Tag Archives: Ray Donovan

A June to Swoon Over On SoHo

Heading SoHo’s highlights in June is a new series from Robert Kirkman, the creator of The Walking Dead. Outcast, which will replace Fear the Walking Dead 9.30 Mondays from June 6, is billed as “an epic new horror series delving deep into the world of demonic possession”. Cinemax (Strike Back) in the US already has ordered […]

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New to Blu: June 24-30

Sci-fans fans may not have been over the moon about Jupiter Ascending but the Blu-ray is stellar. “Filled with dazzling sci-fi imagery, the film comes to Blu-ray with a spectacular video presentation. “The digital source is clean and crisp throughout, and with the exception of some light noise during dark scenes and a negligible hint […]

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SoHo to Showcase Second Channel in July

Sky will launch a SoHo pop-up channel in July with marathon re-runs of some of its top series. It will run from July 2-August 2 on Channel 210 and screen nightly triple episodes of Ray Donovan (seasons one and two), Masters of Sex (S1-2) and Hell on Wheels (S1-4). Ray Donovan will air from July […]

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HD Highlight: Ray Donovan (Season Two Premiere)

Ray Donovan starts its second season tonight (SoHo, 8.30) as an Emmy contender for best supporting actor in a drama series (Jon Voight). Its Sunday premiere in the US was down on the first season’s but didn’t have the benefit of being launched on the back of a top-rating attraction like the series finale of Dexter. Reviews […]

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New to Blu: TV > June 25-July 1

The year’s most sensational new crime dramas — True Detective and Ray Donovan — can now be investigated on Blu-ray. “With the exception of some fleeting artifacts, True Detective comes to Blu-ray with an impeccable transfer that preserves the show’s powerful visual style.” “Equally impressive is HBO’s DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1 surround track, which masterfully […]

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SoHo Fast Tracks Second Seasons of Showtime Hits

SoHo will screen the latest seasons of Ray Donovan and Masters of Sex within a week of their US broadcasts. Last year three months elapsed between the former’s US and NZ premieres while a month separated the latter’s. Season two of Ray Donovan will screen here from July 16, three days after it goes to air […]

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Getting On Gets On Quick

Sky’s SoHo channel will premiere a comedy from the creators of Big Love within four days of it going to air on HBO. That’s a refreshing change of pace after delaying the launches of too many other shows for too long (Breaking Bad’s fifth season being an honorable exception). Four months elapsed between Ray Donovan’s […]

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Dexter Delay Dogs Boardwalk Bow

Showtime’s pre-emption of Dexter next week for a holiday in the US will delay Boardwalk Empire’s season-four premiere on SoHo by another week. Bad enough that Boardwalk Empire was going to air here two weeks after its HBO debut, anyway. But now we’ll be running three weeks behind the US, with the premiere postponed until […]

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SoHo Too Slow With New Shows?

SoHo at last has announced a premiere date for Ray Donovan. It will go to air here three months after its US debut, on September 29, in The Newsroom’s 8.30 Sunday slot. By then it will have finished its runs not only on Showtime in the US but also SoHo’s pay-TV equivalents in the UK […]

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SoHo No-Shows Get Another Go

HBO and Showtime have ordered further seasons of dramas that are still weeks if not months away from airing on SoHo. True Blood, which has resumed on Prime in SD to predictably low ratings, will be back for a seventh season in 2014 and fixer drama Ray Donovan has been greenlit for a second season […]

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