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  • Will FOX’s ‘The Passage’ be Saved by the Girl..?

    When a science expedition to find an almost immortal man in the wilds of Bolivia goes horribly wrong, one of the scientists involved Dr. Tim Fanning (Jamie McShane) is left mortally wounded in an almost cannibalistic attack – or so it seems. In fact, he recovers from his injuries...
  • Roger, Over and Out: ‘Lethal Weapon’ loses second lead…

    Losing one of your main stars may seem like a creative decision or irreconcilable differences  – but losing two within a matter of months might be considered careless… or lethal. News came today that Damon Wayans who plays Roger Murtaugh is leaving the Lethal Weapon series, the third season...
  • Jack Bauer returns as… the 24 Prequelizer?

    24 was a flagship show for FOX for nearly a decade. It featured the central character of Jack Bauer, an anti-terrorism task-force leader who found himself plunged into a terrorist conspiracy and for which he only had the titular amount of hours to unravel the plot. Each of the...
  • GOD, VOD, Netflix and Chill. Lucifer rises again…

    Though there are notable exceptions over the decades the general rule of thumb in TV-land is that once a series is cancelled, it stays cancelled. Fan-power has been known to save a handful of shows, but networks and executives tend to look at whether a show is profitable or...
  • Seann William Scott will be new ‘Weapon’ of choice…

    Several days after it was formally acknowledged that Clayne Crawford’s contract would not be renewed after claims of behind-the-scenes misconduct on the set of Lethal Weapon, the future of the show is now coming into focus. Crawford admitted there had been problems and that he had been disciplined but...
  • FOX: Damned Shame as network kills cult shows…

    This time of year is always a controversial one for the US television networks. Plans are being made on which shows to greenlight for the next year – usually beginning broadcast between September and December. But to make way for those, other series are cancelled and there are usually...
  • ‘Weapon’ of Self-Destruction – Clayne Crawford gone?

    STORY UPDATE  8th May: There is no official word coming from any of the parties – though Clayne Crawford has been quite active retweeting supportive comments –  but multiple sources are now claiming that Crawford has all been but let go from the series and that the Lethal Weapon...
  • UFO! DNA! FBI! WTF??? Why the latest X-Files is DOA…

    Agent Dana Scully (Gillian Anderson) is rushed to hospital after having a seizure and neither Fox Mulder (David Duchovny) nor Assnt. Director Skinner (Mitch Pillegi) have any idea what’s wrong. Even the doctors are mystified by the activity that appears to be going on inside her head. When she...
  • 24-Legacy

    Straight Outta Time : ’24’ clocks in for another tour of duty…

    Before a second of its first episode had been broadcast, 24 arrived on television schedules in the Fall of 2001 with the kind of zeitgiest-grabbing topicality that can’t be programmed, engineered or bought. Mere weeks earlier viewers had watched helplessly as the all-too-real world came powering through their television screens...
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