From "Gunsmoke" to 'Game of Thrones," "Heimat to Homeland," and "Bonanza" to "Breaking Bad," the most outstanding television shows of all time have inspired decades of devoted worship. This book provides fresh perspectives on old favourites and is packed with tantalising trivia.
Written by an international team of critics, authors, academics, producers and journalists, this book reviews TV series from more than 20 countries, highlights classic episodes to watch and also provides cast summaries and production details.
It is a must for anyone who wants to know why "India's Ramayan" is legendary, why "Roots" was groundbreaking, or what the ending of "Lost" was all about.
This is the ultimate book for the 'Netflix" and boxset generation, featuring all the greatest drama series ever broadcast as well as the weirdest game shows, controversial reality TV experiments and breathtaking nature documentaries.