| Oct 19, 2013
| 7:00 AM
There is something nicely unexpected about "Dancing on the Edge," writer-director Stephen Poliakoff's seductive drama of jazz and England in the early 1930s.
The series, which begins Saturday on Starz (it has already aired on the BBC), forms a kind of...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 5:01 PM
"Dancing on the Edge" (Starz, Saturdays). Stephen Poliakoff ("The Lost Prince") wrote and directed this early-1930s period piece set at the intersection of jazz and aristocracy. Chiwetel Ejiofor plays Louis Lester, a black British jazz genius whose career...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 10:49 AM
In past seasons of "Merlin," series lead Colin Morgan has been transformed from his normal, young Merlin, into an elderly version called Emrys through the use of prosthetics.
In "Another's Sorrow," debuting Friday on Syfy, Katie McGrath follows in his...
| May 9, 2013
| 6:53 AM
Merlin and King Arthur may have foiled Morgana's scheme to keep Gwen as her evil minion in Camelot, but the sorceress isn't giving up her undeclared war against Camelot.
In "The Kindness of Strangers," debuting at 9 p.m. CT May 10 on Syfy, Morgana (Katie...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 2:48 PM
There's a reason "Spies of Warsaw" isn't airing as part of PBS' "Masterpiece Theatre."
I expected the two-parter (8 p.m. April 3 and 10, BBC America; 2 stars out of 4) to be a tense thriller, what with the 10th Doctor Who, David Tennant, playing Col....