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.
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"
This episode we’re watching The Innocents on Netflix, the brand new science fiction mystery show about star-crossed young lovers and shape-shifting, created by Hania Elkington and Simon Duric (we don’t know who they are).Read more "Pilot Season Episode 12: The Innocents"
This episode we’re watching Disenchantment on Netflix, the brand new animated sitcom from Matt Groening, creator of The Simpsons and Futurama, set in the world of fantasy and fairy tales.Read more "Pilot Season Episode 11: Disenchantment"
This episode we’re watching Hang Ups on Channel 4/All4, the brand new sitcom about a struggling therapist who sets up a business taking fast-paced therapy sessions over webcam starring Stephen Mangan, Katherine Parkinson and a whole host of famous faces.Read more "Pilot Season Episode 10: Hang Ups"