Patrick Melrose

Words by Phoebe Barton 

SHOWRUNNERS Helen Flint, Stephen Smallwood, Claudine Sturdy, Edward Berger (director)

CAST Benedict Cumberbatch, Holliday Grainger, Jessica Raine, Prasanna Puwanarajah

PLOT Based on the novels by Edward St. Aubyn, the show focuses around Patrick Melrose and his struggles in adult life due to his childhood trauma and substance abuse. Continue reading “Patrick Melrose”


Midnight Texas: Season 1

Words by Louise Busfield 

SHOWRUNNERS Monica Owusu-Breen, David Janollari, Niels Arden Oplev, Mark Hentemann

CAST François Arnaud, Arielle Kebbel, Dylan Bruce, Sarah Ramos, Peter Mensah

PLOT Midnight is a safe haven for those who are different, but with the presence of outsiders, the residents band together and form a strong and unlikely family. Continue reading “Midnight Texas: Season 1”

House of Cards: Season 5

Words by Louise Busfield 

SHOWRUNNERS Frank Pugliese, Melissa James

CAST Kevin Spacey, Robin Wright, Michel Gill, Michael Kelly

PLOT A Congressman works with his equally conniving wife to exact revenge on the people who betrayed him.

Continue reading “House of Cards: Season 5”

How to get away with Murder: Season 3

Words by Louise Busfield 

SHOWRUNNERS Peter Nowalk, Shonda Rhimes

CAST Viola Davis, Billy Brown, Alfred Enoch, Jack Falahee, Aja Naomi King, Matt McGory, Karla Souza, Charlie Weber, Liza Weil

PLOT A group of ambitious law students and their brilliant criminal defense professor become involved in a twisted murder plot that promises to change the course of their lives. Continue reading “How to get away with Murder: Season 3”