By James Whittington, Sunday 25th November 2018
NCIS is more than just an action drama. With liberal doses of humour, it's a show that focuses on the sometimes complex and always amusing dynamics of a team forced to work together in high-stress situations.
NCIS Special Agent Leroy Jethro Gibbs, a former Marine gunnery sergeant whose skills as an investigator are unmatched, leads this troupe of colorful personalities. The team includes NCIS Special Agent Anthony DiNozzo, an ex-homicide detective whose instincts in the field are unparalleled and whose quick wit and humorous take on life make him a team favourite, and NCIS Special Agent Timothy McGee, an MIT graduate whose brilliance with computers far overshadows his insecurities in the field.
Assisting the team is the youthful and energetic forensic specialist Abby Sciuto, a talented scientist whose sharp mind matches her Goth style and eclectic tastes, medical examiner Dr. Donald "Ducky" Mallard, who knows it all because he's seen it all – and he's not afraid to let you know it – and Ducky's protégé, Assistant Medical Examiner Jimmy Palmer.
NCIS Season 11 starts December 3rd at 11pm.
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Posted on Saturday 1st August 2020
The name Richard Wolf may not spring to mind when you think of the world of television drama, but if we mention the series Law & Order then you will start to appreciate what a small screen legend he is.
Dick, as he is known to his friends, cut his TV teeth as a writer for the hit cop series Hill Street Blues as well as Miami Vice, and quickly became established as a prolific and exceptionally reliable creative. But it would be his creation, Law & Order that would earn him global recognition. Fact fans might like to know the theme for Law & Order was composed by Mike Post, the same person who write the theme for Hill Street Blues!
Starting in 1990 and running for 20 seasons and ...SHARE: READ MORE The Fugitive: Will he be caught this August?
Posted on Wednesday 22nd July 2020
The chase continues in August as The Fugitive: Season 2 comes to CBS Justice.
Dr. Richard Kimble (David Janssen) tried, convicted and sentenced to death for the murder of his wife, escapes from custody after a train wreck and becomes a fugitive. While on the run, he is pursued by Lt. Philip Gerad, as he searches for the one-armed man he believes murdered his wife.
Season 2 begins with the possibility that Kimble could have his conviction quashed but his legal advice comes from a lawyer who has had his licence to practice revoked! Will Kimble pursue this or should he remain on the run?
The Fugitive: Season 2 begins 24th August on CBS Justice.... SHARE: READ MORE Will you catch The Fugitive in July?
Posted on Sunday 21st June 2020
The classic, monochrome masterpiece from Quinn Martin productions, The Fugitive begins on CBS Justice on 13th July.
Originally running from 1963 till 1967 and boasting 120 episodes, the series takes the cat-and-mouse thriller genre up a notch and made global stars of its main cast.
Dr. Richard Kimble (David Janssen) tried, convicted and sentenced to death for the murder of his wife, escapes from custody after a train wreck and becomes a fugitive. While on the run, he is pursued by Lt. Philip Gerad (Barry Morse), as he searches for the one-armed man he believes murdered his wife.
Regularly voted as one of the best TV series of all time, The Fugitive became "must-see TV...SHARE: READ MORE In the city that never sleeps...the crime doesn't stop! CSI: NY Season 2 in June
Posted on Sunday 17th May 2020
The CSIs have relocated to the Manhattan high rise which includes new labs and office equipment with state-of-the art technology, that's the starting point for the acclaimed drama series CSI: NY.
After expressing his interest in moving out of the coroner's office, Dr. Sheldon Hawkes moves out of the basement and into the field. This season, CSI: NY team loses one of its own.
Season Two opens with Mac and Dr. Hawkes investigating why an expert skyscraper climber plunged to his death whilst climbing the Empire State Building. Stella and Danny investigate the murder of a New York fashion designer while wearing an eight million dollar bra from his own collection, and an emotional Aiden...SHARE: READ MORE Perry Mason - A brief history of law!
Posted on Sunday 19th April 2020
It's the legal drama that set the bench-mark for all others and made a global star of its lead. Running from 1957 until 1966, Perry Mason gripped nations around the world, gave Raymond Burr the character he would be forever identified with and ran longer than any other legal based drama.
Perry Mason was created by Erle Stanley Gardner who first brought the brilliant criminal-defense lawyer to life in 1933 in the book The Case of the Velvet Claws. Mason would go on to appear in over 80 books and was soon adapted for radio and movies, but it was when the character came to TV that Mason become a phenomenon.
The cases were usually won by way of pivotal confessions of witnesse...SHARE: READ MORE Perry Mason opens more cases in April
Posted on Monday 30th March 2020
A long-running drama series which spawned a series of over three dozen telefilms, Perry Mason was based on Erle Stanley Gardner´s many novels about a brilliant defense lawyer and his staff that solved many a crime with surprise witnesses and stern cross-examinations.
Filmed almost exclusively in the Los Angeles area, Raymond Burr had Gardner's seal of approval in the role. The cases were usually won by way of pivotal confessions of witnesses, solicited by Perry Mason (Burr's) surgeon-like examination or with last-minute, key evidence brought into the courtroom by private investigator, Paul Drake (William Hopper). Della Street (Barbara Hale), Perry´s faithful secretary, was always at Perry's side in the cou...SHARE: READ MORE This March on CBS Justice: Scorpion Season 4
Posted on Wednesday 26th February 2020
Scorpion is a high-octane drama about eccentric genius Walter O’Brien and his team of brilliant misfits who are the last line of defense against complex, high-tech threats of the modern age. As Homeland Security's think tank, O’Brien’s Team Scorpion includes Toby Curtis, an expert behaviorist who can read anyone; his new wife, Happy Quinn, a mechanical prodigy; and Sylvester Dodd, a statistics guru. Pooling their extensive technological knowledge to solve mind-boggling predicaments amazes federal agent Cabe Gallo.
However, while this socially awkward group is comfortable with one another's humor and quirks, life outside their circle confounds them. They rely on Paige Dineen to translate the world for t...SHARE: READ MORE Brand new to CBS Justice Perry Mason Season 9
Posted on Friday 31st January 2020
Perry Mason is the long-running drama series which spawned a series of over three dozen telefilms, Perry Mason was based on Erle Stanley Gardner´s many novels about a brilliant defense lawyer and his staff that solved many a crime with surprise witnesses and stern cross-examinations. Filmed almost exclusively in the Los Angeles area, Raymond Burr had Gardner's seal of approval in the role.
The cases were usually won by way of pivotal confessions of witnesses, solicited by Perry Mason (Burr's) surgeon-like examination or with last-minute, key evidence brought into the courtroom by private investigator, Paul Drake (William Hopper). Della Street (Barbara Hale), Perry´s faithful secretary, was always at Pe...SHARE: READ MORE CBS Justice +1 coming to Freeview channel 69!
Posted on Tuesday 7th January 2020
Tired of missing your favourite CBS Justice series?
Well, from January 7th you have the chance to catch up as CBS Justice +1 launches on Freeview channel 69.SHARE: READ MORE PICK OF THE WEEK
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