BBC One, the U.K. pubcaster's flagship channel, and BBC America have ordered an hourlong paranormal series, “The Living and the Dead,” from the co-creators of “Life on Mars,” Ashley Pharoah and…
Life on Mars
A murkily derivative sci-fi-horror entry that basically amounts to "Red Planet of the Dead."
New film projects from Zach Braff and a Warner Bros.'s revival of the “Veronica Mars” franchise are having a spillover effect at Kickstarter, the company's founders claimed in a blog post issued on…
Don't read any further if you haven't seen the "Life on Mars" finale, "Life is a Rock." I can't say I saw the flash-forward ending coming, even though I should have. From the show's title to the Mars…
The showrunners just starting the prep for their last episode of the season when the official word came down from the network. "Life on Mars" would not see a second season. As much as ABC execs from…
Goofy photo of the day. I'm guessing Michael Imperioli and his family got a free trip to Disney World out of this. Why else would he submit to this photo, snapped at Tony's Town Square at the Magic…
There won't be "Life on Mars" much longer.
Emerging from my December blog hibernation, I'm much more inclined to look forward to what the small screen has in store for '09 than reassessing '08. Fortunately, my Variety colleague Stuart Levine…