• ‘The Last of Us: Part 2’ pulled from May release…

    The Last of Us Part 2, the follow-up to the classic, award-winning SONY/PS4 game was originally going to be released by Naughty Dog on 21st February 2020 and then got bumped to 29th May. But despite the fact that the coronavirus means there’s a captive audience of people at...
  • Law & Ordered: NBC confirms Meloni’s return to SVUniverse…

    For twelve years  (1999-2011) Mariska Hargitay and Chris Meloni starred together in Law & Order: SVU as Olivia Benson and Elliott Stabler who were part of the New York Police Department’s (fictional) Special Victims Unit of the title (a unit that dealt with, as the opening credits stated, ‘particularly...
  • Coronavirus: Apocalypse (Not) Now. Walking Dead delays finale…

    Only days after it was announced that AMC had decided to reschedule the premiere of The Walking Dead spin-off World Beyond until later in the year comes the news that the main show will also not be broadcast as originally planned either. The final episode of the current season...
  • ‘Beyond’ belief: Walking Dead staggers the spin-off debut…

    The latest spin-off for The Walking Dead was supposed to launch on 10th April, immediately after the finale for the current run of its parent show. The Walking Dead: World Beyond is planned to run for two seasons, starting with a ten-episode run. However, despite the logic that there’s...
  • ‘Red’ Alert: The boys from the Dwarf head to ‘The Promised Land’…

    Look… let’s be honest: it’s cold outside… there’s no kind of atmosphere…we’re all alone, more or less…. Perhaps the words of the Red Dwarf  theme are ringing slightly more true than ever, so there really couldn’t be a better time to pay a return visit to the errant mining...
  • Coronavirus: The Global Shutdown Update (17th March)…

    While the entertainment industry might not be everyone’s priority right now, the cost of the Coronavirus may be causing practical hardhsips beyond the physical symptoms. With vast swathes of the industry shut down, the risk not only to businesses but the income of individuals and their families could be...
  • Coronavirus: The Global Shutdown continues (13th March)…

    With people more concerned with their health than entertainment, it’s still compelling to show the impact being made on a cultural level as the coronavirus and the need for ‘social distancing’ affects businesses and events for months to come… In the US, restrictions and changes to personal and industry-behaviour...
  • Coronavirus: Self-Isolating Hollywood pulls more major releases…

    Film-releases are probably the least thing to be worrying you when the news is filled with viral announcements of the wrong kind.  But there has been notable fall-out in that industry. Though the word ‘Coronavirus‘ did not appear in their press-release, it seemed that the pandemic situation was a...
  • Harvey Weinstein sentenced to 23 years for rape and abuse…

    In a landmark ruling,  the previously-powerful Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein has been sentenced to twenty-three years in prison for a series of incidents involving his treatment of women over several decades. Though he was a guiding hand in hundreds of the most top-rated movies over that time, he had a...