Reviews of the first series of Survivors DVD release appear in SFX (No 180, March 2009), SciFi Now (Issue 25, February-March 2009) and DeathRay (No 17, February-March 2009). DeathRay‘s Guy Haley concludes his review with a call to the BBC to: “Bring it back as soon as, Auntie, because this is the best SF treat… Read More Survivors series one: DVD reviews
The Winter 2008 edition of DeathRay includes a two-page review of episode one of the new series of Survivors, by Guy Haley (awarding it four-stars – which is a rating of ‘Excellent’). ***SPOILERS*** Inevitably, this review (which is only available in print in the magazine) reveals numerous plot and character details. Please note: Although the… Read More DeathRay – episode one review
The Winter 2008 edition of DeathRay magazine (which is now publishing quarterly rather than monthly) includes a six-page feature on Survivors. ‘At World’s End’, by Thom Hutchinson, includes interview material from Julie Graham, Shaun Dingwall, Paterson Joseph, Zoe Tapper, Phillip Rhys, Nikki Amuka-Bird, Chahak Patel, and showrunner Adrian Hodges, and is illustrated with BBC stills.
A mini-interview with Adrian Hodges, the lead scriptwriter on the new series of Survivors, appears in the February 2008 issue of DeathRay. Several key facts emerge: Hodges has ‘very strong memories’ of watching the original series in his student days It was the BBC that suggested that Hodges pitch the idea of a Survivors remake… Read More DeathRay – mini-interview with new series scriptwriter Adrian Hodges