The Rook

‘The Rook’ Season 1 Review: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

From the women of The Rook to the pace and the differences between the Checquy and the Lugat, we’ve got plenty to discuss when it comes to season one of the Starz series. Now that it’s over and we’re sitting…

‘The Rook’ 1×08 Review: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly of the End

The Rook season one finale set Myfanwy free from her past, Linda Farrier on an unexpected path to protect EVA’s, and Monica in an unpredictable and dangerous situation similar to Myfanwy’s in episode one. All together, this finale delivered on…

‘The Rook’ 1×07 Review: The Prologue That Explains It All

When first presented with the title “Prologue” for this penultimate episode of The Rook I was hesitant. There was no way that the show would give me all the answers in one big bang? Right? Who does that? The Rook,…

‘The Rook’ 1×06 Review: Tearing a Young Woman Apart

The Rook‘s sixth episode set Myfanwy free to feel her past, the loss of it, and the joy that her memories might not be as gone as everyone assumes. She’s a powerhouse who has barely scratched the surface of who…

‘The Rook’ 1×05: 5 Things That We Can’t Stop Thinking About

The Rook episode 5 ramped up the revelations and made us fall deeper into the mystery that is Myfanwy Thomas and the Checquy. From the reveal that hippie looking lady is Myfanwy’s sister to Linda being the bamfest bamf to…

‘The Rook’ 1×05 Review: One Step Closer to the Truth

The Rook’s fifth episode shocked and delighted with revelation after revelation that really set the scope and scale of how big this Myfanwy conspiracy truly is! And we’re here for it! We’re here for being surprised that Myfanwy has a…

‘The Rook’ 1×04: 7 Things That We Can’t Stop Thinking About

The fourth episode of Starz The Rook left us wanting more badass Monica Reed and more clues as to what Myfanwy’s past is truly made up of. There’s unthinkable power flowing through both of these women’s veins with the latter…

‘The Rook’ 1×03 Review: Myfanwy, the Gestalt, and the Heteronormative Gaze

Myfanwy and the Gestalt shared a kiss that made us swoon and Monica started digging her own grave when it comes to the mystery of EVA trafficking in this week’s The Rook. The former is lovely and something we didn’t…

‘The Rook’ 1×02: 4 Moments We’re Still Talking About

The Rook’s second episode of season one left Monica shocked and Myfanwy still looking for answers to why she woke up surrounded by a bunch of vultures on a dark and stormy night. We’re barely scratching the surface of this…

The Rook 1×02: Myfanwy Isn’t Running from Her Past, She’s Running Towards It

The Rook‘s second episode delivered on the mystery while giving us all the character development for Myfanwy and the rest of the cast aka possible suspects in the attack that stole Myfanwy’s memories. Also, it made me realize something really…

‘The Rook’ 1×01: 5 Moments We’re Still Talking About

From waking up surrounded by bodies to meeting the Gestalt, there’s plenty that we can’t stop talking about from the season premiere of The Rook. So before the second episode airs, let’s talk about the 5 moments we can’t stop…

Starz is Bringing ‘The Rook’ to San Diego Comic Con and We’re Here For It!

The recently premiered and super-powered spy thriller known as The Rook is heading to San Diego Comic Con acccording to Deadline. This bodes well for the future of The Rook and shows that Starz is in it for the long…

‘The Rook’ 1×01 Review: The Mystery of Myfanwy, Disabled Representation, and The Gestalt

One episode in and I’m already hooked on The Rook. I know, sounds cheesy and like every other review raving about a brand new show. But it’s true. I love The Rook. I love Myfanwy and the mystery surrounding her…

5 Reasons Why You Should Watch Starz’s “The Rook”

Starz The Rook, the adaptation of Daniel O’Malley’s astonishing book, is almost upon us! To better prepare you, here at Fangirlish we put together 5 reasons why you should watch this show as we’re already a couple episodes in. But…