Tag Archives: Gina Torres

Not So “Incy-Wincy”…

[Contains terrible “web-site” puns and SPOILERS!!!] I was researching the myth of Arachne for a script, when I discovered that she’d appeared as a monster-of-the-week in an episode of Hercules: The Legendary Journeys (#4.4), so I decided to give it … Continue reading

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A Kind Of Crazy 2: Killer Catnip

[Contains disturbing dog-food suppliers and SPOILERS!!!] Inevitably, as soon as I’d finished watching Wonderfalls I started jonesing for more Hannibal, and began binge-watching the second season (2014)… which was just as implausible and plot-holed as the first season, but also … Continue reading

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A Kind Of Crazy 1: Abby-Normal

[Contains hard-core food pron and SPOILERS!!!] I’ve already mentioned one of my reasons for being wary of the Hannibal TV series, but I was also a little put off by the male-dominated cast… so kudos to showrunner Bryan Fuller for … Continue reading

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[Contains insect particulates and SPOILERS!!] Working through the first season of Drop Dead Diva (2009), I couldn’t help feeling like I was watching two separate shows… one of which was far more successful than the other. The basic premise of … Continue reading

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Upsy-Daisy 2: Waking The Pies

[Contains chocolate-cake-eschewing SPOILERS!!!] Last week I picked up some awesome bargains while scrounging around the charity shops… chief among them being the second season boxset of Pushing Daisies for just five English pounds! Hurrah! The only downside to this find, … Continue reading

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Alas, Poor Lexi

[Contains angry, angry SPOILERS!!!] When the trailers for the first season of The Vampire Diaries started showing up on TV, I wasn’t much impressed. There was something so enervating about the weird sepia tint and the generic-looking cast… it was … Continue reading

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