'A Series of Unfortunate Events' was right to change its finale from the books

The television adaptation of Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events is, much like the books it is based on, true to its name. Most of the action and drama contained in it can be boiled down to a literal series of very unfortunate events that occur in the lives of its heroes, the Baudelaire […]

The best Netflix show you're not watching is coming back on New Year's Day

It’s official: The best Netflix show you’re not watching is coming back on New Year’s Day, and now there’s a trailer for the third season, too.  It’s time for you to start watching Lovesick. There are only two seasons, with 14 episodes, and each one’s around 25-30 minutes. Get it on it now. Here’s the […]

British actor John Hurt says he's 'optimistic' about cancer treatment

LONDON —Veteran British actor John Hurt has said that his cancer treatment is going “terrifically well” and he is feeling optimistic. The 75-year-old actor said in June that he had been diagnosed with early stage pancreatic cancer and was undergoing treatment. See also: Dame Kristin Scott Thomas and Sir John Hurt among New Year’s Honours […]