Mondays’ “Marilyn Munster found, Martin Sheen to play Charlie Sheen’s dad and a Community feud” news

Doctor Who



  • Trailer for Seth MacFarlane’s Ted with Mark Wahlberg and Mila Kunis

International TV


  • Friday ratings: 2012 gets nearly 1m viewers
  • No new Stewart Lee’s Comedy Vehicle until 2014
  • Imogen Thomas to guest on Shameless as herself [NSFW]
  • Universal acquires Breakout Kings [subscription required]


US TV pilots

  • Charity Wakefield to play Marilyn Munster on Mockingbird Lane
  • Sara Rue joins Jimmy Fallon comedy pilot
  • FX developing Inside, produced by Philip Seymour Hoffman


  • I’m Rob Buckley, a journalist who writes for UK media magazines that most people have never heard of although you might have heard me on the podcast Lockdown Land or Radio 5 Live’s Saturday Edition or Afternoon Edition. I’ve edited Dreamwatch, Sprocket and Cambridge Film Festival Daily; been technical editor for TV producers magazine Televisual; reviewed films for the short-lived newspaper Cambridge Insider; written features for the even shorter-lived newspaper Soho Independent; and was regularly sarcastic about television on the blink-and-you-missed-it “web site for urban hedonists” The Tribe. Since going freelance, I've contributed to the likes of Broadcast, Total Content + Media, Action TV, Off The Telly, Action Network, TV Scoop and The Custard TV.