "Pilot Season Episode 18: Doctor Who ‘Rose’"
This episode we watched The Good Cop on Netflix, a police procedural comedy-drama starring Josh Groban and Tony Danza as strait-laced son and corrupt-cop father, adapted from an Israeli show of the same name.Read more "Pilot Season Episode 17: The Good Cop"
This episode we watched Killing Eve on BBC1/iPlayer, a spy thriller creating a lot of online excitement, adapted by Phoebe Waller-Bridge starring Sandra Oh and Jodie Comer as MI5 agent and international assassin, each obsessed with the other.Read more "Pilot Season Episode 16: Killing Eve"
This episode we have returning special guest James Walker, who joined us for Future Man on Now TV/Syfy, a new science fiction comedy from Howard Overman of Misfits fame (amongst other things) starring Josh Hutcherson, Eliza Coupe and a whole bunch of recognisable faces.Read more "Pilot Season Episode 15: Future Man"
This episode we’re watching Jack Ryan on Amazon Prime, the latest version of Tom Clancy’s CIA analyst character who has spawned many film adaptations. Here he is played by erstwhile Jim from The Office, John Krasinski.Read more "Pilot Season Episode 14: Jack Ryan"
This episode we have longtime podcast supporter and contributor Suky Khakh as our special guest and we’re all watching Bodyguard on BBC1, the brand new Sunday night political thriller from Jed Mercurio (Line of Duty) about a war veteran (Richard Madden) now working as a specialist protection officer for a Home Secretary he profoundly disagrees with (Keeley Hawes).Read more "Pilot Season Episode 13: Bodyguard"