Posts Tagged ‘showcase’

Showcase’s Marvel’s Runaways Offers A Solid Introduction

by Garyon November 24, 2017
Showcase’s Marvel’s Runaways isn’t hiding its core premise: what happens when a group of teenagers discover that their parents are evil. It’s right there in the show’s synopsis. But that isn’t the only storyline in Showcase’s Marvel’s Runaways. Ultimately, the show is a coming of age story, except instead of growing up and developing into adults, […]

Working Against Time: Travelers’ Enrico Colantoni

by Garyon October 21, 2017
Travelers exploded into season 2 last week (if you missed the season premiere you can catch it Oct 21st at 10, or Oct 22 at 4:30 on Showcase) and introduced Vincent, played by veteran Canadian actor Enrico Colantoni. This article does not contain spoilers. “Vincent brings conflict,” Colantoni said from Toronto. “[But he also] brings […]

Nesta Cooper Kicks The Future in The Face: Travelers S2

by Garyon October 13, 2017
Nesta Cooper is earnestly Canadian as she talks about season two of Travelers, premiering on Showcase on Monday, October 16th. What can we expect from Season 2? Well “[m]ore” mindblowingness” she exclaims on the phone, clearly just as excited for the show’s season two return as is its rabid fan base. “The first five minutes of […]

Is Showcase’s Halcyon the Natural Evolution of Television?

by Garyon March 25, 2017
Picture this: a murder is committed; an iconoclastic genius is found dead in his home. This man has revolutionized the modern world with his innovative approach to virtual reality, and now he’s dead. With Halcyon, not only do you get to watch the mystery unfold, if you have a Samsung Gear VR, you can jack […]

Incorporated is a Dark Vision of Humanity

by Garyon November 30, 2016
Our future is in peril; look no further than rising global temperatures, extinction of species, and massive unrest in countries worldwide. Incorporated, executive produced by Matt Damon and Ben Affleck and premiering tonight on Showcase in Canada, and SyFy in the United States, paints a post apocalyptic world in this vein. Governments around the globe […]

Travelers: The Future is Now

by Garyon September 4, 2016
Travelers looks like it’s going to be a great show, full of intrigue, tension, and strong characters. In some ways, that it’s so great, is ironic. It’s ironic because the show (on Netflix in the US and Showcase in Canada) has a bright future, which is a stark contrast to the future of its characters. […]

Outlander Episode 10: A Wind of Liberties

by Elodie Peyranoon April 13, 2015
It may be one of the most awaited passage of the season; bringing in a famous character from the novel, episode 10 of Outlander offers lots of surprise as it takes liberties being at some point totally different than the book. For the best or for the worst? It is common knowledge that adapting a […]

The Honeymoon is Over for Outlander

by Elodie Peyranoon April 5, 2015
After a long break, Outlander is coming back for a second part of 8 episodes. Following up the crucial cliffhanger of the mid-season “The Reckoning” made it quite clear that the beautiful time of honeymoon is definitely over for Claire and Jamie and that nothing will be the same anymore. It’s the day of reckoning […]

Showcase Announces Final Season of Lost Girl

by Steph Mernaghon August 25, 2014
Today, Showcase revealed that the previously announced fifth season of Lost Girl will wrap up the fan-favourite series.

Interview with Rachel Nichols

by Steph Mernaghon March 14, 2014
On the cusp of Continuum‘s third season, we had the chance to catch up with the wonderful Rachel Nichols, who plays the lead character Kiera Cameron on the show.