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Save HBO's 'Looking': The Best TV Series You're Not Watching

Leigh Clark | Posted 24.03.2015 | UK Entertainment
Leigh Clark

Its second series ends this week and, as yet, there is no news of a third season being confirmed. Looking (Sky Atlantic, Thurs, 11.50pm) is not only entertaining and engrossing but it is the most revolutionary show currently on television, yet it seems hardly anyone is watching it. 

Caroline Frost

You'll Never Guess Where The Snow In 'Fortitude' Is Really From | Caroline Frost | Posted 20.03.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘Fortitude’, currently thrilling and perplexing viewers on Sky Atlantic as it ebbs towards its series finale, was originally intended to be a film...

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Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.02.2015 | UK Entertainment


How 'Penny Dreadful's Gothic Legends Make For A Very Modern Chiller

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘Taking macabre to new heights.’ That was one critic’s description of ‘Penny Dreadful’, Sky’s gothic chiller, set in darkest, foggiest Vic...

QUIZ: Which One Of Lena Dunham's Girls Are You?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

While women once asked themselves whether they were a Carrie or a Samantha, these days, it’s all about discovering which one of the women in Lena Du...

Caroline Frost

'Fortitude's Creator Reveals What Debt He Owes David Lynch | Caroline Frost | Posted 29.01.2015 | UK Entertainment

Arctic Noir fever has come to Sky Atlantic, with its big-budget thriller 'Fortitude' making its debut this evening. 'Fortitude' is a tiny communit...

Clive Owen's Cocaine Addiction In 'The Knick' 'Was Common Practice For Surgeons'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

Clive Owen reveals his new character in Sky Atlantic's 'The Knick' - a pioneering surgeon who operates while under the influence of liquid cocaine - i...

Knickerbocker Glory? Knickerbocker Gory, More Like

Paul Marshall | Posted 27.12.2014 | UK Entertainment
Paul Marshall

Featuring Britain's Clive Owen as Doctor John Thackery, the experimental Chief Surgeon ahead of his time, it doesn't exactly make for comfortable prime time viewing. You're best advised to have finished eating before it starts.

'Jon Snow Is A Black Sheep'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

‘Game Of Thrones’ star Kit Harington has opened about the similarities between himself and character Jon Snow. During a chat with Rolling Stone...

'Game Of Thrones': Two More Seasons Confirmed

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 09.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

‘Game Of Thrones’ may have only just kicked off its fourth season, but fans of the show can rejoice in the fact that it’s now been commissioned ...

'Game Of Thrones' Star Natalie Poses Topless

Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

‘Game Of Thrones’ star Natalie Dormer has stripped off and posed nearly naked in a raunchy shoot for GQ magazine. The actress, who plays Marga...

Video: 'Game Of Thrones' FINALLY Gets An Honest Trailer

Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 03.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

YouTube legends Screen Junkies have finally got round to making an honest trailer for HBO’s ‘Game Of Thrones’ ahead of its season four premiere....

Watch: 'Game Of Thrones' Season 4 Trailer

Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

The ‘Game Of Thrones’ fourth season trailer has been revealed by the show’s makers, with the stars of the HBO show taking to the red carpet at t...

Caroline Frost

How Dominic Cooper Keeps It Real, On A Thursday Night | Caroline Frost | Posted 12.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Let's just get the burning question out of the way first. "Dominic Cooper, is your portrayal of Ian Fleming in this new big-budget biopic (startin...

Drac is Back

Lynn Shepherd | Posted 27.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Lynn Shepherd

From Hammer to The Hunger, Twilight to True Blood, when it comes to screen memes, vampires really do seem to be the gift that keeps on giving. But I'll confess that when I heard that Sky Living were going to screen a lavish new adaptation of Dracula made for NBC, I was initially sceptical.

Game of Thrones: Avoiding Bloody Spoilers

Pat Higgins | Posted 04.08.2013 | UK Entertainment
Pat Higgins

This week's Game of Thrones was an important one, with a scene unexpected enough to make viewers spill their coffee, their tears or other bodily fluids. If you haven't seen it, check it out as soon as you can. Preferably before reading anything else, speaking to anyone else, logging on to Twitter or even thinking too much about this post.

Caroline Frost

'My Serial Killer Based On Real People,' Reveals The Following's James Purefoy | Caroline Frost | Posted 03.03.2015 | UK Entertainment

For the new creepy thriller ‘The Following’ which debuts on Sky Atlantic this evening, British actor James Purefoy admits he has based his charact...

Caroline Frost

REVIEW: Girls Sees Hannah With New Love, Old Problems | Caroline Frost | Posted 23.03.2013 | UK Entertainment

'Girls' second episode found Elijah trying to dissuade George from finishing with him because of a) infidelity and b) the small matter of him sleeping...

Stop Criticising 'Girls'; Start Criticising Yourself

Jemimah Steinfeld | Posted 22.12.2012 | UK Entertainment
Jemimah Steinfeld

Girls features an exclusively white cast both in terms of its main characters and its peripheral ones, and this has been a source of much condemnation. But instead of criticising Girls and Lena Dunham, its writer, we should really criticise ourselves.

WATCH: Adam Buxton's Amazing Music Video

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.09.2012 | UK Comedy

Now, here's something to brighten your day. Adam Buxton - who, we'll sure you'll agree is officially a Very Funny Man - has made an amazing music vide...

Historians? Mirren And Brand Working On TV Documentary

WENN | Posted 23.08.2012 | UK Entertainment

British stars Dame Helen Mirren, Russell Brand and singer Jessie J will delve into their homeland's history as part of a new TV series about the U.K. ...

Brand X : Russell Brand's Career Crossroads

Pete Strauss | Posted 17.09.2012 | UK Entertainment
Pete Strauss

You can scarcely look at your computer, pick up a newspaper or turn on your television these days without seeing something about Russell Brand.

'Spartacus' Star Passes Away

Posted 11.11.2011 | UK Entertainment

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Andy Whitfield, the Welsh-born 39-year-old star of the cable series Spartacus: Blood and Sand, has died. Manager Sam Maydew sa...

Why The BBC Should Welcome Sky Atlantic's Spending Power

Andy Welch | Posted 20.09.2011 | UK Entertainment
Andy Welch

Another day, another press release announcing a new series heading to Sky Atlantic. Last month the channel announced they were taking cult favourite Nurse Jackie off BBC Four's hands. It's the latest in a longish list of acquisitions from other channels, Sky's wallet proving too big for the rest of the UK terrestrial broadcasters to compete with. And I say let Sky have them.