The Thick of It

The Thick of It

Peter Capaldi, Chris Langham, Chris Addison

Seasons: 1-3

Network: BBC2

Story: Welcome to the Ministry for Social Affairs and Citizenship (DoSAC), a government department barely registering on the Today Programme radar, but high-profile enough to receive the attentions of Malcolm Tucker, the government's director of communications, whose ferocity is only matched by his skill in delivering incredible, foul-mouthed tirades.


The Hour

The Hour

Dominic West, Romola Garai, Ben Whishaw

Seasons: 1-2

Network: BBC2

Story: The Hour takes us behind the scenes of a broadcast news room in London during the mid 50s, with a highly competitive, sharp witted and passionate love triangle at its core. At Lime Grove Studios, the BBC are launching The Hour, a new topical news program. At the heart of the show are three contrasting journalists.


Smallville

Smallville

Tom Welling, Erica Durance, Allison Mack

Seasons: 1-10

Network: The CW

Story: The story of a young Clark Kent in the days before and leading up to his adopting of his "Superman" identity. Clark must deal with a variety of individuals given powers by the green rocks, keep his powers a secret, deal with his friendship with Lex Luthor, and balance the women in his life.