10 Reasons You Need to Watch “Life on Mars” Right Now

wherein Anglonerd magazine attempts to convert Mars-virgins to binge-watch Life on Mars in celebration of the psychological, sci-fi cop drama’s tenth anniversary. 1. It’s available in the U.S. Unlike many great British shows, Life on Mars is readily available in both region 1/NTSC DVD and streaming (on Hulu). Just don’t mistake it for the corny American remake with Jason O’Mara…

Ashes to Ashes, a review

Ashes to Ashes (2008-2010) is the sequel series to Life on Mars. There are three seasons, totaling 24 episodes. Like Life on Mars, it’s created by Matthew Graham and Ashley Pharoah, and stars Philip Glenister, but John Simm has been replaced by Keeley Hawes for the lead. While you don’t technically have to have seen…

Life on Mars, a review

Life on Mars (2006-2007) and its sequel series Ashes to Ashes (2008-2010) are TV shows based around David Bowie songs, such as “Gene Genie” and “Heroes,” and “Life on Mars” and “Ashes to Ashes,” obviously. There are two seasons (16 episodes) of Life on Mars (three of Ashes to Ashes–24 episodes). Life on Mars was created by Ashley Pharoah and Matthew Graham and…