In recent years, TV shows have started to explicitly state a character’s sexuality. But bisexual characters rarely have such moments in film.
The show has served as the nation’s laugh track for decades. Who will take over when he retires?
Marketers are increasingly focused on reaching narrow audiences – but when it comes to mass appeal, the Super Bowl doesn’t miss.
The American military buildup in Britain –popularly known as the “friendly invasion” – was an unprecedented moment in British history.
The show’s creators have gone beyond cheap and overused stereotypes to allow for a more realistic depiction of contemporary indigenous lives.
I’ve been writing on representations of domestic abuse since the noughties. It has been gratifying to see the increase in fictional depictions of this theme in the 21st century.
Like their cable predecessors, streaming companies have lured customers in with low rates and promises of a better viewing experience. Now they’re cashing in.
These are the shows that had our creative experts glued to the small screen in 2023.
The TV producer showed how storytelling can bridge divides and serve as a beacon of truth in a complex world.
Through action films, dramas and kids’ cartoons, right-wing activists are working to build their own alternative entertainment universe insulated from Hollywood’s purported liberal biases.
The series addresses the role of samurai, what life was like for women and people of mixed heritage, and violence in Edo-period Japan, with varying degrees of accuracy.
New legislation will require smart TV manufacturers to ensure we can easily find local broadcasters when we turn on our TVs.
Hundreds of Australians wrote to Jackie Kennedy after her husband was killed. The letters paint a revealing portrait of who we were and who we wanted to be.
Since 2019, fans of the TV series ‘Supernatural’ have flocked to Austin, where their encounters with 1967 Impalas customized to mimic the one used in the show arouse elation, astonishment and tears.
When The Crown debuted in 2016, the quality of the story lines, acting and impressive production standards were striking. What happened?
A series of psychological experiments found that knowing the end of a story did not diminish readers’ enjoyment.
Studios say the number is unrealistic − that it amounts to actors not assuming any financial risk for content that flops. But actors simply want to adapt existing payout models to changing technology.
With the TV writers and actors strikes leaving networks with little scripted content, the fall 2023 lineup will be saturated with low-cost reality TV shows like ‘The Voice.’
What made the series successful was its ability to tap into contemporary cultural moments.
While it can’t hope to match the brilliance of the original, this reimagined Mother and Son offers a sympathetic, honest portrayal of ageing parents and their harried adult children