Category Archives: Television

Something Neat XXXIX: The Reporter by Peter May Pt 2

Back in 2014, RFodchuk posted (link here) a Something Neat about Peter May‘s novel “The Reporter”, based on the television series “The Standard“.  “The Standard” has been a bit of fixation around here as it is a series we both … Continue reading

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Analysis of a Scene XXXIV: A Library Tryst in “Boon: In It for the Monet”

And now for something completely different!  In 1989, Patrick Malahide played the caddish Art History professor, Dr. Michael Harrison, in the S04E07 episode of “Boon”, titled “In It for the Monet“.   The eponymous Ken Boon (Michael Elphick), a retired firefighter … Continue reading

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If Malahide Characters Went Halloweening…

It’s almost Halloween, so Fearless Admin and I decided it was time for something a little silly:  how would various Malahide characters enjoy Halloween?  Or would they?    Or would they mostly use it as an opportunity to terrorize all the … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide as Dirk-Brown in “Smack and Thistle”

In 1991 Patrick Malahide appeared as gangster turned business man Terrence Dirk-Brown in the TV movie “Smack and Thistle”. It is an interesting film that effectively combines crime, humour and romance. RF:  It was a complete surprise that we actually … Continue reading

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Historical Figures (Played by Patrick Malahide)

Admin and I realized the other day that Patrick Malahide has played a number of historical characters in his career, with quite a bit of attention paid as to portraying them as accurately as possible.  We thought it would be … Continue reading

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Patrick Malahide to Talk About The Changing Spaces of Television Acting

This is super exciting!  On October 6, Patrick Malahide will be taking part in a book launch for Richard Hewett’s “The Changing Spaces of Television Acting” at HOME in Manchester.  Details here.  Quoted from the link: You are invited to … Continue reading

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Happy International Coffee Day!

Happy International Coffee Day from the Appreciation!

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Patrick Malahide in Drama Connections: The Singing Detective

In 2005, Patrick Malahide took part in “Drama Connections“, a program that looks at highly regarded and ground-breaking television dramas, to discuss his work in “The Singing Detective“. This was the second “Drama Connections” episode Mr. Malahide participated in as … Continue reading

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Favouritest Grabs Ever – Eighth Edition

It’s been a rough couple of months in the world, so Admin and I thought we’d lighten things up a bit by selecting another set of our Favouritest Grabs.  As usual, these are grabs of Mr. Malahide’s performances that we … Continue reading

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Questions We’d Like to Ask… Malahide Characters

A couple of years ago, Fearless Admin and I wrote about some questions we’d like to ask Mr. Malahide.  Admin recently had the great idea of expanding that notion a little further:  what about questions we’d like to ask Mr. … Continue reading

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