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  • Horror Storeys: What’s up for ‘Evil’ as bad things go down…

    With the team all facing their own distractions, they apply different attitudes and theories to the story of two teenagers who went missing while playing ‘The Elevator Game’ – the belief that pressing  the floor numbers in a certain order will transport them to Hell. The building in question...
  • Original Jinn: ‘Evil’ is seen out with an old flame…

    David gets help from Sister Andrea regarding Leland’s map of sigils and that leads the team to a young girl named Mathilda Maubrey, the young foster-child of Brian and Jane, a couple who have successfully managed their multi-religion home (he’s Catholic, she’s Muslim)… until Mathilda shows unusual behaviour that...
  • Touché’d by an Angel? The ‘Evil’ team face their demons…

    The church asks David, Kristen and Ben to look into a parishioner’s concerns that her husband has become possessed. The further wrinkle is that Ashley (Joniece Abbott-Pratt) claims Raymond (Brandon J. Dirden) is possessed by… the Archangel Michael. On further investigation it appears that Raymond is being told to...
  • Evil’s Second Coming, still a darkly effective/sly take on science vs faith…

    As Kristen Bouchard (Katja Herbers), David Acosta (Mike Colter) and Ben Shakir (Aasif Mandvi) all deal with the signs, portents and ramifications of their recent decisions, they are contacted by Bishop Thomas Marx (Peter Scolari), who says that he has been approached by an upstanding citizen and regular donator to the...
  • Clarice: ‘Father Time’ provides a total eclipse of the art…

    Despite threats from powerful people, the ViCAP team finally have enough evidence to raid Alastor Pharmaceuticals. But Hagen and Hudlin seem ready for the raid and the team will have to dig a lot deeper if they want to understand the guilty party’s true motivations. As tracks are covered...
  • Time to mind the Ps & Qs: Paramount+ teases Picard’s second season…

    Inspired by a story from Star Trek: The Next Generation in which Patrick Stewart’s Jean-Luc Picard uncomfortably endured a ‘Picard Day’ aboard the Enterprise  (and where the children onboard celebrated his leadership),  the 16th June has been earmarked as the Twenty-First century equivalent. Making it so, it would seem that...
  • Dazed of our Lives: ‘Infinite’ simply squanders all its possibilities…

    Evan McCauley (Mark Wahlberg) is trying to get his life back together. Diagnosed as a schizophrenic as a teenager, he’s since self-medicated to keep his temperament steady. For years he has vivid dreams of other times and places and he’s developing skill-sets that he seems to master quickly. He...
  • UPFRONTS: Good news for ‘Evil’ as CBS confirms Paramount+ move…

    As we noted at the weekend, the changing face of modern television has allowed some of the networks to have other options than the basic renewal/cancellation of previous years. It was rumoured that CBS might take some of its more niche shows – the ones with loyal followings but...
  • UPFRONTS: ‘Clarice’ and ‘SEAL Team’ on the move?

    This week sees many of the major US television networks and platforms presenting their ‘upfront’ information: starting to roll-out details of their planned line up for next season… Industry site Deadline is reporting that two popular current CBS seriesmay well be permanently absent from the schedules when the 2021-2022...