'House of Cards' Meets 'The West Wing': The Moment When Frank Underwood Tried to Outdo Jed Bartlet

Dan Einav | Posted 23.03.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Dan Einav

Television shows (and all fiction) that examine and demonstrate the complexity of human emotions, alongside an engaging narrative, are, in my opinion, always the most intriguing and enduring; Frank Underwood's theatrics and his brutal ruthlessness wears thin after a while.

Lessons From SXSW

Caroline Norbury | Posted 18.03.2015 | UK Entertainment
Caroline Norbury

I have been to many film festivals but this is my first outing to SXSW. I'm here because there are two films supported by Creative England in the festival.

Maybe I Watch Too Much Netflix

Chloe Bevan | Posted 18.03.2015 | UK Tech
Chloe Bevan

I am one of those people that suffer from, that thing we like to call 'just one more'. Yes I am that person who will set out to watch just one episode and five hours later at 2 in the morning I will still be there watching and hanging off every word a character says.

Caroline Frost

TV REVOLUTION: Guess How Many Episodes Your Average Netflix Binge-Viewer Watches

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 17.03.2015 | UK Entertainment

Can you guess how many episodes the average binge-watcher consumes during a TV streaming session and a losing battle with the remote control? The a...

Whatever, Whenever. Content on your terms

Andrew Denham | Posted 17.03.2015 | UK Tech
Andrew Denham

I have watched far too many episodes of 24 in one go (although not quite 24!). It's not at all surprising that people prefer this season-at-a-time approach, as it puts the control in the hands of the viewer.

Caroline Frost

#TVREVOLUTION: Who Are The Real Winners? Vote In Our Poll

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 16.03.2015 | UK Entertainment

Only 10 short years ago, TV was cinema's poor relation - the place we went to for drop-in quiz shows, chat shows, generic procedural dramas and, of co...

Netflix Employees Play 'House of Cards' On A Classic NES

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 12.03.2015 | UK Tech

If you haven't yet binge-watched your way through "House of Cards" then you consider yourself lucky, you won't yet feel the deepening sadness that com...

So What Did The Critics Make Of 'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt'?

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 05.03.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’ is the latest Netflix-only series that you’re about to become obsessed with, thanks to smart, cackle-inducing writin...

9 Facts In 90 Seconds On 'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt' Star Ellie Kemper

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 05.03.2015 | UK Entertainment

You might not know Ellie Kemper’s name (yet) but chances are you’ll recognise her face thanks to her roles in ‘Bridesmaids’ and the American v...

Here's Where You Can See Jamie After 'Fifty Shades'...

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 16.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

Jamie Dornan fans can currently see the actor getting his kit off (well, his shirt anyway…) in ‘Fifty Shades Of Grey’, and his next big film pro...

'House Of Cards' Season 3 Leaks Online

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 12.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘House Of Cards’ leaked online on Wednesday night, giving fans of the show brief glimpse at what to expect from series 3 of the show. The epis...

Netflix Bags 'Moulin Rouge' Director Baz Luhrmann For New Series

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 06.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

Baz Luhrmann is set to move from the big screen to the small screen to make a 13-part musical series that will air exclusively on Netflix. The dire...

Soylent Movies: Could Netflix's Use of Data Analysis Create 'The Perfect Film'?

Nathan Crouch | Posted 05.02.2015 | UK Tech
Nathan Crouch

While the outcome doesn't have to be viewed with such a pessimistic slant, it brings up further questions about the ability in our current technological age for companies to pinpoint so specifically what people want before they themselves are even aware they wanted something.

Apple TV Could Be A Netflix Rival

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 05.02.2015 | UK Tech

Apple TV is at present, nothing more than a product that people whisper in corridors. It's a mythical TV that has Apple branding and will supposedly b...

Xbox One And PS4 4K Revisions Incoming?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.02.2015 | UK Tech

Netflix has suggested that both the Xbox One and PS4 will be capable of playing 4K video later in 2015 -- or at least by the end of next year. This...

Warning: This Tribute To Blockbuster May Make You Nostalgic For The '80s

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.02.2015 | UK Comedy

Warning: This tribute to Blockbuster video stores may make you nostalgic for the Eighties. Or at least the art of returning videotapes without getting...

Digital TV Takes a Bow at the Golden Globes

Sandra K. Howe | Posted 30.01.2015 | UK Tech
Sandra K. Howe

This year's Golden Globe award winners underscore not only this broadening trend in content consumption, but also the fact that the future of entertainment is on consumers' terms and unconstrained by traditional broadcast models or cinematic paradigms.

Netflix, What Next for the King of Streaming?

Wayne Beynon | Posted 28.01.2015 | UK Entertainment
Wayne Beynon

Netflix has been at the forefront of this shift in the way we interact with our televisions, offering viewers an unprecedented quantity of content from one source, much of which had previously only been available by purchasing expensive movies from the likes of Sky or Virgin, or enjoying an old school DVD boxset.

Are TV Formats Boring?: Welcome to #Britishshowsrenamed

Josh Marshall | Posted 23.03.2015 | UK Entertainment
Josh Marshall

These days I've become increasingly bored of television formats and much prefer the company of my laptop, the neighbours cat (who wanders through my conservatory in a daily escape bid from captivity) and a mug of beef tea.

It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia: the Best Show on Netflix?

Andy Parker | Posted 17.03.2015 | UK Entertainment
Andy Parker

The UK has a proud tradition of completely ignoring the crème de la crème of American comedy, possibly due to TV bosses' inability (or reluctance) to broadcast great shows on our television screens. Lack of budget? Full schedules? Unfathomable ignorance?

Michael Rundle

The Future Of TV Is HDR. Which Is... What, Exactly?

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Rundle | Posted 12.01.2015 | UK Tech

Tech Editor Michael Rundle finds out the big trend in TVs at CES 2015 is HDR. Which is... what, exactly? The 'future of TV' is usually tech media c...

House Of Cards Season 3 Trailer Is Here, And It Looks Epic

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 12.01.2015 | UK Entertainment

We finally have a real trailer for 'House Of Cards' series three, and it looks intense. The teaser sees Kevin Spacey and Robin Wright reprising the...

We Need to Keep Talking About Drugs in 2015

Jason Reed | Posted 08.03.2015 | UK Politics
Jason Reed

2014 was quite the year for drug policy. Whatever your thoughts regarding this global issue, the most important thing was that it really felt like people were talking about it - and more importantly - acting on those words... So much progress has been made, but more is still to be done.

The Top 10 New TV Shows To Look Out For In 2015

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.01.2015 | UK Entertainment

Now the presents have been unwrapped, the mince pies munched, and the weather's turned a non-festive shade of grey, is there anything to look forward ...

Amazon Prime Instant Video Is Now In 4K

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 11.12.2014 | UK Tech

Amazon Prime Instant Video has started streaming select films and TV shows in 4K resolution on compatible TVs. Unlike Netflix's pricing structure, ...