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  • Viva, Veronica! ‘Mars’ attracts a noir-stalgic set of life-lessons…

    It’s Spring Break in Neptune, California and the town’s residents face the influx of partying  youth with trepidation or an eye for profit. But both are about to be affected by the start of what appears to be a bombing campaign and a rising body-count. The victims’ families each...
  • ‘We used to be friends…’ Hulu highlights Veronica’s return…

    “When your best friend is murdered before your 17th birthday, you don’t develop a keen sense of mercy…” So muses Kristen Bell’s Veronica Mars as she heads back to tv. The original  critically-acclaimed ‘teen-noir’ television series depicted Bell as Veronica, a young girl who was just about to finish...
  • To Hell with Hulu – Marvel to launch ‘Ghost Rider’ and ‘Hellstrom’ series…

    With Marvel reigning supreme at the international box-office, it seems that the company and its characters are in no mood to take a rest. hulu , the platform that’s 60% owned by Disney is the current home of another Marvel tie-in, Runaways and has announced two more live-action series that will...
  • Nostrumours? Ridley’s believe it or not ‘Alien’ series?

    For several years there have been rumours of an Alien-related television show, though so far they’ve come to (astro-)nought. This week’s latest information seemed to suggest plans to bring it to the hulu platform, but offered very few specifics. HN Entertainment‘s site claims that they have an exclusive: a...
  • Mars Attracts: ‘Veronica’ set for tv return…

    Veronica Mars was a cult hit back in the late 1990s, combining the teenage angst of many of its peers with a darker and more savvy,  sardonic tone which came to be known as ‘teen noir’. Rob Thomas created the idea of  Veronica Mars (played by Kristen Bell) as...
  • ‘Designated Survivor’ lives up to its name…

    Add another name to the list of shows supposedly cancelled and sent off into reruns that have subsequently been saved and find themselves moving on to pastures new. The likes of network-jumping Brooklyn-Nine-Nine, The Expanse and Lucifer can now add Designated Survivor to their ranks. The political/action show actually...
  • Hulu anthology ready to ‘Rock’ King’s hometown horror…

    As even the most casual of Stephen King fans know, a lot of his stories take place in or around the town of Castle Rock, the fictional Maine enclave which has seen murderous clowns, possessed cars, rabid dogs and no shortage of dead bodies and deadly intents. So perhaps...