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Andrew De Angelis Talks Killjoys “O Mother, Where Art Thou?” [Exclusive]

Andrew De Angelis is one of the Killjoys writers who joined the show in the third season and stayed on through the end of the series (which is shooting now and will air next summer). Last season, he wrote “Necropolis Now,” and this past Friday, brought us his second episode, […]

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Hannah John-Kamen Talks Dual Roles and Love Stories in Killjoys [Exclusive]

When I visited the Killjoys set in March, I sat down for a one-on-one with Hannah John-Kamen, and we chatted about her creation of two distinct characters with Dutch and Aneela and the evolution of those characters’ relationships with Delle Seyah and the Jaqobis brothers. (You can see our discussion […]

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Castle Rock’s “Past Perfect” is Super InTENSE

After an episode like “The Queen” which delved deep into a single character to deliver a one-of-a-kind expository bombshell of a narrative (but which only advanced the active plot by about fifteen minutes from the end of “Filter“) there was a lot of ground to make up and, in some […]

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Julie Puckrin Talks Killjoys Season 4 and “Baby, Face Killer” [Exclusive]

[Warning: General spoilers for “Baby, Face Killer.] Julie Puckrin is one of the Killjoys writers who joined the show in Season 3 and stayed on through the end of the series. Last season, she gifted us with “Heist, Heist Baby.” This past Friday, her latest episode, “Baby, Face Killer,” had […]

Thom Allison Talks About Playing the Chameleon Pree in Killjoys [Exclusive]
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Thom Allison Talks About Playing the Chameleon Pree in Killjoys [Exclusive]

[Warning: General spoilers ahead.] Pree is undoubtedly a fan favorite, and tonight’s episode of Killjoys afforded Thom Allison the opportunity to go all in, and out, in the hunt to find his missing husband, Gared. Next week, he really gets to take the gloves off. Yesterday I chatted with Allison […]

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Netflix’s Sacred Games Is the Thriller We’ve Been Craving

Summer’s final binge-watch: Sacred Games breathes new life into the TV thriller genre. Much to my dismay, I’ve noticed that some of the leaves on the tree in my neighborhood are starting to change color. The days are getting shorter. The pools will be closing in a few short weeks. […]

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It’s The Kid vs. “The Queen” of Castle Rock

WOW. I don’t even know where to start. This episode blew my mind. There’s genius embedded in every shot and phrase. Once again, the title plays with meaning. Remember, in chess, the queen moves in ALL DIRECTIONS. As the queen of the Castle Rock board, Ruth Deaver’s mind takes her […]

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Castle Rock’s “Filter” Amplifies the Town’s Potential For Tragedy

So much of Castle Rock’s strength lies in its atmosphere. There is a sense of anticipation, of foreboding, of waiting. There is a feeling that some presence in the town is always watching, always listening. This is not a town that lets you get comfortable and complacent. We start with […]

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Nikolijne Troubetzkoy Talks Killjoys Season 4 [Exclusive]

[Warning: MAJOR Spoilers ahead for tonight’s episode of Killjoys.] Tonight’s Killjoys episode was a mother of an episode, with a lot going on, not the least of which involved Delle Seyah having her intergalactic test tube baby. She and Johnny were also essentially killed, cleansed, and rebooted. For those keeping […]

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For Each “Harvest” There Must Be Sacrifice in Castle Rock

There’s a point in any sort of horror-thriller narrative where the pace begins to pick up dramatically, the first drop of the roller coaster which will drive the action for the rest of the season. At this point, the pieces are in place. The players have been introduced. The danger […]