The Weekly List (21-27 September)

New world dramas

Mary Kills People S2 More4 24/09/2019
My Life Is Murder S1 Alibi 24/09/2019
Glitch S3 Netflix 25/09/2019
Frayed S1 Sky1 26/09/2019
Bard of Blood S1 Netflix 27/09/2019
El Marginal S3 Netflix 27/09/2019
Skylines S1 Netflix 27/09/2019

Continuing subtitled dramas

Darkness: Those Who Kill S2 BBC4 Sat Ep. 7 & 8 (of 8)
Arthdal Chronicles S1 Netflix Sat/Sun Ep. 17 & 18 (of 18)
False Flag S2 FOX UK Sun Ep. 9 (of 10)
Thou Shalt Not Kill S1 More4 Fri Ep. 8 (of 12)
The Flatey Enigma SS BBC Alba Fri Ep. 4 (of 4)
Vagabond S1 Netflix Fri/Sat Ep. 3 & 4 (of 16)

Other continuing world dramas

X Company S2 History Wed Ep. 4 (of 10)

New world dramas – details

Mary Kills People S2 More4 24/09/2019
“Thought-provoking, darkly comic drama about an ER doctor who lives a secret double life”. Caroline Dhavernas stars as an ER doctor who helps terminally ill patients end their lives.

My Life Is Murder S1 Alibi 24/09/2019
“Fearless and playful, she acts on instinct; both avenging angel and a bit of a shit stirrer; deeply empathetic and blunt to the point of rudeness. And with a deeply irreverent sense of humor to boot. Other than the fact her husband died a few years ago, very few people know much about Alexa or why she left the force, rendering this woman a mystery in and of herself. And Alexa can’t resist a mystery, so when former colleague and long-time friend Detective Inspector Kieran Hussey asks her to “consult” on his trickier cases, she seems reluctant. But in truth, she can’t resist. Joining Alexa to solve the unsolvable is the bubbly, sarcastic, ambitious and grounded, Madison. A true extrovert, Madison works as a Data Analyst for the Police and is on hand at Alexa’s call to do what she does best”.

Glitch S3 Netflix 25/09/2019
“A police officer and a doctor face an emotionally charged mystery when six local residents inexplicably return from the dead in peak physical form”.

Frayed S1 Sky1 26/09/2019
“Comedian Sarah Kendall stars in a new Sky original comedy about a fabulously wealthy London housewife forced to return to her Australian hometown”. 

Bard of Blood S1 Netflix 27/09/2019
“Years after a disastrous job in Balochistan, a former Indian spy must confront his past when he returns to lead an unsanctioned hostage-rescue mission”.

El Marginal S3 Netflix 27/09/2019
“While investigating a kidnapping, an ex-cop sent to infiltrate a prison finds himself surrounded by dangerous felons who can’t know his real identity”.

Trailer is in Spanish with no subtitles. Follow the Netflix link for a subtitled trailer.

Skylines S1 Netflix 27/09/2019
“A hip-hop producer gets hurled into the violent world of organized crime when the record label he signs to becomes the center of a deadly drug business”.

Subtitled film list (BBC4, Channel 4 & Film 4)

In Order of Disappearance (Norway, 2014) Sat/Sun, BBC2
The Seventh Seal (Sweden, 1957) Sun, BBC4
Clash (Egypt, 2016) Wed, Film4

For details of the new British and US shows starting this week see here.

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