Category Archives: Drama

Analysis of a Scene XXXVII: A Blackheath Vinegar Valentine

A Vinegar Valentine, Blackheath Style For Valentine’s, RFodchuk and I thought it would be fun to do a slightly different spin for the special day. Taking inspiration from the less-than-romantic Victorian “vinegar Valentine” we’ve chosen to celebrate that conniving courting … Continue reading

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The Writing on the Wall by Patrick Malahide

In 1996 a four part series titled “The Writing on the Wall” aired on BBC1 written by a certain P. G. Duggan. Of course, P. G. Duggan is in fact Patrick Malahide writing under his real name of P(atrick) G(erald) … Continue reading

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Analysis of a Scene XXXVI: Cooking with George Cornelius in “Luther”

With the very welcome news that Mr. Malahide will be returning as genial gangster George Cornelius in the new series of “Luther“, Admin and I thought we should revisit one of our favourite George C. scenes.  In S04E02, DCI John … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide to Return as George Cornelius

Excellent news!  Patrick Malahide will return to a new series of “Luther” as that charming gangster George Cornelius.  From the BBC website: The Golden Globe and SAG Award-winner actor Idris Elba returns to his iconic role as DCI John Luther, … Continue reading

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Wished for Roles 14: Historical Figures

Having had fun covering our favorite Historical Figures played by Patrick Malahide, RFodchuk and I thought we’d have a go discussing some other real life historical characters that we’d love to see Mr. Malahide portray.  He gives a lot to … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide Talks About Ghosts!

On the BBC Radio 4 Podcast “Front Row” (episode link here) they talked a bit about the fascinating subject of theatre ghosts.  Patrick Malahide described a weird and possibly supernatural encounter he had 25 years ago at the Bristol Old … Continue reading

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It’s a Meme! 48 – Christmas Edition

RF:  Merry Christmas from the Appreciation!  🙂 Admin:  Merry Christmas everybody! 🙂

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Malahide Characters’ Ideal Christmas

As we approach Christmas, RFodchuk and I thought it would be fun to think about what sort of Christmas activities and traditions our favourite Patrick Malahide characters might indulge in.  Are they as jolly and loving as Saint Nick himself … Continue reading

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Mortal Engines Teaser Trailer

Finally! The teaser trailer has been released on YouTube.  It can also be seen at some showings of the new “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” film, but that seems hit and miss.  Right now it is just a teaser trailer, … Continue reading

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Happy International Tea Day!

Happy International Tea Day from the Appreciation!

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