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‘House’ this for an amazing promo item?

To celebrate the release of US medical drama House's seventh season on DVD and Blu-ray later this month, we just got this promotional edition of the game Operation in the post.

Top 6 TV character actors

If you're clever, and you have the right scripts, it's possible to make a virtue of typecasting by forging a career as a solidly dependable performer who can be relied upon to fill a certain you-shaped niche.

‘Fresh Meat’ press launch report

Yesterday we went along to University College London for the launch of Channel 4’s Fresh Meat, the latest offering from Peep Show creators Sam Bain and Jesse Armstrong.

The legacy of ‘Akira’

Like many kids growing up in the ‘90s, my first exposure to Japanese animation was Katsuhiro Otomo’s classic 1988 movie, Akira.

Why is ‘Doctor Who’ so hard to write?

Is Doctor Who the hardest drama on television to write? From comments made by both of its showrunners since 2005, you’d be inclined to think so. But what is it about this programme that makes it so uniquely problematic?