Paul Abbott

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Noomi Rapace (right) and Chris Messina star in revenge drama The Secrets We Keep, one of 30 Sky Original films this year.

Sky has stepped up its investment in film and scripted television production as it seeks to lessen its reliance on key deals with rivals in the fierce(...)

Fans of TV3’s Red Rock have been waiting all summer to find out who killed Brian McGonigle, played by Sean Mahon.

So, who killed Brian? Red Rock’s principal baddie, played malevolently by Sean Mahon, was dispatched to soap hell at the end of the last season and (...)

Panti Bliss. The Queen of Ireland. Rory O'Neill. Directed by Conor Horgan

A colleague recently complained about the dilution of Irish art. Work, he reckons, is being workshopped to death; collaborations are sluicing away th(...)

Dementiaville turns out to be, not exactly uplifting – who could spin that one? – but undeniably positive. We’re living longer, and with that medical miracle comes the medical mystery that is dementia.

You can guess what you’re going to get from Dementiaville (Channel 4, Thursday), so you steel yourself to watch, thinking that if it’s Thursday it’(...)

McDreamy’s final moments:  Patrick Dempsey as Dr Derek  Shepherd in Grey’s Anatomy

As Meredith would say in that upwardly inflected way of hers, “Seriously? Derek?” As decade-long fans of the goings-on in the emergency department of (...)

Moles in MI5: Tom Hughes as Joe Lambe in the BBC spy drama The Game

Ready the spy cameras, dust off those tape recorders with spools the size of hubcaps, dim the skies to a sludgy grey: the cold war is on screen again.(...)

Closed Circuit

British film and television has – in the decades after The Parallax View and All the President’s Men – proved every bit as keen on conspiracy theories(...)