Farewell, Jessica Jones: the last woman standing in the Marvel-Netflix era

June 28, 2019

With Marvels owner, Disney, preparing its own streaming service, Netflix is throwing in the towel. But Krysten Ritters street-level superhero ever did know how to have the last word Marvel’s sprawling legion of big-screen heroes managed to bounce back from not been so lucky. Netflix’s experimentation with Marvel characters demises today with the launch of the third and final season of Jessica Jones, the hard-living private eye played by Krysten…

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20 Underrated Performances Emmy Voters Shouldnt Ignore

June 24, 2019

It is, at this point, a laughable numbers game. Roughly 500 original scripted indicates have aired on Tv this past Emmys season, and yet “theres only” six or seven slots per category to reward the excellent evidences and musicians. How in the world do you choose? Emmy voters typically respond infuriatingly, returning to the same series and actors year after year, or flocking to predictably dark, angsty awardings bait with…

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Dressed to kill: why were obsessed with the clothes on TV

June 23, 2019

Whether its Killing Eves stylish assassin or the chums in Friends, its Tv , not models, that is inspiring our wardrobes and with good reason It feels safe to say that at this moment, more people around the world are lusting after the style of a serial executioner than ever before. That’s globalisation for you, but that’s also the traction that our favourite Tv attributes have on our wardrobes. Anyone…

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Julianna Margulies Is Demanding Her Worth

June 8, 2019

Julianna Margulies wasn’t expecting to learn that she was claustrophobic. At least not this lane, at this degree in her life. Her role as Dr. Nancy Jaax in three-time Emmy-winner. Premiering Memorial Day on National Geographic, the limited series is adapted from Richard Preston’s game-changing 1994 nonfiction thriller which chronicled the descents of the seven-season run on CBS’ The Good Wife , one of the recent AMC dramedy Dietland –with…

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Julianna Margulies Is Demanding Her Worth

June 8, 2019

Julianna Margulies wasn’t expecting to learn that she was claustrophobic. At least not this lane, at this degree in her life. Her role as Dr. Nancy Jaax in three-time Emmy-winner. Premiering Memorial Day on National Geographic, the limited series is adapted from Richard Preston’s game-changing 1994 nonfiction thriller which chronicled the descents of the seven-season run on CBS’ The Good Wife , one of the recent AMC dramedy Dietland –with…

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Mentrification: how men appropriated computers, beer and the Beatles | Van Badham

June 6, 2019

Throughout history, girls have been written out of cultural minutes they helped shape. And now we have a new word for it Star Trek fandom “ve already made” famed contributions to popular culture, but its latest sweet encapsulation deserves special recording: in the dictionary. Earlier this month, a follower post on Tumblr from customer @obstinatecondolement mourned the lack of acknowledgment given to women as the source of the series’ original…

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CBS says streaming services & Super Bowl helped it achieve record revenues in Q1

May 29, 2019

CBS credited its direct-to-consumer streaming services in helping it achieve double-digit revenue growth and record quarterly revenues in Q1, together with the gains that came from hosting Super Bowl LIII and those from affiliate revenue. The system said its over-the-top service for cord cutters, CBS All Access, combined with Showtime’s direct-consumer subscriptions, grew 71% year-over-year — its biggest one-quarter of growth ever. Both services are continuing to grow in Q2,…

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Dragon fire and fury: Game of Thrones has turned on its bloodthirsty fans

May 27, 2019

With its latest emotionally eviscerating (and hideously naff) episode, the show held up a mirror to its audiences lust for violence and were all implicated In wrapping up in six, albeit lengthy episodes, a boy from a which already downed one dragon, would make for a more effective defence shield? Apparently not. As for Dany herself, her descent into dead-eyed vindictiveness has been too steep, in keeping with the general,…

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Were in a golden age of feminist TV, and dont even need the Bechdel test to prove it

May 19, 2019

Killing Eve, Derry Girls, Glow, Big Little Lies, The Bold Type, Claws: with this sort of variety, female-led proves no longer have to speak for every woman Almost every single show I have watched this year has female supporters. This isn’t because of some pious attempt to correct my predominantly white-hot, male back catalogue. They’re just very good and there’s a lot of them now. When it comes to female…

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