Babylon

A series about the police isn’t exactly a new idea, but when it’s not only concerning solving crimes, there’s maybe more to it. Babylon is a new drama and comedy on Channel 4, about the...

Modern Sitcoms

We all know it, - one of the most beloved sitcoms ever, Friends. The series about six friends and their everyday lives went on for 10 years, and it didn’t lose viewers, but rather earned a massive...

21st Century Mythologies

It’s time for a follow up, and this time the episode investigates the phenomena of “Celebrity Pets”. Still, it starts with the smooth jingle, but Conrad’s voice is actually more enthusiastic...

The Fall

At first sight, The Fall seems like a classic crime series with the usual characters: the criminal, the victim and the detective. It has a long introduction, where nothing is really going on, and...

Modern Anti-heroes

What type of main character do we typically see in today’s TV-series? Is it the classical hero, or is it a new type of character?

21st Century Mythologies

The Selfie, The Kardashians and The Apple Icon are some of the random phenomena being investigated in 21st Century Mythologies, presented by the acclaimed writer and critic Peter Conrad. The...

A Bunch of Complex Convicts

Drama, comedy, and nerve-wracking moments – Orange is the New Black has it all. If you haven’t already jumped aboard this original Netflix series, then you better come along!