Hotel Babylon is facing a takeover by Donovan Credo - infamous in the hotel trade for ousting the staff and bringing in his own 'drones'. Rebecca is to be kept on but Donovan allows her to keep only ...
Already spooked after Tony tells them a grisly tale of murder at a nearby hotel, Anna and Max are further unsettled by the disappearance of security guard Jagdeep. Anna is sent to deliver a bottle of...
Besides Hotel Babylon, Emma Pierson and Max Beesley have worked together on Bloodlines (2006) and Talk To Me (2007). Every time they played together, their characters were romantically involved in some way. See more »
[to a group of prostitutes walking out of the lobby]
That's right keep walking! Back to the filthy London gutters you just crawled out of!
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I always had the idea that the BBC just made endless adaption's of Jane
Eyre and other costume dramas. How wrong I was! In the new millennium
the BBC has the same status as the American HBO. They spend their dough
on innovative, well crafted and highly enjoyable drama of the highest
level. ''Hotel Babylon'' is a little pearl, together with ''Life on
Mars'', ''State of Play'' and many, many other BBC-productions.
In Holland they aired Hotel Babylon together with Desperate Housewives.
A nice combination, both shows do have much things in common. They both
have a trendy atmosphere combined with a dark sense of humor, witty
dialog and a cast of colorful characters. Hotel Babylon is slightly
more deep because it shows the world of the rich and famous as a rotten
world; one that is corrupted by preposterous needs, adultery,
prostitution, crime, arrogance, the using of others, etc. Every episode
has a moral message in it for anyone who wants to see it, cleverly
hidden so it doesn't feel like its writers want to push their opinions
down your throat.
I must say that the romantic tension between Max Beesley and Tamzin
Outwaithe is another huge plus. Both actors are really the kind of
charismatic actors that carry any show to a higher level, most
certainly this one.
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