Posts by Carmen Croghan

'Us' Part Two Recap

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As Us concludes, Douglas finally locates Albie and begins to repair their strained relationship. But will his resolve to keep his family together be enough to change Connie's opinion about the state of their marriage?

'Us' Part One Recap

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Drama Republic and MASTERPIECE

In the first installment of Us, Connie blindsides her husband by announcing that their marriage has run its course. The couple agrees to go on a planned European Grand Tour for one last hurrah before their son Albie heads off to university, but Douglas has plans to win back his family.

'Bloodlands' Star James Nesbitt on Playing Traumatized Characters, His Love of Northern Ireland and More

When you hear the name James Nesbitt, you may think of any one of the Northern Irish actor's dozens of film and television roles over the past three decades, including Cold FeetPeter Jackson's The Hobbit trilogy, Waking Ned Devine, and The Missing. His career has indeed been prolific.

Nesbitt's latest role, in a new BBC mini-series called Bloodlands, will arrive on Acorn TV this March. A thriller about a detective investigating the apparent return of a shadowy Troubles-era assassin, the series is set and was filmed in and around Belfast. We had a chance to speak to Nesbitt himself about his homeland, the often traumatized characters he plays, and more.