Tag Archives: British TV

July 09


SKINS FIRE – A REVIEW. Here are additional thoughts via Digital Spy. It’s fitting that this final series of Skins is comprised of three two-parters, since the show has always somewhat relied on a two-act structure. The first series of any ‘Generation’ was always about ‘actions’ – wild parties, hedonism, casual sex – and the […]

July 07

Why I loved Chris from “Skins”

Chris Miles from “Skins” has to be one of my favorite TV characters of all time. Then again, as a disclaimer, I love all British television. But I digress, back to Chris Miles… The character is the opposite of me and I loved living vicariously through his spontaneous take of life. Chris is often irresponsible, […]

July 07

Remembering “Queer as Folk”

With “Skins” and “Packed to the Rafters” ending, I am getting sentimental about my television. Some boys had baseball cards growing up, I had my TV cards and TV Guides that charted the history of this wonderful medium. For me no shows were more important in high school and college than “Queer as Folk” UK […]

June 03

The Final Season of Skins “Time Changes Everyone”

Last Friday we got our first look at a batch of new promo images for the forthcoming 7th and final season of the UK series Skins. Today the official trailer for the final season of “Skins” has been released. The teen drama will air three new episodes – Skins Rise, Skins Fire and Skins Pure […]

June 02

My Love of British Television

I love British television – which was evident in my previous post – The British Invasion of the Laptop. Also, I love my friends. Why not combine my two passions into a graphic.