Rewind: ‘The Prisoner’ revisited

50% spy show. 50% social satire. 100% great telly. Exactly fifty years since the series began filming, we take a look back at the bonkers masterpiece that was The Prisoner.   No. 1: What is it about? A British secret agent resigns from his job for unknown reasons. Shortly afterwards, he is kidnapped and taken to the … >

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‘The Prisoner’: Six of the best… Number Two

In our new series examining one of the most iconic TV series of all time, The Prisoner, we’ll be taking a look at the various facets that make Patrick McGoohan’s 1960s masterpiece such a compelling watch. First up are the weekly bad boys in The Village – the Number Twos.

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‘The Musketeers’ Season 3 Episode 8 review: ‘Prisoner of War’

Great news: maybe the French won’t be at war with the Spanish for much longer in the world of The Musketeers? I’ll be honest: I’m fuzzy on the historical details.  Milady’s returned to possibly do some murders for Treville, and that’s bunches more interesting to me. So after some Spanish prisoners of war are marched … >

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‘Prisoners’ Wives’: Series 2 episode guide

In Series 2 of Prisoners’ Wives, glamorous gangster’s wife Francesca and long-suffering prisoner’s Mum, Harriet are joined by two new characters: Kim, the respectable wife of a man falsely accused of the most heinous crime, and Aisling, the gutsy teenage daughter of a repeat offender.

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