By James W, Sunday 11th February 2018
From Monday 12th February at 8pm, viewers will be able to relive multi award-winning series ER from the very beginning. See how regular cast members including George Clooney, Julianna Margulies and Noah Wyle first won over audiences in the 1990s as the emergency room physicians and staff at Chicago’s County General Hospital, when the beloved hospital drama receives its network premiere on CBS Drama.
In season 1, a Chicago building collapses, and everyone in the ER must overcome their personal dramas to save lives in a crisis, Dr. Ross works up the nerve to visit Carol eight weeks after her attempted suicide, and Dr. Lewis is confronted by a private physician concerning her risky treatment of a heart patient.
Later that evening at 10pm, iconic ‘80s saga Dynasty returns to CBS Drama in all its extravagant glory. Sporting big hair and even bigger shoulder pads, Joan Collins and Linda Evans shocked and enthralled audiences as cat-fighting socialites Krystle and Alexis, members of feuding families the Carringtons and the Colbys, while John Forsythe took on the role of the wealthy patriarch at the head of them both, Blake Carrington.
In the first season Krystle prepares to marry Blake but Matthew Blaisdel, a former lover, returns to town and causes her second thoughts. Blake’s estranged son Steven returns home for the ceremony, as does rebellious daughter Fallon, who objects to the union.
Monday 12th February will also see the network premiere of long-running gameshow Wheel of Fortune with Season 32 taking on the 5pm and 5:30pm weekdays slot in double bills.
Created by Merv Griffin in 1975 as an NBC daytime show, Wheel of Fortune is based on the popular game “Hangman.” Pat Sajak and Vanna White have hosted the show since its debut in syndication in 1983. Jim Thornton became the show’s announcer in 2011.
Three contestants compete by spinning The Wheel and calling out consonants for money or prizes. Once a contestant has earned money by spinning The Wheel and calling out a correct consonant, they are able to buy vowels for $250 each. The contestant who has won the most cash and prizes at the end of the main game is the big winner and plays in the “Bonus Round” for additional prizes.
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Posted on Sunday 25th November 2018
Weekdays at 2pm from December 17th, CBS Drama will be getting you in the Christmas spirit with a selection of movies that would warm even Scrooge's stone-cold heart! Movies include:
A Town without Christmas where a child's letter to Santa Claus captures the nation's attention. When young Chris writes that he wishes to leave this world so he will no longer be a burden to his divorcing parents, a race begins to find him before he harms himself. Then in Finding John Christmas Max, the Christmas angel, returns in a new story as he attempts to reunite a fallen hero with his family and bring dreams back into the life of a nurse struggling to save her E.R. from being closed.
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Posted on Tuesday 30th October 2018
The multi award-winning ER explores the lives of the dedicated physicians and staff of an overburdened Chicago emergency room. These medical professionals remain determined to save lives in a place where nothing is taken for granted and nothing is certain… Nothing except that another desperate person will be rushed through the emergency room door in the next moment, in need of their help.
At the start of Season 3, Jeanie discovers she is HIV positive but refuses to disclose her status to the hospital. Her former lover, Dr. Peter Benton, tests negative. Having recently graduated from medical school, Carter now works as a surgical intern under Benton. Greene and Lewis's mutual attract...SHARE: READ MORE Dynasty - The final season!
Posted on Tuesday 30th October 2018
This hugely popular prime-time soap opera follows the exploits of the Carringtons and Colbys, both "oil-rich" family dynasties in Denver, Colorado, as they accrue and manipulate power and wealth.
In ninth and final season, Alexis is comforted by Dex in the wake of Sean’s death, and the two renew their passionate love for each other; Fallon slips out of Jeff’s room after Sammy Jo shows up unexpectedly to accept his marriage offer; and Blake is devastated by his fear that Krystle's disappearance may be caused by a severe mental disorder.
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Posted on Thursday 4th October 2018
Dynasty, the hugely popular prime-time soap opera follows the exploits of the Carringtons and Colbys, both "oil-rich" family dynasties in Denver, CO, as they accrue and manipulate power and wealth.
