Emmy Nominations 2013: My Quick Thoughts (THE FRICKIN’ BUTLER?!)
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Emmy Nominations 2013: My Quick Thoughts (THE FRICKIN’ BUTLER?!)

So the 2013 Emmy nominations were announced earlier today, bringing a period of speculation, campaigning, and “If  I had an Emmy ballot” wishlists to an end. And as expected, the nominations announced have brought with them plenty of commiserations, unexpected delights, and plentiful yawping from poor souls convinced that shows far down on the Emmy … Continue reading

My Favourite TV Title Sequences
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My Favourite TV Title Sequences

There are a lot of things that all work in conjunction with each other that people love about television shows; they love the characters, the story, the setting, heck, even the music. But before that collective machine starts grinding into gear, there’s something else before it all that deserves appreciation: the title sequence. Whether long … Continue reading

Performance of the Week #4: Jonny Lee Miller
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Performance of the Week #4: Jonny Lee Miller

Performance of the Week #4: Jonny Lee Miller Elementary ‘Risk Management’   Sherlock Holmes has always been a complex character, especially in the most recent television adaptations. The BBC’s version of the character is a socially inept, awkward and intellectually superior mastermind whose heightened sense of awareness and perception enables his tendency to look down … Continue reading