TV & Movies News

October, 2020

Flesh and Blood


Imelda Staunton, Francesca Annis and Stephen Rae star in a juicy whodunnit about the perils of late-life romance. A recently widowed woman has a new gentleman friend. Her three grown children and a devoted next-door neighbor are suspicious about his intentions. And so, a seemingly happy family is thrust into a generational psychodrama in the mystery-thriller, Flesh and Blood, airing in four cliffhanging episodes on MASTERPIECE, Sundays, October 4-25, 2020 at 9/8c on PBS.


Please click here for a preview of this very fun whodunnit about love later in life!


(posted 3 October, 2020)

September, 2020

Fans of the popular “Forensic Files” series make like to know about a blog that posts updates about many of the original “Forensic Files” cases. The blog is called “Forensic Files Now” ( It was formerly known as True Crime Truant!

According to its author, the blog is... “devoted to true-crime entertainment — starting with my favorite TV series, Forensic Files.”


PBS’ MASTERPIECE announced that it will co-produce and broadcast “Magpie Murders,” a new drama based on the bestselling novel written by Anthony Horowitz OBE. The 6-part television adaptation is scripted by Horowitz, who is known to MASTERPIECE fans for the popular World War II mystery, “Foyle’s War.”

MAGPIE MURDERS topped multiple best-seller lists including the New York Times and Los Angeles Times and appeared on the year-end Best Books lists of NPR, USA Today and others. Its international awards include the prestigious Macavity Award for Best Novel. Broadcast date has not yet been announced.

August, 2020

New Season of Endeavour: Shaun Evans returns as DS Endeavour Morse in Season 7, premiering August 9, 2020, 9/8c on MASTERPIECE Mystery! The series is based on the Inspector Morse books by Colin Dexter.

 June, 2020

Readers of the Grantchester Mysteries by James Runcie  and cozy mystery readers in general may enjoy the returning MASTERPIECE series, “Grantchester.”

Season 5 premieres Sunday, June 14 at 9/8c and finds our young vicar continuing to solve crimes in Cambridgeshire, England.


(posted 23 September, 2020)

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