Connect with us

TV

Sense8 (Netflix 2015 with Ami Ameen and Doona Bae)

Published

on

USA / Netflix – Anarchos – Javelin – Georgeville – Unpronounceable / 12×60 minute episodes / Premiered 5 June 2015

Creators and Producers: Andy Wachowski, Lana Wachowski, J. Michael Straczynski / Music: Johnny Klimek, Tom Tykwer

Very graphic scifi drama series Sense8 follows 8 strangers from around the world ho suddenly develop a telepathic link with each other after they all under a tragedy in their lives. Their only link is that they are all exactly the same age.

The 8 are Will, Riley, Capheus, Sun, Lito, Kala, Wolfgang and Nomi. Despite being all over the world the 8 are helped by a stranger known as Jonas who is trying to help them come to terms whilst also being tracked by a character called Whispers who has his own reasons for wanting what the 8 have.

Like all Netflix series all episodes of this big budget show were released at the same time.

cast
Aml Ameen as Capheus Van Damme
Doona Bae as Sun Bak
Jamie Clayton as Nomi Marks
Tina Desai as Kala Dandekar
Tuppence Middleton as Riley Blue
Max Reimelt as Wolfgang Bogdanow
Miguel Angel Silvestre as Lito Rodriguez
Brian J. Smith as Will Gorski
Freema Agyeman as Amanita
Daryl Hannah as Angelica “Angel” Turing
Anupam Kher as Sanyam Dandekar
Naveen Andrews as Jonas
Terrence Mann as Whispers

Advertisement












TV

Ape And Essence (The Wednesday Play BBC-1 1966, Alec McCowen)

Published

on

By

In Scifi drama Ape and Essence, based on the novel by Aldous Huxley, a group of New Zealand scientists conduct a survey on a Britain ravaged by atomic war 80 years previously.

Series: The Wednesday Play Season 2 Episode 29

cast
Alec McCowen as Alfred Poole
Robert Eddison as Arch Vicar
Derek Sydney as Chief
Jenny Lee as Flossie
Yvonne Antrobus as Young Girl
Sydney Bromley as Craigie
Martin Carroll as Director of Food
Hazel Douglas as Mies Hook
John Falconer as Patriarch
Petra Markham as Loola
Ken Parry as Science Praet
Amanda Reiss as Polly
Jonathan Scott as Int. Priest
Fiona Fraser as Part of Crowd
Ann Mitchell as Shaven-Head
Jacki Salt as Mulatto Girl
Carol Blake as Shaven-Head
Gordon Craig as Part of Crowd
Robert Cude as First Man

crew details
Writer: John Finch
Book: Aldous Huxley
Music: BBC Radiophonic Workshop
Producer: Peter Luke
Director: David Benedictus.

production details
Country: UK
Network and Production Companies: BBC One
Duration: 1×75 minute episode
Aired From: 18 May 1966

Continue Reading

TV

Plane Makers, The (ITV 1963-1965, Patrick Wymark, Barbara Murray)

Published

on

By

Plane Makers Patrick Wymark

Drama series The Plane Makers took us behind the scenes in the boardroom and shop floor of the Scott Furlong Aircraft Factory. After two seasons the lead character John Wilder took a place on the board of a merchant bank and the series was then renamed The Power Game.

cast
Patrick Wymark as John Wilder
Jack Watling as Don Henderson
Barbara Murray as Pamela Wilder (Seasons 1-2)
Ann Firbank as Pamela Wilder (Season 3)
Reginald Marsh as Arthur Sugden
Alan Dobie as David Corbett

crew details
Creator: Wilfred Greatorex
Producers: Rex Firkin (seasons 1-2), David Reid (season 3)

production details
Country: UK
Network: ITV – ATV
Duration: 57×50 minute episodes
Aired From: 4 February 1963 – 12 January 1965 black and white

Continue Reading

TV

Running Wild (ITV 1987, Ray Brooks, Janet Key)

Published

on

By

Sitcom Running Wild was about the ups and downs of separated couple, Max and Babs, trying to get on with their lives. In season two Max wants to return to his wife but Babs is not so keen.

cast
Ray Brooks as Max Wild
Janet Key as Babs Wild
Sharon Duce as Wanda
Michelle Collins as Stephanie Wild
Peter Amory as Rob
Berwick Kaler as Tom Coleman (Season 1)
Brigit Forsyth as Jenny (Season 2)

crew details
Writer: Philip Trewinnard
Producers: Marcus Plantin (Season 1), Derrick Goodwin (Season 2)
Directors: Vic Finch (Season 1), Derrick Goodwin (Season 2)

production details
Country: UK
Network and Production Companies: ITV – London Weekend Television
Duration: 13×25 minute episodes
Aired From: 6 March 1987 – 4 June 1989

Continue Reading

ADVERTISEMENT



ADVERTISEMENT

More to View