A vaguely interesting concept becomes a true mess
by JOHN VINCENT
Filming set to begin in January for 10-episode fourth season on Starz!
Capt. Jack Harkness is certainly going to need a strong dustbuster to pick up these pieces. When "Torchwood" returns next summer for "The New World," the omnisexual time agent will find his government entity established by Queen Victoria to be nothing more than legend, with some interest coming f ...Read More
Series lost its character in American version, according to series writer
"Torchwood" has generated fond feelings from fans over four seasons of work, but reports show that a revival of the series is not likely in this timeline. Series writer Chris Chibnall recently revealed that he feels "Torchwood" lost some of its character when it left its “brilliantly odd” Wel ...Read More
PLUS: Are more 'Doctor Who' spin-offs in the works?
It might not have produced the viewership Starz had hoped for when it first picked up the "Doctor Who" spinoff from Fox's un-produced pilot cemetery, but there is still a chance that "Torchwood" could come back. All it will take is creator Russell T. Davies to signal he's ready for a return. C ...Read More
Eve Myles says what we may have already known: everything is on hold
If you're looking to see when "Torchwood" will be available on your television dial in 2012, you might want to look for something else. As expected, there is no movement behind producing more "Torchwood," either by BBC or its new American home Starz, which aired "Miracle Day" last year. And no ...Read More
'Star Trek: The Next Generation' alum talks upcoming 'Eureka' arc
Child actors have a rough time when they become adults, mostly because of Hollywood's love to typecast. But there are probably few child actors who had it as rough as Wil Wheaton. Seriously, how many child actors (besides Michelle Trachtenberg) played a character fans despised and hoped they wou ...Read More
Eve Myles tells reporters the toughest is yet to come for her character
During the "Children of Earth" mini-season, John Barrowman's Capt. Jack Harkness had to make a few very difficult decisions -- one ultimately leading to the death of his young grandson. But just because "Torchwood" has moved to the United States, it doesn't mean life will get easier. In fact, it ...Read More
Nick Chase gives his view of the latest 'Torchwood' offering
This review may contain spoilers. Now that the remaining members of Torchwood are together again and we can assume that everyone who’s never heard of Torchwood before knows enough to get going, episode two of "Torchwood: Miracle Day" starts us moving down the story track. As the episode st ...Read More
'Torchwood' is awesome, but its Welsh charm has been destroyed to make way for American values
The twenty-first century is when everything changes ... The re-invigoration of "Doctor Who" proved one thing for U.K. television channels: there is still a market for homegrown science-fiction. Almost as if testing the waters, BBC launched "Torchwood" -- an adult-themed series based in the "Do ...Read More
Creator Russell T. Davies doesn't do it on purpose, however
Whether it's paying closer attention to our children (who happened to be possessed by aliens) or watching as not a single person on the planet die, Russell T. Davies always seems to be able to inject a little bit of reality into "Torchwood." And we'll see a little reality make its way into "Torc ...Read More
As a "Torchwood" fan from the beginning, I'm excited that Starz has joined forces with BBC Worldwide to bring us a fourth season of the popular "Doctor Who" spinoff.
As a "Torchwood" fan from the beginning, I'm excited that Starz has joined forces with BBC Worldwide to bring us a fourth season of the popular "Doctor Who" spinoff. There's Capt. Jack Harkness (John Barrowman), Gwen Cooper (Eve Myles) and a host of new and fascinating characters, all trying to f ...Read More