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Miss Scarlet and the DukeMiss Scarlet and the Duke
PBS, 2020 Running | Crime, Drama | ► Trailer
Rating: 4.4/5

Eliza Scarlet joins forces with a Scotland Yard Inspector to solve crime in 19th century London. When Eliza's father dies, he leaves her penniless in a time where marriage is her only option for financial security. But the headstrong Eliza is determined to find another way. Luckily, she has an ace up her bonnet - her father's business - a private detective agency. Eliza knows all the tricks of the trade but as a genteel 19th century lady she's never been allowed to put them into practice. To operate in this man's world, she needs a partner. Step forward Detective Inspector William Wellington of Scotland Yard, who is also known as "The Duke;" drinker, gambler and womaniser. Eliza and The Duke strike up a mismatched, fiery relationship that will crackle and smoulder with sexual tension as they team up to solve crime in the murkiest depths of 1880's London.


My One-Hit Kill SisterMy One-Hit Kill Sister
AT-X, 2023 Running | Comedy, Action, Fantasy, Anime | ► Trailer
Rating: 4/5

The story follows Asahi Ikusaba, a high-school student who got lost and ended up in another world. He has knowledge of video games and fantasy worlds, but he is weak and does not have any "cheat abilities." He finds his older sister Mayu in the other world, and she has the strongest cheat ability and also has a brother complex.


Strange EmpireStrange Empire
CBC, 2014 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Western | ► Trailer
Rating: 3.5/5

Set in 1869 Alberta-Montana border country, this series is a Western whose heroes are women. With most of the men gone, and those who remain battling for control, the women struggle to survive, to find their independence, and to build a life in which to thrive and raise families.


She-Ra: Princess of PowerShe-Ra: Princess of Power
Syndicated, 1985 Cancelled/Ended | Family, Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Rating: 2.7/5

Created in 1985 as a spin-off to the very popular cartoon He-Man and the Masters of the Universe, this show aimed at young girls quickly became one of Filmation's biggest hits. "I am Adora, He-Man's twin sister, and defender of the Crystal Castle. Fabulous secrets were revealed to me the day I held aloft my sword and said, 'For the Honor of Grayskull...'


Prisoner: Cell Block HPrisoner: Cell Block H
Ten, 1979 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Soaps
Rating: 2/5

This is a long running Australian soap about the inmates at the fictional women's prison Wentworth Detention Centre. The show ran from 1979 to 1986, with 692 episodes being made in total.


Canterbury's LawCanterbury's Law
FOX, 2008 Cancelled/Ended | Drama
Rating: 1/5

Canterbury's Law follows a passionate female defense attorney, Elizabeth Canterbury, who pushes the envelope to protect her innocent clients.


Masaba MasabaMasaba Masaba
Netflix, 2020 On Hiatus | Comedy, Drama
Rating: 4/5

Real life mom-daughter duo Neena and Masaba Gupta play versions of themselves in this playful, fictional peek into their lives in fashion and film.


The CommanderThe Commander
ITV, 2003 Cancelled/Ended | Drama, Crime, Mystery
Rating: 3/5

There are only four female commanders in the Metropolitan Police and only one of them specialises in murder. The Commander stars Amanda Burton as Commander Clare Blake, who is the Commander of the homicide devision, who's team consists of the sinister D.C.I. Hedges, played by Matthew Marsh, who is against her from the beginning. The Commander was created by Lynda La Plante, who has created other police dramas, such as Prime Suspect and Trial and Retribution. It is made by her production company La Plante Productions and broadcast on the ITV network. The role was created especially for Amanda Burton after La Plante saw her in an episode of Silent Witness.


The Last WitchThe Last Witch
Sky Living, 2013 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Drama, Horror

Katharine Kelly and Anne Reid star in a modern supernatural tale.


Pepper AnnPepper Ann
ABC, 1997 Cancelled/Ended | Comedy, Family, Animation

Pepper Ann is a freaky 12 year old who's slicker than grease in this hilarious cartoon where she's on a neverending quest to be cool! With her 2 good friends Nicky and Milo, they can conquer anything!


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