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“Ripley”: “Fleabag” Star Andrew Scott Set as Tom Ripley for Showtime Series

Riding high off the series’ huge Emmy Awards success, Fleabag co-star Andrew Scott will be venturing into the world of Patricia Highsmith’s bestselling Tom Ripley novels for Showtime‘s drama series adaptation Ripley. The eight-episode order stems from Oscar and Golden Globe winner and Emmy nominee Steven Zaillian (Schindler’s List, The Night Of), who is set […]

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“Fleabag” Creator Phoebe Waller-Bridge Signs Overall Amazon Studios Deal

Fresh off her multiple wins at the Emmy Awards, Phoebe Waller-Bridge has signed an overall production deal with Amazon Studios. This is no surprise considering Fleabag has been a huge hit and cultural touchstone. It and The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel have won Amazon Studios multiple Emmys and helped define the identity of the streaming service. […]

“Fleabag” Series 2 has the Same Story as a Movie by Tarantino’s Favourite Director

“Fleabag”: Phoebe Waller-Bridge’s Path to World Conquest Now Includes 4 Emmy Wins

Phoebe Waller-Bridge won Best Comedy Writing and Best Actress in a Comedy for Fleabag tonight at the Emmy Awards. The series also won for Best Comedy Series and director Harry Bradbeer won Best Directing for a Comedy Series. That’s four-for-four with Fleabag – “The Little British Feminist Comedy That Could.” Not bad for what started […]

The 2019 Emmys and Bleeding Cool's First Fleabag Article Three Years Ago...

The 2019 Emmys and Bleeding Cool’s First Fleabag Article Three Years Ago…

Over three years ago, Bleeding Cool ran its first article about the BBC3 show Fleabag, by Phoebe Waller-Bridge. Titled ‘And With That Final Episode, Fleabag Becomes The Finest TV Drama Of 2016‘, I wrote, And because it has been picked up by Amazon Prime in the USA, about to drop all six episodes in three weeks […]


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“One-Punch Man” vs. “Aggretsuko”? How This “Anime War” Is Just the Opening Salvo in a Bigger Streaming Battle [OPINION]

Anime streaming service Crunchyroll and Viz Europe Media Group signed a partnership agreement on Friday. This links Crunchyroll’s global platform of 50 million users with Viz Media’s European network of distributors, licenses and partners under one umbrella – impressive enough to even make One-Punch Man superhero Saitama smile. Crunchyroll is owned by WarnerMedia, which is […]





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“Good Omens” & “Fleabag”: Amazon Prime Video Would Welcome Series Returns

If anyone was expecting a quiet Saturday out of Amazon Prime Video, then they were sadly mistaken. During their turn at the Television Critics Association‘s (TCA) summer press event, the streamer made a number of big announcements. Sci-fi drama The Expanse was given a fifth season pick-up months ahead of its Season 4 debut, while […]

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“Crashing” is “Fleabag” Creator Phoebe Waller-Bridge’s “Lost” Series Gem

I recently discovered Crashing, the forgotten sitcom that Fleabag creator Phoebe Waller-Bridge created and wrote. Most of us are familiar with Waller-Bridge as the insanely talented writer and actor responsible for the brilliant series Fleabag and Killing Eve. The former’s premiere on BBC3 in 2016 heralded Waller-Bridge’s arrival as a singular talent. She displayed a […]



The Name’s Bag. Fleabag: Phoebe Waller-Bridge to Punch Up New James Bond Script?

The Name’s Bag. Fleabag: Phoebe Waller-Bridge to Punch Up ‘Bond 25’ Script?

“The name’s Bag. Fleabag.” According to a report from The Guardian, current Toast of the Culturati Fleabag star and creator Phoebe Waller-Bridge has been approached to rewrite the screenplay of Bond 25. Apparently, they want her trademark quirky wit and absurdity to punch up the script for the Cary Joji Fukunaga-directed film. Fleabag, in case […]

Fleabags Shoutout to Her Editor, Gary Dollinger, in Final Episode

Fleabag Shouts Out to Editor Gary Dollner in Final Episode

I have not been backward about coming forward about my utter love for the second and final series of BBC’s Fleabag, which aired on BBC Three and BBC1 earlier this week. I’ve called it the best drama in the history of the medium and I am not backing down from that. I was thankfully able […]


‘Killing Eve’ Season 2: Eve’s “No Feelings” for Villanelle On Display in New Trailer [VIDEO]

With BBC America and AMC’s Killing Eve less than a month away from its April 7th return, viewers are getting a fresh look at Phoebe Waller-Bridge‘s award-winning ratings juggernaut’s second season – and it appears that Villanelle (Jodie Comer) is still feeling the “impact” of her season-ending “quality time” with Eve (Sandra Oh).  In the following official trailer “Quiet,” we […]


Killing Eve Season 2: First-Look Images Reveal Villanelle’s Fate, Not Much Else

BBC America‘s Killing Eve returns this spring for a second season – with everyone’s favorite Russian serial killer in tow! Well… maybe not everyone since she did kill an awful lot of people during the first season. But as we can see from these exclusive first-look images from our fine friends at Entertainment Weekly, Villanelle (Jodie […]