John Barrowman has made a career out of stealing scenes, from his iconic role as Captain Jack Harkness on “Doctor Who” and “Torchwood” to the villainous Malcolm Merlyn on The CW's “Arrow.” As a newly…
Hulu is bulking up its subscription biz for Anglophiles, in a multiyear pact with BBC Worldwide North America that will add 2,000 episodes to Hulu Plus. The 144 BBC titles covered under the deal will…
Brooding and gloomy, "Broadchurch" is a grudgingly effective crime drama -- managing to pull viewers through its grinding, "The Killing"-like paces even as its plethora of cop-drama cliches become…
Robin Sachs, who played Ethan Rayne, onetime friend of Rupert Giles and later nemesis of Giles and the Scooby gang on TV series "Buffy the Vampire Slayer," died suddenly of undisclosed causes on Feb…
The return of Anthony Edwards to series television and the migration of actors such as John Barrowman, Aidan Quinn and William Forsythe to potential new series highlighted the past week in broadcast…
Encore is stepping into the original programming game with two miniseries, led by a "Moby Dick" adaptation starring William Hurt, Ethan Hawke and Gillian Anderson.
Starz original sci-fi skein "Torchwood: Miracle Day" heralds a world in which nobody dies, a world that would bring chaos -- and the arrival of the show's producer, BBC Worldwide Prods., as a player…
Following the splendid "Torchwood" miniseries "Children of Earth," stepping up to share the next chapter with the BBC represents an enormously shrewd move for Starz, bringing the pay net built-in…
It was all "Avatar" all the time as the Saturn Awards were presented Thursday night in Burbank.
Starz is diving into the "Torchwood" business, cutting a deal with BBC Worldwide Prods. for a 10-episode order of the sci-fi drama.