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Review: The Fall (S2 E6/6), Thursday 19th December, BBC1

We were certainly kept waiting for the big face-to face encounter for Det Stella Gibson (Gillian Anderson) and Paul Spector (Jamie Dornan), an encounter that has bubbled menacingly – almost taunting us – for two series now. 933 more words

British Crime Drama

The Fall

Another night, another telly programme, another emotional rollercoaster. 179 more words


The Fall season 2 finale: A frustratingly slow and bloody ending

Season 2 of The Fall has just finished, but what was the outcome for DSI Gibson and serial killer Paul Spector?

The second series of the show, starring queen of the monotone Gillian Anderson and king of scruffy-looking hot guys Jamie Dornan, has had its moments, but overall has been a bit of a disappointment compared to its predecessor. 1,212 more words


The Fall of Paul Spector

This  essay-review contains a great deal of spoilers.

This is the face of a man that will soon be in many fantasies as Christian Gray but that is nothing compared to the character of Paul Spector – a fascinating serial killer who will remain a perfect mystery. 1,196 more words


The Fall Y'All

Granted, the second series of BBC crime drama The Fall did start rather disappointingly.

The first season was a nerve-racking cat-and-mouse game between homely serial killer Paul Spector ( 281 more words


Defining Roles - Gillian Anderson

For the second in my series of Defining Roles posts, after starting with Benedict Cumberbatch, I wanted the next post to focus on an actress who I’ve admired for most of my life and who continues to do brilliant and varied work and that’s Gillian Anderson. 908 more words


The Civil Shortlist – 2014

Well the plays have been revisited, the little grey cells put back into action and the oracle consulted. In short and without further ado, Civilian Theatre is proud to present the runners and riders in the second annual shortlist for The Civil Awards. 382 more words