In season 8, still held captive by the deranged Matthew Blaisdel, Blake and his family wait helplessly, as Blaisdel’s obsession for Krystle grows dangerously stronger; witnessing Alexis’ car plunge into the river, a handsome and mysterious stranger rescues her from the rushing current, and determined to thank her mysterious rescuer, Alexis finds the man she feels indebted to, but is dismayed by his casual acceptance of her
Dynasty Season 8 starts...SHARE: READ MORE Late to the party? Your chance to catch your CBS Drama favourites from the start!
Posted on Tuesday 25th September 2018
October is catch up month on CBS Drama and we're giving you the chance to paranormal series Medium and classic romantic series The Love Boat both from their very first episodes!
Medium is a captivating one-hour drama series, inspired by the life story of medium Allison Dubois, starring Patricia Arquette as a wife and mother of three who is trying to understand her natural intuition about people and her ability to communicate with the dead. While her husband Joe (Jake Weber) is as supportive and as loving as he can be, the couple is struggling to find a balance between her family life and Allison’s powerful calling. At work, Allison is hired by dis...SHARE: READ MORE 10 wild west facts about Bonanza!
Posted on Tuesday 4th September 2018
The adventures of Ben Cartwright and his sons has entertained fans around the world for decades and can be seen on CBS Drama weekdays at 9am in Bonanza.
But how much do you know about this beloved series? Here's 10 obscure facts about the Cartwrights.
10: There were 431 episodes recorded between 1959 to 1973.
9: In 2002 the theme tune was ranked number 43 in an all time greatest list by TV Guide.
8: The theme also had lyrics written by Jay Livingston and Ray Evans. Here’s a sample:
“We chased lady-luck, 'til we finally struck Bonanza. With a gun and a rope and a hat full of hope, planted a family tree. We got hold of a pot of gold, Bonanza...
Posted on Wednesday 29th August 2018
As you all know by now, Dynasty is the classic and incredibly popular prime-time soap opera which follows the exploits of the Carringtons and Colbys, both "oil-rich" family dynasties in Denver, CO, as they accrue and manipulate power and wealth.
In season 7, Alexis’s life is spared as Krystle is able to restrain Blake’s lethal temper; as La Mirage burns, Amanda is rescued by a mysterious stranger; Claudia is claimed victim by the ravaging flames, and Alexis turns the La Mirage fire into a scheme to bring Blake to his knees.
Don't miss a cat-fight weekdays at 10pm.SHARE: READ MORE Top 5 Unsolved Mysteries, can you explain them?
Posted on Friday 27th July 2018
Unsolved Mysteries is the cult series which presents accounts of bizarre and unnatural happenings. How many of the mysteries below can you explain?
5: Stigmata – This is when a person is afflicted with the wounds of Jesus’s crucifixion. Usually appearing on hands and feet, the first recorded stigmata dates to St Francis of Assisi who lived between 1186 to 1226.
4: Jack the Ripper – The most famous serial killer of all time, Jack the Ripper stalked the foggy streets of London in the 1880s. Slaughtering at least 11 women, his identity is still unknown.
3: The Loch Ness Monster – For centuries it’s been reported that a large, dinosaur...SHARE: READ MORE ER 6 - Love Boat 4!
Posted on Sunday 15th July 2018
The summer is well and truly here but CBS Drama is keeping the hits coming to keep you in the shade with Season 6 of ER and Season 4 of The Love Boat!
As you'd expect at this time of year ER is busier than ever and when Season 6 starts n 17th August a visiting doctor reveals a secret, a nurse gives birth to twins, and a patient murders a young doctor! This season sees Paul McCrane, Goran Visnjic, Maura Tierney, Michael Michele, Erik Palladino and Ming-Na join the esteemed cast.
Then we hit the high seas for The Love Boat Season 4 on the 29th August where Julie and Gopher are becoming more than just friends when Gop...SHARE: READ MORE PICK OF THE WEEK
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