Tag Archives: Drama

EastEnders Weekender April 7-11, 2014: Mandy (NICOLA STAPLETON), Lorraine (VICTORIA ALCOCK) Photo: (c) BBC 2012

EastEnders Weekender (Apr. 7 – Apr. 11, 2014): Maternal Instinct

We look back on the alternately tense, tender & even toxic relationships between mothers & daughters that came to the fore last week. Continue reading

Doc Martin Redux S6E4: John Moysey (RONALD PICKUP), Ruth Ellingham (EILEEN ATKINS)

Doc Martin Redux: S6E4 – Love Thy Neighbour

Louisa was at her wits’ end as Martin’s idea of father-son bonding was radically out of step with her own. Plus, a sneak peek! Continue reading

Downton Abbey Catch Up: Joanne Froggatt as Anna Bates Photos: L & R - (c) Carnival Films/ITV Centre: Graham Whitby Boot/AdMedia/KEYSTONE Press © Copyright 2013 by AdMedia

Downton Abbey Catch Up: Joanne Froggatt Steps into the Spotlight

We love her as Mary’s wise, loyal Lady’s Maid & John’s adoring, resourceful wife but Joanne Froggatt’s star is glowing beyond the Abbey. Continue reading

EastEnders Weekender (March 31 - April 4, 2014) Derek Branning (JAMIE FOREMAN), Alfie Moon (SHANE RICHIE) Photo: (c) 2012 BBC

EastEnders Weekender (Mar. 31 – Apr. 4, 2014): Between a Rock and a Hard Place

With police presence in Walford dwindling, the past few days felt like both a reprieve and a moment of uncertainty. Continue reading

Doc Martin Redux S6E3: (L to R) Robert Campbell (PAUL MORIARTY), Ruth Ellingham (EILEEN ATKINS)

Doc Martin Redux: S6E3 – An Unexpected Visitor

Just as things got back to normal, this week added an infusion of mystery to Martin & Louisa’s already hectic routines. Continue reading

EastEnders Weekender (Mar. 24 - 28, 2014): Jay Mitchell (Jamie Borthwick), Ben Mitchell (JOSHUA PASCOE) Photo: Kieron McCarron (c) BBC 2012

EastEnders Weekender (Mar. 24 – 28, 2014): The Ties That Bind

The Mitchells struggle to maintain a united front on EastEnders but familial ties are tested when their many interests begin contradicting one another. Continue reading

Doc Martin Redux S6E2: (L to R) Mike Pruddy (FELIX SCOTT), James Henry Ellingham, Louisa Glasson Ellingham (CAROLINE CATZ), Martin Ellingham (MARTIN CLUNES)

Doc Martin Redux: S6E2 – The First and Last Supper Party

After a honeymoon that was anything but a fairytale, Portwenn’s newest married couple had to hit the ground running. Continue reading

EastEnders Weekender (March 17 - 21, 2014): Ben Mitchell (JOSHUA PASCOE), Phil Mitchell (STEVE MCFADDEN), Derek Branning (JAMIE FOREMAN) Photo: Colin Hutton © BBC 2012

EastEnders Weekender (Mar. 17 – 21, 2014): To the Victor Go the Spoils

Despite the shock and gloomy aftermath of recent events for some, last week wasn’t all about mourning in Albert Square. Continue reading

Doc Martin Redux S6E1: Dr. Martin Ellingham (MARTIN CLUNES), Louisa Glasson Ellingham (CAROLINE CATZ)

Doc Martin Redux: S6E1 – The Altar and The Aftermath

After months of patient anticipation for Doc Martin fans, we were finally rewarded with events both joyful & shocking. Continue reading

EastEnders Weekender: March 10 - 14, 2014: (L to R) Phil Mitchell (STEVE MCFADDEN), Shirley Carter (LINDA HENRY), Ben Mitchell (JOSHUA PASCOE), Jay Mitchell (Jamie Borthwick) Photo: Matt Frost © BBC 2012

EastEnders Weekender (Mar. 10 – 14, 2014): The Truth Will Out

Last week, we saw that Heather Trott meant more to Walford’s residents than even they knew. Continue reading