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From Across the Pond: "Love Soup"

How shall I love thee? Let me count the ways... Longtime readers of this blog are intimately familiar with my love of British television. Those readers with a more than casual interest in British telly know then of my admiration for veteran TV writer David Renwick ( Jonathan Creek ) and my love for Black Books actress Tamsin Greig. (Yes, Fran Katzenjammer herself.) Imagine my surprise then when I discovered a new drama that manages to combine writer David Renwick, Tamsin Greig, and the quirkiness of Peep Show , all into one gleefully rich ball of neuroses called, rather appropriately, Love Soup . What if there was that one true love meant for you out there and you never met them? David Renwick's Love Soup attempts to answer that question by focusing on the story of Alice and Gil, two would-be lovers who are just perfect for one another. The only problem is that they don't know each other yet, each existing in a separate little pocket of space. Alice Chenery (Greig) works i