‘The Night Manager’ Episode 2 review: Packed full of tension

It’s the second episode of BBC One’s new six-part espionage thriller starring Tom Hiddleston and Hugh Laurie and I’ve already fallen in love with those opening titles. They’re simple, effective and the accompanying score begins each episode with a style that befits the tone of this drama. This week we head to Mallorca where a … >

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‘The Night Manager’ interview: Tom Hiddleston on playing Jonathan Pine

Tom Hiddleston (Thor) stars as Jonathan Pine in BBC One’s new six-part adaptation of John le Carré’s 1993 espionage novel, The Night Manager. Adapted by acclaimed writer David Farr (Hanna), the first television adaptation of a le Carré novel in more than 20 years brings together love, loss and revenge in a complex story of modern criminality. … >

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Hugh Laurie and Tom Hiddleston in ‘The Night Manager’ trailer

BBC One has released the trailer for upcoming drama series The Night Manager, starring Hugh Laurie (House) and Tom Hiddleston (Thor). Adapted by writer David Farr (Hanna), the six-part contemporary interpretation of John le Carré’s 1993 espionage novel begins at 9pm on Sunday 21 February on BBC One. > Buy the book on Amazon. The Night Manager is … >

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Cast announced for ‘Downton Abbey’ creator’s new drama ‘Doctor Thorne’

Ian McShane, Tom Hollander and Rebecca Front will lead the cast of ITV’s Doctor Thorne. The three-part drama is adapted by Downton Abbey writer Julian Fellowes from one of his favourite novels by Anthony Trollope. The cast includes Alison Brie (Mad Men), Richard McCabe (Indian Summers), Phoebe Nicholls (Downton Abbey), Gwyneth Keyworth (Misfits), Kate O’Flynn … >

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‘Rev’ Series 3 Episode 2 review

Here at CultBox, we only have one rule when reviewing television. Avoid the first person, if you can. Keep it subjective, but distant. Which is fine, but every now and again, a piece of television poleaxes you and personal response is the only response. And so to tonight’s episode of Rev – the one in … >

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‘Rev’ Series 3 Episode 1 review

Tom Hollander and Olivia Colman are back for a third (and possibly final) series of the award-winning Rev, but how does a new addition to their family affect the show? Thankfully, not a jot. In fact, the BBC Two sitcom about a London East End Reverend has only grown with the birth of Adam and … >

